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Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Van Smith for taking the time to reply...

Thank You Van Smith for taking the time to reply & your suggestion about sqlite.

I got to look inside yourcompany. Mostly I found what looks like ancient Egyptian writing, but did find these two...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-12-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By PGB1
Some Questions About Library Folder Items

Good Day To Everyone!

Once in a while, I look around in Finder just for fun. I always am curious about OS X & hoe it all works together. I like to learn things.

Today, I noticed 3 User/Library...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-10-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By PGB1
Thank You for your help, Chscag. That was a...

Thank You for your help, Chscag.

That was a good point you made about keeping the text backup. I'll do that before I nuke the mailbox.

AT&T had to go. Too many problems as the ISP. The final...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-10-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By PGB1
Pesky Questions About Mail Archive

Good Day To All!

I've search for the answers to a couple of archive questions, but managed to get myself confused. If you all don't mind, I would like to verify a couple of items with you folks.
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-28-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 479
Posted By PGB1
Wacky GMail & Mail App Behavior Question

Good Afternoon!
I have a question and I would like to apologize in advance if it does not belong here. It is related to an odd GMail behavior that might or might not be related to Mail.app.

I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-14-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By PGB1
Thanks for answering guys! I looked in...

Thanks for answering guys!

I looked in Macintosh HD/Users/your name/Library/Caches/Metadata/Safari/History/

At first look-
There were just 4 files in the folder. They all had this forum in the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-13-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By PGB1
Safari Local Storage & Odd Cookies Quesiton

Hello Good People!

Here is a question that is certainly not critical, but is more of a curiosity.

I use OS X 10.6.8 (so far, anyway) and Safari 5.1.10. When I reset Safari or empty the cache by...
Forum: Security Awareness 03-22-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By PGB1
Thank You ChsCag for the advice about deleting...

Thank You ChsCag for the advice about deleting the obsolete entries. I'll proceed (carefully) to clean up the list.

You asked why the Keychain icon is in the menu bar. When I have my computer at...
Forum: Security Awareness 03-22-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By PGB1
Deleting Old Passwords In Keychain Question

Good Day To All!

For some reason, every once in a while Mail.app (OS X 10.6.8 Mail 4.6 1085) asks for my log in key chain. I'll give it to Mail, but if I don't tell it to remember the password in...
Forum: Security Awareness 03-17-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By PGB1
Thank You

Thanks VanSmith for your reply.

Your words explained what's what & who's who quite thoroughly, thus clearing up my confusion.

I appreciate your help and your help, HarryB2448. I learned quite a...
Forum: Security Awareness 03-17-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By PGB1
Thank You Harryb2448. That is an interesting...

Thank You Harryb2448.
That is an interesting article. Java Preferences.app on my computer shows 1 .6.0_65-b14-46A in both 32 and 64 bit versions.

The article addresses 1.6.0_37
So, based on the...
Forum: Security Awareness 03-16-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By PGB1
Which One's the Bad Guy- Java or JavaScript?

Good Day All!
I've searched & searched for the answer to a puzzlement and managed to get quite confused.

Is Java safe to have on the Mac running OS X 10.6.8? Should it be disabled in the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By PGB1
Thanks! I never looked around in Network...

Thanks!
I never looked around in Network Utility before. It is pretty neat and probably be helpful.
OS X sure does some cool stuff.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-09-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,046
Posted By PGB1
Thanks, JamesMarcos, for sharing the great tips...

Thanks, JamesMarcos, for sharing the great tips with all of us.
Thanks, too for the informative links we all can learn from.
Paul
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-09-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By PGB1
Thank You MacWin. That's a nifty command to...

Thank You MacWin.
That's a nifty command to know. And, thanks for explaining about the numbers after the colon. I was curious about that.
Thanks Again!
Paul
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-08-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,046
Posted By PGB1
Amateur's Perspective

I am a total amateur at computer things, so I rely on this user group for advice. Trust me, this is the place to be for honest, cheerful, helpful and knowledgable assistance!

This is what I do to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-08-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By PGB1
Thank You!

Thank You Bobtomay for your reply. I very much appreciate the time you took to give a knowledgable answer.

I'm just curious how you were able to connect the ip to Wide Open West? My searches for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-08-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By PGB1
Stealth Mode Connection Attempt Question

Good Morning!
I have a question about Stealth Mode Connection Attempts which are seen in Console Database Searches.

I use a MacBook Pro (Mid 2006 2.2 ghz) and OS X 10.6.8

I honestly do not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-05-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By PGB1
The only downside to Easy Find is that it is such...

The only downside to Easy Find is that it is such a pleasure to use that I've spent the last 4 or so hours exploring my computer with it and experimenting with the program's capabilities (instead of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-05-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By PGB1
Thank You!

Thank You Chscag & IWT for your help.It is much appreciated.

The 'genius' I mentioned is, indeed, me. It was meant as a tiny bit self depreciating humor, as when I come up with an idea it often...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-04-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By PGB1
Spotlight Preferences Problem

Hi!
I am using 10.6.8 and have a question about excluding folders from Spotlight searches.
My motivation is that I often use the search bar in a Finder window to look for a document by name or a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-15-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By PGB1
Boy Do I Feel Like A Dope!

Thank you for taking the time to reply Chscag! I appreciate your tips. You bailed me out on this one by getting me to think about a bad drive. That caused me to get a bit analytical about the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-15-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By PGB1
Interesting Disk Utility Problem

I've got an unusual problem with Disk Utility that I can not figure out no matter how hard I try. I'm hoping someone here doesn't mind helping me figure this one out.

I have an external USB DVD-CD...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 705
Posted By PGB1
Goofy COlors Printing In Preview App

Hello!
I switched to Mac & OSX a few years ago, but finally have time to explore & enjoy. So, please pardon the fact that I've asked a lot of questions lately. There would be more, but searching...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 813
Posted By PGB1
Thanks BobTomay for the idea! I went to the...

Thanks BobTomay for the idea!

I went to the ISP log-in and account pages. The name that shows up backwards isn't there anywhere. They use my real name & the e-mail address. The name that's...
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