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Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-25-2009, 04:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,269
Posted By claudius753
It's also not 1000 cycles and then you're done,...

It's also not 1000 cycles and then you're done, it's 1000 cycles until you are under 80% capacity.



Apple - MacBook Pro - Learn all about the breakthrough battery...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-01-2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 877
Posted By claudius753
External enclosures are pretty cheap. This one...

External enclosures are pretty cheap. This one (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182177) is only $15 with free shipping.

Basically you would put your new drive in the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-01-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,614
Posted By claudius753
It does not come with OS X, you have to download...

It does not come with OS X, you have to download it.

Paintbrush | Home (http://paintbrush.sourceforge.net/)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-28-2009, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,285
Posted By claudius753
Yes, it's the little slit on the bottom front to...

Yes, it's the little slit on the bottom front to the right. I use the Apple remote from my older iMac with my new MBP just fine.

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3019/2946335199_59bacc0ab7_m.jpg
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-28-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,810
Posted By claudius753
How old is your MBP? Your battery should have...

How old is your MBP? Your battery should have about 5400 mAh capacity when new, and according to Apple still have 80% of its capacity after 300 cycles (about 4300 mAh). You have only 42 cycles and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-28-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,636
Posted By claudius753
Are you sure you turned it off with the power...

Are you sure you turned it off with the power button, not just put it to sleep? Did you try turning it off, and removing the battery while the machine was unplugged and then putting everything back...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2009, 11:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,595
Posted By claudius753
Does the iBook still boot? I connected my iMac...

Does the iBook still boot? I connected my iMac up to my MacBook Pro using an ethernet cable and the iMac shows up in Finder just fine. Just "Connect As" my iMac user name from the MBP and was able...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-25-2009, 03:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 609
Posted By claudius753
Get an external HD enclosure and pull the old HD...

Get an external HD enclosure and pull the old HD and install it in the enclosure. They can be had for as low as $10 from newegg.

Actually, I just re-read your post. Windows will not read HFS+...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-25-2009, 03:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By claudius753
Copied and pasted from Formatting PC CD-RW Discs...

Copied and pasted from Formatting PC CD-RW Discs on a Macintosh (http://8help.osu.edu/1133.html)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2009, 03:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,375
Posted By claudius753
There is no PCMCIA slot on any current Apple...

There is no PCMCIA slot on any current Apple notebooks. The new standard is ExpressCard, and only the 17" model has retained that feature following the recent refresh.

As far as video work, you...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-25-2009, 02:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,209
Posted By claudius753
There are also instructions in the manual that...

There are also instructions in the manual that comes with your MPB that show you how to remove the bottom and replace the HD and RAM.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-24-2009, 02:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By claudius753
As chscag said, you can use Disk Utility to burn...

As chscag said, you can use Disk Utility to burn disk images, such as .iso files.

If what you want is to burn a data disc with files that you pick and choose, that's easy too. In Finder go to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-24-2009, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 550
Posted By claudius753
Just another one of the cool little thoughts that...

Just another one of the cool little thoughts that go into Apple products and make them great.

I also like that the caps lock key won't turn on unless you hold it for a split second. If you just...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-23-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,195
Posted By claudius753
The icons on the Dock will automatically scale to...

The icons on the Dock will automatically scale to a slightly smaller size and move over as you drag the icon onto it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2009, 05:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,769
Posted By claudius753
Yes, you would get full speed, you have 3.0 Gbps....

Yes, you would get full speed, you have 3.0 Gbps. Really, even at the SATA I speed of 1.5 Gbps, you would get full speed. Regular hard drives can't reach the 3.0 Gbps speed. The only issue is if...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2009, 05:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,769
Posted By claudius753
Are you even affected by this issue? I thought...

Are you even affected by this issue? I thought it was just the newest MBPs. If you go to system profiler then Serial-ATA, what is the speed? My new MBP reports 1.5 Gbps when it should support 3.0...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-23-2009, 04:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,154
Posted By claudius753
I only restart when required by software updates...

I only restart when required by software updates or booting into Windows to game. I do however put the machine to sleep when I'm not using it for a while to save electricity.

My oldest Mac is 4...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-23-2009, 03:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,630
Posted By claudius753
Safari predicts as you type in the address bar. ...

Safari predicts as you type in the address bar. For example, when I type "wn" it has "wnff.net" as the top hit. If I press enter, it automatically fills out the rest and goes there. If I wanted...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 680
Posted By claudius753
Both of those applications have Mac versions.

Both of those applications have Mac versions.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-19-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,785
Posted By claudius753
The much improved internals are more important to...

The much improved internals are more important to me than a drastic design change. Cortex A8 FTW!

Of course I am coming from a 2 year old original iPhone, so I am getting a bigger upgrade of...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-19-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,171
Views: 128,249
Posted By claudius753
2007 Mazda 3S Touring hatchback.

2007 Mazda 3S Touring hatchback.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2009, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By claudius753
Glad you got it figured out, William.

Glad you got it figured out, William.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By claudius753
Yeah, you must be clicking on the dmg file, you...

Yeah, you must be clicking on the dmg file, you have to double click the icon that you dragged into the Applications folder. If its something that you will use very often, once you open it you can...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2009, 02:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By claudius753
1. Mac OS X keyboard shortcuts...

1. Mac OS X keyboard shortcuts (http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1343) lists them all.

2. There are tons of free apps for the Mac, just depends on what you want to do. FreeMacWare...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-19-2009, 02:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,347
Posted By claudius753
I like UnRarX (http://www.unrarx.com/)

I like UnRarX (http://www.unrarx.com/)
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