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If your a Mobile Me subscriber try out the free... 2,027 Views / 20 Replies  
If your a Mobile Me subscriber try out the free version of MobileFiles. LINK (http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=294258237&mt=8)
This app will connect to your iDisk...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Nov 22, 2008 at 11:43 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
superduper (www.shirt-pocket.com/SuperDuper/) is... 338 Views / 3 Replies  
superduper (www.shirt-pocket.com/SuperDuper/) is free for cloning a drive. I use it to make a back up of my system every month and it works all the time
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 6, 2007 at 09:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
is your screensaver set to show pictures? I... 356 Views / 2 Replies  
is your screensaver set to show pictures?

I have noticed that if i let mine sleep and then wake it i will see my screensaver for just a second. This happens even on the mac i use at work. I never...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 4, 2007 at 11:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah that is how I have mine set up. At first it... 791 Views / 14 Replies  
yeah that is how I have mine set up. At first it drove the wife nuts, but she quickly got over it.

Here is a almost identical model as mine. It is basically the same the only thing different...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 4, 2007 at 11:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i also have one very similar to nitronick. I even... 791 Views / 14 Replies  
i also have one very similar to nitronick. I even went through the trouble of routing normal cables to keep on it so i don't have to worry about a cable mess. I got mine from Staples a few years back...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 4, 2007 at 10:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I upgraded my HD the week i bought my ibook. Then... 7,959 Views / 7 Replies  
I upgraded my HD the week i bought my ibook. Then last month had to take it in for a bad FW port. I told the "Genius" that i had upgraded the HD and the Optical drive and he made no mind to it. In...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 2, 2007 at 10:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i don't mind at all. If someone would be so kind... 3,098 Views / 12 Replies  
i don't mind at all. If someone would be so kind as to tell me where the profile file is stored i will email it to you.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Apr 1, 2007 at 08:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Heck i just tried that SuperCal and it worked... 3,098 Views / 12 Replies  
Heck i just tried that SuperCal and it worked like a charm. I have been toying with the colorsync app and have never received the results that i received with this program.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Mar 31, 2007 at 12:54 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Works fine on my iBook G4. Long boot at first.... 22,508 Views / 244 Replies  
Works fine on my iBook G4. Long boot at first. But all seems fine now.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Mar 14, 2007 at 10:33 PM, in Mac OS X
Like rjenkinson said but do it while it is upside... 734 Views / 5 Replies  
Like rjenkinson said but do it while it is upside down on a mouse pad. It will help remove any debri that is on the rollers. Also i use some alcohol and a lent free cloth and roll the ball around on...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Nov 21, 2006 at 10:54 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Firewire Not Responding 484 Views / 2 Replies  
So I went on a business trip and before i left my firewire port was working on my iBook just fine. I know this because i hooked up my iPod, transfered some music and stuff. I use my book while in the...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Nov 11, 2006 at 11:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
i reassighned the dashboard key f12 to f8 because... 715 Views / 5 Replies  
i reassighned the dashboard key f12 to f8 because of that problem. You can do that in the sys prefs.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Oct 27, 2006 at 09:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah, Airport is just a brand name for 802.11b.... 716 Views / 13 Replies  
Yeah, Airport is just a brand name for 802.11b. It's the same wireless standard. And if you bought an 802.11g your still going to be able to connect. It is backwards compatible.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Oct 24, 2006 at 05:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I had a iBook G3 600 it did everything i wanted... 716 Views / 13 Replies  
I had a iBook G3 600 it did everything i wanted it to. It was slow at some heavier tasks like dreamweaver and fireworks but it worked. If you do get a G3 make sure you max that memory out. It will...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Oct 23, 2006 at 02:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
im a purist when it comes to things. Technology... 3,872 Views / 51 Replies  
im a purist when it comes to things. Technology is one of them. So when you start messing with the colors of the devices I like is when i adhere to the basics even more. So my answer is NO. But I am...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Oct 18, 2006 at 09:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
optical drive swap 358 Views / 1 Replies  
Here is the question. Can i swap my combo drive in my g4 iBook with a SuperDrive in a G5 iMac? The labor part is not a problem i have been in both many times. But i cannot remember if they drives are...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Oct 11, 2006 at 05:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yeah the above is what i do. I have a messenger... 914 Views / 12 Replies  
yeah the above is what i do. I have a messenger bag that i found at old navy and i put my iBook in a sleeve and then into the bag. I don't have the mac case but i do use a normal old sleeve.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Sep 25, 2006 at 08:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Download a service manual for it! I have opened... 708 Views / 8 Replies  
Download a service manual for it! I have opened both my iBooks and its not an easy job. The G4 was much easier, but unless you know where the stress points are you run the risk of cracking the...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Sep 17, 2006 at 09:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
But say you use only 25% of the battery while you... 790 Views / 6 Replies  
But say you use only 25% of the battery while you work away from the house. And when you get home up plug up? Is that also considered a cycle?
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Sep 16, 2006 at 10:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
yes you will see a huge increase of preformance... 607 Views / 3 Replies  
yes you will see a huge increase of preformance with a memory upgrade. If you can afford it I would max it out, the more the better. As far as where to get the memory, I cant be of any help. I'm a...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Aug 20, 2006 at 08:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use Quicken 2007. Its alright. It has all the... 883 Views / 12 Replies  
I use Quicken 2007. Its alright. It has all the options that the deluxe version for winblows has plus a widget to put in fast register entrys. I used to use Microsoft Money on my WinBlows laptop, and...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Aug 8, 2006 at 07:40 PM, in Applications
Being that I am tight fisted with my money now as... 682 Views / 5 Replies  
Being that I am tight fisted with my money now as I was when I was in college. I would go with the cheaper of the two, that being the iBook. It's going to have a 5 year life cycle so everything that...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Aug 7, 2006 at 10:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Hey Turbo-111, If you IM me your mailing address... 709 Views / 9 Replies  
Hey Turbo-111, If you IM me your mailing address ill send you an CPU-Drop in Upgrade to Panther for the low low price of NaDa. I have a few laying around the shop and really dont need them. Was going...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Aug 1, 2006 at 07:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I bought my g4 1.33 iBook from the referb stock... 1,643 Views / 36 Replies  
I bought my g4 1.33 iBook from the referb stock on the apple website. I had a few glitches like the right speaker being blown and the restore disks wouldn't boot. But Apple fixed both with no...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 10, 2006 at 11:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you do try to load a new skin just dont erase... 1,099 Views / 8 Replies  
If you do try to load a new skin just dont erase the Moto Skin. That is the skin that holds all the default icons.

