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by Richard Serkes
Sun Nov 12, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1 Password
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Re: 1 Password

I've used 1Password for at least 10 years now and I wouldn't want to try computing without it. Yes, I put in my banking passwords as well as all my credit card information. All of that and everything else in 1Password is encrypted. I also record my drivers license, passport information, and software...
by Richard Serkes
Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

I'm really impressed with the iWork Converter program. This morning I identified 168 Pages documents I wanted reformatted as Word documents. I had already created a new folder for the conversions and told iWork Converter to drop the new files into the new folder. I just drag-and-droppped the Pages f...
by Richard Serkes
Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

One comment about CloudConvert which was recommended in this thread. Before I took a chance with the standalone program iWork Converter I went to the CloudConvert website and signed up for the "free" account that would let me convert a few files each day. I just wanted to see how it worked. After si...
by Richard Serkes
Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

I decided to tell my MacOS security to let iWork Converter run on my Mac. It works perfectly. What seems to happen is I'll select an iWork file (Pages, Numbers, or Keynote) and drag it to an area within Converter. Then Converter opens the appropriate iWork program, does the conversion to the format ...
by Richard Serkes
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

Here's a page mentioning http://tyorex.com/iWorkConverter/, and an Automator workflow, but it's rather old. https://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/124263/batch-convert-pages-files-to-doc/124300#124300 I've never had much luck with Automator. I need to work with it to find out its idiosyncrocies.
by Richard Serkes
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

So I downloaded the trial program and ran the .dmg but my Mac told me it wouldn't open the program because it didn't have a legitimate certificate. In systems Preferences under Security I have selected "App Store and identified developers" as my option for opening programs. It seems this program doe...
by Richard Serkes
Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

I received an email from tech support saying that those iWork version numbers were minimums and newer iWork versions were supported. The techie who emailed me said he understood the confusion and would update their website to clarify what I (and I net others) found ambiguous at best. I just checked ...
by Richard Serkes
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

This works: https://cloudconvert.com/pages-to-doc I checked these folks out and they charge by the minute. To convert all the files I have would be prohibitively expensive. They offer a freebie option but the restrictions are not going to work for me. I could do at most 15 files a day sending them ...
by Richard Serkes
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

Whoops! This morning I read the website carefully and iWork file formats supported are from a a long time ago. For example, it will convert Pages v5.x but I'm using the current Pages v6.3. The same problem occurs for Numbers and Keynote with the program not supporting the newest versions of the iWor...
by Richard Serkes
Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse
Replies: 18
Views: 2810

Re: Change From .pages To .doc En Masse

This just might do the trick. Thanks, Jay.