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I had ordered a new MBP but, before it was... 7,802 Views / 125 Replies  
I had ordered a new MBP but, before it was shipped, found a great deal on brand new "Early 2008" MBPs (350€ discount). Cheaper than the new MBs!. This and the mixed feelings I had after trying out...
Posted by aloner, on Nov 20, 2008 at 08:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It´s been a week since 10.4.2 was released.... 6,730 Views / 82 Replies  
It´s been a week since 10.4.2 was released. Anybody has an idea of when TD will be updated?

My dock looks awful now.
Posted by aloner, on Jul 19, 2005 at 08:34 PM, in GUI Customization
Bring back the Pismo. That would make me and a... 2,039 Views / 33 Replies  
Bring back the Pismo. That would make me and a lot of other people very happy.
Posted by aloner, on Jun 21, 2005 at 05:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Same problem here. Random kernel panics when... 1,195 Views / 21 Replies  
Same problem here. Random kernel panics when waking up from sleep.
It turned out the panics were caused by bad RAM. The faulty module was recognized OK by Panther and Apple Hardware Test showed no...
Posted by aloner, on Dec 12, 2003 at 05:20 PM, in Mac Desktops
Check the support page on Aspyr web site. ... 2,657 Views / 3 Replies  
Check the support page on Aspyr web site.

http://www.aspyr.com/games.php/mac/mohsp/
Posted by aloner, on Dec 4, 2003 at 02:46 PM, in Gaming
Ummm...., the ATI Radeon 8500 Mac Edition in my... 672 Views / 5 Replies  
Ummm...., the ATI Radeon 8500 Mac Edition in my PowerMac is reported as ATY R200 in System Profile (64 MB VRAM though).

However, the Radeon 7500 in my iBook is reported as ATY, RageM7.

Is ATI...
Posted by aloner, on Dec 1, 2003 at 10:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
If you get the G5 and plan to do some heavy... 878 Views / 6 Replies  
If you get the G5 and plan to do some heavy gaming, consider upgrading the video card to the Radeon 9600 Pro.
Posted by aloner, on Dec 1, 2003 at 09:53 AM, in Mac Desktops
ThermoGraph wont work with my iBook 900 either. 804 Views / 14 Replies  
ThermoGraph wont work with my iBook 900 either.
Posted by aloner, on Nov 25, 2003 at 04:27 AM, in Mac Notebooks
i had a similar problem. After some testing, I... 662 Views / 4 Replies  
i had a similar problem. After some testing, I found out the wireless mouse I was using was causing the sleep problems.
I removed the mouse and now my iBooks sleeps like a baby.
Posted by aloner, on Nov 22, 2003 at 05:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
In Madrid, they gave away a mouse pad and an... 1,021 Views / 12 Replies  
In Madrid, they gave away a mouse pad and an Apple t-shirt to every Panther buyer
Posted by aloner, on Oct 25, 2003 at 01:23 PM, in macOS
I had the same problem a few months ago with my... 1,280 Views / 6 Replies  
I had the same problem a few months ago with my iBook battery. In fact, every week the charge percentage would diminish. (80%, 73%,...)

After calling AppleCare, they sent me a replacement battery.
Posted by aloner, on Oct 18, 2003 at 02:27 AM, in Mac Notebooks
The "Ignore trackapd while mouse is connected"... 775 Views / 3 Replies  
The "Ignore trackapd while mouse is connected" seems to work only if no third-party mouse driver is installed or used.
Posted by aloner, on Sep 28, 2003 at 06:49 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Buy the iBook and spend the $500 price difference... 1,295 Views / 12 Replies  
Buy the iBook and spend the $500 price difference in a 512MB memory module, an Airport card and some software you might need.
Posted by aloner, on Aug 14, 2003 at 05:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the support. Ive tried every trick... 717 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks for the support. Ive tried every trick and still can not get Rave to work. I believe it has something to do with the OS 9 version Im using....
(OS 9.2.2 restore version in a PowerMac Dual...
Posted by aloner, on Aug 10, 2003 at 01:05 PM, in Gaming
Actually its 70 in Europe. Anyway I find those... 1,025 Views / 15 Replies  
Actually its 70 in Europe. Anyway I find those 70 better spent in an Airport card.

I have plenty of GB free in my PowerMac dual.
Posted by aloner, on Aug 8, 2003 at 06:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Congrats!. My new iBook 900/12/Airport/40GB... 1,025 Views / 15 Replies  
Congrats!.

My new iBook 900/12/Airport/40GB arrived yesterday so Im new to this club too.

I added a 512MB memory module from Crucial. I couldnt be happier with the machine. Great performance...
Posted by aloner, on Aug 8, 2003 at 03:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: I read somewhere that the new IBM G3 chip for the... 2,161 Views / 22 Replies  
I read somewhere that the new IBM G3 chip for the iBooks (GX?) wont be available until December.

