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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 12-22-2010, 03:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By oakie
why does everyone who tries to bag on apple...

why does everyone who tries to bag on apple support always say they got connected to an overseas call center?

i have NEVER been connected to anyone with an accent of the Indian persuasion when...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2010, 03:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,001
Posted By oakie
as a minor receiving a computer as a gift, you're...

as a minor receiving a computer as a gift, you're not gonna get much sympathy from us old people who cannot relate... we didnt get gifts like this at your age when you consider a desktop cost well...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 434
Posted By oakie
waiting to see if it comes back would be an idea....

waiting to see if it comes back would be an idea.

and if it does, take it back in and hope it sticks around long enough for the tech to witness it. but if it's been noted and you keep complaining,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2010, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 995
Posted By oakie
LiIon batteries also have a finite shelf-life if...

LiIon batteries also have a finite shelf-life if left sitting without being cycled at all. thus it could be authentic but just really, really old... much like the machine you're using it in.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2010, 02:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By oakie
is the desired SSID listed first in your list of...

is the desired SSID listed first in your list of desired auto-connects?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-22-2010, 02:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,038
Posted By oakie
is it a large file?

is it a large file?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,361
Posted By oakie
just out of curiosity, what's the specs on your...

just out of curiosity, what's the specs on your pc and can you be more specific about "just not performing well" when editing photos? it could prove useful in helping you find a solution to your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 965
Posted By oakie
walking into a store with a defective item is...

walking into a store with a defective item is easier, faster, and cheaper to resolve than dealing with the same problem but having to ship the item back and forth in my experience.

but hey, some...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,873
Posted By oakie
i've purchased all of my macs through...

i've purchased all of my macs through macconnection.com, bhphotovideo.com (they're also my go to dealer for most of my photography equipment), and of course the apple store.

but it really depends...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,443
Posted By oakie
Newegg.com - PNY 4GB (2 x 2GB) 204-Pin DDR3...

Newegg.com - PNY 4GB (2 x 2GB) 204-Pin DDR3 SO-DIMM DDR3 1066 (PC3 8500) Laptop Memory Model MN4096KD3-1066 - Laptop Memory (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820178242)

$62.99...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 965
Posted By oakie
not really since Apple recently revised their RAM...

not really since Apple recently revised their RAM upgrade pricing. 2 x 2GB of DDR3-1066 on newegg.com is $75-80 depending on the brand. apple is charging $100 according to the OP and with a quick...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-14-2009, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 844
Posted By oakie
i bought the macbook unibody 13 when it first...

i bought the macbook unibody 13 when it first came out simply due to the portability factor.

i'm also a photography hobbyist and a graphic doodler who likes to travel... and the 13" display,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-05-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 737
Posted By oakie
to give me something to do since i am, as i...

to give me something to do since i am, as i explained, bored.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-05-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 593
Posted By oakie
you'll end up losing the netgear router along the...

you'll end up losing the netgear router along the way.

and that's the only difference between the time capsule and the AEBS, other than physical size.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-05-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,065
Posted By oakie
wont work. the ethernet port on the airport...

wont work. the ethernet port on the airport express is a WAN port, and is not a switch.

you need a second wireless router set to bridge mode.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-05-2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 737
Posted By oakie
Thumbs up i'm bored. ask me anything! v.itsanewguy

im new around here. im also insanely bored this afternoon. so, just for kicks, go ahead and ask me anything you want. i may not be honest, but you'll get an answer regardless.

gogogogo!!!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-05-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,455
Posted By oakie
consider amazon. i bought my mobileme subs...

consider amazon.

i bought my mobileme subs and applecare plans on amazon for about the same price as offered on fleabay; $38 per year of mobileme, iphone applecare for $55, and macbook applecare...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-05-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By oakie
i just go through other world computing, mac...

i just go through other world computing, mac connection, ramjet, and apple.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-05-2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,422
Posted By oakie
on a side note, i just wish Pages could export to...

on a side note, i just wish Pages could export to .html, and Keynote could export to .swf. they both would work together to be a really powerful, creative, and simple website development package.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 526
Posted By oakie
considering your first attempt to fix it, i...

considering your first attempt to fix it, i cannot recommend you try to fix it again as i think the level of difficulty is going to go beyond both our heads once the case of the optical drive pops...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 778
Posted By oakie
make sure it's a 9.5mm drive or it wont fit. the...

make sure it's a 9.5mm drive or it wont fit. the 500GB drives came in two heights: 12mm and 9.5mm. the cheaper deals you find are usually 12mm drives as they're the first to be released before they...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-05-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,803
Posted By oakie
MB403LL/A macbooks support up to 4GB of RAM. nice...

MB403LL/A macbooks support up to 4GB of RAM. nice try though.


it's because the Corsair units have an incorrect ICC profile loaded into them and are incompatible with the MacBooks. the SMC isnt...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-05-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 749
Posted By oakie
it's using the tv in tandem with the monitor in...

it's using the tv in tandem with the monitor in an extended desktop mode. you can drag the video to the tv.

or, which i'm assuming is more what you'll want, is to go into your displays pref pane,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-05-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 749
Posted By oakie
and if you're wondering why no one answered you...

and if you're wondering why no one answered you until now for what is a pretty simple request for assistance, it's because you posted this in the ipod forum.
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 02-05-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,619
Posted By oakie
so you're regurgitating info you read elsewhere...

so you're regurgitating info you read elsewhere onto your own site, then not-so-coyly promoting it here?

as told by your now "banned status", you've learned one lesson. the second lesson is to...
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