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Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-13-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By scathe
It's not a slide presentation. I need to show an...

It's not a slide presentation. I need to show an application, web page, terminal commands and so on ..
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2012, 04:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 801
Posted By scathe
Mirror part of screen

Hello,

I am preparing a seminar that I will be presenting from my laptop with a mirrored view of my screen on a projector.

I was wondering, is there a way to only show part of my screen on the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-06-2012, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,585
Posted By scathe
Check out a program called Pacifist, lets you...

Check out a program called Pacifist, lets you install software only from your Mac OS installation disks.
If it's a 10.8 from the App Store though, you will have to create a bootable flash drive for...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 09-06-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 545
Posted By scathe
Strange, I just tried this with no issues-...

Strange, I just tried this with no issues- opening an excel file on a samba share. But then I'm not at 10.7.

Is this issue (disconnected shares) only with Office or have you noticed this happening...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-06-2012, 05:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,226
Posted By scathe
What other usage do you have lined up for this...

What other usage do you have lined up for this machine besides Parallels with Office, movies and Skype? Personally I couldn't buy a retina for that kind of usage.

Edit:
Unless you really want a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-06-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By scathe
Why don't you simply run the Software Update to...

Why don't you simply run the Software Update to see if your software is up-to-date and see what exactly needs to be downloaded? It doesn't restart your computer to update your OS right away ...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-06-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By scathe
Check this out Change your desktop background...

Check this out
Change your desktop background with AppleScript (http://still-scripts.com/applescript/change-your-desktop-background-with-applescript/)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-05-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,318
Posted By scathe
Thats just because everyone is used to facebook...

Thats just because everyone is used to facebook and while I would be happy to use email, In my circles I'm still one of the few.

With close friends we keep in touch by phone, but this is for those...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-05-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,318
Posted By scathe
I used that for some time, but lately Facebook...

I used that for some time, but lately Facebook notifications don't quite work as I would expect them to. Either the settings on their page don't get saved, get reverted or it just takes 20minutes for...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-05-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,318
Posted By scathe
Snow Leopard & Facebook messages

Hello,

I'm looking for an App for Facebook messages, even better to provide only messages (not chat). I'm really not interested in looking at all the various nonsense people post on their walls...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-06-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 609
Posted By scathe
I'm not sure how different it is under ML, but on...

I'm not sure how different it is under ML, but on Snow Leopard there is a possibility to publish the calendar either on MobileMe or a private server.

However since I already use Google Calendar as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 543
Posted By scathe
stuck between blue startup screens

Hello,

I've recently been handed a friends malfunctioning older 15" MacBook Pro, one of those nifty pre-unibody designs. From the bottom of the laptop I can barely make out a year 2007, not that...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-12-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 828
Posted By scathe
Yes :-)

Yes :-)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-09-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By scathe
Those commands will effectively change the owner...

Those commands will effectively change the owner of that directory (chown) and then give everyone read/write/execute permissions (chmod 777). The syntax is correct as well as the password behavior as...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-06-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 555
Posted By scathe
I doubt that's possible, internet tethering is...

I doubt that's possible, internet tethering is done using two different network adapters - this is not the case, sorry.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
Wait, so you are able to connect with a VNC...

Wait, so you are able to connect with a VNC client, but not with remote desktop?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-06-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,261
Posted By scathe
great tip chscag :-)

great tip chscag :-)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
Hm, I'd love to help you out further, but from...

Hm, I'd love to help you out further, but from what's been said, all I can guess is a problem with network security somewhere down the line between your home network and the server itself. If you...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
So what's the difference between the two...

So what's the difference between the two networks: the windows machine and the network that you iMac is on? Any proxy servers? Other company firewalls and such? VPN?
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
Well, if they basically connect on their...

Well, if they basically connect on their intranet, then they don't have much of a problem :-)

So you're connecting to a public IP that has absolutely no security setup? All ports open, accepts...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
Sounds like you're maybe connecting from a work...

Sounds like you're maybe connecting from a work Windows machine and then from home on an iMac? The virtual server will probably be configured to only accept connections from a certain IP range or...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-06-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,739
Posted By scathe
Are both your PC and iMac on the same network?...

Are both your PC and iMac on the same network? Presumable both at home? Same outer IP?
What about some sort of active VPN connection on the iMac?
If ping is allowed on the server and works from the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-06-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,789
Posted By scathe
Finder won't show the root directory, Mac OS...

Finder won't show the root directory, Mac OS doesn't show that. It goes down to /Volumes/Macintosh HD and that's displayed in the side bar.

Why do you need to remove the RAID configuration? I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-06-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By scathe
I can second linux for a server, but what do you...

I can second linux for a server, but what do you have in mind for the purpose of this server? It's definitely a great opportunity .. as far as tinkering goes :-D

If you want to mess around with...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-06-2012, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By scathe
Check out SharpKeys, here's a quick google...

Check out SharpKeys, here's a quick google (http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/map-any-key-to-any-key-on-windows-xp-vista/)
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