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By sufiluv ·
i am in melbourne visiting some friends and i need to fix my msi wind clone. it crashed on me in the mtns of nepal 6 months ago and i would really like some help restoring the system back to osx 10.6. if there are any hackintosh guru's please contact me asap. i could really use the help
thank you david

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On the off chance this is a sincere question,

by CharlieSpencer In reply to help me hackintosh wizard ...

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Hey buddy

by sumitp971 In reply to help me hackintosh wizard ...

It seems to be bios problem go to the msi website then download new bios and you should be able to recover and then load disk of osx 10.6. Follow the instruction of installation and should be able to recover osx 10.6. I know it seems easy, but its not. My suggestion this step and then let me know what happend. Hopefully this fix the issue right away.

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thanks

by sufiluv In reply to Hey buddy

i appreciate your come back. i may have a problem doing the update at msi. they specifically say :

1. MSI Live Update Online must use Microsoft? Internet Explorer 5.0 and above versions, OS requires Windows? 98SE/ME/2000/XP/Vista/7 32bit.
2. MSI Live Update Online uses Microsoft? ActiveX technology, please modify your ActiveX settings to ensure the proceeding of the automatic analysis and download. If your browser has installed Toolbar plug-ins, which might affect the normal operation of MSI Update Online.
3. Please check your Toolbar-related settings to ensure the proceeding of the update service

what do i do? i had a friend in bali put this igelle operating system on. and it uses thunderbird browser. igelle is an open source system. i am not wanting to spen hundreds of dollars buying windows as i have all that back in the states, just looking to get back my mac osx as everything i have is backed up on that language
thanks again
david

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WTF?

by CharlieSpencer In reply to thanks

You had a friend in Bali who installed a new OS, then the computer crashed in Nepal six months ago, and now you're in Melbourne and finally want it fixed?

If you can afford all this globe hopping, you can pay to have it fixed; you can certainly have someone send that Windows media to you. And why do you need Windows when your files are in OS X-compatible formats? Igelle is a Linux distro; it can open both Windows and OS X files. Exactly what make and model of hardware are we discussing here?

I call, "Bull$h!t."

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excuss me

by sufiluv In reply to WTF?

listen man i had this guy in bali try to recover my osx and it never flew. so he gave me this igelle to hold me over. tranfering my file to that new system and learning that is so different than mac osx. which i am used to. i just am a end user i am looking for someone to help me do this .i am not trying to cheap out. give me a break man.

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usually

by .Martin. In reply to excuss me

you don't need to update the bios through windows, with the option of putting the bios file of a flash drive, and updating from that.

I'm not completely sure the steps for this, but it should be on the MSI website.

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