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Remember the times of Ventura Publisher? 813 Views / 11 Replies  
Remember the times of Ventura Publisher?
Posted by designbc, on Feb 16, 2006 at 10:05 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I personally play on my imac, never got used to... 3,629 Views / 53 Replies  
I personally play on my imac, never got used to the consoles (but that's a personal issue)
There is a huge delay in the release of the Mac versions of games and now that you can play almost anything...
Posted by designbc, on Feb 6, 2006 at 01:32 PM, in Gaming
Thanks Westbo 1- I feel so dumb now. Of... 568 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks Westbo
1- I feel so dumb now. Of course!!!!!
2- That one I didn't know
Thanks!!
Posted by designbc, on Jan 9, 2006 at 11:10 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
2 questions while working with Quark 568 Views / 5 Replies  
1- How can I change the default font? Every time I create a text box it starts with Arial and I have to change it manually.
2- How can I get heart shaped bullets to list items?
I know these are...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 9, 2006 at 05:03 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I have the Logitech Extreme 3D Pro, but I can't... 741 Views / 16 Replies  
I have the Logitech Extreme 3D Pro, but I can't fly the heli with it, it starts spinning like crazy at the lightest movement of the joystick.
I got an advice to press the Up Arrow to pitch forward...
Posted by designbc, on Jul 26, 2005 at 12:38 PM, in Gaming
I still can't fly the helicopters in BF1942. I've... 741 Views / 16 Replies  
I still can't fly the helicopters in BF1942. I've tried with the keyboard, I can make it go up, down, left and right, but no forward. It's driving me crazy
Posted by designbc, on Jul 26, 2005 at 10:11 AM, in Gaming
I worked at a print shop for some time and I... 9,978 Views / 28 Replies  
I worked at a print shop for some time and I hated when we received a whole brochure created in Photoshop, specially when I had to make any small change and have to browse thru 20 or more layers of...
Posted by designbc, on Jul 25, 2005 at 03:36 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Yes, BF 1942 is avaiable for Mac. Let's see when... 741 Views / 16 Replies  
Yes, BF 1942 is avaiable for Mac. Let's see when they release BF 2 for Mac. A friend of mine bought it (PC version) and he loves it. I also saw it at Best Buy, played it for a few minutes and it is...
Posted by designbc, on Jul 25, 2005 at 03:27 PM, in Gaming
Help with helicopters!!! 741 Views / 16 Replies  
Guys
I need help. How do I fly a helicopter? I can't do it! As soon as I take off, it starts spinning, I can't go forward. I'm trying with the keboard and with the joystick. I'vebeen ok with planes...
Posted by designbc, on Jul 24, 2005 at 10:24 AM, in Gaming
Just came back from Compusa with a brand new... 741 Views / 16 Replies  
Just came back from Compusa with a brand new joystick (OMG, wife is gonna kill me!)
Posted by designbc, on Jul 22, 2005 at 02:35 PM, in Gaming
New to BF 1942 741 Views / 16 Replies  
Hello guys
I purchased BF 1942 just few days ago (I know, I know it is a little late) and I absolutely love it. I downloaded Desert Combat and played it online. What an experience!
I'd really...
Posted by designbc, on Jul 22, 2005 at 01:07 PM, in Gaming
Thanks again Grovberg, you've been very helpful ... 687 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks again Grovberg, you've been very helpful
Yes, I have iMovie, it came with Panther. I'm gonna play with it. I think everything will work now. Now my only concern is the amount of hard drive...
Posted by designbc, on Apr 13, 2005 at 12:20 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thank you grovberg. I was reading that just right... 687 Views / 5 Replies  
Thank you grovberg. I was reading that just right now. It seems that Sony came out with the i.LINK name just not to use the Firewire name from Apple.
I'm assuming that the computer will detect the...
Posted by designbc, on Apr 13, 2005 at 12:00 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Capture video from camcorder in a Powerbook? 687 Views / 5 Replies  
Hi guys
I have an 1GHz Ti Powerbook with 1G Ram. I just purchased a Sony Mini DV camcorder and I'd like to create DVDs in my Powerbook with the movies taken with the camera. The problem is that I...
Posted by designbc, on Apr 13, 2005 at 11:44 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: best program to make a brochure, pamphlet, annual report? 15,262 Views / 41 Replies  
Very true. Usually the problems are created by the designers that have no idea of how to prepare a file for printing. There should be a law that forces design students to spend some time at a print...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 28, 2005 at 12:55 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
And in this case, I think they used for the lines... 878 Views / 12 Replies  
And in this case, I think they used for the lines one of the artistic brushes.
Posted by designbc, on Jan 21, 2005 at 11:24 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
When using InDesign, roll your mouse over the... 537 Views / 4 Replies  
When using InDesign, roll your mouse over the tools and you'll see that it will show the little yellow tag with the name of the tool and, between parenthesis, the shortcut to it. It works the same...
Posted by designbc, on Dec 8, 2004 at 10:09 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I installed it. Big mistake! No psd files, of... 1,057 Views / 22 Replies  
I installed it. Big mistake!
No psd files, of course and now it runs SLOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW. And I'm afraid of uninstall it and then have problems with the activation thing (you know, that crazy...
Posted by designbc, on Nov 15, 2004 at 02:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Another vote for FontAgent Pro here! 1,202 Views / 5 Replies  
Another vote for FontAgent Pro here!
Posted by designbc, on Nov 3, 2004 at 01:23 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thank you guys for your help. I'm really a newbie... 546 Views / 5 Replies  
Thank you guys for your help. I'm really a newbie in this matters. How can I set up one machine as a server? Both locations are going to be online all the time via DSL
Thanks again
Posted by designbc, on Oct 21, 2004 at 04:41 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Recommendation on sharing files? 546 Views / 5 Replies  
Hi guys
I've been working on a magazine from my house for more than a year. Now the editor wants to do it from their office. I'd like to know if there is any way to connect their computer (they are...
Posted by designbc, on Oct 21, 2004 at 12:50 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Well, if you paid 1200, then you got much more... 756 Views / 13 Replies  
Well, if you paid 1200, then you got much more than InDesign, you got the best deal you can get.
You got Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat. That means you paid only $300 per program. Compare...
Posted by designbc, on Oct 13, 2004 at 09:37 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Maybe if you PDF the document and then print it... 517 Views / 3 Replies  
Maybe if you PDF the document and then print it you could solve the problem. Or maybe not. That's what I love of Quark and fonts.
Posted by designbc, on Sep 23, 2004 at 03:30 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
You can find it vectorial at: ... 675 Views / 6 Replies  
You can find it vectorial at:
www.brandsoftheworld.com
Posted by designbc, on Sep 16, 2004 at 06:00 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I second that. FontAgent Pro has worked for me... 934 Views / 9 Replies  
I second that. FontAgent Pro has worked for me way better than Suitcase. I'm really comfortable with it.
Posted by designbc, on Jul 28, 2004 at 09:33 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Try to find books by Scott Kelby, like "Down &... 803 Views / 11 Replies  
Try to find books by Scott Kelby, like "Down & Dirty Tricks". He is awesome!
Posted by designbc, on Jul 15, 2004 at 09:12 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I did the search for you. It could be ITC Century... 449 Views / 2 Replies  
I did the search for you. It could be ITC Century Bold Condensed Italic or URW Clarendon T Bold Oblique
Posted by designbc, on Jun 25, 2004 at 09:27 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Try whatthefont.com 449 Views / 2 Replies  
Try whatthefont.com
Posted by designbc, on Jun 25, 2004 at 09:22 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Hey, I WAS the One, where in FL are you? I'm in... 993 Views / 30 Replies  
Hey, I WAS the One, where in FL are you? I'm in Miami and I just created a design studio with a partner.
Posted by designbc, on Jun 23, 2004 at 09:46 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Same situation here with Illustrator 10 449 Views / 2 Replies  
Same situation here with Illustrator 10
Posted by designbc, on May 27, 2004 at 09:15 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Actually, Acrobat 6 Professional does a great job... 672 Views / 11 Replies  
Actually, Acrobat 6 Professional does a great job checking preflight. If you have it, then you can spend your money on some books...

