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May have found the problem 959 Views / 7 Replies  
I had the same problem, and was zapping my pram and all that other stuff, to no avail. Today, I was snooping around the Apple Forum and found a kindred spirit. HE thinks it's the LogiTech control...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Feb 9, 2008 at 02:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This is a great forum 477 Views / 4 Replies  
I was making this waaaaaay to hard. Using the remote did it. Thanks for not taunting me. Later, friends.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 17, 2007 at 07:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Front Row not on my Macbook Pro? 477 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a new Macbook Pro - just got it Monday. I just noticed last night that Front Row doesn't seem to be installed - when I do a search in Spotlight, all that comes up is Front Row.pkg. When I...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 17, 2007 at 03:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
19:54:06 397 Views / 1 Replies  
Recently, when importing video from my JVC GR-DX 97U into iMovie, the imports have been stopping mid-scene after 19:54:06. I can't find a setting in the camera or iMovie to control this, but I'm...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 5, 2007 at 03:52 PM, in Applications
I knew it'd be hard to get an answer without... 726 Views / 8 Replies  
I knew it'd be hard to get an answer without knowing the web apps; the prob is, she'll need the computer before we'll know what the apps are...

Is it safe to think that between Safari, Firefox and...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 2, 2006 at 11:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Should I? 726 Views / 8 Replies  
I have a dilemma....

My wife is a teacher, leaving one school and moving to another. Her old school provided her with a laptop (a Dell); her new school doesn't. It's up to me to get her a new...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 2, 2006 at 10:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Great. Looks like I can get a really nice one... 784 Views / 7 Replies  
Great. Looks like I can get a really nice one then. Thanks for all of your advice.

Mike
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Aug 10, 2005 at 12:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Here are a couple. What do you think of these? ... 784 Views / 7 Replies  
Here are a couple. What do you think of these? The REALLY cheap ones got yanked by eBay. For the others, I realize now that when I said, "practically new" it was probably hyperbole.

eBay...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Aug 10, 2005 at 08:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Where's the best place to get a used PowerBook? 784 Views / 7 Replies  
I really need to get a PowerBook - Now. Well, at least in the next 6 weeks. I'm starting to think that with the Intel changeover coming up, my best move might be to buy a used one, use it for a...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Aug 9, 2005 at 09:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Big Bad Wolf - That did it! I wish you... 893 Views / 10 Replies  
Big Bad Wolf -

That did it! I wish you could have been there to see her face when she came running into the room after the problem got fixed.

Thanks a million.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 8, 2005 at 04:54 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
What my daughter did..... 893 Views / 10 Replies  
My daughter owns a 1st gen ipod - 5 gig. When her iTunes library exceeded 5 gigs, it created a file for her called, "Camille's iPod selections" based on her music selections, keeping her iPod...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 7, 2005 at 11:38 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Unusual monitor requirement 344 Views / 1 Replies  
Greetings!

This isn't exactly a Mac question; I have some other kind of computer at work, but am hoping they'll see the light soon... :)

I have an unusual need for a combination computer...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 14, 2005 at 09:07 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I heard a major soft drink company was offering a... 513 Views / 10 Replies  
I heard a major soft drink company was offering a BIG fee for product placement if he'd take the name "Secola."

Then, he be Pope Secola.

Snort!
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 23, 2005 at 05:46 AM, in MacNN Lounge
What would you do? 296 Views / 1 Replies  
I've got a couple of hundred bucks burning a hole in my pocket. If you were me, what little gadget for your Mac would you buy? I'm thinking of either a 16x DVD burner or an external drive. I have...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 21, 2005 at 09:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
what she likes... 670 Views / 15 Replies  
She's a romantic - Usually, she just wants books or music off of her amazon.com wish list. I've purchased her diamond earrings, cook books, massages from local spas...she likes to travel, but hates...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Feb 5, 2005 at 10:33 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Need Valentine Ideas 670 Views / 15 Replies  
Allllllllright. I'm actually thinking of V-Day over a week before the big event, but I'm still struggling for a great gift for my wife.

