Tech Tips: November OMUG Meeting

Slow computer: Since I downloaded Mountain Lion my computer takes a lot of time to load.

It will be slow until Spotlight has finished indexing the disk. Make sure that spotlight is not indexing any external backup disks.

Email problem: When I open an attachment the email disappears. So when I close the attachment I have to reopen my email!

I don’t know why this is happening. I don’t have this problem so there must be some setting that needs changing in Mail.

Missing back arrow: If I look for something on google I do not find the go back arrow anymore

That is because you have your toolbar hidden. Put your cursor in the toolbar area, right-click, then un-click “hide toolbar.”

How do I download a video from YouTube?

Try this site:, or If this doesn’t work, then google “how do I download a video from youtube.”

How do I burn iMovie to DVD without iDVD?

Where is the Refresh button on the Safari toolbar?

Mail Tips