In addition, I dont think Apple will update the iBooks until 2-3 months after updating the...
Posted by aloner, on Jul 28, 2003 at 04:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
ive set it up to play using OpenGL. Thanks for... 717 Views / 10 Replies  
ive set it up to play using OpenGL. Thanks for the advice.
Posted by aloner, on Jul 27, 2003 at 12:29 PM, in Gaming
Yes, I am using the latest ATI drivers package... 717 Views / 10 Replies  
Yes, I am using the latest ATI drivers package (October 2002), but it made no difference

Thanks
Posted by aloner, on Jul 26, 2003 at 10:57 AM, in Gaming
Radeon 8500 and UT 717 Views / 10 Replies  
I just upgraded my PowerMac MDD dual 867 to an ATI Radeon 8500 from a GeForce4MX.

With the GeForce, I used to play UT under OS 9.2.2 with no problems, however after upgrading to the Radeon 8500,...
Posted by aloner, on Jul 26, 2003 at 07:20 AM, in Gaming
Good to know. The specs in ATI web page mention... 763 Views / 4 Replies  
Good to know. The specs in ATI web page mention only "..AGP 4x support". Therefore my confusion.

Thanks
Posted by aloner, on Jun 26, 2003 at 12:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
First, its a pity for us, PowerMac AGP 4x users,... 763 Views / 4 Replies  
First, its a pity for us, PowerMac AGP 4x users, that ATI, Apple or both decide to cancel the launch of the Radeon 9700 retail. The 2001 Geforce4 Ti is our only choice left until the 9800 is...
Posted by aloner, on Jun 25, 2003 at 08:33 PM, in Mac Desktops
Radeon 9700 Pro 763 Views / 4 Replies  
Where can i find the Radeon 9700 Pro for Mac?

After announcing the G5, the Apple Store is no longer selling the Radeon 9700 (with a new BTO G4 tower).

Its a pity Apple is not offering the best...
Posted by aloner, on Jun 25, 2003 at 03:07 PM, in Mac Desktops
I trust Apple more than I trust the author of... 4,269 Views / 80 Replies  
I trust Apple more than I trust the author of that article.

His opinion on the new PowerMac is as relevant to me as Homer Simpsons
Posted by aloner, on Jun 24, 2003 at 07:21 PM, in Mac Desktops
Youll find plenty of information on this matter... 1,024 Views / 9 Replies  
Youll find plenty of information on this matter in www.g4noise.com and the related yahoo group "g4noise".

Regards
Posted by aloner, on Jan 9, 2003 at 03:47 PM, in Mac Desktops
I like it..... 3,830 Views / 52 Replies  
I like it.....
Posted by aloner, on Dec 6, 2002 at 02:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
The iBook clamshell is more sturdy and will... 648 Views / 7 Replies  
The iBook clamshell is more sturdy and will endure better a high school enviroment though.
The new white iBooks are also solid, but the clamshell was built like a tank.
With 256MB or more, the...
Posted by aloner, on Nov 14, 2002 at 07:24 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Take a look at the LaCie Electron19BlueIII CRT... 1,283 Views / 26 Replies  
Take a look at the LaCie Electron19BlueIII CRT monitor. Im using one with my G4 867DP and works great.
Theres also a 22inch model
Posted by aloner, on Nov 8, 2002 at 07:57 AM, in Mac Desktops
A DVI-VGA adaptor was included with my PowerMac... 527 Views / 3 Replies  
A DVI-VGA adaptor was included with my PowerMac 867DP., so you dont need to buy one.
Yes, the new towers with dual processors generate more heat, and also the new towers are prepared to be upgraded...
Posted by aloner, on Nov 4, 2002 at 04:22 PM, in Mac Desktops
Have you considered the price of a good display... 1,591 Views / 35 Replies  
Have you considered the price of a good display in your budget?.

When I bought my Powermac a couple of months ago, I went for a MDD DP867 so I could save some money for a good display to go with...
Posted by aloner, on Nov 2, 2002 at 06:05 AM, in Mac Desktops
Finder Giants. Citizan Kabuto Alice ... 994 Views / 23 Replies  
Finder
Giants. Citizan Kabuto
Alice
Documents to Go
Splash ID
Palm Desktop
Word
Excel
Powerpoint
Entourage
Posted by aloner, on Oct 22, 2002 at 02:40 PM, in macOS
Color management and display is better in a CRT... 1,533 Views / 35 Replies  
Color management and display is better in a CRT monitor. Check the LaCie Electron19BlueIII and Electron22BlueIII monitors. They are great.
Posted by aloner, on Oct 12, 2002 at 04:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
I miss how predictable and easy to customize OS9... 4,226 Views / 91 Replies  
I miss how predictable and easy to customize OS9 is. Uninstalling applications and fixing problems was easier. Also, it was more mature.
Posted by aloner, on Oct 12, 2002 at 04:27 AM, in macOS
Agree. Ellens the best. 3,374 Views / 84 Replies  
Agree. Ellens the best.
Posted by aloner, on Oct 6, 2002 at 10:36 PM, in macOS
Well, the iMac performance might look a tiny tad... 1,794 Views / 47 Replies  
Well, the iMac performance might look a tiny tad below the PowerMac to you, but metrics say otherwise.

