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yes, i'm wawre that memory is pretty much the... 4,948 Views / 5 Replies  
yes, i'm wawre that memory is pretty much the biggest issue, but i can't change that and i dont really want to turn off all the graphical effects in windows 7 so that's why i'm going to use just XP...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 17, 2010 at 11:51 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Macbook Pro, 2.66GHz core 2 duo, 4GB of ram. ... 4,948 Views / 5 Replies  
Macbook Pro, 2.66GHz core 2 duo, 4GB of ram.

that's what i wanted to know, it's just as simple as removing the VM... bootcamp partition should remain unharmed?

and the links i'm talking about...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 17, 2010 at 07:24 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
remove parallels VM but preserve bootcamp? 4,948 Views / 5 Replies  
alright, i got my mac earlier this year for school, i also received a copy of windows for free through school. when going about choosing a way to install it on my mac, i discovered that i could...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 17, 2010 at 03:29 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
I figured it out with OmniDiskSweeper. It turns... 604 Views / 5 Replies  
I figured it out with OmniDiskSweeper. It turns out that Dropbox (https://www.dropbox.com) has a feature where it will preserve deleted files for up to a month. It was the hidden backups that were...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 23, 2009 at 11:53 AM, in macOS
I have added some stuff to the folder since i... 604 Views / 5 Replies  
I have added some stuff to the folder since i took the last screen shot so the size has changed a little but there is still a clear difference in the sizes of the files......
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 23, 2009 at 10:37 AM, in macOS
less space than i actually have? 604 Views / 5 Replies  
for some reason to matter what i do, my mac mini (running osx 10.4) never seems recover space after i delete files... i had noticed that i was runnin low on space so i decided to remove some not so...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 22, 2009 at 04:14 PM, in macOS
well that's dumb... apple should have the drivers... 3,868 Views / 5 Replies  
well that's dumb... apple should have the drivers available for download, for backwards compatibility purposes... but why do that when they can continue to out older macs, to force people to spend...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 7, 2009 at 10:22 PM, in Mac Desktops
have already tried toggling that option in... 3,868 Views / 5 Replies  
have already tried toggling that option in keyboard preferences... and it had no effect at all...

the mini is running on a G4 and i don't really have the money to upgrade to 10.5 nor do i want to...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 7, 2009 at 04:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
Mac Mini fn not responding 3,868 Views / 5 Replies  
I recently received an older mac mini from my dad as a gift and with it a mac keyboard (aka this, but it's a corded keyboard...
Posted by Robbi, on Dec 7, 2009 at 12:33 AM, in Mac Desktops
yeah that external layer of glass is what i... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
yeah that external layer of glass is what i mean... it just seems like it would be considerably more fragile....
Posted by Robbi, on May 5, 2009 at 12:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
lol easy for you to say... i don't have a spare... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
lol easy for you to say... i don't have a spare $1700 kicking around lol

but to actually be perfectly honest, i don't like the aluminum macbooks... compared to the old polycarbonate white and...
Posted by Robbi, on May 4, 2009 at 07:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i think he meant it was to old to have been... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
i think he meant it was to old to have been supported by 10.4... but yeah... it's just marketing to get you to upgrade i suppose.
Posted by Robbi, on May 3, 2009 at 05:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
oh i see. i just found iScroll2 which has made my... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
oh i see. i just found iScroll2 which has made my track pad able to have two finger functionality so now im happy :)
Posted by Robbi, on May 3, 2009 at 02:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
ah i see well thanks. the two finger tap doesn't... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
ah i see well thanks. the two finger tap doesn't work here (but i assume that's because this ibook is running 10.4.11) thanks for the info guys!

Peace :)
Posted by Robbi, on May 3, 2009 at 01:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
aw to bad i can't play around with in in this old... 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
aw to bad i can't play around with in in this old ibook... but it's nice to know that i'm not limitedin the size of a partition i can make :)

thanks for the info :)

hey random thought... can...
Posted by Robbi, on May 2, 2009 at 10:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Windows on my iBook or better with Intel Mac? 1,378 Views / 31 Replies  
ok well my dad has had a buddy that's been a mac guy for years and years and over the past few months he's convinced my dad to get a mac since it would be easyer for him to use than the slow and...
Posted by Robbi, on May 2, 2009 at 08:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
 
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