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Warpy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-29-11 07:14 PM
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15. I'm curious
Did they get rid of that goddamned paper clip and does it still reformat everything before it prints, screwing up everything you tried to do?

I've been dumping it for years, Wordpad does everything I want it to without being intrusive.
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  -Apple squeezes every nickle out of everyone, part two DainBramaged  Sep-29-11 06:13 PM   #0 
  - WHAAAA! Apple Haters sign in here!  Atman   Sep-29-11 06:18 PM   #1 
  - The problem I have with Apple is their monopolistic policy.  johnaries   Sep-29-11 08:41 PM   #32 
  - Apple cult members sign in here! LOL!  Logical   Sep-29-11 09:22 PM   #35 
  - Just had to replace the "mag-safe" power cord  SomethingFishy   Sep-29-11 06:18 PM   #2 
  - Ooooooh good info  idiotgardener   Sep-29-11 06:20 PM   #4 
  - There is also a guy on Youtube who shows you  SomethingFishy   Sep-29-11 06:23 PM   #6 
  - Everything Apple sells is overpriced by at least 200%  tridim   Sep-29-11 06:41 PM   #9 
  - Well, I don't really agree...  idiotgardener   Sep-29-11 06:46 PM   #10 
  - They are not worth the higher price. But they have convinced many people....  Logical   Sep-29-11 09:25 PM   #36 
  - I guess that's up to the beholder...  idiotgardener   Sep-29-11 10:39 PM   #41 
     - Ask help desk managers, macs DO give you trouble like any other computer!  Logical   Sep-29-11 10:51 PM   #42 
        - shhh "Those are words not to be spoken"  Dont_Bogart_the_Pretzel   Sep-30-11 05:40 AM   #47 
        - These would be the same Help Desk managers whose salary depends...  Tesha   Sep-30-11 07:13 AM   #49 
           - Jesus are you clueless....  Logical   Sep-30-11 12:01 PM   #58 
              - Ahh, you've switche to personal attacks.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 01:12 PM   #59 
                 - No, just letting you know you know nothing about Help Desk Managers. But I bet you knew that already  Logical   Sep-30-11 02:35 PM   #63 
                    - I know plenty about corporate IT departments. And you are in pure attack mode. (NT)  Tesha   Sep-30-11 05:39 PM   #66 
                       - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-30-11 05:42 PM   #68 
  - jeez, they bust after a year & cost $90 a pop? that's a crap product.  DrunkenBoat   Sep-30-11 02:16 AM   #44 
  - Price is truly against Apple. I have PC and a Mac..  SomethingFishy   Sep-29-11 06:49 PM   #11 
  - There aren't any legal knock-offs for "Mag-Safe" power adapters; Apple has never licensed them.  Tesha   Sep-29-11 08:40 PM   #31 
  - in this case "intellectual property" seems to be an excuse for highway robbery.  DrunkenBoat   Sep-30-11 02:17 AM   #45 
     - Then work to get the law changed.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 07:09 AM   #48 
        - Yugo? The reason I buy PCs is because I want CURRENT technology.  EOTE   Sep-30-11 01:37 PM   #62 
           - Strangely enough, I don't consider GPU performance the final word in computer evaluations.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 05:41 PM   #67 
              - That's simply not true.  EOTE   Sep-30-11 06:50 PM   #73 
                 - You seem to be confused; the latest MacBook Airs are Sandy Bridge as well.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 07:24 PM   #74 
                    - Once again, the bulk of Mac products do not feature up to date tech.  EOTE   Oct-01-11 09:24 AM   #75 
                       - So you were wrong about Sandy Bridge only being available in Mac Mini.  Tesha   Oct-01-11 07:55 PM   #78 
                          - It's available on two measly models.  EOTE   Oct-03-11 06:25 AM   #79 
  - I read a neat article on "the most overpriced computer parts"  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-30-11 02:39 PM   #64 
  - That was a smart move.  Atman   Sep-29-11 06:22 PM   #5 
  - What educational institution won't have a high-speed connection?  idiotgardener   Sep-29-11 06:19 PM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-29-11 06:40 PM   #8 
