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Unibody 2010 mac mini refuses to boot snow leopard server

 
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 3:23 am    Post subject: Unibody 2010 mac mini refuses to boot snow leopard server Reply with quote

I need some assistants here.

Ok let me explain a friend of ours gave us another mac mini

it is a 2010 unibody mac mini i am trying to install snow leopard server on i have the oem install disks for server 10.6 but every time i try to boot the server disk it tells me that i need to restart my macintosh now i know for a fact this disk works because it will boot other mac mini's in my collection i tried even another 2010 unibody and it booted just fine just this one machine which is making me angry because it wont boot any ideas why.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:45 pm    Post subject: Snow Leopard Server Install Disc Reply with quote

Is the Snow Leopard Server install Disc
Machine Specific Dependent? Do you
require a different Install Disc?
I don't know, just askin'.
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 12:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

i figured it out it is that it isn't machine rigged dvd it doesn't have the correct models listed damaged disk so i ordered a new one
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 5:23 am    Post subject: New Server Disc? Reply with quote

When you order a new Server Disc
as a replacement, is Apple replacing
it free of charge? How does that work?
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:46 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Actually i just purchased a new copy from amazon.com it cost me $15.00 but all i need is the disk not the key that comes with it so it saved me a lot of money so no big deal
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:53 am    Post subject: Server Disc Price Reply with quote

I thought a Server Disc price was very expensive.

Can you supply a link? Will it install on a regular
mini with no problems? Did they work the
compatibility bugs out?

Thanks!
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 9:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

no still has the compatibility bugs and the link is


http://www.amazon.com/Mac-Server-v10-6-Snow-Leopard/dp/B0043502GA/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1345298653&sr=8-1&keywords=mac+os+x+snow+leopard+server

The amazon store i bought it from only had 1 copy of it for $15.00 from a external store
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 18, 2012 9:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.amazon.com/Snow-Leopard-Family-Pack-5-User/dp/B001AMPP0W/ref=pd_cp_sw_2

Here is another link for the family pack cheaper as well
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2012 9:56 am    Post subject: SL Server Reply with quote

Thanks, I though that was the case.
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