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#1 2018-12-29 05:15:00

Registered: 2018-12-29
Posts: 4

updating iBook g3 clamshell

I have a iBook g3 clamshell running OS X 10.03 and I want to update but I don't know what it can run just need to know what is the newest os it can run and how do I download it???

Last edited by nichrobe (2018-12-29 05:48:04)


#2 2018-12-31 01:59:51

From: Corvallis, OR
Registered: 2014-05-12
Posts: 1,022

Re: updating iBook g3 clamshell

Apple does not offer old OS X releases for free - or at all for that matter. You'll need to purchase install CDs (or DVDs) from eBay or a reseller.

If you have a later Clamshell (366/466MHz) and 512MB+ of RAM, you could get away with Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. Anything less and I would stick with 10.3 Panther.

Last edited by mcdermd (2018-12-31 02:07:05)

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