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Mon 28 May 2007

MacBookPro returned

Category : mac and the internet

My MBP that was sent in on 11th May 2007 was returned on 23 May 2007 (had to chck Twitter). Finally got a chance to look at it today, well it was 28 May 2007. It's been a busy couple of weeks.

The DVD drive still is temperamental about reading the same disks that the G4 and iBook readily read so I have to send it in and some point again. But they did fix the sound and provided me with a new battery. Yup, after that initial attempt to charge me S$370 for a new battery (cost S$210 at Applestore), eventually they were persuaded that they had to issue it free.

Not a word since, subsequently.

When I have a moment, I should give Applecare some feedback.

Again.

Anyway its my third battery for this MBP: the one that came on 30 Mar 2006 with the MBP, the second one that arrived on 14 Aug 2006 and now this one, on 23 May 2007. Laptop batteries are certainly taking a beating these days.

Apparently Firefox was my default browser on the MBP before I sent it in.

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