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FWIW, the "wheel" isn't spinning. It's a smiple... 894 Views / 53 Replies  
FWIW, the "wheel" isn't spinning. It's a smiple graphic that changes slightly to give the illusion of a spinning "wheel". It's actually not a wheel either.

;-)
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 27, 2002 at 02:53 PM, in macOS
KNE111TX driver for OSX? 392 Views / 0 Replies  
I got a free Kingston ethernet card from SBC when I got my DSL line. I've been using it under OS 9 as a second card and running IPNetRouter to distribute IP address & NAT, etc.

However, I can't...
Posted by theMacDude, on Nov 2, 2001 at 02:52 AM, in macOS
If you have files in ~/Library/int/tcsh/ that... 340 Views / 3 Replies  
If you have files in ~/Library/int/tcsh/ that you've messed with, try restoring those to the defaults.. (hopefully you haven't messed with the ones in /usr/share/init/tcsh directly... :rolleyes:
Posted by theMacDude, on Oct 24, 2001 at 08:17 PM, in macOS
So type of CD-R drive should I buy for my DP500?... 314 Views / 6 Replies  
So type of CD-R drive should I buy for my DP500? It would be cool to add a FireWire one as a second internal drive, but I hear that's "Impossible". Does Yamaha make FireWire CD-R drives? Are they the...
Posted by theMacDude, on May 18, 2001 at 11:22 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I got mine through MacMall in about 3 days. ... 319 Views / 3 Replies  
I got mine through MacMall in about 3 days.

BTW- W.C. Fields said "I'd rather have a free bottle in front of me than a pre-frontal labotomy" in the first half of the last century...

...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 23, 2001 at 05:31 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
The dock in the upper right is the Process Dock... 5,503 Views / 765 Replies  
The dock in the upper right is the Process Dock from DragThing 4.01. (It's also responsible for the dock in the lower left)

As for the email, I haven't fully converted from Eudora, so that's just...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 23, 2001 at 01:20 PM, in macOS
Ok, here is mine: ... 5,503 Views / 765 Replies  
Ok, here is mine: http://www.macdude.com/images/macdude-desk.jpg My son likes Pokemon, so I'm colecting the very nice icons at xicons. http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/wink.gif

...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 19, 2001 at 02:16 PM, in macOS
I went looking for the Boston Accoustics speakers... 588 Views / 5 Replies  
I went looking for the Boston Accoustics speakers and ended up buying the Klipsch ProMedia v.2. Unfortunately, they had just released the new ProMedia 4.1 system which seems to have everything that I...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 16, 2001 at 06:28 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Another way to do this is to use the Tab key to... 342 Views / 5 Replies  
Another way to do this is to use the Tab key to let the system complete the name for you.

That is, if you wanted to get form your current directory to a directory called "my files", just type...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 13, 2001 at 03:37 PM, in macOS
Cipher could be correct. Or, it could be that the... 497 Views / 30 Replies  
Cipher could be correct. Or, it could be that the simpletext doc is one of the "read only" type and that's why you couldn't change it.



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Did you know that this would...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 13, 2001 at 03:28 PM, in macOS
Yeah, check out http://osx.macnn.com for one... 343 Views / 3 Replies  
Yeah, check out http://osx.macnn.com for one that was released recently.

Also, you might check out versiontracker.com. They have an osx section.



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-jjh
Did you know that...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 9, 2001 at 01:34 PM, in macOS
Well, it sure would be nice to upgrade from the... 350 Views / 9 Replies  
Well, it sure would be nice to upgrade from the DVD-RAM drive (man it's not so much fun as I thought it would be) in my DP500. I'll have to wait for the market to go back up a bit before I buy one...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
man, i can't remember the name of it, but it was... 2,379 Views / 89 Replies  
man, i can't remember the name of it, but it was kinda like a side-scroll Indiana Jones in a croc infested tomb. Played on my old Apple ][. I remeber that we got an accelerator card and it became...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:23 PM, in Gaming
20% osx. 80% osix. ------------------ ... 421 Views / 41 Replies  
20% osx.
80% osix.


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-jjh
Did you know that this would happen?
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
On the other hand, I started a few web pages back... 366 Views / 7 Replies  
On the other hand, I started a few web pages back in '93 for work and it quickly spread to include many-many people and pages.

At first i was just trying to answer questions that I, as a Mac...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:15 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Two words: "Beat Cal!" ... 530 Views / 28 Replies  
Two words: "Beat Cal!" http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/tongue.gif



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-jjh
Did you know that this would happen?
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
While MacNN is the first place I visit, I also... 338 Views / 9 Replies  
While MacNN is the first place I visit, I also drop by Maciintouch (not what it once was) and MacSlash (could be great, but not popular enough yet.)

