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Forum: iOS and Apps Yesterday, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 134
Posted By pigoo3
My question back to you is. When your WiFi is...

My question back to you is. When your WiFi is working…what device do you usually use to get weather data?

The reason why I ask is. If these 7 weather apps you tried on your iPhone are NOT your...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 10:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 225
Posted By pigoo3
To the best of my knowledge I don't think Apple...

To the best of my knowledge I don't think Apple does this. At least I have never heard of anyone having this done. You're pretty much supposed to configure the MacBook Pro with the most internal...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 289
Posted By pigoo3
Yes this would get the job done. But if it were...

Yes this would get the job done. But if it were me...and I wanted to keep this computer for 3-5 years...I would DEFINITELY get it with 8gig of ram!:) Ram is NOT upgradeable by the user after...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 225
Posted By pigoo3
So where the heck are you now...NZ or Wales? I...

So where the heck are you now...NZ or Wales? I thought you were in Wales according from your USERID!;)

I thought that maybe you were up pretty early if in the UK (about 6:30am). But if you're in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 225
Posted By pigoo3
When it comes to longevity of a storage...

When it comes to longevity of a storage device...it really is a "pandora's box"...whether a traditional spinning HD or an SSD. Just like "Pandora's Box"...we really dont know what's inside...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 01:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 289
Posted By pigoo3
If you're willing to spend $800...then you might...

If you're willing to spend $800...then you might as well spend $1000 and get something brand new!:)



Apple refurbished area.



Honestly you should have said this in the first place.;) ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 289
Posted By pigoo3
When you open things up to used models you need...

When you open things up to used models you need to tell us your max. budget.

Without a budget...I could suggest 10+ models ranging from $350 bucks up to $1000. So you need to narrow things for...
Forum: Apple Notebooks Yesterday, 12:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By pigoo3
Exactly!;) Value of a 2008 MacBook isn't...

Exactly!;)

Value of a 2008 MacBook isn't much. Better to keep it as a backup computer. Or donate it to some worthy person or organization!:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-23-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By pigoo3
Your post is a bit confusing. If you're thinking...

Your post is a bit confusing. If you're thinking about getting just about any Apple computer from at least the last 5 years…all of these computers can run the latest Mac OS version. If this is the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 225
Posted By pigoo3
If this is the information you found. More than...

If this is the information you found. More than likely…your SSD will last more than 5 years…and a lot less than 100 years. If you get more than 5 years…most likely you will upgrade the computer...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By pigoo3
It's very possible they may ask you to describe...

It's very possible they may ask you to describe your specific situation…and what you're trying to do/accomplish. If a theoretical question…it may be more difficult to get an answer.

For example. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By pigoo3
By the way. Here's an Apple Support document...

By the way. Here's an Apple Support document that has quite a bit of info regarding Thunderbolt ports. Unfortunately (as far as I could find)…it does not say anything about the TB ports staying...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By pigoo3
At least with my setup...I think that I already...

At least with my setup...I think that I already answered that twice.:) Maybe what I quoted above was written in reverse. Maybe what you meant to say was this:

"i am just wondering whether the TB...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-23-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By pigoo3
As I mentioned in my earlier post. The USB ports...

As I mentioned in my earlier post. The USB ports on my 2011 MBP seem to still be powered while it is sleeping since it continues to charge my Garmin GPS watch. Most devices that we folks us that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By pigoo3
Same suggestion as bobtomay made: - Other...

Same suggestion as bobtomay made:

- Other World Computing (OWC) - Performance Upgrades For Your Mac (http://www.macsales.com)

When it comes to replacement battery's…you pretty much have three...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By pigoo3
I understand exactly regarding the Apple...

I understand exactly regarding the Apple replacement battery. My main point for asking the question was…it was not made clear in post #1 that you were looking for a supplier other than Apple.:)

I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By pigoo3
How about getting a replacement battery from...

How about getting a replacement battery from Apple?

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By pigoo3
Ok...sorry. I thought that this was a used...

Ok...sorry. I thought that this was a used computer.



This "technically" this still is a "new" computer. Yes it's a 2012 model...but Apple is still selling them. They are the last laptop...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By pigoo3
I couldn't find this exact model number (as I...

I couldn't find this exact model number (as I mentioned…this is not a common way to refer/identify apple computers in "common language"). But it appears to be a 2012 model.

- Nick
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By pigoo3
I'm not 100% sure what exact model that is. That...

I'm not 100% sure what exact model that is. That number is not usually a common way of identifying an Apple computer. But a MacBook Pro running Mountain Lion should be ok.



Great to know that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-22-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By pigoo3
OP's post has been approved.:) - Nick

OP's post has been approved.:)

- Nick
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-22-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By pigoo3
How full is the hard drive (gigs used & gigs...

How full is the hard drive (gigs used & gigs free).

- Nick
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-22-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 387
Posted By pigoo3
If you start making millions with this...

If you start making millions with this business…I'm going to have to start charging a "consulting fee"!;)

- Nick
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-22-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 387
Posted By pigoo3
If you move forward with this…good luck!:) -...

If you move forward with this…good luck!:)

- Nick
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 05-22-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 387
Posted By pigoo3
Good deal. I would think that as long as your...

Good deal. I would think that as long as your costs are low…and you have a steady stream of product that you can purchase at a low enough price (and still have room to make a profit). Then you guys...
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