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Powerbook Software Update 510 Views / 3 Replies  
I just installed the latest software update for my mac, and I don't know, but is it just me or did me 12 inch powerbook, receive a better resolution and brighter screen from the software update. ...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Jan 11, 2006 at 06:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The PB will last you a good few years with the... 1,117 Views / 21 Replies  
The PB will last you a good few years with the regular wear and tear, don't know how long with all the band movement you're going to be making. A great external hard drive for the mac is a brand...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Nov 30, 2005 at 05:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, there's already an equipment out there for... 1,204 Views / 18 Replies  
Well, there's already an equipment out there for the Mac that acts as a DVR called the EyeTV, but I guess with the an Apple Flare the remote will be like the one for Front Row and with an "Apple"...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Nov 29, 2005 at 01:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have a PC and I only use that for the "Hardcore... 3,403 Views / 62 Replies  
I have a PC and I only use that for the "Hardcore Games", and I've beaten half-life in about 3 days and have never touched it since, this is about 4 months ago. However, Half-life 2 does ship with...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Aug 25, 2005 at 05:44 PM, in Gaming
I have a 12 inch powerbook, rev. D and love it. ... 25,065 Views / 300 Replies  
I have a 12 inch powerbook, rev. D and love it. However, part of me wishes I waited a year to buy it so I could get Tiger, and have/try the new MacTel Powerbooks. But I plunked in and bought it...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Aug 25, 2005 at 03:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use my powerbook for everything, word, excel,... 2,005 Views / 46 Replies  
I use my powerbook for everything, word, excel, powerpoint, keynote, email, web, dvd watching, but I don't spend the most time on that. I spend the most time on my Dell Dimension XPS playing hours...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Aug 17, 2005 at 11:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have myself a black STM sleeve/glove. It's... 7,174 Views / 77 Replies  
I have myself a black STM sleeve/glove. It's form fits very well to the contour of my 12 inch powerbook. The other sleeves from Vyper or Shinza is a bit bulky for carrying around, might as well...
Posted by Lesterm10, on Aug 17, 2005 at 11:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you know you're going to be burning DVD's the... 1,906 Views / 32 Replies  
If you know you're going to be burning DVD's the just get the Superdrive. It's that easy.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 26, 2005 at 09:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have a 12 inch powerbook, and just like you I... 2,549 Views / 41 Replies  
I have a 12 inch powerbook, and just like you I only use it for basic stuff, web surfing, intermediate web design, and papers. It serves as my travel companion... and I've had it now for a good 3...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 26, 2005 at 09:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I meant.... what happened to your mac mini and... 477,399 Views / 1,145 Replies  
I meant.... what happened to your mac mini and PB, and where and what kind of desk is that, it's so nice especially your setup with it.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 25, 2005 at 03:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
What happened to your mac mini and PB, and where... 477,399 Views / 1,145 Replies  
What happened to your mac mini and PB, and where and what kind of desk is that, it's so nice especially your setup with it.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 25, 2005 at 03:34 AM, in Mac Desktops
I agree with you. If he said he's happy with it,... 708 Views / 5 Replies  
I agree with you. If he said he's happy with it, plus he's tried the 12 and 15, and loves the size of the 17 inch, why ask if it's a keeper? Hello, you're happy with it. If you weren't happy, why...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 25, 2005 at 03:27 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm sorry but there will be no PB G5's for a... 16,209 Views / 112 Replies  
I'm sorry but there will be no PB G5's for a while, maybe even until next summer, with that said, and the recent talks with Intel to become their main supplier of processors, I would think if the...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 24, 2005 at 11:42 AM, in Mac Notebooks
if you're coming from a 15 inch to a 12 inch,... 1,287 Views / 14 Replies  
if you're coming from a 15 inch to a 12 inch, you're going to feel cramped doing work on the screen. However using an external monitor saves you that feeling. Plus if you travel alot, the 12 inch...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 23, 2005 at 07:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If you are really seriously thinking about... 1,581 Views / 20 Replies  
If you are really seriously thinking about playing games on the PB, and you REALLY need to surf using the EVDO, then the choice is only 1, the 15 inch. If however, you think, "I can go away from...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 23, 2005 at 07:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
the ibook is less power consuming than the... 941 Views / 16 Replies  
the ibook is less power consuming than the powerbooks, so granted it gets a few minutes more. Plus, the PB is sturdier in my opinion than the Ibook, it looks more flimsy. And if it's a secondary...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 18, 2005 at 04:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the 12 inch PB rev. d 1.5 ghz, and with... 941 Views / 16 Replies  
I have the 12 inch PB rev. d 1.5 ghz, and with wifi turned on and just surging the web, I get about a good 3 hour 30 - 45 minutes. And you're right, the keyboard is so much better than the Ibooks...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 18, 2005 at 01:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, widescreen is cool, and you're right,... 1,306 Views / 9 Replies  
Well, widescreen is cool, and you're right, square lcd's may not be manufactured after a few years, but it's still more important to upgrade the components of the PB, and again, not just a speed...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 12, 2005 at 03:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't see a need to go widescreen even if it is... 1,306 Views / 9 Replies  
I don't see a need to go widescreen even if it is HD if the CPU and Graphics card as well as the main components are the same. They should worry about upgrading the current hardware specs on the PB...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 12, 2005 at 02:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, if you want to play games get a PC, if you... 1,694 Views / 34 Replies  
