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Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-20-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,309
Posted By Deckyon
That is why I carry...

That is why I carry...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-19-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,309
Posted By Deckyon
Amazon has them for less. I saw it for $195. ...

Amazon has them for less. I saw it for $195. That is actually reasonable, especially for Pelican Gear. I have some of there boxes for my camera and telescope equipment. They are top notch.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-19-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,309
Posted By Deckyon
Could not see the first post earlier. Still,...

Could not see the first post earlier.

Still, "customer expectations" are too high anymore. Especially on "protection" items. You HAVE to look to see if they either guarantee their product to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-19-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,309
Posted By Deckyon
The only reason I have a sleeve is to protect...

The only reason I have a sleeve is to protect against scratches during travel. For the actual handling of the laptop, I have to rely on myself being careful. Sucks yours broke, but it comes down to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-15-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 902
Posted By Deckyon
I have found that there are people who will have...

I have found that there are people who will have issues on ANY computer, regardless of make or OS. They are just idiots.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-04-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By Deckyon
One of the main reasons I have not upgraded yet. ...

One of the main reasons I have not upgraded yet. I would love a 17" Retina. However, this workhorse of mine is still running as good as when I bought it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-29-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 712
Posted By Deckyon
Cannot buy from iTunes Store in iTunes after updates.

I am running the latest version of iTunes and OSX. Everything was fine until then.

I went to purchase a movie from within iTunes and as soon as I hit Buy, iTunes locked up and would no longer...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-23-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 513
Posted By Deckyon
Large amounts of photos, get an external hard...

Large amounts of photos, get an external hard drive. I have my iPhoto and Aperture apps pointed to a WD NAS drive (4TB) hooked up on my network for all my photos and videos.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-15-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,532
Posted By Deckyon
Unless he was referring to Journaled...

Unless he was referring to Journaled...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-15-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,532
Posted By Deckyon
I have a mix of drives at home and in my bag. ...

I have a mix of drives at home and in my bag.

WD 2 TB hanging off my APExtreme for my MBP Time Machine
WD 4 TB NAS hanging off the APExtreme for my video and photo libraries (not iTunes)
WD 1 TB...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-14-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Deckyon
That's why I would wait on the next refresh.

That's why I would wait on the next refresh.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-14-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By Deckyon
I have the 17" MBP. Seeing as they dont have...

I have the 17" MBP. Seeing as they dont have that one any longer, I would default to the Retina. I want as much screen real estate as possible. However, I would wait for the next release, even if...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-10-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,671
Posted By Deckyon
I have 2. listed in my signature. The Mini...

I have 2. listed in my signature.

The Mini is my media center. overkill, but man it works nice with my iPad, iPhone and both Apple TVs. I also use it to backup my DVDs into iTunes.

My MBP is...
Forum: Movies and Video 10-04-2013, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,255
Posted By Deckyon
I would also say iMovie. especially if you are...

I would also say iMovie. especially if you are wanting to compare Windows Movie Maker.

I would also recommend an app (from the Mac app store) called Camcorder Video Converter which right now is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-26-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,497
Posted By Deckyon
instead of changing the font size, you should...

instead of changing the font size, you should just zoom the browser by going to the menu and then View, then Zoom In/Out. changing font size can effect how the pages render on the screen if they...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-23-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,566
Posted By Deckyon
It comes down to how much gaming is a priority. ...

It comes down to how much gaming is a priority. If it is a huge priority, get a different machine later down the road for gaming. I dont think you will be happy with the vid settings you would need...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-04-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,245
Posted By Deckyon
OpenOffice will have the same compatibility...

OpenOffice will have the same compatibility issues you have with your existing Apple apps.

Office for Mac is a great product. more stable than the Windows counterpart. There are no compatibility...
Forum: Movies and Video 09-04-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,246
Posted By Deckyon
You will get the best results searching "iPad...

You will get the best results searching "iPad Mini Tripod Mount" on Amazon. There are plenty. I have a mount for my iPhone, but not my iPad, I never really consider it a camera, just too big.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-30-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,219
Posted By Deckyon
I cant complain about my MBP. Bought it almost 3...

I cant complain about my MBP. Bought it almost 3 years ago, still only takes about 30 seconds to boot up from cold to firing off the first app. I have never (knock on wood) had to reimage or...
Forum: Apple TV 08-23-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,510
Posted By Deckyon
I just use the built in screen sharing, no extra...

I just use the built in screen sharing, no extra cost. As for being hidden away, connect once, the make an alias to it. That is how mine is set up. And yes, I have a newer one.
Forum: Apple TV 08-23-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,510
Posted By Deckyon
I use my mini with iTunes running all the time...

I use my mini with iTunes running all the time for my Apple TV. I have my entire iTunes library on an external drive and there are no issues streaming. I dont even have a monitor hooked up to the...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-01-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 988
Posted By Deckyon
You can't just plug in a BT dongle. If the...

You can't just plug in a BT dongle. If the stereo console doesnt specifically state it is a BT console, it isnt going to happen without paying for a huge upgrade that gets put in behind the stereo...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 08-01-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 988
Posted By Deckyon
IF the car has BT already available, the iPhone...

IF the car has BT already available, the iPhone can send its audio (once paired) to the car's stereo. I do this every day of my life. I have an Alpine system in my car, and can control the iPhone...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-25-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,900
Posted By Deckyon
Crossover + IE7 works fine. Winebottler + IE7...

Crossover + IE7 works fine. Winebottler + IE7 also works fine.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-21-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,064
Posted By Deckyon
as with any computer. get the best you can...

as with any computer. get the best you can afford. Since the GPU and CPU cannot be upgraded, focus the money on them. the HDD and RAM are able to be upgraded after the fact.
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