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What you can do is install your original OS from... 1,375 Views / 4 Replies  
What you can do is install your original OS from the disks that came with your computer, and when you do the updates, uncheck the box for Airport Update 2007-002.

Hope that helps :stick:
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 18, 2007 at 02:30 AM, in Networking
Remember some external HD enclosures require... 896 Views / 26 Replies  
Remember some external HD enclosures require additional power (ie USB enclosures)...just because it isn't mounting doesn't mean it's bad, the enclosure you're using may not have the right power...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 14, 2007 at 10:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Just because it doesn't mount from the external... 896 Views / 26 Replies  
Just because it doesn't mount from the external enclosure doesn't mean DW won't or can't fix it...the only way to know is to try DW.

I had the same problem occur on my PB 15, the HD would not...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 14, 2007 at 10:09 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Try PowerBookMedic.com they have a downloadable... 527 Views / 4 Replies  
Try PowerBookMedic.com they have a downloadable take-apart manual...but call them to make sure you get the proper manual 1.67 and not 1.5
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 14, 2007 at 10:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have a NetGear "A" 5GHz that i'll try it on,... 642 Views / 10 Replies  
I have a NetGear "A" 5GHz that i'll try it on, i'll let you know what i find out...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 10, 2007 at 01:52 AM, in Networking
I have a LaCie 250GB plugged in to my AE Flat and... 16,192 Views / 15 Replies  
I have a LaCie 250GB plugged in to my AE Flat and it hasn't shut down in a week, it's hot, but not to the point where i would be concerned.

Since it's not shutting down, and I don't access the...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 10, 2007 at 01:49 AM, in Networking
Not sure a newer version will help any, i'm sure... 896 Views / 26 Replies  
Not sure a newer version will help any, i'm sure it's going to give you the same message.
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 10, 2007 at 01:33 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I purchased a 2.5" External enclosure (Fry's has... 896 Views / 26 Replies  
I purchased a 2.5" External enclosure (Fry's has a large selection or online search)

After installing OSX on my new HD, I ran DiskWarrior on the failed HD in the external enclosure, it fixed...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 10, 2007 at 01:31 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I had the exact thing happen to my PB 15" 1.5... 896 Views / 26 Replies  
I had the exact thing happen to my PB 15" 1.5 (almost a year ago). A friend told me to buy DiskWarrior and try to recover my data from a supposedly failed HD.

I replaced the HD myself with a...
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 8, 2007 at 03:54 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes to your question, it will slow down to B/G... 842 Views / 19 Replies  
Yes to your question, it will slow down to B/G speeds.

If you have both the Flat the Dome, and set it up as seperate "N" only and "B/G" only you won't be disappointed.
Posted by MrN79, on Mar 4, 2007 at 12:40 AM, in Networking
If you're not utilizing the "N" yet, don't bother... 842 Views / 19 Replies  
If you're not utilizing the "N" yet, don't bother getting an AE Flat.

You won't be able to use the "N" only and keep your AE Express in your network. It will work if you B/G your new AE Flat, but...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 28, 2007 at 01:34 AM, in Networking
Not sure if we're talking with an Aiport... 166,249 Views / 88 Replies  
Not sure if we're talking with an Aiport (Extreme/Express) or WITHOUT an Airport (Extreme/Express).

I have both the XBox 360 wireless connected via infastructure, and PS3 connected via Airport...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 25, 2007 at 06:28 PM, in Networking
Apple does have it, but you must pay $1.99 to get... 534 Views / 1 Replies  
Apple does have it, but you must pay $1.99 to get it...if i were you, i would wait and get it from my AE CD.:stick:
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 25, 2007 at 06:16 PM, in Networking
I have the "Dome Extreme", the "Flat Extreme",... 570 Views / 6 Replies  
I have the "Dome Extreme", the "Flat Extreme", and two AP Express'. So far i'm completely happy with all of them, the do exactly what they're told to do.

I have an "N" only wireless, a "G" only...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 15, 2007 at 03:20 AM, in Networking
Well after reading the post above, went to test... 642 Views / 10 Replies  
Well after reading the post above, went to test the MB to see if it would connect to the "N" wireless...no luck:stick:
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 15, 2007 at 03:11 AM, in Networking
Try this... 494 Views / 4 Replies  
Try this place...http://www.powerbookmedic.com/xcart1/customer/product.php?productid=16592&cat=408&page=1
UJ-85J -- UJ-845 -- Replaces UJ-847 and UJ-815 ( Matsushita UJ815 ) and UJ-816 (UJ816) and...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 13, 2007 at 09:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I assume you're looking for a Dual Layer burner? ... 544 Views / 4 Replies  
I assume you're looking for a Dual Layer burner?

