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Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-10-2009, 02:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 772
Posted By sirbOOm
Thanks for the help on this folks! I don't want...

Thanks for the help on this folks! I don't want to take my hands off the keyboard because, frankly, I can't stand track pads and tabbing is simply faster.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
Regarding the keyboard on laptops missing a...

Regarding the keyboard on laptops missing a proper delete key, tell me why every normal-size PC laptop I've ever, ever come across manages to have a proper delete key somewhere??? Why take something...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 05:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
I press the eject key... it does not eject. ...

I press the eject key... it does not eject. Ever. I press Option + Eject, it ejects. Perhaps I have a setting wrong, but I can't find how to fix it. I'm glad your computer's eject button does...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 05:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
I'm glad your Mac has a delete key. So does...

I'm glad your Mac has a delete key. So does mine, but it is a BACKSPACE key. Delete traditionally means "from the right" not "to the left". If you happen to have a "from the right" delete key on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 02:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
Oh, and I know someone out there will catch that...

Oh, and I know someone out there will catch that I have a glossy screen and I just mentioned that it's a flaw that Mac only offers glossy screens on their new model line (including new external...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 02:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
Look folks, I like my Mac. I like a lot of...

Look folks, I like my Mac. I like a lot of things about it. I realize it's different, and I approached it as different. But you and I both know that providing the lacking features we are...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 02:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
Obviously everyones becoming mad at me. Classic...

Obviously everyones becoming mad at me. Classic case of coming off too strong. **** us Italians. Anyway, folks, I have to say I believe you are overlooking obvious flaws in the OS X operating...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2008, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By sirbOOm
Question See Examples of Fonts in Programs Instead of Just List?

Any way to get OS X to show examples of fonts - you know, the font name written in the font itself? Or is this something that isn't a feature of any of the software that a Mac comes with?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-10-2008, 12:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
I've written to them already. A short but sweet,...

I've written to them already. A short but sweet, ******-off message that surely will get some attention. CTRL+Z is a fix, only if I JUST deleted something. It's not a solution. Why Apple took...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,697
Posted By sirbOOm
Why can't I simply RESTORE from the trash bin?

I don't have Time Machine set up. I don't have an external drive. I shouldn't have to buy one just to be able to restore stuff I accidentally dropped in the trash without having to drag it back...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-09-2008, 01:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,765
Posted By sirbOOm
How to get iTunes to filter out non-music files in "Recently Added" Smart List?

I'm trying to get the standard "Recent Added" smart list to not include video files, so it doesn't start playing freaking videos when I'm listening to me recently added music. Arg!

I have tried...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-08-2008, 10:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,949
Posted By sirbOOm
Unhappy Plug-in USB/Flash Drive, Open New Finder Window Automatically???

How do I get OS X to open a new finder when I plug in a USB/Flash drive? I can control what happens when a CD gets inserted, but I can't or the life of me figure out how to control the same for when...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-06-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 70,536
Posted By sirbOOm
What are the chances of getting the links in this...

What are the chances of getting the links in this guide to open in new tabs, so we don't have to navigate back and forth to the guide? Great guide!!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-06-2008, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 144,997
Posted By sirbOOm
I have "people" that do my internet browsing...

I have "people" that do my internet browsing because I am very, very rich and famous.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-06-2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,778
Posted By sirbOOm
Well, let's face it, if you've been using a...

Well, let's face it, if you've been using a Windows PC for your entire computing life, what's another 6-months? Then you'll be buying what really is a cleaned-up, spruced-up, and more efficient...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-06-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 772
Posted By sirbOOm
Talking This, my friend, worked like a charm! Thank...

This, my friend, worked like a charm! Thank you!!! :D

So, tell me, why in the world would, by default, OS X have this turned off?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,205
Posted By sirbOOm
Hey all, I appreciate the responses. I realize...

Hey all, I appreciate the responses. I realize I'm using a new operating system, but I believe it makes a great deal of sense to code-in a setting into OS X that allows you to say "I want to define...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2008, 09:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 772
Posted By sirbOOm
When tabbing through forms, Macs always skip over pull-down menus... why?

Why is it that when I am tabbing through a form (say at Amazon.com) and a pull-down field comes along (say to select your state), every single OS X computer I use literally skips over the pull-down...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-01-2008, 01:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,951
Posted By sirbOOm
Angry Why No Right Click Button??

I read on forums all over the place that Mac users do indeed regularly use right click capability. Why hasn't Apple given us a right click button? It won't make a Mac "look bad" or "less sleek". ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-01-2008, 01:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,205
Posted By sirbOOm
Unhappy "Save File As" When Downloading? Why not???

Does OS X, like most any late version of Windows, have the ability to prompt the user to change the file name of something being downloaded from the internet? Right now, OS X just downloads it to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-01-2008, 01:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,830
Posted By sirbOOm
Unhappy Grouping contacts in Address Book like iPhone or iPod Touch automatically???

How come the iPhone and the iPod Touch group the contacts under headers by the first letter last (or first) name, but OS X's Address Book doesn't? It seems like a fairly simple feature to add into...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-01-2008, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,347
Posted By sirbOOm
Unhappy Auto-group Contacts like iPhone/iPod Touch in Address Book?

How come the iPhone and the iPod Touch group the contacts under headers by the first letter last (or first) name, but OS X's Address Book doesn't? It seems like a fairly simple feature to add into...
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