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Forum: Applications Today, 10:35 AM
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Posted By aurora72
It 's a problem specific to Safari, I' ve...

It 's a problem specific to Safari, I' ve forgotten to mention that I 've checked other browsers to rule out any networking problems. I guess the SSL component of Safari somehow failed to work....
Forum: Applications Today, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By aurora72
I don't want to upgrade because OS upgrades...

I don't want to upgrade because OS upgrades increase the harddisk space used by about 1GB and seem to slow down startup times. Some people claim that OS upgrades do not take additional harddisk space...
Forum: Applications Today, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By aurora72
Possible to find Safari 7 w.o. upgrading M.Lion

Hello

On my Mac mini which uses Mac OS X 10.8.2, Safari Version 6.0.2 (8536.26.17) is installed. I want to use Version 7 or higher but couldnot find that version as a downloadable file. Also,...
Forum: System 04-26-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By aurora72
You are great! After I select the startup disk as...

You are great! After I select the startup disk as the installed harddisk, it started to boot extremely fast again. That's great.

You're correct about guessing that the firmware must have been...
Forum: System 04-25-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By aurora72
Lion boots much slower than M.Lion

There are no problems about the Lion or M.Lion running on my Mac mini's, it's just the different the boot times:

1- Mac mini early 2009, 2.0GHz, 3GB RAM, 80GB SSD, M.Lion 10.8.2, boot time: 25s...
Forum: Applications 04-23-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By aurora72
I tried now disabling all of the add-ons and the...

I tried now disabling all of the add-ons and the problem is still there. Strange really.
Forum: Applications 04-23-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By aurora72
You're correct about Firefox extension not being...

You're correct about Firefox extension not being carried over to the new user because I've checked just now and seen that there were no Firefox extensions on the new user.

I've checked in the...
Forum: Applications 04-23-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By aurora72
I've just created a new user and with that user...

I've just created a new user and with that user account there's no such problem! That proves that it's got something to do with the user account. But how do get rid of that problem w.o. deleting...
Forum: Applications 04-18-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the comment. I forgot to state...

Thank you for the comment.

I forgot to state the browser I was using was Firefox. In Chrome it uses HTML5 video and no problem in that.

The before and after playing Flash videos in Firefox is...
Forum: Applications 04-18-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By aurora72
Flash videos flickering - Mac mini 2009

Hello

I've been having this problem for the last year or two. Observed particularly in Youtube Flash videos. For the last several weeks it became much more frequent, therefore this post.

Here's...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 04-09-2014, 04:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 713
Posted By aurora72
[Solved] Cleaning the DVD drive of Mac mini 2009 TS08PA

I have 2 Mac minis 2009 and both of them have recently started to have trouble reading the DVD's. When I put any kind of DVD (audio CD, DVD-R, original DVD movies) it wasn't reading any of them and...
Forum: Applications 04-02-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 908
Posted By aurora72
Moving multiple texts at once in iMovie

Hello

I need to move multiple texts at once on iMovie but I can't do it, selecting several texts cmd and/or shift button pressed doesn't make it.

Is there a way to make it? Thanks.
Forum: System 03-22-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 874
Posted By aurora72
Yes the Space key does the work. That's fine now...

Yes the Space key does the work. That's fine now thank you all !
Forum: System 03-22-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 874
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the tip. It enabled me to change...

Thank you for the tip. It enabled me to change focus onto the No button.
but I still can't push it (using the Enter button) How to push it?

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Forum: System 03-22-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 874
Posted By aurora72
Tab doesn't work to change focus in dialog box (in some apps)

The tab button (on the keyboard) doesn't work if I want to select the "No" button on this dialog, which belongs to Audacity app. That sort of problem comes across in many other apps, too. I always...
Forum: iPad Info Center 02-26-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,967
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the comment. The slider at the...

Thank you for the comment. The slider at the bottom you talked about is already at its lowest level and at that position it's still bright.

The dimmer at iRead PDF can make the display almost...
Forum: iPad Info Center 02-25-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,967
Posted By aurora72
Dimmer like iRead PDF

I have a iPad (2010)

Is there a way to dim its display light system wide like you can dim in the app iRead PDF?
Forum: Networking 01-11-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 522
Posted By aurora72
Trouble accessing pure-ftpd

I have 2 Macs: 1 with Leopard and 1 with Lion.

2 years ago I installed pure-ftpd on Leopard Mac and I can access the pure-ftpd (presumably using the PAM authentication) with the username 'root'...
Forum: System 01-10-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 623
Posted By aurora72
I've transferred a screenshot from my iPhone onto...

I've transferred a screenshot from my iPhone onto my Mac and several days later (after I forgot where I put it on the Mac) I wanted to send it to a friend as an attachment and then I couldn't find...
Forum: System 01-09-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 623
Posted By aurora72
How to find out the path of the files

Hello

I'm having a really hard time finding out the path of the files on my Mac. For instance now I have a png picture appearing on Preview and I can see the picture and its filename as...
Forum: Networking 08-08-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 429
Posted By aurora72
pure-ftpd doesn't allow PAM authentication on 10.7.4

pure-ftpd doesn't allow PAM authentication on 10.7.4

I've just compiled and successfully installed pure-ftpd in my Mac mini Lion 10.7.4 and chose PAM authentication in pure-ftpd.conf and I run it:...
Forum: UNIX - General 08-01-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,990
Posted By aurora72
bash history is always 500 lines, can't increase

Hello

In order to increase the default bash history size I've put
HISTFILESIZE=2500 in ~/.bash_profile but it's still at 500 lines, what else should I do? Thanks.
Forum: Networking 07-27-2013, 03:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,176
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the link, it seems to contain the...

Thank you for the link, it seems to contain the info I was looking for. For the time being, I had to route the http port to my development server for my client to test their website and that left my...
Forum: Networking 07-23-2013, 06:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,176
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the comment. Actually I use Apache...

Thank you for the comment. Actually I use Apache 's Virtual Hosts in almost all servers I use, because it's so handy. But most of the time I use them inside my LAN and inside my LAN it's easy to...
Forum: Networking 07-23-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,176
Posted By aurora72
Thank you for the comment but the reason I want...

Thank you for the comment but the reason I want to use a Mac is because I want to host more than one website through my DSL Internet connection and to do that I have to have a router which can do...
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