Thread: Its official , Im a Switcher
04-07-2005, 02:56 PM #1johncpiercyGuestIts official , Im a Switcher
My PB 12 inch came into today , someone else cancelled an order
Shame on them
I bought a Mac OS 10 manual last night , must have been good Karma
Im a newbie switcher ( approx one hour so far ) , any mac tips feel free
04-07-2005, 03:16 PM #2
- Member Since
- Dec 24, 2002
- Los Angeles, California
- 2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
Congrats on your new systemLife isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain!
04-07-2005, 03:17 PM #3sonofapplepmGuest
Glad to hear that you are having a GREAT experience. My dad works for Apple...Back in june he sent me an iBook G3 to use. I had always heard bad stories about Macs, but after using the iBook with Panther I was sold. I have since bought an orginal Airport,an iBook clamshell and I am currently working on a deal for a 17" 1.33mhz Powerbook. My dad has told me that he was not trying to convert me, he just wanted me to have a computer to use. I had to tell him I was addicted and it was his fault!!!! Anyway, sorry for the Novel. lol You'll learn something new everyday!
04-07-2005, 03:30 PM #4johncpiercyGuest
I put a Cd in the PB , it had some MP3,s on it
The Cd wont run and I cant find an eject key
04-07-2005, 03:34 PM #5sonofapplepmGuest
I believe the F12 key ejects cd's, atleast on a ibook. The farthest upper right hand key!
04-07-2005, 03:50 PM #6johncpiercyGuest
awesome , that wrks
I burned a cd full of MP3's
and inserted it
why would that CD not open and play neye: ???
04-07-2005, 04:06 PM #7sonofapplepmGuest
Click the blue apple in upper left corner, click system prefs, click cd's-dvd's. This will let you select what you want to do with those types of media. Hope this helps. If you have the powerbook open itunes when you insert a music cd, then in itunes prefs you can select what you want itunes to do with it.
04-07-2005, 05:54 PM #8johncpiercyGuest
so far so good ,, the USB key is my friend
Getting a lot of my Itunes library over , to my PB
04-07-2005, 06:04 PM #9
- Member Since
- Feb 09, 2005
- Soon to be DFW
- MacBook Pro 13" | MacBook Pro 13" | Mac Mini 2GHz C2D
congratulations on getting your 12" PB!!!!!!!! I know you will be happy with OS X and the BP
04-07-2005, 06:22 PM #10sonofapplepmGuest
Now you just have to change your profile from "soon to be switcher".
Don't forget about the User Reputation System!!!
04-08-2005, 12:08 AM #11
- Member Since
- Dec 01, 2004
- Somewhere in the world
- Powermac g4 400mhz, 10gb, 256mb ram, OS9
Congrats! It seems that almost everyone loves their PBs!
04-08-2005, 02:31 AM #12ocieGuest
i got a 12" pb exactly a week ago, and ive fallen in love.
04-08-2005, 09:09 AM #13johncpiercyGuest
Don't forget about the User Reputation System ,,, please explain [I]
04-08-2005, 10:04 AM #14sonofapplepmGuest
04-10-2005, 09:52 PM #15johncpiercyGuest
im doing my first wifi hookup ,, brain dead simple
im using macstumbler and its fun playing with all this stuff
enjoying the ride so far
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