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Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac Discussion of Classic or running Windows, Linux and other OSes on the Mac.

Any advice for installing Boot Camp?


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Hey guys... just wondering if you have any tips/pointers of anything I should make sure to do when installing Boot Camp. Thanks!

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Read this: http://www.apple.com/macosx/bootcamp/

and this: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303572

and this: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303597

THOROUGHLY and COMPLETELY, BEFORE you attempt to install anything.


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So I was about to install Boot Camp on my new MBP and I had a hesitation. I've read all materials and warnings and I've always been a little hesitant about installing Beta programs. I don't NEED Windows on the comp at the moment, but I will in the near future and would like to have it on there just in case. Is there any reason to wait for a full release w/ Leopard... or am I just being paranoid?
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there is not really nothing to worry about, I have installed bootcamp and there does not seem to be any major problems (not for me anyway)

However it is a beta so you can't be 100% sure

I was feeling the same way when i got my first mac (macbook).
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