Silence Your Startup Sounds!

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You may remember how awful my experiences have been with machine boot up sounds. I am at Tech Ed this week and since I want to open up my laptop in many of the sessions, I really need to get the startup noises of my laptop to shut the heck up. For my MacBook Pro, […]

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Over-Engineering a Device Driver

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Duh. And to think this came from Apple. Well, RealTek, actually. Seriously, though. Let’s take a lesson from this. Just because you can doesn’t mean you should. My wife reminds me of this frequently so I admit to being guilty of this from time to time. Like the bed I made for us when we […]

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Parallels + Boot Camp + (Vista * Leopard) != Bliss -> Yet

I am done fighting the different configurations of these three products on my MacBook. At this time I simply cannot get Parallels to run my base Vista image as a virtual. It is apparently  problematic for others running Leopard and the Parallels team is working on a fix. I may try again in the future, […]

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