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Thank you for all the great memories. 4,568 Views / 71 Replies  
Thank you for all the great memories.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 5, 2016 at 10:39 PM, in Mac News
The issue is with Mobile Me. Yes you can wipe... 5,018 Views / 56 Replies  
The issue is with Mobile Me. Yes you can wipe your phone and set it up as new but then you lose all of the stored data in all of your apps. So anyone with apps that keep notes or files, as well as...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 11, 2009 at 02:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
MobileME is the cause 5,018 Views / 56 Replies  
Guys I've managed to narrow it down to my Mobile ME account. I only use MobileME on my phone for my .Mac email account and to sync my Calender over the air. Well turning off the calendering function...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 11, 2009 at 01:43 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Sticky: Ghetto MacBook Stand 1,122,669 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Here's mine. As you can tell I'm NOT a neat freak. ;-) Also thats a silicone keyboard cover that looks like a warped keyboard. Its just not laying flatly. I DO have a real black keyboard there...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jun 9, 2009 at 04:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Epic Success. A few launch day bumps do not... 1,402 Views / 74 Replies  
Epic Success.

A few launch day bumps do not a fail make. This won't even be remembered 6 months from now by the general public.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 15, 2008 at 04:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I agree Apple will at some point need to expand... 1,569 Views / 10 Replies  
I agree Apple will at some point need to expand into new markets but seeing as how they're only 8% in the US and still around 2% worldwide, pursuing the "thousands and thousands" of OSS users who are...
Posted by ndptal85, on Nov 26, 2007 at 06:39 PM, in Mac OS X
Calm down besson3c. 1,569 Views / 10 Replies  
You're a bit of a spaz man.

In any case Apple didn't build the Apple Stores to cater to OSS folks. Chuckit is right when he says no one cares about OSS on the Mac. Apple just flat out isn't...
Posted by ndptal85, on Nov 26, 2007 at 05:52 PM, in Mac OS X
You could return the iPhone or you could you know... 1,613 Views / 22 Replies  
You could return the iPhone or you could you know just buy Tiger from eBay or Leopard and move on with your life. This issue is such a non-issue that its funny.
Posted by ndptal85, on Nov 14, 2007 at 06:34 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I'm not a teenager, I'm 27 years old. Me and most... 10,395 Views / 28 Replies  
I'm not a teenager, I'm 27 years old. Me and most of my friends mostly talk via text messages and IM. We don't use the phone for calling that much. In addition to that I use text messaging for work...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 13, 2007 at 11:58 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone has a text messaging limit. 10,395 Views / 28 Replies  
Has anyone else run into this? I send/recieve a lot of text messages and last week I started getting a warning that my "Text Mailbox is almost full. Please delete some messages."

Thats insane....
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 9, 2007 at 05:09 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhoto not working with iPhone 749 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey All

Whenever I plug my iPhone into my Mac Mini it syncs with iTunes and AddressBook, iCal and Mail but iPhoto doesn't pop up anymore like it used to. Furthermore when I manually launch iPhoto...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 31, 2007 at 11:07 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Care to tell us what brand of 3rd party batteries... 1,519 Views / 23 Replies  
Care to tell us what brand of 3rd party batteries you bought? My NewerTech 3rd party batteries fit just fine and had the light indicator on the bottom. NewerTech is a LONG time vendor of Mac...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 29, 2007 at 01:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Good point kman. I bought mine on launch day June... 666 Views / 7 Replies  
Good point kman. I bought mine on launch day June 29th. When did you buy yours?
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 12, 2007 at 06:20 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I had the same issue with the slider being VERY... 666 Views / 7 Replies  
I had the same issue with the slider being VERY unresponsive until the phone is rebooted. I think its related to the memory leak.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 12, 2007 at 05:49 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
And your apps are completely stable? Click on... 666 Views / 7 Replies  
And your apps are completely stable? Click on Settings > Usage and tell me how many days you have for both Usage and Standby if you don't mind.

Thanks
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 12, 2007 at 05:48 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone Memory Leakage - Major Concern - 666 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm hopefull Apple will adderss this in the first software update.

