|Dec 23, 2005, 11:20 PM||#1|
About 2 get a powerbook, a few question
I am getting the 17" powerbook 1ghz Aluminum on the 27th (A late xmas present) and wanted to know a few things
Any software you would recomend? i have had a mac b4 but only owned it for a month (the 12" was just too small for me) I mainly use my computer for word processing and media a little gaming. Right now I am really into desktop enhancements so if you know of anything that lets you customize the dock more Plz LMK.
Im getting it used (i know) anything i should look for in terms of defects or damage that might be common?
what updates should i be looking for (besides Tiger) i think the os thats comming with it is jaguar
anyway thanks for you imput in advance
|Dec 23, 2005, 11:34 PM||#3|
id try candybar, its a pretty goo desktop cuztom thing as well as shapeshifter for a start.
Mac Pro, G4 Powerbook
|Dec 23, 2005, 11:58 PM||#6|
I have a extra stick of 256 but its ddr266 and i belive the ram in the pb is ddr333 (512)
will it still work?
on another note: price i paid 1300US for it here are some quick specs
17" (lcd just replaced)
NV MX440 64Mb
170 some days of applecare left
all the other toys
just wondering i have no idea the value of macs and was wondering if i spent a little too much?
|Dec 24, 2005, 06:31 AM||#9|
$1300 is an excellant deal for a 17" powerbook! I have yet to see one of those puppies in person...I fear if I do I will fall in love.
...sneakin' up like celery, yeah I'm stalkin'...
|Dec 24, 2005, 11:12 PM||#11|
"If you can hear it, then itís speaking to you. And if you can see it, then itís yours to have."
Serial Experiments Lain
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