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Personal Hotspot iOS8

Personal hotspot

By Linda Cameron, Mid Columbia Macintosh Users Group A good friend just bought a new house in a neighborhood that has yet to get the infrastructure for Charter or Frontier. He can’t hook up internet or phone from either of those two sources. It could be 6 months or more before any of those are […]

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Data Transfer Solutions

Data transfer devices

By Keith Smith, Mid Columbia Macintosh Users Group A hard drive can get to the point it won’t boot a computer, but contains critical data. Additionally, there are times when one needs to have a large number of files available in portable form, and having them all on an internal hard drive, as in a […]

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Trunx behind the iOS 8 ball, promises fix soon

Trunx behind the iOS 8 ball, promises fix soon

Software and systems break whenever unexpected changes occur. Here is a message from Trunx that warns users not to delete photos before the fix is issued. Apparently, Apple’s recent iOS 8 release is preventing the Trunx app from connecting with their cloud. Message from Trunx, yesterday: iOS 8 Users: An Important Message from Trunx Dear […]

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Convert your vCard files to CSV or LDIF

Convert your vCard files to CSV or LDIF

  Convert your vCard files to CSV or LDIF in order to import them to Gmail (like A to G), Outlook and other database applications. Apple Contacts / Address Book exports its records as vCard files or as Address Book Archives. The problem is that these formats cannot be read by Apple Numbers or FileMaker […]

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Upcoming Events

Mar
4
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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
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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