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Search: Posts Made By: Old Rogue
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-01-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,247
Posted By Old Rogue
I second "Avast!" It works top to bottom on my...

I second "Avast!"
It works top to bottom on my Mac, including web and email.
It also does it quietly in the background and updates continuously. You won't be sorry, especially as it's free.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,852
Posted By Old Rogue
Large Serengeti Aviators. 90+% of all...

Large Serengeti Aviators.
90+% of all commercial/ATP pilots wear them, which is how I discovered them.
They cut out all glare, yet they can penetrate the gloom.
There are only maybe three...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-02-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 731
Posted By Old Rogue
When you formatted the SSD, did you use the GUID...

When you formatted the SSD, did you use the GUID partition table?
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 709
Posted By Old Rogue
I just replaced my long-dead internal drive...

I just replaced my long-dead internal drive (Early 2008, 2.8 GHz iMac) with an OWC SSD, and I can say I got a whole new machine out of it.
It cold-boots in about 20 seconds, and applications open...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-28-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,576
Posted By Old Rogue
This is for 3GB models and I don't know if your...

This is for 3GB models and I don't know if your model is 3 GB or 6 GB SATA, but...
OWC Mercury Electra 3G Solid State Drive (SSD) Solutions - High Performance, Reliability, and Endurance...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-28-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,576
Posted By Old Rogue
Just curious, but if you were at OWC, why didn't...

Just curious, but if you were at OWC, why didn't you buy an OWC SSD? Their SSD reviews and ratings are through the roof, and their tech support is very, very good. That is not to say that Crucial...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-28-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,576
Posted By Old Rogue
Did you partition the new SSD using GUID? You...

Did you partition the new SSD using GUID? You should, or it won't boot.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-28-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,264
Posted By Old Rogue
Try using the black muslin. White makes a poor...

Try using the black muslin.
White makes a poor background, since it's used mostly for reflecting or diffusing light.
Darker backgrounds cause your subject to 'pop.'
Da Girlz | Flickr - Photo...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-21-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By Old Rogue
I use 'Memory Clean' several times a day. It sits...

I use 'Memory Clean' several times a day. It sits in the menu bar as an available memory readout. Simply click "Clean Memory" to free some up, frequently doubling some available memory. Available at...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,334
Posted By Old Rogue
Ta-da!

Ta-da!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,334
Posted By Old Rogue
Happy to help, but I sure would like to hear from...

Happy to help, but I sure would like to hear from ebsseattle, to see if it works.
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-28-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,832
Posted By Old Rogue
FWIW, This is what I have done successfully with...

FWIW, This is what I have done successfully with my various Macs through the years when their performance gets sluggish. I always download and keep the latest OS X System Combo updater, and I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,334
Posted By Old Rogue
Try this: Right-click or Control-click on the...

Try this: Right-click or Control-click on the Dictionary app, and choose 'Show Package Contents' from the pop-up menu, then navigate into Contents/Resources. In that folder, open the the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,334
Posted By Old Rogue
Except for the all-bold sample, the screen grabs...

Except for the all-bold sample, the screen grabs look exactly as do mine. Dictionary was never Helvetica.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 915
Posted By Old Rogue
That's a pretty nifty little Prefs addition, and...

That's a pretty nifty little Prefs addition, and probably should be a part of the OS, maybe somewhat simplified. However, it didn't work. I went through a lot of file types, checking and making...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 915
Posted By Old Rogue
Question Keeping "Open File With" Option

I know this has been discussed in the past, but since I've never, ever had a problem with it, I didn't pay much attention.

My Mac is now opening all rtf and txt documents in Text Edit.
Long ago,...
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