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Office 2004 is a pile of Dog Crap! I support... 740 Views / 12 Replies  
Office 2004 is a pile of Dog Crap!
I support about 300 Macs. After a few office 2004 upgrades and the amount of problems they caused, we stopped support for Office 2004.
Posted by BobK, on May 12, 2005 at 10:53 AM, in Applications
Mac equivalent of Tera Term/HyperTerminal 9,775 Views / 1 Replies  
I work on a large network. Right now I use a Tablet PC, with a USB to serial adapter to connect to the serial/consol port on various network devices- Extreme Networks, Cisco, Nortel, 3Com. I use...
Posted by BobK, on May 12, 2005 at 10:37 AM, in Applications
door stop! 2,079 Views / 27 Replies  
door stop!
Posted by BobK, on Mar 3, 2005 at 11:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Which Powermac for me? 848 Views / 8 Replies  
GarageSale? Hmm, That made me chuckle!
Posted by BobK, on Feb 14, 2005 at 04:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
pci fan 474 Views / 2 Replies  
i brought pci slot fans on ebay, they seem to work great.
i think they were 3 bucks each.
Posted by BobK, on Feb 3, 2005 at 11:27 AM, in Mac Desktops
WOW 407 Views / 3 Replies  
WOW
Posted by BobK, on Jan 3, 2005 at 07:17 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
SIRIUS Satellite Radio and Mac 311 Views / 0 Replies  
I received a SIRIUS Satellite Radio for Xmas. Is there any way to record it on to my Mac? Has anyone done this? If yes whast did you use?
Posted by BobK, on Jan 3, 2005 at 10:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
CrapUSA is the worst 2,971 Views / 38 Replies  
CrapUSA is the worst- I don't know where CrapUSA finds their techs but they seem to have a pipeline straight to the worst techs in the world. I get calls all the time to help people with there...
Posted by BobK, on Dec 30, 2004 at 10:03 AM, in Mac Desktops
Thanks 343 Views / 4 Replies  
That's for pointing me in the right direction. If you can figure out the name of the client you use please post it.
Thanks again,
Bob
Posted by BobK, on Dec 15, 2004 at 08:40 AM, in Networking
Mac spoffing 877 Views / 32 Replies  
MAC address spoofing is VERY easy on an unsecure wireless network. All you need is a packet sniffer. It is a simple Regkey in winblows.
Posted by BobK, on Dec 14, 2004 at 10:52 AM, in Networking
Remote controlling a PC 343 Views / 4 Replies  
Hello, I work at a medical research facility, we are about 60/40 windows/mac.
There are several "windows only" apps that are needed by the staff. We currently use virtual PC for mac users. I must...
Posted by BobK, on Dec 14, 2004 at 10:13 AM, in Networking
WTF, would anyone use windows? 1,674 Views / 13 Replies  
WTF, would anyone use windows?
Don't get it!
Posted by BobK, on Dec 14, 2004 at 09:58 AM, in Mac Desktops
Poll: My wife had a 12" powerbook. The thing fell apart... 7,044 Views / 41 Replies  
My wife had a 12" powerbook. The thing fell apart after 2 years. We paid 2 grand for it new. The drive went first. I expect this to happen in a laptop, no big deal. Then the track pad started acting...
Posted by BobK, on May 14, 2004 at 05:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
These should be banned from planes. 7,535 Views / 68 Replies  
These should be banned from planes.
Posted by BobK, on Mar 29, 2004 at 08:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Who would spend money on a Cube? 5,323 Views / 24 Replies  
Who would spend money on a Cube?
Posted by BobK, on Mar 29, 2004 at 08:41 AM, in Mac Desktops
IME, when it a drive starts making clicking or... 474 Views / 9 Replies  
IME, when it a drive starts making clicking or hard grinding noises, it is going to die. No software will fix it. Noise means there is a physical problem. Physical can not be over come with software....
Posted by BobK, on Feb 12, 2004 at 07:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
put your 10.2 disk and do a clean install. Select... 377 Views / 4 Replies  
put your 10.2 disk and do a clean install. Select perserve users and groups.
This has worked great for me. Do it to hosed 10.2 atleast once a month.
I would move to 10.3 anyway.
Posted by BobK, on Nov 14, 2003 at 11:13 AM, in Mac Desktops
What kind of RAM do you have? We have a Dual... 483 Views / 6 Replies  
What kind of RAM do you have?
We have a Dual 1.42 that will only run on the ram from Apple. We have tried 3 other brands and when the 3rd party ram is in there, same problems you are talking about.
Posted by BobK, on Nov 6, 2003 at 10:44 AM, in Mac Desktops
The X-server is LOUD! They are fast and great, no... 636 Views / 7 Replies  
The X-server is LOUD! They are fast and great, no way I could work in the same room with it.
We had ours up here for configuration and it drove everyone out.
IF it needs to be in the around anyone,...
Posted by BobK, on Oct 30, 2003 at 11:44 AM, in Mac Desktops
windows file sharing 352 Views / 1 Replies  
Windows file sharing…
Background: About 500 windows machines (PC’s) and 400 Macs. The Pc’s are all joined to a domain.
I have an x-server I use for file sharing, on the mac side running 10.2.8.. ...
Posted by BobK, on Oct 30, 2003 at 11:09 AM, in Mac Desktops
Have you ever tried to Multi-task on a windows... 1,136 Views / 14 Replies  
Have you ever tried to Multi-task on a windows machine?
We had a set up here where a co-worker rendered a 3d file that file took 2 days to render, (This is on a dual 800 G4) While the file rendered...
Posted by BobK, on Oct 30, 2003 at 09:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
This is clearly not the dumbest question I have... 590 Views / 7 Replies  
This is clearly not the dumbest question I have read. So I gotta say I am a little disappointed.
Posted by BobK, on Oct 24, 2003 at 04:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
Laser printer 293 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello, I need a "networkable" light duty laser printer.
Small lab network, 3 iMacs(all 10.2.8) and one PieceOShit(win 98),
We had an HP 1200, it was such a hunk of junk I will not buy another one....
Posted by BobK, on Oct 6, 2003 at 04:19 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
"LOST" - LOL! Right now there is a Airborne... 550 Views / 3 Replies  
"LOST" - LOL!
Right now there is a Airborne driver enjoying the fastest personal computer in the world...
I guess it would be a hudge temptation to see that box and leave it alone.
Posted by BobK, on Sep 30, 2003 at 10:51 AM, in Mac Desktops
"Does too few USB ports count? My Dell has 4, my... 1,880 Views / 28 Replies  
"Does too few USB ports count? My Dell has 4, my G5 has 3. When I plug in my wireless mouse, printer, and my digital camera's card reader, there are none left for anything else."

