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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 09-07-2007, 01:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 673
Posted By jedivulcan
Backlight Leakage?

I just got an iPhone refurb 4gb less than a week ago. I just noticed that when I'm using the iPhone in the dark or dimly lit place, I see a bit of the backlight leaking near the seams (where the...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-24-2007, 01:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,994
Posted By jedivulcan
Yes, they are more friendly to the environment....

Yes, they are more friendly to the environment. Don't expect Macbook's to have LED backlights until Apple can accommodate it's professional notebooks first. 17inch MBP's are still awaiting the LED...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-08-2007, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 760
Posted By jedivulcan
Require Assistance, Bad Macbook Pro, What to do?

Well, two weeks ago I got this lovely replacement Macbook Pro from Apple. The left side of the screen's backlight is darker than the left side. What do I do? I'm so ****** off right now. This is my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-05-2007, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By jedivulcan
Is there any cooling pads you specifically...

Is there any cooling pads you specifically recommend or suggest I get? I think I want to get one.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-05-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By jedivulcan
Thanks for all that D3v1L80Y. I definitely agree...

Thanks for all that D3v1L80Y. I definitely agree with you. I'm shutting off the SMCfancontrol for a while.. that thing makes me more paranoid than I need to be.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-05-2007, 02:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By jedivulcan
There are fan updates and fan control software by...

There are fan updates and fan control software by Apple out?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-01-2007, 03:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By jedivulcan
Well, I noticed two things now. The fans do not...

Well, I noticed two things now. The fans do not run at the same speed. One is always a little higher or lower than the other one when monitoring using SMCfancontrol 2.2. It creates a bit of a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-31-2007, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By jedivulcan
Battery Charge Irregularities

Hey, I was wondering. The charger is green on my MBP but the operating system will only report a 96% charge, even when I restart. A little odd since I've only used it plugged into a power socket. I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-28-2007, 02:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,035
Posted By jedivulcan
Heat, Etc

Hi! I've kind of been through trying times with Macbook Pros. Switched out from bad SuperDrives to bad hinges, to warped cases. I'm just beginning to believe that's how they are and that bad luck...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2007, 05:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By jedivulcan
I've been through FIVE broken Macbook Pro's and...

I've been through FIVE broken Macbook Pro's and about a month of hassle from Applecare. Most people would have given Apple the finger and bought a Vaio by now. The only reason that I even bothered to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2007, 04:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By jedivulcan
Oh, I'm still mad. Called them up. Never got a...

Oh, I'm still mad. Called them up. Never got a clear answer as to when anything was going to ship. Finally, they managed to tell me an order number and said that an order was placed last week. I kept...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-21-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By jedivulcan
Unhappy How Long?

How long does it usually take to receive a replacement Macbook Pro? I called them last Monday, complained, offered free upgrades, iPod, and Final Cut Studio 2. I sent it Tuesday and received a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-14-2007, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By jedivulcan
Well, I had a lot of lemon Macbook Pro's and I...

Well, I had a lot of lemon Macbook Pro's and I was given heck for the last month. I finally got everything settled. Apple was quite nice and willing to accommodate to my problem :D :)
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-14-2007, 02:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,522
Posted By jedivulcan
I don't understand what is so great about the...

I don't understand what is so great about the Santa Rosa platform and how it will exactly benefit the Macbook Pro. I can see the transition from the Core Duo to the Core 2 Duo as a step up in...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-10-2007, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By jedivulcan
Half Life 2 supports widescreen displays. I...

Half Life 2 supports widescreen displays. I haven't had any problems either. It may just be battlefield.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-09-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By jedivulcan
BootCamp Question

Does anyone else that runs XP Pro (or any version of Windows compatible with Bootcamp for that matter) experience high pitched sounds either with normal use or playing a game (Half Life 2)? It...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-06-2007, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By jedivulcan
I'm probably going to go back tomorrow when I'm...

I'm probably going to go back tomorrow when I'm around town doing errands and such. That, and I'm probably going to try a different Apple Store. It's just stupid. What's that kid got to lose? I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-05-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By jedivulcan
I ordered a return on it from Apple Store phone...

I ordered a return on it from Apple Store phone support. I went to an Apple Store Genius Bar earlier today and after spending an hour waiting past my appointment time, I was given lip service from...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-04-2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By jedivulcan
It's new. The top right corner looks a bit worn...

It's new. The top right corner looks a bit worn away and that dent. I'd ignore it but it's hard not to notice in the corner of my eye. On top of that, the screen is off center. I had it ordered...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-04-2007, 05:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By jedivulcan
Why!!!!!

I've had horrible luck with my Macbook Pro. First, the laptop wouldn't shut on one side. Send that back. Next one had a squeaky hinges and a very uneven backlight. Send that back. Now, I get this one...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-21-2007, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,795
Posted By jedivulcan
iKlear vs. Wal-Mart

Just a quick question... is there anything wrong with using regular, Wal-Mart optics lens cleaner vs. iKlear or something Apple recommended? The Wal-Mart stuff says it's alcohol free and doesn't...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-14-2007, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,106
Posted By jedivulcan
Fan Control= Potentially Harmful?

I just got done restoring my Macbook Pro. I freaked out when I could not uninstall Fan Control 1.1 and get it off my system. I also read a comment on how it (speculative of course) overwrote the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2007, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,406
Posted By jedivulcan
Question Safeguards/Protection Bad?

I have a question about the Marware Protection Pack... most notebly the palm rest protector. Can the adhesive strip any sort of aluminum coating off the Macbook Pro's casing? I'm returning it because...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By jedivulcan
Protection/Safeguards

I had it checked out by Apple... everything is green now. Thanks
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-07-2007, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 562
Posted By jedivulcan
What's a normal amount of noise this HDD is...

What's a normal amount of noise this HDD is suppose to make? It just seems loud to me. I don't have an ear for normal spinning and whatnot. The only HDD that has ever died on me was an external......
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