New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

PowerBook - Hard Drive Replacement help


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
liquidsword
Guest
 
Posts: n/a

Left my powerbook burn a dvd last night and woke to a horrible grinding noise.. which i'm guessing means the hard drive has died....its about 2 years old now... what I wanted to find out is what hard is good to buy to replace it with?? is it 2.5in? Has anyone else replaced their hard drives...any problems??

Also another thing..when i've installed the new drive..will simply rebooting with the OS10.4 disc in be enough to reinstall tiger? or do i need to do any keyboard combo when booting up?

Many thanks!
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« what is a good palce for MAC downloads | Powerbook won't read DVD-R?? »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
DIY: Trick out your Intel Mini kaidomac Apple Desktops 53 02-17-2007 02:40 AM
simple hard drive replacement question.... yesterday Apple Notebooks 2 02-13-2006 01:24 PM
Anyone help on Hard Drive replacement? akeefer Apple Notebooks 12 09-20-2005 09:59 PM
Having Apple put in a replacement hard drive under warranty? Hyperluminal Apple Notebooks 4 03-22-2005 04:20 PM
1st Gen iMac Hard Drive Replacement Problem DakRoland Apple Desktops 2 11-19-2004 05:48 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:58 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?