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Leopard won't install

275 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: May 27, 2013 7:37 AM by BGreg RSS
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May 27, 2013 6:10 AM

Can anyone help, I have a 2005 iMac g5 that meets all the specs for leopard and the instalation window opens up but when I choose my language and hit next it says Mac OSX can not be installed on this machine.

thanks

iMac G5 (17-inch Ambient Light Sensor), Mac OS X (10.4.11)
  • BGreg Level 6 Level 6 (17,500 points)
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    May 27, 2013 7:37 AM (in response to Apple_OSX)

    That can happen if you're using a gray-faced OS X installation disk from another system, for example a MacBook or MacBook Pro. The installation disks are locked to the system type they are delivered with and can't be used on other mac systems.

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