Just buy a damm...
Posted by BobK, on Sep 26, 2003 at 09:15 AM, in Mac Desktops
I would do the same. Switch my desktop(933 G4... 774 Views / 6 Replies  
I would do the same. Switch my desktop(933 G4 maxed out.) for a 12" laptop.
The thing that stops me is the video card in the laptop.
A " NVIDIA GeForce FX Go 5200 (32MB DDR)"
It is just not enough...
Posted by BobK, on Sep 26, 2003 at 09:09 AM, in Mac Desktops
Hate is not strong enough of a word. 2,061 Views / 40 Replies  
Hate is not strong enough of a word.

Here at work we just ordered a $10,000, G5 dulie for a Doc, maxed out with 23" cinema display. Wow!
10 Grand for a computer.......
Posted by BobK, on Sep 19, 2003 at 09:53 AM, in Mac Desktops
I DO!, feel real proud that is.... You need to... 2,452 Views / 68 Replies  
I DO!, feel real proud that is....
You need to loosen up.
I was having a little fun breaking your b*lls.

By the way I am on my G5 that I picked up at the store before your preorder. The Apple...
Posted by BobK, on Sep 4, 2003 at 12:26 AM, in Mac Desktops
Yeah, I think Apple does hate you. They told me... 2,452 Views / 68 Replies  
Yeah, I think Apple does hate you.
They told me that they are out to ruin your life.
Oh, you dont have one to ruin.
Posted by BobK, on Sep 2, 2003 at 02:10 PM, in Mac Desktops
RUMMA This would be head line news on all the... 2,579 Views / 26 Replies  
RUMMA
This would be head line news on all the networks if it were true, all the microsuck-ups would be on this.
Posted by BobK, on Aug 26, 2003 at 07:03 PM, in Mac Desktops
It would look better at my house. 2,445 Views / 14 Replies  
It would look better at my house.
Posted by BobK, on Aug 26, 2003 at 03:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
We had one set up in an office with 3 people. It... 1,002 Views / 17 Replies  
We had one set up in an office with 3 people. It was sooooo.. loud we moved it out. If you can keep it in another room, I say go for it.

