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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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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In Windows 7, if I play a full screen game, then all apps become “full screen” as well

In Windows 7, when I play a full screen game, then quit the game, all windows, such as those belonging to Firefox or Windows Explorer, become full screen as well. This means that they will expand to ...
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Can't use Bootcamp partition for Windows 8 installation

I'm trying to install Windows 8 with Bootcamp on my Macbook Pro. Sadly it won't let me get past the disk partition choice (even after formatting the Bootcamp-drive). It says: Windows can't be ...
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Can I install Windows 7 on a MacBookPro2,2 running Snow Leopard (10.6.8) with Boot Camp?

The installation & setup guide says I need a MacBook Pro introduced in 2007 or later. I have a MacBook Pro introduced in October 2006. I have my Snow Leopard installation disk, and can obtain a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Mac Bootcamp - Showing hard drive selection on boot

Can i make my computer boot straight into the hard drive selection screen? My current method is always pressing the option key on start up. This is the screen that i'm talking about:
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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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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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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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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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Copying drivers from another Windows installation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: BootCamp drivers - lost my Mac OSX CD Is it possible to copy the drivers from another Windows installation? I have re-installed my computer only to find that none of the ...
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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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Boot camp install from a HDD image

How would one go about imaging an old work computer (old IBM aptiva from 2001ish) with Windows XP and lots of stuff (VPN client with settings etc) to a new iMac, while preserving Mac OSX? I can't ...
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Installing Windows 10 on OS X Yosemite with BootCamp

I am trying to install Windows 10 on my MacBook Pro, the late 2011 model, using BootCamp. However, with all of the videos I have seen there is an option in Boot Camp Assistant that says "Create a ...
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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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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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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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Unable to boot into OSX after installing Windows with Bootcamp

I installed Windows 8.1 Enterprise via Bootcamp on my MBP (Nov 2013 model), now I can only boot into Windows, no way to boot into OSX. When I hold the ALT button at boot, the menu shows only Windows ...
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Does Windows update KB3033929 modify the boot loader making it difficult to install on a dual boot system?

We have been unable to install Windows update KB3033929 on a MacBook Pro with Bootcamp either directly booted to Windows or running Windows as a VM with VMware Fusion. There appears to be a known ...
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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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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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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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Why does sound say it's working but isn't in windows 7 bootcamp?

I recently installed windows 7 home premium in bootcamp on os x Yosemite. The sound driver is working and everything. The sound appears to be working. I don't hear anything though. I have the volume ...
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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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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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Mac OSX boot option missing after Bootcamp and Installation of Windows 8.1 and BitLocker

A user has the most recent MacBook Pro, we've installed Mac OS X, and then Boot Camp and Windows 8.1 Professional, and enabled BitLocker (which obviously re-arranged the Windows partitions). We are no ...
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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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Does BootCamp on OSX El Captain support Windows 10?

I'm considering buying a MacBook Pro next to my Surface Pro 3 for some iOS development. But I must to be able to run Windows 10 on this machine. Does bootcamp on El Capitan support Windows 10 or is ...
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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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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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MacBookPro running Windows 7: accidental trackpad input is driving me mad

I am running Windows7 Professional 64bit on a 2010 MacBookPro using BootCamp 3.1. I am using an external trackball. When I am typing, I accidently brushing the trackpad and accidently overtyping ...
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Windows 10 RTM (10240 or higher) idle high CPU Usage at 20% - 22% with Bootcamp MBP

I Just upgraded to Windows 10 10240 as an insider tester finding that this upgrade keeps my CPU Usage at 20%-22 range. I also made a clean install from latest ISO and the problem persist. Is ...
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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?