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Thanks!!...that did the trick!!...It wouldn't let... 1,071 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks!!...that did the trick!!...It wouldn't let me do the 10.5.8 updater...I had to install the 10.5.2 combo and then step up to 10.5.6 and then 10.5.8. I dunno why. Anyway, its working great...
Posted by Phrogman, on Aug 11, 2009 at 09:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
Can't boot from DVD or second drive. 1,071 Views / 2 Replies  
Hope someone can help me...This has me perplexed.

I bought and installed an SSD on my Mac Pro. When I tried to boot from my DVD to do the install, I kept getting a kernel panic during the boot...
Posted by Phrogman, on Aug 11, 2009 at 06:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
The one you have is the wrong one. Here is... 932 Views / 3 Replies  
The one you have is the wrong one.

Here is where I bought mine:
Apple Airport Extreme Kit for Mac Pro from Small Dog Electronics (http://www.smalldog.com/product/41116)

Here are the steps to...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 16, 2007 at 12:07 AM, in Mac Desktops
Assuming that your Brother printer has a Mac... 795 Views / 4 Replies  
Assuming that your Brother printer has a Mac driver (probably does) you can definetly share this printer across a network. In system preferences, select the "Sharing" preference and the put a...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jan 15, 2007 at 01:29 AM, in Networking
mpeg4 will work too 5,751 Views / 73 Replies  
mpeg4 will work too
Posted by Phrogman, on Jan 13, 2007 at 11:01 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
DMS is much cheaper....I got 2 x 512 from them... 702 Views / 5 Replies  
DMS is much cheaper....I got 2 x 512 from them for $224. Works great, has Apple recommened heatsinks, and no errors at all!...

Here is the link:
...
Posted by Phrogman, on Nov 19, 2006 at 10:09 PM, in Mac Desktops
I'm running Office on my MacPro 2.66. Runs... 786 Views / 4 Replies  
I'm running Office on my MacPro 2.66. Runs great...the only problem is that it is a little slow to launch....but once it is launched, it runs like a champ. Office is NOT a processor intensive app...
Posted by Phrogman, on Nov 10, 2006 at 04:54 PM, in Mac Desktops
Has anyone bought from MacSolutions (aka Memory... 47,281 Views / 210 Replies  
Has anyone bought from MacSolutions (aka Memory Solutions) yet? If so, do they ship with the large heatsinks depicted on their website??

Thanks
Posted by Phrogman, on Nov 6, 2006 at 10:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
MacSolutions and MemorySolutions are the same... 47,281 Views / 210 Replies  
MacSolutions and MemorySolutions are the same company. The 1gb kit from MemorySolutions it cheaper ($204 vs $216). They appear to be the same kit with the same heatsinks.

Check it out here. ...
Posted by Phrogman, on Oct 25, 2006 at 11:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
10.4.7.....I ordered a MacPro and 23" Cinema... 1,717 Views / 6 Replies  
10.4.7.....I ordered a MacPro and 23" Cinema Display to replace my G4 and 17" ADC display. The 23" display shipped a month prior to my MacPro arriving, so I was using it with my G4. I was...
Posted by Phrogman, on Oct 23, 2006 at 08:13 PM, in Mac Desktops
I was using that card to drive my 23" apple... 1,717 Views / 6 Replies  
I was using that card to drive my 23" apple Cinema display with my dual 1ghz g4 mdd. It looked great on my monitor with no problems at all.
Posted by Phrogman, on Oct 21, 2006 at 08:21 PM, in Mac Desktops
I emailed Maxupgrades, and they said they would... 47,281 Views / 210 Replies  
I emailed Maxupgrades, and they said they would sell a 1 gb kit (2 x 512) for $249 if anyone is interested.

Email them...they are very quick to respond
Posted by Phrogman, on Sep 28, 2006 at 08:49 PM, in Mac Desktops
I just shipped a G4 tower from San Diego to... 701 Views / 6 Replies  
I just shipped a G4 tower from San Diego to Dallas TX via UPS ground for $38. Total weight was 55 lbs.
Posted by Phrogman, on Sep 28, 2006 at 12:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
Amen brother!!! Still waiting here...ordered... 7,660 Views / 152 Replies  
Amen brother!!!

