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Hey,

I'm thinking of downgrading to OS 9 just to try it out. Does anyone know where I can get software for it???
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Sorry....

Just to clarify... My system requirements are:

Apple G4 400Mhz
RAM 640 MB

I got my Mac with OS 9 installed and I upgraded it to 10.3 Panther.

Recently my brother got an OS 9 CD from. I kinda feel that I didn't give OS 9 a proper trial. I used it for a while sometime ago and kinda liked alot of features it had. But when I tried to find software for it over the net, I couldn't find any. Hence my upgrade.

If anyone is out there that can show me a good site. I would really appreciate it.
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There are plenty of places to look for System 9 install disks. You don't even need to get rid of OS X. You can run System 9 in OS X and your Mac will even boot natively in System 9.
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By the responses, I'm getting the feeling that there are a select few who still use the old OS.

Don't you ever feel that you need OS X to stay up to date with the latest???

Or is OS 9 so good that you just don't want to move from it....
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