New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Showing results 1 to 25 of 44
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Hombre
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-28-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 812
Posted By Hombre
HD icon missing but HD shows up in System Profiler

Hello...thank you in advance for your response!

I left my Mac Pro on overnight to download a large file to find out in the morning there had been a power outage at some point.

The HD that was...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-19-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 777
Posted By Hombre
Question Need info on Video/Graphics card upgrade

I am wanting to upgrade the video card on my Mac Pro, but I don't know what card is correct for what I have.

My Mac is a MacPro 2,1, March 2008, Quad Core Intel Xeon, 3Ghz

1.33 GHZ bus speed,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-04-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 604
Posted By Hombre
Display fades

...I have a 2x3Ghz quad core intel Xeon Mac Pro running 10.5.8

After waking it from sleep, the display screen is always faded and I have to reboot/restart the machine to bring the full color...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-14-2011, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 559
Posted By Hombre
Want new Video card for G5

I have a G5 ( Dual 2.5Ghz Power Mac 7.3 / Power PC G5 (3.0)) that currently has a ATI Radeon 9600XT video card.

I would like to upgrade the card to something that has dual link DVI capability for...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-21-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,496
Posted By Hombre
Thanks for your reply. The problem ended up...

Thanks for your reply.

The problem ended up being the ethernet cable, which worked fine with my broadband receiver, but airport didn't like it at all...I wasn't aware that it was a crossover cable...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 01-20-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,496
Posted By Hombre
Connect non wifi computer to airport base stationwith ethernet?

I am reasonably sure this is a stupid question for someone who understands this stuff, but networking isn't my forte.

I have been connected to the internet by broadband cable for quite some time....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-21-2008, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Hombre
Ok, thanks for the reply....I installed what I...

Ok, thanks for the reply....I installed what I needed and Rosetta works fine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-14-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By Hombre
...yet another stupid question.....errr questions

....so now that I have this monster machine ( dual quad core Intel 3ghz Mac Pro ).....and I am completely unfamiliar with the whole Intel thing,

1. .....how exactly does one go about running...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-13-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
1. ...certain things in life are really not...

1. ...certain things in life are really not assumptions, but facts....and as one grows older, one should also grow in wisdom, although there are plenty of contradictions to that idea too. There are...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-12-2008, 09:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
...that's because you're young and you don't yet...

...that's because you're young and you don't yet realize the importance of throwing away your investments as you age.

I have had 7, THAT'S SEVEN complete Apple systems since 1997. That also...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
...it is not issues with Apples' program, but is...

...it is not issues with Apples' program, but is an issue with their policies that causes the issues with compatibility during the short run....I don't know how else to say it. Jobs' fears combined...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
.....according to the initial tech who told me...

.....according to the initial tech who told me that there was indeed an Intel Tiger retail box sold ( that being said, I don't know how reliable anything else he said was/is ) he told me that I would...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
...well...that didn't work. ...the first...

...well...that didn't work.

...the first thing they wanted was a serial number 'to tie the software to'.

...so then...does anyone have a set of Tiger Intel install discs that they want to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
Hey thanks CWA! You're far more help than...

Hey thanks CWA!

You're far more help than what I paid for!

:D :D :D
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
....sorry but..... ALL software issues that...

....sorry but.....

ALL software issues that I am having are related to the stubborn policies of Apple Inc., and their refusal to continue to market their parts after they issue a mew model.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 02:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
...it don't matter inywayz ;D ...I don't take no...

...it don't matter inywayz ;D ...I don't take no uffense to ya no-how. :D

....it just does and always has razzed me when one pays for tech support ( AppleCare ) and they really can't do much of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
...so you're suggesting that I lie? ....I'll...

...so you're suggesting that I lie?

....I'll give it a try....it's not like they didn't just lie to me this morning, and besides, that may be one of the governing rules in their country.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2008, 11:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
...I'm talking about keeping parts available, not...

...I'm talking about keeping parts available, not in making Fords' parts compatible with Toyotas'.

Yes, Jobs should make me happy.

The customer is ALWAYS right.

He was the one who decided to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
1. Ok, so then I'm dumb. ...but I still want...

1. Ok, so then I'm dumb. ...but I still want Tiger for Intel....wah.....

2. ...CWA says that they're 'mis-informed', and I'm sure that he probably wouldn't call me 'dumb' either...perhaps...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 11:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
1. That is why I will never be a moderator.....I...

1. That is why I will never be a moderator.....I find it difficult to be so...well....PC.

2. Ok...now we're talkin'....who/where/how do I do this...exactly?
...Apple has not exactly been all that...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
...BTW bry, ...I see a new avatar...

...BTW bry,

...I see a new avatar there....is that a female that is wearing that t-shirt, and if so, what am I supposed to imagine?

...right now, I'm imagining a boxed version of Tiger for...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 10:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
1. Picky, picky,picky....ha-ha....I just refer to...

1. Picky, picky,picky....ha-ha....I just refer to it that way because it has the same body.

2. Yeppers....about fifteen hundred bucks worth of difference....

3. ...not according to Apple...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 10:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
...I have read that already...about a hundred...

...I have read that already...about a hundred times, however a call to Apple Support this AM revealed that a retail version had indeed been sold, but it was just that it was not as prolifically...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-11-2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Hombre
OK Bryphotoguy.......here's the update.... ...

OK Bryphotoguy.......here's the update....

...the machine arrived here all shiny this week, and is really quite the buy.

...a dual quad core, running 3.0 ghz with TWO superdrives and 2 gigs of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-11-2008, 10:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,215
Posted By Hombre
Tiger for Intel Machines...Where to buy?

...OK...now that I am the proud owner of a brand new shiny dual quad core G5 Mac Pro running 3 ghz, that shipped with the wonderful new and also shiny ( I might add ) 'Leopard' software....
...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 44

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:11 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?