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    MP 1,1-5,1 Guidance and advice on upgrading Mac Pro 5.1 2010

    Hi all My first post having had a good look around the forum. I've always fancied a 'cheese grater' Mac and one came up for sale nearby. Project Mac Pro 5.1 cost £250 Starting Specs Intel Quad Core W3530 1TB WD Black 3.5" HDD 10 GB Ram ATI Radeon HD 5770 1024 MB Running High Sierra My aim is...
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    MacBook Pro memory 3 beeps

    Hi, I recently upgraded my ram in a 2009 MacBook pro and when I turned it back on I started getting the 3 beeps with nothing on screen. Carried out a troubleshoot of ram and slots below. I reinstalled old ram in both slots and got 3 beeps and nothing on screen. Then only installed new ram...
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    Upgrade iMac Memory

    Hi. I'm looking to upgrade the memory in my iMac. I have a Retina 5K, 27-inch, 2017 with 16BG. And I was thinking of adding OWC 32GB (2 x 16GB) of compatible RAM. While conducting research, on Amazon, the top comment talks about how it is not compatible with stock Apple RAM, and that with...
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    MP 7,1 Single or Dual ranked Memory for new Mac Pro 2019

    Hi, I'm looking to buy some new RAM for my new Mac Pro. It came with 32GB (4x 8GB) and I'll replace this with 6x 32GB. Please can someone confirm that I'm buying the correct RAM for my Mac Pro? It's a 16 core model. I'm looking to buy RDIMM, ECC ram. DDR4 PC4-23400 DUAL RANKED REGISTERED ECC...
  5. B S Magnet

    Trying to find workaround for Unibody MBP w/ bad RAM slot?

    This is homologous to the recent thread on PowerBook G4s with known bad RAM slots (and getting 2GB SO-DIMMs to do the work of two 1GB sticks albeit in one slot): I have an early-2011 A1278 MBP 13/i5/2.3GHz (Sandy Bridge), which is my Snow Leopard box. It runs with one 8GB PC3-10600 DDR3 1333MHz...
  6. Codpeace

    MP All Models Question about RAM and the new Mac Pro

    Hey, so I’m an enthusiast and super excited about the new Mac Pro. I’m reading all I can about it bc it’s fascinating to me how much creative folk (who are my clients; I’m a lawyer who advises artists, filmmakers, musicians, etc.) are craving this machine. I have no need for a machine like this...
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    MP 1,1-5,1 RX 580 full memory with FCPX

    Hello, By controlling the system resources, I noticed something strange with the memories of my RX 580 and FCPX. Here are the details of my machine: Mac Pro 4.1> 5.1 6 hearts 3.33 ghz Mac OS 10.14.6 16 go of Ram Ahci SSD 250 GB on PCIe card (for system and applications) SATA 500 GB SSD (for...
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    iPad Why Low memory on a brand new IPad Pro?

    Hi, im running iPadOS 13.2 on a brand new Ipad Pro. About 2 weeks old. I attached 2 pictures Showing the memory usageOne with no applications running. And the 2nd photo is with Safari with one tab open typing this out. The app name is System Status. Both pictures show low memory or ram. The...
  9. tevion5

    Resolved G5 Quad: Vanishing Ram?

    Earlier this week I booted up my G5 Quad to find only 12 of my 16GB Memory was showing up. I've had 16GB working without issue for 1-2 years now. DIMMs 4 & 5 were showing up empty despite that not being true. Haven't had to go fiddling inside for a long time so I'm surprised anything changed...
  10. jagooch

    Music App Memory Bug and Fix!

    The Symptom You get "System has run out of application memory" message and have to force quit apps or restart your Mac to free up memory. The Issue You have a large Album Artwork folder. Music has problems loading this. It will get stuck in a "loading artwork loop" until you exit the app or...
  11. rodedwards

    MP 1,1-5,1 How to test new Mac Pro ram?

    I've just upgraded to 96Gb of ram in my 2009 Mac Pro 4,1 > 5,1 upgraded to latest 144.0.0.0.0 firmware and Mojave. This is ram : https://www.pcbitz.com/products/237-server-memory-ram/16gb-crucial-micron-mt36ksf2g72pz-1g4e1le-pc3l-10600r-1333mhz-ecc-memory/ What's the best way to test that ram...
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    2019 Imac 27 3.7 - Memory add caused crashing "

    I have a 2019 27" 3.7 iMAC. I bought it with 8 gig onboard. I purchased the recommended OWC 16 x 2 DDR4s. 1. When I added the 16g to each of the available slots (and expected 40G), the machine would not boot. 2. I removed the 2 4G and replaced each with a 16. Machine booted fine. Memory...
  13. Mojix

    Single 8GB ram instead of 2x 4GB ram in macbook pro Mid 2010!

    i have a macbook pro 15", bought mid 2010, with 2x 4gb ram "PC3-8500 1066 1067 MHz SODIMM" after testing, i realized that top ram slot has gone bad. can i use single 8GB ram instead of 4GB ram? My MacBook Pro detail is Intro. April 13, 2010 Disc. February 24, 2011 Order MC373LL/A* Model A1286...
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    iPhone 6(S)(+) Does "erase all content and settings" gives back my 32 GB?

    My iPhone 6s Plus has only 13 GB. when I first bought it, it had 32GB so if I do "Erase all content and settings" will I get back the 32GB or will it stay at 13GB?
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    Increasing 2015 Macbook Pro's storage

    Hey there! I have a Macbook Pro, early 2015, 500 GB, El Capitan Version 10.11.6. I bought this Samsung memory card on amazon (Samsung EVO+ 256GB UHS-I microSDXC U3 Memory Card with Adapter (MB-MC256DA/AM) , and I wanna add it in the slot on the right hand side so increase my storage as I only...
  16. tuesdaytues

    Mac Mini lat 2014 adding memory

    Hi, I have a Mac Mini late 2014, Processor 2.6 GHz Intel Core i5, Memory 8 GB. I would like to upgrade it to more memory as it always seems to get close to the limit of 8GB and slows down. I keep the Activity Monitor open and when I see the Memory is getting high I Force Quit something...
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    Does the 2018 Mac Mini iGPU use up system memory when the VRAM is full?

    I just bought a 2018 Mac Mini, and I'm running an LG Ultrafine 5k display and an LG Ultrafine 4k display. So far the iGPU has been pretty bad at pushing that many pixels, but I'm not 100% sure if it's due to the speed of the iGPU itself or its lack of VRAM. I'm not running very graphics...
  18. volumegarage

    MAJOR MELTDOWN - Installed Catalina and can no longer reboot - memory issues

    I sure hope someone has experienced a problem like this and can assists. Earlier this week, I downloaded Catalina on to my new iMac. The os worked ok for a couple of days, but my hard drive was full. I think I downloaded the new XCode and haven't been able to boot the machine since. I've worked...
  19. Stormz

    Mac Mini RAM - 3rd party installation?

    I'm looking to buy a new Mac Mini. I'd like 32GB RAM, but £540 seems a ludicrous amount to pay for it, given how much it costs elsewhere. I'm reading that installing RAM in these newer Minis is fiddly. Given that I'm not the most 'handy' of people, I'd rather not risk doing it myself. So this is...
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    iMac question on internal hard drive.

    Now, first of all- I want to start off by saying I am new and do not know how to use the site but I am in desperate need of help. I have an iMac that me and my family have been using for a while. I have the iMac Aluminium Unibody, I don't know what model number it is- I just know it is that one...