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Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-08-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 456
Posted By derekblock
Go with the 13" Air my friend.

Go with the 13" Air my friend.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-04-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 517
Posted By derekblock
iPhone 5C quality issues

Been a few years since I've posted a question, but here it goes;
I've got an iPhone 5C that I purchased back in October. The phone was great at first and never really noticed any issues. However,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-24-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By derekblock
Ok now this is odd. I turned off the machine and...

Ok now this is odd. I turned off the machine and popped the tiger install disc in. Rebooted to disc. The same thing happened so I thought. I waited a moment longer and the screen came on. But the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-24-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By derekblock
It seems like it's goin to turn on. Meaning the...

It seems like it's goin to turn on. Meaning the monitor turns on but only stay on for a moment then says it's going to sleep. Could it be the video card?
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-24-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By derekblock
When I power on the machine I can hear the chime....

When I power on the machine I can hear the chime. Then the light kind of flashes on and off but my monitor never turns on. I know the monitor works. And as far as the OS, I tried to install tiger but...
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-24-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By derekblock
PowerMac g4 DVD drive and other issues

Hey guys it's been a while,
Anyway, I have an old PowerMac G4 that I bought on eBay a while ago and I just now started to try and get it working. I installed a new hard drive and DVD drive. I'm not...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-29-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By derekblock
Ok so nothing has worked so far. Could the...

Ok so nothing has worked so far. Could the firmware of the router need updating since its a few years old now and the modem is new? When I called Att thy said they didn't support the router I had....
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-25-2010, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By derekblock
Its a WRT160N. The modem is the 2210 i think....

Its a WRT160N. The modem is the 2210 i think. it's the motorola, modem only. not the 2wire with router built in
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 10-25-2010, 01:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By derekblock
Linksys N

Okay so I'm trying to set up my wireless network to use with my Macs and Xbox and other paraphernalia. The wireless router I have is a Linksys N that was purchased in 2008. I used the router for ATT...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-19-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,441
Posted By derekblock
It's a WD Caviar Blue 320 gb. it says j8 jumper...

It's a WD Caviar Blue 320 gb. it says j8 jumper settings. not really sure what that means?
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-19-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,441
Posted By derekblock
Help with PowerMac g4 hard drive installation

Ok I'm pretty much new with upgrading. I had to install a hard drive in my PowerMac but I'm running into some issues. Mainly because I'm just not that familiar yet. I can't figure out what connector...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-17-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,695
Posted By derekblock
Using hard drive without mounting bracket

I recently purchased a used powermac g4 without a hard drive. I bought a hard drive and when I went to install it, there was no mounting bracket. Does anyone know if it will damage the hard drive if...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-10-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,890
Posted By derekblock
Booting Ubuntu from a CD on a PowerMac G4 Quicksilver

Well seems simple enough, but does anyone know if there's a way to boot Ubuntu from a CD when the computer you're booting on doesn't have an operating system installed on the hard drive? I'm in the...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 06-05-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 933
Posted By derekblock
Using 2 routers at the same time

First off let me say that I use an at&t modem/router that was given to me for free. I have a Linksys N router that I'd like to use as well. Is there a way to use both of them at the same time? Using...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 05-28-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,241
Posted By derekblock
Installing a new OS on my PowerMac G4

I recently bought an PowerMac G4 Quicksilver. It didn't have a hard drive built in. Does anyone know if I can install Ubuntu on it without having OSX on the machine? Or do I still need OSX installed?...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-13-2010, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 970
Posted By derekblock
ok. thanks

ok. thanks
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-12-2010, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 970
Posted By derekblock
so this would work fineWestern Digital - 500GB...

so this would work fineWestern Digital - 500GB Internal Hard Drive - WD5000JBRTL...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-12-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 970
Posted By derekblock
PowerMac G4 hard drive type

Ok,
I bought a PowerMac G4 M8493. It didn't come with a hard drive and I was reading around and it said that it uses an ultra ata. Anyone know if that's a special type of connection for a different...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-01-2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By derekblock
or would this one be better? Compuvest Corp....

or would this one be better?

Compuvest Corp. (http://compuvest.com/Desc.jsp?iid=1032268)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-01-2009, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 685
Posted By derekblock
MacBook Pro Hard Drive

Would this hard drive work well on my MacBook Pro? It's a mid 2008 model, and the maximum that i remember reading was 320.

Compuvest Corp. (http://compuvest.com/Desc.jsp?iid=1030264)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-15-2009, 11:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,868
Posted By derekblock
Largest internal hard drive for MacBook Pro

I have a MacBook Pro from early 2008 and need to upgrade the hard drive size. It currently has a 200gb. I read when before i purchased the laptop that it could only be upgraded with a maximum 320gb...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-20-2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By derekblock
DVD drive for eMac

I need to upgrade the optical drive on my eMac. it only has a CD drive at the moment, anyone know where i can find a DVD drive or a DVD Superdrive? and what i should be looking for as far as being...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-19-2009, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,611
Posted By derekblock
ultra ATA 100 connector for eMac

without an ultra ATA 100 connector, i can only install a 136gb hard drive on my eMac, and i want to put a 320gb. i'm kind of unsure of what this exactly is. can anyone help? where can i find this?
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 03-16-2009, 10:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 30,402
Posted By derekblock
you've got to think about longevity too. the mac...

you've got to think about longevity too. the mac pro will be faster.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-12-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 909
Posted By derekblock
iPhone apps from Windows to Mac

okay, my brother is getting a new Mac. he wants to know if there's a way to keep all of his apps for his iphone that are saved on itunes and transfer them from a PC to a Mac. is there a way?
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