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New Belkin N1 802.11n expresscard question 557 Views / 1 Replies  
I just bought the new Belkin N1 Wireless ExpressCard and forgot to look at the side of the box to see if it would work with OS X. Well lo and behold when I plug it in my system really doesnt do...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 13, 2007 at 03:22 PM, in Networking
30GB iPod syncing freeze ups... Happens constantly 747 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey all,

I've had this problem on and off for a while with most of my ipods. Basically what happens is when I try to re-sync my ipod after I restore it the syncing process freezes either after...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Dec 30, 2006 at 04:03 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Parallels and bluetooth with MBP 12,016 Views / 3 Replies  
So I have the latest version of Parallels and Im running XP pro but I cannot figure out how to make the bluetooth works. It just doesnt show up as a device or anything and I thought I had it working...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Dec 15, 2006 at 09:05 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Rev1 MBP TV hookup 441 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey all,

I have tried searching already so I need some help. I have the first MBP and want to hook it up to a TV but dont know what cables/conversions I need. My TV only has composite inputs so is...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Nov 4, 2006 at 08:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Broken iPod video screen, take apart? 4,020 Views / 2 Replies  
Hey all,

So I accidently broke the screen on my 5th gen video ipod (black 30GB) and I just ordered a replacement screen (with tools) off ebay and they have arrived. I know that you need the...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jun 27, 2006 at 10:39 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Freezing appleworks... Spinning wheel all the time 355 Views / 0 Replies  
OK, so i have an iMac G4 that is running OS X and has appleworks on the machine. Whenever I try to use appleworks the program basically freezes or gives the spinning ball and I have to force quit. I...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jan 4, 2006 at 03:44 PM, in Applications
Last time I put in a DVD and it did not recognize... 586 Views / 6 Replies  
Last time I put in a DVD and it did not recognize it ended up breaking my drive. I am a repair tech so I tried everything under the sun but when I went into OF the computer wasnt even seeing that I...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 25, 2005 at 08:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry about the vague post I was just in a... 400 Views / 2 Replies  
Sorry about the vague post I was just in a rush... Thanks the for the help osxrules but we got it figured out just in time yesterday.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 25, 2005 at 08:38 AM, in Applications
iMovie corruption--urgent help needed 400 Views / 2 Replies  
Just created an iMovie. It was working fine. Went to open and play it one more time before burning and now the audio portion is corrupt. Any ideas on how to retrieve? Any tools or tricks I can...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 24, 2005 at 05:02 PM, in Applications
Thanks a ton man! Justin 7,602 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks a ton man!

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 24, 2005 at 11:54 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
What should i search for? I searched first but... 7,602 Views / 7 Replies  
What should i search for? I searched first but finding the terms for this is what made it so hard for me find it... Also, i know in itunes you can make it start the song at a specific time, but would...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 24, 2005 at 11:46 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
"Cropping" a song? 7,602 Views / 7 Replies  
Hey all, I was wondering if there was a way to "crop" some mp3 files that I have? I basically want to make some ringtones but I just want certain parts of certain songs. I know you can do this pretty...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 24, 2005 at 11:26 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Cases for the 5G iPod? 2,575 Views / 13 Replies  
Hey, just got a new 30Gb iPod Video today (and wow it is the coolest thing i have ever seen) but I am looking for a nice case for it. I would really like something that is hard and has holes so i can...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 22, 2005 at 03:54 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Making a cell bigger in Excel v.X 2,756 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey all, need some help with a slightly older version of Office (v.X)....

I need to make an individual cell within a spreadsheet be larger to fit all the text. I need it to be bigger heigth wise...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 21, 2005 at 12:58 PM, in Applications
Login window cycles... Cannot login at all! 600 Views / 2 Replies  
Ok, hoping someone here can help me fix a serious issue with my iMac. I was using it one day and when I tried to bring it out of sleep it went to a black screen and had to hold the power button to...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jul 28, 2005 at 01:48 PM, in macOS
This just happened with my notebook and I do not... 1,107 Views / 4 Replies  
This just happened with my notebook and I do not know what caused it but I just put in a Audio cd and then it did not recognize the disc and also the SD did not show up in ASP or anything. I am an...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jun 14, 2005 at 10:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Importing mail from Hotmail -> Mail 536 Views / 4 Replies  
Alright, I have a email account on Hotmail with lots of stored messages that are already seperated into folders and now I would like to get them off the Hotmail server and put them on my local mac so...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Feb 26, 2005 at 11:14 PM, in Applications
--bump-- Anyone have any ideas? Sound more... 373 Views / 3 Replies  
--bump--

Anyone have any ideas? Sound more software or more hardware? I am completley stumped....

