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Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-22-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 16,766
Posted By Inabsentia
Thanks, that was a really informative and...

Thanks, that was a really informative and insightful post, EvenStranger!

One more question if you don't mind. You mentioned "poor AppleCare sales". Is that like a kind of commissions bonus for...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-20-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 315
Posted By Inabsentia
You may want to try and look at vmware settings...

You may want to try and look at vmware settings and find the option that says "applications", click on the default applications tab after you select that option. check the "Open your mac files and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-20-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,887
Posted By Inabsentia
Hmm... as an avid user of dropbox, parallels and...

Hmm... as an avid user of dropbox, parallels and utorrent, I can safely say it wouldn't be those programs. I'm rather paranoid when operating on wifi and have always made sure I am not sharing...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-20-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,787
Posted By Inabsentia
There are some other sites out there that...

There are some other sites out there that specialize specifically in reselling older macs, used or refurbished by the sellers themselves. Macofalltrades.com, PowerMax.com, and my personal favorite...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-20-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 16,766
Posted By Inabsentia
EvenStranger, it sounds as though you have some...

EvenStranger, it sounds as though you have some experience in working at Apple stores. I've always wanted to work there, but I've been given some doubt lately. How accurate do you think this article...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2011, 01:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,294
Posted By Inabsentia
Wow, thanks, Virgeist! There was so much in that...

Wow, thanks, Virgeist! There was so much in that one post that I'll be trying out apps for days :D

@ the OP, one thing I'd like to add is... I don't know what the general opinion here is on the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-18-2011, 04:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,259
Posted By Inabsentia
I've seen some of those over at deviantart.com...

I've seen some of those over at deviantart.com (category >customization > wallpaper), in practically any theme you can think of. Christmas themed abstract art wallpapers, mmm...
...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-18-2011, 12:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,808
Posted By Inabsentia
Hardware wise... the trackpad is incredible. The...

Hardware wise... the trackpad is incredible. The best windows laptops out still make some really bad trackpad decisions!

Software wise, there is so much... but when I am ready to try other...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-17-2011, 04:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 910
Posted By Inabsentia
Heh, JaeHokes, it sounds like this may be less of...

Heh, JaeHokes, it sounds like this may be less of a mac problem and more of an internet problem!

I kid, I kid! But seriously, it depends. Tell us a bit more about your mac, is it for your home or...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 672
Posted By Inabsentia
Right now is an okay time to buy. The 2011...

Right now is an okay time to buy. The 2011 versions just hit in late Feburary. If you wish to save a couple $$$ and want to wait until around that time next year for the refresh, that is another...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 06-16-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,774
Posted By Inabsentia
Both of your Ipods should work fine. I know it...

Both of your Ipods should work fine. I know it seems like Apple is leaving the original ipod brand behind, but the classic is still the most recent release and still supported by itunes! Shouldn't...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-16-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,628
Posted By Inabsentia
There is some software available to do this, for...

There is some software available to do this, for both Windows and Mac. However, one of the best methods around is this DIY. It is a long read, but worth it:
Transferring your iTunes Library |...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-16-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,569
Posted By Inabsentia
Be careful with extensions too. Just as in...

Be careful with extensions too. Just as in Firefox, your extensions and third-party plug ins can weigh down the performance of your Safari browser. I've heard Ad Block in particular is pretty...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-16-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,578
Posted By Inabsentia
Which have you tried? I like the two mentioned...

Which have you tried? I like the two mentioned above, but fell in love with the simplicity of AppCleaner (http://www.freemacsoft.net/AppCleaner/).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-16-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 621
Posted By Inabsentia
With an ipad and iphone already, it looks like...

With an ipad and iphone already, it looks like you're already off to a great start in getting used to the osx on a MBP. In fact, the upcoming release next month, Lion, is going to add even more iOS...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-16-2011, 05:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,854
Posted By Inabsentia
Let us know what specific drivers it is asking...

Let us know what specific drivers it is asking for. Also, what happened during your failed attempts at bootcamping windows xp? And what did you do to finally get progress in installing xp? Its...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-16-2011, 05:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,022
Posted By Inabsentia
Well, your first idea is a pretty good one,...

Well, your first idea is a pretty good one, actually. If you haven't done it already, here is what that will do: It will copy your files over and should tell you about duplicates. If there is still a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-16-2011, 05:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,889
Posted By Inabsentia
Your MBP will probably do okay for Skyrim, based...

Your MBP will probably do okay for Skyrim, based on two bits of evidence, but they are just good guesses:

1. Apparently Bethesda is developing Skyrim with consoles as their primary focus this...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-16-2011, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 623
Posted By Inabsentia
Yes, the Mac mail client is great, but it has...

Yes, the Mac mail client is great, but it has it's strengths and weaknesses. Fortunately there are other ones that you can try out if you were intent on using a mac-based mail client. Here are a few...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2011, 04:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 770
Posted By Inabsentia
Just to add a few more things: What you...

Just to add a few more things: What you experienced is how programs are generally installed on OSX. As mentioned, an image is created, that you must click on to initiate the install procedure. You...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 06-16-2011, 04:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,022
Posted By Inabsentia
Yeah, that did help a lot. Oddly enough that...

Yeah, that did help a lot. Oddly enough that doesn't even have 10k views yet!

So the magic number is about 10-15 posts? Sorry, couldn't help but gaze at your post history, Gadgetman.
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