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Power Macintosh G-3 minitower computer Hard Drive Replaced

Original SCSI hard drive replaced with an 80 GB CAVIAR EIDE ATA 100 hard drive.
After replacement, it starts up but nothing appears on the monitor.
Should there be some compenstion for the SCSI that was original with the computer?

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  • Noraps Nov 24, 2007

    Thanks I will install the operating system.  I only installed the installation disk that came with the G-3.  Will let you know if this works.  Thanks again.

  • Noraps Nov 25, 2007

    This is a MacIntosh Computer.  I tried installing the operating system  9.0 for the Mac G3 computer, but nothing happened.




    Can I redetec the  BIOS on a MacIntosh Computer? 

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Hello Noraps
You have to redetec on BIOS and see if detec the new drive, depending on the BIOS, Brand PC, etc, to do this, and detect the EIDE drive. give more info

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    Carlos L. Burgos Nov 25, 2007

    hi Again Friend



    Well , yes, of course for reset to default, in case of any other hardware problem, then install the system let me know

    Carl

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NO you dont have an operating system yet.....please install windows or some operating system

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