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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 07:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 752
Posted By Lifeisabeach
I was tempted to be the 1 million and first...

I was tempted to be the 1 million and first person to download the beta (cough cough), but I'll just resist the urge and wait for the final release. I'm planning on nuking/paving to do a nice, clean...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Lifeisabeach
I personally never had any issues with Tuxera...

I personally never had any issues with Tuxera when I've used it in the past, but my experience is pretty limited. Regardless, I doubt this has anything to do with the Tuxera NTFS driver. That...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Your specs don't make much sense. If you have 30...

Your specs don't make much sense. If you have 30 GB of RAM, then I assume you have a Mac Pro. But Mac Pros don't have 2-core CPUs. They had quad-cores starting with the first Intel Mac Pro. They...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 348
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Thanks for picking nits and overcomplicating...

Thanks for picking nits and overcomplicating this, chas. Before the OP gets further confused and worried here, it really needs to be said that the Recovery Partition does not need to be removed, nor...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By Lifeisabeach
You are all over the place here. Let me first...

You are all over the place here. Let me first point out a response on Tuxera's support forum to someone who posted that exact same message. Their advice was to update to the latest version of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Create a new user account for her and give it...

Create a new user account for her and give it admin privileges. Then log into that account and delete the old one. All user data will be gone, including saved passwords. This is all assuming you...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-23-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Quit it (Force Quit if need be by right-clicking...

Quit it (Force Quit if need be by right-clicking on the Dock icon with the OPTION key held down). Then delete it and replace with a freshly downloaded copy. Problem solved.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-23-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 865
Posted By Lifeisabeach
No, don't ever mix and match different RAM....

No, don't ever mix and match different RAM. There's too much potential to de-stabilize your system.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Have you checked for an adware infestation as...

Have you checked for an adware infestation as suggested? There really is a growing problem and we've had at least 2 members here that I know of confirm that adware was found on their system in the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-23-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Try using Resize!...

Try using Resize! (http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/16845/resize!). It works exactly the way you just described your old software.

EDIT: you'd have to do it outside iPhoto, but you can just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Yeah, Afloat relies on SIMBL to inject code into...

Yeah, Afloat relies on SIMBL to inject code into the system to make it do things it wasn't designed to do (that's the best way I can think to describe it, anyway). The problem with SIMBL is that it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Allow me to recommend an app: Hazel...

Allow me to recommend an app: Hazel (http://www.noodlesoft.com/hazel.php). I recently started trying it after another member recommended here and it is fantastic! It has options to auto-empty...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-22-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Maybe some adware has made it into your system....

Maybe some adware has made it into your system. See my signature for more info.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-22-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By Lifeisabeach
It sure sounds like a power source issue to me....

It sure sounds like a power source issue to me. Make sure you only charge it when plugged into a surge protector, and a really good one (Tripp Lite is one of the best). You may even want to consider...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-22-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Desk pins

Removing unwanted apps is even easier in OS X. With only a few exceptions, you simply put it in the Trash. Done. If you are inclined to obsess over the preference files that get left behind, use one...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-22-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 150
Posted By Lifeisabeach
There is no separate search bar anymore. Just...

There is no separate search bar anymore. Just start typing your search query in the same bar as the address. And what's wrong with your mouse movement?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-22-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 554
Posted By Lifeisabeach
The framerate drops when NOT playing a game? I...

The framerate drops when NOT playing a game? I would love to know how you came to that conclusion. You really should be more certain of what model iMac you have here if you want more specific help....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 599
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Anti Virus

My initial assessment... it's mostly really good. Easy to read and navigate. One downside is there's no way to see a user's system info that shows with their avatar, if they entered it. There's also...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-20-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 423
Posted By Lifeisabeach
No hard drive and sold "as is"? It's hot. ...

No hard drive and sold "as is"? It's hot. Couldn't wipe the drive due to EFI lock, so he pulled it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-20-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 423
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Why not ask the eBay seller about it?

Why not ask the eBay seller about it?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By Lifeisabeach
You can't remove that one in particular, but you...

You can't remove that one in particular, but you can remove some others. See here:
osx - Remove entries from finder's context menu? - Ask Different...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Nope, not at all (to "same" hardware). My iMac...

Nope, not at all (to "same" hardware). My iMac is a 2010, the MBA is... I guess a 2012. IIRC, the key is to do the install, then before applying the Boot Camp drivers for the Mac you are doing the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 599
Posted By Lifeisabeach
Includes Tapatalk? I just checked the Tapatalk...

Includes Tapatalk? I just checked the Tapatalk app and Mac-Forums isn't listed in there. So the MF app is like a standalone Tapatalk app limited to MF?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-19-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By Lifeisabeach
For your reading pleasure: ...

For your reading pleasure:
https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5472367?start=30
An issue in Mavericks with com.apple.IconServicesAgent...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-19-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By Lifeisabeach
What watch? What is TrainingPeaks? A website or...

What watch? What is TrainingPeaks? A website or an app? Need a LOT more detail here please.
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