I have put new skins on my mobile phone with no problems. I found an app called...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 9, 2006 at 11:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
i use one on my Pocket Pc and on my Moblie. I... 1,099 Views / 8 Replies  
i use one on my Pocket Pc and on my Moblie. I like things to match
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jul 8, 2006 at 08:19 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Check out ImageWell. I like it for a quick resize... 3,081 Views / 13 Replies  
Check out ImageWell. I like it for a quick resize then upload to a server function.

http://xtralean.com/IWOverview.html
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jun 8, 2006 at 12:13 AM, in Applications
wow. now that is a nice decorating job. Your... 70,913 Views / 417 Replies  
wow. now that is a nice decorating job. Your place looks like it should be called iHome.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jun 6, 2006 at 08:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
This is why I don't smoke tobacco. ;) 822 Views / 10 Replies  
This is why I don't smoke tobacco. ;)
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 31, 2006 at 10:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can swap the hard drive and the optical... 351 Views / 1 Replies  
You can swap the hard drive and the optical drive. But that is about it.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 29, 2006 at 11:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If you have time and a technical hand you could... 449 Views / 2 Replies  
If you have time and a technical hand you could replace your logicboard, it really isn't that hard. Just lots of time and patience. There are hundreds of diffrent size screws that need to be...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 29, 2006 at 10:42 AM, in Mac Notebooks
have you run the disk utilities that came with... 742 Views / 7 Replies  
have you run the disk utilities that came with your mac? It will test it. The three beeps may have something to do with the memory. Have you upgraded it lately? Maybe take it out and reseat it.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 26, 2006 at 01:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
This is my concern also, I just bought a G4. I... 520 Views / 4 Replies  
This is my concern also, I just bought a G4. I would think that the G4 and G5 units will be supported for a very long time. At least for the next 5 years I would think.

of course this is an...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 19, 2006 at 05:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: If you have the time and the want to do it,... 587 Views / 10 Replies  
If you have the time and the want to do it, anything is possible.

search: http://www.eserviceinfo.com/index.php?what=search2&searchstring=PowerBook+G4 for a service manual and follow the...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 19, 2006 at 12:25 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: ebay is your friend. I found my HD enclosure for... 587 Views / 10 Replies  
ebay is your friend. I found my HD enclosure for under 30 bucks on it. It has both FW and USB 2.0 on it. Do a search for something like, firewire 2.5 case. you'll find many.