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 22, 2004 at 01:40 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If I ever heard that sound I would back up my... 891 Views / 6 Replies  
If I ever heard that sound I would back up my data ASAP and get a new drive...

And no, never have heard it on my 15" rev C

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 20, 2004 at 12:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Strange TiBook (800MHz) sleep issue 373 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey everyone, wondering if anyone had some input on what could be causing this issue....

Basically, someone brought in their powerbook and said it wouldnt turn on anymore. I go to hit the power...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 20, 2004 at 12:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I work at a AASP and also am the lead tech that... 692 Views / 3 Replies  
I work at a AASP and also am the lead tech that does all the laptop repairs. The thing you are talking about requires to basically to remove everything in the computer and then you can get to the...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Oct 10, 2004 at 12:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Have you tried calling Apple and seeing what they... 687 Views / 9 Replies  
Have you tried calling Apple and seeing what they say? If you're still under the 90 day warranty just call them and they'll tell you if its something they can fix or not.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 23, 2004 at 08:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I just use the clips to wrap the cord also... Its... 886 Views / 14 Replies  
I just use the clips to wrap the cord also... Its not that fragile and ive never had one break.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 23, 2004 at 08:12 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have had two revisions of the 15" powerbooks... 421 Views / 2 Replies  
I have had two revisions of the 15" powerbooks and have not run into this issue with any of them (knock on wood). I also am the apple tech at a AASP and I have not seen anyone bring in a Al notebook...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 22, 2004 at 12:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
My powerbook's adapter brick also does this but... 564 Views / 6 Replies  
My powerbook's adapter brick also does this but it is not something that I can hear, or at least it does not annoy me if I can hear it. If you think that the adapter could be faulty bring it to a...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 13, 2004 at 12:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Re: 17" vs 15" Powerbook -- opinions please 1,065 Views / 20 Replies  
I also work for an ASP and we have actually seen the opposite of this and have had more 17"s come in then any rev of the 15" powerbook. Albeit that when the white spots issue first was discovered I...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 9, 2004 at 12:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Commodus, I was looking through the service... 519 Views / 5 Replies  
Commodus, I was looking through the service mannual for your notebook and you are correct about how the keyboard is taken off. If you pop off the f1 and f2 keys along with the f11 and f12 keys (pop...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 9, 2004 at 12:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have owned both the 15 and 17" models from... 1,065 Views / 20 Replies  
I have owned both the 15 and 17" models from Apple and can say that the 17" is just too big for a laptop in my opinion. The notebook was so big that it usually prevented me from sitting on my chari...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 9, 2004 at 12:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
My favorite external hard drive is made by... 556 Views / 6 Replies  
My favorite external hard drive is made by Smartdisk and is called the Firelite and Firefly lines... Head over to SmartDisk (http://www.smartdisk.com/) and check out the prices!

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 6, 2004 at 11:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yup, 1GB with two 512MB sticks is the right... 380 Views / 2 Replies  
Yup, 1GB with two 512MB sticks is the right config... Take a look here (http://www.ramseeker.com/) for some prices.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 6, 2004 at 11:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think I had a dead pixel when my pb fiirst came... 1,772 Views / 51 Replies  
I think I had a dead pixel when my pb fiirst came but as of right now I cannot find it (and knock on wood) maybe it just went away :) Only saw it the first night and never since.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 6, 2004 at 11:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have not heard or seen anything like this with... 867 Views / 9 Replies  
I have not heard or seen anything like this with the 12" pbs so I think you just have had some bad luck in the LCD arena. Give Apple a call and see what they can do for you. I am sure if you have...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 6, 2004 at 11:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I know, I have done this before and can read the... 484 Views / 9 Replies  
I know, I have done this before and can read the service mannual.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 6, 2004 at 11:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I am definetley going to try a new hard... 484 Views / 9 Replies  
Well, I am definetley going to try a new hard drive and see if that helps. Just thinking about taking that 17" apart makes me shudder :/

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 5, 2004 at 04:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I am pretty sure that it is the logic board... 484 Views / 9 Replies  
Well, I am pretty sure that it is the logic board because I cannot even boot to a CD which does not use the hard drive at all and basically is dependent on the logic board being intact. I was looking...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 5, 2004 at 01:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I forgot to mention that I already removed the... 484 Views / 9 Replies  
I forgot to mention that I already removed the third party RAM that is in the notebook and now there is only the Apple branded RAM. Should I try and remove that too?

