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Sold! 601 Views / 4 Replies  
Sold!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 30, 2009 at 02:37 AM, in Marketplace
This monitor is still available! 601 Views / 4 Replies  
This monitor is still available!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 17, 2009 at 09:42 AM, in Marketplace
FS: 30" Apple Cinema Display - $800 / OBO, $950 / OBO Shipped 601 Views / 4 Replies  
30" Cinema Display, in excellent condition. No longer needed due to my recent iMac purchase.

This monitor doesn't have any dead pixels or scratches. It works flawlessly and I'd still be happily...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 11, 2009 at 11:14 AM, in Marketplace
Thanks for the input Simon. I suppose I could... 1,577 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks for the input Simon. I suppose I could keep an account for each of us on both computers and just point iPhoto, iTunes, Documents, etc to a network shared folder for each account. We'd have...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 9, 2008 at 06:09 PM, in Networking
Thanks for your input freudling. My intention... 800 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks for your input freudling. My intention was to offer it here first, to the Mac faithful, then sell on eBay if I'm unable to sell here. The display is used but in perfect condition. I'd...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 9, 2008 at 05:55 PM, in Marketplace
Thanks for the response and suggestions guys! ... 1,577 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks for the response and suggestions guys!

One of the secondary reasons behind doing this was to avoid duplicate copies of files. This would become more of an issue when dealing with GB's of...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 5, 2008 at 10:09 PM, in Networking
chipchen: Sorry, I'm not looking for anything in... 800 Views / 6 Replies  
chipchen: Sorry, I'm not looking for anything in particular so a trade probably wouldn't work out.

Etnier: According to Apple's tech specs it doesn't look like the iMac will be able to drive the...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 5, 2008 at 09:46 PM, in Marketplace
Bump. Anyone outside of NYC interested? ... 800 Views / 6 Replies  
Bump.

Anyone outside of NYC interested? Anyone willing to make an offer?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 3, 2008 at 01:41 PM, in Marketplace
Sharing home folders over the network 1,577 Views / 7 Replies  
My girlfriend is going to be moving in to my apartment in a few months and I'm trying to find a solution to our computer predicament. We'll have two computers, a MBP and an iMac but I'd like either...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 3, 2008 at 01:40 PM, in Networking
FS: 30" Apple Cinema Display 800 Views / 6 Replies  
I'm very sad to say that I'm selling my 30" Cinema Display. I've loved my gigantic monitor but I've moved and don't have enough room for it!

I purchased it from an Apple Store in January of 2007....
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 23, 2008 at 10:33 PM, in Marketplace
I loved it until I got into the Space stage. ... 2,741 Views / 70 Replies  
I loved it until I got into the Space stage. Horribly boring and very tedious. I have been following this game since Wright first showed it off. It has such great potential but they ruined it by...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 21, 2008 at 11:35 PM, in Gaming
Poll: PS3 is on my holiday list. Best blueray player... 341,440 Views / 9,786 Replies  
PS3 is on my holiday list. Best blueray player for the price plus games. FarCry 2!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 21, 2008 at 11:32 PM, in Gaming
The first one is better, in my opinion. The... 1,021 Views / 7 Replies  
The first one is better, in my opinion.

The font face is cleaner and easier to read. As mentioned previously, the floating logo is nicer. The flat black is also cleaner. The dark grey generates...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 21, 2008 at 11:31 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Before I got Leopard I didn't think I would use... 504 Views / 14 Replies  
Before I got Leopard I didn't think I would use Spaces. I had fiddled with Virtual Desktop in XP in the past but never used it. Once I started using Spaces in Leopard I immediately became more...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 21, 2008 at 11:24 PM, in Mac OS X
When you brought up an external device waking it,... 463 Views / 9 Replies  
When you brought up an external device waking it, I went and disconnected my mouse and keyboard only to see a usb flash card reader attached to my cinema display hub. Removing that solved it. ...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 12, 2007 at 12:07 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have an apple bluetooth keyboard and a logitech... 463 Views / 9 Replies  
I have an apple bluetooth keyboard and a logitech wireless mouse. Neither are depressed. Is there a log somewhere on what is waking the computer from sleep?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 11, 2007 at 11:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Steve, Even if I do that, the internal... 463 Views / 9 Replies  
Steve,

Even if I do that, the internal display still needs to be recognized manually once I open the lid.

