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Nice try... however the keyboard is not backlit... 981 Views / 5 Replies  
Nice try... however the keyboard is not backlit at all...the fiber optic lights are in the top case. So, unless they are replacing your top case you are outta luck. ;-)
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Feb 7, 2005 at 02:24 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I completely disagree. The 17" PowerBook hinges... 737 Views / 9 Replies  
I completely disagree. The 17" PowerBook hinges are "looser" to compensate for the extreme weight of the display. One thing I REALLY disliked about my 17" was the fact that the hinges would not...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Feb 7, 2005 at 02:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Type the following into the Terminal sudo... 506 Views / 5 Replies  
Type the following into the Terminal

sudo ipfw -f flush

That worked for me in the past, should work for you as well. ;)
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Nov 17, 2004 at 09:18 PM, in Mac OS X
Ive seen this bug since 10.3..... i dont have any... 432 Views / 8 Replies  
Ive seen this bug since 10.3..... i dont have any fixxes yet.... For me its very intermittent: earlier today it happened over and over again, now Im trying to reproduce it and cannot.
...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Feb 23, 2004 at 11:34 PM, in Mac OS X
I agree completely, one of the best books out... 372 Views / 5 Replies  
I agree completely, one of the best books out there! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Feb 8, 2004 at 11:31 PM, in Developer Center
I must say that the quality of the i9100 is... 677 Views / 25 Replies  
I must say that the quality of the i9100 is amazing. I conviced my boss at work to buy one recently to print some 13x19" and other large format stuff, and have been VERY impressed with it.... I have...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jan 30, 2004 at 02:40 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Check the application "Keychain Access" It is... 350 Views / 2 Replies  
Check the application "Keychain Access" It is located in Your /Applications/Utilities/ folder on your hard drive. All mail certificates are stored there.

You should be able to change your "trust"...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jan 22, 2004 at 06:08 PM, in Applications
A Quote from Apple: Customers who purchase a... 1,014 Views / 7 Replies  
A Quote from Apple:
Customers who purchase a qualifying new Macintoshcomputer on or after January 6, 2004 that does not have iLife included can upgrade to iLife '04.

Just goto apple's up to date...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jan 6, 2004 at 04:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow.... check out my battery life indicator after... 6,758 Views / 96 Replies  
Wow.... check out my battery life indicator after charging! [it went back down to a normal 3 hours after about 5 minutes or so.]

http://homepage.mac.com/mrfoxxman/battery.jpg

I was really...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 17, 2003 at 11:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I bought the Booq Bag and returned it after a... 625 Views / 4 Replies  
I bought the Booq Bag and returned it after a day, because I didn’t feel the protection was adequate. I finally broke down and bought the Brenthaven Case with removable sleeve as it is definitely...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 14, 2003 at 09:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Here is an article that talks about the effects... 1,025 Views / 4 Replies  
Here is an article that talks about the effects of mixing PC2700 ram and PC2100 ram [it is in reference to the Power Mac's but the principal is the same]
...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 7, 2003 at 04:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you had a machine that used PC 2100 [266] DDR... 1,025 Views / 4 Replies  
If you had a machine that used PC 2100 [266] DDR ram (like the 12" powerbook), then you can mix and match between the faster PC 2700 ram and the PC 2100 ram.

The 15" PowerBook on the other hand...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 7, 2003 at 04:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Bummer.... Sorry to hear about your powerbook. ... 534 Views / 4 Replies  
Bummer.... Sorry to hear about your powerbook. The Warranty does not cover accidental damage....the repair costs will probably be pretty high also....
:(
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Nov 22, 2003 at 06:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sticky: Here is a picture of my new 17" PowerBook... 1,077,827 Views / 4,110 Replies  
Here is a picture of my new 17" PowerBook 1.33GHz. I just got it and am totally loving it. I also got a shot of my G3 Tower, Scanner and Klipsch 4.1 system. :D
...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Oct 31, 2003 at 11:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
To turn off Rendezvous you can also just open up... 1,206 Views / 12 Replies  
To turn off Rendezvous you can also just open up the application "Directory Access" [/Applications/Utilities/"] and simply uncheck Rendezvous or AppleTalk or whatever network service you want to...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Oct 6, 2003 at 01:45 AM, in Mac OS X
Print Pane Problem 256 Views / 0 Replies  
Anyone know how to get rid of this:
http://www.foxyfitness.net/print.png


I installed some fax software back in the day. I dont remember the name of the app, and have since uninstalled this...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 9, 2003 at 04:48 AM, in Mac OS X
QUOTE FROM APPLE.COM "Direct Network Access.... 10,720 Views / 132 Replies  
QUOTE FROM APPLE.COM

