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20" Aluminum iMac internals wallpaper/ desktop image? 1,616 Views / 2 Replies  
I seem to remember the existence of a site from a few years back that featured high-quality pictures of the internals of iMacs of varying sizes that were suitable (maybe even pre-cropped) for use as...
Posted by mfiske, on Jan 10, 2010 at 04:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
GREAT. AppleJack states: FireWire (OHCI)... 395 Views / 3 Replies  
GREAT. AppleJack states:

FireWire (OHCI) Apple ID 18 built-in: no valid selfIDs for more than 2 minutes after bus reset.
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 11, 2007 at 09:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Target Disk Mode doesn't work either. I forgot... 395 Views / 3 Replies  
Target Disk Mode doesn't work either. I forgot to mention this, but the power light on the drive does come on, and stay on, but the drive never mounts. The drive DOES mount fine on my other Macs,...
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 8, 2007 at 10:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
FireWire suddenly quit working on iBook SE 466 395 Views / 3 Replies  
Hello,

Well, on an otherwise perfectly funtioning Graphite iBook SE 466, FireWire suddenly quit working. I have run AppleJack, OnyX, 10.4.8 Combo Update, reset nvram and all, zapped the PRAM, and...
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 8, 2007 at 04:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iPod 5G will only accept videos PRE-iTunes 6.0.2/ QT 7.0.4/ 1.1 firmware 330 Views / 0 Replies  
I USED to have a neat little system, whereby I was using QuickTime Pro as the encoder for all video files destined for my iPod 5G, since I could fine-tune the encoding settings (I HAD been using...
Posted by mfiske, on Jan 17, 2006 at 08:37 PM, in Applications
iPod format Apple commercials! Get them while they last! 483 Views / 1 Replies  
1984
http://s58.yousendit.com/d.aspx?id=2ZBXL3O5A0JU51XWG23VNV2BVS

Think Different
http://s56.yousendit.com/d.aspx?id=0T2BGB81TKIUK2I6G8AF4WC6B4
Posted by mfiske, on Nov 26, 2005 at 09:55 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Well, yes, the prefs got trashed. Caches were... 332 Views / 2 Replies  
Well, yes, the prefs got trashed. Caches were cleaned. Maintenance scripts run. I just reinstalled iTunes 4.9 for the second time, but this time it solved the problem. Thanks for the help.
Posted by mfiske, on Jul 24, 2005 at 01:56 PM, in Applications
iTunes 4.9/ Mac OS X Tiger help 332 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi,

I have this very annoying issue where, ever since I installed iTunes 4.9 on my Tiger eMac, I am ALWAYS made to agree to the iTunes License Agreement upon launching iTunes. I am REALLY hoping...
Posted by mfiske, on Jul 24, 2005 at 08:14 AM, in Applications
AppleScript, Mac OS X, and G-Force audio visualizer 428 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello,

I am attempting to write an AppleScript that "toggles" between the standalone versions of WhiteCap and G-Force audio visualizers for Mac OS X (www.soundspectrum.com). I need for the script...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 25, 2005 at 11:18 AM, in Mac OS X
Gee, thanks... 1,312 Views / 17 Replies  
...for the lesson in morality, Father Jasong!

I have been very patient with them since the problem was uncovered, and they copy and paste, lie, and even deny that there's a problem. I am not the...
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 13, 2005 at 04:39 PM, in Applications
Skype = fraud? 1,312 Views / 17 Replies  
Here is a "LivePerson" help session transcript in which I registered a complaint about Skype not allowing Skype OS X users to use purchased SkypeOut credit. If you are not familiar with the problem,...
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 13, 2005 at 12:11 PM, in Applications
Well... 666 Views / 4 Replies  
...thank you both for your sincerity, but your comments are very speculative. I am hoping to hear from someone who was there, and either DID, or did NOT, get it working.
Posted by mfiske, on Sep 5, 2004 at 01:26 PM, in Mac OS X
AirPort, iChat AV, iSight, and IRAQ (FACTS ONLY, NO SPECULATION PLEASE!) 666 Views / 4 Replies  
Hello there:

