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Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-03-2008, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 728
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Crucial 4GB of RAM $35 after rebate! EXP 9/4

Hey I stumbled across this (http://shop3.frys.com/product/5503990) today...well a friend found it because I've been waiting to get ram for a while. Thought I would pass it along.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-31-2008, 01:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I'm talking about the virtual drive. I'm not so...

I'm talking about the virtual drive. I'm not so worried about the size as I am the type like dynamic or fixed split sparse....all that.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-31-2008, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Size/Type of drive for XP in Fusion?

I'm about to install fusion and xp pro in the next day or so and haven't really found a solid answer on the best drive type. I plan on running ofice 2007 and doing my programming (visual studio,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-24-2008, 02:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 27,233
Posted By Hope for Chaos
This fall will be my third year as a computer...

This fall will be my third year as a computer science major and I plan to get a mac before starting next semester. I came to the conclusion that a mac does what I LIKE to do better than windows and...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-08-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 48,810
Posted By Hope for Chaos
So when exactly is the third quarter? I'm not so...

So when exactly is the third quarter? I'm not so much caught up in wanting the latest and greatest but I really don't want to spend more money than I have to on the current models. I'll need a...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-07-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 48,810
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Where did it say Q3? I'm looking into having one...

Where did it say Q3? I'm looking into having one by August for school as well but I could certainly wait. We have computer labs on campus so if need be I would definitely hold out but I didn't see...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-03-2008, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I think it goes for everything and not just the...

I think it goes for everything and not just the iMac's but if the computer will meet your needs and you don't have any complaints about the design or anything go ahead and buy. Sure the same...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-27-2008, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Yes I understand what Apple Care is, what I was...

Yes I understand what Apple Care is, what I was wondering was if the laptop is dropped will Apple not longer honor the extra warranty since there would be damage. I really plan to have this laptop...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-27-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Hope for Chaos
The switch is official!

Well I thought I would go ahead and get it off my chest. I got accepted as a resident assistant at my university which means I don't have to pay for my room or meals next year and that also means...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-26-2008, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 603
Posted By Hope for Chaos
If you aren't beginning college until fall 2009 I...

If you aren't beginning college until fall 2009 I would definitely wait. I know this may not be the answer you're looking for but I'm about half way through college and money is hard. Sure I have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-25-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Cosmic, if you really like your zune you could...

Cosmic, if you really like your zune you could run windows on your mac. I'm sure you know about Bootcamp and the Virtual Machine software that will allow you to run XP/Vista and sync your zune. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-24-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I personally think the MBA isn't all its cracked...

I personally think the MBA isn't all its cracked up to be. Like you said, the specs just don't sit well with the price besides the fact it doesn't have a disk drive. If I were you I would get a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-24-2008, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 771
Posted By Hope for Chaos
If I remember correctly they offered a free ipod...

If I remember correctly they offered a free ipod nano with the purchase a macbook last fall right around the time school started. I don't know if they will do the same this year or not but I would...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 03-18-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 11,095
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I'm also in a similar situation and think its...

I'm also in a similar situation and think its best to wait as long as I can. I'll know a week from Friday if I'm for sure getting a MBP for the fall semester but plan to wait until a couple weeks...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-10-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By Hope for Chaos
No your response helps. I'm not too familiar...

No your response helps. I'm not too familiar with installing an os where there isn't one if that makes sense. I just know I've installed office '07 on more time than the license allowed and...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-08-2008, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 639
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Same copy of Windows over different vm trials?

Well I'm getting closer and closer to making the switch and my choice of vm has changed a little since newer options and updates have come along. I was leaning more towards vmware fusion but now...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-14-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 29,155
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I've been watching the MBP's ever since I decided...

I've been watching the MBP's ever since I decided my next computer would be a mac...well as soon as I have the money I'll buy a mac since my laptop is pretty new. I would really like to see a hard...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-08-2008, 08:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,069
Posted By Hope for Chaos
I've debated the same thing for my future macbook...

I've debated the same thing for my future macbook and have to if I chose right now I say XP. I can get either XP Pro or Vista business for the same price through my school and would definitely go...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2008, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,256
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Thanks for all your guys' again I really...

Thanks for all your guys' again I really appreciate it. I did some looking on newegg and a good number of people talk about hard drives crapping out and while this happens I really don't wana pay...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,256
Posted By Hope for Chaos
That sounds pretty good djames. I actually...

That sounds pretty good djames. I actually looked the service centers up and found two apple stores listed. Will they do the work if they are listed as a Service Provider? I definitely think I'll...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2008, 02:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,256
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Yeh I just heard it would void your warranty to...

Yeh I just heard it would void your warranty to replace in the hard drive in the MBP's plus I saw a video on youtube and man you seriously have to take every screw out and remove the keyboard just to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-08-2008, 12:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,256
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Best Buy offer educational discount and does Apple upgrade hard drives?

So as of right now I'm about 3/4 the way to the entry level MBP cash wise. The only major problem is that over $400 of that is a best buy gift card from returning my xbox 360 and I'm also looking to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-03-2008, 03:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 711
Posted By Hope for Chaos
How does iTunes organize music in OSX? (Soon to be convert)

Right now in windows I have almost all my music in the Music folder just listed...files down the page. The other chunk of purchased and ripped songs are organized in the iTunes>iTunes Music folder...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-02-2008, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 940
Posted By Hope for Chaos
Well I've been looking into fusion for a while...

Well I've been looking into fusion for a while now and actually its what turned me on to the possibility of getting a Mac since I'm a computer science major who needs windows. For your situation I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-02-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,000
Posted By Hope for Chaos
As far as quality goes I've heard they are in...

As far as quality goes I've heard they are in good condition and basically there's not much difference between a brand new one and refurbished. As far as new macs rolling out and the older ones not...
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