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Great. So Apple should just throw away one of... 17,662 Views / 221 Replies  
Great. So Apple should just throw away one of the largest segments of the PC market? You never addressed my points about schools, either.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 2, 2004 at 04:38 PM, in Mac Desktops
Re: Back to reality 17,662 Views / 221 Replies  
I hardly consider myself a "headless zealot," but I stand by my statement about Apple pricing themselves out of the bussiness. Just this past week it was announced that Apple is the No. 2 choice...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 1, 2004 at 12:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
Whatever Apple calls this thing, it HAS to be... 17,662 Views / 221 Replies  
Whatever Apple calls this thing, it HAS to be more affordable. I personally know several people who would love to go mac but who can't afford to get even an eMac. Low-cost in today's PC market...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 26, 2004 at 08:53 PM, in Mac Desktops
The fact is that Apple is on the verge of pricing... 17,662 Views / 221 Replies  
The fact is that Apple is on the verge of pricing themselves out of business. The eMac and iBook lines are really Apple's only affordibly priced computers. And an 85 lb eMac is NOT a good computer...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 26, 2004 at 12:15 PM, in Mac Desktops
I like some of these later specs I've been... 17,662 Views / 221 Replies  
I like some of these later specs I've been seeing.

I have a few other thoughts to add on this issue as well. The headless "iMac" (or whatever, I'll call it "xMac" since someone else did) would be...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jul 25, 2004 at 09:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
What!?!? No more free download for the dev... 2,769 Views / 24 Replies  
What!?!? No more free download for the dev tools???
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 15, 2003 at 12:07 AM, in Mac OS X
Ok, your job kicks serious butt if they let you... 531 Views / 10 Replies  
Ok, your job kicks serious butt if they let you have the servers in YOUR closet!
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 12, 2003 at 10:56 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I would purchase PC100 RAM for it when you do... 410 Views / 3 Replies  
I would purchase PC100 RAM for it when you do upgrade. Some of the PC133 has problems downclocking to run at the slower bus speed.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 12, 2003 at 02:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
As much as I want an iBook rev, I would expect a... 721 Views / 5 Replies  
As much as I want an iBook rev, I would expect a G5 Xserve to be the next hardware update. Unless, of course, Apple is planning on dropping the Xserve.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 8, 2003 at 10:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the newest build, Dave. I've been... 11,534 Views / 97 Replies  
Thanks for the newest build, Dave. I've been mostly using Safari, but I think I'll be giving Camino a try after playing with it.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 5, 2003 at 08:03 PM, in Applications
Safari displaying improper formatting 345 Views / 0 Replies  
Anyone else having problems with how Safari (v85.5) displays web pages? I've encountered many, many pages recently that are horribly mangled (including MacNN now).

The underlining for links...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 5, 2003 at 07:38 PM, in Applications
I'm running 10.2.8 on a Rev B. I use it for... 729 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm running 10.2.8 on a Rev B. I use it for light web surfing and running a dictd server. For a while it was running a pennmush server, too. It's not blindingly fast, but it gets the job done.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Sep 30, 2003 at 11:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
Have you tried logging on as a different user to... 492 Views / 5 Replies  
Have you tried logging on as a different user to see if they work?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 25, 2003 at 05:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Yea, get the card. Airport in the iBook rocks,... 883 Views / 13 Replies  
Yea, get the card. Airport in the iBook rocks, no question whatsoever.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 20, 2003 at 07:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I just purchased a refurbed iBook from Apple and... 681 Views / 7 Replies  
I just purchased a refurbed iBook from Apple and have zero complaints. All the accessories were present and the machine looked like new. It may have had a minor scratch on the lid. The only thing...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Dec 19, 2002 at 09:50 AM, in Mac Desktops
...and the low-end iBook (or any of the iBooks)... 1,192 Views / 20 Replies  
...and the low-end iBook (or any of the iBooks) are already suited for the education market, so, again, no need for an e(ducation)Book.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Dec 2, 2002 at 12:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks, Mark. 734 Views / 3 Replies  
Thanks, Mark.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 28, 2002 at 10:39 PM, in Hardware Hacking
TiBook/iBook Keyboard Question 734 Views / 3 Replies  
I would like to replace the white keyboard on my iBook with the black keyboard or the TiBook. Does anyone know if the two keyboards are interchangable? I know the keycaps are, but since I want to...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 28, 2002 at 02:01 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Yep, just tried again. Same thing happened. ... 552 Views / 2 Replies  
Yep, just tried again. Same thing happened.

Ah, turned out it was a firewall issue. I had disabled web proxies on our firewall. Reenabling it solved my problem.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 16, 2002 at 05:31 PM, in Applications
iTunes 3.0.1, OS X 10.2.1, and the CDDB 552 Views / 2 Replies  
Today, I attempted to use iTunes "get CD track name" feature for the first time after updating to OS X 10.2.1. I got an error message that said "HTTP processing error." I've not been able to locate...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Oct 16, 2002 at 04:36 PM, in Applications
Poll: I will agree without question that the technical... 1,221 Views / 19 Replies  
I will agree without question that the technical specifications of these new machines are most impressive. I also agree that the El Capitan style is one of the most practical case designs of all...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 14, 2002 at 07:26 PM, in Mac Desktops
Poll: I'm sorry, but I feel the El Capitan style case... 1,221 Views / 19 Replies  
I'm sorry, but I feel the El Capitan style case peaked with the Digital Audio G4's. Ever since the Quicksilver, I've thought the PM's looked like crap.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Aug 13, 2002 at 06:05 PM, in Mac Desktops
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Yes but...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 16, 2002 at 01:11 PM, in Mac Desktops
I would also be wondering if it might be stolen. 534 Views / 12 Replies  
I would also be wondering if it might be stolen.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 16, 2002 at 11:34 AM, in Mac Desktops
My main Mac is a G4/533 DP. OS X stinkin' flies... 626 Views / 23 Replies  
My main Mac is a G4/533 DP. OS X stinkin' flies on that beast. Seriously, though, X is not slow on that Rev. B iMac. Like I said, though, I'm not really doing anything major on it. Light web...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jun 1, 2002 at 07:50 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm running OS X 10.1.4 on a Rev. B. with 160 MB... 626 Views / 23 Replies  
I'm running OS X 10.1.4 on a Rev. B. with 160 MB of RAM and it's pretty quick. Granted, I'm not running any major apps like iMovie or Photoshop on it, though. I did install the developer's tools...
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 22, 2002 at 08:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
Changing the AppleMenu Icon 349 Views / 1 Replies  
Could someone tell me how to change the icon of the Applemenu in OS X 10.1.4?

