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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-30-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By Stretch
On the Purchases tab in the App Store app, is...

On the Purchases tab in the App Store app, is there a Resume or Download button for Mavericks?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-27-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By Stretch
Try holding down the Option key on reboot. That...

Try holding down the Option key on reboot. That should allow you to select what to boot from.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 348
Posted By Stretch
The last PowerBook was built in 2005, so you are...

The last PowerBook was built in 2005, so you are probably looking at a MacBook or MacBook Pro. 2008 vintage MacBooks are stuck with 10.7 as the furthest they can go. If it is a Pro then they should...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By Stretch
Hey Dennis, Yeah, something happened to his...

Hey Dennis,

Yeah, something happened to his User folder.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 677
Posted By Stretch
Do you have 2 RAM chips, a 3GB and 1GB or are...

Do you have 2 RAM chips, a 3GB and 1GB or are they 2 equal 2GB chips?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Stretch
Hmm, just checked and mine displays as blue still.

Hmm, just checked and mine displays as blue still.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By Stretch
Open Disk Utility from Application/Utilities....

Open Disk Utility from Application/Utilities. Select your hard drive, and run both Verify Disk, and Repair Permissions.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By Stretch
Oh man this is going to test the memory. ...

Oh man this is going to test the memory.

Reboot and hold down the C key when it boots back up. Restart the installation, and when it gets to the options, make sure that iLife/Additional Software...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-26-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Stretch
You'd be better off asking the developer's of...

You'd be better off asking the developer's of Candy Crush Saga*.

*Ugh, it felt dirty to type that.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By Stretch
I was thinking it was referring to renaming the...

I was thinking it was referring to renaming the user account in System Prefs.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-26-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By Stretch
Life expectancy of the keyboard, or life...

Life expectancy of the keyboard, or life expectancy of the batteries in the keyboard? The keyboard should outlive the usefulness of your computer. The batteries, at most with regular usage, maybe 6...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-25-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By Stretch
Did you rename your User folder? I've seen this...

Did you rename your User folder? I've seen this happen before if the user folder gets renamed.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,241
Posted By Stretch
Mine did, but I also installed using a USB...

Mine did, but I also installed using a USB installer, not the downloaded installer.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 615
Posted By Stretch
My code redeemed with no issues. Download took 3...

My code redeemed with no issues. Download took 3 attempts though. Finally got it to go through this morning, and then made a USB installer.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-18-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By Stretch
Did this start as soon as the machine booted up?...

Did this start as soon as the machine booted up? If so, I'd recommend resetting your PRAM (http://support.apple.com/kb/PH11243?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-30-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,452
Posted By Stretch
There are no recovery discs for Lion. Lion and...

There are no recovery discs for Lion. Lion and beyond are all digital downloads. There is no media. You can make a recovery USB from the download if you desire.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 7,948
Posted By Stretch
Waiting until I get home from work to install it....

Waiting until I get home from work to install it. Not expecting any issues (hopefully), from what I've heard the GM was pretty stable.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-22-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 7,948
Posted By Stretch
Downloading it here.

Downloading it here.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-22-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 839
Posted By Stretch
Free Mavericks is a huge slap in the face to...

Free Mavericks is a huge slap in the face to Microsoft.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-22-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By Stretch
Yeah, I found that too. Many widgets just stopped...

Yeah, I found that too. Many widgets just stopped working as the OS got updated. And then they never got updates.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-22-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 638
Posted By Stretch
I have it disabled on my computer. The only thing...

I have it disabled on my computer. The only thing I did use it for has been replaced by other software.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-17-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,025
Posted By Stretch
Sounds like it's time to upgrade to Lightroom. ;)...

Sounds like it's time to upgrade to Lightroom. ;) Its one of the few usable and affordable Adobe products. I much prefer it over Aperture.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-16-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,416
Posted By Stretch
From what I've read, this is happening again to...

From what I've read, this is happening again to early 2011 MacBook Pros. The AMD Radeon 6490M, 6750M, and 6970M GPUs are starting to fail. I'm scared because I have one of those MBPs. No issues yet...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-16-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 896
Posted By Stretch
I already pay enough for internet access for my...

I already pay enough for internet access for my home and my phone. I don't need or want to pay extra just so my computer can have internet access "anywhere."
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-14-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,748
Posted By Stretch
I hope my TV never goes. I currently have a 42in...

I hope my TV never goes. I currently have a 42in Panasonic Plasma that's about 5 years old. It's "only" 720p but it has a fantastic picture and no stupid "smart" TV options.
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