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Not spooky at all!!! 16,385 Views / 120 Replies  
Not spooky at all!!!
Posted by Doc HM, on Aug 3, 2020 at 04:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
er, no. Collectivism would be where EVERYONE pays... 1,151 Views / 47 Replies  
er, no. Collectivism would be where EVERYONE pays a little and EVERYONE can access the care as and when they need it. What you are describing is more accurately described as broken.

A system...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 29, 2020 at 08:41 AM, in Political/War Lounge
From the outside it looks like your constitution... 1,151 Views / 47 Replies  
From the outside it looks like your constitution is looking like so much used toilet paper.
Only a few years ago ANY of this would have seemed inconceivable. Now for most Americans it seems broadly...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 24, 2020 at 09:41 AM, in Political/War Lounge
That was a classic thread. Great re-read. Actual... 355 Views / 5 Replies  
That was a classic thread. Great re-read. Actual debate, interesting points, back and forth, some bants AND a classic CTP interlude. All in one thread. Awesome!

Now where's that thread about how...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 21, 2020 at 06:09 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Not sure what happened. It definitely smelled of... 71,846 Views / 433 Replies  
Not sure what happened. It definitely smelled of petrol on the way back from town yesterday but was running fine. As I parked it I saw whips of smoke and initially thought it was steam and it was...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 14, 2020 at 12:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Is this a minor irritant? Engine bay fire... 71,846 Views / 433 Replies  
Is this a minor irritant? Engine bay fire yesterday.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50111285666_373ef6e046_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2jmarnU)IMG_1426 (https://flic.kr/p/2jmarnU) by Andrew...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 14, 2020 at 06:34 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Interestingly looking at the system profiler it... 265 Views / 3 Replies  
Interestingly looking at the system profiler it shows the two containers both as 3.84TB (Mac SSD and Mac SSD Data) but also shows the details as:
Mac SSD:

Free: 1.43 TB (1,427,618,983,936...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 5, 2020 at 11:38 AM, in Mac Desktops
Some good ideas. Originally I swapped out the... 265 Views / 3 Replies  
Some good ideas.
Originally I swapped out the OWC SSD for an Apple on in order to update the trashcan to High Sierra, which should have installed the APFS boot updates as well. I reinstalled the OWC...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 5, 2020 at 06:46 AM, in Mac Desktops
Mac Pro issues 265 Views / 3 Replies  
Well it's oddly behaving Mac season again. This time a trash can Mac Pro. Fitted with a 4TB SSD (from OWC so it's an oddball drive made from 2 RAIDED 2TB SSD's which makes installing the OS...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 4, 2020 at 06:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
Swapped the car out for another HD4670 and it all... 626 Views / 7 Replies  
Swapped the car out for another HD4670 and it all worked fine. So either a duff flash or just plain duff card.
Thanks for the helpful input though. I shall remember the OC stuff for next time.
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 4, 2020 at 06:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
For the first time in a long time I "could" drop... 5,091 Views / 186 Replies  
For the first time in a long time I "could" drop on a new 16in MBP. However, I'll hold now until maybe 6 months after they go ARM. Don't want to be in on the end of the old and history has taught us...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jul 2, 2020 at 12:44 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Obviously I meant Ace. the others where... 16,385 Views / 120 Replies  
Obviously I meant Ace.

the others where fine and Turlough was an interesting attempt at a flawed companion.

Aah Adric. Your maths didn’t help you in the end did they! Perhaps you should have...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 23, 2020 at 08:16 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I'm leaning towards that myself. I might have to... 626 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm leaning towards that myself. I might have to try to refresh it and see.
I've updated the Mac to High Sierra, reset the PRAM and NVRAM etc but its still doing it. If I boot from an external drive...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 22, 2020 at 05:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
iMac boots but without apple logo 626 Views / 7 Replies  
Any thoughts...

