Guide, Hardware, Software
A complete guide to turning your regular Mac running Snow Leopard into a Web server hosting WordPress.
An in-depth look at Apple's Time Capsule: how to get more room for backups, and a cooler, quieter-running Time Capsule with a single upgrade.
A number of Epson inkjet printers suffer from a problem where they eventually print nothing but blank pages, even with new ink tanks. Here's a way to try to fix the problem.
This guide describes how to take apart the Intel Mac mini and upgrade the RAM and hard drive.
Want a cheap way to add storage and speed to a stationary laptop that might not have Firewire or USB 2.0? Disappointed that your Mac mini uses a puny little laptop hard drive? If you've got a desktop hard drive that you'd like to connect to either of these, it's possible with a little work.
Nothing fake, plenty phony. Use Skype, Applescript, and iTunes to make phone calls and play audio files automatically.
A design flaw in this PowerBook inevitably leads to a flakey power connector. Learn how to repair it.
In this detailed tutorial, Larry Nelson explains how to make a traditional-style Replica I case out of Birch and Walnut.
First of all, here are the specs of my machine:
Sonnet 400 MHz G4 upgrade w/ 1 MB L2 cache
768 MB RAM
40 GB IDE drive
4 GB 10,00RPM Cheetah SCSI drive
Apple UltraSCSI card
USB/Firewire PCI card
Toshiba DVD drive
Built-in Zip drive
Rev. A ROM
These instructions are based upon this machine. If you have any problems on a differently-abled Beige G3, please let me know so we can work towards a more complete Howto. This may or may not work with other Mac models. It should, but there may be other idiosyncrasies I don't know about. Keep in mind 10.3 will only work on G3 and above processors, so older machines will *not* work unless they have a G3 or G4 upgrade installed. Also, XPostFacto a17 has some preliminary support for the built-in video of Beige G3s, but I haven't tested it as of yet. I am doing all video on the Radeon 7000 for now, as I had problems with the built-in video on earlier versions of XPF. It may work, it may not. I'll probably test this soon so that I can get back my dual monitor setup. On to the install.