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Help!-G5 buzzing sound, then froze! 288 Views / 1 Replies  
I hope someone here has insight to something that happened to my G5 yesterday. I heard a monentary buzz or grinding sound and then it froze and the fans all kicked in full power. All I could do was...
Posted by Nelsun, on Feb 16, 2007 at 11:31 PM, in Mac Desktops
Excel quesiton Mac to PC and back 245 Views / 1 Replies  
I hope someone with Excel knowledge can illuminate me. I have been using MS Office 2000 and the more recent version at work on a G5. I'm the only one. My co-workers are PC's. We use a custom made...
Posted by Nelsun, on May 23, 2006 at 11:23 PM, in Applications
The ABS center light is on all the time and... 296 Views / 2 Replies  
The ABS center light is on all the time and whenever there's activity like loading a new webpage, the right light flashes faster and slows down when it's idle. The left side does not appear to be...
Posted by Nelsun, on Mar 26, 2006 at 10:18 PM, in Networking
Help-Airport Basestation stoppped transmitting. 296 Views / 2 Replies  
I have an Airport Base Station from 2000 IIRC, the white conical one. The problem is that I get no signal on my Powerbooks from it. I can get a signal from a neighbor's Linksys and go on the web...
Posted by Nelsun, on Mar 26, 2006 at 09:08 PM, in Networking
Entourage and MS Exchange; can't open JPEG enclosures 269 Views / 0 Replies  
I am hoping someone here might be able to clue me in on what I can do to solve a problem. I am one of 2 Macs in a company that is Windows only. So I am my own support when it comes to issues. The...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jan 4, 2006 at 01:12 PM, in Applications
Thanks for the answer. Oh well! 791 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the answer. Oh well!
Posted by Nelsun, on Dec 14, 2005 at 01:20 PM, in Applications
Unsending in Entourage 791 Views / 2 Replies  
I did a stupid thing at work and sent an e-mail to a co-worker that would spoil his secret Santa. I know he's not opened his e-mail in Outlook yet. I'm on a Mac using Entourage and the rest of the...
Posted by Nelsun, on Dec 14, 2005 at 12:47 PM, in Applications
TIA- So you know, I took a CAD file that I... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
TIA-

So you know, I took a CAD file that I created at home on my 2.7DP G5 and tried it here on my work 2.3DP G5. This file is a CAD model that has some modestly shapely form but a lot of...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 15, 2005 at 03:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
Hey TIA- I'm actually taking a long weekend,... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
Hey TIA-

I'm actually taking a long weekend, so I haven't had a chance to use it since Wednesday. I'll prepare a CAD file that I know revs up the fans on the 2.7 and bring it to work and see how...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 13, 2005 at 01:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks Todd. After I read your post, I did a... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
Thanks Todd. After I read your post, I did a check on the Apple site to be sure, but as far as I can tell, the 2.3 is not liquid cooled. Which could account for the lower fan noise.

As for the...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 12, 2005 at 04:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
Okay, thought I'd let you know that my request... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
Okay, thought I'd let you know that my request for a G5 2.3 and Apple display at work came through! Through a slight snafu, I got a 20" Apple monitor as originally requested. It was a very nice...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 12, 2005 at 01:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
Shuffle keeps dying 606 Views / 3 Replies  
I gave my boss an iPod Shuffle and it died about the 5th time he used it. Got it replaced at the Apple store and this second one died after the first usage. He's on a PC, so I'm not sure how to help...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jul 14, 2005 at 12:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Update- I was fooling around with the... 1,943 Views / 14 Replies  
Update-

I was fooling around with the bluetooth and iSynch on my Powerbook which is still on Panther. I paired the Powerbook with the Siemens S66 cell phone. I then was able to use iSynch and I...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jul 6, 2005 at 02:17 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for the replies, I was begining to wonder... 1,943 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks for the replies, I was begining to wonder if anyone had this phone!

Looks like that Salling Clicker is not going to work with my phone, oh well. Anyone else been able to synch up an S66...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jul 6, 2005 at 12:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Siemens S66 BT with Mac OS X? Razr too? 1,943 Views / 14 Replies  
Just looking for advise, I started a new job and was just issued a new Siemens S66 cell phone. I use my own 17" Powerbook at work whilst waiting for the delivery of a G5. For fun, since I've never...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 30, 2005 at 12:57 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks derekn! That explains it. Too bad, I... 883 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks derekn! That explains it. Too bad, I really miss starting up from the power button on the keyboard.

