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Old 09-23-2006, 08:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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can i get the mac operating system on my windows pc?
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This page shows you how to run Mac OS 7.0.1 on a portable usb flash drive on any pc. I don't think you can run anything newer, and 7.x is pretty old stuff.
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Do you mean dual-boot or emulation? You can't dual boot OSX on your windows machine. I think it is illegal to do so.

You can run an emulator, but I'm not familiar with any of them.

Edit: this thread has some more info. Just look through there for some info.

I think this is the page that jorsoft03 was referring to.
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Thread is open only if the users true intention is Mac OS 7.x
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Old 09-24-2006, 12:20 PM   #7 (permalink)
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???? im confused????
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Hello,

As far as I know, you can only run Mac OS on a PC by means of virtualization.

PearPC, for example, can emulate a PowerPC environment for Mac OS X on a Windows and Linux operating system.
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You can't dual boot Mac OS X, I think that's illegal. But I'm pretty sure you can use a virtualization like VMware or an emulator like PearPC. This is from reading on most website I found googling.
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Virtualization is technically a no-no, since getting it to work would entail similar work to getting it running natively, which is illegal.

PearPC IS legal, but INCREDIBLY, INCREDIBLY slow.
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