Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    G3 IMAC DV Problem
    hey I am having a issue with my imac G3 600mhz, dv . I brought it off a friend for 60.00 bucks. I think the hard drive is bad. When I turn it on i get the computer with the question mark in it. I have had the problem before though, and it was the hard drive i just brought a new one and from comp usa and the os and that fixed it but with this g3 imac i have now i brought a new hard drive at compusa but didn't have them load the os. I was wondering cause I don't have the money to spend on it at this time since its just my terminal computer for the internet only should I just buy this 30gb hard drive I saw for it with the OS already preloaded, would that fix my problem? Thanks!

  2. #2
    It could be a bad disk or a problem with the system. You should start from a system CD and try to repair/install the system. If the installer cannot find the hard disk then you're probably right that a new HD is the answer. If the installer can see a hard disk try using the disk utility to test it, then install a new system.

  3. #3
    aight, thanks. I will try that. I hope it works

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Problem with new iMac 5k
    By Drmaldition in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 05-19-2015, 12:28 PM
  2. imac os x 6.8 problem
    By pensitedave in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 09-19-2011, 06:37 PM
  3. iMac G5 problem
    By aantoine90 in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-19-2006, 04:54 PM
  4. iMac g4 problem
    By blackscooby in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-25-2004, 03:22 PM
  5. Imac Problem
    By erOSIon in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-22-2003, 12:55 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts