Monthly Archives: March 2012

Ejecting CDs/DVDs – So Many Options

Here are some hints for dealing with CDs or DVDs that won’t eject from your Mac. First rule:  Make sure the CD or DVD disc is not in use. Quit all applications that are using files on the disc. If … Continue reading

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Correct Saved Spelling Errors

It is easy to save a word in your private spelling directory. When a word is underlined in red, right-click the mouse and select learn spelling. Your word is added to your private spell directory. But what can you do … Continue reading

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Need A 6 Foot iPad Cord?

Anyone with an iPad knows they can’t be charged by connecting them to a computer.  They have to be connected directly to a regular electrical outlet.  It is not difficult to find a plug that allows you to do that, … Continue reading

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Determine The Size Multiple Files

I think this is a handy thing to know.  I hope you find it to be so. We don’t all have servers to save stuff to.  I know I don’t.  Sometimes I just want to free up space on my … Continue reading

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How To Hard Restart an iPhone

If your iPhone or iPod touch starts acting weird here is a quick trick you can try before you do anything more drastic. A hard restart will sometimes help a phone or a touch just like it sometimes helps a … Continue reading

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