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Question: Final Cut Pro x

Does anyone know if there is any discount available for final cut pro x because £299 is very expensive.

MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015)

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Mar 12, 2018 4:42 PM in response to victoria juszkiewicz In response to victoria juszkiewicz

EtreCheck version: 4.1.3 (4A188)

Report generated: 2018-03-12 19:33:29

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Runtime: 2:25

Performance: Excellent


Problem: Beachballing

Description:

FCP 10.4 on 10.12.6 is beach balling

I cannot playback a timeline or share a file with ease


Major Issues: None


Minor Issues:

These issues do not need immediate attention but they may indicate future problems.


Clean up - There are orphan files that could be removed.

Small backup drive - Time Machine backup drive is too small.

Unsigned files - There is unsigned software installed. They appear to be legitimate but should be reviewed.

System modifications - There are a large number of system modifications running in the background.

32-bit Apps - This machine has 32-bits apps that may have problems in the future.


Hardware Information:

iMac (Retina 5K, 27-inch, Late 2014)

iMac Model: iMac15,1

1 4 GHz Intel Core i7 (i7-4790K) CPU: 4-core

8 GB RAM Upgradeable

BANK 0/DIMM0

4 GB DDR3 1600 ok

BANK 1/DIMM0

4 GB DDR3 1600 ok

BANK 0/DIMM1

Empty

BANK 1/DIMM1

Empty


Video Information:

AMD Radeon R9 M295X - VRAM: 4096 MB

iMac 5120 x 2880


Drives:

disk0 - APPLE HDD ST1000DM003 1.00 TB (Mechanical)

Internal SATA 3 Gigabit Serial ATA

disk0s1 - EFI (MS-DOS FAT32) [EFI] 210 MB

disk0s2 [Core Storage Container] 999.35 GB

disk2 - M*************K (Journaled HFS+) [Fusion Drive] 1.11 TB

disk0s3 - Recovery HD (Journaled HFS+) [Recovery] 650 MB


disk1 - APPLE SSD SM0128G 121.33 GB (Solid State - TRIM: Yes)

Internal PCI 5.0 GT/s x2 Serial ATA

disk1s1 - EFI (MS-DOS FAT32) [EFI] 210 MB

disk1s2 [Core Storage Container] 120.99 GB

disk2 - M*************K (Journaled HFS+) [Fusion Drive] 1.11 TB

disk1s3 - B*******X (Journaled HFS+) [Recovery] 134 MB


disk3 - Built In SDXC Reader 63.86 GB

Internal Secure Digital


disk4 - Pegasus R4 3.00 TB

External SAS


disk5 - Pegasus R4 3.00 TB

External SAS


Mounted Volumes:

disk2 - M*************K [Fusion Drive] 1.11 TB (596.66 GB free)

Journaled HFS+

Mount point: /


disk3s1 - L***X 63.83 GB (14.62 GB free)

ExFAT

Mount point: /Volumes/L***X


disk4s2 - V*******D 3.00 TB (141.44 GB free)

Journaled HFS+

Mount point: /Volumes/V*******D


disk5s2 - P*************s 3.00 TB (209.82 GB free)

Journaled HFS+

Mount point: /Volumes/P*************s


Network:

Interface en0: Ethernet

One IPv4 address

4 IPv6 addresses

Interface en6: 802.11ac WLAN Adapter

Interface en5: iPhone

Interface en1: Wi-Fi


Interface en4: Bluetooth PAN

Interface bridge0: Thunderbolt Bridge

iCloud Quota: 634 MB available


System Software:

macOS Sierra 10.12.6 (16G1212)

Time since boot: Less than an hour

System Load: 2.82 (1 min ago) 2.18 (5 min ago) 2.02 (15 min ago)


Security:

System Status
Gatekeeper Mac App Store and identified developers
System Integrity Protection Enabled


Unsigned Files:

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/OOBE/PDApp/UWA/UpdaterStartupUtility

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.CS5ServiceManager.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/CS5ServiceManager/CS5ServiceManager.app/Contents/MacOS/CS5Service Manager -launchedbylogin

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/Wlan.Software.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/WLAN/StatusBarApp.app/Contents/MacOS/StatusBarApp

