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Search: Posts Made By: Mr. Drums
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,509
Posted By Mr. Drums
I always love this question. My thoughts are this...

I always love this question. My thoughts are this - if all yu want to do is run Windows on them and have it do every little thing that Windows does, then just stick with Windows - you'll be better...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-29-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 828
Posted By Mr. Drums
Why would your neighbor want to "put something"...

Why would your neighbor want to "put something" on your computer? My Airport is always on, and I have many neighbors. None of them (even the ones who don't like me) have ever tried to "put something"...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-27-2010, 11:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By Mr. Drums
DaFlake and Chas... No AV and no probs, no...

DaFlake and Chas...

No AV and no probs, no malware......Sorry, but true, you'll have to take my word for it. They are very easy to stay away from. No hangs, no "sluggish" behavior, etc. A...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-25-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By Mr. Drums
Why did you reformat just because you didn't like...

Why did you reformat just because you didn't like the software?? Who EVER looks at the file size of a browser, unless you really just don't have any space? Unless you are visiting some really...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-22-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,260
Posted By Mr. Drums
I have never even thought about the fan in my...

I have never even thought about the fan in my computers in all the years since I have had them. Even in my heavy gaming days. These fan monitor makers must be making a fortune! It's like convincing...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-21-2010, 10:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 29,883
Posted By Mr. Drums
These are computers. Sometimes they freeze,...

These are computers. Sometimes they freeze, shutdown unexpectedly, and make silly noises. It happens. If it works fine now, then no harm done and move on. If not, then you can try and determine the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-21-2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,967
Posted By Mr. Drums
Just get whatever you want. There really is no...

Just get whatever you want. There really is no right or wrong decision. These are only computers.....some people love Macs, others love PCs.....the formula really isn't so complicated.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2010, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By Mr. Drums
They'll fix it - a co-worker of mine had this...

They'll fix it - a co-worker of mine had this happen to his MacBook in about 10 months time. They fixed it, no questions asked (whole new keyboard - the entire top replaced. I have had mine since...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Mr. Drums
"Less labor intensive"? It takes 10 seconds to...

"Less labor intensive"? It takes 10 seconds to get artwork without the "tool" (which I didn't even know existed!). LOL!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-07-2010, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Mr. Drums
That's what I'm talkin' 'bout.

That's what I'm talkin' 'bout.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Mr. Drums
I have never used the iTunes function to get the...

I have never used the iTunes function to get the artwork - I usually just copy the artwork image from someplace like amazon, then past it in the artwork section under "info".....that always works.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-28-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,523
Posted By Mr. Drums
Either use tabs or you can open up separate...

Either use tabs or you can open up separate windows if you so choose. Tabs seem to work easiest in most cases, unless you want to line them up side by side.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-20-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,137
Posted By Mr. Drums
Just don't buy a "time capsule" - whatever the...

Just don't buy a "time capsule" - whatever the heck they are!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-19-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,137
Posted By Mr. Drums
Just turn it on and use it! It's just a computer...

Just turn it on and use it! It's just a computer - they are made to be used a lot. It won't overheat and die on you. It's exactly like any other computer you've ever used in your life, and they don't...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-14-2010, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 752
Posted By Mr. Drums
My iPod was WIndows formatted and ran rine on my...

My iPod was WIndows formatted and ran rine on my Mac - I think it only needs to be reformatted if moving from Mac to Windows.

Look, it is just a computer, so get what you want and will be happy...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 629
Posted By Mr. Drums
Any is good - Iomega, Seagae, etc....they are all...

Any is good - Iomega, Seagae, etc....they are all the same, just get the cheapest one you can get that meets your specs. Don't spend a fortune.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-06-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,762
Posted By Mr. Drums
Print them out?

Print them out?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-06-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 738
Posted By Mr. Drums
Well, I am proud to say I am also a mac user -...

Well, I am proud to say I am also a mac user - got my macbook in sept., and use is extensively with school (I am a teacher and taking MORE graduate classes - never ends!). However, I also use a PC...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-04-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 144,945
Posted By Mr. Drums
Wow - this is TOTALLY a personal choice matter....

Wow - this is TOTALLY a personal choice matter. People always tell me how bad Vista sucks. As for me, I love Vista. I have never had a single problem, BSOD, hand, shutdown, etc. on Vista, and I have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-02-2010, 12:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Mr. Drums
Ah, great. Thank you!

Ah, great. Thank you!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-02-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 487
Posted By Mr. Drums
Occasional Freeze.....

One more question -

I have my MacBook on a wireless network -

Sometimes I notice that the internet will freeze suddenly. When this happens, any applications are VERY slow to open (Pages,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2010, 11:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 600
Posted By Mr. Drums
Mac Mail question

Hi all -

Question here - I have comcast internet and like to use their homepage - when I sign in, i tells me how many email messages I have. On the MacBook, I use MacMail to retrieve my messages...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,031
Posted By Mr. Drums
Seems like a silly post. This guy is a clown.

Seems like a silly post. This guy is a clown.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2010, 07:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,999
Posted By Mr. Drums
I am one of the few (only) who likes using both....

I am one of the few (only) who likes using both. I have never had any trouble with Vista. Go figure.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-11-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,111
Posted By Mr. Drums
Thanks for the replies, everyone. I like Safari -...

Thanks for the replies, everyone. I like Safari - seems well-integrated with the Mac. Will try Chrome for comparison.
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