Questions tagged [boot-camp]

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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How to restore FAT Partition

I have a MacBook Pro with 2 physical drives. Let's call them System and Data. On System, I had 2 partitions, one with macOS and the other with Windows using BootCamp. While trying to delete the ...
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rEFInd has slowed down 2019 MacBook Pro boot process significantly

Today I tried to triple boot my MacBook Pro (running macOS Mojave) with Windows 10 (using BootCamp) and Linux Mint 19.2. I followed this tutorial: https://robpickering.com/triple-boot-macbook-pro-...
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Boot Camp running Windows 10 returns error code 0xc000021a

My MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2014) running macOS Mojave version 10.14.6 failed to boot in Windows 10 via Boot Camp. I was prompted with Windows auto repair system saying it would search for ...
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Dual booted Mac book Pro with Windows is no longer booting

I dual booted my Mac book pro with windows using Boot Camp for a class and it worked for a few days. When I booted the computer and held option, it would show me both Operating Systems just fine and ...
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Is there a way to force bootcamp to boot up in macOS via the windows registry or command line?

It's like this: I have inadvertently uninstalled the pre-existing AHCI(?) sata driver while trying to update the same so that windows could recognise the new 2TB sata SSD I just stuck in there (...
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How to get unallocated space back after uninstalling windows via bootcamp?

Some time ago I installed Windows 10 on my MacBook Pro mid 2012, today I noticed that I didn't use it for over a year, while it was sitting there eating up 30% of all my available space. On a whim I ...
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Windows 8.1 Boot Camp on MacBook Air Not Booting Properly

I installed Windows 8.1 Pro on my MacBook Air a while ago and I all worked fine until I restarted my computer and a Blue Screen of Death appeared on my screen. Then it restarted and then it showed a ...
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BootCamp could not locate the OS X boot volume

I've installed Windows 10 on my MacBook Pro 2017, the system restarted as Windows but when I try to return to MAC OSX by the bootcamp icon it say to me the following message: "could not locate the OS ...
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MacBook Pro 2019 on Bootcamp windows 10 goes really hot

I have got a new MacBook Pro 2019 and installed a windows 10 on it using bootcamp. MacBook on windows 10 goes really really hot. I have needed to buy some cooling device under macbook because ...
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Can I boot an old Windows SSD with a MacBook and install BootCamp driver?

Is it possible to boot an old Windows 10 SSD with a MacBook with macOS Mojave and then install the BootCamp Driver? I know it´s possible to install BootCamp to an external SSD but can I boot one? Or ...
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Apple Magic Keyboard Fn Key Windows 10. Driver Isn't Working

This is NOT a duplicate of a 9 year old question. Nor is it answered by a github TESTSIGNING work around. How do I get the correct Apple drivers to update Windows. The two most recent BootCamp ...
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Microsoft Surface Mobile Mouse lags on Windows 10 Bootcamp

Just bought a Microsoft Surface Mobile Mouse to go with my macbook. I know this isn't a performance mouse, but the lag is unbearable in Windows 10 via bootcamp! However, it work ok on macOS Mojave. ...
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Recover a Windows 10 Bootcamp installation from a .dmg file in an iMac

I accidentally deleted a Windows 10 partition from my iMac SSD (I have a late 2015 27" i7-based with 1TB of SSD running macOS Mojave 10.14.5). I was going to reinstall everything from scratch using ...
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Where can I find a copy of Boot Camp's info.plist?

I'm running macOS Sierra (10.12.6) and I was messing with the info.plist file and I repaced it with another app's. I was wondering if there was anyone who had a copy of the file, or if anyone knows ...
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Install mouse and keyboard driver manually on external windows HDD

I install Windows on external HDD. When I boot to Windows for the first time mouse and keyboard not recognize. I know I should plug an external keyboard for that. and then install Bootcamp Windows ...
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Bootcamp Assistant Partitioning Task will not complete

I have started a Bootcamp Assistant disk partition that will not complete. When I had first tried this I received the error: Fix - "An error occurred while partitioning the disk" so I ran the ...
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Installing Windows without bootcamp on internal partition

I recently bought an 2019 iMac with 1TB fusion drive. The 5400 rpm hard disk was too slow so what I did was unmerge the internal ssd from the internal hdd and fuse it with an external thunderbolt sdd (...
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Dual Boot Windows 7/ Mac OS on a SSD - MacBookPro early 2011 - BootCamp no CD Drive

