Re: Wireless stopped working

2018-10-31 Thread Len Gerstel
Many newer wireless routers, particularly budget priced, don’t support the older wireless standards like 802.11b that the Airport is. I would check your router’s supported standards first. Len Gerstel > On Oct 31, 2018, at 12:20 PM, Crab King wrote: > > I pulled my PowerM

Re: List-purge/ donation

2018-01-11 Thread Len Gerstel
Thank you for wanting to help out. If you go to lowendmac.com, there is a donation button on the right side. > On Jan 6, 2018, at 6:54 PM, Dean Mirtle wrote: > > Happy New Year Dan, > > Where do I go to make a contribution to LowEndMac? It has been an inspiration >

List purge

2017-12-27 Thread Len Gerstel
reading this?) and they have been bounced back by your provider as undeliverable, then, AND ONLY THEN, will your email address be purged. Len Gerstel List Nanny -- -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs

Re: Freezing HDD

2017-03-11 Thread Len Gerstel
It does work OCCASIONALLY for a limited subset of problems. Note that it is a last ditch effort. Before you start, have everything you need to back up the hard drive should it work and back it up immediately. Also, there is always the possibility of a circuit board failure on the drive and I

Re: Slideshow software

2017-02-07 Thread Len Gerstel
> On Feb 7, 2017, at 1:05 PM, Bruce Johnson <john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu> > wrote: > > >> On Feb 7, 2017, at 9:04 AM, NODEraser <nodera...@gmail.com >> <mailto:nodera...@gmail.com>> wrote: >> >> On Wed, Feb 1, 2017 at 10:15 AM, Len Gers

Slideshow software

2017-02-01 Thread Len Gerstel
I just came across a couple of iLamp G4s. They are currently running 10.3, and I think I have 10.5.8 around somewhere. I would like to set them up in my stores with a constantly running slide show. I know Graphic converter can do it, but anyone know a free app from that era that can? Preview

Re: Your Browser has been locked up! Send $300 to...

2013-12-06 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 6, 2013, at 3:31 PM, smac0031 wrote: I was surfing the web last week and my browser locked up and this popup appeared. These clowns wanted $300. big snip Is this a real threat? No -- -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3,

Re: Image Attachments in Mac Mail

2013-11-30 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 30, 2013, at 11:40 AM, Ken Daggett wrote: On 30 Nov 2013, at 08:07:38 AM PST, Michael McMurtrey wrote: Why does Mail sometimes change my attachments to embedded images? I'm trying to send some JPEGs of about 3.5 MBs each, but I have received a complaint that each one has been

Re: Mail corruption issue Cause:Corrupted Envelope Index

2013-08-21 Thread Len Gerstel
Thanks everyone for the suggestions. I ruled out real ram problems since it was only mail that crashed, and when I re-initialized it everything was fine. It appears that the problem was a corrupted Envelope Index file. I copied my old ~users/me/library/mail folder back, and returned the

Mail corruption issue

2013-08-19 Thread Len Gerstel
option. Thanks for any help, Len Gerstel -- -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular focus on Power Macs. The list FAQ is at http://lowendmac.com/lists/g-list.shtml and our netiquette guide is at http

Re: spammers

2013-04-29 Thread Len Gerstel
and delete. Thanks, Len Gerstel G3-5-List Nanny On Apr 29, 2013, at 8:02 AM, Paul Twiddy wrote: spam On Apr 29, 2013, at 7:05 AM, stauroli...@yahoo.com wrote: -- -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular

Re: SCSI issue has arisen

2013-01-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 15, 2013, at 12:53 PM, t...@prismnet.com wrote: On Jan 13, 4:41 pm, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: Beiges have onboard 50 pin SCSI. Just get one of the SCA to 50 pin adapters and plug into the fully supported onboard scsi on the beige. These adapters are available on ebay

Re: SCSI issue has arisen

2013-01-13 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 13, 2013, at 4:56 PM, DLC wrote: Greetings all, I need some help remembering - a trip down memory lane. I find myself in an unplanned need to access six IBM SCSI-Ultra 320 drives (with SCA interface, so I know an adapter from 68-pin cable to SCA is most likely involved). I seem to

Re: Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 9, 2013, at 10:57 AM, Dan wrote: At 8:16 PM -0800 01/08/2013, glen wrote: Just installed Illy CS2 on a this computer which is not my work computer with CS installed. No CS on this Mac and no problems. No Key requested, just the serial number from the Adobe web site. Great!

