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NOW makes sense, but I see laptop desktop items... 138 Views / 4 Replies  
NOW makes sense, but I see laptop desktop items on my desktop by not the other way around. HOw does one control this?
Posted by kevs, on Today at 11:53 AM, in macOS
Thanks, did not answer my question at all...... 138 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks, did not answer my question at all... maybe a tad:

Dropbox, why would it be part of Apples icloud, baffled.

How does one undo this if desired?
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 04:13 PM, in macOS
Sierra: Doc folder in the cloud? 138 Views / 4 Replies  
Is this worth it? Aren't most things is Docs applicable to your device your on, so whats the point? ON my laptop I see it says dropbox which is 1 full GB is in cloud. But isn't dropbox already in...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 12:03 PM, in macOS
Upgrading Remasters in itunes 145 Views / 0 Replies  
I'm struggling for a month -- is there one person who has actually taken CD,s that have been remastered, and successfully found a system to upgrades them in their personal itunes playlist?

The...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 23, 2017 at 08:10 PM, in Applications
Think figured it out. For stuff in icloud, on... 310 Views / 2 Replies  
Think figured it out. For stuff in icloud, on your backupHD:

users, name, library, mobile document, com~apple~CloudDocs

Lot to burrow through to find that backup file if you are keeping it in...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 23, 2017 at 06:22 PM, in macOS
ok Send a link to that whatever is is thanks. ... 220 Views / 11 Replies  
ok Send a link to that whatever is is thanks.

S if still there, let me know what think
Posted by kevs, on Apr 23, 2017 at 11:46 AM, in macOS
http://i64.tinypic.com/v8eyat.jpg 220 Views / 11 Replies  
http://i64.tinypic.com/v8eyat.jpg
Posted by kevs, on Apr 23, 2017 at 01:44 AM, in macOS
Now I'm changing to anywhere to get the download... 220 Views / 11 Replies  
Now I'm changing to anywhere to get the download to work, but what I'm saying is the No, allow anyway button is not working.
Posted by kevs, on Apr 23, 2017 at 01:03 AM, in macOS
Did not understand a word sorry. I mean,... 220 Views / 11 Replies  
Did not understand a word sorry.

I mean, there is button right there that appears, and says, "Allow anyway".

It's there just for that reason, and I'm saying I click it, and it does not work,...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 21, 2017 at 09:48 PM, in macOS
Thanks, system prefs privacy has a button there... 220 Views / 11 Replies  
Thanks, system prefs privacy has a button there just for this purpose. Will hold onto your notes for next time. Have you tried that system pref?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 21, 2017 at 04:08 PM, in macOS
Open anyway never works 220 Views / 11 Replies  
The " app wont open from a private developer"..

I go to system prefs, security and click the open anyway button, never works. Am I doing something wrong?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 21, 2017 at 03:33 PM, in macOS
Mission control drag up nuisance 155 Views / 0 Replies  
You when you drag a window up and then you are in mission control? Is there a way to disable that drag up feature?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 21, 2017 at 01:02 PM, in macOS
Thanks not sure what lost or covered with other... 448 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks not sure what lost or covered with other date means. Or how to scan.
Posted by kevs, on Apr 19, 2017 at 11:24 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks Reader! 239 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks Reader!
Posted by kevs, on Apr 18, 2017 at 11:46 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Settings for apps, in Settings or in the app? 239 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm king of confused. Some apps settings are in settings, some are in app itself? And some you just can't find?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 18, 2017 at 09:19 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Quickest way to retrieve from clone drive/ icloud docs 310 Views / 2 Replies  
If you backup to a clone, what is fastest way to grab an previous file. It's harder with stuff kept in the cloud, you just can't easily find that.
Posted by kevs, on Apr 18, 2017 at 05:07 PM, in macOS
Thanks S, is this a mandatory thing? Or how did... 266 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks S, is this a mandatory thing? Or how did it happen? Can I turn it off?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 14, 2017 at 01:23 PM, in Applications
itunes, you are about to start playback 266 Views / 2 Replies  
When I double click I get the bizarre message, "you are about to start playback, do you want to clear the song previously, added up to Next?"

