sell imac ICD

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by tim2006, Jul 23, 2006.

  1. tim2006 macrumors 6502

    Jan 18, 2006
    I recently got a good deal on a MBP and had perviously purchased a 20 in iMac ICD. I dont use the imac any more and am tyring to sell it before it gets an update. What do I need to do to prepare it for sale. I can reinstall tiger and to an earse and install but I read some where that you can do an earse from tiger with 7 x overwirte. How do you do this?
  2. Fleetwood Mac macrumors 65816

    Fleetwood Mac

    Apr 27, 2006
    When I get my comps ready to sell I just reformat the drives once. Even if your real worried about security, 3 times will be quite enough. 7 could takes hours.....

    Basically its just a matter of slipping the recovery discs in and booting from them. Then you have to open up the disk utitlity to reformat. Then you can reinstall tiger.

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