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    Flashing Mac
    Hi I hope you can help me, my mates ibook now just boots to a flashing mac with a question mark in it. I've got an os 9 install disc but not the restore. That disc I discovered to my joy is in several pieces now.

    Holding the option key we get a screen with a circle and an arrow on it, but thats all and it doesnt do anything? Whats that all about?

    Any one know anything?


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    If it is a complete OS 9 installation disk, reboot the machine while holding down the "C" key, and it will boot from the disk and allow you to format & reinstall.

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