Try these places...

www.powerbookmedic.com
www.pbparts.com
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 10:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Hey I'm still waiting for a Newton replacement 1,377 Views / 15 Replies  
Hey I'm still waiting for a Newton replacement
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 10:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Hey Albert, i don't think "G" is 5GHz, where as A... 642 Views / 10 Replies  
Hey Albert, i don't think "G" is 5GHz, where as A and N are. As far as i know B and G are 2.4GHz.

So not sure it's going to happen with A/N and B/G combination of any kind working on either's Freq.
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 10:29 PM, in Networking
I thought if your printer worked with your mac,... 3,540 Views / 48 Replies  
I thought if your printer worked with your mac, it would work whether wired or not...Is that not the case?
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 10:21 PM, in Networking
or you can SSID as "Flat" and "Dome" seems less... 2,242 Views / 16 Replies  
or you can SSID as "Flat" and "Dome" seems less confusing...of course i confuse easily too:stick:
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 10:18 PM, in Networking
It will allow you to operate only in the "N" 5GHz... 660 Views / 3 Replies  
It will allow you to operate only in the "N" 5GHz range, but your "B/G" will not be able to access.

My network is set up as "N" 5GHz only and "G" 2.4 GHz only. I have printers hooked up to both...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 02:25 AM, in Networking
Yes, it prints fine from either direction. My MBP... 2,242 Views / 16 Replies  
Yes, it prints fine from either direction. My MBP is "N" only my wifes MB and iMac are "G" only. I have a HP 2600 Color Laser connected via airport express to the "G" only and HP 2300 BW Laser...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 12, 2007 at 02:13 AM, in Networking
Just to clarify my response about WEP and... 874 Views / 9 Replies  
Just to clarify my response about WEP and AirPort...i used my PB in infrastructure mode to get my XBox 360 to connect wirelessly.

Yes it did work with WEP...of course i had to view password in...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 11, 2007 at 05:31 AM, in Networking
This link will help you in setting up a "N" and... 2,242 Views / 16 Replies  
This link will help you in setting up a "N" and "G" network. It's recommended that you give them different names.

http://manuals.info.apple.com/en/DesigningAirPortExtreme802.11nNetworks.pdf
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 11, 2007 at 05:24 AM, in Networking
I was in the same situation, i had data on my... 784 Views / 12 Replies  
I was in the same situation, i had data on my failed HD and didn't know how to get it off. I replaced the HD myself, installed the failed HD in an external case and retrieved the data from it (after...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 11, 2007 at 05:18 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I've had success with my AP Extreme "G" and AP... 874 Views / 9 Replies  
I've had success with my AP Extreme "G" and AP Express, so not sure what they're basing their experience on...and both of them are WEP.
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 9, 2007 at 04:59 AM, in Networking
I have the "older" AP Extreme with antenna port.... 874 Views / 9 Replies  
I have the "older" AP Extreme with antenna port. It's still working great...i've had the old extreme almost 2 years and today was the second time i've had to reset the system (push the tiny button in...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 9, 2007 at 04:55 AM, in Networking
I just finished setting my wireless up with... 455 Views / 4 Replies  
I just finished setting my wireless up with almost the exact same hardware ("N" extreme, "G" extreme with antenna port, and express as bridge)

I'm loving it! The 2 Macs downstairs are getting...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 9, 2007 at 04:36 AM, in Networking
Received my "N" extreme today, and did exactly... 2,242 Views / 16 Replies  
Received my "N" extreme today, and did exactly that...set up the "OLD" extreme to "G" only. Ran a few tests before and after, plugged and wireless...on average i'm getting about a 13% increase in...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 9, 2007 at 04:31 AM, in Networking
If you're a legitimate student or educator why... 979 Views / 9 Replies  
If you're a legitimate student or educator why shouldn't you take advantage of the discount?
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 5, 2007 at 05:00 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Not sure how many of you have tried to purchase... 979 Views / 9 Replies  
Not sure how many of you have tried to purchase more than one computer per year (Like the terms of agreement spells out)...but if you're honest about your school affiliation it will not give you a...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 5, 2007 at 04:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
A couple places i would recommend to buy your... 454 Views / 2 Replies  
A couple places i would recommend to buy your screen...

