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Thanks. For some reason this morning it started... 258 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks.
For some reason this morning it started working again. Bizarre
Posted by steve666, on Oct 16, 2014 at 03:16 PM, in Mac OS X
no digital sound out. How do you kill coreaudiod 258 Views / 4 Replies  
no digital sound out.
How do you kill coreaudiod
Posted by steve666, on Oct 16, 2014 at 02:15 AM, in Mac OS X
Can't change sound level 258 Views / 4 Replies  
Strange thing just happened. The volume level is on the highest setting and it won't let me change it. I can't lower it or mute it's basically frozen in place.
Posted by steve666, on Oct 16, 2014 at 01:13 AM, in Mac OS X
OK, maybe I'll give it a shot and see if Yahoo... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
OK, maybe I'll give it a shot and see if Yahoo works better on chrome.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 13, 2013 at 11:10 PM, in Mac OS X
Firefox is better than Opera 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Firefox is better than Opera
Posted by steve666, on Sep 13, 2013 at 11:33 AM, in Mac OS X
Yahoo works fine with chrome on the PC at work. ... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Yahoo works fine with chrome on the PC at work.
Doesn't work well at all with safari on my mac, and only slightly better on firefox.
Not sure if I want to use chrome at home, with google's...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 12, 2013 at 11:35 PM, in Mac OS X
Netvibes and Protopage look the best so far 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Netvibes and Protopage look the best so far
Posted by steve666, on Sep 6, 2013 at 11:15 PM, in Mac OS X
Me too, but it's started acting strange on... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Me too, but it's started acting strange on safari. dow and nasdaq quotes don't show up unless I add them to my portfolio and news comes out in one block, not separated by day



Thanks, I'll...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 6, 2013 at 11:51 AM, in Mac OS X
OK, so much for outlook.com I don't have a... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
OK, so much for outlook.com
I don't have a smartphone. I'm starting to think I'm stuck with yahoo
Posted by steve666, on Sep 6, 2013 at 02:11 AM, in Mac OS X
gmail makes me nervous for privacy issues.... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
gmail makes me nervous for privacy issues. Thinking about Outlook.com.
I really want a full featured site like yahoo, where I can put up a portfolio of stock quotes, check sports, link to email,...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2013 at 10:48 PM, in Mac OS X
Yes, but it isn't a homepage with news, weather... 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Yes, but it isn't a homepage with news, weather and sports, plus a finance page, etc etc
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2013 at 10:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Why no Apple Site like MSN.com? 1,490 Views / 19 Replies  
Why doesn't Apple have anything to counter MSN.com and Outlook.com?
I would love to have an alternative to Yahoo and Yahoo mail but would rather not use a microsoft run site.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2013 at 08:56 PM, in Mac OS X
I'll check when I get home tomorrow night, but a... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
I'll check when I get home tomorrow night, but a re-nstall I wouldn't look forward to!
Posted by steve666, on Feb 2, 2013 at 03:02 PM, in Mac OS X
I had used easy find to find all things related... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
I had used easy find to find all things related to reader and deleted them, I guess I went too far! I actually prefer the way reader handles pdf's but it is a big program-400 mb.
Oh well, lesson...
Posted by steve666, on Feb 2, 2013 at 11:37 AM, in Mac OS X
It wouldn't let me choose preview to open it. I... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
It wouldn't let me choose preview to open it.
I downloaded adobe reader and now it works fine.

I think when i first had reader than deleted it I also deleted the safari plugin that allowed pdfs...
Posted by steve666, on Feb 2, 2013 at 02:09 AM, in Mac OS X
OK, here is the message. Outside of safari a pdf... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
OK, here is the message. Outside of safari a pdf opened in preview. I dragged it over the safari icon and this is the message:

The Adobe Acrobat/reader selected for viewing pdf documents in...
Posted by steve666, on Feb 1, 2013 at 02:37 AM, in Mac OS X
Something is wrong somewhere then, I may never... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
Something is wrong somewhere then, I may never find out
Posted by steve666, on Feb 1, 2013 at 02:06 AM, in Mac OS X
I tried to copy and paste it but it wouldnt let... 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
I tried to copy and paste it but it wouldnt let me. Basically said it couldn't open because something was missing and to fix it and try again.
I had downloaded adobe reader before and then deleted...
Posted by steve666, on Jan 31, 2013 at 10:25 PM, in Mac OS X
Can't open pdf in safari 2,063 Views / 11 Replies  
Hey all,

