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02-13-2011, 06:19 AM
Hi there,

I just copied my system drive to a new drive and I am unable to boot from it. I formatted the drive MacOS Journalized. What else do I need to check? The system drive is 10.5 for a dual G5 tower.

When booting I get a blinking folder icon with a question mark in it.

Any clues?


02-13-2011, 02:01 PM
Did you properly partition the drive (see Help > Frequently Asked Questions, top question)? What kind of drive is it, and how is it connected?