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    "Must Restart Your Computer" message appears when restarting/after installing updates

    power on, after chime hold down Apple(Cmd) S, when command line prompt appears enter fsck -f and when it's done, look at what it says and then enter reboot be calm
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    "Must Restart Your Computer" message appears when restarting/after installing updates

    have you tried booting up in Single User mode, and then running a filecheck? it usually sorts whatever the problem is for me when i get the grey reboot screen
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    Corrupted priviledges

    My Software Update will not allow me to download anything cos it says i need administrator (that's me) or higher (same password) priviledges. Now, Norton Live Update is the same, stating the same thing. i have done everything to clear the problem, even what bobw says, and in single user...
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    [HOWTO] - Enable Root Login to Mac OSX

    oh yes - and howdo i know what the factory setting passwrod is for the root? thanx suthep
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    [HOWTO] - Enable Root Login to Mac OSX

    so, perhaps you can assist me ... i have some root system files (duplicated ones) in my Trash, and i cannot get rid of them and they are using much-needed space how would i use sudo in terminal mode to force an emptying (deletion) of the Trash? thanx mucho suthep
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    Epson Printer Drivers

    yes, you are quite right. EPSON SUCKS BIG TIME. i was 'sold' an epson SC640 by the apple authorised dealer when i bought my G3. after using OSX for two months, i sent epson so many emails that eventually they were kind enough to reply. they told me my printer was too old, and they were...
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    Explorer,.... etc...

    oh what a load of nonsense - "lied and cheated" - huh!
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    Printer problem

    i have a b+w G3, 256 Mb RAM, 30 Gb, SCSI card, running 10.0.4 (or did have before the power unit shorted out) my printer is an Epson Stylus Colour 640, shown in the Print Center as 'unsupported' there is a driver for OSX for other models of the SC range, but although the printers are all...
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    Thanks Apple

    yes, well, i thought i was happy - my b+w G3 ran 10.0.4 beautifully and the SCSI card worked fine too, BUT i couldn't get my printer working and nobody could help but still the new OS was just amazing and then the power unit shorted out and apple asia quoted me US$150 for a trade-in...
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    Thanks Apple

    yes, well, i thought i was happy - my b+w G3 ran 10.0.4 beautifully and the SCSI card worked fine too, BUT i couldn't get my printer working and nobody could help but still the new OS was just amazing and then the power unit shorted out and apple asia quoted me US$150 for a trade-in...
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    Is anyone else having a problem with flash?

    yes yes yes neither shockwave nor flash plug-ins work with either IE or opera or omniweb and there is no way i am going to bother with netscape as it is clumsy and slow. will be sol ved
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    cannot print anything

    i am using OS X with G3 b+w - my epson stylus colour 640 is listed as unsupported. cannot find a driver anywhere. how can i select a default? or just how can i print? grateful any advice.
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