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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 693
Posted By bratman91
One way to reduce the problem would be not to...

One way to reduce the problem would be not to turn off your iMac. A large number of users simply leave their iMacs on for days or even months. The energy consumption is negligible and leaving it on...
Forum: Movies and Video 01-02-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By bratman91
I stand corrected... when I tried it, I had just...

I stand corrected... when I tried it, I had just switched to a Mac so was very much at the bottom of the learning curve and, having installed Roxio Popcorn, never persevered with Burn. For me, it's ...
Forum: Movies and Video 01-02-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By bratman91
It is not clear from the original post whether or...

It is not clear from the original post whether or not the movies and tv shows in question are DRM protected and, of course, it would be wrong to condone breaking the law. However, if the items are...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-01-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,627
Posted By bratman91
Pen Tablet Driver for Mountain Lion

I have a UC-Logic WP5540 graphics tablet (with pen and mouse). On Lion, I installed the OSX driver available from UC-Logic's web site and the tablet worked fine. However, after upgrading to Mountain...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-29-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 18,066
Posted By bratman91
I had a similar problem on my iMac (although my...

I had a similar problem on my iMac (although my iPhone, iPad and Windows PC had no problem) that, after trying all the many solutions in various forums, I solved by changing the SSID of the router...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,275
Posted By bratman91
Thanks for those suggestions CHSCAG. I thought...

Thanks for those suggestions CHSCAG. I thought that, before I spent money contributing to MS's profits, I would make doubly sure that none of the program's currently on my iMac would produce sound...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,275
Posted By bratman91
No sound on PowerPoint shows

There's plenty on this topic on various forums but it's mostly a few years old, and no real, free solution seemed to have been identified? On my iMac with Lion and the latest version of OpenOffice...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-26-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,473
Posted By bratman91
Lion email loses sound

I have an iMac with Lion OSX 10.7.3. The email app keeps losing sound notifications such as the "Whoosh" when sending mail and the "boop" after polling mail servers. However, sounds often returns for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-12-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,377
Posted By bratman91
On my iMac, I open the Mail app, click on...

On my iMac, I open the Mail app, click on Mail-Preferences (not System Preferences) and then click on the Accounts tab. At the bottom of this tab, there is a small plus and minus sign for adding and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-12-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,140
Posted By bratman91
At least on my iMac, the free and...

At least on my iMac, the free and widely-respected media player VLC is unaffected by region codes and is at least as a good a player of DVD as the DVD player app that comes with the machine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-14-2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 10,295
Posted By bratman91
I have now found the answer - you have to log on...

I have now found the answer - you have to log on to icloud.com from a browser (I was expecting some sort of app).
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-14-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 10,295
Posted By bratman91
Find my iPhone from iMac

After updating iMac and iPhone yesterday, the new Find my iPhone app via iCloud seems to work pretty well from an iPhone and quickly located my iPhone, my wife's and the iMac, However. I cannot find...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-29-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 51,212
Posted By bratman91
This is an update on my earlier post. I think...

This is an update on my earlier post. I think that I may be making progress (or perhaps have just changed my start point!).
1. On the iMac, I had previously set some folders as "Shared Folders" in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 51,212
Posted By bratman91
To add my weight to the number of people having...

To add my weight to the number of people having problems sharing Lion with PC's and vice versa:- with Snow Leopard, my Imac could see and read folders and files on my Windows XP machine, and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 712
Posted By bratman91
Both the iMAP and POP accounts work although I...

Both the iMAP and POP accounts work although I haven't quite figured out the behaviour patterns of downloading mail messages yet. As far as I can see, it is not possible to save the accounts as POP...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2011, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 712
Posted By bratman91
POP and IMAP email accounts

In Snow Leopard, the email account creation assistant created POP email accounts automatically. When I upgraded to Lion, these accounts remained at POP. However, when creating new accounts for the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 09-08-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,432
Posted By bratman91
Mobileme Find my iPhone - two phones

My wife and I have a single AppleID account that we both use for downloads etc. My wife has an Iphone and the MobileMe "Find my Iphone" service works well with this. I have now purchased an Iphone of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-06-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,312
Posted By bratman91
That option was already checked.

That option was already checked.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-06-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,312
Posted By bratman91
I apologise if I have used the wrong terminology....

I apologise if I have used the wrong terminology. In Snow Leopard, when I resumed a session from sleep, Mail rarely showed any alert icons against each account. Now, it almost always shows alert...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-06-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,312
Posted By bratman91
Lion Mail keeps going off-line during sleep mode

Since upgrading to Lion from Snow Leopard, my iMac Mail keeps going off-line during sleep (energy saving) mode. It goes back on-line as soon as I press the "get new messages" icon but it should not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-03-2011, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,919
Posted By bratman91
I think I have now solved the problem and, for...

I think I have now solved the problem and, for the benefit of anyone else who has a similar problem, I offer the following, admittedly inexpert, diagnosis and remedy. Please feel free to correct...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-02-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,919
Posted By bratman91
There seems to be other problems as well: 1....

There seems to be other problems as well:
1. Every time I open Mail, I get the message about Junk Mail Transition irrespective of which option I select.
2. Mai, Firefox, iCal and another app open...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-02-2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,919
Posted By bratman91
in the Get Info: admin read and write ...

in the Get Info:

admin read and write
system read and write
wheel read only
everyone read only

in Terminal:
drwxr-xr-x+ 255 britbryant staff 8670 2 Sep 15:45 Preferences
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-02-2011, 08:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,919
Posted By bratman91
Lion OS cannot write email preferences

I have recently upgraded to Lion and now find that, when trying to change any email preferences, I get the error message that the preferences cannot be written, with the suggestion that the...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 07-06-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,878
Posted By bratman91
Driver for V-Gear MobiDTV

A search of the web indicates that, a few years ago, at least one person was developing a Mac driver for the V-Gear Mobidtv but I have not been able to find any evidence that this was ever completed....
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