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I am seeing a lot of reports that EDGE is down in... 4,056 Views / 31 Replies  
I am seeing a lot of reports that EDGE is down in many areas today. Maybe that could have been the issue.
Posted by aapljack, on Jul 2, 2007 at 07:03 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
How slow is EDGE? 4,056 Views / 31 Replies  
I went to the Apple store today and wanted to see how the EDGE network performed on the iPhone. I turned off wifi and tried browsing over EDGE. I will tell you that the result was not spectacular....
Posted by aapljack, on Jul 2, 2007 at 04:28 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I have been using a Kensington Slim Type keyboard... 3,306 Views / 50 Replies  
I have been using a Kensington Slim Type keyboard for the last few months and I love it.

The key switchs are similar to those found in laptops so the keys are easy to press and have a nice feel....
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 25, 2006 at 11:51 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Is My Firewire Drive OK? 363 Views / 1 Replies  
I have had a LaCie firewire drive for a few years now. It is 120GB and has been very reliable. I use it for back up and extra files and it is partitioned into two drives. I have even used it as a...
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 25, 2006 at 05:36 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I second (or third) the use of CandyBar. May I... 809 Views / 9 Replies  
I second (or third) the use of CandyBar. May I suggest this icon set?

http://www.iconfactory.com/preview.asp?type=ware&kind=original&id=159

Enjoy!

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Posted by aapljack, on Apr 28, 2005 at 01:16 PM, in macOS
I have to put in a vote for the 4G. I like the... 925 Views / 13 Replies  
I have to put in a vote for the 4G. I like the click wheel way better than the touch buttons on the 3G. On my old 3G, when I would scroll thru the list of artists, I had to be careful not to touch...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 10, 2004 at 01:11 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Not sure if this is correct, but I think the... 776 Views / 11 Replies  
Not sure if this is correct, but I think the default username and password is admin. Give it a try.

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Posted by aapljack, on Jun 7, 2004 at 06:00 PM, in Networking
You lazy bastard! ;) 1,646 Views / 43 Replies  
You lazy bastard! ;)
Posted by aapljack, on Jun 7, 2004 at 05:13 PM, in Networking
If you are in a room with your iPod and a stereo,... 1,646 Views / 43 Replies  
If you are in a room with your iPod and a stereo, there is no need for anything wireless. Just plug your iPod into the stereo and rock out. You have to plug an Airport Express unit to the stereo...
Posted by aapljack, on Jun 7, 2004 at 03:54 PM, in Networking
Well, if this doesn't work with third-party... 1,646 Views / 43 Replies  
Well, if this doesn't work with third-party routers, I will gladly dump my Netgear for an Airport base station. Even though an Apple base station is more expensive, this Express option adds so much...
Posted by aapljack, on Jun 7, 2004 at 02:09 PM, in Networking
The Dock and Dual Displays 1,034 Views / 8 Replies  
Is there anyway to get my dock to be anchored on the right-hand of my main screen when I have my dual display set up to be off the right-side of the main screen? I guess that sounds confusing. Here...
Posted by aapljack, on May 2, 2004 at 04:38 PM, in macOS
When I priced the SATA drive and card it came out... 838 Views / 7 Replies  
When I priced the SATA drive and card it came out to be about $180. I ended up buying a 120GB IDE drive for $116 which includes overnite delivery. I think I made a good decision. And I'll have the...
Posted by aapljack, on Apr 22, 2004 at 11:31 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yeah, that was my first thought. It just seemed... 838 Views / 7 Replies  
Yeah, that was my first thought. It just seemed alot nicer to be able to take the drive outta one machine and pop it into another.

I will probably just pick up a regular IDE drive. I don't like...
Posted by aapljack, on Apr 22, 2004 at 01:47 AM, in Mac Desktops
Serial ATA and Booting 838 Views / 7 Replies  
I am about to purchase a new HD for my upgraded Sawtooth machine. I thought I might wanna get a Serial ATA drive so I can migrate it into a G5 in the future. I know that I need a Serial ATA PCI card...
Posted by aapljack, on Apr 22, 2004 at 01:13 AM, in Mac Desktops
Until they create an iPod forum here, check out... 682 Views / 10 Replies  
Until they create an iPod forum here, check out the one on ipodlounge (http://www.ipodlounge.com/forums/). Lots of good information over there and a very busy forum. I especially like the in-car...
Posted by aapljack, on Feb 21, 2004 at 09:35 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Are you sure it is out of warranty? I had a 2G... 498 Views / 2 Replies  
Are you sure it is out of warranty? I had a 2G 20gig go bad on me a few months ago and it was still under warranty so I just sent it back and they sent me a new (or refurbished) one.

