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Everyone says TiPaint is a scam though, the... 509 Views / 2 Replies  
Everyone says TiPaint is a scam though, the complaints are all over the web.
Posted by yuliang, on May 20, 2004 at 12:05 AM, in Mac Notebooks
looking for TiBook paint color-codes 509 Views / 2 Replies  
I am looking to buy some automotive touch-up paint to fix the numerous paint chips on my Titanium PowerBook, but it's very hard to tell what "shade" is just right. I am looking to find the...
Posted by yuliang, on May 19, 2004 at 04:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
will wi-fi PC card work while leaving AirPort card in? 487 Views / 2 Replies  
I am currently shopping for a new 802.11b/g Wi-Fi PC Card for my Ti PowerBook G4 because my original AirPort card has degraded to a point where my maximum range of reception is about 10 feet from the...
Posted by yuliang, on May 8, 2004 at 06:33 PM, in Networking
Working solution to Nuked Finder.apps 584 Views / 8 Replies  
I think I've isolated the problem with nuked Finders from Theming Panther.

After trying all the Aqua restores and it wasn't working, I got frustrated and was almost about to reinstall Panther when...
Posted by yuliang, on Nov 11, 2003 at 03:52 AM, in GUI Customization
console says 370 Views / 2 Replies  
problem with the

SecurityAgent: kGCInvalidConnectionError and some WindowBound error.

I was only able to get it once.
Posted by yuliang, on Jan 8, 2003 at 10:00 PM, in macOS
Finder don't load, X returns to login panel 370 Views / 2 Replies  
I can't login to my OS X user accounts anymore, none of them. I know I am typing the names and passwords correctly because the login panel doesn't "shake its head". Also the panel disappears and the...
Posted by yuliang, on Jan 8, 2003 at 07:00 PM, in macOS
it hasn't always been that way...! 514 Views / 9 Replies  
In 10.1 all you had to do was press COMMAND-SHIFT to go back and I liked it the way it was. Any hacks out there to reverse this?
Posted by yuliang, on Sep 19, 2002 at 04:34 PM, in macOS
dock nav: backward = shift+tab, not shift 514 Views / 9 Replies  
How come no one has complained about this? In 10.1, navigating between applications in the dock is tab for forward and shift for backward. In 10.2, the backward function is now shift+tab. I don't...
Posted by yuliang, on Sep 19, 2002 at 04:23 PM, in macOS
There really is no stock RAM to remove...y'see, I... 456 Views / 4 Replies  
There really is no stock RAM to remove...y'see, I have 3 sticks of 256MB DRAM. The "stock" RAM was a single 32MB, I dont' think OS X will install on that. =)
Posted by yuliang, on Sep 2, 2002 at 08:03 PM, in macOS
10.2 Install crashes everytime on Beige G3 456 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a PowerMac Beige G3 with a 500MHz ZIF processor upgrade, and with 768MB of RAM I added after buying my comp, so there are the specs.

My problem: my 10.2 Jaguar install from CD (full retail...
Posted by yuliang, on Sep 2, 2002 at 06:56 PM, in macOS
can't mount Unix dir. - "error = -36" 298 Views / 0 Replies  
from what I understand about Samba, here's what I do to mount a Unix directory:

Type into Finder's connect server dialog:
smb://CSEPCLAB;anthonyw@tahiti/homes/iws/anthonyw

where CSEPCLAB is...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 31, 2002 at 08:19 PM, in macOS
ARD 1.1 Update don't show up in Software Update 648 Views / 7 Replies  
I reinstalled Remote Desktop 1.0 and 1.0.1 after I clean installed Jaguar, now as I understand, I can go to software update and get the ARD 1.1 update, but it is not showing up. Why? can anyone help?
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 25, 2002 at 03:47 AM, in Applications
Apple store is awesome! overnight shipping! 1,294 Views / 25 Replies  
gripes about prices aside, don't you guys think the Apple store's just awesome in its logistical policies? I got an email on Wednesday afternoon saying my Jaguar package shipped and on Thursday...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 22, 2002 at 08:39 PM, in macOS
that was the reply 1,455 Views / 18 Replies  
that was the email I got from Apple...I thought i typed in a subject title...guess it didn't show up
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 18, 2002 at 02:14 AM, in macOS
the Apple email 1,455 Views / 18 Replies  
This is the email I got from Apple...

Thank you for your pre-order for Jaguar, Mac OS X v10.2!

