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I enabled Q2DE permanently on 10.4.0, ran fine,... 646 Views / 5 Replies  
I enabled Q2DE permanently on 10.4.0, ran fine, it felt snipper...
After upgrading to 10.4.1 where they Apple tinkers with the graphic drivers,
Q2DE will cause my screen to stop refreshing and I...
Posted by belldandy, on May 22, 2005 at 02:32 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you have Apple Care, time to give that a call... 815 Views / 15 Replies  
If you have Apple Care, time to give that a call and ask to speak with a supervisor with some real authority. Politely explain your experience with your powerbook and remind him of you read...
Posted by belldandy, on May 22, 2005 at 02:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Owned battery for 1.5 yr Full Charge Capacity... 683 Views / 10 Replies  
Owned battery for 1.5 yr
Full Charge Capacity (mAh): 3069
Reduced Power Setting
Wireless Off & Bluetooth Off & Dimmest backlight: 3.5 hr
Wireless On & Bluetooth Off & Dimmest backlight: 1.5 hr...
Posted by belldandy, on May 22, 2005 at 02:18 AM, in Mac Notebooks
You can try go to Apple B&M and see you can apply... 737 Views / 8 Replies  
You can try go to Apple B&M and see you can apply your educational discount. I haven't seen them keeping track of how many computer you have bought using your educational discount.
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 10:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Yea, I agree with Ciber. The 2005FPW has 3 year... 1,068,506 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Yea, I agree with Ciber. The 2005FPW has 3 year warranty, just make Dell get you the right one that you are satisfied with =D
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 10:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Looks fine on Safari. Different HTML Rendering... 1,068,506 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Looks fine on Safari. Different HTML Rendering Engine?
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 05:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: I have too much fun with the giant pictures...... 1,068,506 Views / 4,110 Replies  
I have too much fun with the giant pictures... Any way to use the HTML tags to resize the IMG such as <img src="blah blah blah" width=x height=y></img>

The powerbook setup:...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 04:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Standard procedures: 1. If you have... 21,627 Views / 31 Replies  
Standard procedures:

1. If you have installed non-Apple memory, take them out and put back the original ones in and see if you have the wake problem again.
2. Rest PMU, Reset NVRAM <-- Look up...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 01:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
So, a Black finish powerbook with matching black... 1,297 Views / 13 Replies  
So, a Black finish powerbook with matching black keyboard. Just turn on the back-led keyboard all the time =D

Personally, I am getting sick of Silver finish products. The Razor 3 cell phone, the...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 01:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry to disappoint you, but I haven't seen Apple... 524 Views / 6 Replies  
Sorry to disappoint you, but I haven't seen Apple releasing a powerbook that has better battery life than the iBook. Mainly because of the following reasons: Faster CPU, Higher-clock Graphic chips,...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 01:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If Apple upgrades the powerbook within the fall,... 15,848 Views / 112 Replies  
If Apple upgrades the powerbook within the fall, it will be 250Mhz Bump => 1.8 G4
If Apple upgrades the powerbook at MacWorld 06, it will be a Dual Core G4 => 1.8 G4 Dual Core

If Apple upgrades...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 01:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I did the opposite a couple years ago, I when... 1,157 Views / 14 Replies  
I did the opposite a couple years ago, I when from a 12" iBook to a 15" powerbook. Take aside the performance gain, I enjoyed the 15" for only about 1 year. Now that I bought a 20" LCD, I really...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 01:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Your heat problem is consistent with 15"... 4,247 Views / 61 Replies  
Your heat problem is consistent with 15" powerbook users as well. My 1.25Ghz 15" pb runs at 63.2 degree C all the time with a 20" LCD external display. I am running it in clamshell mode. I have...
Posted by belldandy, on May 20, 2005 at 12:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Is there a hack for forward delete key? 518 Views / 4 Replies  
An old unix shortcut key will work: Ctrl + D

^_^ Have a good Day
Posted by belldandy, on Mar 2, 2005 at 12:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Go to Application, Utilities, Disk Utility ... 578 Views / 4 Replies  
Go to Application, Utilities, Disk Utility

