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Forum: Apple Desktops 08-11-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,177
Posted By Strimkind
Option 1 Being an older machine, the best...

Option 1

Being an older machine, the best option for recovery would be if the Macintosh II has an Ethernet port (10baseT) and you have a machine that supports AppleTalk (10.5 and older).

You...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 02-03-2010, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By Strimkind
There is a small market for old scsi stuff on...

There is a small market for old scsi stuff on Ebay and the same goes for old memory depending on the size.

If your G4 is a tower, it will be a pain to find an OEM power supply, but apparently you...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-13-2009, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 705
Posted By Strimkind
2 minute google and playing on version tracker...

2 minute google and playing on version tracker got me 1.2 for OS 9

Griffin gPort/g4Port 1.2 software download - Mac OS - VersionTracker (http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macos/1900)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-18-2009, 12:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By Strimkind
Most +RW write at 4x now and not 2.4x. I use...

Most +RW write at 4x now and not 2.4x. I use them all the time at 4x and I have found them to be more reliable than some DVD media (like Office Depot brand) and as good as many DVD+R media.

A...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 05-17-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 950
Posted By Strimkind
G4 iBooks use the Airport Extreme card and IIRC...

G4 iBooks use the Airport Extreme card and IIRC all iBook G4s came with one installed.
You may have just disabled the card to save battery while using dialup. Check that the Airport is active...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-22-2009, 10:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,815
Posted By Strimkind
Quest for glory 5?

Quest for glory 5?
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 03-24-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 594
Posted By Strimkind
Windows tends to corrupt Mac Application files...

Windows tends to corrupt Mac Application files for OS 9 and older. To use the .sea you will need to download the file on a mac and burn or transfer somehow to your Performa. Its a pain in the butt...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-15-2009, 01:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 913
Posted By Strimkind
G4 had the style and my fav of the bunch. G5...

G4 had the style and my fav of the bunch.

G5 was original as well, intels are all just modified G5 cases.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-15-2009, 01:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,342
Posted By Strimkind
It could be as simple as repairing disk...

It could be as simple as repairing disk permissions using Disk Utility. That fixes a lot of slowdowns.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-19-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By Strimkind
Leave it plugged in overnight, it might help. ...

Leave it plugged in overnight, it might help. Otherwise it does sound more like the beginnings of a failed logic board. Has similar problems to a 14" that I was given and since gutted.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-19-2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,942
Posted By Strimkind
I think it is quite a bit more than 1%. So far I...

I think it is quite a bit more than 1%. So far I have 2 iBooks that have had the problem. One has had the logic board repaired, the other was given to me recently (I have since gutted out the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-19-2009, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 894
Posted By Strimkind
It may be a pinched cable however it sounds more...

It may be a pinched cable however it sounds more like a logic board failure common to that model of iBook.
In that case you are better getting a new iBook considering the cost to replace the logic...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-09-2008, 02:55 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 11,990
Posted By Strimkind
Not really sure why this is in the classified...

Not really sure why this is in the classified Forum...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 12-09-2008, 02:45 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 17,275
Posted By Strimkind
Its the new trend and I think Apple could easily...

Its the new trend and I think Apple could easily start it off and lead the market. If they were to use the power of the Apple brand to push this, people would be flocking to get it, and it would be...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 12-09-2008, 02:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,794
Posted By Strimkind
I find if after a little bit of restarting and...

I find if after a little bit of restarting and playing with settings that it still does not work, I switch cables and see if that works.

Otherwise it may be the router they gave you. It is just a...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 12-07-2008, 03:22 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 17,275
Posted By Strimkind
Possible $599 Apple netbook?

AppleInsider | Economy, opportunity seen leading to $599 Apple netbook (http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/08/12/05/economy_opportunity_seen_leading_to_599_apple_netbook.html)

I predict a duo...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-06-2008, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 944
Posted By Strimkind
From Wikipedia: "The 1400 was easily...

From Wikipedia:

"The 1400 was easily upgradeable. System memory could be "piggy-backed" onto each other (another feature unique to the 1400), allowing for the use of additional RAM chips."

It...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-22-2008, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 758
Posted By Strimkind
RAM will easily fix the performance issue and...

RAM will easily fix the performance issue and make the transition to 10.4 or 10.5 easier. If you can, max out the RAM.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-20-2008, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By Strimkind
This sounds to me like a logic board problem...

This sounds to me like a logic board problem specific to the video card. You may still be able to use an external monitor (worth trying) to pull all the photos off the hard drive. If that does not...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-17-2008, 01:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By Strimkind
Check to make sure the RAM is seated properly and...

Check to make sure the RAM is seated properly and that there are no scratches or dirt on the disk.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-12-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 617
Posted By Strimkind
I don't see why not. As far as I know they are...

I don't see why not. As far as I know they are all one and the same but with different logic boards.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-09-2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By Strimkind
I don't think its toast. After being off a long...

I don't think its toast. After being off a long time I am sure some small things are in need of a reset. I would reset the Power Management Unit first and you can find information on how to do that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-09-2008, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 829
Posted By Strimkind
If I remember correctly the 12" Powerbook is the...

If I remember correctly the 12" Powerbook is the only laptop of the Powerbook series that does not have a cardbus for expansion. You may be able to get a firewire to USB adapter but it may be easier...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-07-2008, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By Strimkind
They are fine as long as the hinge works. I was...

They are fine as long as the hinge works. I was pointing out all the well known problems with certain mac laptops. Also, iBook G4s are quite reliable and I would like to know where to get a...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-06-2008, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,337
Posted By Strimkind
Your local apple store should have a replacement...

Your local apple store should have a replacement powersupply and if you wanted to I am sure you could do it yourself. Its as easy as unplugging the old one and installing a new one.
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