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Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By harryb2448
Have a read through this from Apple Discussions. ...

Have a read through this from Apple Discussions. Got an external drive with everything backed up and by chance are you running antivirus software, in particular Nortons?
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 12:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 124
Posted By harryb2448
Have noticed this happens at times when the...

Have noticed this happens at times when the trackpad is either dirty, or if Bluetooth, when batteries start to fail.
Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 12:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 144
Posted By harryb2448
Think your bottle neck may be the Belkin router...

Think your bottle neck may be the Belkin router throttling everything back to g speeds.
Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 12:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By harryb2448
As Nick says don't worry about it. If something...

As Nick says don't worry about it. If something is going to happen, it will happen. A hard drive failing has nothing to do with Power Supply. Have used DV Warehouse for parts in my mac Pro days.
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 05:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 370
Posted By harryb2448
Do not worry about it. I purchased an iMac in...

Do not worry about it. I purchased an iMac in August 2012, serial check shows manufactured in Shanghai July 2012 and About this Mac refers to it as the Mid 2011 model so I guess it is known as the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 567
Posted By harryb2448
Maybe AdBlockPlus and Ghostery might be the...

Maybe AdBlockPlus and Ghostery might be the answer to your problems. No others have got in to Safari preferences > Extensions.
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 05:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By harryb2448
From memory Chris, and it is like me getting old...

From memory Chris, and it is like me getting old and frail, the SATA cables have an additional wire over IDE/Molex adapters, orange colored, to carry 3.3v. You might check out if SSD's need this...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 136
Posted By harryb2448
If your are running Yosemite Bluetooth version is...

If your are running Yosemite Bluetooth version is 4.3.1f2 on that model iMac. What operating system are you actually using? May be time to upgrade.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 160
Posted By harryb2448
Okay so you have the OS X.6 system install DVD? ...

Okay so you have the OS X.6 system install DVD? Pop it in, reboot and hold down 'C'. Leave Installer and go to utilities and run re[pair Disk and see what is reported. Keep us posted? Possible...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 283
Posted By harryb2448
Your imac was released with Leopard OS X.5 which...

Your imac was released with Leopard OS X.5 which is now pretty old. If you are still running Leopard, invest $20 for Snow Leopard OS X.6 from Apple Online and increase that memory from 2GB.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By harryb2448
Well what format is the file in .exe, .doc,...

Well what format is the file in .exe, .doc, .docx, .pdf?
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-18-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 283
Posted By harryb2448
If you had provided that 2GB memory information...

If you had provided that 2GB memory information earlier could have replied better. Poor thing is being throttled. Also how much free space is available on the hard drive and total capacity?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-18-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 327
Posted By harryb2448
Be aware the new Mac of any model will not be...

Be aware the new Mac of any model will not be able to run or access any applications that are PowerPC. This includes older apps such as Office 2004 etc.
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-18-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By harryb2448
Chris in my Mac Pro days always ran the boot...

Chris in my Mac Pro days always ran the boot drive from Bay One. Technicians have told me on boot, this is the first placed checked for the operating system to boot the machine. Would think the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-18-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 283
Posted By harryb2448
rgmguy using a 2012 iMac can see no difference...

rgmguy using a 2012 iMac can see no difference using WiFi or ethernet cable tested via Speedtest. Maybe slower in WiFi if the computer is many, many metres from the router.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-18-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,029
Posted By harryb2448
That is how it works with multiple monitors so...

That is how it works with multiple monitors so the Dock is on the one you are working with.

And like dtravis7 never have seen a Dock fail. Had folks hit the 'Hide' button and then unable to find...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-18-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By harryb2448
The big question is what is on her 'puter now? ...

The big question is what is on her 'puter now? No good going to OS X.6 Snow Leopard if something even later is installed on it. If she needs OS X.6, do you have that disc? Do not use Panther or...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-18-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By harryb2448
OWC have tested various memory set ups in your...

OWC have tested various memory set ups in your model Mac Pro. In the chart have a look at test No. 5 when 8 x 1GB modules are used. Nearly identical to using 8 x 4GB modules in test 16.

...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By harryb2448
Wow 2GB of memory is pretty small considering...

Wow 2GB of memory is pretty small considering your iMac can handle 2x4GB modules for 8GB. PWC and Crucial recommended. Uninstall CleanMyMac pronto. Crapware.

...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-17-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By harryb2448
If the app appears in the Applications Folder,...

If the app appears in the Applications Folder, simply drag the icon to the Dock to place an alias there for easy opening.
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By harryb2448
Macjones save your pennies and buy a pair of 4GB...

Macjones save your pennies and buy a pair of 4GB modules. Even better will be 8x1GB rather than mixed.
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By harryb2448
gaspower your iMac can run up to 32GB of memory. ...

gaspower your iMac can run up to 32GB of memory. It is being throttled. Just increase to 8GB before you consider a clean install.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-17-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By harryb2448
And to do that you need to uninstall Office...

And to do that you need to uninstall Office properly - DO NOT drag to Trash. Got a good spare hour?


http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2398768
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By harryb2448
How old, what operating system, how much memory...

How old, what operating system, how much memory and how much free space on the hard drive? Running any antivirus software? Running Mackeeper, ClanMyMac etc? All vitally important.

...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 171
Posted By harryb2448
Far better if you can use a vaccum cleaner with a...

Far better if you can use a vaccum cleaner with a rubber suction nozzle.
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