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Posted by kill bill, on Dec 7, 2009 at 11:49 PM, in Mac Desktops
iMac 24 inch - nonworking internal mic 2,225 Views / 3 Replies  
For some reason I can't get the internal mic on my iMac to work. I went through the system settings to select built in microphone and when I open up garageband and have an active real instrument...
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 6, 2009 at 08:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
It would be cool to sync that with the calender... 7,675 Views / 119 Replies  
It would be cool to sync that with the calender app so it would change profiles automatically based on the info you provide (if that's what you wanted it to do).
Posted by kill bill, on Sep 4, 2009 at 11:06 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Plantronics V520 problems 853 Views / 0 Replies  
I'm having problems pairing my Plantronics V520 headset to my iphone. It works fine with my old blackberry, but my iPhone won't pick it up. What's the deal here? I took it to the apple store and they...
Posted by kill bill, on Sep 4, 2009 at 10:25 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Alternatives to 3GS headphones 1,909 Views / 9 Replies  
I just got my iPhone 3Gs, and I love it. Well, everything except for the headphones. With all of my previous apple products, I always disregarded the included earbud headphones because they didn't...
Posted by kill bill, on Aug 29, 2009 at 12:29 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
home wireless network 430 Views / 1 Replies  
i just graduated from college so i'm living at home at the moment and my parents can not for the life of them get their wireless network to function normally (they know virtually nothing of...
Posted by kill bill, on Jun 15, 2009 at 03:56 PM, in Networking
Well, i can boot without it, but now it seems... 709 Views / 8 Replies  
Well, i can boot without it, but now it seems like the RAM in my computer just went stale. Basic things take much longer than before and my programs are prone to freezing.
Posted by kill bill, on May 24, 2009 at 10:21 PM, in macOS
Well, on a whim I just left the computer alone... 709 Views / 8 Replies  
Well, on a whim I just left the computer alone during the boot and went to sleep. A few hours later, it was totally booted. I've been using it since but its behavior has been really peculiar. I am...
Posted by kill bill, on May 23, 2009 at 11:14 AM, in macOS
what to do when nothing works 709 Views / 8 Replies  
a few hours ago, i had to restart my system after a minor crash. no big deal (or so i thought at first). Now every time i try to start up my computer, it stalls on the gray screen. There's an apple...
Posted by kill bill, on May 22, 2009 at 01:50 AM, in macOS
how do i make itunes auto-advance when watching tv shows 562 Views / 1 Replies  
I generally like to watch tv show season episodes back to back. How do I keep itunes from stopping once an episode is over? I want it to be continual like when i'm listening to my music.
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 11, 2009 at 05:54 AM, in Applications
I can't partition my hard drive 652 Views / 1 Replies  
When I try to get started with boot camp, it won't let me partition the hard drive. All I get is a message that says that my drive needs to be repaired with disk utility. What does that mean? There'...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 3, 2009 at 02:04 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Ipod compatibility 340 Views / 0 Replies  
I just got a new ipod today to replace the one that was stolen from me a few weeks ago and I'm getting a message that certain files in my itunes library can't transfer over because they can't be...
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 1, 2008 at 01:45 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Hard drive copy 411 Views / 4 Replies  
When I got my imac, I did the thing where you copy the contents of your old computer onto your new one. As a result, my applications made the leap as well. That means I'm using Word 2004 even though...
Posted by kill bill, on Nov 2, 2008 at 08:03 PM, in Applications
:brick: 3,051 Views / 9 Replies  
:brick:
Posted by kill bill, on Aug 26, 2008 at 06:48 PM, in Applications
Firefox 3 - stop favorites from populating URL / awesome bar drop-down 3,051 Views / 9 Replies  
i just upgraded to the new firefox and whenever i start typing a URL in, items from my favorite places pop up in the drop down menu. i looked through the preferences and couldn't find anything. how...
Posted by kill bill, on Aug 26, 2008 at 10:05 AM, in Applications
How to reassign/remap the i key to another, less-used key? 363 Views / 1 Replies  
ok, i spilled some iced tea on my keyboard a few months back and everything works fine except my "i" key. is there a way to assign another key to input the letter i, like the "fn" key which i don't...
Posted by kill bill, on Jul 7, 2008 at 03:39 PM, in macOS
as with most things on mac computers, the answer... 367 Views / 1 Replies  
as with most things on mac computers, the answer is simple...click and drag:eek:

