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Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-03-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
Posted By leadfoot
I am not to sure but I think when XP to Win7...

I am not to sure but I think when XP to Win7 changed. Files data also changed eg doc to docx in format in other words dedicated to the OS software. I could way off beam here.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,148
Posted By leadfoot
Does the new drive have little jumpers. 0, 1,or...

Does the new drive have little jumpers. 0, 1,or slave. What type of hard drive is this as some could clash.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-15-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By leadfoot
When you backed up do you have files important...

When you backed up do you have files important for the OS to run. If you have your MACOSX disk handy then use that to format from. How are you connecting WD HD to the computer USB or Firewire or...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 803
Posted By leadfoot
Make sure you have internal WiFi on the System...

Make sure you have internal WiFi on the System Info I mentioned earlier.
Next go to System Preference and click on the Network.
This will show a list of Connection on the left side
Ethernet 1 or 2...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 803
Posted By leadfoot
1.What version of MacOSX are you using and the...

1.What version of MacOSX are you using and the model of Macbook
2. Check the About This Mac
3.Look for System report
4. See the detail for Wi Fi
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 09-07-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By leadfoot
Sorry your limited by the design of USB data...

Sorry your limited by the design of USB data speed. Firewire is faster than USB 1.1 and 2 but slow compared with USB 3. While Ethernet data speed 10 100 1000mb.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-07-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By leadfoot
First remove all external devices then do a full...

First remove all external devices then do a full restart. If the problem persist after this get your MACOSX disk out and boot from the disk to see if the problem still there. If none then go to Disk...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-06-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By leadfoot
Check preference in mail and look for downloads...

Check preference in mail and look for downloads there you can select others. My attachments go to downloads
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-31-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,030
Posted By leadfoot
Have a look in App stores there are data...

Have a look in App stores there are data recovery. Technically the files are not deleted until you do a full format on the hard drive.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-21-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By leadfoot
Good call Pigoo3 they do take up a lot of storage.

Good call Pigoo3 they do take up a lot of storage.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-21-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By leadfoot
You have lost your database or index for iTunes...

You have lost your database or index for iTunes thats all. Thats why you are hunting for files. Where your new storage is get iTunes to save all files there.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-21-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By leadfoot
iTunes will create it own folder for music movies...

iTunes will create it own folder for music movies etc unless you tell where to store them. Check for Music folder or iTunes folder on C drive then you can if in administrator mode transfer the lot...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-19-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,530
Posted By leadfoot
Try installing a basic linux os see if that will...

Try installing a basic linux os see if that will install. Hopefully if the problem there it a hardware issue.
Forum: Security Awareness 08-18-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,403
Posted By leadfoot
What does your privacy tab show in safari...

What does your privacy tab show in safari preference "Remove all website data". next is a detail button showing list of ad sites.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-18-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 428
Posted By leadfoot
First start with the basics remove all usb...

First start with the basics remove all usb devices disks in drive and switch off internal webcam if any. Do a clean restart of the macbook pro. note if the kernel panic happens again during start up....
Forum: Security Awareness 08-18-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,403
Posted By leadfoot
They are Cookies ads. Sometimes you will see a...

They are Cookies ads. Sometimes you will see a alert box mentioning this website uses adcal. You could clear you cache and history. also in preference in safari click on privacy and below is a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-17-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 505
Posted By leadfoot
At the start the CPU2 got confused and thrown a...

At the start the CPU2 got confused and thrown a wobbly. Like you may have had a CD in play but when it tried to use this the CD no longer there so an error message would show.
You said you were...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-12-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 562
Posted By leadfoot
Are you using virtual memory or via bootcamp or...

Are you using virtual memory or via bootcamp or another gparted for windows drive? Is the widows 8 software genuine or download by third party? Pending which version of windows 8 you have because RT...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-31-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By leadfoot
Could be with the WiFi chipset inside the HP...

Could be with the WiFi chipset inside the HP showing signs of old age. Have you a USBwifi Adapter handy to try the difference in connection. Or better still see if the is a software upgrade for the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-31-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 590
Posted By leadfoot
Seeing by your description did the seller inform...

Seeing by your description did the seller inform you of the fault first. If not I would return under SOGA. If you can get a copy of MACOSX10.6 and you know the Hard Drive faulty due to age or a spare...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-30-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By leadfoot
Make sure you have the right linux installation...

Make sure you have the right linux installation disk or img for USB stick 32/64. They are free to download and most machines can cope. If you like have search for Distrowatch website they have all...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-17-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 577
Posted By leadfoot
Could be your friend has restriction setting on...

Could be your friend has restriction setting on max.
1. Go to System Preference/Network look for your IP 192.168.0.1xx or similar
2. The router will be 192.168.0.1 or similar.
3. DNS server...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-16-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By leadfoot
Sounds like a hardware problem. Check System...

Sounds like a hardware problem. Check System Information to see if Ethernet still recognised. Is the WIFI internal or USB Adapter.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-16-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 628
Posted By leadfoot
You might have to reset the user account via...

You might have to reset the user account via system preference as admin. Could be the Microsoft Outlook is looking for the keychain password saved in the passed while the icons similar was setup for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-15-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 581
Posted By leadfoot
When you restart the computer keep the fingers on...

When you restart the computer keep the fingers on the keys CMD button and the other finger on R. This will should put your computer into recovery mode then select Repair Disk. As to other replying...
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