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Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-06-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By kamerdoc23
I put the memory original memory back in and the...

I put the memory original memory back in and the computer functions perfectly. Going to Crucial tonight...boss went cheap and I paid for it.

Moral of the story: You get what you pay for.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-06-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By kamerdoc23
The receipt says memory for "Mac or PC". So...

The receipt says memory for "Mac or PC". So perhaps it simply isn't specific enough?
My boss purchased the memory from eBay, I think I'm going to order my own from Crucial and try again. Thanks for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-06-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By kamerdoc23
Memory Upgrade Difficulty

Hey all,

I recently purchased new memory for my MacBook Pro (All Specs below).
When I went to start up the computer after installing the memory, the MacBook just beeps constantly. Slow and steady...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 803
Posted By kamerdoc23
Now THAT makes total sense. Guess I'm off to buy...

Now THAT makes total sense. Guess I'm off to buy a new copy of Windows...bummer.

Thanks for your help. Cleared everything up.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 803
Posted By kamerdoc23
Thanks for the response.... I'm a little...

Thanks for the response....

I'm a little confused. What's the purpose of "migrating" if you simply have to purchase another license and install...that doesn't sound like migrating at all, just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 803
Posted By kamerdoc23
Parallels Migration License Questions

So I'm in a small mess of a situation..

I have a MacBook Pro, and recently purchased Parallels 8 since there are two programs at work that refuse to work for a Mac.

Problem is one program is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-03-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 38,210
Posted By kamerdoc23
Oh my. So I'm the originator of this thread. ...

Oh my. So I'm the originator of this thread. I've been a "switcher" for two months now and this forum has been invaluable in making the transition incredibly smooth. Thank you everyone for all of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,944
Posted By kamerdoc23
Awesome help everyone. Thanks so much. I'm gonna...

Awesome help everyone. Thanks so much. I'm gonna format this one to HFS+ and use it entirely for backing up my system. I'll purchase another external when the time comes that I'll need to share it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,056
Posted By kamerdoc23
NTSF External Hard Drive Back HELP PLEASE!!!

So I have an external hard drive which I want clean slated and brand new ready to back up my MacBook pro. How should I go about this?
Should I connect it to my new MacBook and format it?
-OR-...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,944
Posted By kamerdoc23
Yup. NTFS. How do I fix this so I can use it. My...

Yup. NTFS. How do I fix this so I can use it. My MacBook is my primary computer now, I don't want to hold on to my desktop for very long.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,944
Posted By kamerdoc23
How do I find out if it is? And if it is, how do...

How do I find out if it is? And if it is, how do I make it so I can utilize it and write to it natively?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,944
Posted By kamerdoc23
External Hard Drive "Control"

Hey all. I have a Seagate Free Agent 1TB external hard drive, a little less than two years old. Originally purchased to back up music on a PC.

I eecently purchased a MacBook Pro, and had no...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2012, 12:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 44,357
Posted By kamerdoc23
Just changed my life. :Cool: Best feature ever.

Just changed my life. :Cool:
Best feature ever.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-02-2012, 12:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,580
Posted By kamerdoc23
I'm impressed with your saving skills at such a...

I'm impressed with your saving skills at such a young age! Congrats.
I say wait and get Mac, see above about refurbished. In my experience, I would avoid doing something used on Craigslist or eBay,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-31-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 38,210
Posted By kamerdoc23
What is meant by future "proofing" a machine...

What is meant by future "proofing" a machine mean, and why would Lion give more advantage than Snow Leopard at doing so...

...searching for proofing while I await your response.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 38,210
Posted By kamerdoc23
Thanks for all the information. I'm a pretty...

Thanks for all the information. I'm a pretty casual user and don't use much more than basics, so I think I'll hold off on the update for a little while. Everything is working so smoothly right now I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 38,210
Posted By kamerdoc23
Snow Leopard VS. Lion

Hey all, new Mac user learning the ropes and having fun doing so.
Thanks so much for all the help this far, everyone has helped to make this transition a very smooth one.

I'm starting a thread...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,032
Posted By kamerdoc23
Ok I'm starting to understand a little more. Do...

Ok I'm starting to understand a little more. Do I need to upgrade? Or am I okay with what I have now? I'm interested in the Cloud, but I don't think it will work very well for me. I don't buy a lot...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,032
Posted By kamerdoc23
Sounds like what I expected, thanks chas! This...

Sounds like what I expected, thanks chas!
This brings up another question as I'm learning as I go...
What exactly is Lion? Is that the operating system that I am using? I thought the operating...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-30-2011, 02:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,032
Posted By kamerdoc23
New User iLife '11 Update Question

Hey all,
Satisfied new Mac User. Bought a mildly used MacBook Pro 13". Had no problem integrating with internet passwords, email, iTunes, etc. Been having fun learning all the shortcuts and tricks....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-27-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By kamerdoc23
20 minutes and counting. Thanks for the all the...

20 minutes and counting. Thanks for the all the help!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-27-2011, 01:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By kamerdoc23
Just got home with it. Has the original hard...

Just got home with it. Has the original hard drive disks and am about to start reading around online what to do. Any suggestions?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-26-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,010
Posted By kamerdoc23
New MacBookPro User? Advice wanted on used purchase.

Greetings everyone,
Thanks for letting me join. I'm brand new to the forum, and possibly brand new to a Mac. Research has led me here for advice from current users. I've been a satisfied PC user...
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