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Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-06-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 943
Posted By Beatles4Life
Here are a few apps that I use frequently: ...

Here are a few apps that I use frequently:

Bubble (free game where you pop different coloured bubbles - simple yet highly addictive)
Image Well - this one isn't free, but I like to use it to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-06-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 847
Posted By Beatles4Life
There may be a more obvious solution to your...

There may be a more obvious solution to your problem that I am unaware of, but my way of going around this issue was to create a folder inside my Applications folder (mine, just for reference, is...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-06-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,939
Posted By Beatles4Life
Those are some adorable pets. Here...

Those are some adorable pets. Here (http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y137/PunchUpYourFrogTunic/Fluffy%20cats/mitzicase_zps398d2bb0.jpg) is a picture of my tortoise shell cat, Mitzi. She is extremely...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-30-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,698
Posted By Beatles4Life
Oh dear, I've got exactly the same kind of MBP as...

Oh dear, I've got exactly the same kind of MBP as you, barrelbowl, but I haven't installed Mavericks yet. Now I'm feeling slightly apprehensive.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-29-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 802
Posted By Beatles4Life
I'm actually looking for a new mouse as well...

I'm actually looking for a new mouse as well because my current mouse, a beloved and very ancient Kensington Optical Elite, doesn't work with Mavericks. The two that caught my eye were the Logitech...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
I just tried booting up from the USB stick. It...

I just tried booting up from the USB stick. It lives!!! :D

Thanks for your help, dtravis7. Now I know how Victor Frankenstein must have felt.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
I think I've done it. The Mavericks Installer...

I think I've done it. The Mavericks Installer application is now on the USB stick. :D Thanks for all of your help, dtravis7.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
I've already got the OS X Base System Icon on my...

I've already got the OS X Base System Icon on my desktop. I'm not going in the wrong order, am I? :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
I'm giving the Mac World instructions a go. The...

I'm giving the Mac World instructions a go. The Packages file is copying as I'm typing this.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-26-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 652
Posted By Beatles4Life
I use Dashboard all the time. I have a nice...

I use Dashboard all the time. I have a nice little weather app that I check constantly. Other widgets I use frequently include the conversion widget, dictionary, and thesaurus (this one was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
harryb2448, I tried the Create Install media...

harryb2448, I tried the Create Install media method, and it didn't work. As I understand it, Snow Leopard is too old to use this command.

dtravis7, I have to run Terminal in admin mode, right?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
Thank you both for your replies, chscag and...

Thank you both for your replies, chscag and dtravis7.

With regards to Disk Maker (formerly Lion Disk Maker), I used version 3, which (as far as I know) is the most recent version. Disk Maker kept...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,665
Posted By Beatles4Life
Problems creating a Mavericks bootable USB disk in Snow Leopard

I've just downloaded Mavericks, and am now in the process of backing everything up and doing software updates before I begin the installation process.

However, before I install Mavericks, I want...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-15-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 594
Posted By Beatles4Life
Disappearing Spotlight photo comments

Recently I've noticed that my Spotlight comments have been disappearing. I did some searching around the forum and noticed that other people have had similar issues, but unlike them, mine are only...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-15-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1,603
Views: 187,160
Posted By Beatles4Life
Here's one of me with Wenlock the Olympic mascot....

Here's one of me with Wenlock the Olympic mascot.

http://imageshack.us/a/img28/8352/bue9.jpg
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-15-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,261
Posted By Beatles4Life
My brother and cousin both initially made fun of...

My brother and cousin both initially made fun of me for getting my first Mac when I went off to university. Fast-forward ten years and both of them have owned at least one Mac and one iPhone each. As...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-05-2010, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Beatles4Life
Thanks so much McYukon, chas_m, and hugtheslug...

Thanks so much McYukon, chas_m, and hugtheslug for your very useful advice, links, and pinball icon.

That track pad mouse sounds a lot more appealing now, and it's nice to know that there are...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-03-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By Beatles4Life
I think the beginning of the sentence is in the...

I think the beginning of the sentence is in the conditional, and the end of the sentence is in the present tense. I would change it to "I would greatly appreciate it if you corrected me." Just a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-03-2010, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 497
Posted By Beatles4Life
switching from an ibook to a macbook

My beloved iBook, Mademoiselle Kitty, is turning 5 next month, and I'm considering getting a MacBook for graduate school so I can run language translation software. I'm planning on going with the 15...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-03-2010, 06:56 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 22,636
Posted By Beatles4Life
Just for fun, I tried this on my iBook since it's...

Just for fun, I tried this on my iBook since it's a universal binary.

Original battery capacity: 4400 mAh
Current battery capacity: 4137 mAh
Battery load cycles: 39
Age: 59 months

Not bad...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-03-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,466
Posted By Beatles4Life
I don't think you'll need a power converter, but...

I don't think you'll need a power converter, but I know you will need a plug converter. You can get them at an electronics store. My iBook worked just fine in England and Spain, which are the same...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-16-2010, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By Beatles4Life
Thanks for the advice, chscag, and for responding...

Thanks for the advice, chscag, and for responding so quickly. I definitely don't want to mess up my iBook, so I'll see if I can get a refund.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-14-2010, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By Beatles4Life
I've got an iBook G4 with a PPC chip, and I'm...

I've got an iBook G4 with a PPC chip, and I'm noticing more and more that newer versions of applications I like to use don't work on my iBook because they're Intel only (or if they do work on PPC...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-14-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By Beatles4Life
external DVD drive issues

I got a region free external DVD drive a couple of days ago, and I'm having a lot of trouble trying to get my iBook to recognise it. My iBook is set to region 1, and the DVDs I'm trying to play are...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-14-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,794
Posted By Beatles4Life
Mine is "I want to know what love is" by...

Mine is "I want to know what love is" by Foreigner on both the US and UK charts. Good song. :)
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