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Still whining 2,267 Views / 34 Replies  
I just received my W8614 MBP this week and it's whining. The whine sounds EXACTLY like my older 1.5Ghz PB made whenever I ran Dreamweaver MX 2004 (never noticed it on any other programs, even DW 8)....
Posted by davcomp, on Apr 11, 2006 at 01:40 PM, in Mac Notebooks
WTB: USED iBooks! 235 Views / 0 Replies  
I am looking for two iBooks to buy for my parents and grandparents this Christmas. I am looking to pay around $500 each, so please send me your offers. awdavids@gmail.com Thanks everyone!
Posted by davcomp, on Nov 11, 2005 at 08:49 PM, in Marketplace
Identify a font - Help? 443 Views / 2 Replies  
Hey everyone, I have given up on trying to clean up a logo a client gave me. I need to re-create it from scratch, but I cannot find the correct font.

Here is the logo:...
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 24, 2004 at 01:37 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
That's about where my knowledge of their needs... 497 Views / 9 Replies  
That's about where my knowledge of their needs stops. The professor left a note with his secretary saying what he wanted me to start working on a document server... Nothing much else. He's out of...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 01:07 PM, in Applications
They want basically a fileserver with check... 497 Views / 9 Replies  
They want basically a fileserver with check in/out, backup, etc. I used MaxPower's freshmeat search link posted above and found a few things. I am attempting to install 10.2 on the machine now, so...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 01:02 PM, in Applications
It is a 17" LCD. I have discovered I am not the... 454 Views / 3 Replies  
It is a 17" LCD. I have discovered I am not the only one with this problem. I called Apple this morning and all they said was they are aware of it and working on it. They suggested getting a KVM...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 11:18 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
It is a 17" LCD. I have discovered I am not the... 571 Views / 2 Replies  
It is a 17" LCD. I have discovered I am not the only one with this problem. I called Apple this morning and all they said was they are aware of it and working on it. They suggested getting a KVM...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 11:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Document Server - How? What software? 497 Views / 9 Replies  
I have been instructed at work to make a document server out of an old B&W G3. Unfortunatley, I was given no instruction other than "if you need software we'll buy it". Does anyone else have any...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 10:50 AM, in Applications
That helped it out a lot, but it is still not... 454 Views / 3 Replies  
That helped it out a lot, but it is still not quite right for some reason. The settings are the same on both laptops, I don't get it...
Posted by davcomp, on May 26, 2004 at 12:12 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
1.5Ghz AlBook and 17" External LCD 454 Views / 3 Replies  
I am having a prolem with my new Al 15" 1.5Ghz powerbook and my external 17" display. On the 17" there is a weird "white haze" around the text. Almost like the text in the menu for example has a...
Posted by davcomp, on May 25, 2004 at 11:24 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
15" 1.5Ghz External Display Issues 571 Views / 2 Replies  
I am having a prolem with my new Al 15" 1.5Ghz powerbook and my external 17" display. On the 17" there is a weird "white haze" around the text. Almost like the text in the menu for example has a...
Posted by davcomp, on May 25, 2004 at 11:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just received my 15" 1.5Ghz Al PB today and the... 896 Views / 14 Replies  
I just received my 15" 1.5Ghz Al PB today and the edges are slighty curved, not straight like others I have seen. I'm not sure if this is unique to the latest PB's or not, but mine certainly isn't...
Posted by davcomp, on May 24, 2004 at 02:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
How does one go about locking the Dock? That... 530 Views / 10 Replies  
How does one go about locking the Dock? That would be a great solution!
Posted by davcomp, on May 19, 2004 at 10:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
AOL, MSN? Need easy to use ISP 530 Views / 10 Replies  
Hey all,

My 63 year old aunt is buying my old TiBook and wants to use the Internet. 56k modem is her only option, so I was wondering if MSN or AOL would be good. Since they are more "soft" when...
Posted by davcomp, on May 19, 2004 at 07:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Decisions, Decisions... ... 719 Views / 7 Replies  
Decisions, Decisions...

http://ladd.dyndns.org/xbench/merge.xhtml?doc1=66062&doc2=63236
Posted by davcomp, on May 18, 2004 at 12:49 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ti 800Mhz vs. Al 1.5Ghz 719 Views / 7 Replies  
Before anyone says... I tried searching for this topic before posting, but didn't find anything. Moving on...

I have an 800Mhz TiBook with a 1gig of RAM. I am wondering how it compares to the...
Posted by davcomp, on May 18, 2004 at 11:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iTunes, slow switching between songs? 589 Views / 1 Replies  
I know there is another topic similiar to this, but my problem is different...

