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Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By HiJon89
I would say around 75% of the students at my...

I would say around 75% of the students at my college have Macbooks (I'm sure even more would like to but can't afford it). Of these people with Macbooks I would say at least 75% of them just use...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,159
Posted By HiJon89
You could easily build 2 systems around low-end...

You could easily build 2 systems around low-end Core 2 Duos and HD4870's for $500 each and they would play COD4 at any settings you want.


The problem is Apple gives you three choices: Macbook,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
After removing the top case skip to 7 minutes...

After removing the top case skip to 7 minutes into this video and it will show you how to remove the battery connector and sleep switch:

YouTube - Take Apart MacBook 13" - Disassembly: Inside # 1...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-21-2009, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
I removed the sleep switch, gave all the contacts...

I removed the sleep switch, gave all the contacts on the Logic board a good scrubbing with a Q-tip and alcohol, booted the system up and NO MORE SLEEP PROBLEMS! Also, the trackpad click wasn't...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-21-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
I was watching a Macbook disassembly video and...

I was watching a Macbook disassembly video and the person unscrewed the battery connector and sleep switch assembly (Why didn't anyone tell me there's a SLEEP SWITCH! :Shouting:) I'm going to remove...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
For anyone having the same problem, I just went...

For anyone having the same problem, I just went back to OSX 10.4 and now the computer works fine. They must've changed the way sleep works in OSX 10.5/6
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
It definitely seems to be a problem with the...

It definitely seems to be a problem with the Macbook constantly trying to put itself to sleep. I installed InsomniaX and set it to run at startup and now the laptop works because it can't put itself...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
Yes, sorry I should have stated: Reset SMC ...

Yes, sorry I should have stated:

Reset SMC
Reset PRAM
Tried 1 stick of RAM in both slots

Also, both hard drives work fine in another Macbook I have.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-17-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,787
Posted By HiJon89
Odd Sleep Problem with Macbook

I bought a Macbook knowing it had a problem in the hopes of fixing it. It boots fine, but right as it gets into OSX the screen goes black. Pressing the space bar or power button will turn the screen...
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