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Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 07-26-2011, 11:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,056
Posted By zarathu
GraphicConverter is wonderful. And its the right...

GraphicConverter is wonderful. And its the right price. Shareare, but you can use the full featured version for nothin' until your guilt takes over.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-25-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,575
Posted By zarathu
I'm sure it is. But that's when you are running...

I'm sure it is. But that's when you are running it all by itself without any external help. If you blow air across the whole back of the aluminum, then actual temperature will be much lower. I've...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-25-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 712
Posted By zarathu
iMac mid 2011 drives CANNOT BE REPLACED

Recent tear down by Other World Computing has determined that the new iMacs have HD's with 7 rather than 4 pins connections and that the sensor in hardware inside the drive AND in the proprietary...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,023
Posted By zarathu
Well.... Chscag seems to have a view point in...

Well.... Chscag seems to have a view point in conflict with the actual Apple Support page. The support document says that you must have two chips in the bottom slot, and you can have one chip in...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-22-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,023
Posted By zarathu
On the Mid 2011 macs

Apparently what needs to be done is this(since I only bought one 4 gig ram chip, and I'd like to get started with it):

Move the two initially supplied 2 gig ram chips from the top two slots to the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-21-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,023
Posted By zarathu
Maybe I wasn't clear. I don't need instruction...

Maybe I wasn't clear. I don't need instruction about how to put memory in. I've taken two powerbooks, and a mac book pro apart and replaced various parts and hard drives as well as putting in...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-21-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,023
Posted By zarathu
Imac mid 2011 confusing ram installation

I'm confused by the description in the apple support notice(http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1423):

"i5 and i7 Quad Core iMac computers come with both top memory slots populated. These computers will...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,315
Posted By zarathu
Its a common issue over on the APPLE community...

Its a common issue over on the APPLE community forums. Drives no longer work after installing Lion. I guess its roar is too much for them.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,481
Posted By zarathu
Did you follow all the suggestions of what to do...

Did you follow all the suggestions of what to do before installing Lion that are listed in one of the Sticky's at the top of this sub forum. Perhaps one of those things is stopping it from...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-21-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,481
Posted By zarathu
Do you have a Core2Duo or later?

Do you have a Core2Duo or later?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-20-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,617
Posted By zarathu
Restart from your back up drive. Run the...

Restart from your back up drive. Run the hardware test on your install DVD's. Repair the permissions. Sounds like some kind of problem with sector failure in your hard drive in critical places.
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-20-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,575
Posted By zarathu
I'm wondering what the temperature cut-off is for...

I'm wondering what the temperature cut-off is for the Turbo on the chip in the sandy bridge mid 2011 models not to come one because the imac is too hot.

I actually like the sound of the fan...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-19-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,899
Posted By zarathu
Cadillac Mountain Stout. Failing that, Guinness....

Cadillac Mountain Stout. Failing that, Guinness. Failing that, any dark beer that might be available.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-19-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,053
Posted By zarathu
Did it. Hope this helps you. What is the title...

Did it. Hope this helps you. What is the title of your dissertation and what is the degree in?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-19-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 20,953
Posted By zarathu
Its your music files that are eating your HD...

Its your music files that are eating your HD alive. Why don't you just go to iTunes and trash some of them, after all, you have them backed up? When you delete them iTunes will ask you whether you...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-19-2011, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,101
Posted By zarathu
Yeah... Its your ISP. As a comparison, I'm...

Yeah... Its your ISP. As a comparison, I'm typing now on a 2002 Powerbook 800, and since my ISP is pretty fast, there's very little hold up in getting stuff except video.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-19-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By zarathu
Could you be specific as to which model that is? ...

Could you be specific as to which model that is? Alos look here:

Actual Maximum RAM of All G3 and Later Macs - Macs By Capability @ EveryMac.com...
Forum: Apple TV 07-19-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,129
Posted By zarathu
no... looking for big viewing

I'm interested in displaying my landscape and portrait photography on the wall, not looking at snap shots of my vacation with friends.

I've discovered that there are some video players that only...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-19-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,575
Posted By zarathu
IF THE HEAT BOTHERS you, get a small ac fan, and...

IF THE HEAT BOTHERS you, get a small ac fan, and put it behind the iMac directed on the spot that is the hottest. It will keep the back comfortably cool to your touch. I need to do this for my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-19-2011, 08:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,524
Posted By zarathu
The 2.5 ghz chip is not only drastically better,...

The 2.5 ghz chip is not only drastically better, its 4th generation as opposed to the 3rd generation of the c2 chips.

The 2.5 ghz i5 base level mid 2011 is way way better. In fact its 10% faster...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,357
Posted By zarathu
The question mark generally means that it can...

The question mark generally means that it can find a drive with a bootable system on it or that it simply can't find a bootable drive. Your CD drive could be dirty and won't read the disks or you...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-18-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,817
Posted By zarathu
How many of you are really going to load up Lion...

How many of you are really going to load up Lion 10.7.0? And how many of you are actually going to be prudently waiting until 10.7.1 which will be released 2 weeks later?
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 01:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By zarathu
Thes flash drives are like the memory cards in...

Thes flash drives are like the memory cards in cameras. It is usually recommended that one completely reformat the card after every complete download of pictures into a computer, or every month or...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 01:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By zarathu
Probably the reason why it was in a closet...

Probably the reason why it was in a closet somewhere in the first place. There are too many things that could be wrong and its really not worth fixing it. You didn't hold the camera still enough...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-18-2011, 01:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 839
Posted By zarathu
You can't repair a drive that is your start up...

You can't repair a drive that is your start up drive. Its like the police investigating itself, and oxy-moron.

Dis you restart from your external drive? If the external drive is a USB drive, you...
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