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G5 no longer recognizes firewire

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Apr 11, 2013 8:18 AM

Hi, I have an early 2009 G5 that I have recently upgraded to OS X 10.8.3.  I have also installed an external eSATA drive.  Now, I can't get any of my FireWire devices to work.  They show up in the System Report under the FireWire Bus, but FCP and Garage Band do not recognize them.  I have restarted the computer many times, reset the PRAM, tried every port, switched cables.  Everything was working fine before the OS and eSATA upgrades.

 

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Mac Pro (Early 2009), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3)

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