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Thanks I'll try that .... I don't like the... 720 Views / 8 Replies  
Thanks I'll try that ....

I don't like the way Safari opens pdfs ... because you can't zoom in on the text.

I'm surprised there isn't a pref somewhere to disable that ... it's kind of...
Posted by bergy, on Nov 19, 2006 at 07:35 AM, in Applications
Safari is Opening rather than downloading pdf's 720 Views / 8 Replies  
Hello ...

I have Tiger at work and Panther at home ...

On safari at home ..... on a particular site there is a downloadble pdf. I click on it ... it downloads and preview opens it ...
...
Posted by bergy, on Nov 18, 2006 at 05:35 PM, in Applications
Copying a Music Folder into iTunes - Windows 802 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi there ...

A friend of mine has itunes for windows ... and a large amount of music files in a folder on his desktop ....

He wanted to put all those tunes into itunes ....

I told him to...
Posted by bergy, on Nov 7, 2006 at 03:18 PM, in Applications
Hello chris .. thanks .. I don't know why... 655 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello chris ..


thanks .. I don't know why I didn't think of that .... but it makes perfect sense ....
Posted by bergy, on Nov 4, 2006 at 03:52 PM, in macOS
Can't Change "Open With" in Get Info 655 Views / 2 Replies  
Hello there ...

I just installed 10.4.8 on my machine ... It has only one account ... administrator.

I have some files on cd ... quicktime aiff ... that are opening first in quicktime .. and...
Posted by bergy, on Nov 4, 2006 at 10:41 AM, in macOS
Thanks for all the replies ... except you Dimmer... 973 Views / 7 Replies  
Thanks for all the replies ... except you Dimmer .... you silly juvenile ...
Posted by bergy, on Aug 27, 2006 at 09:31 PM, in Applications
All I Want is iTunes to stop after playing track! 973 Views / 7 Replies  
Hi there ...

I can't believe I can't do this ... unless I'm missing something ....

I need a way of stopping an itune track at the end of the tune ... I don't want it to go on to the next...
Posted by bergy, on Aug 24, 2006 at 04:49 PM, in Applications
20 degrees Cooler? I thought most people here... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
20 degrees Cooler? I thought most people here were saying about 10 degrees ..

That's still good news though ..... Does anyone have any conjectures on that liquid cooling patent?
Posted by bergy, on Aug 20, 2006 at 03:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well .... almost .. Now I'm waiting to see... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Well .... almost ..

Now I'm waiting to see if the Merom chip is going into the MacBook in September ..

Will this have any effect on the heat issue ...

I'm very glad that Apple has figured...
Posted by bergy, on Aug 18, 2006 at 07:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Perhaps a "cooling" solution is on the way? ... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Perhaps a "cooling" solution is on the way?

http://www.macnn.com/articles/06/08/16/mac.mini.patent.granted/
Posted by bergy, on Aug 16, 2006 at 06:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I guess it's probably something like that being... 645 Views / 8 Replies  
I guess it's probably something like that being the cause ... although funny enough ... I seem to remember this happening before ... with the same numbers coming up ... odd ...

Wait a minute ......
Posted by bergy, on Aug 16, 2006 at 05:31 PM, in macOS
The Numbers 1122 Appeared Under my Hard Drive Icon 645 Views / 8 Replies  
Does anyone know what this is or how it could happen ...

Instead of Macintosh HD under the desktop icon of the hard drive ... the numbers 1122 have appeared ...

Just curious ....

I didn't...
Posted by bergy, on Aug 16, 2006 at 04:17 PM, in macOS
Don't know if this means anything ... but would... 1,905 Views / 17 Replies  
Don't know if this means anything ... but would be great ...

I'm waiting for yes/no before making my purchase next month ....

http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20060811PB201.html
Posted by bergy, on Aug 13, 2006 at 09:46 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Well I'm not going to make the same mistake I... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Well I'm not going to make the same mistake I made when purchasing my other Apple products which was not to investigate their reliability ....

Every ,,, and I repeat every Apple product I have...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 16, 2006 at 01:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
No ... but I like to reply to the rude ones... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
No ... but I like to reply to the rude ones especially ....

This is not a made up issue and people should be warned ... plus we should get some improvements in manufacturing ..

The "that's just...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 16, 2006 at 11:15 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Well I can read ... I don't want to spend... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Well I can read ...

I don't want to spend thousands of dollars on something that I won't be happy with ... that's why you investigate purchases before making them ...

Have you Googled...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 16, 2006 at 08:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Like I said ... my old iBook G3 runs cold and... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Like I said ... my old iBook G3 runs cold and quiet ... that's after two logic boards and two displays .. the latest having just developed vertical white lines running from top to bottom ...oh yeah...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 15, 2006 at 08:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I don't want a lot of people to buy one not... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
Well, I don't want a lot of people to buy one not knowing what they're in for either .... which happens a lot ...