Please post some pictures of your rack.
Posted by BobK, on Aug 20, 2003 at 09:22 AM, in Mac Desktops
this thread isnt about buying a G5 versus... 4,353 Views / 38 Replies  
this thread isnt about buying a G5 versus upgrading a G3. it is about people still using their G3's, so dont be ignorant and start a flame war. If you dont have a G3 and dont want one, why the hell...
Posted by BobK, on Aug 18, 2003 at 10:24 AM, in Mac Desktops
You are missing my piont, if it is a $200 machine... 4,353 Views / 38 Replies  
You are missing my piont, if it is a $200 machine and works for what you need "DNS, POP, SMTP, httpd, ftp, and ssh" why put more money into it?
That is all I am saying. I am not saying to toss it...
Posted by BobK, on Aug 13, 2003 at 05:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
Sorry, I can’t see why anyone would buy a G5 and... 4,353 Views / 38 Replies  
Sorry, I can’t see why anyone would buy a G5 and want to use anything else.....

Why dump more into her when she is sitting next too a G5?
Spend the money on some RAM, a bigger FP Display,...
Posted by BobK, on Aug 13, 2003 at 05:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
If it is so sweet in the windows world, Why are... 992 Views / 21 Replies  
If it is so sweet in the windows world, Why are you at MacNN?
I dont spend my time reading windows sites. I know windows sucks.
How is that lovesan feeling today?
Posted by BobK, on Aug 13, 2003 at 10:07 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Also, refering to your computer as "her" or "she"... 4,353 Views / 38 Replies  
Also, refering to your computer as "her" or "she" is just plain stupid.
Posted by BobK, on Aug 13, 2003 at 10:03 AM, in Mac Desktops
the best upgrade will be shipped at the end of... 4,353 Views / 38 Replies  
the best upgrade will be shipped at the end of the month.
Don't dump any more money into it.
I know I am a jerk and you cant afford a new machine.Blah, blah.
Spending money on a machine with a...
Posted by BobK, on Aug 13, 2003 at 10:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
YOYMORON 992 Views / 21 Replies  
Apple needs to eather lower prices:

You eather need to get a spell check or learn to spell!
Posted by BobK, on Aug 12, 2003 at 11:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
How to get...... 537 Views / 6 Replies  
how to get an Apple Power Mac G5 Dual 2GHZ for only $300US, GUARENTEED!
I will tell you how to give me 3.95.....
Posted by BobK, on Aug 12, 2003 at 09:53 AM, in Mac Desktops
AAssassyN 2,196 Views / 73 Replies  
After reading your post again, you must have 20 grand worth of stuff.
Must be nice.
Posted by BobK, on Aug 6, 2003 at 10:15 AM, in Mac Desktops
Just take one of each... 2,196 Views / 73 Replies  
How does a college student afford what AssassyN has?
WOW! Quite the setup!
Posted by BobK, on Aug 6, 2003 at 10:10 AM, in Mac Desktops
Faster 1,611 Views / 16 Replies  
All I need is more speed and more Vram- Don't care about the rest.
Posted by BobK, on Jul 30, 2003 at 06:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
toshitba 664 Views / 0 Replies  
Hey, I just saw my first 17" toshitba laptop here at work.
It looks like a blue ALTOID tin. Really it is ULGY. Also comes plastered with all kinds of ads.
It is also heavy, feels like my old G3...
Posted by BobK, on Jul 30, 2003 at 06:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I vote troll 1,343 Views / 26 Replies  
Based on my years of experience, I think the AMD is know more ram then G4 +1 or the new /old G5 is equal to apple2e and dells with AMD 3. With a ram chip a big AMD Ram chip.
So apple is not tell the...
Posted by BobK, on Jul 24, 2003 at 05:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
The deal.. 2,673 Views / 38 Replies  
I made a deal with my friend John, " that if I ever go to crapUSA again, he is to kick me in the balls as hard as he can"
Balls are still safe.
Now that there are 2 Apple stores in the Metro Denver...
Posted by BobK, on Jul 8, 2003 at 10:17 AM, in Mac Desktops
G6, When can we expect it? 508 Views / 3 Replies  
In the spirt of bitching and moaning about when the next "thing" will come out and how I should wait until the next big "thing" to upgrade I thought I would "open the bitching season" about the G6....
Posted by BobK, on Jul 3, 2003 at 10:54 AM, in Mac Desktops
NOOOOOOOOO! 2,060 Views / 30 Replies  
No more of this unexpandable crap!
We have enough of a consumer line. Give us new F*A*S*T pro-machines!
I my opinion this is the area of the market where people are waiting to upgrade. Pro's keep...
Posted by BobK, on May 21, 2003 at 10:04 AM, in Mac Desktops
you typed organ 361 Views / 3 Replies  
Quit telling us about your organ.
Posted by BobK, on May 9, 2003 at 09:28 AM, in Mac Desktops
Agree 2,449 Views / 17 Replies  
Hook up a VGA monitor and check the readings.
Posted by BobK, on May 2, 2003 at 10:18 AM, in Mac Desktops
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