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I found a great deal on 1X2GB at Fry's with a... 10,373 Views / 45 Replies  
I found a great deal on 1X2GB at Fry's with a price of $14.99 after rebate but it's PC5400 not PC5300. I'm gonna gamble and try to install it on my iMac Core Duo 2.0 not a Core 2. It's a 20' with a...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jun 6, 2008 at 04:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
I just found this but I haven't tried it yet. You... 8,808 Views / 7 Replies  
I just found this but I haven't tried it yet. You do need X11 & Fink commander installed but what the heck if it works then give it a go! Welcome to GNU TeXmacs (FSF GNU project)...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jan 9, 2008 at 09:53 PM, in Applications
I bought a Canon scanner LiDE 600F and I too had... 8,808 Views / 7 Replies  
I bought a Canon scanner LiDE 600F and I too had problems with the pack in software OmniPage SE. I'm using a MacBook running Leopard. I managed to get OP SE loaded and running but man was it clunky &...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jan 9, 2008 at 09:43 PM, in Applications
Hmm, can I reply to myself? Maybe I should... 582 Views / 1 Replies  
Hmm, can I reply to myself? Maybe I should rephrase it? If I delete an account and everything goes to a home folder what would I lose and what would I save? I'm mainly concerned with mail and itunes...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jun 7, 2006 at 03:07 PM, in Applications
No prob. you're welcome... 1,677 Views / 27 Replies  
No problemo. ;)
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 29, 2006 at 12:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
Are we really discussing that the "iMac Core Duo is great"? 2,167 Views / 44 Replies  
Chill out. Out of the 40+ something posts here 5 or so went a little off base to the CPU but in reality most of them didn't technically follow through with; "So, general feeling seems to be that the...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 29, 2006 at 02:32 AM, in Mac Desktops
No not really... 2,167 Views / 44 Replies  
Quote from parsec_kadets "You honestly think the best option for Apple would have been to stay with an architecture that has been moving at a snails pace for years?"

No, not really. I just copied...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 28, 2006 at 05:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have a question about something you mentioned.... 1,677 Views / 27 Replies  
I have a question about something you mentioned. You said your iMac has an issue waking up from sleep. What is the exact problem? Does it automatically restart when it wakes up from sleep?
Actually...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 28, 2006 at 04:16 AM, in Mac Desktops
What is the iSub connected to or with? 2,167 Views / 44 Replies  
I've had my old USB SoundSticks-1 for 4.5+ years I believe? Anyway, from what I remember I had little bit of trouble getting it to recognize them, working properly or all the time at first. But I...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 28, 2006 at 04:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
Apple shunned superstar chip start-up for Intel... 2,167 Views / 44 Replies  
What almost could've been...
Did Apple make a mistake by switching to Intel? We may never know, but Apple had more options than has been previously reported.
PA Semi's first processor - the...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 27, 2006 at 10:49 PM, in Mac Desktops
Being a very happy owner of a new 20 iMac ICD... 2,167 Views / 44 Replies  
Being a very happy owner of a new 20 iMac ICD since 3.29.06 & I can understand both sides but to some degree I'd have to side with Jasoco. Unfortunately, where I live there is no Apple retailers...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 27, 2006 at 10:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have a 20" ICD iMac totally dig it and I only... 1,677 Views / 27 Replies  
I have a 20" ICD iMac totally dig it and I only slightly miss the portability of my old laptop. If you go with the 20, since I don't think this upgrade is offered on the 17 I'd recommend you spend an...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 27, 2006 at 02:37 PM, in Mac Desktops
Quick Quote: "I also need to get a new set of... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
Quick Quote:
"I also need to get a new set of speakers - I would like to go 5.1 but would consider others as it won't be set up as a theatre room."

