How to install Tiger onto ibook w/no cdrom?

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Crash-n-Burn, Nov 12, 2007.

  1. Crash-n-Burn macrumors regular

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    I can't seem to figure this out.

    This is what I have done thus far. I have an external firewire drive and I made an iso of Tiger (from Original CD). I used Disk Utility to make what I think to be a bootable firewire drive.

    I selected the ISO as the source and the External as the Destination.

    When I hook up the external to the ibook and hold down the options key I have a gray screen with a refresh and and right pointing arrow. Nothing else.

    What am I doing wrong?
     
  2. ktbubster macrumors 6502a

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    I'd be interested to know this too

    I am about to have to do that with an ibook I have and would be interested to know as well how to do this. not to hijack your thread :)
     
  3. FJ218700 macrumors 68000

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