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  1. That seems to be a fair bit of drive space for...

    That seems to be a fair bit of drive space for each user to be using, but so be it.

    So in that case, you may have the option just to create a new admin "testername" with a minimum of user data,...
  2. Hmmm...??? Strange here Ian, as I see your post...

    Hmmm...??? Strange here Ian, as I see your post I've quoted above as post #46 and only two posts below it making the last one as I post here as #48.

    Yes, a certain number of a particular poster's...
  3. So did their suggestions fix your problem??? ...

    So did their suggestions fix your problem???


    - Patrick
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  4. Not really insulting, especially considering the...

    Not really insulting, especially considering the number of times the tech has asked the customer:
    • Is it plugged in???
    • is it turned on???
    Then being met with an unearthly silence or screams of...
  5. Sorry Sly, it didn't really connect with my brain...

    Sorry Sly, it didn't really connect with my brain that you were referring to Country permissions or whatever the heck they called it.


    - Patrick
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  6. Why create all that extra work when all you want...

    Why create all that extra work when all you want to do is create a new correct admin user. Once that is done, you can then delete the previous erroneous user.

    You should be able to create a new...
  7. Did you use the System Preferences > Keyboard >...

    Did you use the System Preferences > Keyboard > Shortcuts to create a new "Save As..." shortcut to get this to work, or was it just there or maybe it was using some previously modified .plist file???...
  8. Are you sure that Spotlight has actually finished...

    Are you sure that Spotlight has actually finished indexing all your hard drive, including the Applications folder???


    - Patrick
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  9. Also, the "Wake for network access" can be a...

    Also, the "Wake for network access" can be a cause.

    Some things can be quite surprising as to who or what the Mac wants to talk to, Or who or what wants to speak to the Mac, even if it is supposed...
  10. Could the media be causing the problem if it was...

    Could the media be causing the problem if it was not meant for use in the UK???
    Just a crazy thought, Just in case. :Smirk:

    I don't know what happens if one tries to play such a Disc.

    ...
  11. Did you actually purchase and is it an Apple...

    Did you actually purchase and is it an Apple Superdrive (external DVD drive) model that you have connected???

    They are not compatible for use with a Mac that already has as an internal Apple...
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    + another one!!! My wife uses our mid 2007...

    + another one!!!

    My wife uses our mid 2007 iMac daily along with her iPhone 6s and iPad Air 2.

    No problems.

    PS: I also use my mid-2011 27" iMac daily, and mostly using Mac OS 10.9.5...
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    And I find it interesting how some view the...

    And I find it interesting how some view the pricing... 30419

    Apple'''s $1,000 stand isn'''t a rip-off — it'''s a missed opportunity - Business Insider

    Why You Shouldn't Be Surprised by...
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    As I mentioned in Post #3, You need and...

    As I mentioned in Post #3, You need and additional hard drive to make the process a lot easier,

    But you could still use Disk Utility on your existing Drive, based on the image that you posted:
    ...
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    That iMac has both two Thunderbolt ports and Four...

    That iMac has both two Thunderbolt ports and Four USB 3.0 ports so it wouldn't cost very much to add and use an external drive that would work with with either of the various ports.


    - Patrick...
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    Yup. Unfortunately, I can't get the hint...

    Yup.

    Unfortunately, I can't get the hint suggestion I posted to work. At least, not in Maverics. I may look ito the problem again tomorrow.


    How to enable the Save As option on your Mac -...
  17. Why, and what "features" do you want or need??? ...

    Why, and what "features" do you want or need???

    Depending on what you have and need, installing Catalina in its current form and the conflicts with some software many seem to be experiencing might...
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    Thanks for the reminder Jake, I keep forgetting...

    Thanks for the reminder Jake, I keep forgetting that option is available. But why does one have to even use it when it could be permanent.

    Any way to make it a standard option???


    EDIT: Son...
  19. You should certainly be able to install the new...

    You should certainly be able to install the new Mac OS Catalina onto an external drive, and maybe follow the procedures shown here:
    macOS 10.15 Catalina Download and Install GuideAccess to this page...
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    LOL...but NOT!!! That was one BAD OS X change...

    LOL...but NOT!!! That was one BAD OS X change decision!!


    - Patrick
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    You need and additional hard drive to make the...

    You need and additional hard drive to make the process a lot easier, partition it as to space reqired and clone each volume as needed.

    PS: On a HDD, clone the main boot OS to the outermost and...
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    If you don't mind, I think I'm just going to skip...

    If you don't mind, I think I'm just going to skip and ignore and bypass anything to do with any user's problems to do with macOS Catalina 10.15.x.

    It seems that there are a lot more problems...
  23. Would this be useful...???: LIGHTKEY ...

    Would this be useful...???:
    LIGHTKEY
    PROFESSIONAL DMX LIGHTING CONTROL.
    MAC STYLE.
    Lightkey – Professional DMX Lighting Control. Mac Style.

    And a few more hits and suggestions here, there...
  24. Maybe try a Google search on the problem, ie:...

    Maybe try a Google search on the problem, ie:
    mac Mail has a small triangle after it
    mac Mail has a small triangle after it, - Google Search

    There may be a solution among the hits.

    Did you...
  25. Does any of the info help that's provided here?:...

    Does any of the info help that's provided here?:
    AirPort Extreme 802.11ac - Technical Specifications
    AirPort Extreme 802.11ac - Technical Specifications



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