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Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By chew
Thanks for that. I managed to resolve my issue by...

Thanks for that. I managed to resolve my issue by simply restarting the mac, relaunching CCC and finishing the clone.

Im not a heavy user of my mac so the internal is probably ok for now. I would...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-26-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By chew
Cloning External HD to Internal HD

I have an old 2006 iMac. I installed Lion and the performance got really bad so I am trying to go back to Snow Leopard.

I installed Snow Leopard on a new external HD, booted from it and set it up...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-24-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 336
Posted By chew
Forget it. I think I have resolved this...

Forget it.

I think I have resolved this issue by deleting all my emails via My Virgin Media online.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-24-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 336
Posted By chew
Mail Mail / [Gmail] Issues

I am trying to set up Snow Leopard on an external HD. Everything is ok apart form Mail.

I have set up my email account ok and can send and receive emails but the application is trying to download...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-01-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Bobtomay, It's doing it again. Won't eject....

Bobtomay, It's doing it again. Won't eject. looked in Accounts but dont see anything strange, mind you Iv'e never looked there b4. Startup? don't know what you mean.

A partition of my external HD...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Just verified the external HD with Disk Utility...

Just verified the external HD with Disk Utility and everything seems ok.

I'm not getting the beachball anymore which is good. The HD is not going to sleep though. I've read that this isn't...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 10:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Right now it seems the drive is not going to...

Right now it seems the drive is not going to sleep which I guess is what I initially wanted (stopping the beachball effect).

What it was doing was randomly starting up and going to sleep without...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Ok. This worked. I made sure Safari was open when...

Ok. This worked. I made sure Safari was open when I tried to eject it and it worked.

Thanks so much for your help.

BTW if I start getting the beachball again, which was the reason I tried this...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Ok, Ive opened KDS again told it to let the HD...

Ok, Ive opened KDS again told it to let the HD sleep. Tried ejecting and get the same message.

The disk "Name" wasn't ejected because one or more programs may be using it.

Then I deleted using...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Sorry, my mistake. It is Keep Drive Spinning. ...

Sorry, my mistake. It is Keep Drive Spinning.

Its Keep Drive Spinning.app - no dmg
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
I just reinstalled KDS (wasnt really an install)...

I just reinstalled KDS (wasnt really an install) it just opened and asked which drive to keep spinning. There is no uninstaller that I can see.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
Forgot to mention, when I quit Safari along with...

Forgot to mention, when I quit Safari along with all other programs I get this:

The disk "Name" wasn't ejected because one or more programs may be using it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-30-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,194
Posted By chew
HD won't eject.

I just upgraded to Snow Leopard and updated some apps. Also installed 'Keep Disc Spinning' to try to stop my Western Digital external HD giving me the beachball when it starts up and sleeps. I then...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-14-2010, 05:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By chew
As far as I know it's the only 2 apps it happens...

As far as I know it's the only 2 apps it happens with. There is no pattern to the content I'm viewing, just happens whatever I'm viewing.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-11-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 526
Posted By chew
Browser Freeze

Firefox freezes randomly. When I then launch Safari, Firefox immediately starts working again every time. It happens the other way around. If I'm browsing with Safari it freezes and when I launch...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 03-28-2009, 02:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 24,799
Posted By chew
I ordered Virgin Broadband a week ago. I...

I ordered Virgin Broadband a week ago. I specifically told the sales advisor that I had a Mac and asked if this was ok since I wanted a wireless connection. 'Yes, no problem' I was told.

Today i...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-11-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,356
Posted By chew
Thanks for that, I'll try it. Still...

Thanks for that, I'll try it.

Still interested if anyone knows if this can be changed back.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-05-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,356
Posted By chew
Photoshop CS4 Toolbar Change

In photoshop CS4 unlike previous releases tools in the toolbar need to be selected from their popout menu meaning you have to click twice to select them. As far as I can remember in earlier PS if you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-06-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,566
Posted By chew
I ended up booting from Leo 911 and running...

I ended up booting from Leo 911 and running Netrestore from there, which was much simpler than I first thought.

Thanks for you advice all the same, I never knew it could be done your way.

One...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-04-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,566
Posted By chew
I want to completely replace my iMac (Tiger)...

I want to completely replace my iMac (Tiger) drive with whats on partition 1 of my external.

I have Leopard installed with all my apps and settings on partition 1 of the external and all my media...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,566
Posted By chew
Netrestore tutorial

I'm trying to clone an external HD onto my iMac HD.

I've just downloaded Netrestore 3.4.6 but have never used it before. In fact I've never done anything like this before.

Basically I have no...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-09-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 460
Posted By chew
Colour coding files.

I'm trying to organize my folders using the right click 'color labels' option.

Some folders this option is not available. Why is this?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-06-2008, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,629
Posted By chew
Thanks for that. Just had to allow Firefox...

Thanks for that.

Just had to allow Firefox access via Little Snitch configuration.

I should have known that!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-04-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,629
Posted By chew
Firefox won't login?

Firefox will no longer let me login to lots of websites including Delicious, Facebook, eBay and Abbey (Bank Account). Safari is ok.

For any website where the login boxes are on the main page like...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-09-2008, 05:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 459
Posted By chew
Remote Does Not Work

Using the remote feature freezes my iMac when I try to go into music or movies. It freezes at the point of accessing the actual albums or movies. It is as if there is a problem with the remote...
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