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    Nov 11, 2013
    How to get Mavericks back after reformatting my hard drive.
    I need to reformat my hard drive several times before selling my 2011 Mac Mini. I'm using a ssd as my boot drive. But after reformatting it, how do I get my operating system (Mavericks) back?

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    Oct 12, 2013
    Do you have a spare hard drive that can be attached internally or via Usb. Try using carboncopy if still available. Then simply direct the software to the spare drive.

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    Download it again and make an install disk: How to make a bootable Mavericks install drive | Macworld
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