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oh, sorry. removed the word feeler. 626 Views / 8 Replies  
oh, sorry. removed the word feeler.
Posted by Frugle, on May 22, 2008 at 12:42 PM, in Marketplace
FT/FS 15" Matte MacBook Pro 626 Views / 8 Replies  
Hello everyone, I'm posting this at Macrumors as well as here.

So over the past year, my laptop has transitioned from being a laptop, to a desked laptop... and I've kinda talked myself into...
Posted by Frugle, on May 20, 2008 at 01:23 PM, in Marketplace
It's also illegal. 318 Views / 4 Replies  
It's also illegal.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 6, 2008 at 05:17 PM, in Marketplace
yeah, I saw that, unfortuantly I'm not in the... 324 Views / 3 Replies  
yeah, I saw that, unfortuantly I'm not in the northeast, nor a new customer :(
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 2, 2008 at 11:35 PM, in Marketplace
WTB: iPhone 4GB (maybe 8) 324 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey guys, I posted on MR as well, but I still am not having any luck.

I have been trying to buy a used iphone for weeks now, but I'm nowhere near fast enough to jump on the threads as they pop up....
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 2, 2008 at 06:25 PM, in Marketplace
how about reading the thread first? 772 Views / 11 Replies  
how about reading the thread first?
Posted by Frugle, on Dec 4, 2007 at 02:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
that is unacceptable... I didn't know apple would... 2,809 Views / 35 Replies  
that is unacceptable... I didn't know apple would use a screen with dead pixels again.
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 12, 2007 at 02:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Mine has never been hot enough to burn me, and I... 496 Views / 8 Replies  
Mine has never been hot enough to burn me, and I use it for some pretty intense stuff... are you sure both fans are working? Mine never gets above 60-70°C.
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 12, 2007 at 02:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
funny... I actually needed 2 of these a couple of... 587 Views / 1 Replies  
funny... I actually needed 2 of these a couple of weeks ago... so yeah, I would buy it.. (but with a VGA input)
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 11, 2007 at 10:39 AM, in Gaming
why is anyone actually discussing this? 912 Views / 36 Replies  
why is anyone actually discussing this?
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 11, 2007 at 10:36 AM, in Feedback
or you could have them all in 1 play list for... 8,948 Views / 9 Replies  
or you could have them all in 1 play list for easy access, and uncheck them all so it does not roll over.
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 11, 2007 at 02:44 AM, in Applications
zymol is good.... but all wax is personal... 676 Views / 14 Replies  
zymol is good.... but all wax is personal preference..

btw: the 6000 dollar zymol... is absolutely nothing special... the only reason it is 6000 dollars, is so you can say you have 6000 dollar...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 11, 2007 at 02:42 AM, in MacNN Lounge
+1. 1,001 Views / 19 Replies  
+1.
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 9, 2007 at 03:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have a huge USB tree of USB external enclosures... 580 Views / 5 Replies  
I have a huge USB tree of USB external enclosures and all of them work great...

I hate how the 1st gen MBP did not have FW800, so I don't have any 800 drives.. but I know eSATA is very effective...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 5, 2007 at 10:11 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
ever feel the need for more harddrive space? 633 Views / 4 Replies  
I did.... and this is a random, pointless thread.. I just thought it was interesting.

now let me start off by going ahead and ruining all your jokes... yes, more harddrive space does make me a...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 5, 2007 at 01:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I leave mine on also... They go to sleep when not... 706 Views / 7 Replies  
I leave mine on also... They go to sleep when not in use, and when you want to use them, open your laptop, make sure bluetooth is on, then double click with the mouse and hit the space bar twice and...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 5, 2007 at 01:16 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
yeah... although I have a laundry list of crap to... 764 Views / 8 Replies  
yeah... although I have a laundry list of crap to get a replacement comptuer for (logic board wine, display wine, speaker issues, HD failure, magsafe failure partial firewire failure....)

so...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 11:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah my jump from 1 to 2GB wasn't anything... 540 Views / 5 Replies  
yeah my jump from 1 to 2GB wasn't anything impressive either untill I started using FCP editing a 5 camera HD shoot... then I really realized a difference.

