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I've done the same. Folders with material that... 19,308 Views / 212 Replies  
I've done the same. Folders with material that is large (like images) and get changed a lot is excluded. Otherwise the backup file could get huge very quickly.
Posted by DogGone, on Jan 14, 2008 at 12:59 AM, in Mac OS X
I have a similar drive hooked up to my G4... 585 Views / 9 Replies  
I have a similar drive hooked up to my G4 sawtooth and use Time Machine to back up improtant folders. Our G4 powerbook is also backed up via Time Machine to the same drive.

Simply make sure...
Posted by DogGone, on Dec 30, 2007 at 02:16 AM, in Applications
iCal and Birthdays 279 Views / 2 Replies  
I like the new setup in Leopard. However I still don't get the Birthday function. I have all my family's BD in the address book and set it up to link with iCal. As a result I see 2 events per BD...
Posted by DogGone, on Nov 6, 2007 at 10:36 AM, in Mac OS X
Straight away. I've just put in a 750 gig drive... 1,886 Views / 72 Replies  
Straight away. I've just put in a 750 gig drive for my iTunes library. Will run Leopard off a 300 gig drive and have the original Tiger OS on an older 120 gig drive. That's my backup if something...
Posted by DogGone, on Oct 19, 2007 at 10:49 PM, in Mac OS X
If you don't like the frigging desktop picture... 3,917 Views / 41 Replies  
If you don't like the frigging desktop picture then change it.
Posted by DogGone, on Oct 18, 2007 at 12:11 AM, in Mac OS X
I also have not had any trouble with 10.4.10. ... 389 Views / 8 Replies  
I also have not had any trouble with 10.4.10.

If fact I never had any trouble with 10.4.0-10.4.10. I can understand being cautiuos and waiting for 10.5.1 before upgrading but to wait for a year...
Posted by DogGone, on Oct 14, 2007 at 03:19 PM, in Mac OS X
Try switching the key prefs for the game 1,677 Views / 16 Replies  
Try switching the key prefs for the game
Posted by DogGone, on Oct 3, 2007 at 11:53 PM, in Mac OS X
Got to agree. The web gallery is cool and would... 2,245 Views / 12 Replies  
Got to agree. The web gallery is cool and would be perfect for photos in iWeb.
I too would prefer a single web address and he ability to link everything together.

By the way - via dot Mac the...
Posted by DogGone, on Aug 29, 2007 at 01:16 AM, in Mac OS X
The best way of doing this is to have each... 824 Views / 7 Replies  
The best way of doing this is to have each meachine setup with identical usernames for repsective accounts.

1. For example user Joe Blogg has an account on the main machine with the short name of...
Posted by DogGone, on Aug 23, 2007 at 10:11 PM, in Mac OS X
I heard the guys at the Genius would burn you a... 845 Views / 4 Replies  
I heard the guys at the Genius would burn you a disk then and there. Call Apple - they may help. Somebody here could probably send you a copy too.
Posted by DogGone, on Aug 19, 2007 at 08:58 PM, in Mac OS X
How come this thread is a sticky? Looks like the... 6,526 Views / 31 Replies  
How come this thread is a sticky? Looks like the problem has been solved.

Mods? Anyone seen a mod? Damnit you can never find them when you need 'em
Posted by DogGone, on Aug 17, 2007 at 01:59 AM, in Mac OS X
Am I reading this right? The new iMovie can only... 5,534 Views / 143 Replies  
Am I reading this right? The new iMovie can only be run on a Intel or G5 processor? Are Macs with G4s excluded?

If so that is a complete downer
Posted by DogGone, on Aug 12, 2007 at 09:45 PM, in Applications
Yup - just tested it. Neil 216 Views / 1 Replies  
Yup - just tested it.

Neil
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 14, 2007 at 06:02 PM, in Mac OS X
Good luck Joseph. A call to Apple may provide... 911 Views / 4 Replies  
Good luck Joseph. A call to Apple may provide some answers.

One a related note: if one of the disks dies that you have put together as a raid, what happens to your data onthat drive or any of...
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 14, 2007 at 05:40 PM, in Mac OS X
PB - Spanky G4 Sawtooth - Billy, Sid, Buster ... 30,650 Views / 112 Replies  
PB - Spanky
G4 Sawtooth - Billy, Sid, Buster
Printer - Finbar

Guess which one is the odd one out!
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 12, 2007 at 12:15 AM, in Mac OS X
I don't understand either why people expect... 10,443 Views / 295 Replies  
I don't understand either why people expect machines that were released several years ago to be able to cope with all the new OS developments.

Saying that an old G4 Sawtooth (with a few mods ;))...
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 9, 2007 at 12:13 AM, in Mac OS X
They are pretty dull and not easy to distinguish... 10,443 Views / 295 Replies  
They are pretty dull and not easy to distinguish from each other. IIRC Apple have experimented with things like this and changed styling when it didn't work out. The Apple icon was in the center of...
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 8, 2007 at 08:05 PM, in Mac OS X
There has to be a balance between supporting... 10,443 Views / 295 Replies  
There has to be a balance between supporting legacy machines and provide innovations that enhance the value of Apple's current lineup. The G4 PB I am typing this on is 3.5 years old. While I expect...
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 8, 2007 at 04:57 PM, in Mac OS X
The rotating circle seems less annoying to me. ... 10,443 Views / 295 Replies  
The rotating circle seems less annoying to me. I've seen it with the mac start up and in web and regular apps.
To me it shows the system is working rather than the beachball hanging.
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 6, 2007 at 01:05 AM, in Mac OS X
Overall very impressed. Every app I've used... 10,443 Views / 295 Replies  
Overall very impressed. Every app I've used works. No noticeable loss in performance. Just need any bugs squashed IMHO.

Had a problem with a PCI SATA card. Caused a KP on start up. Couldn't...
Posted by DogGone, on Jul 5, 2007 at 12:49 AM, in Mac OS X
 
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