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TurboTax says “Print Return, Use White Out to Fix Mistakes”

August 19, 2010 Leave a comment

After recently closing on a new real estate property, I fired up TurboTax to try to claim my share of the $8,000 First Time Home Buyer’s Credit.  I entered by purchase date and TurboTax said I was inelligable for the rebate.  I know that I am so I searched the Inuit help pages and found this:

Then, to my amazement, it says to print out the return with the incorrect date and use white out to fill in the correct date:

Seriously TurboTax?  Print out my return and use whiteout on it?

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iPhones Custom URL Keyboard

August 14, 2010 2 comments

I didn’t notice this before but iOS 4 brings up a new keyboard layout when it is expecting you to enter a URL. It makes sense and I should have thought of this sooner but when you entering a URL that cannot contain spaces why should the space bar take up so much valuable screen space.

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iPhone Vibrating Fix

August 8, 2010 Leave a comment

If your iPhone stops vibrating, just give it a few stiff wacks on the back and it’ll work again.  I just tried it on my iPhone and I was amazed it worked.  I got the solutions from http://www.tipstrs.com/tip/6402/iPhone-vibrate-not-working.  Amazing.

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