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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-03-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By jman995x
Sorry, my apologies for the terminology in my...

Sorry, my apologies for the terminology in my original post.
I guess I shouldn't have used the term "blacking out" with something that has a monitor. I meant that term more in the human sense where...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By jman995x
Odd thing is, is that my fans almost never kick...

Odd thing is, is that my fans almost never kick on (but they do, kick on), and I've never had the computer quit while they were running.
Also, when I ran the Apple Hardware Test and the computer was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-01-2015, 12:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By jman995x
How to determine cause of iMac "blacking out"?

Hello,

I have a Late 2012, 27" iMac, running Yosemite 10.10.2

Lately my iMac has been shutting down on me (instantly) for no apparent reason. Doesn't matter what I'm doing, or what combination...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 245
Posted By jman995x
How to change iMac "Messages" progress bar color

Sometimes when I'm texting someone using the Messages app on my iMac, it'll take up to 15 seconds or so for the message to send.
The messages I send are green in color, but so is the "progress bar"...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-02-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By jman995x
@Slydude Thanks for the detailed reply. I...

@Slydude

Thanks for the detailed reply.
I understand what you are getting at with the "polling," but (and remember, I not a programmer either), you'd think that the computer would think to...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-02-2015, 12:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By jman995x
How to stop Ext. HDD from waking when saving something to iMac

Hello,

I'm hoping that someone can help me with this issue, because it's starting to irritate me.

I have an external HDD hooked up to my iMac and I don't save very much to it, so it gets put to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-24-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 378
Posted By jman995x
External HDD Eject = OK, but Unplug after = Kernel Panic?

I have an iMac which I have a 6TB WD External HDD attached to.

I've never had a problem in the past with ejecting the HDD, then unplugging it (so that it's not running the disks for hours when I'm...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-17-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By jman995x
"Messages" v8.0 on iMac sometimes takes MINUTES to initially send an SMS?

I've noticed that sometimes I will send an SMS to a friend, on my iMac (10.10.2) on Messages (v8.0 4733), and the "progress bar" at the top will get to about 90% complete, then hang there for up to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-17-2015, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By jman995x
PROBLEM SOLVED: Click on the arrow to...

PROBLEM SOLVED:


Click on the arrow to the right of the network name
Click "Forget This Network"
A confirmation window will appear asking if you want the device to stop trying to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-17-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By jman995x
Mobile Device "Unable to Join the Network"???

Hello,

For some reason my iPad is "Unable to Join the Network" (my own), and I keep getting that message...However, when I click on ANY of my neighbor's networks, I'm prompted for a password...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-21-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 784
Posted By jman995x
This just gets more confusing by the minute.... ...

This just gets more confusing by the minute....

I went to the actual outbound email and saw the timeline history.

See "No One You Know"?.....that belongs to the ONLY email address that was...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-21-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 784
Posted By jman995x
Okay....Now I REALLY confused.

Okay....Now I REALLY confused.

I sent someone an email last night from within my iMac's Mail program.
I took ALL of my other emails OFFLINE before I sent this email.
I made sure that the only...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-20-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 784
Posted By jman995x
The email account I keep RECEIVING emails on...

The email account I keep RECEIVING emails on starts with an "N", and the one the Mail program keeps choosing starts with an "H". However, I also have an email address that starts with an "A", so it's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-19-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 784
Posted By jman995x
Mail (both desktop and iPhone) sends reply from different account?

I've noticed something that is really starting to **** me off and I'm hoping that someone can help me rectify the situation.

I have a couple of different email accounts (all of which are set up on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-11-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,605
Posted By jman995x
Can I copy/(move somewhere else)/delete the "MobileSync" file on my iMac

My wife's iMac is a little older and has a 250GB HDD (of which, 230GB's are used). I used "WhatSize" to find the largest files on there to see if there were any files that she didn't need and I could...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-10-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 749
Posted By jman995x
Will plugging in Ethernet Cable mid-WiFi Screen Share disconnect link?

I'm in the middle of doing a Screen Share / Large File Transfer and just realized that I'm doing this via WiFi. Realizing that this is going to take some time, I thought I might plug in the CAT5...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-30-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By jman995x
Why...is....mail..doing....this !?!?!?

I have about 6 different email accounts, mostly GMail, all set up in Apple's "Mail" program.

I have been told that whichever Mail account is at the top of the Mail sidebar will be the default...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By jman995x
Thanks. Knew it had to be something simple.

Thanks.
Knew it had to be something simple.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-26-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By jman995x
MBP keeps brightening screen on it's own???

I like to keep the brightness on my MBP down around the 20% range when I'm in class watching slides (ie: darkened room).
However, my MBP jacks it back up to 50% brightness every couple of minutes.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-17-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By jman995x
Ok. Makes sense. Thanks.

Ok. Makes sense. Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-17-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By jman995x
iBook highlighting / syncing question

I have a rather large book (Infinite Jest) that I've been highlighting on my iPad.
I've been syncing my iPad with my iMac.
However, I just got a MBP and would rather sync my iPad with that.

My...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-17-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By jman995x
iCloud eBook sync?

I seem to remember a recent iCloud commercial that highlight that whatever you do on your iPhone will immediately update your iPhone and home computer (and vice versa). During said commercial, I want...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By jman995x
Yeah, I was thinking about that too....however,...

Yeah, I was thinking about that too....however, if you have a bunch of windows open on a specific desktop, then you can't see the wallpaper.

Thanks for the suggestion though.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-14-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By jman995x
That might be a workaround. Thanks.

That might be a workaround. Thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-13-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By jman995x
Mountain Lion - Icons for each "Desktop"?

I run multiple "desktops" on Mountain Lion.
However, I like to keep similar programs on the same desktop.
When I do the 4-finger-upsweep on my trackpad and the current desktop minimizes and shows...
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