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Forum: iOS and Apps 05-03-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By ovbg
Hi chscaq, thanks for your reply. Neither of...

Hi chscaq, thanks for your reply.

Neither of us are terribly sure of whether she was syncing contacts and calendars to her Mac, but under iCloud on her iPhone, contacts and calendars where...
Forum: iOS and Apps 05-03-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 368
Posted By ovbg
iPhone restore question

Hi there,

My wife was selling an old iPhone and done a complete factory reset, only to discover that it deleted a whole pile of contacts and all her calenders. From what we can see, there doesn't...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-16-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Thanks guys, So, is there a way I can just...

Thanks guys,

So, is there a way I can just use Finder to navigate and copy files across from the Time Machine backup? I won't cut or delete anything, as I know that this could corrupt the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-14-2015, 03:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 246
Posted By ovbg
iCloud and logging in

I've got a weird thing that happened recently when I changed my iCloud password.

I have tow macs, and my account is based on my iCloud account. When I changed my iCloud password, it changed it...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-14-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 378
Posted By ovbg
Email Account won't connect

Hello,

For some odd reason this morning, my IMAP email account will suddenly not connect on my iMac and MacBook Pro. It was working perfectly until this morning. There is an exclamation mark next...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Thanks for all the ideas guys. It could be...

Thanks for all the ideas guys. It could be because I created a new account, but I only done this because I formatted the HD, and when reinstalling Yosemite, it suggested I make my new account from my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-04-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Yes, I have Mail open and the active window. ...

Yes, I have Mail open and the active window.

Time Machine starts, and I can go back in time, but only to when the backup was first started after the clean install. Everything behind that looks...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-04-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Ok, I need some help here regarding Time Machine...

Ok, I need some help here regarding Time Machine backups.

My Time Machine back up seems fine for Finder items. I can go back to when the first backup was made, and dates inbetween. This is no...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-03-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By ovbg
Thanks McBie & harryb2448. I can't see a CUPS...

Thanks McBie & harryb2448. I can't see a CUPS driver anywhere.

Looks like I need to upgrade my printer.

again, thanks for your help.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-02-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By ovbg
Macs won't install Canon Printer

Hi there,

I have a Canon MP630 printer. Previously, it happily connected to my iMac for the last few years.

Yesterday, I done a clean install of Yosemite because after 5 years, my iMac was...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-02-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 306
Posted By ovbg
If anyone is interested, this sort of worked...

If anyone is interested, this sort of worked itself out. I didn't want to start Mail on the new installation in case it got messed up, until I knew that it wouldn't.

Turns out that not only did it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Thanks toMACsh, If I can't find it, I'll go...

Thanks toMACsh,

If I can't find it, I'll go to my online backup. The Time Machine one though was supposed to be so easy.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-01-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 306
Posted By ovbg
Migrating email accounts from one Mac to another

Hello,

I just made a clean install of Yosemite on my old iMac.

I have mail on a new Macbook Pro set up with several IMAP email accounts all configured correctly and how I like it. It is a real...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Hi there, Ok, I have formatted the main HD and...

Hi there,
Ok, I have formatted the main HD and reinstalled Yosemite. I could connect to my Time Machine backup, but when I do, it sees all the backups on my other HDs, but the original HD which had...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-29-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By ovbg
Reinstall OSX: Basic questions

Hello, I have to reinstall my OSX on a 5 year old iMac 27". I've constantly updated OSX over the years, and it is completely falling apart now. No worries, 5 years is a good time. Before this I had...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By ovbg
Thanks chscag, Both are set up as IMAP, and...

Thanks chscag,

Both are set up as IMAP, and the folders were originally created on the iMac computer.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-19-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By ovbg
Mail and Folders

Hello,

I have been using Mail on my iMac for 5 years now, and have dozens of folders, with emails automatically moving into the right folder as soon as they arrive from various rules set up.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-18-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 370
Posted By ovbg
/dev/bpf4 Permissions

Hello,

I need to log traffic going through my iMac when sharing and using a VPN. So, I have a VPN set up on the iMac on the WiFi interface. I then have a VPN connection on the Ethernet Interface....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-18-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By ovbg
Well, gosh MightyGem, I did actually. And...

Well, gosh MightyGem, I did actually.

And just in case it was staring at me right in the eyes, I looked again and still can't find any way to change each photo (frame) from lasting 10 seconds. .3...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-18-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 557
Posted By ovbg
iMovies and Still Images

Hello, I have iMovie 10.0 and a pile of still images (JPG) I want to import to make an animation. But they each last as long as 10 seconds, making a very long and slow movie. I remember seeing how to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-10-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,087
Posted By ovbg
Can't delete files from within an App

Hello,
I use an image viewer called Xee to quickly browse photos. However, recently for reasons unknown to me, I can not delete files from within the app any more. If I press the delete key, I just...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-03-2013, 03:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,114
Posted By ovbg
Network traffic monitor

Hi there,
Can anyone recommend a network traffic monitor that can average current live traffic, especially by app.

What I want to do is see how much bandwidth is used by on-demand streaming...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-07-2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,150
Posted By ovbg
Any ideas here? I am currently unable to...

Any ideas here?

I am currently unable to back up which doesn't fill me with the greatest level of confidence.

If I decide to completely restart the backup;
* I will loose everything from the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-01-2012, 07:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,150
Posted By ovbg
Hi, thanks for replying. The reason I don't want...

Hi, thanks for replying. The reason I don't want to do this option is for the following reasons:

1) It takes a long time to complete the full backup. The last time with a direct connection (i.e....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-01-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,150
Posted By ovbg
Time Machine and Space issue

Hello,

I am using Time Machine, on an iMac (Mountain Lion) where the Time Machine is located on my QNAP NAS connected via Ethernet.

Yesterday morning, I noticed some permissions issues on my...
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