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i wont to run windows on my mbp


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ok well as you can i see i have a mac book pro, and i would like to run windows on it, sadly because i would like to run some games in my extra time, even though i don't really have much. but i wonted to know exactly what i have to do. is there anything i have to buy? or do i just need boot camp.
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Well you also need the install cd windows xp sp2. You can download boot camp but in order to do it you have to have this: Windows XP w/ SP2 (any version: home, pro, media center) and it has to be one cd and it will work.



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is there any downloadable versions of windows xp sp2? do you no ?
or is it just you need windows ex with service pack two as well
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but its so expensive
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ok well is there something i can do so i can run microsoft games on my mac. like a emulator or something.
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