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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 297
Posted By vansmith
Assuming you have a version of OS X that, in its...

Assuming you have a version of OS X that, in its licence, permits virtualized instances and you have VM software that support OS X, it can be set up like any other VM. What do you have and what have...
Forum: Security Awareness 05-21-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 387
Posted By vansmith
If one solution works, no point complicating...

If one solution works, no point complicating things by adding unnecessary layers. ;)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vansmith
Do you have a language preference? There are a...

Do you have a language preference? There are a whole host of languages available including .NET languages.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By vansmith
Odds are, you haven't looked at all files on the...

Odds are, you haven't looked at all files on the HD and as such, I'd probably go with what OS X is telling you is available.

OnyX is a good start as per Iclev's post. You may also want to take a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 241
Posted By vansmith
You don't need to buy a new computer to solve a...

You don't need to buy a new computer to solve a software problem.

You note that the software requires a dual core or quad core processor. You're fine on that front. Apple hasn't sold a machine...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 286
Posted By vansmith
We're going to need a lot more information here....

We're going to need a lot more information here. What platform are you planning to develop for? What programming and design experience do you have? What are you (and not) familiar with?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-20-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 479
Posted By vansmith
I have an old Canon inkjet lyind around that...

I have an old Canon inkjet lyind around that becomes utterly useless when it has no ink - I can't scan if there's no ink and I can't print b/w if there's no color. What a waste of my time and money...
Forum: Security Awareness 05-20-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 387
Posted By vansmith
I'm guessing that, at least in part, there is a...

I'm guessing that, at least in part, there is a conflict between KV and FileVault. Is there any reason you need both?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-20-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,078
Posted By vansmith
While you're at it, want to throw an order in...

While you're at it, want to throw an order in there for me?

I don't know enough about any technical limits but I suppose my thinking is "why not go fully flash"? I admit that I keep things light...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-19-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By vansmith
Or an encrypted disk image generated through Disk...

Or an encrypted disk image generated through Disk Utility?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-19-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By vansmith
Do you mind sharing your solution for those who...

Do you mind sharing your solution for those who might come across this thread with the same issue?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By vansmith
It's definitely not Java 45 because Java is only...

It's definitely not Java 45 because Java is only at version 8. That said, it is possible that you're being asked to download Java 1.8.0_45 which is the 45th update to Java 1.8 (or Java 8...yeah, Java...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-16-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
If life has taught me anything, there are...

If life has taught me anything, there are professionals for everything.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-16-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By vansmith
Two of the big three in Canada, Bell and Telus,...

Two of the big three in Canada, Bell and Telus, both use CDMA but they both operate GSM networks which are now the "preferred" ones and IIRC, they're phasing out their "legacy" (CDMA) networks (Bell...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-16-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
Can fire extinguisher chair racing be an event?

Can fire extinguisher chair racing be an event?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-16-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
Technically, not to be overly pedantic, it's...

Technically, not to be overly pedantic, it's called "Office Open XML." ;)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-16-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 226
Posted By vansmith
That would only be if you have the Dropbox app...

That would only be if you have the Dropbox app installed and configured to sync the directory that you are editing/changing/deleting files in.

I do something similar here - pictures are backed up...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-15-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
To be blunt, I wouldn't count on it. If things...

To be blunt, I wouldn't count on it. If things were perfect, I'd be genuinely shocked.

Although it sounds similar, Office Open XML is the official name for the document format used since Office...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-15-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By vansmith
This...

This (http://www.theinstructional.com/guides/disk-management-from-the-command-line-part-1) article outlines how to use diskutil from the command line to do, among other things, format partitions. If...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-15-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By vansmith
So, it would appear as though your SD card is...

So, it would appear as though your SD card is indeed formatted such that there are two partitions, one of 100MB and one of 20MB. They are both formatted as journaled HFS partitions (to answer your...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-14-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,167
Posted By vansmith
Very much so! I configured an MBA here to be...

Very much so! I configured an MBA here to be roughly the same cost ($20 more) and this is what I've got:

Feature: MB compared to MBA
Screen res: 2304x1440 compared to 1440x900
Processor: 1.1Ghz...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-14-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By vansmith
You should be able to simply copy over the iTunes...

You should be able to simply copy over the iTunes folder. All the content is there as is the XML file that contains the track info. My advice (as always) - try moving it over before getting rid of...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-14-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,167
Posted By vansmith
I did some research here. The new MB and the low...

I did some research here. The new MB and the low end 13" rMBP are both the exact same price (base models). Here's what I came up with:

Feature: MB compared to MBP
Screen res: 2304x1440...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-13-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 285
Posted By vansmith
Ask for evidence. Unless they have irrefutable...

Ask for evidence. Unless they have irrefutable proof, this claim is as valid as saying that the sky is purple.
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 05-13-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,305
Posted By vansmith
At no point do we make that claim. Your very...

At no point do we make that claim.

Your very first post in this thread said that our decision was "lame" and you've layered on the passive aggression at the end of your last post. Please note that...
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