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mini - Upgrading from mac x 10.4.11 t0 10.5.6


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I have a 07 mac mini I wish to up grade from mac x 10.4.11 to mac x 10.5.6 or higher I do not have any of the mac cat family installed ie tiger panther etc or mobile me I have just the basic mac mini all I wish to install is i Life 09

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You simply have to buy a retail copy of Leopard

A Mac mini would have come with Tiger (OS X 10.4 or Leopard (OS X 10,5) installed

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And purchase a copy of iLife '09 as it does not come with the OS.

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I have a 07 mac mini I wish to up grade from mac x 10.4.11 to mac x 10.5.6 or higher I do not have any of the mac cat family installed ie tiger panther etc
Of course you have the "cat" family installed. If your Mini currently has 10.4.11 installed on it...that's Tiger...a Tiger is a cat!

In fact EVERY single release of OS 10 has a "cat" name...so if you have OS 10 on your Mini...you have a "cat" named OS on it.

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