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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-28-2010, 05:16 PM
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Posted By bdmsb
My Leopard was not showing Windows machines, but...

My Leopard was not showing Windows machines, but relaunching Finder fixed it immediately.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2008, 03:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
Yep, that works. Thanks.

Yep, that works. Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
You may find my reply exasperating. On the one...

You may find my reply exasperating. On the one hand I want more control over my computer, on the other hand I don't want to run it (or search) with a command line interface anymore! To me, this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
See, now I don't get this. I hate it when the...

See, now I don't get this. I hate it when the computer thinks it knows what I want to do better than I do. I don't understand the logic of a FIND command that doesn't find everything. In 2008 are we...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2008, 02:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
Yeah, I'm doing the same thing. But you have...

Yeah, I'm doing the same thing. But you have "System files" between "Subject" and "Tempo". On my machine (10.4.11) it's not there. Our two lists are similar, but with many differences.

But...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2008, 12:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
Did that. The first item in the list is "Album"...

Did that. The first item in the list is "Album" and the last item is "Year recored" but there is no "System files".
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2008, 11:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
I followed the directions in the Macworld...

I followed the directions in the Macworld article, but I don't get the option of choosing "System Files".

I'll try EasyFind.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2008, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
I'm no expert with Terminal, but I typed "find ....

I'm no expert with Terminal, but I typed "find . -type f *.vcf" into it and got the reply "find: *.vcf: unknown expression primary".

Anyway, I'm really not so keen on using Unix commands to find...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
Command + F is no good. It doesn't find files...

Command + F is no good. It doesn't find files that end with ".vcf" either. It was my understanding that Command-F just used the same Spotlight engine.

I can see files that end with ".vcf" in my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,021
Posted By bdmsb
What to use for a FIND command?

Spotlight doesn't find certain things. For example, I want to locate and delete all files on my hard disk that end with ".vcf". But Spotlight won't find them. Is there some 3rd party utility that...
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