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Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By gsahli
The paper sizes available to choose must be...

The paper sizes available to choose must be spelled-out in the printer PPD file. (which is found in /etc/cups/ppds - you can use Go > Go to folder to see the contents of the .ppd file there.)
Which...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-24-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By gsahli
I'd get the 2012 with 16 GB. (you asked...)

I'd get the 2012 with 16 GB. (you asked...)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-24-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By gsahli
Your printer, when connected by USB, doesn't have...

Your printer, when connected by USB, doesn't have its own IP address. It has a port number (not a physical port) at the address of your Time Capsule.

You should be able to Add the printer using...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-24-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 151
Posted By gsahli
My opinion - the simple solution is way...

My opinion - the simple solution is way underpowered, and will frustrate you for years with its limitations.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 112
Posted By gsahli
1) Start in Safe Mode, which disables 3rd party...

1) Start in Safe Mode, which disables 3rd party extensions, and does some drive repairs:
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH18760?locale=en_US
(start normally to exit safe mode)

2) Run Apple...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-24-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By gsahli
So, the turntable has a USB connection to your...

So, the turntable has a USB connection to your Mac?
If so, it will most likely be recognized as a sound input device, and you will just need to go to System Prefs > Sound > Input and select it as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By gsahli
Go for the extra RAM and Yosemite. PS- the...

Go for the extra RAM and Yosemite.
PS- the server software is mostly just a graphic interface to server software that's already included in OS X.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By gsahli
That has a PowerPC processor - so Snow Leopard...

That has a PowerPC processor - so Snow Leopard doesn't (can't) work on it.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By gsahli
The internet and routers, etc, are based on...

The internet and routers, etc, are based on standards - it is Very improbable that the problem is from the router or ISP.

So, you need to focus on troubleshooting the issue on your Mac.
Please...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By gsahli
Your experience isn't the norm. You have a good...

Your experience isn't the norm.
You have a good Time Machine backup from before, right?
I suggest you re-download Yosemite and make a USB flash drive installer:...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-16-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By gsahli
Maybe these ideas will help: ...

Maybe these ideas will help:
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH18800?locale=en_US&viewlocale=en_US
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH18758?locale=en_US
Complete Guide to Spotlight Search in OS X...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-15-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By gsahli
The "takes ages" part makes it sound like pending...

The "takes ages" part makes it sound like pending hard drive failure.
Hope you have a good backup.
Have you made a bootable USB flash drive installer from the Yosemite installer download?
How to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-13-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By gsahli
A name like Data-1 "usually" means it was...

A name like Data-1 "usually" means it was connected-to once, and then a later time was connected "fresh" without using the previous remembered connection. So there are two instances of the connection...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-11-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By gsahli
voca gave you typos in every command line. ...

voca gave you typos in every command line.
/sbin/mount -uw / (& Return to execute spaces are important here)
rm /var/db/.AppleSetupDone (again - spaces matter)
reboot
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-07-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By gsahli
You need to tell us what OS X version. Check...

You need to tell us what OS X version.
Check these ideas out:
Slow Mac: Why is My Mac Running Slow? | 5 Ways to Fix Your Slow MacBook (http://macpaw.com/slow-mac/why-is-my-mac-running-slow)
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-04-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By gsahli
This Apple document says there is a new Yosemite...

This Apple document says there is a new Yosemite driver automatically available through the Apple Software Update system:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201465

If you haven't been successful...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-03-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By gsahli
Harry, read the "link" Dave gave him (last...

Harry, read the "link" Dave gave him (last paragraph). OS X gets associated with the owner's Apple ID on setup - not on download.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By gsahli
See if this helps: Restore default bootloader...

See if this helps:
Restore default bootloader without harming partitions - Mac OS X Hints (http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20091111185717745)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-02-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By gsahli
I thin you should use Recovery mode to reinstall...

I thin you should use Recovery mode to reinstall OS X.
How to Re-Install OS X with Internet Recovery on a Mac | OSXDaily (http://osxdaily.com/2014/12/14/reinstall-os-x-mac-internet-recovery/)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-25-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By gsahli
Here’s one way ...

Here’s one way
https://www.rogueamoeba.com/airfoil/mac/
another:
http://osxdaily.com/2012/08/01/stream-all-mac-system-audio-over-airplay-os-x/
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By gsahli
Look in System Prefs > Users & Groups > Login...

Look in System Prefs > Users & Groups > Login Items, to see if you have it set to mount at startup (& remove).

If not, maybe you have applications setup to look there individually?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-23-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By gsahli
You'll need to read the user guide for the...

You'll need to read the user guide for the router. Nearly all routers use an internal web page for administration. That means you use a browser (like Safari) and type in the local IP address of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By gsahli
Did you repartition the drive before installing?

Did you repartition the drive before installing?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-21-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By gsahli
While booted into recovery, did you repair the...

While booted into recovery, did you repair the hard drive using Disk Utility?
When trying to use the bootable flash drive, on startup did you hold down the Option/Alt key until you get the startup...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-19-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 206
Posted By gsahli
I agree that it's most likely software. Try some...

I agree that it's most likely software. Try some generic things:
1) Start in Recovery mode and use Disk Utility to repair the hard drive and permissions:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201314...
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