Re: Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-09 Thread Len Gerstel
Well, just went to: http://www.adobe.com/downloads/cs2_downloads/index.html To see what else was on the page, and it redirects to the main Creative Suite page, touting CS6. Maybe they ARE doing a silent take back. If you are smart or devious enough to find the released version of CS 2

Re: Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 9, 2013, at 11:11 AM, Dan wrote: At 8:16 PM -0800 01/08/2013, glen wrote: Just installed Illy CS2 on a this computer which is not my work computer with CS installed. No CS on this Mac and no problems. Which version of the CS2 package is this? Looks like there's xtra apps in the

Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-08 Thread Len Gerstel
Genuine NON Hacked Adobe site!! Mac OS X v.10.2.8–v.10.3.8. PowerPC® G4 or G5 processor. Should work under 10.4 also, let me know if I am wrong. http://www.adobe.com/downloads/cs2_downloads/index.html Len -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for

Re: Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-08 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 8, 2013, at 5:47 PM, glen wrote: Genuine NON Hacked Adobe site!! Mac OS X v.10.2.8–v.10.3.8. PowerPC® G4 or G5 processor. Should work under 10.4 also, let me know if I am wrong. http://www.adobe.com/downloads/cs2_downloads/index.html Len GREAT, heads up! Yo' da'man! The

Re: Shhh!! CS 2

2013-01-08 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 8, 2013, at 9:34 PM, Dan wrote: At 5:55 PM -0500 01/08/2013, Len Gerstel wrote: he general consensus around the net is that since Adobe was shutting down the activation servers for CS2, this was SUPPOSED to be given out to current CS2 customers so they could still use their software

Ten Four Fox Caution, still checking

2012-11-21 Thread Len Gerstel
Just a possible word of caution. I just downloaded the latest TenFourFox, 17.0, and it hangs on opening, even before a window opens. Redownloading now, and will update after a redownload. Running 10.4.11 on a G5 and have had no problems with previous versions. Of course, having no problems

Re: Ten Four Fox Caution, still checking

2012-11-21 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 21, 9:50 am, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: Just a possible word of caution. I just downloaded the latest TenFourFox, 17.0, and it hangs on opening, even before a window opens. Redownloading now, and will update after a redownload. Running 10.4.11 on a G5 and have had

Re: Ten Four Fox Caution, still checking

2012-11-21 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 21, 2012, at 9:59 AM, Cameron Kaiser wrote: Just a possible word of caution. I just downloaded the latest TenFourFox, 17.0, and it hangs on opening, even before a window opens. Redownloading now, and will update after a redownload. Running 10.4.11 on a G5 and have had no problems

Re: Better keyboard for my G4

2012-10-19 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 19, 2012, at 9:56 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Oct 19, 2012, at 5:06 AM, W. Neal Lewis wrote: What other keyboard would work with this Mac®? Although it is a pretty keyboard (Bondi Blue) the keys have horrible action. Any usb keyboard should work, although PC keyboards have the

Re: Updates for Mac OS X?

2012-07-11 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 11, 2012, at 12:56 PM, Mac User #330250 wrote: Hello! I reinstalled a fresh 10.2, 10.3 and 10.4 on my Cube and naturally I started updating the installations soon after. 10.2 is now the most recent 10.2.8 with all security updates supplied by Software Update, but I had to use my

Re: Bringing G3 back into use

2012-06-13 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 13, 2012, at 5:54 AM, Valter Prahlad wrote: Il giorno 13-06-2012 2:26, dc ha scritto: Maxxing the RAM is always a good idea but this machine needs low profile sticks or the case may not close. Oy vey! You're totally right! :-/ Having done that Ram upgrade ten years ago, I forgot

Re: Hints and suggestions for using a Power Mac G3 BW with Mac OS 8.6?

2012-06-13 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 13, 2012, at 5:08 PM, Mac User #330250 wrote: 5) Is there a free solution to print to PDF files (like in Mac OS X)? Adobe Acrobat, which may be present on the 8.5 disk I’ll check… I am pretty sure only Reader was included free. Here is the link to what I use, print to pdf.

