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Stuff is crashing like crazy with Tiger! 1,532 Views / 16 Replies  
I am enjoying this new OS but the Apple apps are crashing on me a lot! I have had Safari **** down literally dozens of times now and Mail and iCal too.
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 8, 2005 at 03:57 PM, in macOS
Yipee!! I got rid or Virex but nothing changed so... 3,919 Views / 39 Replies  
Yipee!! I got rid or Virex but nothing changed so then I reset the PRAM and no more fan.... I am much happier now! Thanks for the tips guys!
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 5, 2005 at 02:42 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I just did the upgrade and spotlight took about... 3,919 Views / 39 Replies  
I just did the upgrade and spotlight took about 20 mins. My fan is still running a lot and the Powerbook is still getting hot from doing nothing but using Safai!
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 3, 2005 at 11:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I am getting these emails too. Not as many as you... 1,147 Views / 10 Replies  
I am getting these emails too. Not as many as you but I have had at least 5 today!
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 3, 2005 at 02:32 AM, in macOS
My PB is doing the same thing. And I am not doing... 3,919 Views / 39 Replies  
My PB is doing the same thing. And I am not doing anything complicated. Just surfing the net and normal stuff. I hope that this will be resolved. On a bright side though, my PB used to make this...
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 1, 2005 at 12:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My Powerbook has just started making this noise... 1,569 Views / 25 Replies  
My Powerbook has just started making this noise and it does it ALL the time regardless of if its plugged in or not. I played with the energy saver and tried all kinds of settings but NOTHING makes a...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 8, 2004 at 02:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My connection was much lower. In fact I could not... 914 Views / 18 Replies  
My connection was much lower. In fact I could not connect to the internet anymore. I removed the update and went back to version 3.3 and now I have no issues again!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Apr 22, 2004 at 11:28 AM, in Networking
Well........I work as a Real Estate... 1,186 Views / 44 Replies  
Well........I work as a Real Estate assistant......but at home I make electronic music on my Powerbook and sometimes I call my self Jill Valentine and I spend all night killing zombies (playing...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Nov 4, 2003 at 07:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I thought about going back to Jag and see if the... 2,114 Views / 14 Replies  
I thought about going back to Jag and see if the screen is fixed but I don't have time to do that right now. I am working on scoring a short film and it is too much hassle at the moment.
Posted by Monkeymike, on Oct 30, 2003 at 07:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah I am pretty sure.....I looked at a lot of... 2,114 Views / 14 Replies  
Yeah I am pretty sure.....I looked at a lot of desktops and even checked it with solid colors.

I still seemes to be brighter on the left side of the screen!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Oct 29, 2003 at 01:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The Screen On My New Powerbook 2,114 Views / 14 Replies  
Hello!

I got a new 15" 1.25 GHz Powerbook 2 weeks ago and it has a pleasure to use. I did not have the issue with white spots and have no dead pixels. I have however, run into an issue that I...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Oct 29, 2003 at 12:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Cleaning the touch sensetive controls on 2nd Gen iPods 336 Views / 1 Replies  
I have a 10 Gig 2nd Gen iPod (the one with the touch-sensitive scroll wheel-no moving parts) and the surface has become dirty from use. I tried to clean it with iKlean but there was no change....
Posted by Monkeymike, on Oct 16, 2003 at 06:27 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Where can I get this "Stars" wallpaper? Its... 2,123,102 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Where can I get this "Stars" wallpaper? Its awesome!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Aug 19, 2003 at 02:00 PM, in GUI Customization
I have the same printer and I love it. I actually... 3,110 Views / 51 Replies  
I have the same printer and I love it. I actually tried out 2 others before getting the Canon but it was the best printer I could find!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 29, 2003 at 11:51 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I called Apple and they sent me a box to ship my... 791 Views / 13 Replies  
I called Apple and they sent me a box to ship my iBook to them so hey can figure out whats going on. I am in Los Angles where there are 3 or 4 Apple stores...is it better just to go in there? Or...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 23, 2003 at 11:29 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I thought it was the AC adapter as well but I... 791 Views / 13 Replies  
I thought it was the AC adapter as well but I have two iBooks and I tried out the other adapter and it is still doing the light changing thing and not charging the battery!

I am stumped!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 20, 2003 at 01:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the info! I will give some of those... 791 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks for the info! I will give some of those tips a try!

