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Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-15-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 412
Posted By pinto79
I have a white MacBook, early 2008. I upgraded it...

I have a white MacBook, early 2008. I upgraded it to 4gb of ram, a 120gb SSD and 10.7 Lion (max it will do) and its a great little machine. The SSD keeps it snappy and overall it's a solid performer...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
I've like Yamaha stuff in the past and I'll...

I've like Yamaha stuff in the past and I'll consider them in the future, but in this case, it's a no go.

I actually changed my deal and used a Drum Machine in trade for the Tascam unit, so I'm...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-14-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
An update for this problem. As far as I can find,...

An update for this problem. As far as I can find, Yamaha's stance on this problem is "if you want to continue using your [insert anything from the LONG list of stuff that isn't compatible with...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-06-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By pinto79
You can also move your Home folder to another...

You can also move your Home folder to another drive and as such those music etc folder will be on that other drive as well.
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-06-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 314
Posted By pinto79
Sync MacBook with Mac mini?

Hey all. I'm hoping someone can provide a solution.

I have a late 2012 Mac mini (Yosemite) that I use for everyday stuff. I also have an early 2008 MacBook running Lion that I take with me when I...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-31-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,750
Posted By pinto79
I don't have issue with the new look. My only...

I don't have issue with the new look. My only question is why does the Doc need a background at all? Why can't my row of icons just be a row of icons on the bottom of the screen?

Anyone know of a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-21-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 287
Posted By pinto79
The only way to run Windows on one of these is...

The only way to run Windows on one of these is through virtualization, as they don't have the Intel processor needed to run Boot Camp.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
Not yet. I was out with my lady last night and am...

Not yet. I was out with my lady last night and am gone for most of the day today. Emailing them will be a project for this evening when I get home. I will report any findings.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
It's not just a Sound card as it has SPDIF, XLR...

It's not just a Sound card as it has SPDIF, XLR and 1/4" inputs/outputs. I'm sure there will be a fix for it in time. They haven't been out on the market too long and it's quite popular amongst the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
ok cool. Things seem to be stable again too....

ok cool. Things seem to be stable again too. Machine has been on for about 6 hours or so now without issue.

I'll email yamaha and inquire if there will be a new version of the software, or if I'm...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
It's a Steinberg UR22 audio interface. I use it...

It's a Steinberg UR22 audio interface. I use it to record. I have unplugged it and restarted. We'll see what happens.

Thanks for your help!

Does anyone else see anything suspicious?

Edit:...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 481
Posted By pinto79
Getting Kernel Panics

Hey. I'm getting kernel panics. 4 of them this evening.

This is the latest one. Can someone help me decipher?

Anonymous UUID: E1C4C707-03F1-31A4-2449-32462A4B6AD6

Fri Oct 17 21:24:30...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 583
Posted By pinto79
That's the thing, that machine cannot be upgraded...

That's the thing, that machine cannot be upgraded to 10.6 as that was the first version of OS X that wasn't done for the PowerPC architecture. CS3 would be fine on newer hardware as would office...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 13,312
Posted By pinto79
I'm liking it so far. My mini feels a bit...

I'm liking it so far. My mini feels a bit snappier. Especially in iTunes. I've received a phone call using it as a speaker phone with my webcam mic. That was pretty cool. I can't get the sms...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 583
Posted By pinto79
If you have been using that tower since 2004, it...

If you have been using that tower since 2004, it must be a PowerMac G5, which can't run an OS higher than 10.5. Looks like it's time for new hardware.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-11-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 610
Posted By pinto79
I just tried and it looks like they changed the...

I just tried and it looks like they changed the reload when going back a page... I could be dropping Firefox in favour of Safari...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-10-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 353
Posted By pinto79
An older Bluetooth Apple keyboard might work for...

An older Bluetooth Apple keyboard might work for her. The modern ones can be weird if you are used to more key travel etc. Prior to 2007 there was model A1016. Have a Google at that one. They can...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 550
Posted By pinto79
I use an audio mixer to achieve something along...

I use an audio mixer to achieve something along those lines. I have my Mac mini, audio interface and PC plugged into it, it then goes to a stereo receiver. I have my headphones plugged into the HP...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-04-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,210
Posted By pinto79
I have a number of G3 and G4 machines lying...

I have a number of G3 and G4 machines lying around. Mostly running OS X in some variant, but I have one G4 with 9.1 which I light up on occasion to play some Starcraft. I also have a number of old...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-08-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By pinto79
This is part of the reason I keep old PPC Macs...

This is part of the reason I keep old PPC Macs around. Sometimes I wanna play Starcraft and need Classic... Warcraft 3 works really well on a G4 MDD too.
Forum: iOS and Apps 09-08-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 933
Posted By pinto79
When I reset my iPhone 3GS to use it as an iPod,...

When I reset my iPhone 3GS to use it as an iPod, I had to insert a SIM card to get it working initially, then I took it out and it's been fine since. I also keep it partially sync'd (contacts etc)...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-05-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 825
Posted By pinto79
There is a chance that machine will run...

There is a chance that machine will run Mavericks, which would be a free upgrade too once your have Snow Leopard in...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-15-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By pinto79
When I put an SSD in my Mac mini, I first loaded...

When I put an SSD in my Mac mini, I first loaded the SSD into an external drive case and user super duper to clone my existing drive, installed the new drive and booted. Easy peasy.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-08-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By pinto79
I definitely recommend the bump to 4 gigs of RAM....

I definitely recommend the bump to 4 gigs of RAM. I have an early 2008 MacBook that peforms a whole lot better with 4 over 2... The single best upgrade I did for it was replace the slow slow hard...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-21-2014, 12:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 448
Posted By pinto79
SSD and Mini

Hey all,

I installed an OWC Electra 6G 240GB SSD into my Mac Mini today. I did the simple dupe of the old drive and BAM! Read speed when almost 10X from the old 5400 RPM drive and everything runs...
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