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Search: Posts Made By: ronpeck
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-14-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By ronpeck
Yeh! Thanks.. looks like I am stuck.. could go...

Yeh! Thanks.. looks like I am stuck.. could go back in time but that does not solve my problem with security..so any way thank you..ronpeck
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-14-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By ronpeck
Password for Apple Desktop

I do not usually have a password on my computers but I do need one now on my new AppleMac 27" with Lion 10.7...I have set a password for login and this is working OK.. but I do not wish to have to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By ronpeck
Thx the restart got rid of them. This is a...

Thx the restart got rid of them.
This is a great site.
ronpeck
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2012, 02:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By ronpeck
They won't open and will not drag and open in XL...

They won't open and will not drag and open in XL or Word and R/click and selecting "move to trash" brings up "The item can't be moved to the Trash because it can't be deleted"
ronpeck
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-01-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By ronpeck
Unknown Icons

OK Thx will try the paperclip.
seemsto have worked.
ronpeck
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-31-2012, 03:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By ronpeck
Unknown icons

/Users/ronpeck/Desktop/Screen shot 1.png
Hope this shows up Ok not too sure how to get this to you... dragged and dropped
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,332
Posted By ronpeck
Unknown Icons on Desktop

Hi!..2 icons appear new to me on my desktop..they won't open or give any information on what they are?? The icons look the same with a green top border could be a Lion showing in white in the green...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-06-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,754
Posted By ronpeck
Parallels 7

Hi!
I researched this for myself as first time user of an iMac running Lion 10.7
I did not want to have to reboot etc. so after quite a lot of checking I decided on Parallels 7 and installed Win7...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-04-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
That works.. thank you Ivan.. Hope someone else...

That works.. thank you Ivan.. Hope someone else also benefits.
ronpeck:)
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-02-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
I have way of achieving what I wanted now with...

I have way of achieving what I wanted now with key strokes, so I will close off this line of enquiry for now but I do want to thank you all very much for your interest and replies.
ronpeck
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-01-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
I have discovered a shortcut key combination...

I have discovered a
shortcut key combination which is programmed into iMac.Lion 10.7
Command { ...takes you back
Command } ...takes you forward
I have tried to get Better Touch Tool to recognise...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
Thanks for your replays, I will try to explain...

Thanks for your replays,
I will try to explain again my problem.
When I open up a hard drive with all the files listed, open a file then want to go back to the list the only way is to click on the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
Thanks for all your suggestions The back button...

Thanks for all your suggestions
The back button on a pc mouse works a bit differently
more like < > dash signs that shows up on the top left on Safari.
I don't know if a standard pc mouse will...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-30-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,963
Posted By ronpeck
Magic Mouse and no Back Button

New to Mac using iMac Lion 10,7 with magic mouse and have been trying to find a way to get a Back Button or something to duplicate this function.. Downloaded and installed Better Touch Tool but I am...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-20-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 501
Posted By ronpeck
VM to External HD

Hi!,
Can you transfer an existing (Parallels 7) Win 7 VM to an external HD?
Recently I put a copy of the dvm file on an external HD for backup.
Then my next Question is How?
Mac newbies like me...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-20-2012, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 830
Posted By ronpeck
Hi!, I have just download the BTT.. and added...

Hi!,
I have just download the BTT.. and added the pinch gesture and it works fine.. I will probable add other things as time goes by.. thanks for a great TIP
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-20-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 830
Posted By ronpeck
Hi! all very interesting comments..I am new to...

Hi! all very interesting comments..I am new to mac and with a magic track pad,,really is magic...mine though seem to have developed a problem and maybe some one could cast some light!!.the two finger...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-19-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By ronpeck
I have been onto the parallels chat.. and found...

I have been onto the parallels chat.. and found out how to restore win to an earlier time without effecting Lion OS.. using the pvm file also now able to backup win to an exterior disk.. via the pvm...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-19-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By ronpeck
Uninstall Win

Hi! Thanks for your reply.
Had a look at this and it does come up with a dialog box after you hit remove asking if you wish to keep the file or put it into the trash? Does that mean that if you then...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-19-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By ronpeck
Uninstall Win 7 VM

Hi!..I was trying to change the resolution in win nothing but trouble freezing and mouse not working properly ...managed to shut down using arrow keys
I reckon I need to uninstall win 7 ..going...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-17-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By ronpeck
Thanks for the clue..still finding my way and...

Thanks for the clue..still finding my way and should have thought about compatability..
found some and loaded them in OK....only thing is I really want more suitable ones so will have to later look...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-17-2012, 06:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By ronpeck
Thanks for your reply. Some I made under win...

Thanks for your reply.
Some I made under win and imported ....heaps I acquired years ago...all work in win...cant see were to put up specs..New iMac27" Lion 10.7....250ssd 12mb ram... Parallels 7...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-17-2012, 02:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,029
Posted By ronpeck
Me too..New to Mac been a Win user for years all...

Me too..New to Mac been a Win user for years all the way back to Win 3.11.. I was due for a new PC so I though why not an iMac 27" 12G Ram running Parallels 7 with Win7 as in VM..am very impressed...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-17-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By ronpeck
Safari Desktop Icons

I am new to Mac so please be patient:Cool:
Have been trying for 2 days to do what is rather simple in Win..without any success.
. That is give the Safari desktop shortcut icons a different...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-10-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,391
Posted By ronpeck
Time Machine

Thank you for your reply.
Are you saying that if I get a major corruption (say a new HD needed) I will be able to reinstall from time machine the Lion OS and also the win7 VM ?
A friend had said to...
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