I have all of the updates, OS, software, and firmware.

Thanks for the replies.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 11, 2007 at 09:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MBP Sleep Issues w/ External Display 463 Views / 9 Replies  
I have a 15" MBP and a 30" CD set as my primary display. When I turn off the monitor then close the lid on my MBP, it goes to sleep then immediately wakes up and continues to run until it idles due...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 11, 2007 at 02:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I do but I have a rule to trash them immediately.... 369 Views / 2 Replies  
I do but I have a rule to trash them immediately. Perhaps that's causing the sounds then. If so, is it possible to disable new mail notification sounds when I receive them?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 9, 2007 at 01:23 AM, in Applications
Phantom New Mail Sound 369 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm not crazy. Well, at least I don't think I am. Every once in a while I hear the new mail sound. I usually always have Mail running and I've never heard the new mail sound when it wasn't running...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 8, 2007 at 10:52 AM, in Applications
Thanks for the reply. So there's no... 513 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks for the reply.

So there's no preference setting to force? Bummer!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 3, 2007 at 09:20 PM, in Mac OS X
Frontrow only on second display? 513 Views / 3 Replies  
I have a MBP with a 30" Cinema set as the main display. I'd like to be able to use Front Row on my Laptop display (secondary display) while still being able to work on my cinema display. Does...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 3, 2007 at 05:07 PM, in Mac OS X
I found something that helps a little. Hold... 857 Views / 10 Replies  
I found something that helps a little.

Hold the option key and move your cursor over the filename and the tooltip will popup immediately.

Apple - Pro - Tips - Speed Tip: Faster Full-Name...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Dec 9, 2006 at 03:33 PM, in Mac OS X
What happens with laptops? Say you plug in an... 963 Views / 35 Replies  
What happens with laptops? Say you plug in an external HD, but then unplug it to be mobile with your laptop? You'd lose those files and perhaps part of your OS! This may just be better for those...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Dec 8, 2006 at 10:46 AM, in Mac OS X
This is what I see: ... 857 Views / 10 Replies  
This is what I see:
http://i114.photobucket.com/albums/n265/srfdriver22/Picture2-1.png

It's not that there are one or two lines. When I set the text to the bottom of the icon instead of the...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 17, 2006 at 08:03 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks for the reply Chris. It's... 857 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks for the reply Chris.

It's unfortunate, but perhaps Leopard will take care of this with its grid sizing option.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 15, 2006 at 08:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Removing filename abbreviation 857 Views / 10 Replies  
I've always wondered if it were possible to turn off the filename abbreviation OS X does in the Finder. For example, a file name could be "One Kind Of Long File Name.rtf" but in the finder, the...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Oct 14, 2006 at 02:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Load Boot Camp OS Chooser by default 1,474 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know if it's possible to have the Boot Camp OS chooser always load up by default? (Instead of holding the option key) I know I know...lazy!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jul 12, 2006 at 10:52 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Networked HD's 240 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello, I have some extra HD's from older machines that I'd like to put on my network, but I don't want to leave these machines on (one doesn't even turn on anymore). What would you guys suggest I...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Apr 10, 2006 at 11:00 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
WTB: Powermac G4 MDD Processor Card (w/processors) 200 Views / 0 Replies  
I have an MDD Dual 867 with a bad processor card (and one of the two processors are bad). Up until it bit the dust it was a great machine and I would like to use it again.

I'm looking for any...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Mar 28, 2006 at 09:38 PM, in Marketplace
Any ideas? It's rather frustrating? Also,... 285 Views / 1 Replies  
Any ideas? It's rather frustrating?

