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Forum: iOS and Apps 10-05-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 526
Posted By riverteeth
Do you mean the whole contact, or just the...

Do you mean the whole contact, or just the (mailing) address of contacts. You can turn off syncing for the former from within iTunes of course. You can also put your contacts into groups in Address...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-05-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 565
Posted By riverteeth
Have you heard of fivefilters.org...

Have you heard of fivefilters.org (http://fivefilters.org/content-only/)?

It will turn one of those 'intro-only' feeds into a full text feed for you, so if Mobile RSS Free downloads everything the...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-02-2010, 09:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 509
Posted By riverteeth
Wi-fi syncing apps not able to connect to iPhone

Hi everyone,

I have two apps on my iPhone that use Wi-fi syncing, Docs To Go and Things, and neither has been able to connect to my iPhone. I can make wi-fi syncing work on Things if I set up a...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-25-2010, 01:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,305
Posted By riverteeth
Things certainly would seem to be the most...

Things certainly would seem to be the most painless option, in that I probably wouldn't HAVE to spend much time learning a new system or worrying about how to sync. Only hesitation is the cost.
...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-24-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,305
Posted By riverteeth
best task managment app (e.g. iGTD, Things, etc)

I should be getting my first iPhone in a few days, and I'm doing a bit of research on what apps should be first on my homescreen.

One big reason I'm finally getting an iPhone is to finally be able...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-12-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 604
Posted By riverteeth
Stop multiplying birthday calendars in iCal?

It seems that every once in a while I notice that iCal (or address book, I don't know) creates a new and redundant birthday calendar in iCal. I often don't notice it until there are 4 or 5 birthday...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2010, 01:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By riverteeth
Well, the 'vanishing drive' fix didn't seem to do...

Well, the 'vanishing drive' fix didn't seem to do any good. First, I'm not sure this was my problem, as I couldn't see the drive in OS X even with 'invisibles' turned on (this is pretty simple with...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By riverteeth
Question External HD failure, think it's an unusual OS problem

(as I explain below, I think I've ruled out hardware as the cause for this problem, so that's why I'm putting it in the OS board)

Hi all,

This morning, my two year old trusty Time Machine...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2010, 11:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 464
Posted By riverteeth
Question Dictionary.app not working properly with multiple dictionaries

Hi all,

I have 9 dictionaries installed for use with dictionary.app, including wikipedia in english, chinese, and japanese. For some reason, if I look up an english word that happens to appear in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-13-2010, 05:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,516
Posted By riverteeth
I WAS having the same problem, until I did a...

I WAS having the same problem, until I did a (system) software update. iLife updates come with OS updates, so if you haven't done that recently, give it a try.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-19-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,619
Posted By riverteeth
Question Boot up iMac with keyboard shortcut?

Hi all,

I've been told that you can boot up, and shut down, the iMac with keyboard shortcuts. I know that "ctr eject" brings up the shutdown dialog, but I can't find a keyboard shortcut for...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-12-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By riverteeth
Thanks, yea they let me do that, and now I have...

Thanks, yea they let me do that, and now I have it figured out. It can be done through the control panel of my site.

Now that I've tried Filezilla, that seems like a more advanced tool, so I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-09-2010, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 697
Posted By riverteeth
use cyberduck to ftp files between users?

Hi all,

So have a hosted website with a 4 GB limit on space, and I'd like to be able to use that as an ftp server for sending/receiving files between myself and family/friends/colleagues.

I'm...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-07-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Final report: So I finally erased my boot...

Final report:

So I finally erased my boot drive, reinstalled Snow Leopard completely fresh, bringing over files and library cataloges manually from backup, instead of using Time Machine as I had...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-05-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Yea, that would make sense to me as well, but one...

Yea, that would make sense to me as well, but one of the first things I tried was to make sure I had the latest Office updates (I have it set to check once a week, but I ran it manually several times...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-05-2010, 01:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Ok, I tried reinstalling Office (which is 2008,...

Ok, I tried reinstalling Office (which is 2008, not 2004 btw) to see if that would fix the problem. I tried once using the Remove Office tool, which never worked in the past, but did this time,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-02-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Nope, but thanks.

Nope, but thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-02-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 21,963
Posted By riverteeth
Have you guys (eagle29, sprale, and stanley2010)...

Have you guys (eagle29, sprale, and stanley2010) tried dcow's suggestions in post #5 above? i.e.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-02-2010, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
OK, tried logging in under a different account. ...

OK, tried logging in under a different account. Still not behaving.

Thanks a lot for continuing to try and help me fix this! I really appreciate it. I've posted the question to the Apple...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-02-2010, 06:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Good idea, should have done this first. Now I...

Good idea, should have done this first. Now I have, twice, rebooting afterwards, and still no quicklook.

Funny thing about running disk permissions, every time I've ever run it, the same two...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-01-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
OK, tried that, still no dice. At first I...

OK, tried that, still no dice.

At first I was a bit worried, becuase I didn't have the ....word.prefs.plist file you mention. But then I found here (http://word.mvps.org/mac/damagedprefs.html)...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-30-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Ah yes... OK, I tried generating a new plist...

Ah yes...

OK, I tried generating a new plist file as you instructed. But this did not fix the problem. What other fixes can you suggest?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-29-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,791
Posted By riverteeth
Question Quick look has stopped working with MS Word docs

Would love to know why the finder's quick look function has ceased working for all my mircrosoft word docs (also in Path Finder). Any ideas?

OS 10.6.3
Word 2008 12.2.4

Thanks!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-23-2010, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,893
Posted By riverteeth
Right, just figured that out when I saw it was a...

Right, just figured that out when I saw it was a .exe file!

Why wouldn't you recommend using 64 bit? Compatibility issues? Guess I don't really have a critical reason for using it... but guessed...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-23-2010, 04:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,893
Posted By riverteeth
Sorry! Just occured to me to google Bootcamp...

Sorry!

Just occured to me to google Bootcamp Windows 7 compatibility, and it turns out you need the Bootcamp 3.1 update. I checked my version, and sure enough it's only 3.0.1. I just ran OS X...
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