I have also noticed that the indicator light in the AC plud that is supposed to be yellow while charging and green when fully charged...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 19, 2003 at 03:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well.....I drained the battery to 0% and then... 791 Views / 13 Replies  
Well.....I drained the battery to 0% and then left it plugged in all night and when I woke up this morning it was at 48%?????

I am bummed! Does anyone else have suggestions? I think I will call...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 19, 2003 at 11:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the advice! I will give that a go.... 791 Views / 13 Replies  
Thanks for the advice! I will give that a go. Here's hoping it works!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 18, 2003 at 09:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My strange iBook Battery! 791 Views / 13 Replies  
Hello everyone!

My iBook 800 (less than 6 months old) will only charge the battery to 69%. I leave it pulling into the AC all day and all night and when I uuplug to go mobile I see that the...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 18, 2003 at 11:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Hi there! I have had an iPod for a few months and... 610 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi there! I have had an iPod for a few months and I would say that the EQ makes no difference to battery life.

Cheers!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 13, 2003 at 01:02 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Great thread! I had been wondering about this... 689 Views / 8 Replies  
Great thread! I had been wondering about this stuff as well.

Cheers!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 12, 2003 at 07:54 PM, in Applications
I have one white pixel on my iBook 800. I was... 1,018 Views / 26 Replies  
I have one white pixel on my iBook 800. I was really nummed when I first started the computer and saw it there......but now I dont care anymore. I am used to it and it gives my favourite gadget a...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jul 7, 2003 at 03:41 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Anyone interested in buying my 10 gig iPod? 581 Views / 2 Replies  
I got a 10 gig iPod as a bonus from my boss i month ago and I love it but I need the larger size to fit all my music. I want to go for the 15 gig new version. Mine is the older version and is in very...
Posted by Monkeymike, on May 26, 2003 at 11:54 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Mine used to do this and then I found out that... 442 Views / 5 Replies  
Mine used to do this and then I found out that the keyboard wasnt snapped into place. Check to make sure that the keyboard is flush and that the two latches are snapped into place.
Posted by Monkeymike, on Apr 19, 2003 at 07:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Nobody knows huh? Thats a bummer!! 659 Views / 9 Replies  
Nobody knows huh? Thats a bummer!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 30, 2003 at 12:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Nope, No third party drivers. I am using an apple... 659 Views / 9 Replies  
Nope, No third party drivers. I am using an apple pro mouse!!

I dont understand why this is happening...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 29, 2003 at 07:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
trackpad still active with external mouse. 659 Views / 9 Replies  
My iBooks track pad still works when I have an external mouse plugged in and have the computer set to ignore when mouse it present. Anybody else have this issue? Does anyone know how to correct...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 29, 2003 at 03:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
System wide metal would be horrible! I agree that... 1,644 Views / 56 Replies  
System wide metal would be horrible! I agree that the best thing to do is have the option to turn the stripes on and off. I love aqua. The colors and the look of it are wonderful!!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 27, 2003 at 06:34 PM, in GUI Customization
Yeah I set up the old iBook in Target mode then... 590 Views / 5 Replies  
Yeah I set up the old iBook in Target mode then connect to the new iBook with a firewire crossover cable. Then I try to copy the iPhoto library to the new iBooks version of iPhoto by dragging the...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 7, 2003 at 12:59 PM, in Applications
Does anyone else have any advice on this? I am... 590 Views / 5 Replies  
Does anyone else have any advice on this? I am stumped!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 7, 2003 at 12:13 PM, in Applications
I am a little confused! Can I do the transfer... 590 Views / 5 Replies  
I am a little confused! Can I do the transfer with a firewire cable or only through ethernet?
Can you also explain how to get the photos on the new iPoto again.....

Thanks
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 6, 2003 at 11:54 PM, in Applications
How do I transfer my iPoto library? 590 Views / 5 Replies  
Just got a new iBook and I want to transfer my iPoto library to the new laptop. I have tried to copy the library over a firewire able but it wouldn't work. Anybody know how to do this??
Posted by Monkeymike, on Mar 6, 2003 at 10:25 PM, in Applications
As it turns out....the problem was the... 756 Views / 6 Replies  
As it turns out....the problem was the compression rate I have been using to encode my CD's. I have been using the iTunes default 160kbps. When I ripped the same music at 192kbps the high end...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Feb 28, 2003 at 09:12 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
One other thing I am wondering is......should the... 756 Views / 6 Replies  
One other thing I am wondering is......should the sound quality be the same as that coming out of my iBook? When I pull the apple head phones into my iBook the sound is great. Through the iPod I am...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Feb 28, 2003 at 01:21 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for you suggestions. I know for sure that... 756 Views / 6 Replies  
Thanks for you suggestions. I know for sure that it is not the headphone because I tried three different kinds and I am listening to the songs at a normal volume.

