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bluetooth tethering vs wifi 1,336 Views / 4 Replies  
which one consumes more power ? having the bluetooth on and tethering with my iPhone, or having the wifi on ?
Posted by unix, on Mar 7, 2011 at 08:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
that is EXACTLY what im looking for. but that... 586 Views / 3 Replies  
that is EXACTLY what im looking for. but that specific one only supports FAT32. same with a patriot one i found on ncix. anything out there that supports NTFS ?
Posted by unix, on Jan 11, 2010 at 02:13 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
adding network capabilities to a external drive? 586 Views / 3 Replies  
i have a 1.5TB external western digital element. is there a usb to ethernet adapter or something that i can get to add network capability to the drive ? something thats like a print server except for...
Posted by unix, on Jan 10, 2010 at 10:25 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
well i know its possible. since people have done... 850 Views / 3 Replies  
well i know its possible. since people have done it. i tried downloading macdrive 8 but it still doesnt show up on my windows machine.
Posted by unix, on Dec 24, 2009 at 06:43 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
reading target disk mode in windows ? 850 Views / 3 Replies  
is it possible ? i tried using HFSexplorer on my windows 7 machine. but it doesnt work. is there any way i can do this ? i want to boot into target disk mode to backup onto my windows machine. thanks.
Posted by unix, on Dec 24, 2009 at 06:31 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
i reset to factory settings, and changed from... 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
i reset to factory settings, and changed from WPA2 personal to WPA. so far its not giving me too much problems. i'll report if that is a fix or not. thanks guys.
Posted by unix, on Dec 19, 2009 at 01:48 AM, in Networking
appreciate the move. i have great coverage.... 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
appreciate the move.

