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IMovie export to file is spinning. MacBook Pro and 10.10.5.

iMovie export to file...

iMovie export to file is spinning.

Technician's Assistant: What kind of Apple device do you have? What Operating System (OS) are you running?

MacBook Pro and 10.10.5

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on with your MacBook Pro? What have you tried so far?

Only today. I have reduced quality and made smaller movies, but none export.

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I'm offline.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I'm in an office for 30 minutes more.
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I'm on 10.10.5
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11/28/2017
Jason Jones
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Hello,
I look forward to helping you today.

When you attempt to export the videos, are you given any type of error message?

I will be standing by, looking forward to your response.
Thank you,
Jason

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
The spinning icon goes for several minutes
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I had to leave the office. I'm restarting in my car.

Okay, thank you. Do you wish to continue now or at a later time?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Now. I'm restarting

Thank you

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
IMovie is open

When you attempt to export the videos, are you given any type of error message?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
One movie is 2 hours 38 minutes. But it also hangs on a 16- minute movie
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No remote connections needed
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No messages. Spinning instead

No remote connections are needed? I offered the remote connection so that I could analyze the problem and fix the problem.

So, the application just hangs? Does it progress any further or does it halt?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
It spins for several minutes, regardless of file size. I exported yesterday, and I have disk space.
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I'm in a remote spot. I would need to fire up Verizon JetPak.
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Are you still there?

I'm still here. Okay. You need to fire up the jetpack.

I thought I was waiting on you.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ok. Give me a moment.

ok

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ok,
I'm connected

Thank you. Let's begin the remote help session now.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Sorry. I am chatting from my phone. I need to switch to laptop somehow
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Can I log out and back in on MacBook?

You can do that or you can just go to http://remote.jasonfixedit.com on the MacBook.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Norton is chewing on the URL, and the Eldinore
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
3 mins left on download
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
4 mins left!?

Thank you for the update. It shouldn't take nearly that long to download. Perhaps, the download speed is slow right now.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Verizon has me at 600 until my next bill cycle
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
It's 4g for a while, but not all month.

I understand.

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