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.cisco.anyconnect.vpnagentd.plist

Executable: /opt/cisco/anyconnect/bin/vpnagentd -execv_instance

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.adobe.SwitchBoard.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/SwitchBoard/SwitchBoard.app/Contents/MacOS/launch.switchboard

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.microsoft.office.licensing.helper.plist

Executable: /Library/PrivilegedHelperTools/com.microsoft.office.licensing.helper

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.paragon-software.NTFS.fsnotify.daemon.plist

Executable: /Library/PreferencePanes/ParagonNTFS.prefPane/Contents/Resources/com.paragon-so ftware.NTFS.fsnotify.daemon

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.promise.emaild.plist

Executable: /Applications/Promise Utility.app/Contents/Resources/promiseutil_emaild

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.seagate.TBDecorator.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Seagate/TBLoopDriveParams

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.paragon-software.NTFS.fsnotify.agent.plist

Executable: /Library/PreferencePanes/ParagonNTFS.prefPane/Contents/Resources/com.paragon-so ftware.NTFS.fsnotify.agent.app/Contents/MacOS/com.paragon-software.NTFS.fsnotify .agent

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.promise.bgasched.plist

Executable: /Applications/Promise Utility.app/Contents/Resources/promiseutil_bgasched

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.promise.BGPMain_R.plist

Executable: /Applications/Promise Utility.app/Contents/Resources/XMLBase/promiseutil_bgpmain

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.cisco.anyconnect.gui.plist

Executable: /Applications/Cisco/Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.app --wait-apps /Applications/Cisco/Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.app

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: ~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/OOBE/PDApp/UWA/UpdaterStartupUtility

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.promise.diskmonitor.plist

Executable: /Applications/Promise Utility.app/Contents/Resources/XMLBase/BackgroundDiskMonitor

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK

Launchd: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.paragon-software.facebook.agent.plist

Executable: /Library/Application Support/Paragon Software/Paragon Software Facebook Agent.app/Contents/MacOS/Paragon Software Facebook Agent

Details: Exact match found in the whitelist - probably OK


32-bit Applications:

Name Version
Remove CoreMelt V2 Plugins
atmsupload 1504.29.3000.0
Microsoft Document Connection 14.1.0
Remove Lock & Load
vpndownloader 3.1.03103
Cisco AnyConnect DART 3.1.03103
DVD Player 5.8
SwitchBoard SBSV 2.0.13.7486
Epson Scanner Monitor 4.6.2
InkServer 10.9
iSkysoft iMedia Converter Deluxe 5.5.1
Microsoft Error Reporting 2.2.6
Open XML for Excel 14.1.0
Microsoft Word 14.1.0
Google Photos Backup 1.1.1
Android File Transfer 1.0
NLA Timecode Calculator 1.1
MPEG Streamclip 1.9.3b8
ExtendScript Toolkit ESTK CS5 3.5.1.59
Uninstall Product 3.0.121.0
Adobe Device Central CS5 3.0.1.0.3027
Cisco WebEx Meetings 1509.24.2913.70
Microsoft Chart Converter 14.1.0
GoogleVoiceAndVideoUninstaller 5.41.3.0
Microsoft Database Utility 14.1.0
AAM Registration Notifier 1.0.175.0
Adobe Extension Manager CS5 "5.0.0.298"
Microsoft Ship Asserts 1.1.1
Uninstall AnyConnect 3.1.03103
CS5ServiceManager 5.0.1.137
Alerts Daemon 14.1.0
GoogleTalkPlugin 5.41.3.0
Microsoft Graph 14.1.0
Microsoft Outlook 14.1.0
MacX YouTube Downloader 4.1.1
Remote Desktop Connection 2.1.1
Cisco WebEx Training Center 1312.10.2812.6
SecurityFixer 10.8
AAM Updates Notifier 1.0.175.0
Equation Editor 14.1.0
quicklookd32 5.0
Adobe Flash Player Install Manager 28.0.0.161
Microsoft Upload Center 14.1.0
Event Manager 2.51.54
{15FEDA5F-141C-4127-8D7E-B962D1742728} 3.0.121.0
Hands-On Lab 2012.1.11.0
Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client 3.1
asannotation2 1206.25.2804.0
Microsoft Office Reminders 14.1.0
EpsonNet Config 4.9.5
EPSON Scan Settings 5.1.3
StatusBarApp 5.0.1.b6
Microsoft Excel 14.1.0
Free WMV AVI Converter 6.2.15
Adobe Application Manager 1.0.175.0
Microsoft AutoUpdate 2.3.6
Microsoft Office Setup Assistant 14.1.0
Adobe Bridge CS5 4.0.0.529
Microsoft Database Daemon 14.1.0
EPSON Scan 5.1.2f0
Microsoft Messenger 8.0.1
Setup 3.0.121.0
Microsoft Clip Gallery 14.1.0
UniversalUninstaller 2.7.11.8
Cisco WebEx Meeting Center 1507.15.3000.0
My Day 14.1.0
SyncServicesAgent 14.1.0
UniversalInstaller 2.7.11.8
VTwin Ignition 2.6 (64)
Wish 8.4.19
convertpdf 1.2
Microsoft PowerPoint 14.1.0
Microsoft Language Register 14.1.0
Epson Firmware Updater 3.5.5
Compressor 4.4
Full Uninstall CoreMelt Plugins


