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  • Doug Nelson
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    By Doug on Monday, April 09, 2001 - 03:06 pm:

    I think it would be interesting to get an idea of the different equipment people use.

    I myself use a P4 1.4mhz W2K box with 256 meg of RAM (but this is very recent. Only about two of the images on my own website were done...
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    By Doug Nelson (doug) on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 - 10:30 pm:

    A well-meaning friend has been telling me (repeatedly)(over and over)(and over again) that this website (not counting forums) needs a serious facelift. He insists that the current design will hold back progress.
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    This is the "social" area
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    By Doug Nelson (doug) on Friday, June 01, 2001 - 08:42 am:

    Here you can chat with other visitors about non-photo and non-website stuff. As long as you play nice, any discussion topic is welcome.


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    By Doug Nelson (doug) on Thursday, July 05, 2001 - 07:36 am:

    This is so weenie I'm ashamed to ask, but I gots to know this kind of stuff, so here goes:

    How (where, when, etc.) did you first hear about this website?


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    By Char Covelesky on Wednesday, April 11, 2001 - 06:16 pm:

    I just want to thank you Doug, I am really thrilled to have found this site and you are most kind to host it! I think I have found a new passion in this photo restoration stuff, I have so much to learn, but what a great resource...
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  • Second Monitor

    By Amanda K Jones on Thursday, August 02, 2001 - 07:50 pm:

    OK, here I am again--this time I have a question about setting up a second monitor. My question is basically this: Does anyone know how???

    Katrin Eismann advises this in her book and even goes so far to include a picture of how it all should look but doesn't give any hints on how to accomplish this minor miracle.

    Luckily I have a husband who not only is a network engineer but also has a storage room in our house filled with old computer parts (including monitors). He said he'd set up a second monitor for me if I figured out how it was done (ain't he a big help?).

    Anyway, any hints? And is all this worth the trouble?

    Amanda

    P.S. If I don't get out of this forum soon I'm not going to get any work done tonight!!


    By Doug Nelson on Thursday, August 02, 2001 - 09:35 pm:

    Mac or PC?

    On a PC, best bet is simply to buy one of the "twin head" cards from Matrox. They're inexpensive, optimized for apps like Photoshop, and their only downside is sub-optimal game-playing specs (still rock with games, but not up in the major tweakhead standings).

    Since they're inexpensive, get the biggest, baddest, most RAM one you can afford.


    By Ricardo Villarreal on Friday, August 03, 2001 - 10:17 am:

    The best way I've found to add multiple monitors (aside from that mentioned above) is that you need to have win98 or better, and multiple identical cards installed. (two matrox, two ati, etc)

    I highly suggest the Matrox G400 Duel Head. I currently don't have the Street price off the top of my head, but for what you want to do it's amoung the best.


    By Amanda K. Jones on Friday, August 03, 2001 - 10:43 am:

    I am working on PC--Windows ME. I think the information you fellas provided should be enough to get us started. Thanks much.

    Amanda
    Last edited by Doug Nelson; 08-18-2001, 11:54 PM.
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