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I've noticed safrai in 10.4 is slow too. I... 781 Views / 9 Replies  
I've noticed safrai in 10.4 is slow too.

I can run my laptop (10.3.9) through the airport card in my G5 and it is faster than safari on G5 (10.4)

what gives. No pithhelmet or any othrer hacks...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 11, 2005 at 11:30 PM, in Applications
access my home computer 408 Views / 3 Replies  
I am sure this has been covered before but i cant find any useful info.
I have a home network I wish to access from a remote site.
i am wondering what i need to do to configure things.
My set up...
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 14, 2004 at 01:18 AM, in Networking
sure- go to export and reduce the picture size. ... 330 Views / 1 Replies  
sure- go to export and reduce the picture size.
You can select more than one picture at a time to gang convert.
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 23, 2003 at 06:50 AM, in Mac OS X
I would settle for my computer going to sleep... 9,541 Views / 125 Replies  
I would settle for my computer going to sleep after a certain period of time like it is suppoed to.
Posted by Aussie John, on Jan 19, 2003 at 04:24 PM, in Mac OS X
question for Xeo 872 Views / 9 Replies  
Xeo, how do you get mail to recognise the mailboxes when there are on a server?
Thanks
Posted by Aussie John, on Dec 11, 2002 at 04:02 PM, in Mac OS X
sleep dodgy 3,546 Views / 88 Replies  
Auto sleep after selected number of minutes still doesnt work
quicksilver G4
2 hard drives
all sharing & apple talk off

it does sleep i do it manually
and worked in 10.1
Posted by Aussie John, on Nov 12, 2002 at 12:47 AM, in Mac OS X
Also hold the control key when you add the file... 755 Views / 17 Replies  
Also hold the control key when you add the file (by dragging ) then it will be just the name
Posted by Aussie John, on Nov 5, 2002 at 02:59 AM, in Mac OS X
hold the command key down and drag it out 442 Views / 6 Replies  
hold the command key down and drag it out
Posted by Aussie John, on Nov 5, 2002 at 02:36 AM, in Mac OS X
ichat through a router 318 Views / 1 Replies  
I dont seem to be able to ichat connect to another user- we both are going through routers- is this a problem?

Thanks
Posted by Aussie John, on Oct 23, 2002 at 09:37 PM, in Applications
One way would be to download "mail scripts" from... 323 Views / 1 Replies  
One way would be to download "mail scripts" from versiontracker.com

Then export to a tab delimited text file and then into filemaker.
Posted by Aussie John, on Oct 15, 2002 at 12:25 AM, in Mac OS X
I dont have any sharing services turned on and my... 541 Views / 2 Replies  
I dont have any sharing services turned on and my computer still wont automatically sleep. I have even turned of Apple Talk. It used to work in 10.1

I think implimation is still a bit flaky.
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 29, 2002 at 08:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
Hold the control key with the normal screenshot... 880 Views / 48 Replies  
Hold the control key with the normal screenshot keys and the image will be saved to the clipboard. Im not sure what format it is though
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 27, 2002 at 12:15 AM, in Mac OS X
Connect to your server(s) and at the log in to... 566 Views / 2 Replies  
Connect to your server(s) and at the log in to that server click the options and check add to keychain.

Make a favourite of the server you want to connect to. ( ie drag the server icon to...
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 24, 2002 at 03:13 AM, in Networking
Server Monitor 420 Views / 1 Replies  
I have tried getting server monitor to work but to no avail. It just sits there saying is "waiting for response". The server IP is listed.

The server is an xserve

Any thoughts, thanks
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 17, 2002 at 01:19 AM, in Mac OS X
entourage addresses to address book?? 340 Views / 2 Replies  
In OSX 10.2 - entourage addresses to address book??

Can you do it?

Also if I have a filmaker database of addresses can i get that to the address book?

thanks
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 10, 2002 at 08:32 AM, in Applications
zip drive to blame? 806 Views / 18 Replies  
I suspect the installed zip drive is preventing my computer from auto sleeping.