Also, sometimes it'll print out a bunch of letters when I only type one. For instance, if I type the letter 'r', it might type 'rrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr' as if I...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Mar 27, 2006 at 06:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Keyboard problems 285 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello, I purchased the new white wired mac keyboard (with the usb ports on the back). It works fine with my Mini but if I have it plugged into my PC, it'll randomly disconnect then reconnect. I was...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Mar 22, 2006 at 12:48 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I've already created a VPN connection, which is... 444 Views / 3 Replies  
I've already created a VPN connection, which is how I connect to the network at the office. But once I do, I lose the ability to go anywhere outside of the office network, like the web.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Mar 7, 2006 at 10:12 PM, in Networking
Any ideas? 444 Views / 3 Replies  
Any ideas?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Mar 4, 2006 at 12:40 PM, in Networking
VPN Question 444 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm trying to setup a VPN connection to my office. In XP, there is a checkbox to route something through the connection (I can't remember the exact wording). But with it unchecked, I only have a...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 28, 2006 at 08:58 AM, in Networking
VPN Question 270 Views / 1 Replies  
I'm trying to setup a VPN connection to my office. In XP, there is a checkbox to route something through the connection (I can't remember the exact wording). But with it unchecked, I only have a...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Feb 27, 2006 at 06:51 PM, in Mac OS X
Yes, but my question is why? I'm not accessing... 307 Views / 5 Replies  
Yes, but my question is why? I'm not accessing it. It only contains files not programs that may be running and I haven't set it as any scratch disk. What is OS X doing with it?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jan 13, 2006 at 08:05 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
No insult. I would conclude the same thing... 307 Views / 5 Replies  
No insult. I would conclude the same thing except it's not constant. The sound is more a HD working and isn't running in any sort of pattern that I can decipher.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jan 12, 2006 at 02:29 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Noisy External USB HD 307 Views / 5 Replies  
Hello all,

I have an internal WD 100GB HD that I put into an external USB case for more storage in my Mac Mini. However, it's noisy when it's not doing anything. The indicator light isn't...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jan 12, 2006 at 09:31 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I received an email from GigaDesigns that they... 1,046 Views / 13 Replies  
I received an email from GigaDesigns that they are no longer producing or selling this upgrade. Another is in the works for 7447A but no date on when it'll be available.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 30, 2005 at 07:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
That's news to me! I wasn't aware of them being... 1,046 Views / 13 Replies  
That's news to me! I wasn't aware of them being discontinued. Do you have a link with any information on this? If this is true, that would certainly be disconcerning.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 29, 2005 at 08:09 PM, in Mac Desktops
MDD Dual 867 Processor Upgrade 1,046 Views / 13 Replies  
I have a MDD Dual 867 PowerMac sitting in my closet because the processor/processor card went bad a little over a year ago. At the time I couldn't justify spending close to $700 to fix this machine...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Nov 27, 2005 at 01:07 AM, in Mac Desktops
Mini, PC and my work 381 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey guys, I didn't know where to put this thread, so hopefully this is the right place. :)

I have a Mini and a PC. I do web design and php scripting on my Mac but need to use my PC for other...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 16, 2005 at 02:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
No, but I can't mimic his voice to say mine so... 1,610 Views / 6 Replies  
No, but I can't mimic his voice to say mine so it's the best I can get. :)



Will do, thanks.
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jul 13, 2005 at 12:14 PM, in Mac OS X
OS X into Hal 9000 1,610 Views / 6 Replies  
I found a topic here: http://www.applefritter.com/node/6722, but no resolution besides writing AS.

Is there any way to do this? What I had in mind is the replace the boot image (can be done with...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Jul 13, 2005 at 02:18 AM, in Mac OS X
WTB/T: G4 Dual 867 MDD Processor Card 233 Views / 0 Replies  
One of the processors on my processor card has gone bad, and instead of paying Apple $700 to replace it, I'd like to find an alternative.

Does anyone have one they are will to sell/trade for?
Posted by srfdriver22, on Sep 19, 2004 at 05:32 PM, in Marketplace
That's some sweet news. Thanks! 646 Views / 4 Replies  
That's some sweet news.

Thanks!
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 19, 2004 at 07:47 AM, in Mac Desktops
Your post makes a lot of sense. I've... 646 Views / 4 Replies  
Your post makes a lot of sense.

I've searched google and ebay but have come up empty handed on any processor cards at all for the MDD. Do you know of another place to look or will I have to just...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 18, 2004 at 09:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
One dead G4 processor, options? 646 Views / 4 Replies  
I've had a dead processor in my Dual G4 MDD 867. I've been waiting to see if there is an accelator board for my machine off of macsales.com to replace it with instead of paying Apple $700 to replace...
Posted by srfdriver22, on Aug 17, 2004 at 07:24 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yup, you live and learn. Though, you'd think,... 826 Views / 22 Replies  
Yup, you live and learn. Though, you'd think, after having the logic board and a processor replaced within the first 90 days that everything would be fine if it lasts another year and a half. ...
Posted by srfdriver22, on May 20, 2004 at 05:36 PM, in Mac Desktops
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