Thread: Help with reinstall
09-25-2012, 01:37 PM #1
Help with reinstall
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- Sep 25, 2012
Hello! This is my first post and how I found you guys! so first off hi!
I bought a macbook pro from ebay. I have rebooted the system in hope of a fresh install of the operating system. The OS that was on there was the BETA version of OS mountion lion and so will no not reinstall. I just get an error message.
How can I can the machine working again? I would appreciate any help you guys can give
thanks so much!
09-25-2012, 02:25 PM #2
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- Oct 22, 2007
- Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
Have you got an Apple ID on iTunes?
Firstly, does the beta still let you use a recovery mode
OS X: About OS X Recovery
To download Mountain Lion you will have to buy it from the App store, either by setting up a temporary account on someone else's Mac (be sure to delete the user account with your Apple ID after use), download the software and copy it onto a bootable USB stick
OS X Mountain Lion: The Mac-Forums Guide | Mac-Forums Blog
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