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User Groups on Facebook March 21, 2015

Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • Apple to reveal new Apple TV with App Store, Siri & A8 CPU at WWDC in June – report
  • A HANDY TIP (THX MacMost!)
  • How To Use Apple’s Health App

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Printable Apple Watch – Actual Size

Kirkville“, a blog by Kirk McElhearn has published this article.  The printout is based on screen shots in the Apple Store app.  The PDF file includes extra white space so you can cut the printout to fit your wrist. Continue reading »

4 Super Simple iOS Maintenance Tips

This article for OSXDaily was posted last Christmas eve.  Has some good ideas for everyone to follow concerning iOS maintenance.  Continue reading »

ACD on YouTube

How many groups are recording sessions and meetings and putting them on line?  Apple Corps of Dallas has been doing periodic meetings for sometime.  Now they are starting to add tutorials for their iWork SIGContinue reading »

Calculator Widget Question on UGNN Facebook

Last week, I had a long time user group person ask the following question on the UG InfoManger page on Facebook:

“Can someone help me with a Yosemite problem? When I open Dashboard the screen sort of changes to a new “space.” As I often use the Calculator and want to see the files behind it to see the numbers, I can’t do that anymore! Is there way to keep my desktop visible when in Dashboard? Put me down as a NOT a fan of Yosemite!! Thanks!”  Continue reading »

Best Mac Antivirus Software

As part of an article titled Best Antivirus Software and Apps 2015, Tom’s Guide has made its recommendations for the Macintosh.   Continue reading »

Siri Commands to Manage Texts, Emails, and More

This article is from Lynda.com.  I didn’t even know they did articles, even though I have been a member for 2 or 3 years now.  (I just go straight to my video lessons.)  Continue reading »

Your Mac’s Dock

 

MakeUseOf has this article by Tom Brookes.  It is very basic, but could help new members/users understand the OS X Dock. Actual title there is “Everything You Need to Know about Your Mac’s Dock.“  Continue reading »

How to use iCloud Drive: The ultimate guide

This article on iMore by Allyson Kazmucha appears to be something that MUGs could use to aid in developing a meeting program.

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News from Kirkville: Kirk McElhearn is your iTunes Guy with excellent insight for all iTunes users

Kirk McElhearn is the Ask the iTunes Guy Kirk McElhearn is the “Ask the iTunes Guy” at Macworld — and he’s always got some real cool stuff going on! He’s saved my six more than once with deep tricks, opinion, views, and new angles of the app we all love to hate — iTunes. Tune in and read our favorite articles for the month :

  • Apple’s Earnings with Math: Or, What Is 74.5 Million iPhones Equal To?
  • What Happens When You Get to 25,000 Tracks on iTunes Match
  • Apple Brings Back Free on iTunes Section of iTunes Store
  • How to Protect Children’s Privacy on Social Media
  • iTunes 12 Brings iTunes Tutorials Front and Center
  • Why Apple Should Become a Mobile Phone Provider
  • How To: Block Spammers in OS X’s Messages App
  • How to Free Up Storage on Your iPhone or iPad
  • New iOS Update Requires Less Space to Update
  • Steve Jobs: The Next Insanely Great Thing
  • How To: Block Senders in Messages on iOS
  • Plague, the Infections Social Network
  • . . . and more!
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User Groups on Facebook 1-31-2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook! If you’re not already with us, please feel free to jump in . . .

  • BackupLoupe
  • How to install Windows 10 on a Macintosh
  • Command & Control: Essential Evernote Shortcuts (Ecernote0

It’s a good idea if you log into your Facebook account prior to reading this article.

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User Groups on Facebook 1-17-2015

Mac User Groups on Facebook Here is some more great content items posted by user group members on Facebook . . .
* The Macintosh Reimagined
* Save your Mac’s hard drive with DiskWarrior 5
* Getting the Most Out of Apple iOS 8
* How to set up the best privacy settings in iOS 8: Why Apple is objectively better than Google at respecting personal privacy
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First 10 Apps to Install on Your Mac

Glenn Fleishman, another Take Control author has this article on Macworld.com.  Not sure that I agree 100%, but these are certainly worth considering.  Continue reading »

Free Label Templates for Pages

MADE IN AMERICA  Peekskill, New York – Worldlabel.com Inc. has released a large collection of free label templates for download for the word processor Pages which works on Apple Mac computers. The collection includes: address, shipping, CD, DVD, mailing and other types of labels and sizes. Making your own labels with Pages using these blank templates is easy and the set up time is quick.  Continue reading »

4 Simple Tips to Fix the Family Macs

This article from December 2013 on OS X Daily web site gives four tips that can make a big difference and is still valid.

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