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by Ray Bentsen
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finder has pinwheel of death
Replies: 15
Views: 109

Re: Finder has pinwheel of death

Stephen,

What is your opinion of simply going to the App Store and then downloading and re-installing the most current OS? What would be the concern in this case?
by Ray Bentsen
Mon Jan 01, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finder has pinwheel of death
Replies: 15
Views: 109

Re: Finder has pinwheel of death

The reason that I asked about HOW you changed your Apple ID, is that there is a correct process so that things don't get messed up.

The instructions are located here: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202667

Hope all turns out well, whatever steps you took!

;)
by Ray Bentsen
Sun Dec 31, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finder has pinwheel of death
Replies: 15
Views: 109

Re: Finder has pinwheel of death

Several thoughts occurred to me when reading the original post: 1. Exactly how did you change your Apple ID, and why? Since an Apple ID is used to keep track of all synced data, including iTunes, iBooks, and App Store purchases (both Mac and iOS), not to mention syncing the iCloud Photo Library ... ...
by Ray Bentsen
Sat Dec 16, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: iMac Pro
Replies: 8
Views: 162

iMac Pro - Feature Summary

;)
by Ray Bentsen
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple Support app
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: Apple Support app

And speaking of getting Apple help ... just a reminder that all of these great help manuals are available FREE in the iBooks Store:
by Ray Bentsen
Wed Nov 22, 2017 11:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I got Spam for Thanksgiving
Replies: 3
Views: 108

I got Spam for Thanksgiving

Beware of this! Do not click anywhere on it if you are sent this e-mail! Who knows what it might do?
:shock:
by Ray Bentsen
Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell or Trade
Topic: WANTED: Apple Mini-DVI to VGA Adapter
Replies: 3
Views: 136

Re: WANTED: Apple Mini-DVI to VGA Adapter

I think I sold all of my older adapters to MacTraders. Try giving them a call.

I do have a nice Mini Display Port to VGA Adapter Model: A1307 that I can part with though. ;)
by Ray Bentsen
Thu Nov 16, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: iPhone X "Emergency" screen
Replies: 1
Views: 89

iPhone X "Emergency" screen

An interesting unintended consequence of using Face ID on the iPhone X is that the "Emergency" feature located on the passcode screen (see screenshot) is now not easily available to you ... since just looking at the lock screen unlocks the phone and passcode screen is bypassed! The only way to use t...
by Ray Bentsen
Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: iPhone X Photography
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: iPhone X Photography

Stephen Hart wrote:
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:40 pm
I'm eager to test the iPhone X camera. I guess we'll probably have some good weather by next June.
This is good weather. Maybe you should visit Chicago, or New England this weekend.
Anyway, I am sure you can find something to take a photo of this holiday season!
:)
by Ray Bentsen
Thu Nov 16, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: iPhone X Setup
Replies: 16
Views: 432

Re: iPhone X Setup

After several amusing instances of invoking Siri by accident while my iPhone 6s was in my jeans pocket, I learned to keep it screen out. Now I need to learn the opposite, as the X has no button that can be pressed by accident, and it's much more convenient and safer to have the screen facing you wh...