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Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-08-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Terry_C
I had a similar problem with Safari after a clean...

I had a similar problem with Safari after a clean install of Yosemite, although I could close it many of the menu options were greyed out. I followed the advice here...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-28-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,331
Posted By Terry_C
@ johnodd4 Thanks, there are no log files in the...

@ johnodd4 Thanks, there are no log files in the trash that I can see, hidden or otherwise. I have 4Gb ram. I have to say though that since loading Yosemite this is the first time I can remember...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,331
Posted By Terry_C
@ vansmith - thanks for your reply. The problem...

@ vansmith - thanks for your reply. The problem is not being able to empty trash, that works fine from the finder menu option, it's the secure empty that fails. I can empty it but not securely if it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,331
Posted By Terry_C
Thanks for the replies. @McBie - no these...

Thanks for the replies.

@McBie - no these files are/can be created on the HD in my account (or a new account which makes no difference.) If I create a simple text file spreadsheet, pdf etc, lock...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,331
Posted By Terry_C
I've just bumped this as still having the same...

I've just bumped this as still having the same problems on Yosemite. Could anyone try this for me and see if you can secure empty trash if it contains a locked file (after selecting the "remove...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 537
Posted By Terry_C
If you have a Time Machine backup then during the...

If you have a Time Machine backup then during the final Yosemite installation it will ask you if you want to copy information back from Time Machine. I was able to select user accounts, documents and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-20-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,331
Posted By Terry_C
Yosemite - Secure Empty Trash Problems

When trying to secure empty trash it reports "some files are locked" when they are not. Selecting the "remove all locked files option" does nothing and the trash doesn't empty. I can empty the trash...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-16-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By Terry_C
You could try changing the wifi channel on your...

You could try changing the wifi channel on your router. It's just possible that there is some interference from someone nearby who is using the same channel which is enough to upset your connection...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By Terry_C
For the video converter you could try the...

For the video converter you could try the ClimaxDigital VCAP 810 (Amazon 23.99 UK.) I have used it - it works straight out of the box with perfect results with the supplied software. I then used...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-13-2013, 05:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,622
Posted By Terry_C
I don't think anyone suggested it was a server...

I don't think anyone suggested it was a server problem. The inference was that the server details are no longer there or correct in the account details in mail. If, as you say, the same account works...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-12-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 469
Posted By Terry_C
When you get to the finder window in TM which...

When you get to the finder window in TM which shows the backup you want you have to select one or more folders first. The button will then be enabled. Plenty online about this.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,321
Posted By Terry_C
ML- Mail 6 No indicators when "Get Mail" activated

In Mail 6 on ML I no longer get the spinning progress indicator against the mailbox in the sidebar when I use the "Get Mail" toolbar button. I just get the sound when presumably its finished syncing...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-25-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,685
Posted By Terry_C
Yes a non-Google synced calendar does work so it...

Yes a non-Google synced calendar does work so it is related to Google. I now enter any event that needs an alert directly in my Google calendar with an email alert, that gets round it. Not ideal...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-21-2011, 05:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,685
Posted By Terry_C
iCal event alerts not working in Lion

After upgrading to Lion I can no longer set new iCal event alerts. If I create a new event I can select an alert i.e "message with sound" etc and set an alert time, but when I select "apply" in the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,037
Posted By Terry_C
Very helpful - thanks all for your replies.

Very helpful - thanks all for your replies.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,037
Posted By Terry_C
Lion Recovery Update - in 10.7.2?

Hi

I note that a Lion Recovery Update is available (12/10/2011) but Software Update doesn't pick it up. Can I therefore assume it was already in my recent Lion Installation (10.7.2) downloaded on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2009, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By Terry_C
You can partition it without it being empty. When...

You can partition it without it being empty. When you use the disk utility to partition it it will offer you the chance to save what's on there. I've just done this with a 500GB drive which I've...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2009, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,112
Posted By Terry_C
Lane Try this. Access time machine...

Lane

Try this.

Access time machine backups via Finder and bring up all the folders there, you should be able to see all of them - back more than a year if space permits as you suggest. Expand...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-10-2009, 04:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,047
Posted By Terry_C
Just a thought (& this from memory as wel!l) Have...

Just a thought (& this from memory as wel!l) Have you tried booting from the MAC OS X DVD, (hold CMD C on boot up with the DVD in the drive) then going into Utilities, quitting and then selecting...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 572
Posted By Terry_C
More info

Further to my earlier posts no user account, not even admin can make any changes where you need to "unlock" the padlock to do so. Just get authenticating message but nothing else. Time machine won't...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2009, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 572
Posted By Terry_C
Further to my post above - I can't make changes...

Further to my post above - I can't make changes to any preferences. I also get crash reports for backup, security agent and others.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 572
Posted By Terry_C
Sleep and Admin Account Problem

I have a problem whereby I can't wake my imac (10.5.6) from sleep with my user account. It tries but then shuts down again. The only way I can get this to work is to hold the power on button and then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-27-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,698
Posted By Terry_C
Can you see the backups via Finder? I had the...

Can you see the backups via Finder? I had the same problem and I could see all of them - a year's worth - in Finder yet I could only see 1 days worth in TM - major panic! Once I'd opened a backed up...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-27-2009, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 984
Posted By Terry_C
Firefox Crashing with Canon IP4500

Does anyone have a Canon IP4500 printer and uses Firefox 3.0.5? If so are you able to print more than once without FF crashing? I've posted this on the Mozilla support forums but had no help (even...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 12-14-2008, 08:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By Terry_C
Tidy Up 1.4.5

Tidy Up 1.4.5
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