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by Jay Cline
Sun Jul 24, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New (used) MBP Safari not working.
Replies: 11
Views: 2544

Re: New (used) MBP Safari not working.

What Bob said. If there is still a problem try again using another web browser - Firefox or Chrome, on that computer and let us know if there any difference.
by Jay Cline
Mon Jul 11, 2016 9:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blast from the past
Replies: 0
Views: 1025

Blast from the past

Web archive of SMUG website from 1997. http://web.archive.org/web/19970624202206/http://www.olympus.net/smug/ SMUG through the years: http://web.archive.org/web/20040613165842/http://www.straitmac.com/ http://web.archive.org/web/20030924085924/http://www.straitmac.com/ http://web.archive.org/web/200...
by Jay Cline
Fri Jul 08, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desktop folder issue
Replies: 34
Views: 4184

Re: Desktop folder issue

raises the question, did you restart the computer to see if the problem would go away.
by Jay Cline
Thu Jul 07, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desktop folder issue
Replies: 34
Views: 4184

Re: Desktop folder issue

Please let us know what version of OS X she is using...
by Jay Cline
Thu Jul 07, 2016 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desktop folder issue
Replies: 34
Views: 4184

Re: Desktop folder issue

Wondering if an alias of the Desktop folder is being created making it appear to duplicate everything. Command-option when dragging a folder will create an alias.
by Jay Cline
Thu Jul 07, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Desktop folder issue
Replies: 34
Views: 4184

Re: Desktop folder issue

Interesting.. how are you creating that new folder?

The normal way to create a new folder on the desktop is to click once on the desktop and go to File menu > New Folder, or press Shift–Command (⌘)–N.
by Jay Cline
Wed Jun 15, 2016 11:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Data Transfer from firewire external drive to newer usb mac
Replies: 5
Views: 4637

Re: Data Transfer from firewire external drive to newer usb

DJ, the drive inside the Firewire case could be SATA or PATA and you might be able to buy a external case that uses USB. I have a couple of computers here that will work with older Firewire drives. If you have trouble getting it to mount I can transfer files over the network or to new USB drives for...
by Jay Cline
Sat Jun 04, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Keynote to PDF Conversion
Replies: 7
Views: 2094

Re: Keynote to PDF Conversion

Step 1. Open your files on Keynote Step 2. Choose “File” on the menu bar, then select “Export To” on the drop-down menu. Next, you need to choose “File Format” as PDF. Step 3. Next, you can choose an image quality. Please note: the higher the image quality, the larger the file size of the exported c...
by Jay Cline
Fri Jun 03, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: G4 Cube
Replies: 0
Views: 3443

G4 Cube

I installed OS9.2 on my G4 Cube yesterday to check the viability of an old hard drive. Yep, still works.

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by Jay Cline
Mon May 16, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple releases OS X El Capitan 10.11.5
Replies: 1
Views: 2913

Apple releases OS X El Capitan 10.11.5

Apple releases OS X El Capitan 10.11.5
Apple today released OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 which improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all El Capitan users.
Get it through software update.