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Chilll....I do know where that key is. But, why... 577 Views / 14 Replies  
Chilll....I do know where that key is. But, why was the it chosen to be cmd-tilda? Is there a reason for it? It seems like a wierd choice to me.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Mar 15, 2005 at 10:18 AM, in Mac OS X
switching windows within application? 577 Views / 14 Replies  
Is there a keyboard short cut to switch between windows within an application? specifically, I would like to do this in microsoft word on a Mac. I use cmd-tab for switching between apps, but donno...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Mar 15, 2005 at 01:00 AM, in Mac OS X
virtual PC, 2000 vs XP 1,148 Views / 23 Replies  
Hey All,

I was wondering whether virtual PC performs significantly better running 2000 vs XP. I have XP installed, but it is very slow on PB G4 1.33Ghz. Thanks.

- ravi
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 16, 2004 at 12:26 PM, in Applications
I specifically remember this from a WWDC demo by... 663 Views / 5 Replies  
I specifically remember this from a WWDC demo by steve jobs. Right now we have transparent 'thing' that shows up when one tries to adjust display brightness or audio volume. I remember similar thing...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 3, 2004 at 02:30 AM, in Mac OS X
bluetooth phone interface 663 Views / 5 Replies  
I got a new Sony Ericsson t630, and I set it up with OS 10. I was thinking I will see a cool looking skin whenever I receive a call. What I see is a dialog box, is this the way it is supposed to be?...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 2, 2004 at 01:54 PM, in Mac OS X
how do I do this? 471 Views / 4 Replies  
In windows when you hit enter on a selected file, the file opens up. How do I do this in OS X? When I hit enter on a file, OS X goes into rename mode. I bet there is a way to use a keyboard to open a...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Sep 27, 2004 at 05:44 PM, in Mac OS X
I was checking out some videos of longhorn ... 6,855 Views / 103 Replies  
I was checking out some videos of longhorn

http://msdn.microsoft.com/Longhorn/productinfo/conceptvid/default.aspx

It might have been a big wow if I was still using windows, but my standards...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jul 13, 2004 at 12:21 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: Making the "switch" 867 Views / 15 Replies  
When I look at a pb, I am looking at bluetooth, awesome keyboard, and, good enough processing power and cache sizes. I have been using a PB borrowed from my boss, and I think it is a robust design....
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jul 12, 2004 at 02:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
when is a right time to buy a new pb 516 Views / 4 Replies  
Now that people are speculating about G5s on PBs, I am wondering when would be a safe time to buy a PB and not worry about getting outdated too soon. I am also worried about all the new features...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jul 10, 2004 at 01:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
memory size for performance 569 Views / 3 Replies  
Hello,

I recently compared Panther performance on a 500Mhz G4 with 1GB RAM and a 1Ghz G4 with 512MB RAM. I notice a significant performance improvment on the slower G4 with larger memory in terms...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 13, 2003 at 03:57 AM, in Mac OS X
Folks, you all scared me about 10.3 networking.... 27,809 Views / 143 Replies  
Folks, you all scared me about 10.3 networking. When I finally installed it today, it is not bad at all. I think it is certainly better than 10.2 networking, at least for me. I was getting too much...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 2, 2003 at 04:29 AM, in Mac OS X
good good good. I am happy. - ravi 27,809 Views / 143 Replies  
good good good. I am happy.

- ravi
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Oct 28, 2003 at 11:20 PM, in Mac OS X
How about disconnecting from drives when you go... 27,809 Views / 143 Replies  
How about disconnecting from drives when you go offline? For e.g. in jaguar, I connect to a share, and take my iBook offline. Beachball always shows up trying to disconnect from that dead share. Is...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Oct 28, 2003 at 01:53 PM, in Mac OS X
We still get the finder hangs??? Come'on, how... 27,809 Views / 143 Replies  
We still get the finder hangs??? Come'on, how long will they take to fix this issue. I use mounts all the time on my iBook, and keep waiting all the time at those finder hangs. I have been fed up...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Oct 27, 2003 at 05:00 PM, in Mac OS X
Are you saying you cannot see windows machnes on... 44,278 Views / 287 Replies  
Are you saying you cannot see windows machnes on the local network? Is this a problem seen universally among SMB shares? This could potentially be a serious drawback if you cannot see windows...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Oct 26, 2003 at 11:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Network doesn't go down often, I keep taking my... 4,330 Views / 77 Replies  
Network doesn't go down often, I keep taking my laptop all over the place between wireless & wired networks. I don't always remember to unmount everytime, and I don't think I should be expected...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Sep 25, 2003 at 08:23 PM, in Mac OS X
I agree, don't really have much of an experience... 4,330 Views / 77 Replies  
I agree, don't really have much of an experience using for external drives. But, finder has a hell a lot of problems while doing file transfer over the network with different platforms. Specifically:...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Sep 25, 2003 at 05:38 PM, in Mac OS X
[B] There is a site:... 1,355 Views / 19 Replies  
[B]