One thing though, if the ACD can be set to put the system to sleep and shut down, why...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 12, 2005 at 07:07 PM, in Mac Desktops
Power on G5 via Cinema Display power button? 883 Views / 13 Replies  
I just bought a new G5 2.7ghz with Tiger loaded in it and a 23" Apple Cinema Display. A friend tells me that the power button on the side of the ACD can be used to shut down and start up the whole...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 12, 2005 at 06:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
Oops, wrong area. 265 Views / 0 Replies  
Oops, wrong area.
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 12, 2005 at 06:43 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Cannot set margins on Epson Stylus Photo 1280 printer in Tiger 386 Views / 0 Replies  
I posted this in the Art and Design section with no replies. So I thought I'd try this thread.

I just bought a new G5 2.7 ghz with Tiger pre-loaded in it. I'm having an issue with printing where I...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 8, 2005 at 12:09 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Epson Stylus Photo can't set margins in CS and Tiger 366 Views / 0 Replies  
I thought I was out of luck when I got my new G5 with Tiger pre-loaded into it last week. It's my first experience with Tiger. I had been using an older G4 tower with 10.3.5 ( can't recall, but it...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 4, 2005 at 01:39 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for hosting the sound. Hmmmm, hard to... 4,702 Views / 51 Replies  
Thanks for hosting the sound. Hmmmm, hard to tell, but my G5 is making what I would call a hum, which I think is coming from the fans. The sound bite's pitch is higher then what I hear from my G5.
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 2, 2005 at 12:18 PM, in Mac Desktops
ideasculpter- Thanks. The thing is, he's a Mac... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
ideasculpter- Thanks. The thing is, he's a Mac user at home! I did a quick build up of a PC on Dell's site so that I can walk into a meeting armed with numbers to work out a deal on a Mac. What I...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 2, 2005 at 01:15 AM, in Mac Desktops
Can someone record this sound and host it... 4,702 Views / 51 Replies  
Can someone record this sound and host it somewhere? I just got my first G5, a 2.7. So I have no previous experience to judge by. Thanks!
Posted by Nelsun, on Jun 1, 2005 at 01:07 AM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the replies. I finally had a chance to... 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
Thanks for the replies. I finally had a chance to set up my new 2.7 yesterday and it does scream! The advice of going for a 2.0 or 2.3 ghz G5 with as much RAM as possible and going with a 3rd party...
Posted by Nelsun, on May 30, 2005 at 12:24 PM, in Mac Desktops
G5 2.7, 2.3 and 2.0 speed comparo and USB hubs Tiger conflicts? 1,219 Views / 18 Replies  
A couple of questions for G5 users. I just upgraded my home office system to a new G5 2.7ghz Dualie with 23" Cinema Display. This will be be my first G5, my current Mac is a 1.33 17" Powerbook that...
Posted by Nelsun, on May 28, 2005 at 01:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks for the insights. I will also update the... 643 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks for the insights. I will also update the Mac OS on the G4 to 10.2.8 as it's still 10.2.6.

As far as the powerbrick goes, assuming it's not an issue to use a firewire powerbrick from my 4G...
Posted by Nelsun, on Feb 27, 2005 at 03:36 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
2G 6gb iPod mini not synching with full sized iPod dock 643 Views / 3 Replies  
I just got a new 2G 6gb iPod Mini yesterday. I also have a 4G 40gb iPod I got last August. A friend told me I should be able to insert the mini iPod into the full size iPod's dock to synch it. It...
Posted by Nelsun, on Feb 27, 2005 at 12:39 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Cool, thanks for the insights regarding VPC. I'll... 456 Views / 5 Replies  
Cool, thanks for the insights regarding VPC. I'll have it running on a 1.33 ghz 17" Powerbook with 1 gig of RAM and it sounds like I'll be okay.
Thanks a lot on the feedback! It helps a lot!
...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 1, 2004 at 11:22 PM, in Applications
Thanks, I'll look into that one. No... 456 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks, I'll look into that one.

No thoughts from anyone with VPC and Project?
Posted by Nelsun, on Oct 31, 2004 at 07:16 PM, in Applications
MS Project in VPC on OSX? 456 Views / 5 Replies  
I find myself in a new job where I need to use Microsoft Project. I do have a PC they issued me and I'm adapting to it. (first time PC user!!) My personal Powerbook is in use here too, thank goodness...
Posted by Nelsun, on Oct 29, 2004 at 05:20 PM, in Applications
Thanks Parky-I knew there was a difference! But I... 460 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks Parky-I knew there was a difference! But I didn't think to look up part numbers. I'll use the number to find one.

Nelsun
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 23, 2004 at 10:46 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
4G iPod cases from Apple 460 Views / 4 Replies  
I bought a new 40gb 4G iPod a few weeks back and the Apple branded case that used to be included with the 3G iPod.

