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Thanks. That took care of it. 1,127 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks. That took care of it.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 8, 2009 at 11:07 AM, in Mac OS X
Software Update Can't Expand Package 1,127 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm running 10.5.7 on my Macbook Core Duo and started having an issue with Software Update. I tried upgrading the lateset iTunes and Quicktime but get this message

"Software Update could not...
Posted by lextek, on Jun 8, 2009 at 06:35 AM, in Mac OS X
I would love to see a Tivo like DVR in the Mini. ... 1,074 Views / 18 Replies  
I would love to see a Tivo like DVR in the Mini. The Mini could then be hooked up to the home theater and used as a jukebox and video source.
Posted by lextek, on Nov 29, 2005 at 07:16 PM, in Mac Desktops
I switched to Transition. 796 Views / 12 Replies  
I switched to Transition.
Posted by lextek, on Oct 30, 2003 at 05:16 AM, in Applications
I reinstalled still nothing???? 796 Views / 12 Replies  
I reinstalled still nothing????
Posted by lextek, on Oct 26, 2003 at 08:41 PM, in Applications
Limewire Won't work in Panther? 796 Views / 12 Replies  
Just tried Limewire. No luck runing it in Panther.
Posted by lextek, on Oct 26, 2003 at 05:36 PM, in Applications
Postscript Printer for OS X 281 Views / 1 Replies  
My wife does graphic design. She needs a Postscript printer that works in OS X. Also needs to do 11 x 14.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 14, 2003 at 10:16 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
In the Energy Saver it says the battery is at... 622 Views / 6 Replies  
In the Energy Saver it says the battery is at 10%. Which is about right. I am using 10.2.6.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 7, 2003 at 05:40 AM, in Mac Notebooks
No Low Battery Warning 622 Views / 6 Replies  
I used to get a warning "you are now running on reserve power". My PB 12 no long pops up with that warning. It use show up with about 13 minutes of juice left?????
Posted by lextek, on Jun 6, 2003 at 11:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
No they won't. I've had a ZIO Smartmedia one... 402 Views / 7 Replies  
No they won't. I've had a ZIO Smartmedia one that stop working with every OS X update. They make a MMD one, but they don't list an OSX driver for it.
Posted by lextek, on May 31, 2003 at 12:57 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Palm Zire71 and iSync 359 Views / 1 Replies  
I jus got a Palm Zire71. Great PDA. Also my first. I am able to Hotsync with out any problems. I installed the iSync conduit and Isync would work. Now the photos from the Zire71 won't download. ...
Posted by lextek, on May 31, 2003 at 10:15 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
MultiMediaCard/SD card reader for OSX 402 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm looking for a MultiMediaCard/SD card reader to use with a PB12 and OSX 10.2.6.
Posted by lextek, on May 31, 2003 at 10:11 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
"Regulatory Agency Clearance Delay" 529 Views / 0 Replies  
My 12" has been spending time in Alaska since the 15th. All I see on the tracking is "Regulatory Agency Clearance Delay " I think this has something to do with customs. But...
Posted by lextek, on Feb 19, 2003 at 02:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The META amps are fairly, easy to build an are... 1,074 Views / 22 Replies  
The META amps are fairly, easy to build an are truly awesome.
Posted by lextek, on Feb 14, 2003 at 11:13 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I use my iPod with Grado RS2 and Etymotic 4Ps. I... 1,074 Views / 22 Replies  
I use my iPod with Grado RS2 and Etymotic 4Ps. I have MP3s encoded at 192VBR. I ripped some at higher bitrates and AIFF. Not really a big difference. I am very, pleased with the sound quality. ...
Posted by lextek, on Feb 14, 2003 at 06:37 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I agree with the quality and outstanding customer... 1,683 Views / 25 Replies  
I agree with the quality and outstanding customer service from Waterfield. I have one of their cases for my iPod. What bags/sleeves are you using. PB12"
Posted by lextek, on Feb 12, 2003 at 07:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Could you give a link for the booq powersleeve... 1,683 Views / 25 Replies  
Could you give a link for the booq powersleeve 12???? Where to purchase?
Posted by lextek, on Feb 12, 2003 at 06:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
100 or bigger 586 Views / 7 Replies  
100 or bigger
Posted by lextek, on Jan 18, 2003 at 09:50 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
External Firewire HD for OSX 586 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm looking for suggestions for a large external Firewire HD that plays nice with OSX. I have an older Maxtor that sometimes mounts and sometimes doesn't.
Posted by lextek, on Jan 18, 2003 at 07:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Airport Extreme with Old BaseStation 397 Views / 4 Replies  
Looks like I'm going to be getting the new "little" PB with the Extreme Airport card. Just wondering if it will work with the old Airport Basestation?
Posted by lextek, on Jan 8, 2003 at 06:09 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I've noticed in the past Apple will repair before... 689 Views / 3 Replies  
I've noticed in the past Apple will repair before replace. Usually there is a super, quick turnaround.
Posted by lextek, on Dec 3, 2002 at 06:44 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
How would you use a desktop as a basestaion? 957 Views / 14 Replies  
How would you use a desktop as a basestaion?
Posted by lextek, on Dec 3, 2002 at 06:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
SD Ti Airport Reception 1,139 Views / 25 Replies  
Any improvement in Airport reception on the latest Tibooks? I had the last revision for a weekend and could not believe how baad the reception was. I even tried the Airport antenna hack with the...
Posted by lextek, on Dec 3, 2002 at 06:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
M 700 combo went back to Apple today for the... 989 Views / 18 Replies  
M 700 combo went back to Apple today for the second time. Video would freak out. It looked like it was doing a VRAM test. Last time the motherboard was replaced.
Posted by lextek, on Dec 3, 2002 at 06:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I was at the Westfarms Apple store playing with... 371 Views / 30 Replies  
I was at the Westfarms Apple store playing with the 17" iMac and it had 10.2 on it. I didn't notice the build. Nice machine.

