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spit and a t shirt. 15,199 Views / 20 Replies  
spit and a t shirt.
Posted by flukewurm, on Nov 29, 2006 at 05:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
hot snot. i havent installed it yet. just... 702 Views / 3 Replies  
hot snot.

i havent installed it yet. just seeing if this was possible

thanks.
Posted by flukewurm, on Nov 21, 2006 at 11:18 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
quick and easy question about parallels.. 702 Views / 3 Replies  
so every screenshot i have seen of parallels in action has xp (or whatever OS) within a window within osx. is there a way to expand the window to make it appear as though the computer is not running...
Posted by flukewurm, on Nov 21, 2006 at 09:58 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
i havent read this whole thread (only some of it)... 7,076 Views / 106 Replies  
i havent read this whole thread (only some of it) but it sounds to me like you werent actually ever quitting safari - just closing all of the safari windows. when you are done with using the internet...
Posted by flukewurm, on Nov 21, 2006 at 09:46 AM, in Applications
ive had mine about the same amount of time as you... 2,523 Views / 25 Replies  
ive had mine about the same amount of time as you and its turning yellow/brown as well. i have heard magic eraser will do the trick but ive tried that and it didnt help a whole lot. a part of me digs...
Posted by flukewurm, on Nov 16, 2006 at 11:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
there is no 'best'. its all about whats right for... 951 Views / 14 Replies  
there is no 'best'. its all about whats right for you. i am a computer musician and i own the low end macbook. being that i spent $700 less than i would have with a pro model i am thrillllled with...
Posted by flukewurm, on Aug 22, 2006 at 02:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
aluminum dents. thats not cool. 3,426 Views / 34 Replies  
aluminum dents. thats not cool.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jul 25, 2006 at 09:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i do hope they move away from frikin ALUMINUM for... 6,421 Views / 61 Replies  
i do hope they move away from frikin ALUMINUM for their new enclosures. i much prefer the tough as nails plastic of the macbook/ibook.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jul 11, 2006 at 01:29 AM, in Mac Notebooks
honestly.. how much is a blakbook.. $1500... so... 2,290 Views / 44 Replies  
honestly.. how much is a blakbook.. $1500... so how much do you think a 15.4" widescreen version cost? JUUUUUUUST about the price of a macbook pro...

hark!! what is this??
...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jul 1, 2006 at 01:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
gib me a bweak.. 8,544 Views / 111 Replies  
somebody call the WAAAAAAAAHHHHmbulance... :rolleyes:
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 28, 2006 at 10:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
so the dozen or so that are in my back yard dont... 1,250 Views / 16 Replies  
so the dozen or so that are in my back yard dont count? ^_^

yeah. its not loud. but it still sounds like a a cow.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 17, 2006 at 02:44 AM, in Mac Notebooks
the fan revvvving. i was sceptical at just how... 1,250 Views / 16 Replies  
the fan revvvving. i was sceptical at just how much a computer could sound like a cow. when i heard mine mooing i was certianly taken back a bit.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 16, 2006 at 11:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
first few hours with my new macbook.. my initial impressions. 866 Views / 2 Replies  
i ordered mine via amazon. 1.83ghz model. it is perfect. :)

after spending a few hours with it today it dawned upon me that it looks like something out of thx1138. i didnt quite catch that from...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 16, 2006 at 03:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
my debit card was rejected... so i had to change... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
my debit card was rejected... so i had to change form of payment. probably delayed my order. in any case. UPS tracking says i will get it (low end macbook) today.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 14, 2006 at 01:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82... 4,844 Views / 79 Replies  
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16827106011

