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2 Generation Nano update this morning 1,354 Views / 1 Replies  
I ran this morning with my iPod Nano 8GB and Nike+ gear then was greeted with a message about an update to firmware 1.1.2 when I plugged it into my MBP. Has anyone else received this update? I can...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Feb 14, 2007 at 08:58 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Your domain name only points to your external... 1,743 Views / 8 Replies  
Your domain name only points to your external address, which is you Airport. Go into your Airport Admin Utility and select the 'Port Mapping' tab. You have to port external port 22 to internal port...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 27, 2005 at 12:45 PM, in Networking
Make sure you are redirecting the port in the... 1,743 Views / 8 Replies  
Make sure you are redirecting the port in the Airport Admin.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 27, 2005 at 11:21 AM, in Networking
I use a vaccum cleaner with the little brush dust... 4,757 Views / 12 Replies  
I use a vaccum cleaner with the little brush dust thingy. Just be careful not to suck up the keys.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Apr 11, 2005 at 12:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can fix this by going to System Preferences... 495 Views / 4 Replies  
You can fix this by going to System Preferences -> Displays and unchecking the automatically adjust brightness based something, something.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Mar 2, 2005 at 04:12 PM, in macOS
The easiest way to run remote Linux commands on a... 416 Views / 2 Replies  
The easiest way to run remote Linux commands on a Mac is to open Xwindows on your mac, open a terminal and type in: ssh -X ipaddressoflinuxpc -l user. After you log on you can run linux program on...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 13, 2005 at 02:17 PM, in macOS
Poll: Sorry to get off topic but can they sync... 16,380 Views / 153 Replies  
Sorry to get off topic but can they sync differently? My 20GB (just barely) fits all my songs.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 11, 2005 at 04:37 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Poll: iPod shuffle+ iPod 16,380 Views / 153 Replies  
I need to know if I can use this with the 20 GB iPod I already have on the same computer. I run everyday and the iPod doesn't like it.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 11, 2005 at 04:04 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Anyone want a gmail invite? 561 Views / 2 Replies  
They keep replenishing my invites for gmail. If anyone wants one send an email to [email protected] (mailto:[email protected]).

I have a few left.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 23, 2004 at 12:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I gues I must be the only person without a gmail... 2,129 Views / 55 Replies  
I gues I must be the only person without a gmail invite. Please send to [email protected] thank you.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 6, 2004 at 05:31 PM, in Applications
What about iSparx (http://www.isparx.net/). I... 1,148 Views / 4 Replies  
What about iSparx (http://www.isparx.net/). I never used it but it looks like it does what you need.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 9, 2004 at 04:19 PM, in macOS
I just ordered and received my PowerBook 15" BTO... 462 Views / 2 Replies  
I just ordered and received my PowerBook 15" BTO and I ordered mine with 2 day shipping for $15. It came in about one week from the time I ordered.

Good luck and enjoy.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 9, 2004 at 02:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: p0ser, here are some pictures of my new... 523,500 Views / 1,153 Replies  
p0ser, here are some pictures of my new PowerBook 15" and my Timbuk2 Commute.

Pictures on my blog (http://homepage.mac.com/sweetsdream/iblog/C521676787/E1925340485/index.html)

Its hard to...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 4, 2004 at 08:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
This mouse is about as close as you can get to an... 1,225 Views / 34 Replies  
This mouse is about as close as you can get to an Apple BT mouse but with the scroll wheel and two buttons. I might order the silver one to match my PowerBook but I rarely use my computer on a desk....
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 2, 2004 at 05:38 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I had a very hard time deciding between the 12"... 854 Views / 12 Replies  
I had a very hard time deciding between the 12" and 15" as I have an 12" iBook now and I'm used to the size of it. What made me choose the PowerBook was the screen. I put the 12" and 15" side by...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 29, 2004 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Thanks for the great posts on this thread. I... 523,500 Views / 1,153 Replies  
Thanks for the great posts on this thread.

I ordered the Timbuk2 Commute bag (light green and silver) with their iPod case, which fits nicely on the shoulder strap. I love the bag but I recommend...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 29, 2004 at 11:04 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have an Apple store here in Tampa, FL but they... 854 Views / 12 Replies  
I have an Apple store here in Tampa, FL but they didn't have any deals like that. I did spend about 20 minutes playing with the 12" and 15" trying to decide which one to get. I think I made the...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 28, 2004 at 02:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Just ordered my PowerBook 15" 854 Views / 12 Replies  
I am so excited! I ordered my 15" PowerBook from Apple this morning. I ordered it BTO with 128M VRAM 1GB system RAM and the 5400 rpm drive. I can't help but check the order status every 30 minutes...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 28, 2004 at 11:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Conference calling doesn't work with the OS X... 608 Views / 7 Replies  
Conference calling doesn't work with the OS X version yet.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 15, 2004 at 03:27 PM, in Networking
Re: Voip? 608 Views / 7 Replies  
I use Skype (http://www.skype.com) and it works great! You can even make calls to a landline for cheap.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 14, 2004 at 03:58 PM, in Networking
Yes. I do it all the time. Just type something... 490 Views / 4 Replies  
Yes. I do it all the time. Just type something like this:
ssh 192.168.1.1 -X

Make sure you use a capital X in the line. Once you establish the connection just type in you favorite command. ...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Sep 29, 2004 at 04:25 PM, in macOS
Mac iSight to PC with AIM 841 Views / 8 Replies  
I use my iSight and iChatAV to talk to my parents in Florida almost every day (I live in Seattle). I would like to, at least send video and sound to my in-laws in California. They have a cable...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 6, 2003 at 04:48 PM, in Applications
It works great! 1,487 Views / 10 Replies  
I thought is was pretty easy. I just need to get other people to sign up for the service and send me their keys so I can try the encrypting.

I finally got my father to switch from Windows and he...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 2, 2003 at 07:54 PM, in macOS
No valid packages (-9997) Disk Utility error 407 Views / 0 Replies  
After Upgrading one of my iBooks, I got this errror in Disk Utility when trying to Repair Permissions. I even started from the Panther CD and got the same error.

Anyone ever see this?
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 28, 2003 at 02:53 PM, in macOS
Re: Official Panther networking issues/performance thread 1,080 Views / 17 Replies  
Overall, I think the networking has improved especially, samba performance. There are two problems I have found with networking: My signal strength has dropped from 10.2.8 and samba connections are...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 26, 2003 at 03:02 PM, in Networking
Less services running the better 904 Views / 13 Replies  
I say stick to Samba only. Netatalk dosn't work right and having NFS and SMB creates more open ports for hackers.

I have RedHat 9.0 with SMB running so that all my computers can share files (1...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Aug 14, 2003 at 12:26 PM, in macOS
APP is worth it 556 Views / 4 Replies  
I for one think the APP is worth it, especially on a laptop. You don't need to buy Apple care now if you don't want (You have one year to add it). The only downfall to not getting it is that you...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Aug 9, 2003 at 07:00 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Fetch art is great 883 Views / 12 Replies  
I used Fetch Art too and it works great. It sure took a long time on my iBook 800 with about 3000 songs selected. Make sure you select Fetch Art -> copy all art to iTunes once it's done downloading...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Aug 9, 2003 at 01:02 AM, in macOS
Leo Laporte 1,364 Views / 22 Replies  
Why Leo Laporte of course. D'oh sorry wrong kind of screen saver.:D
Posted by sweetsdream, on Aug 9, 2003 at 12:50 AM, in Applications
Same Version? 527 Views / 1 Replies  
Make sure they are running the right version. If you upgraded the admin to 1.2 in software update they need to update to 1.2 client until you see them.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jul 22, 2003 at 11:39 PM, in Applications
Are you sure about this? I know it will connect... 985 Views / 10 Replies  
Are you sure about this? I know it will connect to CDDB when I put a CD in and rip it but I don't think it goes back to other songs and renames them. Have you seen this happen or do you see any...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jul 18, 2003 at 02:06 PM, in Applications
Re: 1 GB RAM for 12" - Compatibility ? 662 Views / 3 Replies  
It looks like this is desktop memory. You would need laptop memory.

