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2006-08 Mac Mini eSATA Card Install/Mods page updated
Updated the page on 2006-2008 Mac Mini eSATA Card (mini-PCIe) Install/Mod to include a UK reader's (2007 mini w/ML) notes on a Delock SATA3 card. (I think it uses an ASMedia controller. Most earlier installs used a Silicon Image 3132 SATA2 card that requires an OS X driver install. Back on Feb 7th, an iMac owner (OS X 10.9.x) said he had problems with an ASmedia AS1061 based card (CONRAD-SATA-ASM1061), but it may have been a bad sample.)
  
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Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews:
Listing/links of updates, DIY mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (Mac compatible 802.11ac wifi cards/adapters, Radeon 7970 in 2007 Mac Pro, Mac mini/MBP/iMac internal Mini-PCIe eSATA Card Mods, OS X Updates/Tips/Problems, Low-Cost CPU Upgrades for early Mac Pros/Xserves and Minis, Mac Mini SSD upgrades, OS X SSD Trim Enablers, DIY Fusion drives and more.)
  

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    Monday April 28, 2014 News
  • SSD Upgrades for 2008-2012 MacBook Air models
  • MacBook Air: Still the best laptop in its class
  • Apple TV Review: Easy Interface, Limited Content
  • Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player
  • XBMC 13.0 Gotham - Release Candidate 1
  • EtreCheck 1.9.10
  • Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - OS X: What is Safe Boot, Safe Mode?
    - OS X: Setting a startup or shut down time
    - Profile Manager: Sending email invitations when an SMTP relay is required
    - Lion Server: Profile Manager does not save a profile if Exchange account information is blank
    - Tips to Resolve issues with an over-the-air iOS update
    - iOS: Troubleshooting FaceTime
    - iOS: Moving to a lower capacity device
    - iOS: Wi-Fi settings grayed out or dim
    - iOS: Home screen icons are magnified or large
    - iOS: Songs or other audio content are skipped during playback
    - iOS: Using Facebook, Twitter, and other social network accounts
  • Other News/Reviews/Tech/Tips:
    - Comparing Intel Core i5 vs. i7
    - JetStor NAS 1600S (3U rackmount) Review
    - Time for (Bootcamp or VM) Mac users to ditch Windows XP?
    - Review: Bayan Audio Soundbook and Soundbook X3
    - LG 55EA9800 3D OLED HDTV review

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