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Search: Posts Made By: Alwyn
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-09-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,657
Posted By Alwyn
The origins of the name are interesting too. I...

The origins of the name are interesting too. I spent part of my childhood in the 1940's Stateside. I remember we had a viewer into which you put a circular card with colour/color photographs which...
Forum: Security Awareness 08-05-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 798
Posted By Alwyn
Seems like sensible advice. What about iPhone &...

Seems like sensible advice. What about iPhone & iPad security. Are their operating systems more vulnerable than the OSX?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-05-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,213
Posted By Alwyn
If you don't open suspect attachments why would...

If you don't open suspect attachments why would malware matter since the OSX system shouldn't be susceptible in any case?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-21-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By Alwyn
I have Google UK as my home page. I'm using...

I have Google UK as my home page. I'm using Safari. I start with a Google search, the default search engine but somehow Bing seems to be prioritised in the results of the search.

I don't have any...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-16-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By Alwyn
Bing Aaaargh!!!

I have suddenly started getting Bing searches when I try to do a Google search. How do I stop it?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-10-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By Alwyn
Unexpected side-effect

Just got home to find that an e-mail sent to the old address on 28 June has been automatically replied to. I intended that only new e-mails should be responded to. It wouldn't matter except that I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-10-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By Alwyn
Thanks MacInWin for the suggestion to change SMTP...

Thanks MacInWin for the suggestion to change SMTP server which enables me to send from the old address.

It works because I sent from my wife's iMac to the old address and a reply has come back! ...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-04-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By Alwyn
Thanks. I am using Mail. The problem I have is...

Thanks. I am using Mail. The problem I have is that I can no longer send from my old e-mail address, only receive. I have looked through all the 'Rules' options but there isn't one that will alter...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-01-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By Alwyn
Forwarding e-mails automatically but from a different e-mail address

I recently changed provider. I continue to receive e-mails to the old address from which I am unable to send e-mails. As e-mails will soon cease to be delivered I would ideally like to set up an...
Forum: iOS and Apps 06-26-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By Alwyn
Thanks. They have all moved and I should have...

Thanks. They have all moved and I should have called it a mailbox rather than a folder.
Forum: iOS and Apps 06-25-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By Alwyn
Lost in a cloud!

I have just saved a number of e-mails on iPad to an iCloud folder. When I looked in the folder none of them appeared. In fact they all seemed to have disappeared altogether. Later a message cam up...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-09-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By Alwyn
SOLVED. I found the birthday field in Contacts. ...

SOLVED. I found the birthday field in Contacts. It would seem sensible for this to be included in the iCloud calendars rather than keeping it separate. Perhaps this could be included in the next...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-09-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By Alwyn
2 Birthday calendars

SOLVED

In my list of calendars, one birthday calendar is listed under iCloud and another under Other.

There seem to be one or two entries in the one listed under Other. Beside these is a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 310
Posted By Alwyn
Junk mailbox

Until I set up iCloud e-mail addresses I didn't have a junk file although e-mails were labelled as junk.

Today I looked in the iCloud junk file and found that there were some important e-mails in...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-06-2014, 05:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Alwyn
In the UK the app appears not to be free (3.99)...

In the UK the app appears not to be free (3.99) but I have downloaded the software to my iMac. I haven't yet installed it because there are 3 versions as follows:

OS X 10.6+ Intel (64-bit, Core...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-06-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Alwyn
64 bit, Core 2 Duo or 32 bit, Core Duo

Core duo or Core 2 Duo

Where do I find this info on my iMac?
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-05-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Alwyn
MuseScore Player

Has anybody tried this new app? If so, is it any good?
Forum: Security Awareness 04-20-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,188
Posted By Alwyn
It's a pity more banks use code generators. In...

It's a pity more banks use code generators. In the UK Barclays does but my bank doesn't.
Forum: iOS and Apps 04-15-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Alwyn
Many thanks.

Many thanks.
Forum: iOS and Apps 04-07-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Alwyn
Changing default Apple ID

Although I have changed my e-mail address in my Apple account the old address still comes up if I try to access the App Store. Result I can't access the App Store. I've tried to change it in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-03-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 824
Posted By Alwyn
Saving and playing a DVD

I have 3 DVDs with several hours of a drama on it. I have to return it within a week so I copied the first 8GB to the Movies file. The Video_TS folder has several files with .IFO .VOB .BUP none of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-26-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 845
Posted By Alwyn
Cloning hard drive

I currently alternate 2 external 1Tb hard drives with connected to usb as Time Machines. How big an external hard drive do I need to clone the hard drive with SuperDuper?

Why do I need a FW800...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-26-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 845
Posted By Alwyn
It was a question about some advice I had been...

It was a question about some advice I had been given by an 'expert' but I did wonder if that would solve the problem, hence my question.

Is the ram that needs removing in the slot at the base? If...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Alwyn
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-23-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Alwyn
Dropbox

No I think it's just marketing and I've successfully unsubscribed to e-mails.
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