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Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 286
Posted By JoshJ
Thanks Nick. i am just wondering whether the USB...

Thanks Nick. i am just wondering whether the USB ports work in exactly the same way as the TB ports in terms on power supply when in sleep mode. Unfortunately I do not have an external device that I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 286
Posted By JoshJ
Ps; this non-contact voltage pen detects from 90V...

Ps; this non-contact voltage pen detects from 90V to 1000V AC. Would this work for testing the cable/the interface for power?
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 286
Posted By JoshJ
Hey guys. There seem to be a few different...

Hey guys. There seem to be a few different opinions coming up on this post. Regarding you comments on experience with USB; am I meant to take it that if USB continues to charge a kindle whilst mac is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 286
Posted By JoshJ
Ps, This article doesn't seem to mention anything...

Ps, This article doesn't seem to mention anything about the state of Thunderbolt or Firewire ports during Sleep mode;
https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201714
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By JoshJ
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Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 286
Posted By JoshJ
Does Sleep mode shut off power to ports?

Hey guys. I have recently bought a bus powered firewire 400 audio interface (Focusrite Safire 14). I am connecting it to my 2014 MBP 15" using a Thunderbolt adapter. I learned once I had bought the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By JoshJ
Many thanks for the info Harry. Os it just under...

Many thanks for the info Harry. Os it just under these circumstances that Thunderbolt is hot plugable?! Also, will my TB setup be carrying the same amount of power as a regular TB connection bearing...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-15-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By JoshJ
Hot plugging a firewire device

Hey guys.

I have just bought a Focusrite Saffire Pro 14 Audio interface (bus powered but also has an AC adapter). It is a firewire 400 interface but I am connecting it to my MBP 2014 using a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-13-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By JoshJ
Windows not x-ing out

Has anyone had experience with browser "x" button and new tab buttons not responding when you click on them? This has been happening to me now for a few weeks; I'l' try & click on a windows red "x"...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-18-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 381
Posted By JoshJ
Ok thanks a lot. I'll try & get the model no &...

Ok thanks a lot. I'll try & get the model no & check it on everymac.com
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-15-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By JoshJ
Hey crandom. Thanks a lot. Do you know where I...

Hey crandom. Thanks a lot. Do you know where I might be able to look in my preferences to get widgets to stay on screen even when switching Spaces? (even though my particular countdown timer is an...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-15-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 381
Posted By JoshJ
Connecting Thunderbold to Mini-DVI Video Out

Hey guys. I need to use an old iMac as an external display for my late 2014 MacBook Pro.
I am guessing I will use the thunderbolt on my laptop to connect to the iMac which I believe has a Mini-DVI...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-11-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By JoshJ
Get specific App to move with Spaces

Hey guys. Is there a way of getting an application window to stay in view, no matter what Space I switch to? I have a timer app which I always want in sight whist I'm working but often switch around...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-11-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 242
Posted By JoshJ
Document Thumbnails not showing

Hey guys. I've been doing some data migrating recently. Most of my document files for various apps now live on my external drive. This has resulted in Finder not recognising and displaying the file...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-05-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By JoshJ
Finder Filtering

Hey guys. Is it possible to create and save a 'view' in Finder that will list multiple specific file types. eg I want to see all of my music applications project documents (Logic, Garage Band, Pro...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-01-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By JoshJ
Hey pm-r. Thats correct; I can go into the TM...

Hey pm-r. Thats correct; I can go into the TM backup and open, read & write files. I've also double checked & set all files/folders to read/write for my login (i am the main user on the mac). The...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By JoshJ
Hey IWT. Thanks for the link. I've actually tried...

Hey IWT. Thanks for the link. I've actually tried this process after seeing something very similar in another article. As I mentioned in the OP, the last step was to try resetting permissions via the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-24-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By JoshJ
Bump...

Bump...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-23-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 395
Posted By JoshJ
Home Folder Permissions

Hey guys. Finder is having difficulty finding files/folder in a “Latest” folder I copied over to my Desktop from a Time Machine backup.

I have tried manually editing permissions via Get Info &...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-18-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By JoshJ
As long as i can easily search that "old mac"...

As long as i can easily search that "old mac" folder via the Finder that shouldnt be a problem. The only reason I'm actually doing this is that it proved to difficult to search the TM backup whilst...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-18-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By JoshJ
Also, will Migration Assistant copy both System...

Also, will Migration Assistant copy both System and User Account data to the new mac?
ie. If i have audio unit (logic) plugins in both System and User Library directories, would both those locations...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-18-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By JoshJ
Hey chscag. Thanks for your reply. What...

Hey chscag. Thanks for your reply.

What documents are included if I select the "Other Data" & "Other files and folders" options at the bottom of the list in this image?;
Gyazo -...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-18-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By JoshJ
Bump...

Bump...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By JoshJ
Hey LAB. Many thanks. So actually if I copy the...

Hey LAB. Many thanks. So actually if I copy the "Latest" folder across to my desktop, it would NOT be a complete copy of my hard drive as files that have not been updated in a whilst will only be...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-17-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By JoshJ
Migration Assistant Questions

Hey guys,

I have recently purchased a new mac. I want to copy all my application files (including project file from Logic, Word, Excel, Pdfs,etc) to my new mac without copying all the system files...
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