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Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Barbara Jay
I think it is wise to wait for Mavericks until I...

I think it is wise to wait for Mavericks until I buy a new computer. It will be on it.
4GB of memory these days is almost like using a 78 rpm record player :)
Plus it will give me time to ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thanks My computer specs only allow a maximum...

Thanks
My computer specs only allow a maximum of 4GB of memory, I upgraded to that to when I install Snow Leopard . Looks like I will need to buy a new computer :(

I will buy the latest ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-24-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Barbara Jay
Questions on Upgrading to Mavericks, pages and Safari

I am going to do a major upgrade.
(1) I am currently running OS X 10.6.8 and want to upgrade to Mavericks . I have 4 GB of memory. Is there anything I should know before I attempt this ?

(2)...
Forum: Security Awareness 05-29-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By Barbara Jay
I have not clicked on nor replied to any email I...

I have not clicked on nor replied to any email I didn't expect . I never give personal info to an email request or over the phone . Yet, since last March my CC has been hacked 3 times . Each time...
Forum: Security Awareness 05-29-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thanks -- Now I got my password changed here . I...

Thanks -- Now I got my password changed here . I am changing every password even on sites that are only forums.

I read the Hackers compile data from various sources/ sites and create a profile...
Forum: Security Awareness 05-29-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By Barbara Jay
New Phishing angle

I got an email with no links nor was it asking for information. It simply said " Your Apple iTunes account has been temporarily suspended because your Credit Card is Limited"
It had a normal top...
Forum: Security Awareness 04-16-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By Barbara Jay
What is a "password protected password manager'...

What is a "password protected password manager' ? And how does it work

I had use one password for everything until I my CC was hacked and the fraud department at the Bank told me to change ALL...
Forum: Security Awareness 04-16-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thanks When I set up my iMac years ago it asked...

Thanks
When I set up my iMac years ago it asked me to establish a password so I did . :)
Forum: Security Awareness 04-16-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thank you ! I will change the password for my...

Thank you !
I will change the password for my Apple ID and iTunes.

Do you ever change the password you use to log into your computer?
Thanks again
Barbara
Forum: Security Awareness 04-16-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By Barbara Jay
Help changing passwords

I am not sure this is the proper thread for this question. If it is not then move it to where it belongs

I have used the same password for a lot of sites including Apple. Apparently that is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-29-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
What don't you like about Firefox?

What don't you like about Firefox?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-29-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
I normally use Safari, and I have Pop-Ups...

I normally use Safari, and I have Pop-Ups blocked, but every so often one sneaks in . I also have Firefox on my computer. Some sites don't get along well with Safari

. There was no close ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-29-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
It was not an email offer. I was reading a...

It was not an email offer. I was reading a newsletter I subscribe to and it came as a Pop up. It had the logo for Apps I think and said I could upgrade for free.

Considering all the Phishing I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-28-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
Upgrade to Mavericks free ??

Lately I have been getting a lot of Phishing emails so I am suspicious of a Pop Up I just got telling me I can upgrade to Maverick for Free. I had two choices " more details" and "not now" . I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By Barbara Jay
NO , but if I keep coming up with these doozies...

NO , but if I keep coming up with these doozies we may need one LOL
Barbara
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By Barbara Jay
Duh !! I was clicking on the download arrow to...

Duh !! I was clicking on the download arrow to the right of "Documents" instead of clicking on Documents in the left side gray panel .

Do I quality for the Stupidest Question of the Day...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,155
Posted By Barbara Jay
Creating files for email messages

Greetings
I save some of my email messages such as receipts. I always need to drag them first to my Desk top , Open them again and then save them to the appropriate file. The drop down menu...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-12-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By Barbara Jay
If you send them to iTunes first and then down...

If you send them to iTunes first and then down load them as needed how will you keep things together, such as patterns from a specific magazine issue or isn't that important to your wife.

I have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-11-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By Barbara Jay
Whew I am not the only one with this problem. I...

Whew I am not the only one with this problem. I keep the manual , receipt and warranty for everything . I never thought of scanning those too .
It didn't appear to me there was a USB port or...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-11-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 944
Posted By Barbara Jay
How can I make these files portable

I have an iMac running Snow leopard and I am very satisfied with it, so I am not in the market to buy a new laptop computer .

However, I have a couple of hobbies that I have done for many...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-11-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 794
Posted By Barbara Jay
I didn't buy any special program to burn the...

I didn't buy any special program to burn the CD's. I used what came with my computer and Microsoft XP .

After I get the external Optical drive I will see which CD's will or won't open and...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-11-2013, 04:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 794
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thank you. I saw a couple of Samsung's on Amazon...

Thank you. I saw a couple of Samsung's on Amazon that had good reviews and reasonable prices .
My computer is 6 years old so I will not spend the money to have the internal slot Optical drive...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-10-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 794
Posted By Barbara Jay
Tray vs slot loading external optical drives?

The Optical drive on my iMac no longer works. I am going to buy an external optical drive that will read ( play) and write CD's and DVD's . A while ago I read that the slot optical drives go...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-28-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
Thanks !

Thanks !
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-28-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,762
Posted By Barbara Jay
Will lightroom 5 work with Snow Leopard?

Will light-room 5 work with Snow leopard or must a person upgrade to Mountain Lion?
Thanks
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