trouble installing OSX on powerbook

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Verschoren, Mar 25, 2006.

  1. Verschoren macrumors regular


    Apr 1, 2005
    Antwerp, Belgium
    just a quick quistion:
    after some repairs I want to reinstall my OS on my 2003 powerbook 17"

    only problem is: I can't find my OS X.4 tiger DVD.
    And the isntall dvd that came with my powerbook doesn't contain 10.4 but 10.2 or 10.3

    Is there a way to use the installdvd from either an Imac g5 or Powerbook G4 (both the last versions before the intelswitch) to isntall Tiger on my powerbook?
  2. jkballer23 macrumors member

    Mar 6, 2006
    no, I think that the dvds are tied to the system they came with.
  3. grapes911 Moderator emeritus


    Jul 28, 2003
    Citizens Bank Park
    You only have 2 options:

    1. Find the Tiger disk

    2. Purchase a new copy of Tiger

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