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Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By zoom01
lol okay, so I've got two choices. 1. Blow...

lol okay, so I've got two choices.

1. Blow 15 bucks on a motherboard, maybe to find it doesn't even work with my Mac. (and yes I know I'd have to cut a hole in the metal shield.)

2. iMacquarium.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By zoom01
Question Yeah okay forget this post I was wondering if the...

Yeah okay forget this post I was wondering if the VGA out was actually on the motherboard. It is.

----IGNORE THIS POST PLEASE!!----
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By zoom01
pigoo3, Yeah, I made a bad decision. ...

pigoo3,

Yeah, I made a bad decision.

But... if I buy this motherboard, (what I'm mainly wondering is WOULD IT WORK in my 350mhz) then I would have a VGA output. The benefit of that it that I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By zoom01
Thanks man. You are always a big help.

Thanks man. You are always a big help.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By zoom01
Question iMac G3 new motherboard?

Hello,
So I have an iMac G3 (blueberry, 1999, 350mhz) bought from an estate sale.
I doesn't work.
So, I took a look inside and did some research.
I thought it was the flyback transformer... But...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-09-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By zoom01
Well, now after changing outlets the speaker...

Well, now after changing outlets the speaker doesn't crackle. I plug it in, and hear a small "tick" sound. Still don't power on.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-09-2013, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By zoom01
Exclamation iMac G3 doesn't boot

Hi all,

So I just picked up an iMac G3 at an estate sale for $30. The sellers had no idea if the machine worked, but it was a pretty low price, so I went on and bought it.

Once home, I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-28-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,056
Posted By zoom01
Exclamation iMac G5 not connecting to wireless

Hi all,

So, up until now, my iMac G5 has been able to connect to my home network. It finds the network, and comes up with the dialogue to enter the WEP key, so everything is fine there....
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-10-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Hello? Guys? Am I being "cryptic" again? ...

Hello? Guys? Am I being "cryptic" again?

This thread is turning into my main Mac 512 question thread.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-10-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Alrighty, I am going to answer your questions. ...

Alrighty, I am going to answer your questions.

1. - Do you have an OS "boot disk" for your Mac 512?

Yes. My boot disk has System 6.0.8 on it.

2. - Downloading MacPaint is going to be really...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-10-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Okay, I am very sorry for being such a big...

Okay, I am very sorry for being such a big headache. I had found MacPaint (link will be here if needed) and had wanted to run it on this computer. My goal I am trying to achieve here, well, I have no...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-10-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Okay Nick, If it DOES require an old Windows...

Okay Nick,

If it DOES require an old Windows PC or Macintosh, I am probably gonna forget about this.

I need to find a format of disk the Macintosh can read to run software. Im trying to run...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-10-2012, 07:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Do you guys know of any way I could read...

Do you guys know of any way I could read Macintosh floppy disks with a PC or a Mac using some sort of software or something? Or do I have to buy a 90's Mac to transfer anything?
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Thanks Nick, that did it!

Thanks Nick, that did it!
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Yes, I am booting from the system boot floppy. I...

Yes, I am booting from the system boot floppy. I have System 6.0.8. Under which menu would I find write protection?
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Do you guys know any way I could format floppy...

Do you guys know any way I could format floppy disks to HFS (Mac OS Standard) on my Macintosh 512k?
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Hey, dtravis7, I have another riddle for you.... ...

Hey, dtravis7, I have another riddle for you....


My Mac 512k in the settings gives me the error whenever I set a background "Cannot save changes. Check for write protection." Then if I restart...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Smile Hey! Dude! The website you sent me like...

Hey! Dude!

The website you sent me like Syrinx or something, I think it has the same pattern of colors I have. For me, on each pin, each color wire is the same on each plug
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Oh gosh.....

Yes, both tabs ARE facing down toward the ground. Could you send me the way to make it compatible? :(
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Mine goes this way: plug 1 black, red,...

Mine goes this way:

plug 1

black, red, green, yellow

plug 2

black, red, green, yellow
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-09-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Exclamation Uh oh. More trouble. So today the keyboard...

Uh oh. More trouble.

So today the keyboard came (yay!) and the second pattern you listed

- plug #1 is (Yellow, Green, Red, Black)
- plug #2 is (Black, Red, Green, Yellow)
[/QUOTE}

is how...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
OK, cool!

Thanks for the opinion! I had no idea! But still, I like the computer, and I hope that keeping it in a good, working order for a longer while may up the price a bit. I am surprised people are trying...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Thanks for all of the extremely helpful info,...

Thanks for all of the extremely helpful info, Nick! Hey, any idea what a Macintosh 512k (very nice condition) would be worth these days? I bought the thing for $250 last year.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-07-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Smile I bought a new keyboard!

O.K. so I found a nice $50 keyboard (not $140 like others) and was wondering if I had the right cable. The product description said an RJ11 keyboard connecter. Is that what I need? I don't know if...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-06-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,589
Posted By zoom01
Nick, Thank you so so much for the...

Nick,


Thank you so so much for the information. Could you send me a photo of what your keyboard cable looks like? Now come to think of it, this cable I have is about two times the size of the...
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