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  1. I picked up an iMac that had the same symptoms...

    I picked up an iMac that had the same symptoms from the same cause. It turned out to be a dead logic board. I don't know why the logicboard died as a result of the software upgrade attempt, but a...
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    What I think is new about this one is it gives a...

    What I think is new about this one is it gives a G4 upgrade to the slotloading owners.
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    I have a couple of those old 950s laying around...

    I have a couple of those old 950s laying around too.
    They make great home file servers and can hold LOTS of SCSI 1 drives since they have two SCSI busses I do a bunch internal and several external...
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    That sounds great. It might be worth a try.

    That sounds great. It might be worth a try.
  5. Thread: Airport reset

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    Im not sure about the snow airport base, but the...

    Im not sure about the snow airport base, but the default password for the Extreme is public. There is a caution that if you do not reconfigure your base in five minutes, you will need to press and...
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    I also wish Apple would make reasonable Mac...

    I also wish Apple would make reasonable Mac upgrades available. They used to make some upgrades available within the form factor but the cost was something like 80 or 85 percent of new, consequently...
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    I had a similar problem on an iMac DV. It turned...

    I had a similar problem on an iMac DV. It turned out to be a bad logic board.
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    This place says they sell the 128 meg simms but...

    This place says they sell the 128 meg simms but the price is outrageous. micromac

    [This message has been edited by Buickguy (edited 12 February 2003).]
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    Sure! The page is...

    Sure! The page is http://homepage.mac.com/schrier/lciii.html
    It's easy enough but not for a beginner with a solding pencil. If you've work on printed circuit boards before, the this is a great...
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    You can clock chip the LCIII to 33MHz by changing...

    You can clock chip the LCIII to 33MHz by changing one resistor, it's a modest boost but the general feel with the math co-processor is much better.

    Another great upgrade is a used Quadra 605 logic...
  11. Gregory, I checked out xlr8yourmac and so far no...

    Gregory, I checked out xlr8yourmac and so far no one has done enything other than stick the DVD drive from an iMac DV into a slotloading CD iMac.
    That's why I came here, I figured that the gurus...
  12. Newbie, that's what I was thinking! I would love...

    Newbie, that's what I was thinking! I would love to add the superdrive to my wife's TiBook, and use her old Combodrive in the iMac, but again where would one get a new combodrive for a powerbook.
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    Got mine rolling! Needed a used logic board from...

    Got mine rolling! Needed a used logic board from ebay, but got it working!
  14. Has anyone ever successfully put a Combo drive or...

    Has anyone ever successfully put a Combo drive or better yet a Super Drive into a slot loading Imac DV?
    It would be a great upgrade to be able to do! Adding CD burning or better yet DVD-R to the ol'...
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    I tried to get into open firmware, but the iMac...

    I tried to get into open firmware, but the iMac still shut itself off after about five seconds.
    I'd like to know about those power supply tests. I hope the computer can be saved, I hate to see any...
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    This particular iMac won't stay running long...

    This particular iMac won't stay running long enough to mess with the software. It will stay on if I take the ram out but of course that is of no use.
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    I have an iMac DV 400 that is having similar...

    I have an iMac DV 400 that is having similar troubles. It gives the normal startup chime then shuts off about fifteens seconds later.
    I was told that it is the motherboard.
    Has anyone found a...
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