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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 10:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By gsahli
If this is under warranty, you should go to an...

If this is under warranty, you should go to an Apple Store.
Is the External USB drive powered (have its own power supply/cord)? USB 2 or 3? Try the other type - 2 or 3, for troubleshooting.
Is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 78
Posted By gsahli
Means your RAM is bad OR the motherboard is...

Means your RAM is bad OR the motherboard is damaged and can't see the RAM.
Try - jiggling the RAM gently in place (to improve contacts).
- remove one RAM DIMM at a time - then try in other socket,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-22-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By gsahli
Try this guide: ...

Try this guide:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201562
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By gsahli
Have you taken a look at what WiFi version your...

Have you taken a look at what WiFi version your Mac Pro supports? (b/g/n/ac)
I'm guessing g, and your iPhone is n or ac. Big difference in speeds there.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-21-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By gsahli
A more generic guide from Apple: ...

A more generic guide from Apple:
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203987
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-20-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By gsahli
You didn't explain clearly which "registration"...

You didn't explain clearly which "registration" you are talking about.
Do you mean Apple ID registration? Then yes, use the same one.
Do you mean WiFi access password? Then yes, use the same one as...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-20-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By gsahli
I think you mean this process: 1) Make a USB...

I think you mean this process:
1) Make a USB flash drive installer for Mountain Lion - You can download Mountain Lion (M.L.) from App Store IF you've already downloaded it before with your Apple ID....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-18-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By gsahli
...just want make sure you know that command r...

...just want make sure you know that command r gets you Recovery Mode, which is similar to using the old Install DVDs to boot for system repairs.

Safe Mode requires you to hold the shift key after...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-17-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By gsahli
You can easily share this printer "through the...

You can easily share this printer "through the iMac" as print server. And ethernet/parallel print servers are available quite cheaply on eBay. I have three by HP.
Take a look:
HP JetDirect 170X...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-17-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 335
Posted By gsahli
No one addressed the password requirement to...

No one addressed the password requirement to access the OP's drive. I guess he/she is using some unnecessary OEM software? Might be the real issue?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-17-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By gsahli
I'd try a Canon model next.

I'd try a Canon model next.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-17-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By gsahli
Don't be discouraged by the lack of replies... ...

Don't be discouraged by the lack of replies...
Most of the posts here are from people looking for help to fix something. I'd guess the number of folks with that particular model is small, and the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-13-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By gsahli
Does that printer require you to enter a user...

Does that printer require you to enter a user control code? Have you done that when adding (setting up) the printer? (I ask because I don't have that printer)

Have you tried Resetting the Printing...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-13-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By gsahli
So you mean you have two identical user folders...

So you mean you have two identical user folders fielker?
Something doesn't add up - which is why I was asking.
Did you use Migration Assistant after already setting up your user on a new OS X...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By gsahli
I think we need more details before you delete - ...

I think we need more details before you delete -
Is that icon named Exactly the same as your current username?
(ie, did you have a different (2nd) username on that computer before?)
Do you still...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 504
Posted By gsahli
We should do more troubleshooting, but I'd like...

We should do more troubleshooting, but I'd like to suggest that you jump ahead and use this adware search software:
AdwareMedic (http://www.adwaremedic.com/index.php)

This is not anti-virus...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 368
Posted By gsahli
I'm wondering if this issue is related to...

I'm wondering if this issue is related to "creating a completely new account" - like, different username?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-05-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 232
Posted By gsahli
Follow-on to chas_m's question... The "most...

Follow-on to chas_m's question...
The "most likely" cause of this is that the computer previously did mount a server share on startup. If so, you can usually turn this off in the System Peferences >...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-04-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By gsahli
The way I'd do that - Have a shared folder on...

The way I'd do that -
Have a shared folder on the mini (or whatever server).
Mount the shared folder on MBPro whenever you're on your home network.
Create a special work folder on the MBPro, and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-04-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By gsahli
Minis are very comparable to MBPros. So the...

Minis are very comparable to MBPros. So the performance comparison will be based on processor speed and amount of RAM.
The mini can handle two monitors, and is supposed to be able to use another Mac...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,154
Posted By gsahli
Sorry, but I suspect user error (it is easy to...

Sorry, but I suspect user error (it is easy to mistype) :D
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,154
Posted By gsahli
Thanks for checking up on me Dave. I can't...

Thanks for checking up on me Dave. I can't Believe I mistyped it as .Trashes instead of .Trash.

As the for the full pathway - I made a (somewhat) dangerous assumption - that the OP would be going...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-30-2015, 08:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 268
Posted By gsahli
I must have missed this - did you ever put a new...

I must have missed this - did you ever put a new CMOS battery in?
The battery charges a capacitor - the power button discharges it to (near) zero, The procedure you're doing might be thought to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-30-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By gsahli
If the point of your question is "can a USB 3...

If the point of your question is "can a USB 3 card coexist with an esata card," then, yes, they don't interfere with each other in theory.

But like Harry says, it seems to be hit or miss. Read...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-30-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By gsahli
I think you should try a minidisplay to DVI...

I think you should try a minidisplay to DVI adapter.
Some Macs have this problem - permanently. Which Mini is it?
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