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Trouble formatting bar graph in Word - please help. 262 Views / 0 Replies  
I’m having a major problem formatting a chart (bar graph) in Word. I have a set of numbers that corresponds to average GRE scores based on different academic majors; I am using these numbers to...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 18, 2007 at 11:50 AM, in Applications
Didn't work. Any other suggestions? 507 Views / 8 Replies  
Didn't work. Any other suggestions?
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 24, 2007 at 02:12 PM, in Applications
Excellent - thanks for the help. -T 507 Views / 8 Replies  
Excellent - thanks for the help.

-T
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 23, 2007 at 07:15 PM, in Applications
Just a quick point of clarification: When you say... 507 Views / 8 Replies  
Just a quick point of clarification: When you say that I "may be able to" does that mean that this is just a shot in the dark? Or is this rather a colloquial way of saying that this is how it's done?...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 22, 2007 at 04:06 PM, in Applications
Custom toolbars in Word 507 Views / 8 Replies  
I've extensively customized my Standard toolbar in Word (Office 2004) and I'd like to transfer this layout to my home computer, if possible. Is there some simple way of doing this? Or do I have to...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 22, 2007 at 03:02 PM, in Applications
Hyperlinking in iWeb '08? 386 Views / 1 Replies  
Is there a way to hyperlink in iWeb '08 from within a single page? I want to have a few headings at the top of my page that link to text boxes a little lower down, but I can't seem to figure out how...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 7, 2007 at 12:05 PM, in Applications
Okay, thanks for all of your help. I can see that... 477 Views / 5 Replies  
Okay, thanks for all of your help. I can see that this is beyond me. I had hoped that it would be as simple as most other mac things are, but I guess I have too much to learn and not necessarily the...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 5, 2007 at 09:57 PM, in Networking
I'm not sure if I understand any of that. Do I... 477 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm not sure if I understand any of that. Do I have a router at work? I just plug into the wall. How do I forward a port 5900? What is a port? Where do I find them/it? Perhaps there's a more basic...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 5, 2007 at 06:04 PM, in Networking
Home and Office networking 477 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm sure this must have been answered somewhere, but I have searched through the forums and can't seem to find an answer. I've also done a Google search, and I can't seem to find what I'm looking...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 5, 2007 at 01:03 PM, in Networking
Help with smart playlist idea 335 Views / 2 Replies  
Is there a way to create a smart playlist for my iPod nano that will allow me to do the following every time I plug in:

Randomly choose a number of songs (appx. 500) from a number of different...
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 14, 2007 at 11:15 PM, in Applications
Be happy to share it. First, one question. I'm... 666 Views / 7 Replies  
Be happy to share it. First, one question. I'm not perfectly happy with the colours of the clip - a little too grey and washed out. I adjusted them sing the av controls in quicktime and found...
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 12, 2006 at 08:05 PM, in GUI Customization
Found one. Finally. 666 Views / 7 Replies  
Found one. Finally.
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 12, 2006 at 06:27 PM, in GUI Customization
Droplet movie? 666 Views / 7 Replies  
I had an idea for an attractive screen saver for my MacIntel Solo Mini: a looping clip of droplets on a water surface. I couldn't find anything like it that would work on my machine, so I downloaded...
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 2, 2006 at 06:20 PM, in GUI Customization
Thanks for the feedback everyone. I did try to... 540 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks for the feedback everyone. I did try to figure out the triggers option in Quicksilver. I type in LF for limewire folder, and it doesn't even give me th option of choosing the limewire folder...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 26, 2006 at 05:14 PM, in Applications
Is there a half-decent launcher app? 540 Views / 7 Replies  
I’m trying to find a particular application - a launcher for files, folders, and applications, but I’m having a lot of trouble finding one that is even close to having the features I want. I’ve...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 26, 2006 at 04:58 AM, in Applications
Perfect - thanks. Trapper 287 Views / 2 Replies  
Perfect - thanks.

