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Try LightZone. http://lightzoneproject.org/ ... 137 Views / 6 Replies  
Try LightZone. http://lightzoneproject.org/ free
Posted by alfredo, on Jun 28, 2014 at 11:56 AM, in Mac News
Those looking for a good point and shoot camera,... 108 Views / 3 Replies  
Those looking for a good point and shoot camera, the RX100 will more than fill your need. The inclusion of an EVF makes it an even more desirable camera.

Using the EVF has advantages. In bright...
Posted by alfredo, on May 16, 2014 at 11:31 AM, in Tech News
Slammed 1,865 Views / 33 Replies  
I've been trying throughout the day to DL 5.1, but the servers must be down/swamped.
Posted by alfredo, on Mar 8, 2012 at 05:48 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Stand 747 Views / 3 Replies  
I use a Joby Gorillapod

http://www.altrec.com/images/shop/detail/swatches/JOB/8.44086_d.jpg

The legs are nice and flexible.
Posted by alfredo, on Mar 8, 2012 at 05:25 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Sorry. I found that if you copy an image URL then... 6,867 Views / 289 Replies  
Sorry. I found that if you copy an image URL then try to paste it elsewhere, it won't work. If you copy that same image, and post the URL in Notes, then copy the URL from there, you can then paste...
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 19, 2011 at 04:00 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Image URL workaround 6,867 Views / 289 Replies  
Paste the URL to notes and then copy it from there.
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:18 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Thanks! It worked. 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
Thanks! It worked.
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 16, 2009 at 09:24 PM, in Applications
HP have posted 10.6 printers on their site. ... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
HP have posted 10.6 printers on their site.

No scanner for my all in one, but the printer works.
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 13, 2009 at 11:56 PM, in Mac OS X
Not sure what they mean by forcing. the 5610 had... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
Not sure what they mean by forcing. the 5610 had drivers in SL, but they didn't work. Try the latest driver on the HP site to see if it works. Be sure to uninstall all HP drivers and applications,...
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 6, 2009 at 11:31 PM, in Mac OS X
No scanner appears. I could probably use my... 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
No scanner appears. I could probably use my camera as a scanner.
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 5, 2009 at 01:28 PM, in Applications
I got my HP 5610 printer working, but the scanner... 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
I got my HP 5610 printer working, but the scanner won't work. Could I possibly use a generic TWAIN to use the scanner?
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 5, 2009 at 12:43 PM, in Applications
My two year old OfficeJet 5610 doesn't work now.... 848 Views / 6 Replies  
My two year old OfficeJet 5610 doesn't work now. No word yet on if or when a driver will be provided. So as I wait, jobs keep piling up.

Found a fix. I can't remember where, but this is what I...
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 2, 2009 at 10:47 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I do little printing beyond text, so my needs are... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I do little printing beyond text, so my needs are not so great. Another inkjet would be fine.
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 2, 2009 at 01:19 PM, in Mac OS X
I was think Canon or Epson. I even looked at a... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I was think Canon or Epson. I even looked at a Brother Laser Printer.
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 2, 2009 at 12:38 PM, in Mac OS X
HP stonewalling 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I have been asking a simple question of HP: will I ever be able to use my OfficeJet 5610 with 10.6. As yet I've gotten no reply.

Now I need to know what printers work so I can go out and buy...
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 2, 2009 at 12:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Where can I find the PPD file for my particular... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
Where can I find the PPD file for my particular printer?

HP Officejet 5610 all in one
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 1, 2009 at 06:51 PM, in Mac OS X
Hey HP get on the stick 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I wish HP would come out and say yea or nay about supporting their products. If they intend on supporting our printers, they should give us a timeline. I can wait a week or so, then I will have to...
Posted by alfredo, on Sep 1, 2009 at 06:49 PM, in Mac OS X
Solscape works, so does GEE and Stellarium. Sun... 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
Solscape works, so does GEE and Stellarium. Sun Spotter works.
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:58 AM, in Applications
Quinn works well. Many third party screen savers... 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
Quinn works well. Many third party screen savers won't work, but I am seeing updates for some on MacUpdate. Still, I need my printer. I've been hand writing from the screen. Pencil and Paper,...
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 30, 2009 at 09:49 PM, in Applications
I see the software, but it seems to have some... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I see the software, but it seems to have some problems.
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 28, 2009 at 10:38 PM, in Mac OS X
I've tried every trick. The 5600 series is... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
I've tried every trick. The 5600 series is shown, but the job will show for a second in the que, then disappear.

