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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Posted By ron45
I want my computer back

I want to decide what or if a page opens when I boot. I want to disable or other wise nuke Top Sights.

Lastly is there anyone besides me that detests having my mac boot and shut down like...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-08-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 644
Posted By ron45
Thanks to all who answered. None of the above...

Thanks to all who answered. None of the above suggestions apply. The sound is gone not turned down or off. I use this mac for recording so I familiar with the signal paths for audio available to the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 644
Posted By ron45
Start up Noise

It's supposed to tell us the ram checked out ok. What does it mean when there is no start up noise. The mac pro, early 2010 w/10.8.5 seems ok other wise.

Ron
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-13-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 668
Posted By ron45
No start up sound

I posted this over the weekend and no one answered. If I reset the NVram I get two chimes for nothing but when I boot mac pro in 10.8.5 I get no sound. How concerned should I be about this please?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-06-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By ron45
first time account

Hello

How can you set up a new user account with a new/used computer? We tried `user' and `admin' as paswords you know what that got us. The people who sold it are too busy selling more and more...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-23-2013, 12:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
Hey Harry, Thanks for helping. That would be ok...

Hey Harry, Thanks for helping. That would be ok if I had a preferred page. As I mentioned earlier I don't use a home page.I boot to a blank page.

Ron
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-23-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 623
Posted By ron45
No fanfare noise on boot.

OSX.8.5, ML mac pro, bought my fifth or sixth mac from gainsaver.com this is the first one with possible problems. As I said, no fanfare on boot, It seems to take too long to shut down compared to my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-22-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
Thanks for the help Harry. I have not used a home...

Thanks for the help Harry. I have not used a home page since yahoo started commrecials before their news videos. We stopped TV in 83 for the same reason.

Safari was trying to go to this page when...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-22-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By ron45
I tried the link's suggestion, Everything was as...

I tried the link's suggestion, Everything was as expected on my old drive, which again lives in the mac pro.

Macpro is another story. Right now there is no username just admin that's how it came...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By ron45
First, I mean no disrespect the members of this...

First, I mean no disrespect the members of this forum. I value your input on mac matters. I chose my words with care. Apply a little of that when you read please.

I will try to keep this on topic...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
I have the home page set to http://emptypage ...

I have the home page set to http://emptypage and also the `New Window Opens With' is set to Empty Page. I did that a few days ago. I don't know how I got that goofy url as the home page. Maybe...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By ron45
No you don't sound mean, But I was ranting about...

No you don't sound mean, But I was ranting about so many signins to look at msgs. It had nothing to do with my privacy. The fear frenzy has been ramping up measurably everywhere in this country and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
Son of a gun that was easy. Thank you very much....

Son of a gun that was easy. Thank you very much. I'm so pleased they didn't remove that little bit of help.

Thanks for the big bit of help.

Ron
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 01:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By ron45
Fear

I really have to ask..... how much abject fear and loathing is enough.

Fourms use email adresses to make sure we are who we are. So I get and email saying a thead I subscribed to has a reply....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By ron45
It says" You can't use this version of the...

It says" You can't use this version of the application "Address Book" with this version of OS X. You have "Address Book 4.1.2

Again this hard drive from my G5 is in a bay in the mac pro. I can't...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
I just downloaded some classes and was reminded,...

I just downloaded some classes and was reminded, that is the download helper window revamped and does not show the source url or show a url while the mouse is over a link on a page. That is the kind...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
Harry, thanks,for the help. Ron

Harry, thanks,for the help.

Ron
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By ron45
Old address book migrate how?

I got a mac pro, I'd like to move the address book data to the contacts app. from my G5. Surely there is an easy way to do this. The hard drive containing the address book is in my current mac. But I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 424
Posted By ron45
How 2 look at what is being downloaded

Just left a very comfortable place, my old motorola G5 2.0 ghrts.

In Safari there I could see the url of sites I'd chosen in the bottom bar of the wind.

That space is gone, no btm bar in my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-18-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 565
Posted By ron45
file management in ML

Hello I for one am not thrilled with ML. Finder help does not know what file management is. I used to be able to move a file from my desktop to a hard drive folder and not leave a copy on the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By ron45
Now that is more like what one would expect from...

Now that is more like what one would expect from Apple. I was feeling abandoned by their code writers. Thanks for your patience and help.

Ron
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By ron45
Thanks Slydude, The descriptions in your link...

Thanks Slydude, The descriptions in your link refer to transferring from one mac to another. The source drive and destination drives are in my macpro. The other mac is dead. It is very frustrating to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By ron45
What happened to thinking different...ly?...

What happened to thinking different...ly? Migration assistant, actually it's code writers have all the imagination of dubya. I can transfer from an oatmeal box in a land fill in Bosnia.However, if...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By ron45
I was just here less then four minutes ago. Why...

I was just here less then four minutes ago. Why would anyone think it's necessary to log in YET again?

Can it be that it's possible to transfer data from a windoze box and I cannot do it inside my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 487
Posted By ron45
inter OS data transfer

I went from Leopard to Mt. Lion and can't transfer the data in my Leopard system to ML. I'd like to transfer bookmarks, and address book info etc. I cannot, as you probably know, open the address...
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