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Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By drflip
why do I have to close word manually?

Since I have Maverick, shutting off in the evenmin isn't enough. In the morning I find I had to close Word manually.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-07-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By drflip
That all sounds like prevention. I have lost...

That all sounds like prevention.
I have lost 4,5 years of foto's. Time Machine had another half year, so now 4 years just simply disappeared. They were there a week ago, but are now suddenly gone....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-25-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By drflip
RE: search functions including Spotlight

Below I asked the other day.
Then got the advice to let Onyx rebuild Spotlight.
Did that.
Didn't work.
I'm beginning to worry seriously now.

Flip
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By drflip
Tried that. Onyx said it restored Spotlight and...

Tried that. Onyx said it restored Spotlight and other searchfunctions, but no results
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-23-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By drflip
search functions

My notebook mac Os x 10.7.5 was off for a while: very slow and unreliable. This sorted itself out magically and probably with the help of Onyx which I ran a few times.

One problem has gotten worse...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-10-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By drflip
Yes that worked for me, although the menu you...

Yes that worked for me, although the menu you refer to I could not find in the Dutch version I have. The Help-fuction found it just fine though, thanks!!!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-09-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 491
Posted By drflip
mac mail address

How can I remove obsolete adresses from mac mail ? They keep coming up even though they're not in my address book. Where are they?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-22-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,359
Posted By drflip
installing office 2011 updates

Its incredibly irritating to receive the message one should update Office for Mac, then finally receive the message one should close these mysterious programms which are impossible to find. So I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-03-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,171
Posted By drflip
'mackeeper' and 'clean my mac' are hoaxes,

I understand 'clean your mac' is a hoax and so seems 'Mackeeper' for which I paid, becase - if I remember correctly - it was recommended in this forum.
Are all such programs unnecessary and/or...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-28-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,238
Posted By drflip
Thanks for your reply. Yes of course you're...

Thanks for your reply. Yes of course you're right: 4GB. I read a post somewhere (which I'll gladly disregard) which said 8 was necessary. I run MS Office for Mac 2011, which was updated last...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-28-2012, 05:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 656
Posted By drflip
O sorry, that was a little too cryptic: you know...

O sorry, that was a little too cryptic: you know when you write a report in Word, you can mark each chapter and subchapter title as a 'heading' which in the end you can use to make an automatic...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-27-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,238
Posted By drflip
Unhappy upgrade to mountain lion from lion 7.5

I know so little, most of these posts are incomprehensible to me.
I don't dare to upgrade to mountain lion because of limited memory (4 MB) ad because I run Office for Mac.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-23-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 656
Posted By drflip
word for mac

my index has a background color (grey) which I can't shake in the normal ways.

very annoying,

anyone ?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-10-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 563
Posted By drflip
can't receuve mail in Apple mail

Suddenly I can't receuve mail in Apple mail anymore.
I do receive mail on my phone and also in webmail, but not in Apple Mail.
someone sending mails through Gmail got this error-message:

Google...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-10-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 324
Posted By drflip
Apple mail stopped receiving mail

Apple mail suddenly stopped receiving mail, which does arrive on my phone and on webmail.
Maybe only mails from gmail are refused, because sending mails from my (other) gmail-account to apple Mail...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2012, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By drflip
thanks, I'll try and do somethong with your info....

thanks, I'll try and do somethong with your info.
I find a pdf on theionternet, want it, clik on it and then nothong: page remains blank, no messges or anything...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By drflip
download problem

Lately it seems my Mac (OS X 10.7.5) is unable to download PDF's both in Firefox and Safari.
Any suggestions, anyone?

thanks, flip
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-30-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By drflip
found solution: don't make it up as "text": but...

found solution: don't make it up as "text": but as "general"
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-30-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By drflip
Runnig excel (ms office) 2008, updated to 12.3.2,...

Runnig excel (ms office) 2008, updated to 12.3.2, I get text converted into xxxxx.
when you click on them they tempoarily turm into words again. Very awkward!
copying the text to texteditor,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-22-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 13,530
Posted By drflip
That is utterly ridiculous and a rippoff too. I...

That is utterly ridiculous and a rippoff too.
I have a MacBook Pro, running Lion and an iPhone 4 S.
Each time I sync my address book half of my contacts are thrown out and the other half is...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-28-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,804
Posted By drflip
wrong date Mac Mail

Tnanks for the suggestion. Tried it though, having worked in Outlook for a long time, but didn't like it at all. I have offiice 2011 and indeed the student edition, but there were several problems,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-17-2011, 05:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,804
Posted By drflip
still no working email

Problems, advices and results so far:

1
Since I upgraded snow leopard my incoming and outgoing mails in mac Mail are dated January, s my mail-archive is destroyed
advice: remove mail plist file...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-14-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,804
Posted By drflip
Thunderbird for Mail

I'll try that, but not right now, since I spent hours trying to solve this & am lagging behind.
I'm working on a non-fiction book and in the process of ordering all my material which is a real...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-14-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,804
Posted By drflip
wrong date Mac Mail, origibnal mail outdated won't open

I followed an earlier suggestion, copied all my mail files, deinstalled Mail and reinstalled it from the orgininal installation DVD, BUT now I can't open mail because, I quote:

"I use version 4.0...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-12-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,804
Posted By drflip
removing plis-files

My first response apparently didn't come through.
I wrote your suggestion was perfectly doable but didn't work.
Also I said my inbox and 'sent messages' were suddenly empty, but this was...
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