Thread: Ordered ibook last night
03-07-2005, 08:56 AM #1Ordered ibook last night
Sunday 9:40 PM EST the submit order button was placed. I got a email saying my order should be shipped thursday *blah* neye: but that was estimated and Im hoping its shipped sooner. I can not wait ! I will have to upgrade my ram thats for sure but at a later time, right now im lucky to be able to even order a ibook. I got it for $800 new :mac:
anyone want to help me get a list together for must have software ??
open office is the only one i know of...
03-07-2005, 09:07 AM #2amartins02Guest
where did you get it for 800? Is it the 12 inch screen?
03-07-2005, 09:15 AM #3KokopelliGuest
I would get NeoOffice instead of OpenOffice. (It is a Mac port of Open Office.)
QuickSilver makes my short list. It is a little hard to explain, here is a good explanation for why I like it.
Other than that you might take a look around VersionTracker. SubEthaEdit is nice, VoodooPad for quick note taking, AdiumX for instant messaging, vlc/mplayer for video playback.
03-08-2005, 12:24 PM #4
03-08-2005, 02:28 PM #5amartins02Guest
Hey, that quicksilver looks kind of cool. Is it like a replacement for the dock? I see they have different plugins. so would an AIM plugin take the place of the dock AIM plugin?
03-08-2005, 02:52 PM #6
Originally Posted by Kokopelli
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03-09-2005, 03:26 PM #7
im still waiting *sign* I guess I cant join apple club till then, once im in I promise not to talk about apple club!
03-09-2005, 03:37 PM #8MichaelSullivanGuest
My PB order was placed on 3/02 at 3:15pm and it shipped on 3/05... few days early. Its just landed in KY, USA... so I *might have it by saturday if I'm lucky. I know that some users have had their ship dates pushed back a week or two. Details below:
Date/Time Location Activity
Mar 9, 2005 11:30 A.M.....LOUISVILLE, KY, US.....IMPORT SCAN
Mar 6, 2005 9:14 P.M.......SHANGHAI, CN............DEPARTURE SCAN
.................1:12 P.M.......SHANGHAI, CN............ORIGIN SCAN
Mar 5, 2005 9:15 A.M.......SHANGHAI, CN............ORIGIN SCAN
.................5:21 A.M......................CN.............BILLING INFORMATION RECEIVED
03-09-2005, 03:42 PM #9Originally Posted by MichaelSullivan
03-09-2005, 05:46 PM #10amartins02Guest
You got the 1 ghz though right? the 1.2 is 999.
03-09-2005, 06:09 PM #11
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