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by bobgriner
October 17th, 2012, 12:48 pm
Forum: Mac Discussion
Topic: Upgrade from Power Mac G5 (M9457LL/A) to Intel and newer OSX
Replies: 2
Views: 5391

Re: Upgrade from Power Mac G5 (M9457LL/A) to Intel and newer OSX

Not possible even replacing logic board, processor, etc., the newer "hackintosh" parts won't fit, etc.? I guess I'm thinking that the case is similar (if not the same), and I could fit newer parts inside to replace older stuff. Again...I've got no experience here -- so if wisdom of others say it's i...
by bobgriner
October 17th, 2012, 11:53 am
Forum: Mac Discussion
Topic: Upgrade from Power Mac G5 (M9457LL/A) to Intel and newer OSX
Replies: 2
Views: 5391

Upgrade from Power Mac G5 (M9457LL/A) to Intel and newer OSX

Does anyone know if it's possible -- and worth it -- to upgrade my Power Mac G5 to a newer Intel processor and specs?

I'm not looking to recreate the latest and greatest Mac Pro, but would love to upgrade it to something that's much faster and can use the latest Mac OS too.

Thanks,
Bob
by bobgriner
July 18th, 2012, 2:41 pm
Forum: Mac Discussion
Topic: Free Backup / Copy Software for Mac
Replies: 6
Views: 8563

Re: Free Backup / Copy Software for Mac

GREAT tip and tutorial. I'm working OS 10.7.4 so there might be some differences. I wasn't able to replicate your tutorial exactly due to the differences (I think) in Automator. However, I'll get there eventually. This is a great help providing a "one-click" copy option with existing elements of the...
by bobgriner
July 11th, 2012, 4:08 pm
Forum: Mac Discussion
Topic: Free Backup / Copy Software for Mac
Replies: 6
Views: 8563

Free Backup / Copy Software for Mac

I'm trying to find a free and simple application that will allow me to "copy" from my Mac to an external drive. I use Time Machine to do official "backup" solutions, but I'm looking for functionality to allow me to copy my working folders to an external drive. I have a Seagate GoFlex Pro that I have...