Speed-Up.app from Mac App Store459 (8/7/2012 2:38:30 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps Has anyone purchased, or know anything about, Speed-Up.app, which is
available from the Mac App Store? (This is not an iPhone app.)
It looks like it would be useful to me for playing back songs in
iTunes ... Martin
new MacBook Pros with SSD13104 (6/13/2012 7:17:19 AM) comp.sys.mac.system I haven't notice much (or any?) discussion of the fact that the new
"retina display" MBP models come with an SSD (or as Apple calls it
The cheaper model has 256GB and the other model ha... Martin
Is Time Capsule reliable now?2539 (5/27/2011 8:35:03 AM) comp.sys.mac.system I understand that the Time Capsule had a power supply problem for a while (capacitors dying after 18 months, I thnk). Anyway, are the current Time Capsules thought to be reliable nowadays and adequately cooled... Martin
G4 (Firewire 800) won't power up744 (9/11/2009 9:18:19 AM) comp.sys.mac.system My dual 1.42GHz G4 (Firewire 800) won't power up. For several months now, it has been "crashing" -- powering off -- during sleep, about half of the time (the light on my Cinema Display is out in these cases)... Martin
2003 G4 powering off while sleeping1340 (2/1/2009 7:50:37 AM) comp.sys.mac.system Over the last couple of months, my dual 1.42GHz G4 has periodically powered off while sleeping. I'm upgraded from 10.5.5 to 10.5.6 around Jan 1, after this problem had started. I put the G4 to sleep a couple ... Martin
InDesign CS4 on dual 1.42GHz G4?1310 (11/9/2008 9:29:41 PM) comp.publish.prepress The Mac system requirements for InDesign CS4 include: PowerPC G5 or multicore Intel processor 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) Should I be concerned about trying to run InDesign CS4 on a dual 1.42Ghz G4... Martin
mouse maze4537 (5/23/2013 7:26:08 PM) comp.sys.mac.system So I bought the Apple Magic Mouse.
It was ok, but it kept running out of battery power.
Thus, I wouldn't mind something a bit better.
I'm using a PC-ish USB mouse now, but the movement is no longer smo... bob3904(253)
mp3 slomo that works with Lion1330 (6/29/2013 11:43:06 PM) comp.sys.mac.apps I am trying to learn Spanish and part of my homework is to transcribe
Spanish dictation into English. I would like to locate a free or
inexpensive application that would slow down the speed to perhaps 1/2
Mysterious WiFi issue320 (7/4/2013 4:15:43 AM) comp.sys.mac.system I have a Macbook, an iMac, an iPad, and had an iPhone 4. My son had an
iiPad and a Macbook similar to mine. My other son had a Windows 7
laptop. All of them worked fine with my WiFi.
First son finally... news31(6773)
MacBook Pro is Slow!2321 (7/7/2013 5:47:45 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I do most of my work on a 13-year old G4. It has a single PPC
running at a clock speed of 867 Mhz, using Tiger. It's a perfectly
capable machine for 99.9% of anything that the average user might want
Safari always reopens windows1061 (7/12/2013 11:09:55 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps Every time I quit and re-open Safari (6.0.5 in Mountain Lion 10.8.4)) it
insists on opening all the windows that were open at the end of the last
session, but I would prefer it just to open a single window on... dcohenspam(237)
Shrinking Safari Window325 (8/3/2013 4:18:33 AM) comp.sys.mac.apps It seems that whenever I open Safari the window has shrunk a bit in the
vertical dimension. If after opening I resize the window to the desired
height it will again shrink a bit, about one inch on my screen... taliesinsoft966(964)
Anti Virus Software on a Mac?9110 (10/15/2013 12:14:08 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I just received an unexpected pay bonus at work and I'm going to treat
myself to a nice new MacBook Pro. Just wondering though, should I
install an anti virus program?
Some people say you really ought to... will9733(24)
Quicklook no longer plays Video?659 (10/31/2013 5:09:33 AM) comp.sys.mac.system I noticed that quicklook doesn't play my .mov or .mp4 files any longer.
is this the same for everyone else?
I haven't checcked any other filetypes... but I suspect a few of them
won't be available for a... fredp151(46)
Mavericks Frustration147 (11/4/2013 8:51:15 PM) comp.sys.mac.system Okay now the micro-element nobody gives a damn about that is a
strikingly big nuisance for me.
I do most everything in the finder in list view. I use to color flag,
which can mean anything like (importan... xxx613(1357)