Kernel Extensions:

/Library/Extensions

[Not Loaded] FTDIKext.kext (Wacom Technology Corp., 1.0 - SDK 10.11)

[Loaded] ufsd_NTFS.kext (Paragon Software GmbH, 14.2.288 - SDK 10.5)

[Not Loaded] SANLink-FC.kext (Promise Technology Mobile Apps, 2.0.4 - SDK 10.10)

[Loaded] SANLink2-FC.kext (Promise Technology Mobile Apps, 1.2.9 - SDK 10.10)

[Loaded] PromiseSTEX.kext (Promise Technology Mobile Apps, 5.2.10 - SDK 10.9)

[Not Loaded] Pegasus2R2ICON.kext (Promise Technology Mobile Apps, 1.0.7 - SDK 10.11)

[Not Loaded] Seagate Storage Driver.kext (Seagate Technologies LLC, 5.2.7 (26999) - SDK 10.4)

/Library/Extensions/Seagate Storage Driver.kext/Contents/PlugIns

[Not Loaded] SeagateLeafPowSecDriver_10_4.kext (Seagate Technologies LLC, 5.2.7 (26999) - SDK 10.4)

[Not Loaded] SeagateLeafPowSecDriver_10_5.kext (Seagate Technologies LLC, 5.2.7 (26999) - SDK 10.5)

[Not Loaded] SeagateDriveIcons.kext (Seagate Technologies LLC, 5.2.7 (26999) - SDK 10.4)

/System/Library/Extensions

[Not Loaded] LaCieScsiType00.kext (1.9.1 - SDK 10.5)

[Not Loaded] RtWlanU.kext (Realtek Semiconductor Corp, 1830.2.b10 - SDK 10.9)

[Not Loaded] RtWlanU1827.kext (Realtek Semiconductor Corp, 1827.4.b19 - SDK 10.9)

[Not Loaded] Wacom Tablet.kext (Wacom Technology Corp., Wacom Tablet 6.3.15-1 - SDK 10.11)


Startup Items:

ciscod Path: /System/Library/StartupItems/ciscod


System Launch Agents:

[Not Loaded] 6 Apple tasks
[Loaded] 172 Apple tasks
[Running] 107 Apple tasks


System Launch Daemons:

[Not Loaded] 37 Apple tasks
[Loaded] 172 Apple tasks
[Running] 109 Apple tasks
[Other] 2 Apple tasks


Launch Agents:

