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Search: Posts Made By: Dixon Deeper
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-06-2008, 07:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,025
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Internet sharing turns itself off?

Hey guys... My mom has a Mac Mini running Tiger, 10.5. something, very likely the latest, as she faithfully updates. There are a couple of Windows laptops in the house as well that share her...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-05-2008, 05:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,373
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Cool Apple TV & youtube

I just picked up a 160gb ATV tonight, and have since synced my content, and for the most part, all is well. However, when I tried the youtube feature, I get 'no content available - cannot...
Forum: Movies and Video 09-20-2007, 02:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,570
Posted By Dixon Deeper
The first song is 'Eple' by Royksopp.

The first song is 'Eple' by Royksopp.
Forum: Movies and Video 09-06-2007, 02:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 15,368
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Precisely what I ended up doing, but using...

Precisely what I ended up doing, but using iSquint.
Forum: Movies and Video 08-18-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,347
Posted By Dixon Deeper
1) Yeah, the Daystar and Elgato technically do...

1) Yeah, the Daystar and Elgato technically do the exact same thing, it's just that the software packaged with the Daystar gives you more options as to what your source video will convert to. The...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-18-2007, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,038
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Sorry for not clarifying. Yes, it's a magazine....

Sorry for not clarifying. Yes, it's a magazine. I can't recall exactly what was on the cover, but the main 'attraction' on the cover was the whole theme of digitizing your previous 'analog'...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-10-2007, 10:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,419
Posted By Dixon Deeper
My sis picked up a 42" Vizio LCD HDTV. With the...

My sis picked up a 42" Vizio LCD HDTV. With the exception of the cheap plastic speakers that bolt to the bottom, it's a very nice tv. Luckily, the speakers come off(they are part of the stand, ...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-10-2007, 03:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Just download iSquint for free. It will convert...

Just download iSquint for free. It will convert .wmv to .mp4 files that are Mac friendly.

If you just want to watch .wmv files, you can also just download Flip4Mac, which is just a little...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-09-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,326
Posted By Dixon Deeper
For original poster - It's not an encrypted...

For original poster -

It's not an encrypted DVD, correct?

You should just be able to use Disk Utility to make a disk image of the DVD, which will give you an exact copy of the source DVD,...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-09-2007, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Speaking of that, do you perhaps know why? I...

Speaking of that, do you perhaps know why? I ask only because there is obviously some poor quality video on youtube, but there is also some pretty high quality video on there that looks like it...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-09-2007, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,059
Posted By Dixon Deeper
I don't think iDVD will work with .wmv files. ...

I don't think iDVD will work with .wmv files. Best bet would be to download a program like iSquint/Visual Hub, which will convert the .wmv to .mp4 - you can also adjust the quality setting for the...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-05-2007, 03:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,347
Posted By Dixon Deeper
1.) You can purchase a combo VHS/DVD recorder. ...

1.) You can purchase a combo VHS/DVD recorder. Most, if not all, will have a COPY button, that will begin playing the tape and burning the DVD, all in real time. This method requires little...
Forum: Movies and Video 08-05-2007, 02:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,038
Posted By Dixon Deeper
It should yield the same quality. The only thing...

It should yield the same quality. The only thing about this method, is that once you record vhs footage onto a dvd, you have to pull the files off of the dvd, and convert them to a format that...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-30-2007, 09:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,947
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Thanks for the answer, Brian. Now, one more...

Thanks for the answer, Brian. Now, one more question if you don't mind...

If I want to export it to iDVD, but want to add it to an existing iDVD project, how can I do that? I know I can...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-30-2007, 02:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,947
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Thanks for your reply, Glenners, but actually, I...

Thanks for your reply, Glenners, but actually, I made a mistake in my post. The exported file itself isn't 24gb's. The movie project itself that I saved is 24gb's - even before deciding on an...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-29-2007, 08:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,947
Posted By Dixon Deeper
iMovie export file size

Ok, here's the deal. I've imported some .mov files into iMovie, and I've edited them for my purposes. The two files I've imported have been joined together, and they total about 6gb's in their...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-07-2007, 11:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,038
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Sorry I didn't get back to you quicker on this. ...

Sorry I didn't get back to you quicker on this. I ended up picking up a Daystar Xtraview. It will import a video source directly into jpeg video, mpeg4, etc, etc...all quicktime/imovie friendly. I...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-07-2007, 09:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 632
Posted By Dixon Deeper
iDVD problems

I posted this in the applications forum, but thought there might be more traffic and/or specific help here...

Ok. First off, I have a 1.42ghz G4 Mac Mini w/ 1gb RAM.

iDVD has always seemed to...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-07-2007, 07:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 471
Posted By Dixon Deeper
iDVD troubles

Ok. First off, I have a 1.42ghz G4 Mac Mini w/ 1gb RAM.

iDVD has always seemed to work fine in the past. No slowness issues, nothing. Now, whenever I open it up, it's EXTREMELY slow and...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 06-27-2007, 05:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,227
Posted By Dixon Deeper
I picked up a Canon S3 IS last year, and I've...

I picked up a Canon S3 IS last year, and I've been able to pull off some excellent shots with it now that I've tasked myself with manipulating the manual mode and learning the craft of photography. ...
Forum: Movies and Video 05-28-2007, 04:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 790
Posted By Dixon Deeper
You should be able to convert your files to .mp4...

You should be able to convert your files to .mp4 with iSquint, which is a free download.
Forum: Movies and Video 05-27-2007, 05:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,038
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Let me preface this by saying I too wanted to...

Let me preface this by saying I too wanted to simply digitize old camcorder VHS tapes into files so I could burn to DVD.

I ended up picking up a Pinnacle(made by elgato - Pinnacle just puts...
Forum: Movies and Video 05-26-2007, 03:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By Dixon Deeper
Disc image

Hey everyone - I'm quite new to copying DVD's, and I'm hoping for some input. I'd like to make copies of several of my DVD's, and I know I can rip them with Handbrake, etc. My question is this...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-07-2007, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,151
Posted By Dixon Deeper
You are correct. Here's the rundown. Cable...

You are correct.

Here's the rundown. Cable modem/cable internet connection into ethernet port on Mac mini, with airport already internally installed, straight from the Apple store. In OSX,...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-07-2007, 01:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,151
Posted By Dixon Deeper
There's no base station. Only the mini. I'm not...

There's no base station. Only the mini. I'm not straight on the terminology. I have my broadband connection to the mini. Internet sharing is on in System Pref>Sharing. I'm piggybacking off my...
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