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SONGS MP3تحميل اغانى البوم اليسا الجديد حالة حب تحميل واستماع 2014ELISA

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How to install OS X on a brand new hard drive? [duplicate]

I have a new hard drive that I want to install into my MacBook Pro circa 2011 or so. Since the hard drive is blank and I have lost the DVD that came with it long ago... how do I install the latest OS ...
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Am I using Fusion Drive?

I just installed a Fusion Drive on my late 2011 Macbook Pro 17". But I'm not sure now if i'm using Fusion Drive now... Here are some screenshots: Can anyone tell me if I'm using Fusion Drive or ...
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1answer
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Run Apple Hardware Test on Mac without SuperDrive

I suspect the hard disk in my Mid-2009 Macbook Pro is about to die. I am having unusual problems saving from Dreamweaver CS6 and Xcode 5 where it will simply not let me save, and then refuse to Quit ...
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external hd formatted for bootcamp setup drive now can't be found

I've recently setup bootcamp on my Mac (OSx Mavericks). Using the bootcamp assistant I setup an external HD with the bootcamp files as recommended and have installed IE 8.1 successfully. I've now ...
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Mac OS X Snow Leopard Boot Issue

Recently, a friends 2011 MacBook Pro died and won't boot, normally or in safe mode. I managed to boot from the disk, checked disk utility and found Macintosh HD was not mounted. I verified the disk, ...
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1answer
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Resize NTFS partition from Mac OS X?

I have an external hard drive that I used for backups of my Windows machine. I left that machine behind but took the drive when I moved to a new city. So far, I've only bought and used a Macbook in ...
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Mac 1 TB drive doesn't spin up on PC

I'm trying to read a 1TB drive (Hitachi hds721010kla330) from a Mac on a PC, but no matter what I do, it doesn't spin up. I tried connecting it through a USB-to_SATA controller, but also on the ...
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Attempted to reconnect old Time Machine backup; partition now completely inaccessible

I'm running Mavericks on a Macbook Pro Early 2011. I had the logic board of my Macbook Pro replaced by Apple. I have Time Machine backups on one partition of a 2GB external drive. As you may know, ...
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How to write to a NTFS partitioned drive from a Mac? [duplicate]

Looking for a good (preferably free) driver or way to enable read and write access to an NTFS hard drive from OS X 10.9.
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Seagate External Drive works on PC but not mac, sometimes

I've having some trouble with my Seagate USB External hard drive. It's formatted FAT32 and I use it primarily on my Mac (OSX Mavericks) Every now and then (it's happened twice now), It would stop ...
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1answer
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Bad Block Handling in SSDs on Macs

I have a question about SSDs and bad blocks. I use a Mac and an acquaintance has an SSD installed on his Mac too. He used Scannerz (http://scsc-online.com/Scannerz.html) to confirm that the bad block ...
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35 views

Imac G5 fan running very high

I have an imac G5 24" 2.66 Ghz intel 640 GB hard drive with WD 1TB external 2 core duo. I had damage the unit in a move took it to best buy geek squad service and they replaced the lcd with one I ...
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2 hdds, 1st OSX, 2nd Windows, No Bootable Device, remove 1st windows boot

desired scanario: 2 hdd: 1st - ssd - OSX (Mavericks) (has two internal partitions - MacOSX & OSX_Data) 2nd hdd - 500gb hdd in optical bay. want to install windows 7 on second hdd, via bootable ...
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SanDisk SSD only sporadically appearing under Disk Utility

I have a late 2011 MacBook Pro who's HD recently failed. I had an extra SanDisk 120 GB SSD in my Windows Desktop, and decided to install it in the MacBook. Installing the SSD was uneventful, and when ...
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1answer
244 views

Can you install OSX Mavericks directly onto an external drive?

I have an iMac running Mavericks and I am upgrading my Macbook pro's hard drive. I have a USB3.0 mounting dock and am wondering if there is a way to load Mavericks onto that drive from my iMac so that ...
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1answer
49 views

How to set up a shared drive for Windows, Ubuntu, and OS X?

