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I am getting use to it actually. Now I know that... 878 Views / 5 Replies  
I am getting use to it actually. Now I know that I have a call or a text coming in depending on the sound.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 3, 2008 at 02:00 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I also had the multiple ringtone issue. I used... 2,188 Views / 15 Replies  
I also had the multiple ringtone issue. I used Fission to edit my sound down, then used MakeiPhooneRingtone to convert to ringtone. The ringtone volume has been decent with what I am using but not...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 27, 2008 at 03:29 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Adobe CS3 Illustrator & Photoshop Crashes 437 Views / 0 Replies  
Every so often Illustrator and Photoshop decide they won't work for me. I am unable to open or save files out of either application. Occasionally it's just PS that has the issue and not AI but in...
Posted by JacobyO, on Aug 29, 2007 at 10:53 AM, in Applications
Thanks, will try. 482 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks, will try.
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 19, 2006 at 11:48 AM, in Mac Desktops
Passwords don't work anymore 482 Views / 2 Replies  
Ok, we have a G5 tower here that has been flawless for years but all of a sudden we got the beachball when it got towards the end of startup. Then we ran fsck on it and it came up clear. I let it sit...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 19, 2006 at 09:40 AM, in Mac Desktops
Subarus are always AWD. Pretty much all other AWD... 2,141 Views / 65 Replies  
Subarus are always AWD. Pretty much all other AWD systems are FWD until there is slippage then it shifts power to the rears.

I have tested the BMW, Volkswagen, and Volvo AWD systems back to back...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 2, 2006 at 05:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I was in prepress for 8 years before I moved to a... 812 Views / 9 Replies  
I was in prepress for 8 years before I moved to a full time "Designer" position. I have always worked for small companies and I owe most of my knowledge to the fact that I had to handle many ascpets...
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 5, 2006 at 11:19 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Indesign CS2 can't save to CS1 format?!?!? 932 Views / 2 Replies  
Has anyone found a way to save Indesign CS2 files to the CS1 format? As far as I can tell this is not possible, and that is a fairly huge issue since I can't rely on most of the publication and...
Posted by JacobyO, on May 20, 2005 at 09:14 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
yeah, I figured that out but I don't know why... 1,770 Views / 4 Replies  
yeah, I figured that out but I don't know why these files are in there. I guess I can just delete them and call it a day.
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 17, 2004 at 05:57 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
What the @!#$ is JAWS folder in Quark 1,770 Views / 4 Replies  
We just noticed the Jaws folder in Quark 6 applications folder and realized it had a copy of every .ps file I have written as well as a collection of around 2500 font files.

This folder is over...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 17, 2004 at 05:32 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I just installed it on my 800 Tibook and though I... 752 Views / 6 Replies  
I just installed it on my 800 Tibook and though I had to lower the graphics a bit it did work fine.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 25, 2004 at 10:01 AM, in Gaming
You wouldn't use the hand tool to move a layer or... 473 Views / 4 Replies  
You wouldn't use the hand tool to move a layer or an item on a layer. you would use the "move" tool. It is the arrow at the top of the tool palette. The Hand Tool is for navigating around the window...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 23, 2004 at 04:29 PM, in Applications
We used to just use a tower for our server but... 1,355 Views / 5 Replies  
We used to just use a tower for our server but with the hotswappable drives it makes our backup system a breeze. We have 5 drives, the first is the system drive, the second and third are a raid for...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 19, 2004 at 02:42 PM, in macOS
We have a single xserve here at my office and we... 1,355 Views / 5 Replies  
We have a single xserve here at my office and we use the Marathon VertX and it works great.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 16, 2004 at 04:04 PM, in macOS
The reason names stay in a document is because... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
The reason names stay in a document is because they have a "layout" name as well as a file name. Since QX6 allows multiple layouts within the same file they made it so you can give each layout it's...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 10, 2004 at 10:15 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Poll: I will be sending you a bill for the 1 minute of... 610 Views / 7 Replies  
I will be sending you a bill for the 1 minute of my time that was wasted by that "song".:thumbsdow
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 8, 2004 at 04:26 PM, in Applications
Not always. Most of the Publications I have to... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
Not always. Most of the Publications I have to deal with are stuck in the dark ages. They don't even accept Quark 5 files. They only accept Quark 4 files and you can't tell them differently.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 8, 2004 at 04:17 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Yes we do know that it can open QX files. However... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
Yes we do know that it can open QX files. However you can't save a QX file out of ID therefore it is useless if the pub or printer doesn't accept ID files.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 8, 2004 at 01:49 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
WE seems to have the real names for the majority... 1,868 Views / 49 Replies  
WE seems to have the real names for the majority of the international teams. It's the club teams that they for some reason didn't get the license.

