Re: Anti Trust Hackin' back . Psystar answers and stands firm.

2008-08-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 1:17 PM, Wallace Adrian D'Alessio [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Among the score of distros there are said to be some far easier to install and configure. Stability has always been a main feature of Linux. Shrinkwrapped Linux is on shelves all over the country and may even

Opera and a Gmail question

2008-09-01 Thread Stephen Conrad
Opera 9.52 is out and Out of all my more modern browsers (Firefox, iCab and Opera) only Firefox will let me edit my Gmail contacts. Is there a reason for this? I need to add someone as their email keeps ending up in the Spam folder no matter how many times I tell Gmail it is not spam. --

RAM Question

2008-09-03 Thread Stephen Conrad
I will soon be in the market for a G4 (I have a 300 MHz Smurf that is maxxed out on RAM). The RAM in the G4 will HAVE to be more than the Smurf has (thus the question I am about to ask) I have come across 3 sticks of RAM 2 are labeled 256 MB DDR 400 CL3 At the top of the sticker

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-23 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 9/23/08, Len Gerstel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sep 23, 2008, at 3:16 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: On 9/23/08, J.M.P.Hissel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 23-09-2008 03:15, Stephen Conrad, [EMAIL PROTECTED], wrote: I found another stick of RAM in a PC This is on the sticker G0162.1

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, I looked and its not listed Siemens HYB39S63160AT-8 Germany A E814936 Up the side it says: 9904 4 Chips on one side of the module On 9/24/08, Stephen Conrad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: *Sighs* The similar (slightly different number) one I did find stated the seller and size. *Goes

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
Ooops, up the end of the chip it says E04936 Board says this: 16-00640A Rev.A It is out of a Gateway Pentium II On 9/24/08, Stephen Conrad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: OK, I looked and its not listed Siemens HYB39S63160AT-8 Germany A E814936 Up the side it says: 9904 4 Chips on one

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
what is in the Smurf as I want to keep it in the network). On 9/24/08, Kris Tilford [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sep 24, 2008, at 8:59 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, I looked and its not listed Siemens HYB39S63160AT-8 Germany A E814936 Up the side it says: 9904 4 Chips on one side

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
I believe the other RAM stick in the PII was a 64M PC100 DIMM Either way, was just wondering what size this other one is since it is in the same machine. On 9/24/08, Kris Tilford [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sep 24, 2008, at 9:16 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I don't remember offhand. I have

Re: Another RAM Question

2008-09-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
128 MEG. So, I agree with the other assessment. Throw this away and get 256 meg PC133 modules for your G4. Good luck, Ralph On Wed, 2008-09-24 at 21:06 -0500, Stephen Conrad wrote: Ooops, up the end of the chip it says E04936 Board says this: 16-00640A Rev.A It is out of a Gateway

Re: Copying Files

2008-09-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
10.2.8 Its running as I can see it Drag the file onto the icon for the other HD On 9/25/08, Bruce Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sep 24, 2008, at 8:10 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: Whenever I try to copy stuff from my Smurf to another HD on my network it says it cannot do it and gives

Gmail Question

2008-10-02 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, I had asked earlier about getting gmail to stop putting something into the SPAM folder. I tried what was suggested. I set the preferences to NEVER PUT INTO SPAM FOLDER that particular email. It is STILL putting it into the SPAM folder. How do I get it to stop doing that? It is something I

Gmail Question

2008-10-05 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have tried to keep this out of my SPAM folder but I am failing. It is the _ONLY_ Beliefnet email that ends up there. I even have gone so far as to mark (in the Contacts for Gmail) the option to Never Put It In The SPAM Folder. Still, it ends up in SPAM and nothng I do stops this. The email

Gmail Issue Update

2008-10-06 Thread Stephen Conrad
Here is what I have had suggested so far. Anyone know how to do the filter thing? At 7:29 PM -0600 10/5/08, Stephen Conrad posted: And I would do this how? Have you tried making a filter for the item? If you can't direct it to the In Box, create a folder called Not Spam and direct all