We know you are anxious to receive Apple’s latest Mac OS X version 10.2 that
contains over 150...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 18, 2002 at 01:43 AM, in macOS
any comp sci students here? 729 Views / 10 Replies  
Hi,

I am sure plenty of people in the developer forum are IT/ComputerScience majors. What's the general attitude toward your Mac-ness at your school or work environment?
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 16, 2002 at 06:02 PM, in Developer Center
what brand of scanners have good OS X support? 608 Views / 7 Replies  
What manufacturers are supporting OS X the best when it comes to scanner drivers?
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 14, 2002 at 09:23 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
my comp 409 Views / 2 Replies  
I have a Rev. B TiBook, and i think it's common knowledge that the battery shouldn't charge if it's over 95%
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 14, 2002 at 09:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
charge indicator always orange now... 409 Views / 2 Replies  
For the past few days, my charger has been charging my laptop even when it's 95%. It used to be that the indicator would turn green if the battery is 95%+. Now if it's 98% it'd charge to 100%. I know...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 14, 2002 at 08:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: fire PM designers 1,252 Views / 19 Replies  
Does anyone else think the PowerMacs are butt-ugly?

it's been the same basic case since what... 1999? Since Apple's so big on "innovation" in their hardware products such as the Powerbook or the...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 13, 2002 at 12:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
obvious solutions all attempted 1,104 Views / 15 Replies  
I did the fsck -y while booting into single user mode, by holding down cmd-S at startup, no errors in the hard drive.

Disk Utility, DiskWarriror, Norton, TechTool Pro and Drive 10 found no...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 9, 2002 at 02:54 PM, in macOS
RAM seems okay 1,104 Views / 15 Replies  
I checked the RAM using the Apple Diagnostic test and TechTool Pro, and neither reported any problems. Plus, the RAM chips ran fine before this month.

These RAM chips are also the same speed and...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 9, 2002 at 09:51 AM, in macOS
DAILY OS X crashes!!!! 1,104 Views / 15 Replies  
In the past month, my OS X system has crashed at least once daily. For the first year of using OS X, I could brag about how stable it is and etc, but now I really don't know.

By the way, I am...
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 9, 2002 at 01:28 AM, in macOS
Visor support in iSync? 360 Views / 0 Replies  
has anyone tried using a Handspring PDA with iSync? How does it work out?
Posted by yuliang, on Aug 7, 2002 at 07:14 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
RDC works great. I have a Pentium 4 HP running XP... 9,523 Views / 54 Replies  
RDC works great. I have a Pentium 4 HP running XP Professional across the room, and RDC allows me to sit in one spot and work on both computers. Speed is phenomenal compared to VPC. Transporting data...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 27, 2002 at 05:57 PM, in macOS
Go to your campus Apple dealer if you're a... 459 Views / 15 Replies  
Go to your campus Apple dealer if you're a student, and place a pre-order for $69 academic price. =) Shipping's free cuz y'kno, you'll walk there.

I placed my order on Apple.com for $69 and it'll...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 26, 2002 at 03:46 PM, in macOS
Microsoft's being really nice about free software... 471 Views / 6 Replies  
Microsoft's being really nice about free software these days... RDC, Messenger, WMP...=) Office v.X's still a bit expensive tho, wish there was slimmed down versions selling for cheaper.
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 19, 2002 at 04:11 PM, in Applications
I preordered mine right after the keynote with my... 1,009 Views / 53 Replies  
I preordered mine right after the keynote with my student discount... hehehehe

$69 for poor college students!!!!! =)

Personally...I think Apple's fair compared to MS. XP Pro costs over $200! I...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 19, 2002 at 04:04 PM, in macOS
under $500 projector? 420 Views / 1 Replies  
I want to have a projector for my Powerbook and XBox, so I can play movies and games on a wall in my house, I guess this would be better than a big screen tv for my purposes. Is it possible to find a...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 17, 2002 at 11:54 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
IE id's itself as pre-4.0 277 Views / 1 Replies  
Some web sites are refusing login attempts from my IE 5.2 in OSX because it thinks my IE is of an old version...even MSN's sites won't lemme log in now... anybody know what's causing this?
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 11, 2002 at 11:27 PM, in Applications
regarding the suggestion from a prev. poster that... 399 Views / 15 Replies  
regarding the suggestion from a prev. poster that I should cycle thru the dock, find the frozen app and force quit it from the dock popup menu...uhm when the computer hangs...it just hangs...the menu...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 11, 2002 at 01:07 PM, in macOS
I have 512 MB of RAM on a TiBook 550. Photoshop... 399 Views / 15 Replies  
I have 512 MB of RAM on a TiBook 550. Photoshop is on during some of these "hang sessions". Swap file has been moved to a separate partition but it has plenty of space also...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 11, 2002 at 02:22 AM, in macOS
forever beachballs just as bad as crashing 399 Views / 15 Replies  
In my 1+ year of using OS X, it has only given me 3 kernel panics, and true to Apple's claim, it hasn't crashed otherwise. HOWEVER, and a big however, is that sometimes when there are a lot of apps...
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 10, 2002 at 11:55 PM, in macOS
this wasn't obvious? I thought the command-drag... 391 Views / 9 Replies  
this wasn't obvious? I thought the command-drag thing was very natural for me to expect, it was the first thing I tried with the menu extras when I began to use OS X.
Posted by yuliang, on Jul 8, 2002 at 07:06 PM, in macOS
my IE ID's itself to servers as pre-4.0 333 Views / 0 Replies  
Since version 5.1, my IE has been identifying itself to web servers as pre-version 4.0, so I cannot use many of the online banking sites. Does anyone kno what's going on?

