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Same problem at around 15-20% battery. i let the... 6,526 Views / 24 Replies  
Same problem at around 15-20% battery. i let the battery completely drain and then i plugged it in while turned off for a few hours but the shutdown happened again today with about 12% battery left....
Posted by jay999, on Nov 18, 2006 at 01:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the reply. Its possible its a corrupt... 654 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the reply. Its possible its a corrupt font but both machines would have to have the same corrupt font. I also tried opening on a pc and saving it ... the pc version didnt crash but the...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 27, 2006 at 08:10 PM, in Applications
Illustrator CS2 crashing garbled crash window 654 Views / 2 Replies  
2 Dual 2.0 G5's 1.5GB 10.4.7, illy cs2,

I have a file that when saved immediately crashes illy cs2. I tried deconstructing it but some how most elements when saved by themselves on new file also...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 27, 2006 at 11:47 AM, in Applications
Same issue .. gen 3 iPod 15GB, The iPod now... 1,184 Views / 6 Replies  
Same issue .. gen 3 iPod 15GB,

The iPod now no longer conects via firewire but does seem to charge via firewire. It can connect via USB but it cant charge via USB. The battery is definitely shot...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 4, 2006 at 10:51 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
All working after DVD Disk Util repair... 432 Views / 1 Replies  
All working after DVD Disk Util repair permissions then archive Install with Users/Network settings.
Posted by jay999, on Jun 10, 2006 at 09:21 PM, in macOS
Corrupt netinfo issue 432 Views / 1 Replies  
Quicksilver G4 10.4.6,
- Wanted to reset password (unknown password for account) so i booted to tiger disk #1 which cause kernel panics 2 times. I booted from another disk and repaired permissions...
Posted by jay999, on Jun 9, 2006 at 02:52 PM, in macOS
sorry for the delay ... system settings are set... 629 Views / 5 Replies  
sorry for the delay ... system settings are set to highest ... ill check the apple hardware test good idea.
Posted by jay999, on Jan 25, 2006 at 07:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
Wired mighty mouse. 629 Views / 5 Replies  
Wired mighty mouse.
Posted by jay999, on Jan 19, 2006 at 11:26 PM, in Mac Desktops
*** DC 2.0 System Lag? 629 Views / 5 Replies  
DC 2.0 , 1.5 Gb, 10.4.X,
I have a couple of 2 week old systems here and they experience random lag. The mouse will stop being responsive for a second or typing stops for a second. It seems totally...
Posted by jay999, on Jan 18, 2006 at 03:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks rem ill give that a shot tomorrow night. 364 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks rem ill give that a shot tomorrow night.
Posted by jay999, on Dec 19, 2005 at 11:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
*** Dead lombard monitor 364 Views / 2 Replies  
400 Mhz Lombard Powerbook OSX.3.9,
I turned on my lombard and it is on and running but the monitor is off. I tried resetting pram etc but it looks like the lcd is gone. When connecting to another...
Posted by jay999, on Dec 19, 2005 at 10:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I dont know if what i did fixed it but I removed... 510 Views / 1 Replies  
I dont know if what i did fixed it but I removed the .VolumeIcon file and was then able to remove the icon.
Posted by jay999, on Sep 30, 2005 at 12:20 PM, in macOS
••• Cant change HD icon 510 Views / 1 Replies  
OSX.3.9

Another person somehow put an icon onto the HD and now it cant be removed. I tried logging into the GUI as root and still couldnt select it from get info to delete it. I did a chmod 777 on...
Posted by jay999, on Sep 29, 2005 at 04:07 PM, in macOS
Ill post back hopefully later in the week . 768 Views / 6 Replies  
Ill post back hopefully later in the week .
Posted by jay999, on Sep 20, 2005 at 04:13 PM, in GUI Customization
Many thanks !!! ... i didnt see Shapeshifter in... 768 Views / 6 Replies  
Many thanks !!! ... i didnt see Shapeshifter in prefs but ill DL it and set the default back.