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-06 Thread Stephen Conrad
?ø,¸¸,ø?ºº?ø,¸¸,ø?ºº?ø,¸¸,ø?º?ø On Oct 5, 4:17 pm, Stephen Conrad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have tried to keep this out of my SPAM folder but I am failing. It is the _ONLY_ Beliefnet email that ends up there. I even have gone so far as to mark (in the Contacts for Gmail) the option

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-06 Thread Stephen Conrad
, at 6:32 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: How do I create this rule? On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 3:45 AM, gifutiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Greetings ( + )!( + ) Steve you should create (in mail preferences) a Rule that tells mail what to do with the mail that you don't want put into SPAM. You

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-07 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/7/08, Dan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: At 6:54 PM -0600 10/6/2008, Stephen Conrad wrote: Hmmm, Iam logged into mail.google.com In Gmail, view the Spam mailbox. Locate the erroneous-placed message(s), select them, and click Not Spam. - Done this repeatedly. It still ends up in SPAM

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-08 Thread Stephen Conrad
I believe I did add them. As I stated in another post, ONLY Chicken Soup for the Soul is dumped to Spam. The Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Jewish, Angel, Bible Reading and Prayer ones come through just fine. On 10/8/08, gifutiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 2, 4:54 pm, Stephen Conrad [EMAIL

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-08 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/8/08, Bruce Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 8, 2008, at 1:39 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I believe I did add them. As I stated in another post, ONLY Chicken Soup for the Soul is dumped to Spam. The Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Jewish, Angel, Bible Reading and Prayer ones come

Re: Gmail Question

2008-10-10 Thread Stephen Conrad
, gifutiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 8, 2:47 am, gifutiger [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 2, 4:54 pm, Stephen Conrad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: OK, I had asked earlier about getting gmail to stop putting something into the SPAM folder. I tried what was suggested. I set

Re: Flash in the pan ... aka dealing with Adobe Flash

2008-10-23 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/20/08, Paul [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does Firefox have the same feature on the Mac that it has in Windows - if you restart it after you killed it, does it let you restore all your connections to websites? There is a Plugin that does this called Session Manager I know Opera will restore

Re: Flash in the pan ... aka dealing with Adobe Flash

2008-10-23 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/23/08, Bruce Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 23, 2008, at 12:05 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: On 10/20/08, Paul [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does Firefox have the same feature on the Mac that it has in Windows - if you restart it after you killed it, does it let you restore all

Re: Family Of eMacs

2008-10-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/24/08, Kris Tilford [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I reiterate from yesterday, recycle these, or remove/disable the CRT and use an LCD with them. Ummm, why would you want to scrap out perfectly good usable monitors just so you could spend money on an LCD? I am using a Sony VAIO monitor (a

Re: Family Of eMacs

2008-10-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/24/08, Kris Tilford [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I've inherited an old 1970's Ford LTD with a big 500 ci engine that gets about 6 mpg. It too is perfectly good usable, but it wastes money in gas, pollutes the air, and carries enough momentum to kill people driving more fuel efficient

Re: Family Of eMacs

2008-10-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 10/24/08, Kris Tilford [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Rather it shows the laziness of the average citizen, placing a CRT in a dumpster rather than recycling it. And you, to cheap to do yourself a favor, there are new LCDs for less than $100, buy one, IT PAYS FOR ITSELF! The LCD Monitor I got is

Re: external hard drive for g3 mac.

2008-11-01 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 11/1/08, stevo137 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a g3 mac i like but i want to buy an external hard drive for it. Any suggestons? Some more information would be helpful. Which G3? OS? SCSI card? How many free USB ports? I have my Smurf hooked up via hub to my 8500/200 so I can see the

Re: See You Later...

