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I have a mailing list that need to be kept in order of first contact. Columns are name, phone, email, first contact, second contact, etc. Al...
I want to uncheck the option “include when automatically checking for mail” for an email account but it doesn’t seem to be...
I am thinking about purchasing the new MacBook 1.3 GH processor. Currently I have a MacBook Air that I wish Mac would continue only adding R...
Over the last two years I have saved about 400 PDF’s on my iPad which I can see on the iBooks app. They are PDFs of legal agreements, rece...
I’ve been trying to mark some extremely important appointments on my Apple Calendar. I would like to mark them with red letters or a drama...
I recently had a ‘chat’ session with Apple, and discovered that I have two iTunes accounts. That has caused me some problems. I don’t ...
Greetings: I would like to create a drop-menu for a specific column with the following items: Column Header: Type Items: Card, Monetary Dona...
I can’t find a way to hyperlink images in Pages. —– Jean-Claude...
I gifted my Mom an iPad (wifi radio only). She is printing out coupon offers she receives via email and using a LOT of ink in the process. I...
My last Keyboard Shortcut list is Yosemite. Do you have one for Sierra or HiSierra or will it basically be the same as Yosemite —̵...
Before iOS 11 and High Sierra I used to backup my iPhone to my Mac using iTunes (as well as a daily iCloud backup). With the changes to iTun...
I want to make a video that combines a recording of my presentation placed next to the actual keynote slides use during the presentation. In...
I was wondering would you please explain to me in a easy way that I can understand: why does an iPod, iPhone or a iPad need to sleep when it...
What differences if any would the different monitor connections provide? Thunderbolt digital video output Native Mini DisplayPort output DVI...
I want my formula to work like this: If I have the checkbox checked, I want it to add D2 and R2. IF(T2,D2+R2) This is working perfectly!! Ho...
On my MacBook I had my wife Airdroped me photos. I see them in “Imports” but do not see them in “photos”. In the pas...
iMacHigh Sierra (late 2012), 27″ 2.9Ghz inTel Core i5, NvidiaGTX 660M 512 MB 24Gb memory 1600Mhz DDR3. Second Monitor LG. Apps are VLC...
Trying to drag and drop photos into a program to polish them up, I can drag a photo from my desktop into this app without problem but can no...
Apple has just released High Sierra, there is some information about it is not ready for MACS that have fusion drives. Do you think they wil...
My new Canon TS8050 can, I believe switch itself on when a request to print is received from my imac or ipad or Android phone via the Canonp...
I have a group of friends in my contacts on my computer I call Regulars. I want to put the same group on my iPad My iPad is model A1458, I d...
I noticed that the shared links option is missing in Safari with macOS High Sierra… only bookmarks and reading lists remain. Called Ap...
My photos are not syncing between all of my apple devices. I want to sign out of iCloud on my iPhone 7 and iPad running version iOS 11 and s...
Am I the only one to notice that Retouch is missing from the new iOS Photos app? Is it really gone or is there someplace else that I can fin...
I’m trying to share files under iCloud family storage and curious if the Files App permissions work to permit view, edit, write and wh...
Since I have upgraded to High Sierra I have noticed that my Notes in the Contacts app are truncated after six lines. The information is stil...
With High Sierra coming soon should I invest in apps like CleanMyMac 3 or do you still say there is no need for these apps? —– D...
Since I updated to IOS 11, the Location icon (arrow) has always been visible in the upper right corner of the task bar. The only way for it ...
I was wondering would you please explain to me in a easy way that I can understand: what does a security update actually do to the computer?...
I had a problem a couple of years ago with email trying to use contacts that came from emails form the outside even thought they were NOT in...

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