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Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 70
Posted By bobtomay
remove it in Safari - Preferences - Extensions

remove it in Safari - Preferences - Extensions
Forum: iOS and Apps Today, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 213
Posted By bobtomay
In that case, would suggest the power was also...

In that case, would suggest the power was also out at the cell towers close to you - hence no service.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Posted By bobtomay
Make those 2 columns narrower. You will see...

Make those 2 columns narrower.
You will see that as you change the width of the column, the info displayed will change until you only have the date displayed.

If you are still running OS X 10.6...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 198
Posted By bobtomay
click the little circle like timer - Time Machine...

click the little circle like timer - Time Machine preferences - turn it off.

Shut down the computer
disconnect the drive
restart the computer
reconnect the drive
open Disk Utility and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 05:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By bobtomay
Open Mail - Preferences - Composing tab - Send...

Open Mail - Preferences - Composing tab - Send new messages from:
and select the account you want.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 04:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 363
Posted By bobtomay
I learned early on that card readers are...

I learned early on that card readers are disposable items. e.g. They work until they don't, so I buy them 2-3 at a time when I'm down to my last working one. Other disposables for me are lightning...
Forum: iOS and Apps Today, 04:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 213
Posted By bobtomay
Because most apps have their own individual...

Because most apps have their own individual setting that allows them to use cellular so that you can control which ones use your cellular data and which ones don't. Head to settings and scroll down...
Forum: Movies and Video Yesterday, 07:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 251
Posted By bobtomay
Yep, the last few years, a lot of TVs have very...

Yep, the last few years, a lot of TVs have very good upscalers turning DVD content into pretty good looking video to many.
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 314
Posted By bobtomay
There are not a lot of folks that can deal with a...

There are not a lot of folks that can deal with a 128 GB internal drive. Only you would know that.
Forum: iOS and Apps Yesterday, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By bobtomay
likely it means that you cannot transfer those...

likely it means that you cannot transfer those songs to iTunes.

post a screenshot so we can see what you see?

Have you downloaded songs from places other than iTunes onto your iOS device?
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 06:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By bobtomay
Yeah, just think about it, how much would you pay...

Yeah, just think about it, how much would you pay for a 7 yr old computer that needs a new battery.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 06:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 185
Posted By bobtomay
Having not heard of Eurovision before, what...

Having not heard of Eurovision before, what really surprised me was practically all countries putting forth songs in English.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 04:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 185
Posted By bobtomay
Think my top 2 had a poor showing - only received...

Think my top 2 had a poor showing - only received a total of 5 points.
I thought bringing swing into the modern times was a great song from the UK. Germany got none.
The actual top 2, I understand...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-23-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 185
Posted By bobtomay
60th Eurovision Song Contest

In Vienna, Austria - Finals are today/tonight with 27 countries represented in the finals - 21:00 CEST (Central European) - 1 PM Eastern for those in the U.S. - Australia has an entry this year, 3...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 344
Posted By bobtomay
Not sure what you mean by "once I could get back...

Not sure what you mean by "once I could get back into the App Store".

Based on what you've stated, the computer you're giving to her still has OS X installed and bootable.

There is no reason to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 894
Posted By bobtomay
It would be a pita for something that is designed...

It would be a pita for something that is designed to run once an hour to pop up a notification letting you know it finished.

Think you have a problem with email spam? Just think if you were...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,465
Posted By bobtomay
snail: You need to check bonjour computers...

snail:

You need to check bonjour computers on that list
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 184
Posted By bobtomay
Install it yourself and save the labor. Try OWC,...

Install it yourself and save the labor. Try OWC, not in the UK, but they will ship.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-22-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 126
Posted By bobtomay
Restore from your backup...

Restore from your backup...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 344
Posted By bobtomay
Need to boot from a USB stick with an OS X...

Need to boot from a USB stick with an OS X installer (or whatever it is you plan on doing a clean install with and then follow the directions here...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-22-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By bobtomay
And the anti-virus apps for the most part won't...

And the anti-virus apps for the most part won't prevent you from clicking on and installing spyware and adware. So, at this time, they are basically useless in OS X.

The only things out there...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-22-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By bobtomay
Merged threads - please keep your posts on this...

Merged threads - please keep your posts on this topic here in one thread. Thanks.

Need to check with the provider of that particular router - O2, Zen, whomever that might be.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By bobtomay
No tech (edit: I'll revise that to - it is highly...

No tech (edit: I'll revise that to - it is highly unlikely that any tech) is going to find an issue that causes the computer to not start while it is working.

Every tech should start with the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-22-2015, 04:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By bobtomay
In very simple terms, everything in the App store...

In very simple terms, everything in the App store has to run sandboxed. Anything that needs system access is not permitted in the app store. Has many developers leaving or needing to offer 2...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By bobtomay
After disconnecting from the internet - Quit the...

After disconnecting from the internet - Quit the browser - You may need to Force Quit. Then open the browser and you will be able to close the offending tab since it will no longer load. Once that...
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