Delay between login and finder... ?195 (5/2/2013 3:39:44 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I'm using a 2012 Mac Mini, OS 10.8.4 running off of an
externally-mounted (USB3) Intel 520 series SSD.
The Mac boots -very- quickly this way, up to the point where
the login screen is displayed (single u... John
Is there a good POPMonitor replacement?312 (1/6/2013 7:35:50 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Not that many years back, there was a utility out there
called "POPMonitor", that you could use to preview messages
on a POP server, and delete them if necessary.
It was a handy tool for those who want t... John
Pop goes the [mountain lion] POP?160196 (3/2/2012 4:45:50 AM) comp.sys.mac.system Got ahold of the Mountain Lion developer preview, and installed it on a spare partition just to see if I could. Went to set up the Mail app, and found there isn't even a option to set up for a POP server any... John
Does Lion make a drive UN-erasable?1733 (8/4/2011 8:04:44 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Does Lion take control of your drive away from you and make it "un-erasable"? I've been experimenting with Lion on my white Intel Core 2 Duo iMac, which has 10.6.8 installed as its "main" OS. I installed Li... John
Mirrored RAID vs. USB enclosure...1033 (8/31/2010 4:13:39 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Hello all - First off, although I consider myself well-versed in Mac stuff, I'm a total newcomer to "RAID" and the fine points as to how it is configured. I recently picked up a couple of 1tb drives and a U... John
Tab characters & TextEdit...6299 (5/7/2010 4:15:57 AM) comp.sys.mac.system Hello all -
I've tried searching for solutions to the following problem,
not very successfully.
Using Apple's "TextEdit" application, how does one _type in_
a "tab" character into the "f... John
Determining IP address of LAN printer...5257 (4/11/2010 3:01:51 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Hello all -
I'm trying to get a laptop running 10.6.3 connected via
Ethernet through my router.
The printer is a Brother HL-5250DN. I've got the drivers
[CUPS driver from Brother's web site] already i... John
Upgrading an account to administrative?21119 (4/8/2010 2:55:55 AM) comp.sys.mac.system Hello all -
I'm going to be setting up a Mac laptop for my sister, who's
never used a computer of any kind before.
I will create the initial (administrative) account for
myself (I won't be using the c... John
cloud storage2112 (3/19/2013 2:31:05 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I'm running very low on space on my Macbook Pro since I have a 120GB SSD and a lot of stuff installed.
I just got this idea that maybe I can move some stuff to Apple's "cloud".
Anyone know if this is a po... bob3904(233)
replacement for the Finder14615 (3/19/2013 9:11:57 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Is there any kind of replacement for the Finder in Mountain Lion?
Maybe something I can download from the App Store?
The Finder in Mountain Lion can be really really slow sometimes. Just a whole lot of s... bob3904(233)
Evil dictator's use Macs!3430 (3/29/2013 8:22:27 PM) comp.sys.mac.system
Map caption is "US Mainland Strike Plan"
(Would be amusing if a Mac update could be us... alan.browne(3790)