Please visit the new Mac-Forums Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/macforums1




Search:

Type: Posts; User: macgig

Page 1 of 41 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. works no reboot needed. thanks. that was driving...

    works no reboot needed. thanks. that was driving me nuts. LOL. :)
  2. saving recent apps in the dock? how do I turn this off?

    looks like its saving apps I use in the dock (red arrows)? is there a way to turn this off? its annoying. New to Mojave it seems, High Sierra never did this.
  3. I did see some info saying its related to...

    I did see some info saying its related to safari... others said its malware... thanks for the help.. should not be malware Im really careful what I click on.... I only visit live phishing sites on...
  4. com.apple.WebKit.Networking.xpc in firewall options? what is it?

    Today I discovered an entry in my Firewall Options that I don't recognize and do not remember ever seeing before -

    com.apple.WebKit.Networking.xpc Allow incoming connections

    I googled it,...
  5. it worked this time. maybe it was user error? lol...

    it worked this time. maybe it was user error? lol ;) thanks.
  6. connect to server command in finder... cant clear last server used.

    I cant clear the last item I used years ago. Is there a file or something I can delete somewhere in the finder to get this cleared? I googled and tried a few things but they did not work. not a big...
  7. the app store interface is really ugly in mojave....

    the app store interface is really ugly in mojave. almost a little confusing/complicated. otherwise the update seems to be fine.

    I see carbon copy cloner 4.x wont work with Mojave. I have to pay...
  8. I don't need any new features. I like high...

    I don't need any new features. I like high sierra. pages and numbers have updates that I cant install while using high sierra.

    I'm more concerned with security and privacy, I like to keep things...
  9. should I upgrade to Mojave or Catalina?

    Im thinking of installing Mojave. Good idea or not? I have High sierra now.
  10. the 4 bottom screws were longer, orange in your...

    the 4 bottom screws were longer, orange in your photo. I have them in the right place. I've pretty much given up, cant figure out why its doing this. thanks for trying to help.
  11. local mac repair shop says they have seen issues...

    local mac repair shop says they have seen issues with CDROM play if the display is bolted on too tightly. I have witnessed this... so I loosened bolts on right side of display and the optical drive...
  12. thanks I'll check that out. with the cover off...

    thanks I'll check that out. with the cover off the CD drive works unless I snug the bolts down holding the screen (red arrows in pic).... then it wont insert or eject a disc. and it does the same...
  13. with the front cover off, the CD works normal...

    with the front cover off, the CD works normal until I tighten the display bolts tighter. then it seems to squeeze the CD drive in so it wont eject? strange. still trying to figure it out....
  14. yep, that is why I went for it..... now theirs...

    yep, that is why I went for it..... now theirs another issue... the CD DVD works great, until I put the front cover back on. then it wont eject the CD that is in there. I cant figure out why, I never...
  15. I put the red bars there :)

    I put the red bars there :)
  16. I bought a drive on ebay they said was new. New...

    I bought a drive on ebay they said was new. New with over 18,000 hours on it. LOL. that is why I used it. the seller lied. looking at his profile hes done this before, selling used drives as new.
    ...
  17. thanks I'll check it out. :)

    thanks I'll check it out. :)
  18. program to see how many hours a hard drive has on it?

    is their such a program for the mac? thanks. :)
  19. dust was the first thing I did. it was very dusty...

    dust was the first thing I did. it was very dusty inside. :)
  20. removed the old drive. it's easy just a little...

    removed the old drive. it's easy just a little involved, lots of steps and small pieces. found a similar 250gb internal HD for $20 on ebay. I'll install myself, save $200... sorry mac store near me....
  21. does the 20inch 2007 imac take a SATA or IDE/ATA...

    does the 20inch 2007 imac take a SATA or IDE/ATA 3.5 inch internal hard drive? I think its SATA but I'm not sure.
  22. local mac place wants $200 to install the drive....

    local mac place wants $200 to install the drive. no way Im spending that sort of money on this old mac. Id use the external drive or try the install myself first. lol
  23. I'm too old and fat to change a tire now. use to...

    I'm too old and fat to change a tire now. use to do that stuff. I've upgraded RAM, processor, and the hard drive on my G4 sawtooth, but getting inside that mac was easy. the imac is more involved to...
  24. wow. ssd drives for this are pretty cheap. but...

    wow. ssd drives for this are pretty cheap. but installing them looks pretty complicated. OWC SSD Upgrade Kits For iMac 2007

    I'll check out the firewire option. thanks. :)
  25. I have a 2015 imac for my main machine. was...

    I have a 2015 imac for my main machine. was keeping this older one just to mess around with. up til now it was working fine. not sure if I should get a new internal hard drive or just trash the...
Results 1 to 25 of 1006
Page 1 of 41 1 2 3 4