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To whom it may concern: Solved it by downloading... 1,014 Views / 26 Replies  
To whom it may concern: Solved it by downloading the trial, it is the same installer.
Posted by Castor, on Sep 14, 2005 at 03:18 AM, in Applications
I am having trouble downloading Flash 8 as a... 1,014 Views / 26 Replies  
I am having trouble downloading Flash 8 as a component of my Studio 8 upgrade. The store orderpage states the download should be 145 MB, the file stops loading at 105 and the checksum fails upon...
Posted by Castor, on Sep 13, 2005 at 05:49 PM, in Applications
Edit: Ooops! Posted without checking a refresh. 72,459 Views / 787 Replies  
Edit: Ooops! Posted without checking a refresh.
Posted by Castor, on Dec 31, 2003 at 03:19 PM, in Applications
Sticky: In no (known) particular order Launchbar ... 184,362 Views / 547 Replies  
In no (known) particular order
Launchbar
Finderview
iAddressX
iWork
Shadowclipboard
NetNewsWire(Lite)
Almost anything from Omnigroup
iOrganize
Bookit
Posted by Castor, on Dec 31, 2003 at 03:17 PM, in Applications
Your post sounds realistic and not very... 1,172 Views / 20 Replies  
Your post sounds realistic and not very emotional, that counts for something.

I am on a 4200 RPM Fujistu and perfectly happy, overall the 17" 1.33 is performing very, very well.
Posted by Castor, on Dec 5, 2003 at 06:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It fits just fine! 751 Views / 2 Replies  
It fits just fine!
Posted by Castor, on Nov 20, 2003 at 07:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The 17" fits just fine! 3,962 Views / 6 Replies  
The 17" fits just fine!
Posted by Castor, on Nov 20, 2003 at 07:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Just did the same (more or less) a couple of days... 266 Views / 3 Replies  
Just did the same (more or less) a couple of days ago, Mike Bombich's Carbon Copy Cloner (http://www.bombich.com/software/index.html) is the tool for you!

Make sure you restart before 'cloning'....
Posted by Castor, on Feb 27, 2003 at 04:42 AM, in Mac OS X
LOL What a read to start the day with. It... 1,999 Views / 34 Replies  
LOL

What a read to start the day with. It already cracked me up when I read the Dutch version, but this is hilarious!

Mikey: aren't we all liars? ;)
Posted by Castor, on Feb 27, 2003 at 04:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I know that Apple makes some weird decisions... 480 Views / 5 Replies  
I know that Apple makes some weird decisions sometimes, but I feel that I hav eto defend this one. Apple wanted to make cd burning intuitive. This was achieved by making disc-burner work at system...
Posted by Castor, on Jul 12, 2001 at 10:13 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
In my experience Toast Titanium 5.01 (meaning NOT... 480 Views / 5 Replies  
In my experience Toast Titanium 5.01 (meaning NOT 5.0) works much better than v 4.x when using Disc Burner with iTunes as well. This version know how to deal with the Apple extensions and stuff,...
Posted by Castor, on Jul 11, 2001 at 05:57 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
El Matteo, Couldn't agree more. Castor 326 Views / 11 Replies  
El Matteo,

Couldn't agree more.

Castor
Posted by Castor, on Jul 10, 2001 at 05:48 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Actually, my money is in the bank right now... 326 Views / 11 Replies  
Actually, my money is in the bank right now (unless there's a robbery going on at this very moment).
Anyway, I'd like to know a url to the Bruce Fraser story, since he generally knows his stuff. ...
Posted by Castor, on Jul 9, 2001 at 08:27 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I have been using the 15" with my 533 G4 since... 326 Views / 11 Replies  
I have been using the 15" with my 533 G4 since feburary, and I am enjoying it for webdesign (I always check websites on my Winbox anyway) as well as print design. It does take abit of getting used...
Posted by Castor, on Jul 6, 2001 at 11:05 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Great! That 'hold option' option works great! 254 Views / 16 Replies  
Great! That 'hold option' option works great!
Posted by Castor, on May 9, 2001 at 05:36 PM, in Mac OS X
If you want to try an alternative Mail client for... 247 Views / 5 Replies  
If you want to try an alternative Mail client for x, have a go at CTMDEV's Powermail 3.0.9 for OS X . This version is very stable and it works where Mail.app fails. HTH
...
Posted by Castor, on May 6, 2001 at 06:51 AM, in Mac OS X
PPTP connection doesn't work in 10.02 285 Views / 2 Replies  
http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/frown.gif Just when I was able to enjoy my MXtream ADSL connection in OS X by using PPTP-GUI 2.0, the latest update of X has killed it. When I click the connect button...
Posted by Castor, on May 2, 2001 at 06:07 PM, in Mac OS X
QT should be able to play (some) AVI files.... 1,124 Views / 10 Replies  
QT should be able to play (some) AVI files. However in the Windows world there are a lot of different codecs added to the AVI system. One of them is DivX. This codec is used in files that still have...
Posted by Castor, on Apr 29, 2001 at 06:01 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I haven't gotten it to work in X either. Anyone... 250 Views / 2 Replies  
I haven't gotten it to work in X either. Anyone with succes on X running this visual?
Posted by Castor, on Apr 28, 2001 at 10:45 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks! I have just bought the thing and I must... 315 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks! I have just bought the thing and I must say it works like a charm! Fantastic camera! However, note that this is my first DV camera so maybe I am easy to impress ...
Posted by Castor, on Apr 28, 2001 at 09:33 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Sony DCR-PC4 G4/iMovie compatible 315 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi,

