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Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-22-2009, 09:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By Calcium
Thanks for the replies. Applecare for my Macbook...

Thanks for the replies. Applecare for my Macbook will cost $249. I was looking up Applecare on eBay, and some are selling it for as low as $75. Anyone have experience buying this product from...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2009, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 915
Posted By Calcium
Late 2008 Macbook Aluminum, buy Apple care?

Hey guys. I've had my late 2008 macbook alum for almost a year now, and I was wondering if owners of this model have shelled out the cash to buy 2 additional years of warranty via Apple Care. So...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-04-2009, 06:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,837
Posted By Calcium
New Macbook Pro, 2009 Temperature Question

Just got the new Macbook Pro 2009 13". While running certain games, the temperature got up to 94 or so Celsius according to iStat pro, which is significantly hotter than my Late 2008 13" Macbook,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-07-2009, 01:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,919
Posted By Calcium
Best way to learn Photoshop or Seashore

Hi guys. I was wondering if any photoshop or seashore users out there have any good online resources that I can use to learn the ins and outs of utilizing these programs. I used photoshop back when...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-13-2009, 01:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 532
Posted By Calcium
Chill Mat for Mac

Hey guys. I just got the Targus Chill Mat for Mac notebook cooler, and I was wondering if anyone could chime in on the temperature differences they've experienced using this fan. My gaming...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-21-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,169
Posted By Calcium
Cooling pad for new aluminum macbook

Any suggestions on a cooling pad for the alum macbook, to be used while gaming? Temps run up to 79 celsius, and just wanted something to lower the temp a bit. I noticed that the underside has no...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-13-2008, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,773
Posted By Calcium
I bought a Tucano on Amazon, and I personally...

I bought a Tucano on Amazon, and I personally think the fit is great. It also has a little protective part so that the zipper can't scratch the macbook while it's inside. Give it a look.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2008, 11:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,476
Posted By Calcium
My full charge capacity is only 4063 compared to...

My full charge capacity is only 4063 compared to all of yours
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2008, 04:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,717
Posted By Calcium
The computer locked up while playing a game, and...

The computer locked up while playing a game, and I had to shut down by holding the power button for like 7 seconds. Was just wondering if that might cause some sort of issue or anything. Did the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,717
Posted By Calcium
Holding power button to shutdown

Does this harm the computer in any way?
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-24-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 925
Posted By Calcium
Thanks for the opinion guys. Is the current iMac...

Thanks for the opinion guys. Is the current iMac pretty recent, or is it due for a revision soon (as Apple tends to do often?)
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-24-2008, 02:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 925
Posted By Calcium
iMac vs Mac Mini

Hi guys. I'm a recent Mac convert, and I love my new aluminum Macbook and Leopard. My parents are pretty computer illiterate, and they recently destroyed their computer with adware and viruses. I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-23-2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,531
Posted By Calcium
Go to the apple website, browse under widgets,...

Go to the apple website, browse under widgets, then download iStat pro or iStat nano. Access it via dashboard. You can do this via your dock or using F4 on the new alum macbooks. Hope this helps.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2008, 01:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,122
Posted By Calcium
Asked a few people on this forum, and they're...

Asked a few people on this forum, and they're experiencing the same thing. I found that the speakers are positioned strangely: the "left" speaker is centered, while the right speaker is placed where...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-19-2008, 11:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,122
Posted By Calcium
It's true for any sound, whether it be from...

It's true for any sound, whether it be from youtube or a music cd. I went into system preferences and moved the left right slider around, and the left does sound a bit less robust then the right...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-19-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,122
Posted By Calcium
Speaker Imbalance towards the right

Anyone notice that sound coming from the new macbook is unbalanced towards the right side? Noticed it today when I was listening to my favorite song, Sultans of Swing by Dire Straits on YouTube. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-18-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,767
Posted By Calcium
Mac Aluminum Keyboard cloth/liner

Hey guys. I'm looking to buy something that will cover my keyoard so that when I close the laptop I won't get any smudges/key scratches on my display. I saw in the Apple store that Marware sells a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-13-2008, 12:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By Calcium
For those who exchanged their Macbook withint 14 days

Hi guys. I want to exchange my Macbook for another one due to various problems I've had with it. If I'm still within the 14 day period, will Apple give me a brand new machine? Also, for those who...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2008, 08:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,027
Posted By Calcium
Np. Just to let you know, this isn't a "fix" at...

Np. Just to let you know, this isn't a "fix" at all, it's more a workaround. I'm definitely taking my laptop in to Apple to have them replace it, since the noise gives me the craziest headache now...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2008, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,027
Posted By Calcium
I tried QuietMBP, and it worked in completely...

I tried QuietMBP, and it worked in completely eliminating the CPU buzz/whine. I dropped the slider all the way to the left until it disappeared. It's interesting the spectrum of noise that the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-11-2008, 02:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,011
Posted By Calcium
http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/apple-notebooks/1...

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/apple-notebooks/129366-new-macbook-alum-buzzing.html#post755085

I have a similar thread, but not sure if you're experiencing the same thing. Hope it helps if you...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-11-2008, 02:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,027
Posted By Calcium
macosxhints.com - Reduce buzzing in certain...

macosxhints.com - Reduce buzzing in certain MacBook and MacBook Pros (http://www.macosxhints.com/article.php?story=20070822151058648)

Found this link on the subject.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,027
Posted By Calcium
So in a quiet room, if you put your ear close to...

So in a quiet room, if you put your ear close to the keyboard, you hear nothing? I heard a small buzz/static electrical noise.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-09-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 13,948
Posted By Calcium
I was playing dota yesterday, and after 1.5 hrs...

I was playing dota yesterday, and after 1.5 hrs of playing my game started lagging badly then froze completely, requiring me to reboot using the power button. I tried playing single player for the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-08-2008, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,034
Posted By Calcium
Late 2008 Macbook Sleep Issues

So yesterday I've experienced the sleep issue that some people on this board have been talking about. You put the macbook to sleep, but it randomly wakes up on its own. After some research online...
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