amurtagh

X9 SLOW on my MAC

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I bit the bullet from Home Designer and just paid for X9...I am on a Macbook Pro with 16GB RAM... it's super slow and I keep getting the spinning wheel of death. I have no problems running other complicated programs such as Adobe's Creative Suite..

 

Any ideas?

 

2.6 GHz Intel Core i7

16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3

NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M 2048 MB

Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB

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never owned a Mac but one idea comes to mind is to make sure CA X9 is using the Nvidia dedicated graphics card by default , not the Iris Pro... , There are issues on Windows Laptops when this happens too , ie the Computer is not switching to the Nvidia Card when it tries a 3D view...

 

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M. 

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Some more specifics would help. When does the spinning wheel of death occur, what are you doing at that time. A spinning wheel usually indicates that a particular process is taking an extraordinarily long time to complete or that another needed process is unavailable and the system is in a wait state until that process is freed up.

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Im using both an iMac and MacBook pro as my tools. Not experienced any issues yet. What generation Macbook are you using? 

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