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Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 11:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 333
Posted By Rod Sprague
Me too.

Me too.
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 341
Posted By Rod Sprague
Larry, I have to correct myself on one point,...

Larry, I have to correct myself on one point, where i mentioned format options it needs to be GUID mapping not RAID. My error.
Your idea of the Apple Store is perhaps a good one, after all the only...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 03:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 333
Posted By Rod Sprague
No, manufacture's name of HDD disappeared after...

No, manufacture's name of HDD disappeared after Yosemite update, prior to that it displayed make and model. Now both read the same except one (the partition) is indented.
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 01:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 341
Posted By Rod Sprague
rapp I think I see where you are coming from. ...

rapp I think I see where you are coming from. You are thinking that if you take your old HD out and install a new one from OWC it will be blank. You're right. If you go with this option you will...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 01:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 333
Posted By Rod Sprague
Lets just be sure we are all on the same page...

Lets just be sure we are all on the same page here. When I look at my MBP in Disk Utility this is what I see. I have stated before how confusing this is but it is the nature of Yosemite to name the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 186
Posted By Rod Sprague
As chscag posted you can see from the link...

As chscag posted you can see from the link included there are a lot of associated files with some (especially browser) applications. You might find App Trap useful. App Trap is a free, handy...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-25-2015, 02:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 411
Posted By Rod Sprague
Now I understand too. I had not noticed that...

Now I understand too. I had not noticed that Titanium had a app called Maintenance and I also notice they also have an app called Deeper. Does anyone have any experience with this personalisation...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By Rod Sprague
That is a terrific work around MacInWin. I will...

That is a terrific work around MacInWin. I will be keeping that if you don't mind for future reference.
Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 411
Posted By Rod Sprague
Sorry I don't understand the question. Onxy...

Sorry I don't understand the question. Onxy performs a series of tasks on the Auto setting which because of the interface are a little difficult to interpret whereas the Clean My Mac interface lists...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 411
Posted By Rod Sprague
You are bound to get some mixed replies on this...

You are bound to get some mixed replies on this issue. I can only speak for myself. i have used Clean My Mac since inception across desktop and laptop Macs and I have never had a problem with it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2015, 04:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 186
Posted By Rod Sprague
Yep, try updating or better yet delete the...

Yep, try updating or better yet delete the current version and download it again. You can migrate your user information to safari and load it back by import when the new version is downloaded.
I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-24-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 175
Posted By Rod Sprague
Security update 10.10.3 VERY Important?

Emil Kvarnhammar, writing for Swedish security firm TrueSec's blog, explained that he discovered a nasty vulnerability known as Rootpipe back in October 2014. It took Apple six months, but the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-21-2015, 03:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 240
Posted By Rod Sprague
Ha! So let me get this straight, you have a 2007...

Ha! So let me get this straight, you have a 2007 MacBook into which you have installed a Hewlett Packard HD from an old HP Pavillion G4. You problem is simple I think. Unless the USB Lion...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-21-2015, 02:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By Rod Sprague
Yes, there is a distinct feeling I'm missing...

Yes, there is a distinct feeling I'm missing something in this thread, regardless, here is a list of 9 possible reasons why a Mac may run slow and what to do about it;
9 Reasons Why a Mac is Running...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By Rod Sprague
I'm glad it worked for you albeit not the first...

I'm glad it worked for you albeit not the first time. I ascribe to the keep it simple system so I suppose having seen many people have problems with encryption, not because of the encryption itself...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By Rod Sprague
I believe you just need to follow these steps: ...

I believe you just need to follow these steps:

1.Open Time Machine preferences.
2.Click Select Disk or Add or Remove Backup Disk (if you have multiple backup disks).
3.Select your backup disk,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2015, 03:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By Rod Sprague
My best guess, the game or mod is not compatible...

My best guess, the game or mod is not compatible with your OS or the files themselves have become corrupted. You might like to try using Disk Utility to Repair Permissions but in the end you will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 02:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By Rod Sprague
No, the user is asked if they don't want to use...

No, the user is asked if they don't want to use it. Unless you choose NOT to use it it will be applied. The inference is that it is advised but you may select not to if you wish.
Faced with that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-16-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By Rod Sprague
Thanks Ian, I have a little screen shot of that.

Thanks Ian, I have a little screen shot of that.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-16-2015, 05:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Rod Sprague
The scary thing about this is all the links on...

The scary thing about this is all the links on the page actually work but the real give away is the statement that you will be unable to use your account until you comply.
That is easy to confirm or...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-16-2015, 05:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Rod Sprague
Very authentic looking phishing attempt

"Your ID was used to sign in to App Store via a web browser.

Date and Time: April 11, 2015, 14:03 PM PDT

If you have not signed in to iCloud recently and believe someone may have accessed...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-16-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By Rod Sprague
I see, this is a SSD storage card from your...

I see, this is a SSD storage card from your Cannon so no, you don't have to format it other than on your camera.
5000 images is quite a lot though, what resolution are you using?
Either way you...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-16-2015, 01:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By Rod Sprague
Firstly welcome to Mac Forums, secondly where you...

Firstly welcome to Mac Forums, secondly where you posted is perhapes not correct that depends if you are new to Mac computers.
Apart from the fact that we need a little more information;
Your...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-15-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,044
Posted By Rod Sprague
Stupid me, it took me a day to realise...

Stupid me, it took me a day to realise this.:Blushing:
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-15-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 359
Posted By Rod Sprague
If you don't like Photos keep using iPhoto

I've said this before but I'll say it again, sometimes I'm a bit slow on the uptake but I may not be the only one.
Yes the OS 10.10.3 update installed Photos, and yes it removed the iPhoto icon on...
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