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Duke Nukem Forever anyone? I hope the updates... 9,036 Views / 126 Replies  
Duke Nukem Forever anyone? I hope the updates come, but holding my breath I'm afraid would ultimately be fatal.
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 21, 2008 at 08:14 PM, in GUI Customization
Yeah I've been searching Apple's website too and... 532 Views / 4 Replies  
Yeah I've been searching Apple's website too and have only found a picture of the interface on the security section of the Extreme web page. It looks like the answer to my question is no, but I...
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 10, 2007 at 09:09 PM, in Networking
I have a set-up with Airport Extreme(g-model) and... 532 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a set-up with Airport Extreme(g-model) and several expresses. What I was wondering is if the new Extreme(n-model) will be able to do the same thing. I have scoured Apple's info on there...
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 10, 2007 at 08:27 PM, in Networking
WDS with new Airport Extreme 532 Views / 4 Replies  
Here's a question I haven't asked. Does anyone know if the new Airport extreme supports WDS? I realize connecting non-n Airport Expresses will probably slow down the "n" router, but I have a...
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 10, 2007 at 08:02 PM, in Networking
You could try downloading the utility called... 433 Views / 4 Replies  
You could try downloading the utility called Cocktail. Then under the "system" tab go to "misc" and do a force empty trash and viola.
Hope this helps.
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 1, 2006 at 10:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
That's me a regular "sesquipedalian" 325 Views / 2 Replies  
That's me a regular "sesquipedalian"
Posted by mgehman, on May 21, 2006 at 09:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Smudges on Display 325 Views / 2 Replies  
I have an interesting problem. I read about the infamous white marks on the Powerbook G4's display. I now have what appears to be smudges on my MacBook Pro's display. They are just below the center...
Posted by mgehman, on May 21, 2006 at 08:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It might but to be sure you need PC4200 not... 694 Views / 9 Replies  
It might but to be sure you need PC4200 not PC2700. The 200pin configuration is correct and the 333MHz is right. I seem to remember that you can put superior ram in inferior machine i.e. PC4200 in...
Posted by mgehman, on Apr 6, 2006 at 10:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yup, no go with printer setup. Weird? 331 Views / 2 Replies  
Yup, no go with printer setup. Weird?
Posted by mgehman, on Mar 1, 2006 at 08:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
MBP, Appletalk printers and Airport 331 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi,
I have noticed that now that I have my MBP, I am unable to connect to my Personal Laserwriter 320 over Appletalk via my Airport. I have Appletalk enabled over the my Airport card. I previously...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 28, 2006 at 09:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Agreed:) 1,090 Views / 13 Replies  
Agreed:)
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 25, 2006 at 10:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah, I just didn't expect this form factor. My... 1,090 Views / 13 Replies  
Yeah, I just didn't expect this form factor. My last powerbook was a 12" and this was quite the shock when I opened the box.
My wife looked at it as said, " So your back to the huge computer...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 25, 2006 at 05:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Huge 1,090 Views / 13 Replies  
I just got my MacBook Pro yesterday. I have had basically 1 of all of the previous models of the PowerBooks 12", 15" and 17". I have noticed that the this thing is huge. It resembles more the 17"...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 25, 2006 at 02:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have bought ram from a variety of sources for... 1,638 Views / 23 Replies  
I have bought ram from a variety of sources for both desktops and laptops. The only ones I have had fail are the desktop models. The only one that I can specifically remember having a problem with...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 23, 2006 at 10:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ooooo a long time dude. They have to unpack all... 90,366 Views / 1,213 Replies  
Ooooo a long time dude. They have to unpack all the items in that shipment and examine them by hand. It is a lot like when you get picked for the extra search at the airport only it is the whole...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 23, 2006 at 10:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Nope, not going to do it...must resist urge:err: 1,940 Views / 38 Replies  
Nope, not going to do it...must resist urge:err:
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 14, 2006 at 09:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
FLASH...MacBook Pro so hot causes fire on UPS... 90,366 Views / 1,213 Replies  
FLASH...MacBook Pro so hot causes fire on UPS jet;) http://www.cnn.com/2006/US/02/08/ups.plane.fire/index.html
Just kidding.:p
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 8, 2006 at 09:12 AM, in Mac Notebooks
It depends, you have to be checking constantly. ... 90,366 Views / 1,213 Replies  
It depends, you have to be checking constantly. I have from time to time checked and seen that the item had shipped prior to getting the email, but only once or twice. Usually you will get the...
