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post #11 of 25
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Originally Posted by MaxwellTD View Post
it works trust me.

but it all depends on the parts you choose.
and the legality of it is debatable if you own the software
Unless you own an Apple Computer (stated specifically in the EULA for OS X), it is definitely illegal.
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post #12 of 25
He can, its easy but I nor can anyone else tell you how or provide links. Google it
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Tell your brother to get a used ibook from craigslist or ebay.
post #14 of 25
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Unless you own an Apple Computer (stated specifically in the EULA for OS X), it is definitely illegal.
Damn you apple!!!!
*Shakes Fist*

was it Always like that?
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post #15 of 25
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Damn you apple!!!!
*Shakes Fist*

was it Always like that?
Yes.
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post #16 of 25
Say you’ve downloaded Cars from iTunes. Instead of watching it on your computer, wirelessly sync the flick to Apple TV.Then pull up a seat, put up your feet, and play your movie on TV. Give yourself a hand: You’ve just changed theway you watch digital media.
post #17 of 25
why would you voluntarily install mac osx?
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post #18 of 25
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and the legality of it is debatable if you own the software

you dont own the software, you licence it from apple on the terms that it will only be used on apple hardware
@jackie that would be ok as you are buying the media not just getting a licence to use it
post #19 of 25
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why would you voluntarily install mac osx?
Most likely (just an idea), it would be because Mac OS X is the most functional OS out there and for those of us that use our computers for more then word processing and games (read: make money), OS X is the much better option.

Windows for games.
Mac OS X so you can work and pay for those games.
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post #20 of 25
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No. You can look at the wiki-thingy at osx86project.org...it has info...but it is illegal to use OS X without a license.

Also, it's likely not to even work...

Tell him to get a Mac mini. All you need is 2GB of ram and you have enough to do plenty of stuff...it's not like he's gonna be doing Maya 3d animation...lol. (which he could still do anyways).

I have a macbook, and I'll say it's worth the money...so if he's got it, he might as well spend it and get a good Mac.
It's not likely to even work? You made me laugh. I slice in Final Cut Pro daily.

It's better to inform yourself before you inform others.
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