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Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-26-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 45,948
Posted By ravenfollower
If you want to eject a disk from your optical...

If you want to eject a disk from your optical drive during startup, hold down your mouse button (or the click button on a laptop) as the computer starts up.

-Nik
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-26-2009, 06:40 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 46,364
Posted By ravenfollower
If you want to eject a disk from your optical...

If you want to eject a disk from your optical drive during startup, hold down your mouse button (or the click button on a laptop) as the computer starts up.

-Nik
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-26-2009, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,207
Posted By ravenfollower
I think this is more likely related to your...

I think this is more likely related to your install of OSX (I'm assuming you installed this recently, "day 3" and all). If you were running something earlier than this, it is likely that there are...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-22-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By ravenfollower
I'm not sure what you mean by deleting email from...

I'm not sure what you mean by deleting email from top to bottom, but if you want to arrange your mail from top to bottom, just click on the top of the column that is labeled Date Received. If you...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-13-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 448
Posted By ravenfollower
You should give us some more information. We...

You should give us some more information. We can't do much with just that.

Who is your email service provider? How are you accessing your email (i.e., IMAP, POP)? What exactly happens when you try...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-07-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By ravenfollower
You could probably use Disk Utility to partition...

You could probably use Disk Utility to partition your Lacie drive. If you are able to do so, your drive will appear as if two drives are plugged in and you can use the one that doesn't have your...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-31-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 498
Posted By ravenfollower
What exactly happens when you switch from one to...

What exactly happens when you switch from one to the other? Do they look like they move off the side of the screen? If so, you have Spaces set up and the two applications are somehow set to open in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-31-2009, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,659
Posted By ravenfollower
When you open up a message in Entourage, you...

When you open up a message in Entourage, you should be able to click on an icon next to the sender (or whoever you want to add) and choose "Add to contacts" or something like that. They will then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-31-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By ravenfollower
It could be that some of the albums you loaded...

It could be that some of the albums you loaded were put in the "Compilations" folder in your iTunes Music folder. If you ever have an album with more than artist listed, this is often where it will...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2009, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,127
Posted By ravenfollower
If you delete a song from a playlist, it doesn't...

If you delete a song from a playlist, it doesn't remove the file from your library. If you delete a song from your library, you should get a couple warnings with options to keep the files or move...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 516
Posted By ravenfollower
Check your iCal preferences. Under the Advanced...

Check your iCal preferences. Under the Advanced tab, there are a number of options that might affect email reminders.

-Nik
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2009, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 571
Posted By ravenfollower
It sounds like your email connection isn't...

It sounds like your email connection isn't consistent. Check your settings in System Preferences under the Network pane to see if you are connected properly. Are you connected using wireless or...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-20-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 388
Posted By ravenfollower
My guess is that something is wrong with your...

My guess is that something is wrong with your computer's clock. Check your settings in System Preferences (found in the Applications folder) under the Date & Time pane.

-Nik
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-20-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By ravenfollower
In answer to your first question: Your computer...

In answer to your first question: Your computer won't automatically recognize the names of songs on a CD. If you are connected to the internet, though, iTunes will connect to its database and find...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-20-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By ravenfollower
Sorry, yes, definitely keep the disk around. It...

Sorry, yes, definitely keep the disk around. It is extremely useful for a number of things. I was just pointing out that you don't necessarily need to install the extra software.

-Nik
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-20-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 877
Posted By ravenfollower
Actually, yes, I see this now. I use Mail at work...

Actually, yes, I see this now. I use Mail at work and I have a few in my list that are not displaying that way. You could try playing around with your view settings in Mail preferences, but I'm not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 609
Posted By ravenfollower
There is no real "feature" that lets you do this,...

There is no real "feature" that lets you do this, but you can get around it. What you need to do is go to your Mail preferences and click on the Accounts tab. Click the plus (+) button at the bottom....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By ravenfollower
Perhaps one of you has a newer version than the...

Perhaps one of you has a newer version than the other. Try connecting to battlenet and allowing your game to update. I've had this problem with Starcraft a number of times.

-Nik
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,133
Posted By ravenfollower
My guess is that you have two "iTunes Music"...

My guess is that you have two "iTunes Music" folders, one on your external hard drive and one on your mac. You can see which folder is being used by opening your iTunes preferences and clicking on...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 947
Posted By ravenfollower
I looked around a bit and found that your default...

I looked around a bit and found that your default formatting for new documents is saved in the template called Normal.dot. To start fresh, rename this to something else (in Finder) and when you next...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By ravenfollower
If you are talking about the Install DVD that...

If you are talking about the Install DVD that comes standard with your mac, there are some optional installs available on the disk, but you don't need to install them. Everything you need is probably...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 434
Posted By ravenfollower
Try quitting all your office applications and...

Try quitting all your office applications and remove the icons from the dock. Open the programs through Finder and drag them back onto the dock. Quit again and try opening the apps from the dock.
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 425
Posted By ravenfollower
Mozilla has basically done this. It's called...

Mozilla has basically done this. It's called Songbird. It is its own music program that can sync itself with your iTunes library and can also be used as a web browser. Its main purpose is to find...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 877
Posted By ravenfollower
You should be able to sort your mail so that all...

You should be able to sort your mail so that all your unread messages appear on the top by clicking the top of the column that appears to have just a little circle in it (this column shows whether...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,341
Posted By ravenfollower
Are you saving it as a PDF in Word or are you...

Are you saving it as a PDF in Word or are you trying to print to PDF? Usually the best way to create a PDF of a document is go File>Print and then use the button at the bottom of the window to save...
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