Free IT Drop-in sessions – Richmond Retirement Village, Letcombe Regis

These free IT drop-in sessions at the Richmond Retirement Village are aimed at helping older people with any difficulty using tablets, phones, computers, or ebook readers. No need to book, just come by with your questions, and with your device to see if I can assist you! February 2019 Free IT Drop-in Sessions 4th February, … Read moreFree IT Drop-in sessions – Richmond Retirement Village, Letcombe Regis

Couldn’t move your calendars to iCloud because an error occurred. – Solved

Couldn't move calendars to iCloud error message

I’ve had a few users with this error this month, so here is a fix. The problem: when you open Calendar on your Mac, you are quickly greeted with a window saying, “Couldn’t move your calendars to iCloud because an error occurred”. It will keep coming back, whatever you choose to do, and it makes … Read moreCouldn’t move your calendars to iCloud because an error occurred. – Solved

Android: Google Maps is slow – other apps stop working – What to do?

So, what do you do if Google Maps is slow on your Android phone? And perhaps while you use it you get an annoying message in the middle of your screen telling you that such-and-such an app has stopped responding which prevents you from seeing the map directions! You can’t touch your screen while driving … Read moreAndroid: Google Maps is slow – other apps stop working – What to do?

Have more than one kind of backup

Have more than one kind of backup A quick post about why it is good to have more than one kind of backup. This is the message I was greeted sorting out a client’s Time Machine backup this weekend. This Mac’s hard disk had certainly got a problem as the Time Machine backup had failed, … Read moreHave more than one kind of backup

How to sync bookmarks across different browsers

Is there a simple way to sync bookmarks across different browsers, on different devices? Yes. OK, so if you only use Google Chrome on all your devices, syncing is easy. Or just Safari on your iPad, iPhone and Mac; easy again. But mix it up a little and it becomes more problematic. Cross-platform, cross-browser, there … Read moreHow to sync bookmarks across different browsers