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i just got this mac today from my mom because she got a new one. This mac has os 9.1 and is a g4. Infront of me i have a disk that says Mac G5 Mac Os X Install Disc 1 and i have disc 2. This is installed on my moms new computer and i was wondering if i am able to install it on this computer.
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no you cannot, the install disks that come with a new computer only work with that type of computer. You can however, buy a seperate copy of OS X to install on it.
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