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Thanks for the idea on the extensions. Does... 2,142 Views / 5 Replies  
Thanks for the idea on the extensions. Does anyone know what specific ones should work if this is the right route?
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 7, 2007 at 09:10 PM, in macOS
thats a start. but if someone were to plug-in a... 2,142 Views / 5 Replies  
thats a start. but if someone were to plug-in a usb key or a firewire drive - it would just show up in the finder, and i don't think you can eliminate using the finder, or can/should you?? what does...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 7, 2007 at 07:38 PM, in macOS
is there a way to disable firewire and usb ports? 2,142 Views / 5 Replies  
Hi, I'm trying to secure a laptop... Is there a way to disable the USB and Firewire ports on a Mac to keep someone from hooking up an external storage device and copying off files.... networking and...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 6, 2007 at 06:06 PM, in macOS
THanx for the reply - yep its there - called... 2,031 Views / 4 Replies  
THanx for the reply - yep its there - called number of media... but its not relational - in otherwords - if you were to put in "7" media... then you would need 7 lines of data that included a TEXT...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 21, 2006 at 12:23 PM, in Delicious Monster
A feature I wish were there but will never be added (so it seems) 2,031 Views / 4 Replies  
I own DL and the ONE feature I wish were there but isn't (and apparently from the lack of response from the developers, won't be):

Since I have so many DVD's, I dumped them all into the those...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 20, 2006 at 05:16 PM, in Delicious Monster
excellent replies 768 Views / 16 Replies  
all excellent and well thoughtout responses... 2 things:

1) that puts a LOT of pressure on the developers of SS to monitor every lil change apple makes to the core OS... if it breaks, havoc could...
Posted by ravedog, on Jun 10, 2004 at 03:49 AM, in GUI Customization
the future of theming 768 Views / 16 Replies  
this is not a post to incite a flame war or even to ask how many people like or use shapeshifter to theme their mac. What it is, is more to ask of all theming is going towards the ShapeShifter...
Posted by ravedog, on Jun 9, 2004 at 07:16 PM, in GUI Customization
search criteria 225 Views / 0 Replies  
I went to the Applications forum to search for threads on Virtual PC... and the engine won't let me - it says that "PC" is too short - need a minimum of 3 characters... that is the most rediculous...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 26, 2003 at 03:12 PM, in Feedback
well i found out the hard way.. booted from the... 869 Views / 3 Replies  
well i found out the hard way.. booted from the install CD - used the builtin disk utility to format and partition the drive - then the nice disk utility returned me exactly where i left off in the...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 24, 2003 at 07:52 PM, in macOS
Panther, up-to-date program, and new hardware 316 Views / 0 Replies  
You know, beleive it or not, Apple SOMETIMES listens to feedback about announcements and pricing, etc. If you are one of the ones who just purchased the latest PB 15" FW800 and were excluded from the...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 12, 2003 at 10:31 AM, in macOS
Poll: Panther free or not - tracking down the problems (specific poll) 634 Views / 8 Replies  
In the effort to see why some of us qualified to get Panther under the up-to-date program who purchased BEFORE OCT 8th and those who didn't, I'm asking people to vote on this poll.

Instructions:
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Posted by ravedog, on Oct 12, 2003 at 10:08 AM, in Mac Notebooks
bto as well 6,174 Views / 61 Replies  
seems like that is the common thread - BTO orders are not included (unless its after the 7th of oct)...

i have an article i wrote to Macintouch regarding a phone call to Apple's Customer Svc - if...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 12, 2003 at 10:04 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Look again carefully as the hardware he vhose to... 356 Views / 12 Replies  
Look again carefully as the hardware he vhose to do the evaluation. He is basically using the top of the line.

I have to agree on a lower level G3, I don't have the HP.
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 4, 2000 at 02:07 PM, in macOS
Careful, careful. Omni has it coming, BUT! Read... 1,784 Views / 128 Replies  
Careful, careful. Omni has it coming, BUT! Read carefully, you must have a Voodoo 2 card also. (So much for ever getting my Voodoo 5 card back in my machine)

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System Info:

G3...
Posted by ravedog, on Oct 1, 2000 at 08:13 PM, in macOS
I deleted 2 folders (when I was in OS 9): In... 335 Views / 3 Replies  
I deleted 2 folders (when I was in OS 9):

