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Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-14-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,022
Posted By grnvlmike
I agree... I have had small bits of shavings or...

I agree... I have had small bits of shavings or what not stuck to the magnet and kept it from making good contact. A good spray with the "air in a can" did the trick. You would be surprised what...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-10-2010, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By grnvlmike
I only slightly miss the firewire and never used...

I only slightly miss the firewire and never used the SD slot in my MBP anyway. I do have to say I feel very fortunate to have the 2.4 Macbook Aluminum..... I do not think I would have ever got a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,675
Posted By grnvlmike
The 64-bit drivers are on the snow leopard dvd.

The 64-bit drivers are on the snow leopard dvd.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By grnvlmike
Depends on the cause. I would definitely first...

Depends on the cause. I would definitely first try an external display. Apples fix all "go to" is the logic board replacement. This will at least give you some more info, for yourself and apple.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 712
Posted By grnvlmike
have you tried control-shift-eject to reset the...

have you tried control-shift-eject to reset the screen?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By grnvlmike
There are 3 possible causes... Your display...

There are 3 possible causes... Your display itself, your logic board GPU chip, or you jarred loose a ribbon cable... Is your macbook under warranty?

Also, try an external display... This will...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,722
Posted By grnvlmike
With all those programs installed under the...

With all those programs installed under the windows bootcamp, you are going to be seriously eating up some disk space. This, in turn will leave your Mac side hurting for more space. I agree with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-28-2010, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,073
Posted By grnvlmike
I bought the seagate 640 gig external, cloned my...

I bought the seagate 640 gig external, cloned my drive to the 640 and then installed that. I then took the 250 that was in my notebook and slapped it in the enclosure.

640 in my MacBook and a 250...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,176
Posted By grnvlmike
Thanks 6string... But super talent is a well...

Thanks 6string... But super talent is a well known and trusted manufacturer. They make some good stuff... But I am not sure what makes a module "apple certified"??
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,415
Posted By grnvlmike
Your connection from your wireless router to your...

Your connection from your wireless router to your computer is going to be much faster than say, sending it over the net. You are not dealing with ISP bandwidths, traffic, etc... Your first time...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,415
Posted By grnvlmike
No problem. You still won't be able to boot from...

No problem. You still won't be able to boot from it, but you can use it like a server drive. Now, you are limited to the speed of your ethernet setup, so keep that in mind also...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-26-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 802
Posted By grnvlmike
Larry, Will your company send you to a...

Larry,

Will your company send you to a class?

Integrating Mac OS X into a Windows Environment - Course 947 (http://www.learningtree.com/courses/947.htm)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,415
Posted By grnvlmike
You can get a wireless usb hub, an external hard...

You can get a wireless usb hub, an external hard drive ethernet adapter. Just search newegg, compusa, or owc for those terms. D-Link and Linksys both make a couple of options, but your looking...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 27,601
Posted By grnvlmike
You can call Apple, tell them your problem...

You can call Apple, tell them your problem regarding the drive and they will ask for the serial number of the macbook. Apple can tell from the serial number if the extended warranty is on your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,415
Posted By grnvlmike
If your wireless router has a USB, such as an...

If your wireless router has a USB, such as an Apple airport extreme, you can or set up a wireless network with an el-cheapo 2nd computer :-)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,974
Posted By grnvlmike
As rippingviper said, it could be a...

As rippingviper said, it could be a over-sensitive sudden movement sensor. If it is triggered, it will instantly park the hard drive and you will hear a "click". If you hear more than one click, of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By grnvlmike
I had MobileMe and could NEVER get everything to...

I had MobileMe and could NEVER get everything to work right. I called apple numerous times complaining and finally I had enough. I got my money back and discontinued the service. I know, not a big...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,176
Posted By grnvlmike
Advice on memory for macbook - late 2008 Aluminum Macbook 2.4

A small computer repair shop is going out of business by my house and has a couple of memory modules for sale at a great price. I am really confused about some websites that say that the DDR3 memory...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-26-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 668
Posted By grnvlmike
Bonjour for Windows...

Bonjour for Windows (http://support.apple.com/downloads/Bonjour_for_Windows)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-24-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,466
Posted By grnvlmike
Thumbs up +1.... Remember George Carlin.. "The kid...

+1....

Remember George Carlin.. "The kid who eats too many marbles doesn't grow up to have kids of their own".. Law of natural selection.. LMAO!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-24-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,096
Posted By grnvlmike
This issue should not show up on an external...

This issue should not show up on an external (meaning an external would work fine) and sometimes can be fixed by "re-seating" the ribbon cable that runs from the logic board to the display. This...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-24-2010, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 898
Posted By grnvlmike
Your "older" one was not a pro. It was a MacBook....

Your "older" one was not a pro. It was a MacBook. I have the same one except mine is the 2.4 model. Apple produced a 13" aluminum MacBook right before the 13" pro's. Same basic specs except they...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-23-2010, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By grnvlmike
I agree with the bootable backup, but that would...

I agree with the bootable backup, but that would not do olandy much good either, as he is trying to do this from a.. ummmmm.... pc.. ;-)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-23-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By grnvlmike
Try the program macdrive. You can try in for 5...

Try the program macdrive. You can try in for 5 or 7 days... and at least see and read your files from your Mac formatted drive. Also, I would highly recommend purchasing it it you share drives...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-23-2010, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By grnvlmike
1st... Is it under warranty? Always the 1st...

1st... Is it under warranty? Always the 1st choice... Does this happen with all discs or just a couple? Have you tried more than one?

2nd... You may want to get a cleaning disc. If the lens is...
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