Apple has added a few new articles to the Knowledge Base regarding the Power Mac G5. Appleis Knowledge Base (sometimes referred to as the KBase) is a central location for all of Appleis support documents and other important information.
All of the articles are fairly short, so we have listed the titles here along with a short description of each. You can click on the titles to read more.
Power Mac G5: Runs at Reduced Speed When Air Deflector Not Properly Installed
So, youive taken your Power Mac G5 apart already. Be careful in putting it back together, though. If the air deflector is installed improperly, the computer will run at a reduced speed.
Power Mac G5: Serial Number Location
As you are about to put the side access panel back on, note the location of the serial number tag near the bottom of the machine, just behind where the panel goes.
Power Mac G5: External Antenna Required for AirPort or Bluetooth Reception
Now that itis all closed up, make sure you plug in the AirPort Extreme and BlueTooth antennas (if your machine is so equipped), or youill be without wireless access.
Power Mac G5: How to Identify External AirPort and Bluetooth Antennas
Youill notice that the two antennas look different. Well, the T-shaped one is for AirPort Extreme, with the cylinder-shaped one for BlueTooth.
You can find more detailed information in the linked Knowledge Base articles.