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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 11:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By RadDave
Time Machine - External HD Loses Recognition?

First talking about my wife's iMac (early 2013) which has been taken from 10.8.x and is now on 10.10.1 - I've used Time Machine (TM) from the start w/ a 1 TB Seagate external HD (Mac OS formatted) -...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 10:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By RadDave
Hello - as you can imagined this has been an oft...

Hello - as you can imagined this has been an oft asked question ad nauseum - a little searching on this site & some googling on the web (especially for Apple support articles) will likely provide you...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 100
Posted By RadDave
Happy Thanksgiving to all! :) Just a cartoon...

Happy Thanksgiving to all! :)

Just a cartoon that I saw recently that might give some a chuckle - Dave

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Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 08:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 420
Posted By RadDave
Hi again Nick - wife & I had a couple of friends...

Hi again Nick - wife & I had a couple of friends (now, both gals) who had chemotherapy - their hair did return differently (maybe the hair follicle genes were affected - just thinking like a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By RadDave
Hi Mark - welcome to the forum! :) Your post...

Hi Mark - welcome to the forum! :)

Your post makes little sense to me at the moment - my assumption is that you have an external WD HD (hard drive) that use to mount in Finder but you no longer...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories Yesterday, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 153
Posted By RadDave
Hi again Ed - keep in mind, especially when...

Hi again Ed - keep in mind, especially when reading a book that if the screen is not touched in 10 minutes, the same issue will occur (happens to me all of the time); also, don't forget the 'Reset'...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories Yesterday, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 153
Posted By RadDave
Hi Ed - I have an iPad 2 upgraded to iOS 8.1.1...

Hi Ed - I have an iPad 2 upgraded to iOS 8.1.1 and have not had that problem; I have Auto-Lock set for 10 minutes in the General Settings. If not already done, I would suggest that you Reset the...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories Yesterday, 12:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Please...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :)

Please provide more information: 1) What iPod Touch generation do you own; and 2) What iOS is installed?

Also, go into Settings -> General -> About and tell...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-25-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By RadDave
Well, if you don't know, then you may not want to...

Well, if you don't know, then you may not want to because potential dangers lurk for the ignorant!

First, the Terminal is an app located in your Utilities folder in Finder -> Applications. Apple...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-25-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By RadDave
Well, on a trackpad (in my MBPro), the 3-finger...

Well, on a trackpad (in my MBPro), the 3-finger gesture from right to left will bring up a clean desktop (simply reverse to return) - Dave :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-25-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By RadDave
Hi Rudy...... - First, welcome to the forum! :) ...

Hi Rudy...... - First, welcome to the forum! :)

Second, I'm not going to get in the middle of this brouhaha - ;) But, please provide us w/ some basic information: 1) Mac model/year; 2) OS X...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-25-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By RadDave
Hi Ken - the answers and links already given...

Hi Ken - the answers and links already given provide an easy solution, i.e. your MBPro does not have an HDMI port (my early 2013 MBPro w/ retina display does, so a standard HDMI cable would work for...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-24-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By RadDave
Hello - I've not read through the other posts...

Hello - I've not read through the other posts closely, but had the same challenge several years ago when deciding what to do w/ thousands of 35 mm slides (and a lot of family photos) - I bought a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-24-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 278
Posted By RadDave
I'd have to agree w/ Sawday - for years, I used...

I'd have to agree w/ Sawday - for years, I used stick-on paper labels for my burned CD-Rs & DVD-Rs - this was in my PC days; had a separate program to make the labels and used any of the commercial...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-24-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By RadDave
Hi Yohanan - I agree completely w/ Jake, i.e. you...

Hi Yohanan - I agree completely w/ Jake, i.e. you need to provide us MUCH more information: 1) Mac computer (model/year); 2) OS installed; 3) ISP provider; and 4) Wi-Fi hardware currently owned. If...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-24-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By RadDave
Well, Chscag has already provided information on...

Well, Chscag has already provided information on 'Disk Utility' (DU) which is part of the Mac OS and links to two other apps that are often suggested here; but just to 'show' you what information...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-24-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By RadDave
Guys - I've seen that link before - so for a...

Guys - I've seen that link before - so for a computer that is 'locked' (say in an office setting), can anyone simply boot into recovery mode, reset the password, and then get into the computer? Nice...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-24-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 450
Posted By RadDave
Well, congratulations! :) I have no idea 'why'...

Well, congratulations! :) I have no idea 'why' this trick should work except making the battery compartment imperceptibly smaller for better battery contact, but make sure you keep that other mouse...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-23-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By RadDave
As already posted, you need to provide a LOT more...

As already posted, you need to provide a LOT more information: 1) What computer & OS are your using; 2) What TV do you own; 3) Do you want a wireless or cabled solution; and 4) Do you have a Wi-Fi...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-23-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By RadDave
OK - relative to the Trash Without app, look @ my...

OK - relative to the Trash Without app, look @ my screen capture and the arrow, did you select that to delete your file/folder(s)? If not, then give it another try.

Also, I don't completely...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-23-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 450
Posted By RadDave
Well, a 'dead rodent' - if your batteries are...

Well, a 'dead rodent' - if your batteries are placed in right and that little green light is not showing, then you have a dud - only option is to check it on another Mac or take it to an Apple store...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-23-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 450
Posted By RadDave
Yep, looks like a dead rodent on you hands -...

Yep, looks like a dead rodent on you hands - sorry! :(

My Magic Mouse shows the small green light (arrow in the attachment) when activated - Dave :)
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Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 11-23-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By RadDave
GREAT! Glad all is now well, plus you now know...

GREAT! Glad all is now well, plus you now know the steps to take in the future - Dave :)
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 11-22-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By RadDave
Hello Beads - let's again try to 'Force Close'...

Hello Beads - let's again try to 'Force Close' the FB app - open the multitasking screen by double clicking on the Home Button - see my screen capture attached from my iPad 2 - I don't have the FB...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-22-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Which...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :)

Which part of western Canada? Wife & I have been to Alberta (Jasper, Banff, & Calgary) and to BC (mainly coastal) several times. Enjoy and hope to see you...
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