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Has anyone ever had the problem where when you go on Mac OS, then reboot it, and when it loads XP (assigned as default OS), it freezes and you have to manually shutoff the laptop by holding the power button?

Also, using bootcamp, has anyone noticed fan issues? My fans sometimes go beserk when loading XP w/ bootcamp.
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Has anyone ever had the problem where when you go on Mac OS, then reboot it, and when it loads XP (assigned as default OS), it freezes and you have to manually shutoff the laptop by holding the power button?

Also, using bootcamp, has anyone noticed fan issues? My fans sometimes go beserk when loading XP w/ bootcamp.
I haven't experienced any of these issues. Are you using the latest version of Boot Camp?

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yes i experienced it few times actually one in 4 times. I mainly boot to windows (work) and only occasionally to OS X to learn this system...
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