Well, if you want to play games get a PC, if you want productivity, stick with a powerbook. I have a gaming PC, and it plays games greatly and I got a powerbook, because I wanted the great...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 12, 2005 at 01:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: How do you post an image on this thread of the... 1,120,997 Views / 4,110 Replies  
How do you post an image on this thread of the powerbook setup... and since I'm a newbie on Mac's and we're on the subject of posting images... how do I cut and paste and resize and image so it isn't...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 12, 2005 at 12:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
System Maintenance 453 Views / 1 Replies  
Could someone tell me how to maintain my Powerbook, so it will run and work almost as good as the day I bought it? I know for Windows, you would do a disk clean up for unnecessary files on the hard...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 9, 2005 at 02:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Congratulations on your PB 12 inch... it's a... 694 Views / 5 Replies  
Congratulations on your PB 12 inch... it's a great Machine. I love my Apple.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 9, 2005 at 02:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook Customazation 512 Views / 3 Replies  
I have a new Powerbook 12 inch, and want to customize the desktop... How stable is Shape Shifter for Mac OS X? I'm reluctant to download and tweak things on my powerbook, because I love it so much,...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 8, 2005 at 11:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Counter-Strike was never created for the Mac only... 965 Views / 8 Replies  
Counter-Strike was never created for the Mac only the PC. I play it everyday on my Dell however, and I wish they came out for the Mac. That said, the games for the Mac aren't abundant and if you...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 8, 2005 at 08:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I wouldn't wait for a PB G5, because look at the... 1,078 Views / 11 Replies  
I wouldn't wait for a PB G5, because look at the Mac Mini, it is a budget Mac, but they could have placed a slower G5 in there from an older model, but heat issues brought about the use of the G4 in...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 7, 2005 at 11:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I would get the 12 inch powerbook for college. ... 1,000 Views / 11 Replies  
I would get the 12 inch powerbook for college. Simply because the footprint is much better suited to bring with you to class and place on your desk. My Friend had a Ti 15'' Powerbook, and he had no...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 7, 2005 at 11:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Apple Bluetooth keyboard space key stuck 808 Views / 1 Replies  
I've been typing away on the apple keyboard, but no it seems as if when I hit the space key, it won't budge. I type a word and hit the space key but wordslooklikethis no matter how many time I hit...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 3, 2005 at 11:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It could mean that those $1499 models were of... 745 Views / 6 Replies  
It could mean that those $1499 models were of Panther last week and the $1599 are of Tiger since it came out Friday. Or a Powerbook G5 is coming out this June... lol.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 3, 2005 at 10:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I would recommend between the two that you asked... 754 Views / 9 Replies  
I would recommend between the two that you asked for, to go with the shinza it looks alot thinner to carry and sometimes the only thing in college you might want to bring with you is your laptop...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 11:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've worked on a home movie as well using idvd... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
I've worked on a home movie as well using idvd and imovie and it worked fine, took a while to edit a 20 minute clip. Now I'm itching to get Final Cut...lol... but I digress. Anyway, to answer your...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 11:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: I love radtech screen saverz and their... 448,032 Views / 1,153 Replies  
I love radtech screen saverz and their powersleev, but after using it for a while, the powersleez is a big cumbersome so I bought the glove series for protection and I like it better than the...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 09:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
No, I don't have Tiger, I have Panther. And I'm... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
No, I don't have Tiger, I have Panther. And I'm from a windows background, and I was scared to download MS updates for their office suites even their OS, because, downloading would make my computer...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ohh and one last thing, I just switched a month... 1,034 Views / 15 Replies  
Ohh and one last thing, I just switched a month ago in April when I plunked down my savings account and got a laptop to take with me to school so I wouldn't be home playing games everyday, and I can...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My Suggestion would be if you're going to play a... 1,034 Views / 15 Replies  
My Suggestion would be if you're going to play a few games, get a 15" or 17" Powerbook. The 12" powerbook has a weaker graphics card, so if you get either the 15" or the 17" it gives you enough room...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 08:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MoodyMonster... thanks for the info... I got it... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
MoodyMonster... thanks for the info... I got it to work. These website forum posts fast. Anyway, your're right, MS products do slow down my mac. When I'm using MS Word, I get a lag a split second...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 07:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
redo 741 Views / 8 Replies  
I meant, "it would work" as "IT WOULD NOT WORK", sorry for the typo.
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 06:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
First Time Mac User Questions... 741 Views / 8 Replies  
I recently purchased a 12 inch powerbook rev. d for myself. My first ever Mac. I'm so excited. Anyway. I do some light web page design work, and am also a student. On a PC when I wanted to make...
Posted by Lesterm10, on May 2, 2005 at 06:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
 
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