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Name:
Texas Mac Man
Title:
Professor Emeritus of Recreation and Leisure (i.e. Retired)
Status Level:
Level 8 Level 8 (44,245 points)
Member Since:
Aug 7, 2002
Location:
Richardson, Texas
Expertise:
Mac user since 1980s. First Mac was 512Ke
Occupation:
Retired Engineer

Texas Mac Man's Products

iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G, Mac OS X (10.7.5),  iMac 21.5 2.7GHz, iPad 2iPhone 5C
OS X Mavericks (10.9.1),  iMac 21.5 2.7GHz, iPad 2iPhone 5C

Recent Activity

Texas Mac Man replied to how can i set password in ipad ios 7.1  in place of passcode its restriction written wat to do

"The 4-digit passcode to activate the iPad is not the same as the Restriction password.   Is your iPad Disabled? Or do you not know the Rest"

in iPad in Business and Education 1 replies
3 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to HT4060 bluka2002

"If the "Not Charging" appears when plugged into a USB port on your computer, it will charge, but very slowly.    Cheers, Tom"

in iPad in Business and Education 2 replies
3 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to wireless HDD or SDcard.

"The SD card needs to be formated FAT-32. Not sure about a wireless HDD.    Cheers, Tom"

in iPad in Business and Education 1 replies
4 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to TS4268 I can use facetime on my I phone 4S but can not complete registration procedure to activate on my Macbook Pro

"You posted in the iPad forum instead of the MBP forum. To get answers to your question, next time post in the proper forum. See https://disc"

in iPad in Business and Education 1 replies
6 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to ipad won't reboot or turn on

"Try this  - Reset the iPad by holding down on the Sleep and Home buttons at the same time for about 10-15 seconds until the Apple Logo appea"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to Ipad not turning on

"Try this  - Reset the iPad by holding down on the Sleep and Home buttons at the same time for about 10-15 seconds until the Apple Logo appea"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to My ipad 3 stops and returns to my home page loosing what I have written. It never did this before downloading ios7.

"Try this  - Reset the iPad by holding down on the Sleep and Home buttons at the same time for about 10-15 seconds until the Apple Logo appea"

in Using iPad 1 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to How can i factory reset my ipad if i forgot the password to reset it in settings

"How can I unlock my iPad if I forgot the passcode? http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/ipad/ipad-troubleshooting-repair-faq/ipad- how-to-u"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to Is the iPad Air designed to make calls to non-apple phones

"To send messages to non-Apple devices, check out the TextFree app https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/text-free-textfree-sms-real/id399355755?mt"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to TS3694 error 306

"That's an unusual error number. What were you doing when this happened? Is your iPad jailbroken?    Cheer, Tom"

in Using iPad 1 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to HT5012 Restored my ipad2 to fact setting put iOS 7 on still no sound!!!

"Try this  - Reset the iPad by holding down on the Sleep and Home buttons at the same time for about 10-15 seconds until the Apple Logo appea"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to What's the voltage input needed to run and charge the iPad 4?

"niteowl wrote:   Also what the optimal amps 1.0, 2.1, or other?   The iPhone and first iPad mini chargers are rated at 5 watts (5V @ 1.0A)"

in Using iPad 8 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to iPad keyboard slow to respond

"iPad running slow? How to speed up a slow iPad http://appletoolbox.com/2012/07/ipad-running-slow-how-to-speed-up-a-slow-ipad/   If You Think"

in Using iPad 2 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to several apps are frozen on waiting

"If there are multiple apps trying to download at once, only one can download at a time and the rest say "Waiting" until it is then their tur"

in Using iPad 6 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to ipad restore?

"How can I unlock my iPad if I forgot the passcode? http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/ipad/ipad-troubleshooting-repair-faq/ipad- how-to-u"

in iPad in Business and Education 1 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to HT4213 Logs should be made accurate even if child "erases history".  And hidden searches shouldn't be allowed for users under parental controls.

"Send feedback/suggestions to Apple.   http://www.apple.com/feedback/ipad.html    Cheers, Tom"

in iPad in Business and Education 1 replies
20 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to Unable to join network on any wifi. Have tried switching off, resetting network settings. Only way to use it now is via hotspot from my iPhone. Can anyone help ?

"Some things to try first:   1. Turn Off your iPad. Then turn Off (disconnect power cord for 30 seconds or longer) the wireless router & then"

in Using iPad 2 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to ipad will not charge

"Could be the charger, cable or iPad. Plug the USB cable into your computer. It may say "Not Charging", however, it is charging slowly and wi"

in Using iPad 4 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to I can not connect wifi on ipad3

"Some things to try first:   1. Turn Off your iPad. Then turn Off (disconnect power cord for 30 seconds or longer) the wireless router & then"

in Using iPad 3 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to nothing happening with my ipad

"You need to provide more info on your problem.    Cheers, Tom"

in Using iPad 2 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to HT1766 i forgot my password and tryed it to much so now it says " iPad is disabled" connect to itunes. what do i do to get my password

"How can I unlock my iPad if I forgot the passcode? http://www.everymac.com/systems/apple/ipad/ipad-troubleshooting-repair-faq/ipad- how-to-u"

in Using iPad 2 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to Upgrade

"If you have an iPad 1, the max iOS is 5.1.1. For newer iPads, the current iOS is 7.1. The Settings>General>Software Update only appears if y"

in Using iPad 2 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to my ipad3 is was fine before but suddenly stop connect with wifi , it said no service , please help

"Some things to try first:   1. Turn Off your iPad. Then turn Off (disconnect power cord for 30 seconds or longer) the wireless router & then"

in Using iPad 1 replies
22 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to I can't log into iMessage or FaceTime

"Using FaceTime http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4319   Troubleshooting FaceTime http://support.apple.com/kb/TS3367   The Complete Guide to Face"

in Using iPad 1 replies
23 hours ago
Texas Mac Man replied to How do I change my Apple ID

"Apple ID: Changing your Apple ID http://support.apple.com/kb/ht5621   Using your Apple ID for Apple services http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4"

in Using iPad 3 replies
1 day ago
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