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i'm having problems installing snow leopard on my macbook (13" old model, think from 2007 or so)
i get this error when i try to install, i'm sure my HW is enough to meet the requirements, as also included..

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thanks for any help!
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Are you using a Snow Leopard retail disk or an install disk from another Mac, if its the install disk from another Mac it will only install that particular model of Mac.

I can't remember what error message it gives when you try though...
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required specs include;
requires one of the following graphics cards or graphics processors:

NVIDIA GeForce 320M, GeForce GT 330M, GeForce 9400M, GeForce 9600M GT, GeForce 8600M GT, GeForce GT 120, GeForce GT 130, GeForce GTX 285, GeForce 8800 GT, GeForce 8800 GS, Quadro FX 4800, Quadro FX5600
ATI Radeon HD 4670, ATI Radeon HD 4850, Radeon HD 4870

and if this is your model it may not be in the group;

MacBook "Core 2 Duo" 2.0 13" (White/06) Specs (Late 2006, MA700LL/A, A1181, 2121, MacBook2,1) @
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