New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus • Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts • Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.13 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: pigoo3
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography Today, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By pigoo3
You shouldn't have any problems with the Apple...

You shouldn't have any problems with the Apple battery. Batteries in laptops are a consumable item…just like tires/tyres are a consumable item with an automobile. So eventually the battery will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 02:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By pigoo3
Another excellent suggestion chas_m.:) Those PPC...

Another excellent suggestion chas_m.:) Those PPC apps have certainly got to be getting old/"tired".

@OP: I know that upgrading apps can be expensive. But they are getting older (8+ years in...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography Today, 02:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By pigoo3
Again…we're back to the portability question. ...

Again…we're back to the portability question. But if they are the same price…and you don't need portability…then the iMac is probably the better computer (better graphics hardware, higher max. ram)....
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By pigoo3
I've heard of this as well. - Nick

I've heard of this as well.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By pigoo3
We don't discuss or condone this sort of thing at...

We don't discuss or condone this sort of thing at Mac-Forums. Just pay Apple $19.99 for an honest to goodness legal copy of Snow Leopard.:)

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard - Apple Store (U.S.)...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By pigoo3
Great suggestion Slydude!:) - Nick

Great suggestion Slydude!:)

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 243
Posted By pigoo3
For what it's worth. I don't think newer MacBook...

For what it's worth. I don't think newer MacBook Pro's have backlights anymore. Newer LED displays don't have backlights.

The problem could be a bad/worn video cable.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 267
Posted By pigoo3
Not that I'm aware of. OS 10.6.8 with Rosetta...

Not that I'm aware of. OS 10.6.8 with Rosetta installed was the last Mac OS version to support PPC apps.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By pigoo3
Seems like it!:( - Nick

Seems like it!:(

- Nick
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography Yesterday, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By pigoo3
It will handle a 27" monitor just fine...I have...

It will handle a 27" monitor just fine...I have my MacBook Pro hooked up to a 30" monitor.

Specs on current MacBook Pro's...it actually says..."This model supports a simultaneous maximum...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 04:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By pigoo3
Do I get a 2nd chance (3rd, 4th, or 5th,...

Do I get a 2nd chance (3rd, 4th, or 5th, etc.)...or is it only one thought/member??;)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By pigoo3
Ahh...ok. Makes sense.:) - Nick

Ahh...ok. Makes sense.:)

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 03:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 496
Posted By pigoo3
Not seeing a photo on my computer. I mean it...

Not seeing a photo on my computer. I mean it does say "Pic" and a box where the photo would be. Maybe there's something wrong with the link or where the photo is being hosted.

- Nick
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography Yesterday, 03:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 493
Posted By pigoo3
To make things much easier...the first thing to...

To make things much easier...the first thing to decide on is the need for portability. You either need or don't need the portability of a laptop. Decide on this...and it narrows the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By pigoo3
Just to be sure...did you actually empty the...

Just to be sure...did you actually empty the trash...or is it still sitting in there (it's happened before)??;)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By pigoo3
Reading articles about Safari issues probably is...

Reading articles about Safari issues probably is a great way to avoid eating doughnuts (or extra calories in general).

My wife has diabetes (Type 2)…she has to inject insulin once/day (she...
Forum: Security Awareness Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By pigoo3
You're welcome.:) - Nick

You're welcome.:)

- Nick
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 01:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 187
Posted By pigoo3
Many Apple replacement parts fall into this...

Many Apple replacement parts fall into this category. Identify exactly what power supply you need (part number)…then keep searching eBay for a used replacement.

Sometimes you can come across...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 496
Posted By pigoo3
Hey…if returning the $2500 computer will help you...

Hey…if returning the $2500 computer will help you feel better about things…I completely understand that need. And (as far as I know)…Apple's 14 day return policy is "no questions asked". So this...
Forum: Security Awareness Yesterday, 01:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By pigoo3
In the current Mac virus threat environment…the...

In the current Mac virus threat environment…the short answer…yes!



Short answer (IMHO)..yes. They're mostly preying on consumer fears. Especially preying on the fears of former Windows users...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By pigoo3
If I'm understanding this correctly…this is just...

If I'm understanding this correctly…this is just a preference setting. Go to:

- the Finder (desktop)
- click on the "Finder" drop down menu
- choose "Preferences"
- then select (check) all...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By pigoo3
You know what I mean…eating snacks that you are...

You know what I mean…eating snacks that you are "allowed" to eat.:)

According to a couple articles I just read. Diabetics can eat doughnuts…you just gotta take an extra shot of insulin!:)

-...
Forum: Security Awareness Yesterday, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 197
Posted By pigoo3
Two things: 1. Please give this thread a...

Two things:

1. Please give this thread a read:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/security-awareness/308337-best-antivirus-mac.html

2. Thread moved to better sub-forum (Security Awareness...
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 01:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 590
Posted By pigoo3
If you're talking about the Apple Time...

If you're talking about the Apple Time Capsule…you really don't need this (very expensive). Any external hard drive will do. Then you can use a number of different methods to backup important...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 12:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By pigoo3
Do you mean other than eating doughnuts??;) ...

Do you mean other than eating doughnuts??;)

- Nick
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:39 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?