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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-06-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Bernie Roscoe
No ideas?

No ideas?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-06-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 889
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Itunes opening automatically

I just upgraded to Snow Leopard, and now whenever I press the play button (F8) on my keyboard to work VLC media player, itunes opens.

Is there a way to correct this?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-04-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Got a new fan, actually works. Country bumpkin...

Got a new fan, actually works. Country bumpkin from last time was dead wrong.

Issue resolved.

It was interesting how a superheated CPU would cause such lag, I had never heard of that before.
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-02-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Ran Onyx and did a World of Warcraft repair for...

Ran Onyx and did a World of Warcraft repair for the heck of it. Frame rate still better, but really jumpy.

I dunno, at minimum settings for anything I really don't think there should be issues. It...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-02-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Fan to be replaced midweek; running Onyx to look...

Fan to be replaced midweek; running Onyx to look for harddrive issues.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-02-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Its interesting, the Genius Bar seemed very...

Its interesting, the Genius Bar seemed very convinced my computer would shut off before any lasting damage.

I'm not sure I trust the country bumpkin that helped me last, will investigate the fan...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-02-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Upgraded Operating System does nothing to improve...

Upgraded Operating System does nothing to improve performance.

I have a new theory. As the temperature of CPU A climbs, the FPS shoots down. Would a CPU at 222F be inhibited? Even at 202F the game...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-02-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Upgraded my OS but Blizzard is having...

Upgraded my OS but Blizzard is having authentication issues.

I'll keep you posted.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-01-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
It could be this. With Cataclysm the recommended...

It could be this. With Cataclysm the recommended RAM went up from 2gb to 4gb, so we'll see.

Just got Snow Leopard, if I see no improvement I'll up my RAM.

Thanks for the help, I'll keep you...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-31-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Any thoughts on upgrading my OS? I'd appreciate...

Any thoughts on upgrading my OS? I'd appreciate some feedback before I went ahead and did so.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 07:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
I also wonder about adding more RAM, to bring it...

I also wonder about adding more RAM, to bring it to a total of 4gb RAM.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
I ran disk utility which came up with no issues. ...

I ran disk utility which came up with no issues.

I also took my computer to the Apple Store when my fan issue was first discovered, before the fps issues. I was dissatisfied with my service, but...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
I need 10.6 to run Onyx, I currently have 10.5.8....

I need 10.6 to run Onyx, I currently have 10.5.8.

I appreciate your assistance! =)
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
I don't have the correct tools to physically open...

I don't have the correct tools to physically open my computer in my current location, I will run Onyx now.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
I'm in areas that shouldn't receive any lag at...

I'm in areas that shouldn't receive any lag at all. There is no discernible difference between areas that would traditionally give you lag and areas that don't.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-30-2010, 01:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,860
Posted By Bernie Roscoe
Low Frame Rate World of Warcraft

I have a 13" Macbook Pro, purchased in the Summer of 2009. I currently have 2gb of RAM and a 300gb Harddrive. Besides the hard drive, which is new, the MBP has the lowest specs capable for purchase...
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