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Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-18-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By Rod Sprague
Bob I'm not sure which version of MacGourmet you...

Bob I'm not sure which version of MacGourmet you are using but according to the developers own website if you were using MacGourmet3 they are in a file named MacGourmet3Database.mgdatabase, and it’s...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-18-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 645
Posted By Rod Sprague
I would suspect you are being scammed. What sort...

I would suspect you are being scammed. What sort of site were you browsing?
Assuming you can restart Safari I would suggest going to Safari Preferences > Privacy > Remove all Website Data. Just in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-17-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 292
Posted By Rod Sprague
kurite if you are running Mavericks go to About...

kurite if you are running Mavericks go to About this Mac under the Apple menu, click on More Info and select the Memory tab on the top of the next next window. On the following window at the bottom...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 538
Posted By Rod Sprague
Great suggestion pm-r I wish we had one in...

Great suggestion pm-r I wish we had one in Indonesia where I am.;)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-16-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 385
Posted By Rod Sprague
If you use a bluetooth speaker as I do it plays...

If you use a bluetooth speaker as I do it plays all audio output from your computer whether from a browser live streaming or any AV player in use, it is not confined to iTunes output only. My...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 538
Posted By Rod Sprague
1337y I think it's fair to say the general rule...

1337y I think it's fair to say the general rule still holds good. Buy the biggest, fastest most flexible machine you can afford or you will regret it eventually. There is no such thing as too much...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-16-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By Rod Sprague
Oh, that's interesting, I suppose I just assumed...

Oh, that's interesting, I suppose I just assumed it was a universal problem. If no one else is experiencing this issue then it must be just my edition.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By Rod Sprague
Well, here we are on Yosemite my reported issue...

Well, here we are on Yosemite my reported issue not yet addressed.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By Rod Sprague
Well there you go. I found a fault in Mail where...

Well there you go. I found a fault in Mail where the year is not completely displayed in the preview column. Only the first two digits no matter if you resize. Must check to see if that has been...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Rod Sprague
2gb of RAM is a bit low but it depends what you...

2gb of RAM is a bit low but it depends what you want to run but Mavericks should run OK. On the other hand 6gb is a bit of an overkill. You might consider replacing your HD to say Samsung 830 256GB...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By Rod Sprague
Harry, isn't that why we have a Report Box. This...

Harry, isn't that why we have a Report Box. This is a Beta after all and as I understand it the whole idea is to find bugs, (as you obviously have) report them to Apple and await an update with a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By Rod Sprague
JayElDee there is an easy way and a harder way to...

JayElDee there is an easy way and a harder way to tackle this. Firstly why did you perform a restore? If you had a major problem with your Mac HD you might want to use Disc Utility to Verify your...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-15-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 754
Posted By Rod Sprague
Aha! Mystery solved. More screenshots

Aha! Mystery solved. More screenshots
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-14-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 754
Posted By Rod Sprague
Well, I'm confused but luckily earley worked out...

Well, I'm confused but luckily earley worked out how to do it, all credit for persistance.
Now I'd just like to satisfy my innate curiosity. PowerPC Mac + OS 10.9 + Outlook Express??? :Confused:
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-14-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,662
Posted By Rod Sprague
I have to say I am enjoying the opportunity to...

I have to say I am enjoying the opportunity to try out a beta OS. So far I have only found a few issues to report but my recollections of regression testing in the 80's are that there are almost as...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-14-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK I now have the phone. It will not startup. It...

OK I now have the phone. It will not startup. It is seemingly completely non responsive. Plugged into my laptop I cannot get anything on the screen. No apple icon, basically Dead.
I have never...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-13-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By Rod Sprague
iPhone 4 battery died in 4 days.

A friend of mine in Bali (Indonesia) was give an iPhone 4 by her son on a recent visit. He had not prepared it for resale so she asked if I could help set it up.
I obtained his Apple ID and erased...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Rod Sprague
I know this has nothing to do with this post but...

I know this has nothing to do with this post but on the subject of relics does anybody have a 20th Anniversary Mac? This was without a doubt the strangest mac ever made. And at the time retailed...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By Rod Sprague
Wow you still have a floppy drive. I had one of...

Wow you still have a floppy drive. I had one of those for my old G3 iMac. Is it the Apple USB powered one that looks like it's coated in grey stripey plastic? And I hesitate to ask but what do you...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 754
Posted By Rod Sprague
Dear earley, to my great surprise I discovered...

Dear earley, to my great surprise I discovered that Outlook Express 5.0.6 is still available for Mac OS 8 to 9 but only for Power PC Macs. Is that what your wife is running or are we talking about a...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-12-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Rod Sprague
Well since he has tried different projectors with...

Well since he has tried different projectors with same result and he says different adapters that aligns with what I told him. Either the cable connection to the MBP or the port itself.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-12-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By Rod Sprague
Color issue with MBP to Projector.

I have a friend who rang me last night regarding a color issue using a 2012 MBP with a projector.
He has tried a couple of different projectors and different connector and cables but in every case...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-11-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,419
Posted By Rod Sprague
Actually the instructions are quite interesting,...

Actually the instructions are quite interesting, I might give it a try myself.:D
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-10-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,419
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sometimes I get the feeling that we give people a...

Sometimes I get the feeling that we give people a little bit too much information. With the best of intentions we attempt to make our answers comprehensive but inadvertently make the issue sound so...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 08-10-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,419
Posted By Rod Sprague
Compared to the cost of data retrieval should...

Compared to the cost of data retrieval should your Mac HD crash the cost of an external USB HD for example is very cheap. 1 Tb should set you back about $150 - $200 max. You can simply use the Mac...
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