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Microtek Scanner and OS 10.1 238 Views / 0 Replies  
I have 10.1 and love it!!
1 problem though. I have a Microtek Scanner 4600 and OS 10.1 will not recognize it no how no way.
So I contacted Microtek's support and asked them for drivers. Here is...
Posted by Lanlord, on Oct 11, 2001 at 11:18 AM, in Applications
Microtek Scanner Help 209 Views / 0 Replies  
OK, I have 10.1 installed all fresh and new and it is a happy system, therfore so am I :)

1 Problem though, I have a Microtek 4600 USB scanner and of course there are no 10.1 drivers available...
Posted by Lanlord, on Oct 10, 2001 at 09:56 AM, in Mac OS X
Cool, guys. Thanks for all the info, I will... 310 Views / 4 Replies  
Cool, guys.
Thanks for all the info, I will give it a shot.
Posted by Lanlord, on Jan 11, 2001 at 04:23 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Installing OS 9.1 310 Views / 4 Replies  
OK, I have downloaded OS 9.1.
My question to everyone is this:
Can I burn and install CD from the downloaded images?
If I don't do this what is the best way to install it, do I have to mount...
Posted by Lanlord, on Jan 11, 2001 at 02:59 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Moving Sherlock and System prefs back to the... 202 Views / 8 Replies  
Moving Sherlock and System prefs back to the Application root fixed it!
Thanks aaroncsmith!
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 20, 2000 at 06:15 PM, in Mac OS X
ArkadyChicago: Is that through the network... 278 Views / 11 Replies  
ArkadyChicago:
Is that through the network browser, command K? Or through terminal app?
I did it through command k and nothing.
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 20, 2000 at 05:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Can't anyone help me with this? 278 Views / 11 Replies  
Can't anyone help me with this?
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 20, 2000 at 03:46 PM, in Mac OS X
arroncsmith: That makes a lot of sense, I guess... 202 Views / 8 Replies  
arroncsmith:
That makes a lot of sense, I guess I was stuck in "Old Mac OS" land. I have to remember this is not the other Mac OS.
I will give it a shot and see if that fixes it.
Thanks
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 20, 2000 at 10:01 AM, in Mac OS X
So I am assuming that it would be best to... 202 Views / 8 Replies  
So I am assuming that it would be best to reinstal X. No big deal.
It does seem odd though that with as customizeable as OS 9 is that we can't do the same things in X. All I moved where some...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 20, 2000 at 08:30 AM, in Mac OS X
Help with Apple Talk 278 Views / 11 Replies  
I have Apple Talk turned on, but I cannot connect to my NT server which is running appletalk services. I found that to connect I need to hit command K and should be able to browse, a quick check in...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 19, 2000 at 10:44 PM, in Mac OS X
Help With File Locations 202 Views / 8 Replies  
Ok, I got my OS X today and I like it so far. Still just playing with it but I think I might have played a bit too much.
What I did was rearrange all the apps and folders into folders and locations...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 19, 2000 at 09:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Stuffit 415 Views / 12 Replies  
OK, I don't think anyone has asked this, I did a search and did not find an answer.
Can I use Stuffit deluxe in OS X PB or do I have to open classic to use it?
Or an even better question would be...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 18, 2000 at 12:32 PM, in Mac OS X
Stuffit 363 Views / 11 Replies  
OK, I don't think anyone has asked this, I did a search and did not find an answer.
Can I use Stuffit deluxe in OS X PB or do I have to open classic to use it?
Or an even better question would be...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 18, 2000 at 12:32 PM, in Mac OS X
Even though mine says it shipped, I too have one... 248 Views / 28 Replies  
Even though mine says it shipped, I too have one of those tracking numbers that does not show up at fedex. So I guess I will have to wait and see if I get it by Wednesday.
So I am holding my breath....
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 16, 2000 at 07:01 PM, in Mac OS X
Well I ordered mine at 07:30 CST on the 13th and... 248 Views / 28 Replies  
Well I ordered mine at 07:30 CST on the 13th and I too had the dreaded "being assembled" lo and behold late friday I got the notice it finally shipped.
I think a lot of us are very anxious for the...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 16, 2000 at 10:19 AM, in Mac OS X
I too ordered mine yesterday at 07:30 CST and... 224 Views / 7 Replies  
I too ordered mine yesterday at 07:30 CST
and as of 12:30 CST today it still is saying being assembled. I am very anxious too and want it ASAP. I wonder if the site is slow to update or is it still...
Posted by Lanlord, on Sep 14, 2000 at 01:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Window Manager Questions 156 Views / 4 Replies  
Just wondering, is there a difference in windows managers?
I have Linux PPC 2000 on a G4 with AGP and I use Helix Gnome and enlightenment as the window manager. Couple of others are available like...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 21, 2000 at 12:44 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Uh Oh!!!! I did something wrong and I don't... 164 Views / 6 Replies  
Uh Oh!!!!
I did something wrong and I don't know what.
I was playing with Linux last night and tried to get Mac On Linux running. It did not work so I went to bed.
Well this morning I fire it up...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 13, 2000 at 10:46 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
KPS111, You have helpped me out yet again!... 164 Views / 6 Replies  
KPS111,
You have helpped me out yet again! Thanks.
I have to say that most of what you posted is pure "greek" to me, but I did get the gist of it. thanks for the detailed directions.
3 more things...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 12, 2000 at 08:59 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Problem? Or just me. 164 Views / 6 Replies  
Being a Linux newbie, I am not entirely sure what I am doing.I have LinuxPPC installed and running. Couple of questions though.