http://www.barefeats.com/pmddr3.html

Ive thought about it again, and Ill go for the...
Posted by aloner, on Oct 5, 2002 at 02:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
I went through the same decison process. After... 1,794 Views / 47 Replies  
I went through the same decison process. After comparing the specs of both of them, I bought the 867DP with a LaCie Electron19BlueIII monitor.

The iMac is similar to a laptop without the...
Posted by aloner, on Oct 4, 2002 at 11:15 PM, in Mac Desktops
Congrats!!! Have fun 1,326 Views / 16 Replies  
Congrats!!! Have fun
Posted by aloner, on Oct 4, 2002 at 04:00 PM, in Mac Desktops
I mean overlapping with the dock, but staying... 551 Views / 3 Replies  
I mean overlapping with the dock, but staying behind it. Thats the whole purpose of having a transparent dock.
Anyway, I hate it and would love to have an option to turn off this feature
Posted by aloner, on Oct 3, 2002 at 02:02 PM, in macOS
Once I got used to a multibutton mouse, the Apple... 3,082 Views / 105 Replies  
Once I got used to a multibutton mouse, the Apple mouse feels outdated.

Web surfing and game playing is much easier with a multibutton mouse. At least for me.....
Posted by aloner, on Oct 3, 2002 at 01:58 PM, in macOS
Check this site. ... 1,326 Views / 16 Replies  
Check this site.

http://www.barefeats.com/pmddr3.html
Posted by aloner, on Oct 3, 2002 at 01:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
Not only Mac User has reached that conclusion. ... 681 Views / 4 Replies  
Not only Mac User has reached that conclusion.

http://www.barefeats.com/pmddr3.html
Posted by aloner, on Oct 2, 2002 at 10:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
MS Explorer windows size and the Dock 551 Views / 3 Replies  
I like to use Explorer full screen when surfing the Web.

However, when I minimize Explorer to the dock and later click on its icon again, it doesnt open full screen, instead it reduces the...
Posted by aloner, on Oct 2, 2002 at 12:48 PM, in macOS
This topic is hilarious!!!!:D 1,263 Views / 28 Replies  
This topic is hilarious!!!!:D
Posted by aloner, on Oct 2, 2002 at 04:56 AM, in Mac Desktops
Web page links in Mail dont work 429 Views / 2 Replies  
Every week I receive some e-mail messages with images, colours and web page links. Though the message is displayed correctly (with images and colours) by Mail, the web page links dont work. I click...
Posted by aloner, on Sep 30, 2002 at 06:30 AM, in macOS
You mean the GeForce4 MX 420 right? Thats... 802 Views / 5 Replies  
You mean the GeForce4 MX 420 right?

Thats what my feeling as well, but I read somewhere that the GF4 MX 420 has SDRAM. However Apple claims the GF4 included in the iMacs uses DDR RAM.
The...
Posted by aloner, on Sep 17, 2002 at 02:21 PM, in Mac Desktops
GeForce4 MX 420,440,460? 802 Views / 5 Replies  
Does anybody know which model is the GeForce4 MX card in the iMacs with 17inches screens?

The performance obtained from the different GF4 MX versions (420, 440, 460) is radically different.
...
Posted by aloner, on Sep 17, 2002 at 09:50 AM, in Mac Desktops
Does the V70 has an IR port or bluetooth... 662 Views / 6 Replies  
Does the V70 has an IR port or bluetooth capabilities?
Posted by aloner, on Aug 24, 2002 at 04:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks a... 514 Views / 2 Replies  
This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks a lot
Posted by aloner, on Jul 29, 2002 at 01:05 PM, in Applications
- 2/3 buttons optical mouse. - Inkjet printer ... 601 Views / 19 Replies  
- 2/3 buttons optical mouse.
- Inkjet printer
- Airport card and base station
Posted by aloner, on Jul 27, 2002 at 05:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Photo viewer 514 Views / 2 Replies  
I am looking for a simple program that allows .jpg files to be viewed without having to double click on every file one by one (as it happens with picture viewer). Something similar to a photo...
Posted by aloner, on Jul 26, 2002 at 03:15 PM, in Applications
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