Archive for the ‘Mac OSX’ Category

Software Currently Unavailable Problem When Installing Printer on OS X

Mac OS X Printer Installation Problem

I recently had to install an old printer on a Macbook. I didn’t have the discs so downloaded the software from the Epson website and installed the drivers. However, I […]

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Slow Loading Finder Windows on OS X Mavericks – Speeding it up!

Mac OS X Printer Installation Problem

Problems with slow loading Finder windows on Mavericks? If you are using Mac OS X Mavericks and have found the Finder painfully slow to load, you are not alone! Plenty of comments […]

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Abbreviation Shortcuts in OS X – iOS Style!

Mac OS X Printer Installation Problem

If you use an iPhone or iPad with iOS 5 or later installed, you may have used and developed quite a liking for the abbreviations you can use to save […]

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Bluetooth Support Stops on iMac

OSX problems

Today, for no reason, Bluetooth support stopped on my 27″ iMac, disconnecting my Magic Trackpad and taking out the icon in the System Preferences…

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Easy Way To View Your Library Folder On Lion OSX 10.7

It seems that with the new version of OS X Lion 10.7, the Library folder has been hidden from people wishing to tinker with settings… Getting access to it is […]

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Launchpad in OS X 10.7 Lion

It’s still early days for me using Lion, Day 2 to be precise, so I may yet change my mind on this… I’m not really taking to one of the […]

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OSX Snow Leopard 2D Dock

OS X Snow Leopard

One of the things I was not keen on with the 10.5 Leopard release of OSX is the new-look 3D dock. This was carried through to Snow Leopard, so customisation […]

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Quick Search With Safari & OSX

Here’s a very handy tip that I’ve just come across in an old copy of MacFormat: If you have a block of text in an email, a text document or […]

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VMware Fusion Tools Update Problem

I use VMware Fusion on my Mac to run Windows XP. It has Tools that need to be installed to load your disks and drives etc and great though Fusion […]

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OS X 10.6.5 and Wifi Issues

Having just updated to the latest version of OS X, like many other people, I lost my wi-fi connection. Following advice posted on the Apple forum here I managed to […]

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