What I didn't check on was that the box said it was for the 20gb iPod with click...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 22, 2004 at 02:08 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks Randman! Appreciate the input. 576 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks Randman! Appreciate the input.
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 9, 2004 at 11:06 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Randman- I was curious about the issue of... 576 Views / 13 Replies  
Randman-

I was curious about the issue of the first gen and latest iPod and compatibility issues. I have a first gen 10gb iPod that I've never really used for music. But now I want to. And to do...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 8, 2004 at 02:33 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks! That did it. 310 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks! That did it.
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 3, 2004 at 01:01 AM, in Applications
Help with Mail app 310 Views / 3 Replies  
I sent a message with Apple's Mail app that had a very large attachment. I am using POP with my ISP.

Is there anyway to cancel this message? It's big and I found no way to stop it other then a...
Posted by Nelsun, on Aug 2, 2004 at 11:24 PM, in Applications
Thanks for the info and fast response! Cool, I'll... 417 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks for the info and fast response! Cool, I'll do the research now that I have a place to start.

Nelson
Posted by Nelsun, on May 25, 2004 at 02:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Connecting Cinema display to a Mac and PC too? 417 Views / 6 Replies  
I was looking for advise regarding using a second computer with one display.

I am unfortunately considering the purchase of a Windows PC laptop for business reasons. All for use of one CAD...
Posted by Nelsun, on May 25, 2004 at 12:34 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks, all this has been very helpful feedback! ... 868 Views / 19 Replies  
Thanks, all this has been very helpful feedback!

Nelson
Posted by Nelsun, on Mar 8, 2004 at 03:16 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for the advise. I'm leaning towards... 868 Views / 19 Replies  
Thanks for the advise. I'm leaning towards Dreamweaver more and more. Downloading demos is a good suggestion.

Thanks again. Nelson
Posted by Nelsun, on Mar 7, 2004 at 06:46 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
GoLive vs Dreamweaver? 868 Views / 19 Replies  
Hi-

I'm planning to purchase the Adobe Creative Suite. I am experienced with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop in my work. But I've never used GoLive. I had also been looking into purchasing...
Posted by Nelsun, on Mar 6, 2004 at 10:37 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for the tip! Nelson 457 Views / 10 Replies  
Thanks for the tip!

Nelson
Posted by Nelsun, on Jan 12, 2004 at 11:44 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: installing on app. at a time 457 Views / 10 Replies  
Really? How does one go about finding the hidden disc images for extraction?

I tried the restore App and again, I stopped as it wouldn't do it as my OS was higher then the restore's OS, which...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jan 12, 2004 at 10:48 PM, in Mac OS X
Did iDVD come installed on OSX 10.2.7? 457 Views / 10 Replies  
I was hoping someone might be ble to confirm something for me. I bought a new 17" PowerBook with the 1.33 ghz procoessor back in late October that came loaded with OSX 10.2.7. I have not upgraded to...
Posted by Nelsun, on Jan 10, 2004 at 02:20 PM, in Mac OS X
BT mouse or 3 button mouse? 325 Views / 1 Replies  
Guys-

I'm contemplating a BT or a 3-button 3rd party wired mouse after I discovered that the old Apple Optical mouse I use on my new 17" PB was freezing at random times while using it. I think...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 30, 2003 at 04:00 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Hi stevesnj- Funny you mention this, I do... 364 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi stevesnj-

Funny you mention this, I do use an older black Apple optical mouse.

Funny because I found an exact discussion thread on the Apple support pages with several people with the same...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 17, 2003 at 08:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Help! 17" still keeps freezing! 364 Views / 3 Replies  
I have been having a real problem with my new rev B 17" Powerbook, it keeps freezing.

I've already posted here recently about this, to recap, I bought it in late October, used it a bit in factory...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 17, 2003 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Oh-oh, my 17" went to sleep while on battery... 467 Views / 4 Replies  
Oh-oh, my 17" went to sleep while on battery power when I took a phone call. Came back opened the screen and I got the black screen as reported by others. I had to do a keyboard restart.

Thanks...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 12, 2003 at 01:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Help! rev B 17" froze, now it's hot! 467 Views / 4 Replies  
I recently posted that my new rev B 17" Powerbook was experiencing unexpected freezes while using various software, from Mail to Safari to my CAD application, Vellum.

The machine is factory stock...
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 12, 2003 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks! I just did it and it worked fine. Seemed... 294 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks! I just did it and it worked fine. Seemed too easy!

Nelson
Posted by Nelsun, on Nov 10, 2003 at 02:41 PM, in Applications
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