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Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-18-2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By crossbonesX
for a notebook hard drive, remember to get a...

for a notebook hard drive, remember to get a 2.5".

seagate's generally considered a good brand, i just got one of their hard drives for my macbook.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-18-2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By crossbonesX
Hey, I just took it to the Genius Bar today and...

Hey, I just took it to the Genius Bar today and they confirmed that my hard drive failed. Got a new one and just switched them out (surprisingly easy), my macbook's all better now. :) Thanks a lot...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-17-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,833
Posted By crossbonesX
I understand where OP is coming from on this one....

I understand where OP is coming from on this one. I remember I took a long break from video games once (around 7 years), and when I started buying the highest-rated contemporary titles I was...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2010, 11:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By crossbonesX
Ok, just repaired the actual disk. I did the...

Ok, just repaired the actual disk. I did the permissions again, the permissions said this:

Warning: SUID file "System/Library/CoreServices/RemoteManagement/ARDAgent.app/Contents/MacOS/ARDAgent"...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By crossbonesX
Would that be the same as repairing permissions?...

Would that be the same as repairing permissions? The actions under 'First Aid'? I'll give it another shot.

The actions that trigger the freezing are pretty common stuff (installing an update/game,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2010, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By crossbonesX
MBP freezing, despite reformat/installation

My late '08 unibody's been freezing lately, the pattern seems to be whenever i try to download something, install something (like an update), or transfer files from my external hard drive. Luckily I...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-08-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,502
Posted By crossbonesX
3GB is sufficient, i only have 2 and the game...

3GB is sufficient, i only have 2 and the game runs near-perfect for me (although on lowest settings).

the x1600 is right at the minimum requirements. so you'll be able to run it, but not very...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-04-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,129
Posted By crossbonesX
nvm, it seems that itunes only had the album art...

nvm, it seems that itunes only had the album art for the first track in a lot of my albums.... it's really weird, but i fixed it by copying/pasting the album art. kind of a pain, but at least it's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-04-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,129
Posted By crossbonesX
yeah, it shows up in itunes. it's not a huge deal...

yeah, it shows up in itunes. it's not a huge deal or anything, but i am curious to find out how to fix it.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-04-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,129
Posted By crossbonesX
don't have album art preview on all my music (in finder)

http://img412.imageshack.us/img412/7407/84170638.png

all of those files have the same album art, but only that one gives me the preview. also, i have some folders where none of the files have the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-04-2010, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,479
Posted By crossbonesX
i'd like to be able to do this too, haven't found...

i'd like to be able to do this too, haven't found a way to yet.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 08-04-2010, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,502
Posted By crossbonesX
not sure what graphics problems you're talking...

not sure what graphics problems you're talking about.

i don't know anything about your video card, but your processor is fine (same as mine, 2.4 duo).

to answer your question, 1GB ram is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-29-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By crossbonesX
and you're running 10.6.4?

and you're running 10.6.4?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,739
Posted By crossbonesX
That's weird, ok thanks I think I'll do that as...

That's weird, ok thanks I think I'll do that as soon as I get an external hard drive to back up my data.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By crossbonesX
Does 10.6.4 have graphics problems?

Steam says that the new system update causes slowdown and graphics problems on high-end games. I want to upgrade so I can use the magic trackpad update to do three-finger-dragging (!), but I get...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-28-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,739
Posted By crossbonesX
I'm using a 2008 Macbook Pro, and this happens to...

I'm using a 2008 Macbook Pro, and this happens to me too. :(

Like both of you said, I often click something else and then come back to it. I haven't had any problems with normal windows yet, just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-19-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,423
Posted By crossbonesX
in theory, yes, because that's how the Tiger guys...

in theory, yes, because that's how the Tiger guys use the disk.

but i don't think disk utility is capable of wiping the partition/volume that it's on, i think you have to boot from the disk (hold...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-12-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,582
Posted By crossbonesX
Ok, no one here seems to have properly explained...

Ok, no one here seems to have properly explained how to install applications on Mac; which is to say, no one's mentioned that most apps don't need an installation. You need to know how .dmgs work,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-12-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 579
Posted By crossbonesX
Unable to close Tabs, Any Browser, Snow Leopard

Recently, I've been having trouble closing or selecting tabs, I've tried Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. It happens whether I'm using a trackpad or a mouse, although it seems to happen more with the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,335
Posted By crossbonesX
Thanks, that makes sense now. I would never...

Thanks, that makes sense now.

I would never have thought of someone doing that, it seems so pointless.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-12-2010, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,335
Posted By crossbonesX
Question No border around thumbnail....

There's a white border around all of the thumbnails in this folder EXCEPT the aurora borealis one. They're all the same resolution (1280x800), why does that one look different?
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-21-2010, 12:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By crossbonesX
yes! can't wait....

yes! can't wait....
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-14-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,129
Posted By crossbonesX
"I'm Feeling Lucky" search in Safari Address Bar?

I'm considering switching back to Safari from Firefox, but is there a way to implement this feature? It's definitely a deal-maker/breaker to me....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By crossbonesX
Right, sorry forgot about that; I have 10.6, the...

Right, sorry forgot about that; I have 10.6, the grid spacing worked, thanks!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2010, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By crossbonesX
How do I get 2-line names in Finder?

Almost every file I have in Finder has to use "..." because it doesn't fit on one line, is there any setting or Terminal command to space them out more and allow them to use two lines?
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