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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless Yesterday, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By harryb2448
One of the problems of using four operating...

One of the problems of using four operating system old software is finding outdated versions of software. EmailArchiver may be the go, and they do say you can get versions back to OS X.6, but I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 221
Posted By harryb2448
Yes we appreciate that but trying to help the...

Yes we appreciate that but trying to help the guy. Why the question how was Ysemite downloaded.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 07:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 221
Posted By harryb2448
Yosemite was released mid October last year. ...

Yosemite was released mid October last year.

However did you download Yosemite from the App Store previously?

If yes hold down Option and hit Purchases and you should see the Yosemite Download...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 174
Posted By harryb2448
Is this the keyboard that came with the 2013 iMac...

Is this the keyboard that came with the 2013 iMac as older models can cause problems, and do you have by chance a hands free phone anywhere nearby, particularly a 2.4GHz model?
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 219
Posted By harryb2448
Well it is not suiting the OP's purpose looking...

Well it is not suiting the OP's purpose looking to 'optimize' his old iMac.

Whatever suggestions would improve the iMac, such as running Snow Leopard OS X.6, increasing the memory and buying an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 99
Posted By harryb2448
You will need to set up an Apple ID if you do not...

You will need to set up an Apple ID if you do not have one to be able to download Yosemite. It is a +5GB download. Coming from Snow Leopard suggest you back everything up to an external drive and...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By harryb2448
I suggest you give Aaron's self confessed hit and...

I suggest you give Aaron's self confessed hit and miss app a miss

Read Limitations!
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 132
Posted By harryb2448
In particular talking to Windows fan boys, they...

In particular talking to Windows fan boys, they are all 'experts' on Macs lol! The formatting process will always use a small amount of free space on any drive.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 276
Posted By harryb2448
Do not worry about Permissions messages you can...

Do not worry about Permissions messages you can safely ignore them all. Ohh dear AV may be the problem. I think you may well have to make a USB Installer of another Yosemite download, nuke the hard...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By harryb2448
And the precise model details will have to be...

And the precise model details will have to be known. Some will run up to OS 9.1 only, and later models, which the purple clamshell maybe because of the colour, will run OS 9.2.2 only, or early OS X....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 140
Posted By harryb2448
Are you sure it is OS X compatible? Looks like a...

Are you sure it is OS X compatible? Looks like a Windows program.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 110
Posted By harryb2448
Go to your ISP Home Page and look for 'Broadband...

Go to your ISP Home Page and look for 'Broadband Usage' after you log in your account details.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By harryb2448
Or Finder > Empty trash!

Or Finder > Empty trash!
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 12:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By harryb2448
And your MBP can handle up to 16GB and would...

And your MBP can handle up to 16GB and would certainly appreciate increasing to say 8GB.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By harryb2448
Hmmm I wonder if Windows can tell it is already...

Hmmm I wonder if Windows can tell it is already up and running and will not allow an install?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By harryb2448
No worries if the format went NTFS, can you now...

No worries if the format went NTFS, can you now proceed? And I wonder if the download from five or six years ago is the correct Service Pack? A SP was introduced from memory.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By harryb2448
Apple state you should use the unit that comes...

Apple state you should use the unit that comes with the MB, however 85W chargers should not hurt it. Personally I do not think I would:-


https://support.apple.com/en-au/HT201700
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 221
Posted By harryb2448
Well Betas are never available only from Apple. ...

Well Betas are never available only from Apple. You have how to get in touch with them so ask. All you could do maybe is format and download and clean install Yosemite.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-28-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 110
Posted By harryb2448
G'day and welcome to the forums. Mac model...

G'day and welcome to the forums.

Mac model and operating system? Under warranty? And the full console report will help.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-28-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 429
Posted By harryb2448
Wow is right. Have to add SourceForge to the...

Wow is right. Have to add SourceForge to the avoid downloads from list. And they admit to the bundling adware!
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-28-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By harryb2448
May have done better in Apps & Games. ...

May have done better in Apps & Games.

However it would help tremendously if you posted your operating system for anyone to help. Thingfs have changed with the release of Mavericks OS X.9, and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-27-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By harryb2448
As the partitionnis to be over 50GB it must be...

As the partitionnis to be over 50GB it must be formatted NTFS. After selecting the size it is normal the next window is format.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-27-2015, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By harryb2448
Yes. Avoid Samsung like the plague on all...

Yes. Avoid Samsung like the plague on all electronics.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-27-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 258
Posted By harryb2448
That window where it asks for the partition to be...

That window where it asks for the partition to be formatted can be very, very tricky. more than once I have erased OS X. How big have you made the partition using BootCamp and are you selecting...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-27-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 192
Posted By harryb2448
Even if the drive is fine, TM works as quoted...

Even if the drive is fine, TM works as quoted from Apple:-

Time Machine keeps hourly backups for the past 24 hours, daily backups for the past month, and weekly backups. The oldest backups are...
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