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I can't install Mac OS 9 on my iMac G4 17" 800Mhz.

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Apr 11, 2012 5:20 PM

Hello!

 

I've just installed Mac OS X Tiger on my iMac G4 17" i know Tiger is outdated, but it's faster than Leopard and Tiger still runs fine.

now i tried to install Mac OS 9 too. For some performance reasons. But after the Welcome Screen, the Display turns black and i can't see nothing

It's the original Mac OS 9 CD from the iMac G4. And it's the original rom, i never changed anything. Maybe Mac OS 9 doesn't have the right kext for the iMac ?!

 

Maybe you know how to fix it?! It would be awesome!
Thanks!

iMac, Mac OS X (10.4.11), iMac G4 17" 800MHz

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