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    Mar 21, 2008
    Question Two Operating Systems On ONE Computer
    Just got myself a powerbook G4 and I want to install some older adobe programs like after effects, but I can't because they apparently require a lower operating system. Right now it has OS X 10.4.11 and I'd like to install something like OS 8.

    How can I install it without it overriding the OS X? I know someone who has a computer with two operating systems on it, but they bought it like that. Can I do this or not? If so, how?


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    bryphotoguy's Avatar
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    Feb 02, 2007
    Chicago, IL
    Quad 2.8GHz Mac Pro, Edge iPhone
    I don't think you can run System 8 on a G4, or at least not natively.

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    harryb2448's Avatar
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    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac i5 2.7GHz, 16GB memory, OS 10.11.1.
    Maybe OS 9.2.2 will be the go. Have a look at Apple's web site.

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