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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-08-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By JanniEd
Secure trash and updates

Hi again. Still learning all the ins and outs of Mac Os 10.6.8. While trying to find out how to delete Java's cache, I saw something referring to Secure Trash. I went to the top and found it. I know...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-04-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,812
Posted By JanniEd
I miss my DOS! Does this mean I can only put Win7...

I miss my DOS! Does this mean I can only put Win7 or (cough,choke) Vista on another partition on my Mac Mini? No problem but it will have to wait. In the meantime, I have taught myself and my...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-26-2011, 12:22 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 315
Posted By JanniEd
Talking Making clock sticky

My friend who gave me this Mac Mini set up two partitions, MacOs 10.6something and WinXP Pro, which went downhill last week. One of the things I can't seem to do is make the clock sticky to my time,...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-22-2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,812
Posted By JanniEd
YIPE!! I did that and now when I boot, I get: no...

YIPE!! I did that and now when I boot, I get: no bootable device Insert boot disk and press any key. What does it want?? After I did the above, it said I was successful and now the whole hdd is my...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-22-2011, 12:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,478
Posted By JanniEd
I would like to ask, is parallel like ubuntu or...

I would like to ask, is parallel like ubuntu or puppy?

Thanks! I had xP Pro on my Boot5 Camp partition and when it went south, I couldn't reinstall it and this forum just answered why. Can't...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-22-2011, 12:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By JanniEd
Okay, this is dreadful. The only command prompt I...

Okay, this is dreadful. The only command prompt I can access is C:\Windows. cd.. doesn't work and when I do dir, I get a few temp looking files that I cannot open. So any attempt at doing anything...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-21-2011, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By JanniEd
I think I may be able to do this by selecting R...

I think I may be able to do this by selecting R when setup asks me what I want to do. I should say that that is the ONLY way I can get to a command prompt. Your post jarred a memory and I think I can...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-21-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By JanniEd
Getting past error: hal.dll

I have tried another copy of XP Pro, same thing. So, I tried to install my Win 2000 Pro, same thing. Without that dll file nothing will get past that error. And I can't get into the BIOS. I thought...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-21-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By JanniEd
Umm if you go back and read my initial post, that...

Umm if you go back and read my initial post, that is what this is all about. I CANNOT get past the error msg during the Windows set up. I CANNOT get into the C: partition AT ALL. NONE of my function...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-20-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By JanniEd
Unhappy CD ejecting

I have a Mac Mini, model A1176. Partitioned so that E: partition has MacOs 10.2...and C: HAD Windows SP Pro SP3. The other partitions are of no consequence. Windows went south the other day (Thank my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-19-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 892
Posted By JanniEd
Solved!

Good morning! Well, I got the Mac partition to connect to the net. I figured my problem was the external modem so I looked for a Mac driver for it. There isn't one, so I bought a Zoom external PC/Mac...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-08-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By JanniEd
Thank you!! I do use download.com and completely...

Thank you!! I do use download.com and completely trust what I get from there. Gonna post new thread here in a sec about the MacOS side of this machine.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2010, 08:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 892
Posted By JanniEd
Mac Mini and drivers

Hi! Me again! Still haven't resolved my net connect problem but now I have another question. I went deeeeep into the WinXP files because I had to correct something with a couple programs. I see where...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-30-2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By JanniEd
Languages

Let me tell you something I ran into a couple months ago. My daughter's boyfriend traded a very nice laptop for some car or other. He couldn't boot in because it kept saying to put in the MS key and...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-30-2010, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By JanniEd
Downloading some programs

Hi! Me again! Still loading the WinXP side of the partition. I wanted to put Gimp on here so I downloaded it about 6 times to get the English version (remember I had to reinstall IE7 And Firefox to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-29-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 459
Posted By JanniEd
New solution to getting CD out of Mini Mac!!

:D I have been burning stuff off my Dell to put on my Mac Mini and every time I was through transferring to the MM, I would go to the MacOS partition to f12 and eject. A bit ago, I thought there had...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,654
Posted By JanniEd
Read that last post before you did this one....

Read that last post before you did this one. Agere is the name and it is a v92 and whatever else I put up there. I will go to MacTracker. The model and serial number is on the back, however. Will be...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,654
Posted By JanniEd
do rainbows

Okay, here are the specs for the internal Bluetooth module:
Outgoing-port 1
Bluetooth Modem RFComm Channel 0
Now the Firewire specs:
Firewire 400mg sec Bus

In the USB contents:
PS/2 to USB...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,654
Posted By JanniEd
modem

I tried something and it worked, somewhat. Instead of shutting down, I restarted then went into MacOS. The modem stayed lit. Everywhere there is a place to select modem, it is grayed out. I turned...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,654
Posted By JanniEd
USB modem

Thank you! I will get back to you. I will have to wait until I turn of box off to see if I can get the year. Going through all the files he left on here from his installations that he didn't need to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,743
Posted By JanniEd
Those are the only changes I do know!! LOL I did...

Those are the only changes I do know!! LOL I did notice a character map on there. How do I use that to insert the @ sign? I can live with the z and y reversed, no clue about how that happened. I did...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-23-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,654
Posted By JanniEd
External Modem

I have an external USB modem that is working just fine on the WinXP partition. When I switch over to the MacOS side, it is recognized in the systems files but I cannot find where I configure it, put...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,743
Posted By JanniEd
PC keyboard

I tried all of that. I have about 8 PC keyboards so I am familiar. I was just over on the MacOS side and brought up a text box to try a handful of key combinations. No @ sign anywhere. This KB is a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,743
Posted By JanniEd
Question Using a PC keyboard with a Mac Mini

I just got a gifted Mac Mini. Two partitions, one MacOS 10.6.2, one with Win XP. The first time I booted up the MacOS side my PC keyboard was recognized and all was well. I am having a little trouble...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-22-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,794
Posted By JanniEd
I think I have a clue

I had the same problem. But I was on the WinXP side of my HDD. I started up MacOS side and when the desktop was all loaded there was the CD symbol, right click on it and an option to eject is there....
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