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Search: Posts Made By: powermac G5
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-11-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,073
Posted By powermac G5
Same as our brains, short term memory, your only...

Same as our brains, short term memory, your only adding to that which is always good, but pigoo3 proves a very good point, you are pretty much maxed as it is. HD and a cleaning with replaced thermal...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-11-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,073
Posted By powermac G5
If your just using the book for basic stuff then...

If your just using the book for basic stuff then adding the memory will not improve the speed. HD upgrade may be in order for some snap. If the original drive from 07' is still packed inside then a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,113
Posted By powermac G5
LVDS cable connector probably has blown pins. I...

LVDS cable connector probably has blown pins. I have seen many times, small amout of fluid trapped between cable connector and socket.
Socket is fixed to board so not a replaceable item.
I would...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-10-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,066
Posted By powermac G5
Start with the new one. If anything put things...

Start with the new one.
If anything put things back the way it was and add (1) drive at a time.
If the 2TB is the addition, probably the culprit. That is more HDD and size than what I thought a G5...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-10-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,066
Posted By powermac G5
Pull that external. Don't think that computer...

Pull that external. Don't think that computer will support that drive.
Aaron
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-10-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,753
Posted By powermac G5
Pull drive remove from the sled it is attached to...

Pull drive remove from the sled it is attached to now and place in an available bay in another pro.
You can "option" boot the Pro and select the drive you want to start from. Start from the drive...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-10-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,702
Posted By powermac G5
I see all software checks above. What concerns me...

I see all software checks above. What concerns me is the fan spin up. Does the fan crank up only on shut down or is it cranked during use?

Safe then sorry answer:
Power down, remove power source...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-09-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By powermac G5
I personally suggest to remove screen completely...

I personally suggest to remove screen completely for this. First working with the imac's base facing you, remove 2 T6 screws from the LVDS cable connector located at the bottom right of the screen. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-16-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,072
Posted By powermac G5
I would not show concern to the yellowing until...

I would not show concern to the yellowing until you see the other side of the board. Confirm the whitish substance to the left of the optical drive cable, looks like possible corrosion??
What are...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-17-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 580
Posted By powermac G5
iMacs since 2006 have become more of a NON-DIY,...

iMacs since 2006 have become more of a NON-DIY, not as easy as removing the back cover housing on the G5. You can do the upgrade yourself if you are tech savvy and have the right environment/work...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-17-2011, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,271
Posted By powermac G5
See DVI/ADC adapter Original A1006 Apple DVI to...

See DVI/ADC adapter
Original A1006 Apple DVI to ADC Adapter M8661LL/B USED | eBay...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-17-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,579
Posted By powermac G5
I refurbish many Mac pro's and have experienced...

I refurbish many Mac pro's and have experienced the same issue with an 08 Pro. Unfourtunate you will need some spare parts for diagnosis. First replace the neglected CMOS back up battery, flat...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-15-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,174
Posted By powermac G5
Any how budget counts and I sell tons PM G5 and...

Any how budget counts and I sell tons PM G5 and Pro and have anything you need for your budget. A well Quad G5 will offer years of great experience for the cost. Poster has a budget and I as a seller...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-15-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,303
Posted By powermac G5
I refurbish said to be dead Mac pro's and I have...

I refurbish said to be dead Mac pro's and I have experienced your issue with hang ups at boot and flashing folder with well known working drives. Again as the same for others this is an on going...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-15-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,474
Posted By powermac G5
I refurbish said to be dead Mac pro's and 2...

I refurbish said to be dead Mac pro's and 2 instances I have noted with auto powerups upon plug in is either is a bad CMOS back up battery, bad memory card or bad memory riser. First replace the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-14-2011, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By powermac G5
External firewire device connected? Boot with out...

External firewire device connected? Boot with out it. Good after that try boot again with FW device connected to see if this occurs again, if so try different port, if no success open firmware reset...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-14-2011, 02:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,174
Posted By powermac G5
Thumbs down Are you correcting me or helping the poster? Said...

Are you correcting me or helping the poster? Said darn near close not even matched? as well yes nearly 50% more as tests would show for the reason apple sold out to intel, PPC just a stepping...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-14-2011, 01:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,556
Posted By powermac G5
Shop:Smirk:

Shop:Smirk:
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-14-2011, 01:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,556
Posted By powermac G5
Replace the CMOS/PRAM battery/Back up battery,...

Replace the CMOS/PRAM battery/Back up battery, what you guys call it, you know what I speak of, replace the battery trust me:-)
I buy pallets of salvage macs and refurbish for resale. This puts food...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,556
Posted By powermac G5
Replace CMOS. Have seen many that will report...

Replace CMOS. Have seen many that will report erratic issues, even failed CPU diagnostic lights. OSX is not kicking in that "old chestnut" any more that "your time and date are set incorrect" this...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 12:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By powermac G5
HD. Have always noticed the fabulous acoustics in...

HD. Have always noticed the fabulous acoustics in the the iMac, especially my 27"
Crank up the itunes under heavy load, heck most loads with that bad boy:-D
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 12:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 572
Posted By powermac G5
You have a few macs, you know the power.....Go...

You have a few macs, you know the power.....Go on, take the leap!
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 12:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,174
Posted By powermac G5
DP 1.6-2.3 Air Cooled 2.5-2.7 Delphi LCS....

DP 1.6-2.3 Air Cooled 2.5-2.7 Delphi LCS. (2004-early 2005)
DP 2.7 Panasonic LCS (Few Mid 2005)
DC 2.0-2.3 Air Cooled 4X2.5 Quad Panasonic LCS (late 2005)
Identify your LCS. Panasonic even after...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-13-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,894
Posted By powermac G5
I have the video card you need, will even send to...

I have the video card you need, will even send to you first to test then you can send back or purchase for a couple bucks, heck have 10 if needed to solve your your problem, another great tip on the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-10-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By powermac G5
Be sure screen cable is plugged into logic and...

Be sure screen cable is plugged into logic and inverter cables are connected
Install Hd's and run OS X install.
Best regards
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