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Is there any way to 'touch' the files to modify... 1,321 Views / 27 Replies  
Is there any way to 'touch' the files to modify the "date added" date? The whole thing that makes stacks useful for downloads (for me) is that it puts the last download at the top. Simply changing...
Posted by phrenzy, on Nov 12, 2007 at 03:50 PM, in GUI Customization
Black Background And White Text In Finder Window? 1,046 Views / 2 Replies  
Is it possible? I can't believe apple hasn't fixed this simple issue. If you set your finder window to black, the text is invisible. :(
Posted by phrenzy, on May 17, 2007 at 04:24 PM, in GUI Customization
Snivlers 1,721 Views / 42 Replies  
While it may not be Apple's OBLIGATION to allow re-downloading of purchased content at a higher resolution, it certainly does not make me want to buy anything from them now.

Don't try to compare...
Posted by phrenzy, on Sep 20, 2006 at 02:32 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Please please please point me to where I can... 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Please please please point me to where I can download those System 7 style icons! I couldn't find them in any of your links.. Thanks!
Posted by phrenzy, on Mar 27, 2006 at 05:15 AM, in GUI Customization
Black Backgrounds In Finder Windows 676 Views / 1 Replies  
Gahhh - This has pissed me off to no end since OS X came out! Why, oh why, don't they invert the text colors (make them white) when you set a finder window background to be BLACK! iPhoto does...
Posted by phrenzy, on Aug 26, 2005 at 03:15 PM, in GUI Customization
Thanks for the update bbx! Regardless of what... 7,008 Views / 75 Replies  
Thanks for the update bbx! Regardless of what has been state, or even what state of completion Omega is in - just based on what you have shown so far, you are an amazing artist.

You know, if...
Posted by phrenzy, on Aug 26, 2005 at 03:12 PM, in GUI Customization
If Apple didn't want OS X to run on Intel boxes... 3,217 Views / 66 Replies  
If Apple didn't want OS X to run on Intel boxes than they should have stuck w/ the PPC or found some other non-intel processor. It is idiotic to think that people will not find a way to get X to...
Posted by phrenzy, on Aug 10, 2005 at 09:34 PM, in Mac OS X
Can I Recover DMG Files From Erased HD? 501 Views / 1 Replies  
Hey all..

Well... :brick:

I was having problem w/ Tiger (installed on my 20gb HD) so I backed up all my important stuff to my 'backup' drive (120 gig) and proceeded to 'erase and install'...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jul 27, 2005 at 08:03 AM, in Mac OS X
No. They won't. I guess "security" trumps... 3,323 Views / 59 Replies  
No. They won't. I guess "security" trumps everything. Maybe macs should REQUIRE retina scans before they boot up. Oh, I love how having a proper FTP client from the OS is something is linked to...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jul 1, 2005 at 03:23 PM, in Mac OS X
The apple apologists in this thread have really... 3,323 Views / 59 Replies  
The apple apologists in this thread have really outdone themselves.

What's next - "No no no! We can't support word .doc files!! - The format is inferior to... whatever"

I swear, people will...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 30, 2005 at 07:10 PM, in Mac OS X
The problem is, at the very least, developers... 1,009 Views / 17 Replies  
The problem is, at the very least, developers will have virtually NO incentive to 'macify' their apps. They will be able to virtually liquidate their entire Mac OS dev teams with the realization...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 7, 2005 at 08:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Umm, did you miss the post-keynote interview... 1,009 Views / 17 Replies  
Umm, did you miss the post-keynote interview where a spokesman made it clear that they WOULD allow windows to run on the new Mactel platform?
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 6, 2005 at 09:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
What Incentive For Developers To Make 'OS X' X86 Binaries? 1,009 Views / 17 Replies  
I really don't have a problem w/ the CPU switch except for this:

We all know how developers already have to be begged and pleaded with to support OS X. They sometimes relent, having no other...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 6, 2005 at 06:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Give me a break. For mp3s? I used to play MP3s... 12,502 Views / 74 Replies  
Give me a break. For mp3s? I used to play MP3s using 'MacAmp' on my fricking 90 mhz 7200 601 PPC and it didn't break a sweat. A g3/233 is plenty fast. Simply playing an mp3 should not bring any...
Posted by phrenzy, on May 2, 2005 at 04:21 AM, in Applications
PithHelmet 13,038 Views / 241 Replies  
Is it possible that Pith Helmet and SAFT could be slowing down safari 1.3? Has anybody noticed it? I'm just wondering if Pith Helmet's 'extra' filtering steps might actually end up causing a delay...
Posted by phrenzy, on Apr 18, 2005 at 03:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Oh my ****ing god - I'll never forget when my... 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Oh my ****ing god - I'll never forget when my friend showed that 'movie' ! The unbelievably cheap curly plastic/rubber hand coming out of the sun roof at the end waving 'bye' to everybody - I was...
Posted by phrenzy, on Nov 30, 2004 at 01:40 AM, in GUI Customization
iChat Adium Theme? 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Hey esXXI - could you point me to where I could get the iChat style bubbles theme you are running in Adium - I can't find one anywhere!

