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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-01-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 622
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Question about using Drive Genius 3 to create bootable drive

Hi all, quick question.

Im currently backing up my external onto another so that i can use Drive Genius 3 to format my main external to GUID so that it can be used as a bootable disk. The HD that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,051
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Ok i figured it was some kind of "too good to be...

Ok i figured it was some kind of "too good to be true" thing. Thanks a lot for the information guys i really appreciate it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,051
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Slydude- The new thing supposedly with the Drive...

Slydude- The new thing supposedly with the Drive Genius 3 is that you no longer need to have another drive to run the program on but it appears that is not the case. Everything else works, and it...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-29-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,051
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Anyone know if Stellar Drive Degrag is Legit

Hi all,

Well i just purchased Drive Genius 3 and for some reason the defrag option is not working. It just causes my system to hang and. From what I read they are having an issue with this but on...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-17-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,584
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
I can tell you first had that XP does work as...

I can tell you first had that XP does work as duel boot on Lion. I'm currently using it and have the latest and up to date version of Lion.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-17-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 52,494
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Have you tried using a different HDMI cable? I...

Have you tried using a different HDMI cable? I just had this problem where i thought my monitor was bad only to find out that the particular DVI cable i was using had gone bad. And that stuff works...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-17-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 766
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
System hangs when opening apps( PICs included)

Ok so i finally was able to get pictures of my system doing( or not doing) its thing. During all of these incidents i get the dreaded beach ball.

Things I have already done previous to this:
-...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-16-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,326
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
I'm an accounting major and currently do the...

I'm an accounting major and currently do the books for a couple businesses and have used QuickBooks for both OS. What i can say is that the one for mac is not as good. Things are not in the same...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,579
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
If you can't see anything on another display you...

If you can't see anything on another display you can get an case to put internal drives in externally. Sorry if that sounds ridiculous bur you can pick them up at OWC(otherworldcomputing.com) and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 900
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
That's odd, i have had the same charger for over...

That's odd, i have had the same charger for over 4 years now. Mine gets really hot when I'm doing a lot of work while its charging but other then that it works just fine. A power surge could...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,364
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Go to system preferences --> sound and uncheck...

Go to system preferences --> sound and uncheck the box that says play feedback when volume is changed. And that's that! :)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Absolutely, just shut down the machine and when...

Absolutely, just shut down the machine and when as soon as you power it back on press and hold the " D " key and that should bring up the apple hardware test.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,821
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
I have the 2008 MPB and if i use the track pad...

I have the 2008 MPB and if i use the track pad for long periods of time i absolutely get that problem with he tips of my fingers! I never said anything because I thought i was the only weirdo to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 896
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Well first off I wouldn't trust my work files but...

Well first off I wouldn't trust my work files but that just me. Call me old school or paranoid but I still have a hard time trusting that stuff! But as long as you just put the files in the cloud...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,164
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
That's not so much free. Figure that Firefox with...

That's not so much free. Figure that Firefox with a couple tabs open will take 200mb and if you have any other apps open then a game you would be cutting it close. It may just be time to get...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,175
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
For the time being you could buy an external...

For the time being you could buy an external drive till you replace the drive in your laptop or get a new one.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-15-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 995
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Haha yes it is takenj for granted how nice a...

Haha yes it is takenj for granted how nice a completely operational machine is ;)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-15-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,282
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Well it's hard to give this kind of advice over...

Well it's hard to give this kind of advice over the Internet but what it sounds like is your router is the problem. If your get better signal wired then it's not the connection itself but rather your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,372
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Not that I'm aware of. But who knows there may be...

Not that I'm aware of. But who knows there may be some kind of third party software out there. There isn't much you can't find these days. But that's not something apple itself has for computers.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,959
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
ok not to worry, i was just asking to see if...

ok not to worry, i was just asking to see if maybe your fans weren't triggering. If you hear them then your all good. Backing up is the smartest thing you can do. Your problem is most likely just a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,209
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
Ok thanks a lot for clearing that up. Because I...

Ok thanks a lot for clearing that up. Because I remember a while back reading that my specific MBP(late 2008) had an issue with fans not kicking on and wanted to make sure those types of things came...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-14-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,593
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
You could also use RDC( remote desktop...

You could also use RDC( remote desktop connection). I have lion and it came with the download. I have been using it all week actually do help my buddy get his finances in order for his business in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,209
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
I appologize for the hijack but dont want to...

I appologize for the hijack but dont want to waste space creating another thread.. But can you give an example of something that wouldn't be included in an apple update. I was always confused by...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,164
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
What does your computer have free before...

What does your computer have free before launching these games? I know that when I had to many apps open with 2gb I ran into the problem just by having things like word,excel,Firefox etc open at the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-14-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By DrEwTiMe42o
I'm not sure it is meant to be there my friend.....

I'm not sure it is meant to be there my friend.. I have never in 4 years seen a purple spot up there on my Mac.
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