How To Fix MacOSX Yosemite 10.10 Memory Leaks via SMC and PRAM Resets

Author: , January 4th, 2018

I was running out of memory constantly on Yosemite 10.10.5 and found the following article: Edited and reposted without permission below… Disconnect any external or secondary monitors, if any is present. The video memory allocation leak can also happen if you have a system with an integrated card, like Intel, with no external monitors […]

How To Reset The SMC on MacBook Pro

Author: , November 28th, 2010

Power off the unit fully. On the LEFT side of the keyboard, hold down CTL-OPT-SHIFT while pressing and holding the power button on the right side for 5 seconds. All four keys must be released AT THE SAME TIME. Nothing should happen. Then power back up…