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Now need two clicks to get link up? 151 Views / 0 Replies  
I think this dovetails with upgrading to Mojave but who knows.... big annoyance.

In Mail, mostly, but I think other places. I used to click a link and the browser would open up on the page in one...
Posted by kevs, on Aug 23, 2019 at 02:45 PM, in macOS
Thanks, will dive in and let you know how goes! 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
Thanks, will dive in and let you know how goes!
Posted by kevs, on Aug 10, 2019 at 12:56 AM, in Applications
Thanks guys, found this ... 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
Thanks guys, found this
...
Posted by kevs, on Aug 9, 2019 at 06:22 PM, in Applications
thanks, Do you have links/ recommendations? 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
thanks, Do you have links/ recommendations?
Posted by kevs, on Aug 8, 2019 at 03:34 PM, in Applications
thanks Reader, well, only happening every couple... 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
thanks Reader, well, only happening every couple weeks. What else could this be? Is it odd though the hardrive of which always TM, says not ejected, yet always on the desktop ok?

Does that really...
Posted by kevs, on Aug 8, 2019 at 03:21 PM, in Applications
got it, but no one knows if that would solve... 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
got it, but no one knows if that would solve issue correct?
Posted by kevs, on Aug 7, 2019 at 10:44 PM, in Applications
thanks GH, what is UPS, besides package carrier?... 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
thanks GH, what is UPS, besides package carrier?

But the drive is mounted fine in morning, yet see 5 of these eject alerts.
Posted by kevs, on Aug 7, 2019 at 10:11 PM, in Applications
Andi, thanks, have no idea. Never see this... 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
Andi, thanks, have no idea. Never see this nuisance before. Drive is mounted in morning and backup ok. Yet would be nice not to have 1/2 dozen badges on the desktop about this..
Posted by kevs, on Jul 31, 2019 at 01:55 PM, in Applications
TM TIME machine disk not ejected properly? 1,706 Views / 16 Replies  
I wake up in morning and I see 6 redundant messages that TM was not ejected properly. Yet it's there on desktop fine. Anyone know what this is?
Posted by kevs, on Jul 31, 2019 at 01:19 PM, in Applications
Yes, I don't see Titles do you? 1,263 Views / 2 Replies  
Yes, I don't see Titles do you?
Posted by kevs, on Jul 23, 2019 at 02:22 PM, in Applications
Photos: Showing files names 1,263 Views / 2 Replies  
This articles says this revolutionary ability to show a file name.. is now available for photos!
http://thedigitalstory.com/2018/10/display-filenames-in-Photos-for-macOS.html

Alas, I don't see in...
Posted by kevs, on Jul 22, 2019 at 10:22 PM, in Applications
thanks Reader. The verbose email from Seagate... 2,154 Views / 5 Replies  
thanks Reader. The verbose email from Seagate mentioned Windows a few times. Yet i have zero interest in Window. I'm just on Mac.
Posted by kevs, on Jul 12, 2019 at 09:28 PM, in macOS
thanks Reader, I have no idea whats going on. I... 2,154 Views / 5 Replies  
thanks Reader, I have no idea whats going on. I bought these Seagate 2 years ago.

Are the dependent on NTFS?
Posted by kevs, on Jul 12, 2019 at 06:06 PM, in macOS
NTFS what is it? 2,154 Views / 5 Replies  
Seagate drives said this ntfs needed be updated after Mojave. I emailed Seagate on facebook and got incoherent answer about this. Do the drives needs this annoying software or is it some loony bin...
Posted by kevs, on Jul 11, 2019 at 07:44 PM, in macOS
Andi I take screenshots for 15 years, and email... 1,047 Views / 7 Replies  
Andi I take screenshots for 15 years, and email them, save them very useful. Never edited one once!

And I'm a photographer who know how to edit too.

They make a default feature to edit a...
Posted by kevs, on Jul 11, 2019 at 11:51 AM, in macOS
Excellent Reader! When did that come on the... 1,047 Views / 7 Replies  
Excellent Reader!

