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g4 ibook wont boot past blinking folder


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Hi everyone glad to be aboard i purchased a ibook g4 when i turn it on it gos to blinking folder if i push options it goes to a padlock ? it has no ram outher than the builtin 256 k i pulled the hard drive put it in a g3 it booted fine,t the g3 hard drive in g4 same thing blinking folder ??? ,any help appreciated thanks pete.
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That means it cannot see a working system to boot from. Did the seller include the restore DVD with that G4?

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Hi thanks for reply no he did not i tried my black tiger dvd no go any help appreciated
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