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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,901
Posted By davidlones365
To be specific, I'm looking for an alternative to...

To be specific, I'm looking for an alternative to BumpTop's flip through stacks. At the very least, a way to "flip through" a folder. Also, resizable desktop icons. One-click, visual sorting into...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,901
Posted By davidlones365
...old post, I know.

3 years and this app has completely died with no hints as to its revival or future plans for its use by Google. I had an entire workflow built around BumpTop's functionality. What happened? There...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,145
Posted By davidlones365
Good for now...

Yesterday, I was able to gain access to a Mac and retrieve the few files I needed for now.
I think I'll just do the same whenever I get a new Mac and skip dong an actual restore. Again, clean start....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-17-2012, 11:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,145
Posted By davidlones365
...well, recent "YouTube" and google searches led...

...well, recent "YouTube" and google searches led me to believe that simply digging around in some kind of "Backups.backupd" dierctory would uncover my files. Evident from my screenshots, said...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-17-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,145
Posted By davidlones365
Exclamation Accessing the backup from Windows???

How do I access my backed-up files from a Windows machine? Attempting to seems impossible...
Will my files be accessible in the way I'm attempting from a Mac?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-13-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,145
Posted By davidlones365
Question Buying a replacement Mac and restoring data via Time Machine.

Recently, the hard disk in my 2008 iMac failed and I'm planning on just buying a new Mac altogether. Luckily, I've backed up everything with Time Machine for the entire life of the machine and I also...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-29-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,555
Posted By davidlones365
Odd, mail links work fine for me. I use Sparrow...

Odd, mail links work fine for me. I use Sparrow as my default mail client and every mail link I can imagine has worked the way I would expect. PDFs, Safari, Chrome, TextEdit, Address Book... they all...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-29-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,555
Posted By davidlones365
Question Right-click/Search Google ignores default web browser and opens in Safari???

I've used Google Chrome as my default web browser for a while now with no issues, but when I right-click on a word of phrase and select "Search Google" from another app, Lion opens up the results in...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-12-2011, 03:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
I realize that what I am trying to accomplish is...

I realize that what I am trying to accomplish is not a commonly accepted task. Otherwise, I would assume the option would be well known and easily accessible, giving me no need to ask for assistance...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-08-2011, 12:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
What can I say, all you guys are trying to do is...

What can I say, all you guys are trying to do is convince me to give up on this or just "write a better tool" myself (???). I've made it clear that I disagree with the reasoning for why 72ppi is the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Screenshot 72ppi...

Screenshot 72ppi (http://cl.ly/0E3W3T1G2d2g0g1f0M1u) ...here is a regular screenshot on my system, unedited.
Screenshot 99.28ppi (http://cl.ly/171X2c2T362w2h3n3O11) ...here is a screenshot modified...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Have you ever heard of "WYSIWYG"? Are you aware...

Have you ever heard of "WYSIWYG"?
Are you aware of the Preview preference option "Define 100% scale as:" "Size on screen equals size on printout"???
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
If I could or even wanted to do that, why on...

If I could or even wanted to do that, why on earth would I ask you guys at Mac-Forums to recommend a hack or third-party app???
Although, thats been the best reply so far... "We don't care, figure...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
What concepts am I "mixing up" exactly? What is...

What concepts am I "mixing up" exactly?
What is it, really?????

I'll repeat myself... If I take a screenshot of my screen, I expect the saved image to include all correct data available about the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Again, NO... 72ppi...

Again, NO...

72ppi (http://cl.ly/0T3h0N0P3n3a1A373w1w) ... 300ppi (http://cl.ly/3v1O2b1G343z0B0p2B2K) ... 1000ppi (http://cl.ly/0E3o2T3j1M3y2s2d2J34) (...image links.)
You should find that...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-07-2011, 12:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
At this point I'm having to settle with a folder...

At this point I'm having to settle with a folder action that takes a new screenshot and modifies the pixel density in Pixelmator. Adds about 5 seconds of "lets stare at the screen while automator...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-05-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
The article...

The article (http://www.scantips.com/no72dpi.html) you provided at times seems to agree that what I'm trying to do is an appropriate use of ppi/dpi... presenting an image at "actual size" on the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-01-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
How would one do that? Seems even more time...

How would one do that? Seems even more time consuming than using Pixelmator to edit a regular screenshot.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-01-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Actually, mine is 99ppi (to be more precise,...

Actually, mine is 99ppi (to be more precise, 99.28ppi) ...and there is a noticeable difference:
(screenshot uploaded here (http://cl.ly/0A0D1c110K390V2R1B2i))
Both images have been scaled to actual...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-01-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Yeah, I know... 72 is apparently the default...

Yeah, I know... 72 is apparently the default everywhere. There is absolutely NO logical reason for this!

...and simply "zooming it fit" in Preview never gets the end products actual size exactly...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-30-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Question third-party app???

Let me rephrase my question:
If I'm not able to adjust the default pixel density of my screenshots, is there a third-party screen capture app available that would allow this?
...or do I have no...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-30-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
...umm, an images pixel density has no effect on...

...umm, an images pixel density has no effect on its file size. (???)
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-30-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,527
Posted By davidlones365
Question How do I take screen shots at my displays native pixel density? ...NOT 72 PPI!

My Mac (I assume all Mac's, and most computers in general) always takes screen shots at 72 ppi... why is this? Also, it seems 72 ppi is the default pixel density for most image editing software....
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-21-2011, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,108
Posted By davidlones365
Angry Yes, I know, it's all obsolete!!! I happen to...

Yes, I know, it's all obsolete!!! I happen to like experimenting with "vintage" software, it's a little hobby of mine!!! It's fun and it brings back some memories!!! THATS BESIDE THE POINT!!!! VMware...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-21-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,108
Posted By davidlones365
Angry Installing and using older Windows OS's in VMware Fusion.

I've posted this to the VMware forum, but no one's replied there for weeks! Other people have had similar issues since 2007 and no one seems to be able to figure it out!!! I know floppy disks are...
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