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Windows 8 BSOD when ML is connected

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I've installed the Windows 8 Release Preview on a separate HDD while the ML HDD was disconnected. The installation went fine, updates went fine, but when I reconnected my ML HDD and tried to boot to Windows from Chimera, I ran into a BSOD.

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(Thank you Microsoft for leaving almost no details -__-)

So has anyone managed to dual boot Windows 8 with Mountain Lion? I've read that Windows 8 now uses "secure boot" which requires an OS to have a signed key in system firmware to work. (read http://www.readwriteweb.com/enterprise/2011/09/windows-8-spells-trouble-for-l.php for more information). Is there a workaround for that?
 
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I've installed the Windows 8 Release Preview on a separate HDD while the ML HDD was disconnected. The installation went fine, updates went fine, but when I reconnected my ML HDD and tried to boot to Windows from Chimera, I ran into a BSOD.

20121012180949.jpg

(Thank you Microsoft for leaving almost no details -__-)

So has anyone managed to dual boot Windows 8 with Mountain Lion? I've read that Windows 8 now uses "secure boot" which requires an OS to have a signed key in system firmware to work. (read http://www.readwriteweb.com/enterprise/2011/09/windows-8-spells-trouble-for-l.php for more information). Is there a workaround for that?
Have you tried to press F12 when you power on ur system,and select Windows drive to boot instead of booting the OS X drive and use Chimera to boot Windows?
 
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(Sorry for the late response. I've been inactive lately.)

Booting directly from the Windows HDD when the ML HDD was still connected, didn't help. Windows still ran into a BSOD.

I'm not going to install Windows 8 on my ML HDD. I'd rather keep both OS's separated.

Recently I've upgraded it to Windows 8 Pro, but it still has the same problem, so it has something to do with that safe booting.
 
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