i have great coverage. in my 3000sqrft home. the signal on the airport is always at full. no matter where im at. its just weird that it always just drops. when it drops the...
Posted by unix, on Dec 18, 2009 at 02:41 AM, in Networking
yup. same problems. 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
yup. same problems.
Posted by unix, on Dec 17, 2009 at 12:16 AM, in Networking
firewire 800 hard drive enclosure worth buying ? 1,427 Views / 3 Replies  
so far all the enclosures that i've seen reviews for dont have much good to say. (firewire 400 or 800). does anyone have a firewire enclosure that's worth getting ? something that doesn't suck and...
Posted by unix, on Dec 15, 2009 at 07:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
had the same problem with my old white macbook... 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
had the same problem with my old white macbook too. only happened when i upgraded to snow leopard.
Posted by unix, on Dec 15, 2009 at 03:56 AM, in Networking
i am. would playing around with different... 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
i am. would playing around with different channels help ?
Posted by unix, on Dec 15, 2009 at 03:53 AM, in Networking
macbook pro wifi problems 2,491 Views / 13 Replies  
i just got the new macbook pro. and its great. one problem i have with it is that it keeps dropping my wifi signal. i turn it off, then turn it back on it'll be fine. sometimes when im just doing...
Posted by unix, on Dec 15, 2009 at 03:31 AM, in Networking
new messenger in office 2008? 814 Views / 5 Replies  
i think the title says it all, does anyone think its gonna happen? the new messenger is launching tomorow, and i cant wait hahah
Posted by unix, on Jan 14, 2008 at 09:38 PM, in Applications
haha no u dun sound like a dick, i reali do want... 6,957 Views / 4 Replies  
haha no u dun sound like a dick, i reali do want to learn how to use ssh in terminal and now that u've shown me tats all i need, i write code in nedit and compile within terminal, so im all for...
Posted by unix, on Jan 10, 2008 at 09:21 PM, in Applications
PuTTY for os x? 6,957 Views / 4 Replies  
i need a SSH client for mac something lk PuTTY i know os x has SSH built in to the terminal, but i dont know how to use it...if neone can suggest a program like putty or how to use the SSH in...
Posted by unix, on Jan 10, 2008 at 12:17 AM, in Applications
external display help?? 693 Views / 13 Replies  
i just bought a 24'' samsung display (sweet) and i wanna hook it up to my macbook, but when i connect it, it sets it to extended desktop mode, but i dun want that, i want my 24'' to be my primary...
Posted by unix, on Jan 4, 2008 at 04:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
ideas for a new monitor?? 433 Views / 1 Replies  
im thinking of purchasing a 24'' LCD too hook up to my macbook, also i plan to get a ps3 and also hook that up, and was just wondering for some suggestions on whats the best monitor to do that thx =)
Posted by unix, on Dec 24, 2007 at 09:13 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
i've tried parallels with ubuntu 7.10, ubuntu... 5,760 Views / 26 Replies  
i've tried parallels with ubuntu 7.10, ubuntu studios, both didnt end welll, however i use fusion with both distros of linux and windows xp, works absolutely great, also duno if its just me..but...
Posted by unix, on Dec 19, 2007 at 07:47 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
mail.app with hotmail? 762 Views / 1 Replies  
not sure if this is the right place to post...but i wanna know because hotmail is POP whenever i use mail to get view my mail and i "delete" its not reali deleted...so i wanna know if thers neway so...
Posted by unix, on Dec 19, 2007 at 06:16 AM, in Applications
cool, sounds like i'll be picking up a copy of C... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
cool, sounds like i'll be picking up a copy of C programming soon =D thx just another quick question wuts the difference b/w C and C++ ?
Posted by unix, on Dec 17, 2007 at 07:19 PM, in Developer Center
well im studying computer science in university... 589 Views / 12 Replies  
well im studying computer science in university right now, so im hoping a language that used often in the industry, so either C or C++ i guess =)
Posted by unix, on Dec 17, 2007 at 06:42 PM, in Developer Center
transitioning from java??? 589 Views / 12 Replies  
i have been programming java for while now (about 3 years) and ive been wanting to learn another language, and i just wanna 'C' (lol thats not a pun, k it was but a dumb one) if neone has any...
Posted by unix, on Dec 17, 2007 at 05:43 AM, in Developer Center
Sticky: candybar vlc transmission adium smc fan... 261,042 Views / 559 Replies  
candybar
vlc
transmission
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smc fan control
Posted by unix, on Aug 13, 2007 at 03:02 AM, in Applications
i am also looking to buy a new lcd to hook up my... 466 Views / 2 Replies  
i am also looking to buy a new lcd to hook up my macbook to, but i know most lcds dont display the colours exactally the same as the macbook's lcd, i do a lot of photo editing and i want the colours...
Posted by unix, on Aug 7, 2007 at 03:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
who has recieved their major in mac rebate? 796 Views / 8 Replies  
i just recently bought a macbook (about 3 weeks ago) and has sent in my rebate form almost as soon as i got it, and i havnt recieved it yet, and i was wondering if anybody has recieved the rebate...
Posted by unix, on Jul 26, 2007 at 04:03 AM, in Mac Notebooks
just get one now...i have a feeling that a new... 1,084 Views / 11 Replies  
just get one now...i have a feeling that a new one wont come out anytime soon...if a whole new redesigned macbook is going to come out soon, its bound to have some problems, i'de play it safe and get...
Posted by unix, on Jul 9, 2007 at 03:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i just tried the update but it till gives that... 361 Views / 3 Replies  
i just tried the update but it till gives that annoying pop, it only happens when i have itunes open but paused, does anyone have a different solution?
Posted by unix, on Jul 4, 2007 at 11:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
wow tats great!!! thanks a lot!!! 361 Views / 3 Replies  
wow tats great!!! thanks a lot!!!
Posted by unix, on Jul 3, 2007 at 04:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
problem with speakers hooked up to macbook 361 Views / 3 Replies  
i just got a new macbook and i hooked up my old altec lancings to them and every now n then it'll pop. like..i'll be typing away on msn and for some reason my spears will pop...quite annoying, anyone...
Posted by unix, on Jul 3, 2007 at 02:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
need suggestions on macbook case! 514 Views / 6 Replies  
just bought a new macbook and want a new case for it, feel free to post pictures of your own cases and please give me some suggestions on a new case! thanks =)
Posted by unix, on Jun 30, 2007 at 04:40 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Upgrading Memory 489 Views / 2 Replies  
if i just get a normal PC2-5300 SO-DIMM ram would it work on my intel imac? or should i order it from apple?
Posted by unix, on Aug 5, 2006 at 05:30 AM, in Mac Desktops
i have 1gb of ram, and teres no error log, it... 2,890 Views / 7 Replies  
i have 1gb of ram, and teres no error log, it jsut says that Photoshop has closed unexpectedly lol
Posted by unix, on Aug 2, 2006 at 01:25 AM, in Mac Desktops
Photoshop CS2 crashes on intel imac 2,890 Views / 7 Replies  
biggest problems im having! my photoshop cs2 frequently crashes on the intel imac, im sure its becuase its an intel based mac and not a powerpc....but are there workarounds?
Posted by unix, on Aug 1, 2006 at 06:54 AM, in Mac Desktops
Hi, You need to enable that in system... 719 Views / 9 Replies  
Hi,

You need to enable that in system preferences, by default its not enabled.