The resolution most of the times is 300 dpi for images. But if...
Posted by designbc, on Apr 29, 2004 at 04:52 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
God bless Adobe 1,123 Views / 21 Replies  
God bless Adobe
Posted by designbc, on Mar 2, 2004 at 03:29 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
You have 2 choices: 1- If you bought your copy,... 444 Views / 3 Replies  
You have 2 choices:
1- If you bought your copy, call Adobe (that I would do)
2- If you didn't, you could go back to wherever you got it and find another copy or another serial number, but that I...
Posted by designbc, on Mar 2, 2004 at 09:50 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I wouldn't dare!!! And, by the way, I know how... 1,123 Views / 21 Replies  
I wouldn't dare!!!
And, by the way, I know how to prepare files for output.I haven't had a problem with a printer in years. I used to work for one, and there I learned. That's why I think every...
Posted by designbc, on Mar 2, 2004 at 09:45 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Monaco EZ Color 403 Views / 0 Replies  
Has anybody used it? I just bought it and my first attempt to create a profile for my scanner (Epson 2450) was a failure. I followed the instructions on the manual and when I apply in Photoshop the...
Posted by designbc, on Feb 25, 2004 at 03:30 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
As said before, it depends of the paper and the... 862 Views / 14 Replies  
As said before, it depends of the paper and the ink. I use 240 for a newspaper and 290 for a magazine. If I used the 290 for the newspaper, then the printing would be a mess.
Posted by designbc, on Feb 24, 2004 at 09:41 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
But the new Acrobat Professional also does a... 1,352 Views / 40 Replies  
But the new Acrobat Professional also does a great job on preflight. Doesn't it?
Posted by designbc, on Feb 24, 2004 at 09:33 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Scanner Calibration 361 Views / 0 Replies  
I need to calibrate my scanner. Do you guys know of any good and affordable software?
I'm considering Silverfast with the IT8 Targets, but I'd appreciat suggestions
Posted by designbc, on Jan 27, 2004 at 11:12 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Re: Another color question 886 Views / 12 Replies  
You have to convert to CMYK when you are sending to press. The traditional printing method is based in 4 inks (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and blacK). You get the color by adding patterns of those 4...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 16, 2004 at 12:10 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Re: Re: Why illustrator? 641 Views / 4 Replies  
HA HA. Very true

