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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-09-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 894
Posted By chomper
Family trees - app

Hello,

I did some searching but still can't decide. In your opinion, what is the best family tree making app for Mac?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-10-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,011
Posted By chomper
Well, pressing the "use as defaults" button means...

Well, pressing the "use as defaults" button means that:

1) The settings of the current folder will become default

and (this is important!!)

2) All the folders I open from this point on will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-09-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,011
Posted By chomper
Can the "arrange by" feature be part of the default view options?

Hello,

I managed to sort out my problem with the greyed out "use as defaults" button (see my earlier post) in the Finder but there's one thing I'd like to ask:

If I use the new "arrange by"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-09-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,458
Posted By chomper
"Use as defaults" greyed out in View options

Hello,

When I was using Snow Leopard and wanted all my folders to have the same view options, I did the following:

1) Deleted all .DS_Store files using:

sudo find / -name ".DS_Store" -depth...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-26-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By chomper
Yes, I get the point. Just created a playlist...

Yes, I get the point. Just created a playlist called "Queue" to simulate the WinAmp function. Still, I don't think that's how Apple intended iTunes to be used. ;)
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-26-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By chomper
Since I spend at least about 2 hours a day...

Since I spend at least about 2 hours a day listening to music, I would have to create dozens of playlist a day (which would translate to hundreds of playlists a week) but still, I wouldn't get close...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-26-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,223
Posted By chomper
iTunes (vastly) inferior to WinAmp?

Hello,

There's one very, very basic feature in WinAmp that I seriously miss in iTunes. So seriously that I don't use iTunes to listen to music at all. Or am I wrong?

Here we go:

Imagine I...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-15-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,222
Posted By chomper
Redownloading iTunes music purchases

Hello,

I've been avoiding iTunes ever since I bought my Mac and I've been using my Windows PC + WinAmp to handle my music library. But the iTunes music store has recently been opened in my country...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-04-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,795
Posted By chomper
Yes, I set the original drive (intended for Mac...

Yes, I set the original drive (intended for Mac OS 9) to slave mode.

I also tried disconnecting the Tiger drive and setting the original drive to master mode. The computer still didn't boot from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,795
Posted By chomper
Dual boot - OS 9.2.1 and OS X 10.4 on a Power Mac G4

Hello,

I have a problem with a vintage Mac.

A few weeks ago, I bought a Power Mac G4 (466MHz, Digital Audio). I took out the 30GB drive that had come with it and replaced it with a new, 80GB...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-12-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,064
Posted By chomper
DVD Player vs. Cyberlink PowerDVD 11

Hello,

Since my Mac doesn't have a DVD drive, I use my Windows PC and Cyberlink PowerDVD 11 to play DVDs. This application has several fancy functions/settings that can (and do) improve the video...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-02-2011, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,209
Posted By chomper
US Mac Pro in Europe

Hello,

I've found quite a few used Mac Pros (mostly 2 - 3 years old) on eBay. The problem is that the Macs are American and I live in Europe.

My question is: do Mac Pros use a standard computer...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-29-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 776
Posted By chomper
Upgrading the 2011 Mac mini

Hello,

I'm considering to buy a Mac mini in order to have a desktop Mac. Since I don't need the extra performance provided by the AMD HD 6630 graphics card, I'm looking into buying the cheaper Mac...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-28-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 682
Posted By chomper
iPhoto emails and Thunderbird

Hello,

I can successfully send emails from iPhoto '11. These display correctly in webmails of my friends but those using Thunderbird (latest version) don't see the picture, just an empty...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By chomper
Odd (?) Resume behaviour in Lion

Hello,

I'm experiencing the following with Resume in Lion:

When I launch an app (Safari, Preview, XCode etc.), it opens the last document. So far so good.

But when I open a file (say a pdf...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-27-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,990
Posted By chomper
Yep, I went straight into the custom options. I...

Yep, I went straight into the custom options. I want to have a HD video with either 720p or 1080p. ;)
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-26-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,990
Posted By chomper
Export slideshow in iPhoto '11 - settings?

Hello,

is there a tutorial anywhere on the vast number of quality-influencing options when exporting a slideshow in iPhoto as MPEG-4 movie? I'm pretty sure the most important setting here is the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-24-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,099
Posted By chomper
Apple Mail IMAP issues?

Hello,

I'm experiencing the following issue with Apple Mail in OS X Lion:

When I set up my email account, I get the window as shown in attached picture nr. 1 - Mail seems to recognize the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-23-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,043
Posted By chomper
I'm experiencing the same problem when trying to...

I'm experiencing the same problem when trying to type in my password!!!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,291
Posted By chomper
Yes, the two finger swipe is pretty much useless...

Yes, the two finger swipe is pretty much useless because it collides with two finger scrolling so when you have a horizontal bar displayed, you can't swipe as your two fingers scroll the content....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,730
Posted By chomper
Two finger swipe in Lion?!

Hello,

in Snow Leopard, I was used to use two fingers to scroll in all directions and to use the three finger swipe to switch between pages in Safari or folders in Finder.

However, the default...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-20-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,209
Posted By chomper
Networking with Windows in Lion

Hello,

have there been any changes to networking between OS X Lion and Windows 7?

I've just upgraded to Lion only to witness the following:

1) All my Windows 7 PCs suddenly don't see the Mac...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 07-19-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,292
Posted By chomper
External HDD plugged into an Airport Extreme Base Station

Hello,

I bought a new Airport Extreme Base Station and I'm very satisfied with it. My only problem is that when I plug my external HDD into the USB port, I cannot access it either from my Mac or...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-19-2011, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,603
Posted By chomper
Tested it too and yes, the bug is gone! :[

Tested it too and yes, the bug is gone! :[
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-18-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,603
Posted By chomper
Repaired permissions and rebuilt the library and...

Repaired permissions and rebuilt the library and the bug is still there.

But I am now able to reproduce it:

1) Select an event and open it to view its thumbnails in the viewer pane
2) Close...
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