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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-13-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By MancmacUK
Is there an OSX app similar to Doskey (Windows)

Is there an OSX app similar to Doskey (Windows)

I found this very useful for repeating previously typed text ( ie for Google Search) or commands in Windows.

I know about Terminal, I'm looking...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-03-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By MancmacUK
Power the USB hub from it's own PSU. I had...

Power the USB hub from it's own PSU.

I had an iMac powered 4 way, and it used to sometimes freeze the iMac after sleep. for some reason.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 17,535
Posted By MancmacUK
Good link. After KeyBoardClean, my "Y" and...

Good link.

After KeyBoardClean, my "Y" and "SPACE" keys didn't work, so had to reboot anyway to clear this !

(Try doing a search for keyboard, without a "y" to find quoted post again... !!)
...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-05-2011, 07:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,174
Posted By MancmacUK
When I have two iMacs connected via ethernet...

When I have two iMacs connected via ethernet through my router, I can see the other iMac and access it in Devices in Finder window.

Other iMac doesn't have Airport.

If I get another iMac that...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-03-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,286
Posted By MancmacUK
I bought 2 x 16gb and 2 x 8gb USB flashdrives to...

I bought 2 x 16gb and 2 x 8gb USB flashdrives to backup store my photo's

But even being fast they are so slow....

2 hours to download 16gb on USB2

In the end I went back to DVD / CD storage,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-01-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,164
Posted By MancmacUK
You can use Spotlight as a basic calculator. ...

You can use Spotlight as a basic calculator.

And if you press enter it will open Calculator
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-01-2011, 07:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,194
Posted By MancmacUK
I bet they're not unhappy with the staff discount...

I bet they're not unhappy with the staff discount !
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2011, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,533
Posted By MancmacUK
My 10.6.8 upgrade was interrupted, iMac ok but a...

My 10.6.8 upgrade was interrupted, iMac ok but a few niggles.

I re-installed 10.6.3 from disc, cured my problems
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,675
Posted By MancmacUK
Backlight dead ?

Backlight dead ?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,115
Posted By MancmacUK
Tiny spider screensaver ?

Tiny spider screensaver ?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-25-2011, 12:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,083
Posted By MancmacUK
I already do that !! I have 3 external...

I already do that !!

I have 3 external drives I use for backup, one is TM, one is CCC and the third is straight copy of folders since last copy.

But TM is the easiest and quickest to do...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,083
Posted By MancmacUK
I use TM, but only after some major software or...

I use TM, but only after some major software or XL changes.
Works a treat.

Question...
Can I use two separate external HDD's as TM backup ?
(Safer to have two backups)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,419
Posted By MancmacUK
After many attempts to get Mail to accept and...

After many attempts to get Mail to accept and save passwords, in the end I re-upgraded 10.6.3 to 10.6.3 again, waited the hour, and fortunately Mail now accepts and saves passwords for all my POP...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,419
Posted By MancmacUK
After many attempts to get Mail to accept and...

After many attempts to get Mail to accept and save passwords, in the end I re-upgraded 10.6.3 to 10.6.3 again, waited the hour, and fortunately Mail now accepts and saves passwords for all my POP...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,419
Posted By MancmacUK
Mail repeatedly asking for account password

After upgrading from 10.5.8 to 10.6.3, and then nearly updating to 10.6.7, failed connection meant poor download, Mail has deleted all my passwords in all my accounts, requiring me to enter passwords...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,419
Posted By MancmacUK
After upgrading from 10.5.8 to 10.6.3, and then...

After upgrading from 10.5.8 to 10.6.3, and then nearly updating to 10.6.7, failed connection meant poor download, Mail has deleted all my passwords in all my accounts, requiring me to enter passwords...
Forum: Movies and Video 06-13-2011, 02:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,099
Posted By MancmacUK
I use iSquint for all my video conversions

I use iSquint for all my video conversions
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-13-2011, 02:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By MancmacUK
Make iMac Automatically go into sleep at startup ?

I am looking for a small program that will put my iMac into sleep mode immediately after starting up.
Probably have it as a login item.
I like to switch on my iMac, then go and do something, like...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,088
Posted By MancmacUK
http://img713.imageshack.us/img713/9329/muckykeybo...

http://img713.imageshack.us/img713/9329/muckykeyboard.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/713/muckykeyboard.jpg/)

Not mine !!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-11-2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,488
Posted By MancmacUK
That's exactly what I do.

That's exactly what I do.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-07-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,260
Posted By MancmacUK
Copy the phrase .jpg Paste it after your...

Copy the phrase .jpg

Paste it after your rename.

Swot I do.

Actually, in a series of pics, I copy the whole name, inc .jpg, then amend the name just a bit, usually in a series of SPACE a,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-04-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 38,956
Posted By MancmacUK
Camino is my preferred browser, but I do need to...

Camino is my preferred browser, but I do need to use Safari for a couple of websites for compatibility where some text disappears, or some text boxes are extremely small.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-04-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,614
Posted By MancmacUK
Camino is my preferred browser, but I do need to...

Camino is my preferred browser, but I do need to use Safari for a couple of websites for compatibility where some text disappears, or some text boxes are extremely small.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-03-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 894
Posted By MancmacUK
We ALL are, with good reason, enjoy.

We ALL are, with good reason, enjoy.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 974
Posted By MancmacUK
Why no update for 10.5.8 ?

Why no update for 10.5.8 ?
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