Thread: Slow typing on ibook!
03-24-2005, 01:46 AM #1Rena BellaGuestSlow typing on ibook!
Somtimes, and Im not sure why those times, when I type, whether on msn or word or on a forum, my computer sometimes slowes it down so much that its gets really annoying to type.
I know this isnt normal, but doesnt anyone know what might be the cause for this??
03-24-2005, 01:50 AM #2
- Member Since
- Feb 09, 2005
- Soon to be DFW
- MacBook Pro 13" | MacBook Pro 13" | Mac Mini 2GHz C2D
i have encountered the same problem, but i do not know a remedy
03-24-2005, 02:08 AM #3
- Member Since
- Nov 11, 2004
- Toledo, Ohio
- Macbook, iMac G5, iPad, iPhone 4, iPod (MANY)!
I've encountered your same problem on my iBook and iMac G5, but at least it still continues to type the letters.
03-24-2005, 09:52 AM #4ThudGuestOriginally Posted by Rena Bella
I think it's a result of how Quartz Extreme treats all the windows as textures, and it craps out when it tries to do a lot of animated gifs (banner ads, smileys, etc) at the same time.
As much as I like OSX, I have never encountered this problem on windows, even on older slower machines. Maybe it's something that Tiger and Safari RSS will fix.
I think Apple will want to fix this, because it gives the user impression that the mac is very slow and can't even keep up with your typing-- even on a fast G5!
And that's not the impression they want to give to potential switchers.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By mariarb in forum Switcher HangoutReplies: 2Last Post: 02-12-2013, 07:47 AM
By nicolab2108 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 3Last Post: 08-19-2009, 01:01 AM
By NickRubino in forum Switcher HangoutReplies: 4Last Post: 10-06-2008, 12:08 AM
By Back2MacinNYC in forum OS X - Apps and GamesReplies: 3Last Post: 07-12-2006, 04:24 PM
By christm in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 10Last Post: 02-14-2006, 09:31 PM