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    OS X 10.7 (Lion) install on Dell Optiplex 745

    Thanks for the Tip...gonna give it a try..If it does not work, will take the wife's e6700 and swap it with my e6300 ....
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    OS X 10.7 (Lion) install on Dell Optiplex 745

    Kinda off topic Bugs, but was wondering how you got that Q6600 to run on your Optiplex. When I put mine in, the fan Just runs loud and no boot. I have The tower, and my CPU is the Q6600 SLACR MALAY 2.40GHz/8M/1066/05A... Any info would be appreciated... Other then that I have lion 10.7.3 running fairly nice at the exception of the sleep and No DSDT either. it boots to the loader, but does not start unless I manually chose the OS, which does not bother me too much since I have Lion, Snow Leo, and Win 7 on the same comp.
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    SL 10.6.2 by Hazard on Dell latitude D610

    How did you manage that...mine won't even boot from the dvd What did you do for graphics...cause mine has the gma15 ad I see no driver for that on the cd..so when I boot it sits on a grey screen for hours...
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    Belkin N Wireless USB Adaptor F5D8053

    Well I am using 10.6.2, but i have the Belkin F5D8053 (RALINK RT2870 CHIPSET) Downloaded their new driver from the Ralink website went into the Content folder ----> Info.plist and changed the device id and vendor id Did the same in the Resources Folder ----> Info.plist(as was suggested by previous posts) I dunno for sure if that is the reason for it working, but I moved a copy of the "RT2870USBWirelessDriver.Kext" into "System/Library/Extensions/IO80211Family.kext/Cotents/Plugins" I rebooted, and Bam! works flawlessly, no drops, no turning off... SO if yours uses the same chipset give that a shot....Mine works without a hitch, even when I wake up from sleep.... SYSTEM SPECS = DELL GX620, Pentium D930..3.19 Ghz (despite what DELL says the GX620 will handle the Pentium D900 series, I updated to the latest bios A11, try at your own risk, mine stays cool)..4gig of ram, Dual DVI Geforce 8600 gt...3 sata HD's 500, 500, and 320 (got rid of the Floppy drive to make room)..Dual Layer Burner with Lightscribe...Dual acer 21" monitors...Snow Leopard 10.6.2, Win 7 Ultimate 32bit, Win Xp SP3 via VMware...
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    DWL-G520 Not WORKING!

    I found this link.... Hope it helps
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    Logmein on OSX10.5

    Having the same issue.......Hopew a solutiuon comes up..........Having the same issue.......Hopew a solutiuon comes up..........
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    ATI Radeon X1300 using AGP Bus(success)

    not sure what you meant.....add a string under the ionamematch by editing the Applei386pci.kext ?
  8. Installed it...everything was runing fine other than a longer boot time..did an update(quicktime, i life, itune etc..) Idvd (does not recognize any file type i try to put in (tiff, m4v,psd)quits on me, safari quits on me, and imovieof course. tried to replace the original quicktime.component, imovie works but my proiblem remained the same. Stoopid me tried to update to compressor 1.2 and the graphics update..BOOM !!upon pressing restart, panic. From then on panic all the way....did not restart, not even in safe(i got stuck in some invalid cls, I believe, from page 8 and was going randomly to page 171) . Luckily I had an image so I am back to 10.5.1 Gonna use it for a while till things smooth out .==================== ASUS A8N5X. ATHLON 3000+. 3 Gig ram. 8600GT dual DVI (both working with patched kext) . 2 Acer AL1917W widescreen.Sound works with AC97 kext.My Audigy platinum is collecting dust other than the firewire ports that the OS picked up. 2 Hd(pata) 120 for OSX, 80 for Xp64bit (I think it's a fast and smooth OS) in VMware 2 DVD Burners(pata). Onboard lan does not work even with Forcedeth however an old 3com works right after installation(no mod needed) an Intel-based chipset RTL8100 works. Microsucks nat ergo kbrd, Microsucks wireless mouse with Finger print reader (they need to make the finger print reader drivers and software for the mac darn it). I stiill have L,R and sub from my Creative 5.1 and 3 USB drive 500 (for music) 320 (for apps)250 for the rest of my junks..... Ps I envy my cousin with his Mac pro 8core and 2tb of space and huge aple displays.....
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    Photoshop CS3

    I did the install using the patch, but haven't been able to do updates...I get an error saying that software was changed and was unable to continue with updates....Has anyone been able to do updates on CS3
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    need help on installing leopard

    You might not get much of an answer...not because people don't care, but this topic has been discussed many times and it is a burden to repeat it to very newcomer....By simply doing a search you will find a lot of answers. Your mobo for example has been among the faves for Leopard installation...But for starter take a look ---->HERE<---- ...Hope this helps. Remember to search before posting topics or ?????...may sound harsh but it saves someone the trouble of repeating it over and over...(even googling your ? might lead you back to the forum).... Welcome to the forum and LEOPARD !!!
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    Problems with iLife08 in Leopard 10.5.1 AMD

    Thanks for the quick fix..I have so much songs on Itunes was singing the blues without it......
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    Succesfull install on Abit IP35 Pro

    Hey Madcow....I have an EVGA 8600GT and I have working fine with Qe/CI and dual display...I used Nvinject from netkas...seems a lot of people had succes with it.. This is where i got my intructions. Follow post 156 by Gik ... The only thing i did different was removing Natit. once I did there was no more tearing and QE was supported and CI was hardware accelerated. ANd since you have intel you can skip the Marvin utility part.... hope this helps....
  13. Thanks for the quick Reply...gonna check the link to see how to make it active
  14. Hey folks....Followed instructionsline for line...upon reboot i got "/com.apple.Boot.plist not found".... i am using the reatil ver of leo ...did a repair still the same ....i installed it on a sata.. any suggestion?????
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    Nvidia G92 (8800GT) support in 10.5.2

    Ok guys... I took a look at the profiler and noticed that the rom version said 'NVinject' not 'Natit'.. So i remove natit and voila..QE CI.... I am looking for the link where i got the instructions from so I can post it ..PS Marvin Rules....Chipset Model: Graphics by NVIDIA Type: Display Bus: PCIe PCIe Lane Width: x16 VRAM (Total): 256 MB Vendor: NVIDIA (0x10de) Device ID: 0x0402 Revision ID: 0x00a1 ROM Revision: NVinject 0.2.0 Displays:AL1917W: Resolution: 1440 x 900 @ 60 Hz Depth: 32-bit Color Core Image: Hardware Accelerated Main Display: Yes Mirror: Off Online: Yes Quartz Extreme: Supported Rotation: SupportedAL1917W: Resolution: 1440 x 900 @ 60 Hz Depth: 32-bit Color Core Image: Hardware Accelerated Mirror: Off Online: Yes Quartz Extreme: Supported Rotation: Supported:whistle: Silly me..I followed your Instructions GIk.. post 142... :tomato: