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Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,629
Posted By pirate pete
Hi guys, thanks for all replies. Turns out...

Hi guys, thanks for all replies.

Turns out my strange warranty is due to the fact that I bought it with a student discount and therefore get 3 years repair coverage, but only the usual 3 months...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-14-2008, 04:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,629
Posted By pirate pete
URGENT 1 week left of warranty + broken Macbook

Hey guys, I have a black Macbook 2.16ghz core 2 duo, 160gb HDD, 2x1gb (upgraded from the original 2x512mb sticks that I bought it with). I have searched and know there are other threads on these...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-09-2007, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 911
Posted By pirate pete
yeah, id have to say that is the ultimate poll...

yeah, id have to say that is the ultimate poll also....

mods, where do these people keep coming from?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-18-2007, 02:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,414
Posted By pirate pete
yeah i expect what might have happened here is...

yeah i expect what might have happened here is that the independent technology writer wrote this article last night as almost a draft to put into the paper if his editor let him (notice it doesnt...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2007, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,144
Posted By pirate pete
whats the problem? no one corrected the OP

whats the problem? no one corrected the OP
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 09-12-2007, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By pirate pete
Question 160gb ipod classic as external HDD?

ive been trying to justifying buying a 160gb ipod classic

would it be possible to use it as a reliable external drive as well as a media player (i know it really is, but i mean using it DAILY and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2007, 05:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,144
Posted By pirate pete
just a side note, the max your macbook can take...

just a side note, the max your macbook can take is 2gb of ram (2x1gb sticks)

and, it sounds like you are gonna order the ram from apple.com

i would highly advise against this, i ordered mine...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 09-09-2007, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 655
Posted By pirate pete
its the internet brother, let it go

its the internet brother, let it go
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-04-2007, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By pirate pete
sounds like a power supply issue i would...

sounds like a power supply issue

i would highly recommend taking it to the apple store on regents street if you are in london though (would advise against opening it up and seeing if it is the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-04-2007, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By pirate pete
yeah i bought black book with a 160gb in it - has...

yeah i bought black book with a 160gb in it - has been great (considering up until a week ago the file server i use had a 100gb in it)

bought my macbook in june and have 83gb left (but 10/15 of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-31-2007, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 668
Posted By pirate pete
ive got a black 2.16ghz as far as i can...

ive got a black 2.16ghz

as far as i can tell i have never had any heating issues with it...i guess i could have had some that i havent noticed, since every so often under heavy strain operation...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-31-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By pirate pete
Congratulations on your first Macintosh. The...

Congratulations on your first Macintosh.

The iBook you have has a maximum RAM size of 1.25gb (if i remember correctly).

Buying 1gb stick would be fine (make absolutely sure it is the right RAM...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-30-2007, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 941
Posted By pirate pete
micro fibre cloth works great for me for both the...

micro fibre cloth works great for me for both the screen and the finger smudges on my blackbook

i didnt use any other products
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-29-2007, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By pirate pete
definitely normal, i actually like my creak ...

definitely normal, i actually like my creak

makes me feel like everythings working good and proper in the hinge

sturdy, rugged kind of a noise....mmmm
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-29-2007, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 366,927
Posted By pirate pete
nice set up bud might wanna watch those...

nice set up bud

might wanna watch those power cables though - i have heard horror stories of power cables melting when they are at that angle on the magsafe -> macbook end

give it a bit more...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-09-2007, 04:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By pirate pete
nice review, shame about the bluetooth...

nice review, shame about the bluetooth experience...i can assure you it wont have been apples fault that the bluetooth was missing

impressed at the friendliness of that reseller tbh
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-08-2007, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By pirate pete
1. You answer this question later in the post....

1. You answer this question later in the post. They are all 13 inch wide screens and about 9 or 10 inches in depth. The specs depend entirely on you - i bought the black macbook with 1gb ram, 2.16ghz...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-06-2007, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By pirate pete
Can you be more specific about the 'Apple Case' ...

Can you be more specific about the 'Apple Case'

Just had a quick look on the apple online store and couldnt see it as the top results?

Pete
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 08-06-2007, 05:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By pirate pete
Wrappers...

Wrappers (http://wrappers.typepad.com/ipod/ipod_video/index.html) does some great ipod sleeves

they in the UK, but will ship to the US im pretty sure

i bought my macbook sleeve there, and its...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-31-2007, 03:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 796
Posted By pirate pete
I'm pretty sure you are talking about the story...

I'm pretty sure you are talking about the story (http://gizmodo.com/gadgets/portable-media/ipod-slows-enemy-bullet-saves-life-250035.php) of a US marine who had an Ipod on top of his body armour. The...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2007, 05:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,401
Posted By pirate pete
since your in the UK, buy from crucial its...

since your in the UK, buy from crucial

its very cheap, and very good service

2gb upgrade was one of the first things i did when i got my macbook
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-18-2007, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 518
Posted By pirate pete
you really need to be more specific with what...

you really need to be more specific with what kind of help you need.
your lucky this is a friendly forum. i have seen people brutally flamed on other forums for alot less.

anyway. macbooks.
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-18-2007, 05:24 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 175,843
Posted By pirate pete
my friend has the incase canvas sleeve. he says...

my friend has the incase canvas sleeve. he says he is totally satisfied with it, and it looks very nice.

i went for a wrapper sleeve, because i just needed something to protect the macbook while...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-17-2007, 08:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,638
Posted By pirate pete
if your budget is 700 quid, can you really be...

if your budget is 700 quid, can you really be considering anything other than the base line macbook?

if you can squeeze more cash out, i would highly recommend the mid range with no customisation....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-17-2007, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 771
Posted By pirate pete
yeah, i have that issue it really got to me...

yeah, i have that issue

it really got to me to start with, but then i realised that my macbook was going to have SOME issues

i cant suggest anything to fix it, my best advice is to just grow...
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