I am hoping Apples next update will address this sleep issue but I wouldnt hold my breath
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 4, 2002 at 07:26 PM, in Mac OS X
FCP works fine for me in OSX 1,691 Views / 29 Replies  
FCP works fine for me in OSX
Posted by Aussie John, on Sep 2, 2002 at 06:46 AM, in Mac OS X
Isn't that a feature so a casual person has a... 3,985 Views / 84 Replies  
Isn't that a feature so a casual person has a harder time guessing your password.
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 18, 2002 at 07:01 AM, in Mac OS X
Sounds like a memory thing If you have more... 1,066 Views / 15 Replies  
Sounds like a memory thing

If you have more than one RAM chip take out one and see if it stops the crashing ( or the other one).
Also run the hardware diagnosic software that comes with the mac.
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 9, 2002 at 04:48 AM, in Mac OS X
i didnt think the B&W supported deep sleep 622 Views / 7 Replies  
i didnt think the B&W supported deep sleep
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 8, 2002 at 08:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
wait for OSX10.2? 6,373 Views / 90 Replies  
wait for OSX10.2?
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 7, 2002 at 12:27 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: Re: Which programs are broken in 10.2? 2,369 Views / 45 Replies  
Had this happen on a new 933 quicksilver and apple installed OSX. Had to reformat and reinstall to fix
Posted by Aussie John, on Aug 5, 2002 at 01:05 AM, in Mac OS X
Print centre problem 325 Views / 3 Replies  
Print centre would open and crash as soon try to add a printer.
I trashed the prefs but no use.
so I deleted the file and coppeied the print centre from another computer.

Now the priviledges are...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 29, 2002 at 05:01 AM, in Mac OS X
Entourage database 431 Views / 7 Replies  
My database is getting too large.
How can i reduce its size ( ie get rid of all the attachments)
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 28, 2002 at 06:46 AM, in Applications
Gee thats virtually useless - erasing and burning... 396 Views / 6 Replies  
Gee thats virtually useless - erasing and burning 5 gig woth of stuff just cus updated a couple of files. ( especially at 1 x speed)
I hope toast addresses this soon.
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 14, 2002 at 09:27 AM, in Applications
ok- that s a pity and nuisance so I cant do... 396 Views / 6 Replies  
ok- that s a pity and nuisance
so I cant do incremental backup burns like youcan with a CD?

might as well just burn a normal DVD -R

<small>[ 07-13-2002, 03:22 AM: Message edited by: Aussie...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 13, 2002 at 03:09 AM, in Applications
yes I know Toast will allow this. Butů The DVD... 396 Views / 6 Replies  
yes I know Toast will allow this. Butů
The DVD option doesnt seem to allow further files to be written to the disc and the iso9669 option only allow CD rewriting.
As far as i can tell the help...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 13, 2002 at 02:52 AM, in Applications
only has a standard monitor outlet 481 Views / 4 Replies  
only has a standard monitor outlet
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 12, 2002 at 10:24 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
LCD Monitors 481 Views / 4 Replies  
Does any one know if third party LCD monitors will work with early AGP G4 (analogue out only)?
Not looking to spend much money - any recommendations?

Thanks
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 10, 2002 at 08:13 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
how to burn DVD-rw 396 Views / 6 Replies  
OSX10.1.5
toast 5.1.2

I cant find any description in the help file
Description for incremental back only seems to cover CD
and description of DVD only write once

Any help appreciated
Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 5, 2002 at 01:46 AM, in Applications
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Posted by Aussie John, on Jul 1, 2002 at 09:27 PM, in Mac Desktops
if you have sharing turned on you can change... 424 Views / 4 Replies  
if you have sharing turned on you can change drive names
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 26, 2002 at 08:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
i dont remember doing anything- It just worked 348 Views / 8 Replies  
i dont remember doing anything- It just worked
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 26, 2002 at 01:18 AM, in Applications
thats interesting, but i couldnt find any... 298 Views / 3 Replies  
thats interesting, but i couldnt find any reference to digidesigns claim.
It is not surprising they are waiting for 10.2 as I understand the sound inprovements are a feature of the os, but i dont...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 20, 2002 at 12:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
thats interesting, but i couldnt find any... 416 Views / 3 Replies  
thats interesting, but i couldnt find any reference to digidesigns claim.
It is not surprising they are waiting for 10.2 as I understand the sound inprovements are a feature of the os, but i dont...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 20, 2002 at 12:29 AM, in Mac OS X
not seeing all the files on a CD 284 Views / 0 Replies  
the other day was sent a CD of photographs. I had trouble transfering some to my HD ( error of some sort).
I then booted into os9 and they transfered flawlessly.

