So lets get this straight. I’m a Mac user, have resisted Windows for a long time even though I’ve had to use it for work (content creation). The Mac was simply better and I?d be the first to tell anyone. However, my experience with OS X 10.1 seems to have been the icing on the cake.
We asked, and you answered — from across the country, success stories and sob stories looking for the elusive free 10.1 update CDs. Check it out for tips on finding the CD, or to feel less alone in your frustration.
For those of you who haven’t discovered already: Apple VASTLY underestimated demand for 10.1 “Instant Update” CDs. Most readers who didn’t hit the store at 9a were plain out of luck. Salvation, though, can be described in two words: “master CD.”
First Apple promises a free 10.1 “Instant Upgrade” CD to existing 10.0 users,then they use the ambiguous wording “at participating retail outlets.” Huh?What’s a 10.1 hungry Mac user to do? Here’s the scoop on resellers that’llmake sure you’re on point-one this Saturday.