When did that come on the scene? Putting up with it, thinking its some new annoying temporarly thing, and then hit a breaking point of annoyance. Very glad to hear it can be...
Posted by kevs, on Jul 9, 2019 at 10:45 PM, in macOS
The annoying screenshot delay 1,047 Views / 7 Replies  
With last OS or so, comes this beyond annoying screenshot delay. For 20 years you took a screenshot and it immediately was on your desktop. Now it's 15 seconds, What is this and anyway to get rid...
Posted by kevs, on Jul 9, 2019 at 09:02 PM, in macOS
I do that, but still, or I have all. Still, did... 1,834 Views / 2 Replies  
I do that, but still, or I have all. Still, did not find the email.
Posted by kevs, on Jun 24, 2019 at 10:18 PM, in Applications
Apple Mail, Search Problem 1,834 Views / 2 Replies  
Anyone notice this: You search for an important clients email, and Apple mail, brings up one conversation from one folder, but not an original email that is even more important from another. It's...
Posted by kevs, on Jun 24, 2019 at 06:26 PM, in Applications
Thanks Reader, great worked! No more red marks... 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks Reader, great worked! No more red marks Etra check. Streemouse, not working, but I look into that now...
Posted by kevs, on Jun 17, 2019 at 05:24 PM, in macOS
thanks Reader, before deleting those things, can... 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
thanks Reader, before deleting those things, can deleting any of them cause havoc?
Posted by kevs, on Jun 14, 2019 at 04:19 PM, in macOS
Steermouse is up to date. The laptop is AOK... 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
Steermouse is up to date.

The laptop is AOK now. Why is goes bananas every couple of weeks and hits the 300 400% kernal, I have no idea.

I do notice the fan is loud when watching video. That is...
Posted by kevs, on Jun 12, 2019 at 02:45 PM, in macOS
S. I don't know anything about Kernals, sorry. I... 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
S. I don't know anything about Kernals, sorry. I do use Steermouse.
Posted by kevs, on Jun 11, 2019 at 08:17 PM, in macOS
S, so all those red markers don't worry about?... 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
S, so all those red markers don't worry about? But Etre Check said performance Poor, and those are the red marks. But you say don't worry? I actually deleted Office 2001 to get of that red mark and...
Posted by kevs, on Jun 11, 2019 at 11:12 AM, in macOS
CRAZY launch agents killing my laptop 2,483 Views / 14 Replies  
May Mabook Air is dying of slowness. According to Etrecheck is becuase of something I haver not clue about so poting here:

LAUCH AGENTS: TONS OF THEM.. Someone here had me delete a find or...
Posted by kevs, on Jun 10, 2019 at 08:37 PM, in macOS
but just a hiccup of that one area on hardrive... 3,089 Views / 7 Replies  
but just a hiccup of that one area on hardrive right?
Posted by kevs, on May 23, 2019 at 03:59 PM, in macOS
That does not make sense as the the 2040 creation... 3,089 Views / 7 Replies  
That does not make sense as the the 2040 creation date will go to 2019, and the real creation date is still unknown.
Posted by kevs, on May 23, 2019 at 02:52 PM, in macOS
Reader, so just let it go? Bad creation dates are... 3,089 Views / 7 Replies  
Reader, so just let it go? Bad creation dates are just that point in time for those specific one with bad dates?
Posted by kevs, on May 22, 2019 at 07:54 PM, in macOS
Bad creation dates 3,089 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm seeing in finder creation dates of 2040. Also, finder windows will not remember defaults I set.

Probably a waste of time posting this, but who knows. Very frustrated, with OS stability. Just...
Posted by kevs, on May 22, 2019 at 05:18 PM, in macOS
Thanks Reader, stuck on preview, guess glitch no... 1,008 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks Reader, stuck on preview, guess glitch no hope with?
Posted by kevs, on May 19, 2019 at 12:06 AM, in macOS
So what I do for: 1- Mac 2- Parallels? 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
So what I do for:

1- Mac
2- Parallels?
Posted by kevs, on May 19, 2019 at 12:05 AM, in macOS
Reader thanks, comments seems to stick which is... 1,008 Views / 4 Replies  
Reader thanks, comments seems to stick which is good.

What is "use relative date"

The killer is preview wont stick, wont go away, no matter how much I deselect it,

It's unchecked yet shows...
Posted by kevs, on May 18, 2019 at 10:28 PM, in macOS
Reader, again, all I have is I'm on Mojave and I... 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
Reader, again, all I have is I'm on Mojave and I have the El Captian install file.

So I need another OS to install El Capitan, I have to buy it for $20?

And this is just using Mac.

