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Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 286
Posted By Slydude
If you have Time Machine up and running you...

If you have Time Machine up and running you should have a current backup and be good to go. at this point you have a couple of options for restoration of your files.

1. When the new drive arrives...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By Slydude
Couldn't have said it better myself. While we're...

Couldn't have said it better myself. While we're at it let's not forget the sacrifices made by their families.
Forum: iOS and Apps Yesterday, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for the info guys. @LB Tons of useful...

Thanks for the info guys.

@LB Tons of useful info here. I'm not in a huge hurry to buy at the moment so I have a little time to do some research. I used to hate scrolling through six commands at a...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-22-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By Slydude
The lack of tactile feel drove me nuts for a...

The lack of tactile feel drove me nuts for a while but I got used to that in short order. My first shot at this was hears ago with a Sony remote that was a pain to program. Never quite got it 100%...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 225
Posted By Slydude
Why not just load the new OS onto an external...

Why not just load the new OS onto an external hard drive and use that as your test bed? In addition to the licensing issue that the guys have mentioned I wonder if virtualization will give a true...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-21-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By Slydude
iPhone / iPad as a Remote Control

Note to fellow Mods: If there's a better place for this thread feel free to move it.

I've tried a few multifunction remotes in the past and not been thrilled due to less than stellar and there...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-20-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By Slydude
I just tried using my Apple ID and password. Got...

I just tried using my Apple ID and password. Got in without any trouble.

@tgodfrey99 Are you using private browsing or do you have cookies blocked? Not sure that is relevant but worth checking.
Forum: Security Awareness 05-19-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 182
Posted By Slydude
Download AdwareMedic...

Download AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php) and give that a try. If it were me I'd probably delete BitDefender but others may disagree.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-19-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By Slydude
Try setting the rule as follows From is equal to...

Try setting the rule as follows From is equal to followed by the address of the person sending the spam.

Depending upon what you had the rule set to the Contains parameter might have read the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-19-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By Slydude
You're welcome. Glad that sorted things out for...

You're welcome. Glad that sorted things out for you.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-19-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 157
Posted By Slydude
Recent incarnations of OS X have introduced a...

Recent incarnations of OS X have introduced a feature called local snapshots. If you have Time Machine enabled on a Mac notebook and are not connected to your backup drive. Time Machine stores...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-18-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,709
Posted By Slydude
Since the announcement of his passing on Thursday...

Since the announcement of his passing on Thursday I've been playing a large part of my B.B. King collection.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-17-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 421
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for the reminder about that page TM I saw...

Thanks for the reminder about that page TM I saw it last night while looking for something else about Photos. IN the process I found this article How to use Photos for OS X: The ultimate guide |...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-17-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,403
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for keeping us posted. I bet you are more...

Thanks for keeping us posted. I bet you are more than ready to move on to the next phase of things and take a step forward. Keep in good spirits and know that we are thinking of you.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-17-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 326
Posted By Slydude
Have you tried deleting the partition using the...

Have you tried deleting the partition using the Boot Camp Assistant utility that created the partition? That usually works. Re-run the utility and look for the option to remove Windows.
Forum: Movies and Video 05-17-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By Slydude
That 3 GB file size might not be an exaggeration...

That 3 GB file size might not be an exaggeration depending upon the format used for the capture. Here's an example of what I mean. A while back I captured some old video tape in uncompressed...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-16-2015, 10:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Slydude
If you are running the repair routine that is...

If you are running the repair routine that is normally part of Windows 7 that is run from the Windows disk. The only thing the OS X disk is used for is to get the necessary drivers for video cards...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-16-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 333
Posted By Slydude
Helpful Link for Photos Users

If you are using the Photos app that shipped with Yosemite you may find the following link helpful. How to use Photos for OS X: The ultimate guide | iMore...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-16-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By Slydude
I have it on good authority that this cannot...

I have it on good authority that this cannot possibly be true. I must have had a head start.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-16-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By Slydude
Give this a quick read Repair Boot Disk in Mac OS...

Give this a quick read Repair Boot Disk in Mac OS X with Disk Utility & Recovery HD | OSXDaily (http://osxdaily.com/2012/02/08/repair-boot-disk-mac-os-x-disk-utilit/) It pre-dates Yosemite but the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-16-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By Slydude
Not really. Once you boot from the Recovery...

Not really. Once you boot from the Recovery partition go ahead and run Disk Utility.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-14-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 279
Posted By Slydude
The last dot matrix printer I saw still in...

The last dot matrix printer I saw still in production was made by Epson though i don't remember the exact model number.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-13-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,195
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for the info about the Export command. I...

Thanks for the info about the Export command. I am working on a project for work and hadn't tested that possibility yet.

I'll second the use of PDF Pen if someone needs PDF capabilities that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-13-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,195
Posted By Slydude
When I wrote that article the procedure worked as...

When I wrote that article the procedure worked as described. Sometime in the almost seven years that have passed the way to combine PDFs in Preview has changed. In current versions of Preview you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-13-2015, 02:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By Slydude
Thanks for adding the pics TM. That ought to...

Thanks for adding the pics TM. That ought to demonstrate that Photos has editing capabilities.

@rainbowcat Hope I didn't give you the impression that there was no editing capability in Photos....
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