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Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-23-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 330
Posted By Rod Sprague
Is it possible that someone else has logged into...

Is it possible that someone else has logged into the iTunes store on your device with a different Apple ID?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-21-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 532
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK try this direct link; Buy AdwareMedic...

OK try this direct link; Buy AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/buynow.php)
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 11-20-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By Rod Sprague
Believe me I understand, but at least your data...

Believe me I understand, but at least your data is saved, the problem is you need a computer to use/access it. Even if you could load it onto an iPad you still need to back the iPad up somehow. ...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 11-20-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By Rod Sprague
Believe me I understand, but at least your data...

Believe me I understand, but at least your data is saved, the problem is you need a computer to use/access it. Even if you could load it onto an iPad you still need to back the iPad up somehow. ...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 11-20-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By Rod Sprague
The short answer is NO! However if you store all...

The short answer is NO! However if you store all of that information on iCloud then yes, it is possible. However you only get 5 Gb free so you may have to pay for extra storage, yearly. And you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-20-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 532
Posted By Rod Sprague
Please remove MacKeeper from your computer...

Please remove MacKeeper from your computer entirely ASAP. This is an insidious and invasive app which can only be removed by following step by step instructions which you will find here....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-18-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,113
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK, I'm horrified!!! Good analogy though...

OK, I'm horrified!!! Good analogy though MacInWin. I suppose the next step is how to get rid of MacKeeper. ;)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-18-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 532
Posted By Rod Sprague
So to sum up, If you are Using Time Machine to...

So to sum up, If you are Using Time Machine to back up to your Seagate ext, HD it is stuffed now. You will need to erase it using Disk Utility, format it as Mac OS extended (journaled), Call it Time...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-17-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By Rod Sprague
The danger, and these days its a big one in...

The danger, and these days its a big one in hosting your own data is once you make your IP Address public it's public to everyone. there are machines out there that just scan the entire network...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-16-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,293
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks Stretch, I'm not the only one to beat this...

Thanks Stretch, I'm not the only one to beat this drum just the first to mention it. I have a CCC bootable usb HD I back up once a week and I keep it in the bottom of my sock drawer. :[ But here is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-16-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 498
Posted By Rod Sprague
Hmm this is strange, I can change the background...

Hmm this is strange, I can change the background colour of my Mac HD window in Finder but not a folder I created, until just now. I changed to Icon view in my folder and now I can change the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-16-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By Rod Sprague
I hesitate to suggest this but over many years I...

I hesitate to suggest this but over many years I have been successfully using Clean My Mac. It is now in its second incarnation as CleanMyMac 2 and version 2.1.3. I am as cautious as the next...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-16-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 498
Posted By Rod Sprague
changing folder colours

Yes I agree but thats the only thing I know can be easily done with the native software. As to changing the background colour of windows/docs well I didn't think that could be done, but if there is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-15-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 498
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sorry guys it certainly works for me and always...

Sorry guys it certainly works for me and always has. Perhaps it's because I'm familiar with the procedure from the past. What you are doing or mean to be doing is copying the folder image from the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By Rod Sprague
I'm glad to hear it. I have to say I have had...

I'm glad to hear it. I have to say I have had nothing but positive experiences with Apple Support. I and good on you for having a Backup in the first place.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By Rod Sprague
Do a search on this site for "remove MacKeeper"...

Do a search on this site for "remove MacKeeper" you will find reams of info and links to sites with instructions on how to do this and why you shouldn't touch it.
Having said that download Adware...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By Rod Sprague
My solution, don't use Apple Mail! I think even...

My solution, don't use Apple Mail! I think even Thunderbird is better and AirMail is so much better Apple Mail pales in comparison. It's sad to think I should have to suggest alternative email...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By Rod Sprague
This was posted in Google Groups, I cannot...

This was posted in Google Groups, I cannot contest to its reliability but you are certainly not alone in this problem. You might want to run AdWare Medic first to ensure you don't have other issues...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By Rod Sprague
No problems with mine either in fact I was...

No problems with mine either in fact I was getting an update error in Mavericks but since installing Yosemite it is now the current version 39.0.2171.62 beta (64-bit):Confused:
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By Rod Sprague
pm-r this intriduces a whole new kettle of fish,...

pm-r this intriduces a whole new kettle of fish, the differences between Apple App Stores. A friend of mine asked if I could download some Alcoholics Anonymous literature for him.
I am in Indonesia...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-15-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By Rod Sprague
If it was the first time you had connected the...

If it was the first time you had connected the external HD since updating your OS it may simply have been related to indexing. It is as you mentioned a 3Tb drive and i know my 1Tb drive took about 2...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-15-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,814
Posted By Rod Sprague
Personally I find it rather reassuring to hear...

Personally I find it rather reassuring to hear that sound it means my Mac is booting successfully. If you don't hear it you've got problems.:Mischievous:
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-15-2014, 02:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 498
Posted By Rod Sprague
People may be interested in this site. How to...

People may be interested in this site. How to change the folder color in Mac: Yosemite, Mavericks (http://www.howtoisolve.com/how-to-change-the-folder-color-in-mac-yosemite-mavericks/)
This is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-15-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 370
Posted By Rod Sprague
I am sad to say I had Bluetooth Microsoft Sculpt...

I am sad to say I had Bluetooth Microsoft Sculpt mouse which had a unique scratch pad instead of a click wheel paid top dollar and it only lasted a year. I have now gone back to a wireless type made...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-15-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By Rod Sprague
Problem with keeping all your devices on the...

Problem with keeping all your devices on the desk. I know it sounds strange but I keep my backup drive in the bottom of my sock drawer.:Blushing:
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