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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-23-2012, 05:22 PM
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Posted By metabolism
PS3 to iMac 27" Adapter

Hi!

Ever since I got my iMac 27" the whole idea of getting a monitor that size was so I wouldn't need to buy a TV. After doing some research when I first got my computer nothing was able to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-16-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
I specifically bought the wired mac keyboard so I...

I specifically bought the wired mac keyboard so I could have the num pad! But I will try another keyboard we have kicking around just for the heck of it.

Will also try holding down Option from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-16-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
It doesn't fail in any other circumstance. Game...

It doesn't fail in any other circumstance. Game disks, music cd's and even the same install disk is read when I am on my computer normally. Only when I am trying to reboot from disk and am holding...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-15-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 891
Posted By metabolism
TrueCrypt

Hey all!

I'm actually flabbergasted that there isn't a built in password system for locking files and/or folders and requiring a password to open. It seems like such a simple thing to put in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-15-2012, 12:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Guess I am not making myself clear. I understand...

Guess I am not making myself clear. I understand the next step SHOULD be to restart from Mac OSX install disc....however it gets stuck on the pale blue/grey loading screen even before the apple logo...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-15-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
The discs are the ones that came with the...

The discs are the ones that came with the computer.

When I start my computer without holding the C button, it starts fine and can read the install disc.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-14-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Running Snow Leopard. As explained...

Running Snow Leopard.

As explained previously when I try to boot from install disk it freezes at pale blue/gray screen....even before the apple logo appears.

:(
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-14-2012, 12:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Went ahead and called support. He got me to do a...

Went ahead and called support. He got me to do a Safe Boot, which did not solve either the programs from crashing or the freeze on reboot from install disk. Error message still remains when doing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-12-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Hi! I have backed up on new HD. Reboot...

Hi!

I have backed up on new HD.

Reboot from install disk as disk utility recommends, freezes on pale blue/gray start up screen. Googled and some people say it takes awhile so I have tried many...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-10-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Hello, thanks for the welcome and the responses. ...

Hello, thanks for the welcome and the responses.

I've backed up my hard drive using an old piece of crap I've had lying around, and frankly just don't trust it. I will be buying a new HD tonight,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-09-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,603
Posted By metabolism
Disk Repair Advice

Hi all,

My problems stem from programs (mostly games, design programs) unexpectedly crashing. Thought I would look into the problem thinking it was a heat issue...got smcFanControl and everything...
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