I will start by saying admitting I have done a G5 conversion before, about 8 years ago, I was generally unimpressed with the result and it didn't become a permanent feature of my desk as it represented to many shortcuts and quite a bit of impatience on my part. Here...
Been a follower of the community for sometime now and always wanted to try this mod out for myself. I recently acquired a working Powermac G5 off my local classifieds for only $60! AND I promise I will either use or give these working parts to someone else so that they can live on! ;)...
I decided to build a my PC in the some old fahsion case and then I found G5.
I like G5 case exterior so decided to do a cutting on interior, only.
As I do not using any Apple device, running PC on W10.
Mod Main Facts
Untouched Exterior with 2x USB, Audio Output, MIC IN, Ethernet...
Original 2013 post:
This was my first ever Mac G5 Mod. Decided to keep it simple and retain as much of the original case as I could.
Originally I had a Gateway Laptop that I decided years back to try and run MacOS. That's the first time I ran OSX Snow Leopard, it was a frustrating process but...
I have been using my Power Mac G5 (June 2004 model) for around 10 years. A couple of years ago, it stopped working. The PSU seems to be broken. I have been planning to bring the machine back to life by replacing with up-to-date components.
Motherboard: ASUS Z170M-PLUS