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Search: Posts Made By: Bill Gates Jr.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-10-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Software for video viewing my Mac to Windows tablet

Skype is the only software I am aware of that will allow me to talk and view Video with my daughter 2900 miles away. Is there a preferred program I should use instead, knowing I will be dealing with...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-20-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
'Show full website address' was checked. ...

'Show full website address' was checked. Problem was I did not know that the top line in Safari was my toolbar. I only had < > on in the toolbar. Went online and found info on how to add to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-20-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
page address line

Safari is my browser, Yahoo my home page.
How do i view the actual http: address of a page or website I am on?
Also where do I paste a http: address on my Safari or yahoo home page?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-28-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Chscag: The box was not checked. Checking it...

Chscag: The box was not checked. Checking it removed the dock.
bobtomay: This is the first time I've noticed the line...after installing Yosemite. I will leave it be.
Slydude: The only icons to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Bingo! Mouse was set up wrong. Alles Gut. One...

Bingo! Mouse was set up wrong. Alles Gut. One other question. I have a vertical line in my dock. dual arrows, up-down. When I move it down, I shrink the dock size. Up has minimal effect. Not...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Thanks Chscag. I believe my wireless icon is...

Thanks Chscag. I believe my wireless icon is dim because I am connected by ethernet directly to my Mac. Info on dots I will remember.
I believe the "side bar' is when I click on finder and it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Missing icon. Mysterious dots.

1) My DOWNLOADS icon is missing. It is on my Mac but icon is not at bottom. How to get it back?
2) What are the black dots below some of the icons on bottom tray?
3) After updating to Yosemite,...
Forum: Security Awareness 10-03-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,803
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Received a patch from Apple on 1 Oct. to fix this...

Received a patch from Apple on 1 Oct. to fix this issue I believe. Only problem, it is not listed under my recent software updates so I don't remember the name.
Forum: Security Awareness 09-30-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,803
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Updated to OSX 10.9.5 25 Sept. and again (don't...

Updated to OSX 10.9.5 25 Sept. and again (don't ask me why-it was on my update file from Apple) on 29 Sept. Also updated Safari 7.1 29 Sept.
My knowledge of Bash is confined to Webster's...
Forum: Security Awareness 09-24-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,803
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Sheldon, What is Apple doing about this? ...

Sheldon,
What is Apple doing about this? 10.9.6?
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-29-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,742
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
American Involvement in Vietnam war...the rest of the story

After the French defeat, the Geneva accords temporarily divided the Communist North vs the Catholic led South. Elections were supposed to be held in 1956 but the Catholic leaders in the south knew...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-25-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
docx - Thanks a lot. I used launch pad and sent...

docx - Thanks a lot. I used launch pad and sent scans to Pictures. Worked perfectly!
I was unable to get it to work by using, under Apple, print and scan.
I also tried scanning from Apple...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-25-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 426
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Scanning documents?

Tried scanning from print and view. Okay. Info tells me it scanned the document. My question is:
Where is the pic of the document or whatever I scanned? Where does it get stored? How do I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-06-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,580
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
What if you shut it down,instead of putting it in...

What if you shut it down,instead of putting it in sleep mode, does the problem go away when you turn it on? Have you tried reinstalling the OS?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Have not tried deleting the printer from system...

Have not tried deleting the printer from system preferences and re-installing or a different browser. But a different browser may be the answer based on the answer I got from USPS:
"If you are on a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
USPS labels won't print with Mavericks

Prior to updating to Mavericks I was able to print USPS shipping labels. Now they won't print. I can print from my computer except for the USPS labels. I did manage to print the label going to a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-27-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Original home page had less graphics and sections...

Original home page had less graphics and sections of news items, sports items. Also my Stock portfolios showed the day gain or loss separately. Now it does not. How long have you been using...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-26-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Best Home page

I've been using My.Yahoo as my homepage. They changed the format and I am not happy with the new homepage. Looking for recommendations.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Problem solved. First I turned off Safari. Then...

Problem solved. First I turned off Safari. Then moved desktop Safari.app to trash. Then moved Safari icon to desktop...poof. Then I went to Applications folder to where I had moved...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
When I attempt to drag either Safari.app to the...

When I attempt to drag either Safari.app to the trash I get this: "Safari.app can't be modified or deleted because it is required by OS X. Being I got the Desktop safari.App by dragging it from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
cradom - Good news, I restarted and Terminal in...

cradom - Good news, I restarted and Terminal in dock went away.
Bad news, Safari.app back on desktop. Evidently, the Safari.app in my applications is the alias, as safari won't run with the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
cradom - It worked...sort of. Got the desktop...

cradom - It worked...sort of. Got the desktop safari.app to go away. But Safari would not start cause that was the real app. Fortunately I had safari.zip in my trash and when I opened that,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
cradom - No arrow. What is terminal and how do I...

cradom - No arrow. What is terminal and how do I open it? And have you read my previous post?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Additional info. Command Q would not let me move...

Additional info. Command Q would not let me move desktop safari.app to trash. Quitting safari, under Safari allowed me to move desktop safari,app to trash. BUT Safari would not open because it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,374
Posted By Bill Gates Jr.
Dogreath - How do I do a screen shot? cradom -...

Dogreath - How do I do a screen shot?
cradom - I am fairly sure the safari.app IN Applications is the alias because if I move it to to the desktop it says alias.
How do i reinstall or repair OSX...
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