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USB tv universal remote 279 Views / 1 Replies  
IS anyone aware of aa company that makes a universal IR remote that is controll by the computer?
Posted by Lint, on Sep 24, 2001 at 08:29 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Albany NY applestore 397 Views / 4 Replies  
Well as i was walking around Crossgates mall ther was a store with a big old apple logo in the window saying coming soon or some such. This storefront where this sign is is between the disney store...
Posted by Lint, on Aug 2, 2001 at 06:16 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That depends on which entries? 'remote only' can... 376 Views / 1 Replies  
That depends on which entries? 'remote only' can be removed by taking out the 'remote only' stub in your extentions folder. I dont know if macIP can be removed. I think you can remove the IR support...
Posted by Lint, on Jul 4, 2001 at 11:15 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
SW update b0rked again 355 Views / 0 Replies  
SW update keeps telling me to install apple dvd player on my bronze g3 PB. Well this has HW dvd decoding and even according to apple's TIL only 1.x is supported on these. It downloads and then the...
Posted by Lint, on Jul 4, 2001 at 11:13 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Chipmaster: well i hate to burst your bubble... 383 Views / 5 Replies  
Chipmaster:
well i hate to burst your bubble (well not really) bur thats the same canned response i got sent when i sent a bug report on a type 2 crash when changing realms. While I can accept they...
Posted by Lint, on Jun 3, 2001 at 10:19 PM, in Gaming
WEll ya know you say that they cant know whats... 383 Views / 5 Replies  
WEll ya know you say that they cant know whats going on withe veryone computer.. but when i tell then it drops into teh debugger and send them a debug log.. and how i reproduce it all i want is "ok...
Posted by Lint, on Jun 3, 2001 at 11:30 AM, in Gaming
Why is blizzard unresponsive to bug reports? 383 Views / 5 Replies  
Since i purchased it i have tried to report 2 diablo II bugs to blizzard. Both times i have gotten what appear to be canned responses. one was sugesting a game reisntall after a bug had been...
Posted by Lint, on Jun 1, 2001 at 01:30 AM, in Gaming
whatroute site 399 Views / 1 Replies  
the whatroute site is gone all it says is "please come back later"


BTW i belive i have found a big that causes a crash in 1.7 when you trace into a router loop.
Posted by Lint, on May 24, 2001 at 11:15 PM, in Applications
I talked to a blizzard rep on line and he said... 352 Views / 8 Replies  
I talked to a blizzard rep on line and he said that the diablo 2 character database wasnt comprimised.
Posted by Lint, on May 7, 2001 at 04:13 PM, in Gaming
from the battle.net and blizzard web pages : sic ... 352 Views / 8 Replies  
from the battle.net and blizzard web pages : sic

The page cannot be displayed because our force of trained cyber monkeys and underground gnomes have disabled it.
Posted by Lint, on May 7, 2001 at 12:43 PM, in Gaming
where have all the blizzards gone 352 Views / 8 Replies  
Hey folks i cant get connected to any blizzard site at all. anyone got any word on another DoS?
Posted by Lint, on May 6, 2001 at 09:59 PM, in Gaming
Bug in SW update 1.2 394 Views / 0 Replies  
I am having a proxy problem with SW update 1.2. While SW update works fine without a proxy in the middle i am having some rather unusual difficulties. the proxy server is on port 3128, whiel the SWU...
Posted by Lint, on May 3, 2001 at 08:41 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
A 3rd party makes a novell client SW and as i... 416 Views / 1 Replies  
A 3rd party makes a novell client SW and as i remeber reading its being updated. i think it might be "prosoft"
Posted by Lint, on May 3, 2001 at 08:37 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
well im not sure this will work but what if you... 534 Views / 14 Replies  
well im not sure this will work but what if you dump a shutdown ascript to mute the voume and a startup to return it to normal.
Posted by Lint, on Apr 18, 2001 at 09:56 PM, in Mac Desktops
help on confirmation on qt5pr3 bug 338 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello folks,

i wanted to go and look at the trailer for the planet of the apes movie "planetoftheaps.com" and i chose the 640x480 broadband movie and as soon as it tried to start up the qt player...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 3, 2001 at 02:38 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I have a belkin usb card in my gossamer (beige)... 626 Views / 32 Replies  
I have a belkin usb card in my gossamer (beige) g3 and when i go inside to move cards around i have noticed that the usb doenst want to work sometimes. However lasttime i was in ther and having...
Posted by Lint, on Feb 6, 2001 at 12:35 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well i hope i can shed some indirect light on... 427 Views / 6 Replies  
Well i hope i can shed some indirect light on your problem. When i got my g3 i moved my old micropolis 1.7 external scsi to it and reformatted with drive setup (which appears to have worked). However...
Posted by Lint, on Jan 23, 2001 at 04:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well heres what I have to say, NS 4.7.x is... 684 Views / 44 Replies  
Well heres what I have to say,

