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g3 all in one

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by TheMasin9, Oct 28, 2005.

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    i just bought a g3 all in one (i couldnt pass it up for $5) when it boots up there is a little disk in the middle with a flashing question mark. Does this mean it cant find the hard drive or that there is no OS installed or what. Thanks.
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    James Philp

    It could be either. but most likely there is no valid startup folder on the disk.
    If you have any old discs (os 9 perhaps) you could try starting it up from there.
    I could suggest other things, but I fear they could blow the old thing up (without knowing more spec.)
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    Pistol Pete

    i have one of those too....

    im running 10.2

    576mb of ram...

    i bought mine for a lot more than that though!
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    i have a disk

    i have an old 9.2 startup disc but when i press c on the boot up it wont go for the cd for some reason...

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