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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-19-2008, 05:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,961
Posted By bnsteel
Yes, I am all updated (version 12.1.5). Excel...

Yes, I am all updated (version 12.1.5). Excel just hung again! I have an "exotic" video card (NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT) that has caused problems with Java 3D in the past, but I would be surprised if...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-19-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,961
Posted By bnsteel
Yes, Excel has a hanging problem. Can't comment...

Yes, Excel has a hanging problem. Can't comment on Word, but Excel randomly hangs when formatting a charts.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-19-2008, 04:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,961
Posted By bnsteel
iWork vs Office 08

Hi,

While normally, I'd suggest you go with the flow and use Office, the latest version of Office 2008 looks and feels much more like iWork than previous versions of Office. More important and...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-10-2007, 02:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,081
Posted By bnsteel
Unfortunately, I think I have an incompatible...

Unfortunately, I think I have an incompatible version (v6) of the Linksys WRT45GS. We tried the cold restart and it didn't bat an eyelash. I think the options are now to get a different router, or...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-08-2007, 06:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,081
Posted By bnsteel
Thanks, we've been trying to log into the router...

Thanks, we've been trying to log into the router (works from a PC) from the MB but so far no dice.

I'll keep trying to make it work. It just amazes me that a router that works fine (with a M$...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-08-2007, 05:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,081
Posted By bnsteel
WRT54GS not liking MB

Hi, did you have to do anything "special" to the WRT54GS to get it to work with your MBP? My friend just got the Black MB and the router won't have anything to do with him. He can't even plug...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-08-2007, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 716
Posted By bnsteel
have you tried using a MB to connect to a Linksys...

have you tried using a MB to connect to a Linksys WRT54GS router? I can connect with a self assigned IP address, but can't actually log into the router.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-08-2007, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 461
Posted By bnsteel
start by updating the software (using hardwired...

start by updating the software (using hardwired connection) There are a few airport fixes. One actually broke mine, but the last one fixed it.

Also, look for any firmware updates
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-08-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By bnsteel
You can get 2GB of Ram for $101 from crucial.com ...

You can get 2GB of Ram for $101 from crucial.com

http://www.crucial.com/store/listparts.aspx?model=MacBook+Pro+2%2E16GHz+Intel+Core+2+Duo+%2815%2E4%2Dinch%29

I don't know if the faster...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-08-2007, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,327
Posted By bnsteel
I have one of each (am uni prof) and I actually...

I have one of each (am uni prof) and I actually like the MB for mobile stuff and leave the MBP at home. Both have 2GB ram and are quite zippy and both have XP installed using bootcamp - again...
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