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Forum: OS X - Operating System Yesterday, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 511
Posted By CaptainDave
Set up a macbook pro as a central file server

I have a macbook pro that was water damaged and the display doesn't work anymore. The parts on the board cannot be replaced. It is actually the parts for the backlite. I have it in my office and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-20-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By CaptainDave
I will part the pro out if anybody needs parts. ...

I will part the pro out if anybody needs parts. It actually boots and the disk runs. I even got it to display the outer space picture on an exterior monitor.

Bummer

CaptainDave
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-18-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 673
Posted By CaptainDave
Motherboard repair from spill

I read and have done all the things in first lines of this board. It has been several months since the spill.

The pro is a early 2011 pro 15. The problem after the spill is that the display is...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-15-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 737
Posted By CaptainDave
ajm112446 - I am living on my yacht up in mid...

ajm112446 - I am living on my yacht up in mid america right now to be out of the hurricane season season in Florida when insurance skyrockets. Pan to return to Florida in November and then go to...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-14-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 737
Posted By CaptainDave
F1 fan

I love Formula I and went to all of them at Indy. I didn't get tickets early enough last year to go to the US GP, but this year I plan to go, unless I am on my yacht waiting to cross the gulf to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-01-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 735
Posted By CaptainDave
Picture File Location

Let me know if I am in the wrong forum with this question.

My wife and I both have used MacBook Pros for the past year, and last week she killed hers by spilling liquid on it. It is dead. As I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-01-2013, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By CaptainDave
Disk clean-up

I have had My MacBook Pro for a year and haven't cleaned up temp files on the hard drive. I ran a disk utility that did something with permissions, but don't see any utilities like defrag and disk...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-28-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,023
Posted By CaptainDave
Thanks everyone for the help on this. I have the...

Thanks everyone for the help on this. I have the hard drive out and am dumping the data to an 1 TB drive. believe it or not, this convinced her to use a cup with a closing lid, like I asked her to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-28-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,023
Posted By CaptainDave
Water damage to MacBook Pro

My wife spilled water on her MacBook Pro keyboard a couple of weeks ago. I installed a new top cover and everything worked fine. Then in a repeat performance a week later, she spilled a cup of hot...
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