Since installing Panther and iTunes 4.1, I am experiencing 1-3 seconds of delay while switching between songs. It is...
Posted by davcomp, on Nov 12, 2003 at 09:51 PM, in Applications
That is exactly what I thought, but not the case.... 846 Views / 9 Replies  
That is exactly what I thought, but not the case. :-(
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 20, 2003 at 06:05 PM, in Mac OS X
:p Surely SOMEONE else out there has... 846 Views / 9 Replies  
:p

Surely SOMEONE else out there has experienced this...
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 20, 2003 at 03:45 PM, in Mac OS X
I definitely prefer the red as well! I don't... 846 Views / 9 Replies  
I definitely prefer the red as well!

I don't really understand what is causing it. I've never installed any skinning software or custom icons on this fresh new install of 10.2, and still I have...
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 20, 2003 at 11:51 AM, in Mac OS X
Here you go... ... 846 Views / 9 Replies  
Here you go...

http://www.davcomp.com/weirdbrown.jpg

I put Acrobat Reader next to it so you could see that red is still in fact displaying.

I opened the Mail.app package, found the badges...
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 20, 2003 at 11:01 AM, in Mac OS X
Mail, iChat icon badge turning brown and orange? 846 Views / 9 Replies  
This has happened before, and it went away on its own, and I am completely stumped. The little red badges for the Mail and iChat icons in the dock, which are normally red, have turned a brown orange...
Posted by davcomp, on Jun 20, 2003 at 04:06 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: FS 19" Trinitron CRT 357 Views / 3 Replies  
What resolutions does it support?
Posted by davcomp, on Apr 15, 2003 at 12:18 PM, in Marketplace
Yeah, it wasn't just layout. My site's layout is... 830 Views / 16 Replies  
Yeah, it wasn't just layout. My site's layout is made up of a lot of images. So, when he copied my layout he took my images exactly, directly copied them. That I know is illegal, had he mimicked...
Posted by davcomp, on Mar 24, 2003 at 06:51 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I might just do that. No point on wasting time... 830 Views / 16 Replies  
I might just do that. No point on wasting time or money on 16yr olds with no creative ability of their own. But I also just discovered he is taking some of the images from my servers still,...
Posted by davcomp, on Mar 24, 2003 at 03:27 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
A lot of hard work, thought, and energy went into... 830 Views / 16 Replies  
A lot of hard work, thought, and energy went into creating that site to be a personal expression of me. To have someone rip it off and rebrand it as their own hurts and angers me. That website was...
Posted by davcomp, on Mar 24, 2003 at 03:05 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Correction 830 Views / 16 Replies  
I could technically sue him for copyright violation. Although yes it might be expensive. However, further investigation showed he is only 16yrs old. So, I'm hoping an official looking letter from...
Posted by davcomp, on Mar 24, 2003 at 02:27 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
COPYRIGHT VIOLATION .Mac Member 830 Views / 16 Replies  
I have discovered that a .Mac user has basically stolen my entire website, graphics, right down to the text. I called Apple and they said they could not do anything about it. I have asked the...
Posted by davcomp, on Mar 24, 2003 at 01:39 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
It is a bad video card I bet. My 800Mhz TiBook... 1,541 Views / 16 Replies  
It is a bad video card I bet. My 800Mhz TiBook did the same types of things when I first got it. Apple sent it back with a new logic board (because it contains the video card) and it worked fine. ...
Posted by davcomp, on Jan 12, 2003 at 06:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
HOLD up 1,177 Views / 21 Replies  
Wait a second everyone. When the 800Mhz first came out I recieved one from a seller, mrj2002 or something like that. I got it exactly as described. 800Mhz, 512megs, 40gig HD, blah blah blah. ...
Posted by davcomp, on Dec 24, 2002 at 09:45 AM, in Mac Notebooks
VPN 423 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey, I've been watching your thread for a couple of days now. Since no one has responded I think I might have some advice. I go to Purdue, who also uses VPN for their wireless networks. I know the...
Posted by davcomp, on Nov 25, 2002 at 03:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iSync, Sony Clie, Advice!! 888 Views / 3 Replies  
Hey all,

I have a Casio EM-500 and PocketMac. It works fine for syncing with entourage, but I want something that is compatible with iSync. So, I would like to buy a Palm, however I feel only a...
Posted by davcomp, on Sep 30, 2002 at 05:56 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
One of my friends pointed the thread on Ars out... 759 Views / 10 Replies  
One of my friends pointed the thread on Ars out to me earlier, and yes, it does work! My Powerbook now gets reception in many places where it previously didn't.

