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Doctor Kokua – My WiFi signal is Weak

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Mike Rethman asks: Wireless Internet connectivity in my home seems weak in portions of the house, despite indications on each Mac of a strong signal. What experience do you have with wireless range-extender products — not hardwired? Hello Mike! If you have an Apple AirPort Extreme, adding a (smaller & less expensive) Airport Express usually […]

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Doctor Kokua – I can’t print!

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From Alice Unawai: I have suddenly lost the ability to print any documents. What can I do to fix this problem? Dear Alice, After you have checked to make sure that the printer is receiving power and that it has ink (or toner) the first thing to do is to restart everything. Shutdown your printer, […]

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Doctor Kokua – I have used up all my iCloud Storage

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From Donna Miller: “I received a notice that I will be charged for iCloud storage next month.  It states I am about to exceed my plan of 20GB. Seeking advice as I don’t recall the purpose for needing this service. A review of my usage: Backups (iPhone and iPad): 14.9 GB Photos:   1.4 Gb 1Password: […]

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Upcoming Events

Mar
4
Sat
9:00 am Spring Cleaning – Dr Kokua Looks... @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Spring Cleaning – Dr Kokua Looks... @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Mar 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Spring Cleaning - Dr Kokua Looks at MacScan 3 @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
HMAUS’ Dr Kokua explores MacScan3 to get to the bottom of the often asked question “Do Macintosh computers need malware software?” Dr Kokua is currently in the lab to get past the myths and misinformation[...]
11:00 am Great Gear for Imagemakers @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Great Gear for Imagemakers @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Mar 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Great Gear for Imagemakers @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
  Terry Takaki, our guest at the March Imagemakers Workshop, will bring a bag of camera gear for us to play with and have a taste test. Sounds like fun? Join us from 11:00 a.m.[...]
1:00 pm Learn Time Lapse Photography @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Learn Time Lapse Photography @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn Time Lapse Photography @ Nuʻuanu Baptist Church | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Join Ricky Li, photographer, videographer, and stuff do’er for a tutorial on how to create your own time-lapse video. For once, this is something phone photographers will have an advantage — you won’t need a[...]
Mar
5
Sun
12:30 pm Board Meeting @ Starbucks Ala Moana Hotel
Board Meeting @ Starbucks Ala Moana Hotel
Mar 5 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
The officers, directors and chairs will meet to continue work for 2017. Agenda Motions Privacy Policy – Proposed Amendment Membership Meeting All members are invited to participate.Share this:EmailPrintFacebookTwitter