Will I have to go CUPS?
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 28, 2009 at 09:44 PM, in Mac OS X
HP 5600 series doesn't work. Would CUPS do the... 5,213 Views / 36 Replies  
HP 5600 series doesn't work. Would CUPS do the trick for me?
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 28, 2009 at 08:00 PM, in Mac OS X
Drivers broken for HP 5600 OfficeJet printers, no... 4,830 Views / 73 Replies  
Drivers broken for HP 5600 OfficeJet printers, no generic installed that will work.
Posted by alfredo, on Aug 28, 2009 at 07:57 PM, in Applications
Sticky: Miro 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Miro
Posted by alfredo, on Apr 26, 2008 at 01:32 PM, in Applications
On Safari look at the Window menu. Under that... 722 Views / 6 Replies  
On Safari look at the Window menu. Under that menu is Activity. Click it. It will open a small window. You can find the url for the video. It will be X amount of mb. Double click it and it will...
Posted by alfredo, on Feb 15, 2008 at 04:32 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I just noticed the U3 partition did not mount on... 1,697 Views / 4 Replies  
I just noticed the U3 partition did not mount on Leopard. That's good.
Posted by alfredo, on Jan 7, 2008 at 02:49 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Sticky: Here's a good, free graphics program. GIMP ... 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Here's a good, free graphics program.

GIMP
Wilber loves Apple (http://www.wilber-loves-apple.org/)

This one works with Leopard. It also has some new features we needed, like Fade.
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 15, 2007 at 07:58 PM, in Applications
Hmmm 733 Views / 20 Replies  
Decriminalize would be better. I lived in a country where it was legal to possess, but illegal to sell.
That's the best solution in my opinion.

Age restrictions , like they have on tobacco,...
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 12, 2007 at 01:27 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Man, I wish she'd get over that braid on her... 3,721,399 Views / 4,274 Replies  
Man, I wish she'd get over that braid on her head...

The hairstyle probably has some cultural significance. I guess you could say it is her trademark.
...
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 11, 2007 at 11:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Why 1,582 Views / 53 Replies  
They will close in late January from what I heard. Look for good deals on everything but low margin items like computers.
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 11, 2007 at 02:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
From what I heard from an Apple Rep, other... 1,582 Views / 53 Replies  
From what I heard from an Apple Rep, other computer retailers will be moving into CompUSA retail space. That's not going to be true everywhere, just in some cases. Look for people like Fry's and...
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 11, 2007 at 02:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Smart, and courageous. 3,721,399 Views / 4,274 Replies  
Julia Tymoshenko Ukraine's opposition leader. As she really is, no photoshop touch up like many of the images above.

http://www.payer.de/arbeitkapital/arbeit30707.gif
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 11, 2007 at 02:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
ARRRGHHH!!. Now all we have here in Lexington Ky... 1,582 Views / 53 Replies  
ARRRGHHH!!. Now all we have here in Lexington Ky is Best Buy. Oh God, that sucks. They have a small, pitiful Mac section with nobody willing to help. They seem. as always, hostile to the Mac user....
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 8, 2007 at 01:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Sticky: Miro! 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Miro!
Posted by alfredo, on Nov 18, 2007 at 11:53 AM, in Applications
I have an old Mac, a G4 Sawtooth which I replaced... 455 Views / 19 Replies  
I have an old Mac, a G4 Sawtooth which I replaced with my Mini. What I did was install PS7 on the G4, and used my KVM when I needed to work in PS.

