Mac Virtual machine on windows

By greener86
Jun 20, 2008
  1. Hi

    I have the mac os x tiger install disks and a pc with vista loaded. i want to setup a virtual machine running mac. Whats the best way to do this? Or is it even possible??
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    Can't. You need Apple hardware to run an Apple OS. You could toy around with OS X86 but it isn't a very elegant solution right now, and it will probably get broke by updates.
  3. macc14

    macc14 TS Rookie

    it's can be done. You just need a MacOS x86 installer DVD. But it's not legal. For specification, macOS 10.4.5 use a SSE2 Support for the processor, intel pentium4 minimal. 10.4.9 use a SSE3 processor support, Intel Dual Core above
  4. Pos_Dell

    Pos_Dell TS Rookie

    deff can be done
  5. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    Not with the disks from Apple. I said you could do it with the modified disks. But you will not take a retail Apple disk and have it run on your PC.
  6. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,181   +411

    We're in grey territory here... let's hold off on this conversation before something is said that shouldn't be - there are other places you can find to get this information, but as was previously stated it's not completely legal.
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