There is a site: http://www.apple-expo.com/
which seems to have a link called keynote. Not sure whether it will be streamed over there or not.

ravi
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Sep 16, 2003 at 01:59 AM, in Mac OS X
wierd crash 333 Views / 1 Replies  
I had my headphones plugged into my ibook, was connecting to internet using the airport WLAN, and started playing one of the iTunes radio channels. iTunes was showing that radio channel was playing,...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Mar 19, 2003 at 11:38 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: JOURNALING FILE SYSTEM recommended?? 906 Views / 18 Replies  
I didn't see any difference. Nothing bad, nothing "visibly" good.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Feb 26, 2003 at 01:47 PM, in Mac OS X
Poll: Are you a switcher? 943 Views / 27 Replies  
Checking on number of switchers on this forum. I mean, switchers from Windows to Mac OS 10.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Feb 25, 2003 at 10:18 PM, in Mac OS X
How to open new windows ?? 551 Views / 5 Replies  
This is kind of a wierd question. Here is the story...Suppose I have an application window minimized into dock. Now, I would like to open a new window in the same application without having to pull...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Feb 5, 2003 at 02:24 AM, in Mac OS X
Doesn't some of XP folders look like this? 874 Views / 9 Replies  
Doesn't some of XP folders look like this?
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Feb 2, 2003 at 09:58 PM, in Mac OS X
It just cannot be Manhattan. Wherever you take... 1,536 Views / 17 Replies  
It just cannot be Manhattan. Wherever you take the shot of that island, you see way more skyscrapers than that.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 29, 2003 at 10:55 PM, in Mac OS X
Yeah, the reboot finally worked. I was exploring... 400 Views / 5 Replies  
Yeah, the reboot finally worked. I was exploring ways other than reboot. It is kind of wierd that some stuff get reset during a reboot. I thought logout should have at least worked. Oh well...

-...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 29, 2003 at 10:52 PM, in Mac OS X
Nothing other than my own grep process. I just... 400 Views / 5 Replies  
Nothing other than my own grep process. I just noticed that drag & drop is not function across the board. Any help appreciated.

- Ravi
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 29, 2003 at 08:51 PM, in Mac OS X
Drag & Drop Stopped working in Mail 400 Views / 5 Replies  
This suddenly happened last night. I cannot remember the sequence of event that led to this failure. But I cannot drag and drop messages into different folder in Mail. However, I can still use...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 29, 2003 at 02:25 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Serious iBook Sleep Problem in 10.2.3 541 Views / 8 Replies  
Okay, I've had similar problems in past. I am not sure whether this had to do with OS version or hardware wear. I think I've first had it 5 months back. I had to do power unit reset to fix this. This...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 20, 2003 at 11:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Real Message. 671 Views / 9 Replies  
I personally would like some software that will get me excited. But, most of the ones like MacJournal do not impress me. All they have is a textEdit box with an adjoining list, and some encryption...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 20, 2003 at 11:30 PM, in Mac OS X
I was also under an impression that whenever you... 2,344 Views / 51 Replies  
I was also under an impression that whenever you login to a PC, there are several aspects of IE (in addition to prefs) that get loaded in. I heard that this is what that makes IE a snap to start up...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 17, 2003 at 01:37 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: Safari - Fastest on Mac, but how does it compare to PCs? 2,344 Views / 51 Replies  
I don't see whether this is a fair comparision. IE is totally hardcoded into the operating system. Safari on the other hand is like any other piece of software. With this close integration, Microsoft...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 16, 2003 at 09:40 PM, in Mac OS X
Those guys are big time "whiners". Come'on,... 2,344 Views / 51 Replies  
Those guys are big time "whiners". Come'on, Chimera itself admitted that it is slow, bulky (CNET comment) etc.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 16, 2003 at 03:40 PM, in Mac OS X
I think apple is trying to have a consistent... 940 Views / 14 Replies  
I think apple is trying to have a consistent "search" box that is rounded. So, google is a search. Same rounded box is true in Finder search and Mail search. But, url pane really is not a search....
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 8, 2003 at 11:54 PM, in Mac OS X
Same here. 500Mhz G3 iBook. Faster than all else.... 12,793 Views / 248 Replies  
Same here. 500Mhz G3 iBook. Faster than all else. Quite close to IE on WinTel...IMHO
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 8, 2003 at 12:41 AM, in Mac OS X
I have had some problems with https. But again, I... 12,793 Views / 248 Replies  
I have had some problems with https. But again, I used to have problems with OW when using https. Otherwise, many more websites that I frequently visit are working so much better than all the...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 7, 2003 at 09:18 PM, in Mac OS X
I have had some problems accessing https and... 12,793 Views / 248 Replies  
I have had some problems accessing https and javascript. I guess that will show up in the final release.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 7, 2003 at 09:15 PM, in Mac OS X
10.2.3 Buffereing/imovie 316 Views / 1 Replies  
Oh my god, they suck big time. I am having a hell of lot of trouble making a small movie. I can't believe these test engineering didn't check this. It is horrible.