Trapper
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 17, 2006 at 10:08 PM, in Applications
Smart Playlist query - Is this possible? 287 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi. I wish to create a smart playlist that will gather up all the songs from another playlist that have been played 5 times or less. I can't figure out a direct and simple way to do this. Is it even...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 17, 2006 at 04:21 PM, in Applications
Anyway, I did get answers to my questions, and I... 907 Views / 13 Replies  
Anyway, I did get answers to my questions, and I am very grateful for that, so thank-you everyone. If I came across as condescending, I am sorry to anyone and everyone who may have been offended. My...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 9, 2006 at 12:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
My bad. 907 Views / 13 Replies  
My bad.
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 9, 2006 at 12:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for clearing that up. In retrospect your... 907 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks for clearing that up. In retrospect your answer seems substantially more helpful. My real concern was not so much that the iPod needed to be hooked up directly to disc containing music (and I...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 8, 2006 at 10:07 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the help everyone. I appreciate your... 907 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks for the help everyone. I appreciate your comments and feedback. Just a quick note to mduell (and I'm really not trying to start a flame war here): Thanks for your helpful advice; I'll seek out...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 6, 2006 at 05:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
If someone could clarify something for me here... 907 Views / 13 Replies  
If someone could clarify something for me here that would be great. Given that this forum is all about the exchange of knowledge, does the fact that no one has definatively answered my question mean...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 3, 2006 at 05:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
Booting from firewire drive with a mini 907 Views / 13 Replies  
I’ve just ordered an external firewire hard-drive (a LaCie mini drive – 160G) for my Mac Mini, and I have a few questions. I’ve heard that the Mini might run faster if I use the external as a boot...
Posted by Trapper, on Jan 28, 2006 at 03:10 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the info. The car is a 1961 Rambler... 720 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks for the info. The car is a 1961 Rambler Super Classic, and the original radio isn't there. I have one to replace the old radio, but it's just for looks - it doesn't work. My idea was to have...
Posted by Trapper, on Dec 8, 2005 at 01:46 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPod auto audio question. 720 Views / 5 Replies  
Perhaps someone can answer this for me. I have a car that currently has no sound system and I'm looking for an inexpensive way to use my iPod in the car. I know I could buy a deck that has synching...
Posted by Trapper, on Dec 7, 2005 at 04:15 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Dock clock? 831 Views / 4 Replies  
Is there an easy (and cheap - free) way to put a clock in the dock? Thanks.
Posted by Trapper, on Nov 3, 2005 at 11:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Question about Endnote 8. 461 Views / 1 Replies  
I am hoping that someone can help me here. I just upgraded to endnote * and I imported my old endnote library. However, when I open one of the documents I am working on, I get the following message...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 25, 2005 at 08:44 PM, in Applications
Thanks proton - that did the trick. -Travis 1,528 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks proton - that did the trick.

-Travis
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 28, 2005 at 12:07 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Nothing! None of these suggestions have helped,... 1,528 Views / 10 Replies  
Nothing! None of these suggestions have helped, unfortunately. Thanks for trying. Keep the ideas rolling in, though. I don't want to turn it into an expensive paper-weight.
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 28, 2005 at 02:49 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Neither of these suggestions have worked, I'm... 1,528 Views / 10 Replies  
Neither of these suggestions have worked, I'm afraid. Disc Utility and iPod Updater both fail to see the device. What can I do now?

-Travis Hreno
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 28, 2005 at 01:05 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Help - nephew messed up my iPod. 1,528 Views / 10 Replies  
Okay, I admit it, I made a bit of a mistake - I lent my iPod to my teenaged nephew so he could transfer some files from it to his PC laptop. Bad idea. Apparently he was having trouble getting Windows...
Posted by Trapper, on Feb 27, 2005 at 11:37 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Can anyone send me the links for these icons? I... 587 Views / 2 Replies  
Can anyone send me the links for these icons? I used to have them, but they seem to have been removed from the web. Is Fox behind this? If so, then I have to agree with Michael Moore's assessment of...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 21, 2004 at 11:58 PM, in GUI Customization
Question regarding partitions. 408 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi there:

I had a major computer crash this weekend. Long story short - I had to completely erase my hard drive and I lost everything on it. I was lucky that I had the important files backed up....
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 20, 2004 at 11:47 PM, in Mac Desktops
Essential iPod software? Top 10- 15? 593 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey Folks:

