Can I use the Macbook Air Software Reinstall Drive

Discussion in 'macOS' started by utstudent, Apr 23, 2011.

  1. utstudent macrumors newbie

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    Can I use the Macbook Air Software Reinstall Drive to install Snow Leopard on my other macbook? I seem to lost my Snow leopard disk... >_<
     
  2. eawmp1 macrumors 601

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    No, the disks provided with your computer only work with that model.
     
  3. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

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    All install media that comes with a Mac is model-specific and won't work on other models.
     
  4. mediasorcerer macrumors regular

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    i used a mba usb stick to install on my mbpro,i did it with an external usb hdrive,i installed it to that,then took out the hdrive and put it in my mbpro,worked fine.
     
  5. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

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    You'll end up with problems, since the hardware drivers aren't the same.
     

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