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Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-04-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By exgarymac
I see that over 400 people have viewed this...

I see that over 400 people have viewed this thread but no suggested solutions - have I asked the impossible?
Surely there must be some way that I can improve my Mac screen experience.
Even if...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-31-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 529
Posted By exgarymac
Mackbook Mail screen font

I have a similar problem to the WORD ON MAC thread. Using Mail (on Mountain Lion) on my Macbook Pro I have set the font so it looks fine for the recipient but image on the screen is tiny. I cannot...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-14-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By exgarymac
Silly me - solved. Somehow I had changed my...

Silly me - solved. Somehow I had changed my settings to show a single inbox but I have another as well as iCloud. It took my young daughter to tell me that I needed the ALL Inboxes setting.
Thanks...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-12-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By exgarymac
Mail not showing in Inbox

On my Ipad Air I have 3 messages showing against the mail icon at the bottom of the screen but they are not showing in my inbox so I cannot access them. - Help.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-22-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
Really grateful for that basic tip, Bob. A...

Really grateful for that basic tip, Bob.
A whole new world has opened up.............and the problem is solved.
Of course, in the days of printed manuals such information would have been readily...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-21-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
Only one Home Page appears - the one with the 4...

Only one Home Page appears - the one with the 4 coloured boxes. Tried scrolling up and down but nothing there.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-20-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
Chas_m I did as suggested and it worked in...

Chas_m
I did as suggested and it worked in part.
I touched Save to Home Screen then ADD.
Going back to the main screen there was no new icon so I touched Safari and my new Google home screen...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-20-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
Chas_m You helped me when I first got my...

Chas_m
You helped me when I first got my macbook pro, so good to hear from you again. I do like the sound of the "cheat" option so shall give that a go.
The logic of iOS against OSX Mountain Lion...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-17-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
Grateful thanks, chscag, for moving my thread to...

Grateful thanks, chscag, for moving my thread to the correct slot.
I guess I am having difficulty switching between conventional PC or Mac to iPad, hence my confusion between browsers and search...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-17-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By exgarymac
iPad Default browser won't default

I am completely new to my iPad but regular user of PC & Macbook.
I have tried to set default browser on iPad to Google, and as far as I can see that is set properly in Safari preferences, yet...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-04-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By exgarymac
Think I have got around this by using KEYNOTE...

Think I have got around this by using KEYNOTE instead.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-04-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By exgarymac
Pages colours

I am trying to create images for projection using PAGES and want to change the background colour of the sheet but cannot find how. Changing the font colour is easy, but can't find HELP for the page...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-27-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 745
Posted By exgarymac
Thanks everyone. I have not used Preview before...

Thanks everyone.
I have not used Preview before so will try that. It sounds good.
Richard
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-26-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 745
Posted By exgarymac
Words to JPEG format

I have to prepare a talk with pictures and word slides, but the restriction is that I must use only JPEG which is OK for images, but I cannot find any way of creating JPEG word filled slides in my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-30-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 400
Posted By exgarymac
I have used an IOMEGA hard drive to back up my PC...

I have used an IOMEGA hard drive to back up my PC for many years without any problems. That has been totally reliable, but I shall need another now for my Macbook Pro because the file format is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-12-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,532
Posted By exgarymac
I am very new to Macbook too. I used Migration...

I am very new to Macbook too.
I used Migration Assistant to get my stuff transferred and now running fine.
Cannot understand why you want to bother with Office. The Mac equivalents are super and a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-04-2013, 05:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,199
Posted By exgarymac
A very good point, Chas, thank...

A very good point, Chas, thank you..............and of course once again you are totally correct. In fact last night the machine shouted at me for not ejecting properly, so having received that slap...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-03-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,199
Posted By exgarymac
You were correct - problem solved. I reloaded the...

You were correct - problem solved. I reloaded the images and dragged the file icon (rather than selected images) to my home icon then waited. I watched the transfer progress bar finish then switched...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-03-2013, 04:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,199
Posted By exgarymac
There were perhaps 250 images, so the fact that I...

There were perhaps 250 images, so the fact that I did not wait could be relevant.
I shall try again later to-day but must solve this problem because file saving is pretty basic!
Thanks for the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-02-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,199
Posted By exgarymac
The stick contained a folder of many plant...

The stick contained a folder of many plant images.
I highlighted the entire list of images and dragged that to my home icon in the side bar within Finder. It looked like it moved OK, because I think...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-01-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,199
Posted By exgarymac
Saving

A really, really basic question - I am so embarrassed........I am new to Mac and cannot get my saved files back. Mountain Lion.
I have loaded file from a memory stick OK, then tried to drag that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-23-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By exgarymac
Always better to try to learn by experience...

Always better to try to learn by experience too...............but thanks, all the same for digging me out when I get out of my depth.
Richard
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-23-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By exgarymac
You make it sound so simple, Chas, and blindingly...

You make it sound so simple, Chas, and blindingly obvious. I got the multi-selection part ok but a following right click did not occur to me. Thank you yet again for your input. I wish I could find a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-22-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 786
Posted By exgarymac
Folder setup

Using Migration Assistant I have transferred from WIN XP to Mountain Lion. Now getting in terrible mess setting files into folders.
Have set up folders. Then in Finder I find the migrated files in...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-08-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By exgarymac
My sole requirement is to get my images printed...

My sole requirement is to get my images printed with PRECISELY the same colours and contrast as seen on the screen. This works fine on Windows after calibrating the screen then profiling the printer...
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