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Search: Posts Made By: KiwiJenn
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-16-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By KiwiJenn
ok I've solved the problem :) I did some...

ok I've solved the problem :)

I did some more googling and found this link which worked for me
https://support.apple.com/en-nz/HT202358
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-16-2015, 02:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By KiwiJenn
FIXED - iPhoto Transfer Trouble

Hi Everyone,

I finally got my new iMac and loving it :)

I transferred my iphoto library 08 (in my Pictures Folder) to my external drive.

I followed this guide to transfer to new mac, in my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-01-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks Nick, I will do that :) Yep if he...

Thanks Nick, I will do that :)

Yep if he buys it he said he can install all OSX to the one he needs.
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-28-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By KiwiJenn
I have no spare cash to buy OS X, I need to do it...

I have no spare cash to buy OS X, I need to do it Free LOL

I have another buyer, just need to get confirmation and if he wants it, he will do it all for me, I just need to delte my user account,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-26-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By KiwiJenn
Question Help deleting user acc/format to new again?

Hi everyone,

I'm planning on selling my current iMac after I get my new one. It 'came' with Leopard but has been upgraded to Snow Leopard when HD was replaced by Apple store here. I was given no...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-18-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
Was buying HD today and then the GHz came up...

Was buying HD today and then the GHz came up somehow when I told her what I was buying Mac wise, as the lady said she works under Apple as well as a Sales person at JB.

gahhh she reakon's I won't...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-14-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
ok I'm getting the 4GHz Just thought I would...

ok I'm getting the 4GHz

Just thought I would ask here since people can see what I'm getting above.

RAM Advice - I'm starting to second guess myself now

Was going to buy iMac with 8GB RAM and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-14-2015, 02:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Hi Nate, I have been thinking about that...

Hi Nate,

I have been thinking about that since this topic started and talked to 2 people from 2 Shops today that sell hard drives and the funny thing is, both of them said to get x2 hard drives...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-10-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
So my best option is to buy a new HD and do a...

So my best option is to buy a new HD and do a complete backup.

I'm going to go through the oldest backups on the corrupt backup to see if there is anything important.

I will look into Carbon...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-09-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Hi Lisa, my 500GB internal HD is also corrupt...

Hi Lisa, my 500GB internal HD is also corrupt which I found out in November last year.http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v60/smilesnz/WordPress%20Site%20n%20Blog/mac_zpsdeb93428.jpg...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-09-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
I was afraid this would be the result :( If...

I was afraid this would be the result :(

If I wipe and reformat the 650GB HD 'only' will Time Machine STILL be able to do a complete new backup or can there be a possibility that there could be...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-09-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Done Repair Disk on the TM 650GB HD ...

Done Repair Disk on the TM 650GB HD
Result--->>> Now that HD seems corrupt
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-09-2015, 12:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Going to try Disk Utility Repair Disk as that's...

Going to try Disk Utility Repair Disk as that's an option, what about Verify Disk?
BUT do I click on disk repair under 1TB HD or the Time Machine 650GB partition then do the My Stuff 350GB...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-08-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Hi Lisa :) My internal HD is corrupt and I...

Hi Lisa :)

My internal HD is corrupt and I have no idea although it's 3 yrs old + so it maybe nearing it's end of life span. My last HD crashed just before it reached 4 yrs. I did some...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-08-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,108
Posted By KiwiJenn
Question Time Machine NOT Backing Up

Hi Everyone,

I hope I'm posting in the right place :)

Specs first
iMac = 20-inch, 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM, 5000GB HD, OS X = SL
Backup 1 TB HD split into two - 650GB for Time Machine...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-27-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks chas_m and Harry. I'm leaning towards the...

Thanks chas_m and Harry. I'm leaning towards the i7 4GHz more now, it's seems to be the better way to go even with the extra $400, for the time I need it for.

I do use a surge protector but will...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-26-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
Hi Harry :) Yep they are, I'll be going to one...

Hi Harry :) Yep they are, I'll be going to one of there games in February, should be good.

You said what I said, I don't want to regret not buying what I think I should have. I just want to get...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-26-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thank you chas_m and bobtomay for your info and...

Thank you chas_m and bobtomay for your info and advice :)

RAM I will be upgrading to 16GB at a cheaper price after buying the iMac. RAM is very important for the next iMac as I've learnt that as...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-26-2015, 03:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By KiwiJenn
Question GHz i5 or i7?

Hi everyone :)

Looking at getting the 5k iMac but need a few more options or advice to help me make my decision please.

3.5GHz Quad-core Intel Core i5, Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz
4.0GHz...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,316
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks everyone :) As I have a huge iphoto...

Thanks everyone :) As I have a huge iphoto library I just worry that I will get stuck moving the photos into the new Photos app. But yes, if be great if iphoto, photos share the same library.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-20-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,316
Posted By KiwiJenn
But when I buy a new iMac in 2015 will iPhoto...

But when I buy a new iMac in 2015 will iPhoto still be on the imacs as it's being replaced with Photos?

I don't want to buy a new iMac in December when Yosemite is here to find out in 2015 I will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-18-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,316
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks for the info on when Yosemite might be...

Thanks for the info on when Yosemite might be release, I'll keep an eye out.



Even on the new iMacs that we can buy, say in 2015? I don't quite get why they would keep iPhoto (part of iLife) on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-18-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,316
Posted By KiwiJenn
Question Yosemite and New Photo App?

Hi :)

I'm going to be buying a new iMac around December or early 2015 sometime and I know that OS X Yosemite and Photo app will be released but when. I'm hoping both will be on the iMacs at the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-15-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks pigoo3 for the link to where I can buy...

Thanks pigoo3
for the link to where I can buy SL if needed :)

Thanks gsahli for the Safe mode info, that I think I will do that as it checks the system and doesn't want cds. Then will run Disk...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-10-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By KiwiJenn
Thanks Nick for the info and suggestions. I have...

Thanks Nick for the info and suggestions. I have Time Machine running as my backup :) and have backups of some stuff on a hard drive.

When it is asking to use the installation cd is that the one...
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