Abandoned Christmas tree watch begins! Turns out tree pickup here was December 31 — a date which even caught me by surprise as my own tree went uncollected yesterday. I’ve already dealt with mine, but we’ll be following a few gems like this one over the next few weeks as they turn the most delightful shade of brown.
It really is the most wonderful time of the year.
Finished testing about a dozen laptops for Forbes and I reinstall Windows at the end of the process each time.
If I have to hear “A little sign-in here, a touch of Wi-Fi there…” one more time I’m going to end it all.
This guy at the gym is insistent that he does not have an account or a password on Amazon, although he “uses Amazon Prime every day.”
“I JUST DON’T HAVE A PASSWORD, OK?”
Many promised fixes online, but this is the one that works. Just leaving this solution here for posterity: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/4410910
“What I did was to rename the file called conflicts.synconflicts I renamed it to conflictsold.synconflicts the .synconflicts is the extension so you can’t rename that. I then restarted my computer, opened iTunes and connected my iPhone.
OS(C:) Users/(USER NAME)/AppData/Roaming/Apple Computer/SyncServices/Local/conflicts/conflicts.synconflict”
Actually you don’t even need to restart.
Update 2023: There are now two files related to this issue, which are now found in the AppData/Local/Packages/AppleInc… folder. Just delete them both.
I don’t consider myself particularly lucky, but somehow I am always selected to participate in a customer service survey when I call a business I deal with. Jealous?
That time I connected the Osaka “train arriving” jingle to Shonen Knife’s “Top of the World.”