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Bump... Still have the old powermacs if... 799 Views / 6 Replies  
Bump...

Still have the old powermacs if interested.
Posted by fesdds, on Oct 5, 2010 at 11:52 PM, in Marketplace
I have 2 people that have contacted me about the... 799 Views / 6 Replies  
I have 2 people that have contacted me about the G5 and shipping it. I am waiting through this week to see if anyone local wants to pick it up first. I really am busy and would rather just hand it...
Posted by fesdds, on Sep 28, 2010 at 07:23 AM, in Marketplace
FS for cheap: G5 powermac, (2) G4 powermacs & 15 in display 799 Views / 6 Replies  
I have the following 3 computers to get rid of for $5 each. Pickup only - Dallas, TX

All three have had the hard drive removed for HIPAA privacy concerns.
All three were running before hard...
Posted by fesdds, on Sep 25, 2010 at 09:01 AM, in Marketplace
Big Mac, I have been using OS X regular fax setup... 790 Views / 4 Replies  
Big Mac, I have been using OS X regular fax setup under Print/Fax. The faxed worked fine for about 1.5 to 2 years and just started working intermittently the last 6 months.

AKcrab, Thanks for the...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 23, 2009 at 07:41 AM, in Mac Desktops
iMac G5 modem - can I disconnect? 790 Views / 4 Replies  
I have an older iMac G5 that has the internal modem. We use it at my office to send and receive faxes. It has worked great, but lately it has been hit or miss on it working. I went to buy USB...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 22, 2009 at 10:52 PM, in Mac Desktops
take it back to the store! 776 Views / 9 Replies  
take it back to the store!
Posted by fesdds, on Nov 1, 2008 at 09:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Did you compare the MAC address from the icon... 4,895 Views / 44 Replies  
Did you compare the MAC address from the icon with your MAC addresses listed under the Network portion of your system profiler to see if it was something internal like my iMac?
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 8, 2008 at 08:03 PM, in Networking
I have noticed the same issue the last couple of... 4,895 Views / 44 Replies  
I have noticed the same issue the last couple of months, but wasn't too worried about it. I have a lot of macs and figured it was just one of them giving a secondary signal. So after reading this...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 5, 2008 at 12:15 PM, in Networking
When ever you plan on keeping a laptop for as you... 1,564 Views / 21 Replies  
When ever you plan on keeping a laptop for as you stated "4 years" you should most definitely get Apple Care. I always did with my first laptops and back when Apple was having the logic board issues...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 4, 2008 at 11:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
frdmfghtr, So are the movies stored in... 902 Views / 9 Replies  
frdmfghtr,

So are the movies stored in iTunes or just on this external harddrive. I have the 160gig Apple TV and only have about 60gigs in my itunes library currently so it just syncs all of my...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 4, 2008 at 11:30 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I figured we had a small library. I should have... 337 Views / 7 Replies  
I figured we had a small library.
I should have said "Ripping" all of our music from disk to itunes.

The good news is that we think the problem has been figured out. We had a bad stick of RAM....
Posted by fesdds, on May 23, 2008 at 12:35 PM, in Applications
Of course today the computer is acting normal. ... 337 Views / 7 Replies  
Of course today the computer is acting normal. Isn't that what happens when you are about to call Apple Care.