2008-11-11 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 11/11/08, insightinmind [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I subscribe to many of the lists ... Having started out with PowerPC 8500/9500 ... I get the messages from PCI Macs. Then upgraded to a Quicksilver Dual 1GHz G4 ... so I subscribe to G3- G5 Macs List, but retain my connection to my

Video Question

2008-11-13 Thread Stephen Conrad
Can anyone tell me how to download this video? I have tried with FF 2.0.0.18 with Download Helper and MediaPirate http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/spages/1033231.html -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to go forth and claim

FF vs iCab

2008-11-14 Thread Stephen Conrad
Interesting...when I tried to use iCab to login to pepsistuff.com it said I needed to upgrade my flash to version 8 yet when I then tried FF 2.0.0.18 it worked fine. Why would one browser say I didn't have new enough flash yet another works fine? Steve -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The

Re: Ways to clean up old Macs, environmentally.

2008-12-22 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 12/21/08, Dan dantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 8:37 PM -0800 12/20/2008, Mullin9 wrote: Ways to clean up old Macs, environmentally. 1 way to clean up an old Mac is to recycle a CRT monitor, and buy an LCD, especially a LED backed LCD. another way to do it is to upgrade to new/newer

Re: Which printer do you like?

2008-12-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 12/23/08, Paxton innfo...@gmail.com wrote: I have been using Goodwill printers at about $10 each, specializing in HP Photosmart 7350s and 7550s. I use these because I standardized on the 56, 57 and 58 ink carts. They seem to work well however the door to change the ink carts is a little

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!!

2008-12-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
I shared it with my family and a few friends And from me and my cats MEOWY CHRISTMAS On 12/25/08, Elbert Boone elbert...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks, I sent it to my family and my mailing list. el On Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 1:40 AM, Wallace Adrian D'Alessio fluxstrin...@gmail.com wrote: On

Re: iTunes download problem - OT?

2008-12-27 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 12/27/08, Dana Collins dlcatft...@verizon.net wrote: On 12/27/08 11:12 AM, Marty Levine of marty.lev...@gmail.com sent I have lost my ability to download - proably for a while since i do not download often I get the following error message There was a problem downloading Another

Re: iTunes download problem - OT?

2008-12-27 Thread Stephen Conrad
OOOPS My Bad! Irgnore that post On 12/27/08, Stephen Conrad khel...@gmail.com wrote: On 12/27/08, Dana Collins dlcatft...@verizon.net wrote: On 12/27/08 11:12 AM, Marty Levine of marty.lev...@gmail.com sent I have lost my ability to download - proably for a while since i do not download

Re: Aliases?

2008-12-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 12/28/08, Dan dantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 11:33 AM -0600 12/28/2008, Stephen Conrad wrote: Periodically I get what looks like a file name on the desktop or in folders but when I click on it it then disappears. What do the names look like? What apps are running at the time

Re: Aliases?

2008-12-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 12/28/08, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: On Dec 28, 2008, at 11:11 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: What do the names look like? What apps are running at the time? And of course, the standard questions: Mac, OS, etc... BW G3 10.2.8 (long story on why my 10.4.11 machine

Re: Test to list

2008-12-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
It is in Missouri 45 miles from Kansas City Close to 3 Rivers and 2 Lakes On 12/28/08, Richard Ramsowr r.rams...@sbcglobal.net wrote: Got it... Yours Rick Rick Houston -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to

Flash Drive Question

2009-01-13 Thread Stephen Conrad
Mac OS X (10.2.9) Recently I tried to save a photo from a website to a Flash Drive and it won't let me I can see the Flash Drives on my Desktop but when I click Save Image As it only show this for options for where to put it: Home, Documents, iDisk and Desktop Any suggestions? -- Steve Conrad

Another Question

2009-01-13 Thread Stephen Conrad
I wonder, what chews up HD space if you leave Aps open a long time. I do delete the cache on my browser from time to time but after awhile it doesn't seem to help -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to go forth and claim our

