thanks a lot Dittmer i really appreciate the help. but the version of netbeans that i have does not support the metro security
stuff.i am tryin to install netbeans 7 but i keep getting the error
"You cannot install NetBeans 7.0 on this volume. This software can be installed and work only with Java 6."
i am using mac OS 10.5.7.thank u. what can i do to make it work.do i need to download a jdk if so where can i get it
from i have google it but not gotten anything fruitful