How to Burn OSX Leopard 10.5 DMG

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How to Burn OSX Leopard 10.5 DMG
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Mac OS X 10.5, or Leopard, comes with the same utility program every Mac since 10.3 has come with, Disk Utility. This powerful program allows users to not only create a dmg copy of a system disk, but it also allows them to burn it. The burnt copy of OS X 10.5 will be bootable, just like the original system disk, so it is the perfect way to back up Leopard for your Mac.

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  1. 1

    Open Disk Utility. It is in the Go window under “Utilities” or in the Applications/Utilities folder.

  2. 2

    Place your 10.5 DVD into your Mac’s optical drive and select the drive when it mounts on the left hand side of the Disk Utility window.

  3. 3

    Select “New Image” from the File menu. Name the disk. Select “None” from the Encryption menu and “CD/DVD Master” from the Format menu. Click “Save.” Remove the 10.5 DVD from your Mac once the dmg image is created.

  4. 4

    Select “Burn” from the Images menu and choose the 10.5 dmg. Insert a DVD-R at the prompt and click “Burn.”

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