Re: Flash Drive Question

2009-01-15 Thread Stephen Conrad
replies thus far! :) On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 11:12 AM, Charles Davis c...@gamewood.net wrote: On Jan 14, 2009, at 7:30 AM, Amanda Ward wrote: Hi Steve... On Jan 13, 2009, at 11:15 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: Mac OS X (10.2.9) Recently I tried to save a photo from a website to a Flash Drive

Re: Flash Drive Question

2009-01-15 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 3:21 AM, Amanda Ward amanda.w...@comcast.net wrote: Hi Steve... On Jan 15, 2009, at 1:03 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, a few things to sum up from all your replies. 1) I can drag files from the web page or the desktop to the Flash Drive (the 'Brute Force' method

Re: Steve Jobs Oh My

2009-01-16 Thread Stephen Conrad
Part of the problem is that way too many people associate everything about Apple (from Day 1 of the company) with Steve Jobs. They don't give credit to others who have been part of all that is Apple, preferring to think its all coming from the mind of Steve Jobs. Who invented the various iPods?

Re: Another Question

2009-01-17 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 9:57 AM, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: On Jan 14, 2009, at 12:54 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I wonder, what chews up HD space if you leave Aps open a long time. I do delete the cache on my browser from time to time but after awhile it doesn't seem

Re: Steve Jobs Oh My

2009-01-17 Thread Stephen Conrad
What dragged Apple down was a number of things and it occurred over a period of time 1) Way too many desktop models (II, LC. Performa, Quadra, Centris, Work Stations) 2) Too many Powerbook models 3) The Newton (good concept though!) and the MacTV (gotta get one) 4) There was still tech support

Re: 3rd party mouse/keyboard?

2009-01-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 1/28/09, Dan dantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 7:44 PM -0800 1/28/2009, Jeffrey Engle wrote: True or false - any keyboard/mouse will work on a mac (emac in my case) as long as you can plug it into a USB receptacle (I may need to use a USB adapter). True. You only need the vendor's software

Re: best browser now

2009-01-31 Thread Stephen Conrad
So far I have seen nearly every browser mentioned except Opera, Safari and IE. I happen to keep Firefox, iCab, Opera and Safari on my computer (I ignore the version of IE that came with it). Opera isn't bad and on occasion I use it (along with all the others I have except IE). On 1/31/09, Peter

OT Woz News

2009-02-05 Thread Stephen Conrad
http://www.technewsworld.com/story/Woz-Lands-Chief-Scientist-Gig-at-SSD-Firm-66103.html Woz Lands Chief Scientist Gig at SSD Firm By Chris Maxcer MacNewsWorld Part of the ECT News Network 02/05/09 3:21 PM PT Fusion-io's newest technical advisor is none other than Apple's other Steve. Steve

FIRE (For IM usage)

2009-03-07 Thread Stephen Conrad
How long can you be idle before Fire disconnects you? Also, where in the Prefs do I set how long to keep me logged in? -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to go forth and claim our place in outer space. -

Re: Eeek! My First Kernal Panic

2009-03-09 Thread Stephen Conrad
.). Looking at several of them, theya ll seem to be from 2007 On 3/9/09, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: On Mar 9, 2009, at 4:00 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I tried to reboot the machine from the KB but no luck Tried the button on the front of the tower and again, no luck Finally

Re: Eeek! My First Kernal Panic

2009-03-09 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 3/9/09, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: On Mar 9, 2009, at 3:10 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: There are no system.log or panic.log A search of my HD finds no such thing anywhere. A look in the folder entitles Logs doesn't have them THe folder inside that called

Re: Worms in clear plastic keyboard

2009-03-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 3/26/09, Jonas Ulrich jonasulrich3...@gmail.com wrote: (1) Locate the nearest garbage can. Place keyboard in garbage can. At least recycle it! Most scrap yards I have dealt with will take electronics and you'd get a little money in the process (2) Take keyboard apart (keyboard will most

DSL Modem Question

2009-04-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
I already have a DSL modem but as I have gotten my hands on a different one I want to get some opinions on it. I have a spare for my current modem but if this one is good I might make it another spare. Never know when you might need it. This is what I got: Siemens Speedstream 4100 B DSL ethernet