"Direct Network Access.
The network icon in the Places sidebar provides direct access to available Mac, Windows and Unix servers — you don’t need to use the “Connect to…”...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 2, 2003 at 03:00 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Don't buy the iTrip 1,882 Views / 24 Replies  
The iTrip works like a charm for me....and i live in radio saturated california..... not sure what was going on with yours :stick:
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jun 5, 2003 at 01:40 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I just want to be able to edit shared... 1,043 Views / 40 Replies  
I just want to be able to edit shared calendars...My wife and i share a "social" calendar

...WHY are they called shared if you cant modify them?:brick:
Posted by mrfoxxman, on May 14, 2003 at 07:12 PM, in Applications
It is in the same place, just in a hidden... 333 Views / 4 Replies  
It is in the same place, just in a hidden directory. You can get there from the Finder's GO menu [goto folder] or by pressing in APPLE + SHIFT + G.
Just type in the location and go from there!
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 14, 2002 at 01:05 AM, in Mac OS X
Yup....Verizon even came out to "TEST" my line,... 7,497 Views / 11 Replies  
Yup....Verizon even came out to "TEST" my line, and then said....oh by the way you dont qualify! :mad: :mad:
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 12, 2002 at 03:44 AM, in Networking
No Really.....For some reason my appartment... 7,497 Views / 11 Replies  
No Really.....For some reason my appartment complex is like a dead zone for broadband...i have called verizon and my cable company like 100 times trying to get them to install some sort of fast...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 11, 2002 at 12:41 PM, in Networking
Verizon said something about me being out of... 7,497 Views / 11 Replies  
Verizon said something about me being out of range of the PO, and also something to do with the fact that I am in appartments to be the reason why it is 'unavailable'

How doesthe Cisco [or other...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 9, 2002 at 06:37 PM, in Networking
Help "Borrowing" My Neighbors Internet Connection.... 7,497 Views / 11 Replies  
I wouldnt generally be the type to "Borrow" internet access from someone elses base station but im desperate; i just moved and cant get ANYTHING in my area. Somehow one of my neighbors has a good...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Dec 9, 2002 at 01:15 AM, in Networking
Anyone used the 3Com PCMCIA Bluetooth Adapter? 464 Views / 2 Replies  
I was really wanting to have built in bluetooth in my new powerbook, but that didnt happen. Ive seen a few companies [3Com for one] that have PCMCIA Card slot Bluetooth adapters, but none of them...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Nov 14, 2002 at 03:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Hey...you could buy Mine for $1600 ;-) ... 984 Views / 12 Replies  
Hey...you could buy Mine for $1600 ;-)

http://www.istudiod.com/ebay/titanium.html
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Nov 6, 2002 at 09:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
FS: PowerBook 550 / 512MB / Airport Card / EXTRAS 262 Views / 0 Replies  
Powerbook G4 550 [See Below]
* MacOS 9.2.2 and MacOS X 10.2 with Installation CDs.
* PowerBook Carrying Case.
* Compact Flash Card Reader [Fits in the PCMCIA Card Slot]
* Airport Card.* ...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Nov 6, 2002 at 09:06 PM, in Marketplace
Ibson,, Thanks a million for the... 3,749 Views / 62 Replies  
Ibson,,

Thanks a million for the post.....works great.; much appreciated....is there any way to make the page fit the window, or is that just what i get for 'jimmy riggin' the interface?
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 27, 2002 at 02:42 AM, in Mac OS X
Come on someone has to KNOW...i just wanted a... 3,749 Views / 62 Replies  
Come on someone has to KNOW...i just wanted a metal version of Chimera.....anyone know where to get it?
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 26, 2002 at 03:42 AM, in Mac OS X
This is great...but i dont want **ALL** my apps... 3,749 Views / 62 Replies  
This is great...but i dont want **ALL** my apps to be brushed metal....i just wanted a metal version of Chimera.....anyone know where to get it?
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 24, 2002 at 12:07 PM, in Mac OS X
I dont have my developers tools installed [got no... 3,749 Views / 62 Replies  
I dont have my developers tools installed [got no HD space man!].... Does anyone have / could anyone make a downloadable version of the Metal Themed Chimera....I LOVE the look of Metal Apps and would...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 24, 2002 at 01:30 AM, in Mac OS X
Apple Settles Watson vs. Sherlock Debate 1,419 Views / 24 Replies  
Maybe this was a Friday the 13th joke or something but I just checked out Apple's Download section to read the blurb they have about Watson and found this quote:

"Much faster than Sherlock, with...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 15, 2002 at 09:15 PM, in Applications
If you are using Mac OS 10.2, you can open up... 318 Views / 3 Replies  
If you are using Mac OS 10.2, you can open up your system preferences andgoto Energy Saver. There you have the option to "Have discs spin down whenever possible" you can turn this off.

