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Forum: System 09-11-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,037
Posted By chabig
That's interesting. It looks that way to me too....

That's interesting. It looks that way to me too. I can add users, but I can't subsequently add them to the list of users able to unlock the disk.
Forum: Applications 09-10-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 666
Posted By chabig
Drag and drop, just like on iPhone or iPad.

Drag and drop, just like on iPhone or iPad.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-07-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,963
Posted By chabig
To make your Mac act as a DHCP server you turn on...

To make your Mac act as a DHCP server you turn on Internet sharing in the Sharing prefpane.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-04-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By chabig
I think you misunderstand what your camera does....

I think you misunderstand what your camera does. All webcams that I've ever seen return normal non-flipped images. So if you held up some text to the camera it would be readable. That said, they...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-22-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By chabig
Use Omni DiskSweeper...

Use Omni DiskSweeper (http://www.omnigroup.com/more).
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-21-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 974
Posted By chabig
No. The router will work just fine. Which model...

No. The router will work just fine. Which model is it? If it comes with it's own software, that might have minimum system requirements, but you don't want to install any software anyway. Routers...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-20-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By chabig
The password is almost certainly stored in the...

The password is almost certainly stored in the Keychain, and protected by your user account password.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-20-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 974
Posted By chabig
Nope. Routers and wifi are industry standards.

Nope. Routers and wifi are industry standards.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-10-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 715
Posted By chabig
Have you considered that the network might not be...

Have you considered that the network might not be your bottleneck. Perhaps you have a slow hard drive or something. Other than that, you could upgrade your wifi (you didn't say what kind you had) to...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-08-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,963
Posted By chabig
You don't need two ethernet ports to share a...

You don't need two ethernet ports to share a wired internet connection. You can run two networks over your single port. Just duplicate your ethernet interface in the Network Preference Pane and set...
Forum: System 07-01-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 484
Posted By chabig
Why don't you name the app?

Why don't you name the app?
Forum: Applications 06-21-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 627
Posted By chabig
According to what I've read, you cannot generate...

According to what I've read, you cannot generate a pdf from Word with links. The only solutions are external.
Forum: System 05-21-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 855
Posted By chabig
If it's black, it's probably old enough that the...

If it's black, it's probably old enough that the trackpad doesn't support multi-touch, and that's why the multi-touch gestures aren't listed under trackpad settings. Here is a third-party app that...
Forum: System 05-17-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,319
Posted By chabig
You're too late. Apple already issued an official...

You're too late. Apple already issued an official patch.
Forum: Applications 05-11-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,299
Posted By chabig
Layers worked on the BBC site for me. I bought it...

Layers worked on the BBC site for me. I bought it years ago and have never used it, but it's still really cool. I can see it being extremely useful for someone writing software documentation, since...
Forum: System 05-11-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,299
Posted By chabig
These are the little things that seem...

These are the little things that seem insignificant, but make the user experience on Mac better than it is on Windows. You can't do that on Windows. On the Mac, when you have a selection, the left...
Forum: System 05-11-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,299
Posted By chabig
Yes. When the file is selected, just hit the...

Yes. When the file is selected, just hit the return key to make the filename editable. It's be fully selected, so hit the left arrow once to move the insertion point to the beginning of the filename....
Forum: Applications 05-11-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,299
Posted By chabig
It's not your browser. The BBC site is coded to...

It's not your browser. The BBC site is coded to print that way. There is a cool app called Layers (http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/30213/layers) that will capture your web window exactly as it...
Forum: Applications 05-05-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,008
Posted By chabig
Probably the best thing you can do is uninstall...

Probably the best thing you can do is uninstall any Western Digital software you've installed. Once that's done, I bet your problems go away.
Forum: System 05-01-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,210
Posted By chabig
I do have that file, but it contains the data...

I do have that file, but it contains the data that populates the Recent Items menu. It doesn't seem to control the behavior of the menu.
Forum: System 05-01-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,210
Posted By chabig
Interesting. I don't have that file.

Interesting. I don't have that file.
Forum: System 04-30-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,210
Posted By chabig
That file (read com.apple.recentitems) isn't part...

That file (read com.apple.recentitems) isn't part of Mavericks.
Forum: Applications 04-09-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 894
Posted By chabig
Monk, do you how to zoom? Open System Preferences...

Monk, do you how to zoom? Open System Preferences > Accessibility > Zoom. Using the scroll gesture with the control key is a godsend.
Forum: System 03-24-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 934
Posted By chabig
Did you try typing 'N' for "No"?

Did you try typing 'N' for "No"?
Forum: Applications 03-21-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 782
Posted By chabig
Simply resting two fingers on the trackpad...

Simply resting two fingers on the trackpad momentarily displays the scrollbar so you can see where you are in the document.
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