I am currently trying to fresh up my old MacBookPro early 2011, which is currently running High Sierra (10.13.6) on a SSD. I removed the original, broken optical CD/DVD drive with this SSD. The ...
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Windows Automatic Repair Doesn't Recognise Macbook Keyboard

I've installed Windows 10 using Bootcamp to my Late Macbook 2008. After an update blue screen occurred (inaccessible boot device) and there are two options on the following screen: Restart or Advanced ...
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Windows 10 keep restarts while setting up in the partitioned disk

I am currently using 13 -inch MacBook Pro (mid 2014) and just replaced my 250 gb ssd to the new OWC Aura N ssd few days ago. I tried to install windows 10 using the bootcamp by using the bootcamp ...
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Determine edition of Windows 7 Bootcamp partition - no access to command line(?)

I acquired a MacBook recently with a Windows 7 Bootcamp partition. I wanted to make more space for the Windows partition, so used MacOS' Disk Utility to shrink the MacOS partition. Even though this ...
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Recovering MacOS Partition after using partitionwizard article and MiniTool to shrink BOOTCAMP

I have a dual boot Mac with two partitions, "MacintoshHD"(MacOS) and "BOOTCAMP" (Windows 8). I am one of the unlucky people who was Google-forwarded to partitionwizard.com and found there an article ...
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I am not able to create a new partition in my MacBook

I use a MacBook Pro 13 early 2015 model running macOS Mojave, I have 2 partitions right now,(Mac partition APFS and Boot Camp NTFS) I need to create one more partition to extend my boot camp partition....
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Lower Overall Win10 Audio level

I’ve bootcamped my MacBook Pro with windows 10, and it’s going great except the overall system volume is way too loud. I have to operate my system on a volume level lower than 10, because any higher ...
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Boot Camp Assistant did not give partition option when I went to add Windows 10 ISO

I am attempting to get windows on my mid 2014 mac book pro. On all the videos I watch there was a prompt to choose how much space I wanted for windows. I did not get this partition option. I have the ...
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MySQL doesn't start on Xampp Windows 10 as Bootcamp on iOS

I've installed Xampp Version 3.2.3. Apache, Filezilla, and Mercury are running. MySQL starts with a PID and then crashes. I get the following error log: We will try our best to scrape up some info ...
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Partitioning Windows disks rendered Mac OS unbootable

I installed Windows 10 with the help of Bootcamp, by partitioning around 40 GB of free Space from the 256 GB SSD in my MacBook Pro. However, I was running out of free disk Space, so I rebooted into ...
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Recovering lost memory in Macbook

I had installed Windows-10 via boot camp in my MacBook pro (128 GBs). When I tried to Uninstall the Windows using Boot Camp, the process did not complete and threw some error (not enough memory error)....
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In Windows 10, how can I swap the alt and win keys *on one specific keyboard*?

I recently installed Windows 10 Pro on my Mac via Boot Camp. The left-hand modifier keys on the internal keyboard are, from left to right, Control, Option, and Command. Apple somehow has this ...
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Installing Windows Legacy on a GPT hard drive

I am trying to install Windows Legacy mode (NOT UEFI MODE) on a GPT partitioned drive. If I use UEFI mode to install Windows 10, the audio drivers don't work, which is an issue with UEFI. I am ...
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Internet Not Working On Windows 8.1 Partition After Using BootCamp on Mac

I partitioned my hard drive and installed Windows 8.1 on my macbook (2011) using BootCamp. Downloaded the drivers automatically by clicking the box in the BootCamp dialog, then manually installed ...
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Earphone volume too loud or too quiet on Windows 10

Hi I'm having a weird problem on my MacBook Pro running Windows 10 Pro through Bootcamp. The earphone volume is either too loud or too quiet, and seems to switch between these two upon every restart. ...
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Boot Camp Assistant fails to create the USB installer from the Windows 10 October 2018 Update

I downloaded the Windows10 October 2018 Update iso file from the Microsoft website Download Windows 10 Disc Image (ISO File). The downloaded file was named Win10_1809Oct_English_x64.iso. I tried using ...
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Bootcamp Assistant - Startup disk cannot partion hard-drive

MacBook is Mid 2014 Pro Retina on Mojave 10.14.1. I've searched and searched but I can't seem to find a solution. Hopefully someone hear can help me
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Create an agnostic exFAT partition to share between macOS Sierra and Boot Camp Windows 10?

