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Quadra 950

 

Announced in May 1992, the Quadra 950 was a "speed bump" of the Quadra 900. The processor was upgraded from a 25 Mhz 68040 to a 33 Mhz. The Quadra 950 sold for $7,200.

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 Quadra 950 Specs

 

 

 

Upgrades

Check out my Mac store for parts!
The Apple workgroup Server was a special version of the Quadra 950 designed to run Apple's version of Unix. The only difference between the Quadra 950 and the AwS 95 is the presence of the Apple workgroup Server PDS Card in the AwS 95. To use the 95 as a standard Mac, you must remove that card.

Memory -d/l HyperCard stacks on how to install memory. Color Black and white
You'll need HyperCard or
HC Player to view the stacks
Chipping the Quadra
Output Enablers clock chipper
PPC Upgrades
100 mhz PPC card
Sonet QuadDoubler
Download my
Get Your Compact Mac On the web Tutorial for info on memory and system upgrades.
Ram Guide for Macs
Install 8.5 on a PPC upgrade 040

Internet

Serial port normally restricted to 57.6 kbps; use of a 56k modem may be limited.
Start here for internet info on a 605
Get Your Compact Mac On the web - everything you need.
worldshare has free internet for 68k Macs - Mac Plus or up. No banners, no proprietary software to download. (Requires minimum $10 donation to the charity of your choice, also requires filling out 1 survey a month. Not available in all cities).
Tips For Browsing On Older Macs
Info About Browsers On Older Macs
Surf the web through another Mac - Mac Plus or up
ZTerm HOw-TO. Connect to Unix hosts or Macs and PC's with this terminal emulation program.
Tips on using Eudora on older Macs
Sue Korlan's Internet FAQ - tips and tricks on getting online and staying online
Disc image of system 6.0.8 with Eudora 1.3.1 - use email while booted off a floppy

Software

System 7.5.3 and 7.5.5
The 950 can run older version of Photoshop, Illustrator, PageMaker albeit slowly.
Start here for info on software for the 950
Software that will work on 68000 Macs
Formatting third party (non Apple) drives on a 950.

Uses

word Processing
web server
Email
HyperCard programming for kids
Learn How To Type
Play old games
Learn Unix
Play network games
Paint programs for kids
Animation creation with HyperCard, Director, Videoworks (last two are out of print)
Clock
Datase, mailing list, recipes with Filemaker 1-3, HyperCard

 

 


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