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Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-20-2008, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By musicforme
Congrats on your new Pro! I made the switch from...

Congrats on your new Pro! I made the switch from the PC to a Pro this past week too and absolutely loving it.

I completely forgot about being able to transfer via Bluetooth from the computer to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-18-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By musicforme
My roots in Texas go back as far as the late...

My roots in Texas go back as far as the late 1800s. My Dad's family was one of the first in Burleson (yes, hometown of the first winner of American Idol).



When I was hooking up the Pro that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-18-2008, 12:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By musicforme
New Switcher: Go Big or Go Home!

A little bit about my background, my computer experience goes back to first using a Commodore 64 when I was in 5th grade, and getting one of my own in the 6th grade (somewhere around 1985). I later...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-24-2007, 12:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,259
Posted By musicforme
Most people are behind a firewall, or firewall...

Most people are behind a firewall, or firewall like device such as a NAT provided by their router. It is my experience that few people directly connect to the Internet with a public IP address. A...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-27-2007, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 777
Posted By musicforme
Unless the PC has a gigabit Ethernet card, the OP...

Unless the PC has a gigabit Ethernet card, the OP is limited to a 100 mbit connection. I believe that Firewire runs at 400 mbit.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-08-2007, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 695
Posted By musicforme
I did a Google search and found this...

I did a Google search and found this (http://xlr8yourmac.com/archives/may07/052907.html).

In short, it appears to work in the Mac Pro. I'll definitely keep this in mind when I get my first Mac...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-03-2007, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,229
Posted By musicforme
Are you thinking about getting the 4 gigs of ram...

Are you thinking about getting the 4 gigs of ram from Apple or another place such as Crucial.com?

If you didn't compare memory prices from other sources, you might be able to get both of them for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-09-2007, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By musicforme
While I don't own a Mac Pro (yet), plan to by end...

While I don't own a Mac Pro (yet), plan to by end of summer I thought I'd share my decision process in going for the Pro.

1) I want a machine that can grow with me over time. Like others have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-30-2007, 08:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,850
Posted By musicforme
I don't see it mentioned much here in the forums,...

I don't see it mentioned much here in the forums, but look into Apple's ADC Student Membership (http://developer.apple.com/products/student.html). I found about it via a Google search and some...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-23-2007, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 593
Posted By musicforme
Per this...

Per this (http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/systemsetup/xbox360/accessories/wirelessnetworkadapter.htm) link, the 360 adapter can handle WPA encryption. A WEP key can be cracked literally in minutes...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-17-2007, 09:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,180
Posted By musicforme
You could always buy a SD Card that has a built...

You could always buy a SD Card that has a built in USB adapter. I plan on buying one in the not too distant future.

http://www.dpreview.com/news/0501/05010606sandisksdflip.asp
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-16-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,153
Posted By musicforme
I've been doing a lot of researching on Macs...

I've been doing a lot of researching on Macs before buying one later this year.

I'm working from memory, so excuse me if I'm incorrect in any of this data. I found the following places will do...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-13-2007, 12:55 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 5,890
Posted By musicforme
The delay in Leopard will likely delay me buying...

The delay in Leopard will likely delay me buying my first Mac this summer. I was planning on buying a Mac once my wife goes back to work in August. With Leopard delayed until October, I think I'd...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 13,987
Posted By musicforme
Windows does handle the cut and copy commands...

Windows does handle the cut and copy commands differently from a permissions perspective.

It has been a while since I took my MCSE exams on Windows NT and 2000, but I recall that when you cut, the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-06-2007, 12:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,158
Posted By musicforme
This sounds exactly like a routing problem. Do...

This sounds exactly like a routing problem. Do some google searches on how to set a static route to your SB3. You'll need to know the ip address of it before you can set the route though.

Is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-05-2007, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,158
Posted By musicforme
I believe the Mac Pro comes with two Ethernet...

I believe the Mac Pro comes with two Ethernet ports built in. Based on him having his Pro for 3 weeks, that is probably the case.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-05-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,158
Posted By musicforme
I don't have a Mac yet, but have experienced...

I don't have a Mac yet, but have experienced similar issues on servers at work that have multiple network cards.

It sounds like the routing table in the OS is sending the traffic out the wrong...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 04-02-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By musicforme
I've never programmed in this language, but have...

I've never programmed in this language, but have some experience in VB.net and Java.

I wonder if time = CFAbsoluteTimeGetCurrent() shouldn't be time = CFAbsoluteTime.GetCurrent()

Note the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-30-2007, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 791
Posted By musicforme
While I haven't owned a Seagate hard drive in...

While I haven't owned a Seagate hard drive in about 15 years, I hear they have the longest warranty at 5 years.

When the time comes for me to buy a hard drive in the future Seagate will be on my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-23-2007, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By musicforme
I completed a Masters of Science in Information...

I completed a Masters of Science in Information Technology in Fall 2005 and working on my MBA and hopefully finish in 2008.

I already own a HP 17" laptop (more like a desktop replacement, the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-23-2007, 10:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By musicforme
Help Me Pick The Right Mac

I plan on switching to a Mac in the next couple of months (probably end of July when my wife returns from maternity leave.

I'm doing a lot of research on the various models to determine what would...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-21-2007, 11:23 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,692
Posted By musicforme
I don't own a Mac yet, but below is why I plan on...

I don't own a Mac yet, but below is why I plan on buying one hopefully in the next four or five months.

1) I first owned a PC in 1991 after selling my Commodore Amiga 500. From that time until...
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