I get a message that the browser won't open a pdf. I thought it was supposed to be built in, do i have to install adobe reader? Thanks
Posted by steve666, on Jan 31, 2013 at 04:03 PM, in Mac OS X
I guess when i saw that I thought Store staff and... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
I guess when i saw that I thought Store staff and was surprised. Glad to know it's a new one.
Posted by steve666, on Oct 15, 2012 at 07:36 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK, I thought it seemed like it wasn't lasting... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
OK, I thought it seemed like it wasn't lasting very long. Case closed
Posted by steve666, on Oct 12, 2012 at 06:51 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
One month between charges but I use it about 7-8... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
One month between charges but I use it about 7-8 times per month, less than an hour each time
Posted by steve666, on Oct 12, 2012 at 02:58 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK, thanks for the info I'd say I get... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
OK, thanks for the info



I'd say I get about 7-10 hours of play between charges. I don't use it every day though, that's spread out over about a month
Posted by steve666, on Oct 12, 2012 at 07:39 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
It's 2 years old but it's always been this way.... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
It's 2 years old but it's always been this way. The charge just doesn't seem to last for as little as I use it and the charge goes down noticeably within an hour.
The permissions thing seemed odd to...
Posted by steve666, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:39 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Really? So even if it's not used the battery runs... 286 Views / 14 Replies  
Really? So even if it's not used the battery runs down?
Posted by steve666, on Oct 10, 2012 at 10:36 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPod Classic not keeping charge 286 Views / 14 Replies  
I have an iPod Classic and I play it for an hour tops each time. After using it for maybe 7 days or so it has to be re-charged. Does this sound right?
I clicked on 'get info' and under permission it...
Posted by steve666, on Oct 9, 2012 at 11:02 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Glad I'm not the only one! It's very annoying... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
Glad I'm not the only one!
It's very annoying and makes me feel like my computer is unstable. Funny thing is that it happens on both my Mini's.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 22, 2012 at 07:46 PM, in Mac OS X
The icon isn't third party I suppose so I... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
The icon isn't third party I suppose so I probably shouldn't touch it. The only ones I find are Notes and Office. I suppose I could try it but I won't be home until Sunday night.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 15, 2012 at 08:57 AM, in Mac OS X
I see a quicklook thing called icon. What happens... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
I see a quicklook thing called icon. What happens if you trash one of these things, is a new one generated?
I don't see any third party except for Office, which I don't have installed but i do have...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 15, 2012 at 07:43 AM, in Mac OS X
Welp, did everything. Deleted finder plist, reset... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
Welp, did everything. Deleted finder plist, reset launch services, started while pressing shift, deleted ghostery and switched to do not track plus.
Still getting invisible icons with the text below...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 14, 2012 at 08:50 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks guys, I'll try it when I get home tonight... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
Thanks guys, I'll try it when I get home tonight and report back after downloading some pics.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 14, 2012 at 09:29 AM, in Mac OS X
How do I do safe boot again? 295 Views / 16 Replies  
How do I do safe boot again?
Posted by steve666, on Sep 14, 2012 at 07:42 AM, in Mac OS X
It doesn't seem to be happening with firefox but... 295 Views / 16 Replies  
It doesn't seem to be happening with firefox but I am going to use it tonight exclusively and see if it happens at all.
Odd that if it's happening with Safari that I'd be the only one
Posted by steve666, on Sep 13, 2012 at 11:09 AM, in Mac OS X
Upgraded to Mountain Lion, still getting invisible icons for downloads 295 Views / 16 Replies  
I am so frustrated because I seem to be the only one having this issue.
When I download a pic or MPG to the desktop around 20% of the time the icon is invisible. If I move it around it appears....
Posted by steve666, on Sep 12, 2012 at 08:24 PM, in Mac OS X
I finally figured out a way to fix things. I... 527 Views / 5 Replies  
I finally figured out a way to fix things.
I downloaded another app and when it was downloading the iantivirus app showed up and I clicked on it and it downloaded finally.
What an odd thing to have...
Posted by steve666, on Jun 1, 2012 at 03:40 PM, in Applications
I figured out my internet problem-ethernet cable... 527 Views / 5 Replies  
I figured out my internet problem-ethernet cable went bad (I still don't get why a cable that just sits there should ever go bad). Replaced it with a spare cable and good to go.
I was able to...
Posted by steve666, on May 31, 2012 at 09:13 PM, in Applications
I tried that, no luck. I wonder if it's my... 527 Views / 5 Replies  
I tried that, no luck.
I wonder if it's my internet connection, I'm still having slow download issues. Time Warner couldnt send anyone out today so I'm stuck until my next day off (next wednesday)...
Posted by steve666, on May 31, 2012 at 08:06 PM, in Applications
App Store problems 527 Views / 5 Replies  
Anyone else having issues with the App Store?
I tried downloading iantivirus yesterday and I was having some general connection speed issues at the time. I paused it then went back today since my...
Posted by steve666, on May 31, 2012 at 04:28 PM, in Applications
It's my computer, I'm the only one that uses it... 447 Views / 2 Replies  
It's my computer, I'm the only one that uses it so I assume I am an administrator. That would explain it, if I'm logged in then it doesn't bother to keep it locked I guess.
I thought it was odd...
Posted by steve666, on Nov 9, 2011 at 07:15 PM, in Mac OS X
Network Preferences unlocks itself 447 Views / 2 Replies  
Hey all,
I always click to lock network preferences so a password is needed to make a change. After starting my computer I check it and it is unlocked even though I had locked it before shutting...
Posted by steve666, on Nov 9, 2011 at 03:18 PM, in Mac OS X
It's pretty much invisible completely except for... 673 Views / 4 Replies  
It's pretty much invisible completely except for the text on the bottom. Happens to about one in every 5 downloads
Posted by steve666, on Sep 7, 2011 at 04:17 PM, in Mac OS X
Doesn't work with Lion 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
Doesn't work with Lion
Posted by steve666, on Sep 6, 2011 at 09:42 PM, in Applications
Yes, it was only for Apple, I guess Apple decided... 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
Yes, it was only for Apple, I guess Apple decided it didn't want it anymore
Posted by steve666, on Sep 6, 2011 at 03:23 PM, in Applications
Apparently they discontinued it 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
Apparently they discontinued it
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2011 at 10:13 PM, in Applications
That's strange, something you'd think they would... 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
That's strange, something you'd think they would keep them informed about.