I am actually posting this for a friend of mine who just recently found out that she's being deployed to Iraq in November. She'd like to be able to use iChat to video chat with...
Posted by mfiske, on Sep 5, 2004 at 11:16 AM, in Mac OS X
Oh well... (sigh) 356 Views / 2 Replies  
...THAT didn't work. I guess it doesn't matter much, since I plan on going MS-free the second that Safari goes final...

thanks anyway,
Mark.
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 24, 2003 at 09:20 AM, in Mac OS X
Strange Internet Explorer 5.2.2/ OS X 10.2.4/ Multi-user problem... 356 Views / 2 Replies  
Hmm. IE 5.2.2 works just fine on my main administrator account. However, if I create ANY OTHER TYPE OF ACCOUNT (admin or restricted), it IMMEDIATELY crashes from that new user account after it's...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 24, 2003 at 07:46 AM, in Mac OS X
Look... 522 Views / 6 Replies  
If you are interested in this computer, PLEASE, make me an offer. If you're NOT, maybe you could kinda keep your mouth shut. If you don't want it, don't bid on it. You don't have to ruin a...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 10, 2003 at 06:02 AM, in Marketplace
FS: Rare. Black. Mac TV (w/ original black remote/ mouse/ keyboard) 522 Views / 6 Replies  
MAC TV SALE WITHDRAWN. Thanks to all with genuine interest/ concern.
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 6, 2003 at 06:35 PM, in Marketplace
iTunes. Thanks for helping! 419 Views / 4 Replies  
iTunes. Thanks for helping!
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 20, 2003 at 06:23 AM, in Developer Center
Is there any easy way of getting a listing of my mp3s to the Personal Web Server? 419 Views / 4 Replies  
Hello there:

This is probably a kinda dumb question but I was just wondering if there's any easy way of getting a listing of my mp3s to the Personal Web Server without physically copying/ moving...
Posted by mfiske, on Feb 19, 2003 at 07:51 PM, in Developer Center
Lombard 333/ OS X 10.2.1/ 360MB RAM/ Aironet 352 kernel panic?!? 400 Views / 3 Replies  
Howdy:

I THOUGHT that I had finally saved up enough $$$ to make the right purchases to transition my Lombard 333 to OS X. I installed a 256MB Kingston RAM chip, then OS 10.2.1, and then the...
Posted by mfiske, on Oct 13, 2002 at 08:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yep. I'm waiting for Cisco, too... 1,152 Views / 3 Replies  
...I was ABOUT to purchase about 7 of these cards, until I read that they puke with Jaguar. If there are any updates, I'd be interested in any news you guys might have to offer...

Mark.
Posted by mfiske, on Sep 7, 2002 at 01:21 PM, in Networking
PowerMail 4.0 as a default e-mail client was cool, but NOT 4.0.1..? 407 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm just curious if anyone else has had this problem (withOUT getting the usual 'PowerMail sucks/ is a ripoff/ slept with my wife and my mom routine), but I had/ have had NO problems selecting (and...
Posted by mfiske, on Sep 1, 2002 at 02:32 PM, in Applications
Resizing 'column-view' columns in 10.2 :>( 298 Views / 0 Replies  
Well, I've just ended my nearly 52-hour struggle with Jaguar._ After performing an UPGRADE install, an ARCHIVE AND INSTALL, and a WIPE AND INSTALL (yeah, I tried all THREE ways), logging in as ROOT...
Posted by mfiske, on Aug 25, 2002 at 06:28 PM, in Mac OS X
XP (from what I can tell), simply and rather... 520 Views / 18 Replies  
XP (from what I can tell), simply and rather irresponsibly just notifies the user that is aiming to shutdown/ restart that there are other users logged into the machine, and then asks again if you're...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 28, 2002 at 05:05 AM, in Mac OS X
OK. Shhh... What were we even talking about... 520 Views / 18 Replies  
OK. Shhh...

