Troubleshooting Tools: Memtest and Rember
Our Weekly Utilities Update report is a list of all the updates for many Mac utilities that have been released in the past week.
Our Weekly Utilities Update report is a list of all the updates for many Mac utilities that have been released in the past week. Though utilities can be any tool that helps you perform a routine task (including image manipulation and synchronization), our focus in this column is to bring you those tools that help in troubleshooting Mac hardware and software problems. There are relatively few utility updates this week; however, the few that are out do cover a range of troubleshooting areas.
Utilities Updates: Rember 0.2.3b; CopyPaste yType 2.5.3; iClip 3.5; more
Utilities Updates: Rember 0.3.2b; Paranoid Android 1.3; eyeHide 1.9.2; more
Utilities Updates: Rember 0.3.1b; FoxTrot Personal Search 1.0.4; InterMapper 4.4.2; more
Utilities Updates: Rember 0.3.3b; Virex 7 DAT 060823; Symantec NAV/SAV virus def Aug 23; more
If the RAM on your Mac is bad, then you will run into freezes and data corruption problems, but there is an easy way to ensure your RAM is working properly.
If you plan on upgrading your iMac's RAM, then looking to third-party distributors will offer you more options at far cheaper prices.
When memory goes bad in a system it can sometimes be difficult to diagnose. Here are some ways of testing your RAM's health.