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    Restore Macintosh HD from flash drive?

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    Exclamation Restore Macintosh HD from flash drive?
    Ok so i have Snow Leopard on a flash drive. It's not reformatted it just the plain dmg file. My question is, can i go into disk utility under Macintosh HD then go to the restore tab and restore it from the dmg file on my flash drive?
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    on januray 6th- Macbook pro 2.26 ghz 2gbs of ram and 160 gb hard drive

    ipod touch 2nd gen 8 gb

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    Restore Macintosh HD from flash drive?
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    Restore Macintosh HD from flash drive?
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