Or if you have time you could just mail it to...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 27, 2004 at 03:25 AM, in GUI Customization
Even in icon view - if you set the 'color' of the... 990 Views / 4 Replies  
Even in icon view - if you set the 'color' of the finder window to black - the text in the window remains black and thus invisible. iPhoto actually changes the text to white when you set the...
Posted by phrenzy, on Aug 6, 2004 at 07:05 PM, in GUI Customization
Black Background In Finder Windows? 990 Views / 4 Replies  
Is it possible? That is, without the text becoming invisible?

It's weird - iphoto turns its text white when the background turns black - but the finder windows don't. That blows.

I think...
Posted by phrenzy, on Aug 6, 2004 at 02:30 PM, in GUI Customization
Hmmm 5,357 Views / 69 Replies  
I'd say $10 - $15 is cool.
Posted by phrenzy, on Mar 3, 2004 at 02:23 PM, in Applications
YES YES YES 5,357 Views / 69 Replies  
Well, I just want to let me know you have my money the minute this is available.

I was one of those people who installed 'goMac' on every OS9 mac I set up. The one thing goMac *never* could do...
Posted by phrenzy, on Feb 29, 2004 at 11:47 PM, in Applications
Can themes (or guikits) include icons like kaleidoscope used to? 427 Views / 1 Replies  
Is this something that is possible without having to use (and buy) another application like "candy-bar"

Theme programs really need to do this.
Posted by phrenzy, on Jan 28, 2004 at 12:17 AM, in GUI Customization
Pressed 116,492 Views / 1,186 Replies  
Please oh please give us back 'pressed state appearance' !
Posted by phrenzy, on Dec 3, 2003 at 06:59 PM, in GUI Customization
Amen. WTF - The 'Anti-Tabs' brigade comes out... 3,195 Views / 49 Replies  
Amen. WTF - The 'Anti-Tabs' brigade comes out from under their bridge yet again.

Hey, if you don't need the option - guess what - DON'T USE IT!

Nobody is arguing to REPLACE the current...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 27, 2003 at 08:50 PM, in Mac OS X
Damn. Looks like those of us hoping to retro fit... 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
Damn. Looks like those of us hoping to retro fit some kind of decent recording connection are SOL. Likewise - we are probably SOL on apple including this functionality at all if the specs are...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 18, 2003 at 03:45 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
That is absolute bull-crap and you know it. ... 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
That is absolute bull-crap and you know it. There are plenty of applications for a good quality stereo mic. And very few reasons to prohibit its use.
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 17, 2003 at 01:26 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Let's hear it for the sniveling apologist! ... 1,249 Views / 27 Replies  
Let's hear it for the sniveling apologist!

Give me a break - how many other mp3 players ALREADY support line-in recording?

The iPod is supposed to be the best. Line in recording is an...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 17, 2003 at 10:28 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
No reason somebody could not make a small dongle... 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
No reason somebody could not make a small dongle type thing for the dock connection that supports spdif input.
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 17, 2003 at 10:24 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
What is with your crusade against getting this... 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
What is with your crusade against getting this functionality?

You actually think that because some organizers might prevent ipods into some shows we shouldn't implement this?

And just what is a...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 17, 2003 at 12:40 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Re: Re: Re: Line In 1,249 Views / 27 Replies  
Umm. No. If the iPod had line in, why would anybody use MiniDisc? MiniDisc uses compression and degrades the audio quality. Recording in to an iPod at possilbly 48k would be superior to mini disc...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 17, 2003 at 12:34 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Re: Line In 1,249 Views / 27 Replies  
Agreed - in a concert "bootlegging" situation - a stereo mic would not buy you anything. Even just being in the audience - you don't really get a sense of space - you just get the loud PA mix - not...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 16, 2003 at 09:57 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Unfortunately, I think you are right. I think... 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
Unfortunately, I think you are right. I think that this is precisely the reason they didn't just release some kind of full-on mic adapter recording system in the first place.

They are cowtowing...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 16, 2003 at 09:51 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Line In 1,249 Views / 27 Replies  
Can anyone confirm whether the line-IN on the DOCK allowed for STEREO recording at 44.1 ?

