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    Is this an Outside connection or My MacBook Pro

    HI, I have been getting something trying to connect through Little Snitch. I am not sure what or who it maybe. Here is the connection: 2601:7:6bc0:2a:484c:cf96:6f88:65bd
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    Need my Password for Everything

    Hi, Every time I put something in the trash the system wants me to type in my password and then immediately empties the trash without me telling it too. Also if I move files to different folders the system ask for my password. Any ideas on how to fix this? Model Name: MacBook Pro Model...
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    Bizarre Addition and Subtraction to HD space

    Hi all, I am having the HD free space that is displayed at the bottom of each open window either show exactly 30 gig of free HD space added or subtracted i.e. at one start-up it will show 430.17 GB available then a couple start-ups later it will show 403.17 GB available. I have ran...
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    I found desktop4shared.log in my applications folder today. Anyone know what this may be? Has my computer security been breached? TIA. Edit: This was inside the .log file: 11:00:47 [AWT-EventQueue-0] INFO Initialize: - UI Initialized in 2131
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    How to make an pdf document read only

    Hi all, I want to make a pdf document I created with Microsoft Word a reading only pdf. I don;t want other to be able to edit, copy or print the test. Any ideas on what to use or how to do it? TIA
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    Internet connection problems

    Every time I shut off my MacBook I have to do the following to get connected to the internet: 1) Delete preferred network (My home network). 2) Delete AirPort Keychain entries. 3) Add Preferred Network via system preferences. Anyone have any ideas what may be causing this problem and/or...
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    Capturing Video from Skype and MeBeam

    Hi All, I wanted to get some ideas on how to capture Skype audio calls and the Video from Since Skype does not allow video conferencing (more than to video calls) I had to resort to to show the video during the Skype calls. What I want to do is capture both the video...
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    Trash Problem 10.6.2

    Now when I drag things to the trash a message comes up telling me if I want to delete the file(s), they will be permentantly delete. I don't no what happened but I used to be able to drag the file into the trash and empty the trash whenever I wanted. Anyone no how to fix this? TIA
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    Snow Leopard Chews Up Wireless Broadband Cards

    Snow Leopard Chews Up Wireless Broadband Cards Richard Martin 11/13/2009 If you’re a Mac user and you’ve bought a new machine lately, or you’ve upgraded your operating system, you’re using the OS X “Snow Leopard” platform from Apple (AAPL). And if you’re in Britain and use a mobile...
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    Mac OS X 10.6.2 Needs AirPort Client Update 2009-002 Software Update

    Mac OS X 10.6.2 Needs AirPort Client Update 2009-002 Software Update By Filip Truta, Apple News Editor 9th of December 2009, 09:28 GMT Alongside the three new firmware updates posted yesterday for Macs experiencing SuperDrive issues, Apple has issued an AirPort Client Update, the second...
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    Cisco VPN Client alternative?

    I up graded to Snow and now have problems with cisco client connection (never connects). I have tried Shimo but I get errors when trying to connect. Any ideas or alternatives for a VPN connect to my University? TIA
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    2 year old MacBook and DVD 9's

    I have a 2 year old MacBook and want to burn a DVD that is 8000 Mb in size. I extracted the files from the DVD and compressed them down to 4400 Mb but the quality is no that good and the picture is squeezed and elongated. Can my 2 year old MacBook burn a DVD 9? If yes, how. Secondly, can I...
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    Apple Posts Mac OS X 10.6-Incompatible Software

    Apple Posts Mac OS X 10.6-Incompatible Software Support documentation By Filip Truta, Apple News Editor 29th of August 2009, 11:00 GMT Apple has revealed that Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard is designed to protect your Mac from certain incompatible pieces of software that can quit...
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    Parallels “Switch to Mac” edition bundles app transfer cable

    Parallels “Switch to Mac” edition bundles app transfer cable Posted By Chris Davies On August 25, 2009 @ 4:19 am Parallels have released a new virtualization package intended to make first-time transitions to Mac from Windows all the more straightforward. The Parallels Desktop...
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    Quake Live goes multi-platform

    Quake Live goes multi-platform by Cyril Kowaliski — 9:39 AM on August 20, 2009 While Quake Live may not be much of a moneymaker right now according to John Carmack, id Software still seems determined to draw in new users. In the latest wave of updates, the company has added long-awaited...
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    10 essential tasks to keep Leopard purring

    10 essential tasks to keep Leopard purring Keep Mac OS X Leopard in tip-top condition with these maintenance steps Ryan Faas October 14, 2008 (Computerworld) One of the big selling points for Mac OS X Leopard is that it is a stable operating system that is not prone to crashes...
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    Good App to Password protect folders?

    Anyone know of a good app that password protects folders? TIA
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    Anyone out here using successfully? I have not been able to access the site for over 3 weeks. I keep getting an error message when trying to access the webmail : "ERROR: Connection dropped by IMAP server. Query: CAPABILITY" Nor am I able to get a hold of support (email...
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    Hi, Anyone using , which is located in the UK? I haven't been able to logon to the web email page. I get: ERROR: ERROR: Connection dropped by IMAP server. Query: CAPABILITY Anyone know what problems they are having or have they hung it up?
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    Built in camera for MacBook keeps coming on

    Anyone know why the built in camera for the MacBook would randomly come on and stay on, even with a restart? I haven't added any new software.