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Search: Posts Made By: Rod Sprague
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-18-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 386
Posted By Rod Sprague
Lori, just try again. Go to Photos in the side...

Lori, just try again. Go to Photos in the side column of any Finder window, scroll until you see Photos Library.photoslibrary, select that by right clicking on it and you will see in the menu Show...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-18-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By Rod Sprague
The first step in that process is to export them...

The first step in that process is to export them to a folder on the desktop. Then startup Iphoto holding the option key. That will allow you to open the new library. Then import the photos from...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 05-18-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By Rod Sprague
So I take it that because the Home Button does...

So I take it that because the Home Button does not work you are using the on screen alternative. This poses a problem because the normal "hard" reset method is to hold both the power button and Home...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-18-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thats a very pessimistic view you have there. My...

Thats a very pessimistic view you have there. My experience with updates is that they add things or change things but only after market research. As for copy and paste to iPhoto, why would you do...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-17-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By Rod Sprague
It is my impression that as a replacement for...

It is my impression that as a replacement for iPhoto it may be fully functional but currently a no frills version. I think that user and industry feedback will result in updates fairly soon. I kinda...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-13-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 554
Posted By Rod Sprague
My photos are all sorted in descending order as...

My photos are all sorted in descending order as with iPhoto, that is, the most recent in the Photos view is the last added ie my most recent are last at the bottom of the viewing window.
This is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,749
Posted By Rod Sprague
I suppose cutting edge technology is always going...

I suppose cutting edge technology is always going to be a bit risky I agree that "thinner and lighter" probably equals reduced padding. This is the risk we take with all brand new designs but we are...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,749
Posted By Rod Sprague
Well nick cureMS does say it was kept in very...

Well nick cureMS does say it was kept in very good condition, I concede that bumps can happen but a solid state circuit board should be a little more resistant to the occasional jolt. If not it just...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-11-2015, 03:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 19,749
Posted By Rod Sprague
I'm afraid I agree with the users in general, the...

I'm afraid I agree with the users in general, the manufacturer of an item of that (claimed) quality and price should have some responsibility to the purchaser if the internal components fail...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-10-2015, 05:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By Rod Sprague
Whatever circumstances you are in apart from...

Whatever circumstances you are in apart from manual sorting (that is assuming everything is working as it should) you are really faced with purchasing a third party app to remove duplicates. I can...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-09-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By Rod Sprague
Personally my wife and I just bought an iPhone 5s...

Personally my wife and I just bought an iPhone 5s each. I got the smaller version and she got the larger. We went for the 5s because it is compatible with Yosemite features and apps and I got the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-09-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 316
Posted By Rod Sprague
Since you are referring to the new Photos app I...

Since you are referring to the new Photos app I assume you must be running Yosemite 10.10.3.
If you have duplicates, how did you discover them? Are you sure they are duplicates?
It is my beleif...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-08-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By Rod Sprague
Your blood is worth bottling. I knew I had seen...

Your blood is worth bottling. I knew I had seen it from time to time but naturally (or not) go for the contacts app to find other peoples info and assumed it would be there.
Spent ages looking for...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-08-2015, 11:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By Rod Sprague
No Own Number at top of Contacts

I know this is a small thing but for a short time my own phone number appeared at the top of the list of contacts in the Contacts App.
Now it doesn't? I know it should but I cannot find any...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-08-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Rod Sprague
Hi bajagirl1, how do you knowTime Machine is not...

Hi bajagirl1, how do you knowTime Machine is not backing up all of your photos?
Remember Time machine is not structured like a normal filing system, it performs incremental backups and regular...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By Rod Sprague
Dependent on what OSX you have on this laptop the...

Dependent on what OSX you have on this laptop the process for Reinstalling the OS is just a matter of Restarting holding the "R" key. Once you are in the Recovery Partition select Reinstall OSX and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By Rod Sprague
Rick assuming that she is happy with the...

Rick assuming that she is happy with the capabilities and performance of the laptop in it's current state (as per RadDave's post) then yes there is a list of must do's below.
Please do not skip any...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-04-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By Rod Sprague
There is also another way I discovered by...

There is also another way I discovered by accident. Start by clicking Playlists at the top of the items window to restore the sidebar, then select Songs from the drop-down menu at the top-right of...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-04-2015, 02:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By Rod Sprague
Actually chas_m that's not quite true according...

Actually chas_m that's not quite true according to Apple.

If you don’t see song information

When you insert a CD in your computer’s disc drive (or a SuperDrive connected to your computer),...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-04-2015, 02:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 806
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks chas, that's good news I had no personal...

Thanks chas, that's good news I had no personal reasons for being suspicious of MacUpdate just don't like to advise anyone to use a third party source for software downloads when the developers site...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-04-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sounds like a faulty RAM chip to me.

Sounds like a faulty RAM chip to me.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-04-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,214
Posted By Rod Sprague
I know its coincidental considering the update...

I know its coincidental considering the update but the only time I have seen that notification was on a dropped MBP where the network card was damaged.
Try using the Setup Assistant to create a new...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-04-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By Rod Sprague
OK Jo_JoJo, here is my take on it. You have an...

OK Jo_JoJo, here is my take on it. You have an iMac with a noisy disk drive. This does not mean your iMac is about to crash but doing a backup is a very good idea.
Leave the other external HD out...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-04-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By Rod Sprague
How can you have Photos if you are still running...

How can you have Photos if you are still running Mavericks? I thought Photos was only included in the Yosemite 10.10.3 update.:Confused:
Is it possible that the iPhoto update 9.6.1 will only run on...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-04-2015, 12:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By Rod Sprague
I'm still curious as to why you would have 7000+...

I'm still curious as to why you would have 7000+ recovered files in the Trash in the first place. It is my understanding that these are temporary files created by apps and are usually deleted when...
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