Nov 22, 2016
Recorded November 15, 2016
Jerry revisits thin iMac upgrades and procedures. He
offers some “pro tips” based on his experiences and what he has
learned from Sam’s mistakes. He highly recommends the Anker
USB 3.0 to SATA 3ft Converter Adapter Cable:
Jerry and Joe discuss an interesting special consideration when upgrading a 13-inch MacBook Pro 2011: see OWC's original blog post and followup; Joe has had good luck using OWC's thermal sensor cable in all iMacs since 2009; we've previously used SSD Fan Control with good results, but generally prefer a hardware solution.
Jerry recounts a Contacts issue he was having with iCloud and third party contact syncing. He uses the opportunity to quiz the CCP crew on the issue.
Sam is currently struggling with an issue related to syncing his own calendar data ever since upgrading to Sierra.
Joe has a tough go trying to watch Netflix on his Apple TV and airs his frustrations.
After cloning, Jerry hits an odd issue with Apple Remote Desktop
refusing to launch: