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Macbook Pro 17" Santa Rosa - Hi-Res Upgrade? 722 Views / 1 Replies  
I have a Macbook Pro 17" Santa Rosa 2.4Ghz with a cracked 1680 x 1050 screen and was wondering if it was possible to upgrade the screen to the Hi-Res 1920 x 1200 one as they cost about the same on...
Posted by microangelito, on Jul 3, 2010 at 11:09 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Does Anyone Have Simcity 3000 MAC? 1,054 Views / 3 Replies  
Hi,

As the title does anyone have Simcity for MAC? I have a copy but my installer file is broken! Would it be possible for someone to POST a copy of their installer file somewhere so that I could...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 13, 2009 at 07:32 AM, in Gaming
I tried that and this is the result: ls -l... 3,503 Views / 13 Replies  
I tried that and this is the result:

ls -l "/Volumes/Powerbook Store/Store/Sim City 3000 (Mac)/SimCity3000 Installer/..namedfork/rsrc"
-rw-r--r-- 1 ******** staff 0 3 Sep 03:43...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 4, 2009 at 04:00 PM, in Mac OS X
I tried what CharlesS said. I typed: Is -I... 3,503 Views / 13 Replies  
I tried what CharlesS said. I typed:

Is -I "</Volumes/Powerbook Store/Store/Sim City 3000 (Mac)/SimCity3000 Installer>/..namedfork/rsrc"
-bash: Is: command not found

And thats what happened....
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 4, 2009 at 11:22 AM, in Mac OS X
What third party app would I need? 3,503 Views / 13 Replies  
What third party app would I need?
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 3, 2009 at 09:25 PM, in Mac OS X
What's the Application extension in Mac OS 9? 3,503 Views / 13 Replies  
Does anyone know what the .app (application extension) OS 9 equivalent is? As I have some classic software that has lost it's extension and won't run! It is an installer if this helps.

Please Help...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 3, 2009 at 03:24 PM, in Mac OS X
Powerbook G4 1GHz Titanium - No more line in after 10.5.8 update? 4,762 Views / 2 Replies  
I installed the 10.5.8 on my 1Ghz Powerbook G4 Titanium with 1GB RAM and I was a happy camper until today when I opened garageband and plugged in my guitar into the line in port to find out it was...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 24, 2009 at 05:50 PM, in Mac OS X
Hi, I have found that if I plug in the drive... 873 Views / 11 Replies  
Hi,

I have found that if I plug in the drive via USB it works. So I looked on ebay and found a firewire module for the PowerMac G3 B&W which is fully working. I was just wondering if anyone has...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 22, 2009 at 05:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
Taret Disk Mode iBook Worked 873 Views / 11 Replies  
So I did as you said and put my 800Mhz iBook G3 into target disk mode and plugged it into the PowerMac G3 B&W (I never thought of doing this because I wanted the drive to work with it) and I managed...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 22, 2009 at 07:29 AM, in Mac Desktops
Another thing which may help is that I bought it... 873 Views / 11 Replies  
Another thing which may help is that I bought it after it had been stored since new till a few days ago when I bought it (10 years) as no one knew it had been stored till a clear out was carried out...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 21, 2009 at 08:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
unfortunately apart from an ifire Griffin that I... 873 Views / 11 Replies  
unfortunately apart from an ifire Griffin that I use for my Apple Pro Speakers on my Powerbook G4 which only draws power this is my only drive. Might a firmware update fix this? I also heard about...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 21, 2009 at 08:23 PM, in Mac Desktops
PowerMac G3 B&W Rev 2 Won't Write to Firewire Drive! HELP!!! 873 Views / 11 Replies  
Hi,

My newly acquired PowerMac G3 B&W Rev 2 400Mhz won't write to my firewire laptop drive! My Powerbook G4, iBook G3, iMac, and Pismo read and write to it fine but the PowerMac G3 just reads from...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 21, 2009 at 08:01 PM, in Mac Desktops
Wow how stupid are you? 1,985 Views / 47 Replies  
If Apple were to go back to PowerPC I don't think it would be for the old barbecue of a G5. If you haven't noticed since Apple stopped using the architecture PowerPC has moved on a LONG LONG LONG...
Posted by microangelito, on Jun 6, 2009 at 04:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
Apple to use PowerPC cpus again in their computers 1,985 Views / 47 Replies  
Please sign this petition if you would like to see real Macs again! I personally think the PPC chip was and is the best and as of yet no intel chip can match the IBM PPC chips they currently have!...
Posted by microangelito, on Jun 5, 2009 at 05:58 PM, in Mac Desktops
15" Should fit. Or so it did for all other LCD conversions. 4,057 Views / 7 Replies  
A 15" will fit as all the other mods I've seen use a 15" LCD that is why I asked for that.