Re: Moderator's spam report for g3-5-list@googlegroups.com

2012-05-18 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 18, 2012, at 7:03 AM, g3-5-list@googlegroups.com wrote: This message is being sent to you because you are a moderator of the group g3-5-list. The following suspicious messages were sent to your group, but are being held in your moderation queue because they are classified as

Re: Mail 2.1.3 vs iPhone 4s problem

2012-05-18 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 18, 2012, at 1:38 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On May 17, 2012, at 1:31 PM, Len Gerstel wrote: Just ran the cache clearing from OnyX with no change. This is from one that does not forward: --__CONTENT_64564_PART_BOUNDARY__33243242__ Content-Type: image/jpeg; name=IMG_8419.jpg Content

Re: Mail 2.1.3 vs iPhone 4s problem

2012-05-18 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 18, 2012, at 2:17 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On May 18, 2012, at 10:59 AM, Len Gerstel wrote: They forwarded with no problems at all. I think I might have figured out the cause, but the solution without buying an app to batch photos may be beyond my abilities, unless I can jailbreak

Re: Mail 2.1.3 vs iPhone 4s problem

2012-05-17 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 16, 2012, at 3:39 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On May 16, 2012, at 11:37 AM, Len Gerstel wrote: Relevant Hardware/software: PowerMac G5 running 10.4.11 with Mail 2.1.3 iPhone 4s with latest updates. My brother got an iPhone 4s for business. Most of the reason he went

Mail 2.1.3 vs iPhone 4s problem

2012-05-16 Thread Len Gerstel
pics of the same image, all also names img_2496) Anyone seen this before or have any thoughts? Thanks, Len Gerstel -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular focus on Power Macs. The list FAQ

Re: PM G4: Old CPU back in, no boot

2012-05-14 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 14, 2012, at 9:58 AM, Valter Prahlad wrote: Today I took out the upgrade CPU, and I put back in the old, original Apple 667 MHz CPU (I applied thermal grease, connected the CPU fan wire, pressed the PMU switch). Problem is, the Mac doesn't boot anymore. When I press the power

Re: On PPCs, HTML5 is a markup language for structuring and presenting content

2012-05-12 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 12, 2012, at 9:42 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On May 12, 2012, at 5:01 AM, skinnie wrote: I used demeter, I don't know if supports html5, but if I go to http://html5.grooveshark.com/ it plays nice and uses about 10% cpu sometimes less! A better way to see how compatible your

Re: On PPCs, HTML5 is a markup language for structuring and presenting content

2012-05-12 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 12, 2012, at 11:14 AM, Cameron Kaiser wrote: I am running the latest TenFourFox, 10.0.4. Got a score of 327 plus 9 bonus points. I think I have the latest Safari, 4.1.3, that will run on 10.4 and that scored a 265 and 6 bonus points. Looking at the what I think are the important stuff,

Mail error log

2012-05-03 Thread Len Gerstel
Running Mail 2.1.3 on a G5 with 10.4.11. Connecting to a POP server I am having connection issues to my mail server, hosted by a small firm. I frequently get the connection issue (I am pretty sure that is it) icon when checking mail. The icon that is an exclamation point in a triangle

Re: Games for G3's?

2012-04-30 Thread Len Gerstel
On Apr 29, 2012, at 7:22 PM, Xion Dracari wrote: well i still cant find the Right Codec/(and encoder settings to us efor video!) but what games would everyone suggets for the Snow white iMac (G3 600mhz 512MB Ram) What type of game are you looking for? If puzzles are your thing: Myst

Re: USB-Parallel cable: Driver for a G5?

2012-04-19 Thread Len Gerstel
On Apr 19, 2012, at 10:23 PM, Valter Prahlad wrote: I've switched to a G5 recently, but I still own an old LaserWriter Select 360 I'd like to use with the G5 (OSX 10.4.11). The LW has LocalTalk (AppleTalk?), Serial and Parallel (Centronics) connectors. Of course the G5 has no LocalTalk

Re: g4 mdd getting louder?

2012-03-21 Thread Len Gerstel
On Mar 21, 2012, at 10:08 AM, rumble wrote: thanks. i'll crack it open and see if i left a sweater in there. On Mar 20, 5:32 pm, rumble rum...@metrocast.net wrote: it seems to me that my old g4 mdd fan noise has gotten louder. is there anything i can do to get it to quiet down again?

Re: ATI Radeon 7000 Mac Version 32MB PCI video card not recognized on Sawtooth

2012-02-23 Thread Len Gerstel
On Feb 23, 2012, at 10:04 AM, Jesse wrote: After much doing (using a hybrid of methods), I was able to flash the Radeon 7000 PCI graphics card to successfully work on the Mac -- currently I'm using v2.08 of the ROM and have noticed that neither QE or Core Image are being supported. Will going

Re: OS 8.6 submenu limit? Other questions.

