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I heard toshiba drives are faulty. Although I... 856 Views / 8 Replies  
I heard toshiba drives are faulty. Although I have toshiba in my MBA and not having any issues. Its only a small percentage that having issue.
Posted by magicbumone, on Oct 19, 2013 at 10:46 PM, in Tech News
Seller cancelled transaction as bid wasn't... 569 Views / 6 Replies  
Seller cancelled transaction as bid wasn't authentic. http://mobilesyrup.com/2013/09/23/gold-iphone-5s-16gb-sells-for-over-10000-on-ebay/
Posted by magicbumone, on Sep 23, 2013 at 11:28 PM, in Tech News
No way seller getting $10,000. All the bids are... 569 Views / 6 Replies  
No way seller getting $10,000. All the bids are from people with 1 or 0 feedback. Winner has good feedback but guarantee seller not getting funds from winner.
Posted by magicbumone, on Sep 23, 2013 at 10:18 PM, in Tech News
That is really strange. During the Back to school... 3,158 Views / 65 Replies  
That is really strange. During the Back to school promotion in the USA Apple allowed people to do the Back to School promotion even if they were not a student/staff/faculty. They did not advertise it...
Posted by magicbumone, on Feb 1, 2009 at 02:54 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I upgrade way to often! But I always get a great... 3,067 Views / 53 Replies  
I upgrade way to often! But I always get a great deal on my Mac. So, when I am ready to upgrade I usually make money off of my old Mac (If you can call it old, less than a year old) computer. Just...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jan 28, 2009 at 01:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I went to the Apple store today and they look up... 4,322 Views / 10 Replies  
I went to the Apple store today and they look up the receipt. They said it was bought at Best Buy so I went to best buy but it was purchased past their 14 day return policy on laptops so I am keeping...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 29, 2008 at 12:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks! Yes, its the stock configuration so... 4,322 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks! Yes, its the stock configuration so hopefully you are right and I can get some store credit :D
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 24, 2008 at 04:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Apple Exchange Policy? I won a MacBook Pro 4,322 Views / 10 Replies  
So, I won a brand new 2.53GHz MacBook Pro at my work holiday party! The only problem is it is way more of a computer than I need. I already own a Black MacBook but I would like to upgrade to the new...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 23, 2008 at 02:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ok, thanks for confirming that its metal but my... 799 Views / 9 Replies  
Ok, thanks for confirming that its metal but my bigger concern is that cheap clinking sound when setting the MacBook down. I think it because the cover is loose just like this youtube video of a...
Posted by magicbumone, on Oct 29, 2008 at 11:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
no, its the aluminum model. 799 Views / 9 Replies  
no, its the aluminum model.
Posted by magicbumone, on Oct 29, 2008 at 05:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It sure feels plastic But even if it is that... 799 Views / 9 Replies  
It sure feels plastic But even if it is that clinking sound is still there!
Posted by magicbumone, on Oct 29, 2008 at 05:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
New MacBook Battery Cover Makes Clinking Sound 799 Views / 9 Replies  
So, I finally got to test the new MacBook out and one thing that popped out at me was that the MacBook uses a cheap plastic cover for the battery bay. That was not to big of a deal to me, until I set...
Posted by magicbumone, on Oct 29, 2008 at 02:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Save Benjis is a really nice app. It give you the... 16,228 Views / 187 Replies  
Save Benjis is a really nice app. It give you the best internet prices while you shop in the real world. I am always one of those people who never buy something unless I know I am getting it at the...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 12, 2008 at 08:37 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
The SIM that came with my iPhone was not... 3,669 Views / 7 Replies  
The SIM that came with my iPhone was not registered in AT&T system. So now I have to go back to AT&T and get a new SIM card. They better not charge me for a new SIM!!
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 08:40 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Talking to AT&T right now! They don't know what's... 3,669 Views / 7 Replies  
Talking to AT&T right now! They don't know what's going on so far!
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 08:35 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Yes it is activated! I have been playing around... 3,669 Views / 7 Replies  
Yes it is activated! I have been playing around with all the cool apps and everything. This is just pissing me off bc one I want to use my iPhone for a phone and not as a iPod Touch and also my old...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 07:25 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
So I just talked to my friend who got one also... 3,669 Views / 7 Replies  
So I just talked to my friend who got one also and his iPhone is working great and we are in the same are.