$80.
firewire (or in this case) usb 2.0.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 10, 2006 at 11:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
OH YEAH. try hard reseting the modem. haha. duh.... 1,136 Views / 16 Replies  
OH YEAH. try hard reseting the modem. haha. duh. good one.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 10, 2006 at 01:11 AM, in Networking
crossover cable? is just saying his macbook... 1,136 Views / 16 Replies  
crossover cable? is just saying his macbook doesnt work when he plugs in the ethernet cable from his modem to the macbook directly. it should work. there may be something special about your isp. call...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 10, 2006 at 01:04 AM, in Networking
yeah. i kinda loathe tribal graphics. but clean... 1,053 Views / 9 Replies  
yeah. i kinda loathe tribal graphics. but clean job overall. :)
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 9, 2006 at 05:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah. i went with the low end for the exact same... 4,844 Views / 79 Replies  
yeah. i went with the low end for the exact same reason. the superdrive in the macbooks is weak indeed. and no dual layer. you can get a FAST, DUAL LAYER 16x external for cheapish. and how often do...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 8, 2006 at 01:11 AM, in Mac Notebooks
UUUGH>. yeah... im dumb. i thought the rebate was... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
UUUGH>. yeah... im dumb. i thought the rebate was either for the ipod OR $180 cash back.. DUM DUM DUM DUM. oh well. back to square 1.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 6, 2006 at 06:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
f0rk amazon. im going today to pickup my macbook... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
f0rk amazon. im going today to pickup my macbook from the apple store in nashville. with the edu discount and their back to school promotion it should come out to about the same $$. seee yaaa....
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 6, 2006 at 01:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
as if someone who were computer illiterate would... 3,326 Views / 41 Replies  
as if someone who were computer illiterate would care if there were 2 buttons or 1 button on the trackpad.

i find it useful too. but not useful enough to care one way or another on 1 or 2...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 3, 2006 at 01:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
no. not just because a previous review mentioned... 3,326 Views / 41 Replies  
no. not just because a previous review mentioned it. but because its common knowledge.. aaaaaand because HUNDREDS of previous reviews have mentioned it. ;) so you go from 'extremely useful' to...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 3, 2006 at 11:48 AM, in Mac Notebooks
also he mentions 'for the money i would have... 3,326 Views / 41 Replies  
also he mentions 'for the money i would have expected.. blah blah..' when in the beginning of the article he points out that he realizes that he spent the extra $150 on the black just because it...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 3, 2006 at 11:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
please tell me. what is the big deal about having... 3,326 Views / 41 Replies  
please tell me. what is the big deal about having a dedicated secondary mouse button on the trackpad? apple + click has always worked fine for me. (not to mention the new 2-fingers-on-the-trackpad +...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 3, 2006 at 11:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
i stopped reading when he started bitching about... 3,326 Views / 41 Replies  
i stopped reading when he started bitching about the lack of a 2nd mouse button.
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 3, 2006 at 09:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
... seriously? :stick: 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
... seriously? :stick:
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 2, 2006 at 04:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
saaaame thing here mang. :censor: 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
saaaame thing here mang. :censor:
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 2, 2006 at 02:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
or you can use boot camp and use XP with mac... 703 Views / 4 Replies  
or you can use boot camp and use XP with mac hardware.

if the macbook is as tough as the ibook (and reports are that it is easily as tough) then it is one of the rugged laptops on the market....
Posted by flukewurm, on May 30, 2006 at 03:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
wtf. i can still take my amazon purchased apple... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
wtf. i can still take my amazon purchased apple to the genius bar.. right?
Posted by flukewurm, on May 29, 2006 at 09:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
:( im dyin over here. i take a glance at... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
:(

im dyin over here.
i take a glance at my front porch at least 3 or 4 times a day to check for a macbook size box.
i had a dream about playing with my new macbook just 2 nights ago.
cmon...
Posted by flukewurm, on May 26, 2006 at 05:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
:stick: 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
:stick:
Posted by flukewurm, on May 23, 2006 at 07:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
here... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
here (http://www.amazon.com/gp/discussionboard/discussion.html/102-8205277-6267314?%5Fencoding=UTF8&cdForum=&cdPage=1&cdItems=3&asin=B000EPJNHW&store=pc&cdThread=Tx1SNU8PWLU65VF) are some peoples...
Posted by flukewurm, on May 23, 2006 at 07:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah. i have a macbook coming via amazon too. a... 7,061 Views / 149 Replies  
yeah. i have a macbook coming via amazon too. a friend of a friend ordered his there as well. he is calling them tomorrow to see if he can get a more accurate (and reasonable) ship date from them....
Posted by flukewurm, on May 23, 2006 at 04:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
this is the best pic i could get. ... 400 Views / 3 Replies  
this is the best pic i could get.

