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Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-27-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 746
Posted By bobtomay
Restore the empty space back to the OS X...

Restore the empty space back to the OS X partition.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-27-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,145
Posted By bobtomay
Here is the way to get off these pages - it is a...

Here is the way to get off these pages - it is a pitb because Safari automatically tries to load the last tabs that were open when you quit it by doing a Force Quit or by powering down the machine.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-23-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By bobtomay
Uhm, tried emptying the trash? Will also...

Uhm, tried emptying the trash?

Will also recommend you not go into TM and delete individual backups. TM does that automatically all by it's lonesome. Don't need the old backups - turn TM off,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-20-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By bobtomay
There has been no RAW update for support of the...

There has been no RAW update for support of the d810 as of yet for iPhoto or Aperture.

Maybe try Lightroom or whatever software Nikon has for the camera.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-19-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By bobtomay
To start with you need the netscape webkit plugin...

To start with you need the netscape webkit plugin installed.
Secondly you're going to need the password to log in.

You'll get prompted to install the plugin by going to http://75.144.100.146...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 310
Posted By bobtomay
http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/other-hardware-pe...

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/other-hardware-peripherals/301324-adapter-cables-connecting-mac-tv-via-hdmi.html

Read post 1, 4 & 6.
Forum: News and Community Announcements 08-08-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By bobtomay
Give 'em hell Charlie... ;)

Give 'em hell Charlie... ;)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-06-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By bobtomay
Why would you want to do such a thing? Whatever...

Why would you want to do such a thing? Whatever you put on the external is going to run slower than it did when it was the internal drive. Isn't speed the reason you got the SSD to begin with? In...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 494
Posted By bobtomay
And Tuxera should not have anything to do with...

And Tuxera should not have anything to do with reading DVDs or CDs unless it is taking over that task from the regular OS X driver.

If you are getting an error related to Tuxera when reading from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 344
Posted By bobtomay
Aside from all that... I will wager your...

Aside from all that...

I will wager your machine is already dragging it's heels when you've got <9% free space (at 44GB free) on that drive.

You do not want to take any more space away from...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-23-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By bobtomay
Yes. The WD Black is my personal recommendation...

Yes. The WD Black is my personal recommendation for those not wanting to move to a SSD.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By bobtomay
Would "assume" you have a network in the house...

Would "assume" you have a network in the house both of these machines use to access the internet? In which case you can just share the drive from the iMac to access it via the network.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-22-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By bobtomay
You may want to read through the sticky on...

You may want to read through the sticky on installing applications:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/251468-installing-uninstalling-applications.html
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-22-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 572
Posted By bobtomay
edit: The max RAM usable by that MB is 6 GB. ...

edit: The max RAM usable by that MB is 6 GB.



same thing



Maybe, but it will be limited to 1067 speeds - just buy the proper memory.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-20-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By bobtomay
Mail - Preferences - Viewing

Mail - Preferences - Viewing
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-18-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By bobtomay
When you get your own legal copy of it, give it...

When you get your own legal copy of it, give it another try.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By bobtomay
What Mac? What version of OS X? Have...

What Mac?

What version of OS X?

Have you tried booting while holding the shift key down?

"Assuming" you're running OS X 10.7 or later, have you tried booting while holding the command and R...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-18-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 730
Posted By bobtomay
Did some COBOL training, omg, over 40 yrs ago and...

Did some COBOL training, omg, over 40 yrs ago and had to know some of that stuff with the early home computers in the 80s. Also had to know how to create your own boot disk for practically every...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By bobtomay
Not sure what adapter you are looking for. ...

Not sure what adapter you are looking for. AFAIK, there does not exist an adapter that will permit you to connect your DVI port to a mini-displayport (or mdp) on a monitor.

You will need a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-17-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,082
Posted By bobtomay
Personally, recommend keeping them as NTFS and...

Personally, recommend keeping them as NTFS and spending the $20 to get Paragon's NTFS for Mac - here (http://www.paragon-software.com/home/ntfs-mac/) to enable full read and write support.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-17-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 518
Posted By bobtomay
And Fantom does not manufacture hard drives. The...

And Fantom does not manufacture hard drives. The drive inside the enclosure could also be a WD. I am disinclined to purchase any enclosure that comes with a drive pre-installed from a manufacturer...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By bobtomay
There is no port called VGI. There is VGA and...

There is no port called VGI. There is VGA and DVI. Would guess that card has a DVI port. You would need a converter such as this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-16-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 477
Posted By bobtomay
Trying to figure out what caused a one time or a...

Trying to figure out what caused a one time or a rare occurrence kernel panic is a genuinely big time waster and in general not profitable.

Have a read through here...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-15-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,146
Posted By bobtomay
Agree with the above. Did quite a few tests -...

Agree with the above. Did quite a few tests - related to cloning (with SuperDuper!) vs iDefrag - iDefrag results in faster boot times and application launch times than cloning alone can provide. ...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-15-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 627
Views: 139,402
Posted By bobtomay
If you can find one of those WD My Books with FW...

If you can find one of those WD My Books with FW still sitting on the shelf, you should be able to get it at a discount. They're last years models and WD is not making those with FW any longer. I...
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