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Well, I tried the sudo shutdown. Then I mounted... 544 Views / 7 Replies  
Well, I tried the sudo shutdown. Then I mounted my file system again (mount -vw/). Then I exited back into OSX. Worked fine. MY main trouble is I travel a lot and still need to properly shutdown...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 21, 2002 at 09:31 PM, in macOS
I tried again just to see how long it would stay... 544 Views / 7 Replies  
I tried again just to see how long it would stay on that blue screen, and it hung there for longer than 20 minutes, thne I forced restart again...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 21, 2002 at 02:44 PM, in macOS
OSX won't shutdown or restart. 544 Views / 7 Replies  
10.1.3. I'm not sure what may have caused this, since I haven't tried to restart or shutdown in a while... but here's what is happening:

When I try to shutdown my iBook in OSX, it shows the...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 21, 2002 at 04:26 AM, in macOS
J.B.- I do not experience really any of what... 734 Views / 39 Replies  
J.B.-

I do not experience really any of what you described on my 600.
My frame rates vary actually, I've seen them go up to 20+ in "fast mode", but they usually hang in the 7-15 range in "qality...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 8, 2002 at 05:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Don't have a G4 iMac, but my guess is its either... 1,087 Views / 19 Replies  
Don't have a G4 iMac, but my guess is its either on the OSX install disc, or on whatever extra applications disc came with the computer. If you've lost these discs, I think Apple will give you new...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 02:20 AM, in Mac Desktops
Yes. :) Isn't it great?! 513 Views / 18 Replies  
Yes. :) Isn't it great?!
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 02:12 AM, in Mac Desktops
Waterfield. Make no second thought about it. ... 786 Views / 24 Replies  
Waterfield. Make no second thought about it. Excellent customer service/relations.

Also, if you care to search, you can find about a gogillian other topics already posted ont his subject with...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 02:08 AM, in Mac Notebooks
To keep the hacking discussinon going here... ... 448 Views / 6 Replies  
To keep the hacking discussinon going here...

I know it is possible to hack keys on the keyboard (I just don't know how). I had someone make the enter key on my old Pismo a Command/Apple key...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 02:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Based on personal experience, it sounds to me... 436 Views / 3 Replies  
Based on personal experience, it sounds to me like your drive may be beginning to crap out. There are a number of tiny gears that move the eye in these newer disc drives... and I wouldn't be...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 01:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Hmm. Yeah, I agree with gumby, get more RAM. ... 615 Views / 11 Replies  
Hmm. Yeah, I agree with gumby, get more RAM. It's gonna be REAL slow though, even with.

I would try a dual boot maybe, and only use OSX when you want to use iPhoto.
Posted by nick h, on Mar 6, 2002 at 01:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
kevin- Intel is already having to redesign... 590 Views / 14 Replies  
kevin-

Intel is already having to redesign the architecture in their processors to be more like the IBM/Motorola PowerPC's because they simply can no longer keep ripping MHz out like they have in...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 04:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
By the time anything breaks down, you should be... 588 Views / 11 Replies  
By the time anything breaks down, you should be in the market for a new laptop. Nothing should slow down unless you tell it to (not even the HD, tie).
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 03:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
12" no matter what. Read past posts on this... 619 Views / 23 Replies  
12" no matter what. Read past posts on this topic.
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 03:50 AM, in Mac Notebooks
In OSX, sleep. 650 Views / 9 Replies  
In OSX, sleep.
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 03:46 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I guess it's too late to really help you now, but... 3,627 Views / 10 Replies  
I guess it's too late to really help you now, but I think your problem may have been that your RCA's weren't plugged into a favorable input jack on the back of your stereo. What I mean by favorable...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 01:38 AM, in Mac Desktops
Try posting in the Buy/Sell forum. -Nick 627 Views / 8 Replies  
Try posting in the Buy/Sell forum.

