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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-21-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By PGB1
Hi Lisa & Thank You for taking time to reply with...

Hi Lisa & Thank You for taking time to reply with great suggestions.

Updating was a mistake. I updated because my scanner is stated to scan at several resolutions above 1200x1200, but the Brother...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-21-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
Sister Mary Yardstick suggested I publish this...

Sister Mary Yardstick suggested I publish this note:

Dear Mister Cradom,
Please accept my humble and sincere apologies for disrespectfully misspelling your name. The error was entirely my fault...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-20-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
You're so right Crandom. Ed really stepped up...

You're so right Crandom.
Ed really stepped up on this. He went way beyond what I would expect from any company for any item.

I spent much free time last evening & early this morning using and...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-18-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By PGB1
Just A Shot In The Dark About A Scanner Problem

I've got a new problem with a scanner and am posting here just in case one of you happened to have the same problem and have found a solution.

I use a MacBook Pro 3,1 operating under 10.6.8 The...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-18-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
Status Update = Problem Solved! Ed from...

Status Update = Problem Solved!

Ed from VueScan replied to my inquiry about why their program would not scan above 1200 x 1200. He was kind enough to customize some versions for me to try until he...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-11-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
Thank You once again, Crandom, for your help. ...

Thank You once again, Crandom, for your help.
I am sorry for the late reply. (Goofy day at the job site)

I wrote to Hamrick for VueScan to ask if there is something I missed that isn't letting...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-11-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By PGB1
I sure did misunderstand your posts. Thank you...

I sure did misunderstand your posts. Thank you for clarifying this. I guess I was in Duh? Huh? What? mode.

I followed your advice & ditched the duplicates in the users' folders after I made sure...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-10-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
Thank You All for taking the time to reply with...

Thank You All for taking the time to reply with good suggestions.

Unfortunately, I'm still stuck.
Image Capture also lets me only go to 1200 x 1200.
I forgot to mention that in my question....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-10-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By PGB1
I didn't work my last reply too well at all. The...

I didn't work my last reply too well at all. The originals from the user folders are copied into the HD/Library folder. But, until I'm in a pinch for hard drive space, I suppose there's no harm in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-10-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By PGB1
Is There A Scanning Program You All Recommend?

Good Morning!
I'm searching for a program that will allow me to scan at the maximum resolution my scanner allows. I have some fine-lined technical drawings scan for a project.

According to the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-10-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By PGB1
Thanks Crandom. I ran Fontbook to resolve...

Thanks Crandom.
I ran Fontbook to resolve duplicates. I was surprised how few were found, since I copied dozens from user folders to the HD folder. Resolving the duplicates turned off the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By PGB1
ThankYou Crandom for taking the time to reply to...

ThankYou Crandom for taking the time to reply to my question. I appreciate your direct & concise advice.

I copied the fonts from each user's directory to the HD/Library/Fonts folder. After looking...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By PGB1
Consolodating Font Locations Question

Hi All
I use a MacBook Pro 3,1 with OS X 10.6.8. It has two user accounts.
Today's question concerns making fonts available to all user accounts. I tried searching & reading to figure this out, but...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-03-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By PGB1
Thank You pm-r for the explanation about Link...

Thank You pm-r for the explanation about Link Server Connection.

I believe you are right about memory needing a booster shot. This is one more incentive for me to add some. I have two 1gb modules....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-02-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By PGB1
i think I have to do so many shut downs because...

i think I have to do so many shut downs because there is a program called Office 365 Service that runs non-stop on my computer after I open an Office program & stays running. It makes hundreds of...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-01-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By PGB1
I apologize. i forgot to answer your question of...

I apologize. i forgot to answer your question of when I last shut down & restarted the Mac.

It's been about an hour. I shut down daily and sometimes more than once a day. This 2 Gb RAM computer...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-01-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By PGB1
Hello pm-r. Thank You for taking time to reply...

Hello pm-r. Thank You for taking time to reply with good ideas.
I never knew Connection Doctor existed. Neat program!

When I ran Connection Doctor, for which ever account had the spinning...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-01-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By PGB1
While Checking For Messages, Mail Skips One Account Randomly

Hi Folks!
Our computers must have breathed some bad air in February. All kinds of unrelated problems arose. (And now March is copying February's behavior.)

On one of our MacBook Pro units Mail...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By PGB1
Good Morning! (Or afternoon, or...) I apologize...

Good Morning! (Or afternoon, or...)
I apologize for not answering in the last few days. They've been quite wacky, so I've had no computer time.

As soon as things settle down, I will use Tech Tool...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-26-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By PGB1
"LOL, MS should be sending me a monthly allotment...

"LOL, MS should be sending me a monthly allotment after all the work I've done for them over the years using Windows and now OS X."
Fun to fix others' mess-ups for free isn't it? (But we...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-25-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By PGB1
Thank You LifeIsABeach! I'll try sending the...

Thank You LifeIsABeach!

I'll try sending the HD to ACL Fix and see what happens. It may be a few days until I'm home long enough to give it a go, but I'll be sure to report back & let you know...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-25-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Chscag & Harryb2448 for taking the time...

Thank You Chscag & Harryb2448 for taking the time to reply with interesting information.

I did a restart & looked in trash for the items you mentioned Chscag. Nothing was showing. I checked with...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-24-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By PGB1
Office 365 Service Is Listening (And i Can't Get It To Quite Listening!)

Good Day To All!
February has officially become Problems With The Computers Month around my house. The latest upset involves Microsoft Office.

I have Office 2011 on my MacBook Pro (Running OS X...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-23-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 381
Posted By PGB1
For once I can "Give Back". (That's a very rare...

For once I can "Give Back". (That's a very rare event when it comes to me & computers.)

You're a bit more cautious than I am.
Cautious or big chicken?
I'm always scared of trashing things...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-23-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By PGB1
One Step Closer! Thanks for your thoughts &...

One Step Closer!

Thanks for your thoughts & ideas, LifeIsABeach. I am sorry for my delayed reply. I got called away & am just now able to try out your suggestions.

For Safari I think you solved...
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