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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 11:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
Thanks for the info. Just to be sure. Can you...

Thanks for the info. Just to be sure. Can you check the disk…it should not say anything like "Upgrade Disk" or "Drop In Disk".

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 32
Posted By pigoo3
Not correct…not even close to being correct!:( ...

Not correct…not even close to being correct!:( Damage to a computer due to a liquid spill can occur in milliseconds. And no human in the world can react this quickly.

Nothing you wrote about...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback Today, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 73
Posted By pigoo3
Please read: ...

Please read:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/news-community-announcements/68770-reputation-system-faq.html

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 11:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
What does the OS install DVD look like? What...

What does the OS install DVD look like? What color is it…what graphics are on it?

- Nick
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Today, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 54
Posted By pigoo3
At least 3 reasons: - Because Microsoft...

At least 3 reasons:

- Because Microsoft Office has been around for about 25 years…and there really hasn't been any serious competition.
- 80-90% of computers are Windows based. Windows based =...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 02:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By pigoo3
From the benchmark testing perspective...8gig or...

From the benchmark testing perspective...8gig or 16gig of ram does not seem to be making a difference. But...the 16gig could certainly come in handy in other situations.:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 01:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By pigoo3
- What CD are we talking about? - And while...

- What CD are we talking about?
- And while we are at it...why not tell us exactly what model iMac this is? There have been a lot of iMac models over the years.



What do you mean by...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 01:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By pigoo3
1% difference in the scores would be a score...

1% difference in the scores would be a score difference of about 120. The actual difference is 11 points...which amounts to 0.1% difference. This is called test variation.:)

Run the test 3x on...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By pigoo3
Who else would know besides you? Does someone...

Who else would know besides you? Does someone else use the computer?

- Nick

p.s. By the way. You created a new thread in order to reply to this thread (threads have been merged). To reply...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By pigoo3
Did anything happen to this computer. Such as...

Did anything happen to this computer. Such as was it dropped, bumped hard, or liquid spill?

One thing to try is an SMC Reset:

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201295

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By pigoo3
Firstly. The number you posted above is not a...

Firstly. The number you posted above is not a model number…it is the computers serial number. Just wanted to mention that so you knew.:)

Second. Have you download Mavericks previously? If...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,776
Posted By pigoo3
Remember…this "free" download of Office is a...

Remember…this "free" download of Office is a preview. Each build of the app expires after 60 days. And the final build expires ~30 days after the official launch date. Then you have to purchase...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By pigoo3
Good deal that your computer is now running...

Good deal that your computer is now running Yosemite.:)

One more thought. Final Cut 6 may not run (or probably won't run) under Yosemite. So if you want to stick with Yosemite…you may be...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
Is this more progress than you saw earlier? ...

Is this more progress than you saw earlier?

I'm not sure how long you let it do this. But give it some time. Booting from a DVD on an external drive can be slow.

- Nick
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By pigoo3
Congratulations on your MacBook Pro purchase. I...

Congratulations on your MacBook Pro purchase. I bet you're going to love it!:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
Excellent…thanks!:) Did you try what I...

Excellent…thanks!:)

Did you try what I mentioned in an earlier reply?…by pressing the "c" key when booting from the external optical drive.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
I believe that there's a label on the bottom side...

I believe that there's a label on the bottom side of the iMac stand.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
Before we go any further…I think that we need to...

Before we go any further…I think that we need to know exactly what model iMac this is.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
I should also ask. When booting from the Snow...

I should also ask. When booting from the Snow Leopard DVD. Are you actually getting to a desktop…and can't go further?…or you never get to the desktop?

If never to the desktop….then follow the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
It should work…assuming there's no problems with...

It should work…assuming there's no problems with the computers logic board or ports.

When you boot the computer from the external drive with the Snow Leopard disk…hold down the "c" key on the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 253
Posted By pigoo3
Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6) should work. But...

Snow Leopard (Mac OS X 10.6) should work. But whatever you downloaded is not legal. Purchase a genuine Snow Leopard install DVD from Apple.

- Nick
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 01:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 512
Posted By pigoo3
Hey Tom. Not sure how this deal is progressing. ...

Hey Tom. Not sure how this deal is progressing. But I'm seeing rumors that new MacBook Air models are imminent!:) There's supposed to be an "Apple Event" on Monday March 9th. So they could be...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 201
Posted By pigoo3
"Footprint" can apply to many things.:) ...

"Footprint" can apply to many things.:)

Think about what "footprint" means. What happens when two people walk in the snow or mud. One person has size 7 shoes...and the other has size 12 shoes....
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By pigoo3
Taking the back off should be enough.:) -...

Taking the back off should be enough.:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 12:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By pigoo3
Final Cut 6 was from around 2007. Back in 2007 I...

Final Cut 6 was from around 2007. Back in 2007 I don't think that there were that many apps being downloaded from iTunes...especially a more "major" app like Final Cut. But if you think that you...
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