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Jul 27, 2010, 09:46 PM
Where can i get a copy of os 9.2.2 so that my tower can boot it? I keep seeing that OS 9 is available for free download but I can't find it!

Jul 27, 2010, 09:48 PM
Downloading Mac OS 9 for free is pirating as it isn't freely downloadable yet. Your best bet your be eBay.

Jul 27, 2010, 09:52 PM
Ahhh...got it. I thought i had read that apple had released it. Thanks for the info.

Jul 27, 2010, 09:53 PM
The updates are free so you can find 9.0/9.1 or so and update to 9.2 for free. Check ebay. I'm sure you can source a disc for pennies....

Jul 28, 2010, 01:38 AM
As long as your MDD is:

G4 1ghz MDD.

it won't be able to boot OS 9. It's FW800. Only Classic mode in OS X.