<small>[ 07-31-2002, 08:29 PM: Message edited by: lextek ]</small>
Posted by lextek, on Jul 31, 2002 at 08:28 PM, in Mac OS X
I got an LCD for my 466SE off of Ebay. Ended up... 270 Views / 1 Replies  
I got an LCD for my 466SE off of Ebay. Ended up paying about $250. It was the complete upper shell. It was a Samsung.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 18, 2002 at 11:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Turned off filesharing in 9 and X. Still can't... 278 Views / 2 Replies  
Turned off filesharing in 9 and X. Still can't modify HD. Can't even drag stuff to trash.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 18, 2002 at 09:28 PM, in Mac OS X
Changing HD Name 278 Views / 2 Replies  
I am unable to change the name of my HD in 10.1.5. I also can't modify it? Does this have something to do with "sharing"?
Posted by lextek, on Jun 18, 2002 at 08:25 PM, in Mac OS X
I use a 128mb smartmedia card with my Zio for the... 571 Views / 18 Replies  
I use a 128mb smartmedia card with my Zio for the same thing. That way I can use it with my digital camera. We've come a long way since the Zip.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 13, 2002 at 06:09 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
That's a pretty tiny screw. I don't know if I've... 350 Views / 7 Replies  
That's a pretty tiny screw. I don't know if I've ever seen an EZ-out that small. I used a fairly new , high quality phillips screwdriver (Snap-On) with downward pressure. They can be a problem. ...
Posted by lextek, on Jun 10, 2002 at 08:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I like the desktop stand desk to the TiBook. 325 Views / 1 Replies  
I like the desktop stand desk to the TiBook.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 8, 2002 at 09:21 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
iDisk is much quicker to respond. 356 Views / 19 Replies  
iDisk is much quicker to respond.
Posted by lextek, on Jun 7, 2002 at 05:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If Airport range is a factor, the ibook wins... 266 Views / 9 Replies  
If Airport range is a factor, the ibook wins hands down. The Powerbook has very, limited range. As far as using the iBook for graphic design. My wife uses it with Quark, Photoshop and Illustrator....
Posted by lextek, on Jun 4, 2002 at 05:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you want to use Airport the iBook blows the... 269 Views / 15 Replies  
If you want to use Airport the iBook blows the TiBook away. I had the new TiBook and was shocked how poor the range was. The TiBook is awesome in every other way. I exchanged the Ti for a 700...
Posted by lextek, on Jun 3, 2002 at 09:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iBook LCD replacements 242 Views / 7 Replies  
I have an older iBook (SE Firewire) The LCD is shot have a drop by my young daughter. There are black "crack" lines through it. Any idea about the cost of replacement, part only??

