Mac mini - software update

Posted on 2009-04-25
Last Modified: 2013-11-12

I would like to know if a software update on Mac mini from ver 10.3.9 Panther to ver 10.5.4 Leopard is possible. Should I expect any problems during the update and later on running Mac?

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Question by:Remap
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    You can definitely go from Panther to Leopard with little effort or expected issues.  Understand that this is a paid update since it is a change in major versions, but any store that sells Mac software should carry it.

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    The disc is original which has been paid for. What issues I could come across? Do I need to take any special steps beforehands?
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    You should always verify your necessary software works in 10.5 (haven't run into anything that won't lately) and backup any non-replaceable data before performing any major OS upgrade.

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    Many thanks for helping.

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