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Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-22-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By MadGamer
My very first MacBook Pro, I bought in Sept 09,...

My very first MacBook Pro, I bought in Sept 09, I've now sold to a friend of mine, but that lasted me around 5 years. I had the battery changed, the hard drive was changed and I also upgraded the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-17-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,313
Posted By MadGamer
If you use internet recovery, that will re create...

If you use internet recovery, that will re create the recovery partition during the installation
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-26-2013, 06:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By MadGamer
Tried that, still the same error message appears

Tried that, still the same error message appears
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-25-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By MadGamer
Nope I wasn't able to get that far. Could it be...

Nope I wasn't able to get that far. Could it be that the file is 10.9 and I have 10.9.1 installed?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-25-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By MadGamer
I cant do that, the Mac Store wont allow me to...

I cant do that, the Mac Store wont allow me to download the installer file, as its already installed on my machine
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-24-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 912
Posted By MadGamer
Mavericks USB Boot Disk

Hey everybody, is there a way I can make a bootable USB Mavericks installation disk, when I already have mavericks installed? I tried downloading the install file from the Mac App Store, but it said...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-24-2013, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By MadGamer
It is, specs in my signature as the box wouldn't...

It is, specs in my signature as the box wouldn't allow me all the details
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-24-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By MadGamer
Im posting from the new beast as i type this. ...

Im posting from the new beast as i type this. and boy is it quick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By MadGamer
Hehe will do, I'll need to backup my current MBP...

Hehe will do, I'll need to backup my current MBP tonight, in prep for tomorrow
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By MadGamer
My early Christmas present to myself

Hey everybody, I haven't been here for a long time, so I thought I'd pop by and say hey. I have a new MacBook Pro being delivered tomorrow (late 2013 model).

15" MacBook Pro with Retina Display...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 859
Posted By MadGamer
How much Ram do you have?

How much Ram do you have?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2011, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,953
Posted By MadGamer
Hold the option key down (alt), while clicking on...

Hold the option key down (alt), while clicking on the app store, keep the option key held down, and click on purchased, still holding the option key click on install and it should re download it for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,953
Posted By MadGamer
hold CMD or the option key (cant remember which...

hold CMD or the option key (cant remember which one) down while clicking on installed and that should allow you to re download them. :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2011, 10:18 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 12,801
Posted By MadGamer
How to re download Lion: Launch the App...

How to re download Lion:

Launch the App Store
While holding down the OPTION key, click on the “Purchases” section
You should see “OS X Lion” and “Install” should now be gray and you can click...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2011, 04:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,901
Posted By MadGamer
Unfortunately I found this isn't the case as you...

Unfortunately I found this isn't the case as you will just get an error when trying to re download the file, once Lion is installed it then deletes the installer, but creates a hidden recovery...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2011, 04:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,968
Posted By MadGamer
As long as you have a Time Machine source...

As long as you have a Time Machine source connected, it will ask you what you want to restore during installation
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,721
Posted By MadGamer
Re installed from a clean drive and all is well.

Re installed from a clean drive and all is well.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,721
Posted By MadGamer
How do I show hidden files (thats a rather sneaky...

How do I show hidden files (thats a rather sneaky trick by Apple)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,721
Posted By MadGamer
Dont see a library folder under my account. ...

Dont see a library folder under my account. Strange
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,721
Posted By MadGamer
Lion & Mail Restore

Ok So I have upgraded to Lion, however I wish to now do a clean install, but I have a folder called Job Applications within Mail, which I need to keep, where would this be located within my Time...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-18-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By MadGamer
Ok so apart from the Ram im still covered with...

Ok so apart from the Ram im still covered with regards to everything else? Ok based on what I have posted re the battery, what are your thoughts, does it need replacing?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-18-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By MadGamer
Question Unibody battery

Hey everyone, I have a mid 2009 MBP with Applecare. I have recently upgraded the Ram in it to take it to 8GB, will this affect my applecare? (I still have the original ram). Anyway my battery...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-01-2009, 11:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By MadGamer
found that it was the printer software causing...

found that it was the printer software causing the issue. Removed it and now everything's back to normal.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-30-2009, 05:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By MadGamer
Posted about this on another forum that I...

Posted about this on another forum that I frequent and someone suggested that it might be due to dust. But I cant do anything about it as taking the bottom off would invalidate the warranty.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-29-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 576
Posted By MadGamer
Well that didn't help, any other way that I can...

Well that didn't help, any other way that I can track down whats causing this? The fan wouldn't be on its way out would it?
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