|Aug 21, 2004, 06:54 AM||#1|
Checking G5 RAM before installing OS: possible?
Just received 12 sticks of 512mb RAM from Crucial for our 3 x dual 2.5ghz's.
Is it possible to install these modules & see whether they're OK from the OS set-up or install disks without actually installing the OS itself?
I don't want to install the OS till we've got the new hard-drives in which are yet to arrive.
Anybody done something like this before?
Any help much appreciated...
Edit: Would it be possible to make a bootable system DVD with Carbon Copy Cloner on my G4 and use that to boot from and use System Profiler?
ps. I do have a brand-new external 320gb fire-wire drive which I may be able to use in the process, if I could boot from that...
Last edited by Blue Velvet; Aug 21, 2004 at 12:17 PM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|No wake up after RAM upgrade.||nitro912gr||MacBook||5||Mar 21, 2013 03:10 AM|
|PowerMac G5 AirPort card installation||osxoverwin||PowerPC Macs||7||Oct 16, 2011 04:42 AM|
|Not enough ram to install lion?||aerlenbach||MacBook||2||Sep 2, 2011 11:54 PM|
|Upgrade ram before install Snow Leopard?||chomomo||MacBook Pro||2||Oct 7, 2009 04:50 AM|
|Help checking if RAM is installed||cstein||MacBook||11||May 10, 2009 02:07 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:49 PM.