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Drag Images into Database help! 300 Views / 0 Replies  
I am trying to figure out how to drag & drop images into a form to add to a MySql database. I keep getting stuck when I get to submitting them and retaining their name or value and then how to submit...
Posted by Metro, on Sep 12, 2005 at 09:44 AM, in Developer Center
Help! Slide Scanner & 2000 slides 434 Views / 0 Replies  
I really need some advice...I have studied this a bit before, but now I have to act. I have about 2000 slides I need to scan and archive. I have reached the consensus that the Nikon Coolscan IV may...
Posted by Metro, on Jul 25, 2002 at 07:07 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I have to restart too. It is the only way to... 321 Views / 3 Replies  
I have to restart too. It is the only way to restore audio. Also I have Norton Firewall installed on my iBook and I have no problems with the iBook.

I have to believe it has to do with 10.1.2
...
Posted by Metro, on Jan 17, 2002 at 08:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
Audio goes out on Sleep... 321 Views / 3 Replies  
I am running a G4 733 (1st generation), and everytime I put it to sleep now and then go back to work, the Audio goes out. The only thing that I can think of that is really different is that I...
Posted by Metro, on Jan 16, 2002 at 05:46 AM, in Mac Desktops
While I have not noticed this on my iBook, I have... 272 Views / 2 Replies  
While I have not noticed this on my iBook, I have just noticed this on a G4 733. Whenever it goes to sleep the audio goes out totally. Only noticed this since 10.1.2 upgrade.
Posted by Metro, on Jan 5, 2002 at 07:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That is strange that you have had to choose a... 463 Views / 20 Replies  
That is strange that you have had to choose a Region. I have set up numerous DVD Mac's and none of them (except the iBook) have ever asked that I set the region the first time I play a DVD. Now I...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 27, 2001 at 05:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the link. I well check them out in a... 463 Views / 20 Replies  
Thanks for the link. I well check them out in a few days.

What is strange about what I was describing, is that I did not try to play a different region DVD. These were DVD's I have played on my...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 26, 2001 at 06:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Well I am not terribly bumming out or anything... 463 Views / 20 Replies  
Well I am not terribly bumming out or anything about this. And your right it does work. I won't get into the case of the cursor being erratic with the trackpad.

I just wanted to get a consensus of...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 26, 2001 at 06:19 AM, in Mac Notebooks
My problem is that it is only a 4 week old iBook... 463 Views / 20 Replies  
My problem is that it is only a 4 week old iBook 600 DVD. So it isn't one of the first models. Am I one of the few with a new iBook with this problem?
Posted by Metro, on Dec 25, 2001 at 06:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I didn't know it was built into the whole top... 463 Views / 20 Replies  
I didn't know it was built into the whole top casing! The trackpad button works, but I was curious as to whether this was a production line problem, as my other powerbooks seemed to be really lined...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 24, 2001 at 08:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I just checked this problem out and it results in... 297 Views / 15 Replies  
I just checked this problem out and it results in a problem I first had when I installed the 10.1.2 update. Many of my songs I imported would not play the first time I clicked on them in the iTunes...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 24, 2001 at 08:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Trackpad Button 463 Views / 20 Replies  
I was wondering how other peoples trackpad buttons looked on their iBooks. (especially dual USB ones). Mine is pretty much flush on the right side but is raised a little bit on the left side. The...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 24, 2001 at 07:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
After I installed OS 10.1.2 and updated to iTunes... 297 Views / 15 Replies  
After I installed OS 10.1.2 and updated to iTunes 2.0.3 was the first time I had noticed this. I was wondering what was going on! I can't remember it doing this before the update. This is on IBook...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 24, 2001 at 07:00 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Thank you! I had just gotten off the phone with... 295 Views / 2 Replies  
Thank you! I had just gotten off the phone with Symantec support who realized after I explained the situation that there was no way for me to update to OS X. They said they would send a new disk. I...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 20, 2001 at 09:37 AM, in Applications
It's coming! Just saw MacCentral article and... 597 Views / 42 Replies  
It's coming!

Just saw MacCentral article and Qualcomm said it will be out first part of 2002!
Posted by Metro, on Dec 20, 2001 at 09:21 AM, in Applications
I really hope that Qualcomm does not give up on... 597 Views / 42 Replies  
I really hope that Qualcomm does not give up on Eudora for Mac OS X. I have purchased numerous copies for myself and others for years (7 years or so) and would have no problem paying for a OS X...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 20, 2001 at 07:00 AM, in Applications
Norton Firewall Install on OS X? 295 Views / 2 Replies  
Help! I have just installed Norton Personal Firewall on my iBook in OS 9. I then upgraded it to version 1.0.2

