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OSX Leopard on Dell M1330

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February 18, 2009 3:01:37 AM

I need help putting Leopard operating system on a Dell XPS m1330 what software example: itakols, leo4all...etc should i use and what settings as far as drivers etc. do i need to set up. If you can let me know how to do it I would be so ever thankful. email me at mcc1@fpu.edu with instructions. thanks.

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February 18, 2009 8:42:27 PM

Hey shadow I tried to do what you said but it doesn't work. My Laptop stops with a mac symbol and a red circle with a line through it. Can you tell me what settings to use. Im a NOOB to this and have some idea but not really I just know its possible Please help. thanks. for the quick reply.
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February 18, 2009 8:43:04 PM



Hey shadow I tried to do what you said but it doesn't work. My Laptop stops with a mac symbol and a red circle with a line through it. Can you tell me what settings to use. Im a NOOB to this and have some idea but not really I just know its possible Please help. thanks. for the quick reply.
February 18, 2009 9:39:54 PM

The thing is with out knowing EXACTLY what you have (specs wise, ie GPU, chipset,etc) I can't tell what settings to use.
February 18, 2009 9:49:15 PM

osx86 is tricky to install. you'll need to keep trying different ISO's until you find one that works.
February 18, 2009 10:13:26 PM

Nik_I said:
osx86 is tricky to install. you'll need to keep trying different ISO's until you find one that works.

Which one would you recommend for a Dell XPS M1330. I have got it to download but when it boots for the first time it gets an error message. Please help. thanks. for your reply.
February 18, 2009 10:20:13 PM

Shadow703793 said:
The thing is with out knowing EXACTLY what you have (specs wise, ie GPU, chipset,etc) I can't tell what settings to use.

Thank you for your quick reply. My specs are as follows:

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo
Intel® CoreTM 2 Duo T5250 (2MB cache/1.50GHz FSB)


Operating System

Genuine Windows Vista® Ultimate


Memory
Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM 4GB shared1 Dual Channel 667MHz DDR2 SDRAM provides blazing performance.

DDR2 dual channel memory offers excellent performance and bandwidth. This memory architecture is designed to help improve overall system performance and reduce power consumption. As demands from processors, graphics and networking increase, DDR2 is the standard in notebook memory.

Graphics
nVidia Graphics

NVIDIA GeForceTM Go 8400M GS with 128MB dedicated DDR3 graphics memory

Screen

Standard:
13.3" UltraSharpTM WXGA (1280 x 800) display with TrueLifeTM (available with 2.0 MP camera)

Optional:
LED - backlit 13.3" UltraSharpTM WXGA display with TrueLifeTM (includes 0.3 MP camera)

With optional WLED Display: (w) 12.5, (d) 9.4, (h) 0.87 to 1.33 inches; (w) 31.8, (d) 23.8, (h) 2.21 to 3.38cm;

With CCFL Display: (w) 12.5, (d) 9.4, (h) 0.97 to 1.43 inches; (w) 31.8, (d) 23.8, (h) 2.46 to 3.63cm
Hard Drives
SATA Hard Drive
Up to 250GB configured with 5400 RPM SATA hard drive.
Up to 200GB configured with 7200 RPM SATA hard drive.
32GB configured with a Solid State hard drive.
Optical Storage
Optical Storage
Integrated Slot-Load Combo DVD player
Integrated Slot-Load DVD+/-RW Drive

Color Options
Tuxedo Black

Weight & Dimensions

Weight: Starting at 3.97 lbs2 (1.79 kg)
Width: 31.8cm
Height: 2.21cm – 3.38cm
Depth: 23.8cm
I/O Ports

2 USB 2.0 compliant 4-pin connectors
IEEE 1394a
RJ45 Ethernet port (10/100)
External Modem via USB
Video: VGA
Video: HDMI
ExpressCard 54 mm slot
8-in-1 removable memory card reader
Audio jacks: Stereo in & headphone/speaker out (x2) dual digital array mics
February 18, 2009 10:42:50 PM

Wow you have 6 processors in your laptop? That's amazing!
February 18, 2009 11:55:48 PM

xthekidx said:
Wow you have 6 processors in your laptop? That's amazing!


LOL :lol: 
February 19, 2009 4:58:52 AM

hopkiller said:
LOL :lol: 



Oh my bad sorry about that. I fixed it. I only have one processor. So is it possible to put OSX Leopard on this laptop? and if so which one or what setting do I do.
February 19, 2009 9:42:08 AM

There are some nice people down in Insanely Mac who will guide you to choosing the right distro of OSX86.
August 13, 2009 6:38:56 PM

wake2live said:
Oh my bad sorry about that. I fixed it. I only have one processor. So is it possible to put OSX Leopard on this laptop? and if so which one or what setting do I do.



Hey... were you able to install OS X on your m1330, I have a m1330 as well and I am able to get it running and everything but I only have one glitch, everytime I try to move the webpage using the arrow keys, the image stays right in the middle while the sides are scrolling, I can only view the web page, for example google after a search, by using pgdown or pgup... let me know, my email is at tatliti@yahoo.com
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December 30, 2009 7:55:40 PM

tatliti said:
Hey... were you able to install OS X on your m1330, I have a m1330 as well and I am able to get it running and everything but I only have one glitch, everytime I try to move the webpage using the arrow keys, the image stays right in the middle while the sides are scrolling, I can only view the web page, for example google after a search, by using pgdown or pgup... let me know, my email is at tatliti@yahoo.com




do you also have sound and network working? mine doesnt recognize LAN/WLAN card and audio
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