I think I will take it in to be...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Feb 28, 2003 at 12:50 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
My new iPod 756 Views / 6 Replies  
Just got a 10 gig iPod from my boss as a bonus! I love it but have a question for other iPod owners. I am noticing a high end distortion in quite a few songs. I am hearing it even when the EQ (which...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Feb 27, 2003 at 10:34 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
All this talk of the battery... 1,152 Views / 11 Replies  
...got me thinking. I use my iBook pulled in most of the time. I dont use the battery that much. Is this bad for the battery? Should I be letting it run down every so often???

Thanks for any...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Feb 24, 2003 at 09:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Very, very slow and choppy on my iBook 600 w/... 2,000 Views / 37 Replies  
Very, very slow and choppy on my iBook 600 w/ 384MB of ram!

This sucks! iMovie 2 worked fine....
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 31, 2003 at 09:47 PM, in macOS
Yet another reason I am glad to be a Mac person! 5,566 Views / 110 Replies  
I overheard this guy talking about his Dell laptop. He had recently decided to upgrade windows and went out a bought the upgrade from Office Depot or something. When he finished installing the...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 24, 2003 at 03:06 PM, in macOS
JOE YOU ARE SO COOL!!! Thats the one! Thanks... 1,009 Views / 7 Replies  
JOE YOU ARE SO COOL!!!

Thats the one! Thanks so much and I am so glad that you read this post. I love this community!

Have a great weekend Joe and thanks again!!!

M
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 18, 2003 at 12:12 PM, in GUI Customization
Yeah Dace thats the one! I keep hoping that... 1,009 Views / 7 Replies  
Yeah Dace thats the one!

I keep hoping that someone is gonna have it.

Thanks for your posts guys.....

M
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 18, 2003 at 02:42 AM, in GUI Customization
Hey Adam, No it was just a jpeg pic of this... 1,009 Views / 7 Replies  
Hey Adam,

No it was just a jpeg pic of this cool looking wintery tree that was Aquafied!! You know, looked like the Aqua dock icons and such.

I contacted the site where I got it and they had a...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 17, 2003 at 03:01 PM, in GUI Customization
Aqua Tree desktop 1,009 Views / 7 Replies  
Hey guys,

I downloaded a desktop called Aqua Tree from ResExcellence a few weeks ago and trashed it by accident. It's not on their site anymore and I really like it. I just wanted to see if anyone...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 17, 2003 at 12:38 AM, in GUI Customization
Lost Aqua Desktop 773 Views / 0 Replies  
There was a desktop picture listed on Resexcellence called "Aqua Tree" that I am dying to get a hold of. Does anyone have a copy they could send me?

I need that pic!!

Thanks
Posted by Monkeymike, on Jan 12, 2003 at 09:54 PM, in macOS
Jag on a 333mhz iMac? 491 Views / 5 Replies  
I am going to my inlaws for Christmas and I am going to put Jag on their 333mhz iMac. Will it run okay? Is anybody else using Jag on that system?

Thanks
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 18, 2002 at 03:40 PM, in macOS
Great! Got it. Thanks a million! 658 Views / 3 Replies  
Great! Got it. Thanks a million!
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 11, 2002 at 10:33 PM, in Applications
Windows XP Desktop picture! 658 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey does anyone know where I could download a copy of the default desktop pic for Windows XP (the one that is a field of green grass and blue sky with clouds)????

I need it to play a trick on one...
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 11, 2002 at 10:18 PM, in Applications
Thanks for the humor! I need it right now. I... 577 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks for the humor! I need it right now. I think that I will just have to say goodbye to MSN like I did to Internet explorer. Thanks for taking the time to respond. Have a good one.
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 6, 2002 at 01:56 PM, in Applications
Yeah I use iChat for AOL but I like to use... 577 Views / 8 Replies  
Yeah I use iChat for AOL but I like to use Messenger for the others
Posted by Monkeymike, on Dec 5, 2002 at 11:08 PM, in Applications
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