[rescue] Want-To-Borrow Macintosh Power Supply

Steve Hatle shatle at nfldinet.com
Thu Dec 26 20:18:15 CST 2002

On 12/26/02 8:07 PM, "Jonathan C. Patschke" <jp at celestrion.net> wrote:

> Something else that makes me think the IIci's PS is dead is that the
> machine started misbehaving by randomly turning itself off, and
> sometimes refusing to turn on.  The IIfx worked before I shipped it out
> here, and arrived dead (thanks, UPS!), also making me think the PS might
> have received some trauma.  I reseated all the chips on the logic board,
> but that didn't improve the situation.

Try holding down  command-option-P-R all at the same time when you power up,
and let it do the startup chime twice. Then the PRAM will be reset, and at
least at a known good state.

Chances are it won't help, but at least it doesn't cost you anything :-)


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