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Thread: Apple Offering Mac OS X Snow Leopard Free for MobileMe Users

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    Default Apple Offering Mac OS X Snow Leopard Free for MobileMe Users


    Apple appears to be trying to force the conversion from MobileMe to iCloud by offering Mac OS X Snow Leopard for free to MobileMe users. It works like this: the user receives the Mac OS X Snow Leopard installation DVD for free from Apple and then has the ability to update to OS X Lion from the Mac App Store (after purchasing it for $29.99, of course) and then has the ability to use iCloud instead of MobileMe. If you are a MobileMe user and want to take advantage of this deal, head over the MobileMe page and sign in to secure your copy.

    iCloud is Apple’s cloud service superseding MobileMe. If you rely on MobileMe, you might want to consider making the upgrade as Apple is expected to stop supporting MobileMe sometime in June. Not to mention, iCloud is free for all users. Citing 9to5Mac, iCloud already has over 100 million users.

    Apart from iCloud, if you are running any Mac OS X operating system older than Snow Leopard, you are missing out. With OS X Mountain Lion on the horizon, anyone running an older operating system is pretty far behind in features and functionality, which in itself is worth the upgrade.

    No one said you absolutely have to purchase Mac OS X Lion after receiving your free copy of Mac OS X Snow Leopard, after all, it's your money to spend. So if you are still rocking the MobileMe days of older Mac OS X operating systems, then you can grab this free legitimate copy of Mac OS X Snow Leopard today. I guess patience is a virtue after all!

    Sources: MacGasm via 9to5Mac

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    wow, how incredibly nice of them

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    OOPS, I thought it said Lion
    Last edited by dstorrents; 04-19-2012 at 05:05 PM. Reason: Mistake

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    link does not work

    link doesnt work fix it
    Last edited by fredrick350; 04-19-2012 at 03:19 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fredrick350 View Post
    link does not work

    link doesnt work fix it
    Just go to www.me.com and sign in
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    Quote Originally Posted by fredrick350 View Post
    link does not work

    link doesnt work fix it
    Me.com doesn't work from your phone
    War is my mission. Killing is my ambition.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Agent929 View Post
    Me.com doesn't work from your phone
    Ah you might have to wait until you are in front of a computer then. I did it from my laptop.
    -FBIRyuJin

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    Is it just me or does the sentence on the bottom seem slightly odd?

    "Visit this link from your Mac or PC to get your copy of Snow Leopard."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cer0 View Post
    Is it just me or does the sentence on the bottom seem slightly odd?

    "Visit this link from your Mac or PC to get your copy of Snow Leopard."
    It's just you. You can Download it to a pc and burn it just the same.

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    But I thought the disc was shipped to you.

    But still a PC user doesn't have much use for SL.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cer0 View Post
    Is it just me or does the sentence on the bottom seem slightly odd?

    "Visit this link from your Mac or PC to get your copy of Snow Leopard."
    You can't use an iPad or iPhone to visit me.com or iCloud.com. That's why
    War is my mission. Killing is my ambition.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Agent929 View Post
    You can't use an iPad or iPhone to visit me.com or iCloud.com. That's why
    But still a PC can't install SL. (well it can but not everyday user would make a hackintosh.)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cer0 View Post
    But still a PC can't install SL. (well it can but not everyday user would make a hackintosh.)
    I don't think your gettin it. If you go to the link from an actual computer it will let you order the CD. I just got mine today.
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