Got a 2009 27in that I replaced the graphics card in. Couldn't find the stock card so put in one from a 2010 which should work.
And indeed it does but...
On startup it chimes but...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 22, 2020 at 09:03 AM, in Mac Desktops
JNT did some good stuff as well. McCoy's doctor... 16,385 Views / 120 Replies  
JNT did some good stuff as well. McCoy's doctor was conspicuously ambitious as a character especially compared to earlier incarnations. In many ways he was a prototype for what the doctor has become...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 22, 2020 at 07:06 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Got to admit it's a new tactic for any... 415,238 Views / 2,543 Replies  
Got to admit it's a new tactic for any politician. Gather together the most fanatically loyal of your voting base and try to actually reduce the number of potential votes for you by infecting them...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 21, 2020 at 06:55 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I think they p****d so much away. So much waste.... 16,385 Views / 120 Replies  
I think they p****d so much away. So much waste. The Master: wasted. The last Cyberman:wasted, New cool black doctor: wasted. Weird unkillable policeman thread: unravelled. Captains Jacks cameo:...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 21, 2020 at 09:07 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I can't say I have had that experience. This one... 1,022 Views / 3 Replies  
I can't say I have had that experience. This one has been fine(ish). The original machine died after about 5 years so the client bought a replacement on Ebay and swapped the disk pack over and it...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 19, 2020 at 07:22 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Dear Diary... 1,022 Views / 3 Replies  
... today I am mostly watching multiple blue lines crawl across a screen.

A client presented me with a problem. Their quite old Drobo 5N is full, by which I mean hit the original 16TB volume...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 18, 2020 at 10:25 AM, in MacNN Lounge
when I was a teen drink driving was if not cool... 53,727 Views / 383 Replies  
when I was a teen drink driving was if not cool then at least somewhat acceptable. People still said "I drive better with a few inside me" and people kind of tacitly went with it.
At some point that...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 17, 2020 at 01:35 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I agree most consumers don't give a fig who makes... 5,091 Views / 186 Replies  
I agree most consumers don't give a fig who makes the processor inside their machine. They buy it use it, how it away and buy another. As long as its quick and the battery lasts ok. The Megahertz...
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 10, 2020 at 05:47 AM, in MacNN Lounge
At last! Now I can forget about having to bend... 3,000 Views / 16 Replies  
At last! Now I can forget about having to bend down and start to properly relax the old portion control.
Pass the Lemon meringue pie.
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 8, 2020 at 03:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Best of all is looking up how mirrors actually... 3,000 Views / 16 Replies  
Best of all is looking up how mirrors actually work and having your mind blown!
Posted by Doc HM, on Jun 4, 2020 at 01:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
But going down on one knee before a sports game... 53,727 Views / 383 Replies  
But going down on one knee before a sports game is SO disrespectful. So don't do that either.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 31, 2020 at 06:11 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes, Catalina. I think Apple have stripped a pile... 2,690 Views / 7 Replies  
Yes, Catalina. I think Apple have stripped a pile of stuff out of mail app. As they do, because who uses stuff in depth?
Outlook works just fine.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 29, 2020 at 07:31 AM, in Applications
I don't get the use classic view option in... 2,690 Views / 7 Replies  
I don't get the use classic view option in Prefs: View

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49946581212_8178a3a22f_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2j6BhtW)Screenshot 2020-05-28 at 21.24.16...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 28, 2020 at 04:32 PM, in Applications
Look. You had to type your internet searches into... 5,042 Views / 1 Replies  
Look. You had to type your internet searches into a separate box!

Like an animal!!
Posted by Doc HM, on May 28, 2020 at 01:23 PM, in GUI Customization
I get this ... 2,690 Views / 7 Replies  
I get this
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49945810797_ddc81363e7_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2j6xksV)Screenshot 2020-05-28 at 16.57.47 (https://flic.kr/p/2j6xksV) by Andrew Stephens...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 28, 2020 at 11:59 AM, in Applications
Apple Mail Sort by Date RECIEVED 2,690 Views / 7 Replies  
Can't believe I'm asking such a basic Q. Also that I have to ask...

