Chris Quenelle
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What's a good Windows RDP client for Mac?
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I use a program called CoRD. It's worked well for me without fussing with any configuration files or properties. It's been a while since I tried any alternatives, so I'll give RDC another try. I don'...

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Corporate alternatives to DropBox for iPad
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I've looked for similar things in the past. I think the best short answer is: "There is nothing remotely similar to dropbox on the iPad that works on Windows shares." You might want to investigate ...

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If I leave my chargers plugged into the wall socket at all times, do they consume energy or present a safety risk?
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All your chargers are designed to support being plugged in 24 hours a day. Don't worry about them wearing out. If you are concerned about a small charge to your electric bill or if you're trying to ...

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Can I use a non-Apple keyboard with OS X?
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I use a PC keyboard with my MacBook Pro and I just recently ran into a problem. I'd like a quick keyboard shortcut to sleep the computer without a popup. There is a shortcut that uses the "eject" ...

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Is there a good command-line ID3 tool for OS X?
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This site: http://dougscripts.com/itunes/ has many good command line scripts and tools that layer on top of itunes to do things with your music library. Some of them may do what you want. Some of ...

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OS X 10.9.3 has two visible cursors
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Same problem here. I'm using 10.12.2 and an external display (laptop closed). I went into the accessibility and moved the cursor size slider up and down and problem fixed itself.

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OS X Video Driver corruption
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Here is what I did to get my screen working. Remove /Library/Preferences/com.apple.windowserver.plist Remove /Users/yourusername/Library/Preferences/ByHost/com.apple.windowserver.* Reset PRAM This ...

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Messages AIM account regularly stops working
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I have this same question. 1) I have read that the SSL AIM server is less reliable that the non-SSL, so i can help to disable SSL. 2) I found an increase in reliability if I changed the default AIM ...

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Why do I have to drag my new apps into the application folder?
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Keep in mind there are plenty of applications that assume they are in a folder called "Applications" and apps that looks for other specific apps in the "Applications" folder.

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Can I use my iPhone charger for charging other USB based devices?
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I have a Nuvi nav system with a mini-USB charging/sync port. It hangs when plugged into a generic charger. My theory is that the nuvi gets confused for some reason and tries to go into sync mode ...

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why does itunes "optimize" my photos every time i sync
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Is this on a windows computer or a Mac OS computer? Check properties in itunes for options related to photos. If you're on Mac OS check the iPhoto program for similar "ipod" options.

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Sharing music in the iTunes library with multiple accounts and iOS devices
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When the iTunes Store music was DRM'ed, this was a problem. But these days, your problem boils down to sharing the raw files for the music, and adding the directory containing those files to iTunes. ...

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