We all have MSDN subscriptions and get a ton of CDs containing various versions of XP and other Microsoft software. All i have is the steady flashing light on the front no patterns just a steady slow flash. The best thing to do is to consult Apple's Boot Camp system requirements web page for details before you get started. Please type your message and try again. http://darrenmanning.com/windows-xp/disk-error-when-installing-windows-xp-on-bootcamp.html
Which leads to the "error, disk failed, gb/OSX" So after much thought, I tried to partition the drive using the winXP setup menu. I feel like I'm going to fall apart because I haven't had this computer one week and I feel like I've already condemned it to death. On the other hand, there will be always some pieces with some bugs and problems. You can read the entire Apple KB Article here. https://www.cnet.com/news/disk-error-appears-when-attempting-to-install-windows-xp-via-boot-camp/
Click Continue. As soon as I hit enter on the screen where it asks which volume I want to install on, it goes straight into the install!Any ideas? Bear in mind also that Boot Camp needs to work from your Mac's boot volume, so you'll need to decide how much space you really can afford to lose.
I have bootcamp assistant make a 32GB partition for windows then have it start installing. I selected the AppleHD and promptly loaded Boot Camp Assistant... Only had the Macintosh HD selectable, I click the "lil up arrow" and I am working fine in OSX. Windows Xp Drivers Boot Camp Anyone found a driver or something to fix that??
Let us know a. Bootcamp Windows 7 Check the EULA.txt file. At least that gets you back into your Mac. this website Needless to say, I can't do this long distance.
Worked like a charm. Windows Xp Home Edition Boot Camp So when it doesn't play....? Hmmm. I've been looking through the apple discussion fora and noone there seems to have much of an answer either.
View Public Profile Find More Posts by joeyaudio ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Apr 16, 2008, 08:04 AM I don't see these hassles http://forums.macnn.com/104/alternative-operating-systems/352250/boot-camp-disk-error-press-any/ the option was right there. Bootcamp Windows Xp B share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply ParaplegicEmu, Mar 7, 2009 ParaplegicEmu macrumors newbie Joined: Mar 7, 2009 #5 Answer to problems: http://support.apple.com/kb/TS1722 Windows Xp Home Boot Camp To get back, I have to unplug from AC power and remove the battery, and rebooting the machine again pressing the Option key and selecting my Mac OS X partition.
Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter joeyaudio Fresh-Faced Recruit Join Date:Mar 2008 Status: Offline Mar 11, 2008, 09:50 PM http://darrenmanning.com/windows-xp/disk-error-in-windows-xp.html no problems since.... My mac friend had loaded the boot camp assistant and divided the partitions to where windows got 80 gb. Everything in that session went perfect... Windows Xp Sp3 Boot Camp
Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Have you encountered this issue? Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter Turias Mac Elite Join Date:Nov 2003 Location:Minnesota Status: Offline May 18, 2008, 04:29 PM navigate here It is highly recommended that you upgrade to Windows 8, 7, or Vista.
You can get up and running with Windows on your Mac as long as you do some prep work; an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Windows Xp Service Pack 3 Boot Camp And your friend shouldn't have given you advice over the phone when he wasn't 100% clear on WHICH partition to select and 100% sure that you were selecting the right one. If any of you guys know what is wrong with Apple and why they are making my life so hard , l'll be glad to know 0 2 years ago Reply
View Public Profile Find More Posts by Turias ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline May 18, 2008, 04:26 PM Turias, I'd be interested to I selected the Boot Camp Partition, and then I hit the Format to NFTS file (Quick) and that was it. Click Restore. 4. Reinstall Windows Xp Boot Camp After I follow the BC instructions and insert my Windows CD/DVD it ejects it and locks up the MacBook Pro.I am able to recover with the procedure above.Jim Helpful (0) Reply
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any assistance? The first time it rebooted, I saw the "press any key to boot" message, but it timed out before I could figure out what that meant, so it went through, and So the ever informative Windows Error message was saying there's something wrong with the hard drive partition, not the install CD and ttriff was on the right path.