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You've been able to do that at least as far back... 6,552 Views / 69 Replies  
You've been able to do that at least as far back as Snow Leopard (http://www.maclife.com/article/howtos/how_use_mac_os_x%E2%80%99s_labels_organize_your_files). You've also been able to sort by Label...
Posted by Moose, on Jun 14, 2013 at 01:01 PM, in macOS
They've been back since Panther... 6,552 Views / 69 Replies  
They've been back since Panther (http://arstechnica.com/apple/2003/11/macosx-10-3/9/), almost ten years ago. The difference is that, unlike before, you can apply multiple tags to an object.


...
Posted by Moose, on Jun 13, 2013 at 04:25 PM, in macOS
Oh well. "Established users" got used to Mac OS... 14,891 Views / 426 Replies  
Oh well. "Established users" got used to Mac OS X's controversial changes ten years ago. They'll get used to Lion's changes this year.

Or they won't.

Regardless, I really doubt Apple cares...
Posted by Moose, on Feb 24, 2011 at 01:42 PM, in macOS
You can expect whatever you want, but he's right. 1,596 Views / 7 Replies  
You can expect whatever you want, but he's right.
Posted by Moose, on Jan 21, 2011 at 03:52 PM, in macOS
Those people are correct. At the WWDC 2010... 1,659 Views / 53 Replies  
Those people are correct.

At the WWDC 2010 keynote, Steve said that the limit was "about 300dpi" at the 8-to-10" people usually hold their iPhones. It's simply not comfortable to hold an iPad...
Posted by Moose, on Jan 19, 2011 at 11:22 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Cunning and guile... 3,751 Views / 53 Replies  
Cunning and guile (http://swcdn.apple.com/content/downloads/43/32/zzz061-5009/xhMJmcKHHGWGr7kKtsdpnvw4VfD8VxbSfy/MobileMe.pkg).
Posted by Moose, on Jul 10, 2008 at 02:43 PM, in Applications
So the 8800's reported performance issues are... 2,132 Views / 29 Replies  
So the 8800's reported performance issues are resolved in Mac OS X 10.5.3?
Posted by Moose, on Jun 15, 2008 at 03:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
Not to get all Raymond Chen... 40,596 Views / 443 Replies  
Not to get all Raymond Chen (http://blogs.msdn.com/oldnewthing/archive/2003/07/28/54583.aspx) on you, but what differentiates a "novice" Finder user from an "expert" Finder user? What would be in...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 1, 2007 at 08:29 PM, in macOS
Have you reported this bug to the idiot who wrote... 527 Views / 7 Replies  
Have you reported this bug to the idiot who wrote that software?
Posted by Moose, on Jun 21, 2007 at 03:27 PM, in macOS
Indeed it is: 1,024 Views / 43 Replies  
Indeed it is:
Posted by Moose, on Jun 21, 2007 at 09:22 AM, in macOS
Or be using the same WAP. Let me know when... 1,024 Views / 43 Replies  
Or be using the same WAP.

Let me know when somebody invents switched 802.11.
Posted by Moose, on Jun 20, 2007 at 03:50 PM, in macOS
Somebody staring at your beer gut hanging over... 1,024 Views / 43 Replies  
Somebody staring at your beer gut hanging over the top of your speedo isn't your problem with using FTP, since those images are already available via HTTP.

Your problem with using FTP is that,...
Posted by Moose, on Jun 20, 2007 at 12:23 PM, in macOS
I'm not their Lorax, but I'm pretty sure they... 993 Views / 10 Replies  
I'm not their Lorax, but I'm pretty sure they mean a release that would take advantage of some of Leopard's new APIs (e.g., Core Animation).
Posted by Moose, on Jun 20, 2007 at 12:11 PM, in Applications
Wait, wait. You're trying to repartition... 393 Views / 6 Replies  
Wait, wait.

You're trying to repartition your startup disk?

You can't partition a disk that contains the active startup volume (with the GUI in Disk Utility).
Posted by Moose, on Jun 13, 2007 at 08:12 AM, in macOS
Boot from the Software Restore DVD and use its... 393 Views / 6 Replies  
Boot from the Software Restore DVD and use its copy of Disk Utility.
Posted by Moose, on Jun 12, 2007 at 08:27 AM, in macOS
Mail.app does not process requests for... 37,385 Views / 10 Replies  
Mail.app does not process requests for read/delivery receipts.

