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Mouse pinwheel- how to get rid of 1,024 Views / 2 Replies  
How do I get rid of that annoying Mouse Pinwheel and replace it with something that looks better?

I'm sure this question has been raised a dozen times before, if you can direct me to a link, I'd...
Posted by Toad, on Dec 23, 2002 at 10:51 AM, in Mac OS X
Your idea deosn't sound too bad. It just sounds... 413 Views / 6 Replies  
Your idea deosn't sound too bad. It just sounds like a few more steps to go through which can be difficult for the non-computer generation.

If you can spring the extra bucks, OS X with iphoto...
Posted by Toad, on Dec 19, 2002 at 11:21 AM, in Mac OS X
Ahh yes, good ol' AOL. I guess I am somewhat... 367 Views / 2 Replies  
Ahh yes, good ol' AOL. I guess I am somewhat familiar with the MIME problem.

Is their any way to attatch the photo instead of as a MIME?

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Dec 19, 2002 at 11:16 AM, in Mac OS X
Sending jpg attatchments in OS10.2 -mail not viewable? 367 Views / 2 Replies  
I've had several problems when attatching and sending JPEG photos in OS10's mail app (either from iphoto or as "manual" attachment that is dragged and dropped or done through the paperclip...
Posted by Toad, on Dec 19, 2002 at 10:33 AM, in Mac OS X
Microtek X6 Scanner on OS 10.2.2 302 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a Microtek X6 scanner that ran well under OS 9.1 with Photoshop. I have since installed OS 10.2.2 and have reinstalled Photoshop which runs in classic mode. I have tried re-installing the...
Posted by Toad, on Dec 17, 2002 at 10:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Great Info! Thanks. I am once again... 578 Views / 4 Replies  
Great Info! Thanks.

I am once again reminded of the value of internet Forums to answer my questions.

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Nov 28, 2002 at 10:48 PM, in Networking
Wireless Networking for Dummies, Help 578 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm considering getting a Cable Modem and would like to go wireless in my house. I have a iMac DVSE running OS 10.2. Do I need to use the Airport Base Station and a Airport card or can I use any...
Posted by Toad, on Nov 28, 2002 at 11:42 AM, in Networking
Re: I have a rule 850 Views / 16 Replies  
Thanks for the info on the Sony Clie. I'm considering an SJ30 or a T655. According to Sony's website, they have somthing called, "the missing-sync" for Mac OS. I'm not sure why I'd need that if...
Posted by Toad, on Nov 11, 2002 at 10:57 PM, in Mac OS X
I want to avoid a laptop because they are... 850 Views / 16 Replies  
I want to avoid a laptop because they are cumbersome to cary around and look truely "dorky". I need something to fit in my pocket, take notes, hold contacts and scheduals, and at best play MP3s. All...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 25, 2002 at 10:26 AM, in Mac OS X
With OS10.2, what type of PDA should I buy? 850 Views / 16 Replies  
I just upgraded to OS10.2. I've been considering purchassing a PDA for some time that I can use between work (PC) and Home (Mac).

Does it matter what type of PDA I get?

Is it dependant on...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 24, 2002 at 08:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Can't get either to work. Outlook in OS9 will... 388 Views / 3 Replies  
Can't get either to work. Outlook in OS9 will not let me export them as a .vcard or any other format of my choosing (it does it as a text file). I also cannot do it by drag and drop.

Any other...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 16, 2002 at 07:52 PM, in Mac OS X
importing contacts to address book 388 Views / 3 Replies  
When I first installed OS 10.2, I'd get a message that would come up and ask if I wanted to import contacts from another application (I used Outlook under OS 9.1). I didn't do it at the time because...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 16, 2002 at 08:22 AM, in Mac OS X
Thanks! I will try that. 404 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks! I will try that.
Posted by Toad, on Oct 15, 2002 at 12:33 PM, in Mac OS X
I went ahead and re-installed OS9.1 and 10.2 per... 507 Views / 6 Replies  
I went ahead and re-installed OS9.1 and 10.2 per your directions. Works Great!

Thanks,

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Oct 15, 2002 at 08:33 AM, in Mac OS X
iPhoto question: can't E-mail 404 Views / 5 Replies  
I just recently installed OS 10.2. Love it for the most part but I seem to have a problem with iPhoto:

I can't attatch the full digital photos uploaded to iPhoto to an E-mail. I only get a...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 15, 2002 at 08:24 AM, in Mac OS X
Help: Ready to Install OSX.2 507 Views / 6 Replies  
I finally decided to take the leap to Jaguar and purchassed OS X.2. I will be installing it on a Graphite iMac SE, 400MHz, 256Meg RAM. I currently have OS 9.1. I have a 20GB hard drive.

