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Forum: Applications 10-04-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,132
Posted By AHunter3
Not sure if you confused me with GavinBBK, were...

Not sure if you confused me with GavinBBK, were not replying to me at all, or if it's me that's not following you.

At the risk of being annoying, let me try again: I have Parallels. I have a...
Forum: Applications 10-04-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,132
Posted By AHunter3
I'd like to try Virtualbox on a virtual machine...

I'd like to try Virtualbox on a virtual machine that Parallels 9 (and apparently10) will no longer run. I downloaded the VirtualBox and the PDF User's Manual but it speaks of using "Parallels Tools"...
Forum: The Coat Room 10-02-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,039
Posted By AHunter3
I still miss the Info-Mac Digest arriving in my...

I still miss the Info-Mac Digest arriving in my mailbox :(
Forum: AppleScript 09-23-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,746
Posted By AHunter3
BOTH of them are indeed AppleScript-savvy :) ...

BOTH of them are indeed AppleScript-savvy :)

Ecoute is too tied to iTunes; it's essentially a different front end for the same (horrid) way of approaching audio files and organizing. But...
Forum: AppleScript 09-22-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,746
Posted By AHunter3
Seeking Intel-native AppleScriptable MP3 player that isn't iTunes

I have a routine that currently bosses around good old Audion to manage tracks. I'm having some audio stutters and blips when multitasking, due, I think, to the overhead of Rosetta.

MP3 players...
Forum: System 06-25-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,018
Posted By AHunter3
I first started using the Dock under Leopard...

I first started using the Dock under Leopard (having run 10.0 through 10.4 Dockless because I hated, hated, hated that damn thing popping up and getting in my way every time my mouse got near). The...
Forum: Networking 06-17-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,749
Posted By AHunter3
Working for me 7 minutes after you apparently...

Working for me 7 minutes after you apparently posted.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 06-12-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,533
Posted By AHunter3
I have a half-dozen Extended Keyboard IIs and...

I have a half-dozen Extended Keyboard IIs and some iMate adapters and would not consider using anything else.
Forum: The Coat Room 06-12-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,391
Posted By AHunter3
Why is the new OS called 'Yosemite' ?

I thought the new naming scheme was "beaches to go surfing at".

Is there a beach called Yosemite?


Do they have any rationale behind their modern naming schemes or are they just pulling...
Forum: macosxhints Feedback 06-02-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,836
Posted By AHunter3
Sorry to hear about it! Any of these folks...

Sorry to hear about it!

Any of these folks leave anything approximating a forwarding address when they stopped participating around here?:

Phil St. Romain
lerkfish
sao

Hmm, I guess sao...
Forum: Applications 01-02-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,071
Posted By AHunter3
I've never used Time Machine, but IF you're going...

I've never used Time Machine, but IF you're going to use it you should also use a backup utility that produces a BOOTABLE backup. SuperDuper does that; Time Machine does NOT.

As others have...
Forum: Applications 12-27-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,451
Posted By AHunter3
You can download Pages for free if you have...

You can download Pages for free if you have Mavericks? I didn't know that! From App Store?
Forum: The Coat Room 12-10-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 966
Posted By AHunter3
Another vote for Crumpler. Switched to Crumpler...

Another vote for Crumpler. Switched to Crumpler from Targus after yet another zipper derailment in yet another Targus bag... despite the lifetime Targus warranty & all that, it still meant sending...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 12-10-2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By AHunter3
Different kbd and mouse at the two locations; in...

Different kbd and mouse at the two locations; in both cases the keyboard is a venerable "Saratoga" ADB keyboard, attached via an iMate USB-to-ADB converter. The mouse at home is a Logitech corded...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 12-09-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By AHunter3
Crashes, recurrent pattern, involving USB

I'm on a MacBook Pro, 17" (early 2011 edition), running 10.6.8. I actually have two of them (identical twins) and about 3 months ago I switched to using this one as primary everyday computer (the...
Forum: OS Xperiences 11-02-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,733
Posted By AHunter3
Current state of Viruses on MacOS, if you don't mind

I don't follow Mac news quite as diligently as I used to.

When last I was paying serious attention, there were no out-and-out Mac VIRUSES, but there were exploits wherein users would get a...
Forum: Applications 11-01-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By AHunter3
Parallels Desktop 7 and Mavericks AS A GUEST OS (?)

Please read the question carefuilly... I'm asking about Mavericks (MacOS X 10.9) but not as the native operating system on which Parallels 7 would (or would not) run; I already know the answer to...
Forum: System 10-25-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,184
Posted By AHunter3
I still see no reason to upgrade from SnowLeopard...

I still see no reason to upgrade from SnowLeopard myself.

I can run later OS's in a virtual machine but have not found the need to do so as of yet.
Forum: Applications 10-01-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 708
Posted By AHunter3
Cisco AnyConnect VPN issue

App: Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.app version 3.1.01065
OS: 10.6.8

Annoyingly buggy piece of software. (the app not the OS). First off, the slightly older version that my client...
Forum: Applications 09-27-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,841
Posted By AHunter3
update-bump I downgraded to Parallels 7...

update-bump

I downgraded to Parallels 7 after discovering that Parallels 8 could not run my Windows 3.11 environment and meanwhile didn't offer much to compensate for the loss of a VM environment....
Forum: iPhone Info Center 09-17-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 863
Posted By AHunter3
Now if they'd just do that for freaking Macs as...

Now if they'd just do that for freaking Macs as well...
Forum: Applications 09-06-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,091
Posted By AHunter3
** glances around cautiously from dark corner ** ...

** glances around cautiously from dark corner **

I use NetFinder.
Forum: System 08-29-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By AHunter3
Can you access the Disk Utility that's on the...

Can you access the Disk Utility that's on the installation DVD? If so, do so and reformat the hard drive first. See if that helps.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-27-2013, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,345
Posted By AHunter3
Size of torx screws in MacBook Pro 17" HD

The internal SATA HD in my MacBook Pro (MacBookPro8,3; early 2011 edition) is held in place by a pair of retaining clamps that clasp torx screws that, in turn, are screwed into the holes on the sides...
Forum: Applications 08-22-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,659
Posted By AHunter3
All good points; but I have every Mac I ever...

All good points; but I have every Mac I ever owned (or, alternatively, a replacement model into which the original hard drive was transferred) with the exception of my first, the SE, and software...
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