imac g5 help

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by MacHappytjg, Apr 13, 2008.

  1. MacHappytjg macrumors 65816

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    i was going to install 10.4 onto a harddisk on his iMac g5 and when i put the dvd in the drive and restart and hold c it spits it out does anyone know why all our macs are rebeling :mad:
     
  2. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    Are you using a black or grey OS X installer DVD?
     
  3. MacHappytjg thread starter macrumors 65816

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    grey imac g5 discs that came with the computer without the drive pluged in it would spit it out
     
  4. mactester09 macrumors newbie

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    insert the cd, power the machine on holding the option key, should bring up a boot menu...can you boot to the cd like that?
     
  5. MacHappytjg thread starter macrumors 65816

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    yea i just tried c agn and for somereaon it worked i dont know why it was being fussy those damn imacs
     

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