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Posted by lextek, on May 27, 2002 at 06:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You might want to try the Sennheisser MX-500's. 866 Views / 9 Replies  
You might want to try the Sennheisser MX-500's.
Posted by lextek, on Apr 9, 2002 at 06:07 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
10 gig iPods in Apple Stores? 205 Views / 2 Replies  
Just wondering if the 10 gigger iPods are in the local Apple stores (CT)?
Posted by lextek, on Mar 23, 2002 at 01:00 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I use 192 VBR and it is pretty close to a CD. ... 1,422 Views / 9 Replies  
I use 192 VBR and it is pretty close to a CD. Remember it is a portable format.
Posted by lextek, on Mar 23, 2002 at 12:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
After replacing the hard drive did you notice any... 284 Views / 8 Replies  
After replacing the hard drive did you notice any reduction in battery run time after fully charging?
Posted by lextek, on Feb 15, 2002 at 05:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Battery Life 205 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a iBook SE. I'm running the latest OS X. I'm getting about two hours on a fully charged battery. I've got the brightness turned down well below half way. Does this seem low? Could the...
Posted by lextek, on Feb 15, 2002 at 05:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Checked repair status of my iPod "2002-01-22... 732 Views / 23 Replies  
Checked repair status of my iPod

"2002-01-22 19:28:26 Box sent
2002-01-25 14:50:29 Product received - hold for diagnostic
2002-01-25 14:50:40 Diagnostic - servicing product
2002-01-25...
Posted by lextek, on Jan 26, 2002 at 07:53 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I'm joining the broken earphone jack club. I... 732 Views / 23 Replies  
I'm joining the broken earphone jack club. I really don't know why they break. I've always been careful with it. Mine went back to Apple Thursday.

Bob :(
Posted by lextek, on Jan 26, 2002 at 12:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I don't think it sounds bad. To me 1.0.4 added a... 335 Views / 26 Replies  
I don't think it sounds bad. To me 1.0.4 added a slight boost in the bass. I actually preffered the sound of 1.0.3. I don't use the Apple earbus. They do sound like crap.

Bob :cool:
Posted by lextek, on Jan 25, 2002 at 06:13 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
So nobody has every replaced their HD'ds in an... 219 Views / 6 Replies  
So nobody has every replaced their HD'ds in an iBook? Thanks lurkers.

Lextek :o
Posted by lextek, on Jan 23, 2002 at 10:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iBook SE HD Upgrade 219 Views / 6 Replies  
I'm considering upgrading my HD in my iBook SE. The 10gig is getting fulland externals aren't the greatest in OSX. I know what's involved about getting the HD in. My question is once it's in would...
Posted by lextek, on Jan 23, 2002 at 06:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I stopped by the Apple store last night. They... 359 Views / 24 Replies  
I stopped by the Apple store last night. They had the iMac on display. It really is beautiful in person. The stalk is not "slack" It is very, well constructed and silky smooth. It had a feeling...
Posted by lextek, on Jan 12, 2002 at 08:01 AM, in Mac Desktops
I opened the "displays" and selected 800x600 60hz... 290 Views / 8 Replies  
I opened the "displays" and selected 800x600 60hz (NTSC) and the display was then output to the TV. :) :)
Posted by lextek, on Jan 7, 2002 at 06:16 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have not been able to get any output to a TV... 290 Views / 8 Replies  
I have not been able to get any output to a TV from iBook SE. (10.1.2)

I tried re launching in 9.2 and get the message that certain components are missing, I can remember which.

Bob :confused:
Posted by lextek, on Jan 2, 2002 at 07:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
What type of set-up (camera/software) to use... 458 Views / 18 Replies  
What type of set-up (camera/software) to use between a Mac and PC? Might be cool for Gramma.

Bob :)
Posted by lextek, on Dec 25, 2001 at 04:20 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Zio dead in 10.1.2 240 Views / 2 Replies  
After finally getting drivers for the Zio for OS X. Update 10.1.2 killed it. I hope a fix comes soon.

Bob :confused:
Posted by lextek, on Dec 22, 2001 at 08:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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