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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-11-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By rianm7
have you updated to 10.5.2 on that volume?

have you updated to 10.5.2 on that volume?
Forum: iOS and Apps 07-11-2008, 08:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By rianm7
Same here

iTunes is acting strange with me too....can't update to 2.0 :(
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-05-2008, 01:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By rianm7
It sounds like either their was a problem...

It sounds like either their was a problem updating Safari (if your updates were Safari updates of course). I would remove Safari, and install it again. If it still doesn't work, try removing Safari...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-05-2008, 12:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,887
Posted By rianm7
One big thing is the dedicated video card. This...

One big thing is the dedicated video card. This offers much better performance for applications like Final Cut or Photoshop. The screen is also much brighter, and I say this from experience -- the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-05-2008, 12:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By rianm7
Hm....try repairing Disk Permissions (if you...

Hm....try repairing Disk Permissions (if you haven't already done that) and download a program like OnyX or MainMenu and clean the System Cache and Boot Cache.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-04-2008, 06:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,890
Posted By rianm7
It is probably slow because your running modern,...

It is probably slow because your running modern, intensive software on an older machine. The PowerMac G5 (I'm assuming thats what you mean) you have now is a very capable machine -- with enough...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-04-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 620
Posted By rianm7
The Startup Disk is the disk that your iMac boots...

The Startup Disk is the disk that your iMac boots up from -- do you have an external disk that you installed OS X on or another internal drive? If so, you might have selected it as your Startup Disk....
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-01-2008, 10:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By rianm7
any other....

So, is there any other way of fixing this problem besides sending it to Apple?

Has anyone else experienced this problem?
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-01-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By rianm7
new iMac -- screen lines

I just got a new 20" 2.4GHz iMac (the new Penryn model) and noticed a few minutes ago that there is a very small, red thin line that is vertical and changes from red to white. It can not be seen at...
Forum: Movies and Video 06-30-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 695
Posted By rianm7
As I'm sure you know, Qmaster is used in FCP for...

As I'm sure you know, Qmaster is used in FCP for render farms. I would *assume* that you would need several mid-range to high end computers networked together to notice a big difference in rendering...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-30-2008, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By rianm7
Your model can be upgraded to OS X 10.4 "Tiger"...

Your model can be upgraded to OS X 10.4 "Tiger" (the previous OS to Leopard). You might want to just buy an install CD for Tiger and do a totally fresh reinstall.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-18-2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By rianm7
To change the short name to your own name instead...

To change the short name to your own name instead of 'Previous Owner's Computer' (in OS X Leopard, not sure about Tiger or Panther), go to System Preferences, click 'Sharing', and it will display at...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-15-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,925
Posted By rianm7
I personally like MainMenu the best, I found it...

I personally like MainMenu the best, I found it easier to use.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-14-2008, 10:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,907
Posted By rianm7
I used Linux (Ubuntu) before I switched to Mac...

I used Linux (Ubuntu) before I switched to Mac and many little internal things I find on a Mac are vaguely familiar...most likely due to the UNIX kernel OS X makes use of. The only thing I regret is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-14-2008, 10:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 733
Posted By rianm7
I have a 20" iMac (the new Penryn model) and I...

I have a 20" iMac (the new Penryn model) and I can't tell much difference at all with the color compared to my Macbook Pro (which I know is a 'millions of colors' display). The 20" iMac set at 2.2 TV...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 06-05-2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,864
Posted By rianm7
Root access gives you complete control over the...

Root access gives you complete control over the system. You are superuser when you are root. Root access gives you the ability to change any system setting, modify any file, and basically whatever...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-17-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,581
Posted By rianm7
I did some research on Mac OS X and was so...

I did some research on Mac OS X and was so impressed that I decided to switch.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-14-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 609
Posted By rianm7
Angry annoyed with these everyday freezes.

Ok, I have a 2.2GHz Macbook Pro and just about once every other day I seem to get a system hang -- to the point where I have to just press the power button. This is EXTREMELY irritating as it has...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-08-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,280
Posted By rianm7
i believe that what people discern as 'stable'...

i believe that what people discern as 'stable' or 'unstable' is based on their personal experience with it. for example, i would say according to my experience that Leopard is moderately stable....
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-02-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,127
Posted By rianm7
are you using Time Machine on your Mac? (i...

are you using Time Machine on your Mac? (i know...odd question).

you might consider doing a complete format and re install.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-02-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,127
Posted By rianm7
I am very sorry that it's that sluggish...but it...

I am very sorry that it's that sluggish...but it should be fixable.

Open up Activity Monitor and tell us what you see.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-01-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,209
Posted By rianm7
I switched to Mac and I absolutely love it. I...

I switched to Mac and I absolutely love it. I have had a few minor problems, but solutions were always straightforward and easy. I love iLife, as it has helped me do things never before possible...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-30-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By rianm7
I highly recommend a Powerbook G4. you can order...

I highly recommend a Powerbook G4. you can order ones around your budget at a website called 'Wegener Media'. I have found that they have really good prices (but there may be others out there).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-29-2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By rianm7
hmmmm...

well, if you are tech-savvy enough, you might want to carefully open up the Macbook to see the damage...you *might* be able to replace the damaged parts. i know that there are some very comprehensive...
Forum: Movies and Video 04-27-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 715
Posted By rianm7
use media-convert. Its a web-based converter and...

use media-convert. Its a web-based converter and can convert many different files to other file formats. it's worked great for me, and i'm pretty sure it will convert ASF to mp4 and just about any...
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