I get this message all the time, anyone know why?...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 13, 2017 at 11:49 PM, in Applications
Lot of work, are your sure 100% that is the... 392 Views / 2 Replies  
Lot of work, are your sure 100% that is the solution.. and what is that? Delete whole full computer?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 13, 2017 at 04:36 PM, in Networking
Mail message disappears from iphone 448 Views / 2 Replies  
Very weird, first time doing this.

A client messages a long convoluted email address, and wants an email back. The email address is too tiring to get into my desktop Mail, so I just send an email...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 13, 2017 at 11:47 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Chrome on laptop keeps asking for Confidential 392 Views / 2 Replies  
When launch Chrome on latptop is says, Chrome want to use your confidential information stored in Chrome safe storage.

I choose deny.

THE PROBLEM, is t his box keeps up every-time I launch...
Posted by kevs, on Apr 8, 2017 at 09:14 PM, in Networking
Ah, I saw phone number in desktop contacts light... 339 Views / 1 Replies  
Ah, I saw phone number in desktop contacts light grey, but when went to edit, phone was not there, crazy..
Posted by kevs, on Apr 5, 2017 at 09:06 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Sending text, receives as email 339 Views / 1 Replies  
I'm sending a friend a text, he is on Andriod, and he receives it as an email. What is this?

I click the symbol of the bubble/ message symbol, in contacts, says "other" below it. thanks.
Posted by kevs, on Apr 5, 2017 at 09:03 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I have A text which is great, but It adds in a... 451 Views / 4 Replies  
I have A text which is great, but It adds in a format I don't want, and wont add to a preview document.
Posted by kevs, on Apr 3, 2017 at 03:25 PM, in macOS
I'm using preview. Isn't there general Mac insert... 451 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm using preview. Isn't there general Mac insert date shortcut?
Posted by kevs, on Apr 1, 2017 at 06:19 PM, in macOS
How add date to pdf 451 Views / 4 Replies  
Googled this came up empty handed amazingly.
Just this totally out of date 5 years old article, and what they said was there, is not there:

Insert The Date and Time With A Keyboard Shortcut |...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 29, 2017 at 07:40 PM, in macOS
Yeah, it's not non slipping so yeah, gaffers tap... 264 Views / 2 Replies  
Yeah, it's not non slipping so yeah, gaffers tap on the sides now.
Posted by kevs, on Mar 27, 2017 at 10:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Latop mousepad how to keep from sliding around 264 Views / 2 Replies  
I bought this from Belkin, but keeps sliding around. Any tips how to get it to stay put on a wood desk?

Mouse Pad...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 27, 2017 at 05:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
And, thanks, NO, the folder was 7.37 on CF card,... 244 Views / 2 Replies  
And, thanks, NO, the folder was 7.37 on CF card, and I just did a 2nd copy to hardrive and it confirms that. 7.37 hardrive before trimming (1400 images)

I just looked this morning and surprisingly...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 27, 2017 at 03:13 PM, in macOS
I delete 3/4 of photos of a folder and finder says bigger 244 Views / 2 Replies  
I just copied images 7.37 GB that a friend sent on a CF card 1400 images.

I deleted about 3/4 of the images down to about 350.

The folder now says in the finder 7.53 GB.

I emptied trash, and...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 27, 2017 at 01:34 AM, in macOS
Bing: Resutls always personalized. 553 Views / 0 Replies  
I'm noticing this on all searches for Bing, says this at the bottom, and it's desktop/ laptop, iphone. But I'm not logged into Bing. WIth Google you need to be logged in. And if I do succeed in...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 26, 2017 at 07:37 PM, in Networking
Yes, I did the unsubscribe Andi, and the issue... 463 Views / 4 Replies  
Yes, I did the unsubscribe Andi, and the issue was over, but came back.

I also Googled the issue and it's a huge issue, just Google gmail spam filter too aggressive and you'll see lot threads.
So...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 19, 2017 at 12:30 PM, in Networking
T, thanks, well I may have received a few spam... 463 Views / 4 Replies  
T, thanks, well I may have received a few spam complaints, but I know anecdotally that Gmail is putting a lot of good emails from good other peoples quality/ legit newsletters, many people I've spoke...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 18, 2017 at 06:55 PM, in Networking
Gmail going to Spam folder all the time 463 Views / 4 Replies  
Anyone notice that their client receive their emails to their spam folder quite a bit? This even happens when initiate the email me first, and I reply. It's maddening.
Posted by kevs, on Mar 17, 2017 at 10:23 PM, in Networking
https://panopticlick.eff.org/ Play with this... 373 Views / 4 Replies  
https://panopticlick.eff.org/