Well, my personal favorite for 2.1 is still...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 20, 2006 at 11:04 AM, in Mac Desktops
Wow! That's a great deal! Well, as you probably... 887 Views / 3 Replies  
Wow! That's a great deal! Well, as you probably already know, if your iMac is Firewire equipped you can add an external drive for cheap. When you find 'em on sale a case can run 25-30 bucks or less...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 20, 2006 at 10:27 AM, in Mac Desktops
Hi, Try going here for a start and use this for... 887 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi,
Try going here for a start and use this for a guide:
http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/imac/
I installed one in a Grape iMac Slotter a few years ago along with Panther a signifivcant upgrade from...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 19, 2006 at 05:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
Any suggestions on brand/place to buy? I know... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
Any suggestions on brand/place to buy? I know crucial has always treated me well but I don't have as much cash flow as I used to. I noticed a few brands on newegg.com in the sub $100 range for 1gb...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 19, 2006 at 12:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
Migration Assistant & Assimilating/Merging accounts 582 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi,
I took a leap of faith by purchasing my latest new Mac, choosing the new Intel iMac and not a PPC. A huge leap in technology- G3 iBook 466SE Calmshell to a iMac 2.0 ICD 20" loaded w/2GB ram,...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 18, 2006 at 04:55 PM, in Applications
Sticky: Maybe add a pull down menu for topics? 13,079 Views / 38 Replies  
Maybe a pull down menu would help for new or not as active members? That way if someone had a question or problem or needed assistance with say, Airport Express for example, it would direct them to...
Posted by nebulousforce, on May 18, 2006 at 11:53 AM, in macOS
Re: Re: Installed new HD but need to access old HD via Firewire 510 Views / 4 Replies  
Answer:OIC, DOE! Thanx!
Posted by nebulousforce, on Dec 10, 2004 at 10:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Re: Installed new HD but need to access old HD via Firewire 510 Views / 4 Replies  
Answer: Maybe it's Carbon Copy Cloner, perhaps?
Thanks for the tips and I'm sorry it has taken so long for me to respond as I thought I set this thread up to notify me when I get a reply.
Posted by nebulousforce, on Dec 10, 2004 at 10:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Installed new HD but need to access old HD via Firewire 510 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi, I hope that I posted this in the correct area as it's kinda a software issue and a hardware one also. Anyways I have an iBook SE 466MHZ 576MB OS 10.3.6 with a new 60GB 7200 RPM 8MB cache that I...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Nov 14, 2004 at 01:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Clamshell screen rez too low for iLife '04... 437 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi, is it possible to "trick iMovie 4" ,VIA the terminal, Apple script or some other fashion, to accept my lower screen rez of a maximum 800X600? I used the quite handy shareware program, Pacifist,...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jul 18, 2004 at 05:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iMovie 4 on a clamshell iBook? 360 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi, is it possible to "trick iMovie 4" ,VIA the terminal, Apple script or some other fashion, to accept my lower screen rez of a maximum 800X600? I used the quite handy shareware program, Pacifist,...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jul 18, 2004 at 12:02 AM, in Applications
Latest update;tests complete!Burning smell isn't coming from iMac.. 956 Views / 13 Replies  
Hey, thanx! I know in theory I've heard something to the effect that you can connect "literally hundreds of USB devices" in a daisy chain fashion. Like you, I don't know exact numbers and I know on...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jun 12, 2004 at 08:27 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Re: Update!Burning smell may not be coming from iMac.. 956 Views / 13 Replies  
Hmm, I didn't fall off the potato truck yesterday so I already had this test in mind. But this post could help someone else in the future perhaps. So I'll say thanks. :D
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jun 12, 2004 at 06:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
Update!Burning smell may not be coming from iMac.. 956 Views / 13 Replies  
I finally had a chance to pry her sweet lil' hands away from it last night ready to bring it home and start to carefully diagnose the problem. She's going on a family vacation and won't be needing it...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Jun 3, 2004 at 01:06 AM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: iMac DV Slotter "burning smell" & GLOD 956 Views / 13 Replies  
There's always spray paint! [/B][/QUOTE]

Yeah, but that translucent "hard candy" look wouldn't be there if it was painted. :-\ A better idea would be interchangeable shells. I've seen these...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Apr 24, 2004 at 09:10 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Re: Re: Re: iMac DV Slotter "burning smell" & GLOD 956 Views / 13 Replies  
Hey, thanx again! If this was a power surge or just a failed part could the missing firmware update also be a probable cause for this type of problem? Wow, that eBay one is super cheap when compared...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Apr 24, 2004 at 08:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Re: iMac DV Slotter "burning smell" & GLOD 956 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks! Does someone offer remanufactured units or do I need to search for a new one? Also if that's the case is it a cost effective repair?
Posted by nebulousforce, on Apr 24, 2004 at 06:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
iMac DV Slotter "burning smell" & GLOD 956 Views / 13 Replies  
Hi, I bought my girlfriend a Grape iMac DV 400 Slotter for Christmas. This is her 1st computer ever plus it's a Mac, and her favorite color is purple, not too shabby of a start up 'puter, right? She...
Posted by nebulousforce, on Apr 24, 2004 at 01:02 AM, in Mac Desktops
 
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