Author Archives: Sandra

About Sandra

Passenger on a blue marble, circling yellow star. Dancer, astronomer, technogeek, coffee lover, pagan, photographer.. not necessarily in this order.

It does seem to be the week for this sort of thing

I was surfing on a news website, and I noticed the bookmarks on the browser bar disappearing one by one.  What the heck? Checked my back up browser, and saw the same thing happening there!  Again, what the heck? It … Continue reading

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Dear Microsoft

You knew your “Meltdown Patch” was buggy, for Windows v7, 8, 10, but you released it. Not only that, you send out NOTHING to tell people to remove this patch! I used two DVD/Blu-Ray play back programs (there are always … Continue reading

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To sum up the Adobe Dilemma:

Adobe: Contact Amazon Amazon: Contact Seller Seller: Contact Adobe. What this boils down to is if you have purchased your older Adobe product from a reseller, and not as a direct download, your product no longer exists and you screwed … Continue reading

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Hey Adobe, fukc* you

I found one of my invoices for an Adobe product, and sent it to them, as proof, that “See, yes, I did buy it!” I told them, over and over, that I didn’t buy it as a digital download, but … Continue reading

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I am more than a bit stubborn

I managed to track down the seller I bought Adobe CS6 Master Collection from. I am optimistically (stupidly?) hopeful that his sales records go back that far. I found the invoice for Photoshop Elements 10 and sent that along.  I … Continue reading

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Now that I’m not falling asleep at the keyboard

And have had some sleep, I am revisiting my Adobe complaint. Over the past 10+ years, I have purchased “Boxed” aka store bought versions of Adobe products.  CS3 E, CS5 E, CS6 Master Collection, Photoshop Elements (9, 10, 11).  I … Continue reading

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Finally contacted Adobe

Regarding how CS5 kicked up “Trial has expired” message after 5 years of using it. This just gets even more bizarre than my CS3 serial suddenly not a valid license number!  It seems all my adobe products that weren’t purchased … Continue reading

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