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Battery indicator not updating in Windows on Macbook Air 13'' (early 2014)

I have just bought my new MacBook Air from early 2014 and I have noticed a problem after installing windows by using boot camp. The battery doesn't show how much time I have got left, and the battery ...
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Resolution on 13" macbook pro retina in bootcamp windows 7

I've a macbook pro retina (and i'm disappointed by it). So I wanted to run windows on, used parallels. Almost what I need, so I tried bootcamp. Installation goes good, bootcamp drivers good. ...
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1answer
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The brightness on the Windows 7 partition of my Macbook Pro won't change. How do I fix this?

Since installing Windows 7 + Bootcamp on my Macbook Pro, I've been unable to change the brightness. Pressing the F1/F2 keys makes the brightness graphic appear and a bar moves up and down, but the ...
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2answers
250 views

MacBook Pro HD shows gray progress bar, bar completes and Mac turns off

I've MacBook Pro HD (Late 2011) with Maverick and a Bookcamp partition. Yesterday, when i turn on my Macbook ON, after starting sound, it sows me Apple logo and a Progress Bar. Progress Bar completes ...
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1answer
106 views

Migrated Bootcamp Partition using WinClone, Damaged MBR

Dual-OS Scenario: Partition 0 runs OS X Mavericks - 250 GBs Prtition 1 runs Windows 8.1 - 250 GBs, installed using bootcamp I recently bought a new mac and wanted to migrate everything, so I used ...
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2answers
90 views

Why does my MacBook play the startup sound through the speakers rather than through the connected earbuds?

I just installed Windows 8.1 Pro on my MacBook using Bootcamp. Before doing this, the startup sound that gets played whenever you turn on the MacBook would play through my earbuds if they were ...
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2answers
2k views

How to enable hardware virtualization on a MacBook?

I need to enable hardware virtualization on my MacBook Air 2013. I want to run the Windows Phone 8 emulator, which requires hardware virtualization. I am running Windows 8 in boot camp. On my old PC, ...
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3answers
3k views

Macbook pro, boot camp, can't enable wifi adapter

installed Windows 8 on my macbook pro (Item No : 8899069, Mftr Part No : MD313LL/A) via boot camp. I installed the boot camp support tools. The wifi adapter says that it is working correctly. However, ...
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2answers
474 views

Ctrl + Alt + Del on a Mac with Windows

I'm using Boot Camp to run Windows on my Mac. Last night I tried to compress the memory of C, then after that finished, it told me to Press Ctrl + Alt + Del to restart How do I press these ...
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447 views

Macbook pro won't boot after boot camp attempt

So, I have a macbook pro 15" and tried to install windows 7 on it using boot camp, the instalation succeded and windows 7 loaded the first time fine, i've then installed the apple drivers on it and on ...
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0answers
2k views

Creating Bootable Win 7 USB with BootCamp Assistant

I have a MBP running 10.6 with a CD drive. I read a tutorial that allowed me to create a bootable Windows 7 USB stick by modifying the Info.plist file in the Boot Camp Assistant package so it shows ...
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3answers
233 views

Bootcamp both Windows 8 and Windows 7 on OS X Mountain Lion

I currently have Windows 8 installed via Bootcamp 4(?) via Mountain Lion. I'd like to also install Windows 7. Is there a way to do multiple bootcamp's - what is the best way to go about this?
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1answer
515 views

MacBook Pro 8,1 triple boot, rEFIt not showing, Mac only boots on windows

I'm new to Mac multi booting. I've just installed a triple boot (OS X Mountain Lion + Ubuntu 12.04 + Windows 7 Ultimate) on my MacBook Pro 8,1. Everything went more or less right. I had the rEFIt ...
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275 views

Macbook pro hard drive not recognized by any means after using chkdsk /r on bootcamp

Good afternoon everyone, Here is my headache: I have (had?) a macbook pro late 2011 wtih bootcamp running in Win 7, the bootcamp partition started to give problems (corrupted data I recon) so I ...
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1answer
602 views

Use HFS+ or NTFS for Bootcamp-shared harddrive?

I put a second HDD into my MacBook Pro. Now I want to install Windows with Bootcamp and want both OSX and Windows to be able to read and write to that HDD. What I am asking is whether you'd recommend ...
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1answer
1k views

VMware Fusion won't boot my Boot Camp partition

I have a Boot Camp partition on my MacBook that I would ultimately like to convert to a VMware virtual machine image. I've installed VMware Fusion and tried to start up my Boot Camp install using the ...
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1k views

External Mic on Macbook Pro late 2010 not working under Bootcamp Windows 7

MacBook Pro late 2010, using Bootcamp 3.3, in Windows 7, 64bit, all updates current as of 2012-Mar-30. In MacOSX 10.6.8 Snow Leopard the MBP's combo (single) headset jack recognizes the (iPhone) ...
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1answer
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Safe mode in Windows 7 on Bootcamp?

