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Forum: System 10-29-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By ricede
No I'm not experiencing any bugs. I've read that...

No I'm not experiencing any bugs. I've read that firmware updates are released for a reason, so thought it might be a good idea.

Maybe i shall just give it a miss - " Don't mend what isn't...
Forum: System 10-29-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By ricede
ISO files may be used only via DOS using a bootable CD/DVD.

I just saw that there is a firmware update for the samsung evo 840 ssd.

On the instructions for flashing - it says " ISO files may be used only via DOS using a bootable CD/DVD ".

Does this...
Forum: System 10-20-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By ricede
Dock stack folder 'List' setting

From Snow Leopard to Mavericks it was possible to change the way that List view in Stack folders worked.

By running : defaults write com.apple.dock use-new-list-stack -bool YES - one could...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 10-01-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,984
Posted By ricede
I've had the battery cover fall off the Apple...

I've had the battery cover fall off the Apple Magic Mouse many times. I think some of them do have a fault. Eventually i got an Apple Magic Trackpad and never looked back, i ended up giving the mouse...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-23-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By ricede
You can also highlight any file / folder & click...

You can also highlight any file / folder & click Command Option I. This will allow you to scroll through a folder, giving the Info on each file ( without opening a separate Get Info window for each.)...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-02-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By ricede
Are you talking about the Retina model or the NON...

Are you talking about the Retina model or the NON Retina model? I think you can upgrade the NON Retina model.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-02-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 722
Posted By ricede
According to iFixit.........the Retina MBPro - ...

According to iFixit.........the Retina MBPro - "max out at 16GB now, or forever hold your peace - you can't upgrade."

That was in an article from late 2012. I dont suppose its changed since then.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-09-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 920
Posted By ricede
Sounds so familiar - i had to laugh. Here in...

Sounds so familiar - i had to laugh. Here in India its the same game & certainly teaches one patience ! Oh for a REAL Apple store, not a reseller.
Forum: Applications 07-07-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By ricede
Its the latter trevor. Even though the original...

Its the latter trevor. Even though the original post was phrased towards the specific, i have an enormous amount of tapes which are undated.

There is a deadline on completing this one, which is...
Forum: Applications 07-07-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By ricede
Thanks for the heads up on iMovie ambrose. Its...

Thanks for the heads up on iMovie ambrose. Its not quite what i had in mind though. What i was actually looking for was a way to find this info through FCPro or through a plugin.

I haven't ever...
Forum: Applications 07-07-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By ricede
Thanks hayne. What a pity - It certainly doesn't...

Thanks hayne. What a pity - It certainly doesn't seem possible in FCP. That would have made it so much easier.

I shall check this other software.
Forum: Applications 07-07-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By ricede
FCPro 7 Mini DV Tape Metadata

I need to find an original shooting date of a Mini DV tape, which has no info on the cover & the guy who shot it isn't available to ask.

Is there any way of finding this info from DV tape captured...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-03-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,050
Posted By ricede
Good article. Thanks trevor.

Good article. Thanks trevor.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-02-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,050
Posted By ricede
Thanks for the replies. I was just curious...

Thanks for the replies.

I was just curious & the bridge could well to be the culprit.

The SSD stills works at a good speed, much better than the HD in the iMac - its just not quite as fast...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 07-02-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,050
Posted By ricede
Negotiated Link Speed

I have an Intel 520 SSD. I used it before, installed in my 17" MBPro and in the System Information on that machine it stated that the Link Speed was 6 GB & that the Negotiated Link Speed was also 6...
Forum: System 07-01-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By ricede
It seems like it maybe installed some bits anyway...

It seems like it maybe installed some bits anyway .
I use an app called Easyfind when I'm looking deeper in the mac - its very thorough .
http://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/11076/easyfind
Forum: System 07-01-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By ricede
Was the Hardware Monitor in the list of Login...

Was the Hardware Monitor in the list of Login Items - System Prefs/Users & Groups/Login Items ( Its called Users & Groups in Mountain Lion - not sure if its changed in Mavericks ) If so - highlight...
Forum: Applications 06-29-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By ricede
In system prefs / mission control - there is an...

In system prefs / mission control - there is an option to " Show dashboard as a Space ". Have you tried UNCHECKING it ? That will remove it from Mission control spaces.

Then if you have one of...
Forum: System 06-26-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ricede
Just finished writing this trevor as your reply...

Just finished writing this trevor as your reply came in.

Came across this in a MacRumours forum post on the same subject :

< check the permissions on the trash directory using terminal.
ls...
Forum: System 06-26-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ricede
I agree. It has never happened before yesterday. ...

I agree. It has never happened before yesterday.

I am running a 27" iMac - booting it from an Ext SSD ( 10.8.5 ) in a USB 3 caddy. ( It was not possible to get the iMac fitted with an SSD here in...
Forum: System 06-26-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ricede
Trash emptying automatically

Over the last couple of days I've noticed that items are not being put into the trash folder - they are being automatically emptied, bypassing the dock folder. When trashing something - I am being...
Forum: System 06-15-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By ricede
Wink ricede

I do not have any "Devices" . I use a simple nokia phone ( for calls & texts ). I have no need nor wish for an iPhone / iPad etc. All i need is email to arrive when its ready & pop has always done...
Forum: System 06-15-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By ricede
Obviously another of those weird Mavericks...

Obviously another of those weird Mavericks anomalies.
I held off installing it until 10.9.3 had been released, hoping that most bugs would have been sorted. Wishful thinking.

Personally i think...
Forum: System 06-15-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By ricede
kastorff - Thanks for the input. I haven't got...

kastorff - Thanks for the input. I haven't got around to moving to IMAP, never felt the need.
Also i don't use labels in Gmail.

capitalj - i just sent off a reply to someone & Mail said it had 3...
Forum: System 06-15-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,127
Posted By ricede
Thanks capitalj On mine it just says...

Thanks capitalj

On mine it just says Synchronise Account ) maybe cause i only have one email a/c )

Clicked it & sent a test message and it seems to have done the trick. Will watch it over...
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