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Thanks 452 Views / 9 Replies  
Thanks! That might be just the thing for my clients!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 2, 2006 at 12:53 PM, in Applications
Way to get IP emailed to you? 452 Views / 9 Replies  
Hi

I support a number of clients that have DHCP-based connections and was considering using ARD to help them out. I've set it up before with a few machines and it works phenominally well.

Just...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 2, 2006 at 11:28 AM, in Applications
Non-Retrospect backup for OS X Server 10.4? 242 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey Everyone,

Just curious about this. Wondering if it's possible to use a non-Retrospect solution for OS X Server 10.4 if all I want backed up is a Storage volume to an external drive?

What...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Dec 16, 2005 at 09:01 AM, in Mac OS X
Well, back to the drawing board. No dice --... 278 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, back to the drawing board.

No dice -- regardless of whether it is a NEW drive with a clean install of OS 9.2 and updated drivers, etc. -- it will not show the cursor in CloseView. Again,...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Oct 11, 2005 at 03:59 PM, in Mac OS X
GREAT suggestion tooki -- I'm in the middle of a... 278 Views / 4 Replies  
GREAT suggestion tooki -- I'm in the middle of a clean install on a new drive now. I'll let you know shortly. I can't imagine it not working, though. Thanks for the tip.

BTW this friend is...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Oct 11, 2005 at 01:04 PM, in Mac OS X
Help! CloseView not working... (OS 9.2) 278 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi

A friend suffers from macular degeneration and has used an OS 9-based Performa for years. Suddenly his modem died and I basically installed his drive into another old machine -- a 450MHz Blue...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Oct 8, 2005 at 08:24 AM, in Mac OS X
Missing iCal status menu? 236 Views / 0 Replies  
I know it disappeared, but it really bums me out. I liked keeping a history of calls and dates that were postponed. Anyone know if this is going to return in a future release of ical or why they...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Sep 2, 2005 at 12:20 AM, in Mac OS X
also -- might there be a way to loop specific... 362 Views / 3 Replies  
also -- might there be a way to loop specific chapters?
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 7, 2005 at 09:40 AM, in Mac OS X
Is there a way to program DVD Player? 362 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey everyone,

Curious to know if there might be a way to accomplish this ... my band plays shows in galleries, warehouses and such and we often use projection. Each time we do this, we have to...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 6, 2005 at 11:09 AM, in Mac OS X
Stupid question about Apple displays & KVM 308 Views / 0 Replies  
The wife says I can get a new display, provided the current Lacie 22" goes. Debating the new Apple 20" which I think will be fine.

Will this display work with my KVM switch and my PC? Will I be...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Mar 13, 2005 at 12:47 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Ah, then this app must only come with newer... 418 Views / 9 Replies  
Ah, then this app must only come with newer machines, hence my reluctance to see it. I'll have to snag it from someone with a newer machine. THanks!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 14, 2005 at 11:45 PM, in Mac OS X
Well, the reason I'm asking is if there is a... 418 Views / 9 Replies  
Well, the reason I'm asking is if there is a standalone version of this migration assistant: I have a friend going from a powerbook to a G4 -- both have been previously set up. All I want is to...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 14, 2005 at 11:23 PM, in Mac OS X
Migration to new mac -- utility? 418 Views / 9 Replies  
I know that starting up a newer Mac for the first time will run an Apple utility -- this utility allows you to use an older mac in Firewire Target Disk Mode to get older account information onto...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 14, 2005 at 03:41 PM, in Mac OS X
Migration to new Mac utility? 465 Views / 0 Replies  
I know that starting up a newer Mac for the first time will run an Apple utility -- this utility allows you to use an older mac in Firewire Target Disk Mode to get older account information onto...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 14, 2005 at 03:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
DVR-108/9, "Super Drives", Patchburn, etc. 638 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey all,

Just installed a DVR-108 on a client's machine. As usual, it failed to work until Patchburn was installed.

What I fail to understand is why this great app (and it's developer) simply...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 11, 2005 at 11:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
Need help! XServe (G4) Raid rebuild 474 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi everyone,

Need some XServe assistance if possible. I have an XServe (G4) with four drives comprising two striped (1) Raids. One RAID is 60GB and one is 120GB.

The boot volume (the 60GB) is...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Feb 9, 2004 at 12:41 AM, in Mac OS X
My philosophy has alwasy been to find strength in... 6,763 Views / 189 Replies  
My philosophy has alwasy been to find strength in limitations. As trite as it sounds, it's fun to just sit down in front of an SK-5 for hours on end, thinking up new things.

