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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-14-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Bob_Stan
Another vote for Join Me

Another vote for Join Me
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-12-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By Bob_Stan
You can have numerous projects saved in final cut...

You can have numerous projects saved in final cut pro x, limited only by disk space. So either something happened to delete it or your project is still there (somewhere). Did you accept the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-29-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Bob_Stan
Yes - if there are other considerations besides...

Yes - if there are other considerations besides speed then an upgrade can be your best move. I have both a 15 inch MacPro and a 27 inch iMac and screen real estate makes a BIG difference in ease of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-29-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By Bob_Stan
I am using a Trackpad.

I am using a Trackpad.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-29-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 341
Posted By Bob_Stan
I have the same issue with Safari and always have...

I have the same issue with Safari and always have had. It even occurs when viewing this forum. I will be scrolling down the page of posts, and it suddenly jumps back to the top. Doesn't happen when...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-29-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Bob_Stan
You could upgrade the memory in your current MB...

You could upgrade the memory in your current MB Pro to 8 GB. Depending on the processor you currently have, the processing might be faster with the new MacBook Pro, but I doubt it would be a "night...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 945
Posted By Bob_Stan
I do command A to select all the files then...

I do command A to select all the files then command, option, then I. No unexpected results for me. :-)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-16-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By Bob_Stan
The Parallels installation takes very little...

The Parallels installation takes very little space on your hard drive. The Virtual disks it creates can be any size. I am using 2 250GB virtual disks, but that is only because I run a lot of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-15-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 800
Posted By Bob_Stan
I have had good luck running Windows programs...

I have had good luck running Windows programs under Parallels 9 on my iMac. You could install Parallels and use the external drive for the Virtual Windows disk(s). In Coherence mode you can run the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-01-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Bob_Stan
I certainly won't criticize your choice. ...

I certainly won't criticize your choice.

Just for your info, the Dell U2713HM also has USB ports. Another reason I went with it rather than the Thunderbolt was that the Thunderbolt screen does...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Bob_Stan
If you want the same resolution as an iMac, you...

If you want the same resolution as an iMac, you can get a Dell High Resolution Monitor (2560 x 1440) from between 500 and 600 bucks (needs a display port cable) or if lower resolution is OK there are...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By Bob_Stan
Well, the question is now moot. I found a way to...

Well, the question is now moot. I found a way to manually create the configuration file in terminal and Synergy is working great, allowing me to use my mac keyboard and trackpad to also control a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-27-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By Bob_Stan
The main reason to go with Parallels 9, other...

The main reason to go with Parallels 9, other than some enhancements, would be if you need to run Windows 8 in the VM.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 844
Posted By Bob_Stan
Welcome to the forum. I have found it very...

Welcome to the forum. I have found it very helpful and I am sure you will also.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-26-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By Bob_Stan
Synergy 1.4.17

Is anyone using this app on Mavericks? I installed it and got the server configuration dialog. I foolishly closed it, but now I can't get it to reopen. even if I reinstall, it flashes briefly on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-25-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By Bob_Stan
I also have a 2013 iMac but am certainly not a...

I also have a 2013 iMac but am certainly not a video expert. However I do create 15 to 30 minute videos in Final Cut Pro and then run them through Compressor to prepare them for Youtube. I don't...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-20-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 883
Posted By Bob_Stan
I've been using Libre Office, which meets my...

I've been using Libre Office, which meets my needs. It is fairly good at importing MS .docx documents although the display of contained graphics from those documents can be screwed up. You can save...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-20-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,696
Posted By Bob_Stan
Does it detect other USB devices as USB 3.0 (if...

Does it detect other USB devices as USB 3.0 (if you have any?).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By Bob_Stan
You may be used to using the Windows version of...

You may be used to using the Windows version of Open Office. In Windows you can delete files from the files dialog within Open Office. That is, you can go to File/Open and right click on a...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-17-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,389
Posted By Bob_Stan
The subscription for the Adobe CS6 Cloud versions...

The subscription for the Adobe CS6 Cloud versions allows you to use all programs on two computers, which can be either PC's or Mac's. Also, the programs do download to your local computer so you do...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-14-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 396
Posted By Bob_Stan
OWC has several external dvd burners. Haven't...

OWC has several external dvd burners. Haven't used them personally but most of their products are pretty reliable.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-28-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 601
Posted By Bob_Stan
I am using Parallels 9 on my new iMac and am very...

I am using Parallels 9 on my new iMac and am very happy with the performance of the Windows 7 VM I created with their transport tool.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By Bob_Stan
You should be able to configure the trackpad to...

You should be able to configure the trackpad to accept a two figure tap as a right click. That is how I have mine set.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-22-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,137
Posted By Bob_Stan
Another vote for VueScan. It is great and is...

Another vote for VueScan. It is great and is periodically updated.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-22-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By Bob_Stan
The Launchpad obviously stays on the dock for...

The Launchpad obviously stays on the dock for most of us with Mavericks so there must be something else going on. Does this happen to anything else you place on the dock?
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