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Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-20-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By vdubbeet
Thanks so much! I think I'm able to do it now. ...

Thanks so much! I think I'm able to do it now. Appreciate your help.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-19-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 861
Posted By vdubbeet
relatively new OS X user can't delete Windoze based files that

I inadvertently copied over from former HP laptop. Switched from Windoze 7 to Mac OS X 10.8, Mountain Lion in September on an early 2009 MBP 15". Upgraded RAM from 4 to 8GB and upgraded HD from...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-18-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 115,476
Posted By vdubbeet
Switched from Windoze 7 to Mac OS X 10.8,...

Switched from Windoze 7 to Mac OS X 10.8, Mountain Lion in September on an early 2009 MBP 15". Upgraded RAM from 4 to 8GB and upgraded HD from 500GB to 1TB. I moved only what I thought to be the...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-05-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By vdubbeet
Thanks, chscag! Ok Parallels will provide the...

Thanks, chscag! Ok Parallels will provide the driver for the keyboard? Hmmmm. . .only giving me PS/2 and not working properly with AS 400!
I am using Citrix on MBP through Parallels to Win7 to...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-05-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By vdubbeet
Mac newbie - running parallels

with Win 7 because I need only Windows for my job and instead of getting 2 separate computers, I am trying this route. I've read a lot of forums and there's the big debate over bootcamp v....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-26-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,551
Posted By vdubbeet
Has anyone had any luck with any specific...

Has anyone had any luck with any specific ExpressPort USB 3.0 devices? I'm looking at getting one for my MBP but I've read reviews that are all over the place. Any insight anyone could provide...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-23-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,129
Posted By vdubbeet
What's the best general file duplicate remover...

What's the best general file duplicate remover available? There are so many in which to choose? Thanks.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-20-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,606
Posted By vdubbeet
Was excited when I went to the link you listed...

Was excited when I went to the link you listed above until I learned they only offer 13" versions :( Any of you have any idea where I can find a sleeve to fit over my 15" MBP with Speck cover? I've...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By vdubbeet
installing the new 1TB HD went flawlessly

as did the disk image from previous HD to new one. Just wanted to post a follow up.
Thanks.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By vdubbeet
I 'think' I figured it out

I used CCC to make the image file and now I'm using CCC to transfer image from ext HD to new int HD. It might take a few hours as its over 400GB but will post results whether positive or negative. ...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-20-2012, 08:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By vdubbeet
MBP NEWBIE: upgraded HD from 500GB to 1TB and thought

because I made a disk image before doing so, it would be easy to just partition (thought I should have a 750GB main partition and a 250GB secondary partition) then load disk image from ext HD to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-17-2012, 01:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 763
Posted By vdubbeet
Upgrading to 1TB hard drive before week's end

early '09 MBP model 5,1 originally had snow leopard installed now has 10.8.2. I want to ensure when I backup my existing internal HD that I do it correctly. I'm a relative newbie to OSX and MBP in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-13-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 477
Posted By vdubbeet
While I'm not a FMP 'Pro', I do have quite a bit...

While I'm not a FMP 'Pro', I do have quite a bit of experience. You may private message (PM) me, if you'd like to further discuss via iMessage or similar. Best of luck.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-13-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 820
Posted By vdubbeet
Not sure if you're moving from one Mac to another...

Not sure if you're moving from one Mac to another or just on same Mac but when I moved from one to another, I found this post most helpful:...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-11-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 627
Views: 138,219
Posted By vdubbeet
Wanting to upgrade MBP Model 5,1 HD from 500gb to at least 1tb

1)I need 9.5mm, 2.5" (would like at least 1tb or greater without having to do many mods or jumpers - is that even possible?)
2) I have it narrowed down to Western Digital WD10JPVT Scorpio Blue 1 TB...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-03-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By vdubbeet
Zagg apparently has best screen protector but not...

Zagg apparently has best screen protector but not available for MBP period. Found this on Apple's site: Moshi 15" iVisor Pro Matte Screen Protector for MacBook Pro - Apple Store (U.S.)...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-03-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 787
Posted By vdubbeet
A couple come to mind but I've used both so far...

A couple come to mind but I've used both so far without 100% success. Tagalicious available for nominal fee (I think under $20 in App Store) & Music Tag Tool | ID3 tag editing program...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 10-03-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,098
Posted By vdubbeet
Which version of Word? I'm running '11 without...

Which version of Word? I'm running '11 without issue.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-03-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 849
Posted By vdubbeet
Thanks for advice, folks. There doesn't appear to...

Thanks for advice, folks. There doesn't appear to be anything wrong with the existing battery so I shouldn't have said replacement, I should have said additional as my current battery gets between...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-02-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 849
Posted By vdubbeet
you answered my question. I apologize if I...

you answered my question. I apologize if I wasn't clear. Yes, I was looking to see if it was a good buy. Also, a good idea to buy from eBay or just go with the tried & true OWC. Thanks much.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-02-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 849
Posted By vdubbeet
Would like new battery for my new to me Macbook 5,1

I could go to Apple Store for $129, I could go to OWC for $89.99 + shipping NewerTech BAP15MBU48RS NuPower 52 Watt-Hour Battery... in stock at OWC (http://goo.gl/S91eQ) New Apple Macbook Pro 15"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-29-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 786
Posted By vdubbeet
Thank you! Glad to be here and I've already...

Thank you! Glad to be here and I've already asked a couple questions.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-29-2012, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By vdubbeet
Searched for some answers, no luck! May I have a *.dmg (image of existing hard drive)

on the same drive I use for my backups or must I make a partition? Thanks in advance.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-29-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 115,476
Posted By vdubbeet
Thank you, Chas M :) Everything I wanted to know...

Thank you, Chas M :) Everything I wanted to know right out of the box! I will heed your advice.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-29-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,108
Posted By vdubbeet
Time Machine with Cisco EA4500 & WD 1TB HD?

I'm a complete newbie to the Apple computer world aside from iPods, etc. Reading the Walter Isaacson book about Steve Jobs last year about this time, pushed over the tipping point.
I am a frequent...
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