Re: Article: Apple on target for October MacBook Release

2016-10-18 Thread David Chittenden
There were no 7+ available, so I went with the 7 two days ago. I will probably switch back to the + size iPhone next year. I do love my 7. Kind regards, David Chittenden, MSc, MRCAA Email: dchitten...@gmail.com Mobile: +61 488 988 936 Sent from my iPhone > On 19/10/2016, at 15:24, Scott

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
No I just was not sure that there were two different things. I will be ok and may even play a prank a friend when I call her tell her my Mac has a phone. From E.T.'s Keyboard... Without H2O there is no life! ancient.ali...@icloud.com On 10/18/2016 9:35 PM, Scott Granados wrote: As long

Re: Article: Apple on target for October MacBook Release

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
A new iPhone is a most worth while cause. I love my 7+. Go with the plus if you do upgrade. > On Oct 18, 2016, at 6:49 PM, E.T. wrote: > > Interesting developments to be. I know nothing about USB C but I usually go > with the flow and so expect it probably will

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
As long as you’re on your local network you can still do all the FaceTime tricks mentioned, wasn’t trying to confuse things. With it not being available you’re still fine. All WiFi calling does is allows the phone to be out of the picture and the calls to go to the carrier directly over your

RE: New Macbook Air for Christmas

2016-10-18 Thread Simon Fogarty
I’m kind of thinking that I'll go the 2012 mac book pro and up the ram and hd to an ssd and just put up with the 2.5 ghz processor, Oh and the weight gain in the mbp 2012. -Original Message- From: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com [mailto:macvisionaries@googlegroups.com] On Behalf Of

RE: Bluetooth mike recommendations?

2016-10-18 Thread Simon Fogarty
Yeah there is a usb to lightening connector for connecting cameras to the iPhone or IOS devices This I believe is what they mean I've never seen a thunderbolt to lightening adaptor on apples site. -Original Message- From: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com

RE: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Simon Fogarty
Tim, I find one of your comments interesting, When I press the button on the ear pods I find it kills the phone call I’ve got coming in or in action, Is there something you need to do to enable the ear pod button to answer a call? From: macvisionaries@googlegroups.com

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
That’s interesting, my experience is like Christophers, my button does nothing on the Mac. > On Oct 18, 2016, at 4:56 AM, Simon Fogarty wrote: > > Tim, > > I find one of your comments interesting, > > When I press the button on the ear pods I find it kills the phone

Re: New Macbook Air for Christmas

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
Memory limitations aside, I’m very very happy with my mid 2015 MacBook pro. It does very well with virtual environments and performs very well on just about everything I can throw at it. Upgradable no but I could see it lasting and being usable for quite a while. > On Oct 18, 2016, at 4:52

Re: Bluetooth devices

2016-10-18 Thread Saqib Hussain
Thanks. I will now remember to turn my Bluetooth speaker on before booting up the Mac. The other thing is that I forgot to confirm the selection in sound settings so it must have been reverting back to the default setting. > On 16 Oct 2016, at 15:18, Scott Granados

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Tim Kilburn
Simon, It's just always worked for me. I wonder if you're pressing a different area of the button on the ear-buds? I press the centre of the buttons, the area where you'd play/pause/skip. On the iPhone itself, if you press the up or down volume while a call is coming in, then it will

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Tim Kilburn
Hi, I tested this both yesterday and today, and pressing the return key did not pick up the call. Logically, I thought it would as well, but it was not in my case so did not suggest that in my post. Later... Tim Kilburn Fort McMurray, AB Canada On Oct 18, 2016, at 00:36, christopher

Status of the send space wizard

2016-10-18 Thread aliFaisal
Hello everyone, Does anyone know if the send space wizard for the mac is at all accessible? I use it a lot of my windows machine, and would like to use it on my mac if I can. Thanks -- The following information is important for all members of the Mac Visionaries list. If you have any

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
To answer E.T.’s question, I believe verizon does have WiFi calling. They didn’t when I was there but I think it’s been added since. Go to settings, phone, and look for a WiFi calling option and try enabling it. > On Oct 18, 2016, at 9:54 AM, Tim Kilburn wrote: > > Hi, > >

Re: Facebook question

2016-10-18 Thread Larry Thacker Jr.
I think there is a way, but I’ve been using this custom URL for years and so far it still works. I keep expecting them to break it. https://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=lf > On Oct 18, 2016, at 9:36 AM, Stacey Robinson wrote:

