Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Apr 10, 2013
    United States
    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?

  2. #2

    nickyr's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 01, 2007
    Swansea - South Wales
    late 2012 IMac 27", early 2015 MBPr, early 2014 MBA, mid 2010 MB (10.12), iPhone 6 (iOS 10).
    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....

  3. #3

    cradom's Avatar
    Member Since
    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.
    One manís theology is another manís belly laugh.
    -Lazarus Long

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Apr 10, 2013
    United States
    Quote Originally Posted by cradom View Post
    This worked perfectly! Thank you!

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Unable to install drivers from Mac OSX installation disk in Vista
    By wesley04 in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 04-12-2011, 08:30 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 06-19-2010, 03:33 PM
  3. Changing Maya installation location
    By mundane bob in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-13-2009, 09:02 PM
  4. MacOs default wallpapers location
    By gavalian in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 01-27-2009, 09:24 AM
  5. Mac Wallpapers Directory Location?
    By Liam in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-15-2007, 08:22 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts