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  1. matias041198

    Power Mac G5 cleaning advice

    Hello everyone, I recently noticed that my G5 has accumulated some sort of grease in the inside, it only appears on the "stronger" metal frame. I've tried to clean it out with a Windex-like multi-surface product with no success, also scrubbing it with plastic objects does nothing (haven't tried...
  2. AlexF98

    Power LED issue on my Power Mac G5 with BCH Mods cable

    Hi, I recently completed a Power Mac G5 mod and connected the front IO up using a BCHMods Cable. I hooked it up to my Gigabyte H310M S2H expecting the power LED to be constantly illuminated, however whilst the computer is on, the LED is off. I know the LED and cable work as when you press the...
  3. Jindrak

    Build Advice

    So I just scored a free Power Mac G5 7,3 with dual processors and seeking advice for a build. Ideally I'd like to build a machine for photo/video editing/entertainment. Clearly this was built before Apple went to Intel processors with the Mac Pro. So the questions off the top of my head are: 1...
  4. matias041198

    Apple Cinema Display to power on Hackintosh

    Hi, I'm looking forward to build a Hackintosh inside of a Power Mac G5 case, I'm also thinking about buying a old Apple Cinema Display, I've seen that when using de ADC conector you can power on your Power Mac too, is there a way to use this function with a Hackintosh, I've seen the ADC...
  5. dekalb

    Power Mac G5 Water-cooling Case Mod

    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. Components Motherboard: ASUS Z170M-PLUS CPU: 6700K...
  6. voidfahrenheit

    Void's G5 Mk. II - Project: G5-S.H.I.E.L.D

    Hi there everyone!!! Here is my finished revision for my G5 mod. Components: Case: Apple Power Mac G5 Late 2004 Model Motherboard: Asus Maximus VIII Gene Cpu: i7 6700k Ram: Avexir Blitz Series 16gb DDR4 3200Mhz Storage: Samsung 840 Evo 120Gb SSD, 1Tb Toshiba 2.5" HDD, 1Tb 3.5" HDD...
  7. Aristotefromparis

    First Hackintosh and first mod of a G5 Case

    Hello Guys, My name is Jerome, i'm from Paris, France. First of all thank you a lot I didn't knew a thing about hackintosh few days ago, and with all your mods you've been quite inspirating me. So here I am for my first experience. A friend gave me an Old G5 case wich is in perfect...
  8. onienzeru

    OniEnzeru's G5 Mod - G5 Phantom

    ***This is my first post here on tonymac, so please let me know If I'm doing something incorrectly.*** Hey guys! Here is my latest hackintosh project - The G5 Phantom. Components: Chassis: ---------- Powermac G5 Motherboard: ---- MSI z97M Ram: ------------- 16 GB HyperX...
  9. voidfahrenheit

    Void's G5 Mk. II

    Void's G5 Mk. II (Project: S.H.I.E.L.D) Project: S.H.I.E.L.D Hi again everyone... I have decided to post now some of the updates on what I am currently doing with my G5. But... here is my very first mod... you can also check the build log here in tonymacx86.com Void's G5 Mk. I The day...
  10. Maximilian

    Power Mac G5 interested in latest ios upgrade Please Help!

    Hello everyone! My apologizes in advanced if I post incorrectly, I'm new here. However, I have been aware of your awesome community for a while now :) Anywho, I am an amateur photographer, and I keep hearing how Mac's and Mac OS is amazing so I derided to purchase a mac. I found a Power Mac G5...
  11. voidfahrenheit

    Void's First G5 Mod Build Log

    Void G5 Mark I Hi everyone... I would like to show my very first Mod. Hope everyone will like it. Thanks everyone... Void G5 Mark I Reason for the build: I really like how Apple made the Power Mac G5 and the Mac Pro. I always read the forums and saw all the creative works of the modders...
  12. sleppek

    sleppek's PowerHack Build: Core i7-4770K - GA-Z87X-UD3H - 16GB RAM – 2x 500GB SSD - GeForce GTX 660

    sleppek's PowerHack Build: Core i7-4770K - GA-Z87X-UD3H - 16GB RAM – 2x 500GB SSD - GeForce GTX 660 Components Intel Core i7-4770K, 4x 3.50GHz, LGA1150, 84W TDP CPU [amazon-de]http://www.amazon.de/dp/B00CO8TBQ0[/amazon-de] Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H Mainboard...
  13. uaudio

    My Power Mac G5 Mod (a lot of photo)

    Uaudio'S Power Mac G5 Mod (a lot of photo) I'd like to introduce my Power Mac i5 Mod. Specification: - Gigabyte Z77X UD5H - Intel Core i5 3570k - Noctua NH U9B SE2 - Sapphire Radeon 5850 - Corsair DDR3 2x2Gb (still have from my previous PC) - Chieftec 500W - 120mm fan(on HDD cage),2x92mm...
  14. lynx1984

    G5 Core i7 2600k - Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 - 2x Gigabyte 6870 - 16gb 1600hz

    G5 Core i7 2600k - Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 - Gigabyte OC GTX 770 - 16gb 1600hz I wanted to post my finished system so other people who are thinking of going this route can see my interpretation of a macpro hackintosh. The components were chosen at the time when this was pretty much the best you...
  15. tlittle

    G5 Case Hackintosh

    I have an old Power Mac G5 case that I want to create a hackintosh in. This is my first build and kinda my dream project right now. First I want to know if its possible. Will there be issues with a new motherboard not fitting the case. On that note what motherboards fit the case. I want to use...
  16. Yannich

    Yannich's First G5 (LGA 775 Oldtimer)

    Hey :) Here are some pictures of my first G5 Hackintosh. I did not buy any kit and made the tray out of an old pc case. It was my first try to build something like that, but definitly not the last :lol: It runs Mountain Lion very flawlessly :geek: I used my old hardware for that project...
  17. UN17

    G5 front panel help?

    I have a G5 case, but the front panel is not the same as other G5s that I have seen on the forum. It looks like the following...
  18. Trhooper123

    Powermac G5 case mod with cable management and hot swap hdd tray

    Hello everyone, I recently purchased a used G5 case from ebay and have been browsing the forums for a couple months. I paid 90 for a g5 case in great condition shipped. It recently arrived and I decided to go the mountain mods route for the back panel. I want this mod to be as seamless as...
  19. pablobtown

    G5 Mod Help

    So I bought an empty Power Mac G5 tower today, my parents picked it up because the guy on craigslist was very close to them, and they are coming home tomorrow morning. So I haven't been able to personally play with it yet :( However I know I will need help with it. -Where can I find an...
  20. synthaxterror

    Great Swedish Power Mac G5 Mod - 2012

    Power Mac G5 - June 2004 Original Case ----------------------------------- PC-Parts spec: MB: Z68XP-UD3 Ram 16GB / 1600mhz DDR3 HDD: 1TB Seagate, 1TB Hitachi, 120GB OCZ Agility 3 (R:525/W:500) Audio: Asus Xonar Essence STX (windows) /Onboard Audio 889 (OSX) Power: Chiftec 850W...
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