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    Mac Pro Built-In Battery Longevity

    Hi all, I want to get a new Mac Pro Laptop (17") with the built in battery. Does anyone know what happens if you want to run it on mains mostly? I currently store my powermac G4 12" laptops battery @ 50% detached from my laptop - this I find keeps the battey in good condition for when I...
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    New powermacs...

    So are we any closer - wish we could have at least had a taster of whats to come from Steve the other day? Getting a little tired of waiting now to be honest but damned if I am going to splash out on a new mac pro so late in its life cycle. Oh well maybe something in the new year...
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    New powermacs...

    Thanks Doctor X - I plan on having the machine for about 4 years so think it is worthwhile holding on for the next update. I actually do a lot of real-time multi-threaded application development and am big into virtualisation. The 8 core mac loaded with 12GB Ram (very cheap from crucial.com)...
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    New powermacs...

    Thanks guys - yes I did mean Mac Pro's. I have seen the new Intel proc so thought as much. I will hold off and get a new pro when its announced then. Cheers, D
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    New powermacs...

    Hi all, I am looking to buy a new Powermac - any one have any idea when they are going to be updated? Cheers
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    Its arrived!!! :-)

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    Keychain problems

    Hi, A while ago i updated my installation of Mac OS X 10.4 tiger and after I did it it popped up a message on startup saying that Airport has been upgraded would i like it to use my existing key chain entries bla-bla, so i click "No Change" and i works fine. the problem is thta every time I...
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    Disk defragmentation

    Great, thanks for the replies guys. Think i will leave the standalone defrag app and let OSX do its tang :D
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    Disk defragmentation

    Hi, Does mac os x come with any sort of manual disk defragmentation utility? Many Thanks
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    Safari favourites?

    Does anyone know if there is a way to nest folders in the favourites tab as well as make all the favourites drop down when i click bookmarks? It is quite irritating not to have the bookmarks easily accessible as in IE i havent been able to find a setting for it anywhere in preferences...
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    Pages :-(

    Hmm yes very true Zammy, i shall do that now. OK ive played with it quite a bit now and on my 12" powerbook its almost impossible to use it to do anything particularly useful. This is mainly because you cant even just quickly change font or weighting of a line of text without actually opening...
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    Pages :-(

    OK I take that back I just found the text inspector and it seems cool! :D haha excuse me im still a new convert.
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    Pages :-(

    I dont know if this is just me but ive just started to use pages and i must say I am sooo disapointed, theyve tried to make it so simple that there is nothing in it! I mean you cant even select the alignment of the text from the toolbar! It really is lacking unless im missing something? It...
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    XML Development environment for MacOSX???

    Hi Guys, Just started using MacOSX fulltime today and one thing ive noticed strainght away is that there arent any decent XML editors available for the Mac. Do any of you guys know of any XMLSpy or cooktop equivs? Thanks
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    Its arrived!!! :-)

    Thanks Pengu that did the trick.
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    Its arrived!!! :-)

    Ah didnt know someone replied. Thanks for that.
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    Its arrived!!! :-)

    Cancel that thanks, i just figured it out! Instructions for a one off manual repair permissions would be very much appreciated though :) It doesnt seem to be in the FAQ section.
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    Its arrived!!! :-)

    Cheers :-) Dont suppose you know how i add the applications folder to the dock do ya?
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