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Search: Posts Made By: jALVA21
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-12-2007, 12:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,686
Posted By jALVA21
Another thing to possibly consider is desk space....

Another thing to possibly consider is desk space. If you opted for the 24" but had no room to push the monitor back, you could end up with neck strains during prolonged use.

Either way, have fun...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 11-07-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 367,835
Posted By jALVA21
Thanks! Ive actually purchased a wire hider from...

Thanks! Ive actually purchased a wire hider from Frys to clean up the wires even more. Im planning to tuck all the electrical wires so they flow behind the metal bar of the desk, from side to side,...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-27-2007, 03:42 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,870
Posted By jALVA21
Nice! I got there 10 minutes to 6 so I was one of...

Nice! I got there 10 minutes to 6 so I was one of the people that were all the way in the parking lot. Lines went pretty quick though.

Install are both done.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-26-2007, 11:37 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 13,870
Posted By jALVA21
I was surprised! There was a small line (under...

I was surprised! There was a small line (under 200) at the Glendale Galleria, in Glendale CA. First 500 to purchase Leopard got a free shirt.

I got the Leopard Family Pack, and I got my shirt!...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-26-2007, 04:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 682
Posted By jALVA21
You can try omni plan. I personally have not used...

You can try omni plan. I personally have not used it but I think it has capabilities of importing and exporting MS Project files.
http://www.omnigroup.com/applications/omniplan/
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-22-2007, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,052
Posted By jALVA21
Where were you 23 minutes ago... LoL! Thanks! 4...

Where were you 23 minutes ago... LoL! Thanks! 4 Days left!!!
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-22-2007, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,052
Posted By jALVA21
Not the highest resolution (1227x756) ...

Not the highest resolution (1227x756)

http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/9769/bgza1.th.jpg (http://img85.imageshack.us/my.php?image=bgza1.jpg)
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-02-2007, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Posted By jALVA21
correct, but in regards to an iMac, I figured it...

correct, but in regards to an iMac, I figured it only had room for a single hard drive, hence my comment. But I could be wrong.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-02-2007, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Posted By jALVA21
According to the apple website, they all use 3.5"...

According to the apple website, they all use 3.5" Serial ATA hard drives that run at 7200 revolutions per minute. So the only difference would be the size.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-27-2007, 01:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,628
Posted By jALVA21
Great! Ever since I saw it on an episode of "Its...

Great! Ever since I saw it on an episode of "Its all geek to me" a show on the Discovery Channel, I knew I had to make one. The quality looked fantastic on TV. Please let us know how it comes out.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-11-2007, 09:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,355
Posted By jALVA21
im currently running Win XP Pro 64x on Fusion and...

im currently running Win XP Pro 64x on Fusion and it has zero lag. I only have 512mb out of 4GB of ram dedicated to it, and it runs super smooth. Im at the point where I keep waiting for it to stall...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-06-2007, 12:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 986
Posted By jALVA21
I cannot answer about having even number ram...

I cannot answer about having even number ram sticks but in regards to Crucial.com: I absolutely recommend them. Hassle free. Quick shipping. Fair price.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-04-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1,483
Views: 367,835
Posted By jALVA21
new iMac and Powerbook

here mine:

24" 2.8 Core 2 Extreme iMac, 4GB ram, 320 GB HDD - 17" 1.67 Powerbook, 2GB ram, 100GB HDD - Maxtor XHDD 200GB FW800 - Wacom Graphire4 8x6 - APC Home UPS - 30GB iPod Video - 4GB iPod...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-04-2007, 06:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,403
Posted By jALVA21
iMac got delivered a day early! This thing is...

iMac got delivered a day early! This thing is huge next to my 17" PBook. Ram installation was so easy, a caveman can do it!

http://img530.imageshack.us/img530/2240/img6211ik0.th.jpg...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-02-2007, 11:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,403
Posted By jALVA21
Nice! what part of cali are you from? Im...

Nice! what part of cali are you from?
Im actually getting only 1GB of ram from apple. I purchased the 2 x 2gb of ram from crucial and they are ready to jump in the iMac.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-02-2007, 01:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,403
Posted By jALVA21
i-Vtec: nice iMAC and Mikael Ikea Desk. My...

i-Vtec: nice iMAC and Mikael Ikea Desk. My brother got one last week along with the 3 drawer cabinet.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-01-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,403
Posted By jALVA21
Mines due on Sep 5th before 10:30am via FedEx ...

Mines due on Sep 5th before 10:30am via FedEx

BlackSheep: I have the same exact setup (24", 2.8X, 4GB ram) except im getting only a 320GB HDD. Ive been playing with the 24" 2.4Ghz 3GB ram at the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-25-2007, 01:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,632
Posted By jALVA21
im waiting for my iMAC to come in and im hoping...

im waiting for my iMAC to come in and im hoping that with the window behind the mac, it should work out fine. Ive used the imacs in the apple stores and it didnt seem to bother me. lets hope that I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-25-2007, 02:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,165
Posted By jALVA21
My mac switching experience was filled with ups...

My mac switching experience was filled with ups and downs.

I was at an ultimate high when i purchased my first mac, a 17" 1.67 powerbook. Then I realized that I didnt know how to do anything that...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-25-2007, 01:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 690
Posted By jALVA21
In my case, i already had the logitech mx400...

In my case, i already had the logitech mx400 corded mouse from my PC, so when i purchased my iMAC, i opted for the wireless MM and figured I can switch from one to another.

When working on...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-25-2007, 12:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,176
Posted By jALVA21
Beta1: good point, its just easier to replace an...

Beta1: good point, its just easier to replace an HDD in a macpro, or most PC's, than it is in all-in-ones. Ive actually opted for the 320gb for my main HDD and will invest in another external HDD....
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-24-2007, 04:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,176
Posted By jALVA21
Hey thanks for the insight everyone... Not...

Hey thanks for the insight everyone...

Not to worry anyone, but I just heard that for your main HDD, where your operating system is installed, you should keep the HDD space under 200gb or so....
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-23-2007, 11:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,176
Posted By jALVA21
320 vs 500 gig HDD

Hey Mac-Forums i need your advise. Tried the search function and found nothing....

I was actually on apple.com and was about one click or so from purchasing a new 24" iMac 2.8 core 2 Extreme, 1...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-30-2007, 12:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,334
Posted By jALVA21
I have the CS3 design suite, and on my PBook it...

I have the CS3 design suite, and on my PBook it seems to runs alot faster than CS2. I especially notice the difference when I need to start the CS3 programs.

I do not have Lightroom but am running...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-11-2007, 02:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 985
Posted By jALVA21
just for comparisons sake CPU bottom 83 ...

just for comparisons sake

CPU bottom 83
CPU Top 81
Track Pad 79
Power Supply 81
HDD 101

Turned on for about 1hour and 20minutes. Been surfing the web, have PS-CS3, and Mail on. Room temp is...
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