Flash Drive Issue

2009-05-18 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have a Sony monitor that has 4 USB ports on it. Earlier tonight I stuck a 3rd flash drive in and it came up (name shown: Kingston I). I saved 2 files to it and was saving a 3rd when I saw a message saying something about it being removed and the files might be messed up {I forget the exact

Re: Flash Drive Issue

2009-05-19 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 5/18/09, insightinmind billycarm...@verizon.net wrote: Is that port a bit loose? I have one on my QS ... whatever's plugged in needs to stay very still ... otherwise its a bit flaky ... Not as far as I can tell. I have one on one port on each side of the Mac. I naver got 3 (flsh drives) to

Re: Flash Drive Issue

2009-05-19 Thread Stephen Conrad
I plugged in the one I found and it shows up (along with the 2 plugged in). I am at the library and this one seems to work (it is a KINGSTON 2GB I got from redeeming Pepsi points. I have another one and it is plugged into the monitor and works fine). Only one file on this Flashdrive I don't

Re: It is official, we are orphans.

2009-06-08 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 6/8/09, Arnel Tuazon a.tua...@gmail.com wrote: On a side note, what cat will be after Snow Leopard and what happens once Apple starts using Lion do they turn towards canines? Oooh look the new OS XI Jack Russell or Rotweiler or Huskey. Just a thought. Believe me, the cat family is huge

USB Need

2009-06-17 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have a camera that takes a USB connector to connect it to my Mac. The problem is I need a Male to Male connector. Rat Shack (Radio Shack) wants $40 for one with software (and if it does not work you CANNOT return it at all since it comes with Software). Where might I cheaply find such a beast?

Disk U9tility

2009-06-21 Thread Stephen Conrad
Where do I find the password this program keeps asking for? It is NOT my Keychain PW as I know this one. -- Steve Conrad Hrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to go forth and claim our place in outer space. - Capt. Henry

Re: Disk U9tility

2009-06-22 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 6/22/09, Al Poulin alfred.pou...@gmail.com wrote: On Jun 22, 1:14 am, Po-en Tsai poen.t...@gmail.com wrote: On 22/06/2009, at 4:59 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: Where do I find the password this program keeps asking for? It is NOT my Keychain PW as I know this one. Have you tried your

Digital Camera

2009-06-24 Thread Stephen Conrad
So far this is the best I can do with finding how to get pics off this camera. I did download the .pdf but it only mentions having a PC to use it. Any ideas? http://www.camerahacker.com/Forums/DisplayComments.php?file=Digital%20Camera/Sakar/ Sakar_16380_on_Mac Sakar 16380 on Mac My daughter

Re: Digital Camera

2009-06-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 6/24/09, Kris Tilford ktilfo...@cox.net wrote: http://webcam-osx.sourceforge.net/downloads.html Also, if you look in System ProfilerUSB what device ID # and vendor ID # does it show? (I think the vendor ID # should be 10026 decimal or 0x2770 hex, but don't know the device ID?) - It will

Re: Digital Camera

2009-06-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 6/25/09, Kris Tilford ktilfo...@cox.net wrote: I think this is a System error or a Disk Utility error, but that's not the Vendor Device ID # that is shown in System Profiler USB. How about looking in System Profiler under USB while this camera is attached and get these ID #'s. I could

Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-04 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, I am on a BW G3 (Smurf) and it had 1.53 GB left on the HD OS X 10.2.8 (new computer is going to be here soon) I only have the following open: Opera, Safari, Terminal and TextEdit Suddenly I get a message saying I have no more HD space free (it is down to 40.8 MB) I have only downloaded 2

Re: Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-04 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/4/09, Bill Connelly billycarm...@verizon.net wrote: On Jul 4, 2009, at 7:37 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, I am on a BW G3 (Smurf) and it had 1.53 GB left on the HD OS X 10.2.8 (new computer is going to be here soon) I only have the following open: Opera, Safari, Terminal and TextEdit