I am trying to find out if the Sony DCR-PC4 is compatible with iMovie and my G4 533. Is there anyone who owns one of these? How does it compare to a Canon Elura2 (MV3i in Europe?)
TIA
Posted by Castor, on Apr 27, 2001 at 06:55 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Although it still doesn't work, I know why now.... 241 Views / 4 Replies  
Although it still doesn't work, I know why now. That helps... a bit. Thanks for pointing that apop thing out!
Posted by Castor, on Apr 26, 2001 at 05:31 AM, in Mac OS X
Mail app fails where Powermail works 241 Views / 4 Replies  
I am at a loss over why the Mail app in OS X cannot connect to my ISP's POP server (nor SMTP) when PowerMail for X can. I don't get it, I am using PPTP GUI to connect to the internet and browsers...
Posted by Castor, on Apr 24, 2001 at 06:38 PM, in Mac OS X
Hi, I struggled with the same dilemma! I... 263 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi,

I struggled with the same dilemma! I decided in favor of the tower! The bus speed is higher and the Geforce kicks ...! Especially with the new drivers! My supercomputer is great! ...
Posted by Castor, on Apr 5, 2001 at 06:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have heard that Apple has confirmed this... 251 Views / 10 Replies  
I have heard that Apple has confirmed this problem, stating that they'd look into it. If you have the old firmware/extensions, 1017F, the update should take place. (check in system profiler)
...
Posted by Castor, on Mar 20, 2001 at 05:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
Had the same problem on my G4 533, remounting did... 251 Views / 10 Replies  
Had the same problem on my G4 533, remounting did the trick. Still, more trouble was ahead. Read the post I was writing when you posted this message....
Posted by Castor, on Mar 20, 2001 at 02:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
nVidia GEforce MX driver update 289 Views / 1 Replies  
> I already posted parts of this story as a reaction to the MacNN article.If this is crossposting, let me know and I won't do it again. <

I also had a problemwith the nVidia updat. The installer...
Posted by Castor, on Mar 20, 2001 at 02:25 PM, in Mac Desktops
The Geforce in my G4 533 is just fine in Quake... 395 Views / 13 Replies  
The Geforce in my G4 533 is just fine in Quake III, UT and photoshop. Did I just hit a sweet spot in Nvidia's produced batch or what?
Posted by Castor, on Mar 10, 2001 at 05:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
It is always smart to do a search first: ... 395 Views / 3 Replies  
It is always smart to do a search first:
http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/Forum12/HTML/001774.html

HTH
Posted by Castor, on Mar 1, 2001 at 07:20 PM, in Mac Desktops
I haven't seen this before, I'd say send it back... 287 Views / 9 Replies  
I haven't seen this before, I'd say send it back to Apple!
Hope everything works out!
Posted by Castor, on Feb 28, 2001 at 11:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
I am sorry about my poor spelling of the URL, I... 574 Views / 32 Replies  
I am sorry about my poor spelling of the URL, I guess I stayed up too late. However, if you're going to abuse me, give it your best shot. http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/biggrin.gif
Posted by Castor, on Feb 27, 2001 at 05:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
Spell right, my friend: http://www.extrem.com ... 574 Views / 32 Replies  
Spell right, my friend: http://www.extrem.com

