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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Please...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Please provide information on your MBPro (model/year) and OS X installed (assume that you are running Yosemite). For starters and if not already done, Apple has...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 109
Posted By RadDave
Hello - please provide more information: 1)...

Hello - please provide more information: 1) Model/year Mac Mini; 2) Brand/model of the external optical drive; and 3) OS X installed. Is the external drive a slot-loader or one w/ a tray? For the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By RadDave
Just to further support the previous...

Just to further support the previous recommendations, also check the Apple Manuals (https://support.apple.com/manuals/) site - these are quite good introductions and free downloads.

In my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 153
Posted By RadDave
Hello - as already suggested, you should be able...

Hello - as already suggested, you should be able to not only change the title of the document but the location where it will be saved - e.g. I went to the Canon website and brought up the PDF file...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By RadDave
Well, not really interested in 'pecking at bread...

Well, not really interested in 'pecking at bread crumbs' but curious why you want to resurrect the 'dead sea scrolls' - ;)

In checking this Wiki Article...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-27-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 140
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) I own the...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) I own the same printer and have printed directly to the optical disc surface (of course, you need to buy 'printable' discs - not that more expensive). Second,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Second...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Second McBie's recommendation (have that book on my iPad) - do a search on Amazon for books related to Apple laptops and Yosemite - also checkout Apple's free...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-26-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 153
Posted By RadDave
If you scan using OCR (optical character...

If you scan using OCR (optical character recognition), then the text will be more easily recognized by a computer, so just a consideration. Also, there are plenty of online 'translation sites', many...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-26-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By RadDave
Hello - agree w/ Slydude - Thomas Reed who ran...

Hello - agree w/ Slydude - Thomas Reed who ran the Safe Mac website & developed AdwareMedic has stated HERE (http://www.thesafemac.com) that Malwarebytes now owns both and that he is working for...
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-26-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By RadDave
Hello - have you given GoodReader...

Hello - have you given GoodReader (http://www.goodreader.com) a try - click the link for their website (an inexpensive purchase) - now I store some PDF files in the app but have not really explore...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-25-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By RadDave
Hi agan Sly.... - not sure if I understand your...

Hi agan Sly.... - not sure if I understand your statement above, i.e. for your backup external drives, are you using only ones that are powered from an AC adapter or ones being powered off USB ports?...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Member McBie...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Member McBie is correct, i.e. is the file really a TIFF and is it corrupted - you need to download it again and/or check on its validity - Preview easily opens...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 106
Posted By RadDave
Hi Randy...... - welcome to the forum! :) ...

Hi Randy...... - welcome to the forum! :)

You may not receive much help w/ such a short post - take a look at the OP in THIS THREAD...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-25-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By RadDave
Thanks Sly & Bobtomay for your comments - I have...

Thanks Sly & Bobtomay for your comments - I have 6 external HDs (2 OWC, 2 WD, & 2 Segates) doing redundant TM & CCC backups on my iMac & MPro; one OWC is TB attached to the iMac for TM; the other OWC...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-24-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By RadDave
Hi Sly... - now, this topic is getting a little...

Hi Sly... - now, this topic is getting a little confusing, especially for 'newbies' coming into this discussion regarding the use of external HDs, so I'd like to simply pose some questions that may...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By RadDave
Thanks Craig - yes, I saw those - opened two of...

Thanks Craig - yes, I saw those - opened two of the folders and both contained MP3 files that were playable (assume all had music files) - but the music is still present in its proper folder and all...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-24-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By RadDave
Thanks Bobtomay for your additional thoughts - my...

Thanks Bobtomay for your additional thoughts - my wife uses the iMac - I have two HDs doing TM backups (one an OWC into a TB port & the other a Seagate into a back USB port directly on the computer -...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-24-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By RadDave
Oh yes, my first HD in the mid-80s (on a PC clone...

Oh yes, my first HD in the mid-80s (on a PC clone running DOS, of course) was 20 MB - and boy we could not fill it up back then - ;D Dave
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By RadDave
Hi Jake - thanks for your help; I noticed on the...

Hi Jake - thanks for your help; I noticed on the second image that the *.fpbf folder was 'locked', so went into Info and removed the locked check mark - placed the item back into Trash and was then...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-23-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By RadDave
Hi Chscag - LOL! :) I assumed that was a...

Hi Chscag - LOL! :) I assumed that was a mistake, i.e. maybe 1 TB? Dave
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By RadDave
Folder in Trash Cannot be Deleted - Why is it there?

Hello All - not really a big problem but trying to understand why a folder appeared in my Trash which cannot be deleted unless I go into the Terminal - the name of the folder is 'Recovered files'...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-23-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 247
Posted By RadDave
Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Just to get...

Hello and welcome to the forum! :) Just to get your thread started, some more information would help: 1) What is the exact model/year of your laptop; 2) Who did the hardware upgrades; 3) What...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By RadDave
GREAT! Glad that I could help - and don't have...

GREAT! Glad that I could help - and don't have an answer to your last question, sorry. Dave :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By RadDave
Hello - not sure that I can help, however,...

Hello - not sure that I can help, however, Dropbox (DB) is on my Apple computers and my iPad Air 2 - first, I'm assuming that when you say there are no pics in your DB folder on your Mac, you mean...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-23-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By RadDave
Hi Bobtomay - thanks for your response and from...

Hi Bobtomay - thanks for your response and from one who owns the TB dock. Do I really need this dock - probably not but am quite frustrated w/ USB hubs (adding in my many PC years, I've probably...
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