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    Start up / space help

    I had the same model Macbook pro with a 120gb SSD, I kept all my data files on an external drive and only the OS and application files on the mac I tried to keep the mac SSD at around 50% free space and it worked well for me, using Photoshop and adobe lightroom mainly.
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    macOS Catalina - Mail > Preferences

    I have not experienced this in Catalina, the only problem I encountered was that I was unable to erase Junk or deleted items. I managed to solve this when I noticed that I was not logged into iCloud, when I logged in everything worked as expected.
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    Upgrading to Catalina

    I changed my plan slightly, I backed up and copied and cloned, but then left my imac as it was and did a clean install of Catalina on an external SSD. Everything seems OK at the moment.
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    Upgrading to Catalina

    Just checked my software and I only have Adobe Lightroom 3, as a 32bit app, so I will go ahead and upgrade to Catalina. I have done a Time Machine backup and also made a copy of all my documents to an external drive. I am in the process of making a bootable clone of my current Mojave...
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    Keeping Mojave to run one application

    I have a 3tb time capsule that I can use for that, hopefully it will only be for a short time until the 64bit software is availible.
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    Keeping Mojave to run one application

    I have a similar situation, I have 1 piece of 32bit software that I need, so my plan is to do a clean install of Mojave on an external disk, and load the 32bit software, then update the mac to Catalina and then just boot with the option key pressed to choose which OS I boot into. Then when the...
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    Restored IOS instead of normal restore and now on older version?

    It looks like you have installed Mountain Lion, you should be able to download and install a newer OS.
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    Restored IOS instead of normal restore and now on older version?

    What model is your MBP, what OS did you have before the re-install?
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    SOLVED Annoying pop up in Chrome help please

    Are they always from youtube.com? If so log into your youtube account and turn it off from there. If you think it could be malware, download and run Malwarebytes.
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    Automator Trouble

    Yes it is a challenge and it is good for learning as it is a real life situation, plus I have a lot of spare time on my hands :p:cool:
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    Automator Trouble

    What OS are you using? I am using Mojave (10.14.6) if you are on an earlier OS that might account for it. I will do some investigation.
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    Automator Trouble

    OK, I have sorted out an applescript that will do this. Copy and paste this code into the applescript editor, change the SSID and Password to your own (leave the quotation marks in) and then export the script as an application. Let me know if you have any problems. tell application "System...
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    Automator Trouble

    I tried this out and both manually and with the app as a log in item and it has worked flawlessly every time. It could be a timing issue, try slowing down the playback to see if that helps.
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    Automator Trouble

    I will see what I can find out.
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    Automator Trouble

    OK, did you record this as a macro?
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