Sir Macadamia

Joined on Feb 16, 2017

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  • whatever man, no one needs a 1tb internal drive, im lucky my fusion drive had 120gb of ssd which is plenty, but if you have the 1tb 24gb ssd you were just buggered, 24gb of ssd will wear out real ...
  • the ssd models were more expensive, the bass model should have been a 240gb ssd, evan 120gb,  anyone who knows anything about computers would go ssd all the way if price were not an issue, which ...
  • plus putting a 2tb drive inside a sealed computer is really giving the wrong ideal to people, they could have like you said just put that 240gb ssd in and give you a thunder bolt 1tb external. i ...
  • Just an update I have successfully split my fusion drive ''2TB hdd + 120GB SSD'' in my late 2015 5k ruining 10.13.1 high sierra, i followed mac worlds instructions which worked out fine, i was a ...
  • after paying for your i mac a ram upgrade is going to be a drop in the ocean, of course never get apple to install it for you, go bass model and upgrade it yourself. if you don't see an immediate ...
  • Created question thread What disk utilety do you use?
    if you find a random drive that you may have formatted to ntfs, some linux encrypted thigy, or maybe its dead and just got back in the mix some how. what would you use to view it?, i find disk ...
  • Rather than lecture?, i'm sorry i don't know what you are referring to. (been there, done that) Ive also been there done that in so far as booting off external drives, but never managed to ''dd ...
  • That's an idea, im still getting used to having usb 3 ports ha, ive on old 64gb Kingston il give a try.
  • what are you using to host osx ''in a VB that is''?,  im using oricals virtual box, and alto i love the idea of open source and appreciate the issues therein, it has major compatibility issues ...
  • Ha!, yer its hard to believe apple got away with that. give my a 120gb ssd any day over a 32/1TB mutant.
  • apple makes that a bit difficult tho, there really should be an option during the installation.
  • Created discussion thread spliting fusion drives.
    i just want my apps and os to be fast on the 120gb, and what evers left over isnt going to do much good for my terabytes of images so i dont realy get the point, will things get faster if i split ...
  • umm external ssd :-) . i tried sierra on a usb3 bus powered hdd once, it was really bad.   would you be able to use you external drive as an every day boot drive?, id like to go ssd all the way, ...
  • Created discussion thread Sand boxing osx ''Virtual box''
    has anyone made a sand box osx installation using virtual box or similar software?, i want to install all new software in a virtual box before letting it root on my main computer. iv made several ...
  • like click the first of a range of images in finder thumbnail view, then shift click the last and have it select all between.
  • I didn't say curtains, i said shutter :-) ''i hope''  good point tho i thought i know how a leaf shutter worked but now you've mad me doubt myself and i need to go check with my 180mm fujion, il ...
  • il try that tonight an see what happens, don't ask me why it would cause bit loss but Ive heard that is is the case with sony A's.
  • I have it set to mechanical but it still seems to be using electronic first curtain. I set it to 1sec exposure and watch thru the lens and there's only one shutter action. it should be  ...
  • Created discussion thread No mechanical shutter on the x100t?
    I just noticed that my x100t is utilizing an electronic first curtain even when set to mechanical shutter mode. any one else notice this? I never heard that this was the case before, any hoo maybe ...
  • Created question thread What do you think of this HDD dock
    link. or this one has ide and cf card capability's
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