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Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-21-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By fridayxiii
Not quite sure what you're asking, but I'll try...

Not quite sure what you're asking, but I'll try to help. Like quin said, you can set up Mail such that it'll handle email for multiple accounts. Personally I have two Gmail accounts & one MobileMe....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-04-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By fridayxiii
Congrats on your purchase, and welcome to the...

Congrats on your purchase, and welcome to the forums. After seeing the 27" iMac's at the Apple Store, I can say you have one slick machine. :D

Enjoy much more of what you already have: a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-09-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,826
Posted By fridayxiii
My first Apple product was an iPod Nano I got for...

My first Apple product was an iPod Nano I got for Christmas '08. Up to that point I thought iPod's were somewhat overhyped, but when experiencing the ease-of-use, how well-made the HW is, and how...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-09-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By fridayxiii
Are you working solely on your Mac, or do you...

Are you working solely on your Mac, or do you have access to Windows via Parallels or Boot Camp? If you have the latter there's a free utility called Windiff which will compare two files & highlight...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-04-2010, 09:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,345
Posted By fridayxiii
How one becomes an Apple Addict

Yeah, I think a support group or intervention is needed here. :Smirk: I was reading another thread about a new Mac owner that excitedly purchased his iMac after a year or so of playing w/his iPhone....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2010, 04:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 650
Posted By fridayxiii
Welcome to the world of Mac, enjoy your new...

Welcome to the world of Mac, enjoy your new existence. :D I took the same plunge you did about six weeks ago & could not be happier that I did. The white unibody MacBook is a fantastic machine,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-24-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 551
Posted By fridayxiii
Do you know how T-Mobile coverage is in your...

Do you know how T-Mobile coverage is in your area? You could always get an iPhone & unlock it, which would allow its use w/a T-Mo SIM card. If you're happy w/VZW - or that's your only/best choice -...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-24-2010, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,705
Posted By fridayxiii
OS X stability: insane!

I was reading a thread in the Rumors forum about Snow Leopard 10.6.3, and the potential for Apple to bolster the stability of OS X. It made me think: how could this OS be any more stable?

I've...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-19-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By fridayxiii
I can't agree w/you two more. I've had my MB...

I can't agree w/you two more. I've had my MB about a month now, and echo your sentiments wholly. Worth every penny? Vastly superior to any Windows machine? Ditto. The OS is a beauty, and the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-15-2010, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 581
Posted By fridayxiii
Welcome aboard. I got my first Mac (MacBook)...

Welcome aboard. I got my first Mac (MacBook) about a month ago & have loved very minute of the switcher experience. If you're totally new to Mac, you might wanna check out some of the tutorial...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-15-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,925
Posted By fridayxiii
1. Patch Tuesday 2. Lost time waiting for AV...

1. Patch Tuesday
2. Lost time waiting for AV app's to update, and AV scans to run
3. "This program is not responding..."
4. Hard reboots
5. Maintaining app's for AV, spyware, ad-ware, and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-10-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,800
Posted By fridayxiii
I agree w/a previous poster: in my book...

I agree w/a previous poster: in my book "switcher" is all about when you decide to fully adopt the Mac OS. I was 75% switcher before I actually purchased my MacBook as I was sick & freakin' tired of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-10-2010, 01:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,084
Posted By fridayxiii
I used FF for a loooong time on my WinXP machine,...

I used FF for a loooong time on my WinXP machine, then got hooked on Chrome when it came out. Now that I'm solely a Mac user I use Safari on my MacBook, though I do have Chrome installed.

I can...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-03-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,069
Posted By fridayxiii
It's cool that you're considering the switch. ...

It's cool that you're considering the switch. I'd Google for "AT&T coverage in <your city here>", or something like that. Or check some of the iPhone forums & post your question there.

I live...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-26-2010, 04:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,538
Posted By fridayxiii
Let me add my congrats for taking the plunge. I...

Let me add my congrats for taking the plunge. I bought my MacBook about ten days ago after 15 years of using Windows, and yeah, it takes a little time to figure out how to do what you want. I'm...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-23-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 990
Posted By fridayxiii
After comparing the MacBook & lesser of the two...

After comparing the MacBook & lesser of the two 13" MacBook Pro's on the Apple site, the only things you gain w/MBP are a Firewire port & the backlit keyboard. And a heftier pricetag. I was faced...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-21-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,354
Posted By fridayxiii
@moto: anxiously awaiting my custom Swig from...

@moto: anxiously awaiting my custom Swig from Timbuk2. My pretty new MB needs a home!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,354
Posted By fridayxiii
Techound1, I'm glad you mentioned Timbuk2. ...

Techound1, I'm glad you mentioned Timbuk2. That's a brand I'm not familiar with, but after looking at their site - especially their build-a-bag options - I think I've found exactly what I'm looking...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 844
Posted By fridayxiii
Thanks for the reply! This mostly happens in...

Thanks for the reply!

This mostly happens in Safari, specifically in a Gmail message. I think "overtype" is an accurate description of what's happening.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 844
Posted By fridayxiii
Blinking box for text delete/insert?

One vexing thing I've found since getting my MB on Saturday is a funky behavior when deleting & re-entering text. I'll double-tap the trackpad, or single-click the corner, select a block of text,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 18,342
Posted By fridayxiii
I've had my MacBook since Saturday, and so far...

I've had my MacBook since Saturday, and so far (after coming from an XP desktop), I love:

1) fast bootup & shutdown times
2) brilliant display
3) OS X: fast, stable, simple
4) not worrying...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-19-2010, 11:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,354
Posted By fridayxiii
MacBook bags: where to buy?

Sorry for plopping this in the Switcher forum but I wasn't sure where to put it. Mods, feel free to move if necessary.

Anyway, I'm interested in getting a carrier for my new MacBook. I like the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-17-2010, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By fridayxiii
I'm hoping someone can help me on a similar...

I'm hoping someone can help me on a similar issue. Just bought my MacBook yesterday, and hooked up my ext. HDD (NTFS) via USB. I was hoping I could have read access to the drive in order to copy...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2010, 06:39 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,752
Posted By fridayxiii
I just got my first Mac - a Macbook 13" - today. ...

I just got my first Mac - a Macbook 13" - today. My switch was for a few reasons. I have an XP desktop & wanted a notebook, so a Macbook made sense. The lack of viruses & inherent stability of the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-02-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By fridayxiii
Question re: external HDD

I'm strongly considering getting a Macbook & dumping XP for home use. A big consideration is that I have all my music & a ton of pics on an external hard drive (formatted in NTFS). I keep the ext....
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