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My initial thoughts were my router and... 4,983 Views / 40 Replies  
My initial thoughts were my router and surrounding as well, however, as of now I can safely say it is a MBP airport issue. I have turned off automatic channel selection, done site surveys and picked...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 12, 2007 at 09:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I am using a D-link DI634M mimo, I have 3-4 bars... 4,983 Views / 40 Replies  
I am using a D-link DI634M mimo, I have 3-4 bars throughout the house and when it the internet drops out.

I am feeling it is certainly an airport firmware issue, are these altered by the airport...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 12, 2007 at 01:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the same problem it seems to be related to... 4,983 Views / 40 Replies  
I have the same problem it seems to be related to airport update 2007-004. While surfing at times, my internet connection for some reason stops responding. My ip address is still assigned, and...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 11, 2007 at 05:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Core2Duo 2.16 Wake from sleep issue 386 Views / 1 Replies  
Every once in a while I will open my book from sleep, and it will stop blinking the sleep light, and make the normal superdrive noise, however have a completely black screen. I have to hold the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Mar 2, 2007 at 10:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Weird wake up problem 288 Views / 0 Replies  
Delete-- accidental double post.
Posted by HarriganC, on Mar 2, 2007 at 10:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Even some replaced across product lines.. I had... 584 Views / 6 Replies  
Even some replaced across product lines.. I had a macbook that had extensive problems and unresolved repairs and replaced it with a brand new MBP after 6mos. of problems.
Posted by HarriganC, on Dec 26, 2006 at 11:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Although I see areas at the edeges of the screen... 2,878 Views / 37 Replies  
Although I see areas at the edeges of the screen with illumination differences, I have seen this in all apple notebooks I have owned (which is many), I find my colors to be rich and true and no grain...
Posted by HarriganC, on Dec 13, 2006 at 09:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Love my stock 2.16 GHz C2D... My wireless... 3,690 Views / 42 Replies  
Love my stock 2.16 GHz C2D... My wireless reception is mediocre.
Posted by HarriganC, on Nov 28, 2006 at 10:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I know I could do a search and yield the info,... 6,066 Views / 15 Replies  
I know I could do a search and yield the info, but since this thread is going I may as well ask.

What exactly is the purpose of region code change limiting? who does it benefit? It's obviously not...
Posted by HarriganC, on Nov 16, 2006 at 09:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Same here. 597 Views / 17 Replies  
Same here.
Posted by HarriganC, on Nov 10, 2006 at 01:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This machine is dramatically cooler than the... 850 Views / 8 Replies  
This machine is dramatically cooler than the macbooks I had, it is averaging around 72C, even under a heavy load it didn't move much from that temp, the fan(s) compensated.
Posted by HarriganC, on Nov 2, 2006 at 01:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Amazingly Perfect. 850 Views / 8 Replies  
I posted last week sometime checking in on any problems the current MBP's, which at the time were rev. A because apple was offering to replace my blackbook with one due to numerous unsuccessful...
Posted by HarriganC, on Nov 1, 2006 at 10:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The problem is when Apple has multiple... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
The problem is when Apple has multiple unsuccessful repairs, and replacement machines that end up exhibiting the same symptoms. It his very hard for consumers to trust a machine that they have had...
Posted by HarriganC, on Oct 23, 2006 at 10:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Replacement Machine- reliability. 337 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi MBP people,

After numerous problems with macbooks, I have had 3 repairs, and a replacement machine that has come down with the same problem, Apple is replacing my machine with the basic MBP. I...
Posted by HarriganC, on Oct 20, 2006 at 10:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I am no longer going to be in the macbook... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
Well, I am no longer going to be in the macbook forum, as much as I love the size, and performance of machine while its working, I can't be bogged down by the unreliability of the machine. Apple is...
Posted by HarriganC, on Oct 20, 2006 at 01:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Long time no post... my blackbook week 20... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
Long time no post... my blackbook week 20 blackbook was replaced after 3 unsuccessful repairs of RSS. I waited one month for a replacement machine. amd today, my week 32 blackbook started RSS. On...
Posted by HarriganC, on Oct 20, 2006 at 01:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
So, my order was guaranteed by September 1st, and... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
So, my order was guaranteed by September 1st, and didn't go out, and is now delayed until 14th. This was a replacement order, so I called my contact at customer relations, that set up the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Sep 2, 2006 at 10:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Another promise broken... guaranteed to ship out... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
Another promise broken... guaranteed to ship out the 1st, and not being bumped, and, again, apple has failed me... still not shipped.
Posted by HarriganC, on Sep 2, 2006 at 12:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't know if I was just lied to so she could... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
I don't know if I was just lied to so she could get me off the phone, however, when I just called the lady assured me that mine would ship today, and not get bumped again.

