Monthly Archives: February 2011

How To Get Your iPad Calendar Back

Tuesday, October 26, 2010, 12:56 AM – Tips and Hints In the past few days many people who use iPads have lost their calendars. There is a reason and there is a solution. First the solution. Remember the good old … Continue reading

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Response To Readers Question About Fonts

Monday, October 25, 2010, 01:13 AM – Tips and Hints Reader Wendy Evenden asked a question back on the 12th and I just now saw it because I have been so tied up with tasks related to our Mac Users … Continue reading

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Some Basic Information About The Fonts On Your Mac

Monday, October 11, 2010, 12:58 AM – Tips and Hints There are three different places on your Mac where fonts are stored. That is why you may sometimes find the same font listed more than once if you look in … Continue reading

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Some iPad Recommendations

Thursday, September 30, 2010, 11:29 PM – Misc Many people who aren’t comfortable “taking on” a computer are willing to try an iPad. For that reason, I am going to periodically write about iPad issues and recommendations. For this entry … Continue reading

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Modify the Finder Window Sidebar

Thursday, September 9, 2010, 01:02 AM – Tips and Hints You can add and subtract items from the Finder Sidebar to make it more useful to your own needs. Start by opening the Finder Window. The easiest way is to … Continue reading

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What To Do When Your Mac Freezes

Thursday, September 2, 2010, 10:39 PM – Tips and Hints Sometimes your Mac will freeze on you. It might be because you are running an application that has bugs in it. It might be that you have too many applications … Continue reading

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So You Need Help With Your Mac

Sunday, August 29, 2010, 10:31 PM – Tips and Hints OK, so here is the picture. You are a new Mac user (or trying to help a new Mac user). There is a problem, like maybe the computer won’t start … Continue reading

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The Auto Fill Button in Safari

Thursday, August 19, 2010, 12:19 AM – Tips and Hints If you have Snow Leopard and it is your habit to shop and purchase on-line you might really like to add the Auto Fill button to your Safari toolbar. Doing … Continue reading

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Fast Tip For Snow Leopard Users

Saturday, August 7, 2010, 12:56 AM You can use the Option key to get otherwise hidden information about the Airport, Bluetooth, and MobileMe Sync connections on your Mac if you are running Snow Leopard. Icons for each of these connections … Continue reading

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Setting Preferences for iChat – Part 2

Monday, August 2, 2010, 09:25 PM Continuing with the discussion of setting the preferences for iChat so they meet your personal needs. The fourth tab is Alerts. There is a long list of things you choose to receive alerts for … Continue reading

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