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Upgrade MAC OS X 10.3.9, to 10.4 ???

Posted on 2007-03-20
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Hi Experts,

I have G5 server with MAC OS X 10.3.9, I need to have 10.4 , is there place to upgrade my installation? Or do I need to install all over ???

Please advice ??

Thank you !
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You need to purchase a copy of OSX Tiger 10.4 and run the install.. While a clean installation is always the best, the OSX10.4 Installation will also do an upgrade of your current OSX10.3 which I have done before and works well retaining all your settings and preferences.  You will then need to download a number of security patches and system updates to get you to the VERY LATEST version 10.4.8.

You can purchase OSX Tiger from Apple or a range of online stores such as Amazon for $129
http://store.apple.com/1-800-MY-APPLE/WebObjects/AppleStore.woa/wa/RSLID?mco=405B1455&nplm=MA453Z%2FA

Now if your Mac is relatively recent and has 1Gb RAM then you might want to wait 8 weeks because OSX 10.5 Leopard is due in May/June 2007 and will have a host of new features
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thanks eoinosullivan, but i can't wait as I have to install safari 2. or above to test a application...
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