I wish the poll had llinks to all those sites,...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 02:04 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I think that "ugly" might be a subjective term. ... 566 Views / 11 Replies  
I think that "ugly" might be a subjective term. http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/wink.gif

The old studio displays were very nice for their time. I remember comparing it to a Nokia 17" flatpanel...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 8, 2001 at 01:54 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I'm kinda surprised that no one mentioned the... 825 Views / 25 Replies  
I'm kinda surprised that no one mentioned the Boomslang from Razorone. I frined of mine has one hooked up to his Blue & White G3 and he loves it. (no mac drivers, but USB Overdrive works fine with...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 7, 2001 at 10:13 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
MacMel- You didn't say, but I'm guessing... 479 Views / 7 Replies  
MacMel-

You didn't say, but I'm guessing that you bought your card direct from SoundBlaster? I just went through the order process and they already say that they are not in stock. You must have...
Posted by theMacDude, on Apr 7, 2001 at 10:09 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Has anyone noticed that it doesn't know how to... 221 Views / 6 Replies  
Has anyone noticed that it doesn't know how to sort by date?

Also, importing a single mbox doesn't always result in the importation of the whole mailbox...

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Did you...
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 29, 2001 at 10:45 AM, in Applications
Sheesh. I'm *trying* to like Entourage, but it is... 198 Views / 3 Replies  
Sheesh. I'm *trying* to like Entourage, but it is just plain missing some of the basic things I like about Eudora.

It seems like I'm contantly finding out that 'you can 't do that', but you can do...
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 29, 2001 at 10:43 AM, in Applications
Changing Entourage's Forwarding attribution? 198 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm looking for a way to change the forwarding attribution in MS Entourage. I know that you can easily change the Reply atrribution, but I can't find a way to change the forwarding ones.

I've...
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 28, 2001 at 02:44 PM, in Applications
Changing Entourage's Forwarding attribution? 340 Views / 1 Replies  
I'm looking for a way to change the forwarding attribution in MS Entourage. I know that you can easily change the Reply atrribution, but I can't find a way to change the forwarding ones.

I've...
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 28, 2001 at 02:44 PM, in Applications
I assume you meant to say 'Diablo III'. ... 365 Views / 8 Replies  
I assume you meant to say 'Diablo III'. http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/wink.gif

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-jjh
Did you know that this would happen?
Posted by theMacDude, on Mar 5, 2001 at 08:11 AM, in Gaming
This reminds me of the old Fram Oil Filter ads. ... 1,005 Views / 9 Replies  
This reminds me of the old Fram Oil Filter ads.

"Pay me now, or pay me later."

While it's true that RAM doesn't fail often, if it does and you have the memory check turned off, you'll have some...
Posted by theMacDude, on Feb 28, 2001 at 12:18 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Mac Bigotry at Fry's WRT Oni? 303 Views / 1 Replies  
I went to Fry's Electronics to get an unrelated item...

I noticed that they had Oni for Macintosh priced at $39.95. Then I noticed that they had Oni for PC on sale for $19.95! So I took a copy of...
Posted by theMacDude, on Feb 24, 2001 at 08:16 PM, in Gaming
mr. scott brown said: What would you... 603 Views / 10 Replies  
mr. scott brown said:


What would you suggest instead? I'd like to be able to use the digital capabilities for music *and* play games... http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/biggrin.gif
Posted by theMacDude, on Feb 22, 2001 at 12:16 AM, in Mac Desktops
It wouldn't fit. and probably won't for a few... 433 Views / 4 Replies  
It wouldn't fit. and probably won't for a few years. DVD-Rs are also expensive right now. I priced one a few months ago and it was over $4K, just for the drive. Obviously, Apple has found ways to get...
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 22, 2001 at 07:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iTunes doesn't understand wide displays 313 Views / 0 Replies  
I was hoping that Apple would take their new display ratio into consideration with their own software.... But they didn't. When you switch the "Visuals" (which are very cool) to full screen mode, it...
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 22, 2001 at 07:25 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Just in case the original poster doesn't know,... 537 Views / 25 Replies  
Just in case the original poster doesn't know, "mercury" was the code name for the new Titanium PowerBook.

