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Forum: Apple Desktops 01-23-2009, 08:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 668
Posted By briang
installing os x on an external drive from several different computers = epic fail

i've been fighting with this stupid 9.2.2 machine for the last 2 days. the hard drive is on it's way out. so, the user ordered a new HD and wants OS X on there. i would *like* to put tiger on there,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-06-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By briang
dvd drive.... this is my step mom's old mac,...

dvd drive....

this is my step mom's old mac, and she doesn't remember the password, so it's preventing the upgrade if i try from within 10.2.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 12-05-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By briang
Trying to upgrade to tiger

The imac doesn't want to boot from the DVD. so i try target disk mode, install from my leopard imac. of course that won't work. what should i do here?

edited to add... i don't care what's on...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-17-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By briang
should.

should.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-17-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 803
Posted By briang
not trying to protect anything, it's strictly for...

not trying to protect anything, it's strictly for performance for this lab. data is backed up nightly, so they aren't terribly afraid of data loss in the event that a disk decides to die.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-17-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 803
Posted By briang
please review my process to create a raid set

I've created a raid set using disk utility before, but a lab here has a mac pro with the raid card and wants a raid 0 set up. My thinking is this:

Make a bootable clone
Reboot using bootable...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 09-22-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By briang
boot camp and i are not getting a long

i am trying to install windows xp on a mac mini via BC. i set the drive space aside in the boot camp assistant, restarted to install, formatted the partition, then copied the set up files to the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-19-2008, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 806
Posted By briang
tried with FW turned off and on. no difference :(

tried with FW turned off and on. no difference :(
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-18-2008, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 806
Posted By briang
can't ping the xp machine from the mac, and ICS...

can't ping the xp machine from the mac, and ICS is turned off on the xp machine.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 04-17-2008, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 806
Posted By briang
internet connection sharing with xp machine

i thought i knew how to do this...
i have turned on internet connection sharing on the imac (10.5.2), plugged cat5 cable from imac to xp machine, made sure xp machine gets IP via DHCP. it gets a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-10-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By briang
FW disk on 9.0.4 powermac

is there any special way to make this show up? i plugged it in and i see nothing.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-26-2007, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 824
Posted By briang
i'm using leopard on the old, and the new is...

i'm using leopard on the old, and the new is coming with leopard. so i can just boot to the external, clone the external to the internal, then rock and roll, right?
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-26-2007, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 824
Posted By briang
data migration from hard drive, as opposed to over firewire in target mode

i'm selling my macbook and getting a new imac. in an attempt to be fiscally responsible, i will be buying the imac after i have the cash in had for the macbook. i will do a carbon copy clone tonight,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-14-2007, 10:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,799
Posted By briang
yeah yeah yeah.... i did a cursory glance. ...

yeah yeah yeah.... i did a cursory glance. thanks for all the replies.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-14-2007, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,799
Posted By briang
awesome! don't even have to buy anything.

awesome! don't even have to buy anything.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-14-2007, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,799
Posted By briang
Question cleaning the palmrests on my white macbook

i'm not a dirty person, but the palmrests have become a little dirty. what's the best way to clean them?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-09-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,754
Posted By briang
also, the other killer on this is that it will...

also, the other killer on this is that it will not run on integrated intel video cards. that sucks. that really really sucks.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-09-2007, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,754
Posted By briang
good questions.. what i want to know is,...

good questions..

what i want to know is, when will it be released for the Mac?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-27-2007, 08:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By briang
bumping this, trying to install leopard, and...

bumping this, trying to install leopard, and running into this again.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-19-2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 870
Posted By briang
G3 video card replacement

at work, there is a powermac g3 whose video card has apparently died. this is a government office, so any purchase will probably have to be done via CDWG or something, but what kind of card does...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2007, 06:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By briang
okay, i see that the owner on my mail folder and...

okay, i see that the owner on my mail folder and the iphoto folder is "system" but i don't see anything for itunes.

how can i change ownership? or unlock these folders?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-16-2007, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By briang
problems cloning the drive for my macbook

i got a 160gb 7200rpm drive for my macbook. cloned it using silverkeeper, threw it in, and it wanted to do a mini-setup when i turned it on. then, whenever i try to open iPhoto or iTunes, i get this...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-03-2006, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By briang
bump.

bump.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-25-2006, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 980
Posted By briang
that's nuts! I think if i need more HD...

that's nuts!

I think if i need more HD space, i'll just get a bigger external.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-24-2006, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By briang
reinstalling ilife 06?

okay, let me just say that i have turned from my sins, and i no longer do this, but i downloaded ilife 06 when it first came out and it was some spanish version. now, i just bought a new imac, and i...
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