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Create ZIP 100 Boot Disk for PowerBook 540c?



How can I create a ZIP 100 boot disk for our PowerBook 540c? I'd like to use System 7.5 for the boot disk. We already have System 7.5.5 on the PowerBook 540c. Can I simply drag the present System 7.5.5. onto a ZIP disk, and then use the ZIP 100 disk for a boot disk?


-- vjamacaddict


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Dec 24, 2002
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14in MacBook Pro M1 Max 32GB 2TB
If the folder in question is bootable, then copying it to zip would make it bootable also. The problem I see, is will the system boot off a zip disk. I don't recall being able to boot off of a zip drive, not to say that you can.

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