2 Replies Latest reply on Jul 25, 2012 2:02 PM by Eddie Burns

    Snow Leapord/Cs6 help

    Eddie Burns

      I have the below listed hardware (mac).  Even though CS6 is for 64 bit, I was told by Adobe folks that my version is the latest that will run cs6.  Not extremely well, but run it nevertheless.  It seemed to be doing fine until I tried working in AE.  It's so slow I can't even

      view a ram preview -- even in Quarter viewing resolution. 


      Can you tell me if there is a solution other than upgrading system.  I'm trying to wait to see what apple comes out with rather than going to pc right now.



        Model Name:          Mac Pro

        Model Identifier:          MacPro3,1

        Processor Name:          Quad-Core Intel Xeon

        Processor Speed:          2.8 GHz

        Number Of Processors:          2

        Total Number Of Cores:          8

        L2 Cache (per processor):          12 MB

        Memory:          2 GB

        Bus Speed:          1.6 GHz

        Boot ROM Version:          MP31.006C.B05

        SMC Version (system):          1.25f4

        Serial Number (system):          G88031HMXYK

        Hardware UUID:          F20D4815-8F26-558A-BD6B-B171E87191A9

        • 1. Re: Snow Leapord/Cs6 help
          Dave LaRonde Level 6

          I see you only have 2 gigs of RAM.  That's barely enough to keep the OS running and AE open, much less do anything with AE.


          If you can increase your RAM to 8 gigs, you can actually do useful work in AE. 

          If you go to 16 gigs, you can start to use multiprocessing.

          • 2. Re: Snow Leapord/Cs6 help
            Eddie Burns Level 1














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