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Name:
Kappy
Title:
Don't Call Me Late For Dinner
Status Level:
Level 10 Level 10 (221,140 points)
Member Since:
Oct 5, 2001
Location:
Tampa, FL and Vancouver, BC
Expertise:
Mac user since 1988. Seven years working with Osborne, KayPro, Amiga, and S-100 systems. Home built computers using Intel CPUs and Gigabyte motherboards. Programming experience with Basic, C, PL/2, Pascal, JCL, Fortran, REXX, and DBase. Specific expertise with Mac operating systems and hardware. Some Linux experience with Ubuntu. Currently own several Mac laptops and desktops, iPod Touch, and iPad. Ham radio operator since 1955. Career expertise in analysis of investment real estate - cash flow projections, discounted cash flow, appraisal of income property.
Occupation:
Retired since 2000

Kappy's Products

Mac Pro, OS X Mavericks (10.9.2), iMacs, MBPs, MBs, iPods, iPads, ATV

Recent Activity

Kappy replied to Flashing Question Mark Folder, Attempted Data Recovery Not Working

"Anything is possible. You will have to buy file recovery software. And, this assumes the drive has truly failed."

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
45 minutes ago
Kappy replied to Will Apple replace my stolen iPhone?

"Of course not! Apple's the reason the phone was stolen. If Apple didn't make the phone, then how could it be stolen. Jeeesh."

in iPhone Hardware 7 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Mac Pro 2008 - original memory

"Good sources in the US:   OWC DataMem Crucial.com"

in Mac Pro 3 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to forgot security questions answer

"Alternatives for Help Resetting Security Questions and/or Rescue Mail        1. If you have a valid rescue email address, then use this proc"

in Using iPad 2 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Will Apple replace my stolen iPhone?

"No."

in iPhone Hardware 7 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to HT1212 can my password be remembered as i cant remember it?

"Locked Out, Forgot Lock or Restrictions Passcode, or Need to Restore Your Device: Several Alternative Solutions A 1. iOS- Forgotten passcode"

in Using iPhone 2 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to HT5312 How can I reset the question

"Alternatives for Help Resetting Security Questions and/or Rescue Mail        1. If you have a valid rescue email address, then use this proc"

in iTunes Store 2 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Mac Pro 2008 - original memory

"As far as I know all components including RAM are covered only for the warranty period of the computer. If the RAM is covered by a manufactu"

in Mac Pro 3 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to HT1222 I have forgotten my password

"Locked Out, Forgot Lock or Restrictions Passcode, or Need to Restore Your Device: Several Alternative Solutions A 1. iOS- Forgotten passcode"

in Using iPad 1 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Flashing Question Mark Folder, Attempted Data Recovery Not Working

"Then your hard drive has most likely failed."

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to HELP MY MACBOOK AIR IS BROKEN!!!

"Yeah, try replacing the battery. Start here: MacBook Air - Batteries & Power - Apple Support."

in MacBook Air 1 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Keep getting crashes ever since I upgraded to Mavericks

"Uninstalling Software: The Basics   Most OS X applications are completely self-contained "packages" that can be uninstalled by simply draggi"

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to What do you do when your computer is authorized but it says its not authorized to play a song?

"iTunes repeatedly prompts to authorize computer to play iTunes Store purchases   If you live in a country where you get free re-downloads,"

in iTunes for Windows 1 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to Why did my laptop charger Explode?

"Exactly how did it explode? You didn't see it explode. You found burn marks suggesting it may have overheated.   Just buy a new one unless"

in MacBook Pro 1 replies
15 hours ago
Kappy replied to forgot to answer to the secret questions on APP Store  also you lost your E-mail account to regain the answers

"Alternatives for Help Resetting Security Questions and/or Rescue Mail        1. If you have a valid rescue email address, then use this proc"

in Using iPad 1 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to HOW CAN I CONTACT APPLE SUPPORT VIA EMAIL .THANKS

"You can't."

in Using iPad 10 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to Flashing Question Mark Folder, Attempted Data Recovery Not Working

"A flashing question mark or globe appears when you start your Mac"

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to I have forgotten my password for my iphone

"Locked Out, Forgot Lock or Restrictions Passcode, or Need to Restore Your Device: Several Alternative Solutions A 1. iOS- Forgotten passcode"

in Using iPhone 2 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to How to reset my security questions with out doing a rescue email

"Alternatives for Help Resetting Security Questions and/or Rescue Mail        1. If you have a valid rescue email address, then use this proc"

in iTunes Store 1 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to My MacBook is completely messed up

"Firstly, there is no white unibody Macbook made in 2012. The last MacBook ever made was in 2010.   If you truly have a MacBook then you sho"

in MacBook 1 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to how to remove forget icloud id and pass word after restore, how to remove forget icloud id and pass word after restore

"If the device belonged to someone else whose Apple ID and password you don't know, then your device is useless."

in iCloud on my iOS device 1 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to I brought a mac computer in Singapore, wether I can bring to Australia

"Ask Australian customs. We are just users here. We aren't equipped to provide you with an answer for your question.   My guess would be, ye"

in iMac (Intel) 1 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to Keep getting crashes ever since I upgraded to Mavericks

"First, uninstall the software that installed these:   com.bresink.driver.BRESINKx86Monitoring          9.0 com.manycamllc.driver.ManyCamDriv"

in OS X Mavericks 6 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to Help!!!!!!!

"If your iPod Touch, iPhone, or iPad is Broken   Apple does not fix iDevices. Instead, they exchange yours for a refurbished or new replaceme"

in iPhone Accessories 3 replies
16 hours ago
Kappy replied to Help!!!!!!!

"You can get stereo when you connect a pair of headphones, for example. But there is only one speaker in an iPhone, not two."

in iPhone Accessories 3 replies
16 hours ago
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