Let's hear some great ideas.....
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Feb 5, 2005 at 10:01 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Got it -- Thanks! 493 Views / 3 Replies  
That's just what I wanted to know. It seems like someone should be making a bigger deal of the whole thing -- "Buy a Mac mini and a $50 switcher and run two entire computer systems off of your...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jan 17, 2005 at 02:21 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
SHARE display/keyboard/mouse with PC? 493 Views / 3 Replies  
I can't find anything about it now, but I think that Steve said something about some kind of box that'd let you have your d/k/m hooked up to a PC, and with the flip of a switch, they work for your...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jan 17, 2005 at 09:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
All fixed - Thanks! 651 Views / 7 Replies  
I used my firewire hard drive. I was so fixated on the iPod/iTunes coordination problem that I didn't even think about simply moving the files. Thanks for your help.

Mike
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jan 1, 2005 at 09:20 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
My daughter's new ibook and her ipod 651 Views / 7 Replies  
My daughter got a new iBook for Christmas. Before I could stop her, she loaded a couple of CD's into iTunes on the laptop and then plugged in her 1st gen iPod. Her 700 + songs on the iPod got...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Dec 26, 2004 at 11:28 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Me! Me! Pick Me! 7,249 Views / 313 Replies  
I'd like one if anyone has one to spare...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Aug 28, 2004 at 07:28 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Um...however... 601 Views / 9 Replies  
I don't think it's about the constitution, it's about the declaration of independance.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 6, 2004 at 09:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Done! - sort of 408 Views / 2 Replies  
That did the trick, for the most part. Now I can use the GPRS data stream on my Palm.

Does anyone know if the T616 has a modem? If I can find a way to use dial up instead of GPRS, it'd be...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 1, 2004 at 07:27 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Palm/SE T616/Bluetooth/Internet? 408 Views / 2 Replies  
I've searched, but haven't found this exact situation addressed....

I have a Sony Ericsson T616 and a Palm Tungsten T3. I'd like to use the SE to dial up to my ISP and then surf on the Palm via...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 31, 2004 at 11:10 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
it "healed." 507 Views / 4 Replies  
For reasons that escape me, the problem has worked itself out.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 30, 2004 at 04:06 AM, in Applications
One more thing... 507 Views / 4 Replies  
This happens weather or not I'm syncing my Palm M505 at the same time.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 15, 2004 at 05:42 AM, in Applications
T616 and iSync 507 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm really struggling here...

I bought a SE T616 and a Kensington Bluetooth adapter. Everything seems to set up fine. My Mac recogizes my phone (at least it appears in iSync) and the phone has...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 15, 2004 at 05:40 AM, in Applications
Success! 399 Views / 2 Replies  
You did it! Thank you so much.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 8, 2004 at 08:33 AM, in Networking
Will someone please hold my hand on this one? 399 Views / 2 Replies  
I have an iMac G4, 800 mhz and my wife has a dell laptop, complete with wireless network card. We want to set up a router so that the iMac can be "hard wired" to the DSL modem and the Dell can...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 7, 2004 at 10:29 PM, in Networking
Yes, they are. I just found that if I go to the... 14,793 Views / 4 Replies  
Yes, they are. I just found that if I go to the actual music files in the music folder and double-click them, each song that I double-click then appears in the music library list on iTunes. Surely...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 7, 2004 at 11:40 PM, in Applications
Yes, they are. I just found that if I go to the... 14,793 Views / 4 Replies  
Yes, they are. I just found that if I go to the actual music files in the music folder and double-click them, each song that I double-click then appears in the music library list on iTunes. Surely...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 7, 2004 at 11:40 PM, in Applications
iTunes Library Disappeared! 14,793 Views / 4 Replies  
My wife, daughter, son and I all have separate accounts on my iMac. Yesterday, my daughter complained that her iTunes library was empty, including all of her purchased music. Sure enough, it was. ...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 7, 2004 at 10:19 AM, in Applications
iTunes Sharing on the same computer? 558 Views / 2 Replies  
My daugher and I both have iPods and share the same iMac as different users.

How do we access each others' music libraries? I'd love to have some of her stuff on my iPod, and vice-versa, but...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 15, 2003 at 12:52 PM, in Mac OS X
Now I'm a little relieved.... 500 Views / 3 Replies  
I feel better hearing that. I was hoping that someone'd say that it worked with iMovie 2 and not 3. That tells me it's a bug and it'll get worked out -- I hope. :)
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 9, 2003 at 09:10 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
iMovie 3.0.2 controls and Sony DCR TRV-350 500 Views / 3 Replies  
Greetings!