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 07:11 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone 3G not connecting to AT&T network! 3,669 Views / 7 Replies  
I called AT&T about how my iPhone won't connect to their network and they said that its because of all the iPhones trying to connect all at once. The guy said I be connected with in a hour though and...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 06:41 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I got the activation to work now but the iPhone... 363 Views / 1 Replies  
I got the activation to work now but the iPhone can't find service!
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 04:28 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Yep! I was in and out in what 3 hours!!! And I... 2,481 Views / 52 Replies  
Yep! I was in and out in what 3 hours!!! And I still don't have a working iPhone since itunes activation not working. Also the AT&T store could not figure out how many iPhones they have. They told us...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 04:14 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone activation not working with iTunes at Store or Home! 363 Views / 1 Replies  
I just got my iPhone 3G and its not activated yet since the AT&T store itunes server was down. They said I can just activate it on my mac at home. So I just tried and it won't activate! A error pops...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jul 11, 2008 at 03:58 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Apple TV audio no longer works! 437 Views / 1 Replies  
So today I was going to watch a tv show on my Apple TV and I find that I no longer have audio! I done all the basic fixes like unplug HDMI, unplug power cord, switch inputs, everything I even reset...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jun 18, 2008 at 01:59 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Apple TV can't read my files when I use external monitor for MacBook Pro 860 Views / 1 Replies  
Alright, I'm pretty computer savvy but this issue has me scratching my head! I have an Apple TV and lots of movies/tv shows that are in either mp4 or m4v format. Those formats are Apple TV compatible...
Posted by magicbumone, on May 26, 2008 at 11:46 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
aTV Flash for Apple TV 4,867 Views / 16 Replies  
Has anyone bought aTV Flash and used it? Does it work well? I like that it would allow me to play my .avi files on my apple tv. I currently stream my converted files to the Apple TV which works great...
Posted by magicbumone, on May 21, 2008 at 06:43 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
My Macbook Pro had two seals as well but my MBP... 808 Views / 13 Replies  
My Macbook Pro had two seals as well but my MBP looked brand new and all the accessories were sealed. I think just sometime when Apple is sealing them a few MBP get doubled sealed by accident.
Posted by magicbumone, on Apr 21, 2008 at 08:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have a MacBook Pro that I use for school, then... 7,643 Views / 43 Replies  
I have a MacBook Pro that I use for school, then when I go home I hook it up to my 26" LCD TV.
Posted by magicbumone, on Apr 4, 2008 at 08:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Im running 10.5.1. This might have to do with my... 2,986 Views / 5 Replies  
Im running 10.5.1. This might have to do with my schools ISP since I think this just happens at college but not at home.
Posted by magicbumone, on Feb 5, 2008 at 10:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
openDNS taking over safari & firefox on my MacBook 2,986 Views / 5 Replies  
Alright, What is this openDNS! It won't let me surf the web half the time. I try to go to Apple.com with safari and firefox, both wont go to it and instead goes to openDNS. Safari and firefox both...
Posted by magicbumone, on Feb 5, 2008 at 09:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
works 4,883 Views / 45 Replies  
It works! I did it to my macbook last month works perfect and nice thing is you put your old hard drive in the WD case and you got a nice little portable hard drive as well. Trying to get the hard...
Posted by magicbumone, on Feb 1, 2008 at 08:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iPod Touch new Maps App 1,266 Views / 6 Replies  
So this new Map application for the Touch is really cool. Has anyone been able to use it much and can tell me if it works like advertised. Will it pin point my location even if im not connected to...
Posted by magicbumone, on Jan 22, 2008 at 08:28 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Question about Macbook Air? 456 Views / 2 Replies  
My question is since the MacBook Air only has one USB port can I hook up a USB hub to it and then connect the USB Ethernet adapter to one of the USB ports on the Hub? Thanks for the help
Posted by magicbumone, on Jan 15, 2008 at 09:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just bought some at Best Buy. 629 Views / 9 Replies  
I just bought some at Best Buy.
