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PowerMac G5 help

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Hi guys

Recently Ive come across of one of powermacs which had no hard drive and all other parts are present.

I have small problem.

Have hard drive but windows was on it.
How to convert it to apple standards so I can install OS x on it.

Thx
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Ideas?!
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It should support any 3.5 Inch IDE drive, just install one and a copy of mac os x (it should support up to leopard)
post #4 of 4
Disk Utility
Select drive
Select erase
Format drive and use "Apple Partition Map" under opotions on the bottom
Format to Mac OSX extended
???
Profit.

Edit: PowerMac G5 has IDE for the optical drives. SATA for the normal drives.
 
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