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Steven J Klein

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple board. 12:51 AM

Re: Mac Mini not suitable for purchase

That was about time.

It came out in July of 2011.

it has barely more pixels than my iPad…

Perhaps you don't realize that the display also acts as a thunderbolt dock. Did you see the list of ports on the [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 11:34 PM

Re: e-mail a book to your Kindle

Copy and paste into a Word document.
Save the Word document in your computer.


Even easier on a Mac. Just click the "share" button in the browser, and select "Email This Page." Then type in your Kindle's [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 10:54 PM

Re: Poll: Cooktop - how much usage a week?

More than 20 hours. Heck, we use ours 25 hours just in the period from sundown Friday to sundown Saturday!

But of course our usage is very atypical for everyone who isn't an Orthodox Jew.

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 10:45 PM

Re: Getting an iMac

<I?I am going to see if I can get an adapter to hook up
a Compaq display left over from my Son's computer.

All current Mac models have Thunderbolt ports. If you have a Thunderbolt display or a display with a mini Displayport, it just [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 10:17 PM

Re: What to do with a Mac Classic

just securely wipe or zero out the old hard drive. With sufficient numbers of passes (e.g. 3 or 7), this should be pretty secure.

The number of passes necessary is exactly 1.

See, for example, this: [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple board. 10:08 PM

Re: Mac Mini not suitable for purchase

Horrible recommendation. You can buy i5 processor touch screen laptops …

He specifically said he was looking at the Mac mini because he liked that form factor.

You are, of course, entitled to call my recommendation [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple board. 9:29 PM

Re: Mac Mini not suitable for purchase

I didn't realise the Cinema Display was discontinued, that's disappointing.

The Cinema Display was discontinued, but Apple does offer a different monitor: [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 9:27 PM

Re: Help with iphone 5s

First step would be to force the system to reboot from ground zero. Home down the Home button (on the face) and the Lock button (on the top) together until the Apple logo appears on the screen…

Apple says, "You should reset your [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Folly in Michigan board. 9:24 PM

Re: "Welcome abroad" on Belle Isle

There are also places in Windsor where my phone thinks I'm still in the U.S.… 

That definitely happened when I had a Verizon phone. I haven't been to Windsor since getting an iPhone and switching to AT&T.

Just out of [more]

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stevenjklein posted to the Apple User's Group board. 8:12 PM

Gone 'til Tuesday night

I won't be online for the next 48 hours (or so).

So if you post something for me, please be patient.

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 8:11 PM

Re: Apple Mail Account Question

I have prepaid for a few years of Registration at Godaddy… I don't see any reason to throw away $60… 

Every time I've transferred a domain, the time remaining was added. In other words, if I had 18 months left until [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 6:39 PM

Re: Apple Mail Account Question

For the accounts I want to move from Hostgator to 1&1, the incoming server is: gator3280.hostgator.com

Okay, then. You have two options.

#1: Do what you originally planned, [more]

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stevenjklein posted to the Folly in Michigan board. 4:31 PM

"Welcome abroad" on Belle Isle

Took my kids to the Belle Isle Zoo today. At one point I got this text message from AT&T:

Welcome abroad! To call back to the U.S., dial: +1 followed by 10-digit number. Please note intl rates apply. Data pkgs of $30/120MB, [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple board. 3:58 PM

Re: Mac Mini not suitable for purchase

I've never seen an LCD TV with a fan, but I believe it's common among plasma models.

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple User's Group board. 3:55 PM

Re: Apple Mail Account Question

I "own" the domain name TwoCybers.com -- it is not part of any hosting company.

But surely you don't run your own mail server — isn't the whole issue that you're taking your domain to a [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Apple board. 12:04 PM

Re: Mac Mini not suitable for purchase

Reminds me of a friend's Apple ][; he was a Pascal developer, had lots of cards, and his Apple ][ ran too hot for his tastes.

So he removed the entire computer from the case, mounting the logic board to a piece of plywood he mounted on the [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Improve the Fool board. 11:30 AM

Re: All messages now have blank space

Okay, I've also tested with IE 11, and it renders properly there, too.

One thing Chrome and Safari have in common is their rendering engine: Safari uses Webkit, and Chrome uses a forked version of webkit.

Still, even if it only [more]

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stevenjklein replied to the Improve the Fool board. 11:05 AM

Re: All messages now have blank space

Update to my own post:

The test message appears with a space when viewed from Safari or Chrome.

But the same messages renders correctly in Firefox.

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stevenjklein posted to the Improve the Fool board. 10:55 AM

All messages now have blank space

I've noticed lately that the first line of text in all my messages (and many messages posted by others) has a space inserted before the first character.

I just posted a test message that illustrates the problem: [more]

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stevenjklein posted to the Test/Practice Tables & Tags board. 10:51 AM

Do all my messages start with a space>

this is a test
this is a test

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