Even if there were a plugin that did that, you'd have to convince the unfortunate recipients of your "business efforts" that it's a...
Posted by Moose, on Jan 29, 2007 at 09:06 AM, in Applications
Okay. Let's all turn back to page 32 in your... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
Okay.

Let's all turn back to page 32 in your hymnals and re-read (pertinent part in bold):
In case you missed it in the quote, here it is outside of the quote. In bold.

Windows XP...
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 03:57 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
It's not Windows. It's your software. What... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
It's not Windows. It's your software.

What software are you running that only seems to use the one core?
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 02:21 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Unlikely. As hookem2oo7 said, unless your... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
Unlikely.

As hookem2oo7 said, unless your software is multithreaded, you're not going to see a gigantic leap in performance (but you'll be able to run multiple CPU-hungry applications more...
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 01:18 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Yeah, I didn't notice that you were replying to... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
Yeah, I didn't notice that you were replying to the original question.

Look again at what I quoted:

It was a licensing statement. I clarified the terms of the license.
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 01:10 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Macintouch called from 2002. Ric wants his... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
Macintouch called from 2002. Ric wants his talking points back.

With multiple cores/processors, more than one application can execute at a time; even if the individual applications aren't...
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 09:57 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Except: So. I dunno what the problem is... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
Except:

So. I dunno what the problem is (unless the EFI->BIOS shim's representing each core as a physical processor).
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 09:24 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
From The Horse's Mouth... 11,540 Views / 43 Replies  
From The Horse's Mouth (http://www.microsoft.com/licensing/highlights/multicore.mspx):
Posted by Moose, on Sep 6, 2006 at 08:15 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Sticky: You can't use a Windows CD you got with another... 54,692 Views / 234 Replies  
You can't use a Windows CD you got with another computer with Boot Camp.
Posted by Moose, on Sep 1, 2006 at 03:49 PM, in Alternative OS Reference
We should hope for such luck. 10,217 Views / 123 Replies  
We should hope for such luck.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 28, 2006 at 03:51 PM, in macOS
Yeah. I misread that. Sorry! If Boot Camp... 9,395 Views / 26 Replies  
Yeah. I misread that. Sorry!
If Boot Camp sets Windows up and says "You are the nth partition on the drive," you may run into problems when it becomes the n+1th partition on the drive. I haven't...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 28, 2006 at 11:15 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
1) Why four partitions? If Mac OS X and Windows... 9,395 Views / 26 Replies  
1) Why four partitions? If Mac OS X and Windows XP both can write to the partition, they both can read from it.

2) Boot Camp itself does not support this. While it would certainly be possible to...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 28, 2006 at 10:57 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
I dunno about you, but when I see a URL with an... 9,395 Views / 26 Replies  
I dunno about you, but when I see a URL with an ellipsis inside, I get suspicious. Especially when the surrounding string is "ind...at32format.htm"
Yes. That's why I called it an "example" instead...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 28, 2006 at 10:22 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Actually, it means that somebody pasted the link... 9,395 Views / 26 Replies  
Actually, it means that somebody pasted the link in a thread here (or someplace else), and the person who accessed it copied and pasted it instead of clicking on the link (or right-clicking and...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 28, 2006 at 09:02 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
You should probably read this... 29,109 Views / 28 Replies  
You should probably read this (http://www.microsoft.com/technet/technetmag/issues/2006/07/WindowsConfidential/).

Edit:

Oh.

You already knew.

But yeah. That's part of Microsoft's, "Hey,...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 02:19 PM, in macOS
Might I ask why you'd want something like this? 629 Views / 13 Replies  
Might I ask why you'd want something like this?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 01:14 PM, in Applications
I guess try re-installing, then. 6,921 Views / 11 Replies  
I guess try re-installing, then.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 01:12 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Do you have SP2 installed, though? 6,921 Views / 11 Replies  
Do you have SP2 installed, though?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 11:51 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Maybe his ISP's having some "Infrastructure... 8,014 Views / 22 Replies  
Maybe his ISP's having some "Infrastructure (http://forums.macnn.com/90/mac-os-x/301240/since-ive-gotten-hosed-twice-after/#post3042296) problems...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 11:51 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
1) Did "Windows" itself crash, or did the driver... 6,921 Views / 11 Replies  
1) Did "Windows" itself crash, or did the driver installation just not work?

