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Old Mar 3, 2009, 10:38 PM   #1
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I was just given a Power mac G4

Basically I got this computer just cause I know Macs. Its been in my closet for months now. They gave me some cheap mouse, broken original keyboard and cracked os disc that I tossed (lost caused). I know I can't sell it in the MR forums due to no disc but I have no idea what to do with this thing. I do not want to even keep it.

How can I get rid of it?
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You could just sell here without any operating system installed at all.
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You could just sell here without any operating system installed at all.
I thought you cannot sell a computer without the installation disc?
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I thought you cannot sell a computer without the installation disc?
If there's no operating system installed then you don't need to provide the disc...
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that part means that?
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that part means that?
You need to transfer the media and ownership of any software that you sell with a computer.
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You need to transfer the media and ownership of any software that you sell with a computer.
Thank you for that clarification!!
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