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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 02:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By MacInWin
As chas_m said, it's most likely power supply, or...

As chas_m said, it's most likely power supply, or overheat or a bad temp sensor making it think it's overheated. A trip to the Genius Bar is in order. Make an appointment first.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 55
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forum! I would suggest shutting...

Welcome to the forum! I would suggest shutting down, seeing if you get a "Force quit" message or any other message about the shutdown, then boot and see if you can then delete it. You may have moved...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Today, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 193
Posted By MacInWin
And that is it in a nutshell, Lisa. By halting...

And that is it in a nutshell, Lisa. By halting development on CS6 and only putting new features in CC, Adobe is essentially ignoring their customers who don't have high speed service. I do happen to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Today, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 193
Posted By MacInWin
I don't WANT the gov't involved, but I can see...

I don't WANT the gov't involved, but I can see someone arguing that cloud based software "discriminates against the poor" because they can't afford (or get) high speed connectivity. And as soon as...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Today, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 193
Posted By MacInWin
Lisa has hit on a huge downside to cloud...

Lisa has hit on a huge downside to cloud applications. It is NOT true that high speed access is everywhere, and the tendency to make that assumption is awful. I don't have CC, won't have it on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 69
Posted By MacInWin
When the new machine arrives and you first boot...

When the new machine arrives and you first boot it, before, repeat, BEFORE, you create an account on it, it will offer to migrate your data from the old machine. If you do that at that time, and if...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 285
Posted By MacInWin
As has been said, it's probably best to forget...

As has been said, it's probably best to forget the old backups and just start over. TM doesn't like it when the backups get moved around and the drive reformatted. All that moving and changing has...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Today, 09:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By MacInWin
Or you can edit the document, add commas and...

Or you can edit the document, add commas and import it as a comma-delimited text file. Where a comma appears it will use a new cell. You will need to change the extent of the file with commas to .csv...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 285
Posted By MacInWin
I'm sorry but your last post is totally confusing...

I'm sorry but your last post is totally confusing to me. I have a lot of questions about it that may help me understand.You said:How did you get this size for the backup? Was it Finder, Disk Utility,...
Forum: iOS and Apps Yesterday, 03:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 146
Posted By MacInWin
This is in the wrong forum. Not OS X, it's IOS....

This is in the wrong forum. Not OS X, it's IOS. Should be moved.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 444
Posted By MacInWin
Angle bird is probably similar to how SandForce...

Angle bird is probably similar to how SandForce controllers work. In theory, as long as you have ANY garbage collection process, the drive should stay fast. As the article I linked says, in a laptop...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2015, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 444
Posted By MacInWin
@pm-r, this expert...

@pm-r, this expert (http://www.thessdreview.com/daily-news/latest-buzz/garbage-collection-and-trim-in-ssds-explained-an-ssd-primer/3/) shows how the SandForce controller used in OWC drives actually...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 444
Posted By MacInWin
Third party TRIM is now supported. "sudo...

Third party TRIM is now supported. "sudo trimforce enable" will give a very scary message but it worked fine with both my Samsung and OWC drives. It reboots after enabling TRIM. You can verify it in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By MacInWin
Yes, CCC will let you program when to backup, and...

Yes, CCC will let you program when to backup, and it will backup anything to anything. But then again, TimeMachineEditor will let you schedule TM backups to any interval you want, too. 'Sup to you!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-29-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 298
Posted By MacInWin
You've said that three times and I'm still not...

You've said that three times and I'm still not understanding what that has to do with it. I have an AppleID that has no @ anything, and it works just fine. And my login name has nothing to do with...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-29-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By MacInWin
What is "right" is really up to you and your...

What is "right" is really up to you and your needs for backups. TM is great for backups, but the result is not bootable, so in the event of losing the internal drive, you'd have to get a replacement,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-29-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 176
Posted By MacInWin
AH, it's the FORMAT and not the actual time that...

AH, it's the FORMAT and not the actual time that is European? IF so, under System Preferences, Language & Region, make sure that Region is United States. Under the area where you can select...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-29-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By MacInWin
From the log it appears that someone answered...

From the log it appears that someone answered some questions about the drive which gave the repair process authority to destroy the folders. Note that someone or some thing answered "Yes' to the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-28-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By MacInWin
While you are correct in your statement that...

While you are correct in your statement that there SHOULD BE no need for a pay service, the reality is that Pobox does a much better job at it than my ISP (Comcast/Xfinity). And in addition to spam...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By MacInWin
I use a spam filtering service from pobox.com. My...

I use a spam filtering service from pobox.com. My email address is xxxxx@pobox.com, then they filter the spam and forward it to my "real" address. Only a very, very few people have my real address....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-27-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forums. Your post is a bit...

Welcome to the forums.

Your post is a bit confusing to me, but let me see if I understand it.

1. Your friend has a 1Tb drive connected by USB to a windows machine and put 15GB of pictures on...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-26-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By MacInWin
If they are PC only, they won't play anyway as...

If they are PC only, they won't play anyway as they will be written for Windows. They MIGHT work if they have a Mac version on the CD you can install once you have a drive.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By MacInWin
In addition to what Sly said, once you edit the...

In addition to what Sly said, once you edit the document, you cannot then save it back to the email from which it came because that's a email, not a document. So you will still have to edit, save it,...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-26-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By MacInWin
It will depend on the deck. In my Toyota I have...

It will depend on the deck. In my Toyota I have the same phenomenon as bboggess. And if I wasn't listening to anything when I shut off the car last time, it opens Music and starts on the first song...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-26-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forum. We'll need more...

Welcome to the forum.

We'll need more information before we can suggest anything to try. Please read the link in my sig and provide the information it suggests.

One question in addition to...
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