2012-02-13 Thread Len Gerstel
On Feb 13, 2012, at 11:29 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Feb 12, 2012, at 9:43 AM, Barry Levine wrote: Lastly, I also have a hardware/software question that maybe someone will know. Re the default Page Setup for a laserjet 2100M - it's ALWAYS US Letter Small, and defaults back to that

Re: ATI Radeon 7000 Mac Version 32MB PCI video card not recognized on Sawtooth

2012-02-10 Thread Len Gerstel
On Feb 10, 2012, at 3:17 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Feb 10, 2012, at 12:29 PM, Jesse wrote: So does anyone have experience using this card in anything other than the Xserve? It SHOULD just work, as the only difference between this and a retail Radeon 7000, iirc, was the lack of the

Re: ATI Radeon 7000 Mac Version 32MB PCI video card not recognized on Sawtooth

2012-02-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Feb 9, 2012, at 3:21 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Feb 9, 2012, at 1:11 PM, Kris Tilford wrote: This can't be a real Mac card because all the real Mac cards were identical and came with three ports, a DVI, a VGA, and an S-video. Since this card has only one port it's absolutely a PC

Re: ATI Radeon 7000 Mac Version 32MB PCI video card not recognized on Sawtooth

2012-02-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Feb 9, 2012, at 3:35 PM, Kris Tilford wrote: On Feb 9, 2012, at 2:21 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: IIRC the very first Xserve's had a VGA-only PCI ATI card, ISTR it was a 32 mb 7000. I was unaware of this card, is it a half-height card or full size? Full size. Looked just like the retail

Re: Question about exporting email addresses from Apple Mail app

2012-01-17 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 16, 2012, at 4:59 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Jan 16, 2012, at 2:12 PM, Len Gerstel wrote: My google fu is week here. Running Apple Mail 2.1.3 on 10.4.11, but have access to a 10.6 if that has a better answer. snip Short of importing the whole 14,000 into AddressBook

Question about exporting email addresses from Apple Mail app

2012-01-16 Thread Len Gerstel
My google fu is week here. Running Apple Mail 2.1.3 on 10.4.11, but have access to a 10.6 if that has a better answer. What I am trying to do is export the email addresses only from one account in one mailbox. ie: In my inbox I have my gmail, comcast and business accounts. I want to export

Re: G5 quad

2012-01-14 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 14, 2012, at 11:23 AM, JohnV wrote: Any reason why a late 2005 G5 quad would show a different serial number on the side label vs the system profile info screen? I'm looking to buy. Rough quick guess is a replaced motherboard. Is this a liquid cooled unit? With the reported

Re: Are powermac g4 still useful?

2012-01-02 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jan 2, 2012, at 2:54 PM, JoeTaxpayer wrote: Crazy? You'd be crazy only if it didn't do what you needed and made you miserable. (Which certainly makes the case for most windows users, but I digress.) I still have my MDD G4s and they're very useful. They still rip DVDs, browse the web,

Re: Why I hate html mail reason #3455, and like Mail

2011-12-23 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 23, 2011, at 2:42 PM, Dan wrote: At 11:34 AM -0700 12/23/2011, Bruce Johnson wrote: No Apple hasn't outsourced their customer support to some unknown domain. LOL The geniuses at Chase Bank have hired a company to handle their email, that has in turn hired an ex-spammer to do the

Re: bots

2011-12-23 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 23, 2011, at 3:31 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: I've been quite happy using ClamXAv on the UA systems (which by official policy MUST have AV software running on them, which is akin to requiring all employees to get a pap smear and prostate exam every year, no exceptions...;-) but my

Re: bots

2011-12-23 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 23, 2011, at 4:06 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Dec 23, 2011, at 1:41 PM, Len Gerstel wrote: I was such a complete rank newb that I didn't know how to eject disks, and resorted to Norton Disk Tools eject function, leaving ghost images of all these floppies up on the desktop

Re: 68 pin vs. 50 pin SCSI HD?

2011-12-10 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 10, 2011, at 7:54 PM, Barry Levine wrote: Hi One of the 8GB SCSI HD's on my 8600 G3 is failing. Checking around eBay, I see 68 pin SCSI HD's for sale; and one can purchase an adapter to go to the mac 50 pin cable. I also noticed that there are many larger size 68 pin scsi HD's

Does the Radeon 9650 support dual monitors?

