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Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-29-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 254
Posted By RadDave
Hello - please read Writing Quality Post...

Hello - please read Writing Quality Post (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/news-community-announcements/313284-writing-quality-post.html) and then provide us w/ more information.

And no, you do...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-29-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 402
Posted By RadDave
Hi Marie-Eve - now, you've already received some...

Hi Marie-Eve - now, you've already received some great advice, but just to further clarify, your laptop appears to be a mid-2009 model w/ just 2 GB of RAM, as already stated (information HERE...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-29-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By RadDave
Hey Mike - yep, the 'Tips' app is suppose to be...

Hey Mike - yep, the 'Tips' app is suppose to be there and I have to correct myself - the app IS on my iPad 2 but I hid it in another folder (not to look at it!) and just checked my wife's Mini - she...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-29-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By RadDave
Well, if you followed my link, then the same...

Well, if you followed my link, then the same program but now in v. 6.x w/ a Yosemite upgrade (I have v. 5.x); also, the information can be viewed differently (the 3 'pages' & pie chart icons in the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-29-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By RadDave
Hello & welcome to the forum! :) In the...

Hello & welcome to the forum! :) In the meantime, take at look at the forum's official Sticky...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-29-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By RadDave
Hello Mike.... - does the icon look like the...

Hello Mike.... - does the icon look like the attachments below? If so, this is likely a 'Tips' app - some information HERE...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 10-29-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By RadDave
Well, you beat me to it - that was going to be my...

Well, you beat me to it - that was going to be my recommendation! :) Dave
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-29-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By RadDave
Well, you can obtain more information about the...

Well, you can obtain more information about the specifics of your storage contents using a disk scanning utility - there are a number but most are paid apps - a 'free trail' may be available but will...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-29-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,987
Posted By RadDave
I upgraded our iPads to iOS 8.1 recently and as I...

I upgraded our iPads to iOS 8.1 recently and as I recall on my wife's Mini (which was on 7.x; I was already at 8.0.2 on my iPad 2), iTunes stated the same but the upgrade was to 8.1 - just my...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 10-26-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 348
Posted By RadDave
Hi again Ken - it's amazing that the iPad 2...

Hi again Ken - it's amazing that the iPad 2 remains the most popular model in use (see attach pie diagram) and great that Apple allowed iOS 8.x to be installed on the aging device - I suspect the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By RadDave
Agree w/ Chscag - did not look at your post...

Agree w/ Chscag - did not look at your post initially because I only remember Mosaic as one of the first web browsers after the WWW came into existence - believe I may have started w/ it on a Windows...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 374
Posted By RadDave
Harry - LOL! :) We all want 'free' - ;) ...

Harry - LOL! :) We all want 'free' - ;)

Just upgraded my CCC to their new 4.0.2 version and had to pay $20 - but the usual case when going up to the next number left of the first decimal point -...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-25-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By RadDave
Well, wife & I are seniors but our iPads are not...

Well, wife & I are seniors but our iPads are not loaded w/ that MANY photos (not an objection, I have 6000+ CDs & 1500+ DVDs/BDs!), so some gentle 'culling' would help - ;)

BUT, if your 'seniors'...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 10-25-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 348
Posted By RadDave
Well, I'm still on my iPad 2 (spring 2011 and...

Well, I'm still on my iPad 2 (spring 2011 and soon to turn 4 y/o) which was recently upgraded to iOS 8.1 and working fine - my needs really have not changed that much - would like a 'retina' screen...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-25-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By RadDave
Hello Pat.... - well, as you likely know, there...

Hello Pat.... - well, as you likely know, there are only two ways to upgrade the iOS on an iPad, i.e. OTA (Over the Air, wirelessly) or cabled to a computer using iTunes; the latter will involve...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 526
Posted By RadDave
Hello - if the TM backup is current, then you...

Hello - if the TM backup is current, then you will still have Bitdefender to address as already discussed; removal of 'malware' on the Mac can be difficult since code will often hide in the nooks &...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-25-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By RadDave
Hi again - don't delay - I would try to get all...

Hi again - don't delay - I would try to get all of the important data possible off the Maxtor and onto some other storage device - just what I would do - Dave :)
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 10-25-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 348
Posted By RadDave
Hi Ken - agree w/ Nick, i.e. a personal decision...

Hi Ken - agree w/ Nick, i.e. a personal decision that only you (and your wife) can make, but sounds like she already has one of the newer models - take a look HERE...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-23-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,987
Posted By RadDave
Check your remaining storage, i.e. Settings ->...

Check your remaining storage, i.e. Settings -> General -> About - how much is left? If you are planning to do an OTA (Over the Air) upgrade, then about 5 GBs of free storage is needed (this topic...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 433
Posted By RadDave
At the moment, I have TM on separate external HDs...

At the moment, I have TM on separate external HDs for my MBPro & wife's iMac, and CCC on a single HD (OWC) w/ two partitions, BUT always concerned of a drive failure and have been contemplating...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-22-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By RadDave
Hi Koresun - please provide the iPad model - try...

Hi Koresun - please provide the iPad model - try the maneuvers below in order for the music app; if you have just recently upgraded to iOS 8.1, do you do a 'hard reset' (just something I've always...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-22-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By RadDave
Before retirement, I was on Windows machines and...

Before retirement, I was on Windows machines and used Maxtor external HDs for backup - had a couple just 'die' on me (both made clicking sounds - how about yours?) - fortunately my computers HDs were...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-22-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 100,511
Posted By RadDave
Thanks for the information - found an iTunes...

Thanks for the information - found an iTunes image (attached for those who might want to use it?) online and using the 'Smart Lasso' tool in Preview was able to extract just the round icon - in...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-22-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 972
Views: 100,511
Posted By RadDave
Thanks Paul - seems like a big effort for just an...

Thanks Paul - seems like a big effort for just an icon change - must be a easier way or is Apple just making a replacement difficult? BTW, the link provided is for Windows 8 - Dave :)
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-21-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 245
Posted By RadDave
Sly... - you're understanding my query, i.e. are...

Sly... - you're understanding my query, i.e. are those first files made by TM necessary for the entire process - can files be deleted w/o discretion? And again, if past backups are deleted w/ files...
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