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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-02-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,056
Posted By floyd923
Thanks for the advice. I already have the MBP...

Thanks for the advice. I already have the MBP and have been hooking it up to the TV for some time now. I just was looking for a new toy. Lately I have been leaning towards acquiring a Mac Mini to...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-31-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,056
Posted By floyd923
Apple TV vs. Macbook

Call me a noob. Ok, now that that is out of the way...

What does an Apple TV do exactly? Well better question, what does an Apple TV do that you can't do by just hooking up your macbook into the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-29-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By floyd923
Is the Tiger CD the one that came with the...

Is the Tiger CD the one that came with the computer? If it has iLife on it, then it should be. Therefore, you can do a Leopard install straight. Insert the Tiger CD and you should be able to...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-21-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 678
Posted By floyd923
Post Graphics Tablet Advice

Thinking about getting a tablet for the first time. Would like some advice from those with some experience. I am by no means an advanced user of the photoshop family, but I do have more than the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-18-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,476
Posted By floyd923
Alright, bringing this thread back to life. ...

Alright, bringing this thread back to life. Couple of questions. First, I replaced the HDD, and expanded to 320. Got the Mac partition working great, no problems. Then I created a partition using...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-02-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 36,804
Posted By floyd923
Please see this thread and my reply near the...

Please see this thread and my reply near the bottom. It also includes a link that anyone with a Macbook or Macbook Pro that is 16 months old (give or take 4 months) should see. Apple had a recall...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2009, 04:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,174
Posted By floyd923
Congrats, glad it worked out for you. Hope this...

Congrats, glad it worked out for you. Hope this thread will help people in the past, and those searching.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-31-2008, 07:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,174
Posted By floyd923
Update on the MBP Battery upgrade policy. I...

Update on the MBP Battery upgrade policy.

I just got back from the Apple Store. Let me start off by saying that I just got a brand new battery for my MBP free of charge.

A little background:...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-31-2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,174
Posted By floyd923
You said your MBP is about 1.5 years old, that...

You said your MBP is about 1.5 years old, that falls into the date range mentioned on the apple site. Go to your genius bar and they should be able to run some diagnostics and replace your battery,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-30-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,174
Posted By floyd923
Check this out before you spend any money, from...

Check this out before you spend any money, from the apple website:

Apple - Support - MacBook and MacBook Pro Battery Update (http://www.apple.com/support/macbook_macbookpro/batteryupdate/)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-30-2008, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,476
Posted By floyd923
The HDD that you mentioned above, is it the same...

The HDD that you mentioned above, is it the same as this one from Newegg (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148336&Tpk=ST9320421AS)? Or is there two different models,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-29-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,476
Posted By floyd923
Replacing Fan and Possibly HDD

Well I have noticed that the right Fan has developed quite an annoying hum. The was substantiated by using smcFanControl, and as I increase its speed, the hum worsens.

This seems to be a new...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-29-2008, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By floyd923
Did you empty your trash? If not, it will still...

Did you empty your trash? If not, it will still be taking up all the room that is equal to the file sizes.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-23-2008, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 925
Posted By floyd923
Still having this issue, just wanted to bump the...

Still having this issue, just wanted to bump the thread.

Edit: Actually, through closer listening, it does sound more intense when I put my hear to the aluminum on the bottom left corner, so the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-17-2008, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 925
Posted By floyd923
Update and bump: All the searching I can...

Update and bump:

All the searching I can find only addresses the late 08 models, unibody. But I did the recs I could find by resetting the SMC and PRAM. Noise still there. Any other...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 925
Posted By floyd923
Low frequency noise since update - MBP

I have a 2 year old MBP. I just did the most recent update, OSX update and other stuff. Ever since then, I have had a low humming sound coming from around the right side of the computer. Possible...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-18-2008, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By floyd923
Imagine that...I put in the old Tiger disk that...

Imagine that...I put in the old Tiger disk that came with the MBP and I can customize the additional software that I want to install, limiting it to only the iLife programs.

Probably should have...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-18-2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By floyd923
Sorry for delay in response... No, I cleaned...

Sorry for delay in response...

No, I cleaned installed Leopard. I wasn't worried about the actual photos I had on the tiger system. I have those on my capsule. More curious about the photo...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-09-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By floyd923
Photo Manager

Wasn't there a program in Tiger that you could manage your photos, and create slideshows? Now that I am running leopard, I wanted something similar. But I don't remember what I was using in Tiger....
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 04-07-2008, 11:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,760
Posted By floyd923
Easily Identify DRM files

Hello all.

I save all my music on an external hard drive. I have a big collection of iTune purchased songs, as well as CDs that I ripped myself. I would like to organize my files and gather all...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-28-2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 601
Posted By floyd923
Power Point

Simple question. When running Power Point in Windows, on the left you had the the Slides in a list format. Mac Power Point does this as well. What Windows does is it provides a thumbnail view of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-28-2007, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,125
Posted By floyd923
A question from an old windows user. On my PC...

A question from an old windows user. On my PC they put in a key on the keyboard that simulated the right click, its the menu button next to the windows key. That was much handier than dragging the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-12-2007, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,320
Posted By floyd923
No apple store near me :( Nearest place that is...

No apple store near me :( Nearest place that is within a few hours is the local CompUSA. Are they that bad? Should I just mail it in? How long to get it back?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-12-2007, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,320
Posted By floyd923
Speaker problems on New MacBook Pro

Just got my brand new MBP. I noticed that the left speaker has a small pop to it when it tried to hit some frequencies. Also, when I move balance from left to right, notice that some of the lower...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-05-2007, 09:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By floyd923
Got some noodicles laying around. In all sizes,...

Got some noodicles laying around. In all sizes, small-to-extra large. I like to swap them in and out depending on the weather, and the outfit of course! Is it a faux pas to have a black bag with...
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