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I just put my Windows 7 DVD in my 2006 Mac Mini Core Solo, held C during boot and installed without any issues. Sound is not working yet, but I believe you can get it working with the boot camp support software.
As far as I can see there currently exists no firmware upgrade for the 850 PRO. As for TRIM, it is generally recommended to enable it (OS X does on its stock SSDs). There is now a new tool in OS X that will allow you to easily enable TRIM on non-Apple SSDs: sudo trimforce enable
Without knowing the distance between the Macs, you would connect them as follows: Thunderbolt networking Ethernet direct connect Ethernet to a gigabit switch Ethernet to an ethernet switch Ethernet to a router Wireless to a router Using the slow internet you mention
Late 2012 Mac Mini with 16GB using RealVNC. On LAN have run 3 active users at once running Xcode 6 simultaneously. Biggest problem is in setting varying screen resolution since Mac has multiple giant screens and The Windows PCs don't. Works great. We could add another user if we wanted to with 16 gigs. As to how this applies to the original question, while ...
Try this. It should work on 10.10.4 or later. Enter the following in Terminal and then restart your Mac: sudo defaults write /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.mDNSResponder.plist ProgramArguments -array-add -DisableSleepProxyClient
You don't need any cable to share files or share screens. Just turn on sharing in the preference pane. If you wish to make the sharing speed faster, you could use a network between the two computers over thunderbolt. The least desirable solution to me is target disk mode since one computer needs to be shut down entirely to enable that option.
You can do that, but you'll have to use Target Disk Mode in order to get the Mac to recognize the other one as a hard drive.
I was able to figure it out. First I tried installing Windows 7 via USB thumb drive however that didn't work. So I purchased an Apple USB SuperDrive and used my Window 7 Home Premium DVD and Boot Camp Assistant to accomplish the task.
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