There might be something coming in as soon as a year .....
Posted by bergy, on Jul 15, 2006 at 01:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It's just a matter of better engineering and... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
It's just a matter of better engineering and design ... they really haven't thought about it enough and think the average consumer will put up with it.

Apple wanted the new chip in now and...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 15, 2006 at 12:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm glad to here that you are not having any... 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
I'm glad to here that you are not having any problems ... but it seems to be a real hit or miss scenario .

Just type "macbook runs hot" into google and read away .... or check this out .. one of...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 15, 2006 at 12:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MacBook Heat Issue? 5,581 Views / 59 Replies  
I am totally bummed out ....

I have always been a loyal Apple user .... I've gone through hell with the poor manufacturing practices of Apple in order to support their OS for years ...

Bad...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 15, 2006 at 09:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Bummer .... I now have reservations about getting... 2,640 Views / 29 Replies  
Bummer .... I now have reservations about getting a new MacBook at all until the heat issue is solved ....
Posted by bergy, on Jul 14, 2006 at 08:58 AM, in Mac Notebooks
[QUOTE=Simon]According to this rumor... 2,640 Views / 29 Replies  
[QUOTE=Simon]According to this rumor (http://www.appleinsider.com/article.php?id=1877) the MB will stick with Yonah (Core Duo) till late 2006. It probably won't get upgraded to Merom (Core 2 Duo)...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 14, 2006 at 08:42 AM, in Mac Notebooks
When Should I buy My New MacBook? 2,640 Views / 29 Replies  
I plan on buying a MacBook in the next month or two ...

Is there any reason I should wait longer to do this?

I though I heard something about a new chip coming down the line ....

Have all...
Posted by bergy, on Jul 11, 2006 at 10:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've just started to investigate recording as... 833 Views / 12 Replies  
I've just started to investigate recording as well .... Audacity will no where near fulfill your needs ... it's limited ... buggy .... for very simple use.

I am looking at getting a mac mini ........
Posted by bergy, on Jul 1, 2006 at 03:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Solid thin white line in my Screen - Hardware? 1,260 Views / 5 Replies  
Hello ...

I just developed a thin white line that runs down one side of my screen of my iBook from top to bottom ..

It is thin but very noticeable ... absolutely straight ...

It's on the...
Posted by bergy, on Jun 30, 2006 at 10:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Get info shows it as a mpeg -2, layer 3 file... 560 Views / 3 Replies  
Get info shows it as a mpeg -2, layer 3 file ...... 16.5 mb's

I can burn audio cds ..... I don't know what you mean by burning an mp3 from a playlist with no tracks in common

I have the file...
Posted by bergy, on Jun 21, 2006 at 08:53 PM, in Applications
Can I Burn Downloaded Podcasts? 560 Views / 3 Replies  
I tried to burn a disc of a podcast I downloaded but it wouldn't complete the initialization process. I tried a couple of discs ...

I had gone to iTune prefs and picked mp3 cd to burn .....
...
Posted by bergy, on Jun 21, 2006 at 03:57 PM, in Applications
Verifying Disk in 10.4.3 and above 606 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm a little confused about what apple says about verifying your disk ..

From Apple ...
"Start up from your Mac OS X install CD or DVD to use Disk Utility when you need to verify or repair the...
Posted by bergy, on Apr 19, 2006 at 07:01 PM, in macOS
Hi alphasubzero ... That's another nice... 1,181 Views / 18 Replies  
Hi alphasubzero ...

That's another nice thing that Macaroni will do automatically as scheduled ... remove localized files.. in addition to repairing permissions and running cron scripts ....
Posted by bergy, on Apr 14, 2006 at 09:13 PM, in macOS
Hi there and welcome to the great world of Macs! ... 1,181 Views / 18 Replies  
Hi there and welcome to the great world of Macs!

In addition to the great info so far ...

Macaroni will remove language files on an ongoing basis ... it also does some other routine...
Posted by bergy, on Apr 14, 2006 at 09:02 AM, in macOS
Hi there .. Since that doesn't happen in... 742 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi there ..

Since that doesn't happen in another account ... it sounds like it might be a preference problem

Try trashing
MacHD/Users/Your...
Posted by bergy, on Apr 14, 2006 at 08:52 AM, in macOS
You can have a look here ... ... 532 Views / 1 Replies  
You can have a look here ...

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Mail/2.0/en/ml1041.html

This is a great site for help ...
Apple - Tiger Support
http://www.apple.com/support/tiger/
...
Posted by bergy, on Apr 12, 2006 at 09:28 PM, in macOS
The ones I am familiar with are .. Amadeus... 985 Views / 2 Replies  
The ones I am familiar with are ..

