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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-01-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
When you say "clean install" do you mean to wipe...

When you say "clean install" do you mean to wipe the drive and re-install everything? That's what it sounds like to me. If that's the case, I would rather the "problem" be a RAM upgrade, which seems...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
My Mac Mini specs are: Model Name: Mac mini ...

My Mac Mini specs are:
Model Name: Mac mini
Model Identifier: Macmini2,1
Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo
Processor Speed: 1.83 GHz
Number Of Processors: 1
Total Number Of Cores: 2...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
When I get home I will post the model number,...

When I get home I will post the model number, then maybe we can get a better answer.

Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
Thanks for your input. Does anyone else want to...

Thanks for your input.
Does anyone else want to weigh in on this? Apple and Crucial.com is saying 2 MB max, OWC is saying 4 MB max. How can there be this large of a disparity?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
Thanks. I did install Onyx and ran it, which...

Thanks.
I did install Onyx and ran it, which seemed to help.
I also checked out the OWC site, and it says up to 4 GB memory for my core 2 duo. Apple says the max is 2 GB for that unit. I'm hesitant...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
Thanks Slydude, I figured that RAM was part of...

Thanks Slydude,
I figured that RAM was part of the issue, I'll have to see how much I can upgrade this Mac Mini. Getting it apart may be a challenge as well. I'll try restarting the machine more...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
Hi osxx, Disk is only 26% full, 1 GB ram, most...

Hi osxx,
Disk is only 26% full, 1 GB ram, most of the time either one or two apps running, I don't restart often - but just did, permission repair just run, and most everything slow - especially on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,235
Posted By bucky1
Snow Leopard maintenance

What maintenance is recommended for Snow Leopard? I just installed it about 4 months ago, and it's running slow.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By bucky1
GMail no longer working on 3G

Hi
If I do a hard restart on an iPhone 3G, what will I loose (contacts, apps, etc.)? Also, this is a phone that was previously an AT&T phone, but now runs on Straight Talk. Will I have any...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-02-2013, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By bucky1
Thanks Mike. I did delete the account and...

Thanks Mike. I did delete the account and recreated it, with no success. I'm a little concerned about doing a hard restart, as I'm not sure what I'll lose (apps, contacts, etc.). Can you help with...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 07-01-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 914
Posted By bucky1
GMail no longer working on 3G

Hi,
I have an iPhone 3G that has been set up and running my gmail account. About a month ago it quit. The error message says that either my user name or password is incorrect. I use the same login...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-16-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 677
Posted By bucky1
Changing APN settings on iPhone 3G

Hi,
I'm trying to change the APN settings on my 3G. It's an AT&T phone with a straight talk sim card. The phone and texting works, and I can get on the net via wireless. However no cellular data...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-31-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By bucky1
...And thanks "Razorsedge" for the nice positive...

...And thanks "Razorsedge" for the nice positive response. Obviously, you haven't been on ebay looking at iphones lately. They seem to hold their value. Even broken ones that you would think would be...
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-31-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By bucky1
I tried the Kindle app, and it didn't work...

I tried the Kindle app, and it didn't work either. After much digging and research, I did get the BAM (books a million) app to install, and it works well.
Forum: iOS and Apps 12-28-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By bucky1
3G Apps/version update

I just got an Iphone 3G, and it is running version 4.12. I just did a restore, and it says that it's running the latest version. However, it doesn't have ibooks, and some other apps that I try to...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-18-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 673
Posted By bucky1
Thank you for your clear and concise answer. Very...

Thank you for your clear and concise answer. Very helpful. :Cool:
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-18-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 673
Posted By bucky1
iphone 3G AT&T

I just recently bought a used iphone 3G that was used previously on the AT&T network. My plan is to use it on Walmart's "straight talk" plan. My question is, do I have to unlock this phone, since...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-19-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,268
Posted By bucky1
In other words, "on" means every hour, right? So...

In other words, "on" means every hour, right? So there are two settings, on or off.

Thanks
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-19-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,268
Posted By bucky1
Time Machine frequency

Will time machine run every hour forever, or what? I would like to set it up to run weekly, but can't find any settings for that in "preferences".
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-15-2011, 10:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,175
Posted By bucky1
Chas, the capacity is 74.2GB, with 43.08GB being...

Chas, the capacity is 74.2GB, with 43.08GB being available. I will be moving my music and photo files to the external HD to free up more room on the internal HD. This should help with the issue as...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-15-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,175
Posted By bucky1
Thanks to all of you for your comments. I will...

Thanks to all of you for your comments. I will download onyx this evening and run it.

Scott
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 12-14-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By bucky1
Thanks, I will give this a try. It will save a...

Thanks, I will give this a try. It will save a lot of mac hd space.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 12-14-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By bucky1
itunes

I would like to store my music files on my external hard drive. I have moved them there. However, I think itunes has re-imported them onto my mac's hard drive. Anyone else have this problem? Is there...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-14-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,175
Posted By bucky1
Is there anything that I need to know about OnyX...

Is there anything that I need to know about OnyX ? Anything to be sure I do or don't do ?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-14-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,175
Posted By bucky1
Cool Periodic maintainence

I'm running OSX 10.5 and wanted to know what (if any) maintenance should be run on the Mac. I have the swirling colored beach ball when opening applications.

Thanks.
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