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sahunh0ng 02-13-2010 10:45 AM

Mac Desktop + PC Laptop?
Do you think this this setup practical for school purposes? Let me know, if you have personal experiences :D

(Mac Mini) + (PC Laptop)

fade 02-13-2010 01:47 PM

I do it the other way around. Mac laptop, Windows (XP) desktop. I use google to sync calendar and contacts. Since I use gmail as my primary email, this is pretty easy. Also, setup mail (if you want local mail) via IMAP so that it syncs between web/mac/windows without issue.

alexsd123 02-13-2010 03:19 PM

I too do it the other way around.

I find Apple notebooks (laptops) to be much better than any notebook running Windows.

I have a windows dekstop, but I rarely use it.

fade 02-13-2010 03:23 PM

I only have the windows desktop because I need VB2k5 for school. Until recently that computer had been a dedicated FreeBSD file server.

SpinningCompass 02-13-2010 03:56 PM

Keeping files, e-mails, contacts, etc. in sync will be easy with MobileMe and/or a thumb drive. So, yes, I think your plan will work.

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