i answered my own question.
Posted by kill bill, on Jul 6, 2008 at 07:21 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
possibly a stupid question 367 Views / 1 Replies  
first things first, i'm traveling internationally for the next two months and have limited internet access,

i have my laptop (powerbook g4, 74gb) and 160 gb ipod with me. ordinarily, i sync my...
Posted by kill bill, on Jul 6, 2008 at 06:30 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
How to clean sticky keys caused by tea bath? (computer is ok) 2,317 Views / 1 Replies  
i spilled a good deal of sweet tea on the keyboard of my powerbook and now many of the keys are sticky. the rest of the computer works fine (i instinctively flipped it over and let the liquid run...
Posted by kill bill, on Jun 29, 2008 at 08:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
finding an IM hack? 427 Views / 4 Replies  
My exgf has apparently installed an IM hack/tracker on one or both of my computers. I know the software is supposed to be undetectable, but is there a way I can get rid of it?
Posted by kill bill, on May 19, 2008 at 11:45 PM, in Applications
Video sizes and quality 554 Views / 2 Replies  
i've got a few moves on my ipod but some of them don't fully show up on the screen. is there a way to resize the videos in itunes or do i need to go through and do each of them in isquint?

Also,...
Posted by kill bill, on May 16, 2008 at 02:10 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Well, I don't know that this is the case, but it... 449 Views / 5 Replies  
Well, I don't know that this is the case, but it would certainly make a lot of sense. When I control click a word that the dictionary doesn't know, "add" appears in the drop down menu, but it is...
Posted by kill bill, on May 13, 2008 at 09:50 PM, in Applications
Microsoft Work Question 449 Views / 5 Replies  
When I set up my Imac, I transfered the data from my powerbook through firewire. As a result, I had a few files that registered as read only. I think this might be the case with the dictionary in...
Posted by kill bill, on May 13, 2008 at 07:24 PM, in Applications
Well, NYC is where I live between semesters. I'm... 575 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, NYC is where I live between semesters. I'm pretty far from there now. :(
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 18, 2008 at 10:24 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I just tried restoring it again and it failed to... 575 Views / 4 Replies  
I just tried restoring it again and it failed to to an "unknown error"
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 18, 2008 at 10:04 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Busted Ipod photo 575 Views / 4 Replies  
My ipod photo has been crapping out on me this week. It would stop responding in the middle of songs and the audio would also stop. Then today, it totally stopped responding altogether. When I...
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 18, 2008 at 09:54 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
how do i clean it? 608 Views / 5 Replies  
how do i clean it?
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 11, 2008 at 06:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
how come my trackball stops working? 608 Views / 5 Replies  
When I'm working on my Imac for a while, my trackball goes out on me for a while. I have the wireless mighty mouse and sometimes when I try to scroll dowm with the little ball, I get no response. Up...
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 11, 2008 at 01:31 PM, in Mac Desktops
converting video file formats 381 Views / 3 Replies  
I have a bunch of video media in AVI format and I would like to convert it to Mp4 format so that I can view it in front row. How can I do that for free?
Posted by kill bill, on Apr 8, 2008 at 10:35 AM, in Applications
yep 11,932 Views / 7 Replies  
yep
Posted by kill bill, on Mar 31, 2008 at 01:51 PM, in Applications
^^^ i tried that and it didn't work 11,932 Views / 7 Replies  
^^^ i tried that and it didn't work
Posted by kill bill, on Mar 30, 2008 at 12:34 PM, in Applications
its not in the list of generators. 11,932 Views / 7 Replies  
its not in the list of generators.
Posted by kill bill, on Mar 29, 2008 at 04:49 PM, in Applications
garage band and ezdrummer - not showing up in instrument list 11,932 Views / 7 Replies  
I just gt a new intel based IMAC and I installed ezdrummer on it along with a bunch of kits (and the update to 1.1.1). I can get ezdrummer solo to run problem free, but when I try to assign ezdrummer...
Posted by kill bill, on Mar 29, 2008 at 10:46 AM, in Applications
Speaker interference 560 Views / 3 Replies  
My external speakers pick up a tremendous amount of interference (radio and general static). It's not that noticeable when I have a movie or music playing, but its still there. Is this a problem with...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 29, 2008 at 02:07 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Personally I'd rather use wireless bluetooth... 1,407 Views / 12 Replies  
Personally I'd rather use wireless bluetooth headphones w/ my Imac. To hell with cables.
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 18, 2008 at 11:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
syncing computers 613 Views / 3 Replies  
how can I sync my powerbook and my imac on a regular basis. I did the firewire thing to get started, but that's hardly practical on a daily basis. Is there a way to do an automatic update or...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 17, 2008 at 11:25 PM, in Mac Desktops
cool. is there a preferred controller for this... 525 Views / 5 Replies  
cool. is there a preferred controller for this game in OSX?
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 17, 2008 at 11:13 PM, in Gaming
Gaming noob 525 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm a total noob to mac gaming but I have an interest in the halo franchise. I have 2 questions about it,

