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    Macbook Pro Bootcamp Question OS X 10.6.8
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    Microsoft windows Media center edition 2005 with update rollup 2,will i be able to Install windows xp installation for bootcamp on my macbook pro?

    Is it a straight forward installation, do i need an external HD for extracting etc?

    I have found a video Windows MCE 2005 on Intel Mac mini with Boot Camp - YouTube that used a mac mini to boot MCE 2005 but unsure if its this disc version and how the person installed it.Need confirmation if its possible to install windows for bootcamp.


    Currently on a Mac OS X Version 10.6.8
    2.2GHz Intelcore i7
    8 GB 1333 MHz DDR3

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    It may or may not work. It looks like that disk is a Dell OEM disk for system builder's according to its description. The other note is that the Windows XP media edition is not supported for use in Boot Camp.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chscag View Post
    It may or may not work. It looks like that disk is a Dell OEM disk for system builder's according to its description. The other note is that the Windows XP media edition is not supported for use in Boot Camp.


    Alright thank you very much for the heads up,will purchase a retail disc when i save enough money.

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