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Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-11-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,800
Posted By Pigstick
Lion has Copy and Paste. If you press Command +...

Lion has Copy and Paste. If you press Command + C you are ready to copy. Go to new location. If you press Command + V you will copy a version of the file to this location. If you press Command +...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-26-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,053
Posted By Pigstick
Mac Office 2011 - Another Critical Update

Computerworld - Microsoft yesterday re-released Office for Mac 2011 Service Pack 2 (SP2) after fixing a bug that wormed into the original update.

Last Friday, three days after it first issued...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-26-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 792
Posted By Pigstick
Download the correct language version from...

Download the correct language version from Microsoft. Use the CD key that came with your version to activate.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-23-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,339
Posted By Pigstick
iPhoto has a separate Trash folder within. If...

iPhoto has a separate Trash folder within. If you haven't emptied it, have a look at the Trash inside iPhoto.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-21-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By Pigstick
Change your bank password. The advice the...

Change your bank password.
The advice the bank is giving you is 'standard' and is aimed at PC users. Macs are virus free (lots of posts on the forum on this).
Make sure you pick a good, strong...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-20-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,963
Posted By Pigstick
On Chrome, if you type in chrome://plugins/ can...

On Chrome, if you type in chrome://plugins/ can you see Java enabled or disabled?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-20-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,963
Posted By Pigstick
Does Safari work?

Does Safari work?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-20-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,963
Posted By Pigstick
Have you tried re-installing Chrome or Firefox?

Have you tried re-installing Chrome or Firefox?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-19-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,953
Posted By Pigstick
I used (use) Ccleaner on the PC and am a huge...

I used (use) Ccleaner on the PC and am a huge fan. But on my Mac I've stayed with Onyx as I think it is more thorough. Still, early days for Ccleaner on the Mac though and it may develop. That...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-13-2012, 08:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,268
Posted By Pigstick
Answered in the other forum you posted this!

Answered in the other forum you posted this!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-13-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,268
Posted By Pigstick
Most likely it has been accidentally concealed. ...

Most likely it has been accidentally concealed.
On the right hand side of the screen (underneath the search box) you should see an icon arrow (there is another icon to the right of it for ribbon...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-12-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 61,043
Posted By Pigstick
Apple has released another update - Java for OS X...

Apple has released another update - Java for OS X Lion 2012-2013. They say:

This Java security update removes the most common variants of the Flashback malware.

This update also configures the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-11-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 956
Posted By Pigstick
Looks cool:Cool: Does it work;D

Looks cool:Cool: Does it work;D
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-10-2012, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,932
Posted By Pigstick
It's a Lion default setting. You have (I think:))...

It's a Lion default setting. You have (I think:)) two options:

1. Turn it off by going to System Preferences - General - and uncheck 'Restore Windows when quitting and re-opening apps'

or, if...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 893
Posted By Pigstick
Hi, In Excel (I use 2011 but hope it is the...

Hi,

In Excel (I use 2011 but hope it is the same), go to Preferences, go to 'Authoring' and select 'Edit'.

Third box down on the left should be checked and the default is set to 'down'. Pick...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 979
Posted By Pigstick
Try looking in Spotlight?

Try looking in Spotlight?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By Pigstick
Have a look here: Back Up or Move Your Safari...

Have a look here: Back Up or Move Your Safari Bookmarks to a New Mac (http://macs.about.com/od/usingyourmac/qt/safari-bookmarks-backup.htm)

Alternatively I use XMarks (Xmarks | Bookmark Sync and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-09-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,094
Posted By Pigstick
Does it do it for all discs or just one? Had a...

Does it do it for all discs or just one? Had a similar problem with a Macbook and was blaming the machine and then found out that it was a crappy disc...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-09-2012, 01:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 884
Posted By Pigstick
In Address Book you need to identify yourself. ...

In Address Book you need to identify yourself. Other applications on your computer, such as iCal, iChat, and Mail, use information from your “me” card. It's easy to do. Once you have filled out a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-08-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,989
Posted By Pigstick
Fair comment on ad blockers and revenue... but. ...

Fair comment on ad blockers and revenue... but. In the case of ABP (only one I have used) it works like an on off switch. I can easily disable it for sites, such as this forum, and ads appear. If...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,680
Posted By Pigstick
For Flashback I found the instructions a bit OTT...

For Flashback I found the instructions a bit OTT for my limited skills. I found this link which provides an easy check from Mashable:
http://mashable.com/2012/04/05/mac-flashback-trojan-check/
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-05-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,989
Posted By Pigstick
I was going nuts with ads for MacKeeper on seemed...

I was going nuts with ads for MacKeeper on seemed like every page I went to. I installed Ad Block Plus (I'm using Chrome) (http://adblockplus.org/en/) and have not seen the ads since. Wonderful!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-05-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 804
Posted By Pigstick
Sims 3 runs fine with Mac but same as PC depends...

Sims 3 runs fine with Mac but same as PC depends on the system specs for performance. I've run it on MacBook and it worked but was very slow compared to a (much more powerful) desktop PC. If you...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-05-2012, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,177
Posted By Pigstick
I think you need to turn off your Hotmail...

I think you need to turn off your Hotmail keyboard shortcuts. To do this:
Click on 'Options' (top right of screen on mine)
Select 'More Options'
Go to 'Customizing Hotmail' and select 'Keyboard...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,042
Posted By Pigstick
First thing to do is change your Hotmail...

First thing to do is change your Hotmail password. If someone has hacked into your hotmail account online you won't see anything on your computer. Make sure the new password is strong. Interesting...
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