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04 iMac with os 10.6 software freezes after opening whenever started

I imac does not open all the time and for awhile would run for shorter times before freezing. Pressing command,alt,esc did nothing. Now it may or may not open & when it does, the opening screen is frozen. How do I fix it? Thanks

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Please look on the bottom of the stand for your exact model.

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it's an imac g5

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I'm sorry, you're right. It must be 10.4. I can't get on the computer to find out for sure.

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I haven't heard anything further. Can you hep me please?

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The iMac G5 will not operate on system 10.6. 10.6 requires an Intel processor. The highest you can go with this machine is 10.5.8. Reinstall the lower system. I have no idea how you got the 10.6 on in the first palce unless you installed via target mode or installed externally from an Intel machine or moved the drive from an Intel machine. Here's Apples system requirements: http://support.apple.com/kb/SP575

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