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Search: Posts Made By: fixerman
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-19-2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
:Cool::Cool: The long delay in delivering...

:Cool::Cool:


The long delay in delivering my new 27" iMac has at last got an explanation. I learned today that my original order has been cancelled and substituted by a new 27" retina display...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
Thanks for your patience and advice. Sorry if I...

Thanks for your patience and advice. Sorry if I appeared to be "Ranting". I have been on to Apple. I was transferred to the Agreement Admin Department. They have cancelled the Applecare and have...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
This is very confusing. I'm getting conflicting...

This is very confusing. I'm getting conflicting advice here. I'm simply making the point that when I ordered the Mac, as part of the same order, I added in the Applecare assuming that the applicable...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By fixerman
Memory question

I have ordered my new iMac with the standard ram of 8gb. I intend to increase the ram to 16gb. Can I simply add two extra 4gb strips to the vacant slots or do I have to replace the existing ram?
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
Its because I opted for the 3tb fusion drive. The...

Its because I opted for the 3tb fusion drive. The do not keep stock of that configuration.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 12:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
Thanks Harry! You make me feel like a young...

Thanks Harry! You make me feel like a young fella!.:Cool:
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
So, I now have AppleCare for a computer that I do...

So, I now have AppleCare for a computer that I do not have and may not have for several weeks. It means that I paid for three years but in fact the cover only applies for three years minus the time...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-28-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 985
Posted By fixerman
I was under the impression that buying goods in...

I was under the impression that buying goods in any EU country and taking them to another EU country was allowed under EU rules. As long as you pay the relevant taxes in the country where you make...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-28-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 729
Posted By fixerman
iMac Applecare

I have ordered a new 27" iMac which is to be delivered in two to three weeks time. Today I received a little booklet in a padded envelope which has details about Applecare. I also received an email...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By fixerman
Photo upgrade has messed up my pictures.

The latest OSX Photo upgrade from iPhoto has really made a mess of my pictures. It has really messed up my 5000 pictures by labelling 90 percent of them as “Cyprus” and showing them as being taken in...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 04-11-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,454
Posted By fixerman
I feel that I should respond and close off on...

I feel that I should respond and close off on this thread.

Let me state my position. I am not an Apple "Fanboy" who adores everything that emulates from Cupertino but I am a just a regular fan who...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 04-03-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,454
Posted By fixerman
iPad Air 2 sad story.

As my 70th birthday is fast approaching I decided to treat myself to a new iPad Air 2, pass on my iPad Air1 to my wife and to then offer her old iPad3 on eBay. I duly purchased a 128gb gold iPad Air...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-15-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,104
Posted By fixerman
Thanks! :) I'll give that a try overnight.

Thanks! :) I'll give that a try overnight.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-15-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,104
Posted By fixerman
Thanks for your prompt response. I can enter time...

Thanks for your prompt response. I can enter time machine in the normal manner but I cannot go back in time. There are no backups showing. The only finder tab is the current time and date.:| If I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-15-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,104
Posted By fixerman
No Time Machine in Yosemite

I have just discovered when I tried to restore a file that my Time Machine is not showing any backups. It was working fine until I upgraded to Yosemite. I have a 2012 iMac. Any advice most welcome.
Forum: Movies and Video 05-15-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,654
Posted By fixerman
iMovie audio problem.

I recently tried to use iMovie on my MAC to edit some video taken with an Android "Yeah I know" phone. I managed to import the video but when I play it the audio is totally distorted. I edited it in...
Forum: Apple TV 04-12-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,353
Posted By fixerman
Thanks! Looks like I slipped up by upgrading the...

Thanks! Looks like I slipped up by upgrading the software to version 5.0!:Oops:
Forum: Apple TV 04-12-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,353
Posted By fixerman
Smile Apple TV 2 in demand in UK

I recently upgraded to the new Apple TV3 by replacing my two Apple TV2 units. Before I replaced the TV2s I upgraded their software to version 5.

I have placed my Apple TV2s on eBay where other...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-15-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,058
Posted By fixerman
Thank you! All OK now!:)

Thank you! All OK now!:)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-15-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,058
Posted By fixerman
Help! Networking MAC & Windows 7

I have a Macbook Air and a Windows 7 laptop on the same wireless home network. From the MAC I can see and access all the folders and files on the PC. However the MAC does not appear on the PC. I have...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,676
Posted By fixerman
Mail preventing shutdown.

Ever since upgrading to Lion on my iMac I have to force quit Mail every time before the iMac shuts down. Otherwise the shutdown just stalls.:(

Any advice most welcome!:)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-06-2011, 07:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,665
Posted By fixerman
Help

Anybody please help! I have the same problem and it is driving me mad. I have searched and searched and cannot find a solution:'(
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-20-2011, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By fixerman
Thank for your response. I finally got it to...

Thank for your response. I finally got it to upgrade to iOS 5 and all is now well.

Thanks again!:)
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-20-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By fixerman
iPad 2 going round in circles.

When I select to upgrade my iPad2 to iOS 5 it backs up and then restores to factory condition and then restores everything back to where it started with the old iOS still installed and no mention...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,722
Posted By fixerman
Thanks Bob!:) At least I'm not the only one...

Thanks Bob!:)

At least I'm not the only one to experience this issue!
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