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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-11-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,894
Posted By LexS
"but all Macs and all OS X versions should have...

"but all Macs and all OS X versions should have the ability to at least read NTFS and FAT formatted USB drives shouldn't they??" No: mac OSX reads Mac OS Extended (journaled) and other OS Extended,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-11-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,199
Posted By LexS
Hi Dave, indeed I oversaw it. Thomas Reed, the...

Hi Dave, indeed I oversaw it. Thomas Reed, the writer of that site, is a very conscientious person. And he follows most publications and forums (fora for the latinist, ha) and updates the site...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-11-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,199
Posted By LexS
A good read here: ...

A good read here:
[URL="http://www.thesafemac.com"]
regularly updated
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-27-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,500
Posted By LexS
HP scanner

@Skillet, I had the same issue with my Canon scanners after upgrade of the OS . This is what solved it: download the latest scanner driver, (re)install it, make sure it starts when starting the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-14-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 861
Posted By LexS
reply to post #23. My advice is general, thus...

reply to post #23.
My advice is general, thus also for two sata connectors ! And I advise against symlinks too. Do not move the whole Homefolder to the second disk, and not even with symlinks. User...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-13-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 861
Posted By LexS
"I am aware of that, but if you read his post he...

"I am aware of that, but if you read his post he wants to have the OS on one drive and the stored files on another... why would u do a new install when you can clone and delete/transfer files... you...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-13-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 861
Posted By LexS
I strongly suggest to put the SSD in the main...

I strongly suggest to put the SSD in the main bay. And put the (old) HDD in the optical Bay.
Put System, Applications and Home Folder on the SSD. Then you can place Documents, Movies, Pictures,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-30-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By LexS
Did you perhaps mean that you encrypted it...

Did you perhaps mean that you encrypted it instead of compressed it?
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-29-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 515
Posted By LexS
@JIM: LittleSnitch has to go too. Most tools...

@JIM:
LittleSnitch has to go too. Most tools are counterproductive and/or badly programmed. It does not matter how or where you install them. You make new backups when these tools are uninstalled...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-29-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 515
Posted By LexS
Magican: This makes me jump, Jim. These...

Magican: This makes me jump, Jim. These "cleaners" are killing apps (other well known CleanMyMac, and MacKeeper): they cripple the mac and cause lots of trouble.
Advice: never install any software...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By LexS
@Charlie: Of course it will not run, When...

@Charlie:
Of course it will not run, When double clicking the zip file does not work to decompress it, you decompress it in the same way you compressed it. Did you compress it with the Finder's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-28-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,271
Posted By LexS
Mail is not a 3rd party app. it is part of OSX. ...

Mail is not a 3rd party app. it is part of OSX.
You find it in the Applications folder.
If you accidently trashed it, you can get it back by downloading the Mavericks Combo update and running that:...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-28-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 515
Posted By LexS
items in my Trash folder when that item is an...

items in my Trash folder
when that item is an empty folder, it looks as if it dissappears. Use the back arrow in Finder to go back one step.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-16-2013, 03:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,065
Posted By LexS
That is Ram problems. Starting from the DvD is...

That is Ram problems. Starting from the DvD is much slower thus it comes somewhat later. Maybe just re-seating the ram is enough.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-15-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,065
Posted By LexS
Cool 3 beeps

3 beeps on startup means RAM problem: wrong RAM, Ram failure, or reseating necessary.
No software problem, no main board problem, no disk problem (that's why it still works in Target Disk mode)
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