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Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,434
Posted By pangster
to be fair the first 27" iMac I had did have...

to be fair the first 27" iMac I had did have problems (even although it was a mid 2010 model) it still had a strong yellow hue towards the lower half of the screen - I took it back and the Apple...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 12-17-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 965
Posted By pangster
bollocks!! - there was maybe a time (a long time...

bollocks!! - there was maybe a time (a long time ago!) that might have been true.. but now there is probably little (if anything) between the failure rates of a tower and laptop drive.. the mean...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-17-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By pangster
that's where you'd be wrong.. in real world...

that's where you'd be wrong.. in real world performance the i3 is at least around 15% faster than the C2D... if you can afford it - you're definately better getting the iX chips compared to the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-03-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,234
Posted By pangster
they're really not.. and you can't really fight a...

they're really not.. and you can't really fight a crusade against people.. people are allowed to use whatever they want.. there is also no tangible proof that it does anything on the Mac - or that...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-03-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,234
Posted By pangster
lol!!! - do you work for Norton or something?

lol!!! - do you work for Norton or something?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-03-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,234
Posted By pangster
similar to what I used to use: Avast! (free)...

similar to what I used to use:

Avast! (free)
MBAM
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-03-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,588
Posted By pangster
I've never had a problem with John Lewis and only...

I've never had a problem with John Lewis and only ever heard good things about them as well.. from what I remember reading last year in the papers they also treat their staff really good as well.. so...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-30-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,603
Posted By pangster
External SATA to USB Hard Drive Enclosure

I recently switched from a Windows desktop to an iMac- which has been great!! - I opted for 1TB internal HDD and also had an external 1TB Seagate HDD (which I've now configured as a Time Machine for...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-30-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By pangster
I wouldn't worry about it if it wasn't in a...

I wouldn't worry about it if it wasn't in a prominent location.. you'd be going some to notice it on the 27" screen!! - I'm also pretty sure they have a policy r.e. dead pixels which I think you'll...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-29-2010, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 936
Posted By pangster
good choice! :)

good choice! :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-29-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 679
Posted By pangster
I recently had a similar experience.. although I...

I recently had a similar experience.. although I wanted to share my iTunes library between users so when I copied my music from my external hard drive - I put it in a shared music folder on the iMac...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-29-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,510
Posted By pangster
I made the switch from Windows PC to iMac...

I made the switch from Windows PC to iMac recently and haven't looked back.. I couldn't really justify getting the i7 (or i5 for that matter) for what I use it for so opted for the i3 instead and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-27-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 699
Posted By pangster
Thumbs up thanks for the replies!!! the Finder - Burn...

thanks for the replies!!!

the Finder - Burn approach worked fine! :)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-25-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,151
Posted By pangster
I personally think limiting FT to WiFi just now...

I personally think limiting FT to WiFi just now is a wise move as video calling (even on 3G) isn't up to scratch yet.. As for Skype - then this is ok apart from busy times where it lags and becomes...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-25-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 699
Posted By pangster
Burning CD/DVD's

What's the best way to burn files on my iMac to CD/DVD?? Is there a programme that comes free/built into Mac OS X??? On my Windows PC I use Nero... Is there something similar for the Mac??
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-22-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 535
Posted By pangster
i'd personally go for the iMac if you don't need...

i'd personally go for the iMac if you don't need portability.. I've just recently bought a 27" iMac to replace my old XP desktop and absolutely love it!!.. although I do have an HP Mini 110 notebook...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2010, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By pangster
Cool!! - that was lucky!! - funny as these things...

Cool!! - that was lucky!! - funny as these things never happen to me.. I'm normally the one who just missed out!!! LOL!!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2010, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By pangster
Cheap upgraded software

As a relatively new switcher - I've been pleasantly surprised at being upgraded to the latest versions of software for not too much money..

I bought Mac Office 2008 and have received...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,151
Posted By pangster
only works with FaceTime as far as I can tell -...

only works with FaceTime as far as I can tell - be that on the Mac, iPhone, iPod Touch etc..
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-21-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,941
Posted By pangster
muwahahahaha!!! ...

muwahahahaha!!!

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_Jg45wHnyRho/TCj1RXyTZQI/AAAAAAAAApI/04WmQrTUBXA/s1600/lion-in-snow.jpg
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,009
Posted By pangster
opted for the upgrade to iLife 11 yesterday for...

opted for the upgrade to iLife 11 yesterday for 6.95 and will confirm when I receive it! - just received shipping confirmation today!..
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-21-2010, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,151
Posted By pangster
I downloaded FaceTime beta for the Mac yesterday...

I downloaded FaceTime beta for the Mac yesterday and tried it out calling an iPhone 4 and it worked very well!... very slick and the quality is good! :) - very happy user here!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-21-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,941
Posted By pangster
I think it looks good!! watched the presentation...

I think it looks good!! watched the presentation yesterday.. but I might just wait until they bring out Snow Lion! LOL!!!...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-21-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 911
Posted By pangster
thought I should update this.. went into the...

thought I should update this.. went into the Buchanan Street Apple Retail Store in Glasgow and they swapped it over no problem at all.. I was in and out in 10 minutes. My new iMac was built in the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-21-2010, 02:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,493
Posted By pangster
PeerGuardian might also be one to consider..

PeerGuardian might also be one to consider..
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