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#1 Mr. Engino

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Posted 18 May 2015 - 12:57 PM

i have heard that apple had, at one point or another, released system/mac os 7.5.3 for free download; but when i looked it up, no such link exists! is there any way i can procure/download that os version?



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Posted 18 May 2015 - 01:13 PM

I'm on my phone so I can't verify if this is the correct disk image, but you can try this:

http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Older_System/System_7.5_Version_7.5.3/System_7.5.3_01of19.smi.bin

You should be able to increment the last part (01of19) to get the other downloads.

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#3 Mr. Engino

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Posted 18 May 2015 - 01:55 PM

I'm on my phone so I can't verify if this is the correct disk image, but you can try this:

http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Older_System/System_7.5_Version_7.5.3/System_7.5.3_01of19.smi.bin

You should be able to increment the last part (01of19) to get the other downloads.

it worked but, only for the first one...



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Posted 18 May 2015 - 02:59 PM

It doesn't look like Apple offers the downloads anymore. You could buy copies from some online stores like RescueMyClassicMac.



#5 Mr. Engino

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Posted 18 May 2015 - 03:51 PM

It doesn't look like Apple offers the downloads anymore. You could buy copies from some online stores like RescueMyClassicMac.

phooey. i was looking forward to getting a free mac os...



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Posted 18 May 2015 - 08:02 PM

Here you go.



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Posted 19 May 2015 - 06:50 AM

Here you go.

thanks, this will help with my new project a lot!



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Posted 16 June 2016 - 09:59 PM

 

Here you go.

thanks, this will help with my new project a lot!

 

It requires a username and password



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Posted 17 June 2016 - 07:01 AM

Yes, it looks like the site now requires a username and password where before it did not. But, you can still get the downloads using the Wayback Machine.

 

Also see this thread.

 

http://www.vcfed.org/forum/showthread.php?19794-System-7-5-x-disks-on-Apple-s-site&s=fa539e1962f94524336b85a9744087a7


Edited by JohnC_21, 17 June 2016 - 07:07 AM.


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Posted 21 August 2017 - 11:08 PM

I'm on my phone so I can't verify if this is the correct disk image, but you can try this:

http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Older_System/System_7.5_Version_7.5.3/System_7.5.3_01of19.smi.bin

You should be able to increment the last part (01of19) to get the other downloads.

 

This link works for part 1. For parts 2-19, you need to replace "smi" with "part", and then increment. E.g.:

http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Older_System/System_7.5_Version_7.5.3/System_7.5.3_02of19.part.bin



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Posted 28 August 2017 - 10:11 AM

I tried it but not working well any other option.



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Posted 28 August 2017 - 11:07 AM

Oops, I screwed up when doing my reply: when one clicks on the link I have, one gets the old part #1 link, rather than the link shown in blue. Instead of clicking on the link, copy and paste it into the address bar (or into a wget commandline :-) ). Or else, you can try this:

 

http://download.info.apple.com/Apple_Support_Area/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Older_System/System_7.5_Version_7.5.3/System_7.5.3_02of19.part.bin

 

You can also find all the links here:

http://igsi.tripod.com/mac/






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