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Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-25-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,135
Posted By dyinginavan
Unhappy Active memory usage, is this normal?

Hey guys, can anyone advise if my active memory usage is normal?

I've noticed that lately, my fans have been kinda noisy and I took it to the Apple Store, hoped they'd just listen and tell me if...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,839
Posted By dyinginavan
THANK YOU. I thought I was going mad. My Macbook...

THANK YOU. I thought I was going mad. My Macbook that I bought in May has just started making this noise, pretty much in the past week or so. It's driving me nuts. I'm just going to take it to the...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-16-2007, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,354
Posted By dyinginavan
Big time fan of Skype here also, it's the only...

Big time fan of Skype here also, it's the only messenger I use my webcam with anymore.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-09-2007, 05:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 834
Posted By dyinginavan
I love CleanApp, can't remember what made me...

I love CleanApp, can't remember what made me prefer it over AppZapper if I'm honest, but the uninstalling of apps also confused me at first. But you get used to it :-)

In terms of a new Macbook...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-09-2007, 05:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,008
Posted By dyinginavan
Well, I paid for the pro version for the video...

Well, I paid for the pro version for the video editting capabilities mainly but was happy with the free version for a while. I feel that having just the one version would bundle unneccessary,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-04-2007, 07:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,555
Posted By dyinginavan
Mine squeals and I think I made a thread about it...

Mine squeals and I think I made a thread about it also when my laptop was new. I promise you, in a few months you'll be saying, "what squeal?" because once you stop thinking it means there's...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-04-2007, 07:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,734
Posted By dyinginavan
I love Bean! It's small, simple, smart and does...

I love Bean! It's small, simple, smart and does the job.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 09-14-2007, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,224
Posted By dyinginavan
Curries, which is an electrical retailer here in...

Curries, which is an electrical retailer here in the UK, were selling off iPod surplus stock for half price! Nabbed myself a green 4gig nano, since I'm not keen on the look of the new nanos. And the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-31-2007, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,257
Posted By dyinginavan
Hmm, how loud is it? You may just be listening...

Hmm, how loud is it? You may just be listening too hard to it and being a bit paranoid about it of course, but unless it's grinding and sounding a little healthy, I wouldn't worry too much.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-31-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,871
Posted By dyinginavan
I use this too. I don't really want to download...

I use this too. I don't really want to download apps to mess with my fan speed, the technology built into the laptop will take care of this for you and really, when I'm using my laptop on a table, I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-31-2007, 08:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,040
Posted By dyinginavan
Yup. Same happened to me on Day 3 of Macbook...

Yup. Same happened to me on Day 3 of Macbook ownership. AIM is evil, crashes EVERY time I try to load a buddylist so definitely install Adium. Adium is a brilliant app and has never crashed on me...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-02-2007, 09:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By dyinginavan
Looks pretty much how mine did. Hasn't shipped...

Looks pretty much how mine did. Hasn't shipped yet buddy, have patience! Tomorrow you should see that it's shipped and eventually, the delivery estimate will become one date and I've always found...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-02-2007, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By dyinginavan
^ I'm exactly the same. After typing on my...

^ I'm exactly the same. After typing on my Macbook, regular keyboards feel huge and cumbersome to me. I love the Macbook's keyboard and yes, I was a little hesitant prior to purchasing but it's very...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-01-2007, 09:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By dyinginavan
A Contrast In Reflection With Duplication of...

A Contrast In Reflection
With Duplication of Duplication
Carpe Disturbia
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-31-2007, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,513
Posted By dyinginavan
I had this problem once when Comic Life was still...

I had this problem once when Comic Life was still open in my dock. I didn't know it would use the camera? I just quit it fully and then photobooth worked. So maybe it's just an app you didn't expect...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-31-2007, 04:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,170
Posted By dyinginavan
I checked out Zen, their forums seemed to be...

I checked out Zen, their forums seemed to be awash with bad reports although I emailed their support with a few questions and received a polite, extremely informative response within a few hours....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-31-2007, 04:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 991
Posted By dyinginavan
^ Nah, I always open mine in the center and I can...

^ Nah, I always open mine in the center and I can push mine in a little, too.

I looked at mine when I noticed, it's not that it's coming away from the laptop the shell is just a bit bendy at that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-30-2007, 05:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,170
Posted By dyinginavan
I've been with Pipex forever, no problems or...

I've been with Pipex forever, no problems or complaints from me.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2007, 09:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,388
Posted By dyinginavan
I get 4-ish hours with full brightness and...

I get 4-ish hours with full brightness and wireless on. And I only plug in around 1-3%, I like the battery to run right down and often I forget completely after the reserve battery power alert and it...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-10-2007, 04:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 748
Posted By dyinginavan
Mines exactly the same as ukdmbfan. I notice some...

Mines exactly the same as ukdmbfan. I notice some things seem to kick the fans in more than others, like YouTube. But I never find my Macbook is unusually hot to the touch.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-06-2007, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 916
Posted By dyinginavan
My advice is to try not to worry about the heat...

My advice is to try not to worry about the heat issue. I know it sounds easy enough to say, but otherwise when you get it you'll be feeling it every few minutes, checking the temperature constantly...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-05-2007, 09:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,238
Posted By dyinginavan
I knew the price would be disgracefully inflated...

I knew the price would be disgracefully inflated for us over here. Ridiculous. And O2, eew. I'm on an 18 month T-Mobile contract with my Sidekick 3 still, won't run out until mid next year and I'm...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-05-2007, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,018
Posted By dyinginavan
Do you mean that on a UK keyboard, the " is where...

Do you mean that on a UK keyboard, the " is where the @ is and vice versa? Yup, this took me a while to get used to but I haven't messed around with any settings to be honest. I have just got used to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-02-2007, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By dyinginavan
Can anyone suggest what to use for cleaning the...

Can anyone suggest what to use for cleaning the gloss screens? There's this gross fingerprint RIGHT in the middle of my beautiful, beautiful screen and I don't even recall touching it. I don't know...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-28-2007, 04:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,247
Posted By dyinginavan
I get 4 hours out of mineeeee. Which is the best...

I get 4 hours out of mineeeee. Which is the best battery life on a laptop I've ever had (coming from moi, the owner of an ancient HP Pavillion that ran down from 100% to 5% in 50 minutes, pfft).
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