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    Cancelled my order. Read all the posts. My...

    Cancelled my order. Read all the posts. My options to me at this time seem to be the following:

    1) Buy a 120 GB IDE/ATA drive (around $80) to replace boot drive. Done.

    2) Buy an interior...
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    System Profiler says: Machine Name: Power Mac G4...

    System Profiler says:
    Machine Name: Power Mac G4
    Machine Model: PowerMac3.5
    CPU Type: PowerPC G4 (2.1)
    Number of CPUs: 1
    L2 Cache (per CPU): 256 KB
    L3 Cache (per CPU): 2 MB
    Memory: 1.5 GB
    Bus...
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    I have no other FW cases or ATA drives. The 120...

    I have no other FW cases or ATA drives. The 120 GB Deskstar is fine now for backups—I'm only backing up critial stuff. I don't really need a RAID now, but might be fun in the future. All your...
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    Yes, I agree. That's what I plan on doing....

    Yes, I agree. That's what I plan on doing. Slowly, I'm phasing out ATA!

    I just pulled the trigger on:

    Item: MC2106 - SATA Cable 270 Degree 12 inch
    Quantity: 1

    Item: FT1002 - Seritek/1S2...
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    Finally had a chance to spend sometime with my...

    Finally had a chance to spend sometime with my computer and this is what I got.

    Orginial Bus:
    Maxtor 60 GB OEM Drive (dying boot HD)
    IBM Deskstar 120 GB ATA/IDE (used for backups)

    SATA Bus...
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    Daimen: The boot drive was only like 60 or 80GB...

    Daimen:
    The boot drive was only like 60 or 80GB so I kept apps on there and booted from that. I can't remember off-the-top-of-my-head what's under it—some big drive I bought from you guys for...
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    Boot Hardrive is Dying

    This should be pretty easy, but I want to run it be a Guru before I proceed.

    I have a G4 Quicksilver with a SATA card and two drives (which I use for video editing) and then the orginial HD and a...
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    Thanks, guys. By the way, that WD Rapor 74GB boot...

    Thanks, guys. By the way, that WD Rapor 74GB boot drive ROCKS!!! Holy Toledo that sucker is fast!
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    Mac OS crashes on LaCie drive

    I formatted a 320GB g2 in Windows XP as NTFS to move files to a new G5. Everytime I try to mount the drive the G5 crashes. Do I need to reformat the LaCie as FAT32? Or can I get it to work as NTFS?...
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    I move the keyboard to the back and re-installed...

    I move the keyboard to the back and re-installed the RAM and disconnect the second drive. I think I didn't seat the RAM all the way (yes I had pairs installed) Finally got a bong and the DVDs are...
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    ???

    Not sure what your talking about. 6800???

    The machine is a G5 dual 2GHz with bluetooth and airport and 256MB DDR SRAM added to the 9600 video card. I also installed 4GB of MacGuru's RAM. 23"...
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    Help! Can boot new G5 w/Guru Drives

    I have a brand new G5. Took out standard drive and added WD Raptor 74GB in "A" slot and Seagate 300GB in "B" slot. I can't boot with the install disk? I start up with holding "C" key and nothing! I...
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    kjay, I have not used that particular camera,...

    kjay,

    I have not used that particular camera, but I do own a Canon ZR40. My only advice is to really hold that Elura in your hand and see how steady you can hold it. It is comfortable? Do you...
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    The drive was always working. I was concerned it...

    The drive was always working. I was concerned it might crash soon. DiskWarrior and Disk First Aid report nothing wrong with the drive. The sound is really strange; it just can't be a normal...
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    Gregory, the only reason I ever brought up the...

    Gregory, the only reason I ever brought up the low-level format is because you told me to do it your orginial email. I just want to fix this drive from chirping. I guess this forum is not the place...
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    I'm sorry, you totally lost me. I re-read my...

    I'm sorry, you totally lost me.

    I re-read my post, and I misspelled two words--let me try again.

    The drive in question is the second drive in my G4 tower; I bought after I bought the G4, from...
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    Lemme just get this straight, Drive Setup is Man...

    Lemme just get this straight, Drive Setup is Man OS 9, right? So I boot up in 9 and do it in Drive setup? Even though I'll using it under 10?
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    Well, here's the deal. I have a chirping sound...

    Well, here's the deal. I have a chirping sound coming from my G4 and my second IBM 120GB ATA is definately the source. I read AppleCare document 95044 a while back and posted in this forum--you...
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    How do I initialize my second ATA drive (on...

    How do I initialize my second ATA drive (on internal bus) using the write zeros feature in Mac OS 10.1.5 like in AppleCare Document 24764? I see no option for such an animal in Apple's Disk Utility....
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    Greg, I ran DiskWarrior twice (on both master...

    Greg,

    I ran DiskWarrior twice (on both master and slave) and I still get a chirp. I will backup this weekend and run tests/initialize as you suggest. The drive I have is the only IBM 120GB ATA...
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    Sorry about the bad link. This is the document:...

    Sorry about the bad link. This is the document:
    http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=95044
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    My G4 has an occasional chirping sound. I went...

    My G4 has an occasional chirping sound. I went through the steps to troubleshoot in this AppleCare Knowledge Base document. I was able to stop the chirp by removing my MacGuru's bought IBM 120GB...
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    Gregory, It was on my iBook; Mac OS X 10.1.5. ...

    Gregory,

    It was on my iBook; Mac OS X 10.1.5. I use it mostly for syncing iTunes to my iPod. I keep all my MP3s on the FireWire drive. I was ripping a CD when I got an input/output error. I...
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    My EZQuest external FireWire hard drive has two...

    My EZQuest external FireWire hard drive has two partitions. One will not mount. I ran Disk First Aid and it said something about a "bad sibling link"? I ran Diskwarrior and Norton on the other...
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    Casa, I know your concern about media. Last...

    Casa,

    I know your concern about media. Last month my camera went crazy and ate a tape. I bought an extended warrenty which covered the cost of fixing the camera, but it still happened. It...
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