Personally, I can't...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 7, 2004 at 01:53 PM, in Applications
From Apple's site: "You don't have to play... 6,763 Views / 189 Replies  
From Apple's site:

"You don't have to play the piano. You don't have to read music. You don't even have to have rhythm. If you know what you like when you hear it, you can make your own kind of...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 7, 2004 at 11:35 AM, in Applications
Or you could get a superdrive! They are down to... 704 Views / 10 Replies  
Or you could get a superdrive! They are down to less than $150 bucks --

<http://www.shop4tech.com/user.htm?go=view_item&id=1558&cata=&s_cata=>

I never thought about it until I had my new G4...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 7, 2004 at 10:17 AM, in Applications
Sorry for the rant, I just saw the first... 629 Views / 8 Replies  
Sorry for the rant, I just saw the first shareware (freeware) idea and downloaded it. Looks like this will do all I want and then some. Strange how Apple completely missed the boat on this one. ...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 3, 2004 at 01:06 AM, in Mac OS X
Just a quick question ... I just bought some... 629 Views / 8 Replies  
Just a quick question ...

I just bought some Avery labels (they are listed when I try to print from Address Book)....

However, I cannot get an address to print with a NAME and a COMPANY NAME to...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jan 3, 2004 at 12:44 AM, in Mac OS X
Considering buying one as well as my 1-year... 619 Views / 15 Replies  
Considering buying one as well as my 1-year ("ancient" in tech terms) Kyocera 1135, but have decided to wait until Sprint finally offers one with Bluetooth (or an adapter is manufactured, whichever...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Dec 23, 2003 at 07:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks for this! I'd completely forgotten about... 629 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks for this! I'd completely forgotten about Palm Software. Will try it tomorrow, thanks again.
Posted by Nep2ne, on Dec 15, 2003 at 11:41 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks that will do the trick, although it seems... 629 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks that will do the trick, although it seems costly to simply do this one function. Any ideas on a freeware solution (i.e. anything that could import to an AppleWorks database?) ?

TIA
Posted by Nep2ne, on Dec 15, 2003 at 08:29 PM, in Mac OS X
10.2 Jaguar Address Book printing to labels? 629 Views / 8 Replies  
Hi

I've completely forgotten what features of Address Book have been added in 10.3 so you'll have to forgive my ignorance but does Mac OS 10.2 Jaguar have the capability to print address book...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Dec 15, 2003 at 04:40 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: No way!!! 1,668 Views / 33 Replies  
Wow, what on EARTH are you so paranoid about?
Posted by Nep2ne, on Nov 11, 2003 at 03:32 AM, in Mac OS X
LITESWITCH X!! 50,668 Views / 279 Replies  
No one has mentioned this yet, but LiteSwitch X (at least the free version) will not work under 7B85, but so far the sheen of Expose has overshadowed this. I will fork over the dough for the upgrade...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Oct 7, 2003 at 11:03 PM, in Mac OS X
Using a UFO power adapter with a 12" PowerBook? 396 Views / 4 Replies  
Just curious as to what my concerns should be. I checked the voltage and everything seems to be the same. I'd like to use two adapters and have an old UFO from my iBook.

TIA.
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 12, 2003 at 10:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Very glad for you. I received my new 12" today... 1,519 Views / 25 Replies  
Very glad for you. I received my new 12" today and remembered your plight. Hope your next big purchase is not as bad as this one!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 12, 2003 at 02:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Damn. Expecting my 12" in a number of hours, and... 1,519 Views / 25 Replies  
Damn. Expecting my 12" in a number of hours, and sure hope that it's okay!! Please fill us in when you wake up!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 11, 2003 at 03:21 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I just installed a DVR-105 in my new G4 dual 1.25... 1,482 Views / 21 Replies  
I just installed a DVR-105 in my new G4 dual 1.25 ... immediately seen by ASP as a CD-RW/DVD-RW drive. However, I could not get iDVD to install off of my iLife disks. I had to go through the...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 10, 2003 at 03:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks! :) :) :) :) 458 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks!
:) :) :) :)
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 9, 2003 at 10:26 PM, in Applications
ANY way I can use MPG movies in iDVD?? 458 Views / 2 Replies  
Just wondering if there is any way I can use non-MOV movie files in iDVD. Can I use a utility like Cleaner to translate MPGs into MOVs? So far I love iDVD but I would like to incorporate some...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 9, 2003 at 06:11 PM, in Applications
Thanks! Much appreciated... 348 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks! Much appreciated...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 9, 2003 at 09:52 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Airport Extreme Stupid Question... 348 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi
I remember hearing something, somewhere about how AE-capable computers required the AEBS, is this correct? I have a snow ABS and would like to use it with a PB 12" and need to know if I need...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 8, 2003 at 11:15 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Please count me in. I'm selling my iBook 14"/700... 3,884 Views / 30 Replies  
Please count me in. I'm selling my iBook 14"/700 and don't want to wait until after MWNY to see them updated!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 7, 2003 at 06:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm debating the 106 over the 105 but only due to... 1,482 Views / 21 Replies  
I'm debating the 106 over the 105 but only due to the fact that on xlr8yourmac, folks have been able to burn and read +R and +RW disks. Not sure what the benefit, if anything will be. But you can...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jul 2, 2003 at 07:16 PM, in Mac Desktops
I don't think you are being fair, as PCI-X, SATA... 10,052 Views / 99 Replies  
I don't think you are being fair, as PCI-X, SATA and AGP8x are new technologies, there are plenty of developers out there cranking out new products for these protocols.

