New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: gavelcoy
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-19-2008, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 448
Posted By gavelcoy
10.5 on MBP issues

Tell me if this sounds serious,

I've been having problems like, my MBP (newly bought, penryn processor, probably spelled wrong) sometimes either shuts down or the backlight to the screen shuts off...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-15-2008, 06:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
Crysis was on the 20" iMac desktop, ran pretty...

Crysis was on the 20" iMac desktop, ran pretty well with medium to high graphics, shaders were on low though, I'm pretty sure those were the where most of the eye popping effects are.

Everything...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-13-2008, 01:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
Yeah this is very unfortunate, it looks like I'll...

Yeah this is very unfortunate, it looks like I'll have to completely reinstall the OS and just backup everything.

The whole reason I was trying the different video settings/driver was to maybe get...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-10-2008, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
I just realized this thread was titled...

I just realized this thread was titled 'unstalling'.. should have been uninstalling...

Called Apple, they had me do a disk repair and a hardware test through the OSX install disc, diagnostics etc....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2008, 04:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
Those are for PC/Linux systems, I had tried that...

Those are for PC/Linux systems, I had tried that driver search many times. Tried Apple's website, tried many, many, many different searches on google. Ironically there are many apps and packages...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
I find it ridiculous there's no where to just...

I find it ridiculous there's no where to just download the official nvidia drivers. I've looked everywhere, is there any chance the drivers are on the install disc and I can get them from there?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-09-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By gavelcoy
unstalling pkg files?

I installed a pkg file that altered the properties of the nvidia video card in my 15" MBP, however it has decreased performance and I'd like to get rid of the changes. Is there a way to do this?
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-06-2008, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 568
Posted By gavelcoy
iphone + small pictures

Searched the forums, nothing came up to exactly what I'm wondering.

Whenever I upload pictures from my iPhone to my MBP, all the photos are sooo small, even smaller than the iPhone screen, which...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-27-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,602
Posted By gavelcoy
Good to know, thanks!

Good to know, thanks!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-27-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,602
Posted By gavelcoy
Stock is 2GB, haven't upgraded yet. So if 3.3 is...

Stock is 2GB, haven't upgraded yet. So if 3.3 is from 4, would I be getting something like 1.3 from 2?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-27-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,602
Posted By gavelcoy
New MBP.. 64 or 32 bit windows?

I want to play the orange box through steam on my MBP, so I'm going to install a version of windows xp through boot camp.

I heard that Apple finally got 64 bit drivers installed on the Apple...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-24-2008, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,569
Posted By gavelcoy
Yeah, lol. Do you think the data is ok from all...

Yeah, lol. Do you think the data is ok from all the plugging in and out?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-24-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,569
Posted By gavelcoy
When I used it on the iMac I just used one USB...

When I used it on the iMac I just used one USB connector, as it originally came with the dual USB cord pictured in the eBay auction. However I since got rid of the cable because it worked fine with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-24-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,569
Posted By gavelcoy
Tried both ports, I'm curious if firewire would...

Tried both ports, I'm curious if firewire would supply more power, not sure if they come in MINI b though, haven't used firewire before. Worried now because I've been testing the external HD so much,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-24-2008, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,569
Posted By gavelcoy
I haven't, students budget is tough and I spent...

I haven't, students budget is tough and I spent most of my bank account on the MBP for school. I needed the extra power in a MBP rather than a MB for audio editing/music production, graphic design,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-24-2008, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,569
Posted By gavelcoy
MBP - software to control USB power?

Hello all!

Just got a MBP, LOVE IT. Had the 20" iMac desktop but I'm moving to Boston in a few months and I can't wait to hop coffee shops with the WiFi.. Thinking about getting a 3G card for...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:30 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?