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Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-03-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,869
Posted By Number6
RDC works like a charm for me. Just make sure you...

RDC works like a charm for me. Just make sure you have the service enabled on the Windows 7 machine, see this...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-12-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,024
Posted By Number6
The Google Maps Navigation feature on the...

The Google Maps Navigation feature on the Motorola Droid (Verizon) has saved my rear more than once. True, you have to pay for the unit and a data plan, but since I needed to update my phone anyway,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-16-2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,790
Posted By Number6
Fog Creek's Copilot (https://www.copilot.com/) is...

Fog Creek's Copilot (https://www.copilot.com/) is a web-based remote control service that is cross-platform. We ran an eval of various remote-assistance solutions and it seemed to work nicely. If I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-11-2009, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By Number6
You might want to check your DNS settings;...

You might want to check your DNS settings; confirm with your ISP that they are correct. Are you having similar trouble with any other websites?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 05-20-2009, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By Number6
I found Taylor's book very useful and informative...

I found Taylor's book very useful and informative while I was learning. But then I stopped playing with the command line, and forgot almost everything. Unix seems to be one of those things (for me,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-18-2008, 08:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By Number6
You have (at least) two options. If you...

You have (at least) two options.

If you don't mind imaging one Mac at a time, you can install OS X on an external drive, boot from it, and use Disk Utility (Applications>Utilities) to create an...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-08-2008, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,772
Posted By Number6
It depends. If the spammer is using your actual...

It depends. If the spammer is using your actual account to send things out, then changing your password should help.

But if they have simply copied your contact list, they have the addresses and...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-08-2008, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,419
Posted By Number6
The university I work for uses CompuTrace, the...

The university I work for uses CompuTrace, the corporate version of Lo-Jack, on staff and faculty laptops and it works very well (some departments have already had to pursue missing machines and have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-17-2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,011
Posted By Number6
If he starts waffling again, or needs further...

If he starts waffling again, or needs further convincing, you might also contact the computing support group for the college you want to attend and ask about support for Macs. Most schools have...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-04-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By Number6
iChat also works natively with any Jabber service...

iChat also works natively with any Jabber service (at least, from 10.4 up).
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-02-2008, 08:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,267
Posted By Number6
Greetings NumberSix! Number6 here... I have...

Greetings NumberSix! Number6 here...

I have a Dell and a mini on my desk at work with a KVM switch in between and use both constantly. That's one of the nifty thinks about a mini- you don't have...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 03-15-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,223
Posted By Number6
Actually, I don't think w3schools is affiliated...

Actually, I don't think w3schools is affiliated or run by the W3 Consortium; they appear simply to be advocates of W3C standards and publish their info to that end. This is what raised questions in...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 03-14-2008, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,223
Posted By Number6
w3schools certifications - genuine or bogus?

I've been trying to teach myself web programming and ran across w3schools.com, a site with LOADS of information and tutorials on HTLM, XML, CSS, Javascripting, SQL, .NET, and so on. The information...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-09-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 852
Posted By Number6
I can suggest a Mac alternative for SecureCRT -...

I can suggest a Mac alternative for SecureCRT - dataComet:

http://www.datacomet.com/

It's not free, but it works very well for SSH and shell/terminal sessions. In fact, the University of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-17-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By Number6
This straight from an Apple rep: "I can...

This straight from an Apple rep:

"I can confirm it is only for the MacBook Air; the Air has special
hardware support for it. (I suspect the USB port provides more power,
but I don't know if...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-17-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,765
Posted By Number6
The one thing to watch out for is if you plan to...

The one thing to watch out for is if you plan to use Entourage 2008 with an Exchange server. The less expensive Home and Student Edition does include Entourage, but this version does not support...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-21-2007, 12:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 816
Posted By Number6
If you're a true novice, as I am, you may find...

If you're a true novice, as I am, you may find this book helpful:

Learning Unix for Mac OS X by Dave Taylor
...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-17-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 653
Posted By Number6
I'm using the MX Revolution with a Mac Mini;...

I'm using the MX Revolution with a Mac Mini; working just fine. I used the CD that came with the mouse to install the drivers, then ran updates. Surprisingly, it's not even complaining about...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-07-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,166
Posted By Number6
Trendnet Print Server

I'm having difficulty with a print server I recently bought. Setup is:

Trendnet TE100-P1U print server
Macbook, running Tiger
Canon PIXMA MP160 printer
(also a 3Com OfficeConnect router which...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-22-2007, 09:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,460
Posted By Number6
External webcam for G4 PB

My brother-in-law has a G4 PowerBook running 10.4.8 (or 10.4.9, not sure if he updated recently) and is looking for a webcam. Had Appple not pulled the iSight, I was going to suggest he simply get...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-18-2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,737
Posted By Number6
One of my favorites has always been...

One of my favorites has always been (paraphrasing):

Internal error at 0000000x5cde; the file could not be "read".

Yes the quotation marks are intentional. Just what I need; my Windows machine...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-13-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,124
Posted By Number6
I've got essentially the same setup as djames42...

I've got essentially the same setup as djames42 (mini & Dell using an IoGear MiniView Micro...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-13-2007, 09:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 613
Posted By Number6
Trager (http://www.tragerusa.com/) has worked...

Trager (http://www.tragerusa.com/) has worked well for me. They do tend toward the sporty side, but have several professional-level bags. They also assign each bag a numerical rating for protection...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-21-2005, 04:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,098
Posted By Number6
Hmm. This was not my experience at all when...

Hmm. This was not my experience at all when dealing with the BBB. My wife and I had a problem with our local cable company and contacted the BBB to file a complaint. We were not charged anything...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-22-2005, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,156
Posted By Number6
Perhaps a dumb new Mac user question, but where...

Perhaps a dumb new Mac user question, but where might one find such an optimized version of Firefox?
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