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Wrong again... I get it now, The windows model is... 416 Views / 3 Replies  
Wrong again... I get it now, The windows model is that you buy a computer configured a certain way and use if for its original purpose for the rest of its life, if it goes wrong you have to shore it...
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 27, 2009 at 10:44 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Answer = Windows Home server 416 Views / 3 Replies  
Answer = Windows Home server
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 27, 2009 at 10:27 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Win Server 2008 Foundation - Mac advert 416 Views / 3 Replies  
Hello,

Is anybody familiar with obtaining a copy of this? I really don't understand microsofts licensing, the whole OEM bollox etc. I recently built a high spec pc to run this, without fully...
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 27, 2009 at 09:32 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Office productivity apps - MS lockin nightmare 706 Views / 19 Replies  
Hi,

This is a rant, sorry.

I require a super fast FULLY MS office compatible workstation.

I would love to use OS X. Not word for mac which is crap, not the new pc word where you have to add...
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 4, 2009 at 09:02 AM, in Applications
Best Monitor for heavy use 1,530 Views / 19 Replies  
Hello,

I am keen to get myself a new monitor 24" or so that I can use to stare at WinWord 2003, 8 hours a day. I've used a number of screens over the years and haven't worked out what it is that...
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 4, 2009 at 08:46 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
olePigeon: Probably because I don't know what I'm... 443 Views / 8 Replies  
olePigeon: Probably because I don't know what I'm talking about, I'll have a play around with windows networking/sharing printers this weekend. Although I've used larger windows networks lots, I've...
Posted by monkpea, on May 8, 2009 at 06:28 AM, in Networking
Actually... No. Thanks! I was hoping to rely on... 443 Views / 8 Replies  
Actually... No. Thanks! I was hoping to rely on continuous and comprehensive backup to cover this, hadn't really thought along these lines. However, I really don't want to add too much complexity as...
Posted by monkpea, on May 7, 2009 at 07:49 PM, in Networking
Windows or Leopard server? 443 Views / 8 Replies  
G'day,

I've been tasked with setting up a file and print server on a small (4 users) office network that currently runs XP and vista. Files are often large and there are many off them and there is...
Posted by monkpea, on May 7, 2009 at 01:13 PM, in Networking
Whoops. Looked in utilities... Feel a bit silly... 341 Views / 7 Replies  
Whoops. Looked in utilities... Feel a bit silly now. Reason for not using iPhoto is that I am a librarian and like cataloguing, I look very sexy when I bend over the desk though.

Many thanks!
Posted by monkpea, on Dec 28, 2008 at 01:07 PM, in Applications
Image Capture app 341 Views / 7 Replies  
Hello,

My canon camera doesn't show up on the desktop, this is fine, iphoto works but I'd rather not use it and keep things organised in the finder. I've found various posts about 'image capture'...
Posted by monkpea, on Dec 28, 2008 at 12:11 PM, in Applications
If you want something done properly ay... ... 1,239 Views / 2 Replies  
If you want something done properly ay...

Thanks very much.
Posted by monkpea, on Apr 1, 2008 at 09:32 AM, in Applications
iweb '08 - browser auto resizing? 1,239 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi,

Say you take a forum window here at macnn and make it smaller the contents auto-fit. If you run over to macrumors.org the central blog area also does this, leaving the outside columns static....
Posted by monkpea, on Mar 31, 2008 at 09:34 PM, in Applications
Am I the only one with a crappy keyboard? (Bump)... 630 Views / 1 Replies  
Am I the only one with a crappy keyboard? (Bump) :cry:
Posted by monkpea, on Mar 16, 2008 at 03:45 PM, in Mac OS X
Assigning function keys (or shortcut) -> Volume 630 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi,

For reasons I won't go into too much detail about, my apple pro keyboard is broken and I'm using a budget logitech one until I buy a new computer. Lunch began with 5 pints of beer... The...
Posted by monkpea, on Mar 3, 2008 at 06:29 AM, in Mac OS X
Whoops! Do now, TETENAL. Thanks cenutrio for... 270 Views / 4 Replies  
Whoops! Do now, TETENAL.

Thanks cenutrio for reassurance and RevEvs for the hint.
Posted by monkpea, on Jan 30, 2007 at 11:17 AM, in Mac OS X
Screwed up icon in preferences 270 Views / 4 Replies  
http://www.zen30704.zen.co.uk/stupidsystemicon.jpg

Any ideas as to why the sharing icon is the way it is?

Remedy?


