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Freeware VM VirtualBox Feedback Page Updated
Added a report from an OS X 10.8.5/VirtualBox/Windows 7 user that upgraded to OS X 10.9.1/VirtualBox 4.3.16 to our page of mac user feedback on Freeware VM VirtualBox. (Ryan's report includes notes on windows boot manager errors fixed by changing VM drive file type.)
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Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews: Listing/links of updates, mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (Mavericks on 32bit EFI Mac Pro, Mac compatible 802.11ac wifi cards/adapters, OS X Updates/Tips/Problems, Low-Cost CPU Upgrades for early Mac Pros/Xserves and Minis, OS X SSD Trim Enablers, Internal Mini-PCIe Card Mods, Mac Mini SSD upgrades, DIY OS X Fusion drives and more.)
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Previous News Archive Summary:
Monday December 23rd, 2013 News Reviews/Benchmarks of Late 2013 Mac Pro
Can You Build a Better Entry Level Mac Pro via PC DIY?
How to Make a Bootable USB Thumb Drive OS X 10.9 Mavericks Installer
The Technology gap between old and new Mac Pro could cost you a Mini
New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
- Late 2013 Mac Pro Memory Module Specifications
- Enabling additional Compressor 4.1 instances
- Why you're getting iCloud junk mail/spam
- Understanding iOS Personal Hotspot
- Mac Basics Guide to using Launchpad
- How to Migrate your Windows files to your Mac
- How to find your AppleCare registration number
- Apple's Web Server security fixes
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