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Great set 963 Views / 6 Replies  
I can 't get the Graphite version to work in ShapeShifter. It opens up fine in Candybar but when I apply them in ShapeShifter (I don't own Candybar, trial version only) I get the default Aqua icons....
Posted by intastella, on Apr 19, 2006 at 07:56 PM, in GUI Customization
Folder names - I'd like to jump to a folder quick... 1,002 Views / 18 Replies  
Folder names - I'd like to jump to a folder quick and/or find a file where I knew where it was but not necessarily the name
Posted by intastella, on May 8, 2005 at 05:09 PM, in Mac OS X
What happens if you insert a space between the... 2,414 Views / 45 Replies  
What happens if you insert a space between the icons? Do they turn into single rounded buttons? Also, is there still a small size button that scales it down even further? I think they should have...
Posted by intastella, on Jan 12, 2005 at 05:01 PM, in GUI Customization
I think the report says that it will stay 72 dpi... 961 Views / 15 Replies  
I think the report says that it will stay 72 dpi for Tiger and then be user selectable for a future version, i.e. default of 72 and changeable to something higher.

Don
Posted by intastella, on Aug 26, 2004 at 01:31 AM, in GUI Customization
I feel kinda ridiculous posting but if anyone has... 6,609 Views / 313 Replies  
I feel kinda ridiculous posting but if anyone has a spare invite I would be very appreciative. I'm hoping to get one before my .Mac runs out. I'm not sure if I'll renew it.

intastella (at) mac...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 18, 2004 at 10:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Pretty much. My number one beef with it is there... 1,444 Views / 19 Replies  
Pretty much. My number one beef with it is there is no blank theme to start from. That and you can't use the arrow keys to move things slightly, always dragging with the mouse. It would be nice if...
Posted by intastella, on Jul 17, 2004 at 05:35 PM, in Applications
Actually I think you should keep the color... 423 Views / 7 Replies  
Actually I think you should keep the color settings how they are in the presets unless you know what you are doing. Pick either US Prepress for print work or Web graphics for web stuff. If you want...
Posted by intastella, on Apr 29, 2004 at 10:54 AM, in Mac OS X
You could try throwing away the receipt and then... 297 Views / 4 Replies  
You could try throwing away the receipt and then re-update it, though that's no guarantee it will do things right the second time.

/Library/Receipts
Posted by intastella, on Apr 28, 2004 at 10:38 PM, in Mac OS X
I don't think anyone has mentioned this yet so...... 9,220 Views / 153 Replies  
I don't think anyone has mentioned this yet so...

You see the new arrow links to the iTMS, well if you option-click that arrow in a playlist or otherwise it will link you to the song in the...
Posted by intastella, on Apr 28, 2004 at 03:24 PM, in Applications
What icons are in the third desktop and used as... 1,080 Views / 20 Replies  
What icons are in the third desktop and used as links for the site?


Thanks
Posted by intastella, on Apr 8, 2004 at 07:50 PM, in GUI Customization
I love it too, especially the app skins, but one... 2,486 Views / 59 Replies  
I love it too, especially the app skins, but one question: why if you can change the iTunes metal pattern didn't you change it to the regular metal pattern found in the Finder, Safari, and iChat?
...
Posted by intastella, on Mar 16, 2004 at 09:01 PM, in GUI Customization
I don't know if this makes sense, but what if in... 2,189 Views / 57 Replies  
I don't know if this makes sense, but what if in addition to a separate home on iPod account that people could enable or disable, you had a key embedded in your home account that matched a key on...
Posted by intastella, on Mar 16, 2004 at 02:27 AM, in Mac OS X
That didn't stop the people working on Copland... 7,821 Views / 140 Replies  
That didn't stop the people working on Copland from dreaming up Smart Folders (though i doubt they actually implemented it). That's where I first heard about smart folders. It was part of the whole...
Posted by intastella, on Mar 13, 2004 at 04:42 PM, in Mac OS X
I think this whole thing could be solved by Apple... 7,821 Views / 140 Replies  
I think this whole thing could be solved by Apple implementing a clear difference between the spacial view and browser view. Siracusa suggests having a "New Browser" command in the File menu. I...
Posted by intastella, on Mar 9, 2004 at 10:01 PM, in Mac OS X
How can you do that? All I see supported are... 436 Views / 4 Replies  
How can you do that? All I see supported are FTP, SFTP, and Blogspot sites. If you can do it, please let me know too.

Don
Posted by intastella, on Mar 1, 2004 at 08:49 PM, in Applications
I don't think you could play it without a... 3,655 Views / 14 Replies  
I don't think you could play it without a gamepad, it's just too "physical". Honestly I see less and less reason to even have games like this on a PC or Mac, just look at the kind of graphics and...
Posted by intastella, on Feb 12, 2004 at 01:31 AM, in Gaming
I bet if Apple bought Alias they could get some... 889 Views / 35 Replies  
I bet if Apple bought Alias they could get some killer cards supported on the Mac.

