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You were correct sir. It was a bad MBP. Its in... 1,128 Views / 4 Replies  
You were correct sir. It was a bad MBP. Its in for repair.
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 22, 2007 at 04:28 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
The MBPs can easily drive (i believe) upto 8 30... 1,128 Views / 4 Replies  
The MBPs can easily drive (i believe) upto 8 30 Inch cinema displays so I guess that a 23" should be no problem.
Anyway ive kinda solve the problem. I took my MPB to my local Apple repair centre and...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 22, 2007 at 04:27 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Green Dancing Pixel Distortion on 23 Inch Cinema Display 1,128 Views / 4 Replies  
Hello all,

I have just purchased a new 23 Inch Apple Cinema display and attached it to my 17 Inch MBP.

When I am using it in non mirroring mode I see numerous green flashing groups of pixels...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 19, 2007 at 04:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I dont know if Apple will fix any cosmetic... 3,335 Views / 39 Replies  
I dont know if Apple will fix any cosmetic problems, you would need to ask them. My MBP has been in for repair twice (In Paris, France) Once for the screen inverter and once for a new logic board....
Posted by jvicinanza, on Oct 2, 2006 at 01:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
yes it is. thanks 371 Views / 4 Replies  
yes it is.

thanks
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 23, 2006 at 10:47 AM, in Applications
iTunes issue - Purchased Music 371 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi Folks, I dont think this issue is specific to iTiunes v7 as im sure I had it in v6 as well.

It seems that for some reason all of my music now appears in the 'Purchased Music' folder not i.e....
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 22, 2006 at 03:46 AM, in Applications
Only specific play lists. Thanks Jason 707 Views / 7 Replies  
Only specific play lists.

Thanks

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 22, 2006 at 03:20 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Smart Play Lists do not work with new Nano 707 Views / 7 Replies  
it seems that if I create a new smart playlist in iTunes v7 when I sync to my new iPod Nano the tunes in the smart playlist are transferred to the Nano but I cannot see the playlist name itself on...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 21, 2006 at 07:43 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Latest report. It seems that I needed to install... 712 Views / 5 Replies  
Latest report. It seems that I needed to install CoreDuoTem v1.

Having done so the machine idles at about 45oc, running 2 terminal sessions with yes > /dev/null the machine runs at 76oc.

The...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 19, 2006 at 12:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks guys. The 60watt charger does seem to... 712 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks guys. The 60watt charger does seem to power the computer and charge the battery with no problems. I guess ill go with the 80watt charger anyway as thats what delivered with the MBP. Im sure...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 19, 2006 at 11:42 AM, in Mac Notebooks
MBP Power adapters on MBP 60watt vs 80 watt 712 Views / 5 Replies  
At last I seems to have a perfect MBP after a new inverter, battery and logic board. Im in Paris France and it took over 2 weeks to get the logic board replaced. It seems that all of the French MBP...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Sep 19, 2006 at 04:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
cool im gonna try and get my Apple 11e upgraded... 1,099 Views / 18 Replies  
cool im gonna try and get my Apple 11e upgraded to Mac Pro!!!