The Iogear 2 port KVM switch goes for $52. It...
Posted by alfredo, on Nov 12, 2007 at 06:20 PM, in Applications
My 5610 stopped working when I upgraded to 10.5 32,581 Views / 75 Replies  
My 5610 stopped working when I upgraded to 10.5
Posted by alfredo, on Nov 7, 2007 at 07:08 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Poll: Mini 875 Views / 46 Replies  
This is the first time I haven't bought a pro model Mac. Of course this is the first time I've bought a Mac since I retired in 2001. I still have a G4/Dual 450 that works fine.

The Mini is...
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 29, 2007 at 04:41 PM, in MacNN Lounge
La Nina hasn't caused the droughts that have been... 1,661 Views / 105 Replies  
La Nina hasn't caused the droughts that have been lasting years in this part of the country. If anything they will make it worse.

http://www.drought.unl.edu/dm/drmon.gif
...
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 28, 2007 at 08:10 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I mailed mine in on 10-21, no word yet on whether... 532 Views / 9 Replies  
I mailed mine in on 10-21, no word yet on whether they received it or not. I live 200 miles from the Indianapolis address.
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 28, 2007 at 05:38 PM, in Mac OS X
Peace prize 1,661 Views / 105 Replies  
You see wars over oil, soon you will see wars over water. Why do you think Bush and Rev Moon has bought land ontop the worlds' largest aquifer in Paraguay?

Higher temps means dryer soil. You...
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 28, 2007 at 05:29 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I sent in my up to date a week ago and I have... 2,276 Views / 71 Replies  
I sent in my up to date a week ago and I have heard nothing. No e-mail, nothing on their site.
Posted by alfredo, on Oct 27, 2007 at 01:53 PM, in Mac OS X
Sticky: Tuboy Juego with iSquint for your You Tube... 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Tuboy Juego with iSquint for your You Tube videos. Converts Flv to MPG4.
Posted by alfredo, on May 26, 2007 at 10:51 PM, in Applications
That's odd. So they did launch Real Player?... 687 Views / 2 Replies  
That's odd.

So they did launch Real Player?

That's good to know.

Which one did you download?
Posted by alfredo, on Apr 14, 2007 at 10:46 PM, in Developer Center
AppleScript question 687 Views / 2 Replies  
I made some simple Real Player launchers. They work just fine, but if I put them on .Mac and download them, they don't work.

http://homepage.mac.com/alfredo_tomato/FileSharing21.html

Here's...
Posted by alfredo, on Apr 14, 2007 at 08:30 PM, in Developer Center
Sticky: Tuboy Juego and iSquint to download those... 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Tuboy Juego and iSquint to download those Youtube videos and convert them to mp4
Posted by alfredo, on Apr 8, 2007 at 05:58 PM, in Applications
Sticky: It's good to see other people using pagers like... 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
It's good to see other people using pagers like Virtuedesktops and Desktop manager. I picked up on them back when I had a Linux machine.
Posted by alfredo, on Jan 19, 2007 at 06:59 PM, in Applications
Sticky: more faves 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Not sure if I posted these apps earlier but they deserve to be mentioned again.

Inkscape for SVG work. http://www.inkscape.org/ Needs X11

Scribus for DTP http://www.scribus.net/ Carefully...
Posted by alfredo, on Jan 19, 2007 at 06:30 PM, in Applications
Sticky: I hit the wrong reply button. Sorry 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
I hit the wrong reply button.

Sorry
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 30, 2006 at 04:45 PM, in Applications
Sticky: OnyX 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
They have kept updating and refining it. Give it another chance.

I use MacJanitor or just type commands in the terminal.

Do one, when done do the next. This is only needed if your computer is...
Posted by alfredo, on Dec 30, 2006 at 01:05 PM, in Applications
Sticky: Some good apps from the UNIX side, Inkscape (SVG... 185,921 Views / 547 Replies  
Some good apps from the UNIX side, Inkscape (SVG editor) Scribus (DTP) and GIMPShop (GIMP with Photoshop style menus)

I use Inkscape quite a bit to make posters. I then put them in Photoshop...
Posted by alfredo, on Jul 25, 2006 at 10:37 AM, in Applications
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