In the libary folder/preferneces/

I deleted the Exploer & MS Internet Cache folder and was able to regain control (intil the next time I crashed and...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 28, 2000 at 12:22 PM, in macOS
Try this: highlite the RTF file, open the... 337 Views / 3 Replies  
Try this: highlite the RTF file, open the inspector (Command I - like get info), goto Applications on the popup, and reasign the file to AW. It should work. (There are a few programs that refuse to...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 28, 2000 at 12:17 PM, in macOS
MacinTouch has a reader report on this: ... 384 Views / 7 Replies  
MacinTouch has a reader report on this:

www.macintouch.com/macosxbetareader5.html (http://www.macintouch.com/macosxbetareader5.html)
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 27, 2000 at 11:13 PM, in macOS
IE (OS X) crashing 335 Views / 3 Replies  
IE is crashing when it loads any page. ANY page. It pulls all the data from the site, then when it goes to render the page, IE Quits. Any ideas?

Can IE be reinstalled without reinstalling all of...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 27, 2000 at 12:35 PM, in macOS
here is no standard - you have to call AT&T, some... 405 Views / 20 Replies  
here is no standard - you have to call AT&T, some are free, some can be as high as $125 - for what you get - it's the same.
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 27, 2000 at 12:13 PM, in macOS
Finder clicking issues 278 Views / 1 Replies  
Trying some of the old tricks of the finder, I tried option double clicking a folder in the finder. If I am in ICON view, the new window opens (I have the prefs to open new window when double...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 26, 2000 at 09:34 PM, in macOS
MP3/CD Player not playing MP3 files 312 Views / 3 Replies  
I wanted to play an MP3 file, stored locally. I created a new playlist, then added the file (what a pain). The color wheel spun for a bit, then nothing appeared in the playlist. It worked fine in...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 26, 2000 at 08:13 PM, in macOS
There is another parallel thread to this - and... 370 Views / 6 Replies  
There is another parallel thread to this - and they solved the problem with @home by calling @home and asking for a static IP - since they want a DHCP Client ID and OS X does not support this, that...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 26, 2000 at 08:06 PM, in macOS
The 169. IP is a number assigned by the Mac... 405 Views / 20 Replies  
The 169. IP is a number assigned by the Mac itself. It means it did not successfully obtain an IP from the server. In your case, it has to do with the fact that @home wants you to usea client ID,...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 26, 2000 at 07:57 PM, in macOS
IE (X) quits when loading any page 330 Views / 2 Replies  
IE has been quitting after it starts to load a page - any page. So I thought I'd look at my prefs. The only thing I can think of is that I changed my main font to Verdana. When I try to change it to...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 24, 2000 at 08:03 PM, in macOS
Personality Cards on Beige G3 Vanishing 261 Views / 1 Replies  
Have been thinking of calling Robert Stack to report a missing Personality card (Personality cards were different options on the Beige G3's to add video and line level audio in and out). Anyway, that...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 21, 2000 at 10:51 PM, in macOS
Files not appearing until I restart 244 Views / 4 Replies  
I am logged in as an admin (not root). Have I.E. (carbon) set to download any files to a folder called Downloads, which is located inside my User folder. I download something off versiontracker....
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 21, 2000 at 10:17 PM, in macOS
Files not appearing until I restart 396 Views / 7 Replies  
I am logged in as an admin (not root). Have I.E. (carbon) set to download any files to a folder called Downloads, which is located inside my User folder. I download something off versiontracker....
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 21, 2000 at 10:17 PM, in macOS
Personality card on G3 (beige) - VANISHED!!! 402 Views / 0 Replies  
Have been thinking of calling Robert Stack to report a missing Personality card (Personality cards were different options on the Beige G3's to add video and line level audio in and out). Anyway, that...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 21, 2000 at 10:10 PM, in macOS
Dual Monitor findings (specifications at bottom... 344 Views / 21 Replies  
Dual Monitor findings (specifications at bottom of message):

Tried installing OS Xpb to SCSI Volume, booting from CD-ROM kept cycling from black screen to the Happy mac. Shut down Mac, pulled...
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 21, 2000 at 09:58 PM, in macOS
What about Control Panels like ATM Deluxe that... 579 Views / 3 Replies  
What about Control Panels like ATM Deluxe that need fonts from a server? How can you get around tat?
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 20, 2000 at 10:07 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
SOmeone mentioned OmniWeb being kickass. I just... 796 Views / 66 Replies  
SOmeone mentioned OmniWeb being kickass. I just went to their site and it appears that it is a commercial product. Did I miss something?
Posted by ravedog, on Sep 16, 2000 at 03:24 AM, in macOS
 
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