friend just got new macbook . can i use her install disk to update mine

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by adammusic, Jul 9, 2010.

  1. adammusic macrumors 6502

    adammusic

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    my friend just a got a new macbook.

    i have an older one with old os.

    can i use her installation disk to update mine ?
     
  2. Hellhammer Moderator

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    No, you cannot. Install disks are system specific thus will not work in another computer
     
  3. JTA60288 macrumors member

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    Would it work if they had the same model?
     
  4. Hellhammer Moderator

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    Then it would but it's not possible in OP's case as current MacBook never shipped with Leopard
     

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