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Search: Posts Made By: xdunlapx
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-04-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By xdunlapx
Open document formats mean they open in certain...

Open document formats mean they open in certain free and open source programs. ODT will open in LibreOffice and OpenOffice. It means that it is not a propietary closed-source format. MS Word will not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By xdunlapx
1. My .doc files saved from LibreOffice also show...

1. My .doc files saved from LibreOffice also show as a "blank" white icon.
2. .doc saved in LibreOffice to .odt show as a blue enhanced icon, too.
3. You can choose Save As to tell LibreOffice...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By xdunlapx
20225 You mean like that icon? Mine...

20225

You mean like that icon?

Mine does that, too. I'm not sure if it's a Mavericks thing or a LibreOffice thing. It doesn't bother me though.

If I change it to icon view it shows:
20226
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By xdunlapx
Just rebooted and waited for the CPU to calm down...

Just rebooted and waited for the CPU to calm down to normal (0-1%)

Here is my screenshot:
19409
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 04:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By xdunlapx
I only have Safari and Activity Monitor open and...

I only have Safari and Activity Monitor open and my ram is:
Free: 1.19 GB
Wired: 1.45 GB
Active 2.34 GB
Inactive 3.02 GB
Used: 6.81 GB

VM Size: 249.38 GB
Page ins: 25.60 GB
Page outs: 655.4...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By xdunlapx
I am trying to figure out how to find out how...

I am trying to figure out how to find out how much ram Maxthon is running in total. I have no idea why it has so many processes. It's annoying as heck. If all of the Maxthon processes are labeled as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 03:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 634
Posted By xdunlapx
Question Usage of RAM seems to have skyrocketed - help?

Hello. I have a very similar problem as this thread: http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/os-x-operating-system/297821-abnormal-ram-usage-when-all-main-applications-closed.html

Here is the screenshot...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-09-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 99,719
Posted By xdunlapx
Thumbs up Congrats! :Cool:

Congrats! :Cool:
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 806
Posted By xdunlapx
As far as I know I hadn't touched the search box....

As far as I know I hadn't touched the search box. But ok. Thank you. I had no idea MAS had a search suggestion feature.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 806
Posted By xdunlapx
Question Mac App Store search term, I didn't enter!

This is odd and I'm not quite sure where to post this. Has anyone noticed a search term they did not enter into the search box in the MAS?? I was looking for an app I downloaded a long time ago in...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-14-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,208
Posted By xdunlapx
I rebooted after again verifying the disk which...

I rebooted after again verifying the disk which was fine. It took about twice as long to boot as it used to. Now when I open disk utility I see:

19272

The sizing is STILL WRONG! I give up with...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-14-2013, 01:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,208
Posted By xdunlapx
Paritioner failed with "invalid request" when I...

Paritioner failed with "invalid request" when I chose to partition my disk with 50GB free space.

2013-07-14 01:14:17 -0400: Preparing to partition disk: “APPLE SSD SM256E Media”
2013-07-14...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-14-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,208
Posted By xdunlapx
Would partitioning it first as free space, then...

Would partitioning it first as free space, then changing it to Mac OS X Journaled (extended) work? I will try that. I just verified disk permissions, fixed permissions (one library file had incorrect...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-14-2013, 12:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,208
Posted By xdunlapx
OSXX thank you for the link but I seem to be...

OSXX thank you for the link but I seem to be doing everything correctly according to that link... I tried it again (and did the same steps in that link, which were the steps I was doing on my own)...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-13-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,208
Posted By xdunlapx
Disk Utility partitioning and resizing doesn't work

I am trying to partition 50GB of my Macintosh HD for use with Linux. All I did was open Disk Utility, choose my HD, click partition on the tab on the right, click the plus sign, resize it to 50 GB...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-13-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,246
Posted By xdunlapx
I personally use LogMeIn.com which you install...

I personally use LogMeIn.com which you install the driver/app onto the windows machine and then you can log in from anywhere that has a reliable fast internet connection from your mac. I use it on my...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-10-2013, 03:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
I had heard the name iTunes Plus and assumed it...

I had heard the name iTunes Plus and assumed it was some subscription service. I didn't realize it is all now considered iTunes Plus. I did just check a recently purchased song and it was 256kbps so...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-10-2013, 03:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
I was always under the impression that the itunes...

I was always under the impression that the itunes purchases had DRM and could not easily be played on some mp3 players (or at all). I remember hearing about it sometime in the past.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
Thanks Cradom!! I'll look that up! Fedex online...

Thanks Cradom!! I'll look that up! Fedex online tracking says my phone should be delivered tomorrow Yipee! I've been browsing Google Play online and have been trying to find free and interesting apps...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
LOL the cost ends up in the monthly fees of a...

LOL the cost ends up in the monthly fees of a contract-based service. I can easily pay $35 a month for 300 minutes, unlimited text and unlimited data (throttled after 2.5gb to 3g speed) with Virgin...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2013, 03:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
Ok I'll have to look that up. I didn't know if...

Ok I'll have to look that up. I didn't know if itunes somehow just worked "out of the box" with android phones to sync music. Since I can't afford an ipod or iphone I had to get android. I would much...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2013, 03:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
I already had the mp3 conversion thing set up :) ...

I already had the mp3 conversion thing set up :)

I tried the dupin demo and it was not only obnoxious but didn't quite work as well as I'd hoped. But it looks like it mostly worked. I'm still...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-09-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By xdunlapx
How to fix itunes, i messed it up

Hi all! I'm still kind of a newbie at using my first Mac. I'm getting an android phone that I will use as a cell and as an mp3 player. I had the bright idea to try to duplicate my music (about 10...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2013, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By xdunlapx
Well, the sad thing is --- I used various Linux...

Well, the sad thing is --- I used various Linux distributions 99% of the time (1% Windows) since 2002. :P I wasn't paying attention to what I was doing I guess since I was frustrated that the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By xdunlapx
Exclamation (stupid me) I changed the permissions on the HD

Well this is sort of a warning of sorts to those of you who (for any reason) change the permissions for the Macintosh HD to "Everyone: No Access"...

Not thinking straight this morning I was trying...
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