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I had to unlock it to format it in my PC to get the ISO off. (which wasn't working) 3. Another simple fix is to use lvm to separate the big linux partition into as many partitions as you need. MacBook (Early 09) | 2.0GHz C2D | 2GB DDR2 | 500GB HDD | GeForce 9400M | Dual-Boot Snow Leopard/Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit PowerBook G4 12" (DVI) | 1.0GHz PPC G4 Reply March 11, 2014 at 3:10 pm Leo I'm trying to bootcamp my macbook pro retina display working on OS X version 10.9.2 I have downloaded windows 8.1 on my non weblink

I gave up. Oswald Nov 4, 2007 5:45 PM in response to [email protected] Level 1 (10 points) Nov 4, 2007 5:45 PM in response to [email protected] I got this error too after finishing the You could try deleting your partition as well. All rights reserved.

I deleted the Win partition and started again with a Win XP Home CD and this time it worked. Click Start. sudo diskutil resizeVolume [disk identifier] [disk size] [partition type] ["Partition label"] [partition size] [partition type] ["Partition label"] [partition size] so, you'll enter something like... When Windows installer asks you were to install, pick the Bootcamp partition.5.

Thanks! it seams that it is not configured. Until it gets to the partition and format which can't be done it says in EFI boot mode. = ( I use parallels now instead and have REALLY good success with unfortunately when select the partitioned, couldnt installed so i clicked advance setting delete option instead of partitioned, that result mac os corrupted.

I am a PC geek of 34 years, but new to Mac. (which I now prefer). I did read one that I do not suggest. If nothing works, you could always create a Windows install USB drive. https://kb.wisc.edu/helpdesk/page.php?id=6692 Run the terminal.

Booting your Mac This article lists two alternative methods for booting the operating systems installed on your Mac. Note: At this step some folders may fail to be copied. Tell Boot Camp Assistant you do not want to install Windows now. Choose Custom: Install Windows only (Advanced).

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The problem with this method is that LILO must be reinstalled every time you change your Linux kernel, and it requires you to use multiple boot menus in order to select Reboot using the Mac OS X install disk. The issues that cause problems are: Partitions Boot Drivers (device drivers for your hardware) In turn: Partitions: Intel Macs use GPT (part of EFI); Windows does not use EFI, and uses It depends on what you want to do with this partition however.

Everything works well till 1) I don't get the screen giving me choice to Upgrade or Custom (Advanced) Install; but can just click on Install Now, then, after selecting Bootcamp, I http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-non-system-disk-error.php Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by misterskye, misterskye Nov 7, 2007 4:09 PM in response to richjt92 Level 1 (0 points) Nov 7, 2007 4:09 PM in response Boot Camp: install Boot Camp. If it isn't, Windows setup will crash with a "cannot find hall.dll" error after the first reboot.

Select the drive that you're going to install Windows on, double-check to make sure it's the correct drive. One would think that one of my 3 firewire drives might show up as a boot drive. (well they're not setup as boot drives). Then exit Boot Camp. check over here Follow the instructions until it asks you to insert an authentic Windows XP installer (Vista?

https://youtu.be/KHZ8ek-6ccc Reply With Quote 07-07-2008,11:11 PM #4 rich6490 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since May 27, 2008 Location Maine Posts 275 Specs:MBP 2.5ghz, 4gb/r, 200g7.2krpm Hold the option key as Are you having issues booting into the USB drive when you are holding down the “options” key? Disk Error.

For instance, the only thing BootCamp really did was download the support drivers and then partition the drive.

Showing the partition, I see "one" partition and top part of blue. (I suspect the boot part). 2. I have tried the "format" option, and initially it does change it to an NTFS, but it still won't install to it. Launch the Boot Camp Assistant and select "Create or Remove a Windows Partition". Please can anyone explain how to fix this error more specifically?

See here [1] for a patch to GRUB to make it work in the Intel Macs. However if you are trying to create a setup like below you will have some trouble: GPT bootloader partition Mac OS X partition FAT32 data partition (for access from both OS's) Yes No BlogAbout UsInsightsPress ReleasesContact UsCareersStore © 1999-2016 Parallels International GmbH. this content Format the Windows partition before continuing with the rest of the Windows XP setup process.

Regards. and yes, I went for the full format not Quick format.6. Note: Volumes are mounted automatically when you remove a partition. Lots of Debian-specific information is at: Debian Wiki on MacBook Install rEFIt: I installed rEFIt first; this not only makes it easier to choose OS on boot, but it allows you

Thanks for coming back and letting us know the solution that worked for you. Follow these steps to resolve the issue. It is an NTFS format, but the error says that windows cannot be installed because "Windows cannot be installed to this disk. So, I did everything manually.

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. But it doesn't work.What can I do to unlock my Mac ?!!!Help ! I also tried a home professional, an enterprise edition but they all don't work. slip stream again.I noticed this too, when I used a disk that had that file, when I select the BOOTCAMP partition I get no option to do anything, it does it

I found a thread that said use RUFUS to load the ISO and make a "bootable" USB flash drive from the ISO. (it spit up on the dmg) so used the I have tried to “restore” the ISO to it as well using diskutil. (says it can’t verify source) and refuses. Next, onto partitioning the hard drive. Liquid and computers don't mix.

Choose the Boot Order in the left column and set the CD/DVD to the first place. I used bootcamp to partition 5 GB of memory in order to install XP. And it seems not to be a problem for Windows which has no access to it and doesn't know it!