Thanks for the tip!
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 22, 2006 at 10:00 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I suggest that you download either 'Disk... 599 Views / 10 Replies  
I suggest that you download either 'Disk Inventory X' or 'Grand Perspective' (my fav) these neat apps provide a graphical view of the contents of your disk. The bigger the square the bigger the file....
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 22, 2006 at 09:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Have any of you folks NOT returned the battery... 2,564 Views / 47 Replies  
Have any of you folks NOT returned the battery and NOT been hasseled yet?
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 22, 2006 at 09:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
2) I get the hissing sound (very high frequency... 3,335 Views / 39 Replies  
2) I get the hissing sound (very high frequency sound from the display). It is getting on my nerves!!! (It is a variable problem though, it does not happen all the time so how do I prove this to...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 4, 2006 at 04:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Im very interested to know if the replacement of... 3,256 Views / 40 Replies  
Im very interested to know if the replacement of the mother board affected the temp. of the machine.
Any experance here?
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 1, 2006 at 08:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Battery swelling?? In fact my battery has a... 2,564 Views / 47 Replies  
Battery swelling?? In fact my battery has a little 'give' in it. i.e. it can be slightly moved whilst it is in place. I did always that that the battery life was pretty crap. I think that is the sole...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 1, 2006 at 08:40 AM, in Mac Notebooks
There is noting wrong with the speaker. As... 477 Views / 4 Replies  
There is noting wrong with the speaker. As mentioned above its probably solder or some other kind of adhesive used to keep the wire in place. What kind of noise is the speaker making? Maybe its the...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 1, 2006 at 08:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Id go for the MBP as its the future of Apple.... 577 Views / 11 Replies  
Id go for the MBP as its the future of Apple. However you will find that PS runs like a dog on the machine. Clearly Abobe will (eventually) get round to going native with PS on the MBP.. but when?
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 1, 2006 at 08:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Its a lot hotter inside your PB! You will... 366 Views / 4 Replies  
Its a lot hotter inside your PB! You will probably burn out much before your PB!

Stay cool man!

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Aug 1, 2006 at 08:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Switching off the second processor is... 1,313 Views / 16 Replies  
Switching off the second processor is unacceptable. I paid a premium to have a intel duo machine. I have also found that if you switch off one processor the temp increases more rapidly.

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on May 25, 2006 at 02:44 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Doctor doctor it hurts when i poke myself in the... 1,184 Views / 18 Replies  
Doctor doctor it hurts when i poke myself in the eye. Doctor: Then don't poke yourself in the eye.

... or as Apple as stated do not use the notebook on your lap for extended periods of time.
...
Posted by jvicinanza, on May 18, 2006 at 02:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
This is incorrect. The Duo can stand upto 100oc,... 1,184 Views / 18 Replies  
This is incorrect. The Duo can stand upto 100oc, at 125oc it closes down. 60oc is pretty cool for a duel processor. The MBP proc will run from 70 to 80oc at full throttle.

Cheers

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on May 17, 2006 at 07:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iCal and MS Exchange Server Sync 458 Views / 1 Replies  
Folks,

Is there any way I can sync iCal with my office MS Exchange server? I dont want have to export stuff from Exchange and import into iCal. I would like to make a (VPN) connection from iCal...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 14, 2006 at 05:53 AM, in Applications
Apple iPhone 304 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi folks,

Have any of you noticed what happend when you goto www.iphone.org?

cheers

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 13, 2006 at 09:47 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Importing iPhoto Libraries 286 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello all,

I have 4 seperate iPhoto libraries (one for each of the past 4 years) and now when I get my new MBP and supercharged iPhoto6 I would like to include all of my photos in a single...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 4, 2006 at 06:01 AM, in Applications
I dont think this will work as the previous IMac... 486 Views / 7 Replies  
I dont think this will work as the previous IMac is not Airport Extreme ready and as far as I know has no slots to take such cards

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 4, 2006 at 05:56 AM, in Mac Desktops
WiFi Access on my iMac previous model 486 Views / 7 Replies  
Hi all, I have a previous model iMac (the one with the dome bottom) I would like to access my home wireless network on this machine.

As the iMac is NOT wireless enabled can anyone point me to the...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Apr 4, 2006 at 02:27 AM, in Mac Desktops
In fact forget it, I searched the forums and... 469 Views / 4 Replies  
In fact forget it, I searched the forums and found my answer.
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 31, 2006 at 12:50 AM, in Applications
Spreadsheets application for OSX 469 Views / 4 Replies  
Other than MS Excel can anyone suggest a decent spreadsheet application for OSX?

Thanks very much!