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 10, 2007 at 07:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I checked my apple remote with a different mac... 731 Views / 5 Replies  
I checked my apple remote with a different mac and the remote works so my IR receiver is broken. I might try to reinstall mac OS X and see if that fixes it since I would really hate to have to send...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 10, 2007 at 07:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Apple Remote Randomly Stopped Working 731 Views / 5 Replies  
So today my Apple remote act likes it is completely dead. I tried to pair it to my macbook but still nothing happened. I have a 2nd new apple remote and tested to see if it would pair with my macbook...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 9, 2007 at 02:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks, I did not see that forum but this... 675 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks, I did not see that forum but this questions does have to do with the MacBook and it capabilities. I started a forum in gaming as well....
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 7, 2007 at 12:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Counter-Strike: Source on new MacBook? 1,351 Views / 1 Replies  
I knew that the older MacBook with 64MB of shared video ram could not play Counter-Strike: Source very well but can the new 2.2GHz 144MB of Video ram with 4GB of Ram MacBook play it well? I would...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 7, 2007 at 12:16 PM, in Gaming
Counter-Strike: Source on new MacBook? 675 Views / 3 Replies  
I knew that the older MacBook with 64MB of shared video ram could not play Counter-Strike: Source very well but can the new 2.2GHz 144MB of Video ram with 4GB of Ram MacBook play it well? I would...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 7, 2007 at 12:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I bought memtest which tested my ram and it found... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
I bought memtest which tested my ram and it found that my OWC ram was bad. I took it out and now have not had any cashes.
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 5, 2007 at 11:04 AM, in macOS
I did the extended test on all my ram. I first... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
I did the extended test on all my ram. I first tried with both slots filled with 1GB of ram in each slot and it would not go through test, it would just freeze on me every time. Also during the...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 4, 2007 at 03:14 PM, in macOS
It wont let me boot off dvd! Takes me to OS X... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
It wont let me boot off dvd! Takes me to OS X crashed page everytime I try to restart my computer. If I take leopard out and restart it will restart like normal. I will be calling Apple on this one!
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 1, 2007 at 01:47 PM, in macOS
So my MacBook was working good with out much... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
So my MacBook was working good with out much problem's after I did a clean install of Leopard but today the operating system crash again. I will try that extended test and see if it comes up with...
Posted by magicbumone, on Dec 1, 2007 at 01:27 PM, in macOS
Trash parallels and only use VMware Fusion! 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
Trash parallels and only use VMware Fusion!
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 30, 2007 at 02:23 PM, in macOS
I have not experienced much discoloration of my... 1,063 Views / 18 Replies  
I have not experienced much discoloration of my macbook. The trackpad shows a little wear but if I clean it with iKlear is looks brand new again.
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 30, 2007 at 02:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
After I did a clean install everything was going... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
After I did a clean install everything was going good until while playing a dvd my macbook froze on me and I had to reboot. I noticed my fan running really loud so now im wondering if I am having...
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 30, 2007 at 02:43 AM, in macOS
ok, thanks 574 Views / 7 Replies  
ok, thanks
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 10:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have been using Apple computers for years and... 574 Views / 7 Replies  
I have been using Apple computers for years and never had it be this loud. All Slot-in drives do make a noise but it very quiet compared to my MacBook. Thats why I posted this because I know there is...
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 08:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think your right, it is my combo-drive making... 574 Views / 7 Replies  
I think your right, it is my combo-drive making the noise. It should not be going it though so could having the drive spin cause any problems?
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 08:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Loud noise coming from MacBook HD 574 Views / 7 Replies  
Every time I turn on my macbook either from sleep mode or being completely shut off the hard drive makes a loud noise. It does not seem to effect my macbook in any way but I find it odd that it is...
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 05:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
A software I found that lets me use the remote... 1,901 Views / 2 Replies  
A software I found that lets me use the remote now is called remote buddy. I recommend it to anyone wanting to use their remote in VLC. They have a demo for a month that should be enough time for an...
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 04:42 PM, in Applications
I just did a clean install and I have not noticed... 8,092 Views / 35 Replies  
I just did a clean install and I have not noticed any problems so far. Thanks
Posted by magicbumone, on Nov 28, 2007 at 04:39 PM, in macOS
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