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Forum: Apple Desktops 04-24-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 631
Posted By Spobber
imac 20" crashing after hard disk replacement

I have a 2008 20" imac running 10.7.3, I have 2GB of RAM, and I recently put a new 1TB hard disk in as the old one fried.

Since the replacement, the computer has started to freeze randomly. By...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-07-2008, 08:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Spobber
I've found it! The User from my old computer...

I've found it!

The User from my old computer had been copied across and this was taking up all the space - anyone know why this didn't appear on my Disk Inventory?

Rory
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-07-2008, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Spobber
I ran a verify disk via Disk Utility and i got...

I ran a verify disk via Disk Utility and i got the message "The Volume Macintosh HD appears to be OK".

When I first got this iMac I connected it to my old Mac and copied everything across - could...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-07-2008, 05:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By Spobber
Memory question

I'm trying to identify where all the memory is being used up on my 20" iMac.

If I do "Get Info" on my Macintosh HD, it tells me that I am using 192.38 GB of the available 232.57 GB (see attachment...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 04:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 640
Posted By Spobber
Using Mail on more than one Mac

Hi, I have two Macs - one at home, one at work. I have a .Mac account for my Mail. I am looking for the best way to store my messages so that I can see them on both Macs.

At the moment, the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-01-2008, 06:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,721
Posted By Spobber
And we are working again! Thank you all so much...

And we are working again! Thank you all so much for your help and your patience.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-01-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,721
Posted By Spobber
So holding the mouse button down worked - thank...

So holding the mouse button down worked - thank you. Currently reinstalling Leopard - wish me luck!
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-31-2008, 10:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,721
Posted By Spobber
I haven't been able to get the drive open on my...

I haven't been able to get the drive open on my computer - I tried holding down "eject" while booting it, but no luck. Does anyone have any other suggestions as to how I might open the disk tray?
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-11-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,721
Posted By Spobber
Thanks for the help - I'll give them both a go....

Thanks for the help - I'll give them both a go. One question - how do I get the disk in to the computer? Is there some way to open the disk door without the computer being on?

Cheers,
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-11-2008, 03:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,721
Posted By Spobber
Blue Screen on starting

I have a iMac G4 flat panel. I recently installed Leopard and everything seemed to be running fine. However, now when I try to turn it on, I get the start up tone, then a grey screen, then a blue...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,464
Posted By Spobber
120GB on the box

120GB on the box
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2008, 06:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,464
Posted By Spobber
Where has all my memory gone?

I bought a 2.2 Ghz MacBook two days ago. I just checked the HD memory and I'm already using 75 GB. Is there some way I can find out exactly where on the Mac this memory is being used? I have no...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-06-2007, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 559
Posted By Spobber
1 mail account, 2 Macs

Hi, I have a .mac mail account set up on two macs in my house. Sometimes a mail will come through to one computer, but not the other (I have various rules in place to put mail in to different...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-15-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By Spobber
Hi MacHeadCase, Thanks a lot for your help. ...

Hi MacHeadCase,

Thanks a lot for your help.

Can I ask another question?

If I reinstall the OS, will I lose all of the applications that I have installed over the last few years? Will I lose...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-15-2007, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By Spobber
Kernel Panic Problem

Hi, I'm using an iMac 17" flat screen (2003) running OSX 10.4.8

Recently the computer has been shutting down often on an irregular basis - sometimes it's ok for a couple of days - sometimes it...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-25-2005, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,702
Posted By Spobber
If, for example, I want to attach a photo to a...

If, for example, I want to attach a photo to a mail sent from my Gmail account, I press attach and on the pop-up window I select the photo I want. until I upgraded, I could go into the albums...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-24-2005, 09:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,702
Posted By Spobber
Thanks for the advice Vicky, I rebuilt the...

Thanks for the advice Vicky, I rebuilt the albums, but nothing has changed!

Any other ideas?

I just can't see how I can have albums in iPhoto that I can manipulate, but when I search for them...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-23-2005, 04:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,702
Posted By Spobber
Attaching from iPhoto albums

Where have my albums gone?
If I open iPhoto, I can see my list of albums on the left hand side. However if I go into my hard disk, and choose Pictures - iPhoto Library - Albums, then there is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2005, 10:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Spobber
sorted - thanks

So I sorted it - I had to go into International and then choose "kotoeri" under "Input Menu"
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2005, 09:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Spobber
So I tried going in to the System preferences,...

So I tried going in to the System preferences, International, but I can't seem to find out how to enable Japanese typing in applications (Mail, Word, Safari etc.).
I can change the whole system to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-10-2005, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 623
Posted By Spobber
Lost Japanese fonts

I upgraded from Jaguar to Tiger this week and seem to have lost the ability to type in Japanese. I bought the iMac in Japan and it has a Japanese keyboard. Until I upgraded to Tiger, the default...
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