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Hi. My name is Daniel.

I'm mostly active on Ask Different, where I'm now a moderator◆, but I sometimes visit some other Stack Exchange sites (more to read than anything else).

I first got into computers in 1982, and learned to program on an Apple //+. Switched to Mac in 2003. I'm not a computer pro; it's just a hobby. I hope any of my questions or answers are helpful.

Questions about Ask Different moderation? Contact me at daniel.ask.different@gmail.com


Nov
1
comment Roll back to Mountain Lion but don't lose saved documents
I was also frustrated at the loss of the ability of the Finder to open folders in new windows, and the fact that full screen quick look images weren't scaling properly.
Nov
1
comment Has anyone working Parallel 7 on Mavericks?
Answers on Ask Different need to be more than just a link. It's okay to include a link, but please summarize or excerpt it in the answer. The idea is to make the answer stand alone. You did say that you need to "reset pd7's network setting," but giving some indication how would be very helpful.
Oct
31
comment How can a user reasonably project data usage before buying a new iPad?
Thank you! This is exactly what I've been looking for, and have been unable to find.
Oct
31
comment Why can't I share my voice memo on my iPhone via e-mail?
How big is the voice memo? I've had problems with it when the file was too large, but shorter memos sent fine.
Oct
30
comment osx mavericks update deleted all my files and apps from osx lion
Do you have a backup?
Oct
30
comment How can a user reasonably project data usage before buying a new iPad?
Your story is really helpful. What I'd love to see in an answer is does a site exist with a collection of stories about a bunch of users, how they used their device in a particular month, and how much data they consumed. Any maybe this resource doesn't exist. But it should, darn it :-)
Oct
29
comment Roll back to Mountain Lion but don't lose saved documents
iMovie HD gets all crashy on me.
Oct
29
comment iPhone 4 stays linked to a previous Apple Id after restore to ios 7.0.3
please explain more.
Oct
29
comment Roll back to Mountain Lion but don't lose saved documents
I'm going to try this. I hope I don't mess anything up!
Oct
29
comment Why should I NOT update to Mavericks?
I'm sure there's a good question in here that fits with our Q&A format, but questions that work well here do have a single correct answer. So this sounds more like an invitation to discussion than a question that has an actual answer.
Oct
29
comment Why should I NOT update to Mavericks?
I think I'm downgrading back to ML. Sadly. iMovie HD is way too crashy under Mavericks, and I use it on a weekly basis. I have no interest in learning the bizarre workflow for the new, "improved" iMovie.
Oct
27
comment Can I change the default music player app on my iPhone? If so, how?
Yes, this is an answer: the answer here is "No." But answers need more explanation: how do you know it is not possible.
Oct
24
comment Mavericks frees >12GB of SSD
I had ~10GB freed up on my SSD.
Oct
23
comment How many monitors can be hooked up to a Mac Mini?
2 Thunderbolt displays might be the limit, but there's also the HDMI port… can you use it while you're also using the Thunderbolt port?
Oct
23
comment How to run old AirPort Utils 5.x on MacOS X maverics?
Additionally, the new one can't control older Airport devices! I just discovered that 5.6 won't run, but 6 won't work with my Airport. Did I just lock myself out of my device by upgrading?
Oct
23
comment If I update to Mavericks, will I be able to boot from USB?
This might be an answer, but it isn't clear what you mean. Please edit your answer to explain better.
Oct
23
comment Did Mavericks change the Mac's color profiles?
This is an answer, not a comment. The question is whether color profiles changed. This user reports that yes, color profiles changed.
Oct
23
comment Diagnosing what's wrong with “vintage” iMac
In what universe is a 2007 iMac "vintage"?!? I'm still running a 2003 eMac. Vintage Macs are the original all-in-one. Or at least something from the pre-clone era.
Oct
23
comment Help!!! I upgraded to Mavericks and a whole bunch of mail disappeared from my gmail inbox!
Nope. Web interface still says 319.
Oct
21
comment How can I troubleshoot an iTunes install problem?
It's a question about using Apple software. It's on-topic here.