Fan issue on Powermac g3 400mh, 640 ram

2011-04-25 Thread crumvoc
This computer works great, except for other than a power-off, BOTH the fans (internal and power supply) will not shut down. I have reset PRAM, NVRAM, current firmware, etc. Also reset CUDA. Any chance that the PRAM battery might be causing this? Any other suggestions? Thanks -- You

Re: Fan issue on Powermac g3 400mh, 640 ram

2011-04-26 Thread crumvoc
Thank you to all! That makes me feel a lot better. I guess I'll just try to monitor in case of a fan failure. I really like this old Mac. It always makes me smile when I open the case and see the amazing interior. Giving it to my elderly parents and will try to teach them how to do email. I

USB 2 versus g3 powermac bus

2011-05-17 Thread crumvoc
anyone know how fast the onboard bus on a g3 350 is compared to usb2? In other words comparing read and write speeds. Thanks -- You received this message because you are a member of G-Group, a group for those using G3, G4, and G5 desktop Macs - with a particular focus on Power Macs. The list