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Search: Posts Made By: kevinc5680
Forum: Apple Desktops 12-10-2009, 02:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By kevinc5680
Have you recently upgraded hardware or components...

Have you recently upgraded hardware or components that you use on the machine?
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-07-2009, 09:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
Did it go this long without a problem?

Did it go this long without a problem?
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-19-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By kevinc5680
I don't know if this helps at all, but I had a...

I don't know if this helps at all, but I had a similar shut down problem and my keyboard was causing the issue. Once I switched to an authentic apple keyboard, I never had the problem again.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-06-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
Here is another update, so far so good. Have yet...

Here is another update, so far so good. Have yet to have a shut down since going back to Apple keyboard.
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-06-2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By kevinc5680
Yes it does. I have a PowerMac G5 Dual 2.0 and...

Yes it does. I have a PowerMac G5 Dual 2.0 and it runs WoW great! Highly recommend!
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-04-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
I figured I would continue to update this thread...

I figured I would continue to update this thread for anyone else who may have a similar problem. So I think I've determined that it is not an overheat issue because I started shutting down my...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-29-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
My temperature upon boot was 81F for cpu A and...

My temperature upon boot was 81F for cpu A and 76F for cpu B. My computer didn't crash yesterday and I used it for about four hours during the Cowboys game. The highest temperature it reached was...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-28-2009, 09:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
Yeah it's random. Once thing I read online was...

Yeah it's random. Once thing I read online was to plug it directly into the wall instead of the power surge protector. Said something about the tower may not be getting enough power. So far so...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-28-2009, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
I've had the system on for about an hour now and...

I've had the system on for about an hour now and the highest the temperature has gotten is 46.5C. I will post the boot temperature tomorrow morning.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-28-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
The fans sound normal, light hum and every once...

The fans sound normal, light hum and every once and a while I'll hear the fans rev up, but it seems to be normal, like if I'm loading a program or something. I downloaded the program and I will post...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-27-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,455
Posted By kevinc5680
G5 Randomly Powers Down

I bought a used PowerMac G5 about a month and a half ago and in the last week, the system has started turning itself off. I tried searching for a solution on the forum and found nothing that was...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-05-2009, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
Any other suggestions or pointers?

Any other suggestions or pointers?
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-04-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
Could the issue with the Optical being in the...

Could the issue with the Optical being in the 'On' setting be the reason my analog input isnt working?
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-04-2009, 10:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
Any recommendation about the analog line-in?

Any recommendation about the analog line-in?
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-04-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
Will the Optical-out function like this. Or will...

Will the Optical-out function like this. Or will I need to release the on feature first?
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-04-2009, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
I tried wiggling a pen cap and a paper clip and...

I tried wiggling a pen cap and a paper clip and the red light is still on. Would plugging in an optical cable and removing it help? I don't have a cable here, but I could get one and try.
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-04-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,506
Posted By kevinc5680
G5 Audio Input Problems

I was attempting to record some vinyl records to my computer when I noticed that my audio line-in wasn't showing up under System Preferences. I have everything I need to get my records onto the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-29-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
For the record, when I unplug the video cable...

For the record, when I unplug the video cable from the iMac and boot, the system turns on and stays on. Is that the flyback transmitter problem??
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-27-2007, 02:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
The solders look okay. Yeah I wish I could get...

The solders look okay. Yeah I wish I could get into the system long enough for a Hardware Test. This system is too old to get repaired, meaning not worth it. I may just hang onto it incase I need...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
Okay it's not the battery. I got a new one,...

Okay it's not the battery. I got a new one, plugged it in and same thing, system powered on for a few seconds and then off again. Probably the same thing you were describing earlier. Anyway...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
Okay, after waiting about an hour and reseting...

Okay, after waiting about an hour and reseting the PRAM, I got a response again. I didn't unplug anything this time. My guess is the battery doesn't have any juice and the longer I leave it alone,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 05:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
What's the PRAM trick?

What's the PRAM trick?
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
HMM, I tried unplugging the components one by one...

HMM, I tried unplugging the components one by one and was unable to get a response. Then I went back to my original method of unplugging everything I could see at the same time and still nothing. ...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
The system doesn't last long enough to run the...

The system doesn't last long enough to run the Hardware Test. Once it goes out, I can't turn anything on until I open it up and unplug everything and start over, then I get one quick boot, then it...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-26-2007, 04:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,229
Posted By kevinc5680
iMac 233 Boot Issues

Someone recently gave me an iMac 233 with 192MB RAM, Tray CD-Rom. I added a 10GB HD. He said the system didn't work and I confirmed that when I tried to turn it on and got no response whatsoever. ...
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