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Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,746
Posted By kenbrinkman
So the story is that I was doing an initial...

So the story is that I was doing an initial backup over my network to a time capsule. It needed to copy over 100GB of data and, as the manual states, "you may need to plug your computer in and leave...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2009, 02:59 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,746
Posted By kenbrinkman
Exclamation Unibody MacBook Pro Fire!

Tonight I went to bed around 12 as usual but I woke up around 1:30 smelling burning plastic. Turns out my MacBook Pro was on fire. Smoke was pouring out the seam between the unibody and bottom...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-03-2008, 11:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,998
Posted By kenbrinkman
New "Processor" Preference Pane

A while ago I installed the iPhone SDK and the FireWire SDK just to play around with. Today I was digging around in the Developer folder and I found a new "Processor" Preference Pane. It's located in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-18-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 625
Posted By kenbrinkman
MacBook DVI and AirPort Interference?

Hey Guys, is it possible that my DVI port is creating enough interference to bring down my network? It's been pretty frustrating; whenever I plug in my external samsung monitor, the network gets...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-03-2008, 12:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,512
Posted By kenbrinkman
idk, I can definitely see a difference. Maybe its...

idk, I can definitely see a difference. Maybe its a combination of my ram and the 72000rpm drive, but my OS loads in <20 seconds, my 5,000 picture iphoto library loads instantly, same with my 7gb of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-02-2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,512
Posted By kenbrinkman
that 320gb is only a 5400rpm right, won't that...

that 320gb is only a 5400rpm right, won't that thing be slow because its so big?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-02-2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,512
Posted By kenbrinkman
a long time ago you needed to buy a special mac...

a long time ago you needed to buy a special mac drive, but nowadays any drive will work. just make sure you get the right interface. I'm pretty sure all macbooks are sata drives. I just replaced mine...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-02-2008, 01:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By kenbrinkman
I'm not exactly sure, but I think it might be...

I'm not exactly sure, but I think it might be Leopard. My old mac with tiger showed the bar, but my new one with leopard skips it. there's nothing wrong though.
Forum: Archival Forum 02-02-2008, 12:51 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 15,685
Posted By kenbrinkman
My Desktop

The first is a pic I took from Death Valley, CA last year. It contrasts well with my black MacBook I think. The second is another one from Yosemite from that same trip.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-30-2008, 11:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,269
Posted By kenbrinkman
I know previous versions of the macbook couldn't...

I know previous versions of the macbook couldn't handle 4gb fully. But the new "late 2007" or Santa Rosa macbooks can utilize all 4gb. Earlier versions would display you have 4gb in the system...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-30-2008, 11:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,269
Posted By kenbrinkman
Yeah, I think I went a little overboard... but...

Yeah, I think I went a little overboard... but 2X2GB dual channel was only $79 bucks on newegg.com! Couldn't resist.

And what's virtual memory, I never fully understood it.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-27-2008, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,244
Posted By kenbrinkman
just double click them and it'll ask to install.

just double click them and it'll ask to install.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-27-2008, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 517
Posted By kenbrinkman
Can I use my iPhone earphones for Line-In?

I know that they can be used for audio, haha. But can they be used to take advantage of the mic in the earphones? I thought this would be pretty cool. I looked in the sound preferences and they...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-25-2007, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,053
Posted By kenbrinkman
Exclamation I have Time Machine over AirPort Extreme working in an awkward way...

I know other people have been successful in doing this, but I did it with a couple of weird things happening.
Here's my situation. I have a MacBook Pro and and MacBook wirelessly connected to a...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-25-2007, 05:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 5,033
Posted By kenbrinkman
Question Is there a way to stop sending an SMS message midway?

hey guys, just a quick question. Is there a way to cancel sending a sms message before it actually sends? You know how the iPhone displays the progress of it sending, but is there a way to stop it? I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-19-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By kenbrinkman
lol that was amazing

lol that was amazing
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-19-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By kenbrinkman
On the mac, I only use OS X's password service to...

On the mac, I only use OS X's password service to allow a VNC Viewer. I don't really know if this is effective enough, but so far so good.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-18-2007, 11:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By kenbrinkman
On the Mac, I'm using the build in software, but...

On the Mac, I'm using the build in software, but on the client, I run Real VNC from a flash drive because my school won't allow us to install software on the HD
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-18-2007, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 638
Posted By kenbrinkman
Talking Look What I did through VNC!

I just figured out how to set up a VNC server from my mbp and access my computer through a windows computer from anywhere. I set this up so I can be on my laptop through a computer through my school....
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-18-2007, 09:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,212
Posted By kenbrinkman
I just tried it, but no luck. I still get the...

I just tried it, but no luck. I still get the same message. Thanks, though!
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 05-18-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,212
Posted By kenbrinkman
Question iPod Nano 2g Update 1.1.3 Won't Work!!!

Just opened iTunes to find that my iPod Nano 2g has a firmware update #1.1.3 However, upon installation, I get an error message saying "The iPod 'kenbrinkman' could not be updated. An unknown error...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-19-2007, 07:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,613
Posted By kenbrinkman
Sure thing, I'm glad the support from the...

Sure thing, I'm glad the support from the community is so strong here. This is really a great site!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-19-2007, 07:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,613
Posted By kenbrinkman
Lightbulb Ok, well went to the apple store today after...

Ok, well went to the apple store today after school, this is their explaination: "The specific preference pane file was corrupted and showed up as PowerPC version, however it wasn't. Then, the system...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-18-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,613
Posted By kenbrinkman
Bought it new from apple.com, I have no idea...

Bought it new from apple.com, I have no idea where the PowerPC version came from. But, I'm bringing it to an apple store and seeing what they have to say about it. I'll keep you updated.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-18-2007, 12:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,613
Posted By kenbrinkman
Talking Ok, I'll give that a shot. I'll report back as...

Ok, I'll give that a shot. I'll report back as soon as I can. Thanks for all of your help!!!
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