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  1. The Capitain

    Newbie!

    Good morning Cheryl, The laptop is now not only sporting a new SSD but 16GB of ram as well. I had been told the MacBook Pro will accept 16GB even though Apple recommend only 8GB. That being so I decided to bite the bullet and splash out some extra gelt. Did the job in much less time than taking...
  2. The Capitain

    Newbie!

    Hi, for a cretin like myself who has never done any minor surgery on a computer I must admit to being quite proud of myself! The intended installation of a SSD in my MacBook Pro went amazingly well taking around two and a half hours (give or take 15mins or so). OK it was a clean install and just...
  3. The Capitain

    Official: High Sierra Issues

    Hi, I have been running High Sierra for some months now on my two year old iMac with fusion drive. Never had any trouble with HS at all. Maybe because of the fusion drive but not sure on that one, have heard and read a lot of negative comments on the fusion drive being a load of trouble but have...
  4. The Capitain

    Newbie!

    Hello Cheryl, thank you for the reply. I have the same thoughts but seem to recall reading somewhere that it is best to return to the original OS under these circumstances ie new SSD or indeed HD. Hence my question in the first place; you see I am batting on a sticky wicket here doing a job so...
  5. The Capitain

    Newbie!

    Good afternoon every-one, not really new to Apple, (July 2014 with a mini Mac), now running an iMac- new in 2018, a MacBook Pro late 2011 and an Apple iPhone 8. I spent many years on the dreaded Windows and now very pleased I moved away; not sure yet if macosX.com is UK based or else where? In...
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