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Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-09-2006, 02:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,899
Posted By slyydrr
From your profile, it looks as though you're...

From your profile, it looks as though you're using a G4... I believe the problem exists for people with the Intel Macs...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-09-2006, 01:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,899
Posted By slyydrr
In response to #3, when you edit a picture, it...

In response to #3, when you edit a picture, it creates a copy of the original somewhere. If you browse around on your hard drive it's somewhere. I'm not sure exactly where, but I've found it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-11-2006, 08:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By slyydrr
You can use Yahoo, but it's just a really...

You can use Yahoo, but it's just a really round-about way. You have to connect up to a Jabber server that has Yahoo support, or something like that. In any case, Adium simplifies everything, and is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-11-2006, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,872
Posted By slyydrr
Does anyone know if there's a way to not have the...

Does anyone know if there's a way to not have the Windows share show on the desktop? I want to create an alias, but not have an additional Windows share icon show up on the desktop when I open the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-10-2006, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 669
Posted By slyydrr
If it still doesn't work later on, I'd say your...

If it still doesn't work later on, I'd say your friend owes you an PCMCIA Wireless card, or USB...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-05-2006, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By slyydrr
I haven't ever seen one that I didn't enjoy. For...

I haven't ever seen one that I didn't enjoy. For awhile Apple displays trumped all displays, showing clarity and brightness that was unparalleled. Now other manufacturers seem to have caught up. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-05-2006, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,047
Posted By slyydrr
Every machine has a chance to fail.. It's...

Every machine has a chance to fail.. It's unfortunate that it had to be yours, but there's always that chance. I've bought numerous components of various types for various rigs I've put together,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-03-2006, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,560
Posted By slyydrr
ECC RAM checks for errors which I believe can...

ECC RAM checks for errors which I believe can prevent PC crashes. It's typical RAM to put into a server, as the result of a server crash can be detrimental to a business. Someone please correct me...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 11:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,011
Posted By slyydrr
I love my MBP so much that I actually just...

I love my MBP so much that I actually just finished rearranging my entire desk. I now have my MBP where my desktop monitor was, and the desktop stuff where the MBP was (I have an L-shaped desk). ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-01-2006, 11:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,583
Posted By slyydrr
IMO, weight isn't an issue at all... it's the...

IMO, weight isn't an issue at all... it's the size. If I weren't to travel much, I would definitely prefer the 17", but since I'm on the road quite a bit, the 15" is my preference, and that's why I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,011
Posted By slyydrr
This is almost reminiscent... What a great...

This is almost reminiscent... What a great story... I was seriously in the same boat, except my "I don't need no stinkin XP" revelation was reached a couple days before actually receiving my MBP.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-30-2006, 07:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,560
Posted By slyydrr
I would imagine he means 2x1GB... a kit usually...

I would imagine he means 2x1GB... a kit usually refers to multiple :)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-28-2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,583
Posted By slyydrr
I don't have time to post much as I have a...

I don't have time to post much as I have a meeting in just a few, but I wanted to mention something before I forget altogether.

I have a buddy who purchased a 17" laptop, and used it for travel...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-28-2006, 12:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 867
Posted By slyydrr
I'd keep it and wait til you can afford the MBP. ...

I'd keep it and wait til you can afford the MBP. Or, maybe another consideration would be the new MacBook's (13.3").
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-28-2006, 09:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,334
Posted By slyydrr
Is there a way to get Safari to display the...

Is there a way to get Safari to display the padlock when you're on an SSL enabled page? I do like that feature. Maybe it's already in there and I'm just oblivious, but I don't remember seeing it. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-24-2006, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 990
Posted By slyydrr
I would go for 1GB. If you get 512MB and plan to...

I would go for 1GB. If you get 512MB and plan to upgrade again later on, you'll have to ditch one of the 512 sticks just to be able to get more, and at that point, you'll have exactly what you'd...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-24-2006, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By slyydrr
If I disable AirPort and BT, I can get 4+ hrs out...

If I disable AirPort and BT, I can get 4+ hrs out of mine... Otherwise, with AirPort on, I am getting around 3-3 1/2
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-20-2006, 06:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 581
Posted By slyydrr
Congrats on your purchase! Prepare to enjoy the...

Congrats on your purchase! Prepare to enjoy the everyday beauty that is OS X.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-20-2006, 02:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By slyydrr
You might want to get ahold of Best Buy... I'm...

You might want to get ahold of Best Buy... I'm not positive, but you might be able to get them on a technicality if the RAM itself is defective. I may be COMPLETELY wrong, but, I have a feeling the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2006, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,350
Posted By slyydrr
I'm not even going to waste my time going into...

I'm not even going to waste my time going into depth responding to this. Rather, I'll say one thing, which should, based on the lack of validity, poke a huge hole in the entire post. Where in the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-19-2006, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By slyydrr
That's because buying a 1GB stick allows you to...

That's because buying a 1GB stick allows you to have an extra slot open. Even though you're paying for less material, you are paying a premium for a higher potential in terms of max RAM.

...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2006, 10:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 848
Posted By slyydrr
I can't ever say this enough, because everytime I...

I can't ever say this enough, because everytime I say it 5 people drown me out. The problems with the MacBook Pro are NOT as bad as everyone makes it out to seem.

1) Heat: This is only an issue...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-18-2006, 09:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By slyydrr
Actually, I'd say the odds of having two bad...

Actually, I'd say the odds of having two bad sticks of RAM of the same kind shipped at the same time is much higher than two bad sticks of RAM of two diff. brands. Usually the "issues" come up in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-18-2006, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By slyydrr
The only two guesses I have would be: 1) Bad...

The only two guesses I have would be:
1) Bad RAM.
2) RAM not inserted all the way.

I wish I could help but its hard to without being there.

Good luck!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-18-2006, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 848
Posted By slyydrr
If you're not planning to do any kind of...

If you're not planning to do any kind of intensive graphic development, I would highly recommend picking up one of the new Intel MacBooks that will be coming out here in the next couple months. ...
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