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Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By chscag
According to Mactracker, this is an older iMac...

According to Mactracker, this is an older iMac (2006 model). It sounds like the hard drive is failing especially since you've stated that you have repaired the disk several times. My advice is to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 08:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By chscag
Moved your post here in "Apps......". ...

Moved your post here in "Apps......".



Let's try this: Copy the fonts you installed to:

Macintosh HD/Library/Fonts/Microsoft/

Note that this isn't the hidden user library, but the one...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By chscag
NTFS by design will generally be formatted in 4K...

NTFS by design will generally be formatted in 4K clusters on most hard drives within limits regardless of size. HFS+ doesn't use that scheme, so in effect Jake is correct about the same amount of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 12:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By chscag
OK, have you tried the card reader in another...

OK, have you tried the card reader in another computer? If it's a standard card reader it will show up as a standard USB device. Also, some card readers will not mount on the desktop unless a card...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 254
Posted By chscag
What Mac, what card reader, what version of OS X?...

What Mac, what card reader, what version of OS X? We're not very good at guessing...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 208
Posted By chscag
It's not a matter of whether Parallels, VB, or...

It's not a matter of whether Parallels, VB, or Fusion can virtualize Yosemite, it really is a matter of legality. I believe you can only virtualize certain OS X server versions. You need to check...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-21-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By chscag
A router's firmware is generally updated direct...

A router's firmware is generally updated direct from the manufacturer. It doesn't matter whether you're using Mac OS X or Windows, the firmware update (if any) will be the same. You need to go to the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-21-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 340
Posted By chscag
It doesn't matter that the plate is switched as...

It doesn't matter that the plate is switched as the serial number and imei numbers are burned into the firmware. No one can change that except Apple.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-21-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By chscag
Kind of a tough one because I seldom if ever use...

Kind of a tough one because I seldom if ever use an image in a sheet. The only thing I could find is to use the "Show Adjust Image" inspector from the "View" menu. Then see if you can click on the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By chscag
Then, the scanner software should have installed...

Then, the scanner software should have installed just as before. If the Mini came preinstalled with Snow Leopard, I could understand the scanner not being compatible. As far as what Canon said, I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By chscag
Good question to ask. The reason we suggest...

Good question to ask. The reason we suggest verifying the hard drive is that "freezing" can often be due to a hard drive that is beginning to fail. I had that very thing happen to me on a 2 year...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 799
Posted By chscag
Carbon Copy Cloner notifications are clear and...

Carbon Copy Cloner notifications are clear and concise. However, I don't believe I have ever seen a notification from Time Machine. I've seen errors when something went astray but never anything...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 799
Posted By chscag
First, Time Machine does not notify me when a...

First, Time Machine does not notify me when a backup has not been completed for 10 days or more. I have always had automatic backups turned off. And again, Time Machine does not notify me when a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By chscag
I agree with member MacDude121 but like he said,...

I agree with member MacDude121 but like he said, if you really feel you need to purchase it I would wait awhile to see what will be available. Normally, suppliers like OWC, Monoprice, and Amazon are...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By chscag
What year and model is your Mac Mini? What I'm...

What year and model is your Mac Mini? What I'm getting at, was it newly purchased in 2012 or was it a used model and which version of OS X was originally on it?

The reason I ask is if you...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-21-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 106
Posted By chscag
As inexpensive as replacement charging cables are...

As inexpensive as replacement charging cables are for the iPhone, just buy a new one. I wouldn't even think about repairing it. I've seen replacement cables in discount stores like "Big Lots" for as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By chscag
I took care of it. And thanks for posting the...

I took care of it. And thanks for posting the new information. The Helvetica font wrecks havoc with one of my Bible programs that I use to transpose Bible verses from the program to MS Word. I...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-21-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By chscag
You're not alone. I tried at least 6 times last...

You're not alone. I tried at least 6 times last night to log in to their forums and received the same message as I posted above. I too cleared browsing history, etc, to no avail. The strange thing...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By chscag
I found the same thing. If I have both my iPhone...

I found the same thing. If I have both my iPhone and iMac together on my home network, syncing contacts and anything else is almost immediate. However, if I'm up and about away from home it does...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-21-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By chscag
HP, Brother, and Epson all make color laser...

HP, Brother, and Epson all make color laser printers. The prices have come down considerably on the initial cost. I prefer HP since their laser printers incorporate the toner cartridge and drum all...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By chscag
Those aren't bugs. You have a hardware problem...

Those aren't bugs. You have a hardware problem with your Mac (which by the way you haven't told us anything about) that was likely brought about when you updated to Yosemite. Boot to your recovery...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By chscag
Since the memory modules on that model are easy...

Since the memory modules on that model are easy to remove, you might want to remove one bank at a time as a check. Or you could download a memory checking application and run it in extended mode. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-21-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By chscag
I'm not really a lover of Wineskin or any Wine...

I'm not really a lover of Wineskin or any Wine derivative but I found using WineBottler was easier than the others. You can give it a try if you like. Download from here...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-20-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By chscag
I just tried to sign in again with my Apple ID...

I just tried to sign in again with my Apple ID and password and it gives me this:

Looking for something in Apple Support Communities?

The page you tried was not found. You may have used an...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-20-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By chscag
No, you're not missing anything. It's me that's...

No, you're not missing anything. It's me that's missing something.... ;D They have since changed the way you sign on to their discussion forums. I haven't been there in ages since I'm always busy...
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