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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 05-23-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By hughvane
May I suggest that you load myMail to handle ALL...

May I suggest that you load myMail to handle ALL your mail a/c's ?reate your own cool @my.com email address! | myMail - free Email client (http://mymail.my.com/). It works well, dealing with both my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-13-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By hughvane
Same issue, moving/waving the mouse about does...

Same issue, moving/waving the mouse about does little or nothing - but L-clicking it does! Space bar is, essentially, infallible, but I am wary of that, preferring the Shift key.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-12-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,091
Posted By hughvane
A similar problem with Yosemite<>Bluetooth in...

A similar problem with Yosemite<>Bluetooth in that I cannot transfer photos taken with my Samsung mobile phone. In upgrading to Yosemite, the Mini partition with that OS version appears to have been...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-10-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By hughvane
Please specify - did you delete the Utilities...

Please specify - did you delete the Utilities folder from within the Application folder (its default location), or did you remove the Utilities folder from the Dock?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-10-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By hughvane
Open the images in Preview (which may or may not...

Open the images in Preview (which may or may not be the default application), click Save As, and you should see in the dialogue window the Format option with which you can change .png to .jpg.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-30-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 298
Posted By hughvane
Safari 8 Appearance

I haven't found this topic elsewhere, and I'm wondering if there is a way to change the appearance of Safari 8 in OS Yosemite.

The browser opens in a dull grey, with wide tabs (unless the window...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-30-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 447
Posted By hughvane
This issue, or one similar to it, has appeared on...

This issue, or one similar to it, has appeared on a number of forums. You've stipulated Yosemite as your OS, but which version of iTunes are you using?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-30-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,295
Posted By hughvane
May I suggest therefore that you use Gmail to...

May I suggest therefore that you use Gmail to send (forward) all emails directed to it on to whatever single (personal) mail client you most prefer to use.

For example, Gmail forwards all emails...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-29-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 546
Posted By hughvane
Mactracker. Mactracker...

Mactracker. Mactracker (http://www.mactracker.ca/) or Mac Specs, Prices, Answers and Comparison @ EveryMac.com, Est. 1996 (http://www.everymac.com) or Other World Computing (OWC) - Performance...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 546
Posted By hughvane
I'm going to swim against the current here and...

I'm going to swim against the current here and say - go for Snow Leopard, which your model of iMac will handle well - but on a partition of your existing hard drive. First however you should:
1....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,295
Posted By hughvane
Entourage with Yosemite, or Gmail via Chrome, no...

Entourage with Yosemite, or Gmail via Chrome, no problems.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By hughvane
That's unfortunate. I did an 'iTunes Mac' search...

That's unfortunate. I did an 'iTunes Mac' search in OldApps and it was listed in search links, but nothing actual except the message that iTunes is no longer available for Mac. I checked the Apple...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-27-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By hughvane
Try Old and New Software Version Downloads -...

Try Old and New Software Version Downloads - OldApps.com (http://www.oldapps.com). I note there's an iTunes 11.0.x.x there. I also operate OS 10.6.8 on my Macbook, with iTunes 9, which does...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-26-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By hughvane
I have the best - if that's the right word - of...

I have the best - if that's the right word - of both worlds in that my Mini operates both 10.6.8 and 10.9.5 using two partitions. The former OS is retained because I can still use my old Canon MP450...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-25-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,301
Posted By hughvane
I found a YouTube video on how to rid OS...

I found a YouTube video on how to rid OS Mavericks of Canon printer/scanner software, and revert to OS Lion drivers and utilities. Unfortunately it didn't work with my MP450, and MP Navigator is now...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-02-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By hughvane
My two cents' worth...

My two cents' worth https://support.apple.com/en-us/ht2346. In other words, are you sure you're using the correct adaptor?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-07-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 521
Posted By hughvane
Try repairing disk permissions. The best utility...

Try repairing disk permissions. The best utility for this is OnyX from Titanium Software, although you can use Disk Utility from MacOS itself.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-27-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By hughvane
I know your frustration with AWks files only too...

I know your frustration with AWks files only too well. I still use AWks Drawing, which works okay most of the time. I can save documents in either .jpg or .pdf for use with other OS, returning to the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-27-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,094
Posted By hughvane
I despair of Safari and its various glitches at...

I despair of Safari and its various glitches at times, so decided to cut my losses and use Chrome for access to 'sensitive' sites like banking and online shopping. Does it deal with Google Safe...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-27-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 325
Posted By hughvane
1. What model of Macbook is it? Click the Apple...

1. What model of Macbook is it? Click the Apple symbol, top-left corner, About this Mac, and More Info. You should find your machine model Identifier, eg. Macbook7.1A. 2.4 GHz suggests a late 2008 or...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-27-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By hughvane
I think it's worthwhile adding a hardware check...

I think it's worthwhile adding a hardware check to the diagnostic procedures. Boot your iMac from its original dvd by inserting disk, clicking Restart, and as soon as the startup 'bong' sounds, hold...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-28-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 377
Posted By hughvane
Locating Images

Where does Mail (Mavericks or Yosemite) store attached or embedded images?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-07-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 929
Posted By hughvane
And probably relevant. Flash in particular drives...

And probably relevant. Flash in particular drives this Macbook nuts at times, but it's more often, in order: 1) video, 2) high-res graphics, 3) games. One thing's for sure, it is very atmospheric...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-04-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 929
Posted By hughvane
May I pick up on this thread - and I haven't read...

May I pick up on this thread - and I haven't read the OP's previous post ... but:
I have a white mid-2009 Macbook, with Intel core 2.4 duo processor, bought in 2010. It has served me faithfully for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-25-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By hughvane
Thank you for the replies. I knew about the...

Thank you for the replies. I knew about the 'minimum' Lion (10.7.x) or, in this case, M-Lion (10.8.x) issue, which is why I partitioned the HD, in the hope that I might bypass the block.
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