Help:...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 9, 2002 at 01:05 PM, in Mac OS X
Baisic OSX questions 284 Views / 4 Replies  
I've been considering taking the plunge to OS X, I thought I could get some freindly answers and advice from this column

-Will Unix Programs run on OSX
-Can I run any OS X apps on a Unix machine...
Posted by Toad, on Feb 17, 2002 at 09:58 PM, in Mac OS X
Photoshop smart object psd file into GoLive 597 Views / 1 Replies  
When I put a Photoshop Smart Object in Golive and pick the source file such as a .psd or .jpg to put in it, I get the message "file format not supported"

However, I noticed when in the finder, if...
Posted by Toad, on Apr 15, 2001 at 05:25 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Photoshop smart object psd file into GoLive 480 Views / 1 Replies  
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Posted by Toad, on Apr 15, 2001 at 05:21 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
You've got the idea suprz Adding RAM to the... 435 Views / 7 Replies  
You've got the idea suprz

Adding RAM to the iMac is easy. It can be a real pain with some PC computers!
Posted by Toad, on Oct 25, 2000 at 04:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
Taking the mac apart and replacing something... 260 Views / 2 Replies  
Taking the mac apart and replacing something takes patience and attention to detail but it is well within the scope of the average person to do.

May the Light side of the force be with you...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 25, 2000 at 04:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
Is there anywhere on the web that sells the... 376 Views / 6 Replies  
Is there anywhere on the web that sells the Philip's Expandium? I'm interested in buying one but I'd like to read about it first.

Can anyone give me a reveiw?

tcwehrenberg@earthlink.net
Posted by Toad, on Oct 10, 2000 at 02:32 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I have one for my iMac DV SE, I think it works... 367 Views / 5 Replies  
I have one for my iMac DV SE, I think it works great for the money. I've burnt about 30 CDs so far wtih only one reject. Funny thing is, that reject was the CD included with the Zip CD!
Posted by Toad, on Oct 8, 2000 at 07:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
Looking for best portable CD walkman that plays MP3 disks 418 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm looking for a portable CD walkman that plays MP3 disks. I know there are a couple of them out there.

Does RCA or Sony make one yet?

Thanks,

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Oct 4, 2000 at 08:32 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for the advice, unfortunately I placed my... 399 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks for the advice, unfortunately I placed my order for MS Word 98 Special Edition this morning! I'm considering canceling the order and going with the MacLink Plus but I need some more info. ...
Posted by Toad, on Oct 1, 2000 at 10:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
imac Freezes when I Save for Web in Photoshop 5.5 356 Views / 1 Replies  
I use a iMac DV SE with 256 MB RAM, OS 9.

When I try to Save for Web using Photoshop 5.5 my computer locks up. This typically happens after the image has loaded, hte new image has completed, and...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 30, 2000 at 11:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
Best way to open MS Word on my iMac? 399 Views / 8 Replies  
I have a iMac DV SE, but my wife needs to be able to open and send MS Word files for school. What is the best way to go about this:

1.) Buy MS Word for the Mac?

2.) By Virtual Windows and...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 30, 2000 at 04:12 PM, in Mac Desktops
"on" button not working 276 Views / 1 Replies  
My imac DV SE's "on" button is not working properly (the one on the imac, not the keyboard). It has no "spring" to it, you can push it all the way in and it just won't turn on. I have to play with...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 23, 2000 at 11:19 AM, in Mac Desktops
I've got an imac DV SE graphite, running 9.04 and... 373 Views / 8 Replies  
I've got an imac DV SE graphite, running 9.04 and using the latest DVD player 2.2 and I still get the out-of-sinc delay.

http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/frown.gif

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Sep 23, 2000 at 11:13 AM, in Mac Desktops
Just the baisic advice have I: More RAM on... 379 Views / 18 Replies  
Just the baisic advice have I:

More RAM on your computer. Allocate a minimum of 64 MB to Illustrator. I set my preferred size at 96 MB (this doesn't leave room for much else with only 128 Megs...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 20, 2000 at 11:49 PM, in Applications
I had the same problem about a week ago when I... 304 Views / 3 Replies  
I had the same problem about a week ago when I re-initialized my hard drive and reinstalled my back ups.

I just re-downloaded the mac DVD software off their web site and installed. Problem solved.
Posted by Toad, on Sep 19, 2000 at 10:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have a Wacom Graphire. It's my first wireless... 367 Views / 16 Replies  
I have a Wacom Graphire. It's my first wireless pen/pad and I like it alot. For $99 you get this, Photoshop LE, and Painter. A great deal.

It's USB also!
Posted by Toad, on Sep 18, 2000 at 07:24 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm afraid I don't have any anserws but a... 274 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm afraid I don't have any anserws but a question:

I've been noodling about getting Virtual PC for my iMac so my wife can do some stuff on Windows 95 or 98 for school. Is it worth purchassing? ...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 18, 2000 at 01:48 PM, in Applications
monitor mirroring 336 Views / 3 Replies  
I've heard that I can use two monitors for my mac and use each one seperately (they act as one big monitor and you can place different windows on seperate monitors).

