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Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-23-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By nickyr
welcome

welcome
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-23-2015, 05:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 555
Posted By nickyr
mine only gets shut down when leaving it for a...

mine only gets shut down when leaving it for a long time (holidays) or when it needs a restart to implement a software update
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-22-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 968
Posted By nickyr
I find myself in a similar position. I'm hoping...

I find myself in a similar position. I'm hoping to retire when I'm recovered leaving plenty of time for photography.

I'va already designed my man cave / studio and have decided on one of the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-17-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,597
Posted By nickyr
thank you once again everyone it seems I...

thank you once again everyone

it seems I keep hitting brick walls all the time at the moment so I've a theory that my stem cell transplant will go hitch free (fingers crossed!)
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-17-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By nickyr
strange mine is set up the same but if I...

strange

mine is set up the same but if I close safari by clicking on the red dot, put my mac to sleep, return later to wake it I just get the desktop picture and have to actually click on safari...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-16-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,597
Posted By nickyr
Just as an update - things haven't gone too well...

Just as an update - things haven't gone too well lately.

I was rushed to A&E just over 2 weeks ago with a suspected heart attack. Thankfully this was not the case but they found a large blood...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-16-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 307
Posted By nickyr
in the safari menu in the menu bar, select...

in the safari menu in the menu bar, select preferences then:

general tab
set safari to open with a new window
set new windows to open to whatever you want other than same page
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-23-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 450
Posted By nickyr
I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll...

I'm with Joe on this. Keep it simple and you'll keep doing it.

i use TM permanently connected to my iMac, then external drives for:

1. a bootable clone (I use SuperDuper)
2. my .NEF (RAW...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 03:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By nickyr
download and run Adware Medic AdwareMedic...

download and run Adware Medic

AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php)

then click on safari - safari extensions - adblock plus - instal adblock plus
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By nickyr
worked it out now - sorry!

worked it out now - sorry!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By nickyr
Just tried to do this. Signed into my apple...

Just tried to do this.

Signed into my apple ID used to purchase the film, but on my iMac it's saying that all purchases have been downloaded. I can see the movie in my purchase history. An album...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By nickyr
thanks I knew there was a simple way to do...

thanks

I knew there was a simple way to do it but my addled brain couldn't work it out!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By nickyr
Transfer itunes purchase from MBA to iMac

Last night I purchased and downloaded a film using my MBA.

I'd like to have this new film along with all my others on my iMac. How do I go about transfering my purchased film between these 2...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-11-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By nickyr
from the keychain menu, choose keychain access...

from the keychain menu, choose keychain access and then keychain first aid

enter your keychain password (probably your user password)

then click on verify, followed by repair
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-10-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By nickyr
Welcome to the forum. I have just bought a...

Welcome to the forum.

I have just bought a MBA and at the moment it is naked - I intend to leave it this way.

I do however have a case on my white MacBook made by Topideal which fits well and...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-06-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By nickyr
sorted - many thanks :-)

sorted - many thanks :-)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-05-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By nickyr
thanks chscag - is it just a case of dragging the...

thanks chscag - is it just a case of dragging the iWork folder over to the shared devices in Finder as long I'm logged into my Apple ID on them?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-04-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By nickyr
Pages, Numbers and Keynote

Last week I bought a brand new MBA which of course came with the above apps.

Is there any way of now getting these onto my imac and white macbook? They don't show up as purchases on my app store...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-02-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By nickyr
I bought a brand new MBA last week. I only...

I bought a brand new MBA last week.

I only installed 2 items on it:

- adware medic
- microsoft silverlight

both from the official sites. I can't imagine aware medic allowing a back door...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-02-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 466
Posted By nickyr
Thanks everyone I'll work out the cost to...

Thanks everyone

I'll work out the cost to see if it's prohibitive and if so leave it at the max of 3 hours it's at now
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-02-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 466
Posted By nickyr
never put iMac to sleep

Hi everyone

My 27" iMac is my main computer - it holds all my documents, music, films, photos, etc.

At present I am using my newly acquired macbook air much more but store everything I do on my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-31-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 326
Posted By nickyr
the current version of itunes is 12.1.0.50 ...

the current version of itunes is 12.1.0.50

you can check if you are running this version by clicking on itunes in the menu bar and then clickng about iTunes. a window will open showing what...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-24-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 354
Posted By nickyr
i once dragged an application from the...

i once dragged an application from the applications folder listed in the left most column (favourites) and thought I'd lost it only to find it still in the devices - mac hd - applications folder...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-24-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By nickyr
click on mail, preferences, fonts and colours

click on mail, preferences, fonts and colours
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-24-2015, 04:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By nickyr
I don't think the post 2012 iMacs are really user...

I don't think the post 2012 iMacs are really user serviceable. Even upgrading the RAM on the 21.5" model requires a strip down.

Everything is doable of course, but I wouldn't like to attempt to...
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