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Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-24-2008, 11:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,963
Posted By rosserje
Yes, you can create a slideshow in Keynote, then...

Yes, you can create a slideshow in Keynote, then export into PowerPoint format. I do quite a bit of training and I use this feature frequently. People get quite a thrill out of seeing the Keynote...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-24-2008, 06:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,963
Posted By rosserje
Re: MSOffice vs. iWork

I switched about three years ago. At that time I purchased Office 2004. It works fairly well. I'm able to accomplish work that previously required MSOffice.

I also own iWork 08. I love...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-29-2008, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 822
Posted By rosserje
Travel Accessories

I'm an IT professional (always on the go), so take the following with a grain of salt:
Mouse - I have two that I use. One Logitech MX Revolution and a Microsoft Trackball explorer. I swap them...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-11-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By rosserje
I would not recommend installing BootCamp without...

I would not recommend installing BootCamp without a backup. I've experienced kernel panics and some strange errors when trying to partition my disk while running through the BootCamp utility.
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-11-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,918
Posted By rosserje
I recommend purchasing a refurbished Mac. I've...

I recommend purchasing a refurbished Mac. I've purchased several Mac's for myself and clients over the past few years. Most have been refurb's. The quality is the same as purchasing new and you...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-04-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 727
Posted By rosserje
Re: Superdrive

I have never tried a pc laptop dvd burner. However, I used this:
http://www.powerbookmedic.com/Apple-SuperDrive-8x-DVD-Burner-Drive---Aluminum-or-iBook-G4-p-16592.html

It was a pain. No worse...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-28-2007, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By rosserje
I've not yet upgraded, but would recommend using...

I've not yet upgraded, but would recommend using Carbon Copy Cloner to backup your entire system prior to upgrading.

I just ordered the family pack tonight and will certainly backup prior to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2006, 10:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,255
Posted By rosserje
See, another trick I wasn't aware of. Thank you...

See, another trick I wasn't aware of. Thank you PowerBookG4. I suppose you can do that with any icon in the menubar?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2006, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,255
Posted By rosserje
Re: OS 10.4 - Modem Icon in Menu Bar

D3v1L80Y, you're the best and don't let anyone tell you otherwise. Thanks for that, although I feel like a moron now. But then again, that's how learning takes place.

I appreciate the help. ...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-23-2006, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,255
Posted By rosserje
Modem Icon in Menu Bar

I recently upgraded my iBook to a MacBook Pro. (I LOVE my MacBook Pro!) When I booted my MacBook Pro for the first time, I used the Migration Assistant to transfer everything from my iBook to the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-12-2006, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,248
Posted By rosserje
Re: Input on using a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser

I've had no troubles. However, if you are worried, then use the iKlear from the Apple Store. http://store.apple.com/1-800-MY-APPLE/WebObjects/AppleStore.woa/wa/RSLID?mco=7359194F&nplm=TK299LL%2FA
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-12-2006, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,248
Posted By rosserje
Re: Input on using a Mr. Clean Magic Eraser

I had a 12" iBook for almost 2 years. I cleaned it monthly with the Magic Eraser. It worked great! I powered the iBook down, took out the battery and scrubbed everything except the screen. It...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-25-2006, 12:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,889
Posted By rosserje
Blackberry PocketMac Software

Good news for Blackberry users!


I was a user of PocketMac for Blackberry for about a year and a half quite a while back.

I recenlty purchased a new Blackberry and was very impressed with the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-10-2006, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 876
Posted By rosserje
From MacMall ...

From MacMall
http://www.macmall.com/macmall/shop/detail~dpno~635300.asp
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-07-2006, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 876
Posted By rosserje
I've never heard of any limitations in hard drive...

I've never heard of any limitations in hard drive size for OS X. I wouldn't hesitate to put a 160Gb hard drive in an iBook. I upgraded to an 80Gb about 6 months ago. I've had no trouble. I also...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-01-2006, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,144
Posted By rosserje
Thank you for serving. Ooh Rah

Thank you for serving. Ooh Rah
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-07-2006, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,593
Posted By rosserje
I've been using the iCurve for about 3 weeks now...

I've been using the iCurve for about 3 weeks now on my 12" iBook. I absolutely love it. One thing I've really noticed is that my posture has greatly improved. I hadn't realized how hunched over I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-03-2006, 10:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 734
Posted By rosserje
I've got two books that I can recommend. ...

I've got two books that I can recommend.

First, http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/macxtigermm/
"Mac OS X: The Missing Manual, Tiger Ed."
This is a fairly detailed book on OSX. Very lengthy; 864...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2006, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,472
Posted By rosserje
I also upgraded my 30Gb ddrive to an 80Gb drive a...

I also upgraded my 30Gb ddrive to an 80Gb drive a few months ago in my 12" iBook. Took me about an hour using the ifixit.com website: http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/83.14.0.html

I used an empty ice...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-18-2006, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,727
Posted By rosserje
Re: iBook 12" SuperDrive

I'm in a similar situation. I have a 12" iBook and have been looking to upgrade to the SuperDrive. I don't know if you can pull a drive from a 14" iBook.

I have found these two sites who sell...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-10-2006, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 685
Posted By rosserje
iBook - Mac Compatible USB Wi-Fi Adapters

I've researched this quite a bit and actually found a list of compatible MAC OS compatible wireless adapters. I'll attach the link to this post.

I have used this and had success:...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-24-2005, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,065
Posted By rosserje
If you are connecting to a Microsoft remote...

If you are connecting to a Microsoft remote desktop, you can hold down the function key, then press the F1, F2, F3, etc. That works for me.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-26-2005, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
Posted By rosserje
I just visited newegg.com and mine does the same...

I just visited newegg.com and mine does the same thing. But just newegg.com; no other websites do that.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2005, 04:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 23,706
Posted By rosserje
No, I leave it on. I only let it sleep when I am...

No, I leave it on. I only let it sleep when I am traveling and it's in my laptop case.

I leave it turned on at night and have the display go to sleep after 1 hour of inactivity.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2005, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 23,706
Posted By rosserje
D3v1L80Y is absolutely right. I've had my new...

D3v1L80Y is absolutely right. I've had my new iBook for about 3 months now. For the first 2 months, I turned it off at night or anytime during the day that I wasn't using it. I was a little...
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