I have a 13" Macbook Air 6,2, and I finally have it set up to triple boot Ubuntu 13.10, Mac OS X 10.9.1, and Windows 8. However, I'd like a shared partition that I can drop files on between the three ...
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41 views

Trying to boot an old 1990 Macintosh classic, the HD spins, clicks a bit, dies, and then restarts (video included)

I recently pulled an old 1990 Macintosh Classic from my Dad's garage that had been sitting there for nearly 15 years. I plugged it in, and was delighted that turning the switch did something. The ...
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1answer
56 views

Unable to open file because startup disk is full

I was trying to open my excel file from my disk-based thumb drive when i got the following error message I proceeded to make space on my hard drive by emptying my recycle bin and deleting some ...
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Macbook air HDD seems to be dead

My macbook air stopped working just a few days ago, when I press the power button I get the startup sound and a white screen, nothing more.. No loading indicator, no apple logo. As holding the option ...
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1answer
523 views

How is my mac full? OmniDisk and disk utility show hardly anything

I have a macbook retina with a 120 GB hard drive. I have a few applications, but I have hardly any videos or music to clog the thing up, but I have only 3 GB available it says. I know there could be ...
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HDD shuts down when writing files

Every time I'm writing big files (or a lot of small ones) to my HDD it shuts down after some time (10-20 minutes) (happens when downloading big torrents or unpacking big files). A popup then shows ...
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Safe option to handle NTFS on Mac

What are the risks associated with the following methods and which one is the less likely to damage the OS or the drive? Tuxera/Paragon OSX "native" NTFS support (via terminal tweak) Windows Virtual ...
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1answer
776 views

Disk Utility does not seem to recognize the free space on my Mac

I have recently deleted a large number of files on my Macbook Pro. But Disk Utility doesn't seem to notice, and is preventing me from installing World of Warcraft (because it doesn't think I have ...
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1answer
140 views

Using Terminal to copy Aperture files from external hard drive to Mac

I'm a novice Mac user who inherited photo equipment from my photographer Dad. He used Aperture to manage his thousands of photos. I tried copying a 20 gB file to my computer but it's failed each time. ...
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Mac mini and USB3 5-bay RAID box issues

I run a entry level Mac mini (the 2012 model but bought recently) with OS X Mavericks and Server installed. I have connected a SSI 5-bay external USB3 RAID cabinet to the Mac mini with 5 750GB drives ...
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Tried restoring a saved .dmg image of the contents of a particular hard drive partition and getting cannot mount errors in Mac OSX Disk Utility

When I made an image of a particular partition of a hard drive on my computer using Mac OSX Disk Utility and New Image, I was not able to get that image to restore back to the same or other hard drive ...
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368 views

Mac Hard Drive full message when it's not

For the past week or two I've been having an issue where apps will say that my Hard Drive is full (not the startup drive, the one where my home directory is). iMessage is saying "Disk Full. Messages ...
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1answer
303 views

How to install an OSX Leopard ISO on a hard drive through another mac?

I have an OLD PowerPC-based Mac G5 on which i am attempting to install OSX 10.5 Leopard. I only have an ISO and no DL DVD to burn it onto. Moreover the tower doesn't recognize an OSX installation ...
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How to load drivers for Windows 7 Repair program?

When I run Windows 7 installation DVD there is Repair program there. It does not recognize my Windows 7 disk & partition and in effect my system is not listed in systems list. It asks me to load ...
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1answer
233 views

Why are there 2 mount points for 1 partition in OSX?

Something wacky went down when trying to clone a drive and now I can't access 'Macintosh HD'. OS is on separate SSD, User home folder is on 'Macintosh HD' by itself but it appears empty in Finder. My ...
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Upgrading new Mac Mini to SSD

Brand new MAC user. I started it, runs slow, I already knew I'm going to upgrade to SSD. Model: A1347 After reading some documentation I was under impression that system have "BIOS" which will allow ...
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1answer
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What is the best way to image MacBook Pro hard drive?

