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Jan
28
answered How do I stop my Excel spreadsheets from opening when starting my IMac and also the first time I open Excel?
Jan
27
comment Time Machine initial backup way too large
My Mac (running 10.8... I don't see what version you are running?) shows a figure for "Estimated size of full backup" when I press the Options button in System Preferences > Time Machine. What is your figure there?
Dec
24
comment Can I still use the older Airport Utility 5.5.3 if I install the 6.0 version of Airport Utility?
@bmike I am still running 10.8.5 and AirPort Utility 5.6 works for me. md5 /System/Library/PrivateFrameworks/Apple80211.framework/Versions/A/Apple80211 prints f561c26a7121098e463b9196c401ed9e.
Dec
8
comment Why can't Time Machine see shared drive?
Have you seen pondini.org/TM/B1.html and pondini.org/TM/22.html? I don't see anything specific there that you seem to have missed, but I think poudini.org is a great resource for Time Machine troubleshooting and it's worth checking through the steps there.
Dec
4
awarded  Revival
Dec
2
reviewed Reviewed How to Install Windows 8.1 on Haswell Mac?
Dec
2
reviewed No Action Needed How can I tell if I need to upgrade/replace Macbook 07 Airport card?
Dec
2
reviewed No Action Needed How can I split a movie into sections?
Nov
26
comment Airport Extreme 802.11ac Can't See USB HDD
But the OP describes the hub hardware as "Belkin 4-port, powered USB hub"?
Nov
25
comment Where are my finder windows after a reboot
I'm sorry to hear that. I'm out of ideas, I'm afraid...
Nov
25
comment Airport Extreme 802.11ac Can't See USB HDD
I had a similar issue, which I described in this answer. Unfortunately, in my situation (different to yours: my AirPort is much older), I found that the drive enclosure itself was the cause of the incompatibility.
Nov
22
answered Where are my finder windows after a reboot
Nov
22
answered Storing photos from iPhone remotely and then deleting them off of device
Oct
24
answered What does “'Copy Job' would like to control this computer using accessibility features” mean?
Oct
24
awarded  Organizer
Oct
24
revised How to run OS X from DVD or USB stick?
Added mavericks tag
Oct
24
revised How to resume a Mavericks download on OS X 10.6?
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Oct
24
revised Performance of Numbers 3.0 for large calculation sheet
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Oct
24
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Oct
24
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