http://webpages.charter.net/flukewurm/dent.jpg

see how the dent is closer to the ethernet jack. as a result of the dent there is a SLIGHT protrusion of the...
Posted by flukewurm, on May 19, 2006 at 09:22 PM, in Marketplace
bump. price lowered. 400 Views / 3 Replies  
bump. price lowered.
Posted by flukewurm, on May 19, 2006 at 04:56 PM, in Marketplace
i jumped on this deal like a rabid dog on some... 981 Views / 18 Replies  
i jumped on this deal like a rabid dog on some smaller mammal. :stick: :p :mad: :mad: :mad:
Posted by flukewurm, on May 18, 2006 at 06:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
FS: PowerBook G4 1.0ghz 15" 400 Views / 3 Replies  
For sale is an Apple Macintosh PowerBook G4/1.0 15" (product # M8980LL/A)
1.5gb RAM (i will also send the stock 256MB stick that came with the computer).
combo drive.
60gb hd.
airport...
Posted by flukewurm, on May 17, 2006 at 05:07 PM, in Marketplace
Poll: long answer: watch the keynote. pay attention to... 3,956 Views / 50 Replies  
long answer: watch the keynote. pay attention to the part where they talk about universal binary appz for the future.

short answer: dont worry so much.

i dont understand why so many people are...
Posted by flukewurm, on Jun 7, 2005 at 07:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
OOHHHHHhhhhhh snap. all this time i havent had a... 1,092 Views / 18 Replies  
OOHHHHHhhhhhh snap. all this time i havent had a 1-click acct :(

balls. :censor:

oh well.. thanx for the heads up anyways. :)


:brick:
Posted by flukewurm, on Apr 16, 2005 at 12:49 AM, in Mac Notebooks
you kids arent talking about a .mac acct are you?... 1,092 Views / 18 Replies  
you kids arent talking about a .mac acct are you? :\
Posted by flukewurm, on Apr 15, 2005 at 02:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
um i have an acct with apple. and ive bought a... 1,092 Views / 18 Replies  
um i have an acct with apple. and ive bought a 1ghz powerbook, airport express, 30gb ipod photo.. among other things. ive never gotten any coupons :(
Posted by flukewurm, on Apr 15, 2005 at 03:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
awww poop. and i ordered my 30gb ipod photo just... 1,092 Views / 18 Replies  
awww poop. and i ordered my 30gb ipod photo just last week :( :brick:
Posted by flukewurm, on Apr 14, 2005 at 10:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
hrm. :) cool review :) 2,435 Views / 39 Replies  
hrm. :)

cool review :)
Posted by flukewurm, on Apr 10, 2005 at 11:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i dont know why people are suggesting a mac... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
i dont know why people are suggesting a mac desktop solution (or maybe i do :stick: ). im not in the market for a desktop right now. sure it would be nice to have a dual G5 tower. but my current...
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 31, 2005 at 02:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
lol oHHHhhhhhh... yeah. a :rolleyes: would have... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
lol oHHHhhhhhh... yeah. a :rolleyes: would have helped there quite a bit :)
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 31, 2005 at 02:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
thats a phenom idea. actually my sis has a 1.2ghz... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
thats a phenom idea. actually my sis has a 1.2ghz ibook and i plan on installing some of my apps to see how they run. if the performance is that much better than my powerbook then i will most...
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 30, 2005 at 06:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
what you talkin about homie? i produce a TON of... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
what you talkin about homie? i produce a TON of music on my PC desktop. in fact thats basically all i use to produce because my powerbook is so weak. all i seem to be able to use my powerbook for is...
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 30, 2005 at 02:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
sorry. but desktop replacement laptops are too... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
sorry. but desktop replacement laptops are too close to their tower counterparts in terms of power. a desktop may have the slight edge. but not by a whole lot.

i dont believe you for a second if...
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 28, 2005 at 08:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
so youre saying a 3.3ghz p4 laptop with a gig of... 1,789 Views / 26 Replies  
so youre saying a 3.3ghz p4 laptop with a gig of ram wont spank my current powerbook (or any other powerbook for that matter)'s ass?

what im doing specifically is computer music. lots of...
Posted by flukewurm, on Mar 28, 2005 at 05:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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