1. Is there any way to play halo 3 on mac?
2. Can someone recommend a good controller for...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 17, 2008 at 08:21 PM, in Gaming
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Posted by kill bill, on Feb 15, 2008 at 12:02 PM, in Applications
Front Row won't recognize my music library 447 Views / 1 Replies  
I just got my new Imac yesterday and transfered all my music from my Powerbook to it. It plays fine in Itunes, but when I try to use the front row feature, none of my music shows up. How do I tell my...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 14, 2008 at 01:49 PM, in Applications
Just got a 24 inch Imac 820 Views / 3 Replies  
And I must say, this is amazing.:eek: I thought my 15 inch powerbook was cool. Does anyone have any advice for a 1st time Imacer?

I do have one question though. Is there any way to use an...
Posted by kill bill, on Feb 13, 2008 at 10:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
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Posted by kill bill, on Jan 29, 2008 at 10:44 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Blackberry Curve 8310 466 Views / 1 Replies  
I'm thinking about upgrading my Motorola Razr to a Blackberry Curve 8310. Does anyone have opinions, experiences, etc on these phones/interface?
Posted by kill bill, on Jan 27, 2008 at 04:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
how do you play this on OSX 106,273 Views / 2,851 Replies  
how do you play this on OSX
Posted by kill bill, on Jan 22, 2008 at 09:29 PM, in Gaming
O SNAP, NOW I'M REALLY EXCITED:thumbsup: 367 Views / 3 Replies  
O SNAP, NOW I'M REALLY EXCITED:thumbsup:
Posted by kill bill, on Jan 22, 2008 at 09:25 PM, in Applications
Is garageband 08 shipping with systems yet? 367 Views / 3 Replies  
I was looking at the software on the apple site and it's cool as hell. Is it shipping with new Imacs? I'm about to order one and I want to get all the latest greatest stuff.:D
Posted by kill bill, on Jan 22, 2008 at 09:06 PM, in Applications
Well, the drive is getting power, and I wouldn't... 720 Views / 13 Replies  
Well, the drive is getting power, and I wouldn't have a clue about moving to a different enclosure. That is definitely beyond me. It's a 500gb WD firewire drive and it was pretty much full before my...
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 26, 2007 at 04:11 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
enclosure?? I'm sorry but I don't really know... 720 Views / 13 Replies  
enclosure?? I'm sorry but I don't really know what you are talking about.

I also don't really know that much about computer hard drives and how (if) you get data back. Can someone please explain...
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 25, 2007 at 01:16 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
external drive melt down 720 Views / 13 Replies  
I think I might have lost all the data on my external hard drive. I had nearly 500gb of music and movies archived there. I just plugged it into my powerbook and nothing is there. What could have...
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 24, 2007 at 10:57 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
which sticks did you buy? 675 Views / 5 Replies  
which sticks did you buy?
Posted by kill bill, on Dec 15, 2007 at 07:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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