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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Mac bootcamp boots under VMWare fusion but not normally

I have a mac bootcamp partition running windows 8.1 that used to work perfectly. I've been using it for about 9 months exclusively under vmware fusion and all has been fine. I have recently however ...
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Didn't use bootcamp, just upgraded to Windows 10 and now can't reboot in OSX

I was runnning Windows 7 Home on an updated 27" iMac via bootcamp. Someone else installed it for me and other than knowing how to reboot in either and then working with OSX or windows, I don't ...
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How do I successfully virtualise my (Boot-Camp) Window 10 partition so it runs on Hyper-V?

I have a MacBook Pro with a Windows 10 partition running on Boot-Camp and I would like to convert the Windows 10 partition into a virtual disk/machine that I can use as a VM within a Windows hosted ...
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How can I have the Mighty Mouse's secondary button on the left in Windows 10?

I use Windows 10 on a Mac Mini running Boot Camp. My mouse is a wired Mighty Mouse connected via the keyboard USB. The secondary button (used to bring up the context menu) is, by default, on the ...
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How to upgrade MBP early 2015 SSD

I am trying to look for a way to upgrade my 13 inch Macbook Pro Retina SSD because it's too small right now (only 128GB). I found out that currently only OWC Aura offers the upgrade SSD for this ...
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Deleted BOOTCAMP partition capacity went into Recovery HD

I am facing a weird problem and it is honestly driving me crazy! I had a bootcamp partition (80 Go) with Windows 7 installed for a while. I then tried to remove this partition using Apple's Bootcamp ...
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Internal SD Card Drive not Returning/Waking up after Sleep/Hibernate

Here is the setup: I have an internal SD card reader in my laptop. It contains a 32GB SD card that contains my research library. Information I use on a regular basis. The problem: When the ...
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Install windows 8.1 on mac pro “we couldn't create a new partition…”

I hava a mac pro with 4 SATA hard drives a 2TB a 1TB and two 4TB. The two 4TB are set up as a RAID and the 2TB has a clean install of OSX 10.11 on it. I'm attempting to install Windows 8.1 onto the ...
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Bootcamp Drivers on Windows 10 Cause BSOD

I've tried several times over the last few days to get Windows 10 Professional up and running properly on my 2014 MacBook Pro. After each install I've tried I've hit issues immediately after ...
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How do I remove AppleHFS+ Bootcamp driver?

So, I have an iMac 27" Late 2012, and I have just installed Windows 10 Home 64Bit through BootCamp. BootCamp comes along with several "support software", useful drivers made for Windows and Apple ...
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Persistent Privilige Violations in Console causing extreme OS delays

I have a 27" iMac at home with Boot Camp running Windows 10 on a "standard" NTFS-formatted partition, in addition to an external hard drive running a GUID partition scheme with an exFAT partition and ...
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Bootcamp won't see bootable Windows install media on my 2011 iMac

I am trying to install Windows 8.1 on my 2011 iMac. I have the latest version of El Capitan installed. That may not seem hard, cause I could just use Bootcamp right? Well, wrong. I can't really use ...
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“No bootable device…” after I resized the OS X Partition (Bootcamp on Mac OS X)

I was running out of disk space on my bootcamp Win 7 partition, so I switched to OS X and resized the OS X partition from 400GB to 300GB. I hoped that I could add those 100GB free space to the Win ...
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MacBook Air keyboard Backlight function Boot Camp, Windows 10

I have a MacBook Air which operates with Windows 10 on Boot Camp. I installed all the drivers. Everything is working fine except the keyboard backlight. How I can fix this problem?
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Computer wakes from sleep

I have a Macbook Pro 2015 with Retina Display running Windows 10. I have noticed two peculiar sets of behavior. 1) I wrote myself a timestamp application that writes to a file every x minutes(only ...
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Repair Bootcamp after altering partitions in El Capitan

I wanted to create a shared partition that I could access between my Bootcamp install and OS X. I was on Yosemite, and Disk Utility would not allow me to resize or create new partitions, but I heard I ...
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Bootcamp Drive Missing from Startup Disk

I setup up a Bootcamp partition that was working pretty well. I could use Startup Options to change between the two. I was running bleeding-edge Windows 10 previews on Bootcamp and that broke I ...
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Parallels deleted my Windows Start Volume

I installed Parallels on Mac OSX el capitan. Before, I had a win 10 bootcamp start volume. After installing Parallels, the start volume disappeared from settings -> start volume and I can't boot my ...
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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 ...