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Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-17-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,887
Posted By Slydude
@nickyr Glad to hear things are going reasonably...

@nickyr Glad to hear things are going reasonably well right now. Sounds like you are keeping a good sense of humor.

We'll be glad to have you any time you fell like joining in. I've been trying to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 153
Posted By Slydude
What router are you using?

What router are you using?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 356
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for this thread guys. I don't span the...

Thanks for this thread guys. I don't span the same program across two monitors often except during a transition from one monitor to another.

I noticed the "ghosting" and thought I was going nuts...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-15-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By Slydude
The fact that multiple stations are misbehaving...

The fact that multiple stations are misbehaving suggest that it might be the result of a corrupted file. That's what prompted me to suggest trying iTunes from a newly created user account. That...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-14-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 598
Posted By Slydude
This page (https://bombich.com/download) on the...

This page (https://bombich.com/download) on the Carbon Copy Cloner site has links to both the older and current version.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,297
Posted By Slydude
Perhaps I missed it but have you guys checked the...

Perhaps I missed it but have you guys checked the Applications folder a few minutes after clicking the download button? The first time I tried downloading Yosemite I thought nothing was happening and...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,887
Posted By Slydude
:oGeez. Some people will do anything to avoid the...

:oGeez. Some people will do anything to avoid the Sunday chats.:)

Seriously, hope all goes well for you tomorrow. Let us know how things go as soon as you feel up to it.
Forum: News and Community Announcements 12-14-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By Slydude
December 14, 2014 video chat approaches

Time for the weekly Mac-Forums video chat (https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/covk0nnvrgddbb7mdq8m4d01bn0), 7:00 p.m. Central time tonight as usual.

Look for some clarification about Time...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-14-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 86
Posted By Slydude
Here's a download link for Safari...

Here's a download link for Safari (http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1569?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US). That should get it current. Once you have done that run Software Update to make sure everything...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By Slydude
Do you have a second user account on your Mac? If...

Do you have a second user account on your Mac? If not create one then log into that account Run iTunes from there and see if some of the stations which are having problems run correctly from there....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-14-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 86
Posted By Slydude
We'll need to know some more information about...

We'll need to know some more information about your machine to better advice you which browsers will run.

What are your Macs specs? You can find that information by going to the Apple menu item in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-14-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 366
Posted By Slydude
That should be workable since it will leave the...

That should be workable since it will leave the drive with more than 20% of its space free. OS X needs some free space for swap files that get created while the machine is running. We usually...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-14-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By Slydude
I think that will work. Ut has been a while since...

I think that will work. Ut has been a while since I helped someone with that utility so perhaps someone else can give you a more definitive answer.

You may be right about the anti virus software...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 1,013
Views: 104,897
Posted By Slydude
Welcome to the forum. Feel free to ask tons of...

Welcome to the forum. Feel free to ask tons of questions.

Nice piece of gear you have there. Color me jealous.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
See my post above. I think this message appears...

See my post above. I think this message appears because the Mac isa still running Yosemite. If you can create the bootable USB drive with Mavericks and boot from there you should be able to create...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,189
Posted By Slydude
Yes. I've done it numerous times. Use the Save As...

Yes. I've done it numerous times. Use the Save As feature to choose whichever Word format the other person's version of Word can open. There are apparently some instances where documents with complex...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
If I am understanding what happened correctly...

If I am understanding what happened correctly making the bootable USB drive is the next step. When the download finishes you will see a screen asking whether you want to continue. Don't hit continue....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
The thing that usually stops the process is that...

The thing that usually stops the process is that the installer essentially says you have a newer OS on your machine you can't go back to an older one. That is why the procedure outlined in the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,189
Posted By Slydude
OpenOffice and its variants (LibreOffice etc) are...

OpenOffice and its variants (LibreOffice etc) are programs that actually get installed on your machine. The one downside is that some documents, most likely those with complex formatting, do not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
The process looks worse than it is. It covers...

The process looks worse than it is. It covers situations where someone has a backup and situations where one doesn't have a backup. If you make a full backup of the Yosemite install first you can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
I think the following will work to get you where...

I think the following will work to get you where you want to go. Other members can verify whether the steps work before you start. Here's an example...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,470
Posted By Slydude
I can't in good conscience recommend using a...

I can't in good conscience recommend using a torrent to get a copy of Mavericks, First off it is a violation of the license agreement to use those versions of the software. Second, pirated/torrented...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-13-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By Slydude
There is a TuneIn app for the iPad. I have not...

There is a TuneIn app for the iPad. I have not used it enough to give you much of an idea how well it works.

Not to belabor the point but I'm still curious about the radio options in iTunes and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-13-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By Slydude
I don't use Bing either but my last web search...

I don't use Bing either but my last web search results seem to show in Spotlight. Try going into the Spotlight preference pane and see which items are checked. If you want an item included make sure...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-13-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By Slydude
I doubt that is going to be much help to the OP....

I doubt that is going to be much help to the OP. In your case the failure of a Time Machine backup has little/nothing to do with the issue. Such a backup has nothing to do with the process of...
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