I am thinking about upgrading my mid-2012 MacBook Pro by replacing its HD with an SSD. However, I have four partitions (2-3 for Mac OS X, the rest for windows). So, I was wondering: what is the best ...
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Delete Hidden Partitions After Removing Windows from a Mac

I am dual-booting my mid-2012 MacBook Pro into windows 8. Recently, however, I had to delete the windows partition because windows wasn't working. Now I am trying to put windows back on, but when I ...
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Hard Drive Beeping during installation of Mavricks

My OSX is running just fine, thought I upgrade to Mavricks. Ran the installer, and it eventually rebooted. Another Mavricks installer screen popped up and told me wait 45 min. 5 minutes into it, my ...
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Windows Converts Mac Drive into Dynamic/Simple Drive

I have a dual boot of Mac/Windows 7 and they are both installed on an SSD. All my user files were on a separate hard drive with 3 partitions and 150gb of free space. The 3 partitions were HFS and 2 ...
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File copying times out Single User mode mac

I have an old 2009 MacBook that recently crashed. I can't boot into safe mode, but I can boot into Single User mode, verify my disk, and mount a USB drive and copy files to that USB. However, my ...
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1answer
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Easiest way to get data from single user mode on a mac

My hard drive is on its way out. The computer -- 10 yr old iMac with 10.3 -- will not boot except into single user mode (I don't have the installation disk). I can navigate around fine, all my data ...
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1answer
235 views

Pro & cons of different format/file system solutions for Hard Disk [closed]

I'm recently migrated to Mac and my HD is NTFS so I can't use it. I would like to know what are the pro and cons of different formats for Hard Drive and generally for mass storage device. I work with ...
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817 views

How do Fusion Drive's on Mac's really work?

I asked this question on the Apple web site and didn't get any answers from anyone. One guy gave some decent opinions, but no real answers, so I'm posting it here. One of our systems is a 2009 ...
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1answer
967 views

I cannot see internal hard drive in Mac OSx

My computer would not start again. After doing an Internet Recovery and starting up in Mac OSX Utilities, Disk utility does not list the internal hard drive but only the Max os x base system (probably ...
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426 views

Windows C Drive --(transfer to)--> Mac OS Extended (Case-Sensitive, Journaled, Encrypted) : Within Windows

I have an external hard drive whose format is Mac OS Extended (Case-Sensitive, Journaled, Encrypted), and I would like to copy my friend's entire computer--it's running Windows 7 Home Premium--to the ...
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1answer
968 views

Mac OS X repeat software install failure

Recently (since a business trip) my MacBook Pro running OS X Snow Leopard has been refusing to install software. For example, when I try to install Unity3D I get this error: The installation failed. ...
2
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1answer
613 views

How do I make a external drive appear as an internal drive?

I'm running OSX Mountain Lion, and have a firewire drive hooked up for storage. I would like to make it appear as if it's an internal drive as my online syncing software - sugarsync - doesn't allow ...
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1answer
77 views

External drive shared between Windows Server and Mac OSX [duplicate]

I have an external drive that I want to keep in my windows server as a shared volume to use to access with my main computer which is a mac laptop. Occasionally there are some large files that can't ...
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3answers
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Bad logic board or connections in Mid 2009 MacBook Pro

I have a MacBook Pro (mid 2009, 13", 2.26GH) running Mountain Lion. I started getting intermittent beach balls and lock ups and thought the hard drive was failing. I got a copy of Scannerz to test it ...
2
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1answer
746 views

How to remove file permissions from an external hard drive?

My macbook recently died and I am currently trying to figure out how to copy my data. What I did was, I took out the hard drive, put it in an enclosure and plugged it in to my other laptop that runs ...
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Connecting a USB 3 hard drive to a Mac Mini

I've got a USB 3 external hard drive and a Mac Mini 2012 with USB 3 ports. If I want to get USB 3 speeds on the hard drive, I assume I need a special USB 3 cable with the blue inserts. They seem to be ...
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2answers
140 views

Howto: clone and restore complete macbook hard drive

I need to make a complete copy of the mac HD. Due to a school policy the mac has to be formatted this monday, before the summer. However, I don't want to lose my programmes and files. The programmes ...
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Accessing folder with invalid name

I have both a Mac and Windows machine with a portable hard drive (NTFS) to store all my files. I had a folder on my Mac that has an invalid name for Windows, it contained a ":". In a shuffle of ...