Many thanks,

monkpea
Posted by monkpea, on Jan 29, 2007 at 04:23 PM, in Mac OS X
Advice on chosing pocket camera with OS X webcam support 334 Views / 0 Replies  
Good lord it's a pain trying to find information on this.

There must be a small cheap camera out there that I can also plug into my mac using USB or firewire and use as a webcam?!

Why would I...
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 14, 2006 at 01:56 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Front row and remote off label use? 737 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello,

I have a friend looking to purchase a mini for his living room and we are both interested in the capabilities of front row and the remote.

Are there any other applications that can use...
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 10, 2006 at 08:26 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Search hidden and system files... It's such... 38,553 Views / 443 Replies  
Search hidden and system files...

It's such a pain not being able to do this from the so called "finder".
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 20, 2006 at 06:38 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks Mr moose, That worked! pea 545 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks Mr moose,

That worked!

pea
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 20, 2006 at 05:23 PM, in Gaming
problem with wingnuts 2 on mac mini G4 545 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi,

On launching the demo, I get the screen with do you want to register and so on, then it appears to change to a resolution unsported by my monitor and I get a black screen (monitor light...
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 16, 2006 at 02:49 PM, in Gaming
Thanks! These are exactly what I was looking for,... 358 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks! These are exactly what I was looking for, I found the btop1, but must have been drunk and dismissed it.
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 28, 2005 at 07:36 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Robotics interface 358 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi,

What options are available for using my mac mini to control switches and in other ways interact with its environment, including monitoring analogue inputs such as from a thermocouple?

Say...
Posted by monkpea, on Nov 28, 2005 at 10:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Not to lazy to reply! Thanks, Pea 309 Views / 2 Replies  
Not to lazy to reply!

Thanks,

Pea
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 31, 2005 at 06:53 PM, in Networking
Sharing Tiger volumes with Windows 309 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi,

Basic networking is easy to set up at both ends, however I only seem to be able to share my home (or other home directorys) to windows computers. The only problem is letting windows see the...
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 31, 2005 at 09:04 AM, in Networking
Registering mini and using apple up to date program 528 Views / 1 Replies  
Has anybody else had trouble registering their mini?

I didn't register when I first booted it up because I wasn't connected to the internet or a phone at the time. I have gone to the register page...
Posted by monkpea, on Apr 28, 2005 at 03:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
Flashing PCI Radeon Mac editon for a PC 396 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi,

I recently bought a mac mini, which rocks! Why didn't I go G4 sooner!

So I am left with a beige G3 with an original PCI mac edition radeon card.
I intend to keep the beige running as a...
Posted by monkpea, on Apr 21, 2005 at 08:14 PM, in Mac Desktops
Safari 1.2 tabing 468 Views / 3 Replies  
Hello,

Is there any way to get safari to just tab between forms. e.g. the address bar, search engine forms, username and password forms that sort of thing?

Earlier versions used to do this, I...
Posted by monkpea, on Apr 7, 2005 at 02:38 AM, in GUI Customization
...want to: flatten the volume of divx movies... 17,531 Views / 147 Replies  
...want to: flatten the volume of divx movies...

Get: Audio Hyjack Pro

Hyjack mplayer or whatever you are using and mess around with the effects. I can't remember exactly what to do (I just got...
Posted by monkpea, on Feb 21, 2005 at 05:18 PM, in Applications
Safari 1.2 tabing only to forms... 246 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello,

I only recenly upgraded safari to 1.2 and can't seem to find a way to use the tab key to only switch between form elements. Although I can now use gmail, this is a major pain!

This new...
Posted by monkpea, on Feb 21, 2005 at 05:04 PM, in Applications
Where does a Radeon 9200 fit into the whole... 3,500 Views / 50 Replies  
Where does a Radeon 9200 fit into the whole scheme of things?

I have an original radeon mac edition pci with 32mb from 2000... How much faster is a 9200? How does it compare to a geforce 2 and 4?
Posted by monkpea, on Jan 13, 2005 at 08:25 AM, in Mac Desktops
Mac mini user upgradability: gpu cpu memory 1,005 Views / 13 Replies  
Hello,

Has anyone taken one to bits yet? : )

I would imagine everything but memory is all on the mainboard.

Monkpea
Posted by monkpea, on Jan 12, 2005 at 09:52 AM, in Mac Desktops
I take it these snazzy features come with... 708 Views / 6 Replies  
I take it these snazzy features come with panther? I have a beige monster, and don't have the time for xpostfacto right now. But that is an incentive!