I have an iMac DV SE, can I...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 16, 2000 at 01:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
can't open Illustrator 9.0 file 266 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a iMac DV SW with 96 MB of RAM dedicated to IL 9.0. I cannot open a 224 kB file I had made saved in the IL 9.0 format. The computer replies "not enough memory"

I can open it in...
Posted by Toad, on Sep 16, 2000 at 01:41 PM, in Applications
Reformatted iMac hard drive, how to apply my back ups? 577 Views / 1 Replies  
I recently did a complete reformat of my Hard Drive on my iMac DVSE. I partitioned the drive into 2 portions and reinstalled OS 9, everything went well. I also backed up all important files on CD-R....
Posted by Toad, on Sep 11, 2000 at 11:57 AM, in Mac Desktops
Do you have the phone cord plugged into the... 340 Views / 7 Replies  
Do you have the phone cord plugged into the Ethernet outlet? I have mistakenly done this many times.
Posted by Toad, on Sep 7, 2000 at 01:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
Outlook Express v5.0 problems, MIME format? 325 Views / 0 Replies  
I've had increasing problems of people not able to read may E-mails due to some sort of MIME format? The message and attatchments come out as gobblygook!

Does anyone know what this is and how to...
Posted by Toad, on Aug 29, 2000 at 08:38 AM, in Applications
I got a ZipCD 650 USB 4x4 and I've been very... 511 Views / 11 Replies  
I got a ZipCD 650 USB 4x4 and I've been very happy with it. I burn mostly MP3 CDs and data.

It's a snapy little device and priced well, I got mine for about $250. It comes with Toast 4.1

Toad
Posted by Toad, on Aug 28, 2000 at 10:16 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
imovie question-how long to compress to Quicktime? 477 Views / 3 Replies  
My wife and I made a imovie, about 3 GB in size and I started to compress it to Qucktime format (CD movie, large size).

I started compressing last night and after about 11 hours it was only about...
Posted by Toad, on Aug 23, 2000 at 11:45 AM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the advice: I tried the system... 350 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the advice:

I tried the system CD, it said that it could not repair the problem http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/frown.gif

The "problem" hasn't caused any issues I'm aware of yet...
Posted by Toad, on Aug 21, 2000 at 08:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
iMac error, DiskFirst aid won't fix-Help 350 Views / 2 Replies  
I recenlty came across the following:

"Problem: Keys out of order, 4, 617"

Disk First Aid cannot repair it after a forced restart.

I don't now of any true problems it's causing but I know I...
Posted by Toad, on Aug 21, 2000 at 01:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
OK, sorta off-topic but... Is Baulder's Gate... 574 Views / 9 Replies  
OK, sorta off-topic but...

Is Baulder's Gate a good game for the Mac? I've considered getting it but I want to play a demo version first.

Does anyone know where I can download a demo version?...
Posted by Toad, on Jul 30, 2000 at 12:45 AM, in Gaming
Could one of you guys clear something up for me: ... 423 Views / 13 Replies  
Could one of you guys clear something up for me:

You are burning MP3's onto CDRs (and CDRWs). You are able to play them on a regular CD player?

Or are you playing them on a CD player that...
Posted by Toad, on Jul 30, 2000 at 12:39 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
OS 9 running great on my iMac DV SE 274 Views / 2 Replies  
I just wanted to post that I upgraded from 8.6 to 9.04 and it has been an improvement!

I also added 128 MB of RAM extra (total 256) so this may have helped also.

But in any case, my iMac is...
Posted by Toad, on Jun 16, 2000 at 01:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
invisible files 437 Views / 7 Replies  
I have some invisible files which I know are there but can't see (thus being invisible!).

How can I make these visable?

Thanks
Posted by Toad, on Jun 15, 2000 at 07:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Thanks for the respnse. I'll guess we will have... 464 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks for the respnse. I'll guess we will have to wait and find out.

I did go ahead and order Photoshop 5.5, can't wait to get it!
Posted by Toad, on May 24, 2000 at 11:08 PM, in Mac OS X
OS X Carbon complient question 464 Views / 4 Replies  
I am looking at purchassing Adobe Illustrator 9.0 and Photoshop 5.5 (the latest versions) and am wondering if they will be OS X Carbon Complient?
I would hate to have to purchass another upgrade for...
Posted by Toad, on May 22, 2000 at 10:27 PM, in Mac OS X
OS X Carbon Complient questions 338 Views / 0 Replies  
I am looking at purchassing Adobe Illustrator 9.0 and Photoshop 5.5 (the latest versions) and am wondering if they will be OS X Carbon Complient?

I would hate to have to purchass another upgrade...
Posted by Toad, on May 21, 2000 at 02:35 PM, in Mac OS X
OS X Carbon Complient questions 306 Views / 0 Replies  
I am looking at purchassing Adobe Illustrator 9.0 and Photoshop 5.5 (the latest versions) and am wondering if they will be OS X Carbon Complient?

I would hate to have to purchass another upgrade...
Posted by Toad, on May 21, 2000 at 02:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
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