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by Bob Wiswell
Wed Feb 18, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very quiet on the forum lately.
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Re: Very quiet on the forum lately.

Where is Discovery Creek?
by Bob Wiswell
Thu Feb 12, 2015 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FWIW Apple NOT about to go under
Replies: 8
Views: 1022

Re: FWIW Apple NOT about to go under

My bad! I did misspell it. I was using the dictionary on the dashboard and I have found that it is not good at suggesting other words for misspelled words.
by Bob Wiswell
Tue Feb 10, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FWIW Apple NOT about to go under
Replies: 8
Views: 1022

Re: FWIW Apple NOT about to go under

What is the definition of "precient"? My dictionary cannot find it.
by Bob Wiswell
Mon Feb 02, 2015 10:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time Machine Problem
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Re: Time Machine Problem

Does this message prevent you from using your Time Machine backup? I get a message similar to this after doing a restart and it says it is unable to connect with/see a computer that I have listed to share data with. I just ignore the message, say OK, and go on. When I want to go/share with the other...
by Bob Wiswell
Sun Jan 25, 2015 4:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: External HD Won't Wake Up
Replies: 14
Views: 1635

Re: External HD Won't Wake Up

Taking a hint from previous posts about problems; do a restart (maybe with the external drive connected.
by Bob Wiswell
Tue Jan 20, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: iOS 8 and earlier
Topic: iPad Pages & PDFs
Replies: 16
Views: 6424

Re: iPad Pages & PDFs

I have inserted Microsoft Word pages into an Excel file as an image/picture and adjusted margins/page breaks to created a continuous flowing document. You may try this using Numbers (I think that is the name of the spreadsheet program in the Pagess package).
by Bob Wiswell
Mon Jan 19, 2015 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Update Safari
Replies: 8
Views: 1442

Re: Update Safari

Ed,
I am running 10.6.8 on my MBP notebook and it is not capable of upgrading beyond 10.6. I an running Safari 5.1.10 which is the last/latest version that will run on 10.6.8, I think.
by Bob Wiswell
Sun Dec 21, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stalled Startup
Replies: 16
Views: 1705

Re: Stalled Startup

"The rest of the story." To close out this thread; the files downloaded fine from the flash drive and I now have them backed up in three places.

The hard drive (complete with three holes drilled through it) and the computer carcass all went to the electronic recycle at Goodwill Industries.
by Bob Wiswell
Tue Dec 16, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: iPods, iPhone and the iPod Touch
Topic: Visual Voicemail and Cellular Data
Replies: 2
Views: 2072

Re: Visual Voicemail and Cellular Data

So, Stephen did you find the answer to why your wife's phone was draining the battery in a day? The reason I ask is my phone doesn't last near as long as my wife's. We both have iPhone 5C's, but she is running iOS 7 and I am using iOS 8. My phone is only good for approx. two days if I leave it on/sl...
by Bob Wiswell
Mon Dec 15, 2014 3:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stalled Startup
Replies: 16
Views: 1705

Re: Stalled Startup

Stephen,
Yes, I already did that. See my Dec 13 post. I think we are out of options other that to let Jay tear into it.