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Final Cut Hip Hop Pro

May 10th, 2011 · No Comments

Awesome find from a reader of this blog. Thanks Matt!

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Tags: Filmmaker · Final Cut Pro · Video

Migrating From a Power PC Mac To Intel Mac Without the Frustration

February 1st, 2010 · 2 Comments

When you purchase a new Mac you have the option of transferring data from your previous Mac to the new one in the welcome setup. By all means do it if you are working with the same processor. Do not use it if you are moving from a Power PC chip to an […]

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Tags: Apple

G5 has Died

December 4th, 2009 · 6 Comments

The time… 7:15 PM on Thursday evening on December 3rd, 2009.
I can’t figure out what is wrong with it. The hard drive is healthy, checked all 8 Gigs of RAM, took out all the PCI cards, switched out the video card, used Tech Tool Deluxe and everything passes.
I have everything backed up […]

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Tags: Apple · Personal

Upgrade to Intel Mac Pro or Go PC?

October 2nd, 2008 · 5 Comments

This is not a question for anyone that uses Final Cut Pro or even a MAC. That is a question that is being debated at a small college. I’m not going to use names here, but a colleague of mine emailed me asking for help in pointing the administration in the right direction. […]

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Tags: Apple · Conversation

I’m Looking For Leopard Server

July 28th, 2008 · No Comments

Has anyone used Leopard Server and have an available copy for sale? I want to install it on my desktop and network my laptop and another desktop to an Xgrid to get the best processing power to my applications. Also want to set up Qmaster and encode at higher speeds. Has anyone […]

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Tags: Apple · Message

A Working Fix For HP PSC 1210 on 10.5 (Leopard)

July 26th, 2008 · 3 Comments

I was just about to smash and trash my HP PSC 1210 all-in-one printer when I found a post that showed me how to sneak around a couple of downloads and install bits of drivers for other printers. If you go to HP’s website all you will find is chaos and confusion. If […]

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F*ck, D!mn, Sh&t, C$ck, Ahhhh!!!

July 6th, 2008 · 4 Comments

This is not a tribute post on the loss of George Carlin. Oh this pains me. My Desktop G5 is on it’s last legs… um I know it doesn’t have legs but I’m too pissed to think of anything else. Every time I start it up it freezes on me. I […]

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Tags: Message

How To Format FAT32 USB 2.0 Drive For The Mac

May 23rd, 2008 · 39 Comments

I don’t know why these hard drives are formatted like this but it is killing me. My brother ordered a 1TB Western Digital My Book external hard drive for The DotMatrix Project, and it came formatted as a MS-DOS (FAT) or better yet a FAT32. FAT32 is formatted so Mac and PC can […]

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Tags: Help · Uncategorized

Mac Folder Actions Explained

October 6th, 2007 · No Comments

I was stumbling tonight and I came across this great tutorial.
What are Folder Actions?
In a nutshell, Folder Actions are scripts that can be attached to folders. They enable events (actions) to take place when items are added or removed from that folder. Events can also occur when the folder is opened, closed or moved.

Real-World Examples

When […]

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Tags: Apple · Help

Upgrade Your Powerbook G4 Hard Drive

March 4th, 2007 · 3 Comments

Last week I upgraded my hard drive from an 80 GB to a 160 GB for my 17″ Powerbook G4. It was fairly simple. There are many places that will charge you to do this service which is nice if you are a technotard. But don’t worry, if you want to take […]

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Tags: Apple · Tips