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Search: Posts Made By: RadarP3C
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-02-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thumbs up Banesto, that is what I was thinking when I...

Banesto, that is what I was thinking when I switched to Mac from the PC world. This was my first Mac (late 2009) and since then I've included an iPad, iPhones, and another MacBook Pro for my wife. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-02-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, Rod.

Thanks, Rod.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, Van. That is what I'm starting to lean...

Thanks, Van. That is what I'm starting to lean towards. I'd love to go with Chas_m's suggested route of just getting a newer faster machine now. Like yours and others suggestions of keeping my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-01-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, Nick

Thanks, Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-31-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, Chas_m. Good points.

Thanks, Chas_m. Good points.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-30-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, FS Dog. Like yours, mine still runs...

Thanks, FS Dog. Like yours, mine still runs fine. Just looking for the pros and cons of either upgrading memory and hard drive on my current machine or getting the newest one out there now instead.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-30-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 382
Posted By RadarP3C
Opinions wanted

I'm looking for opinions on whether to keep my present MacBook Pro or purchase a new one.

My present MacBook Pro:
- mid 2009, 15"
- Processor 2.66 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
- Memory 4 GB...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-30-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, you are correct. New battery and no...

Thanks, you are correct. New battery and no problem with track pad.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-20-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By RadarP3C
Cursor moving erratically

Sorry if this has been discussed before.

The cursor on my MacBook Pro (running Mavrick) is moving around erratically without any input from me on the track pad. When I try to move the cursor...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By RadarP3C
Found sys disk. Inserted and pressed "C"...

Found sys disk.

Inserted and pressed "C" key.

Still only see the first gray screen (with apple logo and clockwise spiral).
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,562
Posted By RadarP3C
Sorry, I haven't checked this thread in quite a...

Sorry, I haven't checked this thread in quite a while.

Yes, I got her what she wanted.....a Kindle. She loved it and had used it a lot. You're right about tossing it in about a year. She wanted...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By RadarP3C
Just did a PRAM and NVRAM reset...

Just did a PRAM and NVRAM reset (command-option-P-R).

I'll look for the sys disk.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-24-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By RadarP3C
Help, won't boot up

Macbook pro running OS 10.6.2

I was browsing the internet and the screen froze. All that was happening was the rainbow spiral. I did a hard shut down.

Powered back up. For the past 25 minutes...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-24-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 666
Posted By RadarP3C
Help, won't boot up

Macbook pro running OS 10.6.2

I was browsing the internet and the screen froze. All that was happening was the rainbow spiral. I did a hard shut down.

Powered back up. For the past 25...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-02-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,562
Posted By RadarP3C
Yes, that is what I was referring to. Thanks.

Yes, that is what I was referring to. Thanks.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-02-2010, 09:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,562
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks everyone for your opinions so far! ...

Thanks everyone for your opinions so far!

Are there any advantage/disadvantages in title selections and price, ease of downloads between the different formats, etc?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-29-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,562
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks everyone for your opinions and advice so...

Thanks everyone for your opinions and advice so far!

One feature (or lack of) that no one has commented on is the Kindle's display is B&W only. Not having a color display might make a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-28-2010, 08:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,562
Posted By RadarP3C
Opinions needed - iPad vs. Kindle vs. 13"MacBook

I bought my wife a 13" MB about 6 months ago. She has been hinting about wanting a Kindle for ebooks for Christmas.

A Kindle is cheaper than an iPad. My thinking is to just use her MacBook for...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 09-12-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 11,910
Posted By RadarP3C
Go to your sys preferences and select energy...

Go to your sys preferences and select energy saver. You will see a "show battery status in the menu bar" (bottom left) and put a check in the box.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 02:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By RadarP3C
Thanks, all!

Thanks, all!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 01:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By RadarP3C
Slydude,....thanks, but, I'm not using any...

Slydude,....thanks, but, I'm not using any external devices.

I have a wireless printer and when I start a print job and close the lid of my laptop, it will disconnect from the router and the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-09-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By RadarP3C
Airport settings?

When I close the lid of my laptop, I lose the internet and/or router connection. What settings do I need to check in order to keep my connection even with the lid closed?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-08-2010, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By RadarP3C
Sounds like you've got everything covered. ...

Sounds like you've got everything covered. Airport and Bluetooth are the biggest battery drains (other than your DVD). Enjoy the flight.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-29-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By RadarP3C
I used a 13" for the past 3 1/2 yrs. Nice size...

I used a 13" for the past 3 1/2 yrs. Nice size for portability. Now I'm on a 15" and have not noticed any portability differences from my last 13 inch. I'm a pilot and the 15" fits just as well in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-23-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,490
Posted By RadarP3C
Have you checked with the printer manufacturer...

Have you checked with the printer manufacturer for the latest printer driver/software?

I just went through trouble shooting a new printer set up about a month ago. The printer said it came with...
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