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    jumpers

    Thanks! I had a MAC friend work with it last night and we put it through some serious stress and it held up. I'm going to run the same tests for 24 hours and see if it goes OK, but I'm pretty...
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    settings fro clocking

    I saw that someone sent some jumper settings, but they're not specific to my upgrade. I can't find ANYTHING on this upgrade kit to know what settings to use.

    BTW - It stayed on over-night.
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    software version

    10.5.6

    I think that it was just too hot from running several hours. I've started looking for slower processors on eBay.

    Scott
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    seti

    At first I thought i had the wrong thing...and then I wondered if I had to find ET life to be certain my computer was running OK...THEN the thing shutdown without even finishing the installation.
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    test

    Found one called CPUtest

    http://mac.softpedia.com/progDownload/CPUTest-Download-23539.html

    Anyone know this?

    I'm going to try these...
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    open mark

    it looks like it only tested my graphics...

    Any suggestions for freeware that will stress the CPU.

    It's been running for a couple hours now and I've had it watching video streams of TV shows to...
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    new message

    can you tell I have today off?

    I put the larger fan back in and now it says I can't run System Load with this architecture.

    ???

    Here are Open Mark results:
    OpenMark started...
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    benchmarks

    I ran Open Mark and I get a score...I couldn't really find much on what that score really tells me.

    I dropped the anvil on it and it shuts down...not sure if that just means it's hopeless, or if...
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    might be there

    For better or worse...I have been running this machine with case closed for a while.

    I ran a benchmark test and it did pretty well, and from what I see of other like machines, it should never...
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    looking better

    I have been running it now for about an hour with the case closed and it's not shutting down...

    Is there a more scientific way to know the temp is OK other than "it doesn't shut itself down?"

    I...
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    still trying

    Are there any upgrade kits that work for this? Where can I find a new single processor if I just want to restore it to its original speed?

    Scott
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    no turning back

    OK - case is officially altered...

    I got it to run for hours with the case open. I never let it sleep, but I did use the screen saver and I set the HD to shut down.

    I have rigged two fans on...
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    jumpers

    any suggestions on where to find the jumper settings for this upgrade kit that's no loner available?
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    sleep is evil

    I am actually using the MAC for this message. I can get it to run pretty stable for a while.

    How can I be sure that the temperatures are OK? I'm going to leave it on....without using sleep...
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    another thing

    I have to unplug the machine to get it out of this mode...
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    waking up

    I'm not sure what's happening now. When I wake the computer from sleep (no matter how long it's been running) the fans all come back on and things light up but the display never comes back.

    Could...
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    false alarm

    it ran longer...but still shut down on me
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    possible solution

    I think I got something!!!

    I took the PCI fan and rigged it to hang under the ZIP drive so that it's cooling the CPU from the side.

    So far...it comes out of sleep mode :-)

    I think that...
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    model

    I used that link someone suggested and my sound ports are aligned (on both machines) like the AGP model.

    If I boot this up is there some place I can get this information?

    I can't right click on...
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    thanks for helping

    I have some pictures to include but I need to edit them. I put them here but they were huge!

    I definitely have the AGP graphics model because I installed an AGP card. The alignment of the sound...
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    hope this helps

    Like I said, I'm new to the MAC world so theses things are foreign to me. I don't know what number to give you for the exact model and I have no idea exactly how old it is.

    Here is what is on the...
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    Please help with G4 dual processor upgrade

    I'm new to MAC and basically inherited two G4 computers that someone was working on. It's a long story, but someone died and I got the computers. I'm trying to rebuild one for my nephew who wants a...
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