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Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By slothead
That sounds like excellent advice Nick, but I...

That sounds like excellent advice Nick, but I don't think I know how to boot from an external drive, and I also don't know how to put an OS on that external drive.

I'm not asking for more help (it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Another thought for all you very helpful folks......

Another thought for all you very helpful folks... It just occurred to me that there was another application that was added about the same time as the screen artifacts appeared. I installed a Wacom...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Hi Lisa, I just saw your post. I'm slightly more...

Hi Lisa, I just saw your post. I'm slightly more inclined than you to consider the monthly CC fee since I only use PS, ACR (and could, but never have, use LR).

With my situation (not having any...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Van, Thanks for the tip on CC. I will continue...

Van, Thanks for the tip on CC. I will continue to consider it (especially since it is my MBP that I use off-site and is working fine otherwise).

Regarding the diagnostics, I have attempted this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
I forgot to mention chas_m that I have been...

I forgot to mention chas_m that I have been investigating PS CC (I have avoided it since it came out because I don't like renting software), but I wouldn't want to sign up for it and find out that my...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-19-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
That's close Chuck, but on the iMac something is...

That's close Chuck, but on the iMac something is creating a lot of screen noise (small patterned blocks of odd image data - see below), as well as causing freezing intermittently and infrequently. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Dave, I have recently finally upgraded all...

Dave,
I have recently finally upgraded all three of the Macs to which you referred to Yosemite.

The Mid-2012 iMac has screen issues (I call it noise), freezes from time to time, and can't add...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Well It looks like I am out of luck because I...

Well It looks like I am out of luck because I don't have a Time Machine Backup of the hard drive before the upgrade. My Time Machine drive died about the same time as as the upgrade. Half of my 4TB...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-18-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,310
Posted By slothead
Is it possible to back down to an older OSX?

I continue to have problems that only showed up since "upgrading" to Yosemite. It it at all possible to back "down" to Mavericks?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-13-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By slothead
OK chscag, I took your advice. It has now been...

OK chscag, I took your advice. It has now been 23 hours and it is still sitting at the half-way point on the progress bar. Any other recommendations? I'm ready to dump it.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-12-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By slothead
Yosemite Problem(s)

So I installed Yosemite on my iMac (mid-2012) about two weeks ago and it seemed to be working fine, and then I started getting this "screen noise" (random squares of odd colors and patterns - in no...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-05-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,829
Posted By slothead
So do the rumors include announcement of a new...

So do the rumors include announcement of a new iPad mini too?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-20-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 830
Posted By slothead
Scrabble did you order a MBP w/Retina (you...

Scrabble did you order a MBP w/Retina (you mentioned having it when you get back)? I did and they promised me an Aug 7 - Aug 13th delivery. I'm curious how accurate that estimate really is.

Tom
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