-Nick
Posted by nick h, on Mar 5, 2002 at 01:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
Chris- Welcome. I have a TiBook400. MY... 554 Views / 15 Replies  
Chris-

Welcome. I have a TiBook400. MY 600MHz iBook is faster in OSX. Both have same amount of memory. The Ti500, 550, 667 would be the best way to go for you I think if you want OSX to run...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 06:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It is VERY difficult to make LCD screens. ... 841 Views / 15 Replies  
It is VERY difficult to make LCD screens. Something aorund 50% or so have to be thrown away/remade. I suspect whoever is making the screens for the new iMacs (probably Samsung- does anyone know for...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 08:00 AM, in Mac Desktops
I remember reading on Apple's website about a... 407 Views / 9 Replies  
I remember reading on Apple's website about a month ago that it is acutally around 3% right now *I think*. They said something along the lines of it is comparable to the percentage of Mercedes...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 07:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I am VERY surprised Dell ranked so high. Sooo... 355 Views / 2 Replies  
I am VERY surprised Dell ranked so high. Sooo many Dell users I know have sooo many problems, especially in laptops.

Then again, comparing to the alternatives (HP, Gateway), I can see how Dell...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 07:37 AM, in Mac Notebooks
About 3 hours. Brightness up all the way. ... 621 Views / 22 Replies  
About 3 hours. Brightness up all the way. Couple small programs open. USB mouse plugged in.
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 07:29 AM, in Mac Notebooks
The second guy was a jerk. I have had all sorts... 444 Views / 5 Replies  
The second guy was a jerk. I have had all sorts of up and down expereinces with Apple Tech Support. Eventually, I did take it up with some supervisors (some very high ranking supervisors I might...
Posted by nick h, on Mar 1, 2002 at 07:18 AM, in Mac Notebooks
G3 won't recognize RAM 547 Views / 5 Replies  
I thought I read on this topic before here, but I couldn't find it in the search. Oh well, here is my trouble...

I know a guy who just updated RAM in his G3 PowerBook. I'm not sure whether he's...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 21, 2002 at 03:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Kingston makes equally good RAM (supposedly). I... 669 Views / 9 Replies  
Kingston makes equally good RAM (supposedly). I get all my RAM from 18004memory.com - its the cheapest I can find and I've NEVER had a problem with it.
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 03:00 PM, in Mac Desktops
HEY! Nice computer! ;) 537 Views / 10 Replies  
HEY! Nice computer! ;)
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 02:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The Ti screen is absolutely wonderful. The 3... 655 Views / 26 Replies  
The Ti screen is absolutely wonderful. The 3 problems that most people have with or around it are:

- It is a bit delicate
- The hinges can loosen up or crack
-It isn't as bright as other...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 04:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
My iBook at night... 351 Views / 1 Replies  
At night my iBook sits next to my bed when I go to sleep. I leave it on, and don't turn the screen off or anything. I notice the coolest thing last night...

For some reason I left the lid at an...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 04:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I am not at all worried about the arm actually. ... 1,718 Views / 38 Replies  
I am not at all worried about the arm actually. I think Apple mgiht have done something there that is "more than meets the eye". Its probably a whole lot more complex than the 2 piece hinges ont he...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 04:23 AM, in Mac Desktops
I don't have this problem or a solution but I... 380 Views / 2 Replies  
I don't have this problem or a solution but I wanted to post that everytime I plug in my AV cable my speakers kinda pop. They work fine afterwards though. Maybe both issues are related?
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 04:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm using 4.29 GB. I have OS 10.1.2 and OS 9.2... 343 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm using 4.29 GB.
I have OS 10.1.2 and OS 9.2 installed (only core install on OS9 though). I have all or most of the given software installed on this machine, plus some stuff like Office v.X and...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 03:56 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Are you colorblind? (just kidding) I don't... 334 Views / 1 Replies  
Are you colorblind? (just kidding)

I don't know about pink, but the screen is definately brighter on the 12".
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 03:49 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I totally disagree. The very nature of the 12"... 612 Views / 33 Replies  
I totally disagree. The very nature of the 12" makes it a perfect laptop for me. If Apple only had 14" iBooks, I would seriously have to consider loooking at some Windows laptops. The 12" is ultra...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 19, 2002 at 03:43 AM, in Mac Notebooks
By default, my iBook 600 is more powerful than... 569 Views / 12 Replies  
By default, my iBook 600 is more powerful than your O/C iBook 500. Turning the settings down and you rock in games?? Uhhh.... I beg to differ. :rolleyes:

