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Topic # 97588 17-Feb-2012 08:34 Send private message

Hi folks,

I only started noticing this after I upgraded to OSX Lion. When I bring up the Open/Save File Dialog in any app it is very slow to bring up the list of files/directories. I don't have any problems browsing in Finder, only in those dialog windows. I googled around and can't find any mention of it... unless I'm using the wrong search terms...

Has anyone else noticed this?

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D.




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  Reply # 582668 17-Feb-2012 08:36 Send private message

It happens to me when my Time Machine external hard disk is sleeping. It spins up first, then the dialog appears.




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  Reply # 582671 17-Feb-2012 08:42 Send private message

magu: It happens to me when my Time Machine external hard disk is sleeping. It spins up first, then the dialog appears.


This is not the case for me - I'm on my MBP and pretty sure the HDD was already doing stuff when I brought up a dialog window. 




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