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by wilxon
Sat Feb 09, 2008 7:51 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: 500GB HARD DRIVE IN MY MACBOOK PRO - CONFIRMED-WORKING
Replies: 21
Views: 3200

i might take some pics in a bit, i think they will be useful for a lot of people. Ive only had the drive in there for 1 day, and ive done a lot of transfering info onto it and it does feel a little warm - but no more than normal. Not hot to touch or anything like that. These drives are made by Hitac...
by wilxon
Sat Feb 09, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: 500GB HARD DRIVE IN MY MACBOOK PRO - CONFIRMED-WORKING
Replies: 21
Views: 3200

it voids your warranty if you still have one, quite easy - all you need is a Torx 5 screwdiver and a small phillips screwdriver. This guide is everything you need to know : Ifixit Change MBP Drive Only thing is that in the guide it tells you that you need a T6, but i found mine to me T5 screws. Beca...
by wilxon
Sat Feb 09, 2008 6:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: 500GB HARD DRIVE IN MY MACBOOK PRO - CONFIRMED-WORKING
Replies: 21
Views: 3200

500GB HARD DRIVE IN MY MACBOOK PRO - CONFIRMED-WORKING

Hitachi have released a new drive, the Travelstar 5K500 which is a 3 platter 500GB hard drive. Only problem with it is that it is 12.5mm thick, when most SATA drives are 9.5mm thick, so - it wont fit in a macbook, but fits nicely into a macbook pro, only thing needed to do when installing it is to m...
by wilxon
Wed Feb 06, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Best free reverser plugin for OSX (Universal Binary)???
Replies: 6
Views: 988

Patch wrote:Can Backwards MAchine emulate spinbacks? Does it sound any good?
never going to be perfect - but yea, the joe average shouldnt be able to tell the difference,

try the demo - google it
by wilxon
Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Best free reverser plugin for OSX (Universal Binary)???
Replies: 6
Views: 988

try "backwards machine" by "The Sound Guy"


I use it live to get the spinning the record backwards effect.
by wilxon
Tue Jan 29, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: has beatport preview quality alwys been this crap?
Replies: 8
Views: 1737

YES
by wilxon
Tue Jan 29, 2008 5:04 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: this thread is dead to me.
Replies: 227
Views: 25097

cool, i cant wait to get home to check it out when i have speakers available.

:D
by wilxon
Tue Jan 29, 2008 12:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL
Replies: 39
Views: 5918

Re: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL

err YES I FUCKING DID TRY READING THE POSTS ABOVE YOU YOU BLIND WELSH FUCKTARD :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: good job i know your kidding or id be offended. I did post that before reading to the end of the topic. Apologies :lol: :lol: :lol: word up holmes i fully respect your gangsta :wink: :D
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz enough?
Replies: 72
Views: 10319

Great. Thanks everyone. Glad this will turn around for me. too bad I'm not swapping before this weekend though. I have a show this saturday w/ my band... oh well. Ableton seems stable enough actually w/ this current macbook. It should get me by for that night. Mak esure nobody spills beer on it - i...
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:12 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz enough?
Replies: 72
Views: 10319

in addition - you will be dropping by 0.04 ghz (4khz which isnt very much since you have another 216)
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 11:10 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz enough?
Replies: 72
Views: 10319

yeah i agree. the 2.2 to a 2.16 downgrade shouldnt mean much, i don't think. i just want a working firewire port haha. and $400 is always nice. then i can by my novation remote sl bag haha. Mine is a 2.33Ghz and i have all the power i need at the moment, i doubt there will be much difference downgr...
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 10:42 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz enough?
Replies: 72
Views: 10319

Well, I got a call back from my local Apple store. Good news I guess: The guy looked into my problem for many hours, so he said, and is extremely frustrated, too. They are getting some older generation macbooks w/ 2.16 Core 2 Duos next week. He said he will swap mine for that one, add a gig of extr...
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 10:26 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL
Replies: 39
Views: 5918

Re: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL

did you know that SOUNDCONTROL OWNS TURNKEY, and are equally as useless. err YES I FUCKING DID TRY READING THE POSTS ABOVE YOU YOU BLIND WELSH FUCKTARD :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: good job i know your kidding or id be offended. I did post that before reading to the end of the topic. Apologi...
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 10:25 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Just put a 320 gb HD in my macbook pro. diggin' it.
Replies: 26
Views: 3203

I have 2 x 320's, one in an external caddy and i use superduper to make a bootable copy of my hard drive, everyweek leave it running overnight. EASY. With superduper, always be sure your clone does boot! Then your fine! Yea, i see your point, i havnt had a bad one yet, but im still using Tiger and ...
by wilxon
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:19 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL
Replies: 39
Views: 5918

Re: a small warning: AVOID SOUND CONTROL

If I may be so bold to offer a heads-up to all the UK users on this forum that may have/will use sound control for their musical purchasing needs. Dont. Simply. Useless bunch of careless idiots. Really dont care about their customers at all. I should have known when yesterday when I was queuing to ...