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Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-23-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By nickyr
I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll...

I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll keep doing it.

i use TM permanently connected to my iMac, then external drives for:

1. a bootable clone (I use SuperDuper)
2. my .NEF (RAW...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 04:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By nickyr
download and run Adware Medic AdwareMedic...

download and run Adware Medic

AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php)

then click on safari - safari extensions - adblock plus - instal adblock plus
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By nickyr
worked it out now - sorry!

worked it out now - sorry!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By nickyr
Just tried to do this. Signed into my apple...

Just tried to do this.

Signed into my apple ID used to purchase the film, but on my iMac it's saying that all purchases have been downloaded. I can see the movie in my purchase history. An album...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By nickyr
thanks I knew there was a simple way to do...

thanks

I knew there was a simple way to do it but my addled brain couldn't work it out!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By nickyr
Transfer itunes purchase from MBA to iMac

Last night I purchased and downloaded a film using my MBA.

I'd like to have this new film along with all my others on my iMac. How do I go about transfering my purchased film between these 2...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-11-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By nickyr
from the keychain menu, choose keychain access...

from the keychain menu, choose keychain access and then keychain first aid

enter your keychain password (probably your user password)

then click on verify, followed by repair
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-10-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By nickyr
Welcome to the forum. I have just bought a...

Welcome to the forum.

I have just bought a MBA and at the moment it is naked - I intend to leave it this way.

I do however have a case on my white MacBook made by Topideal which fits well and...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-06-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By nickyr
sorted - many thanks :-)

sorted - many thanks :-)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-05-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By nickyr
thanks chscag - is it just a case of dragging the...

thanks chscag - is it just a case of dragging the iWork folder over to the shared devices in Finder as long I'm logged into my Apple ID on them?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-04-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By nickyr
Pages, Numbers and Keynote

Last week I bought a brand new MBA which of course came with the above apps.

Is there any way of now getting these onto my imac and white macbook? They don't show up as purchases on my app store...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-02-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By nickyr
I bought a brand new MBA last week. I only...

I bought a brand new MBA last week.

I only installed 2 items on it:

- adware medic
- microsoft silverlight

both from the official sites. I can't imagine aware medic allowing a back door...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-02-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 384
Posted By nickyr
Thanks everyone I'll work out the cost to...

Thanks everyone

I'll work out the cost to see if it's prohibitive and if so leave it at the max of 3 hours it's at now
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-02-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 384
Posted By nickyr
never put iMac to sleep

Hi everyone

My 27" iMac is my main computer - it holds all my documents, music, films, photos, etc.

At present I am using my newly acquired macbook air much more but store everything I do on my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-31-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By nickyr
the current version of itunes is 12.1.0.50 ...

the current version of itunes is 12.1.0.50

you can check if you are running this version by clicking on itunes in the menu bar and then clickng about iTunes. a window will open showing what...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-24-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 327
Posted By nickyr
i once dragged an application from the...

i once dragged an application from the applications folder listed in the left most column (favourites) and thought I'd lost it only to find it still in the devices - mac hd - applications folder...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-24-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By nickyr
click on mail, preferences, fonts and colours

click on mail, preferences, fonts and colours
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-24-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By nickyr
I don't think the post 2012 iMacs are really user...

I don't think the post 2012 iMacs are really user serviceable. Even upgrading the RAM on the 21.5" model requires a strip down.

Everything is doable of course, but I wouldn't like to attempt to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-24-2015, 05:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 327
Posted By nickyr
are you sure he fully deleted it? go to...

are you sure he fully deleted it?

go to finder - devices - macintosh hd - applications

and see if it's still there

if it is then drag it back to your applications folder
if it isn't then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-23-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By nickyr
Thanks I have dragged them to trash and...

Thanks

I have dragged them to trash and found a terminan command to get rid of the DS_Store folder

I'll drag them back to Finder and run the terminal command you suggest
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-23-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,167
Posted By nickyr
Nick As a former cyclist yourself you'll...

Nick

As a former cyclist yourself you'll know it's hard to keep us down and we'll always take risks!! Well, maybe not always any more.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-23-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,167
Posted By nickyr
I love mine too. It's seen me through 7 weeks in...

I love mine too. It's seen me through 7 weeks in hospital and now at home when I get tired and need bed rest. I hope it survives long enough to see me through my stem cell transplant which will see...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-23-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,167
Posted By nickyr
now that is a cool look - going to try that...

now that is a cool look - going to try that desktop out for sure
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-23-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,167
Posted By nickyr
Thanks again everyone for your kind comments and...

Thanks again everyone for your kind comments and prayers. I guess after so long staring at 4 walls I just had to get out.

Anyhow, we have now had wheelchair ramp installed so I can get safely in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-23-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 164
Posted By nickyr
Finder gone strange after Adobe CC update

I recently ran an adobe CC update.

Following this a number of new items have appeared in Finder (screen shot attached). I also got a folder on my desktop called .DS_Store which I cannot drag to...
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