I had the...
Posted by aapljack, on Feb 20, 2004 at 11:24 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Post Count Stalled 325 Views / 2 Replies  
Nevermind, seems to be working now..

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Posted by aapljack, on Feb 13, 2004 at 04:41 PM, in Feedback
I wouldn't think this would void your warranty,... 698 Views / 5 Replies  
I wouldn't think this would void your warranty, but the best way to be sure is to call Apple or your local Apple store.

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Posted by aapljack, on Feb 13, 2004 at 04:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The problem I have always had using a dvcam is... 1,200 Views / 29 Replies  
The problem I have always had using a dvcam is when you have to set it up and get it working. Moving all your junk around and trying to get the camera placed propery. The other problem I have run...
Posted by aapljack, on Feb 13, 2004 at 04:27 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
A nice thing I noticed in this version is that... 8,323 Views / 121 Replies  
A nice thing I noticed in this version is that now, when you open an image in a new window, it will tell you the size of the image. From what I remember, the last version did not do this and it drove...
Posted by aapljack, on Feb 2, 2004 at 09:26 PM, in Applications
Did you happen to ask one of the employees if... 1,124 Views / 20 Replies  
Did you happen to ask one of the employees if they have it or did you just go in, look and leave? I would assume that if it is not out on the shelves that they probably have it in the back somewhere....
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 16, 2004 at 12:55 PM, in Applications
I have a sticker on the rear window of my car. It... 12,078 Views / 99 Replies  
I have a sticker on the rear window of my car. It is always nice to see other people with Apple stickers on their car too. I always have to see who is driving.

A good idea on what to do with the...
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 14, 2004 at 02:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
No Warning Before Forced Sleep 640 Views / 2 Replies  
After the battery update, my battery's capacity was up from 2.6 to 4.2. I didn't want to calibrate it, since subsequent calibrations only decreased my battery capacity more and more. Well, lately,...
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 1, 2004 at 03:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Take a look at Aaron Rosenzweig's Old Fart's... 576 Views / 5 Replies  
Take a look at Aaron Rosenzweig's Old Fart's Guide to the Macintosh. Here is a review (http://www.macwrite.com/promac/old-farts-guide.php) of it. I heard an interview with the author. Sounds like it...
Posted by aapljack, on Jan 1, 2004 at 01:37 AM, in macOS
I dug up a comp I made with iTunes a couple of... 669 Views / 8 Replies  
I dug up a comp I made with iTunes a couple of years ago. Here is the tracklist. Lotsa indiepop stuff.

Jingle Bells - Bing Crosby
Season's Freaklings - Bunnygrunt
Don't Believe In Christmas -...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 23, 2003 at 02:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
You can also use an app called XBattery... 7,200 Views / 96 Replies  
You can also use an app called XBattery (http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/12649).

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Capacity before the update: 3.1 Capacity after... 7,200 Views / 96 Replies  
Capacity before the update: 3.1
Capacity after the update: 4.2

Didn't look at what percent charge I was at before, but it is showing 1:17 to charge from 30% now.

Interested to see what amount...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Apparantly new batteries are suppose to be at... 7,200 Views / 96 Replies  
Apparantly new batteries are suppose to be at 4.4Ah. Check this thread (http://forums.macnn.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=187251) for more info.

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 07:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Don't forget you can get Applecare for your iPod... 518 Views / 5 Replies  
Don't forget you can get Applecare for your iPod (http://www.apple.com/support/products/applecareipod.html) for $59USD to extend your warranty. Is this available for overseas customers?

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 06:26 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
It's not suppose to light up. Next question. ... 991 Views / 9 Replies  
It's not suppose to light up. Next question.

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 06:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sounds like a call to Apple is in order. Is it... 7,200 Views / 96 Replies  
Sounds like a call to Apple is in order. Is it still under warranty or do you have AppleCare?

The good thing about batteries is that even if they do jack up beyond repair and aren't covered, that...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 06:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This is interesting. Please post more before and... 7,200 Views / 96 Replies  
This is interesting. Please post more before and after capacity. My capacity is at 3.1Ah right now and I would love to see that improve to the 4.4Ah level. I won't be able to try it out until after...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 17, 2003 at 05:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I got the low power warning at about 7% and then... 2,102 Views / 29 Replies  
I got the low power warning at about 7% and then again at 4% or so. All in all, it took about 3hrs to drain my battery with this method. I think this will only lengthen my battery life, if the new...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 10, 2003 at 02:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Check out this thread on the Apple discussion... 2,102 Views / 29 Replies  
Check out this thread on the Apple discussion boards about calibration (http://discussions.info.apple.com/[email protected]@.599c1f27). I followed the steps and increased the capacity of my...
Posted by aapljack, on Dec 10, 2003 at 12:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I can't believe this is a rumor. There is no way... 1,975 Views / 19 Replies  
I can't believe this is a rumor. There is no way Apple is gonna rev anything between now and Macworld.

