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I was just going to mention the plain text... 1,353 Views / 31 Replies  
I was just going to mention the plain text alternative.

What is it you're actually trying to do? Are you trying to copy & paste the full headers for spam reporting? In that case, view raw text...
Posted by mike3k, on Dec 11, 2006 at 02:33 PM, in Applications
I have both an iMac Core Duo and a MacBook Pro.... 6,252 Views / 43 Replies  
I have both an iMac Core Duo and a MacBook Pro. Both work flawlessly and are by far the fastest Macs I've ever owned. I would never go back to PPC.
Posted by mike3k, on Nov 15, 2006 at 07:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
Somewhere else I saw a reference to this... 6,520 Views / 8 Replies  
Somewhere else I saw a reference to this occurring after running Leopard preview, which is probably the reason it happened for me. I installed it on an external drive the day I got it at WWDC and...
Posted by mike3k, on Aug 28, 2006 at 01:33 PM, in Delicious Monster
Shutting down & zapping PRAM rather than... 6,520 Views / 8 Replies  
Shutting down & zapping PRAM rather than restarting fixed the problem. Logging into another account had no effect.
Posted by mike3k, on Aug 21, 2006 at 06:28 PM, in Delicious Monster
Something is using my iSight 6,520 Views / 8 Replies  
I'm using a MacBook Pro with a built-in iSight running 10.4.7. Last night I suddenly noticed the video scan icon wasn't appearing in DL. I then tried enabling the camera in iChat and got a message...
Posted by mike3k, on Aug 16, 2006 at 09:13 PM, in Delicious Monster
They grow all over Florida. I just took out a lot... 4,615 Views / 3 Replies  
They grow all over Florida. I just took out a lot of them around my home because they started getting too ugly. After a while they develop an ugly, tangled mass of thick roots coming out of a long...
Posted by mike3k, on Jun 30, 2006 at 07:16 PM, in Delicious Monster
The DTK uses what appears to be a standard PC... 7,339 Views / 92 Replies  
The DTK uses what appears to be a standard PC BIOS. Hitting F1 while booting will bring up a PC-style CMOS setup screen. This probably won't be the case with the finished product.
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Posted by mike3k, on Dec 19, 2005 at 03:13 PM, in Mac OS X
Dead Maxtor 6,501 Views / 46 Replies  
The Maxtor 80G drive in my B&W G3 server just died a few days ago. I installed the drive about a year ago.
Posted by mike3k, on Aug 13, 2004 at 05:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
Go for the 15". I bought the new 15" 1.5... 2,832 Views / 21 Replies  
Go for the 15". I bought the new 15" 1.5 GHz/SuperDrive model a few months ago and I love it. I'm using it as my primary work machine.

It has exactly the same features as the 17" including the...
Posted by mike3k, on Aug 11, 2004 at 01:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
How about a Sawtooth? I have a G4/500 upgraded... 6,319 Views / 26 Replies  
How about a Sawtooth? I have a G4/500 upgraded to 1 GHz and a SuperDrive, with two hard drives (80G & 40G). I'm thinking of replacing the 40G with a 120G. Will it work?
Posted by mike3k, on Apr 30, 2004 at 05:33 PM, in Mac Desktops
you don't need additional software; you can do it... 287 Views / 3 Replies  
you don't need additional software; you can do it with netinfo:

niload passwd .
followed by lines in /etc/passwd format. hit control-D when you're finished.

