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Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 12:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 268
Posted By vansmith
I feel like such a risk taker...haha. The...

I feel like such a risk taker...haha.

The Photos app is nice if all you need is basic edits (which is what it's designed for anyway). The only fault of Photos is not the Mac app and continues to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-02-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 268
Posted By vansmith
I've been using it for a while now (registered...

I've been using it for a while now (registered dev) and the only thing different for me is the Photos app which I haven't played around with much. Hmmm, I may not be the best person for this thread.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-02-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By vansmith
We need significantly more detail. What...

We need significantly more detail. What instructions? What app? What version of OS X? What type of file?
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-02-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 129
Posted By vansmith
Right click the column headers (any one) in a...

Right click the column headers (any one) in a Finder window. This will give you the option to add some columns, many of which deal with dates. See if one of those helps
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-02-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By vansmith
AppCleaner evidently left part of it behind. It...

AppCleaner evidently left part of it behind. It might be possible to track it down manually (since reinstalling it and uninstalling it will have no effect since it's a simple "drag to the trash" type...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-02-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 132
Posted By vansmith
Give Kies (http://www.samsung.com/us/kies/) a try...

Give Kies (http://www.samsung.com/us/kies/) a try - it's Samsung's app for transferring content to and from their devices.
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 03-02-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By vansmith
When was the last time that you opened them? Were...

When was the last time that you opened them? Were these compiled at some point? It looks like things have been partially translated.

Do you have a backup?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 269
Posted By vansmith
It's not so much that the computer is out of date...

It's not so much that the computer is out of date and more a case of the software being out of date. What are the hardware specs of your machine?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 269
Posted By vansmith
You don't need iCloud to accomplish this either....

You don't need iCloud to accomplish this either. For example, you could use Google Drive across your devices or, even better, OneDrive with mobile Office. Are you only looking to keep documents in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-01-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By vansmith
Have you tried a different outlet? If the problem...

Have you tried a different outlet? If the problem persists across cords, it's very possible that this has more to do with the outlet and not the cords themselves.
Forum: Security Awareness 03-01-2015, 12:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 223
Posted By vansmith
At least you learned something? (Trying to put an...

At least you learned something? (Trying to put an optimistic spin on this, haha).
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-28-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 671
Posted By vansmith
No way, you can't just throw that out there and...

No way, you can't just throw that out there and not expect me, Mr. Take Up Every Challenge, to let that go:

21919

A little injected Javascript and presto, a solution. ;)
Forum: Security Awareness 02-28-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 223
Posted By vansmith
LS is the perfect way to bring on a sudden case...

LS is the perfect way to bring on a sudden case of hypochondria if you don't know anything about what it's catching (and since it reports just about everything, it can be disconcerting for many)....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
So, I have a theory. The tilde is short hand for...

So, I have a theory. The tilde is short hand for the user's home directory (try it - go to Finder, push Shift-Command-G and put the tilde as the directory) and I'm guessing some sort of app was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 361
Posted By vansmith
What are the contents of that file? It might be...

What are the contents of that file? It might be possible to discern its origin/purpose if we know what's in it.
Forum: Security Awareness 02-28-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 223
Posted By vansmith
You don't - they're designed to be hidden. As Sly...

You don't - they're designed to be hidden. As Sly said, the better question to ask is "what makes you think that you've got one?"
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By vansmith
Everyone by default has execute permissions on...

Everyone by default has execute permissions on SSH:-rwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 1.2M 9 Sep 17:37 /usr/bin/ssh*Root has rwx and everyone else has rx which should make it usable by everyone. What did...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-28-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 671
Posted By vansmith
Ever since The Verge did a review of the Nexus 4...

Ever since The Verge did a review of the Nexus 4 in which they said that the lack of LTE support would only matter to Americans and implied that it would be of no consequence outside of the US, I've...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-28-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By vansmith
We need more details than this. What version of...

We need more details than this. What version of ARD are you using on what version of OS X? What error messages do you get?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-27-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By vansmith
Are you trying to SSH into the Mac or trying to...

Are you trying to SSH into the Mac or trying to SSH into a different machine from your Mac? How have you configured SSH? Does it work from another machine?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-26-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 220
Posted By vansmith
No one is bullying anyone. Razoredge was simply...

No one is bullying anyone. Razoredge was simply asking for more details since all we have to go on is what you provide. We aren't asking for you to be conversant in "computer speak" but we do need...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-26-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By vansmith
Oh, I'm certainly not suggesting that OS X and...

Oh, I'm certainly not suggesting that OS X and iOS are incredibly porous. That said, the presence of holes, however deep and impossible to see, still makes them available. What's more important than...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-25-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 346
Posted By vansmith
True but that doesn't detract from the fact that...

True but that doesn't detract from the fact that they were present. While quick (quickish - let's not get carried away with suggesting that Apple is always quick to patch things), the presence of...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 02-25-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 328
Posted By vansmith
The difficulty here is that any workable and...

The difficulty here is that any workable and practical solution is going to depend on changes outside of your own home. Changing the WiFi password or turning on MAC filtering is going to require your...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-25-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By vansmith
If I've learned anything in the last few years,...

If I've learned anything in the last few years, the size and prominence of an educational institution has no relationship to its IT capabilities (which, you'd think wouldn't be the case).

This...
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