General computer queries
|Web page construction
Swift Publisher 2 tips
Casio CTK-6000 review
Pertinent Questions about Apple's new online service.
Moving iCloud calendars between 'On My Mac' and iCloud (+ mobile version)
iCloud calendars from Time
Machine or other backup (+mobile
iCloud and Snow Leopard (+mobile version)
Entering iCloud email settings manually in Snow Leopard or Leopard (+mobile version)
Entering iCloud email settings manually in Tiger (+mobile version)
An article on alternatives to facilities which are Missing in iCloud (+mobile version)
How do I make a podcast? (+mobile version)
Also how to diagnose a podcast feed (+mobile version)
Why don't my podcast episodes show the podcast image? (+mobile version)
Apple's Office suite 'AppleWorks' has been 'end-of-lifed' for some years, and will not work on OSX Lion. This article provides information on migrating from AppleWorks to other programs
Information about migrating from the
Palm Desktop to a Mac (+mobile
How to set up File Sharing in Mac OSX
online 'MobileMe' service closed in July 2012. Some of its facilities
have been taken over by iCloud; but the iDisk, website hosting and
Gallery have been deleted. More details in R.I.P.
MobileMe (+mobile version).
Notes on the reproduction of 78rpm records with notes about
so much quieter than programmes on other channels (+mobile version).
Dynamic compression of audio is a confusing subject and I have written a note explaining the terminology (+mobile version)
An illustrated article on the Principles of Audio Noise Reduction
Apple's 'iWork' set of programs - Pages, Numbers and Keynote - have been updated to versions designed to be compatible with the iOS versions and have had many facilities removed as a result. Many users are therefore considering looking for alternative programs and this article considers options for word processing and spreadsheets.
create web pages for iPhones
How to create a pop-up MP3 player
Apple's GarageBand program has excellent MIDI and audio facilities at track level but its mixing is a bit primitive: I have detailed a method for recording in GarageBand but mixing in Cubase LE.
I have listed the major control codes sent by the M-Audio iControl to GarageBand.