Still waiting here...ordered on the 7th right after the keynote...I have been a loyal Apple Customer since 1987. This is not the kind of support I am used to with Apple. Like...
Posted by Phrogman, on Sep 11, 2006 at 07:32 PM, in Mac Desktops
Ordered mine on 7 Aug...still waiting. I called... 7,660 Views / 152 Replies  
Ordered mine on 7 Aug...still waiting. I called Apple to kindly bitch about others who ordered a system with the x1900 well after me, getting their orders. I was hoping to get a free upgrade on the...
Posted by Phrogman, on Sep 8, 2006 at 01:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
I just checked my order status online and I can... 7,660 Views / 152 Replies  
I just checked my order status online and I can no longer cancel my BTO Mac Pro with the x1900 and bluetooth. I ordered mine on 7 Aug. Looks like it will ship before the estimated 12 Sept date...I...
Posted by Phrogman, on Sep 6, 2006 at 10:41 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have debated selling the display... 1,396 Views / 18 Replies  
I have debated selling the display seperately....what do you think would be better, a package deal or listing the display separately???
Posted by Phrogman, on Aug 17, 2006 at 02:14 AM, in Mac Desktops
Since we're asking, how much for this config?: ... 1,396 Views / 18 Replies  
Since we're asking, how much for this config?:

MDD dual 1ghz g4
768mb RAM
2 x 80 gig hard drive
6 USB 2.0 ports
Superdrive
GeForce 4ti
17" cinema display
Posted by Phrogman, on Aug 15, 2006 at 11:30 PM, in Mac Desktops
I noticed that the USB ports on the keyboard that... 21,855 Views / 321 Replies  
I noticed that the USB ports on the keyboard that ship with the Mac Pro are still only USB 1.1. Anyone know why that is? Surely it doesn't cost a penny more to make them USB 2.0

Just curious.
Posted by Phrogman, on Aug 11, 2006 at 12:45 PM, in Mac Desktops
May be....but my hub and card worked perfectly... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
May be....but my hub and card worked perfectly fine BEFORE the 10.4.7 update. Something changed in the update that screwed this up. I am hoping for a fix.
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 4, 2006 at 02:35 PM, in macOS
Well, what do you know!! I unplugged the Belkin... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
Well, what do you know!! I unplugged the Belkin hub from the USB 2.0 card and my computer now wakes from sleep just fine. I plugged it back in and slept/woke the computer and the kernal_task was...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 3, 2006 at 08:25 PM, in macOS
Interesting...I have a Compaq usb 2.0 card in... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
Interesting...I have a Compaq usb 2.0 card in mine with a belkin USB hub conected to it....I'll experiment with with out the card/hub and see what happens. I need this hub though, so it would suck...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 3, 2006 at 08:20 PM, in macOS
There is a thread on this now on the Apple... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
There is a thread on this now on the Apple Support forums.

Linky (http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?threadID=543856)
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 3, 2006 at 07:52 PM, in macOS
I've just noticed the same thing on my MDD 1ghz... 1,138 Views / 15 Replies  
I've just noticed the same thing on my MDD 1ghz dual with Mac OSX 10.4.7. With no appliciations open, Kernel_task root is using 80% of both CPUs with 50 threads. If I restart the computer CPU...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 1, 2006 at 04:53 PM, in macOS
Found it...thanks for your help! 547 Views / 5 Replies  
Found it...thanks for your help!
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 25, 2006 at 10:39 PM, in macOS
I can change it to "1" but it always comes back... 547 Views / 5 Replies  
I can change it to "1" but it always comes back as 10 when I print another documet... I don't see a "Save Presets" option.
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 25, 2006 at 09:10 PM, in macOS
Default # of copies 547 Views / 5 Replies  
Not sure if this is an OS X issue, or Canon i850 printer problem. The default number of copies in the Print dialog "Copies and Pages" pane is set at 10. I can't figure out how to change the default...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 25, 2006 at 08:29 PM, in macOS
Sorry 785 Views / 11 Replies  
Sorry
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 25, 2005 at 12:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can also get a compact AC Shuffle charger on... 785 Views / 11 Replies  
You can also get a compact AC Shuffle charger on eBay for less than $10. I have one and it works like a champ. They are available at other online stores as well. However, I wouldn't buy Apple's...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 25, 2005 at 12:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Here is another option if you want a Canon... 1,100 Views / 9 Replies  
Here is another option if you want a Canon printer. They have a $70 rebate on their printers if you buy a computer with it. I don't think they have to be on the same receipt. The Canon Pixma...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 17, 2005 at 10:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Hmmmm....good question. I didn't realize both... 1,100 Views / 9 Replies  
Hmmmm....good question. I didn't realize both offers required the UPC labels. I am pretty sure there is only one UPC on the Apple Powerbook box. Sorry for getting your hopes up. You might be...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 17, 2005 at 10:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yep 1,100 Views / 9 Replies  
Yep
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 17, 2005 at 08:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Don't forget about the free printer!! Linky... 1,100 Views / 9 Replies  
Don't forget about the free printer!!

