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Thu Dec 18

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nml posted to the Apple User's Group board. 11:29 PM

iPad setup

Will cross post on the iOS board if needed, but wanted to start here....Trying to help a friend setup an iPad air 2...

I need to know the best way to transfer the content from her iPad 2nd generation???

She has no backup, nor does [more]

Tue Dec 16

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nml replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 12:06 PM

Re: iMessage viewing/preview

Alerts require an action where as Banners go away automatically

probably didn't totally fix my issue, but could help... even if it doesn't, it answers my previously unexplored issue of "what's the difference in a banner and an [more]

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nml posted to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 10:12 AM

iMessage viewing/preview

Is there a way to extend the time a message is previewed/notified (or preview of the notification??) in iOS8??

When using my iMac it's no big deal as I can leave the iMessage window open in another part of the screen..glance and read the [more]

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nml replied to the Apple User's Group board. 8:14 AM

Re: Restore contact

My major use is to recover deleted emails.

a great use... also to correct a mistake in no other than contacts... I ended up 'editing' a contact, unfortunately was the wrong contact... TM was most beneficial to go back to the correct [more]

Thu Dec 11

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nml posted to the Apple User's Group board. 12:01 AM

TM-I love it

Time Machine... I love it.

Not news to the folks here, but occasionally I like share one of the reasons I love OSX so dearly.....

Specific excel sheet I use started throwing an 'out of memory' error and wouldn't update or [more]

Wed Dec 10

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nml replied to the Apple User's Group board. 8:41 AM

Re: No Free Lunch & a Potential Gotcha

HMA,

I can't tell you how many people (including myself), have had major problems on many sites due to extreme security.

I hear ya....and absolutely agree..oh boy do I agree.

Severe overreaction/anger and cussing [more]

Tue Dec 9

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nml replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 8:14 AM

Re: Laptop battery charge

~aj,

and I paid $35 for it.....Thus being an off-line "closed circuit" system.....I'm not into trends. Things that fulfill my needs are keepers.


I hear ya.... can I rec this more than once...

great [more]

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nml replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 1:00 AM

Re: "This device not supported"

Hey Ken

Here's a link to an article on cleaning the port:

http://www.macobserver.com/tmo/article/how-to-clean-lint-fro......


Thanks.....I [more]

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nml replied to the Apple board. 12:46 AM

Re: BLOOD IS IN THE STREETS!!

Churchy

or you have short memories

Sure could be... I bought in early. 2006 for around $8.... Watched it go to $24-26.... And then begin to fall.... I sold half my holdings around $12 in the 2012 crash (another 50% [more]

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nml replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 12:27 AM

Re: Laptop battery charge

TK,

Lots of people use Laptops and other Portable devices as "Desktops" many of them are plugged into AC all the time, they simply are NOT used as Portable devices!!! Then, on occasion, it does get used as a potable Device [more]

Mon Dec 8

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nml replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 6:27 PM

Re: Laptop battery charge

If you plan to store your device for longer than six months,.....

Would raise the question of ones true need for the device....With the rate of tech innovation and advancement, I'd put it on ebay....

Then just plan to buy [more]

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nml replied to the Apple board. 6:20 PM

Re: BLOOD IS IN THE STREETS!!

I certainly don't know or claim to have any idea which is the correct answer.....and I love the up days much more than the down days...

But...

All I know is that they still selling a ton of iDevices, have continued to [more]

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nml replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 6:07 PM

Re: "This device not supported"

Hey Ken,

Last time I got concerned about the metal wire in a twist tie, and had success getting the lint out with a round wooden tooth pick.

I'm good with not sticking a bare metal wire in the charging port of one of [more]

Sat Dec 6

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nml replied to the Help with this STUPID computer! board. 2:26 PM

Re: computer recommendations

I wasn't given a budget but was told to get what I needed.

Not a deal maker, but I'd sure think about spending money on the monitor or as previously mentioned, duel monitors....

Now that may be a laptop with a docking [more]

Fri Dec 5

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nml posted to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 6:06 PM

Enjoyed again..

Was a little slow on the board today and for some reason I found a touch of time I'm not used to having, but ended up perusing the link to the right.... 101 Reasons to own Brk.... [more]

Fri Nov 21

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nml replied to the Apple User's Group board. 8:19 PM

Re: FedEx etc....virus - just be aware

The messages include file attachments with names like 'ups_invoice.zip' that actually harbor malicious executable files ('ups_invoice.exe' or the like) and display as a Microsoft Word icon to make it appear like a harmless Word document and [more]

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nml replied to the Apple User's Group board. 1:21 PM

Re: FedEx etc....virus - just be aware

PF/Tuni..

I read the links associated with this threat (obviously around in different forms over the past several years) and saw where there is a generic warning on both the UPS and FEDEX sites (not that that helps, [more]

Mon Nov 17

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nml replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 1:03 PM

Re: iPhone6 warm->hot

Hey Gordon,

Great tip...

In the case of iOS8, you can easily see which apps are using the most power. You could check on your iPhone for the last week. If XYZ is the biggest user on your phone, turn off

and I [more]

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nml posted to the Apple board. 12:42 PM

This deal looks good..

I do like it when I see positive news about one of my favorite companies...

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/apple-just-made-deal-put-13121...

Apple [more]

Wed Nov 12

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nml replied to the Apple User's Group board. 1:46 PM

Re: alarm question

Thanks for all the feedback/suggestions:

I'd say to use the calendar instead.

Well had my first trial this morning.... using multiple alerts is a good thing, but the one problem is how to have the sound on the iPhone set... [more]

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