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 9, 2003 at 03:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use my 15" AL PB on my lap almost all the time.... 1,246 Views / 14 Replies  
I use my 15" AL PB on my lap almost all the time. And now that it is winter, when it does heat up, it is a nice lap/hand warmer.

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Posted by aapljack, on Dec 1, 2003 at 06:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't think there will be any major revisions... 1,892 Views / 23 Replies  
I don't think there will be any major revisions to the Powerbook line. I am thinking that the only thing the is prime for an upgrade would be Cinema Displays. If anything happens with the Powerbooks,...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 28, 2003 at 11:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I got mine back today. Looks like they just... 32,104 Views / 111 Replies  
I got mine back today. Looks like they just replaced the LCD screen. My part number is 646-0175. I also get the pooling where my last major spot was (around the center). No spots at the moment. Maybe...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 22, 2003 at 03:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I had trouble registering my Applecare in Safari.... 432 Views / 3 Replies  
I had trouble registering my Applecare in Safari. It kept timing out on the page. Probably more like a server problem on their end. Luckily, I was on hold with Applecare at the time, so when the tech...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 21, 2003 at 11:37 AM, in macOS
Well, my Powerbook is back from repair. It is... 32,104 Views / 111 Replies  
Well, my Powerbook is back from repair. It is waiting at the Airborne station for me. It took exactly 1 week and 1 day for the whole send in, repair, send back process. Not bad. I will post later...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 21, 2003 at 11:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I sent mine in last wednesday after about three... 937 Views / 7 Replies  
I sent mine in last wednesday after about three weeks of living with the 'problem'. I was waiting because of all the posts I saw of people sending in their PBs two and three times. So I finally got...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 20, 2003 at 11:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
As far as using your phone for a modem, you can... 1,093 Views / 11 Replies  
As far as using your phone for a modem, you can use it either way. You can use it if you have a data account or you can use it to dial up your isp. I have dsl at home, so I have a free dial up...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 20, 2003 at 01:40 AM, in Mac Notebooks
There are tons of things you can do with your... 1,093 Views / 11 Replies  
There are tons of things you can do with your bluetooth phone and your mac.

1. You can sync your address book and your ical.
2. You can control your computer with your phone. Salling Clicker...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 19, 2003 at 04:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Pixel Girl Presents... 681 Views / 3 Replies  
Pixel Girl Presents (http://www.pixelgirlpresents.com/)
Mandolux (http://www.mandolux.com/)
The Deskstop (http://www.thedeskstop.com/)

Some good sites..

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Posted by aapljack, on Nov 17, 2003 at 11:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
No, I got that part. He asked if 512 was enough... 893 Views / 11 Replies  
No, I got that part. He asked if 512 was enough to run osX and I replied that he should get another 512M of ram, which can be had for less than an iSight.

Then he asked if he can record with an...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 14, 2003 at 11:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
In order for your machine to run the best, you... 893 Views / 11 Replies  
In order for your machine to run the best, you should have, at least 768M of ram. So you should look into getting a 512M stick, which can be had for less than an iSight ($120 at OWC).

With the...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 14, 2003 at 10:23 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I would say go for the iSight, unless they offer... 893 Views / 11 Replies  
I would say go for the iSight, unless they offer you a 1G stick of ram. Ram is always cheap and you can usually find a good deal. The iSight, on the other hand, cannot be found cheaper elsewhere.
...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 13, 2003 at 10:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I remember, a few years back, when my boss got a... 1,350 Views / 8 Replies  
I remember, a few years back, when my boss got a vaio notebook. I thought it was pretty cool at first. Very small and sleek, but working with that thing is a major pain. The whole docking station for...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 13, 2003 at 02:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have tried to recalibrate my battery twice... 1,295 Views / 16 Replies  
I have tried to recalibrate my battery twice under Panther and both times I didn't get a low battery warning, it just went to sleep. Is this happening to anyone else?

I got a low battery warning...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 8, 2003 at 01:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I finally called Applecare about my white... 1,058 Views / 6 Replies  
Well, I finally called Applecare about my white spots. The tech was friendly and took all my info and schduled a repair without thinking twice. I have been putting this off as my spots grew. So if...
Posted by aapljack, on Nov 5, 2003 at 09:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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