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  1. whiterdust091 replied to the thread Hello From The San Francisco East Bay!.

    Welcome, they say better late than never. Always a first time.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 11:24 PM
  2. Elrich replied to the thread iPhone 6 Plus frozen on start screen.

    Right, well, I thought someone else might chime in? Although usually when I post on this board, you're the only one who responds!

    Jan 15, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  3. honestone replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    Be aware, though, that booting with High Sierra is not a real fast "process", especially compared to Sierra. I have a late 2012 Mac...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 10:08 PM
  4. Burt replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    And I suppose an older MacBook could benefit from an external SSD which you can boot an OS from.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:48 PM
  5. Burt replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    I'm going to add one of the SSDs tomorrow...the clean install or should I say re-install was on an iMac bought from eBay the other day....

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:46 PM
  6. honestone replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    So which SSD did you decide to go with? As for your excellent question regarding USB 3.0, SATA II, and SATA III, again you need to see...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:36 PM
  7. Burt replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    I've just done a clean install of High Sierra so no files etc. need to be moved.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:08 PM
  8. Burt replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    Hi, thanks for responding again. I did read through a good chunk of Tomshardware and the takeaway I got was that the speed difference...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  9. honestone replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    You will need to read some of those "articles" on the link I provided, but basically, a SATA III SSD will provide an interface running...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 8:15 PM
  10. Burt replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    Thanks honestone, I have a USB cable to SATA with UASP support but no enclosure but that shouldn't make a difference in performance...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 7:46 PM
  11. Punkyclown posted a new thread.

    Connecting My 1400c to Wireless network

    Hi All, back from the Holidays. I purchased a Proxim 802.11b Wifi PCMCIA Card with Software. My Powerbook 1400c is running MacOS 8.0....

    Forum: Mac OS 9 and earlier

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:42 PM
  12. honestone replied to the thread Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac.

    Given that the SSD will be inside an external enclosure attached to your Mac via a USB 3.0 connection, SATA III would be the way to go....

    Jan 15, 2018 at 6:35 PM
  13. Burt posted a new thread.

    Adding an external SSD to a 2012 iMac

    Hi, hope someone can advise me whether to add a SATA III 120gb SSD to my iMac via USB 3.0 or a SATA II 240 gb SSD. Will there be a...

    Forum: Mac Desktops

    Jan 15, 2018 at 4:54 PM
  14. AnasDilshad replied to the thread Wireless mouse and Mac Mail.

    If you want to know about the best wireless mouse and also for purchased for your device, then there are numbers of best wireless mouse...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 2:17 PM
  15. James Jaeger attached a file to the thread Textedit icons.

    [ATTACH] Here is a copy of the icon. Yes, it worked. Thank you very much. I felt [hoped] there was an easy solution, but I don't think...

    icon.jpg Jan 15, 2018 at 9:54 AM
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