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MrJelliBelli 03-23-2011 04:19 PM

Bootcamp, can't access mac partiton
 
Yeah, i've had this problem twice now, when i try to access my mac partition it loads up to the apple loading screen, and then it just stays... loading.

I don't now how long i've tried waiting for it to enter mac with no success.
Last time this happend i reformated, but i have some stuff i want to backup this time (which of course i think of when it's to late)

So, wondering if anybody out there has had the same problem, or at least an idea for a solution to my problem.

I'm running Mac OS X 10.5 & Windows XP.

Kax 03-24-2011 06:12 AM

Try to insert the Mac installation DVD, then do a repair disk and a verify disk it might help.

MrJelliBelli 03-25-2011 12:35 PM

****, forget to mention my cd drive is busted, is it possible to do it via a usb flash drive or am i totatly screwed?

Kax 03-25-2011 02:26 PM

Do you have an iMac,Mac Pro, MB, MBP or MBA caz either you buy an external drive or barrow one :)

robduckyworth 03-25-2011 02:31 PM

which partition did you format for windows when it asks you in the installer? cause this usually happens when people format their OSX partition.

it should have been "BOOTCAMP"


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