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Name:
Tom Gewecke
Status Level:
Level 9 Level 9 (70,850 points)
Member Since:
Oct 6, 2000
Location:
Scottsdale, AZ
Expertise:
Using the Mac and other Apple products to read and write languages other than English
Homepage:
http://m10lmac.blogspot.com
Tags:
language unicode

Tom Gewecke's Products

iMac, OS X Mavericks (10.9), Also OS 10.8, 10.7, iOS 7, iOS 6

Recent Activity

Tom Gewecke replied to How would I add a non-standard word to Dictation?

"This might help for odd words   http://lifehacker.com/5933552/trick-os-x-mountain-lions-dictation-into-learning- new-words-by-adding-fake-c"

in Vision 1 replies
56 minutes ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Why does 'Guest User' appear in a foreign language when logged in as guest?

"Try a safe boot:   http://support.apple.com/kb/PH14204"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
9 hours ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Why does 'Guest User' appear in a foreign language when logged in as guest?

"Localization glitches like this are not so uncommon.  Do you have suomi on the list of languages showing in system preferences/language & re"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
13 hours ago
Tom Gewecke replied to The Fatality Bugs in iOS 7.1 my iPhone

"To talk to Apple you need to go to   http://www.apple.com/feedback"

in Using iPhone 2 replies
13 hours ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Pages-Bidirectional Text Button Missing

"Nova9 wrote:   Maybe this will clear it up. What I'm referring to is vertical text; for languages like Chinese and Japanese.   Apple alway"

in Pages for Mac 6 replies
13 hours ago
Tom Gewecke replied to iPad stuck on French keyboard. Not responding to usual solutions.

"Hold down the "globe" key and make sure that English (uk) is checked."

in Using iPad 2 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Right and Up arrow keys insert characters

"What version of os x are you using?"

in MacBook Pro 3 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to My iBook is not available in Indian iBooks Store

"nayantronix wrote:   It shows it has been published on 51 stores which does not include India.   But this link: http://support.apple.com/k"

in iBooks Author 1 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to I forgot the security on one off my documents. What can i do?

"Are you using the Pages app for OS X?  Or the version that you access via a web browser?"

in iWork for iCloud beta 1 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Japanese keyboard

"It should not matter what kind of keyboard you have.  Tap on the Japanese Romaji item in your iOS keyboard list and go to the Hardware categ"

in Using iPad 2 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Autocad 2014 and arabic language

"karimjawdet wrote:   I'm already activated Arabic keyboard language, but the problem not solved yet,   What happens when you try to type"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Command+` (on the tilde key) Window Switching not working

"Have you doubled checked the iMac settings in system prefs/keyboard/keyboard shortcuts/keyboard and text/move focus to next window to make s"

in OS X Mavericks 3 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Autocad 2014 and arabic language

"Have you already gone to system prefs/keyboard/input sources and used the + and add buttons to activate an Arabic keyboard, and then selecte"

in Using Mac App Store 3 replies
1 day ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Is there any way to change what the recipient see?   If you use F041 instead of A, they will normally see a box.   For"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Hello Tom. I have not found any problem with the Font Kurt sent me   It should always look fine at your end now that K"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to how to add video in powerpoint

"Apple has nothing to do with Powerpoint.  If you are using that app by Microsoft, go to   http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/mac/forum/macp"

in iWork for iCloud beta 1 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"I guess I would have tried to have the font produce F041 or something like that when A was typed, to preserve standard meanings in the raw t"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Now it works everywhere and in a very easy way: Capital A.   Great is that works for your purposes, but if you are in f"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Right and Up arrow keys insert characters

"What app or apps are you talking about here?"

in MacBook Pro 3 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Ok. When I select that square after drag & drop the font menu says the name of my font, but it still is a square. Same w"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Pages-Bidirectional Text Button Missing

"Do you not have the Reverse Text Direction in Japanese like I do?     I'm not sure I understand what you are really talking about.  Bidir"

in Pages for Mac 6 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Dou you recommend any particular wesite or software for this conversion?   It would be best to use a font editor like F"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   Same thinking apply to text substitutions: Outllook take the Apple text substitution, but Word, Excel & Powerpoint do no"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to How to assign keyboard stroke to a special font?

"mediclips wrote:   If by "select and reset" you mean add again F041 from the Unicode Hex to Favorites, and from there double click or drag"

in OS X Mavericks 27 replies
2 days ago
Tom Gewecke replied to Pages-Bidirectional Text Button Missing

"Pages 4 doesn't have this feature.   In Pages 5 you can find Reverse Text Direction in the Format menu:  "

in Pages for Mac 6 replies
3 days ago
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