I'm not sure what exactly did it, but it worked. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply OzExige, Mar 18, 2008 OzExige macrumors 6502 Joined: Mar 9, 2008 Location: Omnipresence #21 Wow, I'm beginning think Now to resolder the socket is another game, that's micro soldering and the pins are under the socket. Was this answer helpful? check over here
In spite of being quite the nice machine for 2004, the poor PowerBook G4 had been long abandoned by Apple due to it's PPC nature and this made me quite sad. Try attaching a pair of headphones to the PB and see if there is any sound there.7. I have Leopard and upgraded to iTunes 7.5 yesterday.Click to expand... Cancel riDerz Rep: 257 5 9 Posted: 11/10/2009 Options Permalink History Thanks for the advise.
Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Uploaded on Apr 30, 2010My PowerBook G4 lives again after replacing the DC in board and buying a brand new power supply. Ran disk Utility and it cleared up but not sure why....Seems like Leopard has a myriad of common issues share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like +
he suggested i take it to an apple certified technician. The Powerbook USB ports will not power it.This could be just a fools chase for such an old machine, but I have a good friend that could use it and I The island-style keyboards are the bane of my existence, I hate that all laptops have gone to them. Voila!
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. My system profile no longer claimed that I had a Texas Instruments something or other in there for audio hardware... share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply seamusk, Oct 27, 2007 seamusk macrumors member Joined: Oct 23, 2007 #4 I'm not sure then. http://www.mac-forums.com/showthread.php?t=226637 With #2 in hand, you are in a position to format and install OS X.4.
It was working great with sound since friday and I just plugged in a new external to use with time machine and now no sound. Internet, Networking, and Wireless iPhone, iPad, iPod iPhone Hardware and Accessories iPod Hardware and Accessories iPad Hardware and Accessories iOS and Apps Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating System Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion You will wiggle it around for up to 15 minutes (Usually a lot quicker) until the red light goes off. 5.
It is long, thin and flat.2. http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/no-sound-in-leopard-powerbook-g4.376394/ Thanks for documenting the journey. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 If you can get a startup chime, but still no sound internally, try launching GarageBand and see if it will reset your sound drivers.
This week I pulled my PowerBook G4 off the shelf and loaded up Lubuntu 13.10. http://philgiebler.com/sound-not/sound-not-working-9-04.html Tried resetting PRAM by holding down command-option-P-R while starting up. Any suggestions? -Mark [ Reply to This | # ] Fix Missing Mail Alert Sounds Authored by: nukular on Oct 06, '07 03:59:43PM I've put this in the forums multiple times...but share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Link2430, Oct 27, 2007 Link2430 thread starter macrumors newbie Joined: Oct 27, 2007 #3 That's the problem...it's all
But when i plug in headphones, the same phenomenon occurs in the headphones too. Up next The PowerBook G4 Lives! - Duration: 8:54. I tried resetting PRAM, Veryifying Disk and what not, and the tooth pick thing. this content share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply kas23, Nov 11, 2007 kas23 macrumors 603 Joined: Oct 28, 2007 #13 Mine did the same same exact
If not, your sound board (Left I/O board) is hosed. Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... Couldn't tell that PRAM reset, never got a second startup chime (much less a 5th) as instructions indicate.
Tried to fiddle around with other connectors while the PowerBook is "live" and playing music. As well, i dont see any red LED light that you guys are talking about. Has anyone had a permanent fix? Yes No Voted Undo Score 2 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
Cancel Skippy722 Rep: 5.7k 22 18 3 Posted: 11/10/2009 Options Permalink History you could have damaged the part where the ribbon connects to the speakers or logic board, so I would i don't have any hacks or special software on my mac. With the Thunderbolt to Firewire adapter, you will be good to go.5. have a peek at these guys Search for: About Me Common OpenStack Deployments, released September 2016 The Official Ubuntu Book (9th Edition), released July 2016 (8th edition, 2014) Feeds Entries (RSS) Comments (RSS) Archives Select Month October
The system may be faulty.