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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 05-28-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 468
Posted By danipoak
I'm not an iOS user so I cannot say for certain...

I'm not an iOS user so I cannot say for certain but isn't Nokia HERE Maps available for iOS? Google leads me to believe it is. If that is the case then you can just download a map of whatever country...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-27-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By danipoak
I'm not an outlook user myself but I have been...

I'm not an outlook user myself but I have been using the 2016 Office Preview for a while now without a single crash. The guy at the desk next to me uses Outlook on the 2016 preview and says it has...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By danipoak
I had this problem once. One of two things fixed...

I had this problem once. One of two things fixed it and I cannot remember which. The first one is to try going into the mailbox menu and at the bottom is rebuild. The second option is to delete...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By danipoak
Changing file and directory permissions

I just installed a physics simulation package in OSX, one that I have installed and used on several other occasions. For some reason this time my username was not added to any of the write...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-23-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By danipoak
Always have your data in three locations to be...

Always have your data in three locations to be safe, one of which is off site. For many the setup is something like: 1. your boot drive 2. Time machine and 3. something like crashplan, backblaze,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-22-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,008
Posted By danipoak
Tech Tools Pro is also $100. At this stage I'm...

Tech Tools Pro is also $100. At this stage I'm wondering if in fact my problems are the same as stated before about bad sectors and if I'm better off just buying a new hard drive just to see. Worst...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-22-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,008
Posted By danipoak
This is interesting and thanks for updating. I...

This is interesting and thanks for updating. I did my upgrade to Yosemite at the same time I put in a larger SSD and setup a fusion array with the that was already installed. I wonder, can SSDs...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-21-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,008
Posted By danipoak
I'm late to the party but I'd like to chime in on...

I'm late to the party but I'd like to chime in on my experience. I have a late 2008 Pro 5,1 with 8gb ram, 240gb SSD and 500 gb hard drive. It ran Mavericks beautifully. Once I upgraded to Yosemite...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-21-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By danipoak
I do a fair bit of coding on a 15" 2008 Pro with...

I do a fair bit of coding on a 15" 2008 Pro with a Core2 Duo and it handles it just fine. I also using Lightroom extensively. I also own a 2011 11" Air with an i5 and it is able to handle it. If I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By danipoak
I'm not sure I follow you. A 1TB drive should be...

I'm not sure I follow you. A 1TB drive should be just as fast as a 200GB drive so long as they are both the same RPM. I think with most macs though an SSD will likely make a bigger difference at...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-24-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 40,137
Posted By danipoak
I have had great success cleaning peoples adware...

I have had great success cleaning peoples adware of their computers with this program (http://www.thesafemac.com/arg/) starting with step 1. Adware is different than a virus.
Forum: Security Awareness 08-01-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,998
Posted By danipoak
Restoring from Time Machine will just put exactly...

Restoring from Time Machine will just put exactly what was on your system before back on. So if you really are that afraid that someone put a key logger on your system you would have to do an...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-01-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,778
Posted By danipoak
Unless you're going to use the Tor network for...

Unless you're going to use the Tor network for everything I really don't think this is avoidable. It's just the reality we live in now in that everything collects data. That being said there is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-03-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,109
Posted By danipoak
Agreed. I'm decent with Python and have a...

Agreed. I'm decent with Python and have a working knowledge of C++ but have been struggling to get a small program written in Objective-C. I've been going through the book as well tonight and there...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-03-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 892
Posted By danipoak
Just wanted to add about making the install disk....

Just wanted to add about making the install disk. I'd avoid any command line, too easy to mess up. Follow the above guide about downloading Mavericks but stop there and use this program...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-03-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,109
Posted By danipoak
My biggest questions about Yosemite: Will I be...

My biggest questions about Yosemite: Will I be able to install it on my MacBook Pro 5,1 (Late 2008). I was a bit surprised the let Mavericks install on it. Anybody get a developer preview and can...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 892
Posted By danipoak
I have the same computer and did the change over...

I have the same computer and did the change over a year ago. I actually removed my optical drive and placed my 500gb drive in that spot and then stuck a 60gig SSD in the hard drive spot and created...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-30-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,833
Posted By danipoak
There actually are free solutions. Senuti was...

There actually are free solutions. Senuti was published as open source software up to a time until they decided to go closed source and try to get profit. Because of the open source license they...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-18-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By danipoak
Thank you thank you everyone! It all installed...

Thank you thank you everyone! It all installed correctly this morning. I'm curious how the bash become messed up being a fresh install but oh well, it's fixed now!
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-17-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By danipoak
I am using .bash_profile. Here is what the file...

I am using .bash_profile. Here is what the file looks like right now:

export DATAPATH=/Users/UNEP/MY_MCNP/MCNP_DATA$DATAPATH
export PATH=/Users/UNEP/MY_MCNP/MCNP_CODE/bin$PATH

does something...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-17-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By danipoak
MY_MCNP UNEP$ echo $PATH ...

MY_MCNP UNEP$ echo $PATH
/Users/UNEP/MY_MCNP/MCNP_CODE/bin/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/opt/X11/bin
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-17-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By danipoak
I should have clarified fresh installation. I...

I should have clarified fresh installation. I was having these problems so I reformated and installed xcode and command line tools. Command line tools were installed from a .dmg file downloaded...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 12-17-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,924
Posted By danipoak
Bash command not found

I am working on installing a physics simulation software package. It comes with a script that is supposed to compile the source code and install all of the data libraries for the simulation...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,087
Posted By danipoak
I found out that you cannot completely disable...

I found out that you cannot completely disable the 5ghz on any of the airport devices. The best that can be done is to broadcast the 5ghz on a separate network I did but the computer is still having...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-15-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,111
Posted By danipoak
I first look and see which have the best...

I first look and see which have the best warranties. If it is less than 3 years then I won't get it. After that I think most hard drives are more or less the same and I look and price and reviews...
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