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Search: Posts Made By: CanadaRAM
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-26-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,646
Posted By CanadaRAM
Sorry for the late reply Lastmboy, I don't get on...

Sorry for the late reply Lastmboy, I don't get on this forum all that often (and Google Alerts somehow didn't flag it for me):

There are indeed several suppliers, and all four models are...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 04-20-2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,074
Posted By CanadaRAM
It's a kernel panic, which means something is...

It's a kernel panic, which means something is very wrong with your operating system software OR you have a hardware problem like bad RAM or a dying hard drive.

Get the OSX disk that came with...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-20-2007, 09:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,190
Posted By CanadaRAM
Depends what video card you have in it - some of...

Depends what video card you have in it - some of them support a DVI or ADC monitor plus a second VGA monitor. What ports does the card have?

Otherwise, you can install a older PCI video card like...
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-20-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,498
Posted By CanadaRAM
Griffin Firewave...

Griffin Firewave (http://www.griffintechnology.com/products/firewave/)

Connects to Firewire, not TOSlink

Thanks
Trevor
CanadaRAM.com
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 02-23-2007, 02:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By CanadaRAM
Short answer - no. Longer answer - what you...

Short answer - no.

Longer answer - what you are asking to do is to take a analogue recorded vocal, and convert that into MIDI notes, and use those to drive a soft- or hardware synthesizer. There...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-23-2007, 01:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By CanadaRAM
In the USA I like Data Memory Systems...

In the USA I like Data Memory Systems (http://www.datamem.com)

Thanks
Trevor
CanadaRAM.com
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-23-2007, 01:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,170
Posted By CanadaRAM
Not as an external hard drive, but if both...

Not as an external hard drive, but if both machines are on the same Ethernet network, you can turn on File Sharing on the PC and attach to a shared folder on the PC as a network volume, and backup to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-23-2007, 01:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 714
Posted By CanadaRAM
Boot from the OSX DVD and do a Disk Utility...

Boot from the OSX DVD and do a Disk Utility Repair Disk.
What did it report? The new drive may be defective.
Also open the machine back up and make sure all the connections are well seated.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-23-2007, 01:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,456
Posted By CanadaRAM
You're right - the RAM is completely incompatible...

You're right - the RAM is completely incompatible between models. DDR2 cannot be used in a DDR socket (and vice versa)

Thanks
Trevor
CanadaRAM.com
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-19-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 16,073
Posted By CanadaRAM
Real RAM responds in nanoseconds (5.4 Gbits per...

Real RAM responds in nanoseconds (5.4 Gbits per second for intel Mac RAM). Hard drives respond in milliseconds (1 to 1.5 Gbits per second -- but add several milliseconds to locate the starting point...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-19-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By CanadaRAM
Did it used to work before you upgrded the OSX? ...

Did it used to work before you upgrded the OSX?
When it is 'printing' do lights flash on the Xerox?
Is there anything in the printer queue when you go into Printer Setup on the Mac and open the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-19-2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 602
Posted By CanadaRAM
The most common cause is a dodgy AC adaptor...

The most common cause is a dodgy AC adaptor cutting in and out. It *might* be the hard drive itself, or the bridge board in the case.

Also, is it the ONLY firewire peripheral on this machine? If...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-19-2007, 09:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 568
Posted By CanadaRAM
Go for the 1 Gb module, you only have one socket...

Go for the 1 Gb module, you only have one socket in that machine - if you put in the 512, then you'd have to pull it out to go to the 1 Gb later. Ultimately having more RAM will pay off.

The...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-19-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By CanadaRAM
Clarify: What do you mean "log into my Macbook"? ...

Clarify: What do you mean "log into my Macbook"?
Do you mean use File Sharing to access files on the MacBook's hard drive?
Are you proposing to launch the application on the MacBook from a remotely...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-19-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,088
Posted By CanadaRAM
Short answer, no. But you can use a KVM...

Short answer, no.

But you can use a KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) switchbox to display both machines on the same monitor & keryboard, alternately, and then do manual multitasking: like set one...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-19-2007, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,187
Posted By CanadaRAM
Dual Channel is supported in all of the intel...

Dual Channel is supported in all of the intel Macs. The benefit is reckoned to be 6% - 8%, a bit more noticeable on the MacBook that uses main memory for video, a bit less noticeable on the MacBook...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-26-2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 760
Posted By CanadaRAM
However: The Mac 9500 requires 5V buffered EDO...

However: The Mac 9500 requires 5V buffered EDO non-ECC 168 pin DIMMs.

The picture is difficult - I can't tell the voltage (3.3V or 5V), but it looks like these may be ECC RAM. Your chances of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-06-2006, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 872
Posted By CanadaRAM
Upping the RAM at the same time might be worth...

Upping the RAM at the same time might be worth considering, esp. for digital audio.
Is this the 15", the 17" or the 12" 1.33?

Thanks
Trevor
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-06-2006, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 607
Posted By CanadaRAM
You need a Mac OS CD or a bootable hard drive...

You need a Mac OS CD or a bootable hard drive with the OS on it. There is no other way around it.

Was the PowerMac functioning before the drive install? What did you do with the drive that...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-06-2006, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 660
Posted By CanadaRAM
Is this an iMac G3 or a Beige G3 desktop or...

Is this an iMac G3 or a Beige G3 desktop or tower?
If you are in the USA, I recommend Data Memory Systems www.datamem.com for Mac RAM.
Thanks
Trevor
CanadaRAM.com
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-06-2006, 05:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,264
Posted By CanadaRAM
More total RAM trumps matched RAM in most cases. ...

More total RAM trumps matched RAM in most cases. Go for the largest RAM total that you can budget for.

Thanks
Trevor
CanadaRAM.com
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-06-2006, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,414
Posted By CanadaRAM
It means that the two memory sockets in the...

It means that the two memory sockets in the machine face in opposite directions, so Apple calls one "standard" and one "reversed". It is normal. Some other machines have sockets labelled "upper" and...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-02-2006, 08:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 937
Posted By CanadaRAM
You probably haden't set the two drives correctly...

You probably haden't set the two drives correctly for Master and Slave, assuming you put them on the same cable. See www.xlr8yourmac.com for scads of info on optical drives and Macs.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-02-2006, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,906
Posted By CanadaRAM
Oh no, they are not. Have you ever benchmarked...

Oh no, they are not. Have you ever benchmarked it? I have. The same brand new Seagate 7200 RPM drive in the same case (a MacAlly FW400/USB2 case) run from a Mac Mini: The USB 2.0 was almost twice...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-02-2006, 08:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,320
Posted By CanadaRAM
Are you sure you're plugging into a USB 2.0 port?...

Are you sure you're plugging into a USB 2.0 port?

Also, in what circumstances are they slow - doing copies from one USB drive to another? Remember that USB requires your Mac's CPU to manage all...
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