Don't ask me how or why this...
Posted by davcomp, on Sep 25, 2002 at 03:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I agree... 696 Views / 6 Replies  
I absolutely agree that Tablet PC's will fail miserably. All most of them are are laptops with flip/fold around screens that allow pen in put. Have any of you actually used handwriting recognition...
Posted by davcomp, on Sep 7, 2002 at 04:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I called Apple this morning and they have no idea... 661 Views / 7 Replies  
I called Apple this morning and they have no idea what the problem is either since the Video Ram checked out fine! I am sending it off to them tomorrow and they are going to take care of it or...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 15, 2002 at 06:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Hasn't anyone had a problem like this before? I... 661 Views / 7 Replies  
Hasn't anyone had a problem like this before? I need help really badly, anyone have anymore suggestions? I have reformatted and done software restores, and nothing at all worked. Any advice, from...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 14, 2002 at 11:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I also installed the ATI update, but still no... 661 Views / 7 Replies  
I also installed the ATI update, but still no solution. What is wrong with this thing!?
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 14, 2002 at 08:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Powerbook 800 DVI Video problems!! 661 Views / 7 Replies  
I forgot to mention that whenever I use dock maginification the names above the icons leave weird video artifacts. Please help, it is very annoying and constricting.
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 14, 2002 at 08:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook 800 DVI Video problems!! 661 Views / 7 Replies  
I just got a new powerbook and it is doing all sorts of weird things. Whenever I move a window of ANY program more than an inch or so on the screen the whole computer freezes. The visualizer in...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 14, 2002 at 08:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes, that is probably what I am going to do. We... 525 Views / 3 Replies  
Yes, that is probably what I am going to do. We have Farm Bureau Ins and my parents have an excellent homeowner's policy. They've had good service. That looks like my best bet, plus they are local...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 9, 2002 at 11:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook Insurance 525 Views / 3 Replies  
Where is the best place to have my powerbook insured? My homeowner's insurance will cover it for an extra premium, but how good will that actually do? Should I go with safeware, applecare, etc? ...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 9, 2002 at 11:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I've had several terrible experiences with... 1,333 Views / 24 Replies  
I've had several terrible experiences with Apple's phone customer service as well. The worst was when my headphone port wasn't sending bass out at all, every other sound was fine, but absolutely no...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 9, 2002 at 11:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow, thanks a bunch. I can't test it yet, but I... 4,741 Views / 11 Replies  
Wow, thanks a bunch. I can't test it yet, but I do have an extra 64 megs for my iBook laying around somewhere at home. I'll find it and test that. Hopefully all I need to to is replace the ram who...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 7, 2002 at 04:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My iBook has the original body style. It is a... 4,741 Views / 11 Replies  
My iBook has the original body style. It is a Rev. B though. This morning I completely reassembled it and still no tones/beeps and the screen doesn't come on at all. I found out my homeowners...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 7, 2002 at 01:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
OH NO Spilled Coke Into iBook! 4,741 Views / 11 Replies  
I spilled coke (a very little bit) into my iBook today. I immediately turned it off, removed the keyboard, let it drain, cleaned the coke out of the computer. I turned it back on and it worked fine...
Posted by davcomp, on Aug 6, 2002 at 10:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Case Solution for my PB G4 474 Views / 1 Replies  
Hello again everyone, this time a different question...

I am now looking at cases for my new Powerbook g4 (now named Ensu). Ideally, I would like a hard case, briefcase type of thing to carry the...
Posted by davcomp, on Jul 30, 2002 at 12:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Merits of Keyboard Cover? 577 Views / 7 Replies  
Hello everyone. I just purchased a TiBook and have noticed the keys rubbing on the screen. So far, it has just been oil from my fingers and is easily removed, but I am worried that once school...
Posted by davcomp, on Jul 29, 2002 at 03:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva,... 412 Views / 8 Replies  
</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="1" face="Geneva, Verdana, Arial, sans-serif">Originally posted by Todd Corzett:...
Posted by davcomp, on Jul 26, 2002 at 08:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sorry! You're right, it is $3,007. I was... 412 Views / 8 Replies  
Sorry! You're right, it is $3,007. I was thinking this was the highest end one. I apologize!
Posted by davcomp, on Jul 26, 2002 at 07:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Where can I get this model for $2,999? This is... 412 Views / 8 Replies  
Where can I get this model for $2,999? This is the 512mb of ram (single chip) model? On the education store from Apple it is listed as $3,571? Thanks for your help and advice though! I would...
Posted by davcomp, on Jul 26, 2002 at 07:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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