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Author: Follydolly Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 66613  
Subject: Re: New iMac Date: 1/11/2013 12:06 AM
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I know she uses Photoshop and probably Lightroom since she was using a PC. I know she off loads files to external drives...I guess Voyager is best as Thunderbolt drives are pricey. A USB 3 hub is probably needed. I got one from Apple - Belkin when I thought I was buying an iMac..but it is USB 2. I have to find out if she uses a router and if she could spring for a Time Capsule which would give her a dedicated back up, although I would recommend a clone too.

I told her to go to the Apple Store to have a look see, but to buy the computer from online Apple Store or call the Business Store (and they can also help with advice - if she gets a good sales person) I will be happy to help her configure her Mac.

I just hope this new skinny iMac is going to be reliable. I never like to buy anything that new until I hear how wonderful it is!


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