|Jun 23, 2005, 04:15 PM||#1|
Getting Ibook back to original settings
I am most likely selling my ibook g4 in the next couple days, so does anyone know how to get it back to the settings it had when i first got it, and to erase all of the current data off the hard drive thanks.
Ibook g4 12" 1.33ghz
|Jun 23, 2005, 04:32 PM||#2|
Do a clean install. And choose to format the disk with 8 way random overwrite (or whatever it's called) - I cannot remember if this is an option after you've chosen install type or if you have to run disk utility from the tools menu in the installer, but you probably find it...
This erases EVERYTHING form the disk before you install Panther or Tiger again, and leave no (or really very little, but don't get concerned over it) trace of anything you had on it.
Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it; those who fail to learn history correctly... why, they are simply doomed.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|iBook G3 Original Software CDs||reco2011||PowerPC Macs||2||May 27, 2014 08:43 AM|
|Changed icon's reverting back to original.||rueffy||Mac Basics and Help||6||Sep 11, 2013 07:08 AM|
|UIButton moving back to original position?||ts91||iPhone/iPad Programming||4||Apr 17, 2013 10:34 AM|
|Can't Restore Original Settings Tiger||hansbraul||iMac||3||Mar 14, 2013 09:53 AM|
|iPhone: I want to restore my iphone back to its original settings||poon||Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks||1||Dec 21, 2012 06:03 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:26 AM.