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Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-07-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 595
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, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
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, 08:43 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 14,257
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, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,780
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, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 344
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, 11:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 545
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, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
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, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
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 09-30-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 470
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, 11:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
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, 04:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,143
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, 11:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
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, 11:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
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 08-26-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
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, 05:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
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 08-24-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
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, 06:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
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...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-22-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Bob_Stan
I had a similar problem. I solved mine by...

I had a similar problem. I solved mine by deleting the associated plist file.

~(yourhome)/library/preferences/com.apple.preview.plist
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-20-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 878
Posted By Bob_Stan
Yes you can pay as needed, but the cost of even a...

Yes you can pay as needed, but the cost of even a simple repair would be more than the Apple Care. After the Apple Care expires you can still take it to an Apple Store and they will give you an...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-20-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 878
Posted By Bob_Stan
What ever options you choose, budget for the...

What ever options you choose, budget for the extended Apple Care (which you can purchase any time during the first year) which extends the warranty and telephone support to 3 years. There is very...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-18-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,039
Posted By Bob_Stan
I have the same model as you, with the exception...

I have the same model as you, with the exception of 32 GB of ram. It is definitely not slow is moving large files. I would follow chscag's suggestion and have it checked out at an Apple store. ...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-18-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By Bob_Stan
Here's something else. I have a backup on an...

Here's something else. I have a backup on an external drive cloned with Carbon Copy Cloner. If I hold the option key, I can see this drive and select it to boot from. I get the same brief Apple...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-17-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 795
Posted By Bob_Stan
iMac fails to gray screen

My wife's early 2011 27 inch iMac running Mavericks with an SSD and 1 TB hard drive fails to a gray screen during operation. I managed to reboot into recovery mode and ran disk utilities - which...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 561
Posted By Bob_Stan
Run speed test and then query Comcast on how they...

Run speed test and then query Comcast on how they believe the stats show you are getting the speed you paid for. There is a misunderstanding on either you or their part on the speed you have paid...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-14-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 452
Posted By Bob_Stan
I only use a qwerty keyboard, but in System...

I only use a qwerty keyboard, but in System Preferences under Keyboard/Input you can click the plus and add Dvorak. Maybe that will do what you want.
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