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Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-23-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 597
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Snow Leopard to Mountain Lion?

Good morning!

I have a Mid-2009 Macbook Pro 5,5 (Snow leopard), and am thinking about upgrading to Mountain Lion. However, I've read a lot of mixed reviews about Mountain Lion and a lot of them...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-09-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,877
Posted By NewtotheMacs
How do I look at my Page Fault? Thanks for your...

How do I look at my Page Fault? Thanks for your help by the way.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-09-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,877
Posted By NewtotheMacs
I have Snow Leopard and have not upgraded my OS. ...

I have Snow Leopard and have not upgraded my OS. I was thinking about upgrading to Mountain Lion but haven't yet.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-09-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,877
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Question Thank you for all of your responses. It's...

Thank you for all of your responses. It's greatly appreciated.

I currently have 2GB of RAM, which is what it came with (Macbook Pro 5,5). I'm looking into upgrading to 8GB of RAM but don't know...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-08-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 809
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Thanks for the feedback. I now have 38GB...

Thanks for the feedback. I now have 38GB available on my HD, but it is still not performing to it's potential. I'm thinking I need to upgrade my RAM to a 4 or 8GB. That should speed things up...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-05-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,877
Posted By NewtotheMacs
I do not have any antivirus software or...

I do not have any antivirus software or Mackeeper. Do you recommend getting both? If so, what is the best free antivirus software available for macs?

I appreciate your help.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-05-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,877
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Question Will 4GB RAM upgrade increase performance?

I've had my Macbook Pro (Mid-2009) for almost 3 years now, and have never had a problem with it until recently. I only had 8GB of disk memory left, so I bought an external to free up some space with...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-05-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 809
Posted By NewtotheMacs
So ClamXav is the best solution as far as...

So ClamXav is the best solution as far as antivirus software goes?

I've had my Macbook Pro (Mid-2009) for almost 3 years now, and have never had a problem with it until recently. I only had 8GB...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-29-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 15,481
Posted By NewtotheMacs
So I created a shortcut for "start speaking text"...

So I created a shortcut for "start speaking text" using command+T

I forgot that this was the shortcut for a "new tab" and now I can't figure out how to change it back. :Oops:

Can someone...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
You're awesome. Thanks SO much for your...

You're awesome. Thanks SO much for your feedback. I think I'm gonna go ahead and get the 8GB upgrade. I don't know if I need all that memory though.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Thanks, Nick. I've heard of OWC before. ...

Thanks, Nick. I've heard of OWC before.

So if I upgrade to >>>>> 2 x 4.0GB PC8500 DDR3 1066MHz 204 Pin

it will significantly speed up my macbook pro 5,5?

Also, is OWC the best place to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2012, 02:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
So any recommendations on a hard drive upgrade...

So any recommendations on a hard drive upgrade for a MacBook Pro 5,5?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-06-2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Thanks for the reply. I appreciate it. I've...

Thanks for the reply. I appreciate it.

I've cleared my internet cache as well as my desktop. You think that will help too?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-06-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,385
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Is this making my macbook pro run slow?

I only have 9.43 GB left, but was told that wouldn't make my computer run slow. It seems to be lagging. Sometimes my dock will freeze. I

Is my System Memory making my macbook pro 5,5 (Mid...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-22-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,333
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Using Seagate external hard drive

I'm trying to backup my iTunes music folder to my Seagate external hard drive, but its asking me to delete everything on my external before adding anything else to it.

Has anyone used a Seagate...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-15-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,259
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Life span of my year old macbook??

Happy hump day everyone!! ;D

I bought my macbook pro 1 year ago and it has done me wonders. This is my first mac, so I'm still very new to OS-X.

I'm just curious to know how long this beast...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-12-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 591
Posted By NewtotheMacs
Mac viruses??

I know macs can get viruses, their just not as common as they are on PC's. What are some other ways to avoid viruses besides not browsing websites that are prone to have viruses (porn sites and...
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