www.ifixit.com

www.powerbookmedic.com

If you're competent with your mechanical abilities both of those places also have take apart...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 3, 2007 at 09:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
It didn't matter what i drive i bought as long as... 745 Views / 16 Replies  
It didn't matter what i drive i bought as long as it was faster than the one I was replacing.
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 3, 2007 at 09:03 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If your HD is failing, resetting will not help. I... 745 Views / 16 Replies  
If your HD is failing, resetting will not help. I personally don't think it's a logic board problem. I was having the exact same problems with my PB 15, and i replaced the HD...it's still working.
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 3, 2007 at 09:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the info gh, i just wanted to clarify... 1,675 Views / 30 Replies  
Thanks for the info gh, i just wanted to clarify that. I've been reading questions in this forum where others aren't getting the results that they think they should be getting.
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 3, 2007 at 08:49 PM, in Networking
If i'm only using the 802.11n base station, and i... 1,675 Views / 30 Replies  
If i'm only using the 802.11n base station, and i have a MBP C2D with "N" enabled i should get the benefit of the increased speed...yes?

But then my wifes MB CD joins in with "G", my MBP C2D that...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 3, 2007 at 03:56 AM, in Networking
What if you're only using the Extreme "N" with... 1,675 Views / 30 Replies  
What if you're only using the Extreme "N" with mixed A/B/G/N network what will the default protocol be?

I have the alien base station A/B/G and plan on using it only with my older macs, the newer...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 2, 2007 at 03:31 AM, in Networking
My suggestion which may not be the best, but will... 799 Views / 12 Replies  
My suggestion which may not be the best, but will get you on the internet at DSL speeds...try Sprint, they have a USB GSM modem (DSL Speeds), sell your existing contract to someone with a PC Card(54)...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 2, 2007 at 03:20 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Really not a problem of it being fake if you buy... 539 Views / 6 Replies  
Really not a problem of it being fake if you buy it from an Apple Store, which as far as I know from personal experience travelling abroad they are the only ones that sell Macs.

The only thing...
Posted by MrN79, on Feb 1, 2007 at 01:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
If i recall, if your wireless network is not all... 1,675 Views / 30 Replies  
If i recall, if your wireless network is not all "N" then it will only work as fast as the slowest (A/B/G) setting in your network.
Posted by MrN79, on Jan 31, 2007 at 08:38 PM, in Networking
You might want to try these places, they might... 297 Views / 1 Replies  
You might want to try these places, they might have what you need...

PowerBook Parts, PowerBook Repair, PowerBook Upgrade, (G4 Aluminum, Titanium, G3 Pismo, Lombard and iBook)...
Posted by MrN79, on Jan 31, 2007 at 08:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My PB 1.5 started acting exactly like yours... 745 Views / 16 Replies  
My PB 1.5 started acting exactly like yours mania, SMART said everything was fine. Then one day the gray screen of death, puter wouldn't boot.

I have the 3 year warranty, called apple and they...
Posted by MrN79, on Jan 27, 2007 at 12:34 AM, in Mac Notebooks
iFixIt is an excellent resource, you might want... 554 Views / 9 Replies  
iFixIt is an excellent resource, you might want to check out powerbookmedic.com too.

Like tinkered said, you'll need special screwdrivers, i've replaced the HD in my PowerBook and it took me about...
Posted by MrN79, on Jan 20, 2007 at 07:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm assuming the powerbook is not under warranty?... 554 Views / 9 Replies  
I'm assuming the powerbook is not under warranty?

Take the powerbook HD out, install it into an external enclosure, at least you'll be able to get files that way, but i'm not sure what else (such...
Posted by MrN79, on Jan 19, 2007 at 03:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Several places to purchase parts for PB's... ... 489 Views / 6 Replies  
Several places to purchase parts for PB's...

iFixIt.com
PowerBookMedics.com
PowerBookParts.com

any one of them will have the parts you need.
Posted by MrN79, on Dec 29, 2006 at 08:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I bought my take apart manual from... 554 Views / 6 Replies  
I bought my take apart manual from powerbookmedic.com
Posted by MrN79, on Dec 28, 2006 at 01:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Why would you replace a drive that isn't noise... 1,773 Views / 19 Replies  
Why would you replace a drive that isn't noise dampned? Obviously apple did it for a reason...and not so sure apple techs would replace a drive that isn't recommended in a one of it's computers.
...
Posted by MrN79, on Dec 28, 2006 at 01:14 AM, in Mac Notebooks
And you need to get the case for your model... 554 Views / 6 Replies  
And you need to get the case for your model PowerBook...

1.3/1.5
1.5/1.67

There are differences
Posted by MrN79, on Dec 24, 2006 at 04:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I did the exact same thing with my PB 15" 1.5. My... 554 Views / 6 Replies  
I did the exact same thing with my PB 15" 1.5. My power adapter bent but i was able to plier it back to where it was usable again. The dent was not that noticible, but i replaced the lower case...
Posted by MrN79, on Dec 24, 2006 at 04:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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