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Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2008, 12:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 44,173
Posted By Apple Bottom
Those temperatures are in celsius by default. ...

Those temperatures are in celsius by default. Those temps look about normal for a macbook to me.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 02:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,391
Posted By Apple Bottom
Correct, LCD's look terrible when it's displaying...

Correct, LCD's look terrible when it's displaying anything other then its native resolution. As someone mention why not just resize the fonts and icons?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 976
Posted By Apple Bottom
Don't they make the Macs in China anyways? You...

Don't they make the Macs in China anyways? You are in the Apple capital where all ipod's and macs come from. :\ Anyways, if you know how to work on a laptop id check to see that the lcd ribbon is...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 02:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 750
Posted By Apple Bottom
The macbook and macbook pro all use a stadand...

The macbook and macbook pro all use a stadand 2.5" SATA 1.5GB drives, only macbook that im aware of that uses a different setup is the macbook air. Those use small 1.8" hdd like the ones they use in...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 02:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,312
Posted By Apple Bottom
7200RPM for the win. The Hitachi unit thats in my...

7200RPM for the win. The Hitachi unit thats in my Macbook Pro scored high in Vista Boot camp. The 5400 250GB it came with scored 5.2, the 200GB 7200 unit scored 5.7 its enough for me to care, after...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 02:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By Apple Bottom
The battery has a internal smartchip that stops...

The battery has a internal smartchip that stops charging after it reaches full, after its full it doesnt charge unless the battery discharges enough. Although some battery experts say that using...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-16-2008, 02:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 44,173
Posted By Apple Bottom
Ram is the cheapest most effective way to speed...

Ram is the cheapest most effective way to speed up your mac, my mac from 2GB to 4GB made a nice difference. Ram is soo cheap these days why not max it out? Right now, Fry's is doing a special on...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-16-2008, 01:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By Apple Bottom
Mine gets hot also, enough to bake a apple pie. ...

Mine gets hot also, enough to bake a apple pie. My control panel says 81c, thats pretty darn hot. It sits at 70c most of the time but if i watch a movie or play a game it reaches 80-82c fairly fast...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 630
Posted By Apple Bottom
I guess no one knows....

I guess no one knows....
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-09-2008, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By Apple Bottom
Yea, i think it has something to do with the...

Yea, i think it has something to do with the format. PC's use FAT/FAT32/NTFS setups, that unit should use HFS, this link might help?

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=50447
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 04:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,457
Posted By Apple Bottom
No, i dont think they do. Its only on the MB Pro...

No, i dont think they do. Its only on the MB Pro and Air models AFAIK.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 03:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By Apple Bottom
My MB Pro 17" goes about 4:40 if i dim the screen...

My MB Pro 17" goes about 4:40 if i dim the screen a bit. I dont think i can get 5 hrs unless i dim it to the lowest setting before it blacks out.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 03:43 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 12,049
Posted By Apple Bottom
I repaired a macbook with a crack like that not...

I repaired a macbook with a crack like that not long ago, it seems to be they fasten the screws wayyyy too tight in these macbooks. I almost stripped a few of them trying to get them off. I think...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 03:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,874
Posted By Apple Bottom
Yep, dtravis is correct, its fused onto the main...

Yep, dtravis is correct, its fused onto the main board. I also find it odd they did that to the CPU as well, typically on notebooks i service they are socketed like PC desktops. That would mean if...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 03:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,434
Posted By Apple Bottom
My MB Pro gets super hot towards the back playing...

My MB Pro gets super hot towards the back playing NFS Pro Street (probably because its resource intensive) the fan is at full speed during gaming. It gets hot enough to get the bottom of my desk...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-09-2008, 03:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 630
Posted By Apple Bottom
Kind of techinical, regarding 17" LED LCD

Hi guys,

This is my first post, i been a long time mac user since the 90s (still own a Power Mac 9500 and a Performa 6400). Left to the PC world since 1999 till now. I just got a Macbook Pro...
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