NVME SSD and Apple Macs - Known Issues
Known Issues NVME and Apple Macs have a few known and manageable issues that it can be useful to know about in advance. Most of them are due to running new technologies (NVMe) on an old platform (outdated firmware/software). 1. Boot ROM ...
My computer can't recognise my SSD or How to Bless Your Drive
How to Bless Your Drive STEP ONE: Go to Disk Utility (Finder -> Applications -> Utilities -> Disk Utility) and get the name of your drive. If your drive is not named Fledging_Feather, make sure to read the NOTICE at the end of this documentation. If ...
My computer has problems waking up from sleep
This is a known issue that occurs when using NVMe SSDs with MacBooks from 2013 and 2014. However, you can circumvent this issue using the following steps! This will still allow for regular sleep, just not deep "hibernation" mode. Open up ...
How to format your new Apple NVME SSD to APFS
How to format your new Apple NVME SSD to APFS First install your SSD, we have an article all about this here Once you have it installed, boot up your Mac and immediately hold Command (⌘)-R until you are presented to recovery mode. Once there, go to ...
Fix to apply when Mac OS 10.13 was not installed prior new NVME SSD installation
For a new NVME SSD to be recognised* by an Apple machine, Mac OS 10.13** or newer would need to be installed before the new NVME SSD is installed. However, if your original SSD suddenly stopped working and you didn't already have Mac OS 10.13 or ...