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Forum: Security Awareness 05-22-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By nickyr
thanks both open DNS works for me so I'll...

thanks both

open DNS works for me so I'll stick with just that then.
Forum: Security Awareness 05-21-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By nickyr
I'm liking the sound of K9. However I use...

I'm liking the sound of K9.

However I use open DNS to block access to unwanted sites (porn, gambling, etc.) across my whole network.

Would installing K9 on all my macs help further or just...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-17-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,551
Posted By nickyr
well there is a pin prick of light at the end of...

well there is a pin prick of light at the end of the tunnel.

today I stared some chemo treatment to allow for injections to stimulate stem cell growth. these will then be harvested in a couple of...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-17-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By nickyr
well my trusty friend is back in hospital with...

well my trusty friend is back in hospital with me! only in for 3 days for some chemo before my stem cell work starts :-)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-10-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By nickyr
my thoughts are with you TM. lost my mum...

my thoughts are with you TM.

lost my mum just over year ago - it's the firsts of everything (Christmas, birthdays, etc.) that are the hardest.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-27-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By nickyr
Have you thought about importing the track...

Have you thought about importing the track through the finder menu and not iTunes.

Open up your thumb drive in Finder.

Then from the finder menu go to file and open new finder window. in this...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-11-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 722
Posted By nickyr
don't dismiss the 27" iMac yes it's bigger...

don't dismiss the 27" iMac

yes it's bigger but not hugely so, and you gain the ability to upgrade the RAM easily yourself
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-07-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By nickyr
apps to do what exactly?

apps to do what exactly?
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-02-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By nickyr
Mid 2010 white MacBook

Can I just take a moment to extol the virtues of my 2010 MacBook.

It's been a lifesaver while I have been in hospital, running faultlessly with the hospital wi-fi and generally just being a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-23-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Posted By nickyr
welcome

welcome
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-23-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 737
Posted By nickyr
mine only gets shut down when leaving it for a...

mine only gets shut down when leaving it for a long time (holidays) or when it needs a restart to implement a software update
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-22-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,687
Posted By nickyr
I find myself in a similar position. I'm hoping...

I find myself in a similar position. I'm hoping to retire when I'm recovered leaving plenty of time for photography.

I'va already designed my man cave / studio and have decided on one of the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-17-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,551
Posted By nickyr
thank you once again everyone it seems I...

thank you once again everyone

it seems I keep hitting brick walls all the time at the moment so I've a theory that my stem cell transplant will go hitch free (fingers crossed!)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-17-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By nickyr
strange mine is set up the same but if I...

strange

mine is set up the same but if I close safari by clicking on the red dot, put my mac to sleep, return later to wake it I just get the desktop picture and have to actually click on safari...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-16-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,551
Posted By nickyr
Just as an update - things haven't gone too well...

Just as an update - things haven't gone too well lately.

I was rushed to A&E just over 2 weeks ago with a suspected heart attack. Thankfully this was not the case but they found a large blood...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-16-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By nickyr
in the safari menu in the menu bar, select...

in the safari menu in the menu bar, select preferences then:

general tab
set safari to open with a new window
set new windows to open to whatever you want other than same page
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-23-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 559
Posted By nickyr
I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll...

I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll keep doing it.

i use TM permanently connected to my iMac, then external drives for:

1. a bootable clone (I use SuperDuper)
2. my .NEF (RAW...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 03:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By nickyr
download and run Adware Medic AdwareMedic...

download and run Adware Medic

AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php)

then click on safari - safari extensions - adblock plus - instal adblock plus
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By nickyr
worked it out now - sorry!

worked it out now - sorry!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By nickyr
Just tried to do this. Signed into my apple...

Just tried to do this.

Signed into my apple ID used to purchase the film, but on my iMac it's saying that all purchases have been downloaded. I can see the movie in my purchase history. An album...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By nickyr
thanks I knew there was a simple way to do...

thanks

I knew there was a simple way to do it but my addled brain couldn't work it out!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By nickyr
Transfer itunes purchase from MBA to iMac

Last night I purchased and downloaded a film using my MBA.

I'd like to have this new film along with all my others on my iMac. How do I go about transfering my purchased film between these 2...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-11-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 321
Posted By nickyr
from the keychain menu, choose keychain access...

from the keychain menu, choose keychain access and then keychain first aid

enter your keychain password (probably your user password)

then click on verify, followed by repair
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-10-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 596
Posted By nickyr
Welcome to the forum. I have just bought a...

Welcome to the forum.

I have just bought a MBA and at the moment it is naked - I intend to leave it this way.

I do however have a case on my white MacBook made by Topideal which fits well and...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-06-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By nickyr
sorted - many thanks :-)

sorted - many thanks :-)
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