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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-28-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks chas, but I think I have just worked it...

Thanks chas, but I think I have just worked it out. Although I still dont recal seeing the Swipe Options window before.
So the answer was selecting each account individually from Settings > Mail,...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-27-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 154
Posted By Rod Sprague
iPhone update?

Just recently I had to rebuild my iPhone, I wont go into the details but this time I decided to start afresh and set it up as a new phone, before it was a restored version of my previous iPhone.
So...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By Rod Sprague
These days most well known browsers have similar...

These days most well known browsers have similar features and similar levels of security it simply come down to which one you like for your purposes. Personally I am currently trialling Opera as my...
Forum: Movies and Video 06-27-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 222
Posted By Rod Sprague
poggles, you can use the export command under the...

poggles, you can use the export command under the file menu to move copies of you movies (you sure have a lot) to a folder of your choice. You can then use the Delete command in Photos to remove it...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-27-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By Rod Sprague
Unfortunately that person probably thinks it was...

Unfortunately that person probably thinks it was funny. There is a bit more info about it on this page; This Simple Text Message Can Crash and Reboot Your iPhone...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 272
Posted By Rod Sprague
No worries Jack, yes I do like the option of...

No worries Jack, yes I do like the option of having both on the road, TM and CCC but I figured if I was to keep one at home it should be a CCC clone because if I loose the lot or just the laptop the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 183
Posted By Rod Sprague
Marrk, I just tried westsiderentals.com on Opera...

Marrk, I just tried westsiderentals.com on Opera and it opens just fine. Were you able to access it before? What has happened since then? Have you experienced any other problems browsing lately?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 191
Posted By Rod Sprague
Buy yourself a good (small) fireproof safe to...

Buy yourself a good (small) fireproof safe to install in your home. Accessible, relatively cheap and a lot "safer" than the boot of your car.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By Rod Sprague
Patrick, that is an app I wish I had seen first. ...

Patrick, that is an app I wish I had seen first. Before purchasing Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro that is. It was probably ideally suited to lawiephillips needs (it is a very good app) but for my needs...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By Rod Sprague
Hi lawiephillips, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro is...

Hi lawiephillips, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro is available from the App Store and it is the one I use after trying a number of others. There may be other suggestions from other members.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 272
Posted By Rod Sprague
I agree wholeheartedly with this sentiment. My...

I agree wholeheartedly with this sentiment. My method is to have one bootable CCC backup on a dedicated external HD. I have a second 1TB HD partitioned into two halves, one for TM and the other for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 272
Posted By Rod Sprague
Hi Applet, there are a few things about a Time...

Hi Applet, there are a few things about a Time Machine backup which make it different to a manual backup.
TM only does one complete backup. All other incremental backups simply record changes to...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-23-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thank you Lisa, rep points to you. I did not know...

Thank you Lisa, rep points to you. I did not know about this but encountered a friend with this problem. Was able to delete the message but did not know it was a known bug or that Apple were working...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-23-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 763
Posted By Rod Sprague
Darn, as it was in new posts I just thought it...

Darn, as it was in new posts I just thought it was current. There's still the first Sunday September though?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Rod Sprague
Yes that's exactly it Nick. In my case it would...

Yes that's exactly it Nick. In my case it would be shipped to Jakarta. This in part is how I am managing to run a part time Mac consultation and software repair service.
For those expats who's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-23-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By Rod Sprague
I am not sure what level of Photo editing you...

I am not sure what level of Photo editing you require but the new Photos App included in Yosemite 10.10.3 is pretty good for basic editing, better than iPhoto I believe. Preview is also often...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-23-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 763
Posted By Rod Sprague
Theres always Fathers Day too. Unless you're in...

Theres always Fathers Day too. Unless you're in the States in which case you've missed that, good luck anyway. Happy Birthday for Friday.
Forum: Movies and Video 06-23-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 222
Posted By Rod Sprague
How did you search for Movies? Are you sure...

How did you search for Movies? Are you sure these are camera movies not iTunes movies or perhapes you have downloaded movies somewhere?
I suppose you have looked in the Movies directory in the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Rod Sprague
Yes S.SubZero, clearly a problem. I have however...

Yes S.SubZero, clearly a problem. I have however managed to correct it but I am still completely in the dark as to what caused it.
After re indexing the HD etc, etc I did not think to Get Info...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 385
Posted By Rod Sprague
Don't forget to pread a little credit around with...

Don't forget to pread a little credit around with the Thumbs Up icon (top right of each reply) and congratulations on a successful fix
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Rod Sprague
So I tried re indexing the HD by putting it into...

So I tried re indexing the HD by putting it into the Privacy window of Spotlight preferences then removing it forcing spotlight to re index the HD which took about one hour but alas the icon still...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 01:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Rod Sprague
So I tried using Disc Utility to Verify HD and it...

So I tried using Disc Utility to Verify HD and it was found OK.
I tried removing and putting back the Mac HD Icon.
I tried resetting the NVRAM and SMC.
It then occored to me to check storage in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 01:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Rod Sprague
104.9 Tb free on MBP

Today I glanced at my Macintosh HD icon on the desktop and saw .....Tb free instead of ..... Gb free. I selected Get Info and this is what I saw.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-21-2015, 03:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 295
Posted By Rod Sprague
I really object to the constant referral to...

I really object to the constant referral to CleanMyMac as Crapware. I see this reference on this forum frequently but i have yet to see any supporting evidence to warrant it. I started using...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2015, 03:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 283
Posted By Rod Sprague
Dear eschwartz, I hope you are not doing a lot of...

Dear eschwartz, I hope you are not doing a lot of browsing the internet on 10.4 because without current security updates your laptop is pretty much an open door to hackers. You can of course set up...
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