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Great. So Apple should just throw away one of... 17,925 Views / 221 Replies  
Great. So Apple should just throw away one of the largest segments of the PC market? You never addressed my points about schools, either.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 2, 2004 at 05:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Back to reality 17,925 Views / 221 Replies  
I hardly consider myself a "headless zealot," but I stand by my statement about Apple pricing themselves out of the bussiness. Just this past week it was announced that Apple is the No. 2 choice...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 1, 2004 at 01:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
Whatever Apple calls this thing, it HAS to be... 17,925 Views / 221 Replies  
Whatever Apple calls this thing, it HAS to be more affordable. I personally know several people who would love to go mac but who can't afford to get even an eMac. Low-cost in today's PC market...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 26, 2004 at 09:53 PM, in Mac Desktops
The fact is that Apple is on the verge of pricing... 17,925 Views / 221 Replies  
The fact is that Apple is on the verge of pricing themselves out of business. The eMac and iBook lines are really Apple's only affordibly priced computers. And an 85 lb eMac is NOT a good computer...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 26, 2004 at 01:15 PM, in Mac Desktops
I like some of these later specs I've been... 17,925 Views / 221 Replies  
I like some of these later specs I've been seeing.

I have a few other thoughts to add on this issue as well. The headless "iMac" (or whatever, I'll call it "xMac" since someone else did) would be...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 25, 2004 at 10:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
What!?!? No more free download for the dev... 2,819 Views / 24 Replies  
What!?!? No more free download for the dev tools???
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 15, 2003 at 01:07 AM, in macOS
Ok, your job kicks serious butt if they let you... 562 Views / 10 Replies  
Ok, your job kicks serious butt if they let you have the servers in YOUR closet!
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 12, 2003 at 11:56 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I would purchase PC100 RAM for it when you do... 439 Views / 3 Replies  
I would purchase PC100 RAM for it when you do upgrade. Some of the PC133 has problems downclocking to run at the slower bus speed.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 12, 2003 at 03:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
As much as I want an iBook rev, I would expect a... 762 Views / 5 Replies  
As much as I want an iBook rev, I would expect a G5 Xserve to be the next hardware update. Unless, of course, Apple is planning on dropping the Xserve.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 8, 2003 at 11:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the newest build, Dave. I've been... 11,635 Views / 97 Replies  
Thanks for the newest build, Dave. I've been mostly using Safari, but I think I'll be giving Camino a try after playing with it.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 5, 2003 at 09:03 PM, in Applications
Safari displaying improper formatting 372 Views / 0 Replies  
Anyone else having problems with how Safari (v85.5) displays web pages? I've encountered many, many pages recently that are horribly mangled (including MacNN now).

The underlining for links...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 5, 2003 at 08:38 PM, in Applications
I'm running 10.2.8 on a Rev B. I use it for... 771 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm running 10.2.8 on a Rev B. I use it for light web surfing and running a dictd server. For a while it was running a pennmush server, too. It's not blindingly fast, but it gets the job done.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 1, 2003 at 12:17 AM, in Mac Desktops
Have you tried logging on as a different user to... 524 Views / 5 Replies  
Have you tried logging on as a different user to see if they work?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 25, 2003 at 06:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yea, get the card. Airport in the iBook rocks,... 923 Views / 13 Replies  
Yea, get the card. Airport in the iBook rocks, no question whatsoever.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 20, 2003 at 08:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just purchased a refurbed iBook from Apple and... 720 Views / 7 Replies  
I just purchased a refurbed iBook from Apple and have zero complaints. All the accessories were present and the machine looked like new. It may have had a minor scratch on the lid. The only thing...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Dec 19, 2002 at 10:50 AM, in Mac Desktops
...and the low-end iBook (or any of the iBooks)... 1,246 Views / 20 Replies  
...and the low-end iBook (or any of the iBooks) are already suited for the education market, so, again, no need for an e(ducation)Book.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Dec 2, 2002 at 01:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks, Mark. 744 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks, Mark.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 28, 2002 at 11:39 PM, in Hardware Hacking
TiBook/iBook Keyboard Question 744 Views / 3 Replies  
I would like to replace the white keyboard on my iBook with the black keyboard or the TiBook. Does anyone know if the two keyboards are interchangable? I know the keycaps are, but since I want to...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 28, 2002 at 03:01 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Yep, just tried again. Same thing happened. ... 567 Views / 2 Replies  
Yep, just tried again. Same thing happened.

Ah, turned out it was a firewall issue. I had disabled web proxies on our firewall. Reenabling it solved my problem.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 16, 2002 at 06:31 PM, in Applications
iTunes 3.0.1, OS X 10.2.1, and the CDDB 567 Views / 2 Replies  
Today, I attempted to use iTunes "get CD track name" feature for the first time after updating to OS X 10.2.1. I got an error message that said "HTTP processing error." I've not been able to locate...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 16, 2002 at 05:36 PM, in Applications
Poll: I will agree without question that the technical... 1,259 Views / 19 Replies  
I will agree without question that the technical specifications of these new machines are most impressive. I also agree that the El Capitan style is one of the most practical case designs of all...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 14, 2002 at 08:26 PM, in Mac Desktops
Poll: I'm sorry, but I feel the El Capitan style case... 1,259 Views / 19 Replies  
I'm sorry, but I feel the El Capitan style case peaked with the Digital Audio G4's. Ever since the Quicksilver, I've thought the PM's looked like crap.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 13, 2002 at 07:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 1,259 Views / 63 Replies  
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Yes but...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 16, 2002 at 02:11 PM, in Mac Desktops
I would also be wondering if it might be stolen. 569 Views / 12 Replies  
I would also be wondering if it might be stolen.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 16, 2002 at 12:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
My main Mac is a G4/533 DP. OS X stinkin' flies... 664 Views / 23 Replies  
My main Mac is a G4/533 DP. OS X stinkin' flies on that beast. Seriously, though, X is not slow on that Rev. B iMac. Like I said, though, I'm not really doing anything major on it. Light web...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 1, 2002 at 08:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm running OS X 10.1.4 on a Rev. B. with 160 MB... 664 Views / 23 Replies  
I'm running OS X 10.1.4 on a Rev. B. with 160 MB of RAM and it's pretty quick. Granted, I'm not running any major apps like iMovie or Photoshop on it, though. I did install the developer's tools...
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 22, 2002 at 09:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
Changing the AppleMenu Icon 361 Views / 1 Replies  
Could someone tell me how to change the icon of the Applemenu in OS X 10.1.4?

