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To be honest Im quite dissapointed. I have an... 11,613 Views / 410 Replies  
To be honest Im quite dissapointed. I have an iMac as of right now, but Im going to be traveling a lot during the summer. I don't want a MacBook because of the glossy screen integrated graphics card,...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 21, 2008 at 02:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
*Sigh* I was expecting the bad news. It's all... 392 Views / 5 Replies  
*Sigh* I was expecting the bad news. It's all backed up anyways. Can anyone tell me how to check the SMART status?

Edit:

Nevermind SMART status is verified.
Posted by theokandroid, on Dec 19, 2007 at 03:27 PM, in Mac Desktops
I can hear it loud and clear 392 Views / 5 Replies  
Hello everybody. I have a 2.0ghz 20" iMac with 1gig of memory. Lately Ive noticed things running a tad slower than normal, I can also hear the hard very clearly. Im used to iMacs being silent so the...
Posted by theokandroid, on Dec 19, 2007 at 12:15 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well Im more worried about the better video card... 465 Views / 5 Replies  
Well Im more worried about the better video card as well.
Posted by theokandroid, on Sep 2, 2007 at 11:18 PM, in Mac Desktops
Is 2.0 enough power? 465 Views / 5 Replies  
Hey everyone

I currently have a Macbook and while I love the thing I think I might need an upgrade. I am an animation/film student and I do a lot of video editing/animation work. The Macbooks...
Posted by theokandroid, on Sep 2, 2007 at 10:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
183.00 466 Views / 12 Replies  
183.00
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 30, 2007 at 09:11 AM, in Mac Notebooks
No an inverter is simply something converts DC... 9,873 Views / 8 Replies  
No an inverter is simply something converts DC power (aka car battery) into AC power (aka outlet power), it does not matter how the hell you connect it. Those Kensington adapters are just inverters...
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 30, 2007 at 09:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the tip. 217 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the tip.
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 26, 2007 at 04:14 PM, in Marketplace
Selling price? 217 Views / 2 Replies  
Not necessarily looking to sell yet but just wondering how much I should sell my macbook for.

2.0ghz, 80GB, Superdrive White Macbook
Wireless Mighty Mouse
New Silver Wired Keyboard
Griffin...
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 26, 2007 at 06:39 AM, in Marketplace
iphonesimfree + iphone + t-mobile is gonna be... 1,449 Views / 20 Replies  
iphonesimfree + iphone + t-mobile is gonna be nice.
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 26, 2007 at 06:36 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
As of right now there isn't anyone else, I did... 811 Views / 3 Replies  
As of right now there isn't anyone else, I did like the Linksys until I had to reboot it everyday just to get a decent connection. It seems to be better but still isnt quite as fast.
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 20, 2007 at 03:16 PM, in Networking
Airport Express Being Kinda Slow 811 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey I bought a new Airport Express after having troubles with my POS Linksys router. So setup was a breeze but just for kicks I decided to do a speed test. Im only getting 6mbps! I pay for 10mbps...
