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Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-27-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Crap, now I don't know, I don't think I did. But...

Crap, now I don't know, I don't think I did. But how could it even work if it didn't have the operating system on it?

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-27-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Update, I doubled the RAM...it seemed to help for...

Update, I doubled the RAM...it seemed to help for an hour or so, no kidding, then back to the spinning rainbow wheel of death. It hung in for another week or so then crashed a horrible death.

I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-09-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
I assumed that is what he meant. Brian;P

I assumed that is what he meant.

Brian;P
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-09-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks, I am a little clearer on all this. :D ...

Thanks, I am a little clearer on all this. :D

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
So if I put a new hard drive in my Mac the...

So if I put a new hard drive in my Mac the Passport doesn't have all the software on it to reinstall on the new hard drive?

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Yeah, it's an external hard drive used with Time...

Yeah, it's an external hard drive used with Time Machine. So the CCC is a "bootable" clone in that it's more than a hard drive but a "computer" that can be fired up to get stuff of it?

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
So the passport isn't doing the same thing? ...

So the passport isn't doing the same thing?

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks, yeah I will go back and forth from using...

Thanks, yeah I will go back and forth from using "quit" I will do that more.

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
First let me thank you, second I want to make it...

First let me thank you, second I want to make it clear just how stupid I am, I had to google "HDD". :D

I can replace the floor, quarter panels and frame rails in a 2014 Lexus and not thing a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-08-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Ok Guys, I need to get back to this. I had a few...

Ok Guys, I need to get back to this. I had a few things around the house pull me away and now I am back to needing to get this thing taken care of. I am getting some conflicting info here, RAM or...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-08-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 377
Posted By MARTINSR
Update on my MAC problem.

Ok guys, I went into "Disc Utility" and when I click on the hard drive, this is what it tells me.

Is this pretty cut and dry that I need a new hard drive?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-03-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
I'll try to start it under safe boot if I can...

I'll try to start it under safe boot if I can figure it out. Right now I just opened the activity monitor and go this.

http://i.gyazo.com/568bf6899012ca7d8d2ff8c14beaa313.png

Checked what was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Excuse my mind numbing ignorance but what are...

Excuse my mind numbing ignorance but what are "applications"? I think in my world it's an "programs"? How can I find what applications are running? Because all I know that is open are google chrome...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
That is exactly what my son said, it has worked...

That is exactly what my son said, it has worked fine up until a short while ago when it started going slower and slower, just a month or so?

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks guys, I guess some more RAM is where I...

Thanks guys, I guess some more RAM is where I will start.

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
It's most certainly not the fan, it's hard drive...

It's most certainly not the fan, it's hard drive noise. Not real loud or "nasty" but it's the hard drive for sure like you usually hear with a PC but it's not right on the desk like my MAC. But I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
McBie, this is what it looks like. The fact...

McBie, this is what it looks like.

The fact that it says there are 1.98 used and 2 available tells a heck of a story I guess!

http://i.gyazo.com/a4907c46c2910ebcdfd6756cf7bdbb4e.png

Brian
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Geezerhiker and Craig as far as the hard drive I...

Geezerhiker and Craig as far as the hard drive I did replace a few years ago with a 1.5 TB at 5400 RPM.

The RAM is 2 GB 800 Mhz DDR2 and the operating system is OS X 10.6.8.

My son helped me...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
It is slow in everything I use (which isn't...

It is slow in everything I use (which isn't much). But online with Safari or Google chrome it locks up, with iPhoto it locks up, so it appears to be everything. What I mean by "locks up" is there is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,981
Posted By MARTINSR
Ok computer dummy needs help again. Spinning rainbow wheel of death.

I have done some searching and I don't find answers I understand. I am sorry, you guys have been such a big help with my problems in the past I hate to ask a question that could probably be found...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By MARTINSR
You are very right, that is the reason, but what...

You are very right, that is the reason, but what is the volume for, why isn't the speaker volume on wide open all the time, because there is a need to lower it, why is there a mute button? Because...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By MARTINSR
Yeah I want to be able to listen to both, through...

Yeah I want to be able to listen to both, through the headphones and the speakers instead of unplugging the headphones over and over and over. Just leave them plugged in and when someone wants to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 953
Posted By MARTINSR
Stupid question of the day, headphones/speakers control?

I can't for the life of me believe there isn't a button somewhere on my iMAC that where I can have head phones plugged in, and simply hit this button to allow someone in the room to hear through the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-28-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,018
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks! I know it's doing it's job, I am talking...

Thanks! I know it's doing it's job, I am talking about retrieving things and that sort of thing.

Brian
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-27-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,018
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks, I am using the Passport, now I need to...

Thanks, I am using the Passport, now I need to figure out just how to use it.

Brian
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