Picked up beige Mac G3

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Mon Dec 11 17:54:00 CST 2017

On 12/11/2017 03:35 PM, Adrian Graham via cctalk wrote:

> Going from memory you need to press ‘C’ to boot from CD and you might also need to replace the PRAM battery.

I'll second the bit about the PRAM battery.   I've got one of these
beige G3 boxes and can affirm that a failing PRAM battery can create all
sorts of strange havoc, including not powering on at all.

Note that said battery is 3.6V, so a CR2032 won't do it.


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