10-25-2006, 11:30 AM #1
Boot Camp: Blue Screen of Death during installation, no Mac OS X?
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- Nov 19, 2004
- Co. Durham, England
- Dual 2GHz PowerMac G5 + 20" Apple Cinema Display
Hi, just tried to install Windows using Boot Camp on my new Mac Pro. I burned the driver disk, inserted my windows XP SP2 disk, computer restarted and windows installation began. During where setup is copying files i get the blue screen of death every time!
When I restart my computer it just does this again, but I'm getting no option to choose between Windows or Mac OS X! Any ideas how to fix this?
10-25-2006, 06:08 PM #2bfxGuest
Far as changing stariup disk - the standard solution is to hold down the option key then choose the option you want.
Far as the XP Install goes - don't know.
On my attempts XP loads the files and reboots ok but gives a hardware error about 6 minutes into actual install.
Begining to think the problem is either a bad firmware update or a bad Sony cd/dvd drive.
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