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iTunes sales charts? 292 Views / 0 Replies  
[Apologies if this has been asked before -- if it has, I couldn't find it.]

Is there a place I can look up what's selling (and what has been selling) on iTunes? I'd love weekly sales charts, like...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 22, 2007 at 03:01 PM, in Applications
Brilliant, of course. I must have done it by... 287 Views / 2 Replies  
Brilliant, of course. I must have done it by muscle memory on my PowerBook that when I started using my PowerMac's full size keyboard I didn't realize I'd been pressing an extra key.

Thanks.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 15, 2006 at 05:11 PM, in Applications
Use keyboard shortcuts for tools in Photoshop? 287 Views / 2 Replies  
OK, I can do this on my PowerBook, so I know it's possible, but it isn't happening on my PowerMac for some reason.

In Photoshop, I want to be able to cycle through tools activated by a particular...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 15, 2006 at 01:31 PM, in Applications
Hey, that's actually not such a bad website.... 1,036 Views / 4 Replies  
Hey, that's actually not such a bad website. Thanks. If it comes to it, that'll be what I end up using.

Does anybody know of a way to manipulate iChat into working, though? Is there a reason that...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 6, 2006 at 07:11 AM, in Applications
Can't connect to AIM with iChat 1,036 Views / 4 Replies  
Hi there,

I just got a new job and when I'm at work, I can't connect to AIM using iChat, or any other AIM client for that matter. I get a message that says "Could not connect to AIM. The host...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 5, 2006 at 07:18 PM, in Applications
Hmm. Perhaps it had something to do with Firefox... 635 Views / 7 Replies  
Hmm. Perhaps it had something to do with Firefox inappropriately preferring a Hebrew or Arabic keyboard layout, or some other right-to-left language setting?
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Mar 1, 2006 at 03:10 PM, in Applications
Some help automating a seemingly simple little task, please. 313 Views / 0 Replies  
OK, this isn't exactly the most mission-critical problem I've ever had, but seeing like we're in the modern age of OS X computing, I feel like it should be simple - and still, I can't quite figure it...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Mar 1, 2006 at 02:35 PM, in Applications
Wow - what theme are you using? That one doesn't... 994 Views / 5 Replies  
Wow - what theme are you using? That one doesn't look familiar to me, and I like it.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jul 22, 2005 at 10:57 PM, in GUI Customization
No, Apple Garamond was based on ITC Garamond.... 1,157 Views / 13 Replies  
No, Apple Garamond was based on ITC Garamond. Adobe Garamond is something different altogether.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 7, 2005 at 03:47 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
In Quicksilver's case, anyway (I don't have... 446 Views / 2 Replies  
In Quicksilver's case, anyway (I don't have Sidenote), the font is still Lucida Grande, but using alternative characters that resemble the letters being imitated. (The E, for example, is the...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 6, 2005 at 10:20 PM, in GUI Customization
Pop-unders in Firefox 759 Views / 8 Replies  
Hi.

I'm having trouble with ever-increasing numbers of pop-under ads in Firefox.

I know people around here, and elsewhere, have insinuated that there's a more virulent form of pop-unders being...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Mar 26, 2005 at 01:10 PM, in Applications
But, you see, that is what he is doing; using the... 507 Views / 4 Replies  
But, you see, that is what he is doing; using the battery until the computer goes into sleep and then recharging.

The issue is that the battery is reporting that it has more charge left than it...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Mar 12, 2005 at 03:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Menu bar battery gauge problems 507 Views / 4 Replies  
I developed a similar problem with my 17-incher. I called Apple, they said it was a battery issue, and they replaced it for free under AppleCare. New battery, problem gone.

I'm not sure what...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Mar 12, 2005 at 03:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, now, that's not exactly necessary. Like I... 829 Views / 15 Replies  
Well, now, that's not exactly necessary. Like I said, it was just that it didn't occur to me, not that I'm "so cheap." Of course I know that it was dumb.

But it's good to hear that it might just...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jan 20, 2005 at 06:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Heh, I think she was mostly just clicking. I'm... 829 Views / 15 Replies  
Heh, I think she was mostly just clicking. I'm pretty sure she didn't realize what she was doing.

I haven't called Apple yet. I'll try giving them a call later today.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jan 20, 2005 at 11:52 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Missing return to Apple - reassure me, please! 829 Views / 15 Replies  
OK, I was dumb. Am I completely screwed, or is there still hope?