I decided to play a little game with the usage statistics in the Settings app and see if I could get to 100 hours of usage...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 12, 2007 at 05:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Crazyeraper, Super Duper lets you backup any... 628 Views / 8 Replies  
Crazyeraper,

Super Duper lets you backup any HFS+ formatted volume to any other HFS+ formatted volume. It actually reformats the destination drive before beginning the backup process. So you can't...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 3, 2007 at 01:33 PM, in Mac OS X
Super Duper 628 Views / 8 Replies  
Hey crazyreaper,

You need to use a program called Super Duper which you can get from Shirt Pocket Software. Google for it. Its free for full backups/clones and its braindead easy to use.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 3, 2007 at 01:20 PM, in Mac OS X
Mine just got activated about an hour and a half... 3,035 Views / 127 Replies  
Mine just got activated about an hour and a half ago. I've made outgoing calls and texts but haven't recieved any incoming calls or texts yet.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jun 30, 2007 at 04:19 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Apple's Macintosh reaches a 7.6% marketshare. 1,003 Views / 29 Replies  
I hope this is the right forum for this. Forgive me if it is not.

http://www.usatoday.com/tech/wireless/phones/2007-06-19-iphone-mania_N.htm

If you look at the chart on the side of this article...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jun 20, 2007 at 08:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Just so you know... 1,451 Views / 64 Replies  
There are guys who love the 'fat birds' as you like to say and can't stand the stick figures you seem to be fond of. By putting everyone up, everyone has something to chose from.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jun 4, 2007 at 12:39 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Just so you know, your sig no longer links to an... 25,943 Views / 526 Replies  
Just so you know, your sig no longer links to an active page on Apple's site.
Posted by ndptal85, on Feb 11, 2007 at 11:47 PM, in Feedback
Please read this post. 1,061 Views / 18 Replies  
As long as you aren't playing video games then the Mac Mini is more than fast enough for your needs. I have one and its a speed demon. So you could get a new (or newish, I'd suggest used LCD to save...
Posted by ndptal85, on Feb 11, 2007 at 08:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
10.4.8 Random App Quit Issues 403 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey All.

Since upgrading to OS 10.4.8 I've notice done major problem on my Intel Mac Mini. It seems that programs randomly quit when my computer has been idle for sometime and the monitor has...
Posted by ndptal85, on Oct 15, 2006 at 06:51 PM, in Mac OS X
Sticky: Crouching Donkey, what type of mouse or device is... 1,122,669 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Crouching Donkey, what type of mouse or device is that to the right of the keyboard in front of the Powerbook?
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 15, 2006 at 10:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You don't have to buy the video card from Apple... 24,851 Views / 476 Replies  
You don't have to buy the video card from Apple anymore than you have to buy the CPU or RAM or HD from Apple.
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 8, 2006 at 01:14 PM, in Mac Desktops
Sticky: Thanks but its actually a Powerbook not an iBook.... 1,122,669 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Thanks but its actually a Powerbook not an iBook. The lighting must make it hard to see properly.
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 4, 2006 at 12:24 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Huge Corner Desks For The Win 1,122,669 Views / 4,110 Replies  
I just got my new desk this week and since I have both a Mac Mini and a PowerBook I'll be posting in both picture threads!

Just so you know, the desk that I have is an O'Sullivan model that can...
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 3, 2006 at 04:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Huge Corner Desks For The Win 117,619 Views / 401 Replies  
I just got my new desk this week and since I have both a Mac Mini and a PowerBook I'll be posting in both picture threads!

Just so you know, the desk that I have is an O'Sullivan model that can...
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 3, 2006 at 04:27 PM, in Mac Desktops
Neither. ;-) I have "The Ball" from MacMice. Its... 687 Views / 3 Replies  
Neither. ;-) I have "The Ball" from MacMice. Its a bluetooth trackball.
Posted by ndptal85, on Sep 3, 2006 at 01:08 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Doesn't everyone love how just about every... 15,715 Views / 224 Replies  
Doesn't everyone love how just about every computer manufacturer and their grandmother is coming out with Core 2 Duo laptops today while Apple drags its ass to increase its margins on their older...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 28, 2006 at 04:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The behaviour you have observed from your MacBook... 3,753 Views / 45 Replies  
The behaviour you have observed from your MacBook is the desired behaviour. Its called "CPU Throttling". In order to conserve battery power and lower heat output the CPU is throttled down to the...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 21, 2006 at 05:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If you are satisified then why did you in your... 3,753 Views / 45 Replies  
If you are satisified then why did you in your first post say "to my dismay"?
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 21, 2006 at 04:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've already said this once in this thread and... 24,851 Views / 476 Replies  
I've already said this once in this thread and aside from the people wanting a small form factor, listen up.