Hope that...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Sep 4, 2002 at 08:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Re: Re: Are the new PM fanless 1,619 Views / 31 Replies  
FASTER BUS = good
FASTER PROCESSORS= good
SUPERDRIVE= good
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Aug 13, 2002 at 10:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
the inside of the new tower is REALLLLY tight. ... 1,006 Views / 5 Replies  
the inside of the new tower is REALLLLY tight. The airflow however is much better because of the design. The Heatsink gets reallllllly hot when the computer is on....it keeps the fan revs down...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Aug 13, 2002 at 10:12 PM, in Mac Desktops
The people at MacMinute are fools....There is a... 2,605 Views / 55 Replies  
The people at MacMinute are fools....There is a HUUUUUGE fan blowing on the heat sink, one fan for the optical drive, and 2 {TWO] fans for the power supply.
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Aug 13, 2002 at 10:04 PM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks a Million!!!! ;) 348 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks a Million!!!! ;)
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Aug 12, 2002 at 02:11 PM, in Mac OS X
"Location" Prefs... 348 Views / 3 Replies  
Here is the $52,000 question:

Does anyone know where the preferences for the 'Location' system preference is stored?

It is not stored in the Users domain, and I cant seem to locate it. I want...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Aug 12, 2002 at 01:51 PM, in Mac OS X
I actually bought from them about 2 months ago. ... 456 Views / 1 Replies  
I actually bought from them about 2 months ago. I got the external 80GB 7200 rpm drive. The drive works well and the case is spiffy®, but Im not sure about the actual drive mechanism... it is a...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jul 22, 2002 at 11:23 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Dude, I feel your pain... I have been... 721 Views / 12 Replies  
Dude,

I feel your pain... I have been looking for a good bad for my Titanium forever. I finally found a bag last week at Best Buy of all places that ROCKS. It was only $39, and is superior in...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jul 22, 2002 at 06:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 473 Views / 34 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by Cotton:
<strong>i used...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jul 12, 2002 at 08:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Oops Wrong Post..... <small>[ 07-01-2002,... 275 Views / 3 Replies  
Oops Wrong Post.....

<small>[ 07-01-2002, 03:20 PM: Message edited by: mrfoxxman ]</small>
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jul 1, 2002 at 03:54 PM, in Applications
The cord has S-VIDEO, and Mini-Jack on the... 305 Views / 5 Replies  
The cord has S-VIDEO, and Mini-Jack on the powerbook side,

It has S-Video and Composite [Red + White] cords on the TV side.
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jun 30, 2002 at 02:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the same problem with my Powerbook 550. A... 378 Views / 9 Replies  
I have the same problem with my Powerbook 550. A technician told me it could be from a defective laser in my Optical drive. Im not sure if that is correct but it sucks all the same!
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jun 30, 2002 at 02:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If you dont like it....DONT USE IT....quit your... 488 Views / 23 Replies  
If you dont like it....DONT USE IT....quit your bitching. I have had no problems with it at all.
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Jun 26, 2002 at 11:28 PM, in Applications
Anytime you get "out of memory" errors in OSX, it... 8,588 Views / 31 Replies  
Anytime you get "out of memory" errors in OSX, it is caused by F'd up preferences. First thing is delete the Photoshop Prefs. If that doesnt work [or if there are no preferences yet] try creating...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on May 21, 2002 at 03:51 PM, in Applications
I have used the ROOT user for over a year now. ... 380 Views / 42 Replies  
I have used the ROOT user for over a year now. As long as your Not an Idiot you shouldnt have any problems.
Posted by mrfoxxman, on May 2, 2002 at 01:48 PM, in Mac OS X
Well...I think that i have isolated the problem... 305 Views / 6 Replies  
Well...I think that i have isolated the problem to be a malfunctioning Combo Drive. The symtoms are the same in OS9 and OSX. I tried reseting the Firmware, Zapping the Power Management, and still...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Apr 19, 2002 at 01:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I had the same problem with my Pismo...... The... 461 Views / 7 Replies  
I had the same problem with my Pismo...... The Screen had to be replaced... Good thing you bought AppleCare!
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Apr 18, 2002 at 02:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
TiBook HATES dvd-r's 305 Views / 6 Replies  
Im not sure when this happened, but Recently my powerbook G4 [550 combo drive] will NOT even mount the DVD-R's that were made with APPLE's iDVD. Really wierd.

I do have the newest DVD player and...
Posted by mrfoxxman, on Apr 16, 2002 at 03:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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