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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-13-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By Tarek
Well that most definitely sucks. I guess I'll...

Well that most definitely sucks. I guess I'll just let it download everything overnight. By the way, Mail have to run in the background in order to retrieve or does it just do it automatically...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-13-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By Tarek
How do I set Mail to only download one-month old emails?

Hello there

I have been a Mac user since 2008 but I have never actually used the default Mail client. I always used third-party applications but since most applications on Yosemite perform really...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-28-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 438
Posted By Tarek
Moderators please delete this thread. I was able...

Moderators please delete this thread. I was able to fix it by entering this command in terminal: sudo rm ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.appstore.plist and then resetting PRAM.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-28-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 438
Posted By Tarek
App Store not showing top charts, categories, or results

Hello there

For some reason I have been experiencing this weird problem with App Store lately. I am running the latest OS X Yosemite with all updates and everything installed; whenever I open App...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-17-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By Tarek
I moved all the important files to my PC and I...

I moved all the important files to my PC and I already re-partitioned and formatted the hard drive and all seems good and the computer is much, much faster. I am using Boot Camp Assistant to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-16-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By Tarek
Thanks for your reply. I am going to have to buy...

Thanks for your reply. I am going to have to buy an external HDD in order to perform a Time Machine backup since there doesn't seem to be any alternative. You're sure it's not because I am trying to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-16-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By Tarek
Okay, it is definitely GPT.

Okay, it is definitely GPT.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-16-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By Tarek
Thanks for your reply. I attached screen shots of...

Thanks for your reply. I attached screen shots of Disk Utility. I am not sure whether it is MBR or GUID, I am inexperienced with such things.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-16-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 373
Posted By Tarek
Installing Windows through Boot Camp

I have a mid-2010 MacBook Pro and I am trying to avoid installing Windows using a DVD disc since my optical drive hasn't been used in ages and to be honest it has never performed well and always gave...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-04-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By Tarek
I resolved the issue by erasing Macintosh HD 2...

I resolved the issue by erasing Macintosh HD 2 and then it suddenly appeared under Macintosh HD drive and I was able to repartition it again.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-04-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By Tarek
Repartitioning my Mac's HDD

I am using a mid-2010 MacBook Pro with one 350GB hard disk drive and recently I messed up the partition structure and I am not able to fix it.

Although I have only one hard drive with two...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By Tarek
I used the free version of an application called...

I used the free version of an application called Disk Drill and I found the files I was looking for, but of course I cannot actually 'recover' them except by paying. Does that mean the only option I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-25-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By Tarek
Recovering Deleted Files?

Hey there

I had a folder on my Desktop called "Items" and for some reason it suddenly disappeared. I may have accidentally deleted it but I am not quite certain. It used to be there until a couple...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-13-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tarek
I believe that the Mac version you're using is...

I believe that the Mac version you're using is older than Mavericks because my Activity Monitor seems to be much different than yours. This is what mine looks like.

I cannot find the "System...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tarek
Ahhh, that's awesome to know. Thank you a lot,...

Ahhh, that's awesome to know. Thank you a lot, Nick, I truly appreciate your help. I'll keep an eye out on Activity Monitor.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tarek
Thank you for your reply. I actually haven't...

Thank you for your reply. I actually haven't restarted the computer in a while and I believe you are right because now after restarting it, it is as fast as it has ever been. Thank you again, Nick....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-12-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 781
Posted By Tarek
MacBook Pro becoming considerably slow

Hello there

My mid-2010 MacBook Pro has lately been really slow, as in it takes ages to open an application or exit one. It would sometimes work perfectly fine, smooth and fast, like after a...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-09-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Tarek
I know this is a pretty old thread but I forgot...

I know this is a pretty old thread but I forgot about that keyboard until I came across it yesterday and of course it still does have that extremely annoying problem. I took out a lot of keys...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-23-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Tarek
Thanks for your reply. I came across a couple of...

Thanks for your reply. I came across a couple of videos and I am going to give it a shot now.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-23-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Tarek
Update: I just plugged it in without the...

Update: I just plugged it in without the extension cable and the problem happened immediately (seems like it gets worse by time, lol). If you'd press the TAB button, for instance, it'd switch between...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-23-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 849
Posted By Tarek
Apple keyboard malfunctioning

Hello there

I bought a USB Apple Keyboard years ago but I never actually used it a lot, it was always in its box and whenever I used it I'd clean it with cotton and alcohol and maintain its white...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-28-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,967
Posted By Tarek
Yeah, as I said I don't mind using the optical...

Yeah, as I said I don't mind using the optical drive, in fact I'd rather have an optical drive than solely depend on USB ports or external optical drives. I am guessing a very radical approach to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-28-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,967
Posted By Tarek
Thanks for the tip, chscag. By the way, I...

Thanks for the tip, chscag.

By the way, I have always tried to install Windows from a flash drive instead of the DVD disc on my Mac but failed, both on my early '08 MacBook Pro and my current one....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-28-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,967
Posted By Tarek
Thank you so much, that worked. Basically what I...

Thank you so much, that worked. Basically what I did is delete both Macintosh HD 2 and UNUSED then drag the main one down and it gave me all of the space. Thanks again!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-28-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,967
Posted By Tarek
How do I repartition using Disk Utility?

Hello there

I am using a mid-2010 MacBook Pro with a 320GB Hitachi drive. My current partition plan is pretty messed up and I want to fix it but I am not able to.

The first thing I did was...
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