macpro 2009

  1. superparati

    MP 1,1-5,1 No graphic card at cold boot cMP

    Hello!, Since I've updated my OS to 10.14.6 last week my computer at cold boot does not activate my screen. I check via screen sharing and I can load my session, but I can see in the preference system no graphic card detected. I have to reboot in order to activate my screen and therefore the...
  2. R

    How to install Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB Internal SSD to Mac Pro 2009

    Hi, I would like to install the Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB Internal SSD M.2 2280 NVMe PCIe 3.0 x4 PCI Express to my Mac Pro 2009. Will it support ? How to install ? (do I need a software or any technical things to do? How to make it a boot drive and transferring all the Apps from the old...
  3. J

    [Video Editing] Optimal Drive Configuration (More info inside)

    Hi there, I'm upgrading an old Mac Pro to be my main edit machine. I've got a PCIe SSD, a standard SSD, and a 7200 HDD. If I'm separating based on: OS Drive Media Drive Cache Which drive should be the fastest? The OS or the media drive? Now if we're not talking about video editing and...
  4. A

    Mac Pro 2009 upgrade (Dual Xenon?)..?

    Hi, I'm in the process of upgrading a Mac Pro 2009 (already flashed to 5,1) with 2 x 2.26 Quad core Xenon processors. I'm upgrading to the X5677 processors (which I know have to be de-lidded or spaced with washers etc.)...BUT I've read that I need a "Dual Xenon" processor...... so my question...
  5. At_Op45

    Mac Pro - Project Build

    Hi there. I am interested in upgrading an early 2009 Mac Pro. Below are my intended modifications and parts list. I was hoping to receive feedback and other insights on the project before I start it. On the Mac OS, I primarily intend on using Microsoft Office and general streaming like Netflix...
  6. J

    How upgrade Mac Pro (2009)

    Hello i would like to know if is possible to upgrade a Mac Pro that i bougth on 2009 (see picture) I would like to install Mojave on it, but a see a message from app store that say: MacOs 10.14 cannot be installed on this pc I read that if a change video card i could, but before buy something i...
  7. T

    Upgrade Mac Pro 4.1 to 5.1

    i have a Mac Pro 2009 4.1 with boot room MP41.0081.B04, i want to upgrade boot room to MP41.0081.B07 to flash to 5.1. please help me how to up from .B04 to .B07 thanks all
  8. R

    More audio outputs? (5,1)

    I'm on an early '08 Mac Pro 5,1. Is it possible to install more audio output ports? For the ideal system that I will gradually try to achieve, I would have the headphones out, + 3 other outs. So that's one output short. If it's possible, could you please suggest the correct component – the...
  9. A

    Soundflower Malware

    I want to download a software Soundflower. it's software that allows you to record the screen as well as the audio at the same time. I want to download it from this website– Has anyone else downloaded this software from this website? I...
  10. jabbawok

    Classic Mac Pro Handoff Problem Solved.

    I was having a real nightmare getting Handoff and Continuity to work on my Mac Pro 4,1 Flashed to 5,1. I have an apple Wireless AC/Bluetooth 4 card in an adapter which appeared to be working fine. Handoff was showing as supported in System Report, but it just wasn't working. I tried all the...
  11. SolidCake

    MP 4,1 flashed to 5,1 won't boot after FileVault

    Hey guys, Recently I overhauled my Mac Pro 4,1. I flashed it to 5,1 and upgraded the CPU to 2 x Xeon X5690's, which I successfully delidded myself *proud*. I also upgraded the RAM to 32GB 1333MHz and OSX is running from a Samsung EVO 850 @ 500GB. When I wanted to encrypt the drive, using...
  12. M

    Just aquired a A1186-2180 MacPro, difficulty installing OS

    Hey guys, yesterday I was able to pickup a MacPro A1186 EMC 2180 for a decent price ($160.00). It didn't come with a hard drive so I took to the forums to plan out my next steps. I tried to install a Sandisk SSD drive but the SSD doesn't mate well with the MacPro drive holder and my 3.5"...