Problem with installing OS 10.3

Discussion in 'macOS' started by halfprep455, Feb 26, 2007.

  1. halfprep455 macrumors regular


    Feb 17, 2007
    Maryland USA
    I am installing Mac Os 10.3 on my friends g3 B&W and when it gets to the part where you select the destination, no destination is displayed. I just put a new rev 2 motherboard in it. I waited for 2 hours and there was still no destination displayed.
  2. wrldwzrd89 macrumors G5


    Jun 6, 2003
    Solon, OH
    Can you boot the Mac from the hard drive? If you can, and it boots into Mac OS 9 (or earlier), you probably have a HFS-formatted drive, rather than HFS Plus, which Mac OS X requires.

    If you can't boot from the hard drive, check that new motherboard. It might be dead, or some required cable for the hard drive might not be connected properly.

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