HD Question

2009-07-04 Thread Stephen Conrad
My spare HDs === Generic 120.0 GB 7200 RPM Samsung SP0802N (S/N S00JJ40Y371416)   - Listed on it as probably bad but I'd still check it out WD Caviar 22500 AT Compatible Intelligent Drive WD Caviar 12100 EIDE Are these PATA HDs? I want to buy a G4 from someone and he said they

Re: Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-04 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/4/09, Clark Martin cm...@sonic.net wrote: Bill Connelly wrote: I've read somewhere if your free hard drive space is less than 50% of the total, you might even have trouble running OS X ... don't know the facts here, but you need more free space just to run OS X ... after the space

Re: Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-04 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/4/09, Bill Connelly billycarm...@verizon.net wrote: 40.8MB ??? What I was trying to get at is ... Is the hard drive that full? or is he running out of available memory, and thinks the message pertains to the HD in lieu of actual RAM? No, the HD actually has 1.52 GB of free space

Re: Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-05 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/5/09, Clark Martin cm...@sonic.net wrote: Stephen Conrad wrote: On 7/4/09, Clark Martin cm...@sonic.net wrote: 50% would be an absurd amount. A percentage value isn't relevant, the amount is principally tied to virtual memory which depends on what programs are open. A better figure

Re: Help! HD filling up issue

2009-07-06 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/6/09, Bruce Johnson john...@pharmacy.arizona.edu wrote: On Jul 4, 2009, at 9:55 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: Is the hard drive that full? or is he running out of available memory, and thinks the message pertains to the HD in lieu of actual RAM? No, the HD actually has 1.52 GB of free

Digital Camera Question

2009-07-11 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have a digital camera, Product Number 36956 ($905c), and Macam 0.9.2. Macam doesn't see this camera but Apple System Profiler does see it. How can I see this camera? It has some pics from our most recent storm that I want to share with family and the local news. -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO

Re: [G3-5]Digital Camera Question

2009-07-12 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/12/09, MaGioZal magio...@gmail.com wrote: On 7/12/09 1:30 AM, Stephen Conrad at khel...@gmail.com wrote: I have a digital camera, Product Number 36956 ($905c), and Macam 0.9.2. Macam doesn't see this camera but Apple System Profiler does see it. How can I see this camera? It has some

Re: [G3-5]Digital Camera Question

2009-07-12 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/12/09, Dana Collins dlcatft...@verizon.net wrote: On 7/12/09 3:57 PM, Stephen Conrad of khel...@gmail.com sent On 7/12/09, MaGioZal magio...@gmail.com wrote: On 7/12/09 1:30 AM, Stephen Conrad at khel...@gmail.com wrote: I have a digital camera, Product Number 36956 ($905c

Digital Camera Update

2009-07-12 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, got the drivers but cannot install them as this (damn) machine won't accept my password for installation. I KNOW the password for this machine (never changed it) but no matter what I type it tells me it is wrong (except for the Keychain password). How do I remedy this? -- Steve Conrad

Re: Digital Camera Update

2009-07-12 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/12/09, nestami...@gmail.com nestami...@gmail.com wrote: Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, got the drivers but cannot install them as this (damn) machine won't accept my password for installation. I KNOW the password for this machine (never changed it) but no matter what I type it tells me

Website question

2009-07-16 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have OS X 10.2.8 and this website will not work with Opera http://wechoosethemoon.org/ It says I don't meet the Flash requirements What exactly are the requirements (it won't let me click the link to find out)? -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and

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2009-07-19 Thread Stephen Conrad
Site: http://webmessenger.yahoo.com/ Browser: Opera 9.64 The site never gets beyond the screen that says it is loading. Is this a problem with pera? yahoo? -- Steve Conrad Henrietta, MO 64036 The time has come for mankind to grow up and leave its cradle behind; to go forth and claim our place

