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Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By vince0501
strange error message

not sure what is going on every time I open a browser (safari or FF) I get the following message box.

the page at Google (http://13.gmodules.com)
says NaN

It just started happening. Browser...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-23-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By vince0501
turned airport on, and shows my network is locked.

turned airport on, and shows my network is locked.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-23-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By vince0501
thanks for the links. I am not using any other...

thanks for the links. I am not using any other mac. So I still don't understand the root of the message. I was concerned that somehow the computer has been hijacked? I know there are not supposed to...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-23-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Posted By vince0501
what does this message mean

I opened Safari this morning and a pop up window is in the middle of the screen.

"The computer's local hostname " Macintosh local" is already in use on this network. The name has been changed to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-18-2009, 12:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,371
Posted By vince0501
Safari PDF problem

Clicking on a link in safari to open a PDF file, I get an error message saying "Adobe PDF viewer can not find a compatible Adobe Acrobat or Adobe reader to view this program".
I have tried going...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-06-2009, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,167
Posted By vince0501
not reading cd or dvd in drive

I was burning a DVD. When I got back to the computer, had an error message that disc could not be verified and to try another. Inserted another DVD, pressed burn, and was asked to insert a blank dvd...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-11-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,474
Posted By vince0501
safari & firefox freezing up

Have had my iMac about 6 months now. Been working fine, lately both firefox and safari freeze up and require a force quit. Sometimes it will crash a few times in a row, it will ask if I want to reset...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-22-2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By vince0501
although the pop-up says the download has been...

although the pop-up says the download has been sent to trash it is not in the trash bin. Doing a search in finder also shows no record of it. I am not sure what the repair permissions thing you are...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-21-2008, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By vince0501
software update problem

Running software update, and Leopard Graphic update won't install. I get error message shown in attachment. Can't find anything in finder? Any clues?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-02-2008, 11:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,147
Posted By vince0501
desktop wallpaper blurry pics

20" iMac. Whenever I select a picture from my iPhoto pics to use as my desktop wallpaper, the image is blurry and distorted. Is there a setting I need to change to make it work? If I downsize...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-15-2008, 10:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,695
Posted By vince0501
3 month old iMac- mouse not scrolling

Was working fine. In the middle of scrolling down on my homepage the mouse just stopped scrolling. Is there something I might have done accidentally, or is there a problem with the mouse?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-12-2008, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,046
Posted By vince0501
thanks both for your help. The "poof" thing...

thanks both for your help. The "poof" thing solves the issue.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-12-2008, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,046
Posted By vince0501
I want to keep the download folder, as well as...

I want to keep the download folder, as well as the audio book. Is the stack just a shortcut to get to a downloaded file? If that is the case am I correct that removing it from the download folder to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-12-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,046
Posted By vince0501
download in dock

Another silly newbie question. Using Leopard, download an audio book. It shows up on the right side of the dock in downloads, next to documents folder. Can I remove this from the dock? Send to trash?...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-05-2008, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,948
Posted By vince0501
Thanks, the PDF thing was what I was looking for....

Thanks, the PDF thing was what I was looking for.
Other part of my first question I forgot to post, how do I erase or delete a clip?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-05-2008, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,948
Posted By vince0501
web clips with Safari

Been tinkering with Safari, and I can't figure out a couple of things.
First I used the web clip tool, and saved a section of an article I was reading. It saved to dashboard. From there I can't seem...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-15-2007, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By vince0501
cool. Thanks.

cool. Thanks.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-15-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By vince0501
1 library, 2 ipods, 1 iMac

On my new Imac, I have addded over 5000 tracks from my cd collection. I have a new 80gb Classic and have synched that to my iTunes library. I am getting my wife a nano for X-mas. Can I use my library...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-29-2007, 12:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 403
Posted By vince0501
Firefox updates not enabled

I noticed online that there was a Firefox update. I checked my version, and it was not updated. When I go into preferences, the update Firefox option is grayed out. I thought it was because I had...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2007, 11:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 917
Posted By vince0501
Thanks Chris. Now I get it. I just assumed when...

Thanks Chris. Now I get it. I just assumed when the description mentioned viewing photos, it also meant iPhoto.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 917
Posted By vince0501
Thanks for the reply. I was able to add the quick...

Thanks for the reply. I was able to add the quick look icon, using the customize option.
Still not sure about how this is supposed to work. I did see it work with documents. But in iPhoto, if I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2007, 12:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 917
Posted By vince0501
quicklook something wrong or don't I get it?

I have been playing around with Leopard, and so far seems fine. New to mac, so only have a few weeks of tiger to compare. I was trying to see how quick look works. I opened finder, clicked on...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-10-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By vince0501
thanks for the feedback. The youtube and Wiki...

thanks for the feedback. The youtube and Wiki links were informative.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-10-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By vince0501
What is Quicksilver?

Have owned my iMac about a month now. Leopard seems to be running just fine. Now I am looking for things to make the computer my own. I see alot of raves on these forums for Quicksilver. I have not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-03-2007, 04:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,583
Posted By vince0501
Good news is CCC worked like a charm. I was able...

Good news is CCC worked like a charm. I was able to boot from the clone.
Bad news, after install I get the Leopard 3D background, welcome screen shows as normal. When I log into any account,...
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