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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 09-28-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By bobtomay
One way - click the search icon at the top of the...

One way - click the search icon at the top of the screen - type in Grandkids - no scrolling required
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By bobtomay
Try: SMC reset...

Try:

SMC reset (http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3964?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US)

and check - then try

PRAM reset (http://support.apple.com/kb/PH14222?viewlocale=en_US)
Yes, it's the same...
Forum: News and Community Announcements 09-28-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 622
Posted By bobtomay
You put a 6-8mm thick plastic or aluminum phone...

You put a 6-8mm thick plastic or aluminum phone in your back pocket and then sit on it for a few hours and it bends - shocking news.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-28-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By bobtomay
If you have mirrored mode turned on, it is going...

If you have mirrored mode turned on, it is going to be stretched no matter what connection you use.

DVI is not capable of 2560 x 1080. You would need "dual link DVI" (a $100 adapter) to obtain...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-13-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By bobtomay
Just to reiterate for anyone else having a...

Just to reiterate for anyone else having a problem finding the download:

Follow the directions provided in Post # 2 above - exactly.
There is no instruction there about going to the "appropriate...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By bobtomay
No...

No...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-12-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By bobtomay
??? enable HDMI ??? Want to connect your Mac...

??? enable HDMI ???

Want to connect your Mac to a TV via HDMI see below:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/other-hardware-peripherals/301324-adapter-cables-connecting-mac-tv-via-hdmi.html
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-12-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By bobtomay
It's not just you - Took me awhile to figure out...

It's not just you - Took me awhile to figure out how to download it also...

Open iTunes
Go to the 'iTunes Store'
Inside the iTunes Store, at the right hand side under "Quick Links", click on...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-11-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By bobtomay
There are no "guarantees" and there is no way for...

There are no "guarantees" and there is no way for you, nor anyone else, to "know for sure" whether a newer version will run better on "your" system until you install it on "your" system.

No one...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-06-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By bobtomay
On top of doing a speed test, you need to do the...

On top of doing a speed test, you need to do the packet loss test, i.e. the PingTest at speedtest.net. You will need to enable java to run that test in order to get results for the packet loss...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-27-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 945
Posted By bobtomay
Restore the empty space back to the OS X...

Restore the empty space back to the OS X partition.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-27-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,410
Posted By bobtomay
Here is the way to get off these pages - it is a...

Here is the way to get off these pages - it is a pitb because Safari automatically tries to load the last tabs that were open when you quit it by doing a Force Quit or by powering down the machine.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-23-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By bobtomay
Uhm, tried emptying the trash? Will also...

Uhm, tried emptying the trash?

Will also recommend you not go into TM and delete individual backups. TM does that automatically all by it's lonesome. Don't need the old backups - turn TM off,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-20-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By bobtomay
There has been no RAW update for support of the...

There has been no RAW update for support of the d810 as of yet for iPhoto or Aperture.

Maybe try Lightroom or whatever software Nikon has for the camera.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 08-19-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 679
Posted By bobtomay
To start with you need the netscape webkit plugin...

To start with you need the netscape webkit plugin installed.
Secondly you're going to need the password to log in.

You'll get prompted to install the plugin by going to http://75.144.100.146...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By bobtomay
http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/other-hardware-pe...

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/other-hardware-peripherals/301324-adapter-cables-connecting-mac-tv-via-hdmi.html

Read post 1, 4 & 6.
Forum: News and Community Announcements 08-08-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By bobtomay
Give 'em hell Charlie... ;)

Give 'em hell Charlie... ;)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-06-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By bobtomay
Why would you want to do such a thing? Whatever...

Why would you want to do such a thing? Whatever you put on the external is going to run slower than it did when it was the internal drive. Isn't speed the reason you got the SSD to begin with? In...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By bobtomay
And Tuxera should not have anything to do with...

And Tuxera should not have anything to do with reading DVDs or CDs unless it is taking over that task from the regular OS X driver.

If you are getting an error related to Tuxera when reading from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 435
Posted By bobtomay
Aside from all that... I will wager your...

Aside from all that...

I will wager your machine is already dragging it's heels when you've got <9% free space (at 44GB free) on that drive.

You do not want to take any more space away from...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-23-2014, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By bobtomay
Yes. The WD Black is my personal recommendation...

Yes. The WD Black is my personal recommendation for those not wanting to move to a SSD.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By bobtomay
Would "assume" you have a network in the house...

Would "assume" you have a network in the house both of these machines use to access the internet? In which case you can just share the drive from the iMac to access it via the network.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-22-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By bobtomay
You may want to read through the sticky on...

You may want to read through the sticky on installing applications:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/switcher-hangout/251468-installing-uninstalling-applications.html
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-22-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 592
Posted By bobtomay
edit: The max RAM usable by that MB is 6 GB. ...

edit: The max RAM usable by that MB is 6 GB.



same thing



Maybe, but it will be limited to 1067 speeds - just buy the proper memory.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-20-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By bobtomay
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