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 7, 2006 at 10:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I did, oops no sorry no I haven't:cool: Mine... 90,366 Views / 1,213 Replies  
I did, oops no sorry no I haven't:cool:
Mine is still reading Feb 15 for delivery Feb 23. It would be cool if it would ship in Feb 7 as that is my birthday.
Posted by mgehman, on Feb 5, 2006 at 01:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Legally it starts when you take delivery. Just... 470 Views / 5 Replies  
Legally it starts when you take delivery. Just like when you buy a car. The warranty does not kick in until you pay your money and drive it off the lot.
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 14, 2006 at 07:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You should be able to return it if it's unopened. 989 Views / 4 Replies  
You should be able to return it if it's unopened.
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 14, 2006 at 05:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Has anyone at MacWorld had a chance to play with... 3,423 Views / 71 Replies  
Has anyone at MacWorld had a chance to play with Keynote 3? If so, I have a simple question. In powerpoint, you have the ability to add a date to say a title page with the option to keep it up to...
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 11, 2006 at 03:21 PM, in Applications
I've had both, and also the 17". Here is how you... 391 Views / 4 Replies  
I've had both, and also the 17". Here is how you break it down.
15"
1. Better bigger screen
2. Better graphics processor
3. More ram capacity
4. Slightly faster processor

12"
1. Much...
Posted by mgehman, on Jan 8, 2006 at 10:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah, you are going to need to do a re-install... 428 Views / 2 Replies  
Yeah, you are going to need to do a re-install unless you backed up your data somewhere else. You essentially deleted your home folder with all the data, including the log in data. So, you will...
Posted by mgehman, on Nov 22, 2005 at 07:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well I don't have screenshots of the 2 formats,... 11,366 Views / 38 Replies  
Well I don't have screenshots of the 2 formats, but I have encoded in both. MP4 is easier and faster to encode, but H264 is by far and away better quality. On a t.v. in H264 it looks as good as DVD...
Posted by mgehman, on Nov 11, 2005 at 08:46 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I did this awhile ago. I forget how I fixed it,... 861 Views / 13 Replies  
I did this awhile ago. I forget how I fixed it, but I know it involved calling Apple. I think I called the Apple support # 1-800-275-2273. I agree that you should be nice a polite, because the one...
Posted by mgehman, on Nov 4, 2005 at 09:12 PM, in Applications
Safari Window goes translucent 730 Views / 1 Replies  
This is weird. From time to time while using Safari, the Safari window will become translucent. I can see all the windows behind it. The only way I have figured out to change it back to solid is...
Posted by mgehman, on Nov 4, 2005 at 09:27 AM, in Applications
Ok, I've had both the 12 and the 15. The only... 660 Views / 11 Replies  
Ok, I've had both the 12 and the 15. The only difference as far as I am concerned is the PC card slot on the 15. Otherwise the 15's video card is better with the 128MB of Vram, but only if you are...
Posted by mgehman, on Oct 19, 2005 at 08:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've had this problem before with internal... 333 Views / 3 Replies  
I've had this problem before with internal screws. It always ends badly. Take it to an expert, at least if they break it, it's there problem.
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 9, 2005 at 05:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think it is in the battery bay. Although I'm... 623 Views / 7 Replies  
I think it is in the battery bay. Although I'm running on battery right now so I can't look.
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 3, 2005 at 07:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Don't have a G5, but I do have a DP G4 and I have... 343 Views / 1 Replies  
Don't have a G5, but I do have a DP G4 and I have had all 3 versions of the Powerbooks, 12, 15, 17. You will definitely notice the difference with Powerbook vs. the Powermac. Audio is always a...
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 3, 2005 at 07:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
In reading this article and others on the web,... 3,684 Views / 36 Replies  
In reading this article and others on the web, WinFS is not scheduled to be released with Vista. It will be an add on released after the initial release. So God only knows when it will actually see...
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 2, 2005 at 10:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
In all likelihood, no. The cables may not match,... 633 Views / 12 Replies  
In all likelihood, no. The cables may not match, and the form factor may not be the same. That said, $20 is pretty cheap and if it doesn't fit, you could probably resell it. Hope this helps.
