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Name:
Mike Sombrio
Status Level:
Level 6 Level 6 (9,125 points)
Member Since:
Dec 9, 2004
Location:
oHIo

Mike Sombrio's Products

iMac (27-inch Late 2009), OS X Mavericks (10.9.2)
MacBook, Mac OS X (10.6.8), Early 2009
Windows 7

Recent Activity

Mike Sombrio replied to Ive got the iMac late 2009 model 21.5 inch. My mini display port cable to hdmi male to male its port which has the picture of a mini display port on it, the cable won't connect in the port. What do i do?

"You've got the correct cable, my guess is that there's something wrong with it. You could always go for a better quality cable.....for three"

in iMac (Intel) 9 replies
54 minutes ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Ive got the iMac late 2009 model 21.5 inch. My mini display port cable to hdmi male to male its port which has the picture of a mini display port on it, the cable won't connect in the port. What do i do?

"All of the 2009 iMacs have a mini display port. Exactly which iMac do you have?"

in iMac (Intel) 9 replies
9 hours ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Ive got the iMac late 2009 model 21.5 inch. My mini display port cable to hdmi male to male its port which has the picture of a mini display port on it, the cable won't connect in the port. What do i do?

"Other than to make sure the cable is correct and being inserted in the proper orientation and proper port I don't know what else to think."

in iMac (Intel) 9 replies
17 hours ago
Mike Sombrio replied to 2010 Macbook, Get a Tune up or Time for New Machine

"I apologize for leaving you hanging, I didn't see that you posted the EtreCheck report. The page outs indicate that you could use more ram."

in MacBook 7 replies
20 hours ago
Mike Sombrio replied to iMac keeps freezing - kernel panics and other

"Any of these could be likely suspects, remove them one at a time starting with the CUDA driver and test. com.nvidia.CUDA          1.1.0 co"

in OS X Mavericks 5 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Ive got the iMac late 2009 model 21.5 inch. My mini display port cable to hdmi male to male its port which has the picture of a mini display port on it, the cable won't connect in the port. What do i do?

"You're SURE that your cable is a mini display cable and not a mini dvi cable?"

in iMac (Intel) 9 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Imac 27'mid 2010 freeze up and Green and Purple Squares!

"Disregard that.....not thinking this morning. You need to run the Apple Hardware Test. http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1509"

in iMac (Intel) 11 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Imac 27'mid 2010 freeze up and Green and Purple Squares!

"I would suggest running Apple Diagnostics http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5781 See if it reports a problem."

in iMac (Intel) 11 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to HT1750 flashing globe

"http://support.apple.com/kb/TS1440"

in iMac (Intel) 1 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Imac won't read dvd-r

"Does your iMac read other dvd's?"

in iMac (Intel) 5 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to My iMac will not print to my Canon MP640

"Have you tried resetting the printing system? http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1341"

in iMac (Intel) 2 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Late 2009 iMac running slow

"Soooo.....how we doin with that EtreCheck idea? I'd still like to see the report."

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Late 2009 iMac running slow

"In order to repair the hard drive you have to be started up from your recover partition by holding Command R at startup and run Disk Utility"

in OS X Mavericks 13 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to applying for a new job but their system won't except my resume

"What format does your prospective employer need? What kind of file is your resume?"

in iMac (Intel) 1 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to does Apple sell memory for Apple iMac 3.06GHz Intel Core 2 Duo (21.5-inch - DDR3) Late 2009 anymore?

"Buy your ram from either Crucial http://www.crucial.com or OWC http://eshop.macsales.com. Apple probably still sells ram for your iMac but"

in iMac (Intel) 1 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to how do i get my iMac to play records

"Although this article is dated it may also help you http://www.flyingsnail.com/Mac/g4ionusbturntable.html"

in iMac (Intel) 2 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to how do i get my iMac to play records

"I don't believe you actually " play" your records as much as you convert them into digital files and import them into iTunes. http://www.ion"

in iMac (Intel) 2 replies
1 day ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Late 2009 iMac running slow

"Not having any idea if software is the culprit, I'd suggest running Disk Utility to repair the startup volume and check the SMART status."

in iMac (Intel) 13 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Late 2009 iMac running slow

"Are you running any anti virus or cleaning software? Consider downloading and running EtreCheck http://www.etresoft.com/etrecheck and postin"

in iMac (Intel) 13 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to I have Mac 10.6.8 which wireless printer is best and  compatible? Thanks

"I have two, both a couple of years old. An HP Photosmart 310 and an HP LaserJet CP1525nw Color, both work flawlwssly printing from either of"

in iMac (Intel) 5 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Any problems running a 24inch iMac from an external hard drive.

"Have you run the Apple Hardware Test to see if it reports any errors?"

in iMac (Intel) 8 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to I have Mac 10.6.8 which wireless printer is best and  compatible? Thanks

"Path to take...not oath. LOL"

in iMac (Intel) 5 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to I have Mac 10.6.8 which wireless printer is best and  compatible? Thanks

"A better oath to take is to find a printer that offers the features you want at the price you're willing to pay and look at compatibility th"

in iMac (Intel) 5 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Any problems running a 24inch iMac from an external hard drive.

"Running from the external hard drive would not cause an internal hardware failure. Why did you start running from the external to begin with"

in iMac (Intel) 8 replies
2 days ago
Mike Sombrio replied to Something running in background and using lots of data

"And http://thenextweb.com/apple/2011/01/15/how-to-use-activity-monitor-to-make-your- mac-faster/"

in iMac (Intel) 3 replies
2 days ago
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