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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-23-2015, 02:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 226
Posted By Mr. D
Free/Open Source photo editor

I need to buy a new Mac Laptop, but I will lose both Photoshop & Word when I go to an OS above 10.8.6. I'd like to find Open Source or free versions that replace them. Both applications do far more...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-12-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 260
Posted By Mr. D
MacBook for 10.8.6

I want to buy the "most recent' super clean 13" Laptop that will run well on OS 10 6.8. Does anyone know that most recent models that can use 10.6.8. I don't want to spend the money to upgrade lots...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-21-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 300
Posted By Mr. D
Uploading photos from iPhoto to iPhone

Did I have a stroke?

1. I've been uploading photos from iPhoto to my iPhone for years. I often used them for Wallpaper on the iPhone. I reset my iPhone because of some problems & now I cannot...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-21-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
Surprisingly, I loved the way it looked, but...

Surprisingly, I loved the way it looked, but found I don't like driving station wagons! Sold it!

Won't clog up the thread, but here......
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-20-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
You are right Sir! I do have a MacBook 5.2 in...

You are right Sir! I do have a MacBook 5.2 in which I recently upgrated the memory, but it will no longer recognize a battery. I replaced the MagSafe charging connection on the recommendation of a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 09:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
Thanx for the replies guys! I looked at all the...

Thanx for the replies guys! I looked at all the application upgrades I would have to do with Yosemite & it was as much as the computer was worth.... so it went back to Best Buy! If I need another...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
Thank You for all the polite replies! I...

Thank You for all the polite replies!

I did a little more work with the new computer & finally figured out a few things, & I am doing better with it! I think Yosemite would work for me given...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
You have found me out! Small world! Where do...

You have found me out! Small world! Where do you know me from? It must be from a car forum, or you would have recognized my ugly face!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-19-2015, 05:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 702
Posted By Mr. D
Yosemite OMG!

I just bought a new 13.3" MacBook Pro with Yosemite on it! OMG!!! I think they named it Yosemite because it would cause a lot of people to jump off that cliff people climb at Yosemite!

I know...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-02-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By Mr. D
Battery Problems

I have a Macbook 5.2 that has stopped working on the battery, but it will work when plugged into AC. The battery was old & not charging well when it stopped working off battery power. I followed...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-28-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Mr. D
Thank you for your courtesy! Mr. D

Thank you for your courtesy!

Mr. D
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-28-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By Mr. D
Diagram of MacBook 5.2

Some moderator was kind enough to post the interior of a MacBook 5.2 for repair purposes..... but I lost it! Duh! Could you post it again, please! I need to replace the Mag Safe Board.

Any...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Mr. D
Advantages to buying a new MacBook

I'm using an old Macbook 5.2 (2.13 Ghz.) What difference would I see in a new MacBook. If I'm using it largely on the internet would I gain much for the extra money spent? I think not! What do...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
I've made a command decision! Forget the...

I've made a command decision! Forget the battery! I only use the laptop around AC, so why bother! My main use for the laptop is to look things up when I'm in my den watching TV, or at night when I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-21-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
Yes, I am a moderate Liberal! LOL! What is...

Yes, I am a moderate Liberal! LOL! What is good, is good regardless of labels! The Dodge Challenger isn't bad too! That liberal attitude does not extent to Windows PC's! I guy can only be so...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-21-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,707
Posted By Mr. D
I'm curious why you want to upgrade? Safari...

I'm curious why you want to upgrade? Safari 5.1.10 & Fire Fox 33.1 work just fine with OS 10.6.8? I read about Mavericks & the benefits sound pretty vague to me. Apple wants to make more money...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-21-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
You had to pick one of the most expensive to fall...

You had to pick one of the most expensive to fall in love with! The best buy on a Corvette is a very low mileage C-5 Roadster (1997 to 2004!) If you are young this is the one to buy cheap now &...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-21-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
Thanx Nick! You're a class guy to spend your...

Thanx Nick! You're a class guy to spend your time helping people. I appreciate the time. Let me know if you every need any info. on classic Chevys/Corvettes, Travel Trailers, firearms, Middle...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
Could the Mag-Safe board or the AC charger...

Could the Mag-Safe board or the AC charger connection allow the Laptop to work, but not allow the battery to charge? My MacBook works fine without a battery. Now that I think about it, I also had...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
Thanx Nick! Appreciated!

Thanx Nick! Appreciated!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By Mr. D
Other World Computing has batteries I suspect are...

Other World Computing has batteries I suspect are as good as an Apple Replacement for less. They treated me really well with a problem. I recommend them. One for my MacBook was $85.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
Menu bar often shows - calculating time to...

Menu bar often shows - calculating time to charge 100% & then goes to "No battery available" Battery shows two lights when I push the button on the battery, but will not run the Laptop. I've tried...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
My Macbook 5,2 will not recognize a new battery! ...

My Macbook 5,2 will not recognize a new battery! I've tried every method I have found on the web to correct the problem including reinstalling the O.S, resetting the PRAM, etc.

Question: Does...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-19-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By Mr. D
Other World Computing

Just want to say quickly that Other World Computing is a good outfit! Frankly I wish I liked Apple as well! I bought memory for two computers & a new battery for my Macbook, Long story/short... my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-19-2014, 03:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By Mr. D
New battery shows no charging!

I installed a new battery in my MacBook 5.2. It seems to be charging based on green lights on battery, but computer shows no charge! Is there anything I should be doing after installing a new...
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