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Forum: Applications 09-16-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 690
Posted By cpragman
Right click on the podcast episode. A contextual...

Right click on the podcast episode. A contextual menu will open. From there you want to choose "reveal in finder" or whatever it's PC equivalent it. That Wil show you the actual media file. Save a...
Forum: iPhone Info Center 09-14-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,528
Posted By cpragman
AFAIK no. You can create albums in iPhoto and...

AFAIK no. You can create albums in iPhoto and sync them to the phone.
Forum: Applications 09-13-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By cpragman
Shell script that has a basic loop, a "wait"...

Shell script that has a basic loop, a "wait" statement, and a "say" statement.
Forum: Networking 09-12-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,285
Posted By cpragman
And although it's probably illegal, you can also...

And although it's probably illegal, you can also force malware back across the internet to THEIR computer, via a vulnerability in the screen sharing app they like to use.
...
Forum: Applications 09-12-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 761
Posted By cpragman
Sounds like keychain to me too. If the...

Sounds like keychain to me too.
If the password in your keychain entry for the mail server is wrong, the Mac will offer the server the bad password, even though you are typing the right on in the...
Forum: iPhone Info Center 09-09-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,130
Posted By cpragman
On your iPhone, tap the "calendars" button at the...

On your iPhone, tap the "calendars" button at the bottom-center of your screen. Make sure you have check marks next to the relevant calendars.
Forum: Networking 09-05-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,191
Posted By cpragman
Well if the laptop's asleep, then this sounds...

Well if the laptop's asleep, then this sounds like normal behavior.

You can investigate "wake on LAN", but it isn't exactly tailored for this sort of thing either.
Forum: Applications 08-29-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 420
Posted By cpragman
Perhaps you didn't uninstall crashplan correctly....

Perhaps you didn't uninstall crashplan correctly. The fact that you still have the launchd script trying to run it suggests you didn't use their uninstaller.
...
Forum: System 08-28-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,590
Posted By cpragman
That's why I just prevent my other OS disks from...

That's why I just prevent my other OS disks from mounting (using fstab)
Forum: System 08-27-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,590
Posted By cpragman
I'm sure spotlight is "helping you" by doing...

I'm sure spotlight is "helping you" by doing this. You never know what system features rely on the spotlight index to function, and if apple significantly changed the structure or content of that...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-25-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By cpragman
Might want to think a bit about future-proofing...

Might want to think a bit about future-proofing though. FW800 is definately overkill, but in a year or two, you might wish you bought USB-3
Forum: System 08-23-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By cpragman
Typically for me, the downloads folder will show...

Typically for me, the downloads folder will show progress of items that are downloading.

Also, you didn't say what app was doing the downloading. Since the app does the actual downloading, it is...
Forum: Networking 08-22-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,285
Posted By cpragman
If you google "windows support phone call prank",...

If you google "windows support phone call prank", you will see that it is an internet meme at this point to mess with these guys that are calling you. Some are hilarious, however the guys calling...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-20-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By cpragman
one of two options: a. the disk isn't actually...

one of two options:
a. the disk isn't actually encrypted.
b. keychain helpfully stored the password, without you realizing it.

If Option #b is true, then open Keychain app, and delete the...
Forum: System 08-18-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,069
Posted By cpragman
As far as I know, OS X (including server) only...

As far as I know, OS X (including server) only allows you to interact with a single user interface. It won't spawn additional virtual user interfaces if additional people access it at the same time. ...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-17-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,159
Posted By cpragman
As long as you always have a backup, the result...

As long as you always have a backup, the result would be the same as if you'd had a spinning disk fail. Replace faulty hardware and restore form backup.
Forum: Networking 08-16-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 904
Posted By cpragman
Can you set the printer to join your existing...

Can you set the printer to join your existing wireless network, instead of making its own network? Might have to read the manual. This is usually how it is supposed to work.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-16-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By cpragman
Please describe ALL the partitions you see on...

Please describe ALL the partitions you see on your iMac.
Also besides copying files off your iMac, what else did you do to it? You must have done something else to make it unbootable.
Forum: Applications 08-15-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By cpragman
It's not a setting you change like that. The app...

It's not a setting you change like that. The app just rembers it's window location when you close it, and reopens with the same arrangement the next time you launch it.

Most apps do that.
Forum: Applications 08-15-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By cpragman
I don't think it's default is to open in full...

I don't think it's default is to open in full screen mode. It probably just remembered that you had it in full screen from a previous session.
Forum: Applications 08-15-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By cpragman
Move the mouse to the upper right hand corner. A...

Move the mouse to the upper right hand corner. A blue icon will appear. Click it.
Forum: AppleScript 08-13-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,412
Posted By cpragman
It should be possible to do this in terminal,...

It should be possible to do this in terminal, using the "split" command. You can have split break a file based on a character (regular expression). In your case, you'd want to split the file every...
Forum: Applications 08-05-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 992
Posted By cpragman
I think so. I installed an update on my machine...

I think so. I installed an update on my machine about a month ago.
Forum: Applications 08-05-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 992
Posted By cpragman
Keep silver light up to date. It sometimes falls...

Keep silver light up to date. It sometimes falls prey to malicious code issues, similar to adobe flash.
Forum: System 08-03-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,035
Posted By cpragman
Command-tab to bring finder to foreground. Then...

Command-tab to bring finder to foreground. Then force-quit the game via activity monitor.
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