Thanks for your help.
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 20, 2002 at 01:12 PM, in Applications
Upgrading PB 3400 CD-Drive 444 Views / 0 Replies  
This is an odd question and I haven't been able to find any information relating to it on the 'net.

I have a PB 3400 with the original 6x CD expansion module. I'm wondering if I can replace the...
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 19, 2002 at 11:43 PM, in Hardware Hacking
PB 3400 6x CD module and CDRW's 320 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know if the 6x CDROM module for the 3400 supports reading CDRW's?
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 7, 2002 at 06:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Actually, two smaller monitors will give you more... 770 Views / 21 Replies  
Actually, two smaller monitors will give you more actual area than one large display.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Mar 4, 2002 at 12:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
I wish I had OSX to try that. 546 Views / 14 Replies  
I wish I had OSX to try that.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 10:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
I hope so. 546 Views / 14 Replies  
I hope so.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 10:02 AM, in Mac Desktops
Yep, done that. No joy. 546 Views / 14 Replies  
Yep, done that. No joy.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 10:01 AM, in Mac Desktops
Still having this problem. Any suggestions? 546 Views / 14 Replies  
Still having this problem.

Any suggestions?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 18, 2002 at 03:52 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well, I did have VPC. I tried making the changes... 546 Views / 14 Replies  
Well, I did have VPC. I tried making the changes you suggested and it didn't work. So, I uninstalled VPC and the problem still remains.

Hmmm...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 15, 2002 at 11:21 AM, in Mac Desktops
That's interesting. I hadn't heard of that... 546 Views / 14 Replies  
That's interesting. I hadn't heard of that before. I'll give it a shot.

Didn't do anything.

[ 02-14-2002: Message edited by: TheDoctor ]
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 01:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
lol 546 Views / 14 Replies  
lol
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 01:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
G4 and Startup Screen Resolution 546 Views / 14 Replies  
This one is driving me nuts!

After zapping the PRAM my G4/533DP (running OS 9.2.2) insists on starting up with the screen resolution set to 640 x 480. However, as soon as the Apple ethernet...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 12:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
I would have to say the SE/30, the 6100, and the... 1,982 Views / 107 Replies  
I would have to say the SE/30, the 6100, and the G4 533/DP.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jan 25, 2002 at 04:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
On the original topic, 128 MB simms can be used... 916 Views / 9 Replies  
On the original topic, 128 MB simms can be used for a total of 264 MB.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 29, 2001 at 12:58 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Contact me via email, mattstoton. We'll work out... 446 Views / 8 Replies  
Contact me via email, mattstoton. We'll work out the details.
jrb1537@yahoo.com
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 20, 2001 at 11:42 AM, in Marketplace
I wouldn't go under $150 for the G3 card by... 446 Views / 8 Replies  
I wouldn't go under $150 for the G3 card by itself. I'll have to let you know, though, as someone else has expressed an interest in it.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 16, 2001 at 09:20 AM, in Marketplace
Priced reduced to $200 + shipping. 446 Views / 8 Replies  
Priced reduced to $200 + shipping.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 15, 2001 at 09:38 PM, in Marketplace
Thanks for the offer, but it's worth a little... 446 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks for the offer, but it's worth a little more than that, especially with the A/V card.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 15, 2001 at 05:57 PM, in Marketplace
FS: Sonnett Crescendo G3 Nubus 266/1MB & A/V Card 446 Views / 8 Replies  
Sonnett Tech. Crescendo G3 Nubus 266/1MB card. It will work in any of
the x1xx series of PowerMacs but requires an adaptor to use a video
card in anything but the 61xx's. Installation is pretty...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 14, 2001 at 01:02 PM, in Marketplace
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take... 738 Views / 4 Replies  
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take up?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 11:00 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take... 483 Views / 4 Replies  
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take up?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 11:00 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I've discovered one mp3 that I cannot get iTunes... 538 Views / 22 Replies  
I've discovered one mp3 that I cannot get iTunes 2 to accept. It will not let me drag it into the library or into a playlist. QT 5 plays the mp3 just fine, though.

Any thoughts?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 10:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
The only way I know of to get true surround sound... 441 Views / 1 Replies  
The only way I know of to get true surround sound out of a Mac is to use this: http://www.yamaha.com/yec/cavit/ . I've heard that they work rather well.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 7, 2001 at 09:54 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I've had a DP533 since February and I've loved... 489 Views / 8 Replies  
I've had a DP533 since February and I've loved every minute of it. It's fast and stable and will really fly once I get OS X 10.1.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 1, 2001 at 05:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
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