windows 8

  1. kitzc

    Cannot boot Windows from Clover

    I am dual-booting Sierra and Windows 8.1 on a 256GB SSD. In the SSD, there are 4 partitions: EFI (installed Clover) Sierra Apple Recovery Windows I can only boot into Windows if I boot the SSD from the boot menu directly, which is quite strange, I thought booting the SSD means booting into...
  2. MedhatHaddad54


    After i have installed Yosemite, i restered my computer and i get this error Boot0:error. I dont really know why. I was able to load up Yosemite using the bootable drive i created but i want to also use windows. Can you please help me?
  3. Yoosuf290

    Yosemite Installation with Existing Windows OS on Dell Optiplex 755

    Hello. First, check out this question: I have Windows 8.1 running currently and I do not want any of my files or programs to be deleted. I do have two hard drive though. So on...
  4. djsodope

    uninstall osx maverick and installing windows 8

    Can some one please help me unstall osx maverick and in stall windows 8 here is my computer parts if you need to know Corsair Carbide Series 300R Black Steel / Plastic ATX Mid Tower Computer Case TP-LINK TL-WDN4800 Dual Band Wireless N900 PCI Express Adapter, 2.4GHz 450Mbps/5GHz 450Mbps, IEEE...
  5. snesfan

    Linx 10.1 inch Tablet - Will it Hackintosh?

    I currently have an iPad 2, which with iOS 7 is getting quite slow and old, so I was looking for a replacement and I found that cheap x86 Win8 Tablets are a thing now, and the idea of being able to run full desktop programs sound good, but one problem: Windows. I use an iMac every day, and I...
  6. dantkendall

    Delete OS X Partition?

    A few years ago I set my hackintosh up to dual boot OS X and Windows 8. I still primarily used OS X until one day it just failed on me. Since I was in the middle of a bunch of work that I could continue working on in Windows, I just switched over and never got around to going back to fix OS X...
  7. docquinton

    I NEED HELP!!! CLOVER bootoader

    Ok so before I started hackintoshing I had a laptop only running Windows 8.1. When I started hackintoshing I went into my bios and swithed to Legacy Bios. I installed mountain lion with chimera/chameleon as the boot source. I eventually got everything to work but after upgrading a few times...
  8. janyon

    Cant boot to Chameleon

    Hi everyone, Just a quick question. I have a lenovo Z580 i5-3210m IvyBridge, HD4000 running Mavs 10.9.5 and Windows 8. I have both Win 8 and Mac installed on the same SSD. Windows is on the first partition and Mac is on the second. I believe Windows is on a UEFI partition, and Mac is not...
  9. phiko73

    Mountain Lion on SSD and Windows 8 on separate partioned drive

    Hey, I know there a number of posts on here about installing Windows on a Hackintosh, but many of them cover either installing it on a separate drive or shared on a single partitioned drive. What I am looking to do is this: I have a SSD for ML and all my applications. I the have an...
  10. everythingplusmusic

    Dual Booting Windows 8.1

    Hello! I am currently looking to be able to Dual-boot my computer between Mt.Lion and Windows 8. I am on Mt.Lion 10.8.5 and everything is good. I have a separate HDD that i want to use to run Windows on. I do not want to run 2 different OS's on the same partition. Motherboard- Gigabyte...
  11. tonydmacx

    List of Compatible Laptops

    Hi guys, I was looking through the forums here but could not find a sticky/thread that matches this: could we make a running list of all the *known* laptops that were successfully dual booted with OSX Maverick/Win8? Ideally I'd like OSX Maverick/Win7/Ubuntu on a triple boot, but I'll take what...
  12. weemanpow3

    Clover UEFI Dual Boot OS X Mavericks & Win 8.1 Issue

    Hi, I have Clover bootloader up and running but it doesn’t want to boot into Windows 8. Only OS X Mavericks boots from the Clover menu. In the Clover menu I can still see all the Windows UEFI partitions. The only way I can boot Windows 8 is from the bios boot device screen and selecting...
  13. kilfulgore

    Mavericks fails after installing Windows 8.

    Hi everyone, I have had Mavericks running perfectly for a long, but I wanted to install install Windows 8 (W8) on a separate SSD; ( I had W8 and Mavericks on the same SSD running perfectly). So I just installed W8 on a separate drive; however, Mavericks fails to start now. This is what happens...
  14. jmscoggs

    Mavericks Installer fails to load after Apple logo screen (HP Envy 15t j100)

    I am having a few problems in regards to installing Mavericks on my Envy, which currently has Win8 installed. My main issue, at least for now, is that when I boot from the USB, I get to the main screen where you select the OS you're installing (Mavericks, in my case). However, I select it, the...
  15. iGoonie

    Triple boot Mavericks/W8.1/ArchLinux

    Well the title is quite descriptive. I looking forward to build a machine with these 3 OS. Mavericks for frontend dev, W8.1 for gaming and Arch for backend/system dev. I need to know if Im going too crazy with this triple boot. If I am not going so reckless can you help me and point out any...
  16. Bstones94

    Dual boot hackintosh - windows 8 completely messed up!

    hi there, I hope I have posted this in the correct place. I am having a great deal of trouble with my hackintosh that I have recently built. I have got the apple side of things installed on a separate hard drive to my windows, and that all works fine, give or take a few minor errors. the...
  17. pomonthebeach

    I already installed Mavericks on 120GB ssd. How to divide to install Win8 with dual boot?

    I already installed Mavericks on 120GB ssd. i3 2nd gen GA-Z77-HD3 Gigabyte GTX-650 How to divide for install Windows8 with dual boot? Thank you Best, Pom
  18. SwiftMoosic

    Dual booting Mavericks on a already installed Windows 8 pc

    I have a already built pc with windows 8.1 on a SSD. I would like to turn it into a dual booting system with Mavericks and 8.1. If I buy a new SSD to install Mavericks on it, would this allow me to dual boot my system? Or will I have to unistall windows 8.1 and make a drive with two partitions...
  19. MichaelLeopard

    Toshiba Satellite: EBIOS Error New C55-A5100

    Hello, I have a retail copy of Snow Leopard 10.6.3 New Toshiba Satellite C55-A5100 6GIGS 750 hard drive Came installed with Windows 8.1 UEIF So here is what I did 1. Went into Windows 2. Shrunk the partition and made another 350gig one 3. Formatted it with NTFS 4. Created the iboot (ivy...
  20. demiankz

    Parallels Install, Workaround for Windows Product Key Request

    I installed Mountain Lion on an HP Probook 4540s last year. Works great. Now I'd like to use the OEM Windows 8 install disc to install Win8 in a Parallels partition, but I need the product key from the Windows 8 installation (that is no longer on the laptop) to activate Windows 8. Apparently...