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Forum: iOS and Apps Today, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By dbm
iTunes Match and new phone - painful!

I'm in the fortunate position of having a new iPhone 6 today and am trying to set it up as a clone of my old 5S. This worked fine via iTunes (creating the new phone from a backup of the old phone)...
Forum: iOS and Apps Today, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By dbm
On each device, go to Settings > Messages > Send...

On each device, go to Settings > Messages > Send & Receive and see what accounts each device is associated with. Sounds like you have some cross-pollination.

Make sure each device has only the...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-13-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,837
Posted By dbm
On the topic in hand, it does sound like Apple...

On the topic in hand, it does sound like Apple has set the world on fire, with release day stock sold out on pre-order.

I suspect there is a lot of pent-up demand for a larger iPhone which is now...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-13-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,418
Posted By dbm
One of the sources of paranoia is that a person...

One of the sources of paranoia is that a person can walk up to you and read you NFC card in your pocket; my point was that this is impractical in reality as most people have multiple cards close...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-12-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,418
Posted By dbm
If you try to use NFC with two cards close...

If you try to use NFC with two cards close together, you get card clash - I have to carefully arrange the cards in my wallet to avoid this. I would challenge anyone to get a NFC read from my wallet...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 09-10-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 381
Posted By dbm
I have Nocs: Nocs - NS400 Titanium...

I have Nocs: Nocs - NS400 Titanium (http://nocs.se/products/ns400-titanium)

Very good noise isolation, so excellent for on trains or the tube.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 08-02-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 491
Posted By dbm
Yes, if you have turned this feature on (and I...

Yes, if you have turned this feature on (and I think it is on by default) iCloud will sync your bookmarks between devices.
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 08-02-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By dbm
Happy to help!

Happy to help!
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 08-01-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By dbm
Open the App Store on your iPad, select...

Open the App Store on your iPad, select 'Purchased' at the bottom of the page, then select 'Not on this iPad' at the top. Assuming you are logged in to the same iTunes account on both devices, the...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 08-01-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 491
Posted By dbm
Do you have a bookmark for Google? If so, it may...

Do you have a bookmark for Google? If so, it may contain the search string in the URL.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-08-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By dbm
I've got a Canon MG-3100 which is an excellent...

I've got a Canon MG-3100 which is an excellent workhorse. Not sure on the US price, sorry.

It will both print and scan via Airplay.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 880
Posted By dbm
I suspect the OP is referring to the translucent...

I suspect the OP is referring to the translucent windows, which (IIRC) appeared in Windows for the first time with Vista and much was made of them at the time.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 04-26-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 584
Posted By dbm
Auris Skye AirPlay Dongle?

Has anyone tried one of these:
skye - Arctic White | Auris, Inc. | WiFi and Bluetooth reciever for your dock | Auris skye and freeDa | theauris.com | USA...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,604
Posted By dbm
Because we are talking about a Windows machine?

Because we are talking about a Windows machine?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,604
Posted By dbm
If you have Office on the PC you want to sell, I...

If you have Office on the PC you want to sell, I use that to write over the HD.

Create a document in Word with some big images in it. Do some copy and paste to turn it into a document with many...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 02-11-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By dbm
Also, if your mobile phone can create a wifi...

Also, if your mobile phone can create a wifi hotspot then you don't need a 3G/4G iPad or a second data contract. You can save some money on the iPad and consolidate your data contracts.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 02-01-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By dbm
I've had problems with flagged mail; if you...

I've had problems with flagged mail; if you delete a mail when it is still flagged the email disappears but the count doesn't decrease. So always unflagging first.

Sounds like you have some kind...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-31-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,688
Posted By dbm
Cool, thanks

Cool, thanks
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-30-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,688
Posted By dbm
Cool, thanks. Roughly how long does it take...

Cool, thanks.

Roughly how long does it take to process an A5 page of reasonably sized text from a fairly clean image?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-29-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,688
Posted By dbm
I'm looking for an OCR solution too. If I get one...

I'm looking for an OCR solution too. If I get one of the apps above, will the scanned document support higher levels of zoom? Does the previously 'picture' text become a font which can then be...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-27-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,123
Posted By dbm
If you do want to go with your plan of sharing...

If you do want to go with your plan of sharing your MBP's internet connection then select System Preferences and go to the Sharing tab:...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-24-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,615
Posted By dbm
I think you've just proved my point ;) My...

I think you've just proved my point ;)

My car had uprated coil-overs, brakes (including armoured hoses), engine mounts, anti-roll bars, suspension arms, engine management and water-injection...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-24-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,615
Posted By dbm
A few counter points to add in to this...

A few counter points to add in to this discussion:

I have been a PC user since 486 days, and we migrated over to first Windows laptops then Macs. My wife has a MBA from 'late 2010' and I have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-23-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By dbm
Don't get me wrong, I much prefer my Mac to a...

Don't get me wrong, I much prefer my Mac to a Windows machine, but you can't convince me that but sequence you describe above is more intuitive than pressing two buttons, one of which is clearly...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-22-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By dbm
Actually, Alt-Screen Print just does the active...

Actually, Alt-Screen Print just does the active window.
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