2011-11-07 Thread Len Gerstel
Seeing conflicting answers on the web, Mactracker and EveryMac. My new G5 (dual 2.0, early 2005, pci model) has a Radeon 9650 card. Before I spring for an ADC to DVI adapter, just wanted to check here. Does the Radeon 9650 support 2 displays? Not mirrored, but regular duals? Thanks, Len

Re: Does the Radeon 9650 support dual monitors?

2011-11-07 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 7, 2011, at 2:08 PM, Valter Prahlad wrote: Il giorno 7-11-2011 19:21, Len Gerstel ha scritto: My new G5 (dual 2.0, early 2005, pci model) has a Radeon 9650 card. Before I spring for an ADC to DVI adapter, just wanted to check here. Does the Radeon 9650 support 2 displays

Can I CCC a 10.4 from a G4 DA to a G5?

2011-11-04 Thread Len Gerstel
Everything I have read is that 10.X installs are monolithic. ie: they include everything needed for any machine that will run the OS. I know G5s can run 10.5, but we still have classic apps that we run and I have not been able to get SheepShaver working. Remote desktopping into a G4 will

Re: Can I CCC a 10.4 from a G4 DA to a G5?

2011-11-04 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 4, 2011, at 1:11 PM, Valter Prahlad wrote: Il giorno 4-11-2011 15:34, Len Gerstel ha scritto: My plan is to install the HD for the G5 into my DA (with a SATA card) and just clone my DA HD onto it. I had the same situation (OSX 10.4.11 from G4 DA to G5 2.7) some time ago, asked

Re: Can I CCC a 10.4 from a G4 DA to a G5?

2011-11-04 Thread Len Gerstel
On Nov 4, 2011, at 4:12 PM, Valter Prahlad wrote: Il giorno 4-11-2011 18:41, Len Gerstel ha scritto: I was mostly concerned about pci-x and the fan controls. I don't know if I am getting a hardware test disk with it. My G5 (2,7 DP) is quite silent. During normal operations, I can barely

Re: USB Modems any good?

2011-10-27 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 27, 2011, at 11:46 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Oct 27, 2011, at 7:14 AM, Bill Connelly wrote: On Oct 27, 2011, at 10:08 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Oct 26, 2011, at 8:27 AM, Bill Connelly wrote: I might be traveling to Ghana, and this is offered there:

Re: Disk image from SD card

2011-10-25 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 24, 2011, at 5:09 PM, John Carmonne wrote: On Oct 22, 2011, at 3:09 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Oct 22, 2011, at 2:48 PM, John Carmonne wrote: On Oct 18, 2011, at 8:11 PM, John Carmonne wrote: What's the fastest method to create a 8GB video image from an SDHC card from a video

Re: Sad day...

2011-10-05 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 5, 2011, at 8:01 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: http://www.apple.com/stevejobs/ Reading the slashdot thread showed me a little easter egg I had never seen. The text of which applied to Steve Jobs as much as anyone in the ads. Zoom the Text Edit icon to as large as you can, and you will see

Re: Poor Airport reception

2011-09-30 Thread Len Gerstel
On Sep 30, 2011, at 10:43 AM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Sep 30, 2011, at 12:21 AM, QuoVadis wrote: @Dan: If only I could get an Ethernet cable to the G4.. I've thought about it, but it means drilling through three walls and the floor. I don't know about houses in the US, but here in the

Re: Stupified by Spotify

2011-07-22 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 22, 2011, at 10:32 AM, Isaac Smith wrote: On Jul 19, 2011, at 4:22 PM, Dan wrote: Anyone using Spotify? It seems to have just opened up to everybody; that or I finally got my invite. So I'm using it as of about 5 minutes ago. What's your experience? Big snip From the Harvard

Re: Car computer

2011-05-18 Thread Len Gerstel
On May 18, 2011, at 1:20 AM, Alexander Gomes wrote: I had a thought and a couple of questions. I was thinking about putting a computer into my car for music and gas mileage tracking, things of the like, and I was wondering what you all might think of it? I know my G4 has passive cooling

Re: OK, I'll Try This Again. Locksmith Wanted (wifi).

2011-04-27 Thread Len Gerstel
On Apr 27, 2011, at 11:59 AM, t...@io.com wrote: On Apr 26, 5:35 pm, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: Hey look! 8-) it's sn0w1ng Macintoshes outside! is AS SECURE as anything RPG will generate, because while it's true that a truly random password string is more secure

Re: OK, I'll Try This Again. Locksmith Wanted (wifi).