G4 Question

2009-07-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
I am purchasing the following: Quicksilver G4 800 w/512 MB RAM I have a few questions. What RAM is recommended (so I can purchase some) to max it out? Best Video card (so I can get one)? Also, it has one HD and I want to add a 2nd one. My spare HDs  ===  Generic 120.0 GB 7200 RPM  

Re: G4 Question

2009-07-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/26/09, PeterH peterh5...@rattlebrain.com wrote: On Jul 26, 2009, at 3:18 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I am purchasing the following: Quicksilver G4 800 w/512 MB RAM I have a few questions. What RAM is recommended (so I can purchase some) to max it out? Best Video card (so I can get

Re: G4 Question

2009-07-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/26/09, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: On Jul 26, 2009, at 6:18 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I am purchasing the following: Quicksilver G4 800 w/512 MB RAM I have a few questions. What RAM is recommended (so I can purchase some) to max it out? It will take low density pc133

Re: G4 Question

2009-07-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 7/26/09, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: On Jul 26, 2009, at 7:47 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: On 7/26/09, Len Gerstel lgers...@gmail.com wrote: On Jul 26, 2009, at 6:18 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: I am purchasing the following: Quicksilver G4 800 w/512 MB RAM Also, it has one

2 Questions

2009-08-10 Thread Stephen Conrad
I have tried to get a power cord for an external HD but have had no luck I need a 12 volt DC 2.0 Amp power cord for my external Seagate (a gift) Part No: 9W286D-560 Serial No: 4J68H02 I was told it works when I got it so I just want to see what is on this HD Also, I have 4 sticks of: SAMSUNG

2 More Questions

2009-08-11 Thread Stephen Conrad
LGS GM 72 V1682 1CT10K 9751G KOREA Source for my info: http://www.idhw.com/textual/guide/noin_ram_chip_lg.html So, using this site I am going to say my two RAM boards are 512M Would they work in a G4? Also, I have a board with 16 chips per side. Each chip has this on it: Siemens

Re: 2 Questions

2009-08-11 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 8/11/09, Charles Lenington macso...@brightok.net wrote: Ralph Green wrote: Howdy, There is nothing special about the power adapter. I had one go bad at a company I used to work for and I just swapped in a spare one we had. Unfortunately, I don't remember the specs. Look on the drive

Re: 2 More Questions

2009-08-13 Thread Stephen Conrad
On 8/12/09, ron ronstei...@mac.com wrote: On Aug 11, 8:11 pm, Stephen Conrad khel...@gmail.com wrote: So, using this site I am going to say my two RAM boards are 512M Would they work in a G4? Also, I have a board with 16 chips per side. Each chip has this on it: Siemens HYB39S16400T-10

My QS

2009-08-19 Thread Stephen Conrad
I got my QA today (am on it now) and I tried all the RAM I have and none works 1) RAM in my Smurf 2 Those two sticks that say Apacer on them (mentioned in an earlier post) 3) That card with 16 chips per side (mentioned in an earlier post) NONE show up in Apple System Profiler The good news is

HD Question

2009-08-23 Thread Stephen Conrad
Ok, I want to add another (3rd) HD to my new QS I added one and it works fine. I stuck one on the same cable (bus) as the Super Drive and I can see it when i is set as Slave using one jumper (with System Profiler) but I cannot format it using Disk Utility as Disk Utility doesn't see it. I tried

Re: G4 Question

2009-08-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 10:14 AM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 6:26 AM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote:  Also, do I want to use Dashboard?  How much spare memory and CPU you gots?  Dashboard is a PIG, sucking  up about 40 MB RAM and a few % cpu even when inactive.  Dashboard

Re: G4 Question

2009-08-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 10:00 PM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 9:44 PM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote: On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 10:14 AM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote:   At 6:26 AM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote:   Also, do I want to use Dashboard?    How much spare memory

Re: G4 Question

2009-08-25 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 10:09 PM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote:     Use a tool such as OnyX. OK, I unclicked Enable Dashboard So why do I still see the arrow under Dashboard?  Because you haven't logged out and back in again yet

