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Jake Heed replied to James's discussion Episode 436: VCF-SE 5.0 Preview
"If this has been mentioned before, I apologize. Anyone with a good internet connection who wants to experience some classic Mac applications, the Internet Archive has posted several pre-PowerMac applications that will run in your browser. No need…"
Apr 17
Jake Heed replied to James's discussion Episode 434: RetroConnector Update
"Apple must have heard you guys talking about how long it has been since Mac models were updated. Looks like the Mac Pro is going to be updated next year, and new iMacs as well. Apple dropped an unexpected intro on us. That is a new one for…"
Apr 5
Jake Heed replied to James's discussion Episode 430: Hey Puter!
"Chris: I was hoping some more experienced SSD users would answer your post and maybe they will. I believe, I have read in the past it was a problem, but there has been a lot of open source software developed to minimize this issue. See the next…"
Apr 2
Jake Heed replied to James's discussion Episode 431: This Old Mac
"Hi: Thanks for the clarification Rick. Thanks for covering issues of MacAddict magazine; I enjoyed every issue that came out in the first five years of it's publication. With all the software and technology that you made mention of that has…"
Mar 28
Jake Heed replied to Rick's discussion Clamshell iBook with a G4 upgrade??
"Wow, thanks for replying to this Max. I was not aware that this was possible due to the constant changes with the technology at that time, but you have cleared that up. Interesting upgrade for sure. Thanks for responding and adding the link. I like…"
Mar 28
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Mar 15
Jake Heed replied to David Merrill's discussion External drive for iMac G4
"David: Sweet! That is a beautiful sight. You have inspired me; I'm going to reconnect my drive holding my iTunes collection and get it playing again. Love the sunflower iMac G4 also. Cheers. -Jake"
Mar 14
Jake Heed replied to David Merrill's discussion External drive for iMac G4
"David: That's great news! So glad to hear you were able to resolve the issue. I know how stubborn external HD issues can be at times. It's always easy to forget a quirk here or there that we had to deal with to get older equipment to run;…"
Mar 14
Jake Heed commented on Claes's photo
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"Claes (sorry for the misspelled name): Thanks for the clarification. Still I like it; Definitely a cool screen print. Thanks for sharing!"
Mar 13
Jake Heed replied to Rick's discussion Clamshell iBook with a G4 upgrade??
"Good question Rick. Wished he had a "how to" to see exactly what he had to do to make this work (assuming it is legit). See more below from sale site:"
Mar 13
Jake Heed replied to David Merrill's discussion External drive for iMac G4
"David: Just in case, try running Disk Utility on it to check the drive and permissions; also DiskWarrior (for deeper issues that Disk Utility can't handle) also if you have it. But I do understand; I have seen drives get damaged to the point…"
Mar 13
Jake Heed left a comment for Jake Heed
"Love the customization of this page. It reminds me of the old Mac addict webpage (circa '97-'98). See here: http://web.archive.org/web/19970111193116/http://www.macaddict.com/"
Mar 11
Jake Heed commented on Claes's photo
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"Claus: This looks like a prototype, but I do not recognize it. An Apple II or original Mac design prototype perhaps? Just curious. Thanks."
Mar 11
Jake Heed replied to David Merrill's discussion External drive for iMac G4
"David: If your 2012 MacBook recognizes the drive but the iMac G4 does not, I'm thinking of a possible formatting issue. Did you reformat this drive after you removed this drive from the G4? Try to remember what occurred after you removed this…"
Mar 11
Jake Heed replied to James's discussion Episode 430: Hey Puter!
"Hey Guys: Great episode as usual; thank you. Also, much thanks to John for his segment on SSD solutions.Three years ago I tried to upgrade a PDQ Powerbook with an OWC SSD drive and encountered the master/slave issue that prevented the SSD drive from…"
Mar 9
Jake Heed replied to Rick's discussion Beige Apple microphone on modern computer??
"Rick: Read the forum thread below fore clarification on this issue. -Jake https://discussions.apple.com/message/7471287#7471287"
Jan 12, 2016

Profile Information

When did you get your first Mac?
1992
How many Macs do you own?
12
What's your favorite Mac of all time?
8600 PowerMac w/ Sonnet G4 upgrade card running MacOS 10.2.8
How did you hear about RetroMacCast?
The Low End Mac

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At 1:07pm on March 11, 2017, Jake Heed said…

Love the customization of this page. It reminds me of the old Mac addict webpage (circa '97-'98). See here: http://web.archive.org/web/19970111193116/http://www.macaddict.com/

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