Can't boot from Snow Leopard DVD

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Dawg Von T, Mar 22, 2011.

  1. Dawg Von T macrumors newbie

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    Dear :apple:formumers,
    I got a Macbook Blac edition, 1 Gb RAM and 80Gb of HDD.
    It's running in Tiger 10.4.11 now, and ik got myself a DVD of Snow Leopard, now when I insert my disk it spins 3 times and then eject itself. I tried couple times and 1 ime it did work, i needed to resart thr Macbook, so i did but then when i restarted it, it ejected again.

    plaese help?

    (BTW sorr for my awefull english, not used to type english)
     
  2. MisterMe macrumors G4

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    If your "DVD of Snow Leopard" is really the System Restore disc that shipped with a recent Mac, then it will not boot your computer and most certainly cannot be used to install OS X on your MacBook. You need a retail DVD for Snow Leopard.
     
  3. satcomer macrumors 603

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  4. Dawg Von T thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thank you, after my examens i'm getting my DVD at the Store, i hope it il work then :D, thanks guys
     

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