Re: audio mode on a macintosh

Stan Borinski (
Wed, 11 Jan 1995 19:08:00 -0500

> Hi, I am a new user.
> I am trying to test cuseeme (macintosh 0.70b14) in audio only mode.
> I have two macs in my office. One is a duo 280c docked in a
> dock II. (
> The other is a macintosh CI. (
> I have two problems with the software, one major and one minor:
> major: I can't seem to get any communication going between the two
> macs. I couldn't find clear instructions on how to connect, so I tried the
> "intuitive thing" and nothing happened. What I see on the dock is an
> audio window with a audio "thermometer" which is sensitive to sounds I
> make. But when I try to connect to the other mac, it does nothing. I
> tried connecting from the other mac and it was equally futile. I get
> no response at all, not even a message saying "can't connect".

Try connecting to the Cornell reflector if you can reach it - there are
normally a bunch of helpful people there who are most willing to help out a
newbie. There are several things you could be doing wrong. Have you read
the README?... the FAQ?...

> minor: on the CI, it only allows me receiving mode since it finds no
> audio input. Does this mean, I need to plug a microphone into the CI
> sound port?

Whoa! Not *minor*! Don't plug a microphone into the sound *output* port of
the IIci! Unless you're talking about the sound input port you've added with
external hardware...

Best of luck,
Stan Borinski +1-703-742-4796
Software Engineer Network Solutions
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