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  1. #1

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    Aug 31, 2010
    You need to restart your computer msg
    Hi I changed hard disk in my macbook
    Then i used as start up the original Leopard disk and then i restored the harddisk with Time Machine backup ,after i finished i was unable to start up my Mac again and getting the msg "you need to restart...etc etc "message.
    I have also Snow Leopard DvD should i have used that DVD for start up before i used the back up i made with Time Machine?
    Thanks for help

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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    What operating system was on the hard disk that you changed and made the backup from? If it was Snow Leopard, then you should have used the Snow Leopard DVD not Leopard.

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    Member Since
    Aug 31, 2010
    yes me dummy was Snow Leopard the back up i made with Time Machine
    im redoing it with the Snow Leopard DVD dvd as start up

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    harryb2448's Avatar
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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac i5 2.7GHz, 16GB memory, OS 10.11.1.
    Don't let it worry you Phil we all do these things. And welcome to the forums!

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