Good luck with your...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on May 18, 2006 at 09:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
it would be nice wouldn't it? But alas, no you... 409 Views / 1 Replies  
it would be nice wouldn't it? But alas, no you cannot. The screw holes and placement of other mount points are very different.

I've had the same thought, 600 mhz g3 to a g4 anything. But after...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Apr 22, 2006 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have used BS Counter. It's real simple and easy... 585 Views / 3 Replies  
I have used BS Counter. It's real simple and easy to install.

http://www.stanback.net/programming/bscounter
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Feb 22, 2006 at 12:34 AM, in Developer Center
Thats pretty phat. 639 Views / 1 Replies  
Thats pretty phat.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Feb 3, 2006 at 12:46 AM, in GUI Customization
I think you mean transfer the old domain name to... 580 Views / 7 Replies  
I think you mean transfer the old domain name to the new host?

if so there is a link in the sidebar that says "Domains" if you click it, it will drop an menu. In the menu you will find a link...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 30, 2006 at 08:03 PM, in Developer Center
should be easy enough. first thing i would... 580 Views / 7 Replies  
should be easy enough.

first thing i would do is get your DH account. Start up the new domain name and site. Then, transfer the old domain name to the DH account. Write the redirect page and...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 29, 2006 at 09:29 PM, in Developer Center
Thanks to you chuckit! After some quick... 422 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks to you chuckit!

After some quick troubleshooting and outside help I got it to work. Did exactly what I wanted
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 26, 2006 at 07:54 PM, in Developer Center
Custom Internet Explorer index page 422 Views / 2 Replies  
I know some of the website out there will spit out a page to tell you that you don't have a IE compatible browser and to use it instead. So is there anyway to do the same but to IE.

This is what...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 25, 2006 at 05:09 PM, in Developer Center
I use Dreamhost and have never been let down with... 5,582 Views / 80 Replies  
I use Dreamhost and have never been let down with them. Not only do they give you lots of space and bandwidth they also give you more each and every week. So not only do you get the 1TB of bandwidth...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 24, 2006 at 02:37 PM, in Developer Center
It sounds like the charge circuit in the battery... 534 Views / 7 Replies  
It sounds like the charge circuit in the battery it self has gone goofy.

i had a battery like that. It was the one that came with the book (used). I ended up just buying a new one and since then...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 23, 2006 at 02:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
well, the only way i can think of doing it is to... 861 Views / 8 Replies  
well, the only way i can think of doing it is to get yourself a Dazzle Hollywood Digital Bridge, and output the video and audio to it. then input the signal back into iMovie using the firewire...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 21, 2006 at 11:39 AM, in Applications
Yes it will fit. I have a newish G4 battery in my... 408 Views / 2 Replies  
Yes it will fit. I have a newish G4 battery in my 600mhz "speeddemon".
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 18, 2006 at 02:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My prediction for Tony is, he will be back in... 8,659 Views / 246 Replies  
My prediction for Tony is, he will be back in full force by 5:00 p.m. on the street with Jack trying to find the culprits.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 16, 2006 at 09:20 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I've done this exact thing. You will need to have... 449 Views / 4 Replies  
I've done this exact thing. You will need to have either A: a static IP address for your home BB connection. Or, B: a dynamic DNS service like DynDNS (http://www.dyndns.com/services/dns/dyndns/)....
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 14, 2006 at 04:24 PM, in Applications
Swaping Logic Boards 775 Views / 2 Replies  
Ok first off i know i could sell my iBook and take the money plus the money i would spend and buy a new iBook. But what fun would that be?

Here is what i want to do. I want to take my iBook and...
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 13, 2006 at 07:33 PM, in Hardware Hacking
have you seen the two iBooks in action? if so and... 1,697 Views / 36 Replies  
have you seen the two iBooks in action? if so and they work well and are for a good price(less than 400) i would go for it.
Posted by Cucucachoo, on Jan 13, 2006 at 07:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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