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Reader, wash post/ hollywood report, News, don't... 80 Views / 3 Replies  
Reader, wash post/ hollywood report, News, don't see anything preferences.

recovery , ip address, mad hd -- WHICH is not my Mac HD. clueless. No clues where this stuff originates from. That why I...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 10:34 PM, in macOS
Annoying badges upper right of screen 80 Views / 3 Replies  
I get a lot of these. Used to automatically think fault of Growl, but I think it could all sorts culprits? Current nuisance see distracting me are:
recovery unmounted
ip address update
mac hd...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 07:03 PM, in macOS
It has list who has been blocked. Does not say... 145 Views / 10 Replies  
It has list who has been blocked. Does not say how to achieve a block, of course comes back first question which was not answered, does a phone block also achieve a message block?
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 04:56 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
You mail does let the spammers leave voice mail... 145 Views / 10 Replies  
You mail does let the spammers leave voice mail if they want.. I think Robo killer or something like that that did not even allow that. so never know...
Thanks But still how block someone from...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 02:37 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thor, sorry, Apples Messages. Easy to confuse... 145 Views / 10 Replies  
Thor, sorry, Apples Messages. Easy to confuse when they name app almost same name!

Don't see anything in preferences that answers still main quesiton of this thread how to block someone is...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 02:28 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Not bothering shopping for those anymore as I did... 145 Views / 10 Replies  
Not bothering shopping for those anymore as I did long draining back and for the, can't remember name, similar anti spam company and they do not allow a spammer to leave a voicemail; and being in...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 01:06 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Andi, well this case was not a bot real person:... 145 Views / 10 Replies  
Andi, well this case was not a bot real person: So for that, is my assumption correct, you have to do two round. And what is easiest way to block someone from messenger - very confusing there,...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 12:48 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Block : have to do both iphone and also messages? 145 Views / 10 Replies  
Seems if you want to block someone, you have to do two rounds. One on iphone, calls wont do it. For messages you do rigmarole for that too correct?
And for messages, I think you have to add the...
Posted by kevs, on Yesterday at 12:10 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks Reader, will see how this goes.. Duration... 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks Reader, will see how this goes.. Duration seconds? maybe like alarm.. and shut if off.. we'll see...
Posted by kevs, on Nov 22, 2019 at 12:56 AM, in Applications
Thanks Reader. So the sound is some random sound,... 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks Reader. So the sound is some random sound, and does it come on computers and iphone or just device you created it on? And duration?
Posted by kevs, on Nov 22, 2019 at 12:22 AM, in Applications
Thanks Reader. I don't see where to add sound, it... 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks Reader. I don't see where to add sound, it just has option of when to add an alert. Does not say what alert will be.
Posted by kevs, on Nov 21, 2019 at 04:09 PM, in Applications
How get alert to work? 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
I have reoccurring even on Calendar, but even then sometimes flake out and miss it. I tried to an alert nothing happens. It is supposed to beep or make sounds or what? Thanks!
Posted by kevs, on Nov 21, 2019 at 01:38 PM, in Applications
Calandar alert question 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
I just set my first alert on Calendar but nothing happened. Do I do something to make it happen. And what happens? Thanks.
Posted by kevs, on Nov 13, 2019 at 07:19 PM, in Applications
Calendar alert questions 1,654 Views / 8 Replies  
The tiny little red circle that indicates that that is today on Apple Calendar is just pathetic. Not enough to stand out. I need to have the whole column for the current day shaded in a subtle color....
Posted by kevs, on Nov 7, 2019 at 07:23 PM, in Applications
ok good idea. Thanks 2,216 Views / 6 Replies  
ok good idea. Thanks
Posted by kevs, on Oct 20, 2019 at 01:42 AM, in macOS
I don't do full OS until 8 months all bugs are... 2,216 Views / 6 Replies  
I don't do full OS until 8 months all bugs are out. or most are... but why not get security updates automatic?
Posted by kevs, on Oct 20, 2019 at 12:37 AM, in macOS
Yes, thanks went and unchecked the OS. 2,216 Views / 6 Replies  
Yes, thanks went and unchecked the OS.
Posted by kevs, on Oct 19, 2019 at 08:36 PM, in macOS
Click update and can't use computer for an hour 2,216 Views / 6 Replies  
I clicked the pesty Apple update badge and now frozen out from working for 1 -2 hours. NO real warning that this is a large update or even what it's regarding. Or how long it will take. Apple seems...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 19, 2019 at 04:43 PM, in macOS
Andi, just tested, they don't get overridden,... 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Andi, just tested, they don't get overridden, actually they override the section of my favorites, but the stickers I don't want just stay there.
Posted by kevs, on Oct 12, 2019 at 06:39 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Andi, if you wake up in the morning and a... 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Andi, if you wake up in the morning and a trillion dollar company decides that 1/2 your recent emojis are purple horses, unicorns.. well, maybe you have a point there.
Posted by kevs, on Oct 11, 2019 at 11:22 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Why are they there? 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Why are they there?
Posted by kevs, on Oct 11, 2019 at 10:11 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thats what I'm being forced to do now, but they... 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Thats what I'm being forced to do now, but they are taking the real estate of the most important area of recent.... I don't like them, I never used them once, and that at the full 1/2 screen of my...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 11, 2019 at 09:07 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Here is what I see guys, unwanted/ unasked for... 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Here is what I see guys, unwanted/ unasked for purple horses on the left.

