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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-11-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the advice and sorry for the late...

Thanks for the advice and sorry for the late reply. I forgot to subscribe to my own thread. I'll try this out and get back with an update.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-04-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By Simbad54
Moving location of iMovie Library in iMovie 10

Dear all,
I have recently started to use iMovie 10 and as I had already moved my Library in issue 9 to an external harddrive, I thought all would work swimmingly.
Unfortunately, iMovie no longer...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By Simbad54
Cradom, thanks for the links. I'd actually seen...

Cradom, thanks for the links. I'd actually seen one of these a while ago but couldn't find it again.
I'm probably going to go ahead at some point and get one of these systems, but it's going to take...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-22-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks Slydude, for the advice. I guess I'll just...

Thanks Slydude, for the advice. I guess I'll just have to take the plunge somehow. That system on the site that Harry linked to is the same one I linked to,as far as I can see, made by FotoRite. I...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-21-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By Simbad54
Hi Harry, thanks for the link. However, this is...

Hi Harry, thanks for the link. However, this is just a website selling CISS and reviewing some printers. What I really need is an impartial site that reviews what's out there. Each salesman just...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-21-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By Simbad54
CISS (Continuous Ink Supply Systems)

Hi one and all, it's been a long time since I posted anything here.
I'm not sure whether I will get too many responses as I know this isn't a specific question about Apple products, but seeing as I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-25-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 298
Posted By Simbad54
Find function in Mac Mail

Hi all,
I've just noticed in the last few days that the find function in Mac Mail is no longer working.
I've tried rebuilding mailboxes, and restarting but to no avail. It is showing no results for...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-03-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 835
Posted By Simbad54
To answer my own problem, I finally discovered...

To answer my own problem, I finally discovered that the files that I was uploading to my website didn't have the right permissions. I never knew that I had to set the permissions on those files from...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Simbad54
Vansmith, thank you, that fixed it. However, I...

Vansmith, thank you, that fixed it.
However, I have always had my browser open with my igoogle page as default and never had this issue before. i'm guessing something changed at google and the page...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Simbad54
Sorry, I thought we were on a different thread!! ...

Sorry, I thought we were on a different thread!!
Thanks for the reply, i'll look into it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-03-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Simbad54
Just an update on this, I never could find how to...

Just an update on this, I never could find how to re-install Safari. Any ideas? I have stopped using it and moved to Chrome for now, as I find hitting command + L a pain in the butt each time.
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 02-02-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 835
Posted By Simbad54
Can't upload to my website.

Hi all,
I have a small website that i use to show some images of my work, and as a holding page for my domain.

I have a very simple code on there that shows a thumbnail on the index page, then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going to...

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going to reinstall it and see if that fixes it, but also, the command + L trick is useful to know.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Simbad54
Safari starts up, and where is the cursor?

Hi, this is a small but weird problem.
When I start up Safari, I want to be able to start typing in the address field straight away, but the cursor isn't there, and I have to grab my mouse/ touch...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the advice. I will do that. Cheers...

Thanks for the advice. I will do that.
Cheers for taking the time.

S
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2012, 03:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Ok, so, things seem to be looking a bit cleared....

Ok, so, things seem to be looking a bit cleared. I've defragged my hd and it's running a lot smoother.
How ever, I went ahead and checked out SMART Utility and I got a warning that the drive was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks. I started the extended scan, and it's...

Thanks. I started the extended scan, and it's looking at 4 to 5 days! Not sure about that. I've cleaned up the one damaged block, am defraging my HD from Genius, and gong to see then.

Probably I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-10-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for all the adive there man. I'll look...

Thanks for all the adive there man. I'll look into the extended scan once I have some time to do it. I think, anyway, i'm going to go back to Lion for now and take it from there. I may well get a new...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-09-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Ok, I ran the basic scan, which took about 2...

Ok, I ran the basic scan, which took about 2 hours and it found one bad block. That doesn't sound to bad, but I don't know about blocks. Any ideas?
Should I run the extended scan?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-09-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for the advice. I thought I'd run the disk...

Thanks for the advice. I thought I'd run the disk scan, but it appears I didn't. So far turned up 1 bad block at 20% scanned. I'll see what's up when it's done.

Also forgot to mention as per your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-09-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,253
Posted By Simbad54
Migration assistant, and doing a 'clean' install

Hi,
I have several quesitons about upgrading OS, clean installs and migration assistant.

Firstly, I have been slowly having issues with my late 2008 MBP recently, trouble ejecting external disks,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-03-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,979
Posted By Simbad54
Sending group emails from iCloud web mail.

Hi all,
does anyone know how to send group emails form iCloud webmail?
I can't seem to find it anywhere.

S
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-04-2011, 04:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,707
Posted By Simbad54
Thanks for this. I found this change really...

Thanks for this. I found this change really annoying. If I accidentally didn't see where I'd saved a file, spotlight would always find it. Then along comes lion and instead of showing me where the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2011, 12:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,149
Posted By Simbad54
Well, after rooting around myself, yes, that...

Well, after rooting around myself, yes, that works. I had tried something similar and it didn't work. For posterity, you need to open time machine, and navigate to the backup you wish to delete, and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,149
Posted By Simbad54
I don't use time capsule. I've tried browsing to...

I don't use time capsule. I've tried browsing to the file in the finder and doing it that way. I've tried from within Time Machine itself, and it goes through the motions of deleting the file, but it...
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