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Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-27-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,488
Posted By oddtimer
Now if only displayport would actually catch on

Now if only displayport would actually catch on
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-15-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,173
Posted By oddtimer
*Just an Update* I recently installed StarCraft...

*Just an Update* I recently installed StarCraft II on my Windows Vista partition and game is running A LOT SMOOTHER!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-15-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,784
Posted By oddtimer
*Just an Update* I recently installed StarCraft...

*Just an Update* I recently installed StarCraft II on my Windows Vista partition and game is running A LOT SMOOTHER!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-02-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,013
Posted By oddtimer
what other components will be compromised by...

what other components will be compromised by maxing out your fans?...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-02-2010, 02:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,173
Posted By oddtimer
I have a 2.5 ghz, 4gb Ram and a GeForce 8600M GT,...

I have a 2.5 ghz, 4gb Ram and a GeForce 8600M GT, I am less than satisfied with it's performance running StarCraft II...In order to play smoothly I have had to set the graphics to "low" playing full...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-02-2010, 01:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,013
Posted By oddtimer
not sure if this suggestion will help with a...

not sure if this suggestion will help with a unibody... but while gaming on my MBP I take off the memory cover (00 screwdriver) and place MBP on a laptop cooler (nzxt) with 3 fans pulling the air out...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-02-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,784
Posted By oddtimer
FYI I recently installed Starcraft II on my...

FYI

I recently installed Starcraft II on my MacBook Pro with the following spec:

2.5GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
4 GB memory
GeForce 8600M GT (512 mb)

and I have to say I am less than satisfied...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-21-2010, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By oddtimer
Upgrading macbook pro to ssd

So recently my MacBook Pro's (late 2008 model) hard drive has been sounding terrible when accessing files and just in general, like the bearings are on there way out. Since my warranty for a new hard...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-22-2009, 07:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 17,805
Posted By oddtimer
just found this amazing bit of news... ...

just found this amazing bit of news...

Blu-ray comes to the iMac... via an Apogee HDMI-to-Mini DisplayPort adapter -- Engadget...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-11-2009, 03:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,570
Posted By oddtimer
the macbooks only have integrated graphics, which...

the macbooks only have integrated graphics, which i'm sure is the limitation, it shouldn't have a problem playing dvd quality, but as you can see, when trying to play higher resolution files it shows...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,570
Posted By oddtimer
display port -> DVI ->HDMI?

display port -> DVI ->HDMI?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,608
Posted By oddtimer
I may eat my words yet! (and I hope I do) ...

I may eat my words yet! (and I hope I do)

VESA Issues Mini DisplayPort Standard (http://www.cdrinfo.com/Sections/News/Details.aspx?NewsId=26263)
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 11-07-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By oddtimer
iPod Classic getting held up between songs

So I just got my hands on an 80 gig iPod classic and every once and a while I've noticed that (either shuffle or playing through an album) the iPod will start playing the next song then pause then...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-31-2009, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By oddtimer
In my experience, you always want to replace your...

In my experience, you always want to replace your memory with the *exact* specs of your current working memory. If this is not done any number of weird issues can result from it (as I have seen). If...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-31-2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,427
Posted By oddtimer
you'll only get a full 7 hours of charge if the...

you'll only get a full 7 hours of charge if the laptop is off.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-31-2009, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 453
Posted By oddtimer
Expose and Audio lag...

Look under my user name for the specs of my MBP. I will also add that I have an nVidia 8600GT (512mb) graphics card. Since I've had the laptop, I have experienced significant lag when it comes to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-28-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,367
Posted By oddtimer
New 27" iMac's video card...

So I have a question about the video card, I see that according to apple the new 27" sports an ATI HD 4850 Graphics card. Now my question is, is this an actual PCI card? or is this like an iMac...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-26-2009, 11:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 17,805
Posted By oddtimer
So according to AppleInsider you *CANNOT* use the...

So according to AppleInsider you *CANNOT* use the new 27" iMac as a monitor unless the device feeding it has a native DisplayPort out, such as an apple laptop. Using the "displayport to dvi" adapter...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-26-2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,517
Posted By oddtimer
So according to AppleInsider you *CANNOT* use the...

So according to AppleInsider you *CANNOT* use the new 27" iMac as a monitor unless the device feeding it has a native DisplayPort out, such as an apple laptop. Using the "displayport to dvi" adapter...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-20-2009, 11:55 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,517
Posted By oddtimer
27" inch display

Sorry but it has to be said, Apple puts out this gorgeous 27" iMac with a 2560x1440 resolution and still no Blu-Ray support?!? tell me a movie playing on this display at 1080p wouldn't look amazing....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-20-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By oddtimer
no, the macbook has the LED back-lite display....

no, the macbook has the LED back-lite display....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-20-2009, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 539
Posted By oddtimer
So what exactly is the difference?..

between the new MacBook and the lowest model MacBook pro besides the enclosure?

Also, you get a bigger hard drive with the MacBook over the pro? why?

So... where is the incentive to pay $200...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-28-2009, 02:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,608
Posted By oddtimer
So how's that (Mini) Display Port "standard"...

So how's that (Mini) Display Port "standard" working out for you.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-16-2009, 04:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By oddtimer
RE5's Gameplay Benchmark on my Macbook Pro

So I just bought Resident Evil 5 for Windows today and installed it on my Windows partition and in the main menu they give you this awesome benchmark tester that basically rates your system based on...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 09-11-2009, 02:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 972
Posted By oddtimer
Mail 4.0 lobbing iMap for Gmail

so when trying to set up my Gmail account to Mail in Snow Leopard it automatically selects iMap and not POP. In order to set up POP you actually have to first set up your Gmail account as an iMap,...
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