Posted by mgehman, on Sep 2, 2005 at 10:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I had a Rev A and used Crucial RAM in it without... 450 Views / 7 Replies  
I had a Rev A and used Crucial RAM in it without any problems what so ever. It costs a little more, but it will work. Hope this helps.
Posted by mgehman, on Aug 29, 2005 at 09:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have intermittently had the same problem with... 297 Views / 2 Replies  
I have intermittently had the same problem with several different key. I have found that using the key for a while (what's a while? No idea but took several days for my most recent key, the delete...
Posted by mgehman, on Aug 14, 2005 at 11:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
CCC does now work in Tiger. The Mac OS update... 526 Views / 13 Replies  
CCC does now work in Tiger. The Mac OS update 10.4.2 fixed it. I have used it without any problems as recently as last week. CCC would be my choice, but the migration assistant is a good...
Posted by mgehman, on Aug 9, 2005 at 10:30 AM, in Mac Notebooks
In essence, nothing would prevent this. They do... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
In essence, nothing would prevent this. They do require you send the computer to them for examination before they send a check. Otherwise, theft or loss they just require a police report and they...
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 24, 2005 at 01:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Oooh and about using iWork as a replacement for... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
Oooh and about using iWork as a replacement for excel, I don't think you can do that. Opening word documents with iWork is satisfactory. So if you need; sommething for excel doc you will need...
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 23, 2005 at 11:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Safeware and AppleCare are different. Safeware... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
Safeware and AppleCare are different. Safeware will cover you if you do something stupid, like drop it or dump a glass of water on it. AppleCare will cover you if there is a defect in the product,...
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 23, 2005 at 11:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
In short No, No, Now, and well no short answer,... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
In short No, No, Now, and well no short answer, probably Microsuck office, VLCmedia player, Firefox, Azureus, Photoshop(would be nice, but not necessary) if not Photshop elements, and of course iLife.
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 23, 2005 at 09:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The specs. look right. I don't think there... 353 Views / 4 Replies  
The specs. look right. I don't think there should be a problem. You can check the specs. against the ones on apple's support site to be sure. Hope this helps.
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 19, 2005 at 10:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If you have your order number and you did order... 353 Views / 5 Replies  
If you have your order number and you did order them together, you can go to the order status section of the Apple Store and access your invoice. Just print that and send it. I've used that before...
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 18, 2005 at 10:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah it should. I wouldn't see why not. Just... 371 Views / 9 Replies  
Yeah it should. I wouldn't see why not. Just give it a go.
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 15, 2005 at 09:44 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Should be pretty easy if the network is not... 371 Views / 9 Replies  
Should be pretty easy if the network is not encrypted. Go to the network system preferences, and select airport from the menu. In the next panel make sure the selection is "by default, join...
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 14, 2005 at 07:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Take the faster processor and upgrade the RAM... 558 Views / 9 Replies  
Take the faster processor and upgrade the RAM yourself. RAM is cheap and it is easy to install. Or you could get the slower processor without the RAM and spend the extra on the superdrive and ram.
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 5, 2005 at 05:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It could be the screen backlight. I don't know... 347 Views / 6 Replies  
It could be the screen backlight. I don't know the degree of difficulty in repairing it, but it can be done.
Posted by mgehman, on Jul 5, 2005 at 09:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah it mentioned somewhere that a codec was not... 620 Views / 4 Replies  
Yeah it mentioned somewhere that a codec was not as flash updater for Apple. Think the codec that is necessary. I thinsk it is one called 'A2DP " it will use magic. Thr acronyn stande for Advanced...
Posted by mgehman, on Jun 26, 2005 at 11:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook with bluetooth headphones? 620 Views / 4 Replies  
I searched the forums and the net and I can't find anything definitive. Can a bluetooth headset be used to listen to audio without the use of a special usb dongle? Seems like this would be a great...
Posted by mgehman, on Jun 26, 2005 at 10:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Nope, it has 2 RAM slots which each can hold 1GB... 452 Views / 6 Replies  
Nope, it has 2 RAM slots which each can hold 1GB of RAM. It comes with 2 256MB sticks in it from the factory.
Posted by mgehman, on May 31, 2005 at 10:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Does the iPod mini dock come with cables? 458 Views / 3 Replies  
Nope, no cables. You need to use the cable from the iPod.
Posted by mgehman, on Mar 29, 2005 at 09:37 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
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