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Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-22-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By Grandad
Eureka!! My trash is now empty, Trash-it!...

Eureka!!
My trash is now empty, Trash-it! worked a treat…….and my computer didn't go up in smoke!
I just double clicked on the icon and the trash was instantly empty.
Thankyou gentlemen for your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By Grandad
Hi chscag, thanks for your quick reply. I tried...

Hi chscag, thanks for your quick reply. I tried holding down the option key, but it still didn't empty.
The items in the trash were loaded onto the computer from CD's, then worked on in PS, then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 404
Posted By Grandad
Trash permissions

I have put a lot of images in the Trash, but when I come to empty the trash I'm told I can't because I don't have "permission".
I don't understand this as I created these items, and no-one else...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 266
Posted By Grandad
Pixelated thumbnails

I have thousands of images saved, some have nice sharp little thumbnails, but a large number have horrid blurry pixelated thumbnails.
Is there any way I can always get the nice sharp ones? And, is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By Grandad
Thanks Chas and McBie, i'll look into getting...

Thanks Chas and McBie, i'll look into getting another drive.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By Grandad
Available storage

Hi Chas, thanks for your v.quick reply.
I'm concerned about processing degradation, as you say.
My stats so far are
Capacity - 499GB
Used - 349GB
Available - 150GB
When will I start...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By Grandad
Available storage

Hi Folks, can anyone please tell em how I can find out how much storage I have left. I need to know because I'm loading up from CD a huge number of big photo files, each file is between 25MB and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-12-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,496
Posted By Grandad
Thanks Ian that is just what I wanted. BTW,...

Thanks Ian that is just what I wanted.
BTW, your avatar, where is that lovely spot.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-11-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,496
Posted By Grandad
Mail - backup and restore

I'm changing broadband supplier and want to backup mail and address book before the migration.
I cannot see how to backup.

I have a write-up from:
Mac Mail - Backup & Restore...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-04-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 658
Posted By Grandad
Old email address

I am about to change broadband suppliers and will have a new email address; naturally I shall tell everyone I know of the new address............but how do I get the messages from people who still...
Forum: Movies and Video 03-13-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 930
Posted By Grandad
Backup iPhoto to memory stick

How do I backup iPhoto images and movies to a memory stick.
I seem to be able to export the images but the movies come across as just one still image.
Forum: Movies and Video 03-09-2012, 04:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By Grandad
just video files having been imported from an old...

just video files having been imported from an old tape vidicam
Forum: Movies and Video 03-08-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By Grandad
Sorry if i was confusing. What I want to do is...

Sorry if i was confusing.
What I want to do is to move my movies in iMovie to iPhoto, how can this be done?
Forum: Movies and Video 03-08-2012, 04:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By Grandad
How to move a movie

I want to move all the thumbnail sketches I had in iMovie to iPhoto. I want to be able to label the photos in iPhoto and delete if necessary. It seems that I am not able to do this with the iMovie...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,119
Posted By Grandad
iCloud failure to send verification email

Hello mrplow
Yep, I checked the spam/junk
No, I haven't tried another email as I don't have one.
Yep, it is the right spelling etc.
I've just sent the message again to iCloud and it says to check...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2011, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,119
Posted By Grandad
iCloud failure to send verification email

I'm trying to set up my iCloud.
iCloud preferences tell me that my account is not verified, and I should click the button that says 'Resend verification Email' which will give instructions for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 556
Posted By Grandad
iPhoto on OS X 10.1?

I have an old iBook G3 running OS X 10.1 and want to put iPhoto on it, is this feasible/possible?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2011, 03:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 518
Posted By Grandad
Preview's 'slideshow'

What is the earliest version of OS X that has Slideshow in Preview?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2011, 01:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 930
Posted By Grandad
'Slideshow' in Preview

In my new desktop iMac I use OS X 10.6.8 and in PREVIEW there is a handy little Slideshow option in the dropdown window.

I have an old (c. 2001) iBook G3 which runs OS X 10.1 and this Slideshow...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By Grandad
Images for projection

I have an ancient iBook G3/600 (Late 2001) with a mini VGA port and I want to give a presentation of images. How do I prepare my images on the computer and get them in the right order and size etc. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 413
Posted By Grandad
Image projection

I have an ancient iBook G3/600 (Late 2001) with a mini VGA port and I want to give a presentation of images. How do I prepare my images on the computer and get them in the right order and size etc. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-18-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 543
Posted By Grandad
Mac iBook and projector

How do I connect my ancient G3 iBook to a projector?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,529
Posted By Grandad
Some websites frozen!

Hi Folks

Will you please help me solve this problem.
I'm increasingly finding that some websites are now just frozen, I key in the address, the search for the site starts, then after just a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,529
Posted By Grandad
Some Websites frozen

Hi Folks

Will you please help me solve this problem.
I'm increasingly finding that some websites are now just frozen, I key in the address, the search for the site starts, then after just a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-05-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 705
Posted By Grandad
Photo books in iPhoto

I am trying to start a photo book, but I just cannot see any button to click in the iPhoto page.
How does one start a book?
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