Can someone give me any info on how large an iTunes library can be? I am sure that...
Posted by fesdds, on May 22, 2008 at 11:45 AM, in Applications
It is happening more frequently each day. Last... 337 Views / 7 Replies  
It is happening more frequently each day. Last night every cd did not mount the first time. Eventually after 3-5 attempts of taking it out and putting it back in it finally mounts. Then about 60%...
Posted by fesdds, on May 21, 2008 at 10:39 AM, in Applications
problems with itunes and cds 337 Views / 7 Replies  
When I insert cd into drive of my Aluminum iMac it takes up to over a minute to mount. Then about 60% of the time it shows up in itunes and asks if I want to import. I click Yes and then it just...
Posted by fesdds, on May 21, 2008 at 09:05 AM, in Applications
After taking a look at rajid's pics I must say... 23,901 Views / 18 Replies  
After taking a look at rajid's pics I must say that is a striking difference. I keep my iPhone in my pocket and my pics look like his fuzzy one and have always looked that way. I didn't realize how...
Posted by fesdds, on May 16, 2008 at 07:49 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
In my experience, all of my repairs except for... 932 Views / 14 Replies  
In my experience, all of my repairs except for one was done at the store.
Posted by fesdds, on Apr 17, 2008 at 08:39 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have one computer in my office that this... 6,347 Views / 11 Replies  
I have one computer in my office that this happens to about once every 6-9 months. It is because of a problem with my ethernet cable. I haven't replaced the cable because it runs the length of the...
Posted by fesdds, on Apr 8, 2008 at 10:39 PM, in Networking
Yes you can edit, move, and delete events in the... 664 Views / 5 Replies  
Yes you can edit, move, and delete events in the calender. Moving for example is not quite as easy or fast on the iPhone. It can be done, you just have to go in and change the date or time of an...
Posted by fesdds, on Mar 29, 2008 at 02:41 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
That's what it seemed from most of my research as... 1,634 Views / 3 Replies  
That's what it seemed from most of my research as well.
Posted by fesdds, on Feb 23, 2008 at 08:56 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
New Apple TV - 1080p TV 1,634 Views / 3 Replies  
I just received my Apple TV today and I think it will serve its purpose well. I have tried to figure out the best setting by reading the forum, but am still not 100% sure. I have a Samsung 1080p...
Posted by fesdds, on Feb 22, 2008 at 03:54 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Nothing new. No programs, websites or anything... 323 Views / 3 Replies  
Nothing new. No programs, websites or anything like that. After it started doing it on Friday I did go ahead and install all the software updates that were showing in software update (Security...
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 4, 2007 at 11:08 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Help, Fans will not shut off! 323 Views / 3 Replies  
I have a MacBook that was bought when 1st released and have not had any problems with it. Of course original warranty is gone and 2 days ago the fans just run non-stop (& fast) when not shutdown or...
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 4, 2007 at 10:29 AM, in Mac Notebooks
When my Macbook runs out of juice it shuts itself... 675 Views / 5 Replies  
When my Macbook runs out of juice it shuts itself off. My old iBook would just go into sleep and when I plugged it in it would wake back up. Not so with the Macbook. I have to powerup by holding...
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 2, 2007 at 08:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have 3 chargers and 2 MacBooks and all possible... 556 Views / 3 Replies  
I have 3 chargers and 2 MacBooks and all possible combinations do the same thing. I just deal with it.
Posted by fesdds, on Apr 28, 2007 at 02:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can go to Disk Utility and Verify/Repair disk... 730 Views / 13 Replies  
You can go to Disk Utility and Verify/Repair disk Permissions for your HD. I have heard it recommended that you do this before and after an update.
Posted by fesdds, on Apr 28, 2007 at 02:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I am at 4551mAh after 243 cycles. Had the... 7,155 Views / 54 Replies  
I am at 4551mAh after 243 cycles. Had the computer for 10+ months. A little low but I run plugged to AC more than 50% of the time.
Posted by fesdds, on Apr 6, 2007 at 03:15 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I always buy through refurb unless I need some... 4,104 Views / 20 Replies  
I always buy through refurb unless I need some feature on the brand new model immmediately (which is rare for me).
Posted by fesdds, on Mar 22, 2007 at 11:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Never had keyboard issue, but have had touch pad... 789 Views / 6 Replies  
Never had keyboard issue, but have had touch pad issues. It always was a software problem. Had to reinstall OSX, then it was fine.
Posted by fesdds, on Feb 24, 2007 at 11:25 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Is there a Mac compatible bluetooth printer adapter? 571 Views / 0 Replies  
I have a need to wirelessly attach a Dymo printer in my office. I was thinking a bluetooth printer adapter would work well, but can't seem to find one that is Mac compatible. Does any one know of...
Posted by fesdds, on Feb 24, 2007 at 06:25 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I believe your iMac's RAM should be the same as... 827 Views / 17 Replies  
I believe your iMac's RAM should be the same as the 2.0 Ghz Core 2 Duo. I always buy my RAM from Crucial.
Posted by fesdds, on Jan 26, 2007 at 09:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
After spending an hour trying to replace the key... 2,432 Views / 3 Replies  
After spending an hour trying to replace the key I quit. I went to the Apple store and they fixed it right up.

