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Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-07-2006, 11:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,192
Posted By pugui
Sooooo, it turns out I am a dummy. On...

Sooooo, it turns out I am a dummy. On Toast>Preferences>General the TV Standard was set to PAL instead of NTSC! Changing this to NTSC quickly solved the problem of the black and white image. :)
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Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-06-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,192
Posted By pugui
Well after another big search, I did managed to...

Well after another big search, I did managed to fix my DiVX codec problem. Now Quicktime plays those files without problem. I thought this could perhaps fix the situation with Toast, alas no joy, I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-05-2006, 01:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,192
Posted By pugui
When I read your post I remembered I had lots of...

When I read your post I remembered I had lots of problems playing DiVX on Quicktime. I downloaded the player and codec from their site but I've only been able to play DiVX files on their player and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-05-2006, 03:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,192
Posted By pugui
Wow, well... umm, I certainly did not intend to...

Wow, well... umm, I certainly did not intend to start a small war here :) I just asked about this B&W thing because I couldn't find anything in the forums about that.

I did find lots of help on...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-04-2006, 10:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,192
Posted By pugui
Avi/Toast problem

This should have been simple enough, try and burn an avi to DVD using Toast 7. And it was, I left it encoding/burning overnight and the DVD was ready in the morning, except when I tried it on my DVD...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-02-2006, 11:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,509
Posted By pugui
The only reason I had not gotten a Mac for almost...

The only reason I had not gotten a Mac for almost a decade was because I just didn't have the money to get one. I mean, sure I did worry about how compatible it would be, and I worried about who...
Forum: Movies and Video 05-31-2006, 03:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 620
Posted By pugui
I had this problem on my intel imac too, the only...

I had this problem on my intel imac too, the only way I was able to watch them was using VLC, works great with most other formats too, except WMV (you need WMP for that).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-31-2006, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By pugui
I use Office programs on my intel iMac with no...

I use Office programs on my intel iMac with no problems.
Forum: Movies and Video 05-31-2006, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By pugui
Hey, I tried using Toast 7 to encode and burn an...

Hey, I tried using Toast 7 to encode and burn an avi, but it came out black and white. Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?
Forum: Movies and Video 05-29-2006, 02:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 511
Posted By pugui
B&W burning problem

Maybe someone can help me out here. I just burned an avi to DVD using Toast 7. The movie burned ok, or so it seemed, but when I tried to play it on my DVD player the movie and menu were all in...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-09-2006, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 688
Posted By pugui
I recently made the switch from PC to MAC with...

I recently made the switch from PC to MAC with the intel imac 17 too!

I agree with loureiro. Use MTR then compress/burn with Toast, much easier and much faster than using three programs.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By pugui
Thanks so much! I'll tell him to bring it...

Thanks so much! I'll tell him to bring it tomorrow and we'll try it then. I'll post the results here :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By pugui
OK, got that, but like PowerBookG4 said, I would...

OK, got that, but like PowerBookG4 said, I would put ethernet to airport, right?

What would I have to do to his laptop? It's a HP running WinXP.

BTW Thanks guys!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By pugui
novicew: Looking for the specs I found the cd...

novicew: Looking for the specs I found the cd that came with the modem, which btw is a cheap old thing they gave me for free, and it says "Speed Touch 530".
I wish I knew more about this kind of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-01-2006, 02:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,097
Posted By pugui
Connect to the net using usb?

I'm not sure how to explain this so please bear with me ok?

I've been connecting to the internet using my ethernet cable, with no problems, I just plugged my imac in and she took care of te rest...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-30-2006, 03:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By pugui
Like macAttack I'm using Bits on Wheels, works...

Like macAttack I'm using Bits on Wheels, works like a charm and it's easy to use.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-30-2006, 02:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,555
Posted By pugui
I recently made the switch from PC to an...

I recently made the switch from PC to an IntelMac, I've been running all my Adobe and Macromedia apps with no problems, they don't seem slow at all. Not as fast as some of the universal ones, but by...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-26-2006, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,367
Posted By pugui
This sounds really cool, I'm gonna give it a try....

This sounds really cool, I'm gonna give it a try. Thanks!
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-26-2006, 05:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,475
Posted By pugui
I'm with the switchers that want to get away from...

I'm with the switchers that want to get away from windows. I used that horrid OS for 10 years and I feel so much better now with OSX on my new imac. I cringe now whenever I have to touch another...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-09-2006, 12:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 705
Posted By pugui
I wanted to put an update here, just in case. I...

I wanted to put an update here, just in case. I turned the computer off, disconnected the battery backup usb from the computer and turned the mac on. Then I tried erasing the file again and it...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-08-2006, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 705
Posted By pugui
I've been trying to uninstall but it won't let me...

I've been trying to uninstall but it won't let me uninstall one of the items on the Belkin folder called "upsd". Now every time I turn on the mac it turns off again after the window for the login...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-08-2006, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 705
Posted By pugui
iMac/Belkin Trouble!

A couple of days ago I had to buy a UPS for my intel imac. I bought a Belkin 550va. I also decided to install the software that came with it, thinking it would help me to manage everything. Once I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2006, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,585
Posted By pugui
As suggested by the link you posted, I downloaded...

As suggested by the link you posted, I downloaded WMP9 which they said should work ok with Rosetta and it did (quality is not the best but it works).

I didn't download the experimental VLC for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-31-2006, 08:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,585
Posted By pugui
Thanks IronMac, dohidied and Grazza for all the...

Thanks IronMac, dohidied and Grazza for all the help.

I downloaded the WMV 9 player and it seems to work ok so far. The only thing I've found is that I can't see them using Frontrow, hopefully...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-31-2006, 12:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,321
Posted By pugui
I made the switch just a month ago but the first...

I made the switch just a month ago but the first thing I did was download Firefox, Safari didn't make such a great impression and I was already using Firefox on my old comp and new that it was a nice...
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