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 4, 2004 at 10:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
17" rev A problem (booting) 484 Views / 9 Replies  
Hey all! I have looked at this powerbook for a week now and cannot figure out for the life of me what is going on. Basically it was working just fine and then just one day whenever they tried to turn...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Sep 4, 2004 at 02:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Not ikn the Al series... In the Ti series it was... 1,319 Views / 19 Replies  
Not ikn the Al series... In the Ti series it was but in the Al line it takes a lot to get to the hard drive so it is not a user installable part.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Aug 7, 2004 at 12:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Daracle, check your PM and get back to me... I... 555 Views / 5 Replies  
Daracle, check your PM and get back to me... I might be able to help you.

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Aug 6, 2004 at 12:29 AM, in Mac Notebooks
You can give the buyer the serial number and not... 727 Views / 5 Replies  
You can give the buyer the serial number and not worry. The only thing he could do with it is get the address or any owner that has registered the computer but he could do that through eBay if he...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Aug 6, 2004 at 12:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Here's my theory on the whole laptop getting... 1,683 Views / 35 Replies  
Here's my theory on the whole laptop getting stolen idea... If you have your laptop tethered down and someone walks by and decides they want to take it they are going to try and grab that PB off the...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Aug 6, 2004 at 12:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Just remember that the notebook will get... 1,319 Views / 19 Replies  
Just remember that the notebook will get significantly hotter and your battery life will basically be shot with the 7200rpm drive. Also, I am a apple authorized tech and I dont know if even we can...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Aug 6, 2004 at 12:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I think you have to call them and just facilitate... 388 Views / 1 Replies  
I think you have to call them and just facilitate it that way now. I work for an apple authorized repair shop so you could also bring it in to a local apple authorized repair shop and have them do ti...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jul 15, 2004 at 11:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry, I STILL WANT TO KNOW HOW TO DO THIS. I was... 1,099 Views / 5 Replies  
Sorry, I STILL WANT TO KNOW HOW TO DO THIS. I was talking about that post by itself, not the topic. If anyone knows how to get those drivers loaded I would really appriciate a response.

Thanks...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jun 4, 2004 at 11:19 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
EDIT **no longer needed** 1,099 Views / 5 Replies  
EDIT

**no longer needed**
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jun 2, 2004 at 10:45 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Anywayt to install OS 9 drivers on a hard drive? 1,099 Views / 5 Replies  
OK, I have a cube with a 40gb drive and when I first installed panther I went in and formatted the drive but I didnt check that little box to install the OS 9 drivers figuring i would never need it....
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Jun 2, 2004 at 07:22 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
If you want to buy the system outright I am... 408 Views / 2 Replies  
If you want to buy the system outright I am entertaining offers now...

Please email them to mobilemod@mac.com

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on May 27, 2004 at 11:47 PM, in Marketplace
WTT: 64bit DECKED gaming PC for NICE cube!! 408 Views / 2 Replies  
Alright, I am looking to trade my basically brand new 64bit gaming PC for a nice cube that someone has. In terms of specs for the cube it needs to have AT LEAST 512MB RAM, a 80GB HD, a upgraded proc,...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on May 25, 2004 at 11:58 PM, in Marketplace
Wow, those are awesome. I have them all in my... 1,177 Views / 14 Replies  
Wow, those are awesome. I have them all in my pics folder and have it cycle everyday so its actually fun to open my powerbook in the morning. Thanks!!

:)

Justin
Posted by Mobile Mod, on May 4, 2004 at 11:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have this about three month old 1.25 15"... 987 Views / 18 Replies  
I have this about three month old 1.25 15" powerbook and I love it to death! The only thing that is going to make me upgrade will be when apple puts the g5 in a powerbook. Then I would have two...
Posted by Mobile Mod, on Apr 25, 2004 at 12:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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