gs85739az

gs85739az

Lives in United States Great Sonoran Desert, AZ, United States
Works as a US Army Special Forces Retired
Joined on Apr 2, 2011
About me:

Deipnosophist, all things chili/curry, blues slide guitar, pastel art, digital photography, Thailand!

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  • Replied in Ooops..
    If you sign a two year contract, expect to pay it...
  • Replied in Ooops..
    Please note: internet phone service will be GONE if your internet goes down!  Depending on where you reside, how often does your internet go down?
  • That old laptop will give you years more of good service, with less bugs using Linux...
  • There are several other software programs where you can get the songs on your iPod and put them back into iTunes if needed: iPod2iTunes, also I use Media Monkey when iTunes or WMPlayer are "acting ...
  • Always buy REFURB from APPLE! They're "like new", you won't see any difference between REFURBs and new units.. However..you might consider getting your MBP with an SSD instead of conventional ...
  • The 32gig RAM is an Acer from Costco...the Dell or the Acer are excellent buys! You can't lose, power, affordability and plenty of RAM..you can multi-task big time with either PC...
  • Thanks, I'll be waiting to see what pops up in the Apple refurb store...3000,4000, or 5000 graphics all work for me..not asking much...
  • Check out Costco in your area, they often have decent Dell i7 desktops with 8-12gigs RAM..you could do worse and it'll be good for 5 years or so..or Dell Outlet like Jim mentioned earlier..either ...
  • Good choice at affordable price=win win 4u! Buy it asap and it should be sufficient for the next 5years...
  • Thanks for the great post! I've watched several YouTube videos on how to add an SSD to a MacMini, it doesn't seem too difficult. I'd also add the max RAM like you did... I don't need a discrete ...
  • My needs are few, email, web surfing, some downloading.  YouTube "should" play good enough, it does now on my dual core i5 Mac Mini, I presume the newer MacMini should be swell... Mainly interested ...
  • She was somewhat perturbed that the Dell techie paid no attention to the hardware test they first ran... I gotta hunch the first thing on their "tell the customer" sheet is "re-install OS"...
  • Created discussions Considering replacing my PC
    It's a Dell, older quadcore, works perfect..BUT rather noisy and gives off a lot of heat! Considering MacMini refurbished, either dual core i5 or quad core i7. Have used a MacMini refurbished with ...
  • Dell techie finally installed new motherboard and 6 sticks of RAM, her PC is again working like the 6core PC she needs for daily work! but, it took over a month, it always starts with "well lady, ...
  • I live in a different state, so couldn't see what the Dell techie did or didn't do, when he was working on her PC...it's presumable that he ran many diagnostic test.  I have relayed to her what ...
  • That was the first thing they talked her into doing![a month ago]...  It made no difference in her PC problems and they've been out several times since.. She uses this machine for business, ...
  • Haven't gotten any feed back yet..will post when I know more.. Evidently, the Dell techie is supposed to be at her house some time this week and either replace motherboard/RAM?  as needed... My ...
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