Here is a list of LCD conversions and full conversion mods for these machines:
...
Posted by microangelito, on Mar 1, 2009 at 08:35 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Maybe a CRT isn't possible after all :( 4,057 Views / 7 Replies  
Today I have checked out quite a few pics and looked at the take apart manual for these imacs and due to space and the near impossibility of converting the CRT to run with the qucksilver logic board...
Posted by microangelito, on Mar 1, 2009 at 03:54 PM, in Hardware Hacking
It's not full ATX 4,057 Views / 7 Replies  
I just measured my quicksilver board against an old mATX socket 478 board that I have and it is only 3cm taller and 2.5cm wider so I don't see how such a small difference could make a difference as a...
Posted by microangelito, on Feb 28, 2009 at 07:30 AM, in Hardware Hacking
imac G3 DV tangerine G4 conversion 4,057 Views / 7 Replies  
Hi,

I have recently acquired an imac G3 DV tangerine and am looking to put a G4 board in it as I have a quicksilver logic board laying around and with a 1ghz G4 would make a great upgrade. I'm...
Posted by microangelito, on Feb 27, 2009 at 05:11 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Powerbook G4 VGA Logic Board Compatibility 1,850 Views / 5 Replies  
HI,

I have a powerbook 550Mhz with broken hinges and bad body work and would like to fix it up. I have a good line on a 400Mhz powerbook G4 and was wondering if I could just put my 550Mhz's Logic...
Posted by microangelito, on Nov 25, 2008 at 01:25 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Powerbook Titanium VGA Logic Board Compatibility 359 Views / 1 Replies  
HI,

I have a powerbook 550Mhz with broken hinges and bad body work and would like to fix it up. I have a good line on a 400Mhz powerbook and was wondering if I could just put my 550Mhz's Logic...
Posted by microangelito, on Nov 25, 2008 at 07:32 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Powerbook Titanium G4 SCREW PROBLEMS! 446 Views / 4 Replies  
I am attempting a repair on my powerbook titanium but one of the screws on the back has become rounded and won't come out! Could someone please advise me on how I can remove it as screw drivers just...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 13, 2008 at 09:26 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Mac book in clamshell! 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi there,:D

There is no way to put a mac books logic board into a clamshell as the clamshell had a spesific design and the best logic board was a 466mhz power pc G3!!! I'm doing the upgrade...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 11, 2006 at 07:48 PM, in Hardware Hacking
The Upgrade of my iBook tangarine 300mhz clamshell!!! 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi there,:D

Here is how the upgrade is going so far. This morning I won the combo drive I was on about on ebay and in a week I will have it! Also I found out a way of getting OS X 10.4 Tiger onto...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 11, 2006 at 06:16 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Upgrade your tangarine ibook clamshell to the max!!! 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi there,:)

Could you post a picture of the firewire hole that you drilled please. Also does anybody know if it is in anyway possible to upgrade the graphics chip or graphics memory? Also is...
Posted by microangelito, on Sep 10, 2006 at 08:09 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Drive compatibility. 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi,:)

Could someone please tell me what compatible drive THEY used as it's wasting to much time looking through the provided link. Also could someone post a list of compatible optical drives...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 30, 2006 at 04:43 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Where to find firmware update. 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi,:)

Also where can I find the firmware update as I can't seem to find it. Please post a link to where you got it from.

Thanks in advance.:D
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 30, 2006 at 01:49 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Compatible optical drive 105,901 Views / 421 Replies  
Hi there,:)

You mentiond you upgraded your iBook Clamshell's optical drive with one from a compaq laptop. I did'nt know it was possible so could you please tell me which model it was from.
...
Posted by microangelito, on Aug 30, 2006 at 01:45 PM, in Hardware Hacking
 
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