Do you...
Posted by kevs, on May 18, 2019 at 10:14 PM, in macOS
Odd finder request 1,008 Views / 4 Replies  
1) I always want to have comments enabled on all finder windows. So for 15 years, I command J on many of them and then click box for comments. Anyway to just have comments as default checked for all?...
Posted by kevs, on May 18, 2019 at 07:05 PM, in macOS
thanks, Reader, I only have Mac 27" on Mojave. I... 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
thanks, Reader, I only have Mac 27" on Mojave. I have some spare external hardrives around.
Then I should.... do...?

Or.. maybe Windows 10 can .. ultimately this is going in Windows 10 via...
Posted by kevs, on May 18, 2019 at 06:53 PM, in macOS
Thanks guys, the thread is too confusing for me:... 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
Thanks guys, the thread is too confusing for me: I only have for some reason, I don't know -- only one installer in my apps folder: (without paying Apple for more)

Install OS X El Capitan -- it's...
Posted by kevs, on May 18, 2019 at 06:07 PM, in macOS
DARN IT. OS X Yosemite OS X Yosemite JUST... 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
DARN IT.
OS X Yosemite
OS X Yosemite JUST says app store download and doubleclick take me to app store.

and this one more promising:

Install OS X El Capitan says application
But when...
Posted by kevs, on May 17, 2019 at 02:42 PM, in macOS
I did find Yosemite and El Capitan in my apps... 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
I did find Yosemite and El Capitan in my apps folder, so I think I'll be able to go with those. we'll see.. Interesting you now have to pay Apple $20 each for those.
Posted by kevs, on May 16, 2019 at 01:35 AM, in macOS
How to get Mountain Lion? 1,208 Views / 12 Replies  
I want to get a copy of Mountain Lion to put in Virtual PC, I went to app store, don't see it. Any ideas?

Just read and article that with Mojave which I just upgraded to two days ago, Apple, in...
Posted by kevs, on May 15, 2019 at 03:21 PM, in macOS
It's the ability to make notes right on the mail... 1,413 Views / 3 Replies  
It's the ability to make notes right on the mail itself which is very useful.
Posted by kevs, on May 13, 2019 at 02:30 PM, in Applications
Mail: Still no way to add note? 1,413 Views / 3 Replies  
I was using MailTags, but not sure still works, just sent email.
Greatest flaw to me in all Mac Software: still no ability still to write on an email from a client.

Anyone have any ideas?...
Posted by kevs, on May 13, 2019 at 02:04 PM, in Applications
thanks GH, that's it, got it! 4,483 Views / 2 Replies  
thanks GH, that's it, got it!
Posted by kevs, on May 12, 2019 at 07:51 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Google Maps from Bike to CAr 4,483 Views / 2 Replies  
Going nuts on iphone. I cannot figure out how to quickly change on Google maps from car to bike on iphone. Very non intuitive, help. stuck. thanks!
Posted by kevs, on May 12, 2019 at 02:17 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Issue, not on Mojave will get on that today.. 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
Issue, not on Mojave will get on that today..
Posted by kevs, on May 12, 2019 at 02:16 AM, in macOS
More 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
More
Posted by kevs, on May 12, 2019 at 01:13 AM, in macOS
Dowloaded 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
Dowloaded
Posted by kevs, on May 12, 2019 at 12:51 AM, in macOS
GH did reboot, tried now. Same failed. NOTHING is... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
GH did reboot, tried now. Same failed. NOTHING is wrong with my new imac 27". I'm sure you and zillions have no problem, and with 20 hours I could get it working, but I'm buying Paralles today. You...
Posted by kevs, on May 9, 2019 at 02:06 PM, in macOS
PS GH, just tried to in install VM: The... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
PS GH, just tried to in install VM:

The Installation Failed!
The installer encountered an error that caused the installation to fail. Contact the software manufacture for assistance.

But I...
Posted by kevs, on May 8, 2019 at 09:32 PM, in macOS
thanks GH, ok maybe I'll give it a whirl, but no... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
thanks GH, ok maybe I'll give it a whirl, but no support. Today Window 10 arrived. How hard it it to install onto VM?
And does VM run at same time that my normal OS runs like Parallel does?

the...
Posted by kevs, on May 8, 2019 at 09:05 PM, in macOS
PS I'll wait for you answer. I've read that... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
PS I'll wait for you answer. I've read that Paralle's is a breeze and runs side by side so you don't interrupt or boot into anything. I wont have patience to have super steep learning curve.. let me...
Posted by kevs, on May 8, 2019 at 03:14 PM, in macOS
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