BTW, at school we have some PC's with nVidia Quadro cards. Is that the caliber card Macs need to rock with 3D or...
Posted by intastella, on Feb 11, 2004 at 09:04 PM, in Applications
Best video codec for output to slow pc's? 904 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi. I'm doing a project for a friend/business that was shot on DV and needs to be displayed on an old slow PC (400mhz). What would be the best way to display video on a computer like that? I have...
Posted by intastella, on Jan 24, 2004 at 01:13 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Have you thought about a version with a standard... 10,036 Views / 176 Replies  
Have you thought about a version with a standard Panther style title bar? It might be a good way of "framing" it.

Looking good though.
Posted by intastella, on Dec 13, 2003 at 11:17 PM, in GUI Customization
That is definitely not the case. OS 9 had window... 818 Views / 25 Replies  
That is definitely not the case. OS 9 had window borders only.

Why do people want this? We already have the zoom (or "maximize" button) and the resize thumb at the bottom right of windows. I...
Posted by intastella, on Oct 27, 2003 at 11:39 PM, in GUI Customization
No. Simple reason that Windows has no concept... 818 Views / 25 Replies  
No. Simple reason that Windows has no concept of: "Why have several ways to do something when one will do?".
Posted by intastella, on Oct 27, 2003 at 10:31 AM, in GUI Customization
You know you could have gotten the Powerbook and... 1,466 Views / 15 Replies  
You know you could have gotten the Powerbook and spent the money saved on an external Firewire drive, which is the better solution anyway.
Posted by intastella, on Oct 25, 2003 at 02:51 AM, in Mac Notebooks
"I would think that this would not be the best... 425 Views / 2 Replies  
"I would think that this would not be the best way to go, as you would run into display discrepances since the PB monitor is progressive scan rather than interlaced (along with other problems such as...
Posted by intastella, on Oct 19, 2003 at 08:32 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Video assist (for film) app? 425 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi, I'm working on a small film with large sections shot with a Sony VX2000 dv camera.

I'm looking for an app that can turn my Powerbook into a video assist monitor for shooting. I know iMovie...
Posted by intastella, on Oct 18, 2003 at 04:22 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
What kind of CDs are in UDF 2 format? Commercial... 977 Views / 21 Replies  
What kind of CDs are in UDF 2 format? Commercial ones?
Posted by intastella, on Oct 13, 2003 at 11:34 PM, in Mac OS X
"Google for an AppleScript called "Whack Current... 3,444 Views / 63 Replies  
"Google for an AppleScript called "Whack Current Track."

That's cool but it's a hack.

I don't want to have to play something to delete it. Doing more than a few songs at a time would take...
Posted by intastella, on Sep 29, 2003 at 09:59 PM, in Applications
-Customizable labels to be used in smart... 3,444 Views / 63 Replies  
-Customizable labels to be used in smart playlists

-Nested playlists

-Ability to move songs to the trash in smart playlists and regular playlists.
Posted by intastella, on Sep 27, 2003 at 09:06 PM, in Applications
I'm wondering if the under the hood problems of... 1,034 Views / 27 Replies  
I'm wondering if the under the hood problems of merging all the API types (carbon, cocoa, java, etc.), compounded with a new UI system is what is keeping it from happening in the near future.

I...
Posted by intastella, on Sep 20, 2003 at 12:07 AM, in GUI Customization
"Don't even get me started..." Aw come on,... 1,034 Views / 27 Replies  
"Don't even get me started..."

Aw come on, get started :)

Seriously, I'd like to hear it.
Posted by intastella, on Sep 17, 2003 at 05:51 PM, in GUI Customization
"(What's the simplest way to install software?... 1,542 Views / 34 Replies  
"(What's the simplest way to install software? Drag it onto your hard drive. And so on.) Windows XP basically throws in the towel and says, "This task is complicated and we can't really make it...
Posted by intastella, on Sep 3, 2003 at 12:55 AM, in Mac OS X
Any guesses on whether we will be using 10.5 or... 1,566 Views / 45 Replies  
Any guesses on whether we will be using 10.5 or 10.6 by the time Longhorn is released?
Posted by intastella, on Sep 2, 2003 at 03:19 AM, in Mac OS X
"(KDE uses Sawfish, Gnome uses Enlightement by... 2,962 Views / 52 Replies  
"(KDE uses Sawfish, Gnome uses Enlightement by default.)"

Actually Gnome uses Metacity.

Don
Posted by intastella, on Aug 22, 2003 at 11:53 PM, in Mac OS X
The on screen instructions tell you to run setup.... 2,962 Views / 52 Replies  
The on screen instructions tell you to run setup. They should have put it in quotes or something but type in "setup" (without the quotes) after logging in as root. It will guide you through...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 22, 2003 at 09:28 PM, in Mac OS X
"Now how the hell do I get Gnome (that would be... 2,962 Views / 52 Replies  
"Now how the hell do I get Gnome (that would be the window mgr, right?) running on this GenToo LiveCD?"

First make sure you are using the right CD. Their explanation of which Live CD to use is...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 22, 2003 at 08:57 PM, in Mac OS X
"Maybe you could give us a step-by-step...... 2,962 Views / 52 Replies  
"Maybe you could give us a step-by-step... installing Linux for Mac Dummies . . .

