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  1. Squuiid liked h9826790's post in the thread Another Mac Pro 4,1 to 5,1 EFI Update Problem.

    Some extra info 1) if he run the firmware updater AGAIN, he will downgrade the firmware back to 4,1, but NOT re-do the 5,1 firmware...

    Oct 21, 2017 at 10:39 PM
  2. Squuiid replied to the thread Continuity Activation tool in High Sierra.

    They are whitelisting. And CAT adds the Mac Pro to the whitelist. You need to use CAT, or make the changes manually, which is what I do....

    Oct 21, 2017 at 10:34 PM
  3. Squuiid replied to the thread Another Mac Pro 4,1 to 5,1 EFI Update Problem.

    A 960 EVO won’t work. Your options are AHCI drives only, so: SM951 AHCI edition XP941 HyperX Predator The updated 5,1 firmware only...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 11:37 PM
  4. Squuiid replied to the thread LG UltraFine 5K - Issues/bugs.

    Is this machine kept off the internet? I very much doubt it. Your Mac is more vulnerable to attack than you can imagine. You are...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 11:31 PM
  5. Squuiid replied to the thread Mac Pro 5,1 Graphics Card upgrade suggestions?.

    Use a 2x mini-6pin to single 8 pin adapter and there’s no ‘risking it’.

    Oct 18, 2017 at 10:37 AM
  6. Squuiid liked devon807's post in the thread Mac Pro 5,1 Graphics Card upgrade suggestions?.

    +1 To this. It works right out of the box, no hacks needed. RX 580 is very stable. The Pascal 10xx series are reportedly very unstable...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 8:58 AM
  7. Squuiid replied to the thread Mac Pro 5,1 Graphics Card upgrade suggestions?.

    Go RX 580. The supplemental update debacle just highlights what a pain it is to run a Mac Pro with the 10xx series, glitches aside.

    Oct 18, 2017 at 4:57 AM
  8. Squuiid replied to the thread 802.11ac, BT 4.0 and Continuity & Handoff are working on Mac Pro 2010 (Keep Updating).

    Exactly what crossed my mind too. It sounds like the card unseated itself.

    Oct 18, 2017 at 4:55 AM
  9. Squuiid liked h9826790's post in the thread 802.11ac, BT 4.0 and Continuity & Handoff are working on Mac Pro 2010 (Keep Updating).

    May be it's time to open up the case, and try to re-seat the card.

    Oct 18, 2017 at 4:54 AM
  10. Squuiid liked HugeHungarian's post in the thread 2009 Mac Pro x5677 Upgrade.

    Ok people, so I went into Harbor Freight and found a $16 drill press vice. This was preferable because it is flat on the bottom and...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 2:08 PM
  11. Squuiid replied to the thread 2009 Mac Pro x5677 Upgrade.

    This was my experience with 4 out of 5. They required quite a lot of pressure to pop. One did go pretty easily however. Regardless, none...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:03 PM
  12. Squuiid liked ActionableMango's post in the thread 2009 Mac Pro x5677 Upgrade.

    Yes there is a preferred direction. This is the video I followed. He identifies the direction and provides an explanation of why he...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:01 PM
  13. Squuiid liked MIKX's post in the thread 2009 Mac Pro x5677 Upgrade.

    As one who is soon to enter the 4,1 - 5,2 CPU upgrade Twihlight Zone .. and . .after endless Googling this idea came to me in a...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 7:53 AM
  14. Squuiid replied to the thread LG UltraFine 5K - Owners Thread.

    I think you've missed my point. I had already done as you had suggested, leaving the laptop open while doing the update. My issue is...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 6:50 AM
  15. Squuiid replied to the thread 2009 Mac Pro x5677 Upgrade.

    LOL, nicely put. I did 5 CPUS in a vice with no failures. My two cents.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 6:49 AM