2) Are you absolutely positive your XP Installation Media installed Service Pack 2? (To find out click the Start...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 11:22 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Quantify, please. What features does HFS+ have... 29,109 Views / 28 Replies  
Quantify, please. What features does HFS+ have that NTFS lacks?

Journaling itself is not a data restoration feature. It just means that if your computer goes down unexpectedly, the filesystem...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 25, 2006 at 12:01 AM, in macOS
It doesn't have to "support" HFS+ partitions. It... 15,809 Views / 16 Replies  
It doesn't have to "support" HFS+ partitions. It just has to avoid touching them.

If, however, it doesn't support GUID Partition Table (as opposed to MBR), well, that's game over.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 24, 2006 at 09:10 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Does PartitionMagic even support GPT yet? I... 15,809 Views / 16 Replies  
Does PartitionMagic even support GPT yet? I don't think it does.

If it did, though, you could probably just shrink the Mac partition with diskutil and then grow the Windows partition with...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 24, 2006 at 10:56 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
If you formatted NTFS, you can read from Mac OS... 1,010 Views / 1 Replies  
If you formatted NTFS, you can read from Mac OS X, but you can't write. And unless you install something like Mac Drive in Windows, you can't see that partition from Windows.

In that case, use a...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 24, 2006 at 09:51 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
You don't want it yet. 1,582 Views / 9 Replies  
You don't want it yet.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 24, 2006 at 08:50 AM, in Developer Center
Odd. I'll see if I can try it out myself... 28,022 Views / 26 Replies  
Odd.

I'll see if I can try it out myself either today or tomorrow.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 24, 2006 at 08:34 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Right-click on the Desktop. Select "Properties."... 28,022 Views / 26 Replies  
Right-click on the Desktop. Select "Properties."

Go to the "Settings" tab.

How many displays do you see?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 23, 2006 at 03:49 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
1) Rinoa (xenon's broad--xenon's Tim Hatcher) is... 737 Views / 8 Replies  
1) Rinoa (xenon's broad--xenon's Tim Hatcher) is pretty much a dumb bitch, as you just saw. Tim's actually helpful and useful.

2) A number of networks tell server operators when users WHOIS them....
Posted by Moose, on Aug 22, 2006 at 08:48 AM, in Applications
Curious. Is it possible to download a large... 873 Views / 21 Replies  
Curious.

Is it possible to download a large file from a host on the network to which he's connecting?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 21, 2006 at 07:53 AM, in Networking
Does he get it when he's wired to the Airport's... 873 Views / 21 Replies  
Does he get it when he's wired to the Airport's internal ethernet interface?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 21, 2006 at 05:47 AM, in Networking
So he'll be actively sending data over the VPN... 873 Views / 21 Replies  
So he'll be actively sending data over the VPN connection and it will just drop? He's absolutely positive he's not hitting an idle timeout?
Posted by Moose, on Aug 20, 2006 at 04:20 PM, in Networking
You are correct. My father, however, was in... 2,959 Views / 170 Replies  
You are correct.

My father, however, was in Naval aviation in the 50s and 60s and my older brother served in, among other campaigns, Desert Storm and Panama (82nd Airborne). I've asked both of...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 19, 2006 at 06:33 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Not everybody in the military is a trogoldyte. ... 2,959 Views / 170 Replies  
Not everybody in the military is a trogoldyte.

But the entrenched ones who think that homosexuals "need protection" because "these boys just don't like 'em" are just enabling and perpetuating the...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 19, 2006 at 05:36 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Properly done polling actually does a better job... 2,959 Views / 170 Replies  
Properly done polling actually does a better job of determining what people think because while both poll response and voting are entirely optional, it's a lot easier (for some) to talk to some dude...
Posted by Moose, on Aug 19, 2006 at 03:51 PM, in Political/War Lounge
It's the same tired rationale that the military... 2,959 Views / 170 Replies  
It's the same tired rationale that the military troglodytes used in the 40s.
Posted by Moose, on Aug 19, 2006 at 03:37 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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