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age 55
visits member for 3 years, 7 months
seen Apr 4 at 0:47

Jan
2
comment Are there any options to control organization for the new photo app?
I checked 'all albums'.
Dec
31
comment Are there any options to control organization for the new photo app?
Nothing from iphoto's albums shows up in the Albums tab.
Oct
21
comment How can I clear unwanted music off of my iphone?
Because the problem songs were 'icloud' songs.
Oct
21
comment How can I clear unwanted music off of my iphone?
No I cannot. Sliding to the left just slides back to the list of 'albums, songs, artists'.
Oct
21
comment How can I remove songs from the Music app on my iPhone?
The procedure does not work as of ios 7. Sliding on an album just opens the album.
Jun
5
comment Can I stop 'instruments' from asking me to authenticate?
Yes I am, and of course no they aren't. Is that recommended? It seems terribly unsafe to me.
May
28
comment What are Mac OS replacements for Visio?
It's my question, and I was shopping.
Apr
11
comment What are Mac OS replacements for Visio?
Visio is / was a very commonly-used tool on Windows and in the relevant industry. I don't believe that anyone who didn't already know what it was would be able to offer an answer. Anyhow, isn't this now a 'shopping' question that should be closed?
Apr
11
comment What are Mac OS replacements for Visio?
Why do you feel the need to clarify a 2.5-year-old question with an accepted answer?
Feb
11
comment Is there a Mac OS X Command Line application that can convert text encodings from one type to another? (Specifically to convert Mac OS Roman to utf8)
No command-line utility will do that. You might get some help from ICU.
Feb
10
comment Is there a Mac OS X Command Line application that can convert text encodings from one type to another? (Specifically to convert Mac OS Roman to utf8)
And what arguments do you pass?
Feb
10
comment Is there a Mac OS X Command Line application that can convert text encodings from one type to another? (Specifically to convert Mac OS Roman to utf8)
The command is iconv.
Oct
21
comment Is there any way to backup an iphone *including* passwords and such?
Can anyone improve on 'i believe'?
Sep
15
comment What do I do if appleid can't send me email?
right, I am there.
Sep
15
comment Retina Macbook Pro: fonts look terrible
Well, Eclipse is in Java/SWT, and I'd guess that someone got to that.
Jan
19
comment PPTP VPN DNS delay
The order was the problem. Make an answer so I can accept it?
Jan
19
comment PPTP VPN DNS delay
The order now is PPTP first (in the order dialog box), but the main network settings shows it second to to Wifi.
Nov
26
comment Is there an Arabic Easter Egg in Snow Leopard?
I forgot to escape < and > in the text, and now there's a pending edit of someone else fixing it.
Feb
8
comment Black screen, perhaps from login/lock system, after 'closing the clam'
I've done it in both orders. I can't see any difference in the frequency of failure.
Feb
4
comment Slideshow display in Aperture
Yes. After 12 more hours of cogitation, it now displays images normally.