I have a dual boot on the same drive with osx macOS and Windows 7. I tried to upgrade to Mojave using Unibeast
and it install, but can't pass the 3rd reboot. I think the 2nd reboot went fine.
My problem started in High Sierra, I read I needed Clover 5xxx to upgrade to Mojave and after...
My GA-Z77-DS3H does not sleep/wake anymore after 10.8.5 update. The Computer goes to sleep but the power and fan keep working, then, using mouse click o keyboard does not wake.
In 10.8.4 I could sleep and power/fans shutdown properly, then I could wake with mouse or keyboard.
Yes, I hope this feature of profiles can be implemented. I would love to have the option to save my profile, then load that profile after an update or re-install. You can later share your profile and the profile should be upgradable to newer multi beast versions.
I agree, and I think is the recommended way to configure a dual-boot system on a single disk.
But in case someone has the same requirements as me, to be able to migrate a complex Windows 7 installation into a dual-boot with OSX on a single disk, then here is my experience.
Yes, I was trying to avoid any kind of re-install or re-configuration.
After many days of trial and error I solved the problem, here is how.
- create the partitions as in the tonymacx86 instructions
- from a temporary Windows XP installation, clone the Windows 7 partition...
Thanks Going Bald,
I followed your instructions and I could have OSX Installed, Fresh Win7 installed, both selectable from chimera boot manager.
I tried to create an image using Windows 7 backup, but I got an error. Maybe because I have 1 bad sector.
Then, I could copy the partition using...
Thanks for the reply.
Unfortunately I have to use only 1 hard disk (the old one is slow/small and 1 HD use less power than 2 HD).
I noted the problem with EFI boot in Windows, but I can boot via BIOS by selecting F10. I just don't want to install
all the apps in Windows again. Will try...
I have a Win7 MBR Hard Drive and want to clone that partition to a new GPT disk so I can dual boot OSX and Windows7.
I have done:
- partitioning in OSX Installing
- install temporal Win7
- clone the partition using gparted from old disk to new disk, overwriting the temporal windows 7...
Thanks for the guide!
I was looking for this motherboard in order to get a compatible motherboard with the sleep option.
Just to confirm:
- sleep works fine, the computer "shutdown" as when Windows is installed (led blinks, all fan are off, etc)
- the GPU is detected fine after...
[Guide] Mountain Lion and Windows 8
It seems that if you create only 2 partition on the drive for dual boot and there is no space left:
- OSX could not create the recovery partition
- Windows 7/8 will not create a special EFI partition called MSR, if you boot in UEFI mode when installing...