Also there were and additional 6...
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 13, 2002 at 07:20 PM, in Mac Desktops
well i just tried it and didnt get a kernel... 295 Views / 4 Replies  
well i just tried it and didnt get a kernel panic, mind you around about 10.1.2 I did
Posted by Aussie John, on Jun 9, 2002 at 06:01 AM, in Mac OS X
SCSI card problem 240 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi
I have an adaptec2906 scsi card from an earlier computer i wish to install in my G4 quicksilver MACOSX.
i downloaded the driver from adaptec and...... isnt recognised by the comp.

If i try to...
Posted by Aussie John, on May 10, 2002 at 05:00 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
well is fixed now. strange thing is... 299 Views / 1 Replies  
well is fixed now.

strange thing is originally couldnt get printer to connect to router without using a crossover cable ( that was odd) but it worked.
after it stopped I just now changed the...
Posted by Aussie John, on Apr 4, 2002 at 02:24 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
cant see printer anymore 299 Views / 1 Replies  
hi
OSX 10.1.3 , quicksilver 933, HP5MP laser printer.
all connected via ethernet, a router and an asantetalk local talk bridge.

Worked fine till a couple of weeks ago and now the print centre...
Posted by Aussie John, on Apr 4, 2002 at 02:00 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
my G4 went to sleep faultlessly until one day it... 471 Views / 6 Replies  
my G4 went to sleep faultlessly until one day it wouldnt wake up.
I held the command s keys at startup ran fsck -y. it fixed some errors.
Typed exit to return to startup, and the sleep has worked...
Posted by Aussie John, on Apr 1, 2002 at 04:45 PM, in Mac Desktops
the quality is bettter 704 Views / 24 Replies  
the quality is bettter
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 31, 2002 at 02:46 AM, in Mac OS X
od: <STRONG> Yeah, but when your... 704 Views / 24 Replies  
od:
<STRONG>

Yeah, but when your motherboard already has analog out and in it's pretty darn pointless to replicate that functionality through an external device that wastes a USB port, isn't it?...
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 31, 2002 at 02:44 AM, in Mac OS X
yesterday my dock suddenly started acting odd. ... 329 Views / 4 Replies  
yesterday my dock suddenly started acting odd.
It is usually hidden but moving the mouse to it stopped revealing it.
using the command to hide/show didnt work either.

after a couple of reboots...
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 27, 2002 at 03:29 PM, in Mac OS X
hmmm couldnt see any drivers at the Canon site. ... 892 Views / 11 Replies  
hmmm couldnt see any drivers at the Canon site.
Was going to borrow a scanner to see how it goes
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 27, 2002 at 03:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks Applescript it worked a treat 437 Views / 4 Replies  
Thanks Applescript it worked a treat
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 27, 2002 at 03:06 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
thanks i will try that when i see him later 437 Views / 4 Replies  
thanks i will try that when i see him later
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 26, 2002 at 04:28 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
folder icon greyed out 437 Views / 4 Replies  
A friends powermac G3- OS 9.1 has a folder where the icon is "greyed out" as if it is already open. But no open wndow to be seen.

I suspect he put it as a pop up folder and somehow has...
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 26, 2002 at 04:22 AM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
that fan was part of the reason i turfed my Lacie... 1,765 Views / 7 Replies  
that fan was part of the reason i turfed my Lacie and replaced it with something else. It wasnt just noisy it sent a vibration through my desk
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 18, 2002 at 04:08 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
open screen saver pref and go to hot corners tab... 747 Views / 14 Replies  
open screen saver pref and go to hot corners tab - select which ever of the corners you wish to put the mouse pointer to turn off the screen.
i think that is what you are after
Posted by Aussie John, on Mar 18, 2002 at 03:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
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