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I have a mid 2007 24" iMac and this upgrade... 1,163 Views / 7 Replies  
I have a mid 2007 24" iMac and this upgrade really gave it a second life. I replaced the internal HD with a 128GB SSD from OWC. and I replaced the optical drive w a 1TB 5400RPM HD for Storage. I keep...
Posted by Moderator, on Jul 16, 2012 at 07:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
removed this post--not relevant--sorry 549 Views / 3 Replies  
removed this post--not relevant--sorry
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 5, 2011 at 12:22 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
If you have changed your exchange email pass, it... 549 Views / 3 Replies  
If you have changed your exchange email pass, it will need to be entered on the iPod touch in order to get new mail. They will still have previously downloaded mail.

Exchange does come with a wipe...
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 5, 2011 at 12:20 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Poll: I don't think a bigger screen is a lot to ask... 1,810 Views / 93 Replies  
I don't think a bigger screen is a lot to ask for...in fact I would argue that 3.5 is too small for 2011...in 2007 when this was planned out things looked different.

I understand there would be a...
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 5, 2011 at 10:49 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Poll: I so agree. This is the 5th iPhone, therefore... 1,810 Views / 93 Replies  
I so agree. This is the 5th iPhone, therefore this is the iPhone 5.
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 5, 2011 at 10:36 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Count me as disappointed. 3.5" is too small for... 4,116 Views / 247 Replies  
Count me as disappointed. 3.5" is too small for 2011. Reminds me of the original iMac's 13" screen...after a few years it just seemed tiny and a bit old fashioned.
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 5, 2011 at 10:32 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Manual updates will allow you to update to a... 2,653 Views / 13 Replies  
Manual updates will allow you to update to a specific os version that you know to be problem free.
Also, manual updates allow you to easily update multiple machines with a single image, which can...
Posted by Moderator, on Apr 1, 2011 at 11:14 AM, in Mac OS X
You could easily backup yourself to a mac at any... 938 Views / 9 Replies  
You could easily backup yourself to a mac at any second location..whether that's another office or a buddies place. Would just need to do some port forwarding for afp (port: 548). From there you...
Posted by Moderator, on Feb 10, 2011 at 09:37 PM, in Mac OS X
If your acct is admin you can reset the main acct... 1,566 Views / 18 Replies  
If your acct is admin you can reset the main acct pass in sys prefs > accounts

Then Just go to user > library > keychain and trash it. You can also go to Hard drive > library > keychain and trash...
Posted by Moderator, on Feb 10, 2011 at 09:34 PM, in Mac OS X
The answer is yes; if you want one now, it's a... 2,884 Views / 116 Replies  
The answer is yes; if you want one now, it's a good time to buy one now
Posted by Moderator, on Feb 10, 2011 at 09:22 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I respectfully disagree with Mr Vandelay, I would... 1,536 Views / 7 Replies  
I respectfully disagree with Mr Vandelay, I would expect a retail 10.6 disc to work. I know they will not go down to 10.5, but a 10.6 disc should work.

I have seen this problem in rare instances...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:57 PM, in Mac OS X
OS X Server is OS X with added tools and... 427 Views / 2 Replies  
OS X Server is OS X with added tools and capabilities. But its still OS X. Desktop drivers and software will all work normally on os x server.
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:44 PM, in Mac OS X
If I were in charge I'd buy a Mini Server, with... 985 Views / 13 Replies  
If I were in charge I'd buy a Mini Server, with firewire raid if necessary (depends on you storage needs) I'd back that up to an external disk (mybook or whatever).

Then I'd setup another machine...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:41 PM, in Mac OS X
I'd check permissions on her user > library... 977 Views / 11 Replies  
I'd check permissions on her user > library folder. If necessary I'd propagate read/write all to the whole folder. I've seen many instances where the system cant write to that folder because either...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:35 PM, in Mac OS X
I agree Time Machine over a software raid 1 like... 1,131 Views / 6 Replies  
I agree Time Machine over a software raid 1 like you are describing. the main prob with the raid is that if something is deleted, or corrupted..boom so is the mirror copy. With Time Machine at least...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:32 PM, in Mac OS X
Verification just means the copy is complete. You... 3,288 Views / 4 Replies  
Verification just means the copy is complete. You could have completely copied a corrupt file for sure.
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 02:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Steve has set everything in motion. There will... 3,734 Views / 158 Replies  
Steve has set everything in motion. There will not be a "next big thing for the next few years no matter what. Now is the time for Apple to cement their dominance in the mobile space, and hopefully...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 21, 2011 at 08:25 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Go to one of the intro classes they have for free... 469 Views / 4 Replies  
Go to one of the intro classes they have for free at Apple Stores.
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:09 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Leopard is very very difficult to find. Probably... 865 Views / 6 Replies  
Leopard is very very difficult to find. Probably because its the last to support PPC Macs. The sell at a huge premium on Ebay, people on Craigslist are selling bootlegs that often dont work.

