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Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-17-2007, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 606
Posted By gin8u
where to get 1.8" harddrives ???

where can i get the ipod harddrives other than ebay.com ?
or is that the best place ?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2007, 11:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 14,775
Posted By gin8u
mac users will need them soon, especially with...

mac users will need them soon, especially with the rise of Apple. The reason why there are very few viruses is because there wasn't enough Macs to damage to make a hack worthwhile. That is why PCs...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By gin8u
yea thats what i meant sorry. I don't think I...

yea thats what i meant sorry.
I don't think I set any passwords for it. although if i did, i already tried typing in most passwords i use, which didn't work.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2007, 01:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By gin8u
It worked ! thanks although my Proteus is...

It worked !
thanks

although my Proteus is still not working as it should be, it keeps for a keychain password, which i do not seem to have. MSN messenger is doing the same thing.

can anyone...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2007, 10:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By gin8u
it was originally those settings, it didnt work,...

it was originally those settings, it didnt work, so I had changed the "owner" to my managed account name. It then gave me the message (in my first post).

Now when i revert back to "owner: system"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2007, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By gin8u
Cannot open certain applications, very frustrating.

After owning my laptop for over a year, i finally decided to create a 2nd account.
that said, I cannot open iTunes or Proteus (an MSN-like program). They both give me errors like this:
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2007, 11:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 547
Posted By gin8u
screen starting to go ?

i have had a 17" powerbook for just a bit over a year, every now and then after i wake up my laptop for sleep, i can see a noticeably darker vertical band on the left side of my screen (about 2-3"...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-16-2007, 11:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,530
Posted By gin8u
ditto to all of the replies. i cant wait to...

ditto to all of the replies.

i cant wait to see how it performs.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-16-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,073
Posted By gin8u
Application to test memory ?

is it memtest... or is there something better?

i just received 2 gb of RAM in the mail today, and it seems to working fine, in my "about this mac" window, it clearly says i have 2GB, which is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-16-2007, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,131
Posted By gin8u
im assuming the same screws (in the Powerbook)...

im assuming the same screws (in the Powerbook) are used in the Macbook Pro, if that's the case then you would need a #00 screwdriver.

Apple recommends Philips screwdrivers, but i'm currently have...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-10-2007, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By gin8u
yea exactly, its telling you how much time until...

yea exactly, its telling you how much time until your battery is fully charged.

once you unplug your power cord, it will tell you how much time your battery has until it dies.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2007, 10:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,428
Posted By gin8u
lol. good luck :dive:

lol.
good luck :dive:
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2007, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By gin8u
mine is not made for a 17".... although my...

mine is not made for a 17".... although my PowerBook fits like a glove.

here's what mine looks like
(video, benefits of my...
Forum: Movies and Video 04-08-2007, 10:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By gin8u
I had the same problem a few months ago, i found...

I had the same problem a few months ago, i found out that DVD players (or the Mac "DVD Player" program) only read mpeg-2 for a synchronised audio/visual video.

i had downloaded iVCD (a free...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2007, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 811
Posted By gin8u
i wouldnt go under 15", even though its heavier...

i wouldnt go under 15", even though its heavier and more expensive, i'd would rather spend it than save on screen space.
Forum: Movies and Video 04-08-2007, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 25,742
Posted By gin8u
it is better to learn Final Cut rather than...

it is better to learn Final Cut rather than iMovie if you have the chance.

an example of imovie at its best:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LeKxrEKzYI0

an example of Final Cut:...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 32,442
Posted By gin8u
i like "cmd" + "+" or "-" to zoom in/out or to...

i like "cmd" + "+" or "-" to zoom in/out or to increase the size of the fonts in Firefox/safari/etc.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 11:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 31,392
Posted By gin8u
do you need to run it on a Mac ?

do you need to run it on a Mac ?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-07-2007, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,915
Posted By gin8u
OMG! thanks for saying that, i never knew what...

OMG! thanks for saying that, i never knew what that fn key was on my PB! I have a french keyboard, so i thought it had to do with the french language.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 01:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By gin8u
Who knows... maybe other people (other than...

Who knows... maybe other people (other than Carol247) will switch to a Standard account :dive:

ps. i live in Montreal as well.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 524
Posted By gin8u
you can move the files you want into a seperate...

you can move the files you want into a seperate foler onto your desktop. If you right click that folder and go to "Get Info" you will find how big that folder is (and other information). as shown...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 01:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By gin8u
yea that makes sense, thanks.

yea that makes sense, thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 12:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By gin8u
its exactly what i wanted to know, but... there...

its exactly what i wanted to know, but... there is a shared folder and a drop box in Tiger as well. i dont know the difference.

last question, if ever i want to install new programs, should i do...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By gin8u
thanks for the information, i had asked this to...

thanks for the information,
i had asked this to someone else before they never responded back, is it possible to easily transfer files from my Admin Account to my Standard Account ?
Because im a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-07-2007, 12:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By gin8u
Administration Account vs Regular Account ?

from Apple site:


Ever since i had my Powerbook, i used the administrative account. What's so bad about using it on a day-to-day basis? If I make another account, will I have access to my...
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