Boot Camp is a technology from Apple that allows for an assisted installation of alternative operating systems on an Intel-based Macintosh computer.

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Trackpad not fully functioning after resume from sleep (Windows 7)

I am running Windows 7 x64 on a 2012 MacBook Pro via Boot Camp. Often, when Windows resumes from sleep, the trackpad does not function fully. Move and single click work, but two-finger click and ...
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Windows 7 in Boot Camp can't read other FAT32 partitions

On my Mid-2009 MacBook Pro, I have OSX 10.6.8 installed, Windows 7 (through Boot Camp), and 2 FAT32 partitions. The extra two partitions are not visible to Windows 7, but they are visible on the OSX ...
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OS X Boot Camp No Windows boot option after installation

I've searched around for a day and couldn't find a relatable solution. I recently installed Windows 10 on my MBP (10.11.3) using Boot Camp Assistant, getting the ISO from MS site. After the ...
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Windows 10 blinking and switching the active windows

I have a problem with Windows 10 it is happening a few weeks after installation date. Here is my screen capture on that problem http://sendvid.com/nbrvn44w It is seams to be common problem ...
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My windows 8.1 launches into a black screen on my late 2015 mac book pro 13"

Unlike other questions I've seen, windows 8 was previously working. I had no issues installing using bootcamp. I had been using windows for about a week and now whenever I try and launch it, my ...
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Windows 8 on Mac network problems

Hello i am on a macbook pro 2015 using boot camp for Windows. On one partition I have Windows 8 and on another I have Mac. On the Windows side I can't connect to the Internet. But on the Mac side I ...
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boot camp create windows 7 option can't be marked?

i have a macbook 7,1( mid,2010)based on the tutorial from apple i started boot camp but the create windows 7 option was hidden so i replaced it with boot camp 4(it was 5 before).now the option to ...
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Windows boot to Mac harddrive

I have an mac hard drive which i salvaged from my old mac that broke down. Currently i have it installed on a new Windows computer (The drive is recognized and with the help of other programs, access ...
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Macbook headphones disabled after inactivity in Windows 10

Setup: Macbook Pro retina 2015 (force touch) Windows 10 installed through Boot Camp 6 Cirrus Logic CS4208 (AB123) sound card, driver correctly installed When I plug in my headphones, they are ...
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Apple BootCamp Driver Issues (Sound/Wifi)

I am trying to install Apple BootCamp support software for a MacBook Pro (mid 2015) on Windows 8.1. BootCamp partitions and installs Windows fine, but when I reboot and install the support software, ...
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Uninstall Boot Camp on Windows

While I was trying to connect an Apple Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard through a bluetooth dongle on my PC, I've also downloaded and installed the Boot Camp for Windows (it was an .exe file, so I ran it, ...
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Mac Drive no longer visible in Disk utility

I will try to keep it short here. I had a Mac running Maversicks and Windows 7 through Bootcamp. I wanted to try out Ubuntu so deleted the Bootcamp partition through the Disk Utility option in Mac and ...
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Why am I suddenly unable to install any variety of Windows on Macbook Pro?

I've got a MBP8,1 running El Capitan (10.11.2). Until recently, I had a perfectly serviceable Win7 installation via Bootcamp. A few days ago, I decided to clean-install Win10 to replace Win7. Since ...
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Why can I only print on one Windows 10 machine at a time?

A colleague of mine has two identical Windows 10 PCs that we have recently setup. We added our network printer (Canon imageRUNNER 4025) to one PC and it was working... then the next day we tried to ...
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Running Windows 7 copied from old Boot camp Partition

I have a macbook pro mid 2012. I had the stock harddrive, 750 gb, with a 550 gb partition for osx and a 200 gb partition for windows/bootcamp. I got a new ssd 960 gb, with 750 gb for osx and 210 as a ...
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Mac: Bootcamp Windows 10 error 0xc0000001

bcdedit looks good bootrec /scanos is pointing to Windows.old When I run bootrec /rebuildcdb and Add installation to boot list, bootrec /scanos displays 0 windows instllations I'ved also tried ...
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Mac OS X partition doesn't boot after enabling Bitlocker

I have dualboot MacBook Pro. After enabling Bitlocker in Windows 10 I am not able to boot my OS X partition. Only recovery partition is bootable. I am able to open my OS partition from Windows and see ...
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Mac Inverse Scrolling

how did you do it? I'm on Win 10 Boot-camp. Can you please explain the steps? I have tried entering all those commands into powershell but it would not work. Please could you explain more further? ...
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Is it safe to split the Windows 7 system partition created by bootcamp on mac book pro?