How do I boot my Windows 7 partition to safe mode if it is installed into BOOTCAMP? On normal PC computers, you normally see the BIOS getting started and prompting you to press something (normally F8) ...
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1answer
4k views

Using Boot Camp on an already partitioned harddrive

I want to install Windows 7 via Boot Camp on a Mac. I already split the harddrive into a few partition. Everytime I try to use Boot Camp it says (freely translated): The start volume can't be ...
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1answer
2k views

Trouble with external monitor under Windows 7 on MacBook Pro Boot Camp

I'm running Windows 7 32-bit on a mid-2010 15" MacBook Pro Intel Core i5 under Boot Camp. I've had trouble getting it to work with my second display and searching Google for an appropriate answer has ...
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1answer
704 views

Boot Camp from USB DVD drive

I can't seem to be able to install Windows 7 64-bit on a 2008 MacBook (64-bit dual core) from an external USB DVD drive. I've done the following: Performed a clean install of Mac OS X Snow Leopard ...
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4answers
107k views

How can I install a Windows 7 into BootCamp via USB

I have a MacBook and I'd like to install Windows 7 via USB. I've created the partition using Boot Camp and I've got an .ISO of my Windows 7 install disk. Is it possible to install this via USB, ...
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1answer
761 views

Cannot install Boot Camp 3.1 drivers on Windows 7?

I have a 64-bit Windows 7 install (thru bootcamp) on my 17" Macbook Pro, with the bootcamp 3.0 drivers. Whenever I run the apple software update to install the 3.1 drivers, it downloads and installs ...
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1answer
1k views

Missing startup screens and slow bootup/login after using WinClone to expand Bootcamp partition

I used WinClone to backup my Bootcamp partition, which was a Windows 7 Ultimate install, on my late 2006 Macbook Pro. I desired to expand the Bootcamp partition's size. It worked reasonably well ...
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1answer
142 views

Swapping License Keys in Windows 7

I have a Macbook Pro that dual boots with a retail version of Windows 7. I recently purchased Parallels 6, hoping that I could have the best of both worlds. Dual Boot for performance, VM for ...
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2answers
1k views

Installed windows w/ bootcamp on Macbook pro, don't see bootloader?

so I installed windows 7 using the bootcamp assistant on Mac OS X, everything went fine, but it automatically always boots into Windows 7? I don't even have the option to choose which OS? why is that? ...
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2answers
249 views

Boot Camp or Virtualization [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Boot Camp, Parallels, VirtualBox Or Fusion? Bought my first Macbook Pro over the summer and I love it...but, I have one Windows program (financial software) that I must ...
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1answer
671 views

Does Windows 7 work without issues on the October 2010 MacBook Air notebooks?

Known concerns I have with using a MacBook Air as a Windows 7 machine are: Severe: Blue Screen of Death caused by appletmp.sys, which may require a full re-install of Windows 7. Tolerable: ...
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486 views

MacBook Pro (April 2010 edition) overheats while running Boot Camp

I have a MacBook Pro, 15" April 2010 edition, which overheats and then freezes while running Boot Camp. It appears that the fans aren't turning on. I run Windows 7 x64. The CPU is a Core i5. I see ...
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2answers
3k views

Boot Camp: How should I partition for Windows XP, FAT or NTFS?

I've read quite an old article on Ask Dave Taylor (Boot Camp was still beta) and he says to format the Windows XP partition with FAT; Mac OS X can't browse NTFS partitions. I have a new MacBook Pro ...
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1answer
1k views

Installing Linux on MacBook (os X 10.5.8)

Is there any way I can install and run Linux (any free flavor) natively on my MacBook? I mean without virtualization tools and software.
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909 views

Installing windows w/ boot camp is not working, getting 'Disk error' on startup to Windows drive

I'm trying to install Windows XP on my macbook w/ boot camp, like I've done before, but I'm getting a 'Disk error' now whenever I try. I've reformatted the machine with OSX 10.5 on a Mac OS Extended ...
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1answer
141 views

Wireless No Longer Works on MacBook

I have a weird problem. I have a MacBook with Snow Leopard installed. I installed Windows 7 Ultimate in another partition via Boot Camp. Before this afternoon, my wireless internet worked in the ...
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0answers
908 views

MacBook trackpad fires left and right click events when two-finger clicking in Windows

I bought a new MacBook Pro - it is awesome. I love Windows 7, and it flies on this hardware. However, I have one issue - two-finger right clicks fire both left and right click events. So I used to ...
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1answer
2k views

What does drag lock do in boot camp?