[Running] Wlan.Software.plist (? 91bb937a - installed 2016-01-15)
[Loaded] com.adobe.CS5ServiceManager.plist (? 40cdc1ff - installed 2015-08-31)
[Not Loaded] com.teamviewer.teamviewer_desktop.plist (? b358a0be - installed 2015-09-19)
[Not Loaded] com.teamviewer.teamviewer.plist (? 3f96bb90 - installed 2015-09-19)
[Not Loaded] com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist (? ffb65062 - installed 2015-07-23)
[Running] com.wacom.wacomtablet.plist (Wacom Technology Corp. - installed 2015-10-05)
[Running] com.lacie.LaCieDesktopManagerAgent.plist (? 1d7977d3 - installed 2018-03-12)
[Loaded] com.intego.backupassistant.agent.plist (? f2f62dfd - installed 2014-08-27)
[Loaded] com.google.keystone.agent.plist (Google, Inc. - installed 2018-02-03)
[Running] com.epson.scannermonitor.plist (Seiko Epson Corporation - installed 2017-06-06)
[Loaded] com.epson.esua.launcher.plist (Seiko Epson Corporation - installed 2017-11-07)
[Loaded] com.cisco.anyconnect.gui.plist (? 40bd3462 - installed 2015-08-01)
[Loaded] com.paragon-software.facebook.agent.plist (? 95fb0bd4 - installed 2016-08-29)
[Running] com.epson.eventmanager.agent.plist (Seiko Epson Corporation - installed 2017-09-27)
[Running] com.paragon-software.NTFS.fsnotify.agent.plist (? dcda45f4 - installed 2016-08-29)
[Running] com.epson.Epson_Low_Ink_Reminder.launcher.plist (Seiko Epson Corporation - installed 2018-02-07)
[Running] com.epson.ecrp.launcher.plist (Seiko Epson Corporation - installed 2017-07-24)


Launch Daemons:

[Running] com.paragon-software.NTFS.fsnotify.daemon.plist (? 66744841 - installed 2016-08-29)
[Loaded] com.promise.emaild.plist (? cd3a9059 - installed 2016-02-17)
[Not Loaded] com.teamviewer.teamviewer_service.plist (? 584f175a - installed 2015-09-19)
[Loaded] com.lacie.LaCieDesktopManagerDaemon.plist (? f806c6ee - installed 2015-08-12)
[Running] com.cisco.anyconnect.vpnagentd.plist (? a7cbca7 - installed 2013-03-26)
[Loaded] com.teamviewer.Helper.plist (? 7ca2e004 - installed 2015-09-15)
[Loaded] com.paragon.NTFS.launch.plist (Apple, Inc. - installed 2018-01-19)
[Loaded] com.adobe.SwitchBoard.plist (? 68cad67 - installed 2015-07-23)
[Loaded] com.promise.bgasched.plist (? 7ceca670 - installed 2016-02-17)
[Loaded] com.adobe.fpsaud.plist (Adobe Systems, Inc. - installed 2018-02-01)
[Loaded] com.microsoft.office.licensing.helper.plist (? 6d8cb30e - installed 2011-03-10)
[Running] com.promise.BGPMain_R.plist (? ceaa4c1d - installed 2016-02-17)
[Loaded] com.motionvfx.mInstaller.HelperTool.plist (Szymon Masiak - installed 2017-10-08)
[Loaded] com.google.keystone.daemon.plist (Google, Inc. - installed 2018-03-05)
[Running] com.seagate.TBDecorator.plist (? 595582c - installed 2016-06-23)
[Running] com.intego.BackupAssistant.daemon.plist (? f4eb85c2 - installed 2014-08-27)
[Loaded] com.transcend.RxRecoveryHelper.plist (Transcend Information, Inc. - installed 2017-04-18)
[Running] com.promise.diskmonitor.plist (? e597ca5a - installed 2016-02-17)


User Launch Agents:

[Loaded] com.citrixonline.GoToMeeting.G2MUpdate.plist (Citrix Online LLC - installed 2017-06-13)
[Loaded] com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist (? 0 - installed 2010-03-05)


User Login Items:

Promise Utility Application

(/Applications/Promise Utility.app)

SANLink Utility Application

(/Applications/SANLink Utility.app)

G-Technology Assistant Application (HGST, Inc.

(/Applications/G-Technology Assistant.app)

Flickr Uploadr Application (Yahoo/ Inc.