Posted by theokandroid, on Aug 19, 2007 at 10:02 PM, in Networking
Alright let's get things straight. The stuff they... 5,188 Views / 18 Replies  
Alright let's get things straight. The stuff they show in store is stuff from iTunes, horrible quality. If you rip your own DVDs using handbrake in a good enough setting or even HD quality then it...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 28, 2007 at 10:24 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I know, but as soon as I set it back to copy my... 284 Views / 2 Replies  
I know, but as soon as I set it back to copy my music into folders for music (because of how I backup my library) itll copy all the videos.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 23, 2007 at 03:39 AM, in Applications
Turn off Copying and Organizing in iTunes For Videos 284 Views / 2 Replies  
Hey guys, I have all of my backed up DVDs on my 250gb External HDD. I have all my music stored on my laptop. I was wanting to add my videos to my iTunes library. Is there a way to add them to my...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 23, 2007 at 03:28 AM, in Applications
Yeah Id wait a little bit before fully freaking... 163,698 Views / 23 Replies  
Yeah Id wait a little bit before fully freaking out. Unfortunately Applecare will not cover this, but if you let it dry out there's a good chance it'll be fine.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 20, 2007 at 03:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Pretty much all you need is the tiny screwdriver... 592 Views / 5 Replies  
Pretty much all you need is the tiny screwdriver it's easy. , but there policy is they wont.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 19, 2007 at 01:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Now you do realize that you're gonna have to take... 784 Views / 14 Replies  
Now you do realize that you're gonna have to take it to the genius bar right? You can't sort of simply return the Macbook, to book an appointment, go to Apple Store (http://www.apple.com/retail)
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 16, 2007 at 01:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Do you live near an Apple Store? If so take it to... 784 Views / 14 Replies  
Do you live near an Apple Store? If so take it to them, if not just call the number, and theyll mail you a box.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 15, 2007 at 03:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If it's heavy discoloration then take it to the... 542 Views / 4 Replies  
If it's heavy discoloration then take it to the Apple Store, it's under warranty and can be replaced. Now if it's just dirt and grime try using the iKlear package, just some cleaning spray and...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 15, 2007 at 03:27 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Totally depends on what you're doing. If screen... 553 Views / 5 Replies  
Totally depends on what you're doing. If screen size is an issue, you plan on 3d gaming, 3d graphics, Intense video editing (i.e. Final Cut Pro) Then I'd go for the Macbook. I do just about...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 15, 2007 at 03:23 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you can wait, wait. There will always be... 900 Views / 10 Replies  
If you can wait, wait. There will always be something newer, better. So if you have the time put it off. But if you need it now, go for it. The macbook is a great machine, and tiger is great. And you...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 9, 2007 at 12:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
okay it seems to be solved. I called up Apple... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
okay it seems to be solved. I called up Apple Tech Support, should have done that in the first place, and told them my situation, he told me to hold 'apple + option + p + r" while powering on and it...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 9, 2007 at 12:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Oh great now it's doing it on the internal... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
Oh great now it's doing it on the internal speakers. But I cant get it fixed unless i can duplicate it, but it just does it randomly.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 8, 2007 at 04:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think I figured it out, it only seems to happen... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
I think I figured it out, it only seems to happen when i plug in my external HD. Anyone know how I could fix it?
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 8, 2007 at 03:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I read something about this being a voltage... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
I read something about this being a voltage problem. Especially when the speakers haven't been used in a while, so when they suddenly start back up they start to cut out, odd thing is I havent had...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 6, 2007 at 10:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The weird thing is that when I used the speakers... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
The weird thing is that when I used the speakers on my iPod they worked fine for about 2 hours, so its kind of a combination of both a Macbook and the speakers. But ill try using the macbook on my tv...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 5, 2007 at 10:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Crikey. I have tried it with my speakers and it... 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
Crikey. I have tried it with my speakers and it doesn't seem to be it. It only seems to be the macbook speaker combination. And it's not just iTunes. VLC player did it too.
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 4, 2007 at 11:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I know I have another thread in this forum but... 801 Views / 6 Replies  
I know I have another thread in this forum but this one sounds exactly like my problem. Now the weird thing is the problem just started and im really hoping there's a way to fix it. Or is it can it...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 4, 2007 at 09:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Macbook Sound keeps cutting out. 3,915 Views / 11 Replies  
Here's a weird situation. So Ive had my macbook for about 4 months now and it's been great. But a problem just popped up. I have a pair of JBL Spot speakers that are usually plugged in. So Im...
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 4, 2007 at 09:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Not to hijack your thread but I sorta had the... 613 Views / 8 Replies  
Not to hijack your thread but I sorta had the same question. Was thinking about getting an HDTV and was wondering what the max size I could get?
Posted by theokandroid, on Mar 1, 2007 at 11:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry by the title I thought this was going to be... 562 Views / 6 Replies  
Sorry by the title I thought this was going to be a horror story. Good to hear you had such a great experience. Shows what politeness and courtesy can get you.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 21, 2007 at 11:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: I think yours is my favorite of all. It's very... 1,068,984 Views / 4,110 Replies  
I think yours is my favorite of all. It's very simple.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 18, 2007 at 04:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Anyone know if you could theoretically hook up an... 2,487 Views / 46 Replies  
Anyone know if you could theoretically hook up an iPod to this and transfer wirelessly? It'd be nice to clear my desk of all the wires.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 10, 2007 at 01:53 AM, in Networking
Well Im not sure it could, but i imagine someone... 351 Views / 7 Replies  
Well Im not sure it could, but i imagine someone could. I have no experience, someone should do it though.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 8, 2007 at 06:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah I need a complete integration of Front Row... 1,845 Views / 25 Replies  
Yeah I need a complete integration of Front Row for my TV. Apple TV is no option as one. I have no HDTV, and two. it doesn't take stuff from Front Row only from iTunes. I have all my films backed up...