By the way a 2 year old boy can break just about anything that is supposed to not...
Posted by fesdds, on Dec 4, 2006 at 08:56 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: I don't think the key issue is bad on the... 436 Views / 1 Replies  
I don't think the key issue is bad on the Macbooks like the iBooks. My iBook had key imprints like crazy, but didn't bother me much. My MacBook doesn't seem to have any key imprints.
Posted by fesdds, on Dec 4, 2006 at 08:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
How to put key back on Macbook 2,432 Views / 3 Replies  
I am having the hardest time putting the Control key back on my Macbook, it just popped off today. On my old iBook I just pressed it on, but these keys are different. Anyone know the specifics?...
Posted by fesdds, on Dec 2, 2006 at 07:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have plugged with optional USB port and it... 598 Views / 4 Replies  
I have plugged with optional USB port and it mounted fine. What does this mean? Is my firewire out / What do I do?
Posted by fesdds, on Oct 3, 2006 at 10:28 PM, in Mac Desktops
Firewire Drive not mounting on PowerMac 598 Views / 4 Replies  
I have a dual 1.8 PowerMac and for the last 1+ year have been using OWC Mercury Express Fire Wire Drive to back up office info. Worked fine until this week. It will not mount on this computer, but...
Posted by fesdds, on Sep 29, 2006 at 09:17 AM, in Mac Desktops
If you plan on keeping the MB more than the year... 10,978 Views / 51 Replies  
If you plan on keeping the MB more than the year warranty, then buy it. I used Applecare more than it's dollar amount on my iBook G3. I don't buy warranties for anything except laptops, and as...
Posted by fesdds, on Aug 19, 2006 at 08:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have two and they have never just shut down. 817 Views / 7 Replies  
I have two and they have never just shut down.
Posted by fesdds, on Aug 12, 2006 at 12:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You may be at the far reaches of the network. I... 830 Views / 7 Replies  
You may be at the far reaches of the network. I sometimes have this happen at one of my offices where I try to use someone else wireless. Sometimes the signal is strong enough others it just can't...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 31, 2006 at 04:30 PM, in Networking
Agree, most likely need a new logic board. 462 Views / 2 Replies  
Agree, most likely need a new logic board.
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 31, 2006 at 01:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MacBook all the way. 825 Views / 9 Replies  
MacBook all the way.
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 29, 2006 at 09:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes it is sharper than you would think it should... 830 Views / 10 Replies  
Yes it is sharper than you would think it should be, but you're exaggerating it a bit.
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 18, 2006 at 12:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have 2 week 20's, one has a dot of staining the... 1,811 Views / 30 Replies  
I have 2 week 20's, one has a dot of staining the size of a pencil lead & the other is stain free. My buddy had one that stained really bad, Apple replaced the plastic and his second one has also...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 18, 2006 at 11:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't think it will effect selling price nearly... 958 Views / 5 Replies  
I don't think it will effect selling price nearly enough to spend the money on buying a new disk. Just fully disclose what is on computer and what disks you will be providing.
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 10, 2006 at 03:25 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have a quicksilver 733 with the same problem,... 1,273 Views / 8 Replies  
I have a quicksilver 733 with the same problem, no dvd drive. I did what chris v said and installed Tiger. It's been running for 3 months now and just fine. One time it got a little upset on a...
Posted by fesdds, on Jul 6, 2006 at 08:37 PM, in Mac Desktops
I have several macs that I use at home and the... 516 Views / 3 Replies  
I have several macs that I use at home and the office. One of them is a Quicksilver 733 with 512 of RAM. I currently have 10.4.5 and it runs acceptable as far as basic tasks: Safari, word, Excel,...
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 29, 2006 at 07:25 PM, in Mac Desktops
I enjoy the 13.3 screen. It feels huge compared... 680 Views / 13 Replies  
I enjoy the 13.3 screen. It feels huge compared to my iBook 12 inch. In most situations I think I like the glossy better.
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 26, 2006 at 09:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I've got a Macbook and think the glossy screen is... 28,112 Views / 51 Replies  
I've got a Macbook and think the glossy screen is great. True, every so often I will have to adjust if the lighting changes, but that is rare.
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 24, 2006 at 08:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't think they would call one just Mac, but... 799 Views / 13 Replies  
I don't think they would call one just Mac, but there may be a lower or smaller version named different (Mac Medium, I'll leave the naming up to apple).
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 24, 2006 at 08:15 PM, in Mac Desktops
What exactly is a deep sleep? I have... 1,198 Views / 13 Replies  
What exactly is a deep sleep?

I have installed PCI card with 4 port USB 2.0 and my peripherals work great.
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 22, 2006 at 05:19 PM, in Mac Desktops
I bought 2 low-end macbooks. Upgraded the RAM in... 4,649 Views / 79 Replies  
I bought 2 low-end macbooks. Upgraded the RAM in one of them. I also have no need to burn DVD's with laptop, have superdrive on all of my desktops. Don't think I would even notice the small speed...
Posted by fesdds, on Jun 20, 2006 at 02:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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