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    Macbook Pro 16" Which Processor 2.3 or 2.4 i9?

    Which one would you get? I read somewhere the 2.3 is better then the 2.4 sometimes. I this true? 32 GB 2666 MHz DDR4 (On‑Board) 1 TB SSD Radeon Pro 5500M, 8 GB GDDR6 Not sure on the Processor though..
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    Resolved Got my laptop (mac book pro 15“ 2017) fan repaired but I think I may have been scammed

    Upon recieving it back I had to pay 50£ for the repair which seemed to be a good price. However I did not receive a receipt and I was told I could only pay cash (obviously a sketchy operation). Then later, upon closer examination, I noticed that my laptop had been set to a completely different...
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    MBP random shutdowns after update to 10.14.6

    MBP random shutdowns after update to 10.14.6, I used the workaround I found on here to disable thunderbolt 2 by adding .BAK to the kext file. Now it isn't allowed so I have to carry around an external drive plugged into the thunderbolt 2 port.
  4. mycrookedcreek

    Safari 12.1 Deleting Extensions Nearly Everyday

    I've been having trouble with Safari - almost everyday I open my computer Safari has removed my extensions. Reinstalling them is getting tedious (going to ~Library/Safari/Extensions doesn't work - they are still there, but if I double click I'm sent to download them again from the Safari...
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    Cannot find Partition on Hard Drive

    The logic board on my Mac Book Pro is bad. I can occasionally get it to work for ~5 minutes at a time. I need my files so I removed the hard drive and hooked it up to a Windows PC (I do not have another Mac). Using HFSExplorer, I was able to see the drive and a few partitions. However, I am not...
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    Some advice on a mac book pro and external ssd for lower price

    Hi, I currently have a mid 2012 13inch mac book pro, 2.5ghx core i5, 16gb (upgraded from 8gb) and 750GB hard drive internal. When I bought this it was around £1300, many years ago. Id like to buy a new laptop, I mainly do game development so I need something with some punch but I'm so out of...
  7. yemoja

    Some questions about logic board and thermal paste - MBP 13" A1278 i5

    Hello, this is my firt time opened any/my mbp, am not expert, just curious and have some questions about the logic board and thermal paste. The model I was checking the tutorial from ifixit and cant find information about those components on circle symbols. Heat sink tutorial say only about...
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    macbook pro late 2013 for music production??

    I have the chance to buy a MacBook Pro retina 15,4", late 2013, with 256gb SSd, intel core i7 2ghz, 16gb ram for 1150 Eur. Is this a good deal!!!????!! How long will it last? It´ll be used for music production. Thanx!
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    CMD+C plays sound effect

    Hi, yesterday I copied some files between my NAS and my mbp mid 14 (macos 10.12.2) when I recognized that my mbp everytime makes a sound effect when I press cmd+c. I have no idea why the sound is playing when press cmd+c to copy a file or text etc. Today I installed a backup and first...
  10. At_Op45

    Gaming on MacBook Pro

    Hi there. I want to know how I can better set up my MacBook Pro for some light Steam gaming. Beyond installing an SSD and more RAM, in addition to bootcamp Windows 10, are there any other changes I can make to my system for the best quality gaming? Thanks. Specs: MacBook Pro (13", Mid 2012)...
  11. LuluIB

    Need help with crash

    Hi there. 2 days ago my 2012 MacBook Pro crashed and I've Had to do a start up recovery because my mac kept crashing when it was starting. Before it crashed, it froze and I had to press the restart button. Is like to know what the error message was as shown attached. I play a multi player game...
  12. roroland

    Connect other devices disconnect thunderbolt port

    Hi, I have an odd issue with my macbook pro 2016 with OS Sierra, please bear with me I will try to explain the problem as brief as possible. I use an Allen & Heath ZED-R16 multitrack audio mixer connected via thunderbolt (In fact the device is a firewire 800 device and I use an adapter to...
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    MacBook Pro HDD & SSD combo

    Hello everyone!! I have a Macbook Pro Mid 2013 with 750gb HDD and a CD drive. I wanted my make my computer faster so I was thinking about switching out my CD drive with a SSD. Had a question on this mini project. 1. Is there a way to run both HDD and SDD at the same time? I want to run the...
  14. eosannn

    Spilled water on Macbook Pro a month ago

    About a month ago, I accidentally spilled water on my MBP. As it happened really quickly, I stupidly assumed that no water entered the insides of the MBP and left it be (which I now realised was a terrible mistake as I should have turned it off and tried to dry it)! After the incident, I...
  15. THpubs

    What will be the best Mac Book PRO model for software development?

    Hi, I'm a software developer who does both web and mobile applications. Occasionally I do some video editing with Premier. I'm trying to get into iOS development so want to buy a Mac. I'm currently using a desktop PC with the following specs: Core i5 (Quoad Core), A normal SSD, 16Gigs of Ram and...
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    Which 2017 MBP for video editing?

    I'm looking to purchase a secondary computer for working away from the office. Most of my work is in Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop, After Effects, etc. I work on mostly short-to-midlength videos but sometimes have to do heavy color work, resizing, time remapping, etc (esp with drone footage)...
  17. CAWjr

    One of 4 USB-C ports not working

    I have a refurbished 15" MPB with touchbar that I got in April. I have only been using it as a laptop until this weekend when my wife Brough home two Acer 27" monitors from work. I bought two USB-C to DVI cables to plug the monitors in & they work like a champ. I the plugged in power into the...
  18. atomsic

    macbook pro 15 2012 mid (no retina)

    Hi everybody as 4K Monitors are getting cheaper i considered buying one. But i stumbled over the spec of my MacBook Pro Mid. 2012 It has the internal Intel HD Graphics 4000 and the GeForce GT650M. According to Apple Spec. (MacBook Pro 15-inch, Mid 2012) - Technical Specifications it is "only"...
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    2016 MBP nTB can't find Anker BT keyboard

    It can find and pair with the Apple wireless keyboard though, but not the Anker (A7226). Tried deleting the bluetooth file in preferences and byhost and resetting the bluetooth module. No luck. So I'm guessing the Anker is useless w/resp to the new MBP. Suggestions?
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    MacBook Pro boot problems

    Hi, my MacBook Pro late 2012, 13" bought sep. 2014 has some strange problems. It all startet when i was trying to wake it up after sleep mode. The screen stayed black and i had to reboot holding the on/off button. These problems occurred more often and one day it didn't even start anymore. So...