Imported a shed loas of email from an old IMAP account into and exchange account.
In Outlook everything is perfectly fine but...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 26, 2020 at 05:11 PM, in Applications
But if you are after a general rule or what you... 28,286 Views / 635 Replies  
But if you are after a general rule or what you are studying cover more than just apples then science studies apples to everything relevant and also lots of irrelevant things in case they turn out to...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 25, 2020 at 05:20 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Why would you deliberately mute one of your... 1,085 Views / 5 Replies  
Why would you deliberately mute one of your brands iconic items? Everyone knows the Mac startup. Owners love it AND it lets others know that someone is using a Mac.
It makes no sense.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 22, 2020 at 09:41 AM, in macOS
How does that come out as underrated. He WAS the... 18,687 Views / 137 Replies  
How does that come out as underrated. He WAS the master. everyone else has been master lite.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 20, 2020 at 03:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Google iPad lightning to SD Card adapter. It... 1,855 Views / 12 Replies  
Google iPad lightning to SD Card adapter. It would be an unlikely ting to have around given the iPad specific connector at one end.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 19, 2020 at 01:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Yeah. It's not too bad. It weight nothing so it... 2,604 Views / 33 Replies  
Yeah. It's not too bad. It weight nothing so it goes well on limited power and has no inertia so it's chuckable. The tarmac rally suspension helps as well.
Getting there.
I love the hard as look...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 19, 2020 at 10:30 AM, in MacNN Lounge
So, more time on hands, another bit of car... 2,604 Views / 33 Replies  
So, more time on hands, another bit of car done...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49912501402_ae44a00885_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2j3ABK1)IMG_5332 (https://flic.kr/p/2j3ABK1) by Andrew...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 19, 2020 at 06:28 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Midway through Lucifer S4 and getting quite back... 3,275 Views / 26 Replies  
Midway through Lucifer S4 and getting quite back into it. It's of course very silly but at least it knows this.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 17, 2020 at 03:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The san disk thingy won't go in the iPad without... 1,855 Views / 12 Replies  
The san disk thingy won't go in the iPad without an adapter. Your best bet is to put into another computer and upward the files to an online store such as Dropbox or iCloud Files itself. Then sync...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 17, 2020 at 03:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Don't dismiss the current Air. Now it's gone both... 1,919 Views / 5 Replies  
Don't dismiss the current Air. Now it's gone both Retina and quad core its a fantastic machine.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 14, 2020 at 07:11 AM, in MacNN Lounge
New advice here is to "stay alert". We can now... 28,286 Views / 635 Replies  
New advice here is to "stay alert".
We can now go out as much as we want to excersise, but only in household groups. Unless we want to meet one person from another household (each?). Except if you...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 11, 2020 at 04:22 AM, in Political/War Lounge
So it was. LR was pretty heavy I to the old... 1,836 Views / 3 Replies  
So it was. LR was pretty heavy I to the old voyerism as well though. But yes it was Berry who took it too far.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 10, 2020 at 10:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Great musician. Wouldn’t go to the toilet in... 1,836 Views / 3 Replies  
Great musician.
Wouldn’t go to the toilet in his house though.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 10, 2020 at 05:25 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Amazon Prime: Upload It got me despite it being... 3,275 Views / 26 Replies  
Amazon Prime: Upload
It got me despite it being so obviously the result of a network exec saying"But WE need a show set in a sort of afterlife that asks some deeper questions but is kind of funny...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 7, 2020 at 02:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
But what about smwilliams452. How will he get his... 2,582 Views / 15 Replies  
But what about smwilliams452. How will he get his answer/
Posted by Doc HM, on May 5, 2020 at 05:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
and it's landed. Full marks for waiting though. 2,582 Views / 15 Replies  
and it's landed.
Full marks for waiting though.
Posted by Doc HM, on May 5, 2020 at 01:56 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Dead LIKE Me is a gem of a series. The later film... 3,275 Views / 26 Replies  
Dead LIKE Me is a gem of a series. The later film is less good but it had some real heft dealing with grief in both directions and had some simply superb episodes and a lot to say about moving on...
Posted by Doc HM, on May 2, 2020 at 03:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Reuters news article. If you don't want to read... 415,238 Views / 2,543 Replies  
Reuters news article. If you don't want to read it all the payoff is in the last sentence.

“Trump’s handling of the virus has come under strong scrutiny with just 43% of Americans approving of his...
Posted by Doc HM, on Apr 30, 2020 at 10:31 AM, in Political/War Lounge
nicely done 415,238 Views / 2,543 Replies  
nicely done
Posted by Doc HM, on Apr 29, 2020 at 03:43 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Got out the spanners while the sun was shining. ... 2,604 Views / 33 Replies  
Got out the spanners while the sun was shining.

Removed stupid far too high suspension form the car and replaced it with my old Group B tarmac stuff plus finally got round to fitting the wider...
Posted by Doc HM, on Apr 27, 2020 at 04:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Tried Disney. Gave up. Mandelorian did not engage... 3,275 Views / 26 Replies  
Tried Disney. Gave up. Mandelorian did not engage at all.

On the positive:
Killing Eve and Devs on BBC player
Picard is rather wonderful on Prime
Prime also have 14 (yes that's 14) seasons of...
Posted by Doc HM, on Apr 27, 2020 at 02:29 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I am surprised at the difference between Skype... 2,413 Views / 17 Replies  
I am surprised at the difference between Skype and Teams. Teams video is so much better but MS must have bought Skype partially to leverage the tech into teams.
As to FaceTime well Apple has a rich...
Posted by Doc HM, on Apr 25, 2020 at 04:19 AM, in MacNN Lounge
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