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I have a 2009 27" Core2Duo 8GB RAM iMac. The hard drive is a brand new 3TB with a fresh install of 10.8.3. I want to install Windows 7 64bit. I set up some basic settings and have a backup at the ready. When I open Boot Camp Assisant and click Continue to the second screen I get this:

Boot Camp Assistant

There is only one partition formatted as Extended Journaled with 10.8.3 on it. I have tried booting into recovery mode and repairing the disk. I also have done permissions and repair disk from safe mode.

What could be the issue here? I have no idea what to do.

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Do you get any errors when you run Disk Utility? –  lemonginger Apr 11 '13 at 1:57
    
I did a check in Recovery Mode on the top level drive (not the volume) and it said it fixed up a whole bunch of stuff pertaining to Windows and EFI partition. The Permissions repair did a couple of things none to do with Boot Camp and the verify turned up clean. –  xenicraft Apr 11 '13 at 3:13
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