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I've got 10.2.8 on the beige, and I assumed a full-install of 10.4 wouldn't care what OS I have installed. Unmount the disk image. Will I be able to view the read me file on a PC?Answered that question my self. After having some issues with the computer starting up, I decided to erased the HD with the Zero out Data option so I can reinstall with the OS disks that I this contact form

Hope that helps people. EDIT: If it's after the language then I think it is due to the minimum OS problem. Use Disk Utility, and create a read/write image from Disk 1. (Disk 2 does not need to be changed). I have checked and double checked and triple checked the specs against the OS X version I am trying to install and it seems to match up from everything I've been https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3207295?tstart=0

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I will try it later tomorrow. Will USB DVD works with G4?Click to expand... At this point the computer has found a valid system disk and is attempting to load the OS.

By sbeckman in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless Replies: 2 Last Post: 05-10-2010, 11:13 PM "This software cannot be installed on this computer" By Donkel in forum OS X - Operating The system requirements of the PowerPC edition are: A PowerPC G3, G4, or G5 processor running at 333 MHz or more Built-in FireWire At least 256 MB of RAM (512 MB You'll need to format the PowerBook's drive (from the Utilities menu find Disk Utility). This Version Of Macos 10.12 Cannot Be Installed On This Computer anyway, the new drive is in and the laptop starts up but I cannot get it to install the OS I have the disks labeled PowerBook G4 Mac OS X Install

I have taken the exact steps listed above and NO external drive was connected and it would not boot past recognizing the install disc., getting the apple logo, and spinning it's Mac Os Cannot Be Installed On Your Computer Using Automator to move files one folder up Weird PDF behaviour in Yosemite Copying files to multiple folders using Applescript Looking for simple iTunes track info visualizer Adding SSD iMac Mid Internet, Networking, and Wireless iPhone, iPad, iPod iPhone Hardware and Accessories iPod Hardware and Accessories iPad Hardware and Accessories iOS and Apps Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating System

If it all worked, you should see the familiar Grey apple logo and with white background.

This is where you get the fabulous "Mac OSX Cannot Install on this computer" notice. Flat Package Editor At the top of the screen (I believe it is under utilities) - choose Terminal. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Thanks guys.

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Jul 24, 2011 12:26 PM Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by RachelnJorge, RachelnJorge Jul 24, 2011 12:40 PM in response to BDAqua Level 1 (0 points) Jul 24, http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/mac-os-x-cannot-install-on-this-computer-read-install-read-me-on-the-dvd.407190/ Thanks again. Mac Os Cannot Be Installed On This Computer Sierra Then, use the XAR utility to uncompress the OSINSTALL file you'll find in /System/Library/... Macos Sierra Cannot Be Installed On This Computer About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new!

Unplug the CD and hard drive and remove them and their cables. I notice that in the 'Get Info' window for the mounted Disc Image under Permissions it says that the Owner is 'System'. [ Reply to This | # ] 10.4: Install Problem was that none of these CD-Rom's would even mount or get read on my iBook when inserted. (Because they were burned too quickly, I suppose.) SO, knowing that I would Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? This Version Of Mac Os 10.12 Cannot Be Installed On This Computer

Loading... it booted and i was able to select the language. I've made many changes to the OSInstall.dist program; right now, the machine checker and the rom checker both just return true. http://amigasuperbit.com/cannot-be/quickbooks-error-1334-the-file-remoteassist-exe-cannot-be-installed.html Even did it to my mother's 350MHz non-firewire iMac.

All you have to lose is a few blank DVD+R DLs. File System Verify Or Repair Failed Please do not give me advice that I have already done such as trying to boot without anything connected and from the install disc.... You'll know its mounted when it shows up under /Volumes (ls -la /Volumes) to see what its named.

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Welcome to Mac-Forums! Might have a bad DVD. I had some problems about a year ago or so where the computer would freeze and then it wouldn't want to restart. Mac Os Cannot Be Installed On This Computer File System Verify Or Repair Failed Make sure you back up everything first, and have a clar plan to revery back to 10.3 before you try this. [ Reply to This | # ] 10.4: Install Tiger

Ritek (memorex, etc.) DL DVDs work fine. 2. But why won't it install the OS X? I recently purchased an iMac from a friend with the following specs: iMac5,1/Intel Core 2 Duo/2.16ghz/2GB RAM/250gbHD/20"iSight He used WipeDrive to wipe the hard drive before turning the computer over to Srsly.

If this works install the new drive in the external enclosure and connect it to the computer. Please type your message and try again.            RachelnJorge Level 1 (0 points) Q: Alert This software cannot be installed on this computer Hello,I have a Imac G5 PPC, 1.8 Still a problem but I tried using the Software Install and Restore Disks for PowerBook G4 15-inch and 17-inch Mac OS X 10.3.4, but when this disc is in it runs