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 31, 2006 at 12:44 AM, in Applications
Suggest you also run the apple hardware test and... 656 Views / 7 Replies  
Suggest you also run the apple hardware test and see what, if anything, it states about the memory. Run the test first without the RAM installed and then with the RAM installed.

good luck

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 28, 2006 at 03:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
True but you cannot copy/paste from the... 318 Views / 2 Replies  
True but you cannot copy/paste from the infomation dialog (at least with iTunes 6.0.4.3. Ive found that the best way to do this is;

1) Export library to XML
2) On friends machine import XML
3) I...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 17, 2006 at 03:39 AM, in Applications
It was the Geforce video ram causing the kernal... 656 Views / 7 Replies  
It was the Geforce video ram causing the kernal panic. I examined the Panic.log file and the Apple hardware test, both pointed to video RAM.

Even though the warentee ran out 2 days ago Apple still...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 17, 2006 at 02:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sharing Podcasts with friends 318 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello,

I have subscribed to a number of podcasts and my friends would also like to subscribe to the same podcasts as me. Is there any way that I can share the podcast URLs with them. i.e. can I...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 16, 2006 at 04:24 PM, in Applications
Dead PB - Kernal Panic - re Geforce video card 309 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello,
I mentioned in a previous post that my trusty PowerBook is dead. I keep getting a Kernel panic whilst booting.
I can boot into the hardware test.
The hardware test tells me there is a...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 13, 2006 at 11:08 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Migrating from PB to MBP 327 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello,

My PB died :(

However I did have a full backup. Tomorrow when I get my new MBP I would like to move my files from the backup to the new machine. I have a few questions which you folks...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 13, 2006 at 07:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Can I use the memory from my 12 inch PB? 240 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello folks. Tomorrow I will invest in a new 2ghz MBP. Can I use the memory chip from my old PB 12 inch in the new MBP?

Thanks in advance

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Mar 13, 2006 at 07:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Cool, I didnt know about the assistant. Id better... 382 Views / 3 Replies  
Cool, I didnt know about the assistant. Id better make sure I get a firewire cable! Just going back to my original question, should I choose not to use the assistant are my comments still correct?
Posted by jvicinanza, on Feb 27, 2006 at 09:33 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Moving data from Powerbook to Macbook 382 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi!

Im planning to get myself a new MacBook pro. I am a current PowerBook owner. Clearly I want to move all of my data from my PowerBook to the Macbook. Can any of you confirm/advise me of how I...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Feb 27, 2006 at 08:30 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Im afraid that ive tried that. I took out the one... 656 Views / 7 Replies  
Im afraid that ive tried that. I took out the one and only memory chip and retested with the same problem. The main memory is on the mother board unless im mistaken? So I cant access it in order to...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Feb 23, 2006 at 01:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Booting problems - black screen and kernel panic 656 Views / 7 Replies  
I’m having a problem booting my Powerbook G4 12 Inch.

When I start up the machine I get the Kernel Panic error stating that I must ‘Restart my computer…’ When I do this I simply get the same...
Posted by jvicinanza, on Feb 23, 2006 at 12:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ugly looks devils arnt they? 747 Views / 17 Replies  
Ugly looks devils arnt they?
Posted by jvicinanza, on Dec 1, 2005 at 11:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
could the screen just be broken? Try a different... 278 Views / 2 Replies  
could the screen just be broken? Try a different screen if you can. As the machine seems to reboot id guess that the board, disk etc are OK.
Posted by jvicinanza, on Dec 1, 2005 at 10:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you have a dvd writer in your legacy machine... 1,043 Views / 21 Replies  
If you have a dvd writer in your legacy machine yu can use that to transfer your mp3s to your next generation device ;)
Posted by jvicinanza, on Dec 1, 2005 at 10:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: My Macs 1,087,929 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Mt Mac in Paris, France

http://www.futurafish.com/mymac/mymac.jpg

Jason
Posted by jvicinanza, on Oct 20, 2005 at 10:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
 
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