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Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By toomey
I dont believe it is the RAM causing the slowdown...

I dont believe it is the RAM causing the slowdown although it seems like that would be why... When looking at the activity monitor it shows that my RAM (2GB) has 1.25 GB actively being used. I never...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,369
Posted By toomey
restoring Macbook with Time Machine - A few questions

So for a while now my macbook pro has been running sluggishly. Many java heavy websites, and some applications such as photoshop, word, and all games will give me the spinning wheel immediately...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-08-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
ok, so now I have 45GB free. all my problems are...

ok, so now I have 45GB free. all my problems are still going on, nothing has changed at all. spinning wheel occuring whenever I open any application, and stays up for about 2 minutes. anytime I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-06-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
no dude, i just disregarded it. I deleted...

no dude, i just disregarded it. I deleted everything I could think of and freed up 30GB on my HD. everything runs smooth until I do a certain few things.. uploading a file to the web will freeze my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
so I booted in single-user mode. entered the...

so I booted in single-user mode. entered the fsck -fy and booted again. still getting the spinning wheel. wat do?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
thanks for the help guys. I might try booting in...

thanks for the help guys. I might try booting in single user mode if I cant figure out how to fix the problem. Another thing that has been happening is sometimes when restart my computer, the icons...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
will freeing up the hard drive really make things...

will freeing up the hard drive really make things run smoother? I have 12GB free right now. I was always under the assumption that the HD space had no effect on computer speed, thought that was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-05-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,615
Posted By toomey
Macbook Pro getting "spinning wheel" way too often

So just a few days ago I noticed an extreme and rapid decline in my Macbook Pro's performance. I got the macbook in 2008 for school. Everything was working fine until a few days ago. The hard...
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