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os9.0 on a 8500 120mhz
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Jun 3, 2001, 11:17 PM
 
Is there any reason I cant load os 9.0 on my 8500 120mhz thanks fred
     
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Jun 4, 2001, 01:07 AM
 
there shouldnt be...i got 9.1 to work on a 6100/60mhz
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Jun 4, 2001, 01:15 AM
 
Originally posted by gromit95:
<STRONG>Is there any reason I cant load os 9.0 on my 8500 120mhz thanks fred </STRONG>
Hi Gromit,
You should be fine... although, 9.0 is somewhat ram hungry, so you'll want to be sure you have at least 64 MB ram (the bare minimum, 128 would be much nicer), and you also might want to consider a G3 upgrade card, as it can be a little taxing on your processor...
best of luck,
dave
     
   
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