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 8, 2007 at 05:06 AM, in Applications
Dude that would be awesome, I would imagine... 351 Views / 7 Replies  
Dude that would be awesome, I would imagine someone could create some king of script or program to do it. Someone get on that.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 8, 2007 at 04:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
WoW will run alright, but if your looking to play... 495 Views / 13 Replies  
WoW will run alright, but if your looking to play HL2 or someother graphics card intensive gaming I'd definately go with a Macbook, or if you don't need a portable get an iMac you'll get a lot of the...
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 8, 2007 at 04:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iPod on Airport Extreme N? 234 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey, wondering if on the new Airport Extreme can I load up my iPod, because I know you can use USB hard drives on there. Just wondering, thanks.
Posted by theokandroid, on Feb 7, 2007 at 02:03 AM, in Networking
No need, just go to Apple - Support... 68,962 Views / 93 Replies  
No need, just go to Apple - Support (http://www.apple.com/support/), and type in your Serial number which you can find underneath your battery.
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 21, 2007 at 01:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I doubt that scratches are covered. You can... 473 Views / 5 Replies  
I doubt that scratches are covered. You can always take it into the Genius Bar, free diagnosis. Or if you take some pics maybe we can better diagnosis. I have to admit that as much as I love my...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 20, 2007 at 04:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
well you don't really get applecare. You get a... 68,962 Views / 93 Replies  
well you don't really get applecare. You get a one year manufacturers warranty, and 90 days of phone support. AppleCare just extends both services +2 years for a total of 3 since the purchase date.
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 20, 2007 at 01:54 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Depends on the problem, if it's just scratched... 473 Views / 5 Replies  
Depends on the problem, if it's just scratched from wear and tear then no they wont, if it's discolored then yes they will, under warranty. Although I'm not sure how much the housing would cost to...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 19, 2007 at 11:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Right, plus since Im away at college I don't have... 351 Views / 3 Replies  
Right, plus since Im away at college I don't have the original sources with me. I was just thinking about using isquint. But what exactly is the supported size for iPod.
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 11, 2007 at 02:28 PM, in Applications
Yeah you just drag and drop the file that you... 4,456 Views / 73 Replies  
Yeah you just drag and drop the file that you make in Handbrake and then it'll be in your iTunes. I like the idea of this. I am interested in getting it because I want to have my whole collection of...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 10, 2007 at 04:45 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re-encode MP4? 351 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey I've been encoding my DVDs for a while now in Handbrake. Most of them are 2200 MP4 format, but I'd like to manage them in iTunes and maybe export them to an iPod, and probably even get an...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 10, 2007 at 04:41 PM, in Applications
Yeah I did some research on the mac mini, didnt... 828 Views / 4 Replies  
Yeah I did some research on the mac mini, didnt think of it when making the post, and it seems like a solid idea. Question is how cheap I can get one with the apple remote.
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 9, 2007 at 11:46 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Apple TV, Slingcatcher, or Xbox 360? 828 Views / 4 Replies  
Im currently thinking about getting and HDTV, and some sort of media hub so that I can play all my backed up video (on external hd) onto my TV, Currently I have a Macbook and all my media is stored...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 9, 2007 at 07:02 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Green Peace lost their grounding years ago. Just... 778 Views / 15 Replies  
Green Peace lost their grounding years ago. Just a bunch of aging hippies who have no real clue why they're trying to save the world in the firstplace. Anyways I hope Apple stands their ground on...
Posted by theokandroid, on Jan 9, 2007 at 09:53 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I work for the Apple Store and they know when one... 2,366 Views / 44 Replies  
I work for the Apple Store and they know when one computer is missing. There's no way that they wouldn't know about the inventory problem like hugmup said above.
Posted by theokandroid, on Dec 29, 2006 at 03:33 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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