help!? (message about startup disk)

teddybear

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Aug 31, 2006
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I need to know what (the system seftware on the startup disk only functions on the original media not if copied to ather drive) means
Please help me i can no longer start my mac up
 

Nermal

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Dec 7, 2002
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Which OS are you using? Typically that message only appears if you drag an OS 9 System Folder from a CD to a hard drive. Have you done anything like that?
 

teddybear

macrumors newbie
Original poster
Aug 31, 2006
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!

i dont know this is kinda a family computer and 4 other people use it so it may have been done, I am just so lost