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I have a Power Mac G4 Dual Mirror 1.25 Gig. I just love the case and do not want to get rid of it if I buy a new Mac computer.

I Would like to know if I could upgrade it or is there a way to install intelduo core processor into it?
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...is there a way to install intelduo core processor into it?
Nope...can't do it.

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G'day and welcome to the forums.

As Nick says, no period. You could upgrade to an after market CPU such as available from OWC, but really not worth the cost of several hundred dollars. Save your bucks and get at least a Core 2 Duo Mac capable of running Lion OS x.7.

Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!
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