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PostPosted: Sat Apr 08, 2006 11:45 am    Post subject: default wwindows? Reply with quote

From what i understand about boot camp I thought that mac os was suppose to loads if I didnt do anything not windows?? is there away to fix that......
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 08, 2006 6:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You select the default operating system in System Preferences > Startup Disk. In Windows, Startup Disk is in your Control Panel. You can also hold down the option key at startup and pick your OS.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 08, 2006 7:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

In your systems preferences Start-up disk, after you select your OSX disk as start-up disk, click on the lock to prevent other changes. It will start in OSX and if you want to start Windows, hold option key on start-up to select the Windows drive.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 08, 2006 7:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just did the Boot Camp install and had the same problem. When I opened the Startup Disk utility it didn't show any disks, I put the OS X install CD in and opened the Startup Disk utility again. It showed the OS X CD, I selected it and restarted the computer. When it started with the disk I poked around in the menus for a bit and found a startup disk utility there, changed it to OS X and rebooted. I worked.

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PostPosted: Sat Apr 08, 2006 8:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

When i told windows to load up in OS X from there on it loaded in OS X automaticly. Thanks for the info. now if i can just fix the directX issue.


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I just did the Boot Camp install and had the same problem. When I opened the Startup Disk utility it didn't show any disks, I put the OS X install CD in and opened the Startup Disk utility again. It showed the OS X CD, I selected it and restarted the computer. When it started with the disk I poked around in the menus for a bit and found a startup disk utility there, changed it to OS X and rebooted. I worked.

John Boy

P.S. I made the switch two weeks ago.
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