https://i.postimg.cc/6QzDj9rm/Screen-Shot-2019-10-11-at-4-33-06-PM.jpg
Posted by kevs, on Oct 11, 2019 at 07:42 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
G I don't seem them going away 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
G I don't seem them going away
Posted by kevs, on Oct 11, 2019 at 01:09 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks GH, I had to post, as I have 9 large... 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks GH, I had to post, as I have 9 large cartoon stickers as my favorite emojis on extreme left, though I did not put them there. You have the same thing?

And you can't drag them off?

I'm...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 10, 2019 at 05:28 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
How get rid of Apples Annoying stickers in iMessage? 1,716 Views / 13 Replies  
I just updated the IOS, and received my first message and I accidentally clicked the annoying forced something about stickers and now I see 8 annoying stickers on the left in my recent emoji. I have...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 9, 2019 at 03:47 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Handbrake, I have, not sure how to open video, ... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
Handbrake, I have, not sure how to open video, with vlc drag easier.
Posted by kevs, on Oct 3, 2019 at 04:08 PM, in macOS
Ok reader sad news, in morning the computer was... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
Ok reader sad news, in morning the computer was awake. Have no idea what awakes it, and there was just one TM eject message -- better than 2-10.

I think unchecking that is nice though, I think...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 3, 2019 at 11:59 AM, in Applications
Thanks Reader, yes that is checked, I never go... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
Thanks Reader, yes that is checked, I never go there so I assume that default?

If fact, I do see badges appearing on the black screen in upper right at night quite a bit.

What is wake for...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 3, 2019 at 02:59 AM, in Applications
Reader, sometimes I sleep computer and sometimes... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
Reader, sometimes I sleep computer and sometimes just sleep display. That round I slept the computer. And it is plugged into a 10 port normal USB hub.
Posted by kevs, on Oct 2, 2019 at 10:45 PM, in Applications
Update from this morning: ... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
Update from this morning:

https://postimg.cc/HcMyrMkX

Never seen so many, usually 1-4.

What is this? And why does this only show in morning, never during the 12 hours I"m awake doing work...
Posted by kevs, on Oct 2, 2019 at 04:25 PM, in Applications
Thanks Reader, great, now downloading ok, so see... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks Reader, great, now downloading ok, so see how this goes, and then if no good, try your code idea. Best
Posted by kevs, on Sep 30, 2019 at 04:35 PM, in macOS
This may require another post. This bizarre... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
This may require another post. This bizarre forced asking about joining search hub, when you download.. Now lost on that issue. Anyone have clean way to download VLC.

Sorry reader don't know what...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 30, 2019 at 04:13 PM, in macOS
Thor, thats the same scam link... "click continue... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
Thor, thats the same scam link... "click continue to get strated... I need link wtihout the scam adverising: Forcing an add of search hub.

I've seen this before on other site, very annoying, It...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 30, 2019 at 04:09 PM, in macOS
thanks, all. Andi I don't see QT pro in my app... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
thanks, all. Andi I don't see QT pro in my app folder. this cost to buy?

