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Forum: Applications 09-29-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By DeltaMac
Does it work OK, if you make your list in an...

Does it work OK, if you make your list in an actual word processor, even something that I would not necessarily classify as a word processor - like TextEdit - then copy/paste your formatted text into...
Forum: System 09-29-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By DeltaMac
Easy! Swap only the optical drive data...

Easy!
Swap only the optical drive data connectors, so upper drive is connected to the lower bay connector, and vice versa.

Have you tried some kind of rubber/silicone spacer when you install the...
Forum: System 09-28-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 621
Posted By DeltaMac
Cmd + Option + esc is not a sleep command - it...

Cmd + Option + esc is not a sleep command - it brings up the force quit menu.
Cmd + Option + eject is your keyboard shortcut for sleep.
Forum: Applications 09-25-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By DeltaMac
You don't have the option to "ignore ownership"...

You don't have the option to "ignore ownership" on the drive that also has your booting system. You CAN ignore ownership of drives that are not your boot drive. Perhaps your Xcode is on a drive where...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-25-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,502
Posted By DeltaMac
Gone for me now, too… Yesterday (and also...

Gone for me now, too…
Yesterday (and also early this morning), eProducts Club site was really there as a direct link (not redirected to an Amazon affiliate as now happens), with $445.48 as the...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-25-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,502
Posted By DeltaMac
Hmm… ...

Hmm…
http://www.eproductsclub.net/apple-mac-mini-md387lla-desktop-newest-version?search=md387ll/a

Anyway, the site is offering the basic mini for $445.48
But, there's little if any company info,...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-24-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,502
Posted By DeltaMac
Heard of eProducts Club?

I've been looking for a good deal on a new/refurb Mac mini.
I know what they sell for, and you seldom see large discounts on much of anything from Apple, beyond the refurb price.

I found this new...
Forum: UNIX - Newcomers 09-23-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,195
Posted By DeltaMac
What happens when you select the device line...

What happens when you select the device line (500.11 GB … line, not the Little Ruckus line), then Partition tab, choose Partition Layout, then change to 1 Partition?
Continue by naming the...
Forum: OS Xperiences 09-15-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,552
Posted By DeltaMac
The RAM would have little direct affect on your...

The RAM would have little direct affect on your internet speed.
What was the result when you tried the internet speed test, as requested by two previous posts (hayne & anthlover)?

RAM does not...
Forum: System 09-14-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By DeltaMac
If it is truly gone (uninstalled), then you...

If it is truly gone (uninstalled), then you should be able to quickly go to your App Store, then to Purchased tab. You can download/install it again from the list there.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-09-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By DeltaMac
Always try removing the internal drive on a...

Always try removing the internal drive on a MacBook - then try the USB boot drive.
A really-failed hard drive might prevent accessing any other boot device.

If the drive controller has really...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 09-04-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,236
Posted By DeltaMac
If you are in clamshell mode (lid closed), then...

If you are in clamshell mode (lid closed), then an external display is the only display. The system won't know that there is an internal display to use. This has not changed, as far as I know, at...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-30-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 605
Posted By DeltaMac
Is your 10.4 installer DVD in the drive? ...

Is your 10.4 installer DVD in the drive?

Verbose startup mode is Command-V - not just "V"
Not much that you can do with that, as it will be verbose mode on whatever system you are booting from....
Forum: Applications 08-20-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By DeltaMac
Another possible help would be to leave your...

Another possible help would be to leave your iTunes set for what you need to use it.
Save your video to some convenient location on your computer.
Use some other app, such as VLC to play the video.
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-20-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By DeltaMac
How do you know that you don't use your OS X...

How do you know that you don't use your OS X keychain?
It's native to OS X, and quite transparent. I expect if you open your Keychain Access app, and look at some entries listed there, you may find...
Forum: Applications 08-20-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By DeltaMac
If you search for that warning, you'll see it's...

If you search for that warning, you'll see it's fairly common.
Here's one short fix
https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6349672?tstart=0

Launching iTunes in 32-bit mode may be the simplest...
Forum: System 08-13-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By DeltaMac
Not on a 2008 MBPro. No hardware test on the hard...

Not on a 2008 MBPro. No hardware test on the hard drive, or internet.
That Early 2008 would have shipped with 10.5.4, and the hardware test is not on the hard drive. Boot to the hardware test on...
Forum: System 08-12-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By DeltaMac
OK then… there has to be some way to get that to...

OK then… there has to be some way to get that to work :D
Try a different timing for holding the D key (I am not convinced about that timing):
1. Wait until you hear the boot chime (while the chime...
Forum: System 08-12-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By DeltaMac
Then, talk to Apple, either at an Apple store, or...

Then, talk to Apple, either at an Apple store, or over the phone to AppleCare.
They should be able to help you discover what it is about the Diagnostics that you continue to miss.
Both of your...
Forum: System 08-12-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023
Posted By DeltaMac
Yes, there are diagnostics. Reread, and follow...

Yes, there are diagnostics.
Reread, and follow the instructions carefully.
and, this:


So, on a 2014 Mac, even if the Diagnostics test is not on the startup volume, your Mac should still load...
Forum: System 08-12-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By DeltaMac
Is your iMac using a spinning hard drive for the...

Is your iMac using a spinning hard drive for the system? Or, SSD?
I understand that your MBPro has an SSD.
That makes a remarkable difference, and certainly make another capable Mac with a spinning...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-03-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By DeltaMac
Not so simple… The early Mac portables...

Not so simple… The early Mac portables (pre-unibody/pre-Late 2008) used an IDE optical drive (not SATA), so you would need to discover some method to adapt an SATA drive to the internal IDE bus, or...
Forum: Hardware and Peripherals 08-01-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By DeltaMac
Apple's actual part number for the Superdrive in...

Apple's actual part number for the Superdrive in the Early 2008 MacBook is 661-4702
Here's one:
https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Mac/MacBook-MacBook-Pro-15-Inch-8x-SuperDrive/IF185-040

And another:...
Forum: Applications 07-30-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By DeltaMac
But? Wouldn't that same account still be caught...

But?
Wouldn't that same account still be caught by SPAM filters?
And, then when not caught, your receiver gets 2 identical emails - from you - every time.

Why do you think that's better?

Why...
Forum: Applications 07-30-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By DeltaMac
So BOTH of your business accounts get caught by...

So BOTH of your business accounts get caught by spam filters?
And, sometimes one account, then other times your other account is sent to SPAM?
What will you do if BOTH accounts are considered SPAM?...
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