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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-27-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By kevn
Cleaning iPhone 6 (or other) Ear Speaker

My iPhone ear speaker was filled with lint and dust. I gently blew it out with compressed air. This worked, however I am worried that doing this could damage the speaker, or force debris into the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-30-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Posted By kevn
Why sync books in iTunes?

I am curious about why anyone would want to sync books in iTunes, since the books can be downloaded to my iPad or iPhone from the iBooks store? I can understand music, since I have loaded CDs into...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-24-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 662
Posted By kevn
How can I sync selected items from Aperture to iPad?

I am unable to sync selected photo albums from Aperture to my iPad with iTunes.

If I select, "All Photos, Albums, Events and Faces", all photos are synced, and are grouped by date.

But, if I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-10-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 828
Posted By kevn
Intel 5 series/3400 USB driver failing to install

I am using Boot Camp to install Windows 7 64 bit on an iMac (mid 2010). After Windows and Apple Windows drivers are installed, I get an error message about the Intel 5 series/3400 Series Chipset...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 07-28-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 679
Posted By kevn
iPad screen gasket water resistance

How water resistant is the gasket around the iPad screen? I spilled some liquid on the surface, and it came into contact with the gasket on the edge, but didn't get into any openings or the power...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-14-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,008
Posted By kevn
iChat Icons folder

I just upgraded from Snow Leopard to Mountain Lion. I see an IChat Icons folder alias in my pictures folder.

Is the original file folder that it references used for anything in Mountain Lion? For...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-01-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 416
Posted By kevn
Opening Mail From the Dock

In Mountain Lion, sometimes when I open Mail from the dock with a single left mouse (or touchpad) click, the Mail application opens, as shown in the menu bar, but a Mail window doesn't open. I must...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-22-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 987
Posted By kevn
iphoto won't open after aperture installation

I downloaded Aperture. When I try and open iPhoto, it tells me it needs to be updated to open. When I run updater, it says everything is up to date. Suggestions? thanks, Kevin
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-06-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,172
Posted By kevn
Java Update

I installed the recent update for Java to protect against the recently discovered malware outbreak. After installing the update, I noticed the instructions said to disable Safari or any other open...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-19-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 823
Posted By kevn
text wrap question

On my iMac, using OS 10.7 mail, some email message text wraps in resized windows and other email text will not (sent or received)--it just goes off the right edge of the window. I know that this has...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-19-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,301
Posted By kevn
UPS using Lion OS 10.7

Will Back-UPS ES750 work with Lion OS 10.7? I saw no mention of this on the APC web site.

Yesterday we had a power failure for about an hour. Many hours later after power came back on, I clicked...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,157
Posted By kevn
Can I safely delete Power PC files after upgrading to Lion?

After upgrading to Lion from Snow Leopard, there are some power pc files listed in Applications under System Information. Can I safely delete them?

thanks, Kevin
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-07-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 956
Posted By kevn
Lion Guest Account Question

When creating a guest account in Lion, can I allow access to registration serial numbers, etc. for applications from the administrator account? For example, one application I have is Starry Night. In...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-06-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 8,884
Posted By kevn
Frontline Systems Solver in Launchpad?

I upgraded to Lion recently. I have have Microsoft Office for Mac installed. I was exploring Launchpad, and there is an application in there called Frontline systems Solver. When I open it I get an...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-18-2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 19,226
Posted By kevn
OK to remove battery in 2010 Macbook Pro?

I need to remove the battery from my 2010 Macbook Pro, so I can replace the touchpad. There is a sticker on this battery that says "DO NOT REMOVE BATTERY".

My laptop is out of warranty, so that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-17-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,555
Posted By kevn
touchpad sensitivity

A small amount of sugary liquid was spilled on my 13" macbook touchpad. It was not spilled on the keyboard. The touchpad was sticky pressing the corners for right and left clicking, so I used a small...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-11-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,637
Posted By kevn
Power PC scanner driver on Lion

Should I uninstall power pc drivers when upgrading to Lion? For example, I installed the driver for HP Scanjet 3970 (a power pc driver) when using Snow Leopard, and then ugraded to Lion; the scanner...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-10-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,291
Posted By kevn
How do I change my external HD disk description in Disk Utility?

How do I change my external HD disk description in Disk Utility? I can change the mounted partition name, but not the disk description (which is right above it). Thanks!
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-31-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,893
Posted By kevn
How would I tell that it is bad RAM from the log?

How would I tell that it is bad RAM from the log?
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-31-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,893
Posted By kevn
freeze after sleep problem

I have problems with my intell iMac freezing shortly after coming out of sleep mode, and then freezing again shortly after a hard reboot. After rebooting a third time, the freezing problem goes away...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-15-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,191
Posted By kevn
The application is iCADMac, a CAD program that I...

The application is iCADMac, a CAD program that I installed.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-15-2011, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,191
Posted By kevn
unable to quit application from dock

I am unable to quit a particular application from the dock by right-clicking the icon and selecting "quit". The application remains active, and the blue light below the application's icon remains...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-07-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,412
Posted By kevn
searching for files with specific extension

I would like to search my entire iMac for files with a specific extension (thumbs.db, from Windows) and delete them. How can I do this?

thanks, Kevin
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-03-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 612
Posted By kevn
UPS backup question on iMac with Snow Leopard

I am using a UPS backup battery with a USB connection with my iMac with OS X Snow Leopard. I have the Energy Saver System Preferences set such that the computer will shut down when the UPS battery...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-26-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,384
Posted By kevn
Data Cable Surge Protection

I am using a BACK-UPS with my iMac. In addition to plugging the computer and router power into the BACK-UPS, I have an ethernet cable plugged into a router port, and the router data cable plugged in...
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