CH
Posted by HarriganC, on Sep 1, 2006 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I am actually starting to think that we might be... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
I am actually starting to think that we might be in for a change, ran themselves out of the stock, and are waiting to ship for a release announcement.... Minis keep getting delayed as well.
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 31, 2006 at 11:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Did it end up shipping dudes? Mine is supposed... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
Did it end up shipping dudes? Mine is supposed to be shipped tomorrow, which is a replacement to a problematic MacBook I have been without since August 9th. If it doesn't ship tomorrow, they WILL...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 31, 2006 at 11:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Mine which was ordered aug17 is supposed to ship... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
Mine which was ordered aug17 is supposed to ship Friday, I must say though, I am skeptical, as there are people on the apple discussion forums, who had an original ship date of the 21. bumped to the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 30, 2006 at 01:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Who knows at this point, I am getting extremely... 9,766 Views / 117 Replies  
Who knows at this point, I am getting extremely frustrated, the machine I am waiting for is a replacement of my week 20 that was repaired unsuccessfully three times. Customer relations ordered my...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 29, 2006 at 12:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I didn't think that they would ship those two... 1,511 Views / 21 Replies  
I didn't think that they would ship those two items together anyway seeing how they generally ship as items are available, I don't understand why that would delay the macbook. My contact at Customer...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 24, 2006 at 11:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I am waiting on a replacement MacBook, black, 1GB... 1,511 Views / 21 Replies  
I am waiting on a replacement MacBook, black, 1GB of ram. The order was processed on Aug.17 by Customer Relations, it originnaly was supposed to ship by the 22nd, and yesterday got bumped to...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 23, 2006 at 11:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Called in Monday due to one week of "on-hold part... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
Called in Monday due to one week of "on-hold part on order," they put on a global search, I received the book back today, and they sent it back without the part they were holding for!!!! I called in...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 16, 2006 at 11:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Weird, it stopped doing it. However, while... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
Weird, it stopped doing it. However, while thinking of reasons, I pegged the cores for 5 min. and the fans started to blare, however, still the temp. was 96-97 C and didn't budge. I know they can...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 5, 2006 at 07:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I am furious, it's going in for round #2. ... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
I am furious, it's going in for round #2.

Mine is random during normal usage. However, can be provoked by starting (2) windows of "yes > /dev/null" occurs w/in 2 minutes.
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 5, 2006 at 04:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Holding for applecare. Shut down with both ram... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
Holding for applecare. Shut down with both ram modules singly.
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 5, 2006 at 04:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have... this is the 2nd time, on hold with... 306 Views / 1 Replies  
I have... this is the 2nd time, on hold with applecare, in which they'll likely want to replace another logic board.:thumbsdow
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 5, 2006 at 04:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I brought my MacBook week 20 in on July 12th for... 80,423 Views / 399 Replies  
I brought my MacBook week 20 in on July 12th for the sudden shutdown problem, the logic board was replaced, and I received it back July 19. It worked great for the time I have had it back, and...
Posted by HarriganC, on Aug 5, 2006 at 03:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Bump? no one? 510 Views / 4 Replies  
Bump? no one?
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 20, 2006 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Top Case off slightly. 510 Views / 4 Replies  
I received my macbook back today after the logic board and optical drive were replaced, all is good so far. I have noticed though, when reassembled the front left top case is a millimeter higher...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 19, 2006 at 12:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
My week 20 blackbook that I purchased the week... 2,929 Views / 5 Replies  
My week 20 blackbook that I purchased the week they were released went in last Wednesday for the random shutdown/ colored vertical line problem, since it was in, I also had them look into why the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 18, 2006 at 04:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The AASP called today, my machine was having both... 29,752 Views / 72 Replies  
The AASP called today, my machine was having both the vertical line problem, and random shutdowns, they have a logic board on order.

