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Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-03-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,700
Posted By illy5603
The answer to this is simple guys, they DON'T...

The answer to this is simple guys, they DON'T WANT YOU LOOKING AT YOUR STATS... These companies make more money off of people using them and leaving a few spare dollars on them and tossing them into...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-03-2007, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By illy5603
There is an icon down by the clock in XP that you...

There is an icon down by the clock in XP that you can click and it allows you to reboot into the Mac OS as well.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-30-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By illy5603
Alright! Stumped the experts! hehe...

Alright! Stumped the experts! hehe...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-30-2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By illy5603
Whoah, cheap, thanks, ordered!

Whoah, cheap, thanks, ordered!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-19-2007, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By illy5603
OS hangs when selecting "login Items"

I have several iMacs with the latest version of tiger OS on them. The users logon from active directory and their active directoy group has rights to administer the machines.

On some of the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-18-2007, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,275
Posted By illy5603
It is not that simple... First of all "sleep"...

It is not that simple... First of all "sleep" modes and "hibernation" modes are spotty enough with a single operating system. Going in and out of different operating systems with sleep mode sounds...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2007, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 612
Posted By illy5603
The now playing in iTunes stuff doesn't show for...

The now playing in iTunes stuff doesn't show for MSN users. Compatibility with MSN messenger and all of it's quirks is Adium's only real weak point but I still think it is the best client for the Mac.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-18-2007, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 556
Posted By illy5603
I backed up my entire "Pictures" folder from the...

I backed up my entire "Pictures" folder from the finder to a cd-rom. Just drag it back after the format. For mail, try switching your mail to an IMAP provider from Pop. Once you have an imap...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-17-2007, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 721
Posted By illy5603
Yep, what they said... The "circa 1985" Audio CD...

Yep, what they said... The "circa 1985" Audio CD standard doesn't know an MP3 or wave file from a graham cracker. These compressed files are being written back to the CD as HUGE 16 bit files,...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-17-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,479
Posted By illy5603
Heheh I had an iPod years before I owned a Mac....

Heheh I had an iPod years before I owned a Mac. easily the best mp3 player ever in any version you care to choose. I am also suprised by people who feel the need to "hand control" and name their...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-17-2007, 07:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,265
Posted By illy5603
I payed 4 plus processing for it. came out to a...

I payed 4 plus processing for it. came out to a little over $9.00 US. I haven't bought an album by a major band in an actual retail package for years. I paid for this partially because I am a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-17-2007, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,284
Posted By illy5603
I still don't understand how, if it is a driver...

I still don't understand how, if it is a driver problem, why it isn't happening on ALL machines.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-17-2007, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,142
Posted By illy5603
Yes it is a bad idea... You will void the...

Yes it is a bad idea... You will void the warranty and not really save that much money. There are always NAS devices and external drives if you need more space. I run bootcamp on a 40 gig partition,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2007, 04:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 681
Posted By illy5603
Quick Mail Client Advice to Recent Switchers

Hello switchers and prospective switchers. As a recent switcher and all around technical guy, I wanted to share some observations about e-mail and the switchers inclination to gravitate towards...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-16-2007, 04:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 897
Posted By illy5603
My advice would be to use your ISP's SMTP...

My advice would be to use your ISP's SMTP (outbound) mail server settings for ALL of your e-mail accounts, yes, even your dotmac mail, it works fine. Just enter your ISP's information in "Account...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-16-2007, 03:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 17,774
Posted By illy5603
You know, a few years ago, you could actually pay...

You know, a few years ago, you could actually pay to have your hotmail account be allowed to interact with normal e-mail clients but like people are saying, not by default. I don't know if this is...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-16-2007, 03:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 889
Posted By illy5603
Shadow, In case you don't get what Sherman...

Shadow,

In case you don't get what Sherman is saying, it should read "smtp.mac.com" you have a couple of letters reversed in there if that is actually how your error reads.

If you are a...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2007, 03:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By illy5603
Welcome, If you don't see any weird...

Welcome,

If you don't see any weird graphics symptoms in the first 3 or 4 days you are in the clear (Congratulations!). I don't think the problem is SUPER wide spread but it did take me till iMac...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2007, 03:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 700
Posted By illy5603
Have you looked at both in person? I don't think...

Have you looked at both in person? I don't think your height is going to be an issue as long as you have a seat that gets you into a comfortable typing position.

I would recommend looking at both...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-16-2007, 03:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,531
Posted By illy5603
As naftalim stated, the answer to all the home...

As naftalim stated, the answer to all the home e-mail users problems is IMAP. IMAP works great in the stock mail application that comes with your new Mac.

Outlook 2007 can also use IMAP, just...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-10-2007, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,773
Posted By illy5603
Good luck and let us know if you find anything...

Good luck and let us know if you find anything out!
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-10-2007, 06:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,800
Posted By illy5603
Good luck getting it fixed with sofware /...

Good luck getting it fixed with sofware / firmware. My problems seemed a lot like hardware. I am on my 3rd new iMac with the same software and firmware as the other two and this one is working fine....
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-10-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,284
Posted By illy5603
My first Alu iMac did this to me a lot but it...

My first Alu iMac did this to me a lot but it also had little graphics glitches. I returned it (and a second) and my third one is working great.

Never did figure out what was wrong with the first...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 10-08-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 970
Posted By illy5603
I had one of these CD's (the last I will ever buy...

I had one of these CD's (the last I will ever buy from Sony by the way). It was "The Kings of Leon" if I am not mistaken. Anyway, I had to let it copy the proteced media my PC using media player,...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 10-08-2007, 06:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,367
Posted By illy5603
You must be refering to Trillian. Cool client, I...

You must be refering to Trillian. Cool client, I use it on my work laptop. I still prefer Adium though.
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