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Search: Posts Made By: AndyClift
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-21-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,266
Posted By AndyClift
Parallels is a Mac program so mac OS is a...

Parallels is a Mac program so mac OS is a requirement for it to run.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-18-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,036
Posted By AndyClift
There are probably other ways but this would...

There are probably other ways but this would work.

Hold down the alt key when you open iTunes and you can make a new library wherever you want, on your boot drive, USB drive or memory stick. You...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,555
Posted By AndyClift
Just a thought. When I have restored my boot...

Just a thought. When I have restored my boot drive from my Time Machine backup it first formats the drive. I guess that it then restores file by file so that would also defrag the drive
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-08-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,570
Posted By AndyClift
You seem to be missing the point here. iPhoto...

You seem to be missing the point here. iPhoto store the photograph exactly as the camera recorded it. The important part is not dpi but number of pixels. If you camera records, for example, 4000 X...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-24-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 438
Posted By AndyClift
I think you are misunderstanding the reason for...

I think you are misunderstanding the reason for the slider in Preview. It is there to select the JPEG quality (or JPEG compression) not the picture file size. Clearly, if you have a high quality and...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-20-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 587
Posted By AndyClift
Although my wife and I have our own Apple IDs we...

Although my wife and I have our own Apple IDs we share calendars and contacts by simply having a new joint Apple ID and using that on both phones and our iMac and MacBook for syncing.

One small...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 12-04-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By AndyClift
Try dragging pic to desktop then dragging to...

Try dragging pic to desktop then dragging to email.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 12-04-2012, 05:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 758
Posted By AndyClift
11 installed on my iMac OK but after installing...

11 installed on my iMac OK but after installing on my MacBook Air the computer would not find iPad, IPod or iPhone. A web search found others having the same issue and none of the online solutions...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 11-07-2012, 03:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,488
Posted By AndyClift
I don't. I have a "full size" iPad that is almost...

I don't. I have a "full size" iPad that is almost never used. The reason being that I need to have some sort of bag to carry it. I also have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.7 that is used all the time. The...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-23-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,488
Posted By AndyClift
I got a Galaxy Tab free with a Samsung TV...

I got a Galaxy Tab free with a Samsung TV recently and although Android is not as good as IOS it beats my iPad in two ways. First I can get it in my pocket so it makes my Kindle redundant and second...
Forum: Movies and Video 09-26-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,332
Posted By AndyClift
Lightscribe is a crap way of printing to DVDs....

Lightscribe is a crap way of printing to DVDs. Expensive special DVDs needed to produce a ring of dull grey.

Much better to use proper printable DVDs in a inkjet printer.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-26-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By AndyClift
With the latest updates both Aperture and iPhoto...

With the latest updates both Aperture and iPhoto can share the same library and each has a menu option to open an event in the other application.

I prefer iPhoto for basic browsing but use...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-22-2012, 04:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,484
Posted By AndyClift
Although it is right to criticise Apple for its...

Although it is right to criticise Apple for its maps it was never going to be very useful anyway as it is a cloud based system which brings up two problems.

1. It costs money to download large...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-22-2012, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By AndyClift
Aluminium naturally produces a hard oxide layer...

Aluminium naturally produces a hard oxide layer in use. This is seen when a nice shiny new bare aluminium item turns grey and becomes hard. Anodising is simply a means of accelerating this process...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-20-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,271
Posted By AndyClift
Save your money and download Handbrake. it free,...

Save your money and download Handbrake. it free, its good and converts most video.
Forum: Movies and Video 08-06-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By AndyClift
Probably not a hard drive capacity problem but if...

Probably not a hard drive capacity problem but if your format is HD it may be that the system cannot decode fast enough.

I worked with video back when hard drives were small (1.5 Gb) and just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-06-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,708
Posted By AndyClift
I have never seen an option in iTunes to convert...

I have never seen an option in iTunes to convert to MP3 but having seen the above post looked again. Nothing in the Advanced menu or anywhere else BUT

A much better way anyway is to install...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 941
Posted By AndyClift
Back up to Time Machine and run the update

Back up to Time Machine and run the update
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-21-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 806
Posted By AndyClift
if you run Parallels you can run other operating...

if you run Parallels you can run other operating systems on your mac and I guess this includes XP (although I can't think why you would want to!!).

Not sure what you mean by using your Kodak...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-13-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 609
Posted By AndyClift
Taking a screenshot won't do the resolution a lot...

Taking a screenshot won't do the resolution a lot of good but maybe OK for website. You would be better off using a proper graphics editing program such as Photoshop Elements which would do...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-13-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,567
Posted By AndyClift
Open Image Capture and your scanner should appear...

Open Image Capture and your scanner should appear there. The scanned image is just a graphic file so can be attached to an email. If you want a document that can be edited you need character...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-30-2012, 08:44 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,103
Posted By AndyClift
I have an Epson dot matrix printer in my garage...

I have an Epson dot matrix printer in my garage which I bought for a lot of cash about 25 years ago. Can I whinge about Apple as well because neither my iMac or my MacBook has a parallel port.
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-21-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,372
Posted By AndyClift
I run Win 7 on Parallels but only for memory Map...

I run Win 7 on Parallels but only for memory Map software. Runs perfectly apart from Windows habit of needing about 50 updates and three reboots every time I use it.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-02-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,976
Posted By AndyClift
If it's the Shared folder maybe the following...

If it's the Shared folder maybe the following will help.

If the Mac has more than one user each has their own folder. Whoever has logged on will find their folder shown with a house, i.e. their...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-02-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,976
Posted By AndyClift
I have never used the Migration Assistant as it...

I have never used the Migration Assistant as it was so easy to set up my first Mac and transfer the docs I wanted from my old PC using Wi-Fi.

Looking at your signature I guess you are the Syandra...
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