~/.Trash owned by root!640 (1/4/2013 6:37:44 PM) comp.sys.mac.system
Weird and I have no idea how it happened.
I tossed a few things in the trash.
Then I tried to empty it, but Finder (and Pathfinder) did not have the
"empty trash" menu items active (ie. they thought I... Bread
The $1499 iMac 21.5 - weird1654 (12/5/2012 5:13:48 AM) comp.sys.mac.system
So a friend is planning on buying a new 2012 21.5" iMac and was asking
whether to get the $1299 model or the $1499 model.
As far as I can tell, the main difference is that for $200 extra, you
get the *... Bread
Hard drive replacements in 2011 iMacs846 (11/16/2012 6:36:27 PM) comp.sys.mac.system
So the 2011 iMacs apparently have this issue where the internal drive
has to have Apple-specific firmware. Or at least that was the case as
of May 2011 when they came out. It has to do with temperature ... Bread
Mail.app - "stack" gets "stuck"093 (9/13/2012 5:40:13 PM) comp.sys.mac.apps
If I select several messages in Mail (v 6.0 in Mountain Lion), the
batch of selected messages animates into a "stack" on top of the
message viewing area. Nifty animation much like that on iOS.
If I th... Bread
back to my mac, snow leopard251 (8/21/2012 9:14:18 PM) comp.sys.mac.comm
I did a little googling and poking around on Apple's site and found
nothing, so please bear with me if this is something I should have
found but didn't.
Since moving to iCloud, what's the story regardi... Bread
Quicktime X - has no Save - only Export!18170 (6/29/2012 10:43:36 PM) comp.sys.mac.apps Jeez, how annoying.
I just want to split a video in half. Easy enough - use Duplicate, so
I have two copies, then use Trim on each to trim down to the half I
want to keep in each case.
Then I can't s... Bread
CopyPaste Pro / Mavericks188 (10/31/2013 6:30:37 PM) comp.sys.mac.apps I love this little utility that adds to a growing log of previous
pastes so one can copy many things individually and then go somewhere
after the fact and past them all in. And many other related copy/paste... xxx613(1357)
Spotlight & Other Changes in Mavericks18311 (11/2/2013 10:16:39 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Since I have moved from OSX 10.6.8 to 10.9 there have been a few
changes I can tolerate and one or two I find irritating and might just
have to tolerate.
This little rant does not include the whine over ap... Savageduck
Get image from iPhoto to Mail.app208 (11/5/2013 3:01:23 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps Running 10.9 and the latest iPhoto.
The share button no longer sends a photo to Mail.app. It composes and
sends an email directly from iPhoto.
Is there any way to get iPhoto to send it to Mail.app anymo... me9(1681)
Financial app for Mac710 (11/7/2013 6:41:27 PM) comp.sys.mac.apps It's time I got back to a bit of financial planning as well as=20
bookkeeping. I've sworn off=97and at=97Intuit. I've downloaded a trial =
Moneydance, but wonder if there's anything else on the horiz... jpmcw(1977)
Calendars145 (11/14/2013 7:59:50 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps Anybody knows a good calendar that can show events and to dos?
I used BusyCal but I don't want to shell out 49$ to upgrade to the new
version (2.x) with no discount for upgrading
Launchpad Oddity52 (11/20/2013 7:53:52 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I have launchpad set to F8. I only discovered its utility a few months
ago and was delighted with it. But curiously it sometimes doesn't work:
I trigger it, get the display, but typed keys do not appear in ... xxx613(1357)
MT-NewsWatcher & Mavricks3224 (10/23/2013 4:16:04 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps I just updated my iMac to OS 10.9 (Mavericks) and when I tried to
launche my newsreader MT-NewsWatcher v. 3.5.3 I recieved the error
message that it needed Open Transport to work. Open Transport was
Multiple Mavericks... a pity5310 (10/24/2013 8:25:31 AM) comp.sys.mac.system Well, today I decided to switch from Mountain Lion to Mavericks; the
estimated download time on my iMac is 2 hours 30 minutes, and the
download thermometer is now at "3.38 GB of 5.29 GB". But this is
_not_ ... mlo(488)