Category Archives: PowerMacs

Another successful Vintage Mac data recovery: A PowerBook G4 from 2003!

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A MacMedics customer asked us to recover the data off of this PowerBook G4 12-inch from 2003. They had taken it to another shop where they couldn’t figure out how to take it apart and actually broke the Mac’s case. Also, some of the screws were missing (not cool). This particular Mac is notoriously difficult […]

I recently helped a MacMedics customer recover 33-year-old data from an 80MB SCSI hard drive.

I recently helped a MacMedics customer recover 33-year-old data from an 80MB (That’s Megabyte!) 2.5-inch SCSI hard drive. The BIOS of the SCSI drive was so old that my usual method did not work. Instead, I used a 1990 Mac to read the customer’s SCSI drive, which I mounted externally. The rescue computer had a […]

Recovering data from a 27-year-old Mac? Sure thing, just another normal day at MacMedics!

We had the opportunity to help a MacMedics customer today retrieve data from a Power Mac 7200 From 1996 with a SCSI hard drive. The old Power Mac wouldn’t turn on, so we connected the SCSI hard drive to a Power Mac G4 with an internal SCSI card to retrieve the data. The PowerMac G4 […]

Apple Certified Macintosh Technician Opening In The MacMedics Baltimore Office

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Apple Certified Macintosh Technician Opening In The MacMedics Baltimore Office Come work for MacMedics, the company that revolutionized on-site AND in-lab Macintosh service, sales, support, and consulting in the Mid-Atlantic region. A unique opportunity to join the MacMedics team in is available for the right person. MacMedics is seeking an Apple Certified Macintosh Technician to […]

MacMedics Saves A Customer's Lost Wedding & Honeymoon Photos As Well As A Masters Thesis

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We love to help when we can, especially when it comes to wedding and honeymoon pictures. This was a case where our customer could not afford a full data recovery, but there were portions of the drive that were available to us. One of our engineers, Chris, decided to take it upon himself to try […]

Do You Need Your Rocket Plans From 1997 Off Of A PowerMac 7300/180? No Problem!

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Today we transferred data from a PowerMac 7300/180 that came with a 2GB SCSI Quantum hard drive. This Mac is owned by NASA. We removed the hard drive and hooked it up to our equipment that can read SCSI devices and copied the entire hard drive to a DVD ROM.

Sell Or Trade In Your Broken Mac, iPhone, iPod, Or iPad To MacMedics

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MacMedics will accept your working, non-working, or damaged Apple hardware as a trade-in credit towards a new Apple Mac computer; You can also apply a trade-in credit towards service on your existing Mac that might need repairs or data recovery. If you have broken or outdated gear just lying around, MacMedics will even purchase some […]

More Praise For MacMedics Baltimore

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This is a review that was posted by our client, Ty Ford on Google on 7/28/11. You can read the review on Google here. Mac Medics RULES! Back in the day, you could call Apple and ask a question (or more) and get a nice person to answer that question. It used to be that […]

Disaster-Proof Your Digital Possessions By Creating An Off-Site Backup

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It’s not just fire you need to worry about. Anything can happen, and it will (See this link and the picture of the two week old MacBook Pro below. How do you think that data is doing right now?). You could drop your iPhone, iPod, or laptop or any of those devices could get doused […]

MacMedics Has Purchased Apple Specialist, macUpgrades Of Bethesda, Maryland

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A letter from Craig Hirai / Amy Wooden of macUpgrades: Dear Former macUpgrades Customer, We are pleased to let you know that MacMedics, in Lanham, Maryland, has purchased all the assets of macUpgrades. Dana Stibolt, President, and Kory Barrett, Vice President, have been a real pleasure to work with, as we have completed this rather […]