I am gonna go trash the...
Posted by yuliang, on Jun 30, 2002 at 03:41 AM, in Applications
Dreamweaver MX slow! 458 Views / 2 Replies  
I just bought Dreamweaver MX and it's excruciatingly slow. GUI windows are slow to draw and when I type in layout view, the software/computer lags behind my typing so much it's torture, and this is...
Posted by yuliang, on Jun 15, 2002 at 04:40 AM, in Applications
app launches remain in bouncing mode forever!! =( 425 Views / 9 Replies  
lately I've been experiencing a weird new problem: when I launch an application, the icon would bounce in the dock forever, never completely launches. It doesn't matter what application I launch, it...
Posted by yuliang, on Jun 1, 2002 at 08:06 PM, in macOS
I posted it here because I'd be interested in a... 394 Views / 2 Replies  
I posted it here because I'd be interested in a devloper's user group on campus, similar to what Microsoft has.
Posted by yuliang, on May 19, 2002 at 04:38 PM, in Developer Center
Piranha Tech "LIteOn" FireWire CDRW drives, advice? 498 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anybody here have experience with this Piranha Technology company and its products? I would appreciate any input.
Posted by yuliang, on May 19, 2002 at 12:26 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Campus User Groups? 394 Views / 2 Replies  
Do Apple have a campus user group program, like what Microsoft's doing? I think it's important for a company to capture mind-share and publicity, especially with college students since we're...
Posted by yuliang, on May 18, 2002 at 06:33 PM, in Developer Center
iPod price cut likely in the future? 623 Views / 8 Replies  
I'd buy the iPod if it was $299, or better, $199...I mean, I know it's all about economics for Apple but I think Apple should try to saturate the market more by aggressive pricing
Posted by yuliang, on May 18, 2002 at 06:29 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
are there any unforeseen negative side effects of... 1,493 Views / 54 Replies  
are there any unforeseen negative side effects of doing this?
Posted by yuliang, on May 18, 2002 at 05:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
gosh I am envious of those people that get a new... 565 Views / 26 Replies  
gosh I am envious of those people that get a new Mac every year... I wish we had that kind of money at our disposal...

pity me but here are the only computers I've ever had:

Performa 631CD...
Posted by yuliang, on May 18, 2002 at 02:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Lacie FireWire 40X burner, buying advice. 399 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi,

I am seriously considering the Lacie FireWire "U&I" CD-RW 40X, has anyone got experience with this burner? It sure is fast but I hear speed compromises data integrity, could someone give...
Posted by yuliang, on May 18, 2002 at 04:04 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I am a poor college student.. hehe, a year or two... 565 Views / 26 Replies  
I am a poor college student.. hehe, a year or two for a new laptop is quite reasonable to me, I just hope Jaguar performs well on my PB, or I'd suffer for two years.
Posted by yuliang, on May 17, 2002 at 08:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
OK , just to clarify, I know people don't get a... 565 Views / 26 Replies  
OK , just to clarify, I know people don't get a new PowerBook "every few months", but it just seems that way since I hear people upgrading from Ti400 to Ti667's or Ti550's now getting Ti800s...
Posted by yuliang, on May 17, 2002 at 08:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
how often do u upgrade your Powerbook? 565 Views / 26 Replies  
It seems to me that some people on these message boards get a new PowerBook every few months.. I guess I am curious, how many PowerBooks have you had over the years and how often do you replace it?
...
Posted by yuliang, on May 17, 2002 at 08:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
no where did I say I want to "use" OS X embedded.... 321 Views / 4 Replies  
no where did I say I want to "use" OS X embedded. Do consumers "use" Windows or Linux embedded? It was just asked out of curiosity...
Posted by yuliang, on May 10, 2002 at 09:10 PM, in macOS
Mac OS X Embedded? 321 Views / 4 Replies  
might we see Mac OS X Embedded in the future to compete with Windows Embedded and Linux for use in devices? I dunno how useful that is to us Mac users... not Apple's market anyway.
Posted by yuliang, on May 9, 2002 at 02:26 PM, in macOS
Finder list view sort bug 270 Views / 0 Replies  
when some of my Finder windows are in list view, the list resorts itself in the other order when I click on any item. the contents would simply flip to the other order (Ascending to Descending, and...
Posted by yuliang, on May 4, 2002 at 02:42 AM, in macOS
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