What were we even talking about anyway? :> )
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 27, 2002 at 10:44 AM, in Mac OS X
Is there a way to log out of OS X accounts while allowing apps to keep running? 520 Views / 18 Replies  
Howdy:

I've seen my cousin log out of his Windows XP (aka Fisher Price)account withOUT quitting all his running apps (ie. e-mail still gets gathered, web downloads continue, etc.) My question is:...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 27, 2002 at 10:27 AM, in Mac OS X
Extensions.mkext? 453 Views / 2 Replies  
Yo,

I had never noticed the Extensions.mkext file in System/Library until I ran the 10.1.3 update. Is it SUPPOSED be there?
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 17, 2002 at 08:14 AM, in Mac OS X
Apple Remote Desktop, and the online Apple Store... 353 Views / 4 Replies  
...OK, am *I* seeing things, or does the online Apple Store list the $299 Apple Remote Desktop as the 'Unlimited License,' with no $500 version to be found?

Could it be...?

Come on, Apple,...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 14, 2002 at 07:18 PM, in Applications
I know this is picky, but does anyone know of an iceBook-matching optical trackball? 285 Views / 1 Replies  
I've done some looking around, and I've found a BUNCH of silver-colored trackballs, but none that match the iBook's silver...

Also, since my iBook hasn't arrived yet, I have another question: is...
Posted by mfiske, on Jan 27, 2002 at 06:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Semi-good news and REALLY bad news about AirPort-capable Visors... 329 Views / 4 Replies  
...well, in case you guys haven't seen it, Xircom (an INTEL company, don't forget...) has just announced the immediate availability of their SpringPort "Wireless Ethernet" Springboard module.
...
Posted by mfiske, on Jun 7, 2001 at 01:20 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Time-Warner Road Runner and X? 269 Views / 4 Replies  
Hey guys,

Just writing to see if any of you know if anything "special" needs to be done to get my Time-Warner Road Runner cable modem working with OS X. I'm already planning on the Time-Warner...
Posted by mfiske, on May 12, 2001 at 11:52 AM, in Mac OS X
The moderators'll probably kill me for this, but... 475 Views / 5 Replies  
...my OS 9.1 QuickTime Updater SEEMS to have acquired a copy of QuickTime 5.0.1 FINAL. There is ABSOLUTELY NO indication of it being a beta OR a preview ANYWHERE in the "get info" boxes, OR the...
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 20, 2001 at 08:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
After X-over-9.1 install, what are the generic "mach" documents at the root level... 343 Views / 5 Replies  
Anyone else seeing this, or do I just need to start doing some directory/ desktop rebuilding...?

After I installed OS X on the same partition as OS 9.1, I noticed some files, both having the...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 30, 2001 at 09:59 AM, in Mac OS X
What about SoundSticks/ AirPort Software Base Station? 317 Views / 2 Replies  
Anyone using OS X with H-K's SoundSticks? How goes it so far...?

Also, what about AirPort Software Base Station functionality? Can I get it from X?
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 24, 2001 at 02:23 PM, in Mac OS X
Mac OS X "what-ifs"... 354 Views / 3 Replies  
...now, I'm not saying that Mac OS X gives us (or, depending how you look at it, MAKES us use) a better way to work. But here's how, up until next Saturday, I've been doing things.

Generally, my...
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 18, 2001 at 03:39 PM, in Mac OS X
Anyone know where I can get a copy of the WorldText program that comes on the 9.1 CD? 419 Views / 1 Replies  
Let me know...? ;> )
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 11, 2001 at 10:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Filename extensions? 398 Views / 5 Replies  
...OK, so lets say I have a JPEG in OSX, and I delete the .jpg from it's filename. What happens?
Posted by mfiske, on Mar 9, 2001 at 10:32 AM, in Mac OS X
Built-in iMac Mic disabled by OS 9.1! 343 Views / 0 Replies  
Well, this sucks! Anyone else seen this one yet...?

