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Running to slowly

For some reason my new Mac computer is opening everything to slowly

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You can try updating the prebindings....the only way I know how is through terminal or Bash subsystem by entering the following command
sudo update_prebinding -debug -root / -force

although Apple is working on a new up date to solve this type of problem on some macbook pro computers using os x 10.5 should be out soon I can't remember the specifics though something about the video card I think

you can also check your disk permissions and or reset them using chmod command but that can be tricky if you're not familiar with Bash protocol

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Run an Anti Virus program...check for the bad guys
Second check out your video drivers...reinstall if you can.
Clean out temporary folders...mail...deleted stuff and any thing else you can...run a defraggmentation program
Last do a clean install of you Mac OS...
Try the simple things first...good luck hope this helped,

Posted on Apr 23, 2009

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Why is my Macbook Pro, late 2011, with Yosemite running very slowly?


Hard drive could be heading south. Can we assume the several 1000 emails are not important as they are not archived? Is so I suggest getting a SSD and replacing the stock HD.

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  • The majority of the time the reason an e-mail will not open or send is because the computer is cluttered from extended use without being cleaned up (defragmanted).

  • IF you have McAfee then you can access their defragmentor. If you have one on your operating system you can access it their as well. This is part of "optimizing" your computer.

  • Open your browser and go to tools and erase all your history, cookies, CACHE, etc. This will clean thing up a bit there.

  • Also if you have a ton of music, pictures and videos on your computer you may want to put them onto a thumb drive as these things can slow your computer down as well.

  • To defrag a MAC ---
  1. 1. Open the Disc Utility program, which is located in the "Utilities" folder of your "Applications" directory. Highlight your hard drive from the list and have the program repair the permissions.
  2. 2. Look for a program to defrag your computer. There are some free utilities that can work on your Mac hard drive, but you should seriously consider purchasing a program because of the stability and support that comes with a purchased product.
  3. 3. Take steps to back up your data before you defrag a Mac hard drive. Data loss is unlikely with well-respected programs, but defragging is a long and extensive process, and you can never be too safe.
  4. 4. Plan to run your defragging program during a time when you won't need to use your computer. No matter which program you decide on, it can take up to several hours to defrag a Mac hard drive. Some companies even suggest running the program overnight.


  • Mac Janitor is pretty easy to use. You just click on the pic that says "All Tasks" and the defrag will run. When you see "done" then it is done.


  • If you have a PC and are running windows then the is usually a disk defragmenter available.
  1. 1. Click on the globe in the lower left hand corner of your screen and type in defragmentor.
  2. Then defragment the C drive.


  • Make sure to empty the trash as well.

  • When you have done all this you need to restart your computer twice. After the reset let everything boot up all the way. Then reset it again. Then go try your e-mail and you will be surprised how fast the e-mail, and the web in general works for you now.


  • Also I recommend that you run a full security sweep with your internet security program as well. Make sure that stays up to date. And make sure when all is said and done that you do two resets of your computer.


  • Hope this helps

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http://tinyurl.com/3667m8

If you are using a MAC then the issue might be not the right driver so if you are on a MAC see if it is also the latest driver.

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After entering all the info. Restart everything just as I instructed in the beginning and you should be good to go.

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