New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Showing results 1 to 25 of 284
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Bob_Stan
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,595
Posted By Bob_Stan
I recently switched from an iMac to a Mac Pro. My...

I recently switched from an iMac to a Mac Pro. My main reason for doing so was the absolute necessity to have the machine available. Failure of a screen or hard drive in an iMac would mean a trip to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-05-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By Bob_Stan
+1 for VueScan - I have used it for years and it...

+1 for VueScan - I have used it for years and it supports most scanners.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-05-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 264
Posted By Bob_Stan
Question IiMac and Thunderbolt Ports

Is there any advantage to plugging each thunderbolt drive into a separate port on an iMac as opposed to using 1 port and daisy chaining the drives?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-20-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By Bob_Stan
Do you mean you can only open backups back to a...

Do you mean you can only open backups back to a certain date OR there are backups you can't open scattered throughout the dates? If the former, it may be that Time Machine is deleting older backups...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-28-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By Bob_Stan
It has all those features - personally I have...

It has all those features - personally I have only overlaid 4 tracks. If you do a web search for Izzy Videos you can find some free video tutorials on Final Cut that shows a lot of its capabilities.
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-27-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Bob_Stan
If you are in a reasonable distance of an Apple...

If you are in a reasonable distance of an Apple Store it is worthwhile making a Genius Bar appointment. They will pin point the problem and tell you what it would cost to fix it. I recently had the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-27-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 377
Posted By Bob_Stan
Yes, unfortunately it can. What is the year of...

Yes, unfortunately it can. What is the year of your iMac?
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-30-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 422
Posted By Bob_Stan
The fact that it does not appear in a screenshot...

The fact that it does not appear in a screenshot suggests to me it is a problem with the screen itself. I have a similar issue on an old lcd (non-mac) monitor which i know i caused by improper...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-07-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,366
Posted By Bob_Stan
My installation took about 20 minutes after the...

My installation took about 20 minutes after the "one second remaining" appeared.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By Bob_Stan
LibreOffice 4.2.6.3

Has anyone else had a problem with dropping images into a writer document in this version? When I try it, it opens up the image in Draw instead of dropping it onto the page.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 18,992
Posted By Bob_Stan
Have updated two iMacs and 1 Macbook Pro with no...

Have updated two iMacs and 1 Macbook Pro with no issues. One iMac to go. Parallels for Mac works fine. Had to update Carbon Copy Cloner to a newer version. Still have to wait for an Onyx version...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,538
Posted By Bob_Stan
I did an upgrade install from Mavericks to...

I did an upgrade install from Mavericks to Yosemite. Libre Office is still there and is fine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-09-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By Bob_Stan
This may not be related, but my iMac would hang...

This may not be related, but my iMac would hang up either shutting down or going to sleep if I had Wake for Network access enabled in the Power Saving Options. Turning that off solved all my problems.
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-09-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 718
Posted By Bob_Stan
Pausing between phone number and extension

I know that when I enter contact information I can specify a number and extension like 555-555-5555,,1111 to get a pause and then dial the extension. Works fine.

What doesn't work is I use a...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-01-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By Bob_Stan
Thanks - the document was helpful, but following...

Thanks - the document was helpful, but following the steps didn't resolve anything. I finally deleted my wife as a family member and re-added her. After that, it starting working as I expected.
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-01-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By Bob_Stan
Can Anyone explain Family Sharing

I tired it between two iPhone 6's. I set up family sharing on my phone and shared with my wife. But on her phone she still doesn't see my purchases unless she logs into the AppStore with my account....
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 09-29-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By Bob_Stan
I believe the only way to keep your UDP with...

I believe the only way to keep your UDP with Verizon is to pay full price for the phone.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 09-26-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 922
Posted By Bob_Stan
Got My iPhone 6+ today

A week earlier than Verizon originally promised!

Just a few comments, not a review. (My previous phone was an iPhone 5.) I don't see how anyone can bend it without putting it in their back pocket...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,490
Posted By Bob_Stan
Customers with Verizon that still have unlimited...

Customers with Verizon that still have unlimited data plans may be surprised to find that they will lose the unlimited data option unless they pay FULL price for the phone.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-05-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 752
Posted By Bob_Stan
Go to Preferences\Security. You will have the...

Go to Preferences\Security. You will have the option to allow this install (if you are on mavericks)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-26-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 396
Posted By Bob_Stan
Cocoanut Battery Update

Just downloaded Cocoanut Battery 3.1.1 and now the program is telling me "No battery found" on my MacbookPro. Anyone else seeing this?
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-25-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By Bob_Stan
End of my story - dropped my (wife's) iMac off at...

End of my story - dropped my (wife's) iMac off at the Apple store Saturday at 2:30 for the video card replacement and picked it up today (two days later) at 6:30. The card was replaced with the same...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-24-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By Bob_Stan
I don't think the Apple Care is extended - just...

I don't think the Apple Care is extended - just the coverage for the video card problem.
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-23-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 882
Posted By Bob_Stan
They definitely will replace the card IF your...

They definitely will replace the card IF your model is one of those affected as long as the failure occurs within 4 years of the original retail purchase date. They just did that for my mid 2011 27...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-23-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By Bob_Stan
Just came back from the Genius Bar at the Apple...

Just came back from the Genius Bar at the Apple Store. They ran diagnostics on my mid-2011 27 inch iMac and found a failed video card. Apparently the video card could be repaired on this model...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 284

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:32 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?