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Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 06:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By bobtomay
Or just turn on Homesharing in iTunes which will...

Or just turn on Homesharing in iTunes which will permit you to copy everything not installed on one machine to the other.

Google it - quite a few walkthroughs out there - although, I'm sure it has...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By bobtomay
Something I might try in that case... Turn...

Something I might try in that case...

Turn off all your Macs.

Turn on one machine - turn off Sharing - close System Preferences - go back in and turn sharing back on - then do a Repair...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 06:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By bobtomay
Unfortunately, OS X can't protect us from idiots...

Unfortunately, OS X can't protect us from idiots getting hold of our email addresses.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 06:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By bobtomay
Just another of Apple's software upgrades where...

Just another of Apple's software upgrades where they had to rewrite some of the code from scratch.

Apple has become infamous in my book in these situations of releasing software before it's ready....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By bobtomay
Spam email. They do not have any of your...

Spam email.

They do not have any of your info except an email address they have purchased from someone.

No different than the: I have $62,000,000 here in Nigeria that your long lost uncle has...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-30-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By bobtomay
If it's new to you, it only means you had...

If it's new to you, it only means you had 'Sharing' turned off so that it did not appear there.

You can do the same now by opening Finder - Preferences - Sidebar and uncheck Sharing.

(It looks...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-30-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By bobtomay
The installer is not tied to an Apple ID. It...

The installer is not tied to an Apple ID. It will provide you with a clean install on a newly formatted drive (partition).
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-30-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 606
Posted By bobtomay
I wouldn't even think twice based on the above...

I wouldn't even think twice based on the above info - if it's taking 1-2 minutes (or longer) waiting for just about anything you click on to open - this is the typical symptom of a modern HD dying...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-29-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By bobtomay
If you kept your apps in iTunes, you could...

If you kept your apps in iTunes, you could reinstall it from there.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-29-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 300
Posted By bobtomay
He never said "most" either. Did say the top ten...

He never said "most" either. Did say the top ten in the Google Play Store.
Forum: Security Awareness 10-27-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By bobtomay
No... On a Mac: For more...

No...



On a Mac:


For more (http://www.zdnet.com/the-shellshock-faq-heres-what-you-need-to-know-7000034219/)...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-27-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 236
Posted By bobtomay
Not mysterious - the vertical line has always...

Not mysterious - the vertical line has always been there (well, at least since 10.4) and you're not going to get rid of it.

Those arrows "allow" you to change the size of the dock "if" you want...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-27-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 838
Posted By bobtomay
Get rid of wide tabs with cosyTabs - link...

Get rid of wide tabs with cosyTabs - link (https://github.com/inket/cosyTabs) - works a treat.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-26-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 838
Posted By bobtomay
Glims has been a very essential piece of software...

Glims has been a very essential piece of software for quite a few years...

Is it dead?

Pretty much nothing works in Yosemite / Safari 8.

My 3 most used:
No option for any other search...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-26-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By bobtomay
Safest - Never update by clicking on a popup...

Safest - Never update by clicking on a popup window.

When you get a popup such as the Flash out of date for example - close the popup window and go directly to the website in question by typing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-16-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By bobtomay
Does not work in Chrome nor Firefox under Win 7...

Does not work in Chrome nor Firefox under Win 7 here either... Does work in IE.

It appears to be in issue related to Flash - the menu is apparently driven by Flash.
Both of those browsers open...
Forum: News and Community Announcements 10-14-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 441
Posted By bobtomay
The links: Macworld / iWorld 2014...

The links:

Macworld / iWorld 2014 (http://www.macworldiworld.com)
Remembering Macworld Expo: Why we went to the greatest trade show on earth | Macworld...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-14-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,303
Posted By bobtomay
The encryption/decryption keys for both LastPass...

The encryption/decryption keys for both LastPass and 1Password are stored locally - not in the cloud.

The main difference to me between LastPass and 1Password...

LastPass - the passwords are...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-14-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,303
Posted By bobtomay
and Windows

and Windows
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-12-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By bobtomay
Well, have to say it must be the Netflix app. ...

Well, have to say it must be the Netflix app. After recharging again, then playing 20 minutes of a downloaded movie and streaming another for 60 minutes via the Vudu app, battery is only down to 90%.
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-12-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By bobtomay
iPhone 5S - vs. 8.0.2 I haven't had any...

iPhone 5S - vs. 8.0.2

I haven't had any battery issues until this morning with the battery going for 2 days based on my general usage.

This morning I watched the rest of a movie I had started...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-11-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By bobtomay
It really has nothing whatsoever to do with your...

It really has nothing whatsoever to do with your computer nor does it have anything to do with anyone trying to hack into your computer.

It has to do with someone else enabling sharing on their...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-10-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 753
Posted By bobtomay
1. The newer ATA standards primarily introduced...

1. The newer ATA standards primarily introduced faster transfer speeds... There were also required changes in the LBA addressing as the size of drives became larger.

2. The purchase of an...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-08-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 970
Posted By bobtomay
And for the op - what you were saved from, is...

And for the op - what you were saved from, is giving $70 to the same guys that were holding your browser hostage.

They would not have fixed it, when that $70 didn't fix it (because they didn't...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-08-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 970
Posted By bobtomay
It works because there is nothing "on" your...

It works because there is nothing "on" your computer. It is a browser hijacker. It only works when visiting the web site that hijacks it.

The issue with force quitting most browsers, is they...
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