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Boot from CD-RW?
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Jul 5, 2000, 04:32 PM
Is there any way to boot my computer (an iMac 350 with a "slot-loader") from a disc in an external USB CD-RW drive?

The drive is a Sony Spressa USB CRX 100E. The disc is the OS 9 disc.

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Jul 6, 2000, 10:14 PM
According to Sony, their USB drives aren't bootable.
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