2011-04-26 Thread Len Gerstel
On Apr 26, 2011, at 3:39 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Apr 26, 2011, at 12:23 PM, peterh...@cruzio.com wrote: Just select the defaults of WPA2 and WPA (PSK), and TKIP AES. Choose a good passphrase mixing letters and numbers: Hey it's sn0w1ng Macintoshes outside! OTOH, use a

Re: iTunes on Tiger

2010-12-16 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 16, 2010, at 10:25 AM, Dan wrote: I've lost track. :\ iTunes 9.2.1... is this the last version of iTunes to support Tiger or is there another? And the next release is 10.x, which is Leopard/SL only? It's heck to get old, isn't it? Just checked. Running Tiger and iTunes 9.2.1 and

Re: Nanny note Re: 2 Questions

2010-12-05 Thread Len Gerstel
of the email and should come after your name. • Avoid vulgar and offensive taglines. Both the netiquette guide and the full G Group FAQ are linked to from the Google Groups G List page. Len Gerstel List Nanny -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those

Re: capture still pics from movies

2010-12-04 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 4, 2010, at 10:24 AM, John Carmonne wrote: I would like to capture still pics from .wmv files that dump into my iPhoto library from my digital Olympus camera. I can freeze the shot I want and click the pic to remove the control strip but as soon as I move the mouse to use a capture

Re: capture still pics from movies

2010-12-04 Thread Len Gerstel
On Dec 4, 2010, at 11:43 AM, John Carmonne wrote: On Dec 4, 2010, at 7:39 AM, Len Gerstel wrote: On Dec 4, 2010, at 10:24 AM, John Carmonne wrote: I would like to capture still pics from .wmv files that dump into my iPhoto library from my digital Olympus camera. I can freeze the shot

Nanny note Re: 2 Questions

2010-12-04 Thread Len Gerstel
John, I know it is very small, and probably part of your sig, but please do not send any attachments to the list. Thanks, Len Gerstel List Nanny On Dec 4, 2010, at 6:52 PM, John Carmonne wrote: On Dec 4, 2010, at 3:25 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: One, what do you think of these? Just saw

Re: Where is Flash 10.1

2010-10-21 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 21, 2010, at 9:36 AM, Richard Gerome wrote: -Original Message- From: Cliff Rediger redicl...@yahoo.com I'm running 10.4.11 on G4 Mini Every time Firefox updates it tells me I must update Flash Player NOW. So I download and install Flash Player 10.1 but where does it go? I

Re: Video card advice for MDD and/or Digital Audio

2010-10-06 Thread Len Gerstel
On Oct 6, 2010, at 12:14 PM, Dan Knight, LowEndMac.com wrote: Friends, I have two production machines here at Low End Mac headquarters - a dual 1 GHz Mirror Drive Door with 2 GB of RAM and a Rage 128 Pro video card running Tiger and a Digital Audio upgraded with 1.25 GB of RAM, a dual 1.6 GHz

Re: Mail address export import

2010-09-28 Thread Len Gerstel
On Sep 28, 2010, at 4:01 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Sep 28, 2010, at 11:54 AM, John Markowitz wrote: If you open the Previous Recipients window, the contents should change when you switch between those inboxes...if this is the problem. This does change, I've never noticed this

Re: Power Macintosh G3/266 tabletop

2010-09-26 Thread Len Gerstel
On Sep 26, 2010, at 10:10 AM, John Markowitz wrote: On Sep 26, 2010, at 6:45 AM, Paul Cefola wrote: I have some questions regarding a Power Mac G3/266 machine. Is this the correct group to ask the questions to? Paul Welcome Paul I think the PCI PowerMacs group is the one

Re: New install of OS 10.4 on G5 iMac

2010-09-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Sep 9, 2010, at 9:46 AM, Iamanamma wrote: You're using a machine specific install disk you need a Retail Universal disk. John Carmonne John: Are you serious? The install disks are keyed to a specific iMac serial number? I bought all 4 of my PowerPC G5 iMacs at the same time. I

Re: will DA processor fit in Gigabit?

2010-08-10 Thread Len Gerstel
On Aug 10, 2010, at 4:54 PM, Geke wrote: To finish off this thread (at least the title topic) and for the record: -The Digital Audio's 466MHz does fit -- as is -- into the Gigabit. So no soldering needed there, it's not even too tight. Did not know that. My warning was based upon QS

Re: will DA processor fit in Gigabit?

