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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Today, 12:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By pm-r
So, just for my clarity, are you're saying all...

So, just for my clarity, are you're saying all the the sound preferences are set properly and your headphones work with Skype but not with other applications???
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By pm-r
I wasn't really pinpointing or being specific...

I wasn't really pinpointing or being specific about any Weather Channel sites but generally some of them and some sites that include a video window within their page.

Some appear to be dead,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By pm-r
I have noticed lately that some small video...

I have noticed lately that some small video windows, typical in weather type sites, won't play properly if at all if either AdBolock or Ghostery are enabled with Safari in Mavericks.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 09:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By pm-r
Have you checked your Sound settings in your...

Have you checked your Sound settings in your System Preferences for the proper Output?

Skype has and uses it's own separate video/audio settings.
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 165
Posted By pm-r
And it sounds like a good time to visit the Mac...

And it sounds like a good time to visit the Mac AdwareMedic site… ;)
AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php)
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 91
Posted By pm-r
It sounds quite pretty, and maybe just some...

It sounds quite pretty, and maybe just some Christmas lighting decoration or even a simulated Northern Light display, whatever iMac model it might be. And that info could help. ;)

But more...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By pm-r
Adding a URL would sure help and does it use any...

Adding a URL would sure help and does it use any type of java or Flash and are they installed and enabled — and up to date???

Have you tested or tried other video sites and do they work???
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 01:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By pm-r
And maybe he actually "upgraded" buy installing...

And maybe he actually "upgraded" buy installing Mavericks. ;)

Sorry, I couldn't resist. :D
Forum: Security Awareness 12-27-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 367
Posted By pm-r
That can be a PITA, and if you need help you can...

That can be a PITA, and if you need help you can use some of the guites from the legitimate Mac sites with a search:...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-26-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 208
Posted By pm-r
Actually, there are several used MacBook Pro...

Actually, there are several used MacBook Pro "Core i5" 2.5 13" Mid-2012 models in the completed sales on ebay that sold for in the $600.00 - $700.00 ± range. So not too far out of line. ;)
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 139
Posted By pm-r
I didn't spend much time perusing that site, but...

I didn't spend much time perusing that site, but just curious, it seemed to be a bit geeky to me and how or what to download and install, but more basically, how does one know what OS X version...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-26-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 208
Posted By pm-r
For a quick price comparison, and besides...

For a quick price comparison, and besides checking ebay sold prices etc., use some sites like:
Mac2Sell - Argus, Evaluation, Guide to used Mac, iPad, iPhone & iPod (http://www.mac2sell.net)

A...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-26-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 123
Posted By pm-r
I guess you've checked Apple's checklist???: ...

I guess you've checked Apple's checklist???:
Trackpad or Magic Trackpad is jumpy or erratic - Apple Support (http://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT203171)

And be aware of the goofy trackpad problem an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 139
Posted By pm-r
I don't know what the difference is with a HP...

I don't know what the difference is with a HP LaserJet 2420D, but the HP LaserJet 2420 is listed by Apple as a supported printer:
OS X: Printer and scanner software available for download - Apple...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-26-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 113
Posted By pm-r
Lots of users have had similar problem if you...

Lots of users have had similar problem if you want to check:
https://www.google.ca/search?client=safari&rls=en&q=imac+flicker+and+dim&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&gfe_rd=cr&ei=d-6dVMOkDsKFoQTO7oCoBg
or more...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,427
Posted By pm-r
Huh…??? It's pretty hard for anyone here to be...

Huh…??? It's pretty hard for anyone here to be accusing you of anything, especially with only one post here.

Maybe just grab a can of that compressed air/gas that was mentioned and use it...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-26-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 820
Posted By pm-r
An excellent post chas_m and I see you've "seen...

An excellent post chas_m and I see you've "seen the light" about using the free space percentage recommendations. ;)

And if I may add a small suggestion that seems to help when using the "nuke...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 332
Posted By pm-r
It would be much better if it just had a proper...

It would be much better if it just had a proper resistor in the circuit to help aid discharging the high voltage. ;)
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-26-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By pm-r
Maybe get your son to show you a few more of the...

Maybe get your son to show you a few more of the constructive tricks and things one can do with their iDevice. ;)

Many useful ones I've discovered are seemingly "hidden" I'm discovering. Some I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-26-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 332
Posted By pm-r
As far as a case cracker goes if one doesn't want...

As far as a case cracker goes if one doesn't want to use screwdrivers and such, and as I recall can damage the case as bit, I used to use some modified spring Bulldog Clips that worked quite well.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-25-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 332
Posted By pm-r
I don't what or where it's stored on the old Mac...

I don't what or where it's stored on the old Mac Classics, but I can sure tell of several Mac techs that had their elbows bent and even some that ended up on their knees. ;)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-25-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By pm-r
Hmmm… I missed the OP's use of Yosemite, but I...

Hmmm… I missed the OP's use of Yosemite, but I read the developers note differently:
"Update: I will not be updating Day-O for OS X Yosemite in the foreseeable future. …"

One could always try it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-25-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 265
Posted By pm-r
If you're not using Yosemite, you can use the...

If you're not using Yosemite, you can use the free Day-O, and then set its display settings to "EEE, MMM d, ''yy" instead of the default "E h:mm a" or anything else from his link to "Date Format...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-25-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 332
Posted By pm-r
Besides the long special screwdrivers needed...

Besides the long special screwdrivers needed you'll also have to use or probably create your own case cracker to even get into the case, and then discharge the CRT high voltage properly. A straight...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 12-24-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By pm-r
Sorry, but from your description, I don't really...

Sorry, but from your description, I don't really understand what the problem is.

Maybe give a better description and describe exactly what is happening - or not.
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