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Running OS 9 in OSX86?

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    InsanelyMac Sage

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Hi. I'd like to install OS 9 on a 10GB hardisk pulled from an iMac to revive this same iMac (it may have not made a firmware upgrade before it installed OS X, that's why it power off when the power is pushed). How do I install OS 9 using OSX86? Thanks in advance.



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Um... Hopefully I understand you correctly.

You can't install OS 9 on ANY Intel based machine without an emulator. The reason being is the architectual difference between PPC and X86. Look it up on wikipedia.




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Use SheepShaver for that. It was a Mac OS 8.5-9.0.4 Emulator that runs quite nice on hackintoshes.

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