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The PowerMac G5 is a desktop computer first produced in 2003 by the Apple Corporation. This guide will review the repair process of an Apple PowerMac G5 model number A1047 EMC 2061 from 2004. It was discontinued in 2006 as part of the Intel switch first to developers then consumers.

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Why won't my Power Mac G5 connect to the internet

I have an Powermac G5 with the single core.

I have installed the antennae to the back of the machine and I have put the airport extreme card in.

It will not recognize the airport card in the apple software(My powermac G5 runs OS X Panther.

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The PowerMac and iMac G5 are two different types of machines. Please go here and see if it is the first link or one from the second link.

Is this the antennae you used?

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Which airport did you use:

airport extreme card


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FYI here’s the Bluetooth module

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This model used the Apple part# 661-3045

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Here’s a video on how to install the card. Be sure to plug the antennae cable into it!

Now go to your System Preferences and make sure it sees it and is turned on.

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Hi it is the computer in the second link and I used the same antenna and I used the AirPort Extreme card


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