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Apple Power Mac G5 Mac OSX Install Discs  Mac OS Version 10.3.7  Install Disc 1 (2Z691-5269-A)  Install Disc 2 (2Z691-5270-A) - Is it compatible with Power PC G5 (2.2)?


Mac OS X (10.5.8)
  • BDAqua Level 10 (122,202 points)

    Part Number(s) : 2Z691-5269-A

    MacOS X 10.3.7 PowerMac G5 DVD (2 disk)

     

    Original Apple OSX 10.3.7 (Panther) system install disks for PowerMac G5 including hardware test. The OSX DVD which will install a complete fresh system. Although this disk is branded for the PowerMac G5, it will instal OSX on any DVD equipped system capable of running OSX 10.3.

     

    http://www.thebookyard.com/product.php?products_id=5678

     


    Trouble is I don't know which G5 it is you have, some cannot boot less than 10.4

     

    At the Apple Icon at top left>About this Mac.

     

    Then click on More Info>Hardware and report this upto *but not including the Serial#*...

     

    Hardware Overview:

     

    Machine Name: Power Mac G5 Quad

    Machine Model: PowerMac11,2

    CPU Type: PowerPC G5 (1.1)

    Number Of CPUs: 4

    CPU Speed: 2.5 GHz

    L2 Cache (per CPU): 1 MB

    Memory: 10 GB

    Bus Speed: 1.25 GHz

    Boot ROM Version: 5.2.7f1

     

    If you don't know the model, find the Serial# & use it on one of these sites, but don't post the Serial# here...

     

    http://www.chipmunk.nl/klantenservice/applemodel.html

     

    http://www.appleserialnumberinfo.com/Desktop/index.php

     

    How to find the serial number of your Apple hardware product...

     

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1349