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MacBook - HOW DO I install on a fresh Drive for my Powerbook G4


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Hello,
i recently got a new drive (Hitachi 120 gig 5400RPM) form my powerbook G4 cos the old one is dead,
i opened the powerbook and fixed the new one, when i power on A grey screen appears and flashing in the middle of the screen is a folder, i tried booting from the dvd holding the C key, even tried the ail key, and it still takes me to this screen with the folder, then the MAC face, and then a question mark.
and i keeps flashing, i tried pressing alt key while this folder was showing and it show a a big lock and a place to put in a password, am confussed,
i tried entering all the passwords i've used on the mac before but nothing............

how do i install Tiger on this harddrive
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Your media is bootable, right? You might want to check to be sure the disk is install correctly.

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Are you holding down the C key from the second it makes the chime noise?
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