1. I open a terminal winndow and try to run linuxconf. It errors...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 12, 2000 at 03:11 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Cool thanks. I can get in now. Can you tell me... 275 Views / 20 Replies  
Cool thanks. I can get in now.
Can you tell me how to get to network configs so I can set up my network?
I have DSL and an NT server . Can I use both with the Linux box?
Thanks
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 10, 2000 at 11:00 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
OK kps11, In answer to your questions "1.... 275 Views / 20 Replies  
OK kps11,
In answer to your questions

"1. In the installer there's a step where you 'Choose' the partitions. Did you choose the Apple_HFS partition and name it '/boot'?"

Yes

"2. is it...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 10, 2000 at 09:36 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
kps11, I am gald you gave me this info. I tried... 275 Views / 20 Replies  
kps11,
I am gald you gave me this info. I tried installing Linux last night (about 5 times) and as you said the install is buggy. I am not familure with Linux and since the directions are vague I am...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 10, 2000 at 08:55 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Well I have taken a baby plunge. I downloaded the... 275 Views / 20 Replies  
Well I have taken a baby plunge. I downloaded the 630 Meg Image from Linux PPC and instructions on how to burn a bootable disk from that image. (I have DSL so I let run all night). I am going to add...
Posted by Lanlord, on Aug 9, 2000 at 09:43 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Linux on IBook 275 Views / 20 Replies  
Great timing on creation of this forum. I am wondering if it is possible to put Linux on an IBook SE and dual boot Mac/Linux. If so what would some of you recommend?
Linux PPC's version or SUSE or...
Posted by Lanlord, on Jul 26, 2000 at 01:22 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Another option, one that I use, is to purchase a... 746 Views / 15 Replies  
Another option, one that I use, is to purchase a Sony DVMC-DA1 or DVMC-DA2. (I use the DA2 and have a G4 tower) This is a fantastic little device that allows you to hook up any analog video device...
Posted by Lanlord, on Jul 26, 2000 at 12:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I hesitate to mention this, but here goes. Have... 198 Views / 8 Replies  
I hesitate to mention this, but here goes. Have you looked at the Intelimouse from Microsoft? I have it on my G4 and use USB overdrive instead of the Microsoft drivers. It is optical and it works...
Posted by Lanlord, on Jun 12, 2000 at 01:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Check out Eskape Labs.... 214 Views / 6 Replies  
Check out Eskape Labs. http://www.eskapelabs.com/prodmyview.htm
Hopefully this will meet your needs.
I have no experiance with it or them however I have heard a lot of good things.
Good Luck.
Posted by Lanlord, on Jun 12, 2000 at 01:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I have looked at ProMax and they have the... 661 Views / 6 Replies  
Well, I have looked at ProMax and they have the DVMC-DA1 for $444 delivered. Not too bad IMHO. My camcorder has LANC so it should not be a problem. Is there an advantage in using the DA2 with LANC...
Posted by Lanlord, on May 31, 2000 at 10:34 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
