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Search: Posts Made By: Steve Austin
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-23-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By Steve Austin
I use a small app which sits in the task bar...

I use a small app which sits in the task bar called 'Memory Clean' by FIPLAB to free up RAM on my iMac.
Get it here if ya want.
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-03-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 769
Posted By Steve Austin
I think Apple is going the way of say BMW, where...

I think Apple is going the way of say BMW, where back in the day it was only bosses and executives who drove one, but now anyone can have one, so the brand has lost its exclusivity (new is still very...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-03-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 901
Posted By Steve Austin
Just downloaded it this morning 03/Nov/2012...

Just downloaded it this morning 03/Nov/2012 through SU no problems.
Safari working just fine and dandy.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-21-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,463
Posted By Steve Austin
Well. It could be that you are spending way too...

Well. It could be that you are spending way too much time in front of said computer with the room lights off and just the glare of the monitor for ambient light (Like I did).

After years of doing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-21-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,960
Posted By Steve Austin
Fastest Tube here too. Just brill!....

Fastest Tube here too. Just brill!....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2012, 02:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,281
Posted By Steve Austin
Ive been using two 500Gb USB 2 Buffalo...

Ive been using two 500Gb USB 2 Buffalo Ministations on my system for backup and archive purposes for the past year and half with zero problems.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-17-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,168
Posted By Steve Austin
It's happened to me several times over the years,...

It's happened to me several times over the years, and I've found that a hard reboot of the modem/router cured the problem.
Or it could be a problem with your ISP also.

Check your network/firewall...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-16-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By Steve Austin
When the superdrive failed on my old 2007 24"er I...

When the superdrive failed on my old 2007 24"er I just bought an external drive (Samsung) and all was well with the world again.
But, you will need 2 usb ports (one to power it and one for data...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-14-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By Steve Austin
Do you have a backup of your system when it was...

Do you have a backup of your system when it was working okay?.
If so, do a restore of that backup. It'll take a while but worth a go (after you've tried everything else of course).
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-14-2012, 02:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,459
Posted By Steve Austin
Nice one. Glad you got it sorted :)

Nice one. Glad you got it sorted :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2012, 03:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,459
Posted By Steve Austin
Only thing I can suggest is to check your account...

Only thing I can suggest is to check your account information in the mail app in case anything has changed.

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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By Steve Austin
Indeed. Or if your using Safari right click...

Indeed.

Or if your using Safari right click in the toolbar and select "Customise Toolbar" and drag the zoom buttons into toolbar.

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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-04-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Steve Austin
Unfortunately not as Ive never used 'Safari...

Unfortunately not as Ive never used 'Safari Cookies' so I cant compare and say.
All I know is that 'Cookies' works just flawlessly for me.

Been using it for a while now with no problems at all...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-04-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Steve Austin
This is true. Ive always lived by that old...

This is true.

Ive always lived by that old adage of "you get what you pay for" and at the time, I could afford the 7 pounds and glad that I did :)

Once setup, It runs in the background without...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 628
Posted By Steve Austin
I agree with lifeisabeach. I use Cookie. Once...

I agree with lifeisabeach.
I use Cookie. Once setup, it works like a charm.

Mac App Store - Cookie (http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/cookie/id415585910?mt=12)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-20-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,461
Posted By Steve Austin
I use the 'FastestTube' extension in safari. ...

I use the 'FastestTube' extension in safari.

FastestTube (http://kwizzu.com)
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-11-2012, 02:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,643
Posted By Steve Austin
IMO I think the 'refurbished' route is the way to...

IMO I think the 'refurbished' route is the way to go.
I bought my iMac from the (refurbished) store in 2011 and its been brill. It even came with a 2TB HD when the spec on the store said it came...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-05-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,102
Posted By Steve Austin
No worries chscag, just make sure to 'update'...

No worries chscag, just make sure to 'update' when in CandyBar (it should prompt anyway).

Don't worry what his blog says, it works just fine in ML, trust me O:).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-05-2012, 01:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,102
Posted By Steve Austin
CandyBar indeed works with ML as Panic recently...

CandyBar indeed works with ML as Panic recently updated the software to work in 10.8.1 just make sure its v3.3.3 (8.1).

I use it all the time to change system/app icons etc, and it works...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-04-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 162,788
Posted By Steve Austin
Safari here too with chrome (hardly used) as my...

Safari here too with chrome (hardly used) as my secondary one.
I just love the 'TopSites' feature in safari.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,559
Posted By Steve Austin
Sounds ominous! :Mischievous:

Sounds ominous! :Mischievous:
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-20-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,470
Posted By Steve Austin
Me too :D. Mines well out of the way, Was only...

Me too :D. Mines well out of the way, Was only reminded about it when I read this thread.

Cheers!.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-19-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,470
Posted By Steve Austin
FWIW, I have a buffalo 500GB drive conected to my...

FWIW, I have a buffalo 500GB drive conected to my iMac permanently as a backup drive and when the computer goes to sleep/shutdown it makes said "Click" sound but the comp HD does not.

Have you got...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-10-2012, 01:09 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 60,134
Posted By Steve Austin
That about sums it up really. Stay away from...

That about sums it up really. Stay away from dodgy sites,software and the like.
Make sure your system has all the latest software updates from Apple.

Just be careful what you download and install...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 381
Views: 117,344
Posted By Steve Austin
Just a small image to help. Goes for any app you...

Just a small image to help. Goes for any app you want to shut down.

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