J
Posted by jay999, on Sep 20, 2005 at 10:32 AM, in GUI Customization
I didnt install the theme one of the previous... 768 Views / 6 Replies  
I didnt install the theme one of the previous users had installed the theme. I think it is a Matrix theme.
Posted by jay999, on Sep 19, 2005 at 05:28 PM, in GUI Customization
••• How to remove a theme 768 Views / 6 Replies  
OSX.3.9 ,
I am a newbie to themes and I have a computer that I want to get back to the default OSX Theme. I did a search for the common Theme apps on the problem mac but could not find one. Whats...
Posted by jay999, on Sep 19, 2005 at 12:54 PM, in GUI Customization
Try limewire. I use that Setup / Migration... 519 Views / 1 Replies  
Try limewire. I use that Setup / Migration assistant all the time.
Posted by jay999, on Aug 20, 2005 at 06:59 PM, in macOS
Make a new user and at least see if it works. if... 635 Views / 4 Replies  
Make a new user and at least see if it works. if it does then move your current user's prefercnes folder out of your library and log out then in again. Check to see the propbelm is gone then start...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 6, 2005 at 02:25 PM, in macOS
AFP is set on the server and all other users are... 515 Views / 3 Replies  
AFP is set on the server and all other users are using it. The problem with smb is that unfortunately not all files have extensions and when connected via smb these extensionless files all appear as...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 12, 2005 at 12:18 AM, in Networking
Anybody? 515 Views / 3 Replies  
Anybody?
Posted by jay999, on Jul 11, 2005 at 11:51 AM, in Networking
*** Wrong username/password stored? 515 Views / 3 Replies  
OSX.3.9,

I am trying to connect to a win server over afp and everytime i try to connect it says wrong username/password or something like that but doesnt even give me a chance to enter my username...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 8, 2005 at 10:30 AM, in Networking
No response from the network admin. I think he... 538 Views / 3 Replies  
No response from the network admin. I think he just wants to forget about it and hope it goes away.
Posted by jay999, on May 18, 2005 at 07:30 PM, in Networking
Ill be looking into it on Monday. I am not well... 538 Views / 3 Replies  
Ill be looking into it on Monday. I am not well versed in networking but the admin who setup the network mentioned something about a bridge that he set up to increase the bandwidth between ethernet...
Posted by jay999, on May 15, 2005 at 02:28 PM, in Networking
Network log issue os10.3.X 538 Views / 3 Replies  
I have at least two MACS here on a lan connected to a windows network. The problem I have seen is that the system log file keeps filling up with this message maybe 2 times per minute:

May 13...
Posted by jay999, on May 13, 2005 at 04:26 PM, in Networking
Thanks for the replies ill report back later. I... 1,340 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks for the replies ill report back later. I do have a switch but it is at my friends house a good hour and a half away so for now the only option i have is using firewire. I tried setting up the...
Posted by jay999, on May 10, 2005 at 01:59 PM, in Networking
*** MAC PC Internet Sharing over firewire 1,340 Views / 7 Replies  
1.8 Ghz G5 10.4.0 and AMD2200 WINXP,

I have my pc connected to my mac via firewire -> my mac connected to my cable modem.

(MAC) I turned on Personal web sharing on the mac as well as windows...
Posted by jay999, on May 7, 2005 at 05:27 PM, in Networking
thanks for the info guys! 858 Views / 8 Replies  
thanks for the info guys!
Posted by jay999, on Apr 24, 2005 at 03:32 PM, in Mac Desktops
* Do all PM G5's have fans in front of ram? 858 Views / 8 Replies  
I noticed a G5 at work that was having problems didnt have the set of fans on top of the ram. The place that sold us the G5 said it doesnt come with the fan there. I think it is a new single 1.8 GHz...
Posted by jay999, on Apr 23, 2005 at 11:06 AM, in Mac Desktops
2.2 Single 2.2 Dual 2.5 Dual 2.8 dual ... 42,256 Views / 168 Replies  
2.2 Single
2.2 Dual
2.5 Dual
2.8 dual

No Dual Core until the following update.

Available in early April.
Posted by jay999, on Mar 13, 2005 at 11:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
I deleted all of the prefs as well as the... 461 Views / 1 Replies  
I deleted all of the prefs as well as the invisible OfficePID file (when all apps were closed) and still have the problem. The only other option I can think of is to reinstall office then update it...
Posted by jay999, on Mar 9, 2005 at 08:19 PM, in Applications
Office 10.1.6 personalize every startup 461 Views / 1 Replies  
OS10.3.5 OSV.X 10.1.6 update,
I originally had only entourage intsalled. I installed word and excel and found i had to update office to 10.1.6 to get the apps to run. Problem is when i startup...
Posted by jay999, on Mar 9, 2005 at 02:37 PM, in Applications
Safari image icons 425 Views / 1 Replies  
Safari 1.2.4 OSX 10.3.8,
In internet explorer I am able to drag and drop images from websites and the images have previews for their icons, but in Safari only generic JPEG and GIF icons are created....
Posted by jay999, on Mar 8, 2005 at 11:05 AM, in macOS
Dual 1.8 no question 1,074 Views / 26 Replies  
Dual 1.8 no question
Posted by jay999, on Jun 11, 2004 at 09:57 AM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the reply's its good to know im not... 425 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks for the reply's its good to know im not the only one with a problem. Its nice of apple to remove features that work so they can bring them back in future OS releases as "new features"

