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Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 254
Posted By toMACsh
I have a son and a nephew who bought homes over...

I have a son and a nephew who bought homes over 2,500 sq. ft. - with no kids, yet. Our house is about 2,300 (our second house - first one was smaller) and we have lots of extra space, but no plans to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 191
Posted By toMACsh
Some people (like me) have older hardware that...

Some people (like me) have older hardware that will not run the latest and greatest OS releases.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-24-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By toMACsh
This happens to me all the time also. I just...

This happens to me all the time also. I just click the green button and it fixes it. I'm good with that. With Sly's solution, do you get the maximum size of the Excel window as possible, or is it a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By toMACsh
Jake, no need to create an alias and drag that to...

Jake, no need to create an alias and drag that to the Dock, as I'm sure you know. Just grab the icon in the Applications folder and drag that to the right of the "highway lane divider line" in the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 225
Posted By toMACsh
That's because it should be Command-Option-Escape...

That's because it should be Command-Option-Escape
Think of it as Comm+-Option-Escape
That's CommAND-Option-Escape

Older keyboards have the apple-with-a-bite-out-of-it symbol on the Command key....
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-19-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 340
Posted By toMACsh
You might be able to make use of Libre Office to...

You might be able to make use of Libre Office to make the conversion. It's a free download. It will "take over" as the default program. I deleted it when I was done converting.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-19-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 166
Posted By toMACsh
Yes, but not repaired, if that is needed. Must...

Yes, but not repaired, if that is needed. Must boot from a different volume to repair.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 306
Posted By toMACsh
You're in England, aren't you... Yeah,...

You're in England, aren't you...


Yeah, that terminology will get you. ;)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-17-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,619
Posted By toMACsh
Sorry if this was asked and answered above; short...

Sorry if this was asked and answered above; short lunch break, not enough time to read all the posts.

When will new Macs be sold with El Capitan installed?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,936
Posted By toMACsh
Ha! It would help if posts more than 1 week,...

Ha!

It would help if posts more than 1 week, 1 month, 1 year old had a different background color or something.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-14-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,936
Posted By toMACsh
Restating the issue will not move this discussion...

Restating the issue will not move this discussion forward. If you followed the links in the post by bobtomay, report on what happened when you tried any of the suggestions given. That will provide...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-13-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 212
Posted By toMACsh
Sounds like a mouse problem to me, if you're...

Sounds like a mouse problem to me, if you're using a mouse. If you have another mouse to test, do that. If you're using the track pad, then the above advice should be followed.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-12-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 238
Posted By toMACsh
For anyone to give you the most useful reply, you...

For anyone to give you the most useful reply, you need to supply details about your Mac. (Like model, year it was made, RAM)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 185
Posted By toMACsh
Do the above. Do not right click in the window...

Do the above. Do not right click in the window and choose Show View Options.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-10-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,619
Posted By toMACsh
Garfield Cheshire Grumpy Nashville...

Garfield
Cheshire
Grumpy
Nashville...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-06-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By toMACsh
Yes, that's correct. Now my puzzle is why...

Yes, that's correct.

Now my puzzle is why Safari was even open, much less not responding. Firefox is my default browser. I had downloaded a Google document from Firefox as an Excel file, so maybe...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-06-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By toMACsh
That's the opposite of too much information. ...

That's the opposite of too much information.

At the very least, we need to know how you're trying to delete the contacts, and what is happening. Are you getting an error message, etc.?

I am...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-04-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 307
Posted By toMACsh
An alias will have a small, black, curved arrow...

An alias will have a small, black, curved arrow at the bottom corner of the icon, as described in the post you quoted from.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-04-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 467
Posted By toMACsh
You should create a troubleshooting account for...

You should create a troubleshooting account for testing such as I am suggesting. Often it is easier to migrate to a new user account than to pinpoint the thing that is corrupted in your old account....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 467
Posted By toMACsh
Ok, mine works the way you're expecting yours to...

Ok, mine works the way you're expecting yours to work. Both methods searched in the current folder. Try a different user account and see if it works that way.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 467
Posted By toMACsh
I have SL (not at that location right now) and I...

I have SL (not at that location right now) and I will check to see what mine does and post back. Are you searching with Cmd-F or Spotlight?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-31-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By toMACsh
Some of the recommended downloads will not run on...

Some of the recommended downloads will not run on some older OS versions. The OP did not specify which OS version is in play.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By toMACsh
Well, it couldn't hurt to create a third account...

Well, it couldn't hurt to create a third account on the chance that both of the current ones are corrupted in the same way. ???
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2015, 08:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By toMACsh
If the disc is too full, can the OP start up in...

If the disc is too full, can the OP start up in Safe Mode, move some things to an external, then delete them of course, and be able to start up normally?

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201262
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 274
Posted By toMACsh
Hit the Quote button below the comment you want...

Hit the Quote button below the comment you want to respond to. You can then edit out things you do not want to focus on, then type your message after the /QUOTE] (I left out the first [ on purpose.)...
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