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I have Snow Leopard and I attempted to install an older version of Windows XP on my Macbook. However, it will install and then reboot and then start over again and I cannot get back to OSX. Does anyone know what I should do? Is my hard drive toast?
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Hold the option key down while booting to bring up the boot option menu.

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Hopefully you didn't install WinXP on your OSX partition!

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Hopefully you didn't install WinXP on your OSX partition!
Sadly so. I deleted the partition but the Windows error page will still come up when I boot it up before holding down Option.
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