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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-19-2015, 11:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By GameGuru
Also letting others know you hardware will make...

Also letting others know you hardware will make it so no one suggests a game your Mac can't play.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-19-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By GameGuru
Help me do some gaming on my early 2008 iMac!

I don't have much time to game but sometimes I just want to play a quick game here and there. I do have a few games on my iMac and they run quite well. What I currently have is:

1. Minecraft...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-19-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By GameGuru
Ok thanks, will do that.

Ok thanks, will do that.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-19-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By GameGuru
iTunes music library location ...

Ok I just made a new partition on my 500GB drive, I made two 250GB partitions. One houses my current install of Mountain Lion and the other is where I store my pictures and want to put my iTunes...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-12-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By GameGuru
When I switched to OS X (ok maybe I shouldn't say...

When I switched to OS X (ok maybe I shouldn't say switch as I run a Windows 8.1 gaming system along with my iMac) I still did a lot of Excel with work and school so I needed 100% compatibility so I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-06-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
Ok thanks!

Ok thanks!
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-06-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
With Lion would I be able to use modern browsers...

With Lion would I be able to use modern browsers and iTunes?
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-28-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
Ok looks like I can go up to Lion with the late...

Ok looks like I can go up to Lion with the late 2006. Lion isn't supported either is it? That doesn't really matter to me, just that they can do the things listed in my posts. So is this computer...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-28-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
Well we are doing it for Christmas so I need to...

Well we are doing it for Christmas so I need to get both. Ok this one is $70 more, is it a way better machine? What version of OS X can I upgrade it to?

MA590LL imac 2GHz intel Core 2 Duo...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-28-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
Oh they do want to play Minecraft.

Oh they do want to play Minecraft.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-28-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
- yeah they have some learning websites they...

- yeah they have some learning websites they would like to be on.
- probably wont be looking for software short of word processor really.
- no, snow leopard is fine for them.
- just a word...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-27-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By GameGuru
Early 2006 iMac 17" ... will this be good for my 5 & 7 year olds for music?

MA199LL imac 17" 1.83GHz intel Core Duo- Pre Owned (http://www.usedmac.com/products/apple-imac/apple-imac-g5/imac-183ghz-intel-core-duo-17-isight-pre-owned)

I am looking to get one of these each...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-18-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,350
Posted By GameGuru
Already unchecked, what else could it be?

Already unchecked, what else could it be?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-18-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,350
Posted By GameGuru
Disable login screen at startup?

After I upgraded to Mavericks there is now a login screen where I have to enter a password to get to the desktop and it wasn't there when I had Mountain Lion. How do I disable this? I went into...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By GameGuru
Mavericks and 4GB RAM results ...

Ok I upgraded from Mountain Lion to Mavericks and my system is running fast and great with just 4GB of RAM. I can confirm that Mavericks runs great on and early 2008 iMac.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-10-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
Of course it was a joke. I just about fell out...

Of course it was a joke. I just about fell out my seat when I saw how big it was and then checked the specs in Mountain Lion. I have never had a mistake in my favor before, kinda refreshing!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-10-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 728
Posted By GameGuru
Mavericks then or stick with Mountain Lion?

Mavericks then or stick with Mountain Lion?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-10-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 728
Posted By GameGuru
Upgrade to Yosemite from Mountain Lion on my iMac?

Just received the iMac in my signature today and it has Mountain Lion on it, should I upgrade to yosemite with my specs?
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-10-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
Used Mac screwed up my order! On the left is...

Used Mac screwed up my order! On the left is what I ordered and on the right is what they sent me!

20" iMac ----------> 24" iMac
2.4GHz ------------> 2.8GHz
6GB RAM --------> 4GB RAM :(
320GB...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-10-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
I'm not planning on gaming at all on my iMac, I...

I'm not planning on gaming at all on my iMac, I have a beefy PC for that. This video card should work great for everything but gaming right?
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-09-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
Yeah I will try Mavericks tomorrow. If it seems...

Yeah I will try Mavericks tomorrow. If it seems sluggish I might try Mountain Lion.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-09-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
You wouldn't want to stay with Snow Leopard would...

You wouldn't want to stay with Snow Leopard would you? It has been abandoned with no further updates correct? It is like WinXP, dead in the water.

I actually have a USB install of Mavericks,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-09-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 709
Posted By GameGuru
Tomorrow my 20" iMac early 2008 arrives!

I bought this from usedmac.com. The specs are: 2.4GHz Core 2 Duo, 6GB RAM, 320GB HDD, Radeon HD 2400XT and Snow Leopard.

I want to put a more modern OS on it and not sure if I should go...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By GameGuru
Yeah I will definitely want to do a clean...

Yeah I will definitely want to do a clean install. They have Yosemite on it now but I watched some super stuttery videos of Yosemite on an early 2009 Mac Mini so I was a little concerned. So I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-31-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By GameGuru
Yosemite on Mac Mini Early 2009 with 8GB and 1TB?

I am currently bidding on the Mac Mini in the title and wondering how well this configuration will run Yosemite or will I have to still with Mavericks?
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