The real question I have is, can Apple get back into the Fortune 500 marketplace. I work...
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 15, 2001 at 06:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It's so sexy, why not call it the TitBook? ... 484 Views / 9 Replies  
It's so sexy, why not call it the TitBook? http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/biggrin.gif
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 10, 2001 at 03:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Pot (roast!) 8,595 Views / 1,707 Replies  
Pot (roast!)
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 5, 2001 at 09:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Second internal CD* drive? 251 Views / 1 Replies  
ANyone know of a good way to put a second internal drive into a G4DP? I want to add a CD-RW to my system, but I dont' want to remove my D VD-RAM drive and I want to have it internal.

So,
1....
Posted by theMacDude, on Jan 4, 2001 at 03:31 PM, in Mac Desktops
Go for it. Flat panels are also eaiser on the... 588 Views / 17 Replies  
Go for it. Flat panels are also eaiser on the eyes and use considerably less energy.
Posted by theMacDude, on Oct 18, 2000 at 11:55 AM, in Gaming
I'm dating myself a bit, but SIM City was... 711 Views / 18 Replies  
I'm dating myself a bit, but SIM City was orginally a macintosh game. It was ported to the PC....
Posted by theMacDude, on Oct 18, 2000 at 10:51 AM, in Gaming
I've had no problems with my Cinema Display. No... 387 Views / 6 Replies  
I've had no problems with my Cinema Display. No bad or stuck pixels, mars on the screen or anything.

The only two things that I've found even slight disapointment is:

A) Most games out there...
Posted by theMacDude, on Oct 7, 2000 at 11:32 AM, in Mac Desktops
A bit of trivia from the past: A long time... 392 Views / 17 Replies  
A bit of trivia from the past:

A long time ago at a campus not so far from here, Apple introduced the Mac II. (Ooh! Desktop machine, no built in monitor!)

Then they upgraded the processor to a...
Posted by theMacDude, on Sep 19, 2000 at 03:08 PM, in macOS
One other bug that I noticed (besides the... 794 Views / 66 Replies  
One other bug that I noticed (besides the non-working sleep) is that in Sherlock, if you use the page down key, the text moves, but the scroll bar doesn't.

(yeah, it's a minor nit, but I'll...
Posted by theMacDude, on Sep 19, 2000 at 02:59 PM, in macOS
Cinema Display delays... 421 Views / 2 Replies  
I just got off the phone with Elite Computers (across the street from the Infinite loop) and they now say that they don't know when they will get any of the new 22" Cinema Displays in. At this point...
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 21, 2000 at 06:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
I got my DP 500 from Elite Computers on Tuesday... 1,230 Views / 87 Replies  
I got my DP 500 from Elite Computers on Tuesday afternoon from Elite Computers (in the shadow of Infinite Loop). Unfortunately i had to leave town on business about 3 hours later so i only got to set...
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 11, 2000 at 04:43 PM, in Mac Desktops
I got my Dual 500 on Tuesday afternoon from Elite... 983 Views / 50 Replies  
I got my Dual 500 on Tuesday afternoon from Elite Computers.
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 11, 2000 at 04:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
all y'all stop making such a fuss. (My wife... 685 Views / 35 Replies  
all y'all stop making such a fuss.

(My wife is from Atlanta, so even though I'm here in CA, I can speak in that manner.) http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/biggrin.gif
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 3, 2000 at 01:07 PM, in MacNN Lounge
You don't need a mouse pad with a trackball...... 847 Views / 42 Replies  
You don't need a mouse pad with a trackball... (Kensington Turbo)
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 3, 2000 at 12:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
outtrails 4,301 Views / 459 Replies  
outtrails
Posted by theMacDude, on Aug 3, 2000 at 12:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Duster 4,301 Views / 459 Replies  
Duster
Posted by theMacDude, on Jun 28, 2000 at 12:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My dad smoked for 45 years (15-60), then he died.... 677 Views / 38 Replies  
My dad smoked for 45 years (15-60), then he died. Missed his Grandson by 5 years. http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/frown.gif


Anyway, I miss spare time and open space. It's too busy and crowded...
Posted by theMacDude, on Jun 27, 2000 at 07:48 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I check MacNN, Macintouch and O'grady's PowerPage... 576 Views / 19 Replies  
I check MacNN, Macintouch and O'grady's PowerPage (go2mac) daily. I think that MacSlash has potential, but it's not getting enough hits to realy do it yet.
Posted by theMacDude, on Jun 27, 2000 at 07:42 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Gilligan 4,301 Views / 459 Replies  
Gilligan
Posted by theMacDude, on Jun 27, 2000 at 03:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
geometry 4,301 Views / 459 Replies  
geometry
Posted by theMacDude, on Jun 26, 2000 at 01:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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