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Name:
MichelPM
Status Level:
Level 5 Level 5 (7,205 points)
Member Since:
Dec 1, 2008
Location:
Pioneer Valley, MA
Expertise:
Older PowerPC Macs (G3,G4,G5), iMac Intel Actually been active in these forums since 2004.(previous username mPm)

MichelPM's Products

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8), 27in 3.06 GHz CPU, 1TB, 16 GB RAM
PowerMac, Mac OS X (10.3.x), G4 1.0 Ghz upgrade Power Mac beige
G4 MDD 1.25 Ghz SP CPU, 2 GB RAM, Mac OS X (10.5.8), ATI 9600 graphics
iPad (3rd gen) Wi-Fi, iOS 7.0.3, 64 Gb
iPod touch, iOS 4.3.2

Recent Activity

MichelPM replied to Need help upgrading software on imac mid 2010, running OS X 10.6.8

"No. You can go straight to Mavericks from OS X 10.6.8. It would be prudent to have a viable backup of your current system and all of your"

in iMac (Intel) 4 replies
17 hours ago
MichelPM replied to How do i wirelessly connect my mac desktop to my new samsung TV ?

"More than probably, by purchasing the $99 AppleTV box."

in iMac (Intel) 2 replies
17 hours ago
MichelPM replied to Sign in Issue with FaceTime

"The update is specific for OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard users.   Downloaded it last night and appears Apple fixed the bug and it is now working a"

in FaceTime for Mac 13 replies
19 hours ago
MichelPM replied to Safari and Chrome crashes

"I am really stumped on this one. That is why I tried to get you setup with a stable, working browser.   Apple just released a security upd"

in iMac (Intel) 11 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Etrecheck instead of Onyx for Mavericks - My Report

"allenz wrote:   Hi MichelPM   Thanks for your reply.   Avast was removed using Appzapper.app.  These two file showing on the list say not"

in OS X Mavericks 8 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Safari and Chrome crashes

"Choose Safari > Reset Safari.Deselect any items you don’t want to reset:  Have you tried downloading, installing and using Mozilla FireFox"

in iMac (Intel) 11 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Updated software7.1.1

"Hockey player 55 wrote:   Is there a way to reverse this software update? No. Try a hard reset by holding down the Home button and Sleep"

in Using iPad 3 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to can i replace/upgrade the graphics card on an iMac purchased early 2009

"The early 2009 model iMac line has the GPU soldered to the Logic Board. There is no way to swap the GPU in these models. The late 2009, 20"

in iMac (Intel) 1 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Etrecheck instead of Onyx for Mavericks - My Report

"Do NOT rely on apps like App Cleaner or App zapper or anything else that contains the words "clean"or "tune up" or similar sounding apps Ap"

in OS X Mavericks 8 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Etrecheck instead of Onyx for Mavericks - My Report

"Completely uninstall Avast!   http://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=32538.0   Completely uninstall CleanMyMac 2   http://macpaw.com/suppor"

in OS X Mavericks 8 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Recently i upgraded my operating system from snow leopard to mavericks.  no my adobe creative suite 4 programs do not launch. it gives me an error code of 150.30 which has to do with licensing.  I tried to download adobe license repair app but

"I found re-installing my Adobe CS3 on Mavericks solved that issue."

in iMac (Intel) 2 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to If I upgrade from Lion to Maverick, will it effect any of my design programs?

"What design programs are you using."

in OS X Mavericks 2 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to IMAC 27" 2013 running slow

"The only other thing you can try is re-installing Mavericks, at this stage, to see if something went bad  with the initial install. You can"

in iMac (Intel) 14 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to I am having my ram consumed by Maverick.

"How to properly uninstall CleanMyMac 2   http://macpaw.com/support/cleanmymac/knowledgebase/how-to-uninstall-cleanmymac-2"

in iMac (Intel) 3 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to IMAC 27" 2013 running slow

"I am curious. Did you order/purchase your Mac with 16 GBs of RAM OR did you install extra RAM yourself? Where did you purchase the RAM fro"

in iMac (Intel) 14 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to Am trying to instal Mavericks on Mac Air. On startup black screen with message you have to restart computer, press power button.....then after powering down and restarting, nothing on screen except message and a bunch of back screen messages.

"Your Mac is having something called a Kernel Panic. Kernel Panics are caused by failing,failed or incompatible hardware. Have you installe"

in OS X Mavericks 2 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to How do get rid of maverick

"Why are you here, then????"

in OS X Mavericks 10 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to IMAC 27" 2013 running slow

"This doesn't help me at all."

in iMac (Intel) 14 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to IMAC 27" 2013 running slow

"If this is a Safari issue, Make sure to update  all of your Web browser Internet plugins, extensions and add-ons to their latest versions,"

in iMac (Intel) 14 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to IMAC 27" 2013 running slow

"Did you restart the Mac?"

in iMac (Intel) 14 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to What is wrong with my OS 10.9.2 late 2009 27" imac 8GB memory

"This looks fine, now. Is your Mac back up to its normal performance or close?"

in OS X Mavericks 11 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to HT1338 any tips on how to speed up my 3 year old macbook pro...it buffers a lot and is very slow....will be taking in for a clean up but anything in the meantime would be usefull.. software updates all ok.

"Please download and install and run Etrecheck and post its results so, we can see exactly what is on your Mac.   While we are waiting for t"

in OS X Mavericks 10 replies
1 day ago
MichelPM replied to HT1338 any tips on how to speed up my 3 year old macbook pro...it buffers a lot and is very slow....will be taking in for a clean up but anything in the meantime would be usefull.. software updates all ok.

"Tom in London wrote:     Your computer needs to have at least 15-20% of free space to carry out all the tasks it needs to do, which involve"

in OS X Mavericks 10 replies
2 days ago
MichelPM replied to HT1338 any tips on how to speed up my 3 year old macbook pro...it buffers a lot and is very slow....will be taking in for a clean up but anything in the meantime would be usefull.. software updates all ok.

"I would still run the Etrecheck report, but if you believe your hard drive is getting full, Here are some general tips to keep your Mac's h"

in OS X Mavericks 10 replies
2 days ago
MichelPM replied to HT1338 any tips on how to speed up my 3 year old macbook pro...it buffers a lot and is very slow....will be taking in for a clean up but anything in the meantime would be usefull.. software updates all ok.

"It would help us to help you if we could have some more technical info about your Mac. If you wish, Please download, install and run Etrec"

in OS X Mavericks 10 replies
2 days ago
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