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Is it possible to run Windows & MAC O/S in same system?


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Is it possible to run Windows & MAC O/S in same system?
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Is it possible to run Windows & MAC O/S in same system?
Sure it is...been able to do that for years!

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Short answer - Yes.

Two main options:
1. Bootcamp - effectively you chose to start in OSX or Windows
2. A virtual machine (VMWare Fusion, Parallels, VirtualBox) - an application that lets you run Windows within the application.

Searching this very forum will turn up lots of info on the above topic but if you have a specific goal then post back and we'll be able to point you in a more specific direction.

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