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Forum: Apple Desktops Today, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By pigoo3
Great thought!:) If these are USB powered...

Great thought!:) If these are USB powered external HD's…could be exceeding the USB ports ability to power them.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By pigoo3
That's pretty awesome! No one that I'm aware of...

That's pretty awesome! No one that I'm aware of has done that before. Good for you!:)
Forum: OS X - Operating System Today, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By pigoo3
Save yourself a trip. Apple Stores haven't sold...

Save yourself a trip. Apple Stores haven't sold Snow Leopard for years. You need to purchase Snow Leopard via Apple.com.

- Nick
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Today, 03:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By pigoo3
This may work with the G4 iMac (to send & receive...

This may work with the G4 iMac (to send & receive signals wirelessly)...but you still need something added to the printer so it can send & receive signals wirelessly. The bigger problem is the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 10:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By pigoo3
Just for the heck of it…try these two little...

Just for the heck of it…try these two little things:

1. Do an SMC Reset:

Intel-based Macs: Resetting the System Management Controller (SMC) (http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3964)

2. Clean...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 09:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By pigoo3
I know that you would REALLY like to continue...

I know that you would REALLY like to continue using this printer…but if you want the benefits of WiFi (wireless printing)…it's really time for a new printer!;)

I have a Brother laser...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals Yesterday, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By pigoo3
Yikes…that's a VERY VERY old Apple printer!!!;) ...

Yikes…that's a VERY VERY old Apple printer!!!;)

I have tried using a number of wireless gizmo's/dongles over the years in an attempt to allow an Apple computer (without built in WiFi)…or a printer...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 246
Posted By pigoo3
Yes…we literally have hundreds of threads that...

Yes…we literally have hundreds of threads that have been posted over the years related to folks posting threads about how they think that their computer is running hot!;)



If you are talking...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 516
Posted By pigoo3
Careful with the terminology.:) "Leopard" =...

Careful with the terminology.:)

"Leopard" = OS 10.5
"Snow Leopard" = OS 10.6

I'm pretty sure (I just checked) that the Apple store is no longer selling "Leopard". And if they were…it would...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,253
Posted By pigoo3
I agree…the power button should be able to handle...

I agree…the power button should be able to handle being pressed approx. once/day. Especially if this is a less than 2 year old iMac.

But I guess this particular power button is proving us both...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 08:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,253
Posted By pigoo3
Did someone suggest you were trolling??…I must...

Did someone suggest you were trolling??…I must have missed it.

I totally believe that you could have a failing power button…especially since you mentioned turning the computer off each night.
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 01:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,253
Posted By pigoo3
I was sort of surprised to hear that...

I was sort of surprised to hear that "dotdotdot's" iMac power button was starting to show signs of wearing out after less than 2 years of use. Unless the computer is turned on & off multiple...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,701
Posted By pigoo3
Ha ha. I guess everyone "draws the line" at a...

Ha ha. I guess everyone "draws the line" at a different age (for an iPhone 6)!;)



Hopefully the percent of the supply that these folks account for is small. But it still means that a good...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 12:52 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,701
Posted By pigoo3
Thanks for mentioning that…I missed that detail. ...

Thanks for mentioning that…I missed that detail. I saw the "6 iPhone thing" multiple times…and thought that was the original order. Apologies to "fuyumi" for the misunderstanding.:)

- Nick
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 12:00 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,701
Posted By pigoo3
Are you serious…iPhone 6's for "kids". Hopefully...

Are you serious…iPhone 6's for "kids". Hopefully they are at least older kids.:)

I'm sure you must understand that walking into an Apple Store or ordering online (closer to Christmas)…five iPhone...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 10:47 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,701
Posted By pigoo3
It's VERY VERY unusual that a single person would...

It's VERY VERY unusual that a single person would be ordering 6 brand new iPhone 6's. Maybe you have a large family...a lot of friends…or you are a very generous person!:)

But the first thing...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 10:38 AM
Replies: 1,658
Views: 124,108
Posted By pigoo3
Awesome story Chris!:) You're father-in-law must...

Awesome story Chris!:) You're father-in-law must be a "gadget geek";)…who is very proud to be the first person on the block with a new "electronic toy/tool"!;)

Also great to hear that you think...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories Yesterday, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 849
Posted By pigoo3
I'm in total agreement…all those headlines make...

I'm in total agreement…all those headlines make perfect sense to me.:) The word "its" is used perfectly.

Just for anyone reading this thread…and if there is some confusion…the original title of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By pigoo3
I realize that getting a 15" MacBook Pro gives...

I realize that getting a 15" MacBook Pro gives you more screen area to work with. But this can be easily solved (and actually greatly improved over a 15" MacBook Pro)…by using a large external...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 10:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,253
Posted By pigoo3
This is exactly the issue here. An iMac does not...

This is exactly the issue here. An iMac does not need to be turned off at night…just put it to sleep.:) It would be theoretically possible to use an iMac for years & years…and only push the power...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 02:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,253
Posted By pigoo3
Definitely one of the greatest strengths...and...

Definitely one of the greatest strengths...and greatest weakness's of the Windows PC hardware.

Strength: It is easy to "build" a Windows PC desktop (parts are available almost everywhere)...and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 02:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 263
Posted By pigoo3
According to the website...the product is...

According to the website...the product is compatible all the way thru Mountain Lion (10.8).:)

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 263
Posted By pigoo3
This is what I found regarding OS requirements...

This is what I found regarding OS requirements for the Weight Watchers ActiveLink product:

https://www.getactivelink.com/help/technical-support/requirements/system-requirements

It mentions the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 518
Posted By pigoo3
Yes...it...is!;) Very good point you...

Yes...it...is!;)



Very good point you bought up!:) Before looking...I thought that it would require a whole new top case as well...but it looks like the keyboard + power button is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 680
Posted By pigoo3
Just to add my 2 cents. Yes...a new logic board...

Just to add my 2 cents. Yes...a new logic board would be wayyyy expensive for a 4 year-old MacBook. A new logic board for a 4 year-old MacBook will probably cost at least 2x the value of the...
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