I have just installed Windows 7 on my Mac Book Pro using bootcamp. As you might aware, bootcamp can only create single Windows partition along side Mac OS partition. But now I want to be able to ...
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Autohotkey custom Windows key popping up start menu

I have an autohotkey script like this: RAlt::RWin ; right command to alt RWin::RAlt ; right alt to command (windows key) LWin::LAlt ; left command to alt LAlt::LWin ; left alt to command (windows ...
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Win 10 installer on Macbook produces “couldn't create new partition” error

I'm trying to install Windows 10 on my late 2011 Macbook Pro. As it's not officially supported, I'm bypassing the use of boot camp assistant. I have a 256GB SSD hosting OSX, I'd like to split that ...
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Cancel Boot Camp automatic boot

I wanted to install Windows using Boot Camp, I gave it the ISO image and partitioned the disk but decided not to pursue after reboot. Now everytime I power up my MacBook Pro it automatically boots to ...
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How to remove temporary OS X RESERVED partition not deleted after Boot Camp setup?

The Question: After installing Windows 8.1 on a Mac using BootCamp, an 8GB partition called OSXRESERVED is left behind. How would one safely remove it and reclaim the space for the OS X partition ...
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upgrading to osx el captian & keeping Windows

I have a Macbook Pro running osx Mavericks and Windows 8. I have downloaded the installer file for osx El Capitan and want to upgrade to it. However, seeing a few threads like: ...
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Windows 10 - apple touchpad driver incomplete or damaged

A few days ago my macbookpro touchpad stopped working with windows 10. My attempts to fix the issue: a) Looking at the device manager, I can see that the touchpad drivers (there are 2 of them for ...
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Boot Camp: Keyboard right-click

It seems like the standard way to right-click on Boot Camp is to set it to the corner of your trackpad in the boot camp control panel. But my Steam AOE2 crashes when I try to do that. Instead, I'd ...
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Bootcamp Vs Parallels

Are there any cons to setting up bootcamp on my mac then also using parallels to link to the same VM for fast access but then rebooting into windows to have the power and speed needed for gaming. Also ...
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Bootcamp win7 hard disk space not freeing after deleting files

I'm running Windows 7 on a MacBook Pro using Boot Camp. I have deleted a chunk of data in Windows 7 and emptied my Recycle Bin, but my hard disk space doesn't seem to free up. Is there any way to ...
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Windows 10 Mac dual boot installation . Boot camp folder missing

I successfully installed windows 10 in my MacBook Pro 13 using BootCamp. According to instructions I should have a bootcamp folder in the bootable pendrive which i used to install windows 10. The ...
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Bootcamp Partition (Windows 7) not recognizing free space created by OS X (El Capitan)

I will cut to the chase. I am attempting to increase the size of my Bootcamp partition, running Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium. Originally, I was following this video. This is what I did: In OS X ...
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Disk Partition rollback for Windows OS (Performed through Boot camp) on Mac Machine

I have a Macbook Pro running Snow Leopard, I have installed Windows 7 OS through Boot camp. Accidentally I have converted all the drives to Windows based partition from window's disk management . ...
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On dual-boot MacBook using BootCamp, moved HDD to optical bay and Windows no longer boots

It is a MacBook Pro 13" 2012 model, which came with a 500 GB HDD and an optical drive. I was using it with OS X and Windows 10 dual-boot without any booting issue. If I pressed Option before OS X ...
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Bootcamp interrupted while installing Windows 7, Now I couldn't find the partition.

