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Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2007, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By NaplesBill
I personally am curious how Apple can get around...

I personally am curious how Apple can get around the Magnuson act. I also feel that whoever left the neg rep was being quite immature to say the least.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2007, 06:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By NaplesBill
The way I understand the Magnuson/Moss act is...

The way I understand the Magnuson/Moss act is that they can only void the warranty on the part you replaced. In other words, the hard drive cannot void the cpu warranty unless the manufacturer(in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2007, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By NaplesBill
Here is a little more info. I don't have time to...

Here is a little more info. I don't have time to look up the Apple warranty right now but I'm very interested in getting to the bottom of this:
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2007, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By NaplesBill
Who is this YOU your speaking to? I am not the...

Who is this YOU your speaking to? I am not the one who left the neg rep!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-07-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By NaplesBill
Actually, I don't think Apple can legally void...

Actually, I don't think Apple can legally void your warranty if you replace the hard drive. It is no different than replacing your muffler on your car. The Magnuson act protects consumers against...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2007, 12:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,667
Posted By NaplesBill
I have seen plenty of LCDs with burn-in. It just...

I have seen plenty of LCDs with burn-in. It just takes a lot more idle time for it to happen.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,342
Posted By NaplesBill
Moneydance does not have a timeout on the...

Moneydance does not have a timeout on the registered version. The trial is limited to a number of transactions but once you register it you are golden. I have updated from 2005 to 2006 and 2007 and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-06-2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,342
Posted By NaplesBill
You could also try Moneydance. I've been using...

You could also try Moneydance. I've been using it since 2005 and it works great for me. I have upgraded to each new version for free. It provides an electronic register and supports direct...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-05-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By NaplesBill
I exported my bookmarks into a single...

I exported my bookmarks into a single bookmarks.html file.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-05-2007, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By NaplesBill
That is exactly how I migrated my user data from...

That is exactly how I migrated my user data from Windows, so yes it will work.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-05-2007, 11:20 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,647
Posted By NaplesBill
Well, I have only supplemented my arsenal with a...

Well, I have only supplemented my arsenal with a MBP. I still have a PC laptop and a PC desktop. For everyday email/internet/music/video/etc. the MBP is great. I still love my laptop with Windows...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-05-2007, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 469
Posted By NaplesBill
You can now add MSN buddies to Yahoo Messenger. ...

You can now add MSN buddies to Yahoo Messenger. I believe Yahoo Messenger still has video capabilities on Mac doesn't it?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2007, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,241
Posted By NaplesBill
That sounds like a Linux issue not just Ubuntu. ...

That sounds like a Linux issue not just Ubuntu. Or am I missing something?
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-28-2007, 11:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,241
Posted By NaplesBill
I think advanced can be taken in many ways so...

I think advanced can be taken in many ways so point taken.

Also, I have never used Linux on a laptop so I guess that is why I've never realized the issues with WPA. I have never had any serious...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-28-2007, 10:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,241
Posted By NaplesBill
I agree with DrQuincy about Ubuntu being the most...

I agree with DrQuincy about Ubuntu being the most advanced OS. I also agree with mac57 in that OSX offers the best compromise. I would add that as a younger man with a lot more free time I loved...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-27-2007, 09:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,241
Posted By NaplesBill
Ubuntu is definately my favorite Linux distro. I...

Ubuntu is definately my favorite Linux distro. I first tried it back when it was first released. I've run just about every release. My problem is that I get bored and want to try something else.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 03:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
I forgot to add that another reason I'm grateful...

I forgot to add that another reason I'm grateful for Windows is that it keeps me employed! LOL
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 01:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
That's awesome, I had no idea they were still...

That's awesome, I had no idea they were still around.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 12:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
Have you ever heard of GeoWorks Ensemble? It was...

Have you ever heard of GeoWorks Ensemble? It was an amazing GUI that was written entirely in assembler. It performed amazingly well, even on an XT. Unfortunately, it didn't include a DOS kernel...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 12:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
It didn't reach the masses. It may have been top...

It didn't reach the masses. It may have been top selling but that was when the home computing market was in it's infancy and did not represent a very large percentage of the population. They had a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 12:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
I an assure you that MOST people I know use...

I an assure you that MOST people I know use Windows and PCs for the very reason you stated(which is essentially the same as what I stated) about people using what they know. That in essence means...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 10:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,071
Posted By NaplesBill
It's actually a 13.3" screen.

It's actually a 13.3" screen.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 10:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
The Amiga was an amazing piece of hardware and...

The Amiga was an amazing piece of hardware and software. It did not, however, bring anything to the masses because it never reached the masses. It was way ahead of it's time for sure. My point is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-26-2007, 09:02 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
You guys are missing the point on what Windows...

You guys are missing the point on what Windows did for PCs. Sure there were Amigas and there were Apples back when Windows started. The difference between Windows and the other choices was...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-25-2007, 08:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,700
Posted By NaplesBill
That's a bad analogy. There are a lot of things...

That's a bad analogy. There are a lot of things that Windows brought to the masses at an accellerated rate. You can't just say "we would have learned them using an alternative" because that is pure...
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