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Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-04-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 574
Posted By NyoGoat
Windows disk partition

So I installed windows 7 on a 40 GB partition on my mac (3.06 GHz intel Core 2 Duo 4 gb ram) I now want to expand that partition. I have a legitimate copy of windows but I have misplaced my key,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-17-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 755
Posted By NyoGoat
Also, will a wireless PC keyboard be able to sync...

Also, will a wireless PC keyboard be able to sync to the mac the same?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-17-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 755
Posted By NyoGoat
Will those other commands work when i'm running...

Will those other commands work when i'm running in windows 7 which I have set up as a dual boot?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-17-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 755
Posted By NyoGoat
keyboard

So this might be a dumb question. I want to get a more ergonomic keyboard for my mac, so when I pick up a USB keyboard that doesn't have an eject button because it was made for PC, how do I eject my...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-06-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By NyoGoat
Nevermind, my system was just freaking out.

Nevermind, my system was just freaking out.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-06-2011, 01:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By NyoGoat
What happened to mine then? I allowed an...

What happened to mine then? I allowed an automatic update and afterwards they were gone. I now have Version 5.1 (6534.50)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-06-2011, 12:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 720
Posted By NyoGoat
Safari tabs

What gives? They took off the button to close a tab, now I have to right click and close it. Annoying? yes
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-09-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 486
Posted By NyoGoat
iMac disc drive

Is it just me or does it seem like the disc drive in the iMac is cheap? It's loud and has a hard time reading discs, particularly if its warmed up from reading a disc already. What gives?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-29-2010, 06:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 331
Posted By NyoGoat
Serial to USB

I picked up a serial to USB converter from ebay (http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=330404225158&ssPageName=ADME:X:RTQ:US:1123) and it doesn't have mac drivers. I tried these ones...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-12-2010, 03:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By NyoGoat
I didn't think my card was that out of date, I...

I didn't think my card was that out of date, I bought the mac new in february. I have an ATI Radeon HD 4670
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-11-2010, 11:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By NyoGoat
I have 12.2.7, so maybe i'll try the update. I...

I have 12.2.7, so maybe i'll try the update. I have an iMac, 3.06 GHz intel core 2 duo with 4 GB ram 665 gigs free on my terabyte hard drive. I am copying graphs that I made in excel.

Why does...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-10-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By NyoGoat
Why is office so slow!

I have mac office 2008. Whenever I copy an image from excel into word it takes from 60 to 90 seconds of frozen office to import the image, and it will sometimes crash while trying. What gives?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-05-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By NyoGoat
I'm considering hosting my own so that it's...

I'm considering hosting my own so that it's cheaper (only have to pay $10 a year for the domain), and also so that I can play with the back end more just to figure out how things work. I'm in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-04-2010, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 398
Posted By NyoGoat
iWeb

How much processor power does it take to host a website from my mac? will it slow me down a lot? I have an iMac Intel Core 2 Duo 3.06 GHz and 4 GB ram. I want to host a blog, and in all honesty I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-18-2010, 02:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
Maybe Mac Office 2008 equation editor just isn't...

Maybe Mac Office 2008 equation editor just isn't compatible with Office 2010. I worked on a report on a PC at the school, then opened it up here and finished it, except for the equations because I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
To be honest, the tipping point was Mac Office...

To be honest, the tipping point was Mac Office 2008. I have been ok running my other needed programs in a virtual box, but excel is quirky and annoying, and then the lack of equation editor threw me...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-14-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
You guy's are missing the point. The question...

You guy's are missing the point. The question wasn't whether or not I should buy another computer. I was lamenting that I liked the mac but it wasn't useful for what I need, so I will be phasing it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-13-2010, 04:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
I do have bootcamp installed. I feel funny...

I do have bootcamp installed. I feel funny having my fancy mac boot into windows all the time. I could have built a similar or better spec'ed pc for less, so it kind of feels like buying a fancy...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-12-2010, 12:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
Bootcamp is great and all, but I realized that...

Bootcamp is great and all, but I realized that every time I sit at my computer I open windows, and that kind of defeats the purpose I think. It's more hassle to try and switch back to the mac just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-11-2010, 02:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,516
Posted By NyoGoat
too bad

I hate to say it, but i'm considering going back to a PC. I do like the mac, it works great I like working on it. But I have a few complaints that are just frustrating enough.

Office 2008 works...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-02-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By NyoGoat
Octave

I installed octave and gnuplot from a package that somebody built. I can't find where I got them now. I can't get octave to show a plot, I guess it's not using gnuplot. Can somebody help me set it...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-18-2010, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,627
Posted By NyoGoat
Thanks! I will give it a try and hopefully it...

Thanks! I will give it a try and hopefully it will fix it
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-16-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,627
Posted By NyoGoat
Virtual Box Seamless mode

I have virtual box set up with windows 7. They recently updated so it can support 2 monitors now, but that changed seamless mode. Now I when I run in seamless mode it completely blocks my mac...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-12-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 802
Posted By NyoGoat
I did download the mac install files and tried to...

I did download the mac install files and tried to follow the instructions on the download page, it didn't work. I googled and tried to follow a paper written by somebody on how to do it because it's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-12-2010, 03:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 802
Posted By NyoGoat
CEA software

Has anybody here installed the CEA software from NASA? I am using it for school, it has a mac install but I cannot get it to work. Right now i'm forced to use it in a windows virtual box, and I...
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