That being said, I just...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 28, 2003 at 02:36 AM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Re: G4 pricing on Apples page -- increased?!?! 1,333 Views / 15 Replies  
I'm using it to replace my B&W G3/450, which is one of the last B&Ws ever produced. It's served me well over the past three years. And I can get FW800 on a PCI card. And bluetooth means nothing to...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 28, 2003 at 01:51 AM, in Mac Desktops
Sorry everyone -- I just checked and it's only... 1,333 Views / 15 Replies  
Sorry everyone -- I just checked and it's only the pre-fab models that have increased in price.

If you select the single proc. low-end model and simply add the second processor, the price goes...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 27, 2003 at 02:45 PM, in Mac Desktops
G4 pricing on Apples page -- increased?!?! 1,333 Views / 15 Replies  
WTF happened to G4s for $1599??
Suddenly the only dual-1.25 config costs 3 GRAND?!
...and the low end model is now 2K??

WTF WTF WTF?!?!?!?!?!?

I JUST ORDERED A DUAL 1.25 AND HOPE THEY DONT...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 27, 2003 at 02:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: So what are the downsides on the new G5's? 4,529 Views / 93 Replies  
They create too much heat to merit 9 separate fans. I haven't gotten a good look at the size of the heat sink, but judging by the last rev of G4s it should be massive.

I don't know what...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 27, 2003 at 12:36 AM, in Mac Desktops
One question -- and perhaps this has been... 20,846 Views / 231 Replies  
One question -- and perhaps this has been answered previously. But I though Apple's emphasis over the past two years was on OS X's ability to utilize dual-processors. Why then are they continuing...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 22, 2003 at 12:59 PM, in Mac Desktops
Poll: I will likely buy on Monday, if announced. ... 4,500 Views / 86 Replies  
I will likely buy on Monday, if announced. Instead of the top-end model, I'm looking at the mid-range, if announced with similar specs.

I've been working on Macs since 1984 and working on them...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Jun 21, 2003 at 12:32 PM, in Mac Desktops
Okay, one other thing -- this is NOT PC133 after... 457 Views / 4 Replies  
Okay, one other thing -- this is NOT PC133 after all -- it IS PC100. I have no idea now why PC100 will not work.

Apparently, it was ordered from CDW and was listed as compatible, even listing the...
Posted by Nep2ne, on May 2, 2003 at 10:49 AM, in Mac Desktops
PC100 in a B&W not working...? 457 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi everyone

I'd like to think that this is possible, but a friend is having a difficult time with PC100 in their B&W machine. I've been able to use 100 in my B&W at home, but this friend is only...
Posted by Nep2ne, on May 1, 2003 at 01:25 PM, in Mac Desktops
Do you know if software RAID will eventually be... 364 Views / 5 Replies  
Do you know if software RAID will eventually be supported? And at the moment, does anyone know of a list of OS X-capable ATA Raid cards? I know Adaptec's OS X support is lacking (the company I'm...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Apr 18, 2003 at 04:12 PM, in Mac Desktops
OS X 10.2 on Beige G3 -- is RAID possible? 364 Views / 5 Replies  
Subject says it all. Hoping to be able to do this, but unsure if it's possible. Basically need to get 2 80GB drives into a beige G3. Since OS X 10.2 needs to be installed on the first 8 GBs of the...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Apr 18, 2003 at 12:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm interested, but I cannot get your email... 1,890 Views / 8 Replies  
I'm interested, but I cannot get your email address from the macnn boards. Please send me an email at:

extensivegroup-at-yahoo.com

and switch the "-at-" with a single "@"

Thanks!
Posted by Nep2ne, on Mar 16, 2003 at 01:34 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Best KVM switch for Mac and PC 1,890 Views / 8 Replies  
Hello. I have been an Apple guy since 1983, and only recently have had a lot of issues come up related to networking between Macs and PCs and, well, it's finally come to this ... I'm about to...
Posted by Nep2ne, on Mar 15, 2003 at 12:33 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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