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Impossible to configure boot on Macbook Pro

I have a Macbook Pro with a bootcamp running both Mac OS X Snow Leopard and Windows 7. From Mac OS, I did a restart under Windows 7 but since I had not been using Windows for a long time, I ...
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4answers
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Windows 7 + Bootcamp: Apple Cinema Display brightness doesn't work

I have no idea what's going on here, I hope someone can help. Windows 7 x64 was installed and fully updated on an Intel Mac. It seemed to be working fine, but there was no sound, so I installed the ...
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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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4answers
643 views

Unable to use BootCamp to Install Windows 7 on my Macbook Pro

I get the error: cannot complete the partitioning because some files cannot be moved. I have more than enough space (250GB harddrive, 150GB free) I have tried doing a full defrag with iDefrag I ...
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0answers
826 views

How to install ISO format windows 7 on Mac Mini with boot camp

I learned how to install/upgrade snow leopard without a install CD here. I was wondering if there's any way that I can install Windows 7 on Mac Mini without install CD. Say if the Windows 7 is in .iso ...
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1answer
1k views

OS X Boot extremely slow after installing boot camp (XP)

I just installed bootcamp on my 2010 13" MBP, running 10.6. However, after doing the bootcamp, I have extremely slow boot for my OS X partition, and when I verified the disk in Disk Utility (from a ...
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1answer
1k views

Can I move Windows to Bootcamp from Parallels?

Lately I'm playing with Windows Phone 7 development, but I was in assumption that all development tool works well on Mac (Windows on Parallels) and later I found out that emulator doesn't work VMs!! ...
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Possible issues for not fixing the Bootcamp files cannot be moved error?

I have been reading and working on the following error message for the last few days. Bootcamp Partition Error: "Files cannot be moved" This has occurred (I am guessing) from removing the ...
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2answers
212 views

How to easily switch between Windows 7 and OS X in Boot Camp

I am currently running bootcamp on SnowLeopard OS X with Windows 7. At present, when I want to switch to Windows 7 from SnowLeopard I have to restart and hold down the option key, only then am I ...
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1answer
135 views

macosx not recognizing held down keys on boot

I'm running fully updated snow leapord on a new model imac. I am unable to boot into macosx. I do have build 7600 of windows 7 that the computer will automatically boot to. I do not have the ...
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1answer
133 views

Boot a bootcamp Windows 7 install from Snow Leopard?

Is there a way to boot a Windows 7 install on BootCamp from a Mac OS X Snow Leopard install. I hear that you can boot from Parrallels and VMware fusion.b
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2answers
707 views

How can I get Snow Leopard to recognize my third partition?

I installed Snow Leopard on my Macbook Pro. I then installed Windows 7 in a Boot Camp partition. Then using Windows 7's disk management console, I resized my Windows 7partition and created a 3rd NTFS ...
2
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2answers
3k views

How to initiate NTP update

My MBP currently is not connected to the internet when it is booted. (vacation) now I notice, that each time I return to OS X after a Bootcamped XP game, my system time is of by an hour. (XP and OS X ...
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3answers
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Strange error when Bootcamp attempts to create partition for Windows

I get a strange error when I tell Bootcamp to create a partition for Windows. I get to the Create a Partition stage. I select 20GB for Windows leaving 91GB (39GB free) for OS X. I then click Partition ...
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2answers
1k views

Increase the size of a Boot Camp partition

How do you increase the size of a Boot Camp partition?
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5answers
4k views

Boot Camp fails to create a Windows partition because it can't move files

I'm running Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) on a mac with a 320 GB drive, 167GB free space, and I can't get Boot Camp running. The wizard starts creating the Windows partition, but fails with a message ...
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4answers
2k views

Strange problems after Windows 7 installation with Boot Camp on iMac

So, I thought give Windows 7 a shot on my iMac 20" running Snow Leopard. Installation went well, it is running without any problems. After the installation, some very strange problems occur: When I ...
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4answers
769 views

Will Windows 7 work with Bootcamp?

Will Windows 7 (Home Premium) work with Bootcamp on my iMac 24" Late 2008 (Snow Leopard 10.6.1) successfully?
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1answer
720 views

Is BootPicker Snow Leopard compatible?

I have Windows 7 installed using bootcamp and I'd like to see a menu (for about 5 secs) on system startup to choose which OS to run. BootPicker is exactly what I want, but no screen appears on ...
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2answers
204 views

Bootcamp not seeing Windows

I have a Macbook Pro with Snow Leopard OS X. I use it's bootcamp utility to install Windows-XP and it has worked fine for me until one day I eject boot camp from my desktop. After that, when I want to ...
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1answer
500 views

Has Boot Camp changed in Snow Leopard?

I have a brand new MacBook Pro which I use exclusively in Windows 7. Is it worth buying Snow Leopard? Since I don't use Mac OX at all (and don't intend to in the future), I don't need the HFS+ ...
2
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4answers
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Enable trackpad tap-to-click in BootCamp on 1st-gen (non-multi-touch) MacBook?

Apparently, the trackpad driver in later model MacBooks (those with multi-touch trackpads) has trackpad tap-to-click support. Is there any way to enable this in Boot Camp on a first-generation ...
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4answers
322 views

Is there an updated version of Boot Camp coming with Snow Leopard?

Possibly with updated drivers for Windows 7?