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Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun come together weekly to answer your questions and discuss things of interest to Apple and Mac geeks, yet present them in a way that's both entertaining and informative for the average listener.

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MGG 786: iCloud Keychain vs. Catalina Cage Match


Today, your two favorite geeks dig into your questions about recovering photo data, removing malware, resolving iCloud Keychain in macOS Catalina, and more. But that’s not all! You’ve got some great tips for automating those un-automatable Personal Reminders, fixing DNS, Mono Podcast Listening, and creating disk images. All of this and more from Dave Hamilton and John F. Braun, as soon as you press play. Do it now and don’t get caught!

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Note: Shownotes are in progress... Chapters/Timestamps/Stuff mentioned:
  • 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 786 for Monday, October 28, 2019
  • 00:02:32 SPONSOR: iFixit. Visit iFixit.com/mgg to fix your Mac today and get $10 off your next $50 fix.
  • 00:04:20 David-CSF-Suspicious Package
    • Pacifist from CharleSoft
  • 00:06:33 Bob-CSF-Amphetamine
  • 00:08:42 QT: Mail’s Image Size when sending
  • 00:11:18 Dmitry-Sometimes Auto-Update Doesn't get Latest Version
    • MacUpdater.net
    • CleanMyMac
  • 00:15:36 Paul-Nuke and Pave feels like Home
  • 00:20:04 James-784-Can't create a disk image
    • MGG Chat Room and Stream
  • 00:27:07 SPONSOR: Mack Weldon. Better than whatever you’re wearing right now, Mack Weldon is a premium men’s essentials brand that believes in smart design and premium fabrics. Use MGG at checkout for 20% off your first order.
  • 00:30:22 James-Renaming Recovered Photo Data
    • EXIFRenamer
    • Renamer 6
    • Rename Files in Automator using EXIF Data
  • 00:35:07 ?-E-Ralph-External Drives in Backup Strategy
    • Tom’s Hardware on Mounting Your Synology Drives
    • How to fix hard drive failure and retrieve the data from your hard drives
  • 00:41:25 JT-iCloud Keychain vs. Catalina Cage Match
    • Apple System Status
  • 00:48:41 Paul-Removing Search Baron
    • MalwareBytes for Mac
  • 00:53:43 MGGF-Harvey-Blank Emails in iOS 13
  • 00:57:22 Keith-785-Use NFC Tags to Automate Personal Automations
    • NFC Stickers for UK Listeners
    • NFC Stickers for US Listeners
  • 01:00:07 SPONSOR: Other World Computing at MacSales.com. Check out their new Envoy Pro EX with transfer speeds up to 980MB/s and capacities up to 2TB.
  • 01:02:11 Johnny-Catalina Failing on old Mac
    • DiskMakerX
    • Install Disk Creator
  • 01:06:54 Larry-USB Drives reporting Disk Not Ejected Properly
  • 01:09:50 Patrick-785-DNS Changed on iPhone
  • 01:18:55 Jan-How to force Mono Podcast listening
  • 01:22:26 MGG Riddle #1
  • 01:25:07 MGG 785 Outtro
    • MGG Apple Podcasts Reviews
    • MGG Weekly Newsletter
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