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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,330
Posted By chappers
Running Yos. on a 2.4GHz core 2 duo MBP with only...

Running Yos. on a 2.4GHz core 2 duo MBP with only 4Gb of RAM. Install took much longer than iMac and retina MBP but it loaded fine ( One download ported to all three machines ) Running OK on the old...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-28-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,083
Posted By chappers
Have you tried connecting to the router via...

Have you tried connecting to the router via Ethernet. Does that give you a faster connection?

Also the quality of the line into your router may be at fault. Colleague of mine her in the UK was...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-20-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 640
Posted By chappers
Apple have an event scheduled for September 9th....

Apple have an event scheduled for September 9th. Allegedly the iPhone 6 launch, along with iOS8 and OS 10.10. But rumours have it that they may also announce a new range of Mac's. It was thought that...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-11-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 713
Posted By chappers
You have a lot of video files, which could be...

You have a lot of video files, which could be candidates for moving. Now it depends which model of iMac you have. If you have a "Modern" model, with USB3 ports then a simple USB3 external hard drive...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-11-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 387
Posted By chappers
If it is that the whole of the EHD has ended up...

If it is that the whole of the EHD has ended up in the trash, you could try, Open the trash, right click on the EHD icon and select "Put Back"
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-02-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,012
Posted By chappers
I have an external drive with a bootable...

I have an external drive with a bootable partition as a backup for may iMac .Software such as Super Doper or Carbon Copy Cloner should do the trick. I don't know what backup software you are using...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-02-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By chappers
Go for the 2.9Ghz model. You can't upgrade the...

Go for the 2.9Ghz model. You can't upgrade the processor but you can the memory. and Crucial will be the cheaper option.

As far as the SSD is concerned, you'll wonder how you ever did without it ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By chappers
I would start to suspect there may be a problem...

I would start to suspect there may be a problem with the drive. Just to be on the safe side I'd get another drive and back up to that just in case. If the combo update fixes the problem then fine,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-22-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,133
Posted By chappers
Glad it worked out. Should have suggested...

Glad it worked out.

Should have suggested check for updated drivers, but after having my problems with updated drivers I dismissed this... You live and learn:)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-22-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,648
Posted By chappers
Maybe a bit of a stupid question but did you...

Maybe a bit of a stupid question but did you remove the DVD?

You could try installing Temperature Monitor. This makes checking the internal components temps easy. This way you could find what is...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-22-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 547
Posted By chappers
Try using Reggie Ashworth's AppDelete. It has an...

Try using Reggie Ashworth's AppDelete. It has an option to find orphaned files. These are files left behind when an app is deleted. It includes things such as prefs files and the like. This may be...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-22-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,133
Posted By chappers
I get this problem sometimes with an Epson...

I get this problem sometimes with an Epson wireless printer. It generally happens when a printer software update is released. It can also happen if the printer is not used for some time. I suspect...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-15-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,133
Posted By chappers
I wonder if it's a print settings problem as you...

I wonder if it's a print settings problem as you don't seem to be able to find that.
When you tell the machine to print you should get a dialogue box pop up. Not sure what the Ricoh one look like ....
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-15-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 552
Posted By chappers
You might find this helpful. The merging...

You might find this helpful. The merging Library's is at the bottome of the page.

Not used Aperture for years. Lightroom user and doing this in LR is dead easy. It looks like Aperture does...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 05-15-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,105
Posted By chappers
I'm not a great fan of the way Apple organise...

I'm not a great fan of the way Apple organise images. But then some people prefer that way. Provided you can find the picture you want.. it really doesn't matter. Personally I prefer control over...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 05-15-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 21,310
Posted By chappers
Lost all audio from my Soundsticks after a couple...

Lost all audio from my Soundsticks after a couple of months. Turned out to be a dodgy connection with the multipin I think. Disconnected everything and put it back together with no strain on the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-15-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,133
Posted By chappers
can you print via USB ( assuming the printer has...

can you print via USB ( assuming the printer has a USB option
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-14-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,133
Posted By chappers
I have a similar problem with an Epson wireless...

I have a similar problem with an Epson wireless printer each time a new set of drivers is released. I think it's a permissions issue. I go to Sys Prefs and delete the old instance of the printer. The...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,015
Posted By chappers
I think it all depends on cost.. My iMac is a...

I think it all depends on cost.. My iMac is a late 2009 i5 2.6GHz and performs well. The RAM on the machiney ou are considering may be a little low but that you can upgrade at small cost. I'm...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-05-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By chappers
I use the X-Rite i1 device with m iMac and rMBP....

I use the X-Rite i1 device with m iMac and rMBP. I also used it with a late 2009 MBP. works just fine with the x-Rite software. Has the advantage that it will automatically set the brightness for you...
Forum: Movies and Video 04-17-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,201
Posted By chappers
Canon have replaced the 60D with the 70D with...

Canon have replaced the 60D with the 70D with some improvements but it is a similar product.

Shooting with a DSLR impose some restrictions. You cannot focus automatically whilst filming without...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 02-28-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 678
Posted By chappers
Try the Lexar USB 3 card readers. I've used these...

Try the Lexar USB 3 card readers. I've used these on several Macs and they work fine. Not the cheapest though.
Forum: Movies and Video 02-09-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 817
Posted By chappers
Under the "old" structure events and projects...

Under the "old" structure events and projects were located in the Movies folder in the root of the drive.
If they were in different locations FCPX couldn't find them. With 10.1 that's no longer a...
Forum: Movies and Video 02-08-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 817
Posted By chappers
You're not using Event Manager X are you. Tis...

You're not using Event Manager X are you. Tis hides projects that are not in use and FCPX update won't find them.

Updated to 10.1 about 4 weeks ago with no problems
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-04-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By chappers
First thing I would do is disconnect any external...

First thing I would do is disconnect any external device you may have plugged in. I had several Kernel panics due to an incompatible expansion card in a MBP a couple of years ago, after a software...
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