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Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-15-2007, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,297
Posted By BlindingLights
You can't install Windows on an external USB Hard...

You can't install Windows on an external USB Hard drive and then boot it on a mac. You can only boot externally from Firewire on a Mac.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-15-2007, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 885
Posted By BlindingLights
There's no way to get rid of it without majorly...

There's no way to get rid of it without majorly screwing up your computer.

Actually there is, but it's LOADS more trouble than it's worth and involves a heck of a lot of coding. And I'd advise...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-15-2007, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 889
Posted By BlindingLights
You COULD use Virtual PC to run Windows, but I...

You COULD use Virtual PC to run Windows, but I HIGHLY reccomend against this unless you have a crapload of RAM in your machine. Even if you have a gig, it'll still lag so bad that you won't want to...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-15-2007, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 810
Posted By BlindingLights
My guess is the graphics card. If you have a 128...

My guess is the graphics card. If you have a 128 mb Graphics card, chances are Vista is hogging up a lot, probably too much, vRAM to play those games. You should be okay if you have 256mb vRAM...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-24-2006, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,611
Posted By BlindingLights
Try this if you can: Back up all of your...

Try this if you can:

Back up all of your documents and music to an external hard drive, CD, or DVD. Wipe your hard drive clean from the install disk, and reinstall OS X (using the "Erase and...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-24-2006, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By BlindingLights
Yes. Macs can read drives formatted for either OS...

Yes. Macs can read drives formatted for either OS X or Windows, but Windows can only read Windows formatted drives and not OS X formatted drives.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-24-2006, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By BlindingLights
If they show up in iTunes, then you have to...

If they show up in iTunes, then you have to change your iPod settings: Go to iTunes>Preferences>iPod>Videos and select "Add all videos to iPod" and that should fix your problem of copying vids to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-24-2006, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,539
Posted By BlindingLights
Yes, the MacBook Pro could MORE than handle that...

Yes, the MacBook Pro could MORE than handle that with GarageBand. 1 GB of RAM is plenty, it will make your system even faster. Also, I'd say go for more space (120 GB, 5400rpm) rather than a faster...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-23-2006, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By BlindingLights
well, you said everything I needed to say, so...

well, you said everything I needed to say, so there's no need to double post.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-23-2006, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,546
Posted By BlindingLights
No viruses. NONE. Hard to believe, I know. ...

No viruses. NONE. Hard to believe, I know.

Firewall's built in, you can turn it on in System Preferences.

Backups: You can either use Disk Utility, burn straight from a burn folder, or use...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-23-2006, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By BlindingLights
Nobody knows for sure, it's all speculation at...

Nobody knows for sure, it's all speculation at this point, but your best guess is sometime this spring when they change the chipset to Intel's Core2Duo processors and release Leopard, making 1 GB of...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-23-2006, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By BlindingLights
you know to boot from a cd that as soon as you...

you know to boot from a cd that as soon as you hold down the power button you need to hold down the "c" key, right? That should boot from the CD in the drive.

And if your copy of Mac OS is not...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-23-2006, 02:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By BlindingLights
nahh, probably means .m4v, which is the ending...

nahh, probably means .m4v, which is the ending for AAC files.

And you have to convert them from .m4v to .mp3, which can be done in iTunes.

Pro is $30, it's definately worth it, opens up a lot...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-23-2006, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,983
Posted By BlindingLights
iTunes Dashboard widget solved the problem, so...

iTunes Dashboard widget solved the problem, so far... I'll report if anything else weird goes on.
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 08-21-2006, 02:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 791
Posted By BlindingLights
I use xACT...

I use xACT (http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/21952).
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-21-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,983
Posted By BlindingLights
That happens to me too, it's weird. I'll try...

That happens to me too, it's weird. I'll try closing the dashboard widget.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-21-2006, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By BlindingLights
I JUST saw the Allman Brothers Band and Tom Petty...

I JUST saw the Allman Brothers Band and Tom Petty (separate sets) a few days ago, that was awesome. The Allman Brothers, honestly, wasn't too impressive, but Tom Petty rocked! I would definately say...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-20-2006, 11:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By BlindingLights
If you want to copy files, I suggest you go and...

If you want to copy files, I suggest you go and buy an External Hard Drive, it's extremely easy and really fast. If you want to use Apple's migratory service, you need to buy a Firewire cable, both...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-20-2006, 11:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,024
Posted By BlindingLights
Nahh you can watch HDTV on your iMac, why would...

Nahh you can watch HDTV on your iMac, why would the iMac screen be any different than an Apple Cinema Display? Think about that for a second...

And No, usually Apple ships a LOT earlier than they...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-20-2006, 11:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 660
Posted By BlindingLights
iMac with 2 gigs of RAM should be good, only...

iMac with 2 gigs of RAM should be good, only minor problem is Photoshop, as it won't run natively as it wasn't designed for the Intel chipset, so it'll run under Rosetta, which can be very slow. But,...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-20-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By BlindingLights
Hit the "Advanced" tab, then click "Check for...

Hit the "Advanced" tab, then click "Check for Purchases..."

This happened to me when I bought Stadium Arcadium from iTunes... it took me about four hours to figure it out. I was ****** because I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-20-2006, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 765
Posted By BlindingLights
I have no clue... Why would you NOT want the...

I have no clue... Why would you NOT want the video card drivers?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-19-2006, 02:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,672
Posted By BlindingLights
If you mean wiping your hard drive clean, use OS...

If you mean wiping your hard drive clean, use OS X's Disk Utility (in your Applications folder, go to "Utilities")
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-19-2006, 02:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,315
Posted By BlindingLights
Your best bet is probably to back up all of your...

Your best bet is probably to back up all of your important files and reinstall OS X, but do a custom install, I was able to cut my OS X install down from about 15 gigs to somewhere around 5-10 gigs,...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-17-2006, 01:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,795
Posted By BlindingLights
Follow the manual word for word. Read EVERYTHING....

Follow the manual word for word. Read EVERYTHING. Many members here ask questions that would be answered very quickly if they had read the manual. That's my only suggestion. Good luck with it!
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