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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-26-2008, 01:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 587
Posted By stonysleep
Red face iTunes Video Podcasts

I subscribe to several Video Podcasts, but every now and again one of the files will play in iTunes but won't transfer to my iPod
I can only guess this is to do with the format of the video not...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-26-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 888
Posted By stonysleep
Flip 4 Mac only supports playback...

Flip 4 Mac only supports playback (http://flip4mac.com/wmv_tech.htm) of files created for versions of windows media player 9
Windows media player 11 is out for windows, and if the "education videos"...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-26-2008, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By stonysleep
It sounds like your itunes library got corrupted,...

It sounds like your itunes library got corrupted, but a MacHeadCase says, is difficult to tell without any more information
Plus, since it sounds like you have re-imported your songs it will be...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-22-2008, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 619
Posted By stonysleep
Wow! That's a blast from the past a personal...

Wow! That's a blast from the past a personal laserwriter 300!
Running it in OSX i'm guessing is going to be the biggest challenge, and off the top of my head i have a suspicion it's not possible...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-22-2008, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By stonysleep
I've used delocalizer on 10.4 Tiger and it strips...

I've used delocalizer on 10.4 Tiger and it strips out all the multilingual parts of apps. It takes a while (as it has to scan everything), but it usually gives you a few hundred extra mb for your...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-22-2008, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By stonysleep
I forget if it was a replacement or an extra, but...

I forget if it was a replacement or an extra, but there was an app called drive setup in OS9 that I used to use
It does sound like the OS9 disc you have won't boot that mac so if it has a cd burner...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-22-2008, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,619
Posted By stonysleep
I think I'm talking about the ASE that your dad...

I think I'm talking about the ASE that your dad has so my post may be irrelevant

I know someone who did - they really enjoyed it
He got me a copy of mac test pro for my G4 - amazingly it came on...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 01-21-2008, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 932
Posted By stonysleep
Domain name providers normally has very little to...

Domain name providers normally has very little to do with email or hosting problems, so I'll reiterate that it sounds like your web host and/or email provider is the problem.
That doesn't prevent...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-21-2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,358
Posted By stonysleep
You're kidding right? Powerpoint is a hugely used...

You're kidding right? Powerpoint is a hugely used app. Why do you think it gets some of the most attention at every Office upgrade?[/quote]
Not kidding, am just speaking from the point of view ...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-21-2008, 08:06 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,519
Posted By stonysleep
I've been using a Nokia 6230i for a while now...

I've been using a Nokia 6230i for a while now (had a Nokia 6230 before so feels like the same phone as before) - it's pretty indestructible, works with iSync for calendars and contact list/address...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-21-2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,358
Posted By stonysleep
[Personal opinion] The only useful office apps...

[Personal opinion] The only useful office apps are excel and access [/Personal Opinion]
The only reason I would buy office for OSX is for Excel - Word is an awful word processor and bad value for...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-21-2008, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,546
Posted By stonysleep
Screenshots from mactracker (2001 first then...

Screenshots from mactracker (2001 first then 2002):

http://img250.imageshack.us/img250/1677/picture1xc2.th.png (http://img250.imageshack.us/my.php?image=picture1xc2.png)...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-21-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 877
Posted By stonysleep
My general concept of viruses is that the end...

My general concept of viruses is that the end user needs to have a perception of what they're doing in order to prevent infection and fancy antivirus is not usually required.
I usually advocate AVG...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-21-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,569
Posted By stonysleep
I'm still driving my first car 8 years down the...

I'm still driving my first car 8 years down the line - it's my grandad's old 1.6 Ford Escort. I was about 18 when I first started driving it. It was a gift from him and cost me £1800 to get insurance...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2008, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,237
Posted By stonysleep
I did a quick google search and thispage on...

I did a quick google search and thispage on unicode looks quite useful (http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/su/mideast/encyclopedia/unicode.html)
It explains how to use the character palette to enter...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2008, 06:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,765
Posted By stonysleep
I usually go to arstechnica for info on...

I usually go to arstechnica for info on processors
Here's their article on penryn (http://origin.arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20080107-intel-unveils-sixteen-new-45nm-processors-at-ces.html). Check...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2008, 06:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,086
Posted By stonysleep
I don't know much about SATA and 2.5" drives if...

I don't know much about SATA and 2.5" drives if they differ at all but i've done the rounds on HD manufacturers.
I generally rate Seagate, WD and Maxtor
I had my reservations about IBM though...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-21-2008, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By stonysleep
Several ways Depends on whether you want to...

Several ways
Depends on whether you want to access just your files or control the machine remotely.
If you just want your files, OSX comes built in with SMB support, so you can simply switch...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-19-2008, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,896
Posted By stonysleep
Thanks MHC - sounds like there's something in...

Thanks MHC - sounds like there's something in there to add new ones to iCal

I found an option in the prefs for "show birthdays calendar"
I still think I may go with the automator for putting in...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-19-2008, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,896
Posted By stonysleep
Question Using iCal for alerts

While the title says iCal it kinda falls into Apple apps generally and i'm not sure where the solution lies.

A bit of background, I switched from using Entourage to Mail/Address Book/iCal about 18...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-24-2007, 04:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 585
Posted By stonysleep
iTunes smart playlist bug

Hi all,
I thought someone here might be able to shed some light on a glitch I've come across.
Have been trying to use smart playlist more and more and in doing so have been unable to create a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-01-2007, 05:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,365
Posted By stonysleep
My take on it I used macs before Windows...

My take on it
I used macs before Windows because my school had them
The logic makes more sense in most cases - why opening an Excel document will open a 2nd copy of Excel when Excel is already...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 05-01-2007, 04:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,851
Posted By stonysleep
I think it'd be a good idea how about this...

I think it'd be a good idea how about this vbulletin mod (http://www.vbulletin.org/forum/showthread.php?t=88289). Am assuming it does what it says on the tin as I haven't seen it in action.
What do...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 05-01-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 591
Posted By stonysleep
First thing I did when I got my new router was...

First thing I did when I got my new router was change the IP, the SSID, changed the password to login to the router and switched WPA on.

My next door neighbour doesn't think that way to the point...
Forum: Movies and Video 05-01-2007, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By stonysleep
I've still got the free version of iMovie...

I've still got the free version of iMovie (version 1.0) so am not going to be able to be of much help. All I can suggest is this page:
Apple Software Downloads...
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