Play with this Oreo on different browsers you have (do their test) and then I have a question for you.
Posted by kevs, on Mar 17, 2017 at 01:48 PM, in Applications
Oreo, have you used Panopticlick to test your... 373 Views / 4 Replies  
Oreo, have you used Panopticlick to test your browsers fingerprint?
Posted by kevs, on Mar 16, 2017 at 10:03 PM, in Applications
Browsing without a unique fingerprint? 373 Views / 4 Replies  
Is this possible? I've been doing some research, the best I came up with is this Chrome extension claims to create a (not) unique fingerprint, but I tested it in panopticlick and it did not. Maybe...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 16, 2017 at 02:20 AM, in Applications
Has anyone actually been in the trenches doing... 851 Views / 10 Replies  
Has anyone actually been in the trenches doing this a lot.

It's really making my head spin. I import, replace, but then the song name does not carry over. I do type in manually the song. But then...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 15, 2017 at 11:29 PM, in Applications
Thanks R, Is that going to effect other apps like... 491 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks R, Is that going to effect other apps like Word? Mail has this particularly annoying one where a little box comes up... who knows maybe you are right.

Ok Just tested used word darln. With...
Posted by kevs, on Mar 4, 2017 at 07:13 PM, in Applications
Mail, cannot get the spell check off. 491 Views / 2 Replies  
On laptop I did the pref, composing, spell check never. Seemed to stop the nuisance spell check, but not on desktop. Anyone have idea? Thanks!!
Posted by kevs, on Mar 4, 2017 at 04:19 PM, in Applications
Ok thanks, been researching bit more on this...... 649 Views / 2 Replies  
Ok thanks, been researching bit more on this... have you done Panopticlick test?
Posted by kevs, on Mar 1, 2017 at 07:11 PM, in Networking
Thanks, they did force the issue, and I got... 760 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks, they did force the issue, and I got through it. Thanks.
Posted by kevs, on Feb 28, 2017 at 09:14 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
P, I was able to log in, but even though the app... 760 Views / 8 Replies  
P, I was able to log in, but even though the app said GET, itunes foced a log in to Buy, itunes forces me to click to Buy, and then itunes said to make a purchase you have to have proper payment...
Posted by kevs, on Feb 27, 2017 at 08:34 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I never use the itunes store, EVER. So why am I... 760 Views / 8 Replies  
I never use the itunes store, EVER. So why am I forced or bothered about it?

I'll test it today, ok on desktop, but iphone has issues. constant nuisance itunes store.
Posted by kevs, on Feb 27, 2017 at 07:33 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks P, this logging on drives me batty,... 760 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks P, this logging on drives me batty, because I have a long complicated password, and the iPhone keyboard is so small. That said, after multiple passes, it still says can't log on, invalid. I...
Posted by kevs, on Feb 27, 2017 at 12:19 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Cannot use app store becuase of the itunes bug 760 Views / 8 Replies  
I can't seem to download anything. When it says get, does that not mean free app? Then it says log into itunes to buy.

And even then, I cannot log in, says password is not valid. Is the itunes...
Posted by kevs, on Feb 26, 2017 at 08:16 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Private window does not hide identity? 649 Views / 2 Replies  
I've been reading that private window still does not prevent sites from knowing it's your computer or phone making the search. Is this true? Thanks
Posted by kevs, on Feb 23, 2017 at 11:50 AM, in Networking
This is what I did with iphone 6 two years ago... 492 Views / 6 Replies  
This is what I did with iphone 6 two years ago correct? What saying is go on app store and this comes up "touch ID ' with symbol of fingerprint. Why coming up when I go to the app store?
Posted by kevs, on Feb 21, 2017 at 07:58 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
S thanks but this "touch ID" what is this saying... 492 Views / 6 Replies  
S thanks but this "touch ID" what is this saying to me? It seems I still have to enter long password manually to buy an app.
Posted by kevs, on Feb 21, 2017 at 03:56 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks S, I think these are free apps I'm... 492 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks S, I think these are free apps I'm clicking on, so why show the confusing window?

So if say "get" then free, and just wait it out?
Posted by kevs, on Feb 20, 2017 at 04:24 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
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