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-====Obtaining IRIX====+=====Obtaining IRIX=====
 If you've stumbled on this page, then you've likely got yourself an SGI computer (congratulations!),​ and you're looking for some software for it. This page contains information on acquiring a set of IRIX install media. If you've stumbled on this page, then you've likely got yourself an SGI computer (congratulations!),​ and you're looking for some software for it. This page contains information on acquiring a set of IRIX install media.
  
-==Choosing Install Method==+====Choosing Install Method====
  
 There'​s two common ways to install IRIX from scratch: There'​s two common ways to install IRIX from scratch:
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 Both methods have their benefits and drawbacks. We will first discuss purchasing IRIX: Both methods have their benefits and drawbacks. We will first discuss purchasing IRIX:
  
-==Purchasing IRIX==+====Purchasing IRIX====
 Used official IRIX discs are sometimes available from eBay and other auction sites, as well as on IRIX Network'​s Marketplace. ​ Used official IRIX discs are sometimes available from eBay and other auction sites, as well as on IRIX Network'​s Marketplace. ​
  
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 With purchased CDs, you can perform a network install or a CD install. ​ With purchased CDs, you can perform a network install or a CD install. ​
  
-==Downloading IRIX==+====Downloading IRIX====
 IRIX Network maintains a freely-accessible mirror of images of IRIX releases for network installs. For disc images, it's recommended to do web searches on archive.org,​ WinWorld and other locations. ​ IRIX Network maintains a freely-accessible mirror of images of IRIX releases for network installs. For disc images, it's recommended to do web searches on archive.org,​ WinWorld and other locations. ​
  
-==Network Installing IRIX==+====Network Installing IRIX====
 This has its own page **here** (to be filled in later) This has its own page **here** (to be filled in later)
  
-==Burning IRIX images==+====Burning IRIX images====
 IRIX disc images are NOT ISO images. They are EFS disklabel images, and as such you need a software that can burn disc at once. These include: IRIX disc images are NOT ISO images. They are EFS disklabel images, and as such you need a software that can burn disc at once. These include:
  
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