Here's a question. I'm about to buy an iPod and after doing a cursory search on the web I have discovered an over-abundance of software out there related to the iPod. I thought I'd go...
Posted by Trapper, on Sep 9, 2003 at 02:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
How to make an MP3 disk using iTunes? 3,067 Views / 2 Replies  
I made an MP3 disk using iTunes to play in my new DVD player that I got for Christmas. Unfortunately, I ran onto problems. It seems that iTunes put each song into a seperate folder based on the...
Posted by Trapper, on Jan 2, 2003 at 09:48 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Adding audio to QT movie?? 717 Views / 1 Replies  
How do I add an audio track to an already existing QT movie clip? Is there some sort of shareware app (OS X) that does this? It seems like it should be an easy thing to do, but I can't figure out...
Posted by Trapper, on Mar 27, 2002 at 04:29 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks! That did the trick. 294 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks! That did the trick.
Posted by Trapper, on Jan 19, 2002 at 01:08 PM, in Applications
Word X Toolbar woes. 294 Views / 2 Replies  
Im having a problem with Word X. When I open a new document in Word X, the top part of the document window the part with the ruler is partially obscured by the formatting toolbar. What I would...
Posted by Trapper, on Jan 18, 2002 at 01:53 AM, in Applications
Well there WillyB, thanks for your advice, but I... 390 Views / 4 Replies  
Well there WillyB, thanks for your advice, but I do own a copy of OS8 as well as the 8.1 upgrade, and I'll be damned if I can figure out how to install just the monitor and sound control panel....
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 13, 2001 at 12:31 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Help with Monitors Control Panel/OS 8.1 390 Views / 4 Replies  
I recently had a hard drive crash, and now I can't find the control panel for the Monitor settings. I'm running OS 8.1. Could anybody be so kind as to email me a stuffed copy of their control panel....
Posted by Trapper, on Apr 11, 2001 at 11:38 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
PowerMac 6100 and ethernet? 484 Views / 5 Replies  
Hello:

I have the chance to pick up a PowerMac 6100 for free. My intention is to put it in my office and use purely as word processor to finish my dissertation on. However, I'd like to hook it up...
Posted by Trapper, on Mar 1, 2001 at 03:51 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Need help with AliasMenu and OS 9.1 330 Views / 0 Replies  
I have just installed OS 9.1, and now I have a slight problem with AliasMenu. The menus for the AliasMenu app will only display the Chicago font, regardless of what I have Kaleidoscope or the...
Posted by Trapper, on Jan 11, 2001 at 06:02 PM, in Applications
iBook SE (1st gen) for trade. 324 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi everyone:

I have an iBook SE 366 (1st gen) with 128 MB RAM. It's about 3 months old and has no dead pixels. It works great. It comes with an extra battery, a macally mouse (in grey), and a...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 26, 2000 at 10:31 PM, in Marketplace
I've had my ZipCD for about 5 months and am very... 378 Views / 5 Replies  
I've had my ZipCD for about 5 months and am very happy with it. It burns consistently well, either data or audio.


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Travis Hreno
Department of...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 22, 2000 at 10:53 AM, in Mac Desktops
Alright then, name this episode (and no cheating... 1,167 Views / 71 Replies  
Alright then, name this episode (and no cheating by looking it up online - we may not know, but you will have to live with the knowledge that you were stumped):

"Compadres, it is imperative that...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 16, 2000 at 04:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Hi: I felt I had to reply to what DewD had... 501 Views / 9 Replies  
Hi:

I felt I had to reply to what DewD had to say. I have an Epson 740 that I bought about 6 months ago. I do A LOT of printing, and after about 4 weeks, I ran out of ink. I went and purchased an...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 16, 2000 at 12:10 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Question: were the MP3s converted to AIFF before... 495 Views / 14 Replies  
Question: were the MP3s converted to AIFF before you tried to burn them? The only way I can successfully burn audio CDs with any consistency is to convert the files to AIFF before-hand. Try that if...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 15, 2000 at 08:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
My Macally iMediaKey works very well. I have had... 386 Views / 9 Replies  
My Macally iMediaKey works very well. I have had no problems with it whatsoever. Other people have complained about Macally keyboards, but I can only speak from my experience, and I would not...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 13, 2000 at 01:26 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Actually, if you read my post with a little more... 1,167 Views / 71 Replies  
Actually, if you read my post with a little more care, you'll notice that I mentioned hotline.

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Travis Hreno
Department of Philosophy
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Posted by Trapper, on Oct 6, 2000 at 09:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The Simpsons 1,167 Views / 71 Replies  
In an effort to speed along the progress of my dissertation, I removed the T.V. from my household sometime ago. However, I didn't count on having to deal with Simpsons withdrawl. I'm seriously...
Posted by Trapper, on Oct 6, 2000 at 04:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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