It sounds like a hardware problem to me.
What happens when you boot off a cd? Does it run forever or does it shut down. If it shuts down that would be a pretty clear indication that the issue is hardware.
What happens if you boot...
Originally Posted by inhalexhale
What could be the problem?
Apparently there is an issue with DNS.
If you are using 3rd party DNS, try using the one specified by...
Originally Posted by tanninman
I own a small business and need to computerize. I am a long time Mac user, never windows.
Of course the software is Windows only. I really want to buy 2 new iMacs, install XP and use...
You can do this with migration assistant. It's the same tool you used to import your own stuff.
Applications > Utilities > Migration Assistant
start your wife's computer in target disk mode, only import her user stuff and...
Is your DSL connection PPPoE? If so is the airport initiating the PPPoE connection?
Sounds like the PPPoE connection is what is going down.
I have a Time Capsule with a similar problem. It starts the PPPoE...
OK found it:
Might check the values of these two strings:
Root > System > Network > Hostnames > LocalhostName >
Root > System > System > Computer Name...
Originally Posted by womblingfree
So I need a new power adaptor for a 12" G4 iBook.
Are there any good and reliable alternatives? Quality over cheapness is important to me, Apple seems to fail on both counts.