2010-08-06 Thread Len Gerstel
On Aug 6, 2010, at 10:12 AM, Geke wrote: I just got a Gigabit with a Sonnet Encore ST/G4 1GHz processor upgrade inside. Now I want to swap that Sonnet with the 466MHz cpu in my Digital Audio, but before I do that, I wanted to check two things here: 1. How tricky is it to put the DA's CPU into

Re: G4 IDENTITY

2010-07-30 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 30, 2010, at 12:37 PM, Mac User #330250 wrote: -- Original message -- Subject: G4 IDENTITY Date:Freitag 30 Juli 2010N From:george monroe geomonro...@gmail.com To: g3-5-list@googlegroups.com hello all; if i look up my G4 on the web it comes up as a

Re: G4 Power Mac M5183 up grades!!!

2010-07-26 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 26, 2010, at 4:49 PM, nestamicky wrote: On 7/26/2010 1:12 PM, Peter Haas wrote: 750 GB PATA drives were available for a while at many retailers. What, can someone please say, are the difference(s) between ATA and PATA? Very overly simplified: ATA drives in the beginning were all

Re: Plain text format

2010-07-20 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 20, 2010, at 10:59 AM, James Therrault wrote: OTOH, I understand exactly what Dan stated when he uses Lucida as a display font but the actual output when mailed defaults to Courier which is the plain text. There is no internet wide official default plain text font. Many

Nanny note Re: plain text please

2010-07-18 Thread Len Gerstel
on moderated status or your messages not getting through. Len Gerstel List Nanny -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular focus on Power Macs. The list FAQ is at http://lowendmac.com/lists/g

Re: Attatch PDF to mail PITA

2010-07-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 9, 2010, at 11:54 AM, john CARMONNE wrote: Hi All As of late I've been having trouble attaching PDF files to an Email, When I attach or drag a PDF to the message it blows open on the page. I don't want that, I want the file to be in PDF form. The only way I can stop this is to

Re: Attatch PDF to mail PITA

2010-07-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 9, 2010, at 12:23 PM, john CARMONNE wrote: On Jul 9, 2010, at 9:08 AM, Len Gerstel wrote: On Jul 9, 2010, at 11:54 AM, john CARMONNE wrote: Hi All As of late I've been having trouble attaching PDF files to an Email, When I attach or drag a PDF to the message it blows open

Re: Attatch PDF to mail PITA

2010-07-09 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 9, 2010, at 12:35 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Jul 9, 2010, at 9:23 AM, john CARMONNE wrote: I don't want every one in the next cubicle to see the PDF until the recipient does. This seems to be a new occurrence. Also I think it's mostly on my MBP 10.6.4. I recall seeing PDF's

Re: Modem DOCSIS speeds

2010-07-07 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jul 7, 2010, at 4:44 PM, Dan wrote: At 1:14 PM -0700 7/7/2010, John Carmonne wrote: I'm having a discussion with my son who just got hooked up with Charter in northern Nevada and the lady at the cable company told him the speed he bought is 25 Mbps and she told him he had to have a

Re: CD Music

2010-06-24 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 24, 2010, at 1:01 PM, gifutiger wrote: Greetings G-Group I know that this might be the incorrect place to post this question but I'm hopping that someone can point me to the correct location. I have some music that is in MP3 and MP4 format however my family room CD/DVD player is a

Re: CD Music

2010-06-24 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 24, 2010, at 4:26 PM, gifutiger wrote: Tried the iTunes, got a lot of CD's that will play in my Saturn VUE, but so will the CD's that have the songs in MP4 format, and on a lot fewer disks. Thanks for your input and if you have any other ideas let me know. Harry San Jose, Ca If the

Re: CD Music

2010-06-24 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 24, 2010, at 4:51 PM, Kris Tilford wrote: On Jun 24, 2010, at 3:30 PM, gifutiger wrote: That's what I'm thinking, I burned the CD's using iTunes, but I used CD -R blank disk and it may be that the Toshiba just won't read -R disks. What would you recommend as a substitute for the -R

Re: Burn .mkv file to DVD

2010-06-23 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 23, 2010, at 10:01 AM, John Carmonne wrote: Hi All I have a movie that's a .mkv file 4.46 GBs I want to burn it to a DVD but I can't get Toast 10 to see it as an image I also tried Toast 8 and 6 still no cigar. Is this spometing I can do? John Carmonne .mkv is not an image