I for one would appreciate it."

Or at least a link to a guide for Debian on PPC. I tried to install it and...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 21, 2003 at 05:43 PM, in Mac OS X
I ran Gentoo on my iBook for a while and if you... 2,962 Views / 52 Replies  
I ran Gentoo on my iBook for a while and if you can get past the install/compile times (a days worth of compiling to get a decent GUI and web browser) it was the easiest to wrap your mind around. ...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 20, 2003 at 11:28 PM, in Mac OS X
I think you need to make the color behind the... 1,151 Views / 13 Replies  
I think you need to make the color behind the close/min/max widgets, as well as the toolbar button, lighter. It seems darker than the lightest color on the tab gradient.

But props for those...
Posted by intastella, on Aug 15, 2003 at 09:06 PM, in GUI Customization
Poll: " I hope Mac OS 10.3 is released sooner than I... 1,447 Views / 40 Replies  
" I hope Mac OS 10.3 is released sooner than I expect (I'm expecting September 16, Paris)"

I think that the fact that they haven't announced anything yet shows that Panther will come out in...
Posted by intastella, on Jul 24, 2003 at 10:09 PM, in Mac OS X
Window widgets/etc. Photoshop templates? 312 Views / 1 Replies  
I've got a theme I'd like to make but producing all the different widgets and button states from scratch is a little daunting.

The only one I've seen is Max's button template included with...
Posted by intastella, on Jul 19, 2003 at 01:09 AM, in GUI Customization
Not sure if Path Finder has that ability, maybe,... 566 Views / 6 Replies  
Not sure if Path Finder has that ability, maybe, but the reason OS X doesn't do it that way is that it DOES have a real desktop, something Nextstep didn't.

But look into Path Finder.

Here...
Posted by intastella, on Jul 16, 2003 at 12:14 AM, in Mac OS X
"sudo sysctl -w net.inet.udp.recvspace=73728" ... 4,321 Views / 82 Replies  
"sudo sysctl -w net.inet.udp.recvspace=73728"

What is that one?

I could set the other three with Cocktail (my weapon of choice) but not that last one.

Don
Posted by intastella, on Jul 11, 2003 at 06:29 PM, in Mac OS X
Philips MC-500 stereo work with Mac? 1,709 Views / 3 Replies  
Anyone out there own a Philips MC-500 stereo and tried to connect it to a Mac with the USB connection?

The product page here...
Posted by intastella, on Jul 9, 2003 at 01:46 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Yeah, the only access I'm wondering about is... 353 Views / 4 Replies  
Yeah, the only access I'm wondering about is remote access, not over the air access.

I locked down remote (WAN) administration to the base station but I'm still getting ports open on the base...
Posted by intastella, on Jun 22, 2003 at 05:08 PM, in Networking
AE base station secure enough? Worth going through a router first? 353 Views / 4 Replies  
I just got an AE basestation and card. I was using a Linksys cable/dsl router. I'd like to be able to retire the router since I've just got one computer.

What I'd like to know is if the AE base...
Posted by intastella, on Jun 21, 2003 at 10:48 PM, in Networking
IE/ next version for PC 2,430 Views / 39 Replies  
"I hate the way you have to update it now."

Doesn't the OS X way of looking for libraries allow for an app to look for it in the app first, then User/Library/Frameworks, then in the...
Posted by intastella, on Jun 21, 2003 at 08:50 PM, in Applications
"What's the wierd edge where the blend stops and... 2,961 Views / 60 Replies  
"What's the wierd edge where the blend stops and tiles on the title bar for About this mac and Safari? That looks awful."

That's because you have Metalifizer set to Demetalifize rather than...
Posted by intastella, on Jun 18, 2003 at 03:51 PM, in GUI Customization
I've heard this Cocoa on top of Carbon thing... 1,761 Views / 35 Replies  
I've heard this Cocoa on top of Carbon thing before, but only as a theoretical feature for the next Mac OS's. How would that work? Would current Carbon apps still work? I guess so because they are...
Posted by intastella, on Jun 14, 2003 at 01:17 AM, in GUI Customization
I'd actually like a script to take a screenshot... 328 Views / 12 Replies  
I'd actually like a script to take a screenshot then crop it and make it my user/ichat picture.

It'd be like a little window on my desktop in ichat.

Don
Posted by intastella, on Jun 6, 2003 at 12:47 AM, in GUI Customization
I love the skin, especially how in the initial... 2,057 Views / 45 Replies  
I love the skin, especially how in the initial "unlocking", the texture rotates but not the lighting. Is it really the texture rotating? I can't actually tell what I'm seeing moving on the surface....
Posted by intastella, on May 7, 2003 at 12:40 AM, in GUI Customization
"You haven't been reading this thread very well,... 4,741 Views / 85 Replies  
"You haven't been reading this thread very well, have you?"

Should I get out my decoder ring? Because I don't see anything in this thread that addresses the hardware aspect. Like if you can move...
Posted by intastella, on May 6, 2003 at 03:07 PM, in Mac OS X
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