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Ken Burns is between the toolbar & output picture [I don't really use iMovie, but that's where I would expect it to be from using Final Cut] I'm not sure which 'adjust' tool you mean.


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Try restoring the Apple TV to its factory setting via iTunes, link here. We've had a handful of Apple TVs exhibiting odd behaviour and restoring via iTunes has restored normal function. You will need a micro-USB cable to do this.


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Simple answer, no it's not possible. The Target Display Mode is a function specific to the iMac and this functionality isn't incorporated into MacBooks. You could of course pair the wireless keyboard and trackpad to your MacBook and use TDM on the iMac, but if you're trying to leverage the iMac's CPU power you're out of luck I'm afraid. You'd be better off ...


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Software can be downgraded only as far as the drivers will go. As the iMac 5k Retina has a rather fancy graphics card that likely didn't exist when they wrote Mavericks, it is highly unlikely you will get anything older to work on it. So, here's what you do: Reinstall Yosemite using the Recovery Partition (or Internet recovery if you already broke the ...


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It is impossible to downgrade this Mac to anything less than Yosemite - the hardware forbids it. You have proved this in practice by getting the No Boot sign. As for Pro Tools: from the Avid site: Note: Pro Tools 10.x and earlier (including Pro Tools Express) will not be tested/qualified with Yosemite (or Mavericks). You will have to upgrade your Pro Tools ...


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I know this is an old question - but i just encountered same problem. Some one else might, too. This is what hit me: The iMac sits very close to the router It's not good for RF devices to sit to close to each other for various reasons Long story short: I moved the WiFi AP away from mac (it was sitting at it's right side and now it's 2 meters behind it): ...


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This little script will tell you when you are not connected to the Internet. If you want to Ping (and monitor) your router instead, change the Google.com to your Router address. It will not solve your no connection problem that can have many other reasons. Like flaky connection to the router, like crowded channel, like a limitation by the IP provider on ...


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I've tried this and yes it does/can work, depending on your setup. So far I've managed to hook a 2012 MBP 13" to a 2012 21" iMac via Thunderbolt, and the cmd + F2 function works once logged in. However, I've not managed to connect to a 2011 iMac (non-Thunderbolt model) using the same MacBook and Thunderbolt cable - I don't have a DisplayPort cable to hand ...


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Yosemite is taking all RAM during the dead start, allow it to boot for more than 40 minutes. The screen will eventually go black, allow it to continue... finally, it will finish the start up and present the normal login screen. After 10 minutes of sluggish operation, it will be normal. Eventually Apple may fix the problem.


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I apologize for necroposting (old thread) but I am compelled to correct one critical fact. I agree that it is generally fine to let your modern Mac run while leaving sleep and energy management to the operating system. But... Apple does not call "Shutdown" "Idle"! From Apple directly we have: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201897 Power consumption ...


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According to https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6767136 this is currently not possible. If someone does get it to work I will happily award a bounty to an answer describing how to do it.


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Personally I did the same thing. No, Cloning and restoring the clone to the fusion drive will not "Destroy" the fusion drive.


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So I swapped the original CPU back in and everything works fine. Oddly, audio in Ubuntu worked just fine with the original processor, but not in Mac OS X 10.10. Thanks for your help, Tetsujin.


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My son took the computer to the Apple store which found, through their testing, that the hard drive had gone bad and he replaced the drive. Everything is working now though he lost all his data.


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If you need to recover your old data, you can do so using PhotoRec. It's a free program that only needs the Terminal to run (in other words, you don't need to restore you full operating system to be able to use it). If you are able to boot into the Internet Recovery Mode as I mentioned in my previous reply (or even the regular Recovery Mode for that ...


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The newer imacs support dual channel what means that tou can have 2 different sorts of ram memory. But make sure that there are at least 2 of the same installed so: 2x 4 gb and 2x 8gb should work fine. For more info, thid link


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Yes, like on every other computer you can mix the ram sizes. Though watch for the frequences (they have to be at same or higher) and the compatibilites.


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I found this to solve the problem for me, thanks to Major Hayden! ...check your keyboard shortcuts in Chrome: Choose Preferences in the Chrome menu in the menu bar Click Extensions in the left sidebar Scroll all the way to the bottom of the page Click Keyboard Shortcuts Look at the key bindings in the Google Play Music section Remove them all by by ...


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Yes you can look at the value of the ProductVersion in the SystemVersion.plist file located at, e.g., /Volumes/Backup/Backups.backupdb/<ComputerName>/yyyy-mm-dd-hhmmss/Macintosh HD/System/Library/CoreServices/. The SystemVersion.plist is an XML plist file so, you can just open it in TextEdit, if you do not have a .plist editor and you'll see as an ...


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Just open the file BackupName.ext/ComputerName/latest/VolumeName/System/Library/CoreServices/SystemVersion.plist to determine the product version ("latest" is a sym-link). Here is my SystemVersion.plist (it's the original file though and not a file in a backup) opened in PlistEdit Pro. You may also open it with an arbitrary text editor or Xcode:


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What happens when you select Mahmoud's 27 iMac in the Bluetooth menu? Does it show Connect to or Disconnect from Network, or something else? I would bet Mahmoud's iMac is set up to share its internet connection over Bluetooth, which would probably also explain why it's not showing up in the Bluetooth devices list. Try looking under Network in System ...


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a work round is to use usb adaptor like display link for a third display via DVI not ideal but useable for work but not good for video or gaming third screen won't run quartz composer screen savers etc (as for using iMac as third display not sure if usb to DVI to thunderbolt would work)


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When you add the Emoji-keyboard on iOS (Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > Add New Keyboard > Emoji), it automatically collects the recently used emoticons on the first tab at the bottom (the clock icon). The same goes for Messages.app on OS X; when you open the Emoji-selection from the smiley-face in the input box, it shows the ...


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Solution: Safari allowed me to download firefox, and from firefox I was able to download chrome!!!!!!!!!!!


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Short answer: yes. Get the most memory you can afford. Long answer: my wife upgraded her 2009 macbook from SL to Mav just before yosemite came out. She also had only 4Gb and was running quite comfortably on SL. Mavericks was not. Quick inspection revealed lots of swapping. Installed two new 4Gb sticks (max'ing out the machine at 8Gb). Memory pressure ...


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To answer this question accurately, you will need to get some statistics on how much RAM you are currently using. But in general, more RAM is going to improve things, especially if you're still on 4GB. On the other hand, the 2009 iMac is really reaching EoL at this point -- according to Mactracker, the support status for that machine is currently "Vintage". ...



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