My beautiful green video

My Mac has really been wrung through the wringer lately, and the story I’m about to tell is fairly anticlimactic given the preceding sequence of events. Nevertheless, let me summarize. The story up until now: A number of weeks ago, maybe four, maybe more, my iMac suddenly began powering itself off. Lots of troubleshooting was Read More …

Finder begone

I learned something interesting today, while fighting with my Mac over an (initially) unrelated issue. Clicking on the Finder icon in the dock suddenly stopped opening a Finder window. Similarly, clicking on the Trash icon in the dock also had no effect. Basically, I couldn’t open any Finder windows if none were already open without Read More …