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Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,550
Posted By dcheek
The main reason is that I have a mailing list...

The main reason is that I have a mailing list that I generated in 1986 on my Mac Plus that I've messaged since then. It made the upgrade from the Plus to the iMac, to the MacBook with only minor...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,550
Posted By dcheek
10.4.11 I haven't installed any plug ins. ...

10.4.11
I haven't installed any plug ins.

Dave
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-30-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,550
Posted By dcheek
Update 12/30/11

Well, after resetting Safari and downloading a new Adobe Flash Safari quit only once yesterday. Today however it quit 3 times within a half an hour! If it keeps up I'm going to use Firefox as my...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-29-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,550
Posted By dcheek
Thanks for the tip! I did what you said first...

Thanks for the tip! I did what you said first thing this morning. I will let you know if I have the same problem as the day progresses.

Dave
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 12-27-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,550
Posted By dcheek
Safari quits for no reason

There is no browser forum so I'm posting this here. I just had Verizon Fios installed and now having problems with Safari. I open the browser and have AOL as my home page. When I go to open my e...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-14-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
Fixed-well almost

I took the computer to the Apple store and they had to take it apart to remove the disk. They said there is something wrong mechanically with the drive and it would have to be replaced. Cost...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-26-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
Tried Everthing

Thanks to all for the tips on removing the stuck disk. Unfortunately, none of them has worked. I plan on taking the unit up to the Apple Store later this week. I will post the results as soon as I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
Like I said the disk reads fine, so it can't be...

Like I said the disk reads fine, so it can't be the CD itself, at least it seems that way. I'm certain it's mechanical. The drive has been making funny noises and we've been doing some serious...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
I think that's what I'm going to have to do. I...

I think that's what I'm going to have to do. I think it's a mechanical problem rather than electronic. Has anyone replaced one of these? I'm wondering what the cost would be.

Dave
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-22-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,425
Posted By dcheek
I finally got in touch with Quark and there is no...

I finally got in touch with Quark and there is no problem with upgrading from 6.5 directly to 8.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
Okay I've tried the following: -dragged Icon to...

Okay I've tried the following:
-dragged Icon to trash
-select disk and hit command key and E
-selected eject disk from the menu
-inserted another disk to try and see if it was seated properly.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,786
Posted By dcheek
Help! CD Won't Eject!

I put a blank CD in my Imac, burned it, and now it won't eject. I tried the usual reboot and hold the mouse down routine, but it still won't come out. Is there a manual way to get the thing out...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-21-2010, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,425
Posted By dcheek
Upgrade Quark 6.5 to 8

Can you upgrade from Quark 6.5 to 8, or do you have to go to 7 first then 8?

Dave
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-15-2010, 07:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Thanks for the info. I will tell my prepress guy.

Thanks for the info. I will tell my prepress guy.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-14-2010, 03:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Nick, I installed Tiger 10.4.11 with all the...

Nick,
I installed Tiger 10.4.11 with all the current updates.
We (my prepress guy and I) made an appointment for 10:00 AM at the Short Hills, NJ Apple store. We arrived at 9:45 and the store was...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-14-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Great news. Went to the local Apple store and...

Great news. Went to the local Apple store and the loaded the operating software of my choice, and did all the updates for NO CHARGE!!!!!!!! Took about 1 1/2 hours. Machine works perfectly now and...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Okay, I get why Apple doesn't offer or sell the...

Okay, I get why Apple doesn't offer or sell the older operating systems but how about this scenario; your Mac bombs and you go to restore the system software with the disks that came with your...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 06:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
I guess I should have started with this forum...

I guess I should have started with this forum before the purchase. It's really a shame because the computer is in pristine condition. I mean no wear whatsoever.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
The reason I want the older Tiger version of the...

The reason I want the older Tiger version of the software was so I could use my Creative Suite 3 software, unless it will run on Snow Leopard??
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Now I know (the hard way) why I got the computer...

Now I know (the hard way) why I got the computer so cheap!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Anybody out there want to sell a 10.4.4 or later...

Anybody out there want to sell a 10.4.4 or later unbundled operating system software?

Dave
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
Thanks Nick, that's what I thought. I was just...

Thanks Nick, that's what I thought. I was just trying to save a couple of bucks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-13-2010, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,897
Posted By dcheek
OS 10.4.10 Install from Bundled Disk

I bought an iMac on Ebay with no system software. It's an Intel Core Duo. I figured I could load the software that was bundled with my MacBook- wrong! Is there a way to do this, or do I have to...
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