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Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-13-2010, 10:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By JP-ME
The Mini is a BYOKDAM product i.e. you already...

The Mini is a BYOKDAM product i.e. you already have the peripherals so why would you want another set?



Really? I have been using Windows products since 3.1 have never had a virus, software...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-12-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,445
Posted By JP-ME
Just to add balance - is OS X good - I suppose it...

Just to add balance - is OS X good - I suppose it is. Would I rate it any higher that Windows 7 - no I wouldn't. Do I like the Mini - yes. Would I rave about a Mac like a lot of the posters do on...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-08-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
Gartner still shows world market penetration at...

Gartner still shows world market penetration at around 5%. Apple are never going to break the Enterprise market as (a) they aren't interested and (b) when it comes to Enterprise whatever you may...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-08-2010, 04:02 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
As you say IYO. For me W7 is the better option...

As you say IYO. For me W7 is the better option IMO. It is perhaps your reluctance at using it that is preventing you from knowing its full potential.



You still misunderstand - I hate the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-07-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
Actually I have told a lie there as I have run...

Actually I have told a lie there as I have run the same test 3 times - one wake up was 4 seconds and the other two were 5 seconds. That's a Quad 6600 with 3 gig of RAM. Even my Laptop wakes from...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-07-2010, 06:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
You're obviously not familiar with W7 then? ...

You're obviously not familiar with W7 then?



No you don't understand I hate Laptops MBP any form of mobile computing. I have a very nice Laptop which both the wife and I never use. We always...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-07-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
I have no idea which hoops you are referring to...

I have no idea which hoops you are referring to and can only assume you are not that familiar with Windows. As for not being as polished as OS X I totally disagree, I think it's every bit as...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-07-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,367
Posted By JP-ME
. Windows 7 is a very good accomplished OS -...

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Windows 7 is a very good accomplished OS - I love the Aero glass effects and large icons it's one of the things I dislike about OS X i.e. that's it's not the same.

Not sure about buying a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-05-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,508
Posted By JP-ME
I'm entirely the opposite - I'm happy now it does...

I'm entirely the opposite - I'm happy now it does behave like Windows.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-03-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,584
Posted By JP-ME
You really shouldn't need to consider selling...

You really shouldn't need to consider selling something like an iMac for at least five years and even then only if you really need to. These are not PCs they are quality built products. It does...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-02-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,584
Posted By JP-ME
You would have to go a long long way to beat John...

You would have to go a long long way to beat John Lewis for service and or the quality of their gaurantees.

I bought a Denon Hi Fi from them a few years ago which had a two year warranty. Just...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-31-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By JP-ME
Well the BBC ran a feature on this very subject...

Well the BBC ran a feature on this very subject and reported from test labs in Europe that have highlighted the issue.

Perhaps you should contact the BBC and the Labs in question and inform them...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-30-2010, 06:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By JP-ME
As I posted earlier - July 2010 :Confused:

As I posted earlier - July 2010 :Confused:
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-30-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 659
Posted By JP-ME
With the caveat that if you do place onto DVD...

With the caveat that if you do place onto DVD media then only use quality branded disks, store in optimum conditions and re-burn every couple of years. Recent research has shown an alarming lack of...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-30-2010, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By JP-ME
July 2010 - they are currently mid-cycle

July 2010 - they are currently mid-cycle
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-30-2010, 07:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 934
Posted By JP-ME
My colleague is going to the store this weekend...

My colleague is going to the store this weekend to purchase the base model. Having extra whistles and bells is all well and good but something of a waste if you're never likely to need them. I've...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-28-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 934
Posted By JP-ME
OK thanks for that advice. He's coming from an 8...

OK thanks for that advice. He's coming from an 8 year old PC running XP and only has a 160 gig HD at present and even that only has 80 gig filled after 8 years, which is why I said storage apart as...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-28-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 934
Posted By JP-ME
Which iMac should he get?

I have been trying to advise a friend about an iMac but must confess I don't know enough about them. He is after a 21.5" iMac but doesn't know if the 3.2GHz model is worth the extra 250 GBP...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-27-2010, 05:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 19,126
Posted By JP-ME
Well I note one of your locations as being UK. ...

Well I note one of your locations as being UK. Now I shouldn't need to remind you just how slippery UK banks can be at trying to get out of their obligations. For the tiny amount of space and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-24-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 19,126
Posted By JP-ME
Not a case of whether you need it but more a case...

Not a case of whether you need it but more a case of if you decline the offer then something happens with your accounts, scam etc. I take the view that it's wiser not to give the banks any get out of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-21-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,588
Posted By JP-ME
27" iMac plus this - Sounds like a win win...

27" iMac plus this -

Sounds like a win win to me. ;P
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-21-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,759
Posted By JP-ME
Most household insurance policies will cover...

Most household insurance policies will cover accidental damage such as this, I know ours does so you have your answer, make a claim and wait for the insurance company to deliver a shiny new...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-19-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,622
Posted By JP-ME
I already wear Reactor Lights plus a tint - they...

I already wear Reactor Lights plus a tint - they don't assist.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-18-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,622
Posted By JP-ME
That's the main reason I purchased a Mac Mini. I...

That's the main reason I purchased a Mac Mini. I have auditioned the iMac's any number of times and I just can't get used to those glossy screens. Some people can tolerate them but a surprising...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By JP-ME
I tried the Magic Mouse and didn't like it one...

I tried the Magic Mouse and didn't like it one little bit, took at back and got a refund. Another vote here for the Logitech wireless mouse, streets ahead of the Apple product. So much nicer in the...
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