NS 4.7.x is like beating a dead horse.. ther are numerous bug in both the windows and macos versions. The main one on both is the fact that it likes to stop loading...
Posted by Lint, on Jan 20, 2001 at 11:29 PM, in Applications
I had a friend check this and it didnt happen to... 504 Views / 27 Replies  
I had a friend check this and it didnt happen to him but he also said he did a clean install.
Posted by Lint, on Jan 16, 2001 at 01:32 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Confirmed here. 504 Views / 27 Replies  
Confirmed here.
Posted by Lint, on Jan 15, 2001 at 11:40 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
9.1 and 'rescued items' 367 Views / 1 Replies  
Since my upgrade to 9.1 I have been getting, at boot, files in my trash in the folder "Items rescued from <boot volume>" in which contains a file called something like "resfile-####" # being some...
Posted by Lint, on Jan 15, 2001 at 04:38 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
well getting a mac to power on via adb is just a... 494 Views / 7 Replies  
well getting a mac to power on via adb is just a functino of shorting one pin to the gound for a certina period of time until (vcc) comes up. however i dont think doing the same thign when teh bus...
Posted by Lint, on Oct 28, 2000 at 11:54 AM, in Hardware Hacking
Did you guysforget that apple said that cd audio... 559 Views / 18 Replies  
Did you guysforget that apple said that cd audio is gonna be done thru DAE. I can only assume this is whats going on. And it make USB audio much easier then going back thru an ADC and out to usb...
Posted by Lint, on Oct 16, 2000 at 06:58 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Its been since fixed since i told them about it... 494 Views / 7 Replies  
Its been since fixed since i told them about it http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/smile.gif

BTW making a adb power switch seems to be easy for powering on. anyone know what would be involved to get...
Posted by Lint, on Oct 11, 2000 at 01:36 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Building an ADB power switch. 494 Views / 7 Replies  
While doing some research on building an ADB power switch i came across apple's secret time-travel technology. http://til.info.apple.com/techinfo.nsf/artnum/n2170

Note: Apple computers introduced...
Posted by Lint, on Oct 9, 2000 at 08:47 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I think thtas worthy of a bug report to apple. be... 328 Views / 3 Replies  
I think thtas worthy of a bug report to apple. be sure to nail down the details.
Posted by Lint, on Sep 17, 2000 at 09:11 PM, in Mac OS X
Is this HD limitation still true? When i run the... 420 Views / 22 Replies  
Is this HD limitation still true? When i run the installer *none* of my volumes show up to install on. i have a beige g3 256M ram and a 20G drive formatted with HDT 4.

can anyone assist?

PS....
Posted by Lint, on Sep 17, 2000 at 12:29 AM, in Mac OS X
worker bee/john doe/ apple trade secrets 468 Views / 11 Replies  
ya know folks i have to say this.. this apple emplyee thatthey allgedly found to have disclosed secrets cant be espically bright. I can think of at least 3 ways to post 'confidential' information and...
Posted by Lint, on Aug 29, 2000 at 12:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
if i recall the new macs play cd audio via DAE... 480 Views / 13 Replies  
if i recall the new macs play cd audio via DAE and not just the analog out formthe cd play (if there still isone on these models) this may be an issue. However i would still callup apple for support...
Posted by Lint, on Aug 28, 2000 at 12:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well as for the axis 'bug', i dont kno what to... 318 Views / 4 Replies  
Well as for the axis 'bug', i dont kno what to call it but my usb MS sidewinder needs the same thing. Took ages to figure out what was going on.
Posted by Lint, on Aug 26, 2000 at 11:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
well new gamesprockets are out.. go getim!... 318 Views / 4 Replies  
well new gamesprockets are out.. go getim! http://asu.info.apple.com/swupdates.nsf/artnum/n11564
Posted by Lint, on Aug 25, 2000 at 04:20 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Logitech USB mice, drivers and support 318 Views / 4 Replies  
Warning this is a bit of a rant!
Well as reported on the main macnn page on tuesday logitech mouseware 3.51 is out. Should you bother? I say nay! The readme finally says that scrolling in sherlock...
Posted by Lint, on Aug 22, 2000 at 10:33 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Help stopping phone sales calls 359 Views / 1 Replies  
I saw a blurb about a mac app that has a database and lists the regulations on what phone solicitors have to answer when they call, but i dont know the name or the site. Anyone wanna help?
Posted by Lint, on Jun 23, 2000 at 07:47 PM, in Applications
smeg : poo.. well i donno what wroong then cause... 483 Views / 2 Replies  
smeg : poo.. well i donno what wroong then cause the installer wont see my volumes at all.. nothing show up in the selection dropdown. :P
Posted by Lint, on May 22, 2000 at 05:19 PM, in Mac OS X
HDT & dp4 483 Views / 2 Replies  
Has anyone been able to install dp4 on a drive formatted with HDT 3 or 4? i have long since replaced the 6G in my gossamer g3 with a 20 that drivesetup just didnt wanna see. If anyone has managed...
Posted by Lint, on May 22, 2000 at 10:00 AM, in Mac OS X
You dont want 'reverse telnet' you want a telnet... 282 Views / 1 Replies  
You dont want 'reverse telnet' you want a telnet daemon (telnetd) however a telnet d make very little sense in the classic macos, since ther are no text based utils.. however stairways.com has a...
Posted by Lint, on May 16, 2000 at 09:15 PM, in Applications
the death of mac MSIE 353 Views / 7 Replies  
well its been pretty much confirmed the IE 5 we have now is what we got. I doubt that there will be any bugfixes to it either *bah* My personal speculation is that all mac products from MS will...
Posted by Lint, on May 13, 2000 at 12:05 PM, in Applications
Myst III and questions asked. 296 Views / 0 Replies  
I aksed if cyan (the makers of myst and riven) will be involved in myst III. I got this response. FYI Rand played atrus in both myst and riven. So that explains that.