Reader where do I find creator codes? It was made maybe 12 years ago tops for sure. 2007 about.

S my vcl, seems to be...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 30, 2019 at 03:22 PM, in macOS
Thanks Andi, it has none. I did add a .mov (to... 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks Andi, it has none. I did add a .mov (to test conversion), and did not help the conversion, or whatever internal conversion I have, not sure even what is driving that... the conversion...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 29, 2019 at 03:39 PM, in macOS
Can't convert old quicktime 1,648 Views / 14 Replies  
I have a few quicktime files about 10 years old. My Mac says it's converting it, then konks out. So stumped how to open them. Thanks.
Posted by kevs, on Sep 29, 2019 at 02:47 PM, in macOS
Indeed, known bug: ... 1,989 Views / 6 Replies  
Indeed, known bug:

https://discussions.apple.com/thread/8553663?page=2

Dang, how can they go a year and not fix this. Apple makes trillion dollars and they can’t fix broken Mail app? I sent...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 26, 2019 at 05:12 PM, in Applications
Thanks Andi, the settings seem to match the... 1,490 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks Andi, the settings seem to match the desktop, so I don't think that is it.
Posted by kevs, on Sep 19, 2019 at 09:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
good point GH, will forward this question to... 1,989 Views / 6 Replies  
good point GH, will forward this question to them! Stay tuned..
Posted by kevs, on Sep 17, 2019 at 05:22 PM, in Applications
thanks GH, well I knows it a known issue as my... 1,989 Views / 6 Replies  
thanks GH, well I knows it a known issue as my provider Fastmail says so.too . oh well.
Posted by kevs, on Sep 17, 2019 at 01:24 AM, in Applications
New Bug Mail: IMAP 1,989 Views / 6 Replies  
Anyone notice this post Mojave new bug in Mail that the icon when you send does not come alive or show immediately anymore?
Posted by kevs, on Sep 16, 2019 at 01:44 PM, in Applications
Kernal task recently on laptop at 321%. Again,... 2,701 Views / 20 Replies  
Kernal task recently on laptop at 321%. Again, still not clear why the task is a mystery. Apple cannot know what is going on?
Posted by kevs, on Sep 13, 2019 at 10:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Now have to open latptop to wake up 1,490 Views / 2 Replies  
New nuisance post Mojave, : I now have to open lid of laptop to wake up from sleep. This is laptop acting as a computer, with aftermarket display and new apple magic keyboard, to watch tV. Pre...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 13, 2019 at 08:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Column name finder Does not stick 1,333 Views / 0 Replies  
Anyone have a clue why when I expand column for name in finder, later wont stick to where I set it? Thanks.
Posted by kevs, on Sep 13, 2019 at 07:17 PM, in macOS
Ok reader thanks. lsd funny! But non of these... 1,596 Views / 4 Replies  
Ok reader thanks. lsd funny! But non of these things are odd to be at 50%. Maybe just bad luck for that moment, all four were up going strong? Finder windows were getting beachballs.
Posted by kevs, on Sep 7, 2019 at 04:42 PM, in macOS
Thanks Reader never seen iconservicesagent... 1,596 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks Reader never seen iconservicesagent before there, is it odd it would be at 50% or so? (CPU) Same question tccd.

backup helper could that also be Crashplan or definitly TM?

No, it did...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 7, 2019 at 03:28 PM, in macOS
thanks Reader will do. I can put up with... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
thanks Reader will do.

I can put up with it....

Also, not sure, the database got screwed up so I only search in TM now via the finder. (does not work searching with the time machine method,...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 7, 2019 at 03:26 PM, in Applications
Computer slowdown, what is isd, backup-helper, inconservice agent and 1,596 Views / 4 Replies  
Computer slowdown, Activity Monitor says these are all over 50% what is:

isd, backup-helper, iconserviceagent, and TCCD? THANKS!
Posted by kevs, on Sep 7, 2019 at 01:25 PM, in macOS
Reader/ GH, first night with APC, morning notice... 4,753 Views / 36 Replies  
Reader/ GH, first night with APC, morning notice that TM not ejected properly. ONe, sometimes 4 of them.

Still computer and TM were plugged into the APC.. green power light on... battery was...
Posted by kevs, on Sep 7, 2019 at 01:21 PM, in Applications
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