View Full Version : Can I use the Apple restore disk on two different computers

Mar 3, 2008, 08:59 AM
I'm going to be moving in a month.

I brought 2 new macs within the past 3 months (one macbook and one 24 in imac).

However, I'd like to be able to just leave a copy of one of my mac's restore disc at my old house and just bring the other recovery disc with me.

So can I do this. Can I interchange one recover disk for another and still restore either one of my macs with it?

Mar 3, 2008, 09:05 AM
Sorry, the disks are customised for each specific Mac they are supplied with. The MacBook disks won't work with the iMac and vice-versa.

Why don't you copy the disks and leave the originals safe at home?