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    1. Screenshot image is saved in .jpg 2. Image is...

    1. Screenshot image is saved in .jpg
    2. Image is opened in Preview
    3. Editing is done in Preview using Markup (which allows the addition of text, arrows, etc)
    4. Image is saved.
    Thereafter I can...
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    Confusion was spread - entirely my doing, my...

    Confusion was spread - entirely my doing, my fault, my apologies. I initially included Image Capture. Incorrect, it was and is Screenshot. I attempted correction but the Edit function had (I assume)...
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    Thank you Patrick, I have worked through the...

    Thank you Patrick, I have worked through the procedure for Mojave.

    What is of curiosity is that I can find the Home>Desktop folders, and then GetInfo on the Desktop ƒ, unlock it, apply the changes...
  4. √√√ - and now on mine! Still some quirky...

    √√√ - and now on mine! Still some quirky behaviour. Input was set to Australian in SysPrefs, but it would not activate via that pane, only through the Input (flag) symbol in the Menu Bar.
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    See Post #3. However, I have opened Desktop...

    See Post #3. However, I have opened Desktop Folder via Finder>Go, but nowhere do I see where to change Permissions. What I shall do however is to run OnyX and then see what eventuates.
  6. Thanks for the replies. It's an Apple Extended...

    Thanks for the replies. It's an Apple Extended keyboard. Input source tells me it cannot identify the keyboard, which is odd, because it works with everything else. The current setting is a generic...
  7. Missing Keystrokes in Mojave

    OS Mojave 10.14.5

    Much to my dismay, I find there is no longer an Option-V (in Mojave) to produce the square root symbol which I was using as a tick/check for my lists of tasks done. A bit of...
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    The Get Info images in my previous post pretty...

    The Get Info images in my previous post pretty much answer most queries that might arise. Mojave, and ElCap (on older Mini) both save Screenshot in .png, but I change that to .jpg as a matter of...
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    Usually to desktop. Often the image files are...

    Usually to desktop. Often the image files are temporary (unless I forget :(), used in emails etc.



    Thank you, I investigated and tried that, but Mojave doesn't want to cooperate. See attached...
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    Locked Preview Images

    OS Mojave 10.14.5 & Preview

    Each time I save a .jpg (or other) image from Image Capture or Screenshot into Preview, the default result is locked. I don't understand why, and I can change it...
  11. Bill & Bob had been close mates for decades,...

    Bill & Bob had been close mates for decades, sharing common interests, one of which was their respective dogs. Those animals however were regularly the cause of some jealousy & occasional argument.
    ...
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    No, although I did wonder about that. I think I...

    No, although I did wonder about that. I think I tried twice, at most three times, noted the warning, and desisted. No changes occurred simply because the process didn't work.



    VLC is the...
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    Thanks Bob, I did see that following a Google...

    Thanks Bob, I did see that following a Google search - and it was specific to Mojave - but it didn't work, the OS gave me the Not Permitted message. On reading the advisory a second and third time, I...
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    See earlier, seems the option appears only when a...

    See earlier, seems the option appears only when a disk is inserted in the external drive.



    I remember a post some years back that recommended anyone playing videos from disks should use VLC...
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    Brilliant! Sure 'nuff, CD/DVD SysPref has...

    Brilliant! Sure 'nuff, CD/DVD SysPref has reappeared after I inserted the supplied Asus disk (not actually req'd with Mac).
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    In summary, after trials (& tribulations): 1. I...

    In summary, after trials (& tribulations):
    1. I still cannot change the drive region in OS Mojave with the 2018 Mini
    2. the Asus DVD drive works with the 2010 Mini, I can change the drive region...
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    Yes, it's the latest Mojave, I'm almost sure it...

    Yes, it's the latest Mojave, I'm almost sure it was there, but may have confused it with the older (2010) Mini which is operating El Capitan.

    Update: there are twists and turns in every direction....
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    I replied to chscag's response but managed...

    I replied to chscag's response but managed somehow to mess up posting it. I now include ferrarr in the mix :)

    Region, date, and time preferences are set correctly for NZ.

    There have been...
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    DVD Drive Region

    Mac Mini, macOS Mojave 10.14.5

    The Mini has no built-in optical drive, so I bought an external one. It connects and behaves normally via Thunderbolt, EXCEPT the drive region will not change,...
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    If you're referring to the 2018 Mini, you're...

    If you're referring to the 2018 Mini, you're absolutely right! I spent extra $$ to get the higher-specs, and I am not disappointed. Compared with my earlier 2010 Mini, which I still use a lot, this...
  21. Thank you Randy for the comprehensive coverage,...

    Thank you Randy for the comprehensive coverage, and whilst I've only just started to get my head around the array of information, much appreciated. Meantime, I'm using the proprietary Canon IJ Scan...
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    Yes, and I am corrected, there are four...

    Yes, and I am corrected, there are four Thunderbolt ports. The adaptor Nick suggested first is available here in NZ at about twice the US price. OWC sells them for US8-$9 Search Results for USB-C to...
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    Duh! Now how could any reasonable thinking person...

    Duh! Now how could any reasonable thinking person - other than me obviously - confuse a lightning symbol with lightning? Besides, thunder doesn't have bolts. :Confused: Thanks for the correction, I...
  24. I have downloaded the VueScan driver for Mojave,...

    I have downloaded the VueScan driver for Mojave, and the page states "You can test VueScan with your scanner for as long as you'd like without buying it first." Interesting. The downside is the...
  25. Thank you, and this may be of help & interest to...

    Thank you, and this may be of help & interest to you ICA Driver Ver.4.1.3a (Mac) | Canon New Zealand



    If I had my way we'd still be using Snow Leopard :P . Seriously, I operate four different...
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