Re: G4 Question

2009-08-26 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 9:12 AM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 11:48 PM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote: On Tue, Aug 25, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote:   At 10:09 PM -0500 8/25/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote:       Use a tool such as OnyX. OK, I unclicked Enable

Re: G4 Question

2009-08-27 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 10:37 AM, Dandantear...@gmail.com wrote: At 8:24 PM -0500 8/26/2009, Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, but if thats not my problem then what freezes up my machine when I leave it un-used? sigh.  You mention that you get the SPOD - typically a temporary condition, while

Help! HD Issues

2009-08-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, the HD that came in this G4 is dying I cloned the HD to another HD I own I then tried to swap out the HDs after telling (in System Prefs) he machine to boot from the new HD However, it REFUSES to boot unless the old failing HD is present. How do I force he machine to let me take out the bad

Re: Help! HD Issues

2009-08-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 9:45 AM, Bill Connellybillycarm...@verizon.net wrote: On Aug 28, 2009, at 7:55 AM, Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, the HD that came in this G4 is dying I cloned the HD to another HD I own I then tried to swap out the HDs after telling (in System Prefs) he machine

Re: Help! HD Issues

2009-08-28 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 11:44 AM, Clark Martincm...@sonic.net wrote: Stephen Conrad wrote: OK, the HD that came in this G4 is dying I cloned the HD to another HD I own I then tried to swap out the HDs after telling (in System Prefs) he machine to boot from the new HD However, it REFUSES

G4 HD Issue

2009-08-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
OK, I can get my G4 Quicksilve (OS X 10..11, 800 MHz, 1.5GB RAM) to boot from the new HD but if the old HD is not present it simply will NOT boot. I tried with another HD set as Slave and had no luck. I tried it with JUST the new HD and no luck. Put the old one back in as Slave and it boots fine.

Re: G4 HD Issue

2009-08-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 9:06 PM, Bill Connellybillycarm...@verizon.net wrote: On Aug 29, 2009, at 9:55 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: What shall I try next? If you're sure you have a bootable clone, have you tried the newer clone target drive (WD 120GB ?) alone, without any jumpers set? Do

Re: G4 HD Issue

2009-08-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 10:51 PM, Bill Connellybillycarm...@verizon.net wrote: On Aug 29, 2009, at 11:41 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 9:47 PM, Bill Connellybillycarm...@verizon.net wrote: I happen to have a WD 60GB IDE drive, and it was functioning alone with Cable

Re: G4 HD Issue

2009-08-29 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 9:47 PM, Bill Connellybillycarm...@verizon.net wrote: I happen to have a WD 60GB IDE drive, and it was functioning alone with Cable Select (1,2) set (pair closest to the power in) ... The other jumpers were used for the Master (5,6), Slave (3,4) and Single (none).

Safari 3.0.4

2009-08-30 Thread Stephen Conrad
Why does this browser seem to bring about the Spinning Beach ball when I leave it open all night? I browse the same pages as I did on the BW G3 (Smurf) and I don't recall seeing this happening back then. Also, a different question How do I stop this machine from moving all my windows into

Re: G4 Sleep Issue

2009-08-31 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 9:26 PM, Rossolfec...@digizip.com wrote: On Aug 31, 5:05 pm, Stephen Conrad khel...@gmail.com wrote: Last night I let my Quicksilver go to sleep and this morning nothing would wake it. List of equipment please! We know you have a QS, though I don't think you have

Re: G4 Sleep Issue

2009-08-31 Thread Stephen Conrad
On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 10:17 PM, Kris Tilfordktilfo...@cox.net wrote: On Aug 31, 2009, at 9:51 PM, Stephen Conrad wrote: Verifying volume “USS Prometheus” USS Prometheus (NCC-71201), Nebula-class starship; -or- USS Prometheus (NX-59650/NX-74913), Prometheus-class starship. Which

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