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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,044
Posted By northrnchimp
Total Spaces (http://totalspaces.binaryage.com)...

Total Spaces (http://totalspaces.binaryage.com) does that.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-03-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,179
Posted By northrnchimp
I've had mine since last November, and there are...

I've had mine since last November, and there are occasional stutters when scrolling image-heavy web-pages, but other than that it works perfectly. The 10.8.3 update which is due any moment includes...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-23-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 955
Posted By northrnchimp
chameleon ssd optimizer...

chameleon ssd optimizer (http://chameleon.alessandroboschini.it/index.php) - free (donationware), and good reviews on Macupdate,
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-19-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By northrnchimp
The only thing you'll need to change is the...

The only thing you'll need to change is the charging adapter (not the whole thing, just the part with the two prongs on it, which slides off, and needs replacing with the three-pin UK version).
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-05-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By northrnchimp
Turn off font smoothing and see what you think -...

Turn off font smoothing and see what you think - it gives you even sharper text.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-13-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By northrnchimp
What Apps have you installed?

What Apps have you installed?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-13-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By northrnchimp
local time machine image?

local time machine image?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-13-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By northrnchimp
If you have a 'standard' user account rather than...

If you have a 'standard' user account rather than an administrator then SU might not run automatically - not sure if ML works like this, but that was certainly the case with SL.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-24-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 371
Posted By northrnchimp
What exactly do you mean by "my screen real...

What exactly do you mean by "my screen real estate feels far more limited"? - the screen is exactly the same size (13.3"). Just resize your windows if you want them to be smaller. The resolution is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-24-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 730
Posted By northrnchimp
Yes, you can erase your sleep image, but you have...

Yes, you can erase your sleep image, but you have to change your hibernate mode, otherwise it will just be recreated - How to Remove the Disk-hogging Sleepimage File from Your Mac | Mac|Life...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-19-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 941
Posted By northrnchimp
Have you checked other machines on your network,...

Have you checked other machines on your network, and checked your machine on other networks?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-19-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By northrnchimp
Any luck with photo-booth? You have rebooted,...

Any luck with photo-booth? You have rebooted, right?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,159
Posted By northrnchimp
Go and have a play on a retina in-store for a...

Go and have a play on a retina in-store for a while, and you'll never want to read text on any other display again.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-13-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By northrnchimp
selling old MBP, with SSD, Garbage Collection=secure erase?

I'm selling a 2010 MBP with on OWC SSD in it, so I'm wondering if I just log into a fresh admin account and delete my old user account, will garbage collection on the drive do the job of securely...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,588
Posted By northrnchimp
Over-provisioning does seem to explain it, which...

Over-provisioning does seem to explain it, which is fine if that's what's required for the disk to function optimally, but in that case Apple need to explain this discrepancy more openly perhaps?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,588
Posted By northrnchimp
No, I haven't partitioned it, this is straight...

No, I haven't partitioned it, this is straight from the factory.

That figure includes the recovery partition, which is only 650MB:

Capacity: 121.33 GB (121,332,826,112 bytes)
Model: APPLE...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,588
Posted By northrnchimp
Total, as reported in Disk Utility

Total, as reported in Disk Utility
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,588
Posted By northrnchimp
128GB Apple SSD actually 121GB

Just got delivery of a rMBP 13, and I'm loving it, except for one thing which I feel a bit swindled by - Apple advertise that it comes with a 128GB hard drive, and yet it's actually only 121. That's...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-07-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 485
Posted By northrnchimp
I'm using BTT version 0.785 on SL, and have never...

I'm using BTT version 0.785 on SL, and have never had any stability problems with it, it's rock solid.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-07-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 899
Posted By northrnchimp
Here's a potential solution - connect your...

Here's a potential solution - connect your previous MBP in Target disk mode (http://support.apple.com/kb/PH3838), then do the Migration from that.

If you don't have a suitable cable/adapter, then...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-06-2012, 08:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,073
Posted By northrnchimp
turn off wifi, delete your network from the list...

turn off wifi, delete your network from the list of preferred networks, go to keychain, search for all entries of your network, delete them. reboot and the rejoin your network as if for the first...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,114
Posted By northrnchimp
MacRumors Forums - View Single Post - Best way to...

MacRumors Forums - View Single Post - Best way to FULLY DELETE a program? (http://forums.macrumors.com/showpost.php?p=11171082&postcount=16)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-18-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,734
Posted By northrnchimp
I think your keychain is remembering the old...

I think your keychain is remembering the old router and confusing it with the new one - so try this: turn off wifi, open network prefs>Advanced and delete the network from the list (then OK, Apply),...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-17-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,073
Posted By northrnchimp
Turn off wifi, then repair your keychain (in...

Turn off wifi, then repair your keychain (in Utilities), turn wifi on again.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-14-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By northrnchimp
Do a fresh install and Migration Assistant.

Do a fresh install and Migration Assistant.
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