Re: Apple Store closed for update

2010-06-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 15, 2010, at 6:56 AM, Wallace Adrian D'Alessio wrote: On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 9:45 AM, Ted Treen ted.tr...@btinternet.com wrote: Looks like new toys coming... 2.4 GHz Mini with HDMI. And user friendly RAM slot. Plus a little better graphics, NVidia 320m. But also a $100 price

Re: New unibody Mac Mini (was Re: Apple Store closed for update)

2010-06-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 15, 2010, at 2:43 PM, Peter Haas wrote: On Jun 15, 2010, at 11:27 AM, James Therrault wrote: ...and probably a slow 5,400 rpm drive... Undoubtedly true. One way to conserve unit power is to dumb-down the HD from 7200 to 5400 rpm, and from 16 MB cache to 4 MB cache. And to

Re: New unibody Mac Mini (was Re: Apple Store closed for update)

2010-06-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 15, 2010, at 11:37 AM, Chance Reecher wrote: Dan wrote: I'm disappointed. IMO, this seems to be yet-another overpriced Mini that goes into the why bother category. It should be a fast machine, but then it's got older i/o technology, circa 2005ish, bolted on. Only one

Re: Improper Put Away? for USB Modem???

2010-06-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 15, 2010, at 3:29 PM, Bruce Johnson wrote: On Jun 15, 2010, at 12:07 PM, James Therrault wrote: Have you tried loading this device as a different user on the computer? Not sure what you mean by different user as I'm the only one that has used this machine since purchasing it

Re: New unibody Mac Mini (was Re: Apple Store closed for update)

2010-06-15 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 15, 2010, at 4:50 PM, Peter Haas wrote: On Jun 15, 2010, at 12:25 PM, Len Gerstel wrote: Is it any wonder that the OSx86 crowd is operating Snow machines which cost one-fourth, yet deliver four-times the performance? In the same form factor as the mini? Of course not. But who

Re: Will PowerPC be forever obsolete?

2010-06-14 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 14, 2010, at 2:15 PM, ah...clem wrote: On Jun 10, 4:17 am, Kris Tilford ktilfo...@cox.net wrote: I'm not certain if this article will enable 4GB RAM for you, but I suspect it will, if this is possible? Instead of reducing the memory, as the title of this article references, you'd be

Re: Will PowerPC be forever obsolete?

2010-06-14 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 14, 2010, at 3:24 PM, ah...clem wrote: On Jun 14, 2:24 pm, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: . . . how and where to get a hold of some of these 1GB PC133 sticks without trolling dumpsters for old Dell servers? Easily and cheaply found on eBay. I just sold 8 1GB sticks for $30

Re: Will PowerPC be forever obsolete?

2010-06-14 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 14, 2010, at 4:21 PM, ah...clem wrote: On Jun 14, 2:24 pm, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: Problem is that registered sticks are keyed differently than regular SD ram stick and will not fit in the slot. Even if you physically modify the slot, the contacts will not line up. So

Re: Safari 5

2010-06-08 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 8, 2010, at 11:25 AM, Fabian Fang wrote: Because of recent threads about Safari on the G-Group, it may be of interest to note that Apple released Safari 5 yesterday: http://www.apple.com/safari/ Even more important, they also released 4.1 for those of us running 10.4. Len --

Re: Safari 4.1

2010-06-08 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 8, 2010, at 8:54 PM, hosemonkey wrote: Where can I download a copy of Safari 4.1? Easiest way is through Software Update in the Apple Menu. or go to: http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1045 Len -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using

Re: Oxford 924 Bridge Board Drive Size limitation

2010-06-07 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 5, 3:41 pm, Peter Haas peterh...@cruzio.com wrote: On Jun 5, 2010, at 11:03 AM, Len Gerstel wrote: I just grabbed from OWC's Garage sale a Mercury Elite Pro AL   Firewire 800/400/USB 2.0 dual drive enclosure. It has the Oxford   924 chipset. The specs say it supports drives up

Re: 10.5 on a G4 400 MHZ Sawtooth

2010-06-07 Thread Len Gerstel
On Jun 7, 2010, at 9:16 AM, John Carmonne wrote: Post a system profiler screen shot please. John Carmonne Yorba Linda USA Sent from my MBP Uh, no. Posting attachments is not allowed on the list. Posting somewhere like fliker and posting the link is perfectly fine. Len Gerstel lgers

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