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    IDVD-Burning Issue

    Hi all, I got married the other day and am in the process of putting some of my friends movie cips of us onto DVD. I have recently upgraded to tiger, and fancied creating a masterpiece using IDVD. Everything seems to go well, apart from burning the dics! The taskbar gets right to the end when...
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    Connecting to Windows server

    On an imac G5 running panther with all the latest updates installed trying to connect to Windows server. The office is connected to a windows server running macs with system 9.2 which connect via ethernet with no problems at all. Have made all the relevant settings exactly the same to macs...
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    DVD writer on OS9.1

    I have a Lacie DVD writer (design by F.A. Porsche) and am trying to get it to run on my G3 Mac (processor upgraded to G4) running OS9.1 and Toast Titanium 5.2.3. The Drive is recognised in the system profiler as a USB peripheral, but Toast will not recognise it and there were no driver disks...
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    Connecting my guitar to my Powerbook

    Hi all, I have a 12" Powerbook and want to record my guitar through Garageband. I have been reading a few old threads and am a bit confused as to what I exactly need to connect the guitar to my Powerbook. My guitar is an electric Gibson, so what cable/ converter do I need to connect it to my...
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    Internet connect window popping up on startup

    Hi guys, I keep getting this window pop up when my machine has booted up. "The selected communication device does not exist. Please verify your settings and try again." I tried installing a new modem driver the other day ands its been happening since then. How do I remove it/ stop it...
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    Colours for print????

    Hi all, I just got my first job as a graphic designer after graduating :o However, since now I am designing for the real world I need to start using colours correctly so I get from the printers what I am expecting. If anyone can shed a little light on the following questions, then I would...
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    External flash usb memory

    Hi I have a keychain 128mb memory stick which today has started behaving a little oddly. I have used it this morning for copying one set of files from my computer to another, and it worked fine. But after that when I came to use it again I was told " I didnt have privilages to delete" things or...
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    Photoshop question

    Hi guys, you may have read my other thread regarding saving a file in photoshop, so you can import it into quark without a white background. From what I can gather I need to create a clipping path. I am using photoshop elements and cant seem to find what I am supposed to be doing. Can anyone...
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    Quark 4.1 Graphic design related question

    Hi everyone. How do I stop my images/ logos having a white surround when I import them into a picture box in quark? Is there a way to save a file before you import it,(ie in photoshop) to stop it having a white surround? The auto image in runaround on quark removes most of it, but I can still...
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    Quicktime not playing avi files?

    Hi all. When I try to play an avi file through quicktime on my mac, I get a message saying that quicktime is missing components and can not play it. I have done all the latest updates (10.3.3), but can not get certain types of files to play. Anyone got any ideas of what is wrong, or how I can...
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    Microsoft word quitting on startup? help please

    Hi everyone, I have a bit of a strange problem at the moment. When I open up microsoft word, as the programme is loading, I get the little spinning colour wheel, then a dialogue box appears containing this: Microsoft word has unexpectadly quit. The system and other applications have not...
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    Password queries

    Hi all, I am a mac novice so if this question seems a little dumb please excuse me. Last night I accidently locked the padlock on my preferences, stopping me changing them. Obviously I clicked on the padlock, which prompted the adminisrator user name and password. Now when I entered the password...
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    Any good free sites for games?

    Hi all, are there any sites online that have any decent free downloadable games for the mac? Also, when I had my old imac, I downloaded a snes emulater from somewhere, but cant remember. Anyone know where I should look? cheers
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    Uninstalling/ deleting things?

    Hi everyone, I am new to the forum, and a bit of a mac novice so any advice would be greatly appreciated. What I would like to know is, is there an add/ remove programmes thing like there is in windows if you want to uninstall some software, game etc? I presume that dropping it in the trash is...
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    External monitor question.

    Hi all. I have recently purchased a 17" widescreen monitor for my pc, with the intention of hooking up my 12" powerbook when I use it at home. The problem I am having is getting the mac to output in the correct resolution for the 17 " monitor.The powerbook gives me the resolutions to choose from...
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    BT broadband on Panther

    Hi all, I am new to the forum and have recently updated my old imac to a powerbook G4. I can not get my broadband supplied by bt to work as they have not created the drivers for the system yet. Can I download the appropriate ones anywhere off the web, or has anyone else had this problem and...