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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-30-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By RKC
Thanks guys. I think my best bet is to BU...

Thanks guys.

I think my best bet is to BU my internal to a separate smaller drive, and BU my 4TB external to the other 4TB external I have. I'll take the "too many eggs in one basket" advice on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-29-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By RKC
Need help setting up a backup system

I recently purchased a new computer - (iMac Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2014, running 10.10.2), with a 500GB flash storage drive. I'm using a 4TB external drive for files and such.

I used to have...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-26-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,793
Posted By RKC
Hey guys. I'm about to finally place my order for...

Hey guys. I'm about to finally place my order for the iMac. Going with:

Apple 27" iMac with Retina 5K Display / 4.0GHz Quad-Core Intel Core
i7 / 16GB / 512GB Flash / AMD Radeon R9 M295X 4GB GDDR5...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-14-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,793
Posted By RKC
Thanks for the info pigoo3. Yeah I know the...

Thanks for the info pigoo3.

Yeah I know the kernal panics and crashes may have been the specific computer. However I tried everything - changed the HD, swapped all the ram for new ram, etc. Maybe...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-14-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,793
Posted By RKC
Well, mostly the performance. I think it was fine...

Well, mostly the performance. I think it was fine in the beginning, but it was quickly giving me issues with large files, multiple files, etc. I had to really change the way I worked to keep my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-14-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,793
Posted By RKC
Need expert advice - iMac or Mac Pro

I need a new computer. My 2009 27" iMac has died, and I was never really happy with it anyway. I thought I'd get a Mac Pro but after visiting the local Mac experts store I was advised that getting an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-11-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By RKC
Ok, so I have a secondary issue I'd like some...

Ok, so I have a secondary issue I'd like some advice on, if you can please.

As I mentioned, I'm on my laptop which is my second computer. My first is dead. I haven't purchased a new computer yet,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-10-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By RKC
Actually, photos were in PHOTOS, not ALBUMS. I'm...

Actually, photos were in PHOTOS, not ALBUMS. I'm guessing it only keeps them on the cloud and not locally on the phone?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-10-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By RKC
I backed up my phone through wifi and then...

I backed up my phone through wifi and then restored my new phone from the iCloud BU. I've noticed that there is no music (except some awful band named U2), and it only copied more recent photos. Is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By RKC
Well, I never did set up iCloud. I will set it up...

Well, I never did set up iCloud. I will set it up now and see how it goes. I'd need to pay for something big enough to store my whole phone. Or can you choose to only BU certain things, and say leave...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-09-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 744
Posted By RKC
Need to sync new iPhone with Time Machine back up

I just purchased a new iPhone 6 Plus. I'm figuring the best thing to do is restore it from my current phone's BU. One problem is that my main computer (the one my phone was associated with) has died....
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-11-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By RKC
Thanks for the info chscag. I felt that...

Thanks for the info chscag.

I felt that using ifixit or anything else would still be tough to handle and I didn't want to screw it up. So I brought the computer in. Their initial diagnostic test...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-11-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By RKC
Yeah, sounds like just replacing it is best. It...

Yeah, sounds like just replacing it is best. It was replaced (installed) by a place here in the city called tekserve. It wasn't that long ago and it's probably under warranty. Thing is dropping it...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-11-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By RKC
Okay, so I ran Verify and Repair, here's what I...

Okay, so I ran Verify and Repair, here's what I got:

Verify: Keys out of order, Volume was found corrupt and needs repair, ERROR: Disk needs to be repaired.

Repair: Can't repair, Back up as...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-10-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By RKC
Update to my issue: I've worked a little on...

Update to my issue:

I've worked a little on the computer and I keep getting a freeze. The screen freezes however the mouse/cursor moves but with no response - can't click on anything. I try force...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-10-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By RKC
My computer died this morning - Any idea what it can be?

My computer froze this morning while playing a video. I've had some moments recently where an app would crash during a video but not quite like this. The screen was frozen and the audio continued.
...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-09-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,243
Posted By RKC
Is it possible that my computer thinks that the...

Is it possible that my computer thinks that the songs that are in my playlist (the list chosen to copy to the phone) are different from the ones in my phone, even if they're not? Somehow the IDs got...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-02-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,243
Posted By RKC
I have looked, it's that same as before, 18GB....

I have looked, it's that same as before, 18GB. Same as it shows on the iPhone's breakdown of content: 18GB of audio, 2.6 of photos, 1.6 of apps, 1.9 of other, leaving 2.64GB of free space. I'll try...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-09-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,243
Posted By RKC
That can't be it. I have one specific playlist...

That can't be it. I have one specific playlist selected for synching. It is that same size as before this problem. Besides, the bottom bar shows the breakdown of content, and how much space they take...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-09-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,243
Posted By RKC
iPhone cannot be synched issue

I've been unable to synch my iPhone for months. One day is decided to give me this message:

The iPhone “NAME” cannot be synced because there is not enough free space to hold all of the selected...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-12-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 493
Posted By RKC
Need advice on a 24" wall mount

I just purchased a used 24" cinema display to give myself some more room to work when on my laptop. Can I hear some advice on which wall mount arm I should get? I want something where the screen can...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-21-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 588
Posted By RKC
Thanks guys. I don't know why I didn't think to...

Thanks guys. I don't know why I didn't think to just stick with an Apple product. I guess cost, but it's worth it.

As for model, I guess it would come down to whether the express is enough for my...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-21-2013, 09:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 588
Posted By RKC
Advise on which router to buy

I think I need a new router. I'm worrying that mine is slow (D-Link WBR 1310). Any advice or info would be helpful.

As for my setup, I have a cable modem that connects tot he router. From there I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-18-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 899
Posted By RKC
My browser keeps crashing out, won't play content

I'm using Firefox but this happens with other browsers as well.

I will go to a page and load some videos or some kind of content, and then my internet slows to a crawl or becomes unresponsive....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-21-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 945
Posted By RKC
Need help with the location of iTunes music

I had to install a new drive. When I tried to restore my music library from my Time Machine backup, it didn't copy all of the files over. So after seeing some of the songs say "can't be located", I...
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