Its...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 14, 2011 at 09:54 AM, in Mac OS X
Cant you open terminal, type "top" then kill the... 1,137 Views / 28 Replies  
Cant you open terminal, type "top" then kill the dock process there by its number?
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 11, 2011 at 10:46 AM, in Mac OS X
For the average end user there is no difference... 2,181 Views / 44 Replies  
For the average end user there is no difference between virus or trojan. When they say virus, they mean virus or trojan or really any malware. When you get the flu does it matter how? All you know is...
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 30, 2010 at 04:20 PM, in Mac OS X
You gotta keep at least one. Even if its not... 725 Views / 13 Replies  
You gotta keep at least one. Even if its not worth money some day..thats a piece of history you are holding. I sold mine and will forever regret it.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 30, 2010 at 04:11 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I think the aesthetic and simplicity of the iMac... 954 Views / 12 Replies  
I think the aesthetic and simplicity of the iMac make it the better choice. I love the mini but I like it as a server or perhaps attached to a TV.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 30, 2010 at 03:43 PM, in Mac Desktops
I think as a 2nd machine the 17" MPB is overkill... 5,228 Views / 49 Replies  
I think as a 2nd machine the 17" MPB is overkill for you and you should go for the air. However, I think the 13" air would be plenty light without forcing you to sacrifice as much.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 24, 2010 at 07:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
The pro laptops have a matte option for $100. You... 1,681 Views / 9 Replies  
The pro laptops have a matte option for $100. You have a point on the Apple Display, makes me think they sell more of those to well heeled consumers that actual professionals.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 17, 2010 at 08:16 AM, in Mac Desktops
I can tell you from my experience that the... 1,244 Views / 12 Replies  
I can tell you from my experience that the current iPad's resolutions is inadequate for reading. The type is visibly blurry and it's just not pleasant. On the other hand the iPhone 4 display is as...
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 09:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Get Outlook. Much smoother experience. Entourage... 814 Views / 3 Replies  
Get Outlook. Much smoother experience. Entourage is a terrible, terrible application.

If you MUST stay with entourage quit all office apps then go to the home folder > library and delete...
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 11:15 AM, in Applications
I haven't had this exact problem but I will agree... 3,620 Views / 7 Replies  
I haven't had this exact problem but I will agree that right now the new Apple TV is a step backwards. I understand that in the long term, it was a necessary move..but right now it requires a lot...
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 11:09 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Unless you are holding out for Verizon, its an... 2,884 Views / 116 Replies  
Unless you are holding out for Verizon, its an excellent time to buy.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 10:56 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I've definitely spent far more than I've made,... 1,000 Views / 49 Replies  
I've definitely spent far more than I've made, thats always a bad habit to get into.
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 10:53 AM, in MacNN Lounge
We have a lot of clients with the same request.... 1,681 Views / 9 Replies  
We have a lot of clients with the same request. May want to take a look at this product.

I cant recommend this yet as I haven't tried but probably will test it out soon. Apple is smart to make the...
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 10:45 AM, in Mac Desktops
Always use firewire. Much faster 1,184 Views / 10 Replies  
Always use firewire. Much faster
Posted by Moderator, on Dec 14, 2010 at 10:38 AM, in Mac Desktops
Shaquille O'Neil is just a big midget. 21,445 Views / 912 Replies  
Shaquille O'Neil is just a big midget.
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 27, 2010 at 05:57 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
pretty simple. If you wanted a netbook..you will... 5,995 Views / 190 Replies  
pretty simple. If you wanted a netbook..you will be better off with this. If you want a full on laptop..then get a macbook.

