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  1. #1

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    Feb 04, 2011
    mac mini osx install questions
    Having worked with Linux and Windows i am used to working with drivers when installing an OS on a machine. My question is do the discs that came with the mac mini have all the appropraite drivers on them?

    Also, is there anything i need to know about installing on a mac mini?

    I only ask all of this because the google option did not bring anything up directly no matter how many times i tried i came up with nothing.

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    osxx's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 19, 2008
    houston texas
    09 MBP 8GB ram 500GB HD OS 10.9 32B iPad 4 32GB iPhone 5 iOs7 2TB TC Apple TV3
    Yes and the mini is pre-loaded ready to go out of the box.

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    Member Since
    Feb 04, 2011
    Thank you, the last owner left a bunch of crap on the mac mini and i want to clean it up using the discs but i wanted to make sure i didnt need anything else to go with it. thank you so much.

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    Raz0rEdge's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 17, 2009
    27" i7 iMac, 15" Macbook Pro TB, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 6S, iPod Nano 7th Gen
    If you have the grey discs that came with that Mac Mini, just pop it in and it will install all the necessary pieces without needing you to specifically go and download any extra drivers..that's not how Macs work..


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    MYmacROX's Avatar
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    Mar 17, 2009
    2008 15" MBP Yosemite, 2012 21.5" iMac Yosemite
    Other than Google (which turned up lots of useful answers), don't forget about Apple's support page.
    Mac OS X 10.6 Help: Restoring your computer?s software
    64GB iPhone 6, 64GB iPad Air 2.

    Reminder: Please include your Mac's specs. This will make it much easier for the other members to assist you.

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