In the control panel for my mac book pro I have an icon called Boot camp. Inside there and inside the trackpad tab I have an option called drag lock. It sounds useful to me as I sometimes find it ...
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1answer
2k views

Mac book pro swap function key usage and F * keys using boot camp

Is there a way to auto imply the function key being pressed. Or swap it's use. I basically want F1 to be for F1 and F2 to be for F2 by default. If I want to lighten or darken my screen then I will ...
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2answers
691 views

Unable to boot directly to Mac OS X

I was trying to install Windows 7 on my Macbook pro using bootcamp, after creating partition I found out that I missed my DVD at office desk. Later I deleted the partition, but when I restart the ...
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0answers
237 views

Windows 7 on 1st Gen Macbook Pro (Q4-2008), power management problems

I have the first generation macbook pro, purchased Q4 2008. I've been trying to run Windows 7 and can get it all installed great with the BootCamp 3.1 64 bit drivers however ... power management isn't ...
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Is there a “Print Screen” command in Boot Camp on a MacBook Pro?

I have a MacBook Pro with Windows 7 installed on the Boot Camp partition. I've figured out how to invoke most of the "missing keys" (like home, end, page up, page down) but have not yet figured out if ...
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1answer
6k views

Macbook Pro keyboard with BootCamp - missing the Home/End/PageUp/PageDown keys [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I type Home on a MacBook Pro? Last year I converted from Windows to a MacBook Pro and went through the process of learning the ways of the Mac keyboard. In ...
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3answers
7k views

Print Screen key of Windows on Mac

I've tried Win 7 on my MacBook. then I'm facing a problem of capturing the screen. I want to take the screen shot of the whole screen(including the cursor). I'm sure that I can grab it with the key ...
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4answers
6k views

Unpredictable MBP wake from sleep in Windows 7 Boot Camp

I have a Macbook Pro with Windows 7 installed in Boot Camp. I have serious problems with waking from sleep and not sure why. I have the default Balanced power plan selected. Many times when I close ...
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1answer
167 views

MacBook hangs when restarting to Vista through BootCamp

I have Vista Pro installed on my Macbook and while it mostly works well, sometimes when I select Windows from the boot screen after turning the thing on, the screen just goes black and it all stops. ...
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2answers
112 views

Windows XP SP3 on Macbook Has Limited Disk Space

I setup Windows XP SP3 on a 40 GB partition using bootcamp (partition formatted for NTFS). For some reason, the hard drive properties only show ~3 GB of space available. Funny thing is though, I've ...
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1answer
927 views

Restoring MacBook hard drive when using Bootcamp and Time Machine

I recently lost the hard drive in my 2008 MacBook Pro which had OSX 10.5 and Vista (dual boot). A friend helped me replace the hard drive and install the original OSX and I took the opportunity to ...
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1answer
944 views

Macbook Windows partition disappeared

My Macbook Pro HD is divided in 3 partitions of equal size. The first one has Snow Leopard installed on it, the second one has Windows 7 on it, and the third one is used to store backups (Clonezilla ...
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2answers
6k views

Unibody MacBook WiFi Drivers for Windows 7 x64

I have a Unibody MacBook Pro running Windows 7 x64 on Boot camp (with the Snow Leopard boot camp update applied) It's been having trouble connecting to certain WiFi networks, and I'd like to update ...
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2answers
2k views

Why did my mouse/trackpad suddenly stop working on my MacBook under Windows XP?

My mouse and track pad have suddenly stopped working on my MacBook, which is running Windows XP from BootCamp. Both the USB mouse and the trackpad work fine in OS X. The device manager says that the ...
2
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3answers
4k views

MacBook Ambient Light Sensor Drivers for Windows

Is there a way to enable the ambient light sensor on a MacBook Pro unibody while running Windows? I'm particularly interested in a compatible driver for use in Windows 7 x64.
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1answer
373 views

Setting up Windows XP with bootcamp - Why does OSX Boot and Skip XP Installation?

I am attempting to install Windows XP on my Macbook. I use bootcamp assistant and partion 32GB for windows. I insert the XP disk and I go through the initial blue screen disk formatting screens. After ...