I just got a new Sony DCR TRV-350, and started using it with iMovie (3.0.2) today. My computer is a 800mhz iMac running 10.2.4. When I was using the screen controls for the camera, the...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 9, 2003 at 07:33 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
More Thanks 526 Views / 6 Replies  
I ran the utility, and it seemed to help a bunch. I didn't even know it was there. Thanks, Harlot!
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 6, 2003 at 01:15 PM, in Mac OS X
That did it! Hmmmm.....my 11 year old... 526 Views / 6 Replies  
That did it!

Hmmmm.....my 11 year old daughter was selected as the owner. I think I know how this happened.....

Thanks a bunch.

Mike
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 5, 2003 at 07:44 AM, in Mac OS X
What did I do? 526 Views / 6 Replies  
If I try to drag anything to my desktop, I get the message, "The item "XX" could not be moved because "desktop" cannot be modified."

What did I do to create this preference? How do I turn it off?...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 5, 2003 at 06:17 AM, in Mac OS X
515 now, or wait? 417 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey gang!

I dumped a Coke on my Palm 505 yesterday and killed it (long story.) I'm a teacher and school's just starting, so I need a replacement pretty quickly.

I'm pretty serious about the...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Aug 12, 2002 at 01:59 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
NOW you tell me. Where were you when I needed... 509 Views / 9 Replies  
NOW you tell me. Where were you when I needed you?
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 15, 2002 at 09:41 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Soaking wet digital camera 509 Views / 9 Replies  
My two-year old son completely submerged my wife's Olympus D-520zoom digital camera in a bucket of water.

Everything is wet - the batteries, the SmartMedia card -- everything. If I try to turn...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jul 11, 2002 at 09:18 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I have the same problem. I haven't tried logging... 331 Views / 3 Replies  
I have the same problem. I haven't tried logging on as a different user, but I'll try it as a quick fix. I hope that there's a fix other than reinstalling the system......
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 19, 2002 at 11:36 AM, in Mac OS X
That did it....Thanks! Now I have to find... 386 Views / 3 Replies  
That did it....Thanks!

Now I have to find out why half of my bookmarks disappeared.......

Thanks again -

Mike
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 18, 2002 at 01:14 PM, in Applications
Netscape Location Bar Doesn't work! 386 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey, friends...I need your help again...

I'm using Netscape 6.2.3 with OS 10.1.5 on my iMac w/ Superdrive.

for the second time in the past couple of months, the location bar seems to have...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 17, 2002 at 06:57 PM, in Applications
Netscape hangs 346 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey, gang....
I just downloaded Mozilla, and like it for the most part. The problem is that since I d/'d Mozilla, Netscape won't launch. The colored beach ball, just spins 'till I do a force quit....
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Jun 8, 2002 at 03:04 PM, in Applications
Hey, gang, me again. Sorry I took so long to... 383 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey, gang, me again.

Sorry I took so long to repond to some of your comments, it's been a wild few weeks.

I erased and reformatted my hard drive and the problem still existed, even with the...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on May 5, 2002 at 01:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
Slowing down to a halt 383 Views / 3 Replies  
What gives? My 400mhz graphite has a problem that seems to be connected to overheating. As my computer stays on, software startups take longer and longer - one of the worst is Outlook Express - it...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Apr 14, 2002 at 07:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
Harry Potter and VGS 341 Views / 0 Replies  
I bought the Harry Potter Plastation game with the intention of using it on my graphite iMac (G3, 400 mhz.)

She finishes the first intro screen -- there's a book that appears.

But we can't turn...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Dec 2, 2001 at 11:42 AM, in Applications
Good idea, but since I got that message, I've had... 304 Views / 2 Replies  
Good idea, but since I got that message, I've had to reformat my hard drive. It's not there anymore.
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Nov 21, 2001 at 08:20 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Palm icon embedded in autosig 304 Views / 2 Replies  
Am I dreaming, or what? I seem to remember getting an email from a friend, and near his auto signature was a Palm logo. When I double-clicked the logo, his address was added to my Palm addressbook...
Posted by MichaelJPR, on Nov 20, 2001 at 07:59 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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