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Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-16-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By MBP17•David
That's how IMAP accounts are displayed - what you...

That's how IMAP accounts are displayed - what you see there is what's on each of your IMAP servers.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-13-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By MBP17•David
I always though it's deeeamgeeee :\

I always though it's deeeamgeeee :\
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-13-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By MBP17•David
If you're not tied in to any existing library of...

If you're not tied in to any existing library of .cdr files, forget about CorelDRAW on Mac.

Don't get me wrong - I really like the software, and have used it since v.2 all the way back in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 288
Posted By MBP17•David
This is very important, as YOU might not go...

This is very important, as YOU might not go online, but that doesn't mean various bits and pieces of software running on your Windows system won't. You have to actively deny them the possibility,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 288
Posted By MBP17•David
As chscag...

As chscag (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/members/chscag.html) said, you'll be fine: I have a very similar function for my VirtualBox Windows-XP VM: I need to run CorelDRAW X3 as I have a huge...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-11-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By MBP17•David
A very brief follow-up... There are a couple...

A very brief follow-up...

There are a couple of peculiarities to running this USB 3.0 Express Card and [updated to v.2.2.7] Generic USB kext:


There's no soft power down of connected volumes,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-09-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,686
Posted By MBP17•David
I came across this chart some time ago, and...

I came across this chart some time ago, and thought: "That's not bad ..." so I kept a copy ;D
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-09-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,686
Posted By MBP17•David
Ah, but that's true in any language ;D

Ah, but that's true in any language ;D
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-09-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,686
Posted By MBP17•David
What ever do you mean?! It's remarkably precise...

What ever do you mean?! It's remarkably precise ... one simply needs a decoder:

http://i1371.photobucket.com/albums/ag317/macforums-david/WhatBritishmean_zps0e1e9629.jpg~original

:D
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-07-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By MBP17•David
Yes thanks, in fact some posts (and eBay seller's...

Yes thanks, in fact some posts (and eBay seller's description too) said it might not work with mid-2010 MBP 17" at all ... I was willing to chance it, for the little money it cost.

As far as...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-07-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By MBP17•David
Excellent, thank you Craig! Exactly what I...

Excellent, thank you Craig!

Exactly what I wanted: kext from a trusted source and a few lines in Terminal, knowing precisely what am I actually letting into my system. Great stuff.

It worked...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-07-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By MBP17•David
That's the problem - it's from eBay...

That's the problem - it's from eBay :Lips-Are-Sealed: Anyway, the seller is just that - a seller, they might not be aware, if there's a malicious component in the driver package ...

I've searched...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-06-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By MBP17•David
USB 3.0 Express Card Driver + Kext Wizard?

I found, what appears to be a reasonable solution, for adding a couple of USB 3.0 ports to my mid-2010 MBP, without making it look silly, i.e. this Express Card...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By MBP17•David
I was going to start a thread about it, even took...

I was going to start a thread about it, even took a few screenshots about a month ago, but then the stiff upper lip got the best of me ... lol ... until now that is ;D
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By MBP17•David
Actually, that's not entirely correct: I have a...

Actually, that's not entirely correct: I have a very similar issue, also since second Mavericks update or thereabouts ... Spell checker in Mail, Safari, Calendar, Contacts, iPhoto, Notes, Reminders...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-03-2014, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By MBP17•David
Thant's great, thanks for the feedback :)

Thant's great, thanks for the feedback :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 621
Posted By MBP17•David
I did wonder, what was the reason for formatting...

I did wonder, what was the reason for formatting 1.5TB as exFAT, I didn't even know (or rather wasn't interested, whether) it could handle such amount of data ... the largest volume I used it on is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 621
Posted By MBP17•David
Ah, it's been a very long time, since I used an...

Ah, it's been a very long time, since I used an actual Windows system (as opposed to VM), I thought perhaps, they have it now.
In Linux, Permissions tab in drive properties will show you file...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 621
Posted By MBP17•David
Is ownership enabled on this volume?

Is ownership enabled on this volume?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-02-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By MBP17•David
I also noted that, if I only change Format, but...

I also noted that, if I only change Format, but leave Language selection for the cell on English (UK), I get currency shown as €1,234,567.89 (which is how I would write it) - so OpenOffice gives a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-02-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By MBP17•David
I don't have Numbers on my MBP, but I would guess...

I don't have Numbers on my MBP, but I would guess it follows the general locale preferences set in
System Preferences | Language & Region | Advanced | General, where you can set decimal and 000...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-01-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,196
Posted By MBP17•David
Like other said, I am not particularly thrilled...

Like other said, I am not particularly thrilled with the way Google behaves, it is not really a concern about my personal data misuse, etc, more of a disgust at the complete philosophy shift from...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-01-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,196
Posted By MBP17•David
I'm sure it is, I just don't want anything Google...

I'm sure it is, I just don't want anything Google on my system :\



Yeah, I'm a bit confused by my own reaction to it too ... doesn't appear to be based on anything quantifiable or objective ...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-30-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,196
Posted By MBP17•David
Yes, but what other options are there? - I prefer...

Yes, but what other options are there? - I prefer not use anything Google, so Chrome is out; don't like Opera (well, I do like it, only the La Scala kind); Firefox - it's in my Linux VM ... feels a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-30-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,196
Posted By MBP17•David
I got into habit of ⌘Q-ing Safari every chance I...

I got into habit of ⌘Q-ing Safari every chance I get, it is somewhat satisfying to see a GB or more of RAM being freed right away (Memory Clean display in Menu) ;D
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