PDF Manual

Stephen Barncard stephenREVOLUTION at barncard.com
Wed Jun 27 10:36:28 EDT 2007


The file lost it's association with its application.
Open file info for the file and look for the "Open with" popup.

Your method of upgrading was probably to blame. In OSX you can't just 
finder-copy all the files back into a volume and expect them to all 
work. You need to use a utility like carbon copy cloner 
http://www.bombich.com/software/ccc.html  (free) or 
FoldersSynchronizer (paid) from root.

The MacOS installer could have done all of this for you -- move the 
files, set all your settings, and create a clean system.

MacOS X cannot be treated like Mac OS9 when it comes to moving files 
around. Permissions have to be just right. (it's UNIX, ok?)

The disk utility in Utilites can fix the permissions.

This is really beyond the scope of this list and all this info is 
online elsewhere.





>I was going to try some of the ideas about text
>justification and went to look in the manuel to
>see how to resize images to fit & now my PDF
>viewer shows something called the colorsync
>utility.
>
>I can hardly read my pdf files and it comes up
>no matter what pdf I open.
>
>I am not blaming this on Rev but I don't know
>how to fix it.  I recently updated from OS X 3.9
>to OS X 4.  It worked for awhile & then started
>crashing.  I finally made a backup of my drive,
>erased everything and did a new install.
>
>Then I had to copy a lot of my files back to the
>new drive.  I probably screwed something up
>but I don't know what.
>
>Anyone know how to get rid of the ColorSync
>Utility when I open up a PDF file.  I can't read
>the manuel this way.
>
>thanks,
>-=>JB<=-

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