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MGG 632: The Truth and Its Relatives
Your questions answered, including those about Sierra’s keyboard viewer, recommended OS and RAM configurations for older (and newer!) Macs, Stopping apps from launching on login, finding photos on your iPhone, Bluetooth interference and more. Then it’s Cool Stuff Found and some tips. How can you...
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- 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 632
- 00:01:54 Next Week: Router Deep Dive
- 00:02:38 Bruce-Show Keyboard Viewer in Sierra
- 00:07:24 Giles-Recommended OS for Older Mac
- 00:11:24 Jon-Stopping Apps from Launching on Login
- 00:15:53 Michael-Internet Working, Browsers, Not So Much
- 00:19:29 SPONSOR: OWC’s Thunderbolt 3 Dock
- 00:23:28 SPONSOR: Bare Bones Software
- 00:21:31 SPONSOR: VideoBlocks & AudioBlocks
- 00:25:36 Rachel-Disabling iCloud without losing Photos
- 00:29:32 Dave wants a clone app that notifies upon safety net usage
- 00:35:25 Robby-Finding Photos Synced Back to iPhone
- 00:38:29 Michael-Bluetooth Audio Interference?
- 00:43:21 Andrew-Managing macOS Sierra’s Optimized Storage
- 00:46:51 Patrick-CSF-Chrome can upload folders to Amazon Cloud
- 00:47:52 James-CSF-Thunderbolt and USB-C Cable Infographic
- 00:48:58 AppleTV Screenshots
- 00:49:57 Les-CSF-Walmart Black Web Lightning Cables
- 00:51:34 CSF-TinEye
- 00:56:08 Bruce-Re-CSF-Sierra User Permissions and Yasu for Mac
- 00:58:08 Joel-CSF-Sonic-Pi
- 00:59:06 Pom-CSF-VNC from RealVNC
- 01:01:43 Robin-CSF-Huawei MateDock USB-C Multiport Adapter
- 01:04:05 Giles-Apple Service Pricing
- 01:07:30 Genius-630-Genius Bars, Diagnostics and new MacBooks Pro
- 01:09:06 Patrick-631-TechTool Pro and Sierra
- 01:10:12 James-631-Mail doesn’t always delete local copies
- 01:14:55 Michael-Upgrade from 8GB->16GB Makes a Difference
- 01:17:40 Marco Arment’s Quitter
- 01:18:44 Mid-2012 15” MacBook Pro
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