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Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-09-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By PatM
My guess is that you have some software on your...

My guess is that you have some software on your login that your wife does not have on hers that is not happy with the WD drive. Maybe a comparison of the software between the two logins would help.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-07-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,168
Posted By PatM
I would also disconnect all the cables from the...

I would also disconnect all the cables from the HDD. Reboot your computer a couple of times and then reconnect all the cables then try the operation again. That might just solve the issue. If not...
Forum: Security Awareness 02-07-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,615
Posted By PatM
Thought I would put in my two cents worth. I am...

Thought I would put in my two cents worth. I am on my second MBP now. When I first switched to a MBP from windows I too tried anti-virus software. My experience was that it slowed down my machine and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-05-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 883
Posted By PatM
I have Outlook on my MBP and looked at all the...

I have Outlook on my MBP and looked at all the settings I could find but none seem to relate to the problem at hand. You might try a google search if you get no help here. I wish I had a better...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-05-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 887
Posted By PatM
Mine is not in the utilities folder. Only the...

Mine is not in the utilities folder. Only the adobe installer is in the utilities folder. I have an Adobe folder at the top of the listing, (alpha of course). At least that is how it is on my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-04-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 887
Posted By PatM
It should be in your applications folder.

It should be in your applications folder.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 975
Posted By PatM
First thing I would ask is what software have you...

First thing I would ask is what software have you recently installed? My experience has been that adding software, especially software for things like external hard-drives that have backup software...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,556
Posted By PatM
Personally I use YNAB "You Need A Budget". It...

Personally I use YNAB "You Need A Budget". It works equally well in Windows or Mac format. It's a great tool for keeping track of your finances, especially if you do not need to track investments,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-23-2012, 09:30 PM
Replies: 415
Views: 32,493
Posted By PatM
Cant get to the pictures. Is it you or me?

Cant get to the pictures. Is it you or me?
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-23-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 415
Views: 32,493
Posted By PatM
Springfield XDS

Has anyone got there hands on the new Springfield Armory XDS 45 ACP yet? The reviews are pretty good. I'm thinking about adding to my collection. I found a place locally that is selling it for $519....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-18-2012, 11:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By PatM
It does not sound like it is hogging a lot of...

It does not sound like it is hogging a lot of space. At least not to me.

You really do not need AV software on a Mac product. If you read the link below it will give you a lot of the details. I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-15-2012, 01:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,488
Posted By PatM
I use Google gmail in the browser. Works great...

I use Google gmail in the browser. Works great for me. I'm not a fan of the Mac mail either. I really liked MS Outlook. Google is not perfect by any means but it works well enough for me.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-14-2012, 12:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 724
Posted By PatM
There you go. chscag knows better than I. But I...

There you go. chscag knows better than I. But I think you can find Office for Mac for probably less than $100.00 that will work on that machine. Also even if the old software would work on the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-14-2012, 12:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 724
Posted By PatM
Yes you can install Office on your Macbook Air....

Yes you can install Office on your Macbook Air. But without the disk and the numbers I don't know how you will do it. You may be able to call Microsoft and they can give you new numbers if you can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-14-2012, 12:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By PatM
What Slydude said. You can keep suspect programs...

What Slydude said. You can keep suspect programs off and then monitor your fan speed. If no difference then you need to check your hardware next.

Ensure you have not 3rd party software to control...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-13-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By PatM
When you open Activity monitor right click on the...

When you open Activity monitor right click on the toolbar icon and you can view by several different monitors. Choose activity monitor and you can look at all processes running on your computer and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,125
Posted By PatM
$350 There has to be a less expensive way.

$350 There has to be a less expensive way.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-12-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 547
Posted By PatM
Open activity monitor under...

Open activity monitor under Applications/Utilities and see what is causing the problem. I'm assuming that the fan is running and the hard drive seems to be working harder than normal? Your...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-12-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 415
Views: 32,493
Posted By PatM
I have several pistols. I have a Kimber...

I have several pistols.

I have a Kimber Ultra CDP II in 9 mm. It has 1884 rounds fired through it and all were perfect. It is my carry piece.

I have a Nighthawk Heinie PDP in 45 caliber....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-12-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,348
Posted By PatM
This explains a lot. LOL

This explains a lot. LOL
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-12-2012, 12:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 944
Posted By PatM
Do you have a backup? Do you use Time Machine? ...

Do you have a backup? Do you use Time Machine?
If so you can restore from your Time Machine backup. Are you sure they are gone? Did you upgrade the IPhoto program or your operating system? I don't...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2012, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 726
Posted By PatM
Jeez, I'm blind. Didn't see that on the original...

Jeez, I'm blind. Didn't see that on the original post. Probably a silly question but did you reboot after you deleted the user?

Here is a UTube Video that may help.

How to Enable/Disable the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By PatM
Sorry I couldn't help you. Looks like you have to...

Sorry I couldn't help you. Looks like you have to take the long way. Good luck in your quest.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 726
Posted By PatM
If you provide more information like the...

If you provide more information like the operating system you are using and the computer type etc. you will get more detailed explanations and help.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-11-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,589
Posted By PatM
Probably buy a new computer. Liquids generally...

Probably buy a new computer. Liquids generally toast any electrical devices. I hope you have some luck.
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