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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-08-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By blankenship
Perfect. Thanks OSXX!

Perfect. Thanks OSXX!
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-07-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By blankenship
Apple MAIL— Syncing between devices

I've got a Macbook Pro and an iMac, both running 10.9.

I'd like to use Apple's MAIL program on both machines, but it doesn't seem to sync between computers. (One machine will snag INCOMING...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-08-2011, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,368
Posted By blankenship
Yeah! I just used the "validate fonts" feature...

Yeah!
I just used the "validate fonts" feature in font book to discover I had (+-) 1200 fonts, and (+-) 800 of them had various "issues" or "duplicates."
I moved all fonts from my "User" account...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-08-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,368
Posted By blankenship
screenshot attached. this is happening in...

screenshot attached.

this is happening in both Firfox and Safari. not only are web results in Arial All Caps, but also lots of the text i type.
some of my incoming emails show up in Apple Mail...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,368
Posted By blankenship
wellllll. i've tried using Onyx to solve this,...

wellllll.
i've tried using Onyx to solve this, with no avail...(onyx>cleaning>systems+users).

despite updating to Mac OS 10.6.8 and both Firefox and Safari browsers,
I STILL get all my Google...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-12-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,368
Posted By blankenship
Arial everywhere! (font madness)

Somehow all of a sudden last week, Google started showing all my search results in ALL CAPS ARIAL font.
I've also noticed it in email replies from people.

It's very hard to read, and I'm very...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-03-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,301
Posted By blankenship
SLOW as MOLASSES...beachball when using TextEdit!

Please help!

I've got a 2.4Ghz 17" Macbook Pro w/ a 160GB drive and 4GB of RAM. Currently running fully updated 10.5.6 and am experiencing SUPER SLOW machine over the past 2 weeks, with...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
uh huh

yep, i bought the G4 new...with a couple Lacie electronblue 19" monitors. and a couple months later, a new PowerBook G4 15" 550Mhz. ah, 2001 was a great year. ;D

i should probably get the iMac...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
well, then

okay, but the problem is, if i get the lesser 2GB RAM option from Apple, then i have to literally throw the included RAM away if i want to upgrade to 4GB, because it comes as (2) 1GB sticks which...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 12:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
into the future, and beyond

well, i can't stick with what i have now. it's a freakin' dual-500Mhz G4, and i do lots of intensive photoshop work, usually on 150-200MB files. i'm in the stone-age, and spend a LOT of time...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
i guess

looks like it costs $200 to upgrade the 3.06Mhz to 4GB RAM, and another $100 to get up to the 750MB drive.

so, one way to look at is is:
if you had these same options on the 2.8Ghz, you'd be...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
shoulda coulda woulda

hee hee.
i should phrase it differently. how about this:

for $2200, you could either get an iMac with 3.06Ghz processor, 2GB RAM, 500GB drive and a GeForce video card.
OR
for the same price,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
but

but, what i'm asking is: why?

with the options i laid out, wouldn't the 2.8Ghz ultimately be the faster / better setup?
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-24-2008, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,253
Posted By blankenship
iMac Penryn: tell me why.

if you had $2200 to spend on an iMac, why in the world would you get the 3.06Ghz with 2GB RAM and a 500GB drive and GeForce video card
when, for the same price, you could get the 2.8Ghz version with...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-21-2008, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By blankenship
so

so you're saying the eventual OS 10.6 or whatever is definitely NOT going to run on the PowerBook?

would it definitely make sense, then, get the oldest of the 17" MacBook Pros instead? (but didn't...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-20-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By blankenship
decisions, decisions. PowerBook vs. MacBook Pro

i do a lot of photoshop work (photographer) and routinely work on 50-150mb files. i'm looking to replace my old tower and dual-monitor setup with a laptop and large external monitor.

i'm trying...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-20-2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By blankenship
multiple Mac notebook questions

hey there-

considering purchase of a new 17" MacBook Pro, but i do LOTS of Photoshop work and have 2 questions:

1. will she support 2 (TWO) external monitors? will she run a couple 23" apple...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-29-2008, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,369
Posted By blankenship
titanium powerbook HARD DRIVE REPLACEMENT help!

hey there-
i've decided that instead of replacing my titanium powerbook G4 550mhz, i just need to get a new battery and replace the hard drive with a bigger one...at least 80gb+++.

what type of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-06-2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 437
Posted By blankenship
WON'T start-up under ANY circumstances!

so, i've got a dual processor G4, and have been running OS 10.3.9 with absolutely NO problems, until i went to install OS 10.4.7 this morning.
i inserted the install disc and followed the command to...
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