Facebook question

2016-10-18 Thread Stacey Robinson
Hi all, I’m using facebook on my macbook air running el capitan. How do I tell it to show the most recent post first? I can’t find anything anywhere to change. Peace, Stacey Robinson and GEB dog Kirk. mailto:stacey...@bellsouth.net -- The following

automatically add files to iTunes

2016-10-18 Thread Christina C.
Hello, So, sometimes when I download an audio file my Mac automatically unzips the file and starts playing it in iTunes and then it is added to my library both on my computer and on iCloud. I obviously want these files on my Mac but what if I don’t want them in my iCloud music library? Any

Article: Apple on target for October MacBook Release

2016-10-18 Thread Scott Granados
Found this article on redmond pie and it seemed totally on topic to discuss. Includes expectations about the up coming release of the laptops including the end of the MacBook air 11, the 12 Inch MacBook taking the place of the 11 inch air, the continuation and upgrade of the MacBook air 13,

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread christopher hallsworth
Well it used to work so something has changed then what do you think? > On 18 Oct 2016, at 14:54, Tim Kilburn wrote: > > Hi, > > I tested this both yesterday and today, and pressing the return key did not > pick up the call. Logically, I thought it would as well, but it was

1Password Update

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
The 6.3.4 update has to do with browser extensions. Before, you would download and install the extension. This was changed. Now, you would be prompted to compare a code with that shown in the browser. Simpler. What I encountered prompts a question. Safari showed the code and the dialog

RE: Status of the send space wizard

2016-10-18 Thread matthew dyer
Hi, I have used it on my mac just fine till now. I am unable to get it to reginize my user info to log in. It has not worked since doing a clean install of the os. I can sign into my account on the web with no problem. It is very strange. Matthew -Original Message- From:

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread christopher hallsworth
You can also just press return which will activate the default button which is accept in this case. > On 17 Oct 2016, at 22:36, Tim Kilburn wrote: > > Hi, > > Normally, when a call comes in, FaceTime will become the front most app. So, > you can use VO-right then VO-left

Re: Status of the send space wizard

2016-10-18 Thread David Griffith
I have just opened the Wizard on my Mac running Sierra and at first look all appears normal. However as I did not do a clean install I did not have to log in again and was automatically logged into my account. I know that easily the most difficult part of the wizard is logging in for the

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread Tim Kilburn
Hi, No, WiFi Assist is used when you have a poor WiFi connection. If the WiFi connection is poor, then the iPhone will automatically switch over to LTE or whatever data you have to give you the fastest connection. Many people have turned it off as they found that the process was making their

Re: On using workflows I built on another Vac

2016-10-18 Thread Jonathan C. Cohn
Very cool. Your aautomation should be a file or bundle. In either compressing it and should allow you to mail it to your friend. Automations can be any directory. Best wishes, Jonathan Cohn > On Oct 18, 2016, at 7:06 PM, Brandt Steenkamp > wrote: > > Hi there

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
Is this the same as Wifi Assist? If it is, I have that option. By the way, on that same area in phone settings is "announce calls". I have it set to never but would like to know what it is as its apparently not the same as being notified when a call comes in which I do hear. From

Re: Facetime for Apple users only?

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
That is clear, thanks. I guess I do not have Wifi calling here then since I do not see the option. From E.T.'s Keyboard... Without H2O there is no life! ancient.ali...@icloud.com On 10/18/2016 3:59 PM, Tim Kilburn wrote: Hi, No, WiFi Assist is used when you have a poor WiFi connection.

On using workflows I built on another Vac

2016-10-18 Thread Brandt Steenkamp
Hi there folks, A friend of mine asked if there were any way to extract text from QDF documents on the Mac, I actually did not know, so looked at Automator and built a workflow that does exactly that, saved it as an app, and now don't know if my friend can use my workflow instead of having to

Re: alternative free conversion tool for kindle for use with calibre

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
Just an update. This plugin for Calibre version 2.70 does work nicely once set up. True its a difficult process but once its done, Calibre does a nice job of removing the DRM then doing the conversion. If I find any more Kindle books I do not know I want badly, I may take a stab at a

Re: Article: Apple on target for October MacBook Release

2016-10-18 Thread E.T.
Interesting developments to be. I know nothing about USB C but I usually go with the flow and so expect it probably will be an easy enough change to adapt to. The touch bar I find interesting too. We need someone to beta test hardware! Oh right. NDA. So much for that. My mid 2012

Attention Mark Taylor

2016-10-18 Thread Christopher-Mark Gilland
Hey Mark, would you please write me off list? I wrote you a very very sad private message, but want to be absolutely 100% sure that you see it, as it's kind of urgent. Absolutely no one on list has done anything wrong. This has nothing at all to do with someone's conduct or the like, I swear