» Site Navigation
Home Page The Villages Maps The Villages Activities The Villages Clubs The Villages Book Healthcare Rentals Real Estate Section Classified Section The Villages Directory Home Improvement Site Guidelines Advertising Info Register Now Video Tutorials Frequently Asked Questions
» Newsletter Signup
» Premium Tower
» Advertisements
» Trending News
» Tower Sponsors

» Premium Sponsors
» Banner Sponsors
» Advertisements
View Single Post
Old 12-17-2007, 02:44 AM
Villages Kahuna's Avatar
Villages Kahuna Villages Kahuna is offline
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Seventeen-year Villager
Posts: 3,765
Thanks: 15
Thanked 1,015 Times in 358 Posts
Default Differences

I've convinced four of my die-hard PC-user friends to switch to Macs. It was a long struggle and all of them initially bought Macs to "try it out", keeping their PC's for "real work".

I forewarned them that Macs don't come with a lot of instructions. In fact, in three of the four cases there was simply a sheet in the box with the new Mac with a series of pictures on it.
  • Take the Mac out of the box
  • Plug it in
  • Press the Power On button
  • Then follow the on-screen instructions

All four friends reported that they have never purchased a computer that was up and running within 10 minutes of cutting the tape on the box. And now all three have stashed their PC's in the closet and are using their Macs exclusively. Two have even bought Mac laptops to use when they travel. And they all report that they don't understand how they ever did without their Macs and ask themselves why they didn't make the switch sooner.

By the way, Sidney, I took a look at the open source applications listed on the link you provided. I've already tried a couple and they're very good. But I intend to try a few more. Thanks for the link reference.
Politicians are like diapers--they should be changed frequently, and for the same reason.
You are viewing a new design of the TOTV site. Click here to revert to the old version.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:45 PM.