New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Showing results 1 to 25 of 64
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: StingMe
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-11-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 664
Posted By StingMe
Command (⌘)-Shift-3 will yield an entire...

Command (⌘)-Shift-3 will yield an entire screenshot - file will be saved to your desktop.

You can also do Command (⌘)-Shift-4 to get crosshairs or Command (⌘)-Shift-4 then spacebar to capture an...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-15-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,475
Posted By StingMe
No problems with Office 2004 and Snow Leopard...

No problems with Office 2004 and Snow Leopard here. Keep in mind that 2008 doesn't support VBA scripting, if that is important to you - this is supposed to return in the next major release of Office...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-16-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 717
Posted By StingMe
Don't worry about the Derby reference:...

Don't worry about the Derby reference: http://discussions.apple.com/message.jspa?messageID=10685588
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-16-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,748
Posted By StingMe
IMHO, a G4 iBook is not the best choice for what...

IMHO, a G4 iBook is not the best choice for what you are trying to accomplish - how much do you spend on sat tv right now? Seems to me you could pay for a new or new-ish Mac mini within a year and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-16-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,748
Posted By StingMe
The advantage would be you could get a single...

The advantage would be you could get a single adapter (if it exists) to combine audio and video into a single cable. The disadvantage would be it is going to cost a lot more than a $10-20 adapter and...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-16-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,748
Posted By StingMe
http://www.everymac.com/images/port_icons/porticon...

http://www.everymac.com/images/port_icons/porticon_video.gif is a generic video (monitor) port symbol.

VGA and DVI (both mini and standard) are pretty easy to tell apart:
...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-15-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,748
Posted By StingMe
FYI. G4 iBooks support video mirroring to an...

FYI. G4 iBooks support video mirroring to an external display at 1024 x 768 pixels.

G4 iBooks do not have a DVI port (mini or other) - they have a miniVGA port for which you can get a (1) miniVGA...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-08-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 685
Posted By StingMe
SuperDuper!

SuperDuper! (http://www.shirt-pocket.com/SuperDuper/SuperDuperDescription.html)

Backup and clone your drives for free (forever) but if you want to utilize advanced features (like SmartUpdate)...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-08-2009, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 760
Posted By StingMe
You can also press and hold the option key as the...

You can also press and hold the option key as the iMac boots to select the startup volume...good luck!
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-05-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,309
Posted By StingMe
That is the "short name" of your user account -...

That is the "short name" of your user account - rather than attempt to rename it, why not simply create a new user account with administrative privileges? You will then need to move any user-specific...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-05-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,835
Posted By StingMe
PowerBook G4

Just saw your PBG4 posts (a little late to sell you one of mine)...as far as your ebay PB goes, the battery could be used up (~$100 for a decent new one), the power adapter the seller was using could...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-16-2009, 08:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,630
Posted By StingMe
MacBook LCD replacement

The replacement LCD from iResQ was $139 just a few months ago so $99 is a pretty good deal :D

The coupon codes I had were for the repair service, not DIY parts; I no longer have them anyway.

Be...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,027
Posted By StingMe
You can do this with iDVD - I don't believe it...

You can do this with iDVD - I don't believe it allows you to choose "no theme" but you can select a basic one like Brushed Metal and then set things so that the movie plays automatically (and loops...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2009, 01:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,027
Posted By StingMe
Depends on what kind of disc you are trying to...

Depends on what kind of disc you are trying to burn - a data DVD or a video DVD...data DVD is as easy as dragging and dropping via the Finder; converting an AVI file into the proper format for...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-02-2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,183
Posted By StingMe
Fusion.

Fusion.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-01-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By StingMe
G3, G4, & G5 refer to the older PowerPC...

G3, G4, & G5 refer to the older PowerPC architecture - all new Macs are Intel-based. Here's a guide with a little info you might find interesting:

PowerPC to Intel Transition - Mac Guides...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-01-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 782
Posted By StingMe
Skype (http://skype.com) is your best bet - works...

Skype (http://skype.com) is your best bet - works very well on both PCs and Macs.

Happy chatting! :D
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-01-2009, 09:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,630
Posted By StingMe
I had a MacBook (white) LCD replaced by iResQ a...

I had a MacBook (white) LCD replaced by iResQ a few months ago and wouldn't hesitate to recommend them...that said, I've also replaced a MacBook LCD myself with one I purchased on eBay - it's not...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2009, 09:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 505
Posted By StingMe
If the battery is not charged at all, the easiest...

If the battery is not charged at all, the easiest thing to do is use another PowerBook's battery (or charge your PB's battery in another PowerBook).

No, your MacBook battery won't fit in the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-20-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 559
Posted By StingMe
Your best bet would be to drop the new drive into...

Your best bet would be to drop the new drive into an external enclosure and then clone the PowerBook's internal drive using SuperDuper!...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-14-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,909
Posted By StingMe
Could also be a bad DC-in board...which PowerBook...

Could also be a bad DC-in board...which PowerBook G4 do you have?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-17-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,624
Posted By StingMe
All eMacs were PowerPC G4s - Skype will run just...

All eMacs were PowerPC G4s - Skype will run just fine...

Leopard on 640MB of RAM may drag a little...the 1GHz eMac will accept up to 1GB (you can replace the 128MB module with a 512MB one).
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-14-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 63,234
Posted By StingMe
Of course "erase" is not an option - you can't...

Of course "erase" is not an option - you can't erase the "Mac OS X Install Disc 1" :D

Choose your hard drive, then erase - for added security, choose "Security Options" before you erase.

Then...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-12-2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 17,706
Posted By StingMe
Hmmm...sounds a lot like a thread from a few days...

Hmmm...sounds a lot like a thread from a few days ago :D

http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/apple-notebooks/133054-my-new-macbook-wont-eject-disk.html
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-11-2008, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,020
Posted By StingMe
I assume you are talking about viewing the PDF...

I assume you are talking about viewing the PDF within a browser window. IMHO, downloading a PDF is always more reliable (and often faster)...especially large PDFs. YMMV :)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 64

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:45 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?