Question about Apple iMac Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Can i install flash storage to imac

I have a mid-2010 iMac which is very slow now. Does anyone know if I install flash storage to improve performance?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Apple Master
  • 2,160 Answers

Back up all of you data to iCloud. Then reset Mac to factory. Then download Yosemite.

Posted on Apr 27, 2015

Testimonial: "Thanks rdjagger. If I do as you suggest, do you recommend that I do a clean install of all the applications thereafter, or is it fine to install everything from my time machine backup?"

  • rdjagger Apr 28, 2015

    Clean install

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have an Imac 21.5 mid 2010 edition. my optical drive won't take in an cd. when i push the past the point where it is supposed to be sucked, it's like something is pushing it back out, gently.


Hi Mark,

Get in touch with Apple. You are still in warranty. They will probably advise you of an authorized service centre to take it to where it will be fixed under warranty....for free.

Hope this helps!

Regards,

Joe

Jan 02, 2011 | Apple 21.5" iMac Desktop

1 Answer

IMac G4 Mac Desktop: imac g4 wont boot up scree's just blue?...


If it only boots to a blue screen, try booting up in Safe Boot mode:

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1455

If this does not work, boot from your install DVD and use Disk Utility to repair the disk:

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht2956

If this does not resolve the issue you may need to use your isntall disc to perform an Archive and Install:

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1710

May 18, 2010 | Apple iMac G4 Desktop

1 Answer

My imac 0s 10.5.7 goes blank and restarts mid work. I thought maybe a mouse problem so took off the wireless and put on the one that came with the imac. That didn't solve the problem.


It sounds like either a hardware problem that has been shown up when you installed Leopard, or your Leopard install hasn't gone smoothly.
IS it a new install?

Jul 22, 2009 | Apple iMac 24-inch 2.8GHz Intel Core 2 Duo...

2 Answers

Slow startup and overall operation


Well, there are a variety of reasons that can consequently drag down the performance of your Mac. Meanwhile, there are certain ways through which you can considerably speed up your Mac machine. For example, you can reset the browser settings to regularly clear useless caches and history, get rid of all unwanted widgets from the dashboard through the Dashboard control panel, remove unnecessary applications, find out & delete those duplicated files. However, if you prefer a more efficient way to speed up your Mac, try the following all-in-one Mac speedup tool as it can help resolve all issues in just a few clicks.

Read more from: http://www.howtospeedupmac.com/

Hope this helps!

Apr 13, 2009 | Apple iMac G4 Desktop

1 Answer

My G4 1.25ghz with 1 gb ram plays abc video slow.


Hello, sorry you are having trouble,
There are so many variables when it comes to Video play back on a Mac..
Yea, 1.25 Ghz with 1 GB of Ram answers most questions, yea, it should play OK,
BUT:
  • Is the video on a CD or DVD ? well, these iMacs don't have a very fast optical drive.
  • How much room do you have on your internal hard Drive, if it's too full ( more than 80% full ) then you will suffer read/write performance.
  • Is the video on an external harddrive, is it a USB drive? the USB on the iMac G4 is USB 1.1, 11Mbit/sec, way too slow to play a big video smoothly.
  • Just what is the size of the video, is it like that for all of them or just one, might it be a HD video with high frame rates?
  • What version of the MacOS X do you have installed? If you installed Leopard 10.5 on the iMac G4, nothing will run smoothly,
  • Are you playing this video over a network? forget it it's got to be on the internal or a FireWire external disk otherwise it will stagger...
Well, there you go, I know, it's so easy to say Hey man, just get a new Mac and everything will be fine... But that machine is going on 6 years old now, Video technology has not stood still.....


Mar 24, 2009 | Apple iMac G4 Desktop

1 Answer

IMac not detecting EWI4000s via midi-usb adapter


My Imac does not find the midi ports form my Ewi 4000S. When I try to install midi ports ( just one choice possible) it does not work. What can I do ?

Nov 09, 2008 | Akai Ewi4000s Electronic Wind Instrument

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

370 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Apple Computers & Internet Experts

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2461 Answers

Martin Buck
Martin Buck

Level 2 Expert

82 Answers

Paul Bade

Level 3 Expert

1536 Answers

Are you an Apple Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...