  - Rural schools.  BadgerKid   Sep-29-11 06:53 PM   #12 
  - Many rural areas lack such connections in the US  Bluenorthwest   Sep-30-11 08:36 AM   #51 
     - Maybe an exception should be made for places like that...  idiotgardener   Oct-01-11 02:25 PM   #77 
  - I guess by "world class network connection" you mean a cable modem like I have.  Nye Bevan   Sep-29-11 06:25 PM   #7 
  - I purchased MS Office 2010 last year  tammywammy   Sep-29-11 06:54 PM   #13 
     - I'm curious  Warpy   Sep-29-11 07:14 PM   #15 
        - I haven't seen that paper clip in years.  tammywammy   Sep-29-11 07:19 PM   #16 
  - Hey DB! Just switched back to PC!  Romulox   Sep-29-11 07:04 PM   #14 
  - If you want to play the best games, Apple OS isn't the way to go  DainBramaged   Sep-29-11 08:13 PM   #26 
  - .  Occulus   Sep-29-11 10:07 PM   #38 
  - Skyrim, my brudda. That's what I built this rig for.  Romulox   Sep-30-11 11:48 AM   #55 
  - Holy crap!  Generic Other   Sep-29-11 08:18 PM   #29 
  - I think it's an  Occulus   Sep-29-11 10:20 PM   #39 
     - It's code name is "SDF-1"  Romulox   Sep-30-11 11:50 AM   #56 
  - All the software peeps are pushing "teh cloud"  blogslut   Sep-29-11 07:36 PM   #17 
  - Clouds can evaporate.  Occulus   Sep-29-11 10:22 PM   #40 
     - I'm a hard copy fan  blogslut   Sep-30-11 04:44 AM   #46 
  - A computer is just a tool  n2doc   Sep-29-11 07:45 PM   #18 
  - And in six months, no one else will do it either  jmowreader   Sep-29-11 07:51 PM   #19 
  - Unrec'd  brooklynite   Sep-29-11 07:55 PM   #20 
  - Or that somehow, Apple profits from network use...  REP   Sep-29-11 08:02 PM   #23 
  - There there, I understand it escapes you, so sorry......  DainBramaged   Sep-29-11 08:09 PM   #25 
     - The Snow Leopard upgrade on disk cost $29.99. The Lion upgrade by download costs...  brooklynite   Sep-29-11 08:19 PM   #30 
  - You know what I find amazing about this post?  justiceischeap   Sep-29-11 08:01 PM   #21 
  - Of course you would............if they lower the price further (which they won't) it's a victory  DainBramaged   Sep-29-11 08:08 PM   #24 
     - Sounds like someone isn't aware of Apple's discounts for schools, students and teachers  REP   Sep-29-11 08:14 PM   #27 
  - Not adding more plastic crap to landfills is just so fucking wrong  REP   Sep-29-11 08:01 PM   #22 
  - signing in!  madrchsod   Sep-29-11 08:17 PM   #28 
  - I tried to buy the Apple OS at 3 local retailers the other day (Walmart, Target and Best Buy)  steve2470   Sep-29-11 08:42 PM   #33 
  - I'm still waiting for the YHBT post  REP   Sep-29-11 08:57 PM   #34 
  - step away from windows... it's ok  fascisthunter   Sep-29-11 09:25 PM   #37 
  - Its almost like another constant 'Nader must hate thread"  Ichingcarpenter   Sep-30-11 08:45 AM   #53 
     - along with the...  fascisthunter   Sep-30-11 08:53 AM   #54 
  - You only have to download it once.  mwrguy   Sep-30-11 02:12 AM   #43 
  - How long will the 2500 tons of disks thrown away in UK LAST YEAR stay in the landfill...?  stlsaxman   Sep-30-11 07:22 AM   #50 
  - urgrade to lion is 29.99  rdking647   Sep-30-11 08:41 AM   #52 
  - I will never install Lion on my Imac. It's going to stay on Snow Leopard for the rest of its life.  Romulox   Sep-30-11 11:52 AM   #57 
     - I just upgraded my 2006 iMac to Snow Leopard.  EnviroBat   Sep-30-11 01:20 PM   #60 
        - Mac OSX Lion is Apple's attempt to bring their IOS (Iphone) interface to desktops.  Romulox   Sep-30-11 02:53 PM   #65 
        - It will be interesting to see if that attempt succeeds.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 05:48 PM   #71 
        - (I'm not Romulux) but what's holding me back are some programs that still depend on Rosetta, ...  Tesha   Sep-30-11 05:44 PM   #69 
  - Personally I like having the physical media in my posession.  EnviroBat   Sep-30-11 01:24 PM   #61 
  - In the Apple world, Time Capsule provides an alternative.  Tesha   Sep-30-11 05:46 PM   #70 
  - Good green move. That should cut down on landfill and desk clutter.  ClarkUSA   Sep-30-11 05:53 PM   #72 
  - Most software companies are only providing software via download now  HipChick   Oct-01-11 09:26 AM   #76 

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