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    Wallpapers Location on OSX Installation Disk?
    I am trying to extract old OSX wallpapers from their installation disk but I cannot figure out where they are stored. More specifically, I am trying to do this for OSX 10.4 through 10.6.

    I tried searching for a "Desktop Pictures" folder with no luck. Does anyone know where they are located on the CD?

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    Nov 01, 2007
    Swansea - South Wales
    late 2012 IMac 27", early 2015 MBPr, early 2014 MBA, mid 2010 MB (10.13.4), iPhone 6 (iOS 11).
    In Finder, navigate to Go, then Goto Folder and type /Macintosh HD/Library/Desktop Pictures

    Sorry - just re-read your post - this'll find them on your hard drive.

    Johann Gambolputty de Von Ausfern....of Ülm

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    Feb 14, 2004
    Groves, Texas
    21in. iMac 10.11 --- HP Linux Mint 18
    Pacifist might be able to find them and possibly extract them.
    Download Pacifist for Mac - Install individual files from .pkg installers and more.
    Any priest or shaman must be presumed guilty until proved innocent.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cradom View Post
    This worked perfectly! Thank you!

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