DVMC-DA1 and -DA2 661 Views / 6 Replies  
A few questions,
1. What is the major difference between the two?
2. Will both work with my G4/450 and Imovie?
3. Where to buy the darned things?!
I have hit ebay and those people are crazy!!...
Posted by Lanlord, on May 24, 2000 at 02:18 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Petrie, Hopefully this will help. I have a... 259 Views / 1 Replies  
Petrie,
Hopefully this will help. I have a similar situation. Although I put in an old Xclaim VR. After finding out that I had incompatible BIOS on the VR and swapping it through ATI for one with...
Posted by Lanlord, on Apr 21, 2000 at 04:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
Drewman, Yes I would plan on swapping the drive,... 316 Views / 4 Replies  
Drewman, Yes I would plan on swapping the drive, I would leave it in the Mac most of the time but occasionaly I would need it in the PC. Swapping it is not that big of a deal to me as I work on both...
Posted by Lanlord, on Feb 8, 2000 at 10:37 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
PC CDRW in a G4? 316 Views / 4 Replies  
I was wondering if anyone has tried this. I own a g4/450 and a PC (work related), and was looking at a HP IDE cdrw. On the box it makes no reference to Mac. What I would like to do is buy 1 cdr and...
Posted by Lanlord, on Feb 7, 2000 at 09:22 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Streaming QT and DSL connection 441 Views / 2 Replies  
I have OS9 QT 4.1 and a Cisco 675 DSL connection to my G4/450 with 256Meg. When I click on any streaming site from the QT control strip (say the weather channel) it opens QT and presents me with the...
Posted by Lanlord, on Jan 24, 2000 at 02:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Hey thanks a lot, that should help get me... 268 Views / 8 Replies  
Hey thanks a lot, that should help get me started. You would think that Apple might put some of this basic information into their documentation.
BTW I love the 450 it is the most incredible machine...
Posted by Lanlord, on Dec 27, 1999 at 12:29 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
DVD RAM Question 268 Views / 8 Replies  
I love these forums and I know you folks are a wealth of information. So I have a couple of simple (I hope) questions.
I just got my new G4 450 with a DVDRAM drive. I understand I can play DVD...
Posted by Lanlord, on Dec 27, 1999 at 11:31 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
mfiske, have you tried Mindexpander from... 389 Views / 2 Replies  
mfiske, have you tried Mindexpander from Mindvision? This is a freeware application that works perfectly with OS9. You can't compress with it but uncompressing works flawlessly.
Posted by Lanlord, on Nov 8, 1999 at 11:43 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Let me just add to zorg's comments. I am an... 200 Views / 4 Replies  
Let me just add to zorg's comments. I am an applescript newbie and I love the Mac Central column that zorg referenced. I have been saving and printing all of those articles and use it as a tutorial....
Posted by Lanlord, on Nov 8, 1999 at 10:01 AM, in Developer Center
For schwa who asked what is keychain? Check out... 383 Views / 13 Replies  
For schwa who asked what is keychain?
Check out this page for a high level description of Key Chain http://www.apple.com/macos/feature4.html
Posted by Lanlord, on Oct 6, 1999 at 05:45 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
 
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