According to Symantec this is supposed to be native compatible in OS X to install in...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 20, 2001 at 12:17 AM, in Applications
OWC has Firewire HD's that do not have a fan. It... 249 Views / 4 Replies  
OWC has Firewire HD's that do not have a fan. It is called 'OWC Mercury Elite Pro FireWire Storage'

here is the link: ...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 16, 2001 at 07:18 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Thanks for confirming that you have the problem... 287 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks for confirming that you have the problem too. I still think it is distracting especially when you are going through your TV. And since I have a G4 with monitor next to it I can see the...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 15, 2001 at 06:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Well I have been more than patient with Apple in... 287 Views / 4 Replies  
Well I have been more than patient with Apple in the past as they usually have fixed most problems at one point. But considering I paid an extra $200 for a DVD drive I really don't plan on getting -...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 14, 2001 at 09:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wide Screen DVD Display problem 287 Views / 4 Replies  
I have checked this problem out with 3 DVD's - Amadeus - Blast From the Past and Pearl Harbor.

All of these leave a grey area directly above and below the movie. I measured the areas with a...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 14, 2001 at 06:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the 600 DVD, and I could swear when I... 622 Views / 37 Replies  
I have the 600 DVD, and I could swear when I first got it, that no matter how hard I listened I could not hear anything except the occasional HD access sound.

Then 2 days later I put in more Ram...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 10, 2001 at 09:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
It sounds like the Internal is the way to go... 452 Views / 4 Replies  
It sounds like the Internal is the way to go then? I have looked around at a few resellers and have not found an Apple Internal yet. I have seen some on eBay. But if a resller has a new one for the...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 5, 2001 at 10:05 AM, in Mac Desktops
B&W G3 Modem help 452 Views / 4 Replies  
I need to put a modem on a my B&W G3 400, and wondered where I could get the internal Apple modem. Either that or I could use a US Robotics 56 k external I have. I have read on lowendmac.com about...
Posted by Metro, on Dec 5, 2001 at 06:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
That would be great if that was the case! But I... 320 Views / 5 Replies  
That would be great if that was the case! But I have not heard from anyone else that this has happened to. If there is anyone, could you let me know?

This would be a first situation with a Region...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 28, 2001 at 06:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iBook DVD Region taken 320 Views / 5 Replies  
Has anyone experienced the following?

I have a brand new iBook 600 DVD and the first day I tried 2 different DVD's (Eyes Wide Shut & Song Remains the Same). On both of these after inserting them I...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 27, 2001 at 05:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Preferences messed up from Sparks 279 Views / 0 Replies  
Almost all of my Preferences in OS X now show as SparksME preference files. I downloaded SparksME a few days ago. The Sparks icon shows on each one and it opens Sparks when you click on the...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 22, 2001 at 08:06 AM, in Mac OS X
I went ahead and picked up the 512 from Crucial... 273 Views / 14 Replies  
I went ahead and picked up the 512 from Crucial also. I called around and since many sites do not list the specs, but just the 'Buy' link I had to do some asking.

DMS had the 512 in CL3 too, they...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 20, 2001 at 01:46 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Can someone go into their Apple System Profiler... 273 Views / 14 Replies  
Can someone go into their Apple System Profiler and see whether the Apple RAM is CL-3 or CL-2?

I am in the same position and it would be nice if someone could check! Thanks.
Posted by Metro, on Nov 19, 2001 at 07:23 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Help! Apple Software Restore is messing up install 211 Views / 0 Replies  
I am about to go nuts over this one! I have been re-installing the OS on my B&W G3 400. I am partitioning my main drive into 2 partitions.I did this a few weeks ago when I installed the OS 10.1...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 16, 2001 at 10:00 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I was hoping that I could have an easy route,... 373 Views / 3 Replies  
I was hoping that I could have an easy route, because I just did a Zero all Data format and had to reinstall the original System Disc (8.6) and update up to OS 9.2.1. Then I installed OS 10.1

If I...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 16, 2001 at 10:47 AM, in Mac OS X
Changing Owners - Login and Password 373 Views / 3 Replies  
I am selling my B&W and I was wondering if there was an easy way to change my login in name and password. Do I have to do a reinstall to do this, or can I do this without having to go into the...
Posted by Metro, on Nov 16, 2001 at 07:29 AM, in Mac OS X
Lombard Trackpad Mouse Click 231 Views / 0 Replies  
My Lombard 333 Track Pad click button is a bit sticky. When I click it, it occasionally sticks or makes a click type noise. This happened on some Kensington mouses I had, so if you have had this...
Posted by Metro, on Oct 29, 2001 at 09:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Acrobat with scanner help needed! 274 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know if I can use Adobe Acrobat with a batch scanner? What I need to do is have Acrobat name each file as it comes in. I need to title each record (example - SR6423) as it is scanned.
...
Posted by Metro, on Oct 9, 2001 at 08:31 AM, in Applications
Thanks for your input. I have used Epsons printer... 373 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for your input. I have used Epsons printer software and that seems to work fine. Is there any other ideas on a scanner to go with besides the Epson and the HP?