You want a DDR SO DIMM 266MHz PC 2100 (Think its 200 pin)
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jul 17, 2003 at 03:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You're welcome. I am working on creating a... 858 Views / 5 Replies  
You're welcome. I am working on creating a startup script for this in Redhat so I don't have to start it manually. I did find that you may need to restart the daapd daemon if you add more songs to...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jul 14, 2003 at 07:31 PM, in macOS
Linux iTunes music server 858 Views / 5 Replies  
My wife and I are slowly running out of Hard drive space on our iBooks. We both have huge music libraries (we ripped all our CDís). I decided I would try to setup my Linux server that serves up...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jul 11, 2003 at 02:16 PM, in macOS
SprintPCS Sanyo 4900 and iSync 409 Views / 0 Replies  
I am getting a Sanyo 4900 and I would like sync my address book with Addressbook. I have the USB cable and my wife is able to use her 4900 as a modem on her iBook. Has anyone had any experience...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 23, 2003 at 02:14 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
USB to serial in OS X 1,214 Views / 8 Replies  
I am trying to find a USB to serial adaptor for my iBook that can be used to console into routers, smart switches etc. Has anyone had any experience with any and if so what software did you use?
...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 9, 2003 at 02:25 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Its the e740 with 802.11b built in and it works... 800 Views / 9 Replies  
Its the e740 with 802.11b built in and it works great on my Airport network.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 23, 2002 at 02:41 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Pocket PC and iBook 800 Views / 9 Replies  
My company just sent me a Toshiba Pocket PC (I guess they don't rember buying me an iBook) and I would like to sync it with my laptop. I downloaded the trial of Pocket Mac and I couldn't get it to...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 23, 2002 at 02:03 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: The 12.1" Screen - How is it? 902 Views / 8 Replies  
I have two 12.1' iBooks and I love them. The 14' and 12.1' have the same resolution so unless you have bad eyesight get the 12.1'. I travel every week and I love my iBook. I never shut it down, I...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 18, 2002 at 06:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iBook is better 1,086 Views / 8 Replies  
Yesterday, I bought an iBook 700 G3 with the 12.1 inch screen. I put an additional 512M card for memory and an Airport card. I replaced my PowerBook 500 G4 which had an unfortuate fall and I don't...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Oct 9, 2002 at 04:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have been trying this as well. ssh -X... 477 Views / 16 Replies  
I have been trying this as well. ssh -X r<emotexserver> works for opening remote windows but I cant seem to get X -quartz -query <remotexserver> to work. I get the following message:

Fatal...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jun 18, 2002 at 02:07 AM, in macOS
Welcome! I too am fairly new to Mac and have... 405 Views / 6 Replies  
Welcome! I too am fairly new to Mac and have completely converted from Windows. Take the things you read on these boards with a grain of salt for some of the people here seem to have the worst...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Mar 28, 2002 at 05:09 PM, in macOS
I run Norton Utilities from the CD (Disk Doctor... 431 Views / 6 Replies  
I run Norton Utilities from the CD (Disk Doctor and Speed Disk) and I haven't had any issues.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Jan 5, 2002 at 01:32 PM, in macOS
Simply using another firewall program wont stop... 599 Views / 15 Replies  
Simply using another firewall program wont stop someone from trying to access your computer it will only (hopefully) stop from succeeding. You should look at what ports are being called upon and...
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 6, 2001 at 09:57 PM, in Applications
What ports are being accessed? 599 Views / 15 Replies  
What ports are being accessed?
Posted by sweetsdream, on Dec 6, 2001 at 04:42 PM, in Applications
I think I may have figured it out. If you go... 284 Views / 3 Replies  
I think I may have figured it out. If you go into Netinfo Manager and edit the users shell and home directory to /dev/null it basically hides them.
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 9, 2001 at 01:04 PM, in macOS
Hidding daemon type users 284 Views / 3 Replies  
When using the user manager, home directories and other things are created when addding a user. How do I hide a user such as "mysql" or any other system type user?
Posted by sweetsdream, on Nov 6, 2001 at 04:27 PM, in macOS
 
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