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Forum: System Today, 04:06 PM
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Posted By benwiggy
You should be able to "flick" the notification...

You should be able to "flick" the notification off the screen. I think a two-finger drag sideways will do it.
Forum: macosxhints Feedback Today, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By benwiggy
Does anyone have any hints?

Does anyone have any hints?
Forum: System Today, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By benwiggy
There do seem to be lots of people with the...

There do seem to be lots of people with the incrementing network name issue. It's likely a bug.
Forum: macosxhints Feedback 10-19-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By benwiggy
"Latest Mountain Lion hints"

Seriously?

The main site has "Latest Mountain Lion Hints" as the first category in the sidebar.

We're now two OS versions on.

The latest hint is over a month old. No Yosemite hints?
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-19-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By benwiggy
I'll take that as a compliment, though I'm afraid...

I'll take that as a compliment, though I'm afraid I like a U in my colour.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-19-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By benwiggy
No, this still works. Make sure Secondary Click...

No, this still works. Make sure Secondary Click is configured correctly in the TrackPad System Preferences.

I thought you didn't like using more than one finger! ;)
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-19-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By benwiggy
You can double CLICK and drag with one finger....

You can double CLICK and drag with one finger. Just make sure you do an actual click, not a tap. (You should be able to tap anywhere on the pad, btw.) I don't think TrackPad basic functionality is...
Forum: System 10-19-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By benwiggy
Are you saying that you ONLY want a copy of your...

Are you saying that you ONLY want a copy of your files on a Cloud Server, with no local backup in case of loss of internet connection, loss of service, etc? :eek:

If you want that, then there's...
Forum: System 10-19-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By benwiggy
How does your assessment differ from DropBox or...

How does your assessment differ from DropBox or any other cloud server?
Forum: Applications 10-19-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 849
Posted By benwiggy
Is this the same, particular cookie every time?...

Is this the same, particular cookie every time? Cookies are stored in a variety of files in ~/Library/Cookies.

Perhaps your easiest option might be a script that makes a copy of that folder before...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-19-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 234
Posted By benwiggy
I don't think the new Air's keyboard is any...

I don't think the new Air's keyboard is any different to other Airs or the MBPs.
Are you saying it's different to your experience on other Macs?

Go back to the Store, and if you think it's...
Forum: System 10-18-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By benwiggy
If you don't have any problems, leave it be.

If you don't have any problems, leave it be.
Forum: System 10-18-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By benwiggy
OS X seems to guess what language I'm using. I'm...

OS X seems to guess what language I'm using. I'm not sure how. If I start a new TextEdit document in Italian, I get Italian spelling corrections after a couple of words.
Not sure what settings are...
Forum: System 10-18-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By benwiggy
Cables can be a bit sensitive when you take Macs...

Cables can be a bit sensitive when you take Macs apart. It's possible that things were just settling down -- or that they're not quite on properly.

You can't always get log messages that detail...
Forum: System 10-17-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 387
Posted By benwiggy
No. It's best to wait for the update that works...

No. It's best to wait for the update that works with the new OS.

There have been some posts on the Apple forums about this during the course of the testing.
Forum: Applications 10-16-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By benwiggy
Can you automate this process with AppleScript?

Can you automate this process with AppleScript?
Forum: System 10-16-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By benwiggy
1. Reinstall Flash. 2. Or, restore the folder...

1. Reinstall Flash.
2. Or, restore the folder from your backup. Because you have a backup, don't you?
Forum: System 10-13-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 913
Posted By benwiggy
The Beta is still secret, and not ripe for this...

The Beta is still secret, and not ripe for this board. :D

Try the Apple beta forum. But A disk not being available is a bad sign in any OS. ;)

Repairing Permissions is vastly over-rated as a...
Forum: Applications 10-13-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,630
Posted By benwiggy
You should have a backup. A mechanical hard drive...

You should have a backup. A mechanical hard drive (or even a modern Solid-state drive) can fail at any time; data can get corrupted; computers can get stolen or catch fire.

You need to have copies...
Forum: System 10-12-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 706
Posted By benwiggy
How do you know it's slowed down? Is it the...

How do you know it's slowed down? Is it the pitch, or the duration that doesn't seem right?
If audio is slowed down in YouTube, does that mean the video is slow too?

Are you using any third-party...
Forum: Applications 10-12-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,630
Posted By benwiggy
First of all, you've posted in the "Classic"...

First of all, you've posted in the "Classic" forum, which is for vintage Mac hardware. What version of OS X, iTunes and model of Mac do you have?

iTunes either manages all its content in one big...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-12-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,402
Posted By benwiggy
Screen Sharing? Why Not File Sharing? If...

Screen Sharing? Why Not File Sharing?

If you're screen sharing, then you should see everything as it is on the Mini. Not being able to find an external drive is very odd. You can't access it in...
Forum: Applications 10-10-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,729
Posted By benwiggy
I'm using CS6 on Mavericks without any problem. ...

I'm using CS6 on Mavericks without any problem.

Here's Adobe's page on Mavericks compatibility http://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/global/mac-os-mavericks-compatability.html

Yes, some of the...
Forum: Applications 10-10-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,729
Posted By benwiggy
That's good to know. I asked in the Adobe forums...

That's good to know. I asked in the Adobe forums and was told it was gone, along with plenty of "you shouldn't be using it anyway" righteousness.
Forum: Applications 10-10-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,729
Posted By benwiggy
I guess the most important question is not "Is it...

I guess the most important question is not "Is it any use?", but rather "If I already own a version of Creative Suite, is the delta worth the price?"

I've not seen any reviews of the whole suite....
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