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Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-22-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 519
Posted By sonaro
Which OS should I upgrade to?

Once again, the time has come to start thinking about upgrading my OS.

Currently I have Snow Leopard (10.6.8). I love it, as it does everything I need, but twice this week for the first time, I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,303
Posted By sonaro
Hi chscag, Thanks for the reply. I should've...

Hi chscag,

Thanks for the reply. I should've mentioned that I already checked for hidden files and folders and that there were none at all. I use a little applescript that turns hidden files on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2009, 06:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,303
Posted By sonaro
Zip Compression Problem when Opening in Windows

Hello,

I am using Leopard on a Macbook Pro and Windows users are having a problem opening up compressed folders of photos.

I use the option in the right click menu to compress the folder and...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-07-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,235
Posted By sonaro
Disable Tooltips/Alt/Title Text in Safari

Hello,

I wish to remove the yellow info-boxes that appear when hovering over an image or link which contain 'alt' or 'title' tags. It has seriously dampened my web-surfing experience, as I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 662
Posted By sonaro
High-Pitched Sound After 10.5.7 Update

I made a video of it:
YouTube - High-Pitched Sound After OS X 10.5.7 Update on Macbook Pro (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tY8-bFeL94I)

Noticed a high-pitched squealing sound after updating to OS...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2009, 12:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,559
Posted By sonaro
Just to play devil's advocate, what incentive...

Just to play devil's advocate, what incentive does the pawn shop have in telling the truth? I would like to have seen the computer's serial number with my own 2 eyes on the booted up machine. I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-10-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,245
Posted By sonaro
Thanks for the advice. I will perform the AHT,...

Thanks for the advice. I will perform the AHT, but can you direct me to where in the system logs -- Console I assume -- I can begin to look? There's a lot going on in there for a layman such as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-09-2009, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,245
Posted By sonaro
Macbook Pro Freezing

Hello,

My 17" Macbook Pro Unibody running 10.5.6 has been freezing a lot lately. It doesn't matter what I am doing -- it can be a CPU intensive activity or simply just checking email and surfing...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-29-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,710
Posted By sonaro
Honestly, I don't know, but I know nothing about...

Honestly, I don't know, but I know nothing about these things. I've been looking through my Console messages and I see so many strange things around the time it happened. It's as if he was probing...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-28-2009, 06:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,710
Posted By sonaro
Thanks for doing all of the tests, everyone. I...

Thanks for doing all of the tests, everyone. I performed all of the actions advised by hughvane and everything seems to be fine.

I'm happy I'm not the only one - on another forum, some implied...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-27-2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,710
Posted By sonaro
Thanks for the info everyone. I will definitely...

Thanks for the info everyone. I will definitely perform the actions suggested by hughvane, although I already reset Safari and had cookies set to 'never accept.' hughvane, when you say those apps...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-27-2009, 02:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,710
Posted By sonaro
Website Hijacked my Computer

I was sent a link that completely took over my computer by hijacking my browser window, opened up hundreds of email messages, downloaded multiple audio avi files, opened up iChat and opened up...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-27-2009, 02:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 798
Posted By sonaro
Thank you for the reply, but that only works on...

Thank you for the reply, but that only works on Firefox. Safari does not have individual options like that.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-16-2009, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 798
Posted By sonaro
Force Safari Windows to Not Resize

Is there a way to prevent Safari windows from resizing? Every once in a while I am reminded that some webmasters still think their artistic vision is important enough to manhandle my browser. It's...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-06-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 835
Posted By sonaro
Play Game Console on Macbook Pro?

I don't own a tv, nor do I want one, but I would like to start playing some old Xbox games again. Can I display video and audio on my macbook pro from composite video & audio outputs(RCA plugs)?
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,526
Posted By sonaro
Then at least don't move it, at all.

Then at least don't move it, at all.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2009, 10:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,526
Posted By sonaro
Are you typing on it now? Either way, leave/turn...

Are you typing on it now? Either way, leave/turn it off for a couple of days and let it completely dry out. There still might be droplets of water that can seep into critical areas of the machine...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2009, 09:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 67,965
Posted By sonaro
Are you planning on bringing it in? If you are...

Are you planning on bringing it in? If you are still under Applecare, I highly suggest that you do. This happened to my Powerbook after it was out of warranty/applecare and only got worse, along...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-07-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,186
Posted By sonaro
Search External HD w/out Indexing w/ Spotlight?

Hello,

I am trying to search through some files on my external drive via the search bar on a Finder window while viewing the external HD folder I wish to search, not through spotlight(cmd+space)...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-07-2009, 11:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 714
Posted By sonaro
I know, I love this machine and have since I got...

I know, I love this machine and have since I got it in June, 2005, but it seems to get slower by the day with only 1gb of RAM and Tiger and the 100gb drive is already too small. I'm not sure if it's...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-07-2009, 05:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 714
Posted By sonaro
17" MBP Purchase Advice

I currently have a 17" MacBook Pro in my shopping cart since 1/10/09 with a shipping date of 2/27/09. Shipping date was delayed once already by 2 days. Right now on Apple.com, shipping dates say...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-07-2009, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By sonaro
Thanks for the link! I originally found that one...

Thanks for the link! I originally found that one doing a Google search and then found this cheaper one on Amazon:

Sabrent USB-DSC5 Serial ATA or IDE 2.5-/3.5-Inch to USB 2.0 Cable Converter...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-06-2009, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By sonaro
How Do I Access this 10+ Year Old Hard Drive?

Hello,

I have this old hard drive from my first computer which was running windows 3.1, or something close to that and saved the drive all these years. I would like to grab some files that I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-23-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 476
Posted By sonaro
Well, thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!

Well, thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-17-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 476
Posted By sonaro
Mail.app Phenomenon

Hello,

For some reason when I attach these 2 images to a new piece of mail, the colors gets inverted like a negative. It only happens to these 2 images which are regular sized 200 dpi jpgs.
...
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