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Search: Posts Made By: Veej
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-21-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,150
Posted By Veej
That's probably the difference then. X4550...

That's probably the difference then.

X4550 doesn't have double sided printing per se, so you have to 'manual duplex' which essentially means taking the printer pages out and re-inserting them so...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-20-2009, 12:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,150
Posted By Veej
The problem is that the drop down box is greyed...

The problem is that the drop down box is greyed out so I can't select edge binding etc.

Out of interest, is an X4550 you have or do you have some other model of printer and what drivers are you...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By Veej
Don't worry, I'm sure it'll help you sometime :) ...

Don't worry, I'm sure it'll help you sometime :)
And Khris, yes, is that really so unusual?
I did research before buying, hence I haven't bought the adapter yet.

I can understand your responses...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 07:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By Veej
MBP Aluminium is cheapy!

Right, so I was going to buy a Mini Display to DVI adapter and then use the DVI to VGA from my old MBP but you can't because Apple want you to buy them both...

This made me furious and naturally,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 02:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 726
Posted By Veej
Thanks :) The normal website doesn't have...

Thanks :)
The normal website doesn't have it... I like the speck ones, might see if I can get one in blue. Which company produces the speck range? Trying to find their official website...

Cheers...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-04-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 726
Posted By Veej
Case/Sleeve for Aluminium MBP

Hey all,
I've done some research but can't seem to find many reviews for protection for the new aluminium MBPs.

It's the 15-inch and I need covers/sleeves (not sure what the right word is) that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-28-2008, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By Veej
Nah it's fine, nothing personal! Bit of...

Nah it's fine, nothing personal! Bit of discussion is good too!
Well i take your point, hadn't researched the Inspiron properly but was going by one a friend has.

If you want a decent sized...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-28-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By Veej
Sammy - yeah good point. I think that's fair...

Sammy - yeah good point. I think that's fair enough. I'll have a look at VMF's effect on the battery life and take it from there.

As for the not installing through bootcamp issue, it's really...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-28-2008, 05:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By Veej
It's the error which doesn't give you the option...

It's the error which doesn't give you the option to format your windows disk (page 12 of BC manual). So it copies Windows files, then just restarts and says Press any key to boot from CD.
If you do...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-28-2008, 04:54 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,596
Posted By Veej
I second that, sums up my situation too - I've...

I second that, sums up my situation too - I've been considering switching back t a Dell or similar too but eventually bit the bullet, loaded WIndows XP and we'll see how it goes from here!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-28-2008, 04:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By Veej
Right, I don't game so the graphics card really...

Right, I don't game so the graphics card really doesn't matter to me. Let's compare it with the MacBook. The Dell is still half the price. They both have 2GB RAM, neither have seperate graphics, the...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-28-2008, 04:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By Veej
OK, a quick update - boot camp wouldn't install!...

OK, a quick update - boot camp wouldn't install! Google the error and it seems I'm not alone, tried a few solutions but none worked - depending on how desperate I am, I might try the other more...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-28-2008, 04:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,450
Posted By Veej
Hi Cheesegod, I'm in the same shoes as you but...

Hi Cheesegod,
I'm in the same shoes as you but searching for that only brings up 2 other results, none of which really help!

When you say you formatted the partition before, did you delete the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-27-2008, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 468
Posted By Veej
System Prefs >> Print & Fax >> Click the + sign...

System Prefs >> Print & Fax >> Click the + sign >> Select IP or another option that suits you.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-27-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By Veej
Hey, Well I bought a Mac Book Pro around 6...

Hey,
Well I bought a Mac Book Pro around 6 months ago. I'm going to get shot for saying this on mac Forums, but if I were to buy a new computer right now, it'd be a Dell Inspiron 1500!

Reasons?...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-27-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By Veej
You really want to install 64-bit? Well your...

You really want to install 64-bit?
Well your call but provided the CD is burnt correctly, it should be fine.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-27-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By Veej
You can save the file as a PDF and e-mail it so...

You can save the file as a PDF and e-mail it so you can view it on another computer perhaps.

It's silly to print out the whole thing unless you're a complete novice - it's such a waste of paper!...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-27-2008, 12:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By Veej
Hey, I had a similar question not too long ago....

Hey,
I had a similar question not too long ago.

To cut a long story short, I chose 32-bit. 64-bit works as well but the drivers supplied on your Leopard CD won't work with 64-bit and you've got...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-27-2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By Veej
Thanks mrplow, I was just wondering as some...

Thanks mrplow,
I was just wondering as some people have said that to run e.g. games, they need Windows installed on bootcamp (and then vmf or w/e later). Wouldn't the same be true with a windows...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-27-2008, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,830
Posted By Veej
Installing XP - thru VMF or Bootcamp?

Hi,
I plan to install XP and run it via VM Ware Fusion.

Would it be better to install it through Bootcamp first or just straight to VMF - what difference will it make?

I'll be using it to:
1....
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-24-2008, 06:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,947
Posted By Veej
Sammy, yes, Fusion does support the 64 version. ...

Sammy, yes, Fusion does support the 64 version.
However, I chose 32 bit simply because I don't want the headache of manually findin drivers as I plan to install it via Bootcamp and don't feel I'll...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-22-2008, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 662
Posted By Veej
Hit, I saw your pic, mine's got the same fault...

Hit, I saw your pic, mine's got the same fault and it's only like 6 months old!
Let me know if they give you a replacement...although with Apple's customer support they'd probably leave you without...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-22-2008, 09:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,947
Posted By Veej
Sorry for the double post - I just realised that...

Sorry for the double post - I just realised that I'd ordered the x64 version of XP. I've done a lot of searching and some say that x64 support is available on Macs early 2008 and newer (bought mine...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-22-2008, 06:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,596
Posted By Veej
ZooLook and cwa107 - absolutely great posts! ...

ZooLook and cwa107 - absolutely great posts!
I've always considered my technical computing knowledge to be reasonable but that information was great! Keep it up!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 08-22-2008, 06:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,947
Posted By Veej
Heh, yeah, lucky me! You talk about...

Heh, yeah, lucky me!

You talk about allotting enough RAM... I've got 2GB of RAM, would splitting it half and half (Mac/Windows) be enough - what would you recommend?
Thanks a lot for all the...
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