After the installer launches and checks your drive for Snow Leopard, you can choose to install Rosetta, QuickTime 7, additional fonts, printer drivers, language support, iPod support files, X11, or any share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply patrixl, Jul 29, 2010 patrixl macrumors regular Joined: Jun 19, 2009 #3 steveiott06 said: ↑ Hey guys- Another Also once you buy the Snow Leopard DVD you can install it on as many Macs as you want. Reply Mike says: August 21, 2012 at 9:01 am I have a late 2008 MacBook Pro running Lion that I want to upgrade to Mountain Lion. this contact form
Next "installation checks failed. If so, can you tell me what you did. How do I eject a startup disk from the external drive when the install disk is not available to Eject or the Drive itself cannot be ejected because the disk could Reply Chris says: September 5, 2012 at 1:59 pm Same problem here. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3774262?tstart=0
Reply Nigel says: August 21, 2012 at 12:26 am FYI, some apps would be retained, since they come with the OS (face time, for example), but iLife (e.g. What will happen to my Boot camp partition after a clean install of Mac OS X? can be purchased within the App Store, but my Air came with them installed.. Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project
or the recovery disc it would recognize them. I still have the original OS X 10.4 Installation disks.I would like to install and play some early Mac games which no longer play with OS X 10.6, Snow Leopard. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Log in https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/View/114566/blank+drive,+cant+install+mac+os+x+10.5.6 Or if you know someone with Mac OS X 10.5.8 (I have 10.6), you can ask them to send a copy of that application to you.
For example, the original Myst, which, I understand will play on OS X 10.4.My question: Can I install OS X 10.4 on my MacBook Pro without overwriting or interfering with OS AppsStore does not let me reinstall the apps! Respond if this helped you out! Reply Ray says: August 2, 2012 at 10:07 pm Hi guys, first time on a forum!
Remote Disk Snow Leopard is the first only-on-disc upgrade to Mac OS X since the MacBook Air debuted. http://www.peachpit.com/articles/article.aspx?p=454796&seqNum=3 Reply Kr00 says: July 26, 2012 at 1:30 am It won't work. El Capitan Cannot Be Installed On Macintosh Hd That happens before it is even attempting the install process. Apr 2, 2012 This is the first time i reinstalled(clean install) my snow leopard on my MBP.
Cheers. weblink United States Copyright © Apple Inc. If that Grey disk does not match with that model exactly it will not install no matter what you do. So I held down the C key and clicked the restart button.
when I back up do I just copy applications folder, docs and anything I know I want to keep? 2. Note: To install iCal, iChat AV, iSync, iTunes, Safari, and the iLife ’08 applications, double-click Install Mac OS X and Bundled Software. This only worked for a few days before I got an error that ran continuously until the power was pulled saying that there was a run time error and that fsck http://urldt.com/cannot-be/imac-alert-software-cannot-installed-computer.html i plan to slowly move to the ML in the SSD drive once all apps are re-installed.
Reply Hans says: July 25, 2012 at 1:56 pm I personally prefer a clean install, you never really truly know what leftovers will be present with any upgrade. There is no way I can mess it up? I've alway just updates the normal way.
Is there a special way I am supposed to initiate the reboot? Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS Home Mac OS X iPhone iPad Tips & Tricks Jailbreak News iOS How to Clean Install OS X Mountain Lion Jul 25, On the other hand, at approximately 64MB, it’s worth installing just in case you ever come across an app that needs it. I can understand it if you ask the same question when the price of the OS was around $150, but for $20… Just let him buy it.
but I have a copy of Microsoft Office 2004 on a disc (it is not the original one which is a long story) and can use it at the moment from Also, I've tried holding the "Alt/Option" key at startup to get to the disk selection menu but all this does is bring up a grey screen with a Lock on it They sent me 3 discs after I called again. http://urldt.com/cannot-be/imac-alert-this-software-cannot-be-installed-on-this-computer.html View 3 Replies View Related MacBook :: Unable To Boot From An Install Disc Nov 27, 2010 My late-2007 Macbook's hdd got screwed and I bought a new one.Now I try
I used the the "Ask to use" option on my MacBook Air, and then selected "Ok" on my iMac to give permission. Reply Viggy says: July 26, 2012 at 4:18 pm While trying to erase your default startup disk, if you don't find the option to erase, click on the unlock option to View 6 Replies View Related MacBook Pro :: How To Install Programs From Disc / DVD Jun 12, 2012 How do you install software from a disc/dvd onto the new Retina Even if you could, it would run terribly on an older processors.
I installed the original Macbook Air installation disk 10.5 in the Macbook Air external Super Drive. Then you can run the tests on the hard drive to rule that out. I try holding c and I have tried setting the disc as the startup disc and it just goes in this never ending circle of restarting and restarting. I hope that makes sense.
Reply spin says: July 26, 2012 at 2:29 pm As a guess, do you have the same user id? The Erase and Install option is now gone, too (at least as a discrete Installer alternative; see “Simple steps, easy decisions,” below). will just re-install with the OS. Reply Michael says: August 3, 2012 at 12:36 am Does it reduce the speed of a SSD to reinstall OSX some times?
I tried downloading the most recent version (v1.5.5) from the apple site but when I try to install I get a message that says "iCal software cannot be installed on this You can install directly to a new hard drive if you want to.