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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2007, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,159
Posted By newcitizenship
You can get Leopard for $9.99 if you bought a Mac...

You can get Leopard for $9.99 if you bought a Mac after October 1st.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-17-2007, 08:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By newcitizenship
Which iBook is it? G3 or G4? What's the...

Which iBook is it? G3 or G4? What's the processor speed? Does the screen flicker?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-17-2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,760
Posted By newcitizenship
MacBooks have an integrated video card, that is,...

MacBooks have an integrated video card, that is, it's a part of the motherboard. It can't be upgraded or changed in any way.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-13-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,222
Posted By newcitizenship
Try these: -Reset the PMU (unplug the power...

Try these:

-Reset the PMU (unplug the power cord, open the computer, press the little round black button near the battery and hold it for about 1 second, then plug in the power cord and try to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-13-2007, 05:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By newcitizenship
You can also use a free AIM account with iChat...

You can also use a free AIM account with iChat...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-13-2007, 04:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By newcitizenship
What happens when you restart the computer and...

What happens when you restart the computer and hold down the option key? If you see Macintosh HD & Windows, select Macintosh HD, then it will boot into OS X. Go to System Preferences and change...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-11-2007, 02:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By newcitizenship
They work great. You can use most third party...

They work great. You can use most third party mice without installing any kind of driver- just plug it in and it's ready- but there are many third party drivers that add a lot of functionality that...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-08-2007, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,704
Posted By newcitizenship
Have you tried Keynote? You can download a free...

Have you tried Keynote? You can download a free 30-day trial from Apple if you don't already have it. I know that Pages and Numbers handle the new filetypes, but I haven't had the opportunity to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-07-2007, 02:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 625
Posted By newcitizenship
It gave you a massage? Wow, bonus! Mine only...

It gave you a massage? Wow, bonus! Mine only gives me messages...

But, seriously....

You can't use the discs that came with your MacBook to install anything on your iBook G4. You'll need an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-05-2007, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,555
Posted By newcitizenship
Open Terminal and type: killall Finder ...

Open Terminal and type: killall Finder

Finder should relaunch automatically. If that doesn't fix it, log out and log back in.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2007, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By newcitizenship
This works really well:...

This works really well: http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/16620 But this is the only way you'll want to do it, don't change the name of your home folder by yourself!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-02-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By newcitizenship
If your Mac says that the disk is unreadable,...

If your Mac says that the disk is unreadable, it's probably not going to work. You can try putting the drive in the freezer (I'm not kidding) for about 20-30 mins and see if it's readable then. If...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-02-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By newcitizenship
Not without doing a lot of geeky reworking. The...

Not without doing a lot of geeky reworking. The Dell disc will check the hardware, and if it's not the original Dell, it won't install. There is apparently a way to create a "slip-stream" disc,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-01-2007, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,395
Posted By newcitizenship
As long as it was originally purchased less than...

As long as it was originally purchased less than one year ago, it's covered and eligible for AppleCare. Go to http://www.apple.com/support/ and enter its serial number near the bottom of the page...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-01-2007, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 10,164
Posted By newcitizenship
If there's an Apple Specialist in your area, they...

If there's an Apple Specialist in your area, they *might* be able to cut you a break. Apple will almost certainly void your warranty for your LCD.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2007, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By newcitizenship
Repairing permissions wouldn't do anything. It's...

Repairing permissions wouldn't do anything. It's kind of a does-nothing non-fix (or, as John Gruber calls it, "voodoo" http://daringfireball.net/2006/04/repair_permissions_voodoo).

I would...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2007, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By newcitizenship
You can't bypass the minimum memory requirement. ...

You can't bypass the minimum memory requirement. Even if you could, Tiger runs fairly poorly with minimal RAM. You should get a copy of 10.3, which runs like a champ older, lower-spec'd machines.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-01-2007, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 656
Posted By newcitizenship
I wouldn't worry about the heat, they're made to...

I wouldn't worry about the heat, they're made to run hot- and they do. There would only be cause for concern if the computer shut itself off from getting too hot.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2007, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,326
Posted By newcitizenship
What is the processor speed on your iBook? ...

What is the processor speed on your iBook?

If it's not at least 800MHz, your computer probably won't meet the requirements for Leopard. See here:...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2007, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By newcitizenship
There are three different ways. Bootcamp -...

There are three different ways.

Bootcamp - http://www.apple.com/macosx/bootcamp/
Parallels - http://www.macupdate.com/info.php/id/21252/parallels-desktop
VMWare -...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-01-2007, 07:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,895
Posted By newcitizenship
No one has a reliable or accurate tip, as Leo's...

No one has a reliable or accurate tip, as Leo's release date has not been announced yet. However, as soon as it's released it will be available on all new machines, even machines that you get from...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-01-2007, 01:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By newcitizenship
Find a PDF on your hard drive, select it, hit...

Find a PDF on your hard drive, select it, hit command + i (or right-click/cntrl-click the file and select 'Get Info'), select Acrobat under 'Open with:', then hit the change all button (which will be...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-01-2007, 01:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,243
Posted By newcitizenship
Open iTunes, select the individual track, hit...

Open iTunes, select the individual track, hit command+i, choose artwork, highlight the artwork, hit the 'delete' key. Or you can just find better quality album covers online and replace the old ones...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-30-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,649
Posted By newcitizenship
Unfortunately, there aren't any graphics card...

Unfortunately, there aren't any graphics card "tweaks" you can do. There's no way to get it to shift more RAM to the graphics card than it will allow by default.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-30-2007, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 13,596
Posted By newcitizenship
You can use Disk Utility. Open it up, select the...

You can use Disk Utility. Open it up, select the disk, select 'Erase', then under Volume Format, change it to MS-DOS/Windows/FAT32 (I can't remember exactly what is says, but it's one of those!).
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