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clintonfrombirmingham
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Level 7 Level 7 (26,745 points)
Member Since:
Oct 1, 2011

clintonfrombirmingham's Products

MacBook Pro (15-inch Late 2011), OS X Mavericks (10.9.2), 16GB RAM 960GB SSD Apple TB Display

Recent Activity

clintonfrombirmingham replied to Daisy chaining Dell U2413 on late 2013 MPB Retina

"I know that there are DVI daisy-chain adapters (one from NEC) but, to my knowledge, DVI doesn't support daisy-chaining, does it?   Clinton"

in MacBook Pro 2 replies
16 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to 2011 MacBook Pro and Discrete Graphics Card

"bilogic,   Apple is never going to own up to this defective soldering of the GPU.   Your best bet is to find a computer service center in"

in MacBook Pro 4,396 replies
17 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to MacBook Pro not sleeping

"I'm not sure why your MacBook Pro is not sleeping - perhaps you should take it into your local Apple Store or an AASP and have them take a l"

in MacBook Pro 4 replies
17 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Browser dilemma: crashes, ads or power drain

"You shouldn't be having problems with either Firefox (which I use) or Safari.   Download, unzip and run EtreCheck and copy the results and"

in MacBook Pro 6 replies
17 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Should i run any security software?

"Not necessary and could be hazardous to the health of your system.   See thomas_r's -> Mac Malware Guide.   Good luck,   Clinton"

in MacBook Pro 9 replies
17 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to MacBook Pro not sleeping

"AppCleaner really isn't very good at what it purports to do... go to the Mac App Store and download the free "EasyFind" and then search your"

in MacBook Pro 4 replies
18 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Macbook pro 15' early 2011 slow down external monitor

"Maybe, maybe not. You may be seeing the beginning of the problems with the GPU soldering on 15" 2011 models as discussed here -> https://dis"

in MacBook Pro 3 replies
18 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Hardware Problem with a MacBook Pro(2012)

"I've no idea what the cost, if any, there would be... if it IS something as simple as tightening a hinge, they may not charge you at all.  "

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Hardware Problem with a MacBook Pro(2012)

"OK, that looks as if it's on the hinge. If you've not dropped the machine and you carry it in a protective sleeve in your rucksack, that sho"

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Disk Erase failed with the error:  File system formatter failed.

"I'm not familiar with that drive - I don't know who manufactures Samsung hard drives... I know Samsung does their own SSDs but not who makes"

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to what is the easiest to use music sequencing software for the mac.

"That's strange...   https://discussions.apple.com/community/professional_applications/logic_pro   ?   You can go to the main Apple Suppor"

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Disk Erase failed with the error:  File system formatter failed.

"Either the enclosure is bad (best guess - it holds the controller) or the disk is bad (second best guess and the least likely).   Is this a"

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to what is the easiest to use music sequencing software for the mac.

"Good luck!   Clinton"

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to what is the easiest to use music sequencing software for the mac.

"You should ask your question in the Logic Pro Discussion group -> https://discussions.apple.com/community/professional_applications/logic_pr"

in MacBook Pro 5 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Hardware Problem with a MacBook Pro(2012)

"Have you dropped the computer at any time? There should be no 'gap' between the upper and lower casing nor should the computer be difficult"

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Macbook pro 15' early 2011 slow down external monitor

"It may be a problem with your discrete GPU - it automatically switches when an external monitor is plugged up.   Clinton"

in MacBook Pro 3 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to I'm looking for an apple program like numbers but including the skill of a pivot_table

"Excel is the only "Numbers-like" app that offers PivotTable, AFAIK.   Not sure about Courcoul's other suggestions - I don't use either one."

in MacBook Pro 2 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Disk Erase failed with the error:  File system formatter failed.

"Did you try the "Initialize..." button?   Clinton"

in MacBook Pro 7 replies
19 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to why to choose Apple

"My Sager NP9377 does have a single Thunderbolt port and works well with my Thunderbolt drives and even my Apple Thunderbolt Display. But, no"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
20 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to why to choose Apple

"William Kucharski,   When compared to the Sager that I recently purchased, it's the hardware on MacBook Pros that is lacking... although my"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
20 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to why to choose Apple

"Terence Devlin,   Not really, I don't think - the poster is seeking to learn of user experiences and not all Mac salespersons are Mac users"

in MacBook Pro 16 replies
21 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to Hdd upgrade of MBP Mid2012

"Yes, SATA III, 7200 rpm drives would be right for your MacBook Pro but be certain that they have a form factor of 2.5" x 9.5mm before purcha"

in MacBook Pro 1 replies
22 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to How to fix scanner problems after OS update?

"Try scanning with Preview or Image Capture... same results? If not, then I would assume that there's a problem with the HP scanning software"

in MacBook Pro 2 replies
22 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to 4k Monitor with Macbook Pro Retina 15-inch?

"There have been some reports of users with late 2013 MacBook Pros, with the discrete NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M (with 2GB of VRAM), being able t"

in MacBook Pro 1 replies
22 hours ago
clintonfrombirmingham replied to does anybody know the app cleaner

"I doubt that AppCleaner is going to speed up your Mac - unless you're short on hard drive space. Some companies have uninstall instructions"

in MacBook Pro 2 replies
22 hours ago
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