so yeah, you don't need 2 in OS X...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 10:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
good grief you guys are arguing about this? ... 610 Views / 11 Replies  
good grief you guys are arguing about this?

who the heck cares? I have always refered to it for new mac users as the apple key because the Apple logo is first.... look down at the key, they apple...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 10:12 PM, in Mac OS X
BTW: I've been using Steermouse now since that... 1,139 Views / 4 Replies  
BTW: I've been using Steermouse now since that reply and I love it! It has relived 90% of the hate I had for my computer.. I know can actually use my mouse!!
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 10:09 PM, in Mac OS X
DRM-free songs on itunes 271 Views / 2 Replies  
No-one has posted this yet? Apple just started putting DRM free songs on itunes! this is huge!

drm free is a buck 30.

Apple Unveils Higher Quality DRM-Free Music on the iTunes Store...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 04:52 PM, in Applications
my 1.33GHz ibook has 1.25GB and I noticed a huge... 635 Views / 10 Replies  
my 1.33GHz ibook has 1.25GB and I noticed a huge increase in speed.
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 04:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Volume lock 389 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello all, I work in a live concert environment where we use apples as video playback, and audio playback machines.

Now everytime I walk in, my procedure is to turn on the sound console, and then...
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 2, 2007 at 12:29 PM, in Mac OS X
thank you! 1,139 Views / 4 Replies  
thank you!
Posted by Frugle, on Apr 1, 2007 at 02:36 AM, in Mac OS X
BTW: Don't waste your money on 750GB drives...... 5,532 Views / 78 Replies  
BTW: Don't waste your money on 750GB drives... Hitachi (should have already) is realeasing its 1TB HDs for 399... so I def. wouldn't pay 600 dollars from apple to get a 750GB drive.

so your mac...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 31, 2007 at 03:14 AM, in Mac Desktops
I would also recommend getting a super HD also. ... 5,532 Views / 78 Replies  
I would also recommend getting a super HD also.

Doesn't have to be scsi though... why not a super SATA? Newegg.com - Western Digital Raptor X WD1500AHFD 150GB 10,000 RPM 16MB Cache Serial ATA150...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 31, 2007 at 03:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
mouse speed software 1,139 Views / 4 Replies  
Has anyone found that freaking software that gets rid of that crappy logarithmic mouse speed in OS X?


For whatever reason little things are REALLY bothering me tonight... and I have gotten so...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 31, 2007 at 02:43 AM, in Mac OS X
why are you buying an apple anyways? I don't know... 5,532 Views / 78 Replies  
why are you buying an apple anyways? I don't know of any apple users who play games...

I also agree with doing the upgrades yourself..

as a video-editor, I have over 6TB of space.... you would...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 29, 2007 at 11:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
ichat co-exists with address book... so when you... 570 Views / 10 Replies  
ichat co-exists with address book... so when you are in ichat, and click add a buddy... you can put in a first and last name, and that will show up whenever that person logs in instead of their...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 29, 2007 at 11:37 AM, in Mac Notebooks
what an incredible machine! I love the... 6,463 Views / 41 Replies  
what an incredible machine!

I love the imacs.

but just out of curiosity, why did you decide against a mac pro? Just playing around in the store, you can configured a macpro, with almost the...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 29, 2007 at 11:17 AM, in Mac Desktops
through eithernet I get 25,000Kbp/s... 273 Views / 1 Replies  
but through my macbook Pro, I only get 75Kbp/s down and 14kbps up... what could be causing this?

It is actually universal.. both my ibook and MBP are having significant speed problems.

This is...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 28, 2007 at 02:05 AM, in Networking
It would be worth voiding your warranty. It's... 444 Views / 6 Replies  
It would be worth voiding your warranty. It's going to cost ~1300 to have apple fix it (I've already heard estimates.)...

its only like 300 bucks for you to do it yourself.... and you still can...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 27, 2007 at 10:36 AM, in Mac Notebooks
warrenties will never cover self inflicted... 444 Views / 6 Replies  
warrenties will never cover self inflicted damages..

They are fairly cheap, about 150 per side... but that WILL void your warrentee if you replace it.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 26, 2007 at 11:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
mine has a swolen battery, just not enough to be... 764 Views / 8 Replies  
mine has a swolen battery, just not enough to be worried.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 26, 2007 at 04:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
does it? I don't think so.. ATA makes it... 758 Views / 16 Replies  
does it?

