Re: Can't CU or SeeMe

Rob Eldridge (rob.eldridge@ilinks.net)
Fri, 08 Nov 1996 00:48:32 -0500


Zowie! Thanx _again_, Bill. The windows have again returned, &
I'm once again CU'n. Am keeping your valuable info for the next "lost
window".

Rob
Eldridge

rob.eldridge@ilinks.ne

Bill Woodland (Squeek) wrote:
>
> At 02:32 AM 10/27/96 -0800, you wrote:
> >It's happening again! I'm outta control! I'm missing my control
> >panel @ CU-SeeMe startup again. Local vid comes up ok; audio panel
> >comes up ok; splash screen comes up & goes away ok. Control panel is
> >nowhere to be seen. Not offscreen; not nowhere nohow. Know how? I
> >miss my CU-"seamy".
> >
>
> OK, if my last suggestion doesn't work for this window, click Start/Run, and
> type "notepad c:\windows\cuseeme.ini" and click OK.
>
> Within the cuseeme.ini file for the White Pine Enhanced CU-SeeMe, there are
> different sections for the configuration items. I won't show all sections
> here, but you should find these sections, all relating to window POSITIONS,
> and their STATES (open or closed). My comments begin with a semicolon (;):
>
> ;-------------------------------------
> [Menu Position]
> ; pixel columns and rows for the left, top, right, and bottom sides of the menu
> Left=397
> Top=202
> Right=796
> Bottom=299
>
> [Participants Position]
> ; pixel columns and rows for the left, and top sides of the participants list
> Left=2
> Top=264
> ; auto open the PL on startup?
> Open=yes
> ; this is where White Pine COULD save the STATE of the three different sections
> ; of the PL so you wouldn't have to open the senders section EVERY TIME
> ; YOU RUN THE PROGRAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! But NOOOOOOOOOOOO!!
>
> [Local Position]
> ; open local video window on startup?
> Open=yes
> ; note that there are no coordinates for the local window. The local
> ; video window is window0 in the next section
>
> [Video Position]
> ;pixel columns and rows for the left, top, right, and bottom sides of the
> ; (max of 8) video windows
> Window0=10,10
> Window1=180,10
> Window2=520,10
> Window3=180,10
> Window4=350,10
>
> [Chat Position]
> ; auto open the chat window on startup?
> Open=yes
> ; window positions and fonts are in the c:\windows\cuseem32.ini file
>
> [PhoneBook Position]
> ; open phone book on startup?
> Open=no
> ;pixel column and row for the left and top sides of the phone book
> left=426
> top=146
>
> [Audio Position]
> Left=604
> Top=24
> Open=no
> ;-------------------------------------
>
> Also in the windows directory is a file called cuseem32.ini, and it has
> these position and state settings:
>
> ;-------------------------------------
> [ChatLog]
> ; pixel columns and rows for the left, top, right, and bottom sides of the menu
> top=303
> left=271
> bottom=600
> right=796
> ;how are the top and bottom halves of the chat window setup?
> TopPaneY=200
> BottomPaneY=31
> PaneX=513
> ;-------------------------------------
>
> If you must, edit these coordinate carefully to put your windows back on track.
> You might want to make a backup copy of the two ini files before editing,
> just in case you make the mistakes that I have made in the past :)
>
> Bill Woodland (wcw@bga.com)
> Squeek on Undernet IRC
> Channel Manager #CU-SeeMe
> PC only. See no MAC, Hear no MAC, Speak no MAC.
> NEW URL: http://cu-seeme.cornell.edu/~WCW