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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 12:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By chscag
Paul: The pop up asking what action to take...

Paul:

The pop up asking what action to take when a blank CD or DVD is inserted is what you should be seeing. It appears that your regular account is corrupt or there is a PST file somewhere...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 04:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By chscag
Please do not cross post or double post. Your...

Please do not cross post or double post. Your duplicate post in another forum has been removed.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By chscag
Very nice Joe.

Very nice Joe.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By chscag
It's possible but very difficult because the...

It's possible but very difficult because the temperature sensor device and hard drive that's present in your 2012 iMac is proprietary. However, OWC (Mac Sales) has come up with a device that...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 298
Posted By chscag
@chas_m: Great post. Bookmarked for now,...

@chas_m:

Great post. Bookmarked for now, and we'll see if we can turn it into a Sticky so everyone can continue to benefit from it.

Thanks.
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By chscag
You can try running the Apple Hardware Test to...

You can try running the Apple Hardware Test to see if it flags anything about the ethernet port on your iMac. You didn't tell us the year and model of your iMac but your Snow Leopard original DVD...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By chscag
Never seen that much used before. Anyway, it's...

Never seen that much used before. Anyway, it's referring to "virtual memory" (look at the graph box below) which translates into swap space on your hard drive. That's not "real" or "wired" memory. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By chscag
Actually, it's called "iCloud Drive" not "iDrive"...

Actually, it's called "iCloud Drive" not "iDrive" but Dave gave you the correct link. Note, however, in order to use it you must be running Yosemite on your Mac and iOS 8 on your mobile devices as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 111
Posted By chscag
Who is your ISP? It sounds like your ISP is...

Who is your ISP? It sounds like your ISP is filtering out spam mail before it gets to you. And that has nothing to do with the Mail app.... Log on to your ISP web page and see if there is a "spam"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By chscag
Paul: Create another account on your machine...

Paul:

Create another account on your machine and give it admin rights. Log on to the new account and test if the CD can be seen. It's possible something in your regular user account has become...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By chscag
I think you mean that iTunes is taking up 62.5 GB...

I think you mean that iTunes is taking up 62.5 GB of hard drive space, not memory. Your iMac only has 8 GB of system memory. What exactly do you have loaded in iTunes? Your iMac hard drive should...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By chscag
The best fix is to get rid of old backups. There...

The best fix is to get rid of old backups. There just isn't any sense keeping Time Machine backups from 2008. Anything in those backups that are precious should be permanently stored somewhere...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 278
Posted By chscag
Same panic message - GPU panic. And yes, it's...

Same panic message - GPU panic. And yes, it's going to be difficult to get your MBP in for diagnosis and or repair until after Xmas. The Apple stores should be open on Friday with regular hours...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 12-23-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 112
Posted By chscag
You don't have any replies because no one is...

You don't have any replies because no one is going to click on that link since you mentioned malware. :Oops:
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-23-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 123
Posted By chscag
Are you sure her account is POP? That sounds an...

Are you sure her account is POP? That sounds an awful lot like how an IMAP account acts just like Slydude stated. My main gmail account that I use is POP and I can delete any amount of mail from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By chscag
The authentication dialog is being controlled by...

The authentication dialog is being controlled by your university network and may be a requirement. If you've been able to bypass the dialog and sign on anyway, you probably should be contacting your...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-23-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 109
Posted By chscag
All of those sounds are controlled within...

All of those sounds are controlled within "Settings", "Notifications". Go through your Notification settings to make sure that they're turned on for iMessage and for the Phone. This is for iOS 8.1.2...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-23-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By chscag
I agree with Nick. I see absolutely no advantage...

I agree with Nick. I see absolutely no advantage in buying a MacBook Air over a MacBook Pro right now. Perhaps later on if rumors are true about a newly designed 12" MacBook Air from Apple, I might...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-23-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By chscag
I agree with member LIAB about "Airmail" and...

I agree with member LIAB about "Airmail" and additionally recommend taking a look at the free Mozilla Thunderbird for OS X (https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/). Thunderbird is not only a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-23-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By chscag
You don't need to take your Mac into an Apple...

You don't need to take your Mac into an Apple store. Windows malware and virus infections that propagate on email can not harm your Mac. As stated above, remove those infections that ClamXAv found. ...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-23-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By chscag
Those are all Windows infections or malware...

Those are all Windows infections or malware probably picked up from email or visiting certain sites. Just delete them. They can't harm your Mac either way. And, change your email password to a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-23-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By chscag
Craig is correct about looking up the serial...

Craig is correct about looking up the serial number on line, however, that won't tell you if the machine has been stolen or not. It just gives you the full nomenclature. Best to contact Apple if...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-23-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 116
Posted By chscag
A very Merry Christmas to all, and a Happy...

A very Merry Christmas to all, and a Happy Hanukkah (Chanukah Sameach) to all my Jewish friends. :D
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-23-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By chscag
Unique and clever solution. Thanks for posting...

Unique and clever solution. Thanks for posting back and letting us know. :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 278
Posted By chscag
You may be right. It looks like you're getting...

You may be right. It looks like you're getting GPU panics. If there is an Apple store nearby, take your machine to them and let them do diagnostics. There is no charge for diagnostics if done by an...
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