Linky (http://store.apple.com/1-800-780-5009/WebObjects/EducationIndividual?type=higherEd&promo=ChoosePerfectPrinter)
Posted by Phrogman, on Jul 17, 2005 at 08:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use AudioRecorder for microphone recordings. ... 898 Views / 4 Replies  
I use AudioRecorder for microphone recordings. It is a very simple (and free) program that records directly to a number of different formats. (mp3, wav etc)


AudioRecorder Link...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 28, 2005 at 11:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
True dat...The Student Teacher Edition is not... 1,320 Views / 22 Replies  
True dat...The Student Teacher Edition is not eligible for discounted upgrades. However, you do get three licenses with each Student/Teacher copy, so you can legally load it on three different Macs....
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 23, 2005 at 04:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Uhhh....walk in to CompUSA....pick up Microsoft... 1,320 Views / 22 Replies  
Uhhh....walk in to CompUSA....pick up Microsoft Office for Mac (student teacher Edition). Walk over to counter....pay sales clerk....walk out of CompUSA.

or

Go to Amazon.com website....put...
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 23, 2005 at 11:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
There is no requirement to be connected to... 1,320 Views / 22 Replies  
There is no requirement to be connected to education to purchase the Student & Teacher Edition.
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 21, 2005 at 07:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Pacifist... 486 Views / 2 Replies  
Pacifist (http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/12743)

or

Buy it
Posted by Phrogman, on Jun 21, 2005 at 04:55 PM, in macOS
Look for this in the 10.4.1 update. :D 2,218 Views / 31 Replies  
Look for this in the 10.4.1 update. :D
Posted by Phrogman, on May 2, 2005 at 03:34 PM, in macOS
Yea...I don't get the Ripple either and I have a... 2,218 Views / 31 Replies  
Yea...I don't get the Ripple either and I have a Geforce4 Ti 4600 128mb. according to Apple's site, the ripple effect is done with Quartz extreme:

"Powerful graphics give Quartz Extreme the power...
Posted by Phrogman, on May 2, 2005 at 12:53 AM, in macOS
My Motorola v551 now works with iSync via... 1,564 Views / 23 Replies  
My Motorola v551 now works with iSync via bluetooth.
Posted by Phrogman, on Apr 29, 2005 at 12:17 PM, in macOS
Re: Apple Store (online) educational discount 1,070 Views / 21 Replies  
Depending on the tax in your state, it might be cheaper to buy it from Amazon.com. They have free shipping and no tax (in most states) PLUS they have $100-150 rebates on the Powerbooks and iBooks. ...
Posted by Phrogman, on Apr 5, 2005 at 03:42 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poisoned Limewire 1,023 Views / 13 Replies  
Poisoned

Limewire
Posted by Phrogman, on Mar 22, 2005 at 11:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: what to do with apple 50$ gift card :-) 923 Views / 23 Replies  
Give it to me...I'll find something for it!! :-)
Posted by Phrogman, on Feb 21, 2005 at 10:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Depends...If you have high sales tax in your... 1,042 Views / 6 Replies  
Depends...If you have high sales tax in your state, you can save a significant amount by buying from MacMall or Amazon etc. on a $2000 Powerbook, that is $150 in sales tax where I live (San Diego). ...
Posted by Phrogman, on Feb 8, 2005 at 03:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: What other forums/websites do you browse 1,174 Views / 20 Replies  
I love MacSurfer (http://www.macsurfer.com) Its an awesome Mac news aggregate.
Posted by Phrogman, on Feb 6, 2005 at 01:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow!...from the subject line, it sounded like you... 675 Views / 4 Replies  
Wow!...from the subject line, it sounded like you were really desperate for a 12" Powerbook.
Posted by Phrogman, on Feb 1, 2005 at 07:11 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: BT dongle other than D-Link? 516 Views / 4 Replies  
This one works well and is only $25:



Trendware (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0000BVV37/qid=1102595718/sr=8-1/ref=pd_csp_1/002-4174602-5320838?v=glance&s=electronics&n=507846)
Posted by Phrogman, on Dec 9, 2004 at 08:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Want an ibook... several questions for a Windoze user. 893 Views / 10 Replies  
I use Audio Recorder 1.4 to record audio. You can record directly to mp3 and the bit rate is adjustable, so you can cram a lot of audio in a small space.
Best of all it is FREE!!!

Here is the...
Posted by Phrogman, on Nov 30, 2004 at 08:33 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Centris650, It would have only cost $3.99 if... 10,243 Views / 121 Replies  
Centris650,

It would have only cost $3.99 if you would have done the A9.com search prior to putting the iBook in your cart and checking out.

Oh well.......
Posted by Phrogman, on Nov 1, 2004 at 12:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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