I tried to install Windows 7 via Bootcamp assistant. Bootcamp interrupted while installing. It created a partition, but now the partition is missing. I have pasted the diskutil list result below ...
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Issue installing BootCamp drivers for Windows 10

I installed Windows 10 on my 15" Retina Macbook Pro. Once installed, I attempted to install the BootCamp drivers but it keeps getting hung up on the Realtek audio driver. I even left it overnight ...
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Manual Backup vs Time Machine

I am unable to login to Yosemite, always freezing on login. My only option after trying everything else was to use MacDrive software on the PC partition (bootcamp) to show the files and copy it ...
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Windows 7 won't install on mid 2007 iMac

since I bought a MBP, I gave my old 20" mid2007 iMac to my son. Since school works with windows software, I am trying to install win7 32bits on the iMac, with no success. I am using Bootcamp and tried ...
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Win 10 update causes BLACK SCREEN (Macbook Pro with Boot Camp)

I have a MacBook Pro. Created a new boot camp partition and installed Win 7 Pro. Performed all updates. Upgraded to Win 10. Seemed to work fine. I saw there was an update so I updated and it asked me ...
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Unable to change brightness level on Windows 8.1 with Bootcamp 5.1.5640 (Macbook Pro)

Is there anyone suffer the same problem ? I installed the latest Bootcamp driver : 5.1.5640 (https://support.apple.com/kb/DL1721?locale=en_US) then restart the MBP. However I'm unable to change the ...
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Is it possible to have BitLocker and FileVault on the same MacBoock Pro with Mac OS X Yosemite or El Capitan and Windows 10?

Is it possible to have BitLocker and FileVault on the same MacBook Pro with Mac OS X Yosemite or El Capitan and Windows 10? So far I only found this technique: ...
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Remote Desktop Grapic/Menu Weirdness

I am having issues with remote desktop in Windows 10 on a MacBook Pro 15" Retina in Boot Camp. I have included a link with an image of my desktop showing the issues, but they are: Start button is ...
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Apple: Read-only HFS+ on Windows 10 with boot camp driver

I've been searching around on the internet for a while trying to answer this question, but I can't get a clear answer for it. Background info: I'm running El Capitan with a Windows 10 partition on my ...
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How to keep the state of bootcamp(As in taking a snapshot in VM) while logging back to os

I am in a small dilemma. I mainly work under OSX. But from time to time, I need to use this specific program which is solely designed for windows. I have an iso copy of the program. So under windows ...
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Format Mac without losing Windows partition

I have a Macbook pro with bootcamp running windows and mac. My Mac OS has become so cluttered that I want to format it. How do I format the mac without losing the windows partition?
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Windows 10 on MacBook 2009, OSX gray OSD “icons” missing

I had Windows 7 on my old MacBook Pro 2009. Had Boot Camp properly installed, everything worked, I had nice gray OSD "icons" in Windows when pressing brightness (F1/F2) keys for example. Then I ...
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Choose between Mac OSX and Windows 10 at startup

I have a MAC where I have installed OSX 10.10 and Windows 10 using bootcamp. When I'm on one of systems , I can restart to other and vice versa. I want to know if is there any utility or ...
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Bootcamp Partition Issues

Okay, so I have OS X 10.11 and Windows 8.1 partitioned on my computer, I installed windows using efi. I decided to add an additional partition to my computer, but windows decided that it didn't like ...
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Windows 10 Preview running on mac mini expired - unable to boot

I was running Windows 10 Preview on my mac mini using bootcamp. Now when I start my computer I am unable to boot into Windows 10 and I'm getting the following error message: Your PC/Device Needs to ...
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Macbook keyboard gestures on windows 10

I have a late 2009 Macbook Pro with Windows 10 and Boot Camp v. 4.0. Before the Windows 10 install, my Boot Camp version was working fine with Windows 8. What do I have to do to get my Macbook ...
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Can't get into Bootmanager with ALT-Key after El Captitan Update on Mac Mini

i used to have windows as my default OS on my Mac Mini. I upgraded to OSX "El Capitan" and after that I can't get into the Bootcamp-Selection by pressing the Alt-Key during the Boot-process. I ...
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How can I make my bootcamp partition bootable again after upgrading to El Capitan?

I recently upgraded to El Capitan OSX 10.11 and now can't boot into Windows. If I restart the computer and hold Option down, the only option is OSX. If I use System Preferences to select the bootcamp ...