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Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-08-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
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, 01:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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 11-03-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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 11-03-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 09:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 03:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 03:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 01:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
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, 01:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
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, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
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, 12:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
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, 07:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
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, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
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
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-26-2013, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks guys, this forum has been soooooooo great!...

Thanks guys, this forum has been soooooooo great!

Brian
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-25-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By MARTINSR
Ok, here is my ignorance showing, what it eh...

Ok, here is my ignorance showing, what it eh USB23 you refer to? Do you mean USB3.....I just did some some google searching and no, it is not, crap. Ok, so the dude at the "McComputer" store didn't...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-25-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 884
Posted By MARTINSR
External Hard drive back up for my IMAC

I am sure it's been discussed here a million times but doing a search didn't answer my question. I guess I am as bad a searching as I am at knowing what to do with my IMAC.

Sooooo, I have no back...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-22-2013, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks so much, I am heading out to get that...

Thanks so much, I am heading out to get that done. Thanks for any advice like not to turn off the computer on the power strip. It is kinda basic I would NEVER do that, always shutting it down the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-22-2013, 03:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
I just checked my applications and yes it's...

I just checked my applications and yes it's there, how do I go about putting it in use?

Brian
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-22-2013, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
I will be studying this "time machine" in the...

I will be studying this "time machine" in the coming days to see how I can get it going. I need the external hard drive for it?

Brian
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-21-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
Ahhhhh that is another subject, backups! I don't...

Ahhhhh that is another subject, backups! I don't do it at all and really need to get an external harddrive or something because EVERYTHING I have is on this computer!

Brian
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-21-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
Did I mention I was a computer dummy? I am more...

Did I mention I was a computer dummy? I am more than a dummy, I am a flaming moron with a dunce cap on. I hadn't simply rebooted the thing! I just did that and my problem I have had for days is gone....
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-21-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By MARTINSR
iPhoto not opening

I did a search for the answer before I posted this thread so if this has been gone over, I'm sorry I am a computer dummy and may not be using the right search words or something.

What I have is an...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 09-04-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By MARTINSR
Thanks for the help, yep I have purchased the...

Thanks for the help, yep I have purchased the whole assy.

Thanks again.

Brian
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