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Forum: Apple Desktops 02-02-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By SLOimac
What does it mean? You mean pmset command? You ...

What does it mean? You mean pmset command? You need to open a terminal and issue that command. It means it will spin down your hard drive after 1 minute of inactivity. Close as many programs as...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,217
Posted By SLOimac
Oh, HD is WDC WD1001FALS-403AA0: Wasn't...

Oh, HD is WDC WD1001FALS-403AA0:

Wasn't Seagate always years ahead of WD?
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,217
Posted By SLOimac
Ok, I can now concur it's a HD issue. sudo...

Ok, I can now concur it's a HD issue.

sudo pmset disksleep 1

will put your HD to sleep after 1 minute of inactivity. Wait for a while and magic appears as iMAC suddenly becomes silent. Almost...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,217
Posted By SLOimac
What HD do you have?

What HD do you have?
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,458
Posted By SLOimac
Hello, I would just like to confirm I have...

Hello,

I would just like to confirm I have exactly the same humming low pitch very anoying noise in my 27" iMAC. I5, 12GB RAM, 1TB HD.

I fat book and rubber vibration absorbers under iMAC stand...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-31-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,217
Posted By SLOimac
Confirmation of problem

Bought a 27" iMac this Saturday. I5, 12GB RAM, I believe WD HD 1TB.

I can only confirm the problem. It's a pain since I expected ultra quiet computer. Now I have to deal with all the stuff from...
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