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  • I would like to know about what is considered normal airport card temperatures also. I have a black macbook 2.4Ghz and the card temp is 73 degrees celsius, and I'm just surfing the net, not downloading anything. I hope someone has some information.
  • Quote: Originally Posted by Chucker Why aren't you on 10.4.7? Because every time I upgrade, everything is 10x worse that it was before! (If it ain't broke don't fix it?) I had to upgrade iTunes because it wouldn't let me purchase songs othe…
  • I just upgraded to iTunes7 and Quicktime7 (which I didnt have before) and I purchased about $30 worth of music, and it won't let me download any of it, saying Error -50. The help section on the Apple site only talks about PC and McAfee conflicts f…
  • MicroCenter is offering a $50 mail in rebate on Tiger now thru june 5th. You can check their website to see if the rebate is offered for online as well as in-store purchases.
  • the PSP seems cool to me, i'd like to buy one when i can spare the moolah. i'm only an occasional gamer, but the screen seems nice and i like the idea of being able to watch movies, view pics, and listen to music on it. (i already have a 3G iPod a…
  • Quote: Originally posted by applenut target, circuit city, best buy..... chances are one of the 3 by you will have one in stock. the store (not apple store) i bought my shuffle from had more 1GB ones on the shelves than the 512mb shuffles.
  • Quote: Originally posted by MacCrazy the lanyard cap is a bit bigger though. Does anyone know if Apple sell replacments yet? its only slightly bigger, and i'm thinking if i can cut off the lanyard string and put in some sort of keychain hook …
  • the usb cap snaps on pretty snugly. i was impressed. even i will be unlikely to lose it. it comes with an extra cap anyway... one is attached to the lanyard. if you dont want the lanyard, you can cut off the string in case you lose your regular …
  • does buying the quicktime mpeg-2 playback component make any difference when it comes to exporting the muxed clips from a digital camera?
  • Quote: Originally posted by D.J. Adequate Holy Cow, how did you work that deal! a computer store nearby was offering a mail-in-rebate if you buy any ipod AND apply for their store credit card (hey, i can always cancel it later). i love m…
  • i was using bbDEMUX for my sony cybershot's mpeg clips, but i will look into Streamclip...thanks. btw, can you rotate the mpegs in iMovie (or maybe iPhoto)? i shoot holding my camera vertically on rare occasion.
  • i bought a 512mb iPod shuffle today. i didn't "need" one, but i got a $75 mail in rebate on it, so it was a no-brainer...
  • Quote: Originally posted by ipodandimac get a new email account and send out a mass mailing or put in your signature that they should reply to the new address. save money and reduce problems. that's allstate's stand. I am considering that, …
  • Quote: Originally posted by pscates I've got the "ka-KLUNK" SuperDrive. Not bad or obnoxious, really. Just a healthy, audible "okay, I've got the disk now" sound. I agree completely. it never sounded like a problem to me.
  • ok, i think its finally fixed now! the replacement keyboard wasnt positioned properly, and there was something behind it that was obstructing the backlight. the tech who took care of it this time knew what he was doing and was very good about it. …
  • im sorry to revive this thread 2 months later, but i thought maybe someone would find this info helpful. finally took my powerbook into the apple store for a keyboard replacement. i also got a chance to see how the detached keyboard looks like a…
  • i dropped off my PB at the local apple store for a keyboard repair, and just mentioned to the tech that there is a dark spot that appears (also lower right) but goes away once the machine warms up. he shrugged and said yeah, those go away after a f…
  • Quote: Originally posted by Corkurk Anyway, any use for these two 256 chips if I bump it on up? Any eBay value? Even getting a little something for them would be better than having them end up at the bottom of a drawer. not too much value…
  • Quote: Originally posted by SonOfSylvanus Yup. I was about to say to try that. I think I have maybe had to do that once or twice. Can't remember whether it was my old or my new PB though. if this is normal, it is still pretty stupid. maybe t…