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Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By Grandad
Shellshock BASH bug

How can I tell whether my iMac and iPad are exposed to this bug?
If it is, then what the heck can I do to protect myself?
What is the danger if I don't?
Grandad
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-25-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 473
Posted By Grandad
Safari error code 500

I keep getting this error message on just one site, it gives me a whole page of machine language gobbledegook and no site. I have tried on my iPhone and iPad and get the same error code. Please can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-22-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Grandad
Eureka!! My trash is now empty, Trash-it!...

Eureka!!
My trash is now empty, Trash-it! worked a treat…….and my computer didn't go up in smoke!
I just double clicked on the icon and the trash was instantly empty.
Thankyou gentlemen for your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Grandad
Hi chscag, thanks for your quick reply. I tried...

Hi chscag, thanks for your quick reply. I tried holding down the option key, but it still didn't empty.
The items in the trash were loaded onto the computer from CD's, then worked on in PS, then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Grandad
Trash permissions

I have put a lot of images in the Trash, but when I come to empty the trash I'm told I can't because I don't have "permission".
I don't understand this as I created these items, and no-one else...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 307
Posted By Grandad
Pixelated thumbnails

I have thousands of images saved, some have nice sharp little thumbnails, but a large number have horrid blurry pixelated thumbnails.
Is there any way I can always get the nice sharp ones? And, is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By Grandad
Thanks Chas and McBie, i'll look into getting...

Thanks Chas and McBie, i'll look into getting another drive.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By Grandad
Available storage

Hi Chas, thanks for your v.quick reply.
I'm concerned about processing degradation, as you say.
My stats so far are
Capacity - 499GB
Used - 349GB
Available - 150GB
When will I start...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 05:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By Grandad
Available storage

Hi Folks, can anyone please tell em how I can find out how much storage I have left. I need to know because I'm loading up from CD a huge number of big photo files, each file is between 25MB and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-12-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,870
Posted By Grandad
Thanks Ian that is just what I wanted. BTW,...

Thanks Ian that is just what I wanted.
BTW, your avatar, where is that lovely spot.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-11-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,870
Posted By Grandad
Mail - backup and restore

I'm changing broadband supplier and want to backup mail and address book before the migration.
I cannot see how to backup.

I have a write-up from:
Mac Mail - Backup & Restore...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-04-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By Grandad
Old email address

I am about to change broadband suppliers and will have a new email address; naturally I shall tell everyone I know of the new address............but how do I get the messages from people who still...
Forum: Movies and Video 03-13-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 962
Posted By Grandad
Backup iPhoto to memory stick

How do I backup iPhoto images and movies to a memory stick.
I seem to be able to export the images but the movies come across as just one still image.
Forum: Movies and Video 03-09-2012, 05:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 980
Posted By Grandad
just video files having been imported from an old...

just video files having been imported from an old tape vidicam
Forum: Movies and Video 03-08-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 980
Posted By Grandad
Sorry if i was confusing. What I want to do is...

Sorry if i was confusing.
What I want to do is to move my movies in iMovie to iPhoto, how can this be done?
Forum: Movies and Video 03-08-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 980
Posted By Grandad
How to move a movie

I want to move all the thumbnail sketches I had in iMovie to iPhoto. I want to be able to label the photos in iPhoto and delete if necessary. It seems that I am not able to do this with the iMovie...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,300
Posted By Grandad
iCloud failure to send verification email

Hello mrplow
Yep, I checked the spam/junk
No, I haven't tried another email as I don't have one.
Yep, it is the right spelling etc.
I've just sent the message again to iCloud and it says to check...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 04:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,300
Posted By Grandad
iCloud failure to send verification email

I'm trying to set up my iCloud.
iCloud preferences tell me that my account is not verified, and I should click the button that says 'Resend verification Email' which will give instructions for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 574
Posted By Grandad
iPhoto on OS X 10.1?

I have an old iBook G3 running OS X 10.1 and want to put iPhoto on it, is this feasible/possible?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2011, 04:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 540
Posted By Grandad
Preview's 'slideshow'

What is the earliest version of OS X that has Slideshow in Preview?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2011, 02:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,043
Posted By Grandad
'Slideshow' in Preview

In my new desktop iMac I use OS X 10.6.8 and in PREVIEW there is a handy little Slideshow option in the dropdown window.

I have an old (c. 2001) iBook G3 which runs OS X 10.1 and this Slideshow...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 479
Posted By Grandad
Images for projection

I have an ancient iBook G3/600 (Late 2001) with a mini VGA port and I want to give a presentation of images. How do I prepare my images on the computer and get them in the right order and size etc. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 439
Posted By Grandad
Image projection

I have an ancient iBook G3/600 (Late 2001) with a mini VGA port and I want to give a presentation of images. How do I prepare my images on the computer and get them in the right order and size etc. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-18-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By Grandad
Mac iBook and projector

How do I connect my ancient G3 iBook to a projector?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,689
Posted By Grandad
Some websites frozen!

Hi Folks

Will you please help me solve this problem.
I'm increasingly finding that some websites are now just frozen, I key in the address, the search for the site starts, then after just a...
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