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Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-11-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 713
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Sounds like it could either be the GPU or the...

Sounds like it could either be the GPU or the logic board is failing. Seeming that your MacBook Pro is from '06, I don't really think it's worth to dump a good $500 into it, in my opinion. It might...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-04-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,169
Posted By SimplexTech2012
3rd Party Magic Mouse

I was looking on eBay for the Apple Magic Mouse. I then come across a 3rd party mouse identical to the Apple branded mouse. It is a very cheapo mouse; only $12.90 like this one here: 2.4G Ultra Thin...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-18-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,472
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Try inserting your Mac OS X reinstall DVD that...

Try inserting your Mac OS X reinstall DVD that came with your MacBook Pro. You do not want to install the OS, but instead you want to go up to the Utilities menu and click on Reset Password. Hope...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-18-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 985
Posted By SimplexTech2012
I agree. Sounds like the Logic Board has gave...

I agree. Sounds like the Logic Board has gave out. Replacing the board would cost more than what the machine is worth.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-06-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 902
Posted By SimplexTech2012
It could be that the inverter cable is getting...

It could be that the inverter cable is getting pinched in the display clutch or the inverter board itself may be failing. But it could also be something else. Take it to your local Apple Authorized...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-06-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 872
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Could be a sound driver problem. Have you tried...

Could be a sound driver problem. Have you tried reinstalling Snow Leopard?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2012, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,012
Posted By SimplexTech2012
The best thing to do first is to revert back to...

The best thing to do first is to revert back to Snow Leopard, and try installing Lion again. Here is a link that will help you do so: How to downgrade from Lion to Snow Leopard — Apple News,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,069
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Yes indeed. Apple Certified Referbs are fantastic...

Yes indeed. Apple Certified Referbs are fantastic buys. Normally, you can get a better machine for hundreds of dollars less then it would cost you to get that same machine brand new. Any current...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-23-2012, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,601
Posted By SimplexTech2012
I think you have Extended Desktop enabled. This...

I think you have Extended Desktop enabled. This allows you to drag a window from your MacBook Pro screen to the external monitor. If you just want to mirror what on your screen, go to the Displays...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,495
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Does the desktop background picture show up on...

Does the desktop background picture show up on the external monitor? If that's all that comes up then Extended Desktop is enabled. You can drag a window from your MacBook screen to the external...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-08-2012, 01:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 971
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Post Apple Developers at CES 2012

As an Apple Developer of 1 an 1/2 years now, I have wondered is it possible for developers to be granted access into the CES? I don't have the money nor the way to get to Las Vegas anyway but just...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-23-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,897
Posted By SimplexTech2012
You can try one of a few things things: 1). You...

You can try one of a few things things:
1). You can go to the AirPort menu in the menu bar and click on "Network Preferences." When it comes up, look in the left hand pane and see if "AirPort" is in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-20-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 870
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Chris, this is not a silly question. As I don't...

Chris, this is not a silly question. As I don't play much video games on my G4 PowerBook (1st version of Minecraft and some odd and ends games) so I can't really give a good answer to how well...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2011, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 881
Posted By SimplexTech2012
In my job sometimes I order refurbished Hard...

In my job sometimes I order refurbished Hard Drives for the Mac's I service and support, and I have not had one failure from refurbed drives. Backing up your data is smart so if something were to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-09-2011, 01:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By SimplexTech2012
I am not positive on that one. If it does work,...

I am not positive on that one. If it does work, it's more in likely gonna be painfully slow and laggy.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-05-2011, 01:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,206
Posted By SimplexTech2012
I own a few iBook's (2 G3's (both running Tiger)...

I own a few iBook's (2 G3's (both running Tiger) and 1 G4 (running Tiger)) as well as my PowerBook G4 15" 1.67GHz running Leopard (10.5.8) as my main computer. They all run really well and have given...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-04-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,104
Posted By SimplexTech2012
Question Golden Tee Golf on PowerBook G4 using Virtual-PC

I have a 15" PowerBook G4 at 1.67GHz. I have Virtual-PC on it emulating Windows XP. I already know that XP runs slow do to the software emulating everything on the computer (CPU, RAM ect.) What I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-28-2011, 11:53 PM
Replies: 536
Views: 101,664
Posted By SimplexTech2012
My Dock on 10.5.8 Leopard

I might be "renovating" the Dock sometime in the next week. But this the current Dock.
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