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

I'll believe it when I see it, though
Posted by Castor, on Feb 26, 2001 at 04:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
I am veeeeryy happy with my 15" studio display... 338 Views / 4 Replies  
I am veeeeryy happy with my 15" studio display (lcd) using it with a 533 Mhz G4 with the Geforce MX2. Games, as well as 2d graphics apps look extremely good to me. (Last cpu was a beige G3 with ATI...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 25, 2001 at 05:45 PM, in Mac Desktops
Must be some kind of extension conflict, IMO. I... 283 Views / 6 Replies  
Must be some kind of extension conflict, IMO. I have seen the same behevior when scanner drivers (USB) and Digicam drivers (USB) conflicted with the Microsoft Eplorer mouse drivers. HTH
Posted by Castor, on Feb 20, 2001 at 03:21 PM, in Mac Desktops
I am fully convinced that teh Radeon is a very... 243 Views / 7 Replies  
I am fully convinced that teh Radeon is a very good option, maybe even the better of the two, but is also more expensive. However, I have a 533 G4 with the GeforceMX and it really rocks! Especially...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 20, 2001 at 02:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
That's great info, thanks Cygnus! 198 Views / 4 Replies  
That's great info, thanks Cygnus!
Posted by Castor, on Feb 20, 2001 at 02:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well, XP looks better than WIN98, I'll have to... 296 Views / 14 Replies  
Well, XP looks better than WIN98, I'll have to give them that!

Sad that the writer of the article did neglect the stability of OSX! Then again, maybe stabilty just isn't something of the Windows...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 19, 2001 at 07:27 PM, in Mac Desktops
Bluedog, Do you know if this FSAA will wlso... 411 Views / 27 Replies  
Bluedog,

Do you know if this FSAA will wlso be featured with the Geforce MX card when using Open GL?

It sure is good to hear that the 733s are shipping! Apple keep up the good work and crush...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 19, 2001 at 06:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/smile.gif I sure... 411 Views / 27 Replies  
http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/smile.gif I sure know how that feels Shamir, I have had the same feeling while reading the reviews and opinions on this mighty Mac!
While I am using it for a few...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 19, 2001 at 06:42 PM, in Mac Desktops
Curious: overclocking 533Mhz G4? 411 Views / 27 Replies  
Hi all, I am very happy with my G4 533. It really screams! Especially the Open GL games like Quake III Arena & Star Wars Racer look like whole new updates on my G4 compared to my G3 300 Mhz. Wowee!...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 19, 2001 at 05:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
I think you mean buffer underrun as the error... 226 Views / 9 Replies  
I think you mean buffer underrun as the error message in Toast.

However, I have had trouble with Blue dye (Fuji) CDs in iTunes, Kodak works fine though. Even Toast 5 gives a buffer-underrun above...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 18, 2001 at 05:56 PM, in Mac Desktops
If that doesn't work zap the PRAM, to clean the... 193 Views / 2 Replies  
If that doesn't work zap the PRAM, to clean the settings.
HTH
Posted by Castor, on Feb 17, 2001 at 04:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
I am not sure how, but I succeeded in copying a... 237 Views / 13 Replies  
I am not sure how, but I succeeded in copying a disk to CD using the session feature in Toast Beta 5. It works! I already dropped the Toast extension, but it did not work before. Anyway, just so...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 17, 2001 at 06:57 AM, in Mac Desktops
Since Toast did not work so well on my 533 G4, I... 237 Views / 13 Replies  
Since Toast did not work so well on my 533 G4, I would like to know:
did you turn off all disc burner extensions when running Toast? It keeps on bugging me with screens of either initializing...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 15, 2001 at 05:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
All I can say is that Quake III arena and the Oni... 251 Views / 33 Replies  
All I can say is that Quake III arena and the Oni demo run like a charm with my Nvidia! i am very happy and imagining improved drivers will make me even happier!
Posted by Castor, on Feb 15, 2001 at 05:31 PM, in Mac Desktops
They sure would! And it has an advantage apart... 223 Views / 4 Replies  
They sure would! And it has an advantage apart from the price:
updates always come in US versions first! That is exactly why I use a US (on one Mac) and Int English (on the other) Mac OS and all of...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 10, 2001 at 07:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
If so, what do you recommend? I mean, when OSX is... 230 Views / 7 Replies  
If so, what do you recommend? I mean, when OSX is here, will for instance the Asanté cards get new drivers? I am looking to share my ADSL connection with my G4 533 and iBook, while being able to print...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 9, 2001 at 05:08 AM, in Mac Desktops
Is there anyway to drive an extra NIC with the... 230 Views / 7 Replies  
Is there anyway to drive an extra NIC with the standard Apple drivers?
Posted by Castor, on Feb 8, 2001 at 08:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
G4 533 IBM drive 176 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi all,
I have read about the G4 533 which had avery quiet maxtor HD!
Well, I have received my G4, Pro Speakers, 15" Studio Display: YEEEHOOOOW! (sorry) However, mine contains an IBM HD at 7200...
Posted by Castor, on Feb 8, 2001 at 08:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
Iam not sure I am problemfree, but it seems that... 265 Views / 9 Replies  
Iam not sure I am problemfree, but it seems that mine work OK! I have not noticed any drops, neither in MP3s nor in system snds.
Posted by Castor, on Feb 8, 2001 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Desktops
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