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Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-22-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By MacMan886
Here's what I got on the last drop - ...

Here's what I got on the last drop -

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Windows\system32>ipconfig /all

Windows IP...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-17-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By MacMan886
It's a hit or miss thing. It will sometimes...

It's a hit or miss thing. It will sometimes recover and other times I have to reset the computer. Drops vary between 2-8 minutes or so.

Like I said, 7 on the Mini is the only one that does it. OS...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-17-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By MacMan886
Oh, as mentioned above, I did try that. All it...

Oh, as mentioned above, I did try that. All it had was a Quicktime update.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-17-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By MacMan886
Hmm, no software update option in the Boot Camp...

Hmm, no software update option in the Boot Camp control panel. I tried Apple software update with no luck as well. As for anti-virus or a firewall, I don't have either as I've never had a problem...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-17-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,022
Posted By MacMan886
Flaky internet connection in 7

Hey guys, long time no see!

Anyways, in December, I finally bought my first new Mac, a Late 2012 i5 Mini. About a week after I got it, I decided to install my copy of 7 Ultimate x64. While it...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-31-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,339
Posted By MacMan886
Yeah, I had a SCSI CD drive a while back, but I...

Yeah, I had a SCSI CD drive a while back, but I got rid of it because I didn't think I would ever need it again. One thing I wish would have kept. That and my Mac IIfx.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-28-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,339
Posted By MacMan886
It's maxed at 4MB. And it looks like I have...

It's maxed at 4MB.

And it looks like I have no choice but to replace caps on the board.

Syrinx Homepage - Mac Classic Repair...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-28-2011, 06:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,339
Posted By MacMan886
It has System 6.0.7. Nothing else is weird...

It has System 6.0.7.

Nothing else is weird on the system, just the sound.

Is System 7 Abandonware yet? If so... anyone have the disk images? I can use my old 5500/250 to download them and copy...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 10-27-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,339
Posted By MacMan886
Macintosh Classic - VERY faint sound

Hey guys. I just welcomed a new member to my Mac family.... a Macintosh Classic. I got a heck of a deal on it.....$15!!!!!!!

Anyways, I noticed when I turned it on, I didn't hear a chime. Then...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-24-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 678
Posted By MacMan886
If I am not mistaken, OS X will not recognize it....

If I am not mistaken, OS X will not recognize it. OS X refused to recognize my ProDOS formatted HD from my IIGS. Try booting into 8.6 and try again, it will most likely pop up.

Does the 20SC have...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-22-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,246
Posted By MacMan886
Ok... So I have an addiction to this GS. I...

Ok...

So I have an addiction to this GS. I have been plastered to it for hours on end for the past few days... learning BASIC programming and playing games.

I think I may have a problem! I even...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-20-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,246
Posted By MacMan886
Yeah, I have been having some pretty good luck...

Yeah, I have been having some pretty good luck lately... mainly because I have my eyes glued to craigslist as much as I possibly can.

Only bad thing is I am having a hard time using it. It took me...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 03-20-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,246
Posted By MacMan886
Hit the IIgs jackpot! (Pics)

So yesterday I was hunting for computers on craigslist... I happened to be looking in the free section and came across "apple ii gs". Description said "free IIGS, 4 floppy drives, hard drive,...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 03-12-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,921
Posted By MacMan886
It's nothing but a race of who has the latest and...

It's nothing but a race of who has the latest and greatest first. And when it comes to that, people will pay big amounts. Look at the Prius when it came out.... people were paying in upwards of...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-05-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 536
Views: 100,926
Posted By MacMan886
Here's mine.

Here's mine.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-04-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 412
Posted By MacMan886
Installed Leopard...

And I love it! I never thought it would be such a big deal, but it is to me. Seems like it sped up as well.

I especially love the Dock, as well as the coverflow folders and Front Row.

And oh...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-01-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 833
Posted By MacMan886
Here you go... 512MB PC100 CL2 168 Pin SDRam...

Here you go...

512MB PC100 CL2 168 Pin SDRam 2-2-2 fo... (OWC100SD512328) at OWC (http://eshop.macsales.com/item/Other%20World%20Computing/100SD512328/)

Buy 2 of the 512 modules, max it out to...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-23-2011, 10:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 780
Posted By MacMan886
Yeah, I'm well aware it could fail being that...

Yeah, I'm well aware it could fail being that old...mine was one of the first to roll off the line in August of 2002. Mine also has the less problematic AC Bel power supply instead of the Samsung...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-23-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 780
Posted By MacMan886
You guys are making me nervous with all this talk...

You guys are making me nervous with all this talk of failing MDD video cards....


*Patiently waits for Radeon 9000 Pro to go bad.....* :P
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-22-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,854
Posted By MacMan886
Found this on another forum - Error...

Found this on another forum -

Error description:

STF
The STF error is related to the hard drive.

ATA
Your error refers to the ATA 100 bus controller, which is a chip that connects the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-22-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 780
Posted By MacMan886
Did you run the Apple hardware test yet? I would...

Did you run the Apple hardware test yet? I would run that before replacing the video card, as I believe the test checks the video card.
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-22-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,854
Posted By MacMan886
I got a similar kernel panic on my old...

I got a similar kernel panic on my old Quicksilver 2002 tower, turned out to be a dead HD. Disk I/O error is almost always a dead/dying HD.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-21-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,191
Posted By MacMan886
Yeah, I really wish they would use the money for...

Yeah, I really wish they would use the money for something different.

My Mom was born and raised in Hamtramck (Suburb surrounded by Detroit) until she was 15, so I've been there to take her...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-21-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 502
Posted By MacMan886
Yes you can. If you are running OS X, go to...

Yes you can. If you are running OS X, go to System Preferences, and click the security icon, and check the "Require password to wake from sleep or screen saver" box. This will use your Keychain...
Forum: Apple Desktops 02-21-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 620
Posted By MacMan886
Awesome. It is 167, so it looks like I'll be...

Awesome. It is 167, so it looks like I'll be buying a dual 1.42 card!
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