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Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-30-2011, 07:03 PM
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Posted By Frayzn
MacBook 1,1. New Battery Issue

I recently acquired a MacBook 1,1 2Ghz unit. I purchased a new battery for it. The machine was running flawlessly while plugged into the power adapter, and better still with the new battery plugged...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-29-2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,465
Posted By Frayzn
Another thing to consider would be the usage of...

Another thing to consider would be the usage of Time Machine if your computers are hooked up on a network. You can set your Mini as the target drive (if you partition using disc utility) and your...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-29-2011, 12:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
Well, I guess you can't take it (money) with you...

Well, I guess you can't take it (money) with you (when you die) so I may as well just spend it now. Time for more research with a bigger budget in mind. Thanks again, guys.

- Andy
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-28-2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
I didn't quite make it in time; however, I've...

I didn't quite make it in time; however, I've decided it is time to upgrade from this PowerMac G5 to a newer Mac Pro. I've been researching the buh-jeezus out of these things, but I can't decide...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-27-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 30,061
Posted By Frayzn
It's funny how physical abuse to a machine,...

It's funny how physical abuse to a machine, though stereotypical and overused, is still a viable solution. ><
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-27-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,721
Posted By Frayzn
G5 PowerMacs, as pigoo3 says, typically only go...

G5 PowerMacs, as pigoo3 says, typically only go for about $200-$300 now. If you're going to look for a PowerMac, and you don't want to deal with an auction site, I'd check out macofalltrades.com. ...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 433
Posted By Frayzn
Okay, I know this answer may seem overly simple,...

Okay, I know this answer may seem overly simple, but after working in Geek Squad for a few years, you have to ask ALL the questions...

You are holding down the "C" key upon boot, correct?
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
It always seems like when someone comes to me for...

It always seems like when someone comes to me for advice on buying a new system, I always seem to have something to say. When it comes to buying my own system, I tend to forget what I know and freak...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-24-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 824
Posted By Frayzn
If you bought it from Best Buy and purchased the...

If you bought it from Best Buy and purchased the ADH, you're golden. If you didn't, then I certainly feel for you. Hindsight is always 20/20, so all the things I'm thinking of that I could say,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
They've got a university sale going on at a local...

They've got a university sale going on at a local college. Unfortunately it's not open to the public, but if one does open to the public, I'll be sure to post the information on here as long as it...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
The AMD set is from the Apple website and...

The AMD set is from the Apple website and macrumors did extensive testing to check compatibility. Now I'm all excited, I just have to hope that they're not all gone when I get there. ><
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
It's the MA970LL/A, so 8 cores @2.8, 2GB ram,...

It's the MA970LL/A, so 8 cores @2.8, 2GB ram, 320GB HDD. Can't remember what vid card, probably going to purchase a new AMD set anyway.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-24-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
Thanks for the feedback. I'm hoping to bring a...

Thanks for the feedback. I'm hoping to bring a new baby home this weekend. What would you consider "reasonable" to pay for one of these things. The one I'm going to look at is going for $1400.
...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-23-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,096
Posted By Frayzn
Thinking about upgrading my PowerMac G5 to a Mac Pro but...

Hello All:

New guy here, although I've used your forums for a long time to read up on some Mac advice over the years. I've finally broken down and went from snoop to "registree," anyway...

I...
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