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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 02-07-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 750
Posted By scottmcp432
I just got off the phone with Tim, he says you're...

I just got off the phone with Tim, he says you're screwed. ;P JK, I've been watching the trollbox on BTC-e all day.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-25-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 549
Posted By scottmcp432
Merry Christmas All! It's a sincere pleasure...

Merry Christmas All! It's a sincere pleasure being a member of these forums and celebrating Christmas with Ya!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-09-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 542
Posted By scottmcp432
May I ask why you are wanting to use XP instead...

May I ask why you are wanting to use XP instead of 7? Microsoft is ending all support for XP in 2014. Win 7 is scheduled to continue receiving updates/support until 2020.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-06-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By scottmcp432
It's normal and nothing to worry about. You do...

It's normal and nothing to worry about. You do not use it on top of a bedspread, comforter or similar surface do you?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-06-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 781
Posted By scottmcp432
Even BNIB, a 4 year old MBP will likely be...

Even BNIB, a 4 year old MBP will likely be needing a new battery in a very short while.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-05-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 943
Posted By scottmcp432
Windows 7 gets my vote and believe me, it will...

Windows 7 gets my vote and believe me, it will run light years better on your MBP than it will on ANY " cheap used PC laptop". Win 7 is what Vista should have been and has matured into Redmonds best...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-24-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 780
Posted By scottmcp432
You can use the OEM version but will not be able...

You can use the OEM version but will not be able to use Microsoft tech support in the event of a problem.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-23-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By scottmcp432
What if he is running some flavor of Windows via...

What if he is running some flavor of Windows via Bootcamp?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-18-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By scottmcp432
You may be able to change the amount of "shared"...

You may be able to change the amount of "shared" system memory that your GPU can use but you cannot increase the amount of dedicated GDDR5 memory above the 1GB your GPU currently has. What...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-23-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 946
Posted By scottmcp432
The 13" would be my choice. The Intel Iris 5100...

The 13" would be my choice. The Intel Iris 5100 should be more than sufficient for your needs unless you plan on gaming on the machine. The Haswell i5 in the 13" is far more power efficient than the...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-14-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,228
Posted By scottmcp432
Disks? Might I ask where you got your copy of...

Disks? Might I ask where you got your copy of Win7?
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-11-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,221
Posted By scottmcp432
I may be wrong but I believe that Photoshop,...

I may be wrong but I believe that Photoshop, After Effects and the like tend to be more CPU, rather than GPU, intensive. Any gains from a going with a workstation card would be negligible. Certainly...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-29-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,040
Posted By scottmcp432
he has to be talking about Final fantasy 14:ARR. ...

he has to be talking about Final fantasy 14:ARR.




Have you tried the official Square Enix forums? If, as I suspect, you are playing FF14 the 650m may not be up to the task. My 670 sli just...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-15-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 699
Posted By scottmcp432
Definitely get the WD. Their customer service is...

Definitely get the WD. Their customer service is exemplary. I RMA'ed a 1TB Passport Essential SE external HDD to WD and had the replacement drive 6 days after shipping the dead unit.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-30-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,019
Posted By scottmcp432
Don't forget honey, the more it burns the more...

Don't forget honey, the more it burns the more you have to add.

Needs a bit more..... (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pv08_ueBv0&t=0m5s)
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-27-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 743
Posted By scottmcp432
There are a few 16 GB modules produced but they...

There are a few 16 GB modules produced but they are ridiculously expensive. Here is one example.

Kingston 16GB DDR3 SDRAM Memory Module...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-26-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,235
Posted By scottmcp432
Always a pleasure to help, the difference in...

Always a pleasure to help, the difference in performance will be HUGE!
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-26-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,235
Posted By scottmcp432
Okay, Your Mac Pro has "two PCIe x4 expansion...

Okay, Your Mac Pro has "two PCIe x4 expansion slots and two PCIe 2.0 x16 expansion slots (in the default confugration one PCIe 2.0 x16 slot is occupied by the graphics card)".

All of the latest...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-26-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,235
Posted By scottmcp432
Anything over 2GB on any Nvidia card short of the...

Anything over 2GB on any Nvidia card short of the 780 or Titan is a marketing gimmick.
GTX 670 2GB vs 4GB...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-10-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By scottmcp432
Erp, think I'm going to be sick.

Erp, think I'm going to be sick.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-07-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,721
Posted By scottmcp432
MechanicalKeyboards.com...

MechanicalKeyboards.com (http://mechanicalkeyboards.com/shop/index.php?l=product_list&c=36) is where you want to look for Mac compatible keyboards that will suit your needs. Granted, a full...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-01-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,235
Posted By scottmcp432
How about the EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Mac Edition...

How about the EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Mac Edition 2GB (http://www.evga.com/articles/00730/)? I run GTX 670 sli in my gaming rig and they are well worth it. That 680 is no slouch either :)

Edit- If...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-25-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,068
Posted By scottmcp432
What games are you playing?

What games are you playing?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-14-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,796
Posted By scottmcp432
Are you checking your ping through a browser or...

Are you checking your ping through a browser or is this an in game issue? I can't see where high ping would be a problem outside of competitive multi-player gaming. If, on the offhand chance that it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-23-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 629
Posted By scottmcp432
Try getting rid of it with Appzapper...

Try getting rid of it with Appzapper (http://appzapper.com/). I found it very useful for getting rid of every file associated with some iTunes add-on a year or so ago. Has a free trial so it is worth...
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