Here's what happened - my seven year old niece, not really realizing what she was doing, accidentally ordered an iPod through the...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jan 20, 2005 at 11:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Perhaps I should clarify my question. ... 556 Views / 2 Replies  
Perhaps I should clarify my question.

Basically, I want to set up a web site with two parts: a news items page and a forum. I would like the news items automatically to be given and to link to...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Nov 28, 2004 at 09:10 PM, in Developer Center
Help creating articles and forums 556 Views / 2 Replies  
I'd like to start a web site that contains Moveable Type-style articles ( la MacThemes (http://www.macthemes.net/)) that at the end contain links, rather than to that awful popup comment box, to forum...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Nov 26, 2004 at 11:04 AM, in Developer Center
It's ridiculous that you're being asked to create... 483 Views / 1 Replies  
It's ridiculous that you're being asked to create animations in Director. Director is not an animation program.

The purpose of Director is to easily create single-use applications that can be...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 10, 2004 at 03:49 PM, in Applications
That is beautiful. Gorgeous. I wish my... 4,236 Views / 65 Replies  
That is beautiful.

Gorgeous.

I wish my Mac could look like that.

Wow.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 6, 2004 at 02:49 PM, in GUI Customization
Or you could place the PDF in an InDesign... 22,153 Views / 5 Replies  
Or you could place the PDF in an InDesign document, add crop marks as you wish, and export it to PDF one more time. This might get better results than opening the Word document in InDesign and...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 5, 2004 at 10:56 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Eggshell color 519 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey guys, I'm looking for a good brown eggshell color - the color of the non-white chicken eggs in the supermarket.

Pantone would be great, but I'll need a hex to go along with it....

Any...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 4, 2004 at 01:53 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
( Ignore this - sorry ) 607 Views / 5 Replies  
( Ignore this - sorry )
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Sep 4, 2004 at 01:51 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Just got back to my office, and found my new... 767 Views / 14 Replies  
Just got back to my office, and found my new battery waiting on my desk. They're fast when they mean to be, I guess.

I'll charge this battery up and see if it fixes the problem.

By the way, my...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Aug 24, 2004 at 05:41 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I called AppleCare, and they are happily sending... 767 Views / 14 Replies  
I called AppleCare, and they are happily sending me a new battery (on condition that I send them the old one once I get it).

He didn't explicitly say it, but it sounded like a hardware problem...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Aug 23, 2004 at 07:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Type ID - I am so close to knowing what it is! Help! 1,055 Views / 6 Replies  
OK. I have a typeface in my head, I know I have seen and used it, but I can't think of where.

I've made this sort of mockup in photoshop. Details of the type are different, of course, but you get...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Aug 18, 2004 at 05:25 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
many-up on a page - got to be a better way 516 Views / 4 Replies  
OK, there's got to be a better way to do this. I'm constantly finding myself manually putting many copies of something up on a page (a business card or what have you), and figuring out the bleeds and...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Aug 18, 2004 at 12:18 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
No low battery warning before sleep 767 Views / 14 Replies  
When I'm using the battery power on my PowerBook, and it gets to a low level (rarely does it get as low as the red levels on the battery icon in the menu bar - more often it is at what looks like...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Aug 16, 2004 at 03:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Aha. Thanks a lot. I didn't realize that this was... 683 Views / 3 Replies  
Aha. Thanks a lot. I didn't realize that this was part of the system.

What is the mail function generally used for?
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jul 31, 2004 at 12:19 PM, in macOS
Terminal tells me I have new mail 683 Views / 3 Replies  
Look at the third line in this image.

http://ashuttleworth.com/misc/new_mail_terminal.jpg

What could this be from? I don't remember installing anything that should be doing this.

I wouldn't...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jul 31, 2004 at 10:07 AM, in macOS
Hahaha, that's damned funny. The memories.... 1,068 Views / 9 Replies  
Hahaha, that's damned funny.

The memories....
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jul 18, 2004 at 01:13 PM, in GUI Customization
I guess what I want to know is this whether... 704 Views / 12 Replies  
I guess what I want to know is this whether shelling out the cash for vBulletin is a complete waste - that is, if there is really any compelling reason not to use phpBB (or MiniBB - that actually...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jul 14, 2004 at 11:30 AM, in Developer Center
Forum Software? 704 Views / 12 Replies  
Hey, guys. I'm wondering what you recommend for software for forum management. I know the big sites seem to use vBulletin, and smaller sites, PhpBB; I'm wondering what the pros and cons are of each...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 30, 2004 at 04:41 PM, in Developer Center
I dunno about this. I think it's going to be a... 5,364 Views / 68 Replies  
I dunno about this. I think it's going to be a clear case of too many cooks ruining the broth.

