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    Placing any kind of data that you can not afford...

    Placing any kind of data that you can not afford to lose on a SD card is risky at best. SD cards (even the best ones) have a high failure rate and when they fail there is usually no way to extract...
  2. 1. The kind that you drink, red or white. ...

    1. The kind that you drink, red or white. :smile

    2. Wine (originally an acronym for "Wine Is Not an Emulator") is a compatibility layer capable of running Windows applications on several...
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    We combined your 2006 Mac Pro posts here into...

    We combined your 2006 Mac Pro posts here into this thread which is already on going. No sense having the same subject cross posted which confuses things.

    Thanks.
  4. I noticed that you installed "Honey". Did you...

    I noticed that you installed "Honey". Did you read all the information that Honey presents to you when you installed it? In case you didn't, I suggest reading thru it very carefully as Honey is a...
  5. You can, but not in Catalina. Until there is a...

    You can, but not in Catalina. Until there is a ported version of WINE that can run 32 bit apps within Catalina and is completely 64 bit, it's not going to work. CrossOver is currently 64 bit but...
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    Hey Jake: There's always a success story in...

    Hey Jake:

    There's always a success story in every endeavor. Must be all that good living. :smile
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    Sounds more like another Catalina bug that Apple...

    Sounds more like another Catalina bug that Apple needs to squash. Sorry, but the more I read about the bugs and problems folks are having with Catalina the more it reminds me of two infamous...
  8. Depends on what you backup to the DVDs. Backing...

    Depends on what you backup to the DVDs. Backing up Photos for example, lends itself to using DVDs, assuming you're going to keep them for the long haul. But I agree with using CCC for daily backups...
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    Keep in mind that upgrading to Lion will remove...

    Keep in mind that upgrading to Lion will remove "Rosetta" which is necessary to run PPC apps on your Mac. Snow Leopard was the last version of macOS to support PPC apps. In my opinion, Lion was a...
  10. That usually indicates that a driver (kext) or...

    That usually indicates that a driver (kext) or something that is starting up in normal mode is causing the kernel panics. Safe Mode removes all kexts (drivers) that are not Apple required to operate...
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    Welcome to our forums. Unless you have a...

    Welcome to our forums.

    Unless you have a backup, it's possible that your files may be lost.
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    LOL. Nick is saving his pennies for one of those...

    LOL. Nick is saving his pennies for one of those new 16" MacBook Pro machines.

    I just paid my Texas property taxes for 2019 and still owe a fortune for next year's homeowner insurance. Homeowner...
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    It's really amazing how many of those are still...

    It's really amazing how many of those are still alive and working. Apple supposedly will be announcing the latest Mac Pro in December - known as the "Cheese Grater". Very likely starting at $5K.......
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    Lots of folks like LibreOffice but when I tried...

    Lots of folks like LibreOffice but when I tried it I found it to be clunky and bloated. If you just need a Word equivalent program, LibreOffice is not a good choice; here's why: You can not just...
  15. Nope, not even then will it appear. We know that...

    Nope, not even then will it appear. We know that for a fact because Nick and I already had replied to the RSS feed thread concerning the new 16" MacBook Pro.

    We have encouraged everyone to...
  16. You can not run a Windows program from your Mac...

    You can not run a Windows program from your Mac that is installed on an external hard drive which is attached to your Mac. Not possible even if you have installed Paragon NTFS on your Mac. Bob...
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    We welcome your participation. Several of our...

    We welcome your participation. Several of our members and one of our Admins is very familiar with the original Mac Pro that you describe. We also have members who have been Mac aficionados from way...
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    No. If you decide to purchase "Softmaker Office...

    No. If you decide to purchase "Softmaker Office", you will need to purchase the Mac and Windows versions separately. Make sure you try the Free Office version first.
  19. He does resemble a "Doom" character somewhat....

    He does resemble a "Doom" character somewhat. LOL.

    In case you don't know, iD software published "Doom" and many other shooter games in the 90s.
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    The Free Office referred to by Randy is 64 bit...

    The Free Office referred to by Randy is 64 bit and will run in Catalina. Also, the paid version which I'm sure you will like much better is likewise 64 bit. The developer has been real diligent...
  21. Why do you think you have to update to Office...

    Why do you think you have to update to Office 2011? Entourage was not included with Office 2011 and only the Home and Business version of Office 2011 includes Outlook. You may be able to find an...
  22. Welcome to our forums. It may be possible to...

    Welcome to our forums.

    It may be possible to receive an audible notification from the App by adding it to your "Contacts". I would test it first to be sure it works though. I personally keep the...
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    Not bad for an "entry level" 16" MacBook Pro. ...

    Not bad for an "entry level" 16" MacBook Pro. The standard 16GB of memory plus the 1TB SSD may be all that most folks need. However, a power user is certainly going to want more and since that...
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    Because Safari uses your keychain to store...

    Because Safari uses your keychain to store passwords and so does your Mac. Your admin password and many others are stored there so be careful with your keychain.
  25. Yes and at the same time reveal the price! ...

    Yes and at the same time reveal the price! Probably starting at $3K. :woah
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