World Rally Championship takes some getting use...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 8, 2004 at 10:11 AM, in Gaming
Here is a pretty good review of Winning Eleven... 1,868 Views / 49 Replies  
Here is a pretty good review of Winning Eleven than has some comparisons to FIFA.

http://ps2.ign.com/articles/491/491237p3.html
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 5, 2004 at 03:37 PM, in Gaming
For those Soccer Game folks out there... ... 1,868 Views / 49 Replies  
For those Soccer Game folks out there...

Before you spend the money on FIFA, check out Winning Eleven. They just came out with version 7. This is by far the best soccer game I have ever played and...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 4, 2004 at 10:24 AM, in Gaming
Toast can do it. 645 Views / 9 Replies  
Toast can do it.
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 4, 2004 at 10:15 AM, in Applications
Exactly! Preach on brother! What parrallel... 1,272 Views / 21 Replies  
Exactly! Preach on brother!

What parrallel universe do people live in where designers know how to prepare a file for output. Like Corys said, there are a select few that have the ability to do...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 1, 2004 at 10:50 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I haven't had any stability issues with Quark 6.... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
I haven't had any stability issues with Quark 6. Stability has never really been my issue with Quark. As for the renaming files... I have no idea what is going on with your machine but I have never...
Posted by JacobyO, on Mar 1, 2004 at 10:46 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I would agree with godzookie on that one. If you... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
I would agree with godzookie on that one. If you don't have to open a QX file in ID then don't. You are just asking for trouble. While I have had success you just never know what you might have...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 27, 2004 at 10:32 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
last time I checked postscript is still used... 1,272 Views / 21 Replies  
last time I checked postscript is still used whether the file format is a PDF or not. In order for files to rip to film or plates in uses the postscript information. PDF is simply compressing and...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 25, 2004 at 11:14 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
are these fonts truetype or type 1? If they are... 580 Views / 6 Replies  
are these fonts truetype or type 1? If they are type 1 fonts then you need to include both the screen font and the postscript font. True type fonts only contain one file.

ATM is the software you...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 24, 2004 at 10:08 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Well, the general rule of thumb for Offset print... 1,272 Views / 21 Replies  
Well, the general rule of thumb for Offset print trapping is .003". If you are not familiar with this process I suggest you let someone handle it for you. Afterall that is their job. Email me the...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 05:09 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
exactly! Who does hand trapping now anyway.... 1,272 Views / 21 Replies  
exactly! Who does hand trapping now anyway. Sometimes we'd customize the trapping software but rarely if ever do it by hand.
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 04:38 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
on the first part they are obviously not doing... 1,272 Views / 21 Replies  
on the first part they are obviously not doing the trapping for you. Therefore they are asking that you either overprint the black type or do your own trapping and choke the color that is behind the...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 04:26 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I have both. I am forced to use Quark 6 because... 580 Views / 6 Replies  
I have both. I am forced to use Quark 6 because of the publishing industry not wanting to upgrade anything. They won't accept indesign files. Some will take PDF's but it's rare.

If you can avoid...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 11:40 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Ink density is dependent on the paper but as a... 1,012 Views / 14 Replies  
Ink density is dependent on the paper but as a general rule for offset printing use 300% max density. DO NOT rely on photoshop settings to do this for you.

For large black areas that you want to...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 10:38 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Upgrade to Panther and install Suitacse 11.0.2.... 580 Views / 6 Replies  
Upgrade to Panther and install Suitacse 11.0.2. Suitcase might work ok on Jaguar but there are too many nice additions in Panther to not use it.

ATM is not needed in OSX. My best advice is also to...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 10:26 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Much of the time, the saving issue is caused by... 1,533 Views / 40 Replies  
Much of the time, the saving issue is caused by trying to save over a document that was created in an earlier version. Save it with a modified name and try. If that still doesn't work then jump up...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 23, 2004 at 10:19 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I'm ticked!!:brick: I have been to every... 1,555 Views / 28 Replies  
I'm ticked!!:brick:

I have been to every store I see and none of them have the iTunes Pepsi. It's killing me.

