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Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-03-2007, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 582
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
and the G3

so i was reading around, and i discovered they finally annouced the Power Mac G3 was obselete. I know im proboly a little bit behind but i thought it was funny, im typing this on my main computer...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 08-02-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 982
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
nvidia geforce 5200

will the geforce 5200 ultra rom work on a regular geforce 5200. i want to flash one but cant find the PCI version of the ultra for my B&W. so hopefully the ultra rom will work on the regular 5200, im...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2007, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
cool thanks, i was thinking it would be cool its...

cool thanks, i was thinking it would be cool its seems to be running perfect, nothing out of the ordinary... it runs fine now boots everytime and sincde i disabled dashboard its even faster :O lol...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-02-2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
nvm dumb me figured it out, i have a new monitor...

nvm dumb me figured it out, i have a new monitor with speakers built in, when i start the computer the screen kicks in after the chime, the speakers kick in with the display so it doesnt kick in in...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-02-2007, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
No "Bong" sound at powerup

I have a old and still very much kicking power mac G3 B&W. lately when i power it on ive noticed it doesnt make the startup chime, it does however when i press the reset button. Its not critical, but...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 08-02-2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
10.4.10 Problems

Im running a 400mhz PowerMac B&W (yes its STILL a beast) I installed the dreaded 10.4.10 update after watching the install in the software up date the monitor went blank then went to sleep, the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2007, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
good news, i purchased Transmac. It allows .dmg...

good news, i purchased Transmac. It allows .dmg burning. thanks for all the help, i really appreciate it!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2007, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,665
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
do you have a camera plugged in? if so unplug it...

do you have a camera plugged in? if so unplug it and restart. If not i would recommend turning off the mac, unplugging everthing except your keyboard, mouse and display, turn on and see if you get...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2007, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
i am going to have to repurchase iLife but i...

i am going to have to repurchase iLife but i backed up the others, i wouldnt have a problem buying a new copy but i bought the cd version which cost more and i backed it up, so i figured id use the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 831
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
Burning .dmg on a pc.

I was wondering can i do it? I backed up my OS X installs as .dmg on my mac and later transferred them to my PC a reformmated and did a clean OS X install. Well my cd case was stolen with my iLife,...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-25-2007, 01:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
cool thanks i shall get a external and try it out!

cool thanks i shall get a external and try it out!
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-24-2007, 04:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 584
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
Ram

I have some spare ram lying around. I was wondering if i could put it in my Power Mac B&W (a stick is on the way out) Its PC-100 SDRAM from an old PC i used to have. I didnt know if PC ram would work...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-24-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 617
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
cool thanks, i just checked ebay no luck but ima...

cool thanks, i just checked ebay no luck but ima keep an eye out.



EDIT** and when it comes to RAM do i need to use apple only memory, i think one of my sticks is on its way out, and i...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-24-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 617
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
CPU upgrades for Pow er MAc G3

I was looking for a cheap efficient cpu upgrade for my B&W. I have 1 gig of ram and its efficient but i need a little more umph.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-24-2007, 02:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
Making an install DVD out of my current installation.

I was wondering if i could make an install DVD out of my current installation of OS X. I have a Power Mac G3 B&W. If not, how could i create a backup hdd image and put it on a DVD in case of a system...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-28-2007, 12:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 557
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
Ubuntu and OS X 10.4

I was wondering how to "persuade" Mac into letting me select between Ubuntu and OS X. Ubuntu's GRUB is not an option so i need Mac to let me choose. I know It can be done, i even found a tutorial,but...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-19-2007, 04:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 503
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
eMac install disks for my G3 or G4

I was wondering would the eMac install cd's work in my Power Mac G3 or in a Power Mac G4?
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-19-2007, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,064
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
i've done about 8 different google searches and i...

i've done about 8 different google searches and i cant seem to find anything :( i guess i'll kinda fell like an idiot too. lol
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-18-2007, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 801
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
it could be your resolution, what resolution do...

it could be your resolution, what resolution do you have the 15" at? im not sure of the max resolution or the max refresh on the apple displays but refresh and resolution sound about logical... i...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-18-2007, 10:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
idk i cant break it open tonight i gotta rest up...

idk i cant break it open tonight i gotta rest up but ill check and let you know. I think it does have the dual hdd bracket though but ill check the chip later. thanks for all your help i now dont...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-18-2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,338
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
CI/QE Compatible graphics card for a B&W

I have a PowerMac B&W i was looking for a graphics upgrade. i currently have a ATI Radeon 7000 64Mb, dont get me wrong this card is plenty of power in OS X and of course OS 9 but i really could use...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-18-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
yea i saw the stock Rage 128 and i laughed then i...

yea i saw the stock Rage 128 and i laughed then i saw this system and saw all the upgrades and i was oh its mine lol... heres the link

http://eshop.macsales.com/item/PowerLogix/PFZGX10001M/

I...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-18-2007, 01:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By nickskates4lyfe
CPU upgrade questions

Hello all it's my first time posting here and i must say i love the site. I've been Reading around and can't seem to find my answer. I recently purchased a PowerMac G3 Blue & White from eBay for...
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