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Forum: Switcher Hangout Today, 01:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forum. Your questions, in...

Welcome to the forum.

Your questions, in order:
1. No.
2. Don't know, Apple never says in advance.
3. In the Apple world, there aren't really any "deals."
4. If that is all you want to do,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 12:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 324
Posted By MacInWin
I don't think the hypothesis is dead. Maybe the...

I don't think the hypothesis is dead. Maybe the problem isn't there if you do a nuke and pave install instead of just upgrading over the old. I did the latter, so maybe there are residuals somewhere...
Forum: Security Awareness Today, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 142
Posted By MacInWin
Having been a consultant to CFO's, CIO's and...

Having been a consultant to CFO's, CIO's and CEO's, as well as senior local, state and Federal IT management, I can tell you that even when presented with the facts of the situation, most of them put...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By MacInWin
Wow, that is not, AFAIK, definitely NOT normal....

Wow, that is not, AFAIK, definitely NOT normal. I've not seen it here, but I'm not logging into a network, just my local machine. I do know that the line is new in Yosemite, but I've read somewhere...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 103
Posted By MacInWin
Also, what error messages are you getting? It...

Also, what error messages are you getting? It would help if you could read the link in my sig and then post again with more information so we can help you.

And welcome to the forum!
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forum! That's not happening...

Welcome to the forum!

That's not happening here, 10.10.1 Yosemite, 8.1 Mail. What mouse, what Mac, what else might you have running?
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By MacInWin
Patience, Grasshopper, the line will suddenly...

Patience, Grasshopper, the line will suddenly jump from the 40% to nearly finished. I don't know what OS X is doing there (I think it's fsck-ing, but not sure if that's ALL it's doing.) I've never...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 324
Posted By MacInWin
Upgraded over the top. Only other problem was a...

Upgraded over the top. Only other problem was a broken printer driver that no longer has support and DVD Player won't play DVDs from an external drive because it thinks I still have an internal...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By MacInWin
What is "the login hanging up" you referred to?...

What is "the login hanging up" you referred to? I've never seen it.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By MacInWin
How did you switch back to Mavericks? I ask...

How did you switch back to Mavericks? I ask because if you did it right nothing should be missing or buggered up. But if you buggered up something in the switch back, things can be wrong.

Have you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 12:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 324
Posted By MacInWin
I, also, am on 10.10.1.

I, also, am on 10.10.1.
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 139
Posted By MacInWin
One of the tenets of safe computing is to NEVER...

One of the tenets of safe computing is to NEVER click on a link to any site in an email from someone claiming that something with your account needs review or is available for review. NEVER.

I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Yeah, when I realized it was gone, I remembered...

Yeah, when I realized it was gone, I remembered running something third party before mavericks to get that top bar on the second monitor. It is just too handy to give up.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,320
Posted By MacInWin
After making a backup, yes, just run it. Make...

After making a backup, yes, just run it. Make sure it's fully downloaded, though. It's over 5GB, as I recall.

EDIT: Oh, and if you want to avoid the download again, copy the installer to somewhere...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-18-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Ok, now that it has worked for about a half day,...

Ok, now that it has worked for about a half day, I know why I don't like it. No top bar or dock on the external monitor. Boo. I may go back and just live with scrolling spreadsheets.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-18-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,893
Posted By MacInWin
I'll keep praying for you. Now that I can be more...

I'll keep praying for you. Now that I can be more specific (about being closer to home for Christmas) I can sharpen up the prayers!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-18-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
I just tried it again and this time it worked, no...

I just tried it again and this time it worked, no problems. I'll leave it this way for a while just to make sure but the hangup I experienced earlier didn't recur.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
The disk problems came from the hard power off...

The disk problems came from the hard power off shutdown that I had to do, not from the display mess. DU fixed them and all is reporting well. I don't have any 3rd party apps for the desktop...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Offline there for a few minutes, Nick. I had to...

Offline there for a few minutes, Nick. I had to boot to Recovery mode because Disk Utility found errors that Onyx didn't report. Had to run DU from Recovery to repair the problem. Seems fixed now,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
OK, I'm back. Onyx checked the boot drive, will...

OK, I'm back. Onyx checked the boot drive, will check the externals later. I'll live without that "solution," but thanks anyway.

Curious thing, the top bar was misplaced when it locked up. The...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Wow, that locked up the whole system. No...

Wow, that locked up the whole system. No keyboard, no control, no clicking, nada! Had to power off to regain control. Rebooting now, will have to do system checks to see what went on. Entering this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Here is what I am seeing. The first image, named...

Here is what I am seeing. The first image, named Moving.jpg, shows Numbers in mid drag from my laptop on the left to the Thunderbolt, on the right. The second, named Released.jpg, shows what happen...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Yosemite 10.10.1, everything at latest update.

Yosemite 10.10.1, everything at latest update.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Ok, that one worked, but nothing on that page...

Ok, that one worked, but nothing on that page helps. I've attached my setting window. I have a MBP on the left and a Thunderbolt Display on the right, connected by Thunderbolt. Nothing will drag over...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 367
Posted By MacInWin
Nick, that link takes me to a blank page. Tried...

Nick, that link takes me to a blank page. Tried multiple times. Can you relink?
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