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Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By pesto
And now my external is disconnecting itself. This...

And now my external is disconnecting itself. This is one of the problems that started happening when my old hard drive was dying. :\
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By pesto
Sorry, it took forever to get the information...

Sorry, it took forever to get the information about what was from the backup.
Yes, all those were from Leopard and thank you.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By pesto
Thanks! :) This list and screen shot are...

Thanks! :)

This list and screen shot are from the backup I used to install to the iMac:
addressbook
Beatrice (Beatrice is the name of the G-4. It is a huge text file with some sort of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By pesto
Thanks so much for the reply. When I set up...

Thanks so much for the reply.

When I set up my new Mac, it asked if I wanted to install from a backup. I clicked yes and all my applications, files and internet settings installed with no problem...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-26-2010, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,547
Posted By pesto
Not sure I'm running Snow Leopard

Just purchased a new 21.5 iMac three weeks ago. I installed everything from a 6 month old backup from my old G-4 PowerPC. I lost six months of files because the G-4 finally just quit working and was...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-23-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By pesto
The old G4 is the one I show the specs for in my...

The old G4 is the one I show the specs for in my first post. Both of them run Leopard. The Quicksilver is the new G4.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-23-2010, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By pesto
I am pretty sure it is after trying all the...

I am pretty sure it is after trying all the suggestions here. I even tried downloading Firewire 2.3.3 and it wouldn't load. It said Classic was no long supported.

I think my hard drive is too...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-22-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By pesto
Thank you, Chill, for the option. I will try...

Thank you, Chill, for the option. I will try that!

I just bought the cable two days ago but don't know if it is good. But I am immediately going to try Chill's suggestion.
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-22-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By pesto
Firewire connection Mac doesn't mount on desktop

I bought a PowerPC G4 Quicksilver to hold me over until I can afford a new iMac. I need to use Migration Assistant to transfer the files from the old G4 to the Quicksilver.

I found instructions...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-30-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,202
Posted By pesto
Wow! I did everything you suggested and...

Wow! I did everything you suggested and downloaded Carbon Copy. It ran without a hitch for 24 hours and cloned my hard drive to the new drive. However, a message said it would not be able to boot...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-29-2009, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,202
Posted By pesto
How do I back up without Time Machine?

I am so frustrated AND scared. I know I need to back up my files as soon as possible because I heard a clicking noise coming from my internal hard drive.

First I bought a Maxtor external hard...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-11-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,530
Posted By pesto
My processor speed is 867 MHz.

My processor speed is 867 MHz.
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-11-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,530
Posted By pesto
Thanks everyone. I am going to look up some...

Thanks everyone. I am going to look up some prices on a G-5.
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-11-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,530
Posted By pesto
Question Mac Mini and intensive PhotoShop usage

My G4 was purchased new when it first came out and I am still using it although with a Leopard OS. I use PhotoShop and other Adobe products, making graphics up to billboard size.

However, lately...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 05-16-2008, 12:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 478
Posted By pesto
Unhappy Before I kill all my drives..

I have an external that would not mount on OS 10.4. Little did I know but my harddrive was dying and a friend reformatted and updated my system to Leopard.

I am wondering if I should try and see...
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