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Forum: Apple Notebooks Today, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By pigoo3
No AV software. - Nick

No AV software.

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By pigoo3
Firstly...why are you trying to load/install AOL...

Firstly...why are you trying to load/install AOL via software? Why not just go to the AOL website & sign in...which has been the way of using AOL for probably at least the last 8 years (probably...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By pigoo3
I can't argue with this...but I'm not seeing the...

I can't argue with this...but I'm not seeing the connection.:Confused:

What does replacing a power supply in a 2010 Mac Pro (before it needs replacing)...have to do with replacing a "new MB or...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 08:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 350
Posted By pigoo3
Sorry…brain-cramp!;) I meant Radeon or NVIDIA.:)...

Sorry…brain-cramp!;) I meant Radeon or NVIDIA.:)

- Nick
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac Yesterday, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 336
Posted By pigoo3
Thanks for the info. I know that you mentioned a...

Thanks for the info. I know that you mentioned a couple times that you have "no way to upgrade it to a newer OS".

I'm not sure why this computer cannot be upgraded to a newer version of the Mac...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 07:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 460
Posted By pigoo3
Extra awesome example Charlie!!!:) Just to...

Extra awesome example Charlie!!!:)

Just to add to what you said. How about someone buying the current low-end "mid- 2012" 13" non-retina MacBook Pro in January 2015…AND they got extended...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 04:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 460
Posted By pigoo3
Probably the best suggestion…especially since the...

Probably the best suggestion…especially since the computer was purchased directly from Apple.:)

I've purchased & sold MANY used computers…and BELIEVE ME. If a seller is selling a 2014 model...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 04:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 350
Posted By pigoo3
I think that we would need to know the exact...

I think that we would need to know the exact specs of all computers involved (yours and the other computers getting 50fps)…so that we could investigate further…and try to come to some logical...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 04:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,214
Posted By pigoo3
And how is posting this helpful?? We can't read...

And how is posting this helpful?? We can't read your mind…so I really do not know what you have done prior to asking your question…or what your level of computing expertise is. But let me please...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac Yesterday, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 336
Posted By pigoo3
Maybe you could remind us as to what exact model...

Maybe you could remind us as to what exact model iMac you have…this may help us come up with some solutions.:)

You could also (if you want to) add your iMac specs to Mac-Forums profile. Then we...
Forum: Switcher Hangout Yesterday, 03:06 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 18,214
Posted By pigoo3
Just in case you haven't read post #1 of this...

Just in case you haven't read post #1 of this thread. Please give it a read...you may find it a helpful overview.:)
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games Yesterday, 01:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 350
Posted By pigoo3
The simple answer most likely is…this 2009 iMac...

The simple answer most likely is…this 2009 iMac doesn't have the graphics hardware to provide better than 17 frames/sec with Minecraft.

For a Minecraft frames/sec improvement…a more powerful...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 460
Posted By pigoo3
With the info we have…I would come to the same...

With the info we have…I would come to the same conclusion.:)



Yes…definitely a confusing situation. Considering that there is little (if no) difference between the models. Seems like Apple...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 460
Posted By pigoo3
Totally agree with you Tom.:) Now that we...

Totally agree with you Tom.:)

Now that we know that the OP has an 11" MBA (earlier in the thread we did not know if it was a 11" or 13"). The 11" 2013 & 2014 MBA's are basically exactly the...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 12:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By pigoo3
Just for the heck of it…checked DV Warehouse...

Just for the heck of it…checked DV Warehouse (since Harry mentioned it). $294 bucks for a brand new PS for a 2010 Mac Pro:

661-5449 Apple Power Supply 980W for Mac Pro 2009 - 2012 - NEW - $294.00...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 134
Posted By pigoo3
I'm not saying that this caused the current...

I'm not saying that this caused the current problem. But we have had folks with trackpad problems mentioning that they spilled only 1 or 2 drops of liquid on a trackpad…and trackpad problems...
Forum: Apple Desktops Yesterday, 12:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By pigoo3
If the power supply goes…I don't think that it's...

If the power supply goes…I don't think that it's going to take something else out with it.

If you REALLY want to be prepared…buy the parts…then you have them when you need them. But even this is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:10 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 293,373
Posted By pigoo3
Any additional suggestions have already been made...

Any additional suggestions have already been made multiple times in the 17 pages of this thread.:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-19-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 350
Posted By pigoo3
Most iMac's do not have an upgradeable video card...

Most iMac's do not have an upgradeable video card (soldered onto the logic board).

And those that do have upgradeable video cards...the better video card is usually VERY expensive. Sometimes...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 134
Posted By pigoo3
Can we assuming nothing happened to this computer...

Can we assuming nothing happened to this computer physically?? Such as it got dropped, serious bump, liquid spill, etc.??



No problem...thread move to better area.:)

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 134
Posted By pigoo3
You "hit the nail on the head" (possibly).:) A...

You "hit the nail on the head" (possibly).:) A swollen battery is usually one of the first things I think of.

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 209
Posted By pigoo3
Hey ya never know…maybe the PRAM reset did the...

Hey ya never know…maybe the PRAM reset did the trick!:)

You got a couple days to test things out. Give the computer a good test run before Monday. Maybe it was something simple after all…which...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-19-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By pigoo3
Please read this thread: ...

Please read this thread:

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/os-x-operating-system/319268-yosemite-worth.html

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 209
Posted By pigoo3
Despite the inconvenience returning the computer...

Despite the inconvenience returning the computer may pose. All of this info is really not pertinent. If the computer needs to be returned…then it needs to be returned. Regardless of the hassles it...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-19-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 209
Posted By pigoo3
This is why the term "refurbished" (used in the...

This is why the term "refurbished" (used in the first post) means next to nothing. Refurbished by Apple means one thing (a good thing)…and the term refurbished used by a 3rd party retailer means...
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