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Old April 6, 2019, 12:55 AM
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I am having issues usb booting the lion installer or anything at all on my white macbook (mid-2007), the cd rom on it is busted.

It is a variant with 32bits EFI, so no 64bit OS.

What I already tried: burning a macos lion installer to a usb stick the conventional way and trying to boot it from the startup manager, the usb appears in the startup manager as "Mac OSX", but it will not boot.

I tried SL, ML, yosemite and it is all the same.

Please help
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Old April 6, 2019, 08:59 AM
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what format on usb
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Old April 7, 2019, 04:24 AM
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what format on usb
Hi, sorry for the delay.

I am erasing the drive and then formatting it with macos extended (journaled)
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Old April 7, 2019, 07:47 AM
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usb bootable for macOS High Sierra USB install drive
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Old April 7, 2019, 10:12 PM
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But I need to install lion.. my machine doesn't even support 64bit os like high sierra
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Old April 8, 2019, 02:53 AM
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READ APPLE LION
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