Microsoft – Office On Mac OS/X – Install Error – “no software found to install”

Background One of our end users has a Mac and upon trying to access the Excel file we sent him, he is unable to as he does not have Microsoft Office installed.   Operating Environment His laptop is an Apple MacBook Air.  And, he is running OS X El Capitan.   Error When he tries … Continue reading Microsoft – Office On Mac OS/X – Install Error – “no software found to install”

Burning Apple Mac OSX DMG files in MS Windows

Introduction A couple of weeks ago, one of my dearest friends Apple's laptop crashed on her.  We tried bringing it back up, but in the middle of trying an OS re-install found out that we had misplaced the CD\DVDs that came with the computer. To make matters more punishing we had problems getting online and … Continue reading Burning Apple Mac OSX DMG files in MS Windows

Technical: Mac OSX / Java Applet Support in Mozilla Firefox

Technical: Mac OSX / Java Applet Support in Mozilla Firefox Here I am trying to upload files to one of our vendors, but the upload icon is not appearing in Mozilla Firefox. I looked all over, but no plugin. I am thinking you 're killing me.  And, yes where did I look? Well in Add-On Manager; … Continue reading Technical: Mac OSX / Java Applet Support in Mozilla Firefox

Mac OS/X – Reading Microsoft Windows Event Log file (*.evtx) files

Prelude As always, it is one inter-operability problem or another. I need to send Windows Event Viewer Log files (*.evtx) to a colleague whose primary work computer is a Mac OSX. Options So what to do, tried using the App Store. But, got no help. Next goggled for help. Found a gem in: Cross-platform Windows … Continue reading Mac OS/X – Reading Microsoft Windows Event Log file (*.evtx) files