I've ordered a 2TB Crucial MX500 SSD to put in my 2012 MBP (A1278) (I'm also replacing the hard drive cable and putting in 16gb of RAM). I plan to install macOS Sierra, followed by Windows 10 (...
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OS X can't boot after Windows patrition size change

I run into big problem. I was not aware that bootcamp may do this: I wanted to reduce windows patrition, so i've used Esus partition manager free to this smaller. After restatt, windows booted by ...
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Bootcamp Windows 10 in Legacy BIOS mode reports external pure GPT disks as MBR. Why?

I was under the impression that Windows just required the drive it boots from to be MBR when booting in BIOS mode, hence the hybrid MBR setup created by Bootcamp on my Macbook Air 2012 (this model ...
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MacOS Virtual Machine on Windows using real partition in VMWare

Note: I am on a Macbook Pro and so I should not be violating the Apple EULA for virtualizing MacOS. I am trying to use VMWare Workstation to boot my MacOS partition while in Bootcamp (while working ...
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Windows 10 on Macbook Pro not responsive to keyboard input

I have a 2016 15-inch Macbook Pro, on which I installed Windows 10 via Boot Camp. But it's often slow to respond to my keystrokes. There's a slight delay before what I type shows up on screen, barely ...
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Repair windows 7 installation in Mac (bootcamp)

Recently I tried to install Linux (Debian distribution) in a Mac device which have windows 7 installed too. I did it worng (now I know it) because I did it through windows 7 so, when I restarted, ...
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Running Windows 7/10 on MacBook via Bootcamp - Limitations

I am thinking of buying a MacBook, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air, to replace my current (and only) Laptop, which is a PC running windows. I would like to do this “switch” because I would love to have ...
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Battle.net not downloading on Windows

The help forums and Blizzard support have been no success. Every time I click to install Battle.net, I get this pop-up saying "This app can't run on your PC", and I have no idea what could be ...
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Cannot boot from MacOS or Windows after attempting to shrink Boot Camp partition on MacBook

What I was doing: I wanted to free up some space from my Boot Camp/Win 10 partition so I could install Linux. I used AOMEI's partition tools on Windows to shrink my Windows partition by 100gb. In the ...
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Bluetooth not working on Windows 8.1, but worked on Windows 10 (running on a MacBook Air)

I can't get Bluetooth to work on my MacBook Air 1,1 2008 when running Windows 8.1. The Bluetooth card shows up as working in the Device Manager but none of the Bluetooth options in Settings or Control ...
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Unable to boot into bootcamp (Windows 7), due to resizing only OSX partition

I have a MacBookPro 2011, OSx 10.9.2, it is dual booted (using bootcamp). I followed this youtube video that shows how to resize mac https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhkdOLXT6Eg but after resizing ...
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Bootcamp Windows 10 microphone captures speakers output sound

I have a Macbook Pro 2017 15" with the latest version of MacOS High Sierra and a second partition where Bootcamp (Windows 10 latest version) is installed. I use MacOS for work and Windows for gaming. ...
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Windows 10 drivers for Macbook's FaceTime HD Camera won't allow anything other than 720p

I'm not sure if I should be asking this here or over in Ask Different, but given that Windows 10 is the OS I'm working in, here's where I am... I have a 2017 MacBook Pro running Windows 10 Pro via ...
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How to tri-boot window, linux and macOS on MacBook Pro and use both window and linux on parallels?

How to tri-boot window, linux and macOS on MacBook Pro and use both window and linux on parallels? I know I can duel boot Window and macOS by using bootcamp and then install parallels which use the ...
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Windows 10 (Bootcamp) : No options under “Region & Language page” in Settings

I installed latest update of Windows 10 : 1803, April 2018 update. I observed my Language Settings to be wrong. So, I tried to change it by going to Region & Language page under Time & ...
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Can't install Windows 7 on my MacBook Air

I have tried almost everything I could to install Windows 7 from my USB 3.0 with Boot Camp Assistant (Windows 7 64-bit) I get an error that Windows can't boot from it and I fix it by selecting the ...