j.
Posted by jay999, on May 10, 2004 at 12:06 AM, in Networking
Connect to server 10.2 vs 10.3 425 Views / 4 Replies  
I am using OSX.3.2 and trying to connect to a windows server on the network. In 10.2 i was able to do 'connect to server' and see a list of all of the servers on the network including the windows...
Posted by jay999, on May 6, 2004 at 04:14 PM, in Networking
yeah your right ... I just had to set the imaging... 434 Views / 2 Replies  
yeah your right ... I just had to set the imaging to read/write instead of compressed.

Thanks
j
Posted by jay999, on Sep 9, 2003 at 04:01 PM, in macOS
imaging OS9.2.2 Disk for spare boot disk prob 434 Views / 2 Replies  
I imaged the grey OS9.2.2 boot disk that came with the quicksilvers in hopes of adding norton 7 onto it because I lost the norton disk ... the problem is when I mount the imaged OS9 boot disk i cant...
Posted by jay999, on Sep 9, 2003 at 01:45 PM, in macOS
Thank You, J 741 Views / 4 Replies  
Thank You,
J
Posted by jay999, on Sep 4, 2003 at 03:07 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks Chris. Out of curiosity if I have 2 or... 741 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks Chris. Out of curiosity if I have 2 or more drives hooked up and I enter single user mode and run fsck -y will it check all of my drives or do i have to specify which drive itll check?

J
Posted by jay999, on Sep 4, 2003 at 12:32 PM, in Mac Desktops
Using fsck -y on a slave HD 741 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a 933 G4 which wont boot because of HD problems and Disk Utility will not fix the disk. I lost my Norton CD and was wondering if I could put the problem HD into another computer as a slave...
Posted by jay999, on Sep 4, 2003 at 10:06 AM, in Mac Desktops
OK so I found you need to rip it with a program... 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
OK so I found you need to rip it with a program like DVDBackup and if the data is too large you can use something like DVD2oneX to compress it or get rid of the extras so it will fit on the DVD. Then...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 02:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
When I put a DVD into my superdrive a window asks... 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
When I put a DVD into my superdrive a window asks me to format it and the only option is 4.2 GB. I believe Toast will allow me to burn more than the 4.2 GB but the big question is will it play in a...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 12:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
But will simply burning the DVD image in Toast... 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
But will simply burning the DVD image in Toast allow me to view the DVD on my home DVD player? I thought I needed some kind of DVD extractor to actually copy a dvd so it worked on home players.

j
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 12:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
I havent tried toast yet. The main reason for the... 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
I havent tried toast yet. The main reason for the question is I want to copy a dvd that I have so it will play in a consumer dvd player. I know this is legally a grey area but I am sure someone can...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 11:20 AM, in Mac Desktops
Actually i think my disks are 4.7 GB but just... 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
Actually i think my disks are 4.7 GB but just limited by the OS to 4.2.
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 10:59 AM, in Mac Desktops
How to use more than 4.2 GB on DVD? 1,666 Views / 16 Replies  
OSX.2.6 G4 933 Superdrive,
Do I need something like toast to be able to burn images greater than 4.2 GB? I have a 4.32 GB dvd image that I want to burn but for some reason I am limited to 4.2 of a...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 27, 2003 at 10:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
Why would you get the G5 if you werent already... 1,990 Views / 28 Replies  
Why would you get the G5 if you werent already told it was fast? Anyway im just sick of the weak lame ass uninformative speculative crap that has infested these forums for a while ... this might be...
Posted by jay999, on Aug 7, 2003 at 01:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Just switched to a G5, tell me I did the right thing! 1,990 Views / 28 Replies  
This is a joke right? If not stop with the lame ass posts!
Posted by jay999, on Aug 6, 2003 at 02:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
I am on a T1 at work. When I go to force quit the... 659 Views / 8 Replies  
I am on a T1 at work. When I go to force quit the app is in red and in the dock it says it is not responding. I have also tried removing the prefs and the cache with no luck. I have also waited over...
Posted by jay999, on Jul 22, 2003 at 08:49 AM, in macOS
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