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Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-25-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,939
Posted By southwos
I updated everything, got new 4s along with my...

I updated everything, got new 4s along with my other devices. My logins have been hosed. I can login with one id/password on one device, but not another. i have been bouncing between...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-24-2010, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,129
Posted By southwos
Yes, that is the one I bought and from the Apple...

Yes, that is the one I bought and from the Apple website. Thanks for posting the link.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-23-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,129
Posted By southwos
What card did your MP come with? Mine had a...

What card did your MP come with? Mine had a NVidia GT 7300. I followed a series of tests on the barefeats website that lead me to buy the 5770 for my box. You may want to check out their site to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-23-2010, 10:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,129
Posted By southwos
Scroll up in this thread and you will see my...

Scroll up in this thread and you will see my systems specs.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-23-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,129
Posted By southwos
Just wanted to post an update so anyone wondering...

Just wanted to post an update so anyone wondering would know that the new ATI 5770 does work in my MP. I bought one and installed it and am very happy with the upgrade. Finally someone stepped up...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-21-2010, 01:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,129
Posted By southwos
I am interested in upgrading my Mac Pro's video...

I am interested in upgrading my Mac Pro's video card. I have the following:
Model Name: Mac Pro
Model Identifier: MacPro2,1
Processor Name: Quad-Core Intel Xeon
Processor Speed: 3 GHz
...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-16-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,535
Posted By southwos
Just a follow up, seagate did contact me to let...

Just a follow up, seagate did contact me to let me know that they no longer offer or have those adapters available and do not know of any distributors for those drives or adapters. I don't know how...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-13-2008, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,535
Posted By southwos
I have sent a request to Seagate to see if they...

I have sent a request to Seagate to see if they offer the module. I may just take the drives out of the seagate housing and buy an external FW housing to put them in. My reason for taking them out...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-13-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,535
Posted By southwos
The original two that I bought were only...

The original two that I bought were only eSata/USB they didn't originally come with the FW option. I think they called the ones that did come with FW the Free Agent Pro. Basically, the drives are...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 12-12-2008, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,535
Posted By southwos
Seagate Freeagent Firewire Adapter

Does anyone know of a place that sells just the adapter? I bought two 500gb drives last year that have eSata and USB, but now I would like to use them for an older laptop with firewire. I know I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-05-2008, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,347
Posted By southwos
I have exactly the opposite problem. I have a Mac...

I have exactly the opposite problem. I have a Mac Pro 8 core 3.0Ghz with 13GB RAM, 4 SATA internal drives, 2 USB external 500 Western Digital Drives. I use bay one of the sata for OSX Tiger and Bay 2...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-19-2007, 01:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
Well I finally called apple support, they walked...

Well I finally called apple support, they walked me through everything I had tried and finally said take to the apple store. Well I found out that the disks that came with my MP were the wrong...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 11:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
I'm guessing that is because the intel based Macs...

I'm guessing that is because the intel based Macs came out after Tiger, therefore in theory would never need an "update" to Tiger, just the original install discs.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 10:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
I do have the retail 5 user family licensed pack,...

I do have the retail 5 user family licensed pack, but I noticed it does not mention on it that you have to have an intel processor, it only mentions PPC processors. That is what lead me to believe...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 10:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
I have tried re-partitioning with the GUID option...

I have tried re-partitioning with the GUID option with a couple of different HD's just to make sure it wasn't a problem with the drive. I think you are right that some how I have the wrong DVD. I...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
I do have several machines and have tried the...

I do have several machines and have tried the other disks, but get the same results. By your second comment does that mean that there could be different discs for the 8 core vs the quad core MP's?
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
It does boot, but I get the message that this...

It does boot, but I get the message that this software cannot be loaded on this machine. It's kinda like the message you would get when you are trying to install an intel mac mini disk on a macbook...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-03-2007, 09:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By southwos
Want to go back to Tiger, but can't

I have a 8 core Mac Pro that I'm having a problem re-installing Tiger on.
Here is what I have tried so far to go back to Tiger after erase and install of Leopard:

1) Removed all connected...
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