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    Prevent OS Multiboot

    I'd like to know if it's possible to disable disc partition on Mac OSX to prevent installation of a second operating system?

    I know many install a second OS along side their Mac (e.i. linux, Microsoft). My goal is to prevent this. Is this possible? I was thinking of locking BIOS and maybe there's a way to somehow prevent access to disc partition. Would this be enough to accomplish what I'm trying to do??


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    You could use parental controls on any mac that you want to do this on

    Just disable access to Disk Utility and Boot Camp Assistant for the accounts

    A clever user would be able to get around this but only by reinstalling the OS by booting from an install disk
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    Dec 26, 2011
    So I guess, the next question would be how to disable disk utility.

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