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Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-23-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,876
Posted By Oistrakh
I tried that, and I still get the auto-save...

I tried that, and I still get the auto-save feature. Shouldn't there actually a documented way to turn this feature off? And if there isn't, is there a way for me to revert back to Snow Leopard???
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-22-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,876
Posted By Oistrakh
I guess there isn't a way? :(. Is there anyway I...

I guess there isn't a way? :(. Is there anyway I can go back to Snow Leopard? I hate this feature!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-21-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,876
Posted By Oistrakh
Does anyone know how to stop these automatic save...

Does anyone know how to stop these automatic save changes? It's becoming REALLY annoying. Even during lecture, it's so hard to take notes because the pdf always freezes whenever it's saving...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-20-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,876
Posted By Oistrakh
Well, I have the lecture capture playing on VLC...

Well, I have the lecture capture playing on VLC (separately as MPEG-4) and I have the corresponding lecture as a pdf on preview. I'm pretty sure it's preview that is "saving changes" on the pdf.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-19-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,876
Posted By Oistrakh
How to stop preview from automatically saving documents?

I just downloaded OSX Lion today and have been a bit annoyed with a few things. I often have large PDF files for grad school and relisten to lectures on VLC. However, it seems like preview...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-15-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,969
Posted By Oistrakh
Do you guys think they will have these news ipads...

Do you guys think they will have these news ipads in stores next week?
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-15-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,906
Posted By Oistrakh
720p video on ipad 3

Will there be a noticeable difference between the way 720p videos (or ripped dvds) play on the ipad 3 vs. the ipad 2?
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-13-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,321
Posted By Oistrakh
Apparently, this new ipad weighs closer to the...

Apparently, this new ipad weighs closer to the ipad 1 than the ipad 2. Will there be a perceptible difference in weight between the new ipad and the ipad 2?
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-08-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,321
Posted By Oistrakh
Buy new ipad or refurbished ipad 2?

Hey guys,

I've been waiting to get an ipad for a while (mostly for reviewing lectures from Grad school and maybe some music videos, news, magazine, web browsing on the side). However, I'm still...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,367
Posted By Oistrakh
It was a photo taken from my iphone. When I take...

It was a photo taken from my iphone. When I take a screenshot, the image is normal
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-08-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,367
Posted By Oistrakh
screen smudges on macbook pro

I have a 15' macbook pro with a matte screen from august 2008. Recently, there have been small black smudges and minor discolorations on my screen. I have applecare which will expire in august 2011....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-17-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By Oistrakh
Tried that, but it still does it. It often takes...

Tried that, but it still does it. It often takes several attempts in order to boot it bast the "welcome" screen... I don't think it due to temperature (I'm living in Massachusetts) since it still...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-15-2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By Oistrakh
MBP constantly turn off by itself!

I own a 15' Macbook pro from July 2008. Recently, it seems like the MBP turns itself off whenever I bring wake my computer up from sleep. This has only happened in the past week or so, and occurs a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,912
Posted By Oistrakh
ok it seems like it can now charge if I shut down...

ok it seems like it can now charge if I shut down the computer, take out the battery, and put it back in again... I just hope that there aren't any more future problems...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,912
Posted By Oistrakh
Macbook pro won't charge.

This is the third time in the last month when my computer has failed to charge. The first time, they replaced the charger. The second time, I had to wait a week because they had to change the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-28-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By Oistrakh
2008 15" MB Pro Dropped

I recently dropped my MP pro (it came out of my unzippered backpack. There is a warp on the bottom left part of my case (it is no longer flush) and the thin metal piece on top of the DVI connector is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2010, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,465
Posted By Oistrakh
I tried that, but when I got to the Audio/Video...

I tried that, but when I got to the Audio/Video screen, it states that "there is no camera attached to this computer"
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-06-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,465
Posted By Oistrakh
Why doesn't my ichat camera work?

My computer doesn't seem to be able to connect with the isight camera (I have a 2008 macbook pro). Whenever I shut the computer down, I am able to use the isight camera on ichat, but after a day (a...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 02-23-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,905
Posted By Oistrakh
How to save recorded voice memos from ipod 5G

I have a ipod 5G, and I use it to record lectures for some of my classes using the xtrememac micromemo. I tried to download them to my computer, but when I connect to itunes, it says that my ipod is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-24-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 911
Posted By Oistrakh
Installing Windows 7 via bootcamp?

Hi,

I'm going to buy this version of windows 7 (due to my being a college student)

Windows 7 US Online Store - Student Registration...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-03-2009, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,213
Posted By Oistrakh
bump. I've also realized that Safari runs a lot...

bump. I've also realized that Safari runs a lot slower. So much so, that when I close a tab or click a link, there is a one second delay
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-01-2009, 11:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,213
Posted By Oistrakh
PDFs don't open in Safari

Whenever I click on a link that leads to a PDF, the pdf never opens. All that appears is a grey background. The PDFs are able to be viewed in Firefox, but why not in Safari?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-20-2009, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 633
Posted By Oistrakh
Adding RAM

I have the original design 15 inch macbook pro (bought last year), and it has 2GB RAM. I would like to add 2 more GB of ram (total of 4GB RAM). Would I just have to buy 2GB of RAM? (two 1 GB sticks?)...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2009, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,778
Posted By Oistrakh
Internet sometimes doesn't work

Recently, when I'm in my university's library and trying to access the internet, I am unable to do so. Even if my wireless bars are all black and darkened, my internet doesn't seem to load, or it...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-03-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,194
Posted By Oistrakh
well, do macs get spyware, worms, trojans, etc...

well, do macs get spyware, worms, trojans, etc like windows? If not, why would it run so slowly? My computer is pretty new, and I don't run that many programs at once (I also have 2gb ram)
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