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Forum: Switcher Hangout Today, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Simply...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :)

Simply open the image in Preview (should already be your default image viewer in OS X) - see the screen capture below of an Alexander Calder lithograph from the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Today, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 142
Posted By RadDave
Once further information became available, I...

Once further information became available, I believe that your question relates to why the power cord to AC has a removable attachment to the charger, which has another charging cable for the laptop....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By RadDave
Please explain yourself - how to use Preview is...

Please explain yourself - how to use Preview is often asked on the forum and others w/ similar questions will like to know 'what you found' and how it solved your issues - just expected forum...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By RadDave
Agree w/ Harry, i.e. provide more information on...

Agree w/ Harry, i.e. provide more information on your system pertinent to his questions. Also, some additional inquiries: 1) What type of batteries are you using (brand & 'one use' vs....
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By RadDave
Hi Dittoman - just opened Onyx (Yosemite version)...

Hi Dittoman - just opened Onyx (Yosemite version) on my MBPro - pic below w/ the 'Automation' tab opened - the choices there are easily understood and should not disable your computer's drive when...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By RadDave
Well, let's start from the beginning, i.e. please...

Well, let's start from the beginning, i.e. please provide some information about your computer (model and year) & OS X installed. Are your images opening in Preview - its menu bar will appear in the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) You can open...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) You can open your images in Preview (which is part of OS X), and do a wide variety of image editing, including adding text, lines, arrows, and resizing - the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 177
Posted By RadDave
Hi Ron - will simply boot into the 'Recovery...

Hi Ron - will simply boot into the 'Recovery System' - Options HERE (http://support.apple.com/en-us/HT4718) - Dave :)
Forum: Movies and Video 01-28-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 530
Posted By RadDave
Yep - I don't 'jailbreak' my iDevices and not...

Yep - I don't 'jailbreak' my iDevices and not sure there is an app in the store that would accomplish that goal - did find this LINK...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-28-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 266
Posted By RadDave
Good luck - not sure that 'stabilizing' from the...

Good luck - not sure that 'stabilizing' from the outside will work but who knows. If not already done, you might want to take a look at these iFixit Guides...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-28-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 266
Posted By RadDave
I agree, the cables and connectors should be...

I agree, the cables and connectors should be designed to not only last but to handle potential abuse (e.g. bending, acute angulation, etc.) - Apple has not been responsible in this goal.

Now, I've...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-28-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By RadDave
Hi Guys - this has obviously come up on other...

Hi Guys - this has obviously come up on other threads since I've been a member here (have posted before on the topic) - SO, learned NOT to do any defrag on a SSD drive which is on my MBPro (early...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-27-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 449
Posted By RadDave
Already did both of my Macs a few hours ago -...

Already did both of my Macs a few hours ago - hope that it fixes an issue on my MBPro in the Airport Utility which on & off was not recognizing my AP Extreme router but was still connected to the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 01-27-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 838
Posted By RadDave
For me the iOS update about an hour ago fixed...

For me the iOS update about an hour ago fixed another issue on my iPad Air 2, i.e. I could not get AirDrop to work from my iPad to my MBPro (transferred fine in the other direction), but after going...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-27-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 429
Posted By RadDave
Hi Bill - you simply view a post by another...

Hi Bill - you simply view a post by another member, such as Chas-m in this particular thread, then if you select the reputation icon, you can increase their reputation (BUT again if you've already...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-26-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By RadDave
Hi Chscag - actually my wife loves tofu and has a...

Hi Chscag - actually my wife loves tofu and has a number of rotating stirred fried dishes - she usually puts in a little shrimp for me - we enjoy and it is quite healthy! Actually, those 'phony'...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-26-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By RadDave
Hi John,,,, - you might want to tell us which...

Hi John,,,, - you might want to tell us which iPad you own and the remaining storage - the iOS 8.x upgrade requires nearly 5 GB of 'free' storage if done OTA (Over the Air), but much less if...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 01-26-2015, 09:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By RadDave
Same here - replaced my old 32 GB iPad 2 w/ a new...

Same here - replaced my old 32 GB iPad 2 w/ a new 64 GB iPad Air 2 in early December - I would strongly discourage anyone buying a new iPad to pick a 16 GB model, just a poor choice these days - but...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-26-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 429
Posted By RadDave
Bill - let me try this another time w/ some new...

Bill - let me try this another time w/ some new screen captures - in the first image below, I simply double-clicked on one in my pictures folder which opens the image in Preview - note that only the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-26-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 552
Posted By RadDave
Concerning 'spread your reputation around', yep...

Concerning 'spread your reputation around', yep happens to me all of the time - I'm assuming that this is simply built-into the reputation feature on this forum's software - one of the mods would...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-26-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By RadDave
Harry - LOL! :) BTW, what was the main...

Harry - LOL! :) BTW, what was the main ingredient - tofu? Dave ;)

ADDENDUM: OH MY, tofu fish sticks do exist and don't look too bad! Recipe HERE...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-26-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,844
Posted By RadDave
Hi Nick - glad that you survived that initial...

Hi Nick - glad that you survived that initial outing and all is well - continued good luck! Dave :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-26-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 552
Posted By RadDave
Hey - not to worry - I was just jesting w/ Pm-r -...

Hey - not to worry - I was just jesting w/ Pm-r - sorry about your house fire & dog! ;)

Concerning the reputation issue, see the screen capture below - I clicked on the 'face icon' in the right...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-26-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 429
Posted By RadDave
Hi Bill - not to worry about your last statement...

Hi Bill - not to worry about your last statement (bolded above) - since we are not paid for trying to help others in this forum, one perk is to increase the poster's reputation.

The 'toolbox' in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-26-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 232
Posted By RadDave
Thanks Guys for the great comments and the links...

Thanks Guys for the great comments and the links - I've also read that 'repairing permissions' usually does little if anything unless indeed file or folder access is indeed blocked - I'm the only one...
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