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You should have a set of DVDs woth the operating sustem on them - they are included when you buy a Mac.
If you don't have them then you will have to buy some on either eBay or from Apple's on-line store.

Posted on Nov 16, 2011

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SOURCE: Can I Sell Mom's eMac

I believe this is your mac?

eMac G4/1.0 (ATI)1.0 GHz PowerPC 7445 (G4)apple_emac.jpgIntro Date:May 6, 2003*Disc Date:April 13, 2004*Order No:M8950LL/A*Model No:A1002 (EMC 1903)Subfamily:eMac ATIModel ID:PowerMac4,4Std. RAM:128 MB, 256 MBStd. VRAM:32 MBStd. HD:40, 60, 80 GBStd. Optical:8X "Combo Drive"*Complete eMac G4/1.0 (ATI) Specs
This is a very old model and I doubt it will sell for much. I would suggest putting a listing on eBay and craigslist. Price it at about $50. (Do "buy it now" on eBay)
However, you could get a lot of mileage out of it yourself if you want to use it as a personal web server, or a Linux machine. Research both on Google if you are interested (or ask me another question here at fix-ya).

Posted on May 06, 2012

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SOURCE: how to remove desktop picture on emac a1002 computer

Go to system preferences and then to desktop and screen saver and from here you can select the picture and then at the bottom of the left hand column you click on the minus sign and this will remove the picture. Hope this helps.

Posted on May 28, 2012

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How to factory reset my emac model no. A1002 EMC no. 1955


If you have installer discs for OS X try this:

1) Insert the installer disc into the optical drive and

2) Restart the computer. Then

3) Immediately after hearing the chime hold down the <C> key.

4) Release it when the spinning gear appears below Apple logo.

5) Wait for the installer to finish loading.

6) Proceed and at the point you are prompted to select a target disk select the disk you want and then select "Options".

7) After that select "Erase and Install", then click "OK".

If the problem was the OS password that should fix it.

If it was a bios firmware password that is the issue [unlikely but that option is available in the bios settings on most of these], then there is a trick crossing the right pins on the bios chip to defeat it, but I wouldn't let anyone but an expert service person make the attempt.

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Have apple eMac forgot user password can you help


You need to start up from the system cd for the eMac then use 'Password Utility' to change the password.
Alternatively, if you are transferring the files to another Mac, you can start up the eMac in 'Target Disk' mode by holding down the 'T' key during start-up until a Firewire symbol appears on the screen. The computer can then be connected to another Mac which will see the eMac as an external HD.

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How to remove desktop picture on emac a1002 computer


Go to system preferences and then to desktop and screen saver and from here you can select the picture and then at the bottom of the left hand column you click on the minus sign and this will remove the picture. Hope this helps.

May 26, 2012 | Apple eMac Desktop

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Can I Sell Mom's eMac


I believe this is your mac?

eMac G4/1.0 (ATI)1.0 GHz PowerPC 7445 (G4)apple_emac.jpgIntro Date:May 6, 2003*Disc Date:April 13, 2004*Order No:M8950LL/A*Model No:A1002 (EMC 1903)Subfamily:eMac ATIModel ID:PowerMac4,4Std. RAM:128 MB, 256 MBStd. VRAM:32 MBStd. HD:40, 60, 80 GBStd. Optical:8X "Combo Drive"*Complete eMac G4/1.0 (ATI) Specs
This is a very old model and I doubt it will sell for much. I would suggest putting a listing on eBay and craigslist. Price it at about $50. (Do "buy it now" on eBay)
However, you could get a lot of mileage out of it yourself if you want to use it as a personal web server, or a Linux machine. Research both on Google if you are interested (or ask me another question here at fix-ya).

May 03, 2012 | Apple Computers & Internet

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Operating system was deleted on my emac a1002. i need operating system for emac a1002


You should have a set of DVDs woth the operating sustem on them - they are included when you buy a Mac.
If you don't have them then you will have to buy some on either eBay or from Apple's on-line store.

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I just got a used e-mac A1002 (1 Ghz/128/60/combo 56K. It has Mac OS X 10.3.3 installed. I'm having problems signing into G-mail. Facebook also appears as just text. As well, can't seem to play...


I would try and find the OS X Tiger installation disks off of eBay, and install Tiger so that you can at least install Firefox, even if it's an older version. Your computer won't be able to run much, because of the limited RAM, and the fact that the processor is extremely slow.

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I have a Emac Model A1002, which OS i can use to run it, May i have a link to download an iso of the dvd. Thanks


All that I can find on this is that it will need MacOS X 10.4.11 and earlier can't help you with an iso.

Nov 25, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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I have a emac computer model:A1002 what would u do if you cant log into the computer? Meaning, "you have totally forgotten your administrative password."


I have a emac computer model:A1002 what would u do if you cant log into the computer? Meaning, "you have totally forgotten your administrative password."

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Imac a1002 turns on sometimes moniter works or sound only


The eMacs had a problem with the logic boards where they would turn on and not display video, you can check to see if yours is affected by removing the RAM door and looking at the capacitor to see if it is expanded, it most likely is. The unit unfortunately is not worth getting repaired.

Feb 18, 2009 | Apple eMac Desktop

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Emac model number A1002


It could be a hard drive problem or it could just be a software issue. Given the model, it could be running System 9 or X or both. If it is 9 it just may need to be blessed. The disc you are trying to load sounds model specific as opposed to Apple's retail discs which will load on any of their models capable of running that particular operating system. Whether it is worth fixing is really a judgement call, if you have use of a 2nd machine a hard drive / install disc can be had for cheap enough, as far as resell value, I would say no. Due to the limited information you have on the history of the machine I would suggest following these links to try and determine if it is indeed hardware or software:
Mac OS 7.x - 9.x: Troubleshooting Startup Issues

Your Mac won't start up in Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.3.9 or earlier)

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