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As I say in the title, I need to create a bootable USB drive with OSX El Capitan using Windows 10.

I can't start my Mac using OSX anymore and I want to perform a clean install. If I use Recovery my OS will be restored via internet, and it would be Mountain Lion. Is there a way to avoid this?

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  • Yes that is what I want to avoid: download ML, install it, downoad EC, re-format SSD, install EC. I have a very slow internet connection and I really don't want to format my disk too much times. The TransMac tool seems useful, I'll give it a try – Hyperion Dec 2 '15 at 9:42
  • There's no format between the 2 downloads, it's install & update. – Tetsujin Dec 2 '15 at 9:55

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