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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-23-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Krzykat
I had to go to the mouse setting and reset the...

I had to go to the mouse setting and reset the side swipe after the upgrade, but other than that I haven't had any problems, but this is the first I've had time to really play with Mavericks.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-03-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 879
Posted By Krzykat
I always like to try simple things first--- do...

I always like to try simple things first--- do you have the batteries in the right way? Or is the cover latched? Hope it is a simple fix.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-23-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Krzykat
Do not get the DVD version of Hallmark. There...

Do not get the DVD version of Hallmark. There has been a problem with printing cards since the upgrade to Lion-- there is a work around, but it is a PITA. It's been over a year and now we are up to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-15-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By Krzykat
I see the same thing for both Lion and Mountain...

I see the same thing for both Lion and Mountain Lion in the App Store, so it must be an odd thing since it's not an app.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-14-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,179
Posted By Krzykat
Do you put your memory card in the memory card...

Do you put your memory card in the memory card slot or are you using a card reader? I always put my card in the card slot, it brings up iphoto and the pictures and asks which I want to copy/...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,510
Posted By Krzykat
Installing RAM is very easy. There are several...

Installing RAM is very easy. There are several videos of it online, and the Apple site also explains how to do it. Just a warning, you have to push the memory in hard--- harder than you think. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-13-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,179
Posted By Krzykat
After the pictures are done uploading to my iMac,...

After the pictures are done uploading to my iMac, it always asks if I want to delete them off the camera or not. At that point you can see if they are on your computer before choosing to delete or...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-16-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,499
Posted By Krzykat
I like Mail. It is different than Outlook...

I like Mail. It is different than Outlook Express and other Windows options. I know there were a few things I missed when I first switched just over a year ago, though I think most of them...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-10-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,642
Posted By Krzykat
Actually the mac firewall was off-- that was one...

Actually the mac firewall was off-- that was one of my first thoughts as well. I'll have to figure out if I've downloaded any new programs lately that might be causing the problem, but I don't think...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-10-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,642
Posted By Krzykat
I tried all the various incarnations of AIM. I...

I tried all the various incarnations of AIM. I don't usually mess with my router, but I can check the settings. The router did get unplugged when I left town for a couple of days, and other than...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-09-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,642
Posted By Krzykat
the funny thing is I even downloaded and...

the funny thing is I even downloaded and installed AIM and it still wouldn't work which makes me think it's some setting that changed after the upgrade to Mountain Lion.

And I did try typing in...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-09-2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 162,869
Posted By Krzykat
I like Safari, I haven't had any problems with it...

I like Safari, I haven't had any problems with it since I switched to my iMac from Windows. I do think each browser has it's own set of pluses and minuses. I tried all the others back when I had my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-09-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,642
Posted By Krzykat
Messages and group chat

Last night I tried to join into a group chat with some friends with my AIM account in Messages and it kept giving my friend an error when she invited me--- said something about it not being...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-13-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,105
Posted By Krzykat
Always heard the Mac version of Office is better...

Always heard the Mac version of Office is better than the Windows version. But if you don't want to give Microsoft any of your money, have you tried or considered Open Office-- it's a free download...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2012, 01:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 37,618
Posted By Krzykat
Other than booting up, Mountain Lion seems...

Other than booting up, Mountain Lion seems faster. I miss the speed my iMac would boot up with Snow Leopard-- think I timed it as 34 seconds, now it takes about a minute, still faster than my PC.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-19-2012, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 686
Posted By Krzykat
Image capture works great for scanning. :)

Image capture works great for scanning. :)
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-19-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,751
Posted By Krzykat
Bought my iMac last year at the Apple store. The...

Bought my iMac last year at the Apple store. The Apple store staff was very nice-- allowed me to play with the various machines as I made up my mind (it was my first Mac). Once you make a purchase,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-27-2012, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,083
Posted By Krzykat
After a while you don't even notice that the...

After a while you don't even notice that the number keypad is missing, though at work, I do use the number pad quite often, but at home, mainly just use numbers when doing my banking. Miss the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-27-2012, 12:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,014
Posted By Krzykat
I've kept my two PC's probably about 10 years...

I've kept my two PC's probably about 10 years each, so I plan on having my iMac for that long. Got rid of my first PC(Windows 95) when it would get the 'blue screen of death' when accessing my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-18-2012, 11:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,439
Posted By Krzykat
Just remember down is up and right is left... :) ...

Just remember down is up and right is left... :) Getting used to where various things were to close windows and shutdown was the biggest adjustment.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-18-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By Krzykat
Thanks for the suggestions. I'll have to check...

Thanks for the suggestions. I'll have to check out the various options. I used PSE2 back on my PC, but really didn't use all the functions for the cost. I'll have to check out GIMP and...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-16-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By Krzykat
Editing software

I've had my first iMac for just about a year and am slowly learning the various programs. iPhoto is nice for organizing my pictures and minor editing, but I am looking for a program where I can edit...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-20-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,302
Posted By Krzykat
I just tripled my RAM for just over $40 and 5...

I just tripled my RAM for just over $40 and 5 minutes. Got 8GB Crucial RAM from Amazon for $39.99 plus tax. Took maybe 5 minutes to install it. I probably don't tax my iMac enough to really need...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-13-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,510
Posted By Krzykat
Just bought 8GB of Crucial RAM from Amazon for...

Just bought 8GB of Crucial RAM from Amazon for $39. Hopefully I will have it by the end of the week so I can do the upgrade. Hoping it's the right memory, but it matched the specs Crucial got after...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-13-2011, 01:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,198
Posted By Krzykat
I use a Sansa Fuze-- you can get it either 4 or 8...

I use a Sansa Fuze-- you can get it either 4 or 8 gig, plus you can add a micro SD card and expand the memory which is why I chose it over an iPod (of course this was before I got my iMac). If you...
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