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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Doesn't matter if it does. It's a direct...

Doesn't matter if it does. It's a direct download link, so as long as Safari is working, it will download. Unless the server is what's acting up, in which case the App Store isn't the problem, and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Lifeisabeach
I provided a direct download link. The App Store...

I provided a direct download link. The App Store isn't involved in that.

EDIT: he should also try running Onyx's full suite of maintenance and cleaning tools.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Today, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Lifeisabeach
The developer of Speed Download has shut down and...

The developer of Speed Download has shut down and the app is no longer available for purchase (http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/4710/speed-download). In fact, the developer of a similar app, Folx,...
Forum: Security Awareness Today, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Start by getting rid of Avast and see if that...

Start by getting rid of Avast and see if that resolves the problem. It's unnecessary and may even be the culprit for all we know. AV software on OS X is all-too-often buggy and a significant drain...
Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 50
Posted By Lifeisabeach
That does seem a little high, and there is a...

That does seem a little high, and there is a discussion on Apple's forums with others raising similar concerns.
https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6641477

Before doing anything, be absolutely...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Lifeisabeach
If those details in your forum profile are...

If those details in your forum profile are correct, you are on 10.10.1 right now. Download the 10.10.4 Combo Update and run that. It will get you up to speed on all the latest fixes and hopefully...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Correct. They don't exist. It works...

Correct.



They don't exist. It works how it works now, which thankfully is improved over the first round of changes they made to it in... Lion I think it was. They really mangled a lot of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 10:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 249
Posted By Lifeisabeach
I provided a link to it already. It's the same...

I provided a link to it already. It's the same developer as ClickToFlash. I would uninstall ClickToFlash before installing ClickToPlugin. CTP has the same functionality as CTF, and much more, of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By Lifeisabeach
You should tell us what version of OS X you are...

You should tell us what version of OS X you are currently running. Meanwhile, assuming 10.10 Yosemite....



You can't.



You can't. The new way of doing it is perfectly usable once you...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 10:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By Lifeisabeach
For working with media, using USB likely isn't in...

For working with media, using USB likely isn't in your best interests. I'm a little fuzzy on the details, but I do recall reading that USB is somewhat more prone to data loss under some situations...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 10:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 249
Posted By Lifeisabeach
If you want to download a YouTube video via...

If you want to download a YouTube video via Safari, this can be done by using the extension "ClickToPlugin". It has an option to add a "Download video" action on the right-click menu. I just tried...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 249
Posted By Lifeisabeach
You aren't moving Firefox from the DMG file (a...

You aren't moving Firefox from the DMG file (a virtual disk image that acts like a DVD) to your Applications folder like you should be. You are mounting the virtual drive and running it from there. ...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting Yesterday, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By Lifeisabeach
X Lossless Decoder is, hands down, the very best...

X Lossless Decoder is, hands down, the very best there is. There simply is no competition. And it's free!
X Lossless Decoder for Mac | MacUpdate...
Forum: iOS and Apps Yesterday, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 303
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Nice find! I did the same and man the app looks...

Nice find! I did the same and man the app looks soooo much cleaner now. I actually like what Apple did with the Artists/Genre/Albums (etc) buttons. There never was enough room for them all on the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-04-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Have you authorized a different iPad for your...

Have you authorized a different iPad for your iCloud account previously? If so, then you may have sent the code to that iPad. Normally it just pops up right there on the screen.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-04-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Lifeisabeach
High DPI displays are the future. If your...

High DPI displays are the future. If your existing work doesn't look good on these displays, then don't you think you SHOULD get one to make sure your work does look good on them going forward?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-04-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 351
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Awesome. It sounds like the old cable failing...

Awesome. It sounds like the old cable failing was just a coincidence with the OS update. It does happen. Thanks for posting the update... it's always helpful to know what the final resolution is.
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-04-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 303
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Aha! I'm relieved to see it never went away,...

Aha! I'm relieved to see it never went away, although this is a far from intuitive move here. *waits for chas to come defend it*



Agreed. My "Connect" list is littered with artists I don't...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-04-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 303
Posted By Lifeisabeach
He's inquiring about the Music app on iOS. No...

He's inquiring about the Music app on iOS. No one asked about or mentioned iTunes 12. And the "new" version is 12.2.0.145. You haven't been using it for months. Anyway, I'm gonna go out on a limb...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-03-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 303
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Not sure about the iTunes Library itself, but...

Not sure about the iTunes Library itself, but there are plenty of apps that will let you build a library for that app and put the music on your iDevice. Here's one:
EZMP3 Player Pro...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-03-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By Lifeisabeach
I use MFC myself and it works great. I actually...

I use MFC myself and it works great. I actually have to thanks to a replacement HDD that won't take the thermal monitoring cable.

One thing to also try is resetting the SMC. It's possible the fan...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-03-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 303
Posted By Lifeisabeach
With space at a premium, I guess they had to...

With space at a premium, I guess they had to prioritize making room for buttons related to the streaming music service. Find yourself another music app that gives you what you need and call it a day.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-02-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Lifeisabeach
That depends on what you are streaming to. If...

That depends on what you are streaming to. If it's an Apple TV, then I think not (edit: you should be able to use AirPlay for audio to an ATV from most any app). To iPhone/iPad/Mac, then there are...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Are you restoring iOS clean, or restoring a...

Are you restoring iOS clean, or restoring a backup? Do a restore and set it up as a new device to see if that works.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-02-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Amazing how this is a "known issue" according to...

Amazing how this is a "known issue" according to the release notes. I wouldn't be surprised if this had something to do with the streaming service. Why let people share what they own for free if...
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