Please visit the new Mac-Forums Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/macforums1




Search:

Type: Posts; User: hughvane

Page 1 of 135 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.28 seconds; generated 26 minute(s) ago.

  1. The vexed question remains however - did the...

    The vexed question remains however - did the glass of wine survive?
  2. Thanks again, see updated info. I shall keep the...

    Thanks again, see updated info. I shall keep the renaming idea in mind, because I'm still baffled by why the connection dropout occurred after working just fine for a couple of days. The only extra...
  3. Update 1. No connection problem continued until...

    Update
    1. No connection problem continued until .....
    dah dah!
    2. Those DNS digits were added in the order provided, ie. the quad 8 is first on the list. Connection reestablished. Thank you...
  4. Thanks for your input. I have a sneaking...

    Thanks for your input. I have a sneaking suspicion that changing the network name will throw the other devices using the network into disarray, so I'll hold off doing what you suggest in the...
  5. IP# (assume = address) is 192.168.1.4 Green dot...

    IP# (assume = address) is 192.168.1.4
    Green dot
    Router# is 192.168.1.1
    Using DCHP, connection automatic
    DNS (two of) both are 192.168.1.1
  6. No internet connection from MacBook

    Early 2011 Macbook Pro, OS High Sierra.

    Connection to router(s), but nothing beyond that.

    The problem first occurred when away from home base, and connected - successfully for a couple of days...
  7. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    1. Screenshot image is saved in .jpg 2. Image is...

    1. Screenshot image is saved in .jpg
    2. Image is opened in Preview
    3. Editing is done in Preview using Markup (which allows the addition of text, arrows, etc)
    4. Image is saved.
    Thereafter I can...
  8. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    Confusion was spread - entirely my doing, my...

    Confusion was spread - entirely my doing, my fault, my apologies. I initially included Image Capture. Incorrect, it was and is Screenshot. I attempted correction but the Edit function had (I assume)...
  9. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    Thank you Patrick, I have worked through the...

    Thank you Patrick, I have worked through the procedure for Mojave.

    What is of curiosity is that I can find the Home>Desktop folders, and then GetInfo on the Desktop ƒ, unlock it, apply the changes...
  10. √√√ - and now on mine! Still some quirky...

    √√√ - and now on mine! Still some quirky behaviour. Input was set to Australian in SysPrefs, but it would not activate via that pane, only through the Input (flag) symbol in the Menu Bar.
  11. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    See Post #3. However, I have opened Desktop...

    See Post #3. However, I have opened Desktop Folder via Finder>Go, but nowhere do I see where to change Permissions. What I shall do however is to run OnyX and then see what eventuates.
  12. Thanks for the replies. It's an Apple Extended...

    Thanks for the replies. It's an Apple Extended keyboard. Input source tells me it cannot identify the keyboard, which is odd, because it works with everything else. The current setting is a generic...
  13. Missing Keystrokes in Mojave

    OS Mojave 10.14.5

    Much to my dismay, I find there is no longer an Option-V (in Mojave) to produce the square root symbol which I was using as a tick/check for my lists of tasks done. A bit of...
  14. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    The Get Info images in my previous post pretty...

    The Get Info images in my previous post pretty much answer most queries that might arise. Mojave, and ElCap (on older Mini) both save Screenshot in .png, but I change that to .jpg as a matter of...
  15. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    Usually to desktop. Often the image files are...

    Usually to desktop. Often the image files are temporary (unless I forget :(), used in emails etc.



    Thank you, I investigated and tried that, but Mojave doesn't want to cooperate. See attached...
  16. Replies
    17
    Views
    826

    Locked Preview Images

    OS Mojave 10.14.5 & Preview

    Each time I save a .jpg (or other) image from Image Capture or Screenshot into Preview, the default result is locked. I don't understand why, and I can change it...
  17. Bill & Bob had been close mates for decades,...

    Bill & Bob had been close mates for decades, sharing common interests, one of which was their respective dogs. Those animals however were regularly the cause of some jealousy & occasional argument.
    ...
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    No, although I did wonder about that. I think I...

    No, although I did wonder about that. I think I tried twice, at most three times, noted the warning, and desisted. No changes occurred simply because the process didn't work.



    VLC is the...
  19. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    Thanks Bob, I did see that following a Google...

    Thanks Bob, I did see that following a Google search - and it was specific to Mojave - but it didn't work, the OS gave me the Not Permitted message. On reading the advisory a second and third time, I...
  20. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    See earlier, seems the option appears only when a...

    See earlier, seems the option appears only when a disk is inserted in the external drive.



    I remember a post some years back that recommended anyone playing videos from disks should use VLC...
  21. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    Brilliant! Sure 'nuff, CD/DVD SysPref has...

    Brilliant! Sure 'nuff, CD/DVD SysPref has reappeared after I inserted the supplied Asus disk (not actually req'd with Mac).
  22. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    In summary, after trials (& tribulations): 1. I...

    In summary, after trials (& tribulations):
    1. I still cannot change the drive region in OS Mojave with the 2018 Mini
    2. the Asus DVD drive works with the 2010 Mini, I can change the drive region...
  23. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    Yes, it's the latest Mojave, I'm almost sure it...

    Yes, it's the latest Mojave, I'm almost sure it was there, but may have confused it with the older (2010) Mini which is operating El Capitan.

    Update: there are twists and turns in every direction....
  24. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    I replied to chscag's response but managed...

    I replied to chscag's response but managed somehow to mess up posting it. I now include ferrarr in the mix :)

    Region, date, and time preferences are set correctly for NZ.

    There have been...
  25. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,383

    DVD Drive Region

    Mac Mini, macOS Mojave 10.14.5

    The Mini has no built-in optical drive, so I bought an external one. It connects and behaves normally via Thunderbolt, EXCEPT the drive region will not change,...
Results 1 to 25 of 3363
Page 1 of 135 1 2 3 4