CH
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 14, 2006 at 01:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I dropped my book off at the AASP, going to be a... 29,752 Views / 72 Replies  
I dropped my book off at the AASP, going to be a couple days before I hear something. I hope that this isn't going to be a common phenomena, seeing that all the people are having this issue at the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 12, 2006 at 12:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have had my blacbook since the last week in May... 29,752 Views / 72 Replies  
I have had my blacbook since the last week in May with absolutely no problems. Yesterday I updated to 10.4.7 all was fine, and had no problems. Randomly while I was surfing, the fans started to...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 12, 2006 at 08:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
More Ram? I will note however, my brother... 413 Views / 2 Replies  
More Ram? I will note however, my brother continually whined about his iBook running painfully slower than it had when new, and wasn't able to attribute it to lack of ram- it was actually the...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 11, 2006 at 12:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
"I was reading some blogs and fourms about people... 2,496 Views / 61 Replies  
"I was reading some blogs and fourms about people complaining about there Macbook flaking and now look here there is another person complaining so for does who say is fake they are wrong its...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 3, 2006 at 08:33 AM, in Mac Notebooks
This particular issue is justified, however, I... 2,496 Views / 61 Replies  
This particular issue is justified, however, I have been a witness to other threads in which this individual claims "officiality," that he can't justify.

Back to the original post, if your...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 2, 2006 at 10:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
official |əˈfi sh əl| adjective of or relating to... 2,496 Views / 61 Replies  
official |əˈfi sh əl| adjective of or relating to an authority or public body and its duties, actions, and responsibilities : the governor's official engagements. • having the approval or...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 2, 2006 at 09:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If everyone on this board thought that their... 2,496 Views / 61 Replies  
If everyone on this board thought that their instincts were "official," and factual, then this site would be more like macrumors. It is okay for your intuition to guide you, however, I think it is...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 2, 2006 at 09:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It's hard to respect you when you are... 2,496 Views / 61 Replies  
It's hard to respect you when you are consistently the start of a rant..
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 2, 2006 at 07:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Not. I am positive there likely will be a... 639 Views / 8 Replies  
Not. I am positive there likely will be a firmware update, as it is usually around the time in a product line that one may be released, however, I highly doubt you have substance to back up any...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 1, 2006 at 05:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MacMan, The reason people are so "skeptical" of... 639 Views / 8 Replies  
MacMan, The reason people are so "skeptical" of you is you run your mouth as the all-knowing, however, you never back up your statements..

-blackbooks flaking
-defective trackpads
-firmware...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jul 1, 2006 at 07:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
It seems ridiculous that iweb can't "decompile"... 528 Views / 6 Replies  
It seems ridiculous that iweb can't "decompile" site that it created and import them.... sorry if I used that term incorrectly it seems to fit, however, I am not a programmer by any means.
Posted by HarriganC, on Jun 28, 2006 at 10:37 PM, in Applications
What was the purpose of your reply? The... 528 Views / 6 Replies  
What was the purpose of your reply?

The situation stinks, and I for sure will start backing up my domain file, and wouldn't have until I tried to finf out for you... no one seems to have a...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jun 28, 2006 at 05:55 PM, in Applications
Flashing Globe 549 Views / 2 Replies  
I had a really strange occurence with my MacBook today, it is a stock blackbook BTO w/ 1GB of ram.

My computer never gets shut down, and today when I came home after a short trip (1/2 hour), prior...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jun 24, 2006 at 09:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
HP Laserjet 1020, says it isn't mac compatible on... 706 Views / 10 Replies  
HP Laserjet 1020, says it isn't mac compatible on the box, however works flawlessy and all features available. Inexpensive, and surprised me in quality.

CH
Posted by HarriganC, on Jun 18, 2006 at 08:34 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I ordered my blackbook the day they were released... 1,495 Views / 16 Replies  
I ordered my blackbook the day they were released and received it about a week later. Mine runs around 65 when running Adium, Camino, iTunes, Entourage, generally what I have going whenever I'm...
Posted by HarriganC, on Jun 17, 2006 at 10:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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