To enable, go to System Preferences>Keyboard & Mouse>Trackpad>Tap trackpad using two fingers as a secondary click
Posted by unix, on Jun 10, 2006 at 02:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Umm...try with another disc maybe? Maybe there's... 426 Views / 2 Replies  
Umm...try with another disc maybe? Maybe there's something wrong with the CD-RW..
Posted by unix, on Jun 8, 2006 at 06:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I would like to second that! 12!! :brick: 10,323 Views / 136 Replies  
I would like to second that! 12!! :brick:
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 01:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah even I paid $1300 for the base model of the... 10,323 Views / 136 Replies  
Yeah even I paid $1300 for the base model of the MacBook, that too after educational discount, in Singapore, so don't tell me it's more expensive in the UK cause I know about that, and have also paid...
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 12:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well there actually actually computer tables... 2,170 Views / 40 Replies  
Well there actually actually computer tables available with a shelf for the monitor! I'm surprised you haven't seen any yet, this is fundamentally important since more monitors don't have an up down...
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 05:08 AM, in Mac Desktops
well my macbook is very silent too. havent heard... 1,967 Views / 31 Replies  
well my macbook is very silent too. havent heard a sound coming out of it yet.
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 04:43 AM, in Mac Desktops
well my macbook still chimes through the internal... 1,797 Views / 10 Replies  
well my macbook still chimes through the internal speakers when i have speakers plugged in, so i'm guessing that's not a solution. unless there's something wrong with my computer! :confused:
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 04:36 AM, in Mac Desktops
Hi, I'm surprised no1 mentioned this, but... 1,718 Views / 27 Replies  
Hi,

I'm surprised no1 mentioned this, but why don't you simply invest in a good monitor? Something like a Cinema Display or the likes? Where i work, we simply plug in another monitor which is...
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 03:17 AM, in Mac Desktops
You asked for our opinion dude, that's what you... 10,323 Views / 136 Replies  
You asked for our opinion dude, that's what you got. And trust me, changing 12 MacBooks is not COOL in anyway.
IMHO that is.
Posted by unix, on Jun 7, 2006 at 01:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I think that pretty much says it all. If you're... 10,323 Views / 136 Replies  
I think that pretty much says it all. If you're returning MacBooks without even turning them on, you ARE being picky. You don't even know how that button actually worked cause you never tried it....
Posted by unix, on Jun 6, 2006 at 10:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Umm...it's not Universal. U can get it to run, by... 1,134 Views / 10 Replies  
Umm...it's not Universal. U can get it to run, by making the installer run under Rosetta though. However, even Quicktime will need to be rendered under Rosetta to use Flip4Mac. Hope it helps.
Posted by unix, on Jun 6, 2006 at 10:36 AM, in Applications
Yeah, it wasn't that big a deal. My chips slotted... 14,024 Views / 82 Replies  
Yeah, it wasn't that big a deal. My chips slotted in nicely, with not much force. Though the slots in other notebooks are easier to put the RAM into, I still prefer the Macbook's slot cause you can...
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 11:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ok, will do that. Sorry about it. 3,330 Views / 41 Replies  
Ok, will do that. Sorry about it.
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 11:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Umm...it's the same review as the one on Neowin... 3,330 Views / 41 Replies  
Umm...it's the same review as the one on Neowin which dazzla posted a link to, earlier in the thread.
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 11:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah but u do realize ur going round and round in... 3,330 Views / 41 Replies  
yeah but u do realize ur going round and round in circles rite? and ur contradicting yourself....first you said its an irrelevant detail, but then it should be included in a complete and thorough...
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 09:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
dude...take it from another indian, just buy it... 4,856 Views / 81 Replies  
dude...take it from another indian, just buy it now.

even if apple comes out with a new model in 6 months, it wont sell in india for atleast a year. they still havent started selling macbooks...
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 10:46 AM, in Mac Desktops
just ran the macbook full throttle at 100% usage... 24,758 Views / 184 Replies  
just ran the macbook full throttle at 100% usage for a good 15 mins, stable temp at the end of this was 77C. peak it reached was 85C. I can however tell you that the case was much much cooler, felt...
Posted by unix, on Jun 5, 2006 at 08:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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