If you want to know what users are...
Posted by mike3k, on Jul 14, 2001 at 11:16 PM, in Mac OS X
I have a regular DVD player and I almost never... 1,174 Views / 80 Replies  
I have a regular DVD player and I almost never play DVD movies on my B&W G3 (although I sometimes do on my iBook SE), yet I would never give up the DVD drive and any future machine I buy would have...
Posted by mike3k, on Feb 27, 2001 at 03:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
Mouseware is evil! Get rid of it! USB Overdrive... 631 Views / 15 Replies  
Mouseware is evil! Get rid of it! USB Overdrive works much better and has fewer problems. It also lets you use different settings in each application. I've always had a lot of problems with every...
Posted by mike3k, on Jan 11, 2001 at 01:32 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I replaced the Zip 100 with a Zip 250 in my B&W... 399 Views / 11 Replies  
I replaced the Zip 100 with a Zip 250 in my B&W G3/350/DVD and it works beautifully. I also put the Zip 100 that I removed in my Compaq 5340 (which turned out to be a much bigger job since I had to...
Posted by mike3k, on Nov 17, 2000 at 10:47 AM, in Mac Desktops
It's incredibly fast - one of the fastest... 865 Views / 82 Replies  
It's incredibly fast - one of the fastest browsers I've ever seen on the Mac. It renders pages much faster than IE 5.

Unfortunately it's also the buggiest browser ever. I crashed it 3 times in...
Posted by mike3k, on Nov 14, 2000 at 11:09 AM, in Applications
I ordered mine yesterday to be shipped UPS. I'm... 1,178 Views / 141 Replies  
I ordered mine yesterday to be shipped UPS. I'm not really in such a hurry, and based on a lot of what I heard, I probably won't install it. I know it won't work with a lot of my USB devices or my...
Posted by mike3k, on Sep 14, 2000 at 08:46 AM, in Mac OS X
I ordered it, but I'm having second thoughts. I... 274 Views / 9 Replies  
I ordered it, but I'm having second thoughts. I have a B&W G3/350 with 320M RAM, but I'm going to have some very serious problems with hardware support.

No serial or USB printer support - I have...
Posted by mike3k, on Sep 13, 2000 at 04:08 PM, in Mac OS X
PGP is free & absolutely essential. I wouldn't be... 310 Views / 5 Replies  
PGP is free & absolutely essential. I wouldn't be without it.
Posted by mike3k, on Sep 7, 2000 at 03:43 PM, in Applications
I'm able to get 1024x768 images OK with mine. I... 305 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm able to get 1024x768 images OK with mine. I can download both via a serial cable connected to my Keyspan Twin Serial adapter or reading the smartmedia card directly with a MicroTech card reader,
Posted by mike3k, on May 16, 2000 at 09:54 AM, in Applications
Turning VM off does indeed solve the problem for... 523 Views / 12 Replies  
Turning VM off does indeed solve the problem for me, as Frank wrote.
Posted by mike3k, on Apr 17, 2000 at 10:50 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
My major objection is that NS6 is NOT a native... 467 Views / 22 Replies  
My major objection is that NS6 is NOT a native Mac application. It looks & feels like it's written in Java or something and the UI doesn't use native Mac controls.

I'm sticking with IE 5. It's...
Posted by mike3k, on Apr 6, 2000 at 09:20 AM, in Applications
It's over 440 Views / 9 Replies  
All I can say is: IT SUCKS.

I have a G3/400 and it's painfully slow. It's also the ugliest piece of software I've ever seen. A few things I find really disturbing & annoying:

I have a logitech...
Posted by mike3k, on Apr 5, 2000 at 12:59 PM, in Applications
I got a MacAlly iKey with my B&W G3 and had... 699 Views / 29 Replies  
I got a MacAlly iKey with my B&W G3 and had nothing but trouble with it. I was plagued with mouse freezes & the keyboard suddenly not working. I finally bought an AppleDesign ADB keyboard for $19 and...
Posted by mike3k, on Mar 16, 2000 at 03:59 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Why don't you just use Remote Access? Since 8.1,... 612 Views / 4 Replies  
Why don't you just use Remote Access? Since 8.1, I found that it was much more reliable. In particular, If I connect more than once without booting with FreePPP, nothing would work. The problem seems...
Posted by mike3k, on May 14, 1999 at 02:25 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
 
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