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Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-14-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By thurstmw
i5 processors and 1333 mhz ram. Sata3? Do they...

i5 processors and 1333 mhz ram. Sata3? Do they even make msata3 drives and/or connectors? Thunderbolt.

I would love to see a backlit keyboard which hopefully they will do but you never really know.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,153
Posted By thurstmw
Take a screen shot and if it shows up on the SS...

Take a screen shot and if it shows up on the SS then it is probably the graphics if not it is your LCD or cable which is going bad. My money is on the LCD. Replacing them is fairly simple if you dont...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,821
Posted By thurstmw
"The Mac OS X Lion Up-To-Date upgrade is...

"The Mac OS X Lion Up-To-Date upgrade is available at no additional charge via the Mac App Store to all customers who purchased a qualifying new Mac system from Apple or an Apple Authorized Reseller...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-10-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,452
Posted By thurstmw
I love mine. With an SSD as a system drive and...

I love mine. With an SSD as a system drive and the HDD for storage its the perfect cost effective combination of speed and size. I just got the cheapest caddie I could find on ebay and it works...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,496
Posted By thurstmw
Your hard drive could be failing. Extremely slow...

Your hard drive could be failing. Extremely slow read and write speeds are a tell tale sign of this and this would explain both the slow install and the slow computer performance.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By thurstmw
What are you using to connect it to the...

What are you using to connect it to the projectors? VGA, DVI, HDMI? A lot of projectors just aren't very good. Colors and lighting become terrible though I usually think the sharpness is reasonable,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,453
Posted By thurstmw
9mm 1tb...

9mm 1tb (http://gizmodo.com/5810335/samsungs-1tb-drive-is-the-first-9mm-for-ultraportable-laptops)

Here is a 1tb drive that will fit within apples recommended specs for drive sizing. It has not...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 779
Posted By thurstmw
I dont know about the blue light below the J key...

I dont know about the blue light below the J key but there is always a lot of light leakage around the keys. This is one of the few things I hear people complain about with the design. I seems to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-04-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
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Views: 425
Posted By thurstmw
There are rumors that one will be coming out this...

There are rumors that one will be coming out this summer with icore processors. Apples WWDC starts monday so we might hear something then. Then again they often dont mention these lesser updates (aka...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-04-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 38,929
Posted By thurstmw
I have seen this diagnosed before as the cause...

I have seen this diagnosed before as the cause being a bulging battery. Does yours seem ok? Apple will usually comp a repair on a bulged battery.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-04-2011, 05:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 904
Posted By thurstmw
To completely erase everything when you boot from...

To completely erase everything when you boot from your flash drive choose tools (? i think) and go to disk utility and format the drive then reinstall OSX.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-04-2011, 05:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 930
Posted By thurstmw
I am all about ebay I think it is a great place...

I am all about ebay I think it is a great place to buy parts but you computers superdrive might be pata not sata. I am not sure. Click the apple logo in the top left -> about this mac-> more info and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-03-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 899
Posted By thurstmw
That should work fine.

That should work fine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,691
Posted By thurstmw
Exactly like you had answered I just wanted to...

Exactly like you had answered I just wanted to give a basis for the claim (and not claim it as a certainty though I think it is pretty much a certainty) since none of us really know exactly what the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,691
Posted By thurstmw
Just like expose in the dev preview.

Just like expose in the dev preview.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-02-2011, 03:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 384
Posted By thurstmw
try fn + f11. If that dosent work go to...

try fn + f11.

If that dosent work go to system pref > expose & spaces > on the expose tab the second box where it says show desktop should have a key there. Do fn+ that key.

It wont really...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-02-2011, 03:33 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,558
Posted By thurstmw
Fair tax hurts the children the most.

Fair tax hurts the children the most.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-02-2011, 03:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,640
Posted By thurstmw
Their are lots of other countries where data caps...

Their are lots of other countries where data caps are the reg. Much rarer in the US but still around (though most companies have "caps" are like 250gb and deemed "excessive use").
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-02-2011, 12:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 880
Posted By thurstmw
In my experience the battery is much better on...

In my experience the battery is much better on the pro which is something I would consider heavily.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-02-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 13,349
Posted By thurstmw
Though I use pargon here is a possible free...

Though I use pargon here is a possible free option

link (http://ntfsmounter.com/)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-01-2011, 02:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By thurstmw
The folks on [H]ard helped me out. Here is the...

The folks on [H]ard helped me out. Here is the solution incase anyone cares. Looks like chflags doesnt work at least with 10.7

chmod +a "<user/group> deny delete" <file>
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-01-2011, 02:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By thurstmw
It should work either way. Dosent work either....

It should work either way. Dosent work either. Same error.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 934
Posted By thurstmw
Shipped with 10.5 I think which is fine for it...

Shipped with 10.5 I think which is fine for it but 10.6 will also run great.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-31-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By thurstmw
Creating un-deleteable file

I am trying to make a dmg file un-deleteable while keeping it R/W. Found that I should be able to do this with "chflags sunlnk 'file'.dmg" but I keep getting the error "chflags: invalid flag: sunlnk"...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By thurstmw
It sounds like you are talking about the MBP...

It sounds like you are talking about the MBP distorted or no video problem. (http://support.apple.com/kb/TS2377)

If this is the case take make an appointment with any of the apple stores in LA and...
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