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There are only 2 types of connector for iPhones/Pads; the old-style 30-pin & the new-style Lightning connector. The change to Lightning, for phones, is at iPhone 5; prior to that they were 30-pin. The output of a phone/pad charger has only 2 variations, 1A for phones, 2A for pads. Any device needing 2A or less will work on a 2A charger, a 2A device on a ...


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fn+▲ and fn+▼ are Universal page up/down on OSX with abridged keyboards. fn+◀ and fn+▶ are home and end respectively.


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The most reliable place for downloads for Mac is the App Store. It is already installed on your Mac (just click on the top left Apple icon) Also, you do not have to go to http://www.filehippo.com/mac to get Firefox or Chrome. If not available at App Store, I usually go directly to the Developer web site to get the download.


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For all intents and purposes, you can use the flash SSD inside your MacBook exactly like you would use an internal HDD. The noticeable differences are that it is smaller capacity that a typical HDD, but also much, much faster and more power-efficient. The only thing you should avoid are actions that intentionally stress the drive, like read/write speed ...


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Yes, your MacBook Pro supports 2.4 GHz & 5 GHz but not simultaneously. All Macs manufactured since 2007 with integrated Wi-fi support 802.11 a/b/g/n and and some 2006 Macs support 802.11 a/b/g. Only AirPort Base Station and Time Capsules released in March 2009 or later can operate simultaneously over both bands. Source


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I also ended up looking for good solutions. Thunderbolt 2 supports 20 Gb/s. So it could provide enough reserves for a real usb 3 hub where every port could finally run 5 Gb/s = 640 MB/s. As a single SSD already exceeds the speed of a USB 3 connection, we should not put them through a USB 3 Hub bottleneck to not enforce slowing the transfer rates down. ...


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I would say that you would need to go ahead and use the Genius Bar option to repair your computer. My reasoning is that water damage can cause errors in strange ways that, upon first glance, seem to be straight forward, but are in fact impossible to properly diagnose without professional diagnostic equipment. For example, in your case, I doubt that the ...


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Considering you're likely out of warranty anyway, depending on where you live, you could use a third-party repair shop. I've had mixed results with repair shops, but I have found one where I live which I would now trust to repair my MBP. In my case, this is a place that only deals in refurbished equipment. Unlike another 3rd party Mac shop whose main ...


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http://blog.macsales.com/18244-owc-diys-wont-void-your-macs-warranty The link above states the following: "We address this topic directly with customers via our support portals and are happy to inform you here of the same fact: upgrading your Mac does not void its warranty. This consumer protection is owed to the little known Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act of ...


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As mentioned before, closing the lid of a portable Mac causes it to sleep, and not to dream of compilations as-yet unfinished. What happens when I close the lid on my MacBook Pro running OS X? If (and only if, apparently) your Mac is connected to: an external display, an external keyboard or mouse or trackpad a power adapter, your laptop will ...


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This just happened to a teacher at my site. After repairing disk permissions (Disk Utility) and restarting the computer, everything reappeared.


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Just to make things clear. Here is a picture of a logic board for a MacBook (13-inch Late 2006/Mid 2007). The round blue thing is the Backup Battery. Next picture shows the battery being pried up. These pictures were taken from page 136 of the following Apple Service Manual: Service Source MacBook (13-inch) MacBook (13-inch Late 2006) MacBook (13-inch ...


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You may find these links of some interest: https://www.facebook.com/2011mbp http://www.apple.com/support/macbookpro-videoissues


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Check out Homebrew Cask for non-cli software and Homebrew for cli-software. It makes installing, updating and removing software much much easier.


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The more advanced version, results in most memory consumption system. So, if you are only care about performance, no doubts, Mountain Lion must be your choice.



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