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I have a MDD dual 1.4 G4 running 10.3.9 and I'd like to upgrade to 10.4 and above. Do I need a special install disk or plug-in to go to 10.4 that is not G5 native? I have seen install disks for 10.4 that are for G5's and I'm not sure they will work on my system.
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All retail copies of Tiger (10.4) are for PowerPC Macs, so just find yourself a copy of that and you're set.


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The disk should be black like this:



Grey ones offered on eBay are restore disks, which are hardware specific and, unless you find the correct disk for your exact Mac model, they won't work.
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