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Search: Posts Made By: jonesy16
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 584
Posted By jonesy16
Apple mail can receive, won't send

I'll cut to the chase:

OSX version 10.6.8

Can receive Apple email

Won't send Apple email, although all indications are that it sent (sound, visual)

Several tests to my other email account...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-05-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By jonesy16
got it fixed. Thanks

got it fixed. Thanks
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-04-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By jonesy16
Reinstalling software

Trying to reinstall my OSX Leopard software, but I keep getting a message saying the username or password is incorrect. (which I don't understand because I wrote it down on the box!) I do notice...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-03-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 719
Posted By jonesy16
Software availability

Does anyone know of any software worth its price that will effectively help a Mac run faster by cleaning out files, checking processes, etc., and will help eliminate the spinning beach ball from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-22-2011, 01:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 864
Posted By jonesy16
Optimizing

I am running 10.6.8 with all software updates complete. I have a 2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and do not run any programs on it that consume a lot of computing power. In fact, for the most part...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,239
Posted By jonesy16
External speaker issue

My software for OSX version 10.6.8 is all current. The external speakers have suddenly quit working, and only the internal speaker of the iMac is working. All connections/power to the external...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-14-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 809
Posted By jonesy16
Disk utility

Under the First Aid tab of Disk Utility, you can "verify disk permissions" and "repair disk permissions". I'm sorry, but I don't know what that means or what it is actually doing. I am a former PC...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-30-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 391
Posted By jonesy16
Flash player

How can I tell what version of Flash Player is on my Mac?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-04-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,029
Posted By jonesy16
DVD-RAM discs

I run OS 10.6.7, and wondered if anyone was familiar with a type of DVD disc known as DVD-RAM, and will it read or write, or both with my system, or any Mac system? I am considering copying all of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By jonesy16
Thank you both Buzzard 2010 and chscag. Very...

Thank you both Buzzard 2010 and chscag. Very helpful indeed!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2011, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By jonesy16
Time machine. Help me understand please

I have an iMac running OSX 10.6.6. I also purchased an external hard drive in order to use Time Machine to back things up. My question is simple. How do I know it is backing everything up, even my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-12-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By jonesy16
Thanks. Unfortunately, one thing Windows does...

Thanks. Unfortunately, one thing Windows does better.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-11-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By jonesy16
Changing font

I'm using Snow Leopard 10.6.5 and was wondering if anyone knew how to change the size of the font in the menu bar at the top that lists things such as FINDER File Edit View Go Window...etc.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2010, 02:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,141
Posted By jonesy16
Thank you for the help cwa107.

Thank you for the help. I believe what you described will work well.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-24-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,141
Posted By jonesy16
cwa107 Thanks for the quick reply. I am...

cwa107
Thanks for the quick reply. I am booting up from the HD, as the only disc I have is the install disc for OSX. I take it from your answer then, that I would not be able to clear my current...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-24-2010, 10:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,141
Posted By jonesy16
Erase hard drive to new

I would like to erase my Powerbook G4 hard drive to the point that it would be like something I would buy off the shelf. I believe I am supposed to use Disk Utility to do so. However, the only...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-01-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By jonesy16
Thanks, but...

I'm sure Flip4Mac works well for files to be downloaded and/or played. In my case however, I need to use WMP in order to play live streaming broadcast of a baseball game. (They indicate that it is...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-01-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By jonesy16
Windows media player

What is the latest version of WMP that will work with Snow Leopard? I have version 9, but was wondering if there is a later version that is available. Thank you.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-21-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By jonesy16
Thanks

1.67 is exactly what I have. Thanks for saving me some money!
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-21-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By jonesy16
Wireless n or g?

I have a Powerbook G4 that is 5 years old. Will it make any difference if I buy a wireless router that is the new N technology, or is it so old that it won't know the difference from G?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By jonesy16
Synching laptop with desktop

I am new to Macs and would like to know if there is a recommended way to synch my laptop with my desktop. The desktop is running Snow Leopard and the laptop is running the version prior to Snow...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 993
Posted By jonesy16
Locking a zip drive

I'm not sure if this is the right area of the Forum to ask, but does anyone know how to lock a zip drive with a password? Using OS-X Leopard now.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-25-2010, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By jonesy16
Thanks to you both. I trashed it after further...

Thanks to you both. I trashed it after further research.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-24-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By jonesy16
Limewire

I downloaded version 5.4.6 of the Limewire software. I am currently running OSX 10.5.8. After installation of the software, I find it will not launch. I ran Disk Utility to "verify disk...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-08-2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By jonesy16
Passwords

Why when I visit some websites that require a password, does a menu drop down asking if I want to save the password "not now"/"never for this site"/"save", and some do not offer that menu at all?
I...
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