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Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
P.S. Thanks for your help, guys! Couldn't have...

P.S. Thanks for your help, guys! Couldn't have done any of it without you!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
8 gb of RAM went in without a hitch. But I took...

8 gb of RAM went in without a hitch. But I took the stickers off the RAM before installing them. That was probably the wrong thing to do. Ah, well.

While I was in there, I noticed this big sign...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
My god, I'm an idiot. Blind, apparently, too. ...

My god, I'm an idiot. Blind, apparently, too.

Thank you, sir.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
I'm running 10.9.3 (just updated my sig), and I...

I'm running 10.9.3 (just updated my sig), and I don't see anything anywhere that looks like a date of manufacture. :(
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-27-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
I order some memory this a.m. Will drop those bad...

I order some memory this a.m. Will drop those bad boys in and see how it affects this slow-moving Swap Used issues. ;)

Thanks for the help!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Thanks, chscag. How do I know if my date of...

Thanks, chscag.

How do I know if my date of manufacture is mid-2009 or mid-2010?

EDIT: It's on apple.com. Duh.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Where online do you recommend I get the RAM? What...

Where online do you recommend I get the RAM? What prices?

I could go for 16 gb. I want to max it out. Depends on price, of course.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Duly noted, Nick. Thanks. I've never had a hard...

Duly noted, Nick. Thanks. I've never had a hard drive fail on me. I understand that HD failure is common. So, I thought maybe my hard drives were doing a little better than everyone else's was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Got it. Thanks.

Got it. Thanks.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Okay. Care to comment on the advisability of...

Okay.

Care to comment on the advisability of ReStarting frequently?I always understood that it stresses the computer, a wear-and-tear issue. But I am not a tech expert.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-26-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 21,983
Posted By Marrk
Is there some way to zero out the Swaps Used...

Is there some way to zero out the Swaps Used value without ReStarting?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,235
Posted By Marrk
Sounds like a happy ending. :)

Sounds like a happy ending. :)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-22-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
FYI: The Fix = System Preferences -->...

FYI:

The Fix = System Preferences --> Display --> Calibrate.

Cheers. ;)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-17-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
Today, the screen took on a noticeably blue tint....

Today, the screen took on a noticeably blue tint. Mavericks again? I ReStarted, but it's still there.

Is there an adjustment somewhere in System Preferences?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
Okay. I will stay with Mavericks.

Okay. I will stay with Mavericks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
zeech, there was a time when I was able to get it...

zeech, there was a time when I was able to get it to scan wireless with the printer plugged into the Airport base station. Then, I moved, and things changed, even though I did not change the setup at...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
Harry, this was the only reason that I updated to...

Harry, this was the only reason that I updated to Mavericks in the first place. The security issues.

Does Mavericks work any better on the new MacBookPros? The ones with Retina display and solid...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-11-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
If I could locate my installer discs (the ones...

If I could locate my installer discs (the ones that came with my MacBookPro), could I reinstall the original OS? Are the updates for that OS still available through the Software Update function?...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-09-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
I've got Applications > Canon Utilities then...

I've got Applications > Canon Utilities then nothing that looks like it could be "scan" related.

The Canon uses MP Navigator EX 2.0 for the scan function. I've checked the Preferences there, but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-08-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
I got the WiFi printing working again. Thanks. ...

I got the WiFi printing working again. Thanks.

Still no WiFi scanning, but maybe I'll figure something out.

Again, thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-08-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
The MP620 has been alright with me. It's cheaply...

The MP620 has been alright with me. It's cheaply made, but so is everything else. Besides, I don't recall paying that much for it. In fact, it might have been free with the laptop purchase.

I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-07-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
This has been utter hell, but I think I have...

This has been utter hell, but I think I have everything working except that my Canon MP620 will not print or scan wirelessly. Works fine with the cable plugged in. Any help with that would be...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-06-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
Okay, I think I got that. About making a...

Okay, I think I got that.

About making a Mavericks thumb drive: I download the Mavericks Installer. Then, look in my download folder for the Installer Disk icon. Drag that to the thumb drive. Is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-05-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
What does it mean if Disk Utility won't allow me...

What does it mean if Disk Utility won't allow me to erase?

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You can't see it in this image, but this one let's me Erase Free Space. Other buttons are grey-ed out.

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Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-05-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,733
Posted By Marrk
Thanks, Harry. I'm bookmarking that link. :)

Thanks, Harry.

I'm bookmarking that link. :)
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