Thanks for your help.
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 20, 2002 at 12:12 PM, in Applications
Upgrading PB 3400 CD-Drive 422 Views / 0 Replies  
This is an odd question and I haven't been able to find any information relating to it on the 'net.

I have a PB 3400 with the original 6x CD expansion module. I'm wondering if I can replace the...
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 19, 2002 at 10:43 PM, in Hardware Hacking
PB 3400 6x CD module and CDRW's 313 Views / 0 Replies  
Does anyone know if the 6x CDROM module for the 3400 supports reading CDRW's?
Posted by TheDoctor, on May 7, 2002 at 05:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Actually, two smaller monitors will give you more... 717 Views / 21 Replies  
Actually, two smaller monitors will give you more actual area than one large display.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Mar 4, 2002 at 11:30 AM, in Mac Desktops
I wish I had OSX to try that. 509 Views / 14 Replies  
I wish I had OSX to try that.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 09:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
I hope so. 509 Views / 14 Replies  
I hope so.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 09:02 AM, in Mac Desktops
Yep, done that. No joy. 509 Views / 14 Replies  
Yep, done that. No joy.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 19, 2002 at 09:01 AM, in Mac Desktops
Still having this problem. Any suggestions? 509 Views / 14 Replies  
Still having this problem.

Any suggestions?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 18, 2002 at 02:52 PM, in Mac Desktops
Well, I did have VPC. I tried making the changes... 509 Views / 14 Replies  
Well, I did have VPC. I tried making the changes you suggested and it didn't work. So, I uninstalled VPC and the problem still remains.

Hmmm...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 15, 2002 at 10:21 AM, in Mac Desktops
That's interesting. I hadn't heard of that... 509 Views / 14 Replies  
That's interesting. I hadn't heard of that before. I'll give it a shot.

Didn't do anything.

[ 02-14-2002: Message edited by: TheDoctor ]
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 12:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
lol 509 Views / 14 Replies  
lol
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 12:02 PM, in Mac Desktops
G4 and Startup Screen Resolution 509 Views / 14 Replies  
This one is driving me nuts!

After zapping the PRAM my G4/533DP (running OS 9.2.2) insists on starting up with the screen resolution set to 640 x 480. However, as soon as the Apple ethernet...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Feb 14, 2002 at 11:41 AM, in Mac Desktops
I would have to say the SE/30, the 6100, and the... 1,826 Views / 107 Replies  
I would have to say the SE/30, the 6100, and the G4 533/DP.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Jan 25, 2002 at 03:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
On the original topic, 128 MB simms can be used... 776 Views / 9 Replies  
On the original topic, 128 MB simms can be used for a total of 264 MB.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 29, 2001 at 11:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
Contact me via email, mattstoton. We'll work out... 415 Views / 8 Replies  
Contact me via email, mattstoton. We'll work out the details.
jrb1537@yahoo.com
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 20, 2001 at 10:42 AM, in Marketplace
I wouldn't go under $150 for the G3 card by... 415 Views / 8 Replies  
I wouldn't go under $150 for the G3 card by itself. I'll have to let you know, though, as someone else has expressed an interest in it.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 16, 2001 at 08:20 AM, in Marketplace
Priced reduced to $200 + shipping. 415 Views / 8 Replies  
Priced reduced to $200 + shipping.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 15, 2001 at 08:38 PM, in Marketplace
Thanks for the offer, but it's worth a little... 415 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks for the offer, but it's worth a little more than that, especially with the A/V card.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 15, 2001 at 04:57 PM, in Marketplace
FS: Sonnett Crescendo G3 Nubus 266/1MB & A/V Card 415 Views / 8 Replies  
Sonnett Tech. Crescendo G3 Nubus 266/1MB card. It will work in any of
the x1xx series of PowerMacs but requires an adaptor to use a video
card in anything but the 61xx's. Installation is pretty...
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 14, 2001 at 12:02 PM, in Marketplace
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take... 688 Views / 4 Replies  
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take up?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 10:00 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take... 359 Views / 4 Replies  
25 days?!?! Wow! How much space does that take up?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 10:00 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
I've discovered one mp3 that I cannot get iTunes... 381 Views / 22 Replies  
I've discovered one mp3 that I cannot get iTunes 2 to accept. It will not let me drag it into the library or into a playlist. QT 5 plays the mp3 just fine, though.

Any thoughts?
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 9, 2001 at 09:58 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
The only way I know of to get true surround sound... 421 Views / 1 Replies  
The only way I know of to get true surround sound out of a Mac is to use this: http://www.yamaha.com/yec/cavit/ . I've heard that they work rather well.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 7, 2001 at 08:54 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I've had a DP533 since February and I've loved... 462 Views / 8 Replies  
I've had a DP533 since February and I've loved every minute of it. It's fast and stable and will really fly once I get OS X 10.1.
Posted by TheDoctor, on Nov 1, 2001 at 04:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
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