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Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By okizen
Oh well. Thanks for your reply Slydude. I guess...

Oh well. Thanks for your reply Slydude. I guess I'll have to bite the bullet on this one and forget my loss.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By okizen
Thanx for your reply chscag. The odd thing...

Thanx for your reply chscag.

The odd thing is that while tying to create the Windows 10 bootcamp on the flash drive named WININSTALL the external hard drive was also renamed as WININSTALL. (I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-31-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 151
Posted By okizen
Recover extermal journaled disk

i had an external hard drive with 2 mac os x journeled partitions on it, but while I was attempting to create a Windows 10 bootcamp on a flash thumb drive something went horribly wrong. My external...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 158
Posted By okizen
Login password

Is there any way to bypass the login screen when booting into Yosemite?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-10-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 163
Posted By okizen
Yes. I want to edit the host file to be able to...

Yes. I want to edit the host file to be able to quickly block certain websites, (alibaba.com etc).
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-10-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 163
Posted By okizen
Thanx everyone for your help. I've just...

Thanx everyone for your help.

I've just found 2 apps with guis, one is File Locker, which has a gui and is able to hide/unhide and lock/unlock files, and the other is Gas Mask which edits the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-10-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 163
Posted By okizen
'Unhide' and' unprotect' system files.

Is there an app to 'unhide and 'unprotect' system files? For example I need to edit the etc/host file and then save it. I'd prefer to use a gui rather than Terminal.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-22-2015, 02:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By okizen
Thanks to everyone for the info.

Thanks to everyone for the info.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-21-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By okizen
Thanks Nick for your quick reply. Since the flash...

Thanks Nick for your quick reply. Since the flash storage has no moving parts, I don't see how the read/writes would cause any wear and tear.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-21-2015, 02:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By okizen
Thanks chscag for your quick reply. I had thought...

Thanks chscag for your quick reply. I had thought it meant the lifespan due to deteriation over a period of time and not due to the number of read/writes.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-21-2015, 04:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By okizen
What is the lifespan of pcie-baesd flash storage?

How long do pcie-based flash storage, found in more recent macs and mbps, last?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-09-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By okizen
Thanks Slydude. Where can I download the...

Thanks Slydude. Where can I download the directions?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-08-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By okizen
But won't Bootcamp Assistant erase Win7 on the...

But won't Bootcamp Assistant erase Win7 on the USB flash drive?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-08-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By okizen
Sorry I forgot to update my profile. I am using...

Sorry I forgot to update my profile. I am using a 15 inch 2014 Macbook Pro Retina and what I was meaning was that I want to install Windows 7 Ultimate from the usb flash drive to a new bootcamp...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-08-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By okizen
Thanks harryb2448. I have tried to press 'C', 'c'...

Thanks harryb2448. I have tried to press 'C', 'c' and the command key during the chime but after a while, the computer just boots normally into the OS X system. And using this method how would I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-06-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By okizen
Reinstalling Bootcamp on Yosemite 10.10.3

I have successfully installed Bootcamp on Yosemite 10.10.3 from a USB flash drive. If ever I needed to install Bootcamp again, how could I install from the USB flash drive without formatting it or...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-07-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By okizen
Thank you Slydude.

Thank you Slydude.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-05-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By okizen
Thank you all for the information.

Thank you all for the information.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-05-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By okizen
Mac OS Extended (Journaled) over Mac OS Extended

Are there any benefits of partitioning Mac OS Extended (Journaled) over Mac OS Extended on an backup external disk?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-27-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 767
Posted By okizen
Where are the Apple Samsung 1TB pcie Flash SSD?

Does anyone know where I can buy an Apple Flash Samsung 1TB pcie flash drive for Macbook Pro Retina late 2013 - 2014, model number MZ-KPU1T0T/0A6? They seem to be very hard to find.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-09-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By okizen
Thanks. At last succeeded! ;)

Thanks. At last succeeded! ;)
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-08-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By okizen
How do i create Windows 7 installer on usb flash drive?

i have a recently bought 15 inch 2014 Macbook Pro with Yosemite but does not have a CD/DVD drive. How do I create Windows 7 on a usb flash drive so i can use it to install bootcamp?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-05-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By okizen
Thanx Nick.

Thanx Nick.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-05-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By okizen
Yosemite questions

I have Yosemite 10.10 preinstalled on my new MacBook Pro. Should I update with the OSXUpd10.10.2 or the OSXUpdCombo10.10.2? And what is the difference between the two?

And does ne1 know if/when a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-20-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 11,395
Posted By okizen
I did an upgrade to Yosemite 10.10.1 and the...

I did an upgrade to Yosemite 10.10.1 and the result was an almost unusable OS due to lagging. But I do a complete clean re-format and installation every couple of months and thought I'd try out...
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