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Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-05-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,074
Posted By Collin Bl
more work needed for me to post image

more work needed for me to post image
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-05-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,074
Posted By Collin Bl
Some time ago i bought the Apple rechargeables...

Some time ago i bought the Apple rechargeables and charger and it has been a cracker ever since. Of course there has been the odd time where it did not connect by itself but a quick trip here ( where...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,554
Posted By Collin Bl
Just for others that come along, here is my...

Just for others that come along, here is my tuppence;

My first intro to spreadsheets was with Appleworks - during which my investigation uncovered a Random Number generator.
Well i thought -that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 547
Posted By Collin Bl
Just to toss another aspect out there as it were....

Just to toss another aspect out there as it were.
Had been operating very happily on 10.8 for some time and decided that perhaps it was time to move to Mavericks. Did a bootable back up and stopped...
Forum: Security Awareness 10-17-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,934
Posted By Collin Bl
Well, since my first Mac, last Century, have...

Well, since my first Mac, last Century, have never installed AV software or in fact had an issue.
But i do like Little Snitch keeping an eye on things, that along with Ghostery and Click to Flash
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-28-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 368
Posted By Collin Bl
Speeds and Safari

OK guys here is an tricky one ( for me anyway )
Just changed to Fibre and a comparison with a mate showed he was getting faster downloads on copper than i was getting - Hmm.
Got onto ISP and techy...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Collin Bl
Thanx Rod, was holding off on mavericks mainly to...

Thanx Rod, was holding off on mavericks mainly to reduce the hassle of the Law of Unintended Consequences - which is bound to apply!
There have been the odd time when i have considered going back to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-15-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Collin Bl
Attachments and Full screen

Running 10.8 and when i click on an attachment in an email, Mail goes to full screen, which on my 27 is a right P in the A. :Not-Amused:

Any of you experts out there know the terminal command to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-25-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,402
Posted By Collin Bl
Have not done this but if i were faced with...

Have not done this but if i were faced with MacBookboy's issue i would turn on the MBP hold the option key and boot off the Recovery Drive ( the hidden one that should be there if the 10.9 install...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-31-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,395
Posted By Collin Bl
if it were me i would have a shot at this first ...

if it were me i would have a shot at this first
Resetting the System Management Controller here http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3964
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 871
Posted By Collin Bl
u say - However my password does not work. ...

u say - However my password does not work.
Password for what?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-30-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,000
Posted By Collin Bl
Here is my system FWIW; have a 2 bay SOHO tank...

Here is my system FWIW;
have a 2 bay SOHO tank and a 3rd off site HD. After SuperDuper bakUp swap over with Off Site HD fortnightly. Theft and fire covered and minimum down time with HD failures, in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-08-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 413
Posted By Collin Bl
Full Screen

Any suggestions out there?
Completing an email in Mail and have 2 attachments included. Clicking on 1 of attachments with Magic Mouse and suddenly just email itself goes full screen on the 27, so i...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-08-2011, 10:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By Collin Bl
Cannot help with Bootcamp but i was running XP in...

Cannot help with Bootcamp but i was running XP in Parallels with 2.4 iMac and 4Gbs of Ram. Replaced ram with OWC upgrade kit to give 6 Gbs and Windows side ran much better. U may want to look at Ws7...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-08-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 649
Posted By Collin Bl
RSS feed

Had a couple of RSS feeds while on 10.6 but now that on 10.7 only had Apple one remaining. Tried many cycles of adding/deleting and looking in Mail envelopes etc all to no avail. Had friends test url...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-25-2010, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By Collin Bl
any idea where one finds that back up copy?

any idea where one finds that back up copy?
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-25-2010, 04:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,342
Posted By Collin Bl
Here; Download SecondBar for Mac - Add a second...

Here;
Download SecondBar for Mac - Add a second menubar to a dual-monitor setup. MacUpdate Mac Software Downloads (http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/33264/secondbar)
works well
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2010, 11:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 732
Posted By Collin Bl
Most i have come across have a Primary and a...

Most i have come across have a Primary and a Secondary and even a third IP address.
Where did u get the numerous alternative ones from?
Leopard was great for me when i was on it, more likely you...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2010, 11:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 949
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. While i have no experience...

Welcome to the Forum. While i have no experience with those 2 models, i have found that Brother is less drama than HP and Canon when wireless on a Mac
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-24-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By Collin Bl
to the best of my knowledge this is the only...

to the best of my knowledge this is the only choice;

http://img.skitch.com/20100625-t46ccmf7dqqtf8p7gas9hduijs.preview.jpg (http://skitch.com/majorminor/b6i42/bakup)
Click for full size...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-24-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,221
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. Have you tested the...

Welcome to the Forum. Have you tested the connection by connecting your MBP to modem with ethernet cable - does it drop off line in that set up?
Is the Verizon DSL Modem Router providing the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-24-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,761
Posted By Collin Bl
Welcome to the Forum. Try connecting the vigor...

Welcome to the Forum. Try connecting the vigor 120 to the MB with an ethernet lead and then running Firefox and accessing the admin page and check and save settings for your ISP/Country. Then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-24-2010, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By Collin Bl
Before you do that Bird - try downloading and...

Before you do that Bird - try downloading and installing this (http://support.apple.com/downloads/Mac_OS_X_10_4_11_Combo_Update__Intel_) - it may sort things for you.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2010, 11:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,342
Posted By Collin Bl
Try moving this to desk top and restarting; ...

Try moving this to desk top and restarting;
System Preferences/Preferences/ByHost/com.apple.windowserver.00xxxxxxxxxx.plist
From what i could see that is changed with Display being changed to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-23-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,342
Posted By Collin Bl
Do the new user first - it may take a while for...

Do the new user first - it may take a while for me to find an applicable plist file.
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