(/Applications/Flickr Uploadr.app)

mInstaller Application (Szymon Masiak

(/Applications/mInstaller.app)

CompressorHelper SMLoginItem (Mac App Store - installed 2018-02-09)

(/Applications/Compressor.app/Contents/Library/LoginItems/CompressorHelper.app)

com.adobe.SwitchBoard.monitor.plist MachInit

(/etc/mach_init_per_user.d/com.adobe.SwitchBoard.monitor.plist)


Internet Plug-ins:

FlashPlayer-10.6: 28.0.0.137 (installed 2018-01-10)

QuickTime Plugin: 7.7.3 (installed 2018-02-09)

Flash Player: 28.0.0.137 (installed 2018-01-10)

o1dbrowserplugin: 5.41.3.0 (installed 2017-02-03)

SharePointBrowserPlugin: 14.1.0 (installed 2015-07-24)

PepperFlashPlayer: 28.0.0.161 (installed 2018-03-05)

googletalkbrowserplugin: 5.41.3.0 (installed 2015-12-11)

WacomTabletPlugin: WacomTabletPlugin 2.1.0.6 (installed 2015-10-05)

JavaAppletPlugin: 15.0.1 (installed 2015-07-23)


User Internet Plug-ins:

CitrixOnlineWebDeploymentPlugin: 1.0.105 (installed 2013-04-25)

WebEx64: 1.0 (installed 2014-01-16)


3rd Party Preference Panes:

Flash Player (installed 2018-02-01)

Paragon NTFS for Mac® (installed 2017-04-05)

Seagate Dashboard for Mac OSX (installed 2017-03-07)

WacomTablet (installed 2015-10-05)


Time Machine:

Skip System Files:

Mobile backups: No

Auto backup: Yes

Volumes being backed up:

M*************K: Disk size: 1.11 TB - Disk used: 517.81 GB

Destinations:

T**************2 [Local] (Last used)

Total size: 0 B

Total number of backups: 0

Oldest backup:

Last backup:


Top Processes by CPU:

Process (count) Source % of CPU
WindowServer Apple 6
kextd Apple 3
kernel_task Apple 2
hidd Apple 1
Dock Apple 1


Top Processes by Memory:

Process (count) Source RAM usage
Final Cut Pro 1.25 GB
kernel_task Apple 1.13 GB
MTLCompilerService (13) Apple 349 MB
com.apple.WebKit.WebContent (2) Apple 349 MB
mdworker (11) Apple 291 MB


Top Processes by Network Use:

Process Source Input Output
mDNSResponder Apple 126 KB 52 KB
trustd Apple 42 KB 3 KB
apsd Apple 30 KB 13 KB
mInstaller Szymon Masiak 36 KB 2 KB
com.apple.WebKit.Networking Apple 22 KB 7 KB


Top Processes by Energy Use:

Process (count) Source Energy usage (0-100)
Final Cut Pro 11
WindowServer Apple 6
kextd Apple 3
com.apple.WebKit.WebContent (2) Apple 2
nsurlstoraged Apple 2


Virtual Memory Information:

Available RAM 1.39 GB
Free RAM 18 MB
Used RAM 6.61 GB
Cached files 1.37 GB
Swap Used 0 B


Software Installs (past 30 days):

Name Version Install Date
Droplr 5.0.2 2018-02-19
The Pirate: Plague of the Dead 2.1 2018-02-19
X2ProLE Audio Convert 4.1.0 2018-02-28
Full Deck Solitaire 1.66 2018-03-12


Clean up:

/Library/LaunchAgents/com.teamviewer.teamviewer.plist

/Applications/TeamViewer.app/Contents/MacOS/TeamViewer

Executable not found

/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.teamviewer.teamviewer_service.plist

/Applications/TeamViewer.app/Contents/MacOS/TeamViewer_Service

Executable not found

/Library/LaunchAgents/com.teamviewer.teamviewer_desktop.plist

/Applications/TeamViewer.app/Contents/Helpers/TeamViewer_Desktop

Executable not found


Diagnostics Information (past 7 days):

2018-03-12 17:36:02 G-Technology Assistant.app Crash (once)

*** Terminating app due to uncaught exception 'NSInvalidArgumentException', reason: '*** -[NSPlaceholderString initWithFormat:locale:arguments:]: nil argument'

terminating with uncaught exception of type NSException

abort() called

2018-03-12 17:22:14 Motion.app Hang (once)

2018-03-12 17:22:07 Final Cut Pro.app Hang (once)

2018-03-12 16:15:11 mds Crash (once)

Initializing


End of report

Mar 12, 2018 4:42 PM

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