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Forum: iOS and Apps 01-19-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By dbm
Would Time Machine have a backup if you sync your...

Would Time Machine have a backup if you sync your notes to your Mac via iCloud?
Forum: Apple TV 01-18-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By dbm
My setup is an ATV3 downstairs and an ATV2...

My setup is an ATV3 downstairs and an ATV2 upstairs. My media server is a Mac Mini running Yosemite and set to operate 24/7. The ATV3 is connected via a hard wire to the Mini, whilst the ATV2...
Forum: Security Awareness 01-17-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By dbm
iOS 8 was a huge change as we all know, and I...

iOS 8 was a huge change as we all know, and I recall stories at the time reporting that the OSX team had been co-opted into helping out the iOS team so the launch schedule could be met.

I think...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-16-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 393
Posted By dbm
Since my current wristwatch looks like this: ...

Since my current wristwatch looks like this:
http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e235/dan_martland/large_53804343012_zps038e937a.png
The size and shape of an Apple Watch is a complete non-issue to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By dbm
Just take care when migrating. Lots of people...

Just take care when migrating. Lots of people seem to have hiccups when transitioning phones over from one iTunes account to another. Make sure you check and note the iMessage, iTunes and iCloud...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-16-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 393
Posted By dbm
The question in my mind was whether glasses in...

The question in my mind was whether glasses in general are a bad idea for wearable tech (at least for the immediate future) and so whether smart watches will get more attention as the 'best' wearable...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-15-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 393
Posted By dbm
Google Glass surrenders...

Google Glass sales halted but firm says kit is not dead - BBC News (http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-30831128)

Google are discontinuing Glass. I wonder what the implications for wearables in...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-13-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 728
Posted By dbm
I'd suggest trying OpenOffice too, another free...

I'd suggest trying OpenOffice too, another free app. Their spreadsheet app looks very much like the pre-ribbon version of Excel.

You can download it from OpenOffice.org (http://www.OpenOffice.org)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-13-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By dbm
A quick search turned up this specialist forum:...

A quick search turned up this specialist forum: MacScripter (http://macscripter.net)

Maybe ask people there?

I've done some basic experiments with Automator, but never tried to use it for...
Forum: Apple TV 01-11-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By dbm
It's now 24hrs since the restart and my ATV3 is...

It's now 24hrs since the restart and my ATV3 is still showing via Homesharing, so I count that as a fix for my problem at least.
Forum: Apple TV 01-10-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By dbm
This morning I reconnected my ATV3 to Homesharing...

This morning I reconnected my ATV3 to Homesharing (by turning Homesharing off then on) then I did a 'Restart' of the ATV3. It has held the connection to Homesharing since then, which is now around...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-10-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By dbm
Very interesting. Thanks for sharing the link.

Very interesting. Thanks for sharing the link.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-09-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By dbm
I wonder if photostream will be discontinued once...

I wonder if photostream will be discontinued once this is live?
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 01-09-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By dbm
Excellent :-)

Excellent :-)
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-09-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By dbm
GoodReader for me. I am also reading books, but...

GoodReader for me. I am also reading books, but PDFs in my case.

For Kindle reading I use a Paperwhite.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-09-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By dbm
So all a user's storage (files and photos) comes...

So all a user's storage (files and photos) comes out of the same 5GB bundle?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-09-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By dbm
I think for your first question you are saying...

I think for your first question you are saying that you copied your photos into a 'regular' folder on your Mac as part of the migration then added all those pics to iPhoto? In that case, I believe...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-08-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By dbm
Presumably it's DLNA but I can't see anything...

Presumably it's DLNA but I can't see anything specific which would confirm that.

ETA: actually, it looks like a proprietary protocol developed by Google:...
Forum: Apple TV 01-08-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By dbm
I think it's the latest version of iOS on the...

I think it's the latest version of iOS on the ATV. I have a 2nd gen upstairs in my house, and a 3rd gen downstairs. The 2nd gen is no longer supported by updates, so it is on a different (older)...
Forum: Apple TV 01-08-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 567
Posted By dbm
Hi there, I have pretty much this setup at...

Hi there,

I have pretty much this setup at home. I have a Mac Mini as my media server, with an external RAID storing all my media. My have ATVs on both the TVs in the house, and two Airports which...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-08-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By dbm
Use the Remote app instead to drive the YouTube...

Use the Remote app instead to drive the YouTube app directly on your ATV?
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 01-08-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By dbm
I have this too. If I send a message to an iPhone...

I have this too. If I send a message to an iPhone it goes as an SMS if I use the phone number. I can force it use use iMessage by sending it to the email address associated with the recipient's...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 01-08-2015, 08:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By dbm
I would just delete that playlist and create a...

I would just delete that playlist and create a new one from scratch - you can burn any playlist you like. Doesn't fix your problem, but should hopefully eliminate it.

Don't know about burning...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 01-08-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By dbm
You select a playlist to burn to CD; are those...

You select a playlist to burn to CD; are those tracks on the playlist?

Looking at the error message, the reason they can't be burned is because the files are no longer on your hard drive, rather...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-02-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By dbm
Whilst it's correct to say we can't definitively...

Whilst it's correct to say we can't definitively answer the question, I think there is strong evidence that each watch can use any strap.

Look at this image from the Apple site:...
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