I have a question, Off topic. What happened to the up and down arrows in the window? Also, I have blue and blue chosen...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2011 at 08:53 PM, in Applications
Thanks guys, you'd think Apple would mention this... 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
Thanks guys, you'd think Apple would mention this somewhere that's easy to find, like right in the Applecare package and in the welcome instructions.
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2011 at 08:32 PM, in Applications
Well, I guess I am the only one. Bizarre 673 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, I guess I am the only one. Bizarre
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2011 at 07:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Techtool Deluxe discontinued 1,358 Views / 12 Replies  
Applecare used to come with this free hardware test utility, now it comes with nothing. Is there a free downloadable utility that does what tech tool used to do? I have a new Mini and I am having...
Posted by steve666, on Sep 5, 2011 at 07:35 PM, in Applications
Lion-some jpg thumbnails invisible 673 Views / 4 Replies  
After installing Lion, when i download pics from the web some of them show up as invisible on the desktop with just the title showing beneath it. If I move it around it comes back to life and shows...
Posted by steve666, on Aug 31, 2011 at 03:59 PM, in Mac OS X
Good point. I think I'll order one right now! ... 1,207 Views / 9 Replies  
Good point. I think I'll order one right now!
$799 Model with Applecare (only save 6 bucks on this though)
I'll buy a monitor at Costco
Posted by steve666, on Aug 23, 2011 at 02:43 AM, in Mac Desktops
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