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old mac mini ok for garageband?

 
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 2:15 pm    Post subject: old mac mini ok for garageband? Reply with quote

Hello i have found a old mac mini on ebay for cheap (100 bucks) Im curious if you can tell me if something this old would be ok for garageband? Just looking for something to get my feet wet with mac's and a small songwriting tool. Apple Mac mini 1.25GHz PowerPc G4 1GB RAM 40GB HDD 10.5 Leopard those are the specs let me know if this would work or if i will have to get something newer.
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 3:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not the current version, but GarageBand came out when Apple was using the G4, so it should work. You'll just have to find an old enough version.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 3:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks for your reply, im obviously new to the mac world, how would someone acess older/previous versions?? thanks again for your time.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2012 2:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

gonephishin77 wrote:
Thanks for your reply, im obviously new to the mac world, how would someone acess older/previous versions?? thanks again for your time.


eBay? Maybe Amazon?

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thank you for your replies and excuse my lack of knowledge, i look forward to getting my feet wet with my first mac, i have a feeling i am opening a can of worms Smile
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