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Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-17-2006, 08:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
We'll have to try the Quartz Desktop...

Funny about the "closing the window doesn't stop the app" thing...I laughed when I read it. We do that all the time. That was initially part of our problem...all the apps were still running and our...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-15-2006, 10:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,219
Posted By jgohlke
We just switched to an iMac ourselves

You can read about it the thread "new to the iMac...pretty underwhelmed".

MS Office was a big thing for us as well, because we use our family computer for word processing and spreadsheet work. We...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-15-2006, 07:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,183
Posted By jgohlke
just made this same switch

You can see my thread in this forum titled "new to the mac..pretty underwhelmed with it...".

We just made this same switch. There is lots of good, thoughtful responses and some pretty realistic...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-14-2006, 07:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
Great advice here

I really appreciate everyone's time and thoughtful answers. Very happy to see the high quality of responses and not one flame or threadjack.

I've pressed F12...A couple of times. I agree that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-13-2006, 06:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
A few answers..

My son also thinks the iMac is slow. His notebook "feels" faster. He just walked in and offered that it's a G4. BTW I'm typing this on the iMac using Camino.

When I say MS Word is "slow"....I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-12-2006, 04:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
Thanks for the feedback

I've read about Rosetta and figured that was the deal with MS Office. It's interesting that MS Office for Mac's has long suffered from performance issues. It's too bad, it's really nice on the Mac....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-12-2006, 02:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
Thanks for the feedback...I was hoping for...

Thanks for the feedback...I was hoping for something along the lines of

"Yeah, the new iMacs are really slow"

or

"Hey, the iMac is a screamer, something must be wrong with yours"

or
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-12-2006, 01:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,213
Posted By jgohlke
New to the iMac...pretty underwhelmed with it

We're a longtime Windows family (first PC was a IBM XT in 1981) and I use Unix at work (I'm an Oracle DBA).

My 22 year old son switched to an Apple laptop about a year ago and has been very happy....
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