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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-22-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,419
Posted By jeffk
I've used TP for every i-Product I've owned that...

I've used TP for every i-Product I've owned that needed a screen cleaned of fingerprints and have NEVER seen the merest HINT of a scratch, scuff, or any other imperfection.

I wonder what kind of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-22-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,308
Posted By jeffk
I'm surprised it only has two. There are plenty...

I'm surprised it only has two. There are plenty of 802.11N devices with three antennae.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-21-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,279
Posted By jeffk
I would love nothing more than for all my...

I would love nothing more than for all my favorite programs to work under Parallels or Fusion but they don't all play nice. For instance, I fly RC helicopters and use Phoenix as a simulator program....
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-21-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,235
Posted By jeffk
With the cap on the bottle, hold it upside down...

With the cap on the bottle, hold it upside down in one hand and smack your other palm in a downward stabbing motion with the cap. Should take one good smack. The ketchup will head to the opening end...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-21-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,308
Posted By jeffk
That's one of the antenna connectors for one of...

That's one of the antenna connectors for one of the Airport antennas. It looks to be pulled away from the circuit board. You might consider replacing the Airport card too, since having only one...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-21-2011, 03:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,947
Posted By jeffk
Running a 2011 17" Quad with an 8GB Crucial...

Running a 2011 17" Quad with an 8GB Crucial upgrade kit and an OWC / Samsung 7200 RPM 750GB hard drive in it. Haven't noticed any lockup issues yet, but I haven't intentionally tried to bog down the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-18-2011, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,308
Posted By jeffk
I'd take it a step further and say the cable...

I'd take it a step further and say the cable needs to be replaced along with the hinge. If it's dropping the red signal when bent in a certain fashion it means the wires within are broken and only...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-18-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,419
Posted By jeffk
It has replaced the newspaper for ALMOST all...

It has replaced the newspaper for ALMOST all things.... :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-18-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 967
Posted By jeffk
One small detail to be aware of.... this may or...

One small detail to be aware of.... this may or may not affect you but any reboot method that requires you to hold down a specific key while booting will NOT work with the Apple wireless keyboard....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-18-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,309
Posted By jeffk
Don't forget that the MacBook Pro line just had a...

Don't forget that the MacBook Pro line just had a hardware refresh. The iMacs haven't had one in a while and are due. If I were in your position. I would hold off until they refresh the iMacs....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-18-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,116
Posted By jeffk
I'd remove and reinstall Firefox and then...

I'd remove and reinstall Firefox and then re-install the Flash Player for it.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,639
Posted By jeffk
IP v6 perhaps?

IP v6 perhaps?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,814
Posted By jeffk
a wab may work as well. Check out this site: ...

a wab may work as well. Check out this site:

Move Outlook Contacts to Address Book :: My First Mac - Help Buying and Getting Started with Your New Mac...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-17-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,814
Posted By jeffk
Are you able to locate a file with a .pab...

Are you able to locate a file with a .pab extension on the old drive? This would be your Outlook Express Personal Address Book file. The Mail program supports the industry standard vCard (.vcf)...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-16-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,419
Posted By jeffk
This may sound funny, but I've found that...

This may sound funny, but I've found that ordinary toilet paper does a much better job of quickly and completely removing fingerprints from my iPad, iPhone, and mac screens.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-16-2011, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,813
Posted By jeffk
Is the WiFi signal very low? If so, the Bluetooth...

Is the WiFi signal very low? If so, the Bluetooth signal may be overshadowing it regardless of exact frequency. As long as it's in the same band (2.4 GHz) it's possible. If the signal coming from the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-11-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 628
Posted By jeffk
My BC Win 7 partition behaves normally as well....

My BC Win 7 partition behaves normally as well. You're looking for a small gray diamond in the Windows task bar. Click it and you will get the option of restarting in OSX. Until you do this, it will...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-11-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By jeffk
I don't know that I'd call that a malfunction of...

I don't know that I'd call that a malfunction of the computer. More like a software issue. I've had my new MBP for about a week and managed to get a bit click-happy and tick off Safari yesterday....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-09-2011, 08:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,804
Posted By jeffk
I just picked up a 17" MBP at the Apple store on...

I just picked up a 17" MBP at the Apple store on Saturday. No options available there, but I didn't want to wait. Bumped the stock 4GB to 8GB today, and waiting for my new hard drive to arrive. OWC...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-08-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By jeffk
During spin up, a CD drive needs to find the...

During spin up, a CD drive needs to find the first track (unlike a record, it's closest to the center). If there's a data problem, or a bad area in the substrate making it difficult to read, the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-08-2011, 07:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By jeffk
Sounds like the CD is bad.

Sounds like the CD is bad.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,390
Posted By jeffk
It's a myth that MacOSX never needs defragging....

It's a myth that MacOSX never needs defragging. The OS handles file fragmentation well, but whole disk fragmentation a bit less well. Try out this program if you need it:

Coriolis Systems ::...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,390
Posted By jeffk
If he's got a 250GB drive with 100 GB free, he...

If he's got a 250GB drive with 100 GB free, he can't do an equal partition. Therefore, total free space may be just as relevant as contiguous free space. If his answer to my question was "yes",...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,390
Posted By jeffk
Is the hard drive you're trying to partition more...

Is the hard drive you're trying to partition more than half full?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-06-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,317
Posted By jeffk
Your Mac was responding to the infrared remote...

Your Mac was responding to the infrared remote you were using to program the AppleTV. If you use an IR remote to control the Mac, you'll need to pair that remote to it, and it will no longer respond...
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