I don't think so.. ATA makes it impossible to plug it upside down. (correct me If I'm wrong on a 2.5" drive)

On 3.5" drives, not only is the slot only on one side, but it has a...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 26, 2007 at 04:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah I agree but how many Dell LCDs have you seen... 602 Views / 4 Replies  
yeah I agree but how many Dell LCDs have you seen with dead pixels?

Dell doesn't get crap... if they aren't exactly as great as apple, they are right up there with them.

I also would 100% buy...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 26, 2007 at 04:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't think that is what he means... when going... 605 Views / 6 Replies  
I don't think that is what he means... when going from one drive to another.. OS X assumes that you do not want to delete it from its origional location....

if you want to get past this, when you...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 26, 2007 at 12:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
video editors - have you found your PM or MP to be a good investment? 314 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello all....


I am a contract editor for several video production studios around town... right now I'm working off of my MBP, but have felt the need for a desktop system.

A studio friend...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 24, 2007 at 09:59 PM, in Mac Desktops
thanks! 324 Views / 2 Replies  
thanks!
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 22, 2007 at 06:27 PM, in Mac OS X
where else would they put it? I sure as heck... 3,041 Views / 52 Replies  
where else would they put it? I sure as heck don't want a non rectangular keboard...

but if we are redesigning a keyboard.. I want an option key on the right side.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 22, 2007 at 06:22 PM, in Mac OS X
contrary to popular belief, os 10.4.9 actually... 3,041 Views / 52 Replies  
contrary to popular belief, os 10.4.9 actually does run on a macbook pro, or any apple laptop!

And believe it or not, apply actually supports these computers! to think they would actually solve...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 22, 2007 at 12:18 PM, in Mac OS X
I donn't think the headphone thing works... Last... 790 Views / 21 Replies  
I donn't think the headphone thing works... Last i checked, on my macbook specifically, it sounds out of the speakers at full blast no matter if I have headphones plugged in, or volume turned down...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 22, 2007 at 12:09 PM, in Mac OS X
It is my understanding that in enclosures they... 569 Views / 5 Replies  
It is my understanding that in enclosures they both have to be masters (these came out of a lacie enclosure as masters)

Slave drives are only for when 2 drives are on the same cable.. (which is...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 21, 2007 at 06:15 PM, in Mac OS X
2 harddrives, OS X will only mount 1 at a time 569 Views / 5 Replies  
Hello, I just recently bought 2 firewire+USB 2 enclosures to put 2 identical maxtor 250GB drives in.

The two enclosures are exactly the same, the harddrives are exactly the same, formatted the...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 20, 2007 at 11:33 PM, in Mac OS X
I counted... it is litterally a 1 second delay..... 3,041 Views / 52 Replies  
I counted... it is litterally a 1 second delay.. the only way I can get it to not eject is if I tap it.. If I hold it for any longer it ejects.

If that is ruining your presentation than maybe you...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 20, 2007 at 11:24 PM, in Mac OS X
on a regular keyboard it is not right above the... 21,064 Views / 244 Replies  
on a regular keyboard it is not right above the backspace button... on my MBP keyboard its 2mm from the backspace, so if my computer is shifted at all, I hit the eject button instead of backspace...
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 19, 2007 at 03:26 PM, in Mac OS X
well OS X can keep a cache of display settings... 334 Views / 2 Replies  
well OS X can keep a cache of display settings ...every display tells the computer what it is when connected.... even old CRT monitors.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 19, 2007 at 03:07 PM, in Mac OS X
cheaper by what 10 bucks? I would rather spend 10... 712 Views / 11 Replies  
cheaper by what 10 bucks? I would rather spend 10 bucks and have my MBP charging rather than just running.
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 18, 2007 at 04:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
? but yeah, you can't write to NTSF, only... 403 Views / 5 Replies  
?

but yeah, you can't write to NTSF, only FAT32.....
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 17, 2007 at 09:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
right, and I wouldn't expect them to.. so... 317 Views / 5 Replies  
right, and I wouldn't expect them to..

so really? I'll take it by there... how long will the laptop be in service?
Posted by Frugle, on Mar 16, 2007 at 05:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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