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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-03-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 0
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Posted By BDD888
Pages 5.1 and doc retrieval

A few weeks ago I suddenly couldn't access a document. A journal. Got this error message telling me I couldn't access this one file for some bogus reason. Some one suggested the file became...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-13-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
Thanks chscag but I'm in no hurry to buy another...

Thanks chscag but I'm in no hurry to buy another WP. Might as well wait for MS to update their "Office:Mac suite" to 2014. Maybe buy it then.

Downloaded LibreOffcie. Like the "price". :) Looks...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
Problem is chscag the document I can't open was...

Problem is chscag the document I can't open was created using 5.1. The older documents created using 4.3 (iWorks '09) still open. Weren't saved onto iCloud. Though, I'm not sure if the problem was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
Pages 5.1 almost did the same thing to a file I...

Pages 5.1 almost did the same thing to a file I created and saved "on my Mac". I tried loading it a 2nd time and it loaded. Relief. Tried it a few more times. No problems.

I made a duplicate....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
It's very odd chscag. Never happened to me before...

It's very odd chscag. Never happened to me before with previous versions of Pages. Nor any other word processing software. On iOS or Windows. But yeah...this file could have been corrupted some how....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
I used the newest version of Pages, 5, to create...

I used the newest version of Pages, 5, to create this document. And the doc was saved on iCloud hence my problem.

I didn't delete iWorks '09...tried opening the doc I created using Pages ver 5...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 551
Posted By BDD888
iCloud hiccups

I just tried opening a Page document I saved on iCould. Keep getting an message telling me this document can't be opened. It is a journal document. Not a work document or project thank God. But...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-26-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 457
Posted By BDD888
How do I close Live Wallpaper

I downloaded and installed an app called Live Wallpaper. It puts a clock/date/weather widget on your desktop. Now I want to uninstall it or remove it. Tried dragging the app to the Trash. Said I...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-18-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 632
Posted By BDD888
Mobile IRC

Is there one great IRC client that would allow an iPhone user to IRC with an Android user? Maybe the same mobile app that can be used on both phones? Or just a great iPhone IRC app that would...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-24-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By BDD888
Thanks Jake. Odd thing. I've been using Safari...

Thanks Jake. Odd thing. I've been using Safari for years. I'd click that "+" button you are referring to next to the URL and a dialogue box would appear. As when you use the drop down menu on the top...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-24-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 745
Posted By BDD888
The new Safari version for Mavericks

Apple removed the "add bookmark" function from the "+" button. Now it's a "read later" button. Is there any way to add an "add bookmark" button to Safari? Don't know why Apple removed this. Now I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-24-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By BDD888
Upgrading to the newest version of Pages

Why I bothered installing Mavericks I don't know. No problems with the OS yet. But with the Pages "upgrade" a minor problem. Now, when I put the cursor over the new pages Icon and right click on a...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-15-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By BDD888
That's a shame. I wonder how long Apple will hold...

That's a shame. I wonder how long Apple will hold onto this design philosophy. Limiting or not allowing customizability. The longer they wait the more market share Samsung will gain around the world....
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-15-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By BDD888
Widgets for home screen

Does iOS (or iOS7) have widget choices for the home screen that include Android style "time/date/wether" widgets? Are there 3rd party companies making them? Love to get the iPad 5 looking like an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 814
Posted By BDD888
I thought it was one of the more respectable...

I thought it was one of the more respectable programs. Little did I know...

No more CleanMyMac 2 folder...if I had it I would have checked for an uninstall program...will look again for any...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-23-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 814
Posted By BDD888
Need help with "CleanMyMac"

I had downloaded a trial version a while back. removed the DMG file. But once in a while I still get the "Time to run some cleanup!...scan" dialogue box in the upper right corner. How do I stop it...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-17-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By BDD888
Did find it odd that SurplusMeter would tell me i...

Did find it odd that SurplusMeter would tell me i used 3GB of bandwidth watching one SD YouTube clip. Not sure what else could be eating that much bandwidth. During the time I watched that one video...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-17-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By BDD888
I just watched 1 YouTube video to test at SD...

I just watched 1 YouTube video to test at SD resolution and SurplusMeter said I just used 3029.3 MB. Geeez. :) I only have 17GB left before i go over my 80GB cap. Maybe I should avoid YouTube for a...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-17-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By BDD888
I'll check out SurplusMeter. I never thought my...

I'll check out SurplusMeter. I never thought my usage would add up that quickly. Doesn't help that I've been using my iMac, MBP and HP laptop. So streaming x3, software updates x3,...etc.

Not sure...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-17-2013, 11:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By BDD888
Ok thanks Ashwin. I watched a lot of YouTube....

Ok thanks Ashwin. I watched a lot of YouTube. Would enlarge the screen size. Sometimes watch in HD. Hours a day. Every day. Might want to dial it down. :) All adds up in the end.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-17-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,294
Posted By BDD888
Internet usage

My ISP recently posted a notice on my browser telling me i had used 75% of my 80GB for this billing period. Some say watching YouTube videos don't count. True?

I guess downloading video podcasts...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By BDD888
chscag, I didn't know that. I assumed all...

chscag,

I didn't know that. I assumed all are backward compatible. No matter. it wasn't seen by my HP laptop which does have a 3.0 jack. i probably have a faulty unit. Will probably refund it....
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By BDD888
iMacs and USB 3.0 CF reader

I just got a "nGear 3.0" multi-format card reader (bought form NCIX store in Toronto). I plugged it in the back of my iMac and my iMac can't see this device. Odd. I know USB 3.0 devices should work...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-03-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,270
Posted By BDD888
I actually used that site a few years back....

I actually used that site a few years back. Forgot about it. Like how it offered the screen res for my iMac. No need for cropping in iPhoto.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-18-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 694
Posted By BDD888
Ok thanks Raz0rEdge. I guess the day will come...

Ok thanks Raz0rEdge. I guess the day will come when my MBP might need a clean install.

My MBP is running Intel 2.5 GHz Core 2 Duo chips. So I guess I could install 10.7 on top of 10.6. Don't know...
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