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Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 09:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 346
Posted By MacInWin
+1 for what chscag said. If, in fact, you have...

+1 for what chscag said. If, in fact, you have taken all the steps we have suggested, there is nothing else to be done.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By MacInWin
Welcome to the forums! What do you mean...

Welcome to the forums!

What do you mean "won't recognize?" .mobi files are Kindle format, not Apple iBooks format. You can convert them with Calibre (search for it).
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By MacInWin
One point of clarification. The logon to her...

One point of clarification. The logon to her account is NOT her Apple ID, just her logon. Her Apple ID is what she uses to purchase things from the App Store, iTunes, etc. The two are not normally...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 293
Posted By MacInWin
As pm-r says, CCC is Carbon Copy Cloner and SD!...

As pm-r says, CCC is Carbon Copy Cloner and SD! is Super Duper!. Both are cloning software that copies drives.

Great that you got a boot drive. Let me address your questions in order:

1....
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 07:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By MacInWin
OK, now you are telling more information. Where...

OK, now you are telling more information. Where did you get the install disc? What color is it? There may be more going on with those new symptoms.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By MacInWin
How do I uninstall Java on my Mac?...

How do I uninstall Java on my Mac? (http://www.java.com/en/download/help/mac_uninstall_java.xml)
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By MacInWin
Just to make sure, you highlighted each logon...

Just to make sure, you highlighted each logon item and clicked the "-" button and now there is nothing of the logon box? Not just unchecked, but gone?

Yes, clean means the drive is erased. Your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By MacInWin
Just make sure you don't upload to any internet...

Just make sure you don't upload to any internet site to transfer PC to Mac. You will probably need to attach the PC to the Mac as a drive. Maybe some here can give you step-by-step directions.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By MacInWin
Which do you want to get rid of? Yosemite or Java?

Which do you want to get rid of? Yosemite or Java?
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By MacInWin
I still say OWC may have something...although...

I still say OWC may have something...although they couldn't match my greyware either.
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 04:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 346
Posted By MacInWin
Yes, you have to sign in. That's a different...

Yes, you have to sign in. That's a different setting. The suggestion I made was to solve the "takes quite awhile to wake up also" comment. To avoid having to sign in (which is, but the way, for your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 205
Posted By MacInWin
4Gb memory should be plenty. Given you are at...

4Gb memory should be plenty. Given you are at Mavericks, it will run Yosemite. BTW, next time somebody asks what Mac (particularly here) the answer is to be found by clicking on the Apple icon upper...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By MacInWin
Try OWC for memory, they may have it.

Try OWC for memory, they may have it.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 206
Posted By MacInWin
I would recommend not bothering with an update....

I would recommend not bothering with an update. Others may disagree, listen to them.

However, I do recommend downloading and running ONYX, from Titanium.free.fr. It's free and it is the one...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By MacInWin
BTW, I posted somewhere else that the "less than...

BTW, I posted somewhere else that the "less than a minute left" message didn't say WHICH minute. It took me a while to get to that particular minute.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 233
Posted By MacInWin
And transferring by WiFI, in your own network...

And transferring by WiFI, in your own network (basically, at home) nothing goes over the internet, so the hughesnet limit doesn't apply. They should transfer directly machine to machine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 341
Posted By MacInWin
That may be the problem. It wasn't frozen, it was...

That may be the problem. It wasn't frozen, it was still installing. You killed it in the middle, so when you restarted, it went to the opening screen, but is confused by the existence of an account...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 205
Posted By MacInWin
When you said you bought in 2011, I jumped to the...

When you said you bought in 2011, I jumped to the conclusion that it was new. But one I'm not so sure. open the Apple icon, About this Mac, and report back so we can know if your Mac supports...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 12:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 207
Posted By MacInWin
Praying here, too!

Praying here, too!
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 205
Posted By MacInWin
No Mac has 1TB memory. It may have a 1TB hard...

No Mac has 1TB memory. It may have a 1TB hard drive, but not 1TB memory. Yosemite needs about 4 GB of internal memory to run well, but 8Gb is better. So how much memory does your machine have? (click...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 293
Posted By MacInWin
Weekends! Only on weekends! Always travel with...

Weekends! Only on weekends! Always travel with old, comfortable shoes.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 293
Posted By MacInWin
BTW, as a former road warrior, there are two...

BTW, as a former road warrior, there are two rules to success:

1. Never buy new shoes when on the road.
2. Never update your computer when on the road.

Both cause about the same amount of pain.
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 293
Posted By MacInWin
1) Unless you absolutely NEED Yosemite, I...

1) Unless you absolutely NEED Yosemite, I recommend waiting until you get back to the States and near an Apple store again.

2) You cannot unmount the drive from which you are booted, which is why...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 142
Posted By MacInWin
The dreaded filter error problem! There is a link...

The dreaded filter error problem! There is a link to Apple in this thread (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/os-x-operating-system/316550-yosemite-printer-driver-broke.html) that works for some....
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 472
Posted By MacInWin
The current incantations don't have the...

The current incantations don't have the functionality of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, hence the rough. They do what they do brilliantly, but the Office stuff just does more.
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