BTW: The Epson one is called...
Posted by Metro, on Sep 16, 2001 at 07:25 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
HP vs. Epson Scanner 373 Views / 2 Replies  
I need to pick up a scanner promptly, that I can have a Auto Feeder with. So far I have really only seen 2 that seem realistic for the price. The Epson 1640 SU and the HP 7400 ScanJet.

The Epson...
Posted by Metro, on Sep 14, 2001 at 09:47 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
512 ram..CL3 only? 271 Views / 0 Replies  
After checking a few vendors out, 512 MG ram only seems to come in CL3 or 3-2-2. I checked out OWC, Techworks, and Crucial. I thought I had seen a 512 CL2 chip on Crucials site, awhile back - but not...
Posted by Metro, on Sep 9, 2001 at 08:45 AM, in Mac Desktops
iMac and Archiving (need input)! 286 Views / 0 Replies  
I am finally getting the go ahead to put an iMac into a company. (always pc's before). It will be used for Internet and for scanning Text Paper Requests.

I need to advise on the best way to scan...
Posted by Metro, on Aug 27, 2001 at 07:57 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Well what it is, is a Back-End set up that I can... 301 Views / 5 Replies  
Well what it is, is a Back-End set up that I can access online already, and I originally wanted to see if I could run it on OS X. Which it doesn't sound like I can. I can have admin rights and such...
Posted by Metro, on Jul 11, 2001 at 01:05 PM, in Mac OS X
I am assuming it would be Microsoft SQL Server. I... 301 Views / 5 Replies  
I am assuming it would be Microsoft SQL Server. I need to contact them and see. But your saying even if it is, and it is running on a Widoze Server, I can get in with what you outlined?

If so will...
Posted by Metro, on Jul 11, 2001 at 12:45 PM, in Mac OS X
Apache with ChiliSoft or IIS 301 Views / 5 Replies  
Does anyone know if I can somehow access or reside a database in Mac OS X that is in Microsoft Access that is being ported to SQL Server.

Here is the criteria I have so far.

The database has to...
Posted by Metro, on Jul 11, 2001 at 10:03 AM, in Mac OS X
GeForce2 upgrade firmware? 349 Views / 0 Replies  
I noticed awhile back a Firmware upgrade for the G4 nVidia GeForce. At the time I didn't have time, now I went back to look at Apple and they really made a mess of things with support.

Besides...
Posted by Metro, on Jul 9, 2001 at 10:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
It's looking much better! Thanks for the patch. ... 603 Views / 10 Replies  
It's looking much better! Thanks for the patch.

First I booted up in 7.5.2 then I 'Initialized' the APS HD and 'updated' the Drivers with no problem with the patched HD SC Setup.

I then...
Posted by Metro, on Jun 27, 2001 at 08:51 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Ok...Thanks for the help so far. I have gotten a... 603 Views / 10 Replies  
Ok...Thanks for the help so far. I have gotten a little closer. This is where I stand now.

I started up the 8500 with System 7.5.2 and Erased my external APS Micropolis HD. I installed System...
Posted by Metro, on Jun 26, 2001 at 01:46 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Let me see if I have this right. 1. The Disk... 603 Views / 10 Replies  
Let me see if I have this right.

1. The Disk Images on my 8500 System 8, I can't use because they do not write correctly to a floppy, because it is System 8?

2. I can't use the Disk Images...
Posted by Metro, on Jun 25, 2001 at 07:50 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Booting from System 6.0.8 to Mac Plus 603 Views / 10 Replies  
I have been trying to boot from an external HD with System 6.0.8 copied from a disk image of the System Software. Problem is it won't boot up, just a question mark? It is an APS HD with probably...
Posted by Metro, on Jun 23, 2001 at 07:48 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I agree with you, but this one just irked me this... 281 Views / 5 Replies  
I agree with you, but this one just irked me this morning.And the paper does not appear to be that big, so I thought it could do no harm.

Here is the link if anyone is irked enough to email them....
Posted by Metro, on May 29, 2001 at 08:47 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Mac being slandered 281 Views / 5 Replies  
I thought there would be interest in this article of a mother who does freelance publishing work, who bought a Mac and the writer trying to dissuade the reader from Macs. I wrote them.

Here is...
Posted by Metro, on May 29, 2001 at 08:27 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Installing Develpors Tools 229 Views / 0 Replies  
If I install the Developers Tools from the CD that came with OS X will it have any bearing on the system. I have updated OS X to 10.0.3 now, and wondered if anything would override 10.0.3 and mess...
Posted by Metro, on May 21, 2001 at 07:29 AM, in Developer Center
So OS X Chess is not a functional match then? I... 3,240 Views / 20 Replies  
So OS X Chess is not a functional match then? I am surprised that it is not a legit game as I thought it had been around for awhile. I thought that it was a game from NEXTstep OS.

Any Chess games...
Posted by Metro, on Apr 11, 2001 at 05:19 AM, in Gaming
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