help!? (message about startup disk)

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by teddybear, Aug 31, 2006.

  1. teddybear macrumors newbie

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    I need to know what (the system seftware on the startup disk only functions on the original media not if copied to ather drive) means
    Please help me i can no longer start my mac up
     
  2. Nermal Moderator

    Nermal

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    Which OS are you using? Typically that message only appears if you drag an OS 9 System Folder from a CD to a hard drive. Have you done anything like that?
     
  3. teddybear thread starter macrumors newbie

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    !

    i dont know this is kinda a family computer and 4 other people use it so it may have been done, I am just so lost
     
  4. teddybear thread starter macrumors newbie

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    I am using os 9 the computer model# is a1005 and it was made in 2002
     

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