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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 02:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 134
Posted By Rod Sprague
Windows on a Mac, it's just wrong, WRONG, I say! ...

Windows on a Mac, it's just wrong, WRONG, I say! Seriously if we really must have Windows why not buy a cheap Windows PC or laptop. By the time you subtract the cost of buying an install disk here...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Today, 02:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 82
Posted By Rod Sprague
Not sure what you mean by touchpad without fancy...

Not sure what you mean by touchpad without fancy gestures. The touch pad (track pad) does not have gestures built in, they are part of the operating system and can be changed or switched off in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 02:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 298
Posted By Rod Sprague
What did you download from the App Store? I...

What did you download from the App Store?
I can't imagine an update would effect a 3rd party web browser.
Try emptying the browser cache and cookies. Then go to 365 home page and start again.

...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks for that tip, I remember using it in...

Thanks for that tip, I remember using it in iPhoto, a long time ago, didn't know it carried over to Photos though. You are right about simple, repair or cancel, thats about as simple as it gets.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By Rod Sprague
Hi again stantom1, I chas-m has covered the issue...

Hi again stantom1, I chas-m has covered the issue perfectly. I must admit that I was trying to keep costs to a minimum and work with what you had. However keeping thepictures on the main hard drive...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By Rod Sprague
Partitions are a good idea. I have a similar...

Partitions are a good idea. I have a similar portable EHD with TM on one partition and CCC on the other.


Sent from my iPhone using Mac Forums.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 08:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By Rod Sprague
Personal I prefer to have local backups of...

Personal I prefer to have local backups of everything so another external HD would be a good idea.
Uploads (I don't know about your internet plan) are frequently very slow, sometimes 1/10 of...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 212
Posted By Rod Sprague
It is indeed a stylised illustration from the...

It is indeed a stylised illustration from the book of poems by Edgar Allen Poe, "The Raven"

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 05:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By Rod Sprague
That's pretty much what I have done too. Set...

That's pretty much what I have done too. Set energy saver to 3hrs for both battery and AC adaptor for Disks and 1hr for display.
I have security settings set to require password on startup and wake....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 05:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 362
Posted By Rod Sprague
It's the reason most people don't read EULA's...

It's the reason most people don't read EULA's (End User Licensing Agreements)
Because we all know what they will say. Basically, by using this product you waive any rights to privacy and we will use...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By Rod Sprague
Exactly how many photos is she attempting to...

Exactly how many photos is she attempting to upload? Is she using a web uploader app like Uploadr? Does she have the right Flickr web address? Its not the same as the mobile version.

In any case...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-30-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By Rod Sprague
Steve it's a little counterintuitive but first...

Steve it's a little counterintuitive but first you have to connect the camera>SD card whatever, before you get the option to prevent it from happening.
See this article; How to Stop Photos Opening...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 07-30-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 210
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks, it does seem to be an issue, it took me a...

Thanks, it does seem to be an issue, it took me a little while to find it myself way back.
Points to you for such a rapid reply;D
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 07-30-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 210
Posted By Rod Sprague
Can YOU see the Thumbs Up?

Just recently and quite a few times over the last 3 months people who have been helped by these forums have mentioned difficulty finding the Thumbs Up button.
Isn't it about time the web page...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-30-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 221
Posted By Rod Sprague
Lisa I suppose that means you have an iPhone 6 as...

Lisa I suppose that means you have an iPhone 6 as well. Ah well, I'm always a little behind the times but I'm glad it helped you.:D
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-30-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 221
Posted By Rod Sprague
That's a naughty word here. But yes, I did think...

That's a naughty word here. But yes, I did think of Cydia and it can be done with Jailbreak (oops, I said it again) I checked, but it's a pain with all of the regular iOS upgrades. Have to keep...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-30-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 265
Posted By Rod Sprague
Is this when plugged into AC adaptor or on...

Is this when plugged into AC adaptor or on battery?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-30-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 298
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK, so go to System Preferences under the Apple...

OK, so go to System Preferences under the Apple Menu and select App Store, you will see a window like mine below. You can untick "Automatically Check for Updates" which will also disable "Install...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-29-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 212
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks, I've been meaning to do this for a while,...

Thanks, I've been meaning to do this for a while, just needed an extra push.;)
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-29-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 221
Posted By Rod Sprague
Drat! Guess I'm stuck with that then. At least...

Drat! Guess I'm stuck with that then. At least until the next iPhone model upgrade.:(
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-29-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 362
Posted By Rod Sprague
My quote was simply meant to demonstrate that you...

My quote was simply meant to demonstrate that you cannot be on the web (and that includes email) without your presence being visible. So why deny yourself the few advantages gained by storing a few...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-29-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 212
Posted By Rod Sprague
Regardless you've convinced me, I have upgraded.:)

Regardless you've convinced me, I have upgraded.:)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-29-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Rod Sprague
I have to say i love this forum and the iPhone...

I have to say i love this forum and the iPhone app provides me with many hours of enjoyment while away from my laptop. I would not want to be without it just for the sake of an iOS upgrade that I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-29-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Rod Sprague
Oh, well I won't be updating to iOS 9 until it...

Oh, well I won't be updating to iOS 9 until it does.


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Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-29-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 298
Posted By Rod Sprague
Just to humor me, go to the Apple menu (top left)...

Just to humor me, go to the Apple menu (top left) and next to App Store item does it have a number? If so click on the App Store item and when the App Store page opens, click Updates. What is...
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