Has anyone in the Chicago area had any luck in finding them?
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 17, 2004 at 10:00 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Quark 6.1 just added an import chart feature in... 1,366 Views / 11 Replies  
Quark 6.1 just added an import chart feature in the picture import dialogue box that allows you to import exel files and I believe it also allows you to keep the formatting.

But just for the...
Posted by JacobyO, on Feb 17, 2004 at 09:51 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Thanks for the Keyboard help Dadder. A_D, I... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
Thanks for the Keyboard help Dadder.

A_D, I didn't realize that you were then trying to open the files in Quark 5. I don't do this so I haven't encountered the problem. Why are you opening them in...
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 16, 2004 at 10:39 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
<disclaimer>I hate Quark and in no way defend... 1,421 Views / 14 Replies  
<disclaimer>I hate Quark and in no way defend their horrible concept of customer service</disclaimer>

I have been dealing with Quark 6 since it came out and have been annoyed by many of the same...
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 15, 2004 at 10:09 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Poll: I have been dreaming of a program like Garageband... 1,285 Views / 25 Replies  
I have been dreaming of a program like Garageband forever. I haven't been this excited about a program in a very long time.:thumbsup: :thumbsup:
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 12, 2004 at 09:42 AM, in Applications
does it happen when you are trying to save as an... 638 Views / 7 Replies  
does it happen when you are trying to save as an older version, or any version?

It won't save over the current file as an older version, you have to change the name. I ad an _q5 to the end of my...
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 12, 2004 at 09:38 AM, in Applications
No, the energy saver is off. It pauses for... 594 Views / 2 Replies  
No, the energy saver is off. It pauses for different people while others are working from it without problems.
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 9, 2004 at 09:42 AM, in macOS
File Server Pauses while accessing 594 Views / 2 Replies  
We are running an XServe as a file server at our Design office. For some reason, we will encounter the spinning beachball occasionally when trying to access the Server Drives. We had the same issue...
Posted by JacobyO, on Jan 5, 2004 at 02:22 PM, in macOS
No, you're right. Prepress people shouldn't touch... 1,665 Views / 47 Replies  
No, you're right. Prepress people shouldn't touch type. That should be done by the designer. That is something that is totally subjective and only the designer will know what was intended.
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 28, 2003 at 06:37 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
I understand the difference just fine. But when... 751 Views / 9 Replies  
I understand the difference just fine. But when someone is simply making a post on a forum and uses the word customer, I don't feel the need to become a condescending prick.
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 26, 2003 at 11:28 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
GET OVER IT!!!!!!! It is just a word. If the... 751 Views / 9 Replies  
GET OVER IT!!!!!!!

It is just a word. If the word client makes you feel more important and lets you sleep at night, then by all means use it exclusively.

here is another comparison for you...
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Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 25, 2003 at 02:24 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Record this years madness, then when you buy that... 1,068 Views / 12 Replies  
Record this years madness, then when you buy that shiny new DV cam, run the footage from your old camera thru the DV cam and your all set. Then next year you will be able to shoot with your DV cam.
...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 23, 2003 at 10:19 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
I love my Tivo!! I don't even watch live TV... 743 Views / 6 Replies  
I love my Tivo!! I don't even watch live TV anymore.
That said, if you have a digicam that allows you to line into it you can record the program into the camera and then download to your Mac. I...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 22, 2003 at 04:49 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
Exactly!:D The part about everybody with a... 1,665 Views / 47 Replies  
Exactly!:D

The part about everybody with a computer and Microsoft Publisher thinking they are a designer is soooooooo true.

Customer: I did this layout in Super Mario paint, and I want to get...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 19, 2003 at 03:53 PM, in Art & Graphic Design
1. Are you doing any commercial printing where... 1,718 Views / 25 Replies  
1. Are you doing any commercial printing where you send your files to a Press? If you are then DO NOT calibrate your monitor to your printer, as this will make your files waaay off when it goes to...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 18, 2003 at 10:15 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Corys, I absolutely agree with you. As I said in... 1,665 Views / 47 Replies  
Corys, I absolutely agree with you. As I said in my first post, I miss the prepress side of it. I miss the challenges, and the problem solving. I was simply stating that many of the things that...
Posted by JacobyO, on Dec 17, 2003 at 10:38 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
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