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Search: Posts Made By: Rod Sprague
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 12:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By Rod Sprague
Ahhh, Fishy Joe's.

Ahhh, Fishy Joe's.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 228
Posted By Rod Sprague
The short answer is, no. A single click will...

The short answer is, no. A single click will select an item a double click will open it. These are different actions.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-21-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 328
Posted By Rod Sprague
Bit of a puzzle that one! Like your new icon...

Bit of a puzzle that one! Like your new icon though. Always was a bit of a fan of Futurama and well as they say, if the personality fits.......
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 359
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK a couple of questions about your MBP. Go to...

OK a couple of questions about your MBP. Go to about this Mac in the Apple Menu and take a screen shot of the window that opens. I am assuming that you have upgraded to Mavericks on an older MBP...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-28-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thank you both, as usual you are a great help...

Thank you both, as usual you are a great help especially the chrome option to request desktop site. I am replying on my iPhone so that definitely works. Using Mail Box has enabled me to set chrome as...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-27-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By Rod Sprague
Reply to thread on iPhone

Is it not possible to reply to a thread on an iPhone. I have tried several times but no reply pane available.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-07-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 686
Posted By Rod Sprague
One good app to have.

I know that the purists will disagree with me but after using this app for 3 years now with no problems at all I feel pretty safe in recommending CleanMyMac. Obviously if you never instal a harmful...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-07-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 609
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sam you might want to have a look at this article...

Sam you might want to have a look at this article on Geneio 7 Ways to Delete Genieo - wikiHow (http://www.wikihow.com/Delete-Genieo). Boom is a sound enhancement app available on the app store...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-07-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By Rod Sprague
I know we can all get a little overly keen when...

I know we can all get a little overly keen when it comes to a shiny new OS but it's been said before on this forum and I personally agree that there is no way I would instal even the first official...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-07-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 632
Posted By Rod Sprague
I dont want to be guilty of plagiarizing someone...

I dont want to be guilty of plagiarizing someone else's work but in researching your problem I came across this forum thread which seems to fit your situation. Pay particular attention to the reply...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-07-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By Rod Sprague
100% agreement with you chas_m. As with all...

100% agreement with you chas_m. As with all things there are ways and ways to do anything but having a shared account will cause all sorts of problems. In some ways schafies is kinda correct when he...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-04-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 609
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sorry Sam not much help then. There are some...

Sorry Sam not much help then. There are some native apps that allow you to set timed actions like Mail but I would have expected more info in the window, eg "Mail Scheduler wants to make changes" ...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-04-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks bobtomay that actually answers a question...

Thanks bobtomay that actually answers a question I had. Unfortunately this poor guy may not have access to his old iTunes library with all of the corresponding metadata to make a copy. I imagine...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-04-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By Rod Sprague
If you trash your system preferences plist any...

If you trash your system preferences plist any changes you have made will revert to default settings.The preference file com.apple.Desktop.plist might be corrupt. Look for it in your...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-04-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 609
Posted By Rod Sprague
To my knowledge "Scheduler" is a Utility app that...

To my knowledge "Scheduler" is a Utility app that allows you to schedule certain tasks, internet downloads and Apple Scripts applets. If you have installed this or are running it in the background...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-04-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By Rod Sprague
Unfortunately the answer is no. The device, your...

Unfortunately the answer is no. The device, your wifes MBP, can only be associated with one iTunes account at a time. The subject is complex and a particular annoyance to me although the reasons...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-04-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 496
Posted By Rod Sprague
How was the message sent? What app did you use? ...

How was the message sent? What app did you use? Is this message visible in all windows? :(
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-04-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,242
Posted By Rod Sprague
What does the screen on the iPod show? Anything?

What does the screen on the iPod show? Anything?
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-04-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,242
Posted By Rod Sprague
For some reason I can't remember now I think it...

For some reason I can't remember now I think it has to be an Apple iPod wall charger.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-03-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,242
Posted By Rod Sprague
I seem to recall something about the iPod Classic...

I seem to recall something about the iPod Classic needing to be plugged into a wall charger after restore to complete the process, plugging it into a computer is not the same. Did you try this?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 632
Posted By Rod Sprague
The Library you want is in Macintosh HD. In the...

The Library you want is in Macintosh HD. In the sidebar of a finder window open the folder with your name and the little house icon, open Macintosh HD and you will see a library folder with an icon...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2014, 11:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 632
Posted By Rod Sprague
I assume it's not locked. When you get info on...

I assume it's not locked. When you get info on the desktop near the top of the info window there are two tick boxes "share" and "lock" make sure lock is not ticked.
Forum: Security Awareness 06-02-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,843
Posted By Rod Sprague
Everyone has trouble creating memorable complex...

Everyone has trouble creating memorable complex passwords especially if it's your login for your laptop because you have no choice but to remember it. Consequently many people use simple passwords...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-31-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,693
Posted By Rod Sprague
Good for you Michael. I recently called on a...

Good for you Michael. I recently called on a friend who was having a few problems with her 2009 MBP, after a little housekeeping I noted the dreaded icon on the tool bar and asked her how long she...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-29-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,242
Posted By Rod Sprague
If you restore your iPod to factory settings,...

If you restore your iPod to factory settings, assuming everything on it is now in iTunes you can sync it with your current iTunes library.
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