The current Mac Pros will be around $1500 in a year on the used market. So just wait 12...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 20, 2006 at 08:04 PM, in Mac Desktops
The Ball 1,465 Views / 23 Replies  
The ergonmics are in no way as good as a Logitech trackball and takes some getting used to. But for a laptop which is often on uneven surfaces its good enough for me and the only convienent wireless...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 11, 2006 at 10:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow. Why such old tech? 7,029 Views / 52 Replies  
"I mean, I never stop working with my MDD, I mean I gotta create one original comedy/parody song per week for a morning show, and work with two magazines everyday! so, thats what I was thinking of a...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 11, 2006 at 02:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
The idea of having a charging base negates the... 1,465 Views / 23 Replies  
The idea of having a charging base negates the necessity of fumbling with batteries that suddenly die on you mid use. I have a MacMice bluetooth trackball called "TheBall"....
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 10, 2006 at 05:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Aside from the crazy heat they throw off, whats... 24,851 Views / 476 Replies  
Aside from the crazy heat they throw off, whats wrong with just picking up used or refurb PowerMac G5s? In about 6 months even the QuadCores should be going for $1500-2000.......
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 10, 2006 at 05:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
You speak nonsense. 6,522 Views / 58 Replies  
The Mac isn't dead. How on earth can you STILL think the PowerPC platform is "very capable"? In what regard? Intel ALONE has managed to keep on improving their product while the combined forces of...
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 5, 2006 at 12:40 PM, in Mac Desktops
What was his overall feedback rating? If it was... 963 Views / 22 Replies  
What was his overall feedback rating? If it was less than 10 I wouldn't be buying from him. In fact I don't buy from people who have a less than 100 rating.
Posted by ndptal85, on Aug 2, 2006 at 05:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The PowerPC Strikes Back! 6,522 Views / 58 Replies  
Some possibly exciting news on the PowerPC front directly from MacOSRumors. Take it for what you will; http://www.macosrumors.com/20060716.php :

"MOSR has been talking with sources at several of...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 26, 2006 at 01:03 PM, in Mac Desktops
So basically one sick puppy is the last person in... 6,846 Views / 89 Replies  
So basically one sick puppy is the last person in the world to find out that Macs are more expensive then PCs most of the time?
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 26, 2006 at 10:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Duh. I just found it after going to the forums... 386 Views / 1 Replies  
Duh. I just found it after going to the forums over at ThinkSecret. It takes you right to AppleNova.com.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 20, 2006 at 05:54 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Whats the name of those forums... 386 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey All I just have a simple question.

A few months ago I saw a link on a thread here on MacNN Forums to another Mac forum site thats pretty obscure. Like AndrewMac or something. I can't remember...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 20, 2006 at 05:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Quad Core Intel Chips By Q4 of THIS YEAR! 985 Views / 8 Replies  
http://www.tgdaily.com/2006/07/19/intel_to_launch_quad_core_in_q4_2006/
...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 20, 2006 at 11:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
I tried out both JBL Creatures and the Sound... 1,502 Views / 12 Replies  
I tried out both JBL Creatures and the Sound Sticks and it was hands down the Sound Sticks. The JBL Creatures got distorted at higher volumes.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 10, 2006 at 06:53 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The point is that they are mobile, as a laptop... 1,502 Views / 12 Replies  
The point is that they are mobile, as a laptop is. When you close your laptop, you put them in the bag you brought your laptop in. Its not that hard to figure out man. I have the Harmon Kardon Sound...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 10, 2006 at 06:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I really don't know where in the jack it is I... 1,601 Views / 34 Replies  
I really don't know where in the jack it is I just kinda swabbed all around with the toothpick and got it to work. I never did anything hard enough to break the toothpick though.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 10, 2006 at 01:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have some external speakers from Creative that... 1,502 Views / 12 Replies  
I have some external speakers from Creative that clip onto the top of the screen frame. http://stargatefan.textamerica.com/?r=4594962

They're very loud and powerful and can be powered either via...
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 10, 2006 at 01:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sometimes a person so woefully stupid comes along... 4,422 Views / 73 Replies  
Sometimes a person so woefully stupid comes along that you have to wonder are they purposefully putting you on or are they really this stupid? Either possibility is equally sad.
Posted by ndptal85, on Jul 5, 2006 at 04:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
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