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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-29-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 171
Posted By PGB1
Sytem Roots Certificates in Keychain App Questions

Good Day To All!

I took a look at the System Roots Certificates in Keychain.app. There are 209 certificates when I click on "System Roots" and "All Items".

I was wondering if these are OK to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By PGB1
Thanks Chscag. Based on advice here, I've used...

Thanks Chscag.
Based on advice here, I've used Onyx for a long time. I force the maintenance scripts with it, do the cleaning chores and permission repairs. It's great to use.

Onyx certainly...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Chscag for taking time to reply. ...

Thank You Chscag for taking time to reply.

Last evening, I could not find the file by searching for the name, but this morning Easy Find quickly located it for me. (Finder still didn't locate it.)...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By PGB1
Can Not Delete A Color Profile

Hi All!

I installed a new light at my desk & the colors on the monitor of my MacBook Pro (Running 10.6.8) looked wrong. (Example- Grey is now green with the light on.) So, I went to System...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-10-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 787
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Jake and McBie I do appreciate the...

Thank You Jake and McBie
I do appreciate the information you both shared.

This morning, I had a chance to (ignore work and...) look around the Console Logs. That was an interesting trip inside OS...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-09-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 787
Posted By PGB1
Wondering About A Few Things Time Machine Is Doing

Hello All!

On the excellent advice of 2 members here, I just started using Time Machine to do incremental backups of my hard disk. It's great & quite easy to set up and operate.
But, I noticed a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-09-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By PGB1
Just Reporting Back To Say "Thanks!" I did...

Just Reporting Back To Say "Thanks!"

I did as you guys suggested & bought SuperDuper! and set up Time Machine
Both applications were very, very easy to set up and customize.

The documentation...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By PGB1
I Think it's solved. A quick recap of the...

I Think it's solved.

A quick recap of the user accounts- My computer has 2 user accounts. Real Life is the administrator & Work Stuff is the one having the problem with Text Edit. The sparseimage...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By PGB1
Hi Ron4mac. Thanks for sticking with me on this...

Hi Ron4mac. Thanks for sticking with me on this conundrum.


Sorry for the confusion. I phrased the below sentence very clumsily.
When I click to open Text edit, after I decline the sparseimage's...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By PGB1
Thank You ron4mac for takng the time to reply. I...

Thank You ron4mac for takng the time to reply. I sure appreciate your help.

I tired your suggestions & sadly didn't have any success. After clearing Recent, I repaired permissions again- Still no...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-04-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By PGB1
Text Edit vs. Password vs. Sparseimage Folder

Hello To All!

I am using OS X 10.6.8 on a MacBook Pro 3.1 model. I've got two user profiles. On only one of them I am having a goofy time with Text Edit. It just started today.

When I click to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By PGB1
Thanks Harryb2448 Yes, this model has...

Thanks Harryb2448

Yes, this model has identifier 3.1 I did not yet look at my wife's (Mine is Mid- 2007)

I get a bit confused about how much RAM I can add. Apple says one thing & vendors say...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By PGB1
Thanks for the link to Adware Medic, HarryB2448. ...

Thanks for the link to Adware Medic, HarryB2448.

That version is for 10.7 & up. I'm still in the stone age with 10.6.8, but The Safe Mac also has a version for my 10.6.8 He's not updating it, but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-02-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Once Again, Chscag! After a thorough...

Thank You Once Again, Chscag!
After a thorough backup, I'll probably go ahead and nuke those files in the nterest of keeping things neat & tidy.
Enjoy This Day!
Paul
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-02-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By PGB1
Thanks Cradom! I'll do a fresh system backup...

Thanks Cradom!
I'll do a fresh system backup and give it a try.
What The Heck!

Paul

PS: Love your Schwinn logo. Schwinns are awesome cool bikes.
I'm a bicycle nerd- but not a bike snob. All...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-02-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By PGB1
Quick Question About Receipts Folder

Hi Everyone!
I hate to be a pest with all my questions over the last few days and sure appreciate all the advice received. (There would have been lots more questions, but many solutions were found...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-02-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Both. You guys' plan sounds like the...

Thank You Both.
You guys' plan sounds like the one best for me.
Paul
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-02-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,023
Posted By PGB1
Question About Safely Removing Completer App & Genieo

Hi All!
Today, I was using Easy Find to look for a file with the word 'completer' in it. Some items I did not recognize showed up. (The file I was seeking didn't have anything to do with the files...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Chscag! Your reply got me at...

Thank You Chscag!
Your reply got me at "complication". I got a chuckle.

Perhaps I should abandon my Grand Plan & buy one of the two mentioned. From what I have read here, people seem to be...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 655
Posted By PGB1
Creating A Bootable Backup Of Drive With Multiple Volumes

Good Day!

I have a semi-older Intel MacBook Pro (2.2 Ghz Core 2 Duo 2GB RAM) running OS X 10.6.8
My question is about creating a bootable clone of the hard disk that is partitioned into two...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Van Smith for taking the time to reply...

Thank You Van Smith for taking the time to reply & your suggestion about sqlite.

I got to look inside yourcompany. Mostly I found what looks like ancient Egyptian writing, but did find these two...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By PGB1
Some Questions About Library Folder Items

Good Day To Everyone!

Once in a while, I look around in Finder just for fun. I always am curious about OS X & hoe it all works together. I like to learn things.

Today, I noticed 3 User/Library...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-10-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 778
Posted By PGB1
Thank You for your help, Chscag. That was a...

Thank You for your help, Chscag.

That was a good point you made about keeping the text backup. I'll do that before I nuke the mailbox.

AT&T had to go. Too many problems as the ISP. The final...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-10-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 778
Posted By PGB1
Pesky Questions About Mail Archive

Good Day To All!

I've search for the answers to a couple of archive questions, but managed to get myself confused. If you all don't mind, I would like to verify a couple of items with you folks.
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-28-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 586
Posted By PGB1
Wacky GMail & Mail App Behavior Question

Good Afternoon!
I have a question and I would like to apologize in advance if it does not belong here. It is related to an odd GMail behavior that might or might not be related to Mail.app.

I...
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