Actually, Myst III, (not to...
Posted by Lint, on May 12, 2000 at 06:50 PM, in Applications
macs at nasa and disney 438 Views / 0 Replies  
I have 2 sealth sightings of macs at The Kennedy space center at Cape Canavral in FL. Firstly, the tour bus around teh center uses the mac stratup bong (powermac i think) to alert riders to look at...
Posted by Lint, on May 1, 2000 at 07:16 PM, in Macs in the Media
Well from what i have seen from usb overdrive is... 459 Views / 2 Replies  
Well from what i have seen from usb overdrive is should allow control of any buttons on any usb devices. I would recommend that you contact the usb overdrive guy and confirm. It handled my MS...
Posted by Lint, on Apr 11, 2000 at 11:23 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Mouse wheel problems 277 Views / 2 Replies  
My logitech wheel mouse donest work in NS 6. even when i fiddled with the setting for the wheel in the prefs. Can anyone else confirm?
Posted by Lint, on Apr 9, 2000 at 12:42 PM, in Applications
Sorry my bad they are www.aesp.com... 459 Views / 2 Replies  
Sorry my bad they are www.aesp.com (http://www.aesp.com) </obivious>
Posted by Lint, on Mar 23, 2000 at 11:13 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Well for those who are intrested i got a replay... 459 Views / 2 Replies  
Well for those who are intrested i got a replay back fom focus support and they said :
"call aesp at 1-800-446-2377" Rather curt i think. However they do have some various mac nic drivers there....
Posted by Lint, on Mar 23, 2000 at 10:59 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Nubus enet drivers 459 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a focus enet card i want to use in a IIcx im reviving however the maker (focusinfo.com) donest even mention any old product on the site anymore. Did somsone buy out their network business? If...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 22, 2000 at 10:21 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I have to agree that using the SW update CP is... 557 Views / 26 Replies  
I have to agree that using the SW update CP is not a viable method of distrubiting an update like 9.1. I have a number of customers to hold off on installing sys 9 until the update comes out because...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 15, 2000 at 09:53 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I have asked myself the same question for a long... 431 Views / 2 Replies  
I have asked myself the same question for a long time, since it seems like it has been ages since AOL bought ICQ (and Mirabilis?) However you have to keep in mind that ICQ works via ID numbers and...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 13, 2000 at 06:54 PM, in Applications
prepress, I did call up afga, and spoke to a... 394 Views / 3 Replies  
prepress,
I did call up afga, and spoke to a human (amazing these days http://forums.macnn.com/cgi-bin/smile.gif I made full mention of the IIci with the upgrade board and that Scsi probe works...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 13, 2000 at 06:48 PM, in Applications
Afga scanning SW and problems with some CPU upgrades 394 Views / 3 Replies  
This past week I have determined an issue with the AFGA SW for the DuoScan 1200T and a nubus Daystar 601 upgrade. The afga SW will not find the sanner (or any other device) on the on the scsi chain...
Posted by Lint, on Mar 11, 2000 at 02:46 PM, in Applications
Quicken.com and misnaming updater files 341 Views / 0 Replies  
Hello folks, Just a heads up for a but of coufusion mac users should know about. It appears that Quicken is publishing updates (in this specific case MacInTax) that when decoded produce ".exe" files....
Posted by Lint, on Mar 11, 2000 at 02:13 PM, in Applications
I have increased the size resource from 64 to 128... 430 Views / 2 Replies  
I have increased the size resource from 64 to 128 and now it it allows it to quit normally... I still would like confirmation, and see if they problem is just configuration oddity on my system
Posted by Lint, on May 11, 1999 at 09:42 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
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