This is their answer to the netbook. They were afraid to make a netbook...
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 27, 2010 at 05:25 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
This would have been nice. ... 3,105 Views / 71 Replies  
This would have been nice.

http://cache.gawker.com/assets/images/2009/06/custom_1244218790311_iphone4gohne.jpg.jpeg
Posted by Moderator, on Jun 8, 2009 at 04:11 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Boring upgrade. Some spec bumps a camera upgrade... 3,105 Views / 71 Replies  
Boring upgrade. Some spec bumps a camera upgrade and a compass. Yahoo.
Posted by Moderator, on Jun 8, 2009 at 04:08 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
If you support torture then you support our... 1,283 Views / 77 Replies  
If you support torture then you support our adversaries torturing our troops its as simple as that.
Posted by Moderator, on May 1, 2009 at 11:46 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I enjoyed it tremendously (read the book). A... 2,428 Views / 91 Replies  
I enjoyed it tremendously (read the book).

A few major problems took me out of it:

1. Ozymandias. Terrible casting. Terrible acting. He had this evil nemesis thing going right from the start...
Posted by Moderator, on Mar 11, 2009 at 02:42 PM, in MacNN Lounge
If he is stepping down even temporarily its... 1,878 Views / 96 Replies  
If he is stepping down even temporarily its serious. Last week he was singing a different tune.
Posted by Moderator, on Jan 14, 2009 at 04:54 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The remote control feature is very useful but I... 855 Views / 4 Replies  
The remote control feature is very useful but I agree with the others. Apple TV needs a browser with some iphone like isolating ability so you can watch video straight off of the web. It seems crazy...
Posted by Moderator, on Nov 25, 2008 at 01:20 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Its time for some introspection. The GOP used to... 2,068 Views / 153 Replies  
Its time for some introspection. The GOP used to stand for honorable principles like personal responsibility and limited government, but it has steered terribly off course. If you guys come back with...
Posted by Moderator, on Nov 5, 2008 at 09:13 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Like AT&T ? 2,219 Views / 101 Replies  
Like AT&T ?
Posted by Moderator, on Nov 3, 2008 at 08:31 AM, in Political/War Lounge
We are back. 342 Views / 4 Replies  
This country is about to go from one its darkest periods, to one of its proudest moments, literally overnight.

We have bottomed out and now we rise.

I am looking forward to Wednesday morning....
Posted by Moderator, on Nov 1, 2008 at 09:43 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Ok...lets try this. Note the hack leftist site I... 778 Views / 47 Replies  
Ok...lets try this. Note the hack leftist site I took this from.



http://elections.foxnews.com/2008/10/30/palins-alaska-shares-oil-wealth-residents/
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 31, 2008 at 05:56 PM, in Political/War Lounge
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3041/2987025203_fc2... 778 Views / 47 Replies  
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3041/2987025203_fc2c517522_o.jpg
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 31, 2008 at 11:49 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Its obvious Al Qaeda want us there fighting them.... 363 Views / 6 Replies  
Its obvious Al Qaeda want us there fighting them. If we weren't there fighting them they'd have nothing to do..would have to get jobs. Vote Obama..put those chumps to work.
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 27, 2008 at 11:24 AM, in Political/War Lounge
He asked about Flag Pins. 1,117 Views / 61 Replies  
He asked about Flag Pins last night. Not FISA, Not signing statements, not even Terrorism. Flag Pins...he asked about Flag Pins. Flag Pins. Not the Constitution, Afghanistan, Health Care. Nope. Flag...
Posted by Moderator, on Apr 17, 2008 at 08:48 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Obama/Powell '08 1,916 Views / 53 Replies  
For the life of me, I can not think of a better ticket. For this place, at this time. Forget race...they both transcend that. I'm talking about the men..I couldn't imagine a better pair of leaders....
Posted by Moderator, on Feb 11, 2008 at 08:43 PM, in Political/War Lounge
...Constitution...so Pre-9/11. 406 Views / 6 Replies  
...Constitution...so Pre-9/11.
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 11, 2007 at 05:29 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yup. I donated yesterday...got on the front... 930 Views / 51 Replies  
Yup. I donated yesterday...got on the front page..niiice.
Posted by Moderator, on Oct 11, 2007 at 05:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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