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Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-15-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By matty1
Thanks. How do I determine what type of drive I...

Thanks. How do I determine what type of drive I have and whether it is a Fusion drive?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-15-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By matty1
Move disk space from hfs+ to ntfs

My iMac is running Bootcamp with Win7 and Mavericks. They are installed on the same physical drive. I am running out of space on the Windows NTFS partition and have plenty of space on the Mavericks...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-04-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By matty1
Thanks for the feedback. I discovered and used an...

Thanks for the feedback. I discovered and used an iPhone app called "Contacts Backup - IS Contacts Kit" which backs up up your contacts from one device to Dropbox and from there can be restored on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-02-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By matty1
Thanks. All good. Was able to successfully...

Thanks. All good. Was able to successfully install from there.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By matty1
Thanks. I am reinstalling because I had trouble...

Thanks. I am reinstalling because I had trouble updating to Mavericks and the "solution" I found was to delete and merge the recovery partition which is now sitting there blank.

Should I merge...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By matty1
I downloaded Mavericks OS from the app store,...

I downloaded Mavericks OS from the app store, formatted a flash drive, called it "Untitled" and ran the following command from a terminal prompt:

sudo /Applications/Install\ OS\ X\...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By matty1
Reinstall Mavericks

I have an iMac with Win 7 and OS X bootcamped. I am trying to install Mavericks after my OS X partition was corrupted. I have downloaded the Mavericks Installer on my MacBook and have transferred it...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-30-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 703
Posted By matty1
I find that syncing between a single iOS device...

I find that syncing between a single iOS device and a Mac computer works well with iTunes but when I tried syncing with several iOS devices, it completely messed up my contacts with deletions and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,042
Posted By matty1
After deleting the recovery partition, I can no...

After deleting the recovery partition, I can no longer boot into Mac OS. When I hold down the Option button while booting, there is no longer an option to boot into Mac OS - only Windows. When I boot...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-29-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,042
Posted By matty1
Thanks. The error message in that thread is...

Thanks. The error message in that thread is precisely the error that I am getting.

I have followed the instructions here:

Deleting the Mac OS X 10.7 Lion “Recovery HD” Partition...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-29-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,042
Posted By matty1
Install Mavericks Error

I went install Mavericks on my iMac (upgrade from Mac OS 10.7.5) and it failed with the following error:

"OS X can't be installed on the disk Macintosh HD because a recovery system can't be...
Forum: iOS and Apps 02-09-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,162
Posted By matty1
Thanks guys. Very helpful.

Thanks guys. Very helpful.
Forum: iOS and Apps 02-06-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,162
Posted By matty1
Share itunes video

I want to purchase a film on iTunes for someone who is not very computer literate. If I give her the video file that I download from iTunes, what will happen when she tries to open it on her machine?...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-04-2013, 01:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,195
Posted By matty1
Excel pros and cons template

I am running Excel For Mac 2011. When creating a "pros and cons" template spreadsheet, there is a drop down list called "How important is each item, on a scale of 1-5?" How can I change this to a...
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-27-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By matty1
I sync my iPhone with iTunes on my MacBook. A...

I sync my iPhone with iTunes on my MacBook. A while ago I plugged my iPad into my MacBook (which I hadn't done for a long time) and synced it. Because there were no calendar items on the iPad, it...
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-26-2013, 03:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By matty1
Which way does it sync? From iPhone to iMac or...

Which way does it sync? From iPhone to iMac or vice-versa. Ie. I don't want the "nothing" on my iMac to replace the "something" on my iPhone. I want it to work the other way around. I recently...
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-25-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By matty1
Move iTunes Library

I want to move my iTunes library from my Macbook to my iMac. I assume I simply need to copy the iTunes folder across. However, I want to make sure that when I sync my iPhone that I don't lose all of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-03-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By matty1
I made sure Notes for the same account was...

I made sure Notes for the same account was switched on on my iPhone. Now it appears to be syncing from Mac to iPhone but not from iPhone to Mac.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-03-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By matty1
That didn't work. I have created new notes both...

That didn't work. I have created new notes both on my Macbook and on my iPhone but neither were copied to the other device.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-03-2013, 02:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 745
Posted By matty1
Notes not syncing on mountain lion

I have just upgraded to Mountain Lion on my Macbook and notes to do not sync with my iPhone 5 running iOS 6. Is there any way of doing this without using iCloud on Mountain Lion?
Forum: iOS and Apps 03-01-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,486
Posted By matty1
CAN"T UPDATE IPAD 1 TO iOS 6

My iPad 1 is saying that the currently install version of iOS 5.1.1 is the latest. I have tried using wi-fi from the iPad and also via iTune but same thing. I want to update to iOS 6.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-20-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By matty1
That answers my question. I wanted to manually...

That answers my question. I wanted to manually copy my data into the TM backup folder as my first backup. I'll copy the data to another folder on my TM drive, format my external drive, copy the data...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-20-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By matty1
Time machine backup

I want to backup my 1TB NTFS formatted external hard drive using Time Machine. First I'll need to make a copy of the data and format it to HFS+ then copy the data back and then use Time Machine to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-16-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By matty1
Thanks for the suggestions. I think I'm going to...

Thanks for the suggestions. I think I'm going to convert my external hard drive to HFS+ and use Time Machine since my Western Digital Media Player can read HFS+ formatted drives. Is there any way of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-14-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 769
Posted By matty1
Backup ntfs drive

Is there anyway of getting time machine to backup n NTFS formatted drive? I'm using Paragon to write to my NTFS formatted external hard drive. Is there any third party software that supports backing...
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