If you want my opinion, which you probably don't, doing something like this is a one-man job. If you...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 29, 2004 at 09:58 PM, in GUI Customization
Re: *Clone* vs *Mirror*? 4,150 Views / 4 Replies  
There tends to be a difference, yes.

"Clone" suggests a file-for-file backup of a folder or volume from one location to another.

"Mirror" generally applies only to folders which are...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 5, 2004 at 11:11 AM, in Applications
That's cause I'm the man. Oh yeah. ;) 1,814 Views / 13 Replies  
That's cause I'm the man. Oh yeah.

;)
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 4, 2004 at 02:22 PM, in GUI Customization
Unless you've customised it, it's here: ... 1,814 Views / 13 Replies  
Unless you've customised it, it's here:

System/Library/CoreServices/SystemIcons.bundle/Contents/Resources/GenericDocumentIcon.icns...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Jun 4, 2004 at 07:44 AM, in GUI Customization
Do you want your result to look like this... 895 Views / 8 Replies  
Do you want your result to look like this (http://www.panoramas.dk/fullscreen3/f2_mars.html), or would you rather it simply be a flat image made up of smaller images stitched together?

If you just...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 30, 2004 at 01:06 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Not so. It's like Futura, I suppose, but it is in... 3,501 Views / 7 Replies  
Not so. It's like Futura, I suppose, but it is in fact VAG Rounded (or "Rundschrift," for you purists out there). Adobe sells it at this page (http://www.adobe.com/type/browser/P/P_095.jhtml).
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 30, 2004 at 12:54 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Wow. This is gorge. No complaints. I'm... 2,602 Views / 49 Replies  
Wow.

This is gorge.

No complaints. I'm hooked.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 11, 2004 at 12:04 PM, in GUI Customization
Re: Re: changeling beta 2 2,630 Views / 14 Replies  
It's just the way the auto-generated .Mac filesharing pages link to these files - they add "-link.[extension]" to the end of each filename.

Not exactly sure why; the downloaded file doesn't have...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 7, 2004 at 11:34 AM, in GUI Customization
What? How? 572 Views / 5 Replies  
What? How?
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 6, 2004 at 10:10 AM, in Applications
Yeah, I know you can do it yourself, but he's... 1,091 Views / 7 Replies  
Yeah, I know you can do it yourself, but he's right - this software is pretty cool. It basically duplicates with vectors what the Photoshop plugin "Artistic:Cutout" does with pixels, which can, if...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 6, 2004 at 10:01 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Haha, Farmington, my god. Hey there, neighbor! ... 528 Views / 7 Replies  
Haha, Farmington, my god. Hey there, neighbor!

I don't know if you have access to this, but I would simply use Adobe InDesign to lay out the pages, and then adjust its "Export to PDF" settings to...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 5, 2004 at 01:01 PM, in Applications
Well, after spending a lot of time at the PHP... 606 Views / 7 Replies  
Well, after spending a lot of time at the PHP website, I've finally written some code that seems to do what I need it to do. I haven't cleaned it up or merged it with my CSS layout, yet, but if...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on May 2, 2004 at 01:19 AM, in Developer Center
Well, the settings for the accounts are located... 580 Views / 3 Replies  
Well, the settings for the accounts are located in Mail's preference file (~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.mail.plist), but not the passwords; those are stored in your Keychain folder, also in...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 29, 2004 at 03:51 PM, in Applications
Other Portland. I'm not sure what's up with... 2,155 Views / 42 Replies  
Other Portland.

I'm not sure what's up with your setup - it definitely worked for me. I had metric chosen the first time i launched Stattoo, and it was correct right off. You realize you have to...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 29, 2004 at 03:31 PM, in Applications
Not so. Stattoo respects the U.S./Metric... 2,155 Views / 42 Replies  
Not so. Stattoo respects the U.S./Metric "measurements" preference in the "Formats" tab of the International Preference Pane.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 29, 2004 at 03:18 PM, in Applications
If you have Photoshop, then you can just Batch... 498 Views / 4 Replies  
If you have Photoshop, then you can just Batch them. Record an action that changes the images to the size you want, and then run a Batch on the files whose size you want to change.

It's pretty...
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 24, 2004 at 03:19 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
You're asking for help to pirate software? ... 1,091 Views / 7 Replies  
You're asking for help to pirate software?

Not the place, I don't think.
Posted by AWShuttleworth, on Apr 21, 2004 at 09:49 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
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