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Forum: Mobile Apps 25. Jun 2019, 07:02 AM
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Posted By BuckSkin
iPad 1 Jailbreak Programs ???

Has anyone here had first hand experience with any of the free iPad jailbreak packages ?

I would never before dreamed that I would want to jailbreak an iPad until I stupidly okayed iTunes to...
Forum: Freeware Installation & Usage 18. Nov 2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,092
Posted By BuckSkin
I know this request is a bit dated, but her goes...

I know this request is a bit dated, but her goes anyway...

I have been using FastStone for several versions.

The only "Preview" that I can find is in the View menu.
I have no idea what it...
Forum: Freeware Installation & Usage 18. Nov 2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,480
Posted By BuckSkin
I have had FREE PDF-XChange Editor for quite some...

I have had FREE PDF-XChange Editor for quite some time; I think four different versions with me currently having a very recent one.
It may just be me, but I think that the free version loses more...
Forum: Freeware Installation & Usage 17. Nov 2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,005
Posted By BuckSkin
Geo-Locating in FastStone ???

First let me say that FastStone is our favorite image organizing program - period.

I was just reading this review:

http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/faststone-image-viewer.htm-1

Twice...
Forum: Mobile Apps 20. Oct 2018, 03:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks! I have been successfully using the...

Thanks!
I have been successfully using the "Print" then save as PDF ability in Chrome and then copying the PDFs into the Kindle; this has been working out pretty good.
I have blundered around in...
Forum: Mobile Apps 25. Sep 2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
Yes; Amazon's device for book-reading and such,...

Yes; Amazon's device for book-reading and such, similar to but not as useful as an iPad.
There are more books stored in my Kindle than in our local library and the miniscule 10 or so GB capacity...
Forum: Mobile Apps 25. Sep 2018, 04:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks! I was just investigating BullZip and find...

Thanks! I was just investigating BullZip and find it is highly recommended.

I finally did figure out that, in order to save to PDF, it is done in the "Print" and not where one would expect "Save...
Forum: Mobile Apps 25. Sep 2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
That would be ideal ! Thanks ! What browser...

That would be ideal ! Thanks !

What browser are you using that will allow saving as PDF ?
I have Chrome, FireFox, Pale Moon, and even Internet Explorer.

My Kindle handles PDF well.
Forum: General Computer Support 24. Sep 2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,781
Posted By BuckSkin
That is peculiar; I wonder why. I just tried...

That is peculiar; I wonder why.

I just tried "Canada has trout stre - ams" and it kicked that out as well.
Forum: General Computer Support 24. Sep 2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,781
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks! It appears we were both typing at the...

Thanks! It appears we were both typing at the same time.
Forum: General Computer Support 24. Sep 2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,781
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks ! A lot of information there. Now...

Thanks ! A lot of information there.

Now that I better understand what they are, I may just practice creating some TAR files to get a better grasp of them.

If I understand what I read, a TAR...
Forum: General Computer Support 23. Sep 2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,781
Posted By BuckSkin
TAR or ZIP ???

Which download is best and which is safest, TAR or ZIP ?

I have always went for ZIP as I know what a ZipFile is and how to use it.

I have no idea what TAR is, but have read recommendations that...
Forum: Mobile Apps 23. Sep 2018, 01:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
Thank You!

Thank You!
Forum: Mobile Apps 22. Sep 2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,424
Posted By BuckSkin
Need to Save WebPages to Kindle for Offline Viewing

I have already tried two free applications that were big failures; Amazon's "Send to Kindle" and "Pocket"

Send to Kindle takes hours and only works about one time in five after allowing it all...
Forum: Multimedia 03. Sep 2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,320
Posted By BuckSkin
I tried again and the metadata is still...

I tried again and the metadata is still disappearing.

All of the blanks were filled with information prior to PhotoPad.

I am using Windows 7 Pro.


On another note, when I first previewed...
Forum: Multimedia 03. Sep 2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,320
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks for taking the time to check this out. ...

Thanks for taking the time to check this out.

I will experiment some more; maybe I did something wrong --- I hope so, as I do sort of like the program.

I will post back with my findings.
Forum: Multimedia 03. Sep 2018, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,320
Posted By BuckSkin
PhotoPad Warning

Hi,
I have installed a few free photo editing programs for beginners, so as to make an educated choice for a cash-strapped beginner friend.

In testing PhotoPad, I found a very disconcerting deal...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 10. Dec 2017, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,640
Posted By BuckSkin
The printer is a Brother, MFC J875DW (if memory...

The printer is a Brother, MFC J875DW (if memory serves); I figured the same, so I hunted through the Start menu and hither and yon and did not find such a program.

Last night, I downloaded a...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 09. Dec 2017, 01:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,640
Posted By BuckSkin
DVD Printing Program ???

I searched the Freeware with no success.

I am looking for a program or a feature within a program that will print on DVDs right up to the center-hole; I think the DVDs that allow for this are...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 19. Nov 2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,153
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks to you both; I guess I need to polish up...

Thanks to you both; I guess I need to polish up on my AOMEI skills and set it into motion and just forget this system restore business.

I just did a system restore on one of our machines that is...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 19. Nov 2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,153
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks for replying. Maybe I am confused; I...

Thanks for replying.

Maybe I am confused; I thought disc backups took a ton of hard-drive space, whereas system restore points took very little.

I have AOMEI Backupper and Macrium Reflect;...
Forum: I Want a Freeware Program that ... 18. Nov 2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,153
Posted By BuckSkin
Better Option for System Restore in Windows 7 ???

I currently have four Windows 7 machines and the system restore points and restore function has always been plagued with problems; and, according to my searches regarding the subject, I am far from...
Forum: Drive Imaging 05. Apr 2017, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 19,590
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks, guys; you have given me plenty to study...

Thanks, guys; you have given me plenty to study on.

I will dig into all of this and get back with how things turn out, or more likely when I need more advice.
Forum: Drive Imaging 05. Apr 2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 19,590
Posted By BuckSkin
Error 214 Not enough reserve space. Please make...

Error 214
Not enough reserve space. Please make big enough space for target partition.

HDD is WD Green WD500AUDX
Forum: Drive Imaging 05. Apr 2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 19,590
Posted By BuckSkin
Thanks; I was not aware of that; does the...

Thanks; I was not aware of that; does the information pertain to mechanical drives as well as SSDs; as, it says something about regular HDDs start after 63 blocks and SSDs at 64 blocks; considering...
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