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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-01-2012, 08:20 AM
Replies: 23
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Posted By vinkadog
Hm, I hope I don't have to resort to that, but...

Hm, I hope I don't have to resort to that, but will consider it. Thanks again.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Thanks for all the help--I really appreciate it.

Thanks for all the help--I really appreciate it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Just viewed a Silverlight sample video on my...

Just viewed a Silverlight sample video on my regular user account--the same user account that cannot view Netflix streaming.

Also, the new user account I created a few hours ago can view Netflix...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Ran Verify Disk, got "The volume Macintosh HD...

Ran Verify Disk, got "The volume Macintosh HD appears to be OK." Would prefer language that sounds a little more definitive, but whatever.

I would uninstall/reinstall Evernote if I could, but I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Didn't work. %#@^#&. More ideas welcome.

Didn't work. %#@^#&.

More ideas welcome.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Checked the console log--see below. I am...

Checked the console log--see below. I am definitely over my head in interpreting this, so any guidance is appreciated:

12/30/11 7:56:07 PM Evernote[180] Unable to initialize logging: Error...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
I installed ADE under my regular user account--it...

I installed ADE under my regular user account--it just wouldn't work properly unless I was logged in as root user.

I installed Evernote through the Mac App Store on the root user account....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
OK, just created a new user account--made it an...

OK, just created a new user account--made it an admin, allowed user to administer this computer. Both Evernote and Netflix work! I'm feeling totally slighted that there's an anti-me bias going on...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Regarding the Permissions Repair--when I am in...

Regarding the Permissions Repair--when I am in Disk Utility, I see Verify Disk Permissions, Verify Disk, and Repair Disk Permissions (Repair Disk is grayed out). All I have tried is Repair Disk...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 08:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
OK, a report: -I tried Permissions Repair...

OK, a report:

-I tried Permissions Repair via the Disk Utility. The first time it brought up a laundry list of repairs and said it would take 30 minutes. After about 10 minutes or so it stopped,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Never mind, found it. Repairing permissions...

Never mind, found it. Repairing permissions through Disk Utility is underway, and should take about 30 minutes. Will report back.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
No, I haven't. I just read up on permissions...

No, I haven't. I just read up on permissions repair at the following link, and I'll be honest--I have no idea what it says to do. Is there a simple "go to this, check this box etc" type of list that...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Enable parental controls was already unchecked....

Enable parental controls was already unchecked. Allow user to administer this computer was already checked.

Any other thoughts? Thanks!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,884
Posted By vinkadog
Some apps only work with root user account

Hey there, new to the forum. I have a MacBook running OS X 10.6.8. I've had a problem with some apps that simply do not work with my regular user account; they will only work if I log in with a root...
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