It is STILL showing up in all of the appropriate menus, but I canNOT record from it. I defragged, rebuilt, zapped, and started from Apple only...
Posted by mfiske, on Jan 14, 2001 at 02:46 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Any thoughts on the RAM prices at MacSolutions.com?!? 374 Views / 5 Replies  
...these prices seem SO low to me that they would almost be a cause for concern! Is any of their stuff any good? Is there anyone out there using it that might be able to make any claims of...
Posted by mfiske, on Dec 10, 2000 at 07:58 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
My review of PowerOn's "Rewind"... 265 Views / 0 Replies  
Well, so far, the only thing that I've found that Rewind is useful for is solving problems that Rewind created! I've had 3 or 4 directory scares. PowerOn ought to thank their lucky stars for...
Posted by mfiske, on Dec 4, 2000 at 03:02 PM, in Applications
XLR8 InterView and Final Cut Pro? 419 Views / 4 Replies  
Anyone know if it's possible to configure Final Cut Pro 1.2.5 for use with an XLR8 InterView? Now THAT would be pretty slick...

let me know,
Mark.
Posted by mfiske, on Aug 26, 2000 at 07:08 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
AppleWorks 6 and lack of "Save as GIF" SO ANNOYING!!! 293 Views / 1 Replies  
Does this bother everyone else as much as it bothers me?!? Now to design a GIF, I have to save it as a JPEG, and then use PictureViewer to change it to GIF. Rediculous. I even just recently...
Posted by mfiske, on Aug 20, 2000 at 10:44 PM, in Applications
COMPLETE Mac freeware operation for sale! 251 Views / 0 Replies  
After thinking long and hard, I've decided to sell all of my Macintosh freeware operations. I've recently taken a new job, and can't devote the time to properly dealing with hundreds of hits...
Posted by mfiske, on Jun 27, 2000 at 07:34 AM, in Marketplace
After updating to SoundJam 2.1, I am now nearly... 393 Views / 20 Replies  
After updating to SoundJam 2.1, I am now nearly bald (well, not really). In order to make my Harmon-Kardon iSub usable, I was required to stick with Apple Audio Extension 1.0.4. Version 1.0.5 is...
Posted by mfiske, on Jun 15, 2000 at 06:47 PM, in Applications
The problems seem to be inherently USB-related... 377 Views / 17 Replies  
The problems seem to be inherently USB-related (ie, the USB keyboard, and the USB iSub). Which means (that's right, folks!), I'M running 9.0.4 on an iMac 350 AND a Rev. A iBook, each with plenty of...
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 13, 2000 at 10:08 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
First of all, if what you say is true, Apple is... 377 Views / 17 Replies  
First of all, if what you say is true, Apple is making a mistake turning their attention to consumers, who can't very well afford an analyst to solve their crippling crashes. And lastly, *I* am what...
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 13, 2000 at 05:56 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
This goes out to all of you who have NEVER gotten Mac OS 9 to work right! 377 Views / 17 Replies  
I JUST posted this to Apple’s Tech Exchange. I’d be much obliged if, sometime in the next 20 minutes, some, or maybe even ALL of you, could drop by and back me up a bit.

thanks much!
Mark.

...
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 13, 2000 at 04:32 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Yeah, I'm crashing while typing, so I'll keep... 343 Views / 20 Replies  
Yeah, I'm crashing while typing, so I'll keep this short. This is rediculous...

Mark.
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 13, 2000 at 11:32 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Mac OS 9.0.4, featuring gurgling sound, and crashes while typing! 346 Views / 1 Replies  
Anyone else crashing while typing?

this is rediculous,
Mark.
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 12, 2000 at 08:46 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Screw it. I finally just unplugged the thing. ... 381 Views / 11 Replies  
Screw it. I finally just unplugged the thing. Apple USED to release software MUCH less frequently, but at least (more so than now), it WORKED. Now, it would seem that I've spent $99 on a...
Posted by mfiske, on Apr 11, 2000 at 05:34 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
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