Power Supply

Hard Drive Power Macintosh 6100

Before you begin, remove the top housing. Caution Review the ESD precautions in Bulletins Safety. 1 Remove the screw that secures the power supply. For easier access to the power supply, release the tabs of the floppy drive and slide the floppy drive forward a few inches. Note If a CD-ROM drive is present, remove the SCSI data cable and move the CD-ROM drive forward. Refer to the CD-ROM drive topic. 3 Disconnect these power supply cables CD-ROM drive power cable if installed 4 Slide the power...

CDROM Drive

Dismantle Powermac 6100

Before you begin, remove the top housing. Caution Review the ESD precautions in Bulletins Safety. Disconnect the SCSI data cable and CD-ROM drive power cable from the CD-ROM drive. 3 Remove the CD-ROM drive EMI shield. Press up on the tab and slide out the CD-ROM drive. sure to remove the CD-ROM drive from the carrier prior to returning the drive to Apple.

Compatibility Card

Dos Compatibility Card

Before you begin, remove the top housing. Caution Review the ESD precautions in Bulletins Safety. Note The DOS Compatibility card is an optional upgrade for the Power Macintosh 6100 Series computers. Note You must remove the sound card if present before returning the DOS Compatibility card to Apple. Remove the thumbscrews that secure the DOS Compatibility card to the computer's rear panel. Lift straight up on the DOS Compatibility card to remove it from the expansion slot on the logic board. 3...

Battery Verification

Before you begin, remove the top housing. Warning If handled or discarded improperly, the lithium battery in the computer could explode. Review battery handling and disposal instructions in Bulletins Safety. Caution Review the ESD precautions in Bulletins Safety. Set the voltmeter to the 10 volts DC scale. Hold the positive probe of the voltmeter to the positive end of the battery marked on the logic board and the negative probe to the negative end of the battery. If the battery voltage is...