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Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-29-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By EggrollShop
Just got my rMBP 15 yesterday and I am loving it....

Just got my rMBP 15 yesterday and I am loving it. I'm not planning to use it for anything intensive but I have a 2007 17" MBP and it was time for an upgrade. If you can't wait get one now if you can...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By EggrollShop
If you go into macintosh hard drive (depends on...

If you go into macintosh hard drive (depends on what you name it) then applications there should be a list of apps you can try launching it that way.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,821
Posted By EggrollShop
I'd recommend backing up your files and...

I'd recommend backing up your files and reinstalling OSX. Just to cover all bases and start fresh.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,916
Posted By EggrollShop
As I suggested in someone else's thread about fan...

As I suggested in someone else's thread about fan cleaning. Use the ifixit guides and you'll be golden. Also repaste the diodes on the logicboard. Apple unfortunately did a lousy job doing it the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,828
Posted By EggrollShop
I used the ifixit document to take apart and...

I used the ifixit document to take apart and clean my Macbook Pro. Instead of compressed air however I recommend a vacuum. The process of taking it apart is very straightforward and well worth it. If...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,022
Posted By EggrollShop
I was working on my friends 2007 15" Macbook Pro...

I was working on my friends 2007 15" Macbook Pro and he was having a similar issue as well as a pixelated line running on the left side of the screen. I took it apart and reseated the lcd cables on...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 804
Posted By EggrollShop
I could very well be the battery needs to be...

I could very well be the battery needs to be replaced. My Macbook Pro was giving me that issue as well with the original battery (365 Cycles which is a lot for my model). I replaced the battery and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,321
Posted By EggrollShop
An interesting idea I suppose but when you cut...

An interesting idea I suppose but when you cut the usb part off you might have trouble getting the piece out of your Air because there is no spring that releases the actually SD card. It just slides...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2012, 02:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,573
Posted By EggrollShop
Most likely a hardware issue, as you mentioned....

Most likely a hardware issue, as you mentioned. You could buy an express card slot SD card reader to use later but for now your most likely out of luck :'(
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 709
Posted By EggrollShop
Meet up at a place with wifi and test it out....

Meet up at a place with wifi and test it out. Make sure every aspect of it is to your liking. Like everyone said if you want true piece of mind then just buy it new, wait for the new Macbook Pros to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-16-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,718
Posted By EggrollShop
I agree with Razormac, keep the Dell and maybe...

I agree with Razormac, keep the Dell and maybe later on down the road go for a Mac since the Dell isn't even that old yet. Mac's are nice but if you already have a computer that functions well...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-11-2010, 04:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 708
Posted By EggrollShop
Take out the hard drive, buy an external...

Take out the hard drive, buy an external enclosure, plug it into another computer and check to if you can see data. Then copy it.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-11-2010, 04:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By EggrollShop
Congrats on the purchase and the older white...

Congrats on the purchase and the older white macbooks tend to run very hot. I would recommend downloading smc fan control or something along those lines to increase the fan slightly so it doesn't get...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By EggrollShop
Maybe there's a ghost in your house who wants to...

Maybe there's a ghost in your house who wants to know what OS X is all about, you know... Since this ghost has only used windows all it's life... lol Anyway... Try the schedule thing maybe that'll...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2010, 04:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,187
Posted By EggrollShop
Could be a HDD issue or possible OS X got corrupt...

Could be a HDD issue or possible OS X got corrupt (which is kinda unheard of lol) Try running Diagnostic from start up disc and see what that turns up.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-10-2010, 04:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,781
Posted By EggrollShop
Yeah looks like a graphics card issue and since...

Yeah looks like a graphics card issue and since the graphics card is soldered onto the motherboard, it's a motherboard issue. If your still under warranty Apple should take care of it. If not better...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-08-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,450
Posted By EggrollShop
I once had a the same 17" powerbook about 5...

I once had a the same 17" powerbook about 5 months ago. With a fresh install it booted 10.5 in 40-50 seconds. That was with 2GB RAM and an upgraded HDD. So there has to be some sort of underlying...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-08-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 518
Posted By EggrollShop
No problem ;D

No problem ;D
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2010, 01:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 518
Posted By EggrollShop
Well what you can do is go to your main HDD on...

Well what you can do is go to your main HDD on your desktop. You know the icon that looks like a hard drive. In there you should see a folder that says applications. Just drag and drop that into your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2010, 01:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 581
Posted By EggrollShop
I would try to reinstall OS X again and see if...

I would try to reinstall OS X again and see if that helps. If not there could be a number of different things wrong. I would like to say logic board but I'm not 100% sure but that's what your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2010, 01:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,328
Posted By EggrollShop
Well you could image the drive to your western...

Well you could image the drive to your western digital external. Not too sure if acronis would work for that because that's what I used to image using NTFS drives. I'm not sure if it's any different...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-28-2010, 04:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,169
Posted By EggrollShop
Might be your discs. I mean it recognizes that...

Might be your discs. I mean it recognizes that the disc is in there so it most likely isn't your optical drive, but I would still try booting from an external optical drive. Sorry if I'm mistaken and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-25-2010, 02:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,371
Posted By EggrollShop
Agreed! SSD will blow it out of the water and...

Agreed! SSD will blow it out of the water and then some lol looking forward to your impressions of the OCZ
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-24-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,202
Posted By EggrollShop
Agreed, the 11" MBA with a FSB of 800Mhz will...

Agreed, the 11" MBA with a FSB of 800Mhz will downclock the ram to match the speed. Regardless of the ram in it being 1066Mhz. Only problem is you will not be able to use the ram to it's full...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-24-2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 526
Posted By EggrollShop
Well the issue could be the actual adapter is...

Well the issue could be the actual adapter is defective or maybe something wrong with your hdmi input on the tv. I would try a different adapter first and see where that leads you.
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