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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 367
Posted By IWT
Yes, in principle—except that CCC also clones...

Yes, in principle—except that CCC also clones your recovery partition which SuperDuper! doesn't.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By IWT
Hi andy m Welcome to the Forums As I...

Hi andy m

Welcome to the Forums

As I understand it, a clean install requires that you make a Boot Installer on, say a USB, install this on your new SSD, migrate the Docs etc to the SSD and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By IWT
I use the free version of Basic YTD. No problems.

I use the free version of Basic YTD. No problems.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-17-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,225
Posted By IWT
pcdebb I've followed this thread from the...

pcdebb

I've followed this thread from the beginning. I'm thrilled for you. Also chastened, as your Upload speed is faster than my Download speed! Well, that's life - (in the slow lane)

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-16-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 433
Posted By IWT
Hi bobhanson Welcome to the Forums. The...

Hi bobhanson

Welcome to the Forums.

The above comments are offered in fun and should be taken as such; but behind this is the serious point that we need to get a handle on the problem. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-12-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 639
Posted By IWT
Without involving third party software or...

Without involving third party software or Terminal (which I find too spooky to play with), you could, at modest inconvenience, do the whole thing manually.

In System Preferences, Click on TM and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-12-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By IWT
+1 for PDFpen (and PDFpen Pro). Some would say...

+1 for PDFpen (and PDFpen Pro). Some would say pricey, but videos & tutorials are very helpful and these are robust apps.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-27-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By IWT
Hi Ocrane When I started out using Macs, I...

Hi Ocrane

When I started out using Macs, I purchased a respected made-for-Mac dedicated anti-virus app. In the first 4 years of using it, not one single virus or malicious product was detected. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By IWT
Hi, What Steve said is that the Ctrl-click...

Hi,

What Steve said is that the Ctrl-click is in relation to your iPhoto Library, not the iPhoto App which I think is what you were trying to do. Apologies if I've misunderstood you.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By IWT
Hi and welcome to the Forums. I too have...

Hi and welcome to the Forums.

I too have Toast Titanium 12 having had the 10 and 11 versions; but I'm slightly confused by what exactly you are trying to do. Probably my fault. A little more...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By IWT
Yes, David, more choice is generally welcome and...

Yes, David, more choice is generally welcome and in the case of DuckDuckGo, many like you who value more privacy, will be pleased.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By IWT
Hi and welcome to the Forums. You don't...

Hi and welcome to the Forums.

You don't mention the source of your photos (camera or from a card or from within the Mac itself).

If camera, for example, attach it via USB, then open iPhoto,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-19-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,076
Posted By IWT
+1 for PDFpen Pro. Had it for a few years. ...

+1 for PDFpen Pro. Had it for a few years. Incredibly versatile.

Ian
Forum: iOS and Apps 09-18-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,109
Posted By IWT
I suspect there could be a problem relating to...

I suspect there could be a problem relating to iCloud Drive. If one enables iCloud Drive on the iPhone or iPad it will work on these devices, but not on the Mac until such time as the current OS is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By IWT
Point well made and taken, vansmith. I was...

Point well made and taken, vansmith. I was referring solely to Snow Leopard versus subsequent OS X upgrades.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-15-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By IWT
And then there's iCloud. Only available from...

And then there's iCloud. Only available from 10.7 onwards if you wish to sync almost anything across different Apple devices.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By IWT
And here's how to move your iTunes and iPhoto...

And here's how to move your iTunes and iPhoto libraries:

iPhoto '11: Move your iPhoto library to a new location (http://support.apple.com/kb/PH2506)

How to move your iTunes Media folder |...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By IWT
Similarly, in Safari, if you use it, open Safari...

Similarly, in Safari, if you use it, open Safari Preferences > General and the top two options are Default Browser and Default Search Engine. Make your choices.

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 686
Posted By IWT
Welcome to the Forum. I can't say exactly...

Welcome to the Forum.

I can't say exactly what the Apple Genius is opening, but I've a fair guess that it might be the "Recent Items" folder.

If you go into System Preferences > General then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-09-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By IWT
I'm not saying this will cure the problem, but my...

I'm not saying this will cure the problem, but my simple suggestion takes but a few seconds and no one has yet come up with an answer.

In Mail: click on Inbox to highlight it. Then, from the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-04-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,073
Posted By IWT
Interestingly, both methods work on 10.9.4. ...

Interestingly, both methods work on 10.9.4.

Pm-r's solution is the standard way of getting the total size of a bunch of files rather than getting the size for individual files and I would have...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-04-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By IWT
Hi Jack. Welcome to the Forum. Just so that I'm...

Hi Jack. Welcome to the Forum. Just so that I'm clear on what you did— you dragged the Folder into the Dock "next to Downloads".

On the Dock, there is, to the far right, a line. To the right of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-04-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By IWT
If my recollection of 10.6.x (Snow Leopard, I...

If my recollection of 10.6.x (Snow Leopard, I think) is correct, the scroll direction was "fixed". The option to change the scroll direction first appeared on 10.7 (Lion) because Apple was trying to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-02-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By IWT
@Gatorrock Just interested, and you might...

@Gatorrock

Just interested, and you might not want to say (fair enough); but what Back Up method do you have which allows you to "go back to a previous state"?

Ian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-26-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By IWT
bzguy, I need a little clarification please....

bzguy,

I need a little clarification please. When you say you have "a complete iPhoto album", do you mean an iPhoto Library? That is, a Library created on a previous or other Mac? Reason for...
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