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Search: Posts Made By: Dario D.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-23-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By Dario D.
Yes, but nothing shows. Previously, there was...

Yes, but nothing shows. Previously, there was "Network" listed at the top, next to Macintosh HD.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-23-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By Dario D.
Windows Network gone in SL?

Any idea why I can't see any of my networked Windows computers, ever since I upgraded to Snow Leopard? (from Tiger)

After upgrading (via "upgrade" install), I immediately noticed that Network...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-29-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,050
Posted By Dario D.
Sure. It has an Intel Core Duo 1.66ghz, with 2gb...

Sure. It has an Intel Core Duo 1.66ghz, with 2gb RAM. Pretty sure it was the first Intel Mac Mini, though I could be wrong about that.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-29-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,050
Posted By Dario D.
older Intel Mac Mini + Snow Leopard?

Anyone know if Snow Leopard is a good fit for a first-generation Intel Mac-Mini (mine), or will it slow it down? (I tried forum-searching, but trying to find anything related to "mac mini" and "snow...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-27-2009, 09:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,410
Posted By Dario D.
Full HardDrive backup on NTFS disk?

Is there a way to do a full hard drive backup onto an NTFS formatted disk?

I tried using Disk Utility, then Carbon Copy Cloner, and remembered why I completely gave up last time I tried.

Carbon...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-25-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,219
Posted By Dario D.
Backup Mac Mini onto Windows PC?

Okay, so I need to backup my Mac Mini onto my Windows PC via our home network... a complete system backup that can restore every detail of everything to 100% functionality (like Acronis True Image /...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-19-2009, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By Dario D.
Yeah, chugging = things getting stuttery, or...

Yeah, chugging = things getting stuttery, or slower in general... And "more solid" as in a "hard" maximize that glues programs down to the edges of the screen, and probably covers the dock (or just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-19-2009, 04:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By Dario D.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-08-2008, 05:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,769
Posted By Dario D.
The connection speed won't slow down the...

The connection speed won't slow down the framerate, but Google Earth DOES stutter a bit, no matter what specs you have.

Your MacBook, however, is wayyy more powerful than my mom's Mac Mini, and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-01-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,769
Posted By Dario D.
It has a 1.5 ghz CPU, and 2gb RAM (we upgraded...

It has a 1.5 ghz CPU, and 2gb RAM (we upgraded it, because it could barely run Firefox and one other program before).


Hmm, okay. Btw, do you know first-hand, or are you assuming? Because even my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2008, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 625
Posted By Dario D.
Printer accessible over network?

Anyone know how to make a printer accessible over a network?

I used to have my Mac Mini's printer available on the network, so I could use any PC (Windows XP) in the house to print on my Mac, but...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-01-2008, 04:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,769
Posted By Dario D.
Can the Mac Mini run Google Earth?

My mom has the first model of Intel Mac Mini, and it runs Google Earth sloooooooooooooww. Painfully. Pitifully.

Does anyone know if the latest Mac Mini (if there IS a newer one) can run Google...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-01-2008, 04:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 529
Posted By Dario D.
Backup HDD onto a PC?

Is there any way to backup a Mac Mini HDD onto a PC? I tried all the pre-installed backup apps a while back (can't remember which ones), but they wouldn't allow saving the backup to a network...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2007, 04:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Dario D.
Hmm, thanks. I get lots of results, but none of...

Hmm, thanks. I get lots of results, but none of them are actual mac drivers.

They're mostly just loosely related odds and ends.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Dario D.
Indeed, but I'm not accustomed to paying $20 just...

Indeed, but I'm not accustomed to paying $20 just to bind a button on a mouse. I have entire programs that cost less than that. It would be much cheaper for anybody to just buy a Mac-compatible...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2007, 06:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Dario D.
Thanks, but do you need to pay for this? It says...

Thanks, but do you need to pay for this? It says you have to buy it.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-23-2007, 11:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By Dario D.
New Mouse cant side-click (?)

I couldn't stand the Mac mouse, so I just got a new 5-button mouse (which doesn't have a Mac driver for it), but I can't set either of the 2 side buttons to do anything.

Is there some way to force...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-14-2007, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,314
Posted By Dario D.
Thanks for the insight. :) Very useful. I'm about...

Thanks for the insight. :) Very useful. I'm about to make a similar transition myself.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-14-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 4,534
Posted By Dario D.
Oh noes. :( Poor kitty. - My cat used to drink...

Oh noes. :( Poor kitty. - My cat used to drink from the pool all the time, and never seemed to have any issues with it (even around chlorine time), but I have no idea the conditions exactly. I guess...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-25-2007, 03:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,220
Posted By Dario D.
If you like Outlook, you could try Mozilla...

If you like Outlook, you could try Mozilla Firebird (the email counterpart for Firefox, which I also love way better than Safari)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-23-2007, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By Dario D.
Hmm... it I checked, and the version of should be...

Hmm... it I checked, and the version of should be at least that version. (The Mac is BRAND new. I don't remember the exact version numbers... I'm on my PC now).
Did I maybe get the wrong version of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-20-2007, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By Dario D.
Hmm, thanks. I downloaded it, but couldn't find...

Hmm, thanks. I downloaded it, but couldn't find font smoothing anywhere in the app. Do you know where it is? Thanks again. Seems really nice.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-20-2007, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By Dario D.
Okay, last question! 3: How do you turn off...

Okay, last question!

3: How do you turn off screen font smoothing? Turning it to "Light" in the preferences doesn't change anything (and there is no "off" setting), nor does rebooting after making...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-20-2007, 04:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By Dario D.
Ah, ok, thanks. I realized that Font...

Ah, ok, thanks.

I realized that Font Smoothing was the problem (and I dont know how to turn it off - the settings dont take effect), and not resolution, because when I use Microsoft's Remote...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-20-2007, 03:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 633
Posted By Dario D.
Thanks a lot for the help. I'll try that. :)

Thanks a lot for the help. I'll try that. :)
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