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Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sure sounds as if you have covered all the bases....

Sure sounds as if you have covered all the bases. I assume the Apple TV is also logged in to the same accounts as the computers and using the same account and password?
If all else fails you might...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 145
Posted By Rod Sprague
Yes indeed there is a process. Go to Apple Menu...

Yes indeed there is a process.
Go to Apple Menu > System Preferences > iCloud. Log in if you are not already using your Apple ID. Select the tick box next to Photos.
The bad news is that doing...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 06:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By Rod Sprague
To put your iPhoto library back on your computer...

To put your iPhoto library back on your computer is the same process you used to move it the external HD in reverse. I would suggest you give it a different name first eg. iPhoto Library 2. just...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories Yesterday, 05:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 183,681
Posted By Rod Sprague
If this all sounds a bit complicated that's...

If this all sounds a bit complicated that's because it is. If you were connected before you can connect again.
This has worked for me in the past.
Go to WiFi in Settings.
Select your Verizon...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By Rod Sprague
Firstly, get your self a USB hard drive big...

Firstly, get your self a USB hard drive big enough to store everything on your Mac Mini. Format it using Disk Utility for Time Machine. Run Time machine on your old Mac. When completed eject the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Rod Sprague
So are you sure Home Sharing is on on your...

So are you sure Home Sharing is on on your version of iTunes? And logged in using the same account and password as the other devices.
For example I have home sharing switched on on my laptop...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 278
Posted By Rod Sprague
Call me paranoid but I'm a little bit wary of...

Call me paranoid but I'm a little bit wary of using other developers apps to encrypt data. I fear that the app might crash or become incompatible for some reason not to mention paying for it (I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 278
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sterioscopic was a bit short on instructions. Go...

Sterioscopic was a bit short on instructions. Go here for full instructions on how to do this.
How to create a password-protected (encrypted) disk image - Apple Support...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK well I'm running Yosemite with an Apple TV 2...

OK well I'm running Yosemite with an Apple TV 2 so I doubt it's your operating system at fault. I don't believe I changed any settings or preferences from the default settings in Mavericks.
It is...
Forum: Movies and Video 12-16-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 545
Posted By Rod Sprague
Oh, oops, I see.:Oops:

Oh, oops, I see.:Oops:
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-16-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By Rod Sprague
I suppose it's useless to say there is no point...

I suppose it's useless to say there is no point in having security questions if you don't know the answers.
I suggest you write them down in future noting case sensitive variations like a capital...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-16-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By Rod Sprague
What you are asking is like saying, "I have this...

What you are asking is like saying, "I have this car and I would like to be able to steer with the gear stick and change gears with the steering wheel."
There is a limit to what you can change...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-16-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Rod Sprague
Quick answer= No

Quick answer= No
Forum: Movies and Video 12-16-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 545
Posted By Rod Sprague
[QUOTE=Danaldinho;1620417]Hey guys, I have a...

[QUOTE=Danaldinho;1620417]Hey guys,

I have a .mp4 file on my iMac that is 9GB in size. I'm looking to compress this movie down to something between 1GB - 4GB. What is a good program to do this?
...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-14-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,864
Posted By Rod Sprague
My sincere best wishes for your journey. Look...

My sincere best wishes for your journey. Look forward to hearing from you in your recovery.
Cheers,
Rod;D
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 278
Posted By Rod Sprague
Try this site: Force Empty Trash in Mac OS X...

Try this site:
Force Empty Trash in Mac OS X When File is Locked or In Use | OSXDaily (http://osxdaily.com/2012/07/19/force-empty-trash-in-mac-os-x-when-file-is-locked-or-in-use/)
but be very...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-11-2014, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By Rod Sprague
Ok, just a couple of questions, I assume the...

Ok, just a couple of questions, I assume the printer worked before so what changed? Did you update your Operating System or what? Usually printers dont stop working unless they are broken or...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-11-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 662
Posted By Rod Sprague
I recently had this conversation with my son who...

I recently had this conversation with my son who also has his own monitors. He is a sound engineer and a long time Mac user. This is what he said, "I'm going with 2012 Mac Mini, one with a quad i7...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-11-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,867
Posted By Rod Sprague
Another alternative is OpenOffice, you can open...

Another alternative is OpenOffice, you can open Word docs including docx. This is truely an excellent set of open source apps caperble of doing anything Microsoft Office can do and all documents can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-11-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By Rod Sprague
MacBook Wont switch off

A friend has a macbook pro 2009 model running 10.6.8 which when shut down from the Apple menu simply restarts. The only way to shut down is with the power button and some times this doesn't work...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-09-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,773
Posted By Rod Sprague
Perhaps they meant 2 X 2Gb? Anyone can please...

Perhaps they meant 2 X 2Gb? Anyone can please correct me if I'm wrong but I cant think of any recent Mac computer that came with any less than 4Gb RAM (total) and 8Gb would be better. I have to say...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By Rod Sprague
Too right, we are always happy to learn. Might I...

Too right, we are always happy to learn. Might I say at least you are lucky to have a Genius Bar just down the street. I often find that seemingly complex problems have amazingly simple answers. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By Rod Sprague
True, perhaps it's just the excitement of having...

True, perhaps it's just the excitement of having a new OX that leads to impatience. As I recall the install script in most steps suggests you can "set it up later" by whatever method is appropriate...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By Rod Sprague
I have a friend who is a professional...

I have a friend who is a professional photographer and he recommends reformatting the SD card every time he puts it back in his camera. So I agree with what exodist says.:D
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-09-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,145
Posted By Rod Sprague
Just to satisfy my curiosity can you tell me how...

Just to satisfy my curiosity can you tell me how many MHz your RAM chips are running. It sounds like you have enough RAM, you say 6 Gb but as it's an older machine the RAM you have may simply not be...
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