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Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 03-05-2012, 01:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 838
Posted By Malch
So I want to make a Safari extension

While browsing the internet, I find that I always end up with 4-5 windows, each with 5+ tabs. Many of these tabs will be duplicates, and the different projects I'm working on are spread out over all...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-15-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,487
Posted By Malch
AppleScript/Automator: removing numbers at the beginning of iTunes song names?

I have quite a few songs in my iTunes with names that begin with some track number. I'd like the numbers to be gone, but I don't want to change the name of each song individually. Is there a way I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-08-2012, 11:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 935
Posted By Malch
bump.

bump.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-07-2012, 03:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 935
Posted By Malch
Using AppleScript to make daily todos?

I've been trying to figure out a way to make todos (reminders) that recur every day (or week). iCal doesn't have this functionality built in, but it seems possible with AppleScript. The problem is, I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-10-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By Malch
Thanks for clearing things up! Can I use a USB...

Thanks for clearing things up! Can I use a USB drive instead of a DVD? Also, what's a PID?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-09-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By Malch
Trying to download and test Windows

So I need to put Windows on my MBP in order to run AutoCAD and later Mathcad. I plan to download Windows and see how AutoCAD works through Parallels. If it runs well, I'll stick with that and pay for...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-26-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 650
Posted By Malch
Safari extension to add more search options?

I'm looking for an extension that makes the Safari searchbar behave like the Firefox searchbar. Like you can switch between searching Google, YouTube, eBay, etc. I don't want another toolbar, I just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2011, 02:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 977
Posted By Malch
Never mind I found them. For those of you who are...

Never mind I found them. For those of you who are curious, there is a "Desktop Pictures" folder located in the "Library" folder (the one in the Mac HD, not the one in the "System" folder). As for the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2011, 11:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 977
Posted By Malch
Accessing desktop backgrounds, icons, etc.

If you go to system preferences and click on "Desktop and Screen Saver," there's a directory of desktop backgrounds to choose from. Where the **** are they? And why doesn't the Finder FIND them if...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 30,049
Posted By Malch
I don't intend to use it with an external monitor...

I don't intend to use it with an external monitor in clamshell mode; that's why I was going to use InsomniaX. I only mentioned clamshell mode because it suggests that the InsomniaX warning (telling...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 30,049
Posted By Malch
How likely is it for InsomniaX to cause hardware...

How likely is it for InsomniaX to cause hardware problems on a new MBP? Does it void AppleCare? Seems like running with InsomniaX wouldn't be any different from Clamshell mode (in terms of risk of...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-03-2011, 12:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,264
Posted By Malch
I do have an external drive and I'll back up...

I do have an external drive and I'll back up everything I want to save before upgrading. The thing is, I did a test today where I used a flash drive to move one of my GarageBand songs to a laptop...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-02-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,264
Posted By Malch
Upgrading Tiger to Snow Leopard will I lose GarageBand?

I'll be upgrading my 2006 iMac from Tiger to Snow Leopard this weekend, and I'm worried about losing some files and applications. Specifically, I have about 100 GarageBand files made with GarageBand...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-27-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,856
Posted By Malch
I thought I had made up my mind now I'm back with...

I thought I had made up my mind now I'm back with more questions...

If my research is accurate, it looks like I can use Parallels to access a Windows partition (set up with Boot Camp) via OS X. I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-09-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,856
Posted By Malch
I guess that means you have to be in Windows in...

I guess that means you have to be in Windows in order to back up the Windows partition? So you can't back up both every night?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-08-2011, 09:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,856
Posted By Malch
Thanks for your input. Do MS Office and AutoCAD...

Thanks for your input. Do MS Office and AutoCAD run better on Windows than on OS X, even though they'd both be native? And would I have any trouble automatically backing up both partitions of the HD?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-08-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,856
Posted By Malch
Running engineering software on a new MBP

I'll be a freshman at Tufts this fall, in the School of Engineering. I'll be getting a new MacBook Pro some time soon (I'll probably go with the 15" model). Anyways the are some engineering...
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