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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-05-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,009
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
MacBook replacement battery options

hey all,

our battery pooped out on our 13" Unibody MacBook (2 GHz intel core 2 duo). need to get a replacement. any suggestions on brands or what to look out for? thanks in advance.
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 10-19-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
Effed up Stroke Palette

hey there,

so my stroke palette in InDesign is displaying really weird all of a sudden (see image). this is in Indesign CS3 on a Mac. i cant click it anywhere to move it or expand or anything. is...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,500
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
hey nick, yeah, i usually do this. but the...

hey nick,

yeah, i usually do this. but the problems would happen when i would just plug the usb drive in. im just gonna get a new one, their super cheap these days. thanks.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,500
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
weird, well i just restarted again and its all...

weird, well i just restarted again and its all working now. when i would restart before it wouldnt go thru the usual restarting stuff, would just come back on like it was waking from sleep. i just...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2010, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,500
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
thanks guys. i have been having some...

thanks guys.

i have been having some problems with my usb drive. sometimes the finder will lock up when i plug it in, but i just restart and its fine. i think its just time for a new one. but this...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-06-2010, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,500
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
Finder not working

hey there,

got a new iMac ive been using here at work. i plugged in my USB key in the back and now my finder isnt working. i unplugged the key after i shut it down. ive restarted several times and...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-30-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 700
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
what you want to do is called "tiling". i believe...

what you want to do is called "tiling". i believe Adobe Acrobat Reader (free download) can do that (at least the professional version can). you can get that here (http://get.adobe.com/reader/)
...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 09-29-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 455
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
Favicon Help

hey there,

any ideas why our favicon looks like this? looks like this in every browser. its saved as a windows .ico file (rgb, 72 dpi, 16x16 px). its supposed to be a red square with a white "CA"...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-20-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
so i DL'd Onyx and its not able to check...

so i DL'd Onyx and its not able to check permissions on external drives. only my internal boot drive can be checked by it....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2010, 11:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
After Migration, Ext HDs are READ ONLY

hey there,

i bought a new computer last night (see specs), and did migration assistant. ever since then my "verify and repair permissions" are greyed out for my ext hds in my disk util and my back...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
i havebt tried onyx yet, but my external hard...

i havebt tried onyx yet, but my external hard drives seem to be READ ONLY. could this be a user issue? i had to make a new user when i did migration assistant. its set to ADMIN tho.... not sure...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2010, 07:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
ok, will do. changed my specs too :-)

ok, will do. changed my specs too :-)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-18-2010, 12:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
looks like everything transferred over ok. most...

looks like everything transferred over ok. most plug-ins work fine, the ones that dont i really dont use anyway.

just another question tho. i tried to run superduper after everything transferred...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-17-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
ok, thats what i was thinking too. thanks for...

ok, thats what i was thinking too. thanks for advice. i always forget about migration assistant.

i just have a ton of music plug-ins and music apps installed. and dont want to have to reinstall...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-17-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
SuperDuper question

hey all,

getting a new computer tonight. just a quick question. my old computer (runs 10.4.11) is completely backed up on a firewire drive (can also do USB 2). i want to use SuperDuper to transfer...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-12-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
thanks for all the tips guys. mine isnt...

thanks for all the tips guys.

mine isnt really modded, just maxed out RAM and a sound card really (that i dont even use anymore). so i dont think the PS would be taxed at all. ill try and take it...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-12-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
well, the power strip is just as old as the...

well, the power strip is just as old as the computer lol!

i'd been planning on buying a new computer anyway. so maybe it's like in 2001 when HAL finds out they want to disconnect it, it decides...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 746
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
G4 might be toast?

i probably already know the answer to this, but what the hey?

came home tonight to find our power was out. it came back on about 20min later and now my 733 G4 wont boot. its plugged into a power...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-24-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
thats really interesting. the cable i have is...

thats really interesting. the cable i have is gold plated so it looks pretty similar to what you have.

our IT guy said it might be the drive thats going bad, thats why it keep unmounting. so we...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-23-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 863
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
FW 400 ext hd keeps unmounting

hey there,

i have a dual 1.8 g5 powerpc here at work. i have a small 160gig firewire 400 and a big 2tb firewire 800 drive hooked up into the back of the machine. the machine keeps unmounting the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-15-2010, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,177
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
ill look into a cleaner disk. thanks. just weird...

ill look into a cleaner disk. thanks. just weird that it burns discs fine.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-15-2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,177
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
Dual 1.8 G5 Power PC won't read CD's/DVD's

hey all,

this just started happening a little while ago. my work computer (dual 1.8 G5 Power PC) stopped reading data DVD+R and CDr plus purchased music CDs. it will read system DVDs fine and can...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-05-2010, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,351
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
just an update. i installed a 1.5gig SATA in my...

just an update. i installed a 1.5gig SATA in my machine and its working fine. thanks again.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-01-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,351
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
yeah, its a G5 forgot to put that. awesome guys....

yeah, its a G5 forgot to put that. awesome guys. thanks.
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-26-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,351
Posted By mcjacksonnelson
Dual 1.8 G5 Power PC HD Limit

hey all,

looking to install a 1 or 2 TB internal HD in my dual 1.8 powerpc tower. is there a limit to HD capacity on these machines? thanks in advance.
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