Tech tips and notes with a bit of commentary. macOS and iOS mostly.
Monday, November 27, 2023
macOS OneDrive, ScanSnap PDFs and the "could not be opened" error in Monterey
When I migrated from Mojave to Monterey I ran into the typical array of macOS upgrade issues -- including having to reinstall Monterey. Ther...
Sunday, October 29, 2023
Scripting Photos.app in Ventura (and maybe Sonoma) with AppleScript, Automator, and Shortcuts
[This post will be gradually developed. At the moment search engines return almost nothing on the current mess topic so even in its initial...
Friday, September 15, 2023
xt.local spam: Where it comes from, how to get rid of it
Recently more of the email that bypasses Gmail's spam filters has a return address with the suffix "*.xt.local". I've been...
Friday, July 28, 2023
Fixing Eero performance issues - try removing a device
We bought a 3 unit Eero 6 mesh WiFi router . From early days we ran into unreliable video problems. Remote users would say our bandwidth was...
Thursday, July 06, 2023
Converting from Aperture to Apple Photos: Personal results
I've begun early experiments in converting from Aperture to Apple photos. I've not found any good user descriptions of the process. ...
Saturday, May 27, 2023
Microsoft OneDrive automatic update disables OneDrive on Catalina and Mojave. Catalina fixed but Microsoft has dropped Mojave support.
My attempt to fix Microsoft Update disables OneDrive on Catalina and Mojave (and perhaps more) is in process. Fix from Microsoft Answers 1....
Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Home sleep monitoring with Apple Watch and Google (Nest) Home Video in adult with limited ability to describe a nocturnal health issue
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