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Grant Bennet-Alder
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Level 8 Level 8 (48,110 points)
Member Since:
Apr 21, 2001
Location:
West of Boston, USA

Grant Bennet-Alder's Products

Mac Pro (Early 2009), Mac OS X (10.6.8), & Server, PPC, & AppleTalk Printers

Recent Activity

Grant Bennet-Alder replied to New late 2013 Black Mac Pro unstable

"Any panic logs stored?   Mac OS X: How to log a kernel panic"

in Mac Pro 4 replies
24 minutes ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Memory BANK 1 empty but it's filled

"That thread was about: macbook pro unibody, mid 2009 (model 5,5)   and several users said loosening the 4 screws was a solid fix for these"

in MacBook Pro 10 replies
28 minutes ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Best COMPATIBLE ssd for NVidia MCP79 chipset?

"The original APPLE SSD that is in the MBP now does not use TRIM TRIM is supported directly in Mac OS X for all Apple-branded devices. No co"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
1 hour ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Best COMPATIBLE ssd for NVidia MCP79 chipset?

"Jan529-   I am not telling you what to do, what to say, or what to think.   What these forums are best at is group brainstorming. Brainsto"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
1 hour ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Why can't I upgrade from SL 10.6.8 to Mavericks?

"Mac OS X: Gray screen or prohibitory sign appears during startup"

in Mac Pro 1 replies
1 hour ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to My Mac won't start up

"Mac OS X: Gray screen or prohibitory sign appears during startup"

in Mac Pro 1 replies
1 hour ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Best COMPATIBLE ssd for NVidia MCP79 chipset?

"After letting it idle in that state for 20 minutes the drive is powered down...  This cycle is repeated a few times and then the drive will"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
2 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Using internal drives from MPro tower with the new round MacPro

"Porting over the startup drive is not a probem (usually) The new black cylinder Mac pro has a built-in SSD for its boot drive. It does not"

in Mac Pro 1 replies
2 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Seagate External HDD won't show up.

"Does The drive appear in the sidebar of Disk Utility?   If it does, what kind of drive does it say it is?   PS: there is no software incom"

in Mac Pro 3 replies
3 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Best COMPATIBLE ssd for NVidia MCP79 chipset?

"There are two difficulties that could be contributing to your difficulty.   Some of the recent MacBook Pro models are seeing a rash of Inte"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
4 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Mac Pro crashes randomly

"This suggests you may be using a Windows SMB or other Windows file system on that drive. Are you? Do you need to be?     Kernel Extensions"

in Mac Pro 3 replies
9 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Upgrade Graphic Card 2009 Mac Pro

"That sounds like an interesting organization, but most Users have found that rotating Hard drives are fast enough for production files. The"

in Mac Pro 7 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to I'd like to make a copy of my 24000 iPhoto files externally. How can i do so?  There seems to be an 800 file limit at a time.

"The Drive you are copying TO should be a Mac OS Extended (journaled) format drive.   If you have formatted to a different format, or never"

in Mac Pro 2 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to PCI cards

"It is not only a "supported by software" issue. The connectors are wildly different. They will not fit.   PCI cards could be plugged into P"

in Mac Pro 2 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to New late 2013 Black Mac Pro unstable

"If less than 90 days old in the US, you can work with telephone support for Free! They will work with you to find the source of the problems"

in Mac Pro 4 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to can I turn my airport extreme when not in use?

"Why?   The power saving will be negligible, and it may take time to re-establish a connection to your ISP's Network."

in Mac Pro 1 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Seagate External HDD won't show up.

"External drives do not show an Icon on the dektop unless you have changed a setting in Finder preferences:   Finder > Preferences > General"

in Mac Pro 3 replies
10 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Strange installer process takes CPU away

"Everything else you need to use to maintain your Mac ships in the Apple box. The only thing you need to buy is an External drive for Backup."

in Mac Pro 17 replies
11 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Why can't Mac Pro just compatible with Dell U2713H!!!

"You cannot cut corners. to connect via DVI, to a display wider than 1920 wide, that ACTIVE Dual-Link adapter at US$100, is the way to go.  "

in Mac Pro 4 replies
11 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to How do I manually open the DVD player on my Mac Pro

"Hold down the Alt/Option key as you Restart. This invokes the Startup manager, whose code is all in ROM.   Over several minutes, it will dr"

in Mac Pro 4 replies
21 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Dell U3014 with new Mac Pro

"DisplayPort is the best connection.   Then try the solution proffered in the hatters link from above:   Re: Blurry Text On Dell UltraSharp"

in Mac Pro 6 replies
22 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Dell U3014 with new Mac Pro

"For about US$10, you can get a Mini DisplayPort (Mac End) to DisplayPort (Dell end) cable that supports full resolution.   To use a display"

in Mac Pro 6 replies
22 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to I need to run a SCSI device on Mac Pro running Lion

"ATTO ExpressPCI UL5D Dual-Channel, Ultra320, PCIe SCSI Host Adapter. RoHS Compliant. Card only. For PC & Macintosh US$299.   Used, working"

in Mac Pro 30 replies
22 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to What Thunderbolt ports to use?

"This article title is not exactly what you asked, but it contains a good diagram and a lot of insights about which port is on which ThunderB"

in Mac Pro 1 replies
23 hours ago
Grant Bennet-Alder replied to Authorization

"If your Photos are part of an iPhoto or Aperture Library, they are "owned" by that program, and stored in a database.   Deleting individua"

in Mac Pro 4 replies
23 hours ago

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