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read this Apple page: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=301239
to know how to backup Apple's application data
In your case, under the ADB's File menu, you have a Backup/restore items to do the job
Automatically correct the tracks ? I don't think so.
But what I would do.. for each individual "bad" track
(1) Import it in iTunes
(2) drag-drop it to Garageband
(3) use GB to repair it (lowering/cutting the glitch, ...)
(4) re-export it from GB to iTunes (see GB's inline help for his)...
I would you use the Hardware Test module (enclosed in your OS DVD you receive withe he machine; see this apple kb article ) and performs the whole bunch of tests to see if something going wrong.
Possible culprits are a defective ram board or a defective hard drive.
I cannot proof that your manual method is not good but i fear that it does not respect the UDF format of the DVD to be playable; your one "by copy" is a simple "data" DVD
I use this method which uses a disk image as an intermediate step and which never fails on my SuperDrive...
I have a FAT32's formatted 80G Maxtor I daily use to echange files (files, movies, MP3s) between my home 10.4.10 Imac and my office machines.. without any problem... mounts fine on Tiger/Panther and Win2000/XP machines
Are you sure your drive is a FAT32 formatted one ? .. not a NTFS...
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Download from Apple site the COMBO update corresponding to the system you're currently running, in your case the 10.3.9 Combo
Re-install over your running 10.3.9
The Combo allows someone jumps from any 10.3.x system to any 10.3.y (where y>x), while the...
(*) In Toast > Video-CD, open MediaBrowser(CTRL-S);
select "Photos" for 1st scrool-down menu, than "All Albums" for the second;
drag album(s) to the ToastWindow; one dragged album= one entry in the DVD menu
on the lower left part of Toast's window, select the menu's type (and attributes) you...
Do you have an application (perhaps started at logon) in background which tries to launch iTunes, application which can be incompatible with the new update ?
A widget, you know the ones which displays the current running song (or the ones that can control iTunes) and which appears to...
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Did you, by mistake, change the name of your Home folder, i.e. the name of your little house icon which appears in a Finder's window left pane ?
If yes, this may help you
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What do you mean by "cease to function" ?
Does it start but cannot play a movie ? Does it bounce in the Dock, then refuses to open ?
If yes, which kind of movie cannot be played ? A DVD ? A downloaded (.avi/..) movie ?
All the DVDs/movies or some of them ...