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Forum: Apple Desktops 11-26-2010, 05:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,001
Posted By SlickShoes
I found out the last refresh was in June/July. ...

I found out the last refresh was in June/July.

Thanks for the quick replies i guess there is no conjecture or specualtion at all then.

I will just wait and hope that they upgrade the graphics...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-25-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,001
Posted By SlickShoes
When was the last iMac update?

Just wondering when the last iMac update was on the store?

I am looking into buying a couple of iMacs in January but the ati 4xxx and 5xxx cards in them are pretty dated or weak for the money if...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-03-2010, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 814
Posted By SlickShoes
id go wit hthe i5 and 5750. You will never...

id go wit hthe i5 and 5750.

You will never be able to upgrade either the processor or the GFX card but and i7 is a bit overkill just now, i5 will do you fine and the 5750 will allow you to play...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-21-2010, 06:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,892
Posted By SlickShoes
Always find that rebuild feels better for me but...

Always find that rebuild feels better for me but will give the user the option of migrate or rebuild. cheers!
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-17-2010, 04:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By SlickShoes
The simulated analogue sticks on epic citadel are...

The simulated analogue sticks on epic citadel are a great idea, but if anyone is like me and has sweaty hands then it becomes really difficult to control the game, i had this problem on call of duty...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 952
Posted By SlickShoes
In the top right hand corner of the screen is a...

In the top right hand corner of the screen is a magnifying glass logo.

This is spotlight, click on it and type in the name of the file you need and it should find it assuming it is somewhere on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,892
Posted By SlickShoes
Cheers, i did try safe mdoe and forgot to mention...

Cheers, i did try safe mdoe and forgot to mention it, that user account still has finder not responding within about 2 seconds of being at the desktop screen.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,892
Posted By SlickShoes
Finder not responding OSX10.5.8

I am having trouble with finder not responding at all. The computer in question is a macbook pro with 10.5.8 on it and it was recently downloading the itunes update.

Anyway finder does not...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-15-2010, 05:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By SlickShoes
It just does not really make sense. I have...

It just does not really make sense.

I have an iphone and yes i have played a game on it, but i have spent much more time using it as a phone and for browsing the web / listening to music.

I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-13-2010, 06:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 816
Posted By SlickShoes
The problem was due to the way Windows and OSX...

The problem was due to the way Windows and OSX see the BIOS time.

I have a script that now turns on daylight saving at startup of windows and turns it off on shutdown thus the time in OSX is...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-03-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 816
Posted By SlickShoes
OSX10.6 WinXP time problems

Hi,

I have a lab full of dual boot macs, all bound to a windows2003 server active directory. My problem is this:

Set time in mac as normal, works ok.

Start windows, time is an hour behind...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-11-2010, 06:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,809
Posted By SlickShoes
That damage does not look like it was from a...

That damage does not look like it was from a simple drop.

Its either been dropped at a specific angle onto a specific surface or its been hit or thrown with force.

The chances of dropping your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-10-2010, 06:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By SlickShoes
Cheers for the responses. I had looked at...

Cheers for the responses.

I had looked at the family packs but as you said they can't legally be used.


I just assumed that going through the education portal on the apple store would have...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By SlickShoes
OSX 10.6 upgrade discount?

Hi,

I have 20 iMacs in a lab running Leopard and we want to upgrade them to snow leopard. I was wondering as a University is there the option to buy in bulk from apple or is there a discount at...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-09-2010, 05:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By SlickShoes
System Preferences > Sharing > Computer Name >...

System Preferences > Sharing > Computer Name > Edit

Then you can call the computer whatever you want, its usually automatically named by whatever name you put in when setting it up as your own...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-21-2010, 08:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,290
Posted By SlickShoes
Once you select to boot into windows or once your...

Once you select to boot into windows or once your mac is booting into windows, hit F6 and this will give you the option to use safe mode. Try safe mode with networking to still connect and download...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-21-2010, 05:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,074
Posted By SlickShoes
If you read the article they only surveyed 4000...

If you read the article they only surveyed 4000 consumers, and it was a supermarkets mobile phone division that done this "national" survey.
4000 out of the population of the UK is a VERY small...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 05-14-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 837
Posted By SlickShoes
Yes it will, i played games in bootcamp on that...

Yes it will, i played games in bootcamp on that exact mac.

Portal runs fine, Left4Dead and L4D2 run fine on medium settings, half life runs well. Day of Defeat and Counter Strike as smooth as...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-14-2010, 09:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,763
Posted By SlickShoes
It should get a fair bit harder for you, unless...

It should get a fair bit harder for you, unless your a genius! A lot of the puzzles can be solved by just thinking simply and not over complicating things.

I really love portal and im now playing...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-11-2010, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By SlickShoes
Sounds great to me, she is awesome, cant get...

Sounds great to me, she is awesome, cant get enough of her to be honest!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 04-16-2010, 05:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 698
Posted By SlickShoes
Mac gamer here too, i mostly play WoW, but cant...

Mac gamer here too, i mostly play WoW, but cant wait for steam on mac and have deleted my windows partition! Looking forward to it!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-14-2010, 09:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 740
Posted By SlickShoes
I play WoW on the previous generation 13"MBP and...

I play WoW on the previous generation 13"MBP and it runs fine on High Settings getting a constant 50 fps, the only drop is in Dalaran which has been horrid on every computer ive played the game on. I...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-12-2010, 04:23 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,048
Posted By SlickShoes
I am also waiting and waiting! I have looked at...

I am also waiting and waiting! I have looked at other laptops and none of them have what i want from the mac, OSX, and awesome touchpad and amazing battery life. I was tempted to buy a PC laptop but...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-07-2010, 05:16 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,048
Posted By SlickShoes
The last update to the MBP range was August last...

The last update to the MBP range was August last year, the hardware is not outdated by any means but to be seen as top of the line they need an update soon, as currently you can get a much better...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-25-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 621
Posted By SlickShoes
I have used Winclone, its decent and free

I have used Winclone, its decent and free
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