In any case whether it's a dock connector or an option on the ipod we need to be able to use THIS:
...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 16, 2003 at 07:50 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Re: Re: iPod microphone disappointment *sigh* i need line-in recorder! 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
BTW - if Apple is smart they will just give us an option to manually turn on the recording option (which they clearly can do) and switch the headphones connector to a line IN. I am sure that is all...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 16, 2003 at 07:18 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Re: iPod microphone disappointment *sigh* i need line-in recorder! 1,430 Views / 30 Replies  
Umm. No 44.1khz uncompressed is not quite another. If the iPod has the horsepower to play back AAC compressed audio it EASILY has the power to simply record UNCOMPRESSED audio at 44.1 stereo.
...
Posted by phrenzy, on Oct 16, 2003 at 07:02 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Angel Can Cry Wallpaper link please? 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Angel Can Cry Wallpaper link please?
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 30, 2003 at 11:03 PM, in GUI Customization
Keyboard Site Navigation In Safari 353 Views / 0 Replies  
Sorry if this has already been discovered (I'm sure it must have been) - But just in case...

I just stumbled on a cool feature in Safari.

Any 'bookmarks bar' bookmarks (NOT FOLDERS) are mapped...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 25, 2003 at 02:39 AM, in Applications
Hey, Ambush, Judging by your screenshot... 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Hey, Ambush,


Judging by your screenshot it looks like you are developing that Stratego game?

Any idea when it will be out? It looks cool (from what I can see of it)

Oh yeah, HYDRA RULES!
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 17, 2003 at 06:12 PM, in GUI Customization
Okay, I give up! Ambush, what is that game... 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Okay, I give up!

Ambush, what is that game on your screen!?!
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 12, 2003 at 11:24 PM, in GUI Customization
Oh yez 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
DRAWING BOARD BABY! (http://www.livepa.org/dxbdesktop.jpg)
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 12, 2003 at 06:29 PM, in GUI Customization
It STICKS! 4,568 Views / 78 Replies  
Hallelujah !!!

Spell checking now STICKS! How in the hell else would I know how to spell Hallelujah ?

Oddly, it doesn't work in the SUBJECT windows , only the message text.. weird... Still...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 9, 2003 at 02:55 PM, in Applications
Umm, have you actually SEEN this particular PC... 2,089,115 Views / 14,714 Replies  
Umm, have you actually SEEN this particular PC one running?

You can't have if you claim the one for X is better.
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 7, 2003 at 05:10 PM, in GUI Customization
PC Matrix Screensaver 3,590 Views / 57 Replies  
Damn this new Matrix screensaver is insane! It is the end-all Matrix screen savers.

Unfortunately it is PC only right now, but is so cool I had to post it here..

Renders all the glyphs flying...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 6, 2003 at 10:31 PM, in GUI Customization
Drawing Board Theme For X? 1,071 Views / 15 Replies  
Hey all.

I seem to remember seeing a version of the old 'Drawing board' theme for an early version of OS X on Izawa's site. Has anyone else seen this? Is there a similar theme out now for 10.2 ?...
Posted by phrenzy, on Jun 4, 2003 at 02:23 PM, in GUI Customization
What I really need is a client that understands... 1,990 Views / 61 Replies  
What I really need is a client that understands the binary language of moisture vaporators.

No really.

Just make TRILLIAN for the mac and i'll be happy.
Posted by phrenzy, on May 29, 2003 at 04:26 AM, in Applications
They need to figure out a way to make a MIDI... 4,004 Views / 60 Replies  
They need to figure out a way to make a MIDI driver for this thing.

I would LOVE to use this to control filters / volume controls / other knobs in Apps like Reason and Logic it would be SO perfect...
Posted by phrenzy, on May 27, 2003 at 04:55 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Major Apple Apologist Alert. You should be... 1,753 Views / 24 Replies  
Major Apple Apologist Alert.

You should be able to organize your applications - not being able to do so is a step back. PERIOD. How can you even say otherwise with a straight face?

ANSWER: ...
Posted by phrenzy, on May 16, 2003 at 02:06 AM, in Applications
Yep, another fellow talk radio (not *hate* radio)... 569 Views / 4 Replies  
Yep, another fellow talk radio (not *hate* radio) junky here and basically I have resorted to bringing around a small am reciever around with me. There is no shortage of microscopic FM radios, but...
Posted by phrenzy, on May 5, 2003 at 05:18 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
What crap. We are buying a LICENSE to the... 1,612 Views / 28 Replies  
What crap.

We are buying a LICENSE to the music - we are not buying the MATERIAL.

Because we are buying a LICENSE, we should be able to re-download it NO PROBLEM. This is how copyrights work....
Posted by phrenzy, on Apr 30, 2003 at 03:58 AM, in Applications
Yeah 3,081 Views / 48 Replies  
Oh I understand that they all come with the cable, but - basically, it's just more of a pain to have to carry around that cable wherever you go. On the old iPods, if you went to somebody who had a...
Posted by phrenzy, on Apr 28, 2003 at 03:49 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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