Amadeus 11
Audacity ... free but a bit buggy at times
Audio Hijack Pro has a lot of features and is well laid out ... $32
Posted by bergy, on Apr 8, 2006 at 01:19 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for the reply ... I don't have... 1,189 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the reply ...

I don't have Garageband ... that's why I'm looking for a program to generate a midi file from my keyboard. Then I can import it into audacity ...
Posted by bergy, on Mar 26, 2006 at 12:44 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Need to Make midi File on Computer from Keyboard 1,189 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi everybody ..

I have what I hope is a simple question ...

I have a midi keyboard ... and am using Audacity as a recorder. I need to get midi from my keyboard into Audacity. Audacity will...
Posted by bergy, on Mar 25, 2006 at 11:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Have a look at this good info ... The... 982 Views / 5 Replies  
Have a look at this good info ...

The Spinning Beach Ball of Death by
Dr. Smoke
http://www.thexlab.com/faqs/sbbod.html
Posted by bergy, on Mar 12, 2006 at 10:49 AM, in Applications
This is now the "third" VIRUS in two days... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
This is now the "third" VIRUS in two days reported by Google Headlines ..

They won't let go now .... It's a feeding frenzy ...
...
Posted by bergy, on Feb 18, 2006 at 03:15 PM, in macOS
I rest my case ... Hot off the presses ...... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
I rest my case ...

Hot off the presses ... now all over Google .. and soon the rest of the media ... Let the slaughter begin!

Second Virus hits Macs .......
Posted by bergy, on Feb 18, 2006 at 01:38 PM, in macOS
I'm hoping Stevo will come up with something ... ... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
I'm hoping Stevo will come up with something ...

You'd think he's probably pretty upset about the coverage this is getting ...

Good grief ... we've got to make the world safe from these rotten...
Posted by bergy, on Feb 18, 2006 at 12:28 PM, in macOS
Has anyone been following Google ... probably the... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
Has anyone been following Google ... probably the most widespread source of info and news headlines ...

This is typical ....

First Apple VIRUS Could be First of Many...
Posted by bergy, on Feb 18, 2006 at 09:35 AM, in macOS
I know that ... but the media says VIRUS ... the... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
I know that ... but the media says VIRUS ... the average guy doesn't go beyond that ...

Just talk to anyone at work .... the word is out ... game over ...

All you'll hear now is Macs have...
Posted by bergy, on Feb 17, 2006 at 11:54 PM, in macOS
Well that's the end of that ... There goes... 5,047 Views / 93 Replies  
Well that's the end of that ...

There goes one big argument when you're trying to get someone to switch to a Mac ...
You will never again be able to say that OSX is virus free ...

They're...
Posted by bergy, on Feb 17, 2006 at 11:07 PM, in macOS
Hi There .. I'm so jealous .. I would love... 808 Views / 9 Replies  
Hi There ..

I'm so jealous .. I would love to upgrade to Tiger from Panther but i don't have a dvd drive. I couldn't believe it when Apple said there would be no installer on cd.

I guess I'll...
Posted by bergy, on Jan 18, 2006 at 02:14 PM, in macOS
Here's what some real snipers have to say on the... 7,303 Views / 39 Replies  
Here's what some real snipers have to say on the plausibility of Oswalds performance ...

http://www.strike-the-root.com/51/herman/herman16.html
Posted by bergy, on Jan 7, 2006 at 01:23 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Here's something interesting today from macdaily... 638 Views / 7 Replies  
Here's something interesting today from macdaily news on this topic ...

http://macdailynews.com/index.php/weblog/comments/8069/

"Although Intel only demonstrated its Robson cache technology in...
Posted by bergy, on Jan 5, 2006 at 03:29 PM, in macOS
What Will Happen When We have Flash Drives? 638 Views / 7 Replies  
Hi there Everybody ...

Are we going to have flash drives soon in our computers?

How will this effect hardware and software performance?

How far away is this development?
Posted by bergy, on Jan 5, 2006 at 09:51 AM, in macOS
Hi again ... Problems After Update? Abridged... 543 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi again ...

Problems After Update? Abridged

1. Start up in Safe Mode .. this will run the "Repair Disk" utility.
Be sure the computer is turned off.
Now press the power button.
Just after...
Posted by bergy, on Dec 29, 2005 at 02:00 PM, in macOS
Hi .. Did you "Save as Default" in Page... 543 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi ..

Did you "Save as Default" in Page Setup/Settings?
Posted by bergy, on Dec 28, 2005 at 04:44 PM, in macOS
Hi Everybody ... Isn't the firewall on by... 863 Views / 12 Replies  
Hi Everybody ...

Isn't the firewall on by default? .....
Posted by bergy, on Dec 26, 2005 at 05:58 PM, in macOS
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