Despite pretending I wasn't really talking...
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 27, 2004 at 11:31 AM, in Applications
I'll take that as a no then! :cry: 708 Views / 6 Replies  
I'll take that as a no then! :cry:
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 27, 2004 at 04:35 AM, in Applications
alt (option) tab seems to work for me! ... 535 Views / 7 Replies  
alt (option) tab seems to work for me!

1. moon
2. Beam
33. Tastic!

edit: But doesn't seem to be visible in the post...
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 22, 2004 at 07:36 PM, in Applications
Annoying, quiet then really loud movies/dvds 708 Views / 6 Replies  
Hello,

Is there a program out there that takes the output from vlc/dvd player/mlplayer or any other for that matter, and flattens out the volume?

You know what I mean, you have to have the...
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 22, 2004 at 06:17 PM, in Applications
Autofire OS X? 558 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello!

I am playing SpaceTripper on hardest and am developing RSI.

Does anyone know a hack or program that will con applications into thinking I am furiously taping a certain key just by...
Posted by monkpea, on Aug 1, 2004 at 01:19 PM, in Applications
I, in England, would pronounce Jaguar:... 1,071 Views / 43 Replies  
I, in England, would pronounce Jaguar: Jag-you-are. Or perhaps: Jag-you-ah, if it was in the middle of a sentence.
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 09:37 PM, in MacNN Lounge
[QUOTE]Originally posted by monkpea: [B]Because... 1,071 Views / 43 Replies  
[QUOTE]Originally posted by monkpea:
[B]Because we spell it Aluminium, which is also the official IUPAC spelling of the element.

Humphry Davy originally proposed alumium for the name of this...
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 09:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Because we spell it Aluminium, which is also the... 1,071 Views / 43 Replies  
Because we spell it Aluminium, which is also the official IUPAC spelling of the element.

Humphry Davy originally proposed alumium for the name of this then-undiscovered metal, but four years later...
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 09:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
If I'm not too late, and I don't have to do... 6,643 Views / 313 Replies  
If I'm not too late, and I don't have to do anything that degrading...

I'd LOVE one!

Email: dayveykrocket@yahoo.co.uk

100mb's nice but...
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 08:48 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Dont <- (you too!) ever ever ever ever click on... 675 Views / 17 Replies  
Dont <- (you too!) ever ever ever ever click on this --->LINK

I know! It's great. Get's<- (see) me out of all sorts of situations. Or at least it did. Now I have to pretend to be clever most of...
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 08:01 PM, in MacNN Lounge
flame bait god thread 675 Views / 17 Replies  
Hello!

I did a search for rebirth, you know, the music app, and was overwhelmed with goddamn god threads.

Jesus! I'm so glad I live in the UK....
Posted by monkpea, on Jul 4, 2004 at 07:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Re: Music fans in England 574 Views / 17 Replies  
Things I like, not necessarily like the streets:

Aphex twin - been around for ages, might find it a bit hard to get into it... watch the windowlicker video!

Quantic Soul Orchestra - I like...
Posted by monkpea, on Jun 7, 2004 at 04:16 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I love this company 511 Views / 3 Replies  
http://tlf.cx/ballmer_dance.mpg
Posted by monkpea, on May 25, 2004 at 07:25 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Receiving files MSN messenger 419 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello,

I am able to send files to people, but receiving is a different matter. All it says to help me is: You have failed to receive file "blah.jpg"

Thanks, that really helps.

I am using 4.0...
Posted by monkpea, on May 9, 2004 at 07:57 AM, in Applications
ata controllers... Siig 463 Views / 2 Replies  
will this:
http://www.dealtime.co.uk/xPC-SIIG_Pci_Ata133_Controller

work in my mac?

Many thanks.
Posted by monkpea, on Mar 9, 2004 at 09:16 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Restarting in a safeish mode 368 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello!

Some how my computer got stuck in a resolution the monitor couldn't handle, so black screen.

I attempted to hit the menu by luc, but to no avail.

Is there a way to change the...
Posted by monkpea, on Feb 29, 2004 at 08:04 AM, in Mac OS X
ports, mldonkey, ISP 291 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi,

I posted this in the os x forum but it's gone off the page.

My ISP has somehow blocked data addressed to various ports on my computer. This means I can no longer use the mlnet, and various...
Posted by monkpea, on Feb 24, 2004 at 10:40 AM, in Networking
I have a radeon equipped 800mhz beige and it... 1,266 Views / 43 Replies  
I have a radeon equipped 800mhz beige and it rocks! A fast new hard drive and 512 ram have been the best upgrades however.

I screwed it up for a while with xpostfacto and panther, but it's running...
Posted by monkpea, on Feb 24, 2004 at 09:25 AM, in Mac Desktops
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