On the left panel, select your new hard drive, then on the right upper portion, select the partition tab. Check to see if you already have any exisitng...
Posted by belldandy, on Oct 21, 2004 at 06:24 PM, in Mac Desktops
I store mine on a home grown FreeBSD 1TB... 830 Views / 22 Replies  
I store mine on a home grown FreeBSD 1TB fileserver. Since at home, I have gigabit ethernet, synching songs with iTunes is not slow at all.
Posted by belldandy, on Sep 25, 2004 at 08:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This is intended by Apple. They do not want... 470 Views / 6 Replies  
This is intended by Apple. They do not want quick charge cycle (me probably wrong on terminology and spelling) on the battery since that is bad. So, when you connect the charger to the powerbook,...
Posted by belldandy, on Sep 25, 2004 at 08:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Actually it has been done before. Cable company... 498 Views / 3 Replies  
Actually it has been done before. Cable company are required by FCC to provide customer a Firewire based HD set top box (free if you are on their movie channel package as well). If you can obtain...
Posted by belldandy, on Sep 25, 2004 at 08:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Have you tried update Toast to 6.0.5? Toast... 728 Views / 12 Replies  
Have you tried update Toast to 6.0.5? Toast often included the proper support for a new dvd burner in updates. 6.0.1 sounds kinda old.
Posted by belldandy, on Sep 19, 2004 at 09:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Software issues. Run the newest combo update... 599 Views / 14 Replies  
Software issues. Run the newest combo update from Apple. This seems to be issue coming back over and over again each time after you run OS update via Software update.
Posted by belldandy, on Aug 16, 2004 at 03:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Visit www.cubeowner.com for a detail FAQ. Please... 860 Views / 20 Replies  
Visit www.cubeowner.com for a detail FAQ. Please read FAQ on cubeowner before posting on cubeowner forum since every question u can think of about upgrading the cube is listed in FAQ in details. =D...
Posted by belldandy, on Mar 23, 2004 at 07:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
Powerbook 15" & 17" uses samsung... 2,226 Views / 40 Replies  
Powerbook 15" & 17" uses samsung chips.
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 11, 2004 at 01:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry, but I think you are in la-la land. ^_X ... 1,954 Views / 21 Replies  
Sorry, but I think you are in la-la land. ^_X

But if you need the performance, just go ahead and get 2 512MB sticks now since they have the best performance/cost ratio. When 1GB stick is within...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 8, 2004 at 04:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Just so happen my friend bought in a stick for... 1,291 Views / 15 Replies  
Just so happen my friend bought in a stick for his thinkpad T41 (please don't ask me why he bought the thinkpad.... it's already hard enough to sit in a meeting with 8 people using a thinkpad...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 06:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Persistent. Keep bugging Apple Care til they... 2,206 Views / 28 Replies  
Persistent. Keep bugging Apple Care til they break (give u the al-book 1Ghz combo as compensation) or you break. (ur lust over 1.25Ghz al-book overcomes your sense) ^_^"

1) your backup will be...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 06:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It is very hard to describe the performance trade... 901 Views / 11 Replies  
It is very hard to describe the performance trade off based on cache. I can tell you this is entirely upto the progams you used.

L2 cache are on-die, which means the interconnect (think of it...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 06:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
That's why we suggest you install the new battery... 464 Views / 5 Replies  
That's why we suggest you install the new battery (in 2nd step) before reinstalling Panther. When you insert the new battery, your system will update the firmware in the batter. But let me warn you...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 05:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Agree w/ Stradlater ^_^ 464 Views / 5 Replies  
Agree w/ Stradlater ^_^
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 04:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I am playing devil's advocate here. =D ... 1,539 Views / 13 Replies  
I am playing devil's advocate here. =D

KoolSink
http://www.koolsink.com/

U know you want it, but if your wallet is hurting, don't click the link. =P
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 02:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have been using the memoryx.net samsung chips... 1,291 Views / 15 Replies  
I have been using the memoryx.net samsung chips since 2 weeks ago. Have been running Elite Force II every night, xcoding during the day, sleep the pb as I transport it from home to work. No problem...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 02:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I suggest you bring it into the Apple Store if... 647 Views / 5 Replies  
I suggest you bring it into the Apple Store if there is one in your neighborhood. They can immediately check if the attenna is properly connected and secured on the spot.
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 12:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ring up Crucial customer service and tell them... 1,291 Views / 15 Replies  
Ring up Crucial customer service and tell them what you are experiencing. When they ask you what u want to do, just tell them you want a full refund. You will have to mail in the ram with some sort...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 3, 2004 at 12:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I concur with the above poster. I run MatrixGL as... 817 Views / 11 Replies  
I concur with the above poster. I run MatrixGL as my screensaver. Although it is a really cool screensaver (IF YOU HAVEN"T TRIED IT, GO DOWNLOAD IT NOW. =D), it takes 80% of my cpu power and the fan...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 2, 2004 at 10:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This happens before with apple update on 10.2.5. ... 513 Views / 2 Replies  
This happens before with apple update on 10.2.5. Download the 10.3.2 Combo update and run it on your machine, then restart. I am not sure if that's the same issue, but its worth a try. Best of...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 2, 2004 at 10:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I thought I should mention when you are planning... 618 Views / 10 Replies  
I thought I should mention when you are planning to order through mail catalogue company, you really should steer away from the memory offer since the al-book is very picky about memory and trust me,...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 2, 2004 at 10:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I want to confirm the poster's problem. I, too,... 1,291 Views / 15 Replies  
I want to confirm the poster's problem. I, too, have tried Crucial 1GB stick on my 15" 1.25Ghz Al-Book without success, the result is random lockup and kernal panic. For now, the safest bet on 1GB...
Posted by belldandy, on Jan 2, 2004 at 10:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
 
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