NYCFarmboy: Your files don't need to be bigger any time you get a new scanner. Usually a 300 dpi image is good enough for printing. You can scan them at higher res but then you do...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 15, 2004 at 02:29 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Hey art_director: In these days I've been... 1,289 Views / 14 Replies  
Hey art_director:
In these days I've been searching for a crack to deal with the validation issue. I just installed Panther and AGAIN I'm having problems with this. I don't want to call Quark every...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 15, 2004 at 02:18 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
There is this website www.whattheTITS.com ... 845 Views / 11 Replies  
There is this website
www.whattheTITS.com

I mean:
www.whatthefont.com

You can upload a sample and then they could identify the tits (font) for you. If they can't they have a link to other...
Posted by designbc, on Jan 12, 2004 at 03:40 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
And what about the iamge format? Read/Write or... 832 Views / 6 Replies  
And what about the iamge format?
Read/Write or Read/Only or Compressed or DVD/CD master?

Thank you
Posted by designbc, on Dec 18, 2003 at 02:31 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
When creating image from device I have several... 832 Views / 6 Replies  
When creating image from device I have several choices:

Image format: Read/Write or Read/Only or Compressed or DVD/CD master

Encryption: None or AES-128(recommended)

I think I should use:
...
Posted by designbc, on Dec 18, 2003 at 02:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
How to copy a DVD? 832 Views / 6 Replies  
I don't know if this is the right forum to post this, but... there it goes:

My friend wanted to make a copy of his wedding DVD (professionally made). I offered to do it for him on my 1GHz TiPB...
Posted by designbc, on Dec 3, 2003 at 05:01 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Does a lap dance from an unknown "artist" count?... 1,360 Views / 61 Replies  
Does a lap dance from an unknown "artist" count? Man, it was a masterpiece!
Posted by designbc, on Dec 3, 2003 at 09:22 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks for the link. Now I see the difference.... 657 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks for the link. Now I see the difference. Does anybody need some DVD+RW?
Posted by designbc, on Dec 2, 2003 at 02:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Re: Powebook ejects DVD-RW 657 Views / 5 Replies  
You are right, it is DVD+RW, not DVD-RW. Now I tried with a DVD+R and it does the same. What's the difference between DVD-R and DVD+R?
Posted by designbc, on Dec 2, 2003 at 02:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Powebook ejects DVD-RW 657 Views / 5 Replies  
I have a 1GHz Ti PB with superdrive.
I want to burn a DVD and when insert a DVD-RW (120 min, up to 2.4x compatible), the computers takes a while and then ejects it without any warning.
What's that?...
Posted by designbc, on Dec 2, 2003 at 01:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
They charge A LOT extra for creating the PDFs 709 Views / 10 Replies  
They charge A LOT extra for creating the PDFs
Posted by designbc, on Nov 27, 2003 at 09:57 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
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