I'd like to see you "whip" my "tushy"...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 10:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah good question. I got a cheap beige Belkin... 534 Views / 5 Replies  
Yeah good question. I got a cheap beige Belkin portable S/P from CompUSA. It's not really a pain to lug around, but it its one exrta thing I gotta plug in on the go.
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 05:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yeah, I concur. 18004memory.com is the BEST... 487 Views / 8 Replies  
Yeah, I concur. 18004memory.com is the BEST place to get RAM!
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 05:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, if you are REALLY into games, you might be... 569 Views / 12 Replies  
Well, if you are REALLY into games, you might be better off looking into a PowerMac than an iMac.

If you are moderately into games, get the iMac. The advantages are as follows:

- G4
- More...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 05:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Does it happen when you put your computer to... 643 Views / 7 Replies  
Does it happen when you put your computer to sleep (without closing the lid)?

What OS are you running?
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 02:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I've heard some people say that they get less... 366 Views / 2 Replies  
I've heard some people say that they get less battery life whil eunder OSX. I have NOT had this experience.

Batteries do "deteriorate" over time- but it usually happens quite suddenly. I...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 02:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
See if you can get a free AppleCare plan out of... 541 Views / 11 Replies  
See if you can get a free AppleCare plan out of them too... since it was a floor model ;).
Posted by nick h, on Feb 18, 2002 at 02:08 AM, in Mac Notebooks
These are so fun to see. Post some more (I'd... 2,524 Views / 88 Replies  
These are so fun to see. Post some more (I'd post mine, but I won't be getting my G4 iMac anytime soon).
Posted by nick h, on Feb 17, 2002 at 07:17 PM, in Mac Desktops
Twice I've shipped my Ti400 to Apple for repairs... 507 Views / 6 Replies  
Twice I've shipped my Ti400 to Apple for repairs and it came back with a new problem that was attributed to shipping.

Oh well, I wouldn't call Better Business Bureau on them...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Post pictures PLEASE! 562 Views / 6 Replies  
Post pictures PLEASE!
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I had a Pismo 500. I now have an iBook 600. Get... 494 Views / 11 Replies  
I had a Pismo 500. I now have an iBook 600. Get the iBook.
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iMac in April 632 Views / 4 Replies  
I plan on getting the low end G4 iMac in April (hopefully most of the rush will be over by then). What would be a good place to get one? I am eligible for AppleStore education discount (but that is...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:14 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm not sure if this topic is suitable for the... 863 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm not sure if this topic is suitable for the iMac forum, but anyway...

When you "compress" a sound file (AIFF, WAV, etc.) into an MP3, all you are essentially doing is cutting off the extreme...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 07:08 PM, in Mac Desktops
I gurantee that if there were a DellNN, their... 586 Views / 27 Replies  
I gurantee that if there were a DellNN, their servers would crash because they would be flooded with complaining posts everyday.
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 04:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
oscaraf- I plan on doing the exact same stuff as... 711 Views / 22 Replies  
oscaraf- I plan on doing the exact same stuff as you it looks like. I plan on putting 640 in my new one when I order it (I'm waiting till all the rush ends so I can just walk into the local store...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 02:49 AM, in Mac Desktops
1024x768 on a 12" screen hurts your eyes? Gee,... 497 Views / 9 Replies  
1024x768 on a 12" screen hurts your eyes? Gee, and I always complain about 12pt. font. Maybe you need some reading glasses?

The 14" will definately be bigger, but I would ask yourself if bigger...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 15, 2002 at 01:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Being in Achorage, I can verify this information.... 896 Views / 3 Replies  
Being in Achorage, I can verify this information. All shipments go throught the airport of course, which has been under just as much security as any other in the country, if not more. Lots of...
Posted by nick h, on Feb 14, 2002 at 01:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
no. no. no. no. no. no. grrrr. :mad: ... 661 Views / 31 Replies  
no.

no. no. no. no. no. grrrr. :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad:
Posted by nick h, on Feb 13, 2002 at 03:57 AM, in Mac Notebooks
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