Questions tagged [bootcamp]

Questions about Boot Camp, a utility included with OS X Leopard (10.5) and above that assists users in installing other operating systems on Intel-based Macintosh computers.

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Does “reset this pc” work on a Bootcamp Windows 10?

I want to Reset my Windows 10 back to its factory state. I installed Windows 10 thru bootcamp partition. Does the "Reset this PC" option work on it? If not how should I reset my windows partition?
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Bootcamp just goes to black screen after trying to install linux

The other day I installed linux to a partition on my 2019 macbook pro. It didn’t work the way I thought it would so I just deleted the partition that had linux. Now when I try to boot into windows ...
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When trying to install Windows 10 on 2011 iMac keep getting error 0x8007000D windows cannot open the required file D:\sources\install.wim

I am following the guide here How to install Windows 10 into a 2011 iMac without using the Boot Camp Assistant, an optical (DVD) drive or third party tools? and everything appears to work until I ...
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Does a “windows keyboard” on bootcamp installed windows work as if on a normal PC (hotkeys etc.)?

I do want to use windows on my Mac especially due to the low hotkey functionality of Excel and PowerPoint on Mac. Therefore I also want to use a windows keyboard. My question is: If I install windows ...
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Triple boot: “Missing operating system” on Windows 10 partition after Windows update

I have a triple booted MacBook Pro (using rEFInd as boot manager). Recently I selected "Update and shut down" when finishing up in Windows 10. Since then, rEFInd still offers Windows to boot from, but ...
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Shrink APFS Partition with Catalina [duplicate]

I had created a bootcamp partition. I have now removed it using the Bootcamp Assistant. I thought I could then recreate it at a larger size. Bootcamp assistant does not allow me to choose a larger ...
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After removing bootcamp partition, booting the mac it says insert bootable media and press any key?

so I had to remove my bootcamp partition because I was running low on osx Sierra space and I didn't need the Windows partition. But when I boot the mac I get an error No bootable device -- insert ...
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Delete partition and restore to mac without bootcamp

I am looking to restore my hard drive to just mac fully. I installed windows using bootcamp but in trying to remove windows as it was faulty, I accidentally removed bootcamp assistant from my mac. I ...
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How to make macOS APFS Container show up in the boot menu again?

I used to have a triple-boot setup with macOS, Bootcamp and Debian on a Macbook Pro 2015 w/ High Sierria. I do not use alternative boot menus (i.e. rEFInd etc). macOS and Bootcamp would show up in the ...
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New installations of Windows are not supported on iMac13,2 with 3TB hard disk drive?

I have a 2012 iMac with a 3TB Fusion drive, currently with Catalina 10.15.4, and I understand I can't Boot Camp it, at least not with Boot Camp Assistant. I've assumed that I could do it manually, ...
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Does booting into windows causes start-up issues such as hibernation?

I am using MacBook Air 2019 running OS X Catalina. For the past few weeks, I have been facing the issue with regard to my mac going to hibernate. This hasn't been the issue since I bought the mac this ...
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Need to get rid of disk image after Bootcamp

So, I was using Bootcamp, but during the point where it asked me to create the partition size, I decided that I no longer wanted to do it anymore and I used the quit option. However, after quitting ...
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How to install Windows 10 into a 2013 MacBook Air with or without using the Boot Camp Assistant?

I've been trying to install Windows 10 (1909 ISO) on my MacBook Air Mid 2013 with or without Bootcamp for over three weeks. I have freshly installed CatalinaOS 10.15.4 on my MacBook Air. Under the ...
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How to remove old bootcamp partition in terminal

I needed to remove my old windows bootcamp partition, which took up 50GB. Bootcamp itself would not let me do this, as it kept requiring me to have 40GB of storage, which I could not make (my mac is ...
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Windows 10 on Imac mid 2011 High Sierra 10.13.6

Hi guys im trying to install windows 10 on my second internal hard drive ssd with a caddy. I have already done the usb boot but when i try to boot form the usb to install windows i receive a blue ...
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Connecting windows laptop to iMac

I have Lenovo Thinkpad T490 from work and I got my personal iMac 5k 2017. I have got a dell monitor and use that as my primary monitor and want to use iMac as secondary monitor. I have installed ...
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Install Windows 7 on macoS High Sierra (MBP Late 2011) [duplicate]

Device: MacBook Pro 8,2 (Late 2011) Operating System: macOS High Sierra Security Update: 2020-002 Boot Camp: Version 6.1.0 (6067.60.1) Context: A couple of weeks ago I decided it was time to do a ...
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After uninstalling Boot Camp disk space did not restore

It's been a pain for me to install windows 10 on my Mac. I failed and decided to use a different iso. I uninstalled windows via bootcamp - it said it restored the memory succesfully. However the 150GB ...
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Deleted Bootcamp partition space is not unavailable anymore

I uninstalled windows 10 I had installed using the bootcamp assistant, after which my MacOS disk size hasn't restored to normal. How do I reclaim the lost space?
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Can I “peek” my MacOS through VirtualBox while in Windows 10 (Bootcamp)?

MacBook Pro 13' Late 2019. I have a Windows 10 installed in my external SSD, which I installed and ran via Boot Camp (Tutorial I've Followed). I know that Boot Camp does not allow switching between ...
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Accidentally deleted OS X via bootcamp

I accidentally deleted the OS X partition via Bootcamp. I tried to recover OS X via Internet Recovery (CMD + R), but it keeps getting stuck at the Globe all the time. I also created a bootable USB ...
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Macintosh HD not using entire drive

I have a 2016 15" macbook pro with a 256gb ssd. Only 122gb are used by MacOS. How do I get MacOS to use the entire drive? I believe this happened because of a botched bootcamp uninstall. Disk utility ...
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Firmware Password Lock after Bootcamp Install

Tried to install Windows via Bootcamp on my computer yesterday. When the computer restarted to try and boot on the Windows partition, I got hit with the Firmware Password. Asked my IT guy what it was ...
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BOOTCAMP mounted as a local volume, not as a startup

Long story short - After resetting Windows 10, BOOTCAMP disappeared from the OS X side, and after disabling Hibernate on the Windows side, I was able to finally remount BOOTCAMP. Problem being, now it ...
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Does the bootcamp with Windows 10 use the same kernel that the MacOS uses on a Macbook Pro?

I am just wondering how the boot camp on the macbook pro works? Does it use the same exact kernel as the one that the MacOS uses? Or does bootcamp switch over to a kernel for the windows 10?
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Can't enter Bootcamp on Mac

I haven't tried accessing Bootcamp for a long time, and just tried it, but after the Windows startup screen it boots back into macOS. I'm using the method of restarting and holding down the option ...
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What is the most efficient order to install Mac OS with Boot Camp and large application suites?

I’ve been using Macs for a long time. In the past to optimize performance and save wear and tear on the disks it was recommended that when building a Mac OS image you should install the OS followed by ...
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Can't remap partitions to one main disk even in macOS Recovery Mode

I did bootcamp but it failed between so it end up making another volume which cannot be revert back to the mother disk and i tried but i couldn't (-minus) sign is not appearing on microsoft disk which ...
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Bootcamp Windows 10 internal speakers don't work, audio port lights red

I'm having problems with the audio in my Mid-2012 Macbook Pro running with Bootcamp Windows 10. There's no sound coming from the internal speakers, and the audio port lights red. In OSX, I managed to ...
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How to fix choppy Bluetooth audio in Windows 10 Boot Camp with MacBook Pro?

I have the following hardware and software: MacBook Pro 2017 (MacBookPro14,2) Windows 10 Pro (10.0.18363 Build 18363) 1Mii B06 Plus Bluetooth Receiver B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8i ...
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Reset Bootcamp To Factory Setting

I would like to know if there is a way to reset the apple application Bootcamp Assistant to its factory settings. I changed the info.plist into the wrong configuration and I cannot reverse it back.
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How to undo the partition that was done using gdisk el captain iMac 9,1

Long story short: This year I decided i want to try and get Windows 10 on my iMac 2009 for some gaming as it had Windows 7. I succeed upgraded to Windows 10 but it was 32 bit, not 64 that I require, ...
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Re-encrypt using same recovery key - FileVault on macOS - Macbook Pro 2018

I have a MacBook Pro 2018 laptop with hard disk encrypted with FileVault and a recovery key set. It is an office laptop and I don't have the recovery key (which probably, the IT Admin has). I am ...
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Stuck using bootcamp to install Windows 10 on my Macbook Pro

I’ve been trying for a couple of days now (spending hours and hours on it) trying to install Windows 10 Home 64-bit on my Macbook Pro (mid 2012). I’ve done this (and succeeded) years ago with ...
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Edit Icons for MacOs Startup Manager (Windows, Linux & Macos)

After successfully installed Linux and Windows along with macOS High Sierra on my Macbook Pro 2013 13" with help from Mr. David Anderson (a great contributor here). Now I wonder how to change the ...
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Windows 10 Boot Camp USB boots but throws 0xc0000225 before being able to install anything

I have a MBP 2014 15" with all the latest updates installed I downloaded the official Windows 10 ISO 64bit (20 november 2019 update) I verified that this ISO works, using Virtualbox I got a new ...
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Trouble restoring hard drive space after deleting bootcamp partition

I have a problem with my Fusion Drive. I created partition for Bootcamp, then deleted it, then something went wrong. I lost 200 GB of space and I have a trouble restoring it, Fusion Drive capacity ...
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Bootcamp USB drive: No bootable device

I'm trying to install Windows 10 in BootCamp on my 2012 Macbook Pro, running mac OS Sierra, but fail to boot from the USB drive on which the Windows install tools reside. The error message I get is No ...
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How do I bridge a wifi connection from MacOS

[I have used WiFi bridging in Windows 10 to share my WiFi with other devices. This was done on my Mac using Windows 10 on Bootcamp. Specifically, I want to share WiFi to WiFi. How can I achieve the ...
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Dead Macbook Pro 13 2018 w/ Touch Bar

I have a Macbook Pro 2018 13 with Touchbar. I had bootcamp + mojave installed, but accidentaly removed the macos, mac recovery and bootcamp recovery partitions ... Im left with a non working bootcamp ...
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Multiple Windows on Startup Items - How to Remove

I currently have 2 SSDs on my Macbook Pro 2010 13", on which I have successfully installed MacOS & Ubuntu on 1 SSD, and Windows on the other. All is working fine and successfully installed. The ...
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Recover data from main partition deleted with diskutil eraseVolume

I was trying to delete a Win 10 bootcamp partition to merge it back into the main one with Mac OS X, but I have messed up because instead of just using Bootcamp itself I have manually deleted the ...
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Is a Boot Camp partition in Parallels Desktop still natively bootable?

I am wondering if its possible to use Parallels Desktop with a Boot Camp partition while still being able to boot into Boot Camp natively if I need that last bit of performance?
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dx11 feature level 10.0 is required to run the engine issue on bootcamp

I have macOS(macbook pro 2018) Catalina and I have windows 10 on Bootcamp. I have directx 12 installed with 10_0 present ald all the accelerations enabled. Why do I get this? I also get this error ...
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Why is it not possible to install Windows 7 on any Mac models released since 2015?

As of all Mac devices released as of 2015, it no longer appears to be possible to install any version of Windows 7; either officially via the Boot Camp Assistant (because Windows 7 isn't listed as a ...
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Drivers not working on Windows 10 installed (CLI process) on external SSD running on Mac mini - EFI Started But Screen Black After Win Logo

I followed the steps listed in https://apple.stackexchange.com/a/384447/9058 to install Windows 10 via CLI but am stuck at step 7. I restarted my Mac Mini and held down the option key. The Mac HD and ...
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Resize screen of windows 10 using virtualbox in bootcamp windows

I use Windows 10 using bootcamp on Macbook Pro (16, 2019). I installed VirtualBox (6.1.4), and installed windows 10 in it. Then, the screen of guest windows 10 is small. I installed the guest ...
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Removing Windows 10 Partitions on Mac (El Capitan)?

After attempting to install Windows 10 via Bootcamp, I've ended up with a failed install and multiple windows partitions. See screenshot below. The only ones that i need in my 512Gb SSD are disk0 ...
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Can't boot into Windows 10 after latest updating Mac OS to 10.15.4

I had Windows 10 installed, and everything was working great. Updating my Mac OS installation to Mojave caused Bluetooth on my Mac to not work with any other devices except my iPhone. I was hoping 10....
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Boot Camp Assistance is stuck on create a partition? Catalina 10.15.3

I am having a similar issue to the following thread: Boot Camp Assistance is stuck on create a partition? Except as shown below I'm stuck on 45% and there are some error messages I do not ...

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