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Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, you are correct. New battery and no...

Thanks, you are correct. New battery and no problem with track pad.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By RadarP3C
Cursor moving erratically

Sorry if this has been discussed before.

The cursor on my MacBook Pro (running Mavrick) is moving around erratically without any input from me on the track pad. When I try to move the cursor...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By RadarP3C
Found sys disk. Inserted and pressed "C"...

Found sys disk.

Inserted and pressed "C" key.

Still only see the first gray screen (with apple logo and clockwise spiral).
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,532
Posted By RadarP3C
Sorry, I haven't checked this thread in quite a...

Sorry, I haven't checked this thread in quite a while.

Yes, I got her what she wanted.....a Kindle. She loved it and had used it a lot. You're right about tossing it in about a year. She wanted...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By RadarP3C
Just did a PRAM and NVRAM reset...

Just did a PRAM and NVRAM reset (command-option-P-R).

I'll look for the sys disk.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By RadarP3C
Help, won't boot up

Macbook pro running OS 10.6.2

I was browsing the internet and the screen froze. All that was happening was the rainbow spiral. I did a hard shut down.

Powered back up. For the past 25 minutes...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 661
Posted By RadarP3C
Help, won't boot up

Macbook pro running OS 10.6.2

I was browsing the internet and the screen froze. All that was happening was the rainbow spiral. I did a hard shut down.

Powered back up. For the past 25...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-02-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,532
Posted By RadarP3C
Yes, that is what I was referring to. Thanks.

Yes, that is what I was referring to. Thanks.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-02-2010, 09:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,532
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks everyone for your opinions so far! ...

Thanks everyone for your opinions so far!

Are there any advantage/disadvantages in title selections and price, ease of downloads between the different formats, etc?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-29-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,532
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks everyone for your opinions and advice so...

Thanks everyone for your opinions and advice so far!

One feature (or lack of) that no one has commented on is the Kindle's display is B&W only. Not having a color display might make a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,532
Posted By RadarP3C
Opinions needed - iPad vs. Kindle vs. 13"MacBook

I bought my wife a 13" MB about 6 months ago. She has been hinting about wanting a Kindle for ebooks for Christmas.

A Kindle is cheaper than an iPad. My thinking is to just use her MacBook for...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 11,534
Posted By RadarP3C
Go to your sys preferences and select energy...

Go to your sys preferences and select energy saver. You will see a "show battery status in the menu bar" (bottom left) and put a check in the box.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 02:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, all!

Thanks, all!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 01:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By RadarP3C
Slydude,....thanks, but, I'm not using any...

Slydude,....thanks, but, I'm not using any external devices.

I have a wireless printer and when I start a print job and close the lid of my laptop, it will disconnect from the router and the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By RadarP3C
Airport settings?

When I close the lid of my laptop, I lose the internet and/or router connection. What settings do I need to check in order to keep my connection even with the lid closed?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2010, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By RadarP3C
Sounds like you've got everything covered. ...

Sounds like you've got everything covered. Airport and Bluetooth are the biggest battery drains (other than your DVD). Enjoy the flight.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-29-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 989
Posted By RadarP3C
I used a 13" for the past 3 1/2 yrs. Nice size...

I used a 13" for the past 3 1/2 yrs. Nice size for portability. Now I'm on a 15" and have not noticed any portability differences from my last 13 inch. I'm a pilot and the 15" fits just as well in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-23-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,474
Posted By RadarP3C
Have you checked with the printer manufacturer...

Have you checked with the printer manufacturer for the latest printer driver/software?

I just went through trouble shooting a new printer set up about a month ago. The printer said it came with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,761
Posted By RadarP3C
Great minds think a like.

Great minds think a like.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,761
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, Clay. That is the article I quoted in my...

Thanks, Clay. That is the article I quoted in my above post. I guess battery technology has changed. I think the general rule of thumb used to be with rechargeable batteries was to fully discharge...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,761
Posted By RadarP3C
I went one link deeper and found this also. ...

I went one link deeper and found this also. Depends on laptop model.....

Battery Lifespan
For Apple notebooks with removable batteries such as previous generation MacBook and MacBook Pro...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,761
Posted By RadarP3C
Since we're on the subject of batteries.... ...

Since we're on the subject of batteries....

What is the general consensus on depleting the battery to zero charge each time and then charging it. Will this lengthen the battery's life?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2010, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By RadarP3C
You can verify if you have snow leopard by...

You can verify if you have snow leopard by clicking on the apple symbol, top left corner, and then click "about this mac." If it shows you have version 10.6, then you have snow leopard.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-03-2010, 12:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,476
Posted By RadarP3C
Old news! I bought Apple 5 yrs ago. ...

Old news!

I bought Apple 5 yrs ago.

Bill Gates

;D:D
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-02-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,603
Posted By RadarP3C
How do you check the battery?

How do you check the battery?
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