- ravi
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Jan 2, 2003 at 07:11 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Netscape and Mail 421 Views / 4 Replies  
Netscape is slow, but still useful. But, Mail is more nicer. What is netscape mail? Sorry, I never heard of it. If it uses pop or imap servers, you should be able to use Mail.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 29, 2002 at 05:23 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: new 10.2.3 widgets, a precursor to tablet Mac? 1,454 Views / 36 Replies  
I do not think this is a stupid idea. There is nothing radically wrong with having such buttons for a handheld/tablet thing-y. I think I will actually propose it in a class project and see what the...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 26, 2002 at 09:41 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Why did I switch to Mac? Fool??? 1,844 Views / 25 Replies  
I would like to agree.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 23, 2002 at 12:03 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: Why did I switch to Mac? Fool??? 1,844 Views / 25 Replies  
I don't get this fairy tale. If you took it to the dealer, it should make sense to send it back to apple immediately. These are rare problems that can happen anywhere with any engineering system.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 21, 2002 at 05:22 PM, in Mac OS X
I see some speed-up. I cannot pin point where the... 8,926 Views / 147 Replies  
I see some speed-up. I cannot pin point where the speed is coming from, but I do see some speed.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 19, 2002 at 07:46 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Journal/Diary software 840 Views / 15 Replies  
I had putting together a book in my mind. I thought Journaling softwares kind of do that. I am sorry if I am not clear. But, yeah, I had something that can put together a book in my mind.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 16, 2002 at 01:55 AM, in Mac OS X
This stuff is not very impressive. I was thinking... 840 Views / 15 Replies  
This stuff is not very impressive. I was thinking there was something in the world of OS 9, I've never used OS 9. Isn't there anything like a book authoring software? Writers across the world use...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 15, 2002 at 11:47 PM, in Mac OS X
Journal/Diary software 840 Views / 15 Replies  
You folks know of any good diary/personal-journal software? I tried MacJournal, but not too impressed. Thanks
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 15, 2002 at 07:55 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Computer starts to console 446 Views / 4 Replies  
you might want to contact apple.
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 10, 2002 at 01:14 PM, in Mac OS X
I second that 630 Views / 19 Replies  
I second that
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 6, 2002 at 06:44 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Where is webcam on OSX right now? 1,265 Views / 26 Replies  
Latest Yahoo messenger's got a webcam option for OS X as well. I haven't tried it for video though. Don't have a cam
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Dec 1, 2002 at 07:23 PM, in Mac OS X
I bought this they released iBook last year, so... 385 Views / 3 Replies  
I bought this they released iBook last year, so its version 1 (after OS X). And, I am running 10.2.2. I've been seeing this problem for a while since 2-3 months. I doubt whether its an OS problem...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 25, 2002 at 11:16 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sleep mode problems 385 Views / 3 Replies  
I've been having these new problems with sleep. When I push down the cover, it does go to sleep mode. But keeps getting off and into sleep mode with hand movements. this never happened before. And, I...
Posted by raviruddarraju, on Nov 25, 2002 at 08:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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