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Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-19-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By rboseley
I dropped these files onto DVD drive as shown in...

I dropped these files onto DVD drive as shown in Finder. I actually don’t remember where the Burn button was. This answer came up when I searched the data base. I see no way to use iDVD. iMovie...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-19-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By rboseley
Video Clips to DVD?

Is there a way to put clips downloaded from You Tube or other online sources on DVD? I was able to burn the files - but the DVD player does not recognize them. I presume the file format has to be...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-23-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,283
Posted By rboseley
Nothing like a user forum to get the best info. ...

Nothing like a user forum to get the best info. Obviously the WA's must get their's in - but since I myself am a WA - I love it. ACTUALLY. this little Mac will be going to Africa - the live in...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-23-2009, 10:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,283
Posted By rboseley
Good Mac "cleaner"?

It was my experience over on Windows - that most “clean-up” programs did more harm than good. My Mac is only three months old, but I would like to keep it clean as I can. So my question is to ask for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 483
Posted By rboseley
Windows all over?

I am getting a few more Windows type messages that I care to.

"Pages has had to quit unexpectantly" - and other programs.

Also I get stuck in Windows land when the little beachball starts...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 491
Posted By rboseley
Keeping up with my Apps!

I am pretty happy with the Mac. Obviously there are some things I will never get used to.

The thing which bugs me most is losing my open windows and applications. On the PC I used the taskbar. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-05-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By rboseley
Thanks - I actually posted this in the wrong...

Thanks - I actually posted this in the wrong forum. It was intended for the BBForum. Senior moment.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-04-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By rboseley
4.6.0 508 Available?

According to a rep at the local AT&T support site - firmware version 4,6.0 058 is now available for the Bold. Should be able to get it via Wireless Upgrade under options. The latest listed there is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-03-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 433
Posted By rboseley
A Few Items

I just have a couple more questions - at least before bedtime. I seem to have managed to get a couple of alias’s in my Apps folder. They work find, so I am inclined to let them rest?

Also, a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-28-2009, 12:14 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 40,847
Posted By rboseley
The New Leopard has arrived

FexEX just pulled up with my copy of Snow Leopard

Will do a quick Time Machine - then uncage the animal..I'm really not expecting much.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-28-2009, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 939
Posted By rboseley
cropping in iPhoto

Amazing how just when things are going well - I manage to run into another wall. So if you very kind and helpful folks will once again come to the aid of that rboseley - I will again be most...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-25-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,359
Posted By rboseley
My previous ref to Apps Folder

Perhaps I can bump this up a notch or two - disregard the username. I have since explained by dumb question of file structure. This one may be as bad.

In the Apps folder - I can seem to get it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-25-2009, 11:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,359
Posted By rboseley
Oneironaut - Thanks tons for the video - very...

Oneironaut - Thanks tons for the video - very well done and instructive.

Sorry I didn't see it before. I most likely over do things - just my nature.

Due to circumstances beyond my control - I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-25-2009, 11:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,359
Posted By rboseley
Thanks for the responses. Actually I was not...

Thanks for the responses. Actually I was not aware that I ever got the post posted. I had it formatted with indentions so that you could better understand it. Then when I previewed it - everything...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-24-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,359
Posted By rboseley
My File Structure - Correct?

Since day one, I have had some problems understanding the Mac file hierrarchy. 40 years of MS-DOS. Now that things are running along pretty well - I decided to dig a little deeper into the files. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-24-2009, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,359
Posted By rboseley
Check my File Structure

Since day one, I have been “confused” by the OS X file structure. Once again, in my defense, I remind that I have spent the last 40 years dealing with MS-DOS.

How that things are up and running,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-19-2009, 08:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By rboseley
It is formatted as MS DOS FAT 32 - all the other...

It is formatted as MS DOS FAT 32 - all the other data appears OK. When I get over to the actual backup set - I of course can't tell what's in the thirty or so files.

If FAT 32 is OK - (I look for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-19-2009, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By rboseley
Backup Drive

I am not normally one who is greatly concerned with backing up. Now I find myself as Trustee for a substantial Trust, and I have several Excel spreadsheets to protect. As a recent convert to Mac, I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-18-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 631
Posted By rboseley
iDrive, Time Machine

I think I should have taken an exam before switching. I seem to be brain dead from WAY to much DOS.

Now it’s backups. Somewhere I got the idea that one could not use IDrive unless one had an...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-16-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By rboseley
Thanks. You can tell how old school I am. I did...

Thanks. You can tell how old school I am. I did not know .exe files were only on PC's. **** I may have been trying to write .bat files at the command line. I guess there is no command line so I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-16-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 455
Posted By rboseley
Mac files

One area about my switch, which has given me heartburn, concerns the file hierarchy. It is entirely possible I am making too much of it, but still I would appreciate some input.

Just as an...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-11-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 508
Posted By rboseley
Saft?

I normally stay away from most third party add-ins;plug-ins. However I did download Saft Ver 11.01 What I got of course is the demo version. I like Saft. It does what it says, and that is without...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-06-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 679
Posted By rboseley
Torrent

Yep, yours truly again. I thank all who have helped a 40 year PC Vet along the way.

While browsing Youtube - I ran across some kid’s postings on pirate software. The Pirtate Ship. Org I think. He...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-03-2009, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By rboseley
Screen Colors? Normal?

So far I’m lovin the Mac. Lots of things to get used to - and I am not sold on the partial screens. I see there are some downloads which correct this, but as an experienced PC downloader - I am...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-01-2009, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,818
Posted By rboseley
Still No Go

I have apparently downloaded and installed the Veoh Web Player 3 times. It is in the applications - but still is not recognized when I try to download a Veoh file. Is there a setting somewhere which...
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