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Regarding problems with El Capitan that I previously experienced -

I have been in contact with one of the Apple engineers, and he has been very responsive with follow up calls over the past week. What we ended up trying is that we set up a separate hard drive partition and updated from Lion to Yosemite, then to El Capitan. Under this separate partition, it's running fine. I've not experienced any problems with using it, and what I have found for sure is that I havean early 2011 MacBook Pro, even though I purchased mine during the latter 1/2 of that year.

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I currently believe that the culprit is my Parallels application that I have to use for a previous business accounting and estimating software programs that weren't supported through Mac OS. I am utilizing Windows 7 for these apps. Parallels has sent out notices to update to their latest version so that it's compatible, but I haven't committed as of this date. Contemplating gong to Boot Camp and setting up Windows 7 through that, since I've found business software that is OS friendly.

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Many laptops come with built-in cameras, so all you would need to do is download is a video conferencing software like Skype, Google Hangouts, or Goober. However, if you’re using a desktop computer or if your laptop doesn’t have a video camera — you’ll need to purchase a webcam. Now hangouts is an exension in Chrome I do not want to use it in Mac OS. Currently is auto boots and fillls the screen when I wake the computer up and this is annoying as I want to open hangouts when required, not have it run in the background.

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So my suggestion is that you possibly look into what current apps you have (3rd party). This may be why everything's messed up when you try the latest upgrade.

I haven't used it much, but the few times I've played with the El Capitan partitioned HD, it works great. No problems loading, using Safari or any of the built in apps that are in it.

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The engineer suggested downloading Parallels on this new partition to see how it affects it, but I think at this point that it's a no-brainer since that was the only outside party app I have been previously using.

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Oct 11, 2015 11:15 PM

Editor's note: Google Hangouts Meet is available only on the App Store for iPhone and iPad. You can try one of Mac alternatives: Zoom or Skype.

Google Hangouts for Mac is a direct messaging and videoconferencing app that allows you to keep in touch with your friends at any time and from anywhere. From instant chatting to group conversations and video calls, Hangouts Meet supports different forms of e-communication and features a more convenient user experience.

Instant messaging and group chats

Use Google Hangouts Meet to connect with your friends at different locations all over the globe. Turn your chatting into a more interactive and emotional experience by sharing photos, emojis, stickers, and animated GIFs right in conversations. Join group chats for up to 150 people and communicate with all your friends instantly.

Easy-to-join videoconferencing

With Google Hangouts app for Mac, you can meet your friends face to face without extra costs for traveling. Enjoy free and easy-to-join video calls with one person or a group with up to 10 participants. Forget about headaches of joining video conferences - now you can hop on a call by following a shared link.

Deeply integrated with G Suite

Download Google Hangouts for Mac to bring your online communication to a new efficiency level. Completely integrated with G Suite, the app allows you to upload items from Drive right into a chat and collaborate on different types of Google documents. Drive bot sends you notifications when files are shared with you, comments are made, and when somebody requests to access your files.

History on/off

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You can see what you have shared in previous conversations or switch a chat history off to only see your latest messages for a short time. All your messages and files are saved online and accessible from different cross-synced devices.

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Note: You can call Hangout users for free. The mobile carrier and ISP charges may apply for other calls.