All questions with tag [apple: boot]


Wake on LAN for MBP late 2009

Is it feasible to wake my MBP using Magic Packets from power down? I read Is there a way to power up a Mac Mini remotely?, yet that does not appear to function from power down. "Wake for network access" in "Energy Saver" prefpane is ticked.
2019-12-06 14:37:23

How to remove boot from MacMini?

I have actually attempted mounting windows 7 on my MacMini. I adhered to adhering to actions. Arrangement went flawlessly But while mounting I considered not mounting it. So, I simply reactivated mac mini. Pushed Alt key while starting Started OSX Launched Disk Utility Removed windows dividing. Yet after doing all th...
2019-12-06 14:11:39

How can I boot to Safari Only (Chromebook design) in Lion?

Just how can I boot safari just in Mac OSX Lion Chrome OS design? I listened to that there was a key that needed to hold at start-up, which one is it?
2019-12-05 03:25:08

Mac will not boot : Way to place drive and also delete one documents?

My macbook is presently a block. I included a/ etc/launchctl. conf documents that have to be misshaped. The OS currently collapses also when trying to start in secure setting : "launchd System bootstrapper has actually collapsed : Seg fault" I attempted starting from a 10.6 boot CD yet it simply rotated and also rotated. I have actua...
2019-12-04 01:27:43

New hard drive not identified

I exchanged the initial 80 GB hard drive for a new 640 GB Samsung HM64JI hard drive. It is not identified after starting from the 10.5 Installation DVD on Macbook 2.1 with current EFI updates mounted. Any kind of suggestions?
2019-12-04 01:12:04

How do I transform the default boot alternative on rEFIt?

I have 2 duplicates of OS X (10.6 and also 10.7). By default rEFIt boots 10.6. Nonetheless, I intend to make it boot 10.7 rather. Just how do I do this?
2019-12-04 00:59:16

MacBook Pro will not boot right into secure setting or from DVD

Specs : MacBook Pro 7,1, 2.4 gHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4GB DDR3 RAM, 500GB HDD with Snow Leopard v10.6.7 I'm having an unusual trouble. I intend to boot from the install disk to run Disk Utility due to the fact that I'm having a Time Machine trouble (that is not the trouble). So I order the install disk and also hold back C as the computer system l...
2019-12-04 00:53:16

Bootcamp load at start-up with VMware

I have actually bootcamp filled with Windows and also would certainly like it too and also login at start-up via VMware Fusion as opposed to beginning by hand after OSX 10.6.7 lots. Any kind of suggestions on just how this capability can be activated or off?
2019-12-04 00:07:38

No SIM Card mounted mistake in iPhone 3g

My tool iPhone 3G revealed " "No SIM Card installed" 'insert a legitimate SIM With no PIN lock to turn on iPhone' " It remains in Emergency setting so please offer me a remedy if there is.? It comes when i am attempted to Updating the ios From 4.1 to 4.2. i remain in india and also i obtained it from USA. i didnt have any kin...
2019-12-02 02:41:41

My mac has 64 - little bit EFI, yet it just boots with 32 - little bit kernel

I adhered to the overview at too right into 64 - little bit setting. I had no worry with the guidelines and also on the boot screen it claims "PAE made it possible for, 64bit setting made it possible for" yet when the system boots, both uname - a and also System Profiler inform me...
2019-05-30 01:41:38

Boot 2010 iMac from 2007 MacBook Pro is drive?

I am taking into consideration acquiring a 2010 27" iMac to change my 2007 MacBook Pro as my day-to-day growth equipment. Preferably, I would love to work with the iMac when I remain in my office and also work with the MacBook Pro when I am out at a customers workplace, coffeeshop, etc I would certainly such as both equipments to be in sync...
2019-05-29 22:35:43

Mac Mini will not boot. Is it the display or the Mac?

I simply acquired an old Mac Mini to start creating for iphone. The Mac Mini has a DVI port, so I attached it to my Dell 24" display which has a DVI link. Yet it shows up that my Mac wont boot. I do not also recognize if it is starting or otherwise due to the fact that my display does disappoint anything, as it did not get any kind of signa...
2019-05-29 22:19:15

Security opening in firmware password by mounting an additional boot loader?

I set up a firmware password on my MacBook. One point I do not recognize is just how I can install a device such as rEFIt, and also properly bypass the whole firmware password (i.e. mounting it never ever requested for my initial Firmware password). It claims on their website: [ ... ] given that refit.efi is set up as the reputable boot load...
2019-05-23 20:19:15

What does a firmware password shield?

If I create a firmware password on my MacBook, what does that shield me from? Does it shield from any one of these: Reformatting the disk drive. Switching over OS too from (as an example if Boot Camp is mounted). Recovering the laptop computer to its initial manufacturing facility setups (i.e. re-installing OS X). Mounting an additional bo...
2019-05-23 19:46:39

Is there any kind of means to see what OS X is doing when it is starting up when no chime is played?

Feasible Duplicate: How can I see the system status during boot? I have had the disk drive in my iMac changed and also currently I'm attempting to recover it from my TimeMachine back up. I assumed the TimeMachine back up was corrupt yet possibly I'm simply not person sufficient, or I'm misconstruing the recover procedure. I'm able to reco...
2019-05-23 11:17:42

How do I uninstall rEFIt?

I mounted rEFIt in order to install boot camp via a USB key. Since Boot Camp is mounted, I no more require rEFIt, so I'm attempting to uninstall it. I adhered to the uninstall directions for "Removal when making use of rEFItBlesser", due to the fact that when I mounted it, I ran "rEFIt.mpkg" (i.e. the installer plan). I tras...
2019-05-23 09:53:54

Is the first boot after a complete system recover from TimeMachine intended to take a long period of time?

I have had the disk drive in my iMac changed and also currently I'm attempting to recover it from my TimeMachine back up. I assumed the TimeMachine back up was corrupt yet possibly I'm simply not person sufficient, or I'm misconstruing the recover procedure. I'm able to recover efficiently, yet on reboot the equipment reveals me the white scree...
2019-05-23 09:46:04

Why have 5 various iMacs created corrupt OS X dividings when the physical drives are great?

I'm a technology for my neighborhood college area and also we are having some troubles with our iMac Multimedia Lab. Over the previous 9 months, 5 of the 22 iMacs have actually dealt with filesystem corruption. The only choice for these equipments has actually been to entirely eliminate the OS X dividing and also start fresh (with ideal recover ...
2019-05-23 08:56:51

Always punctual for Boot Device on Startup?

I have a MacBook where I need to twin boot Windows and also OS X. When I hold the Option Key on startup, I get the wonderful "Select Boot Device" screen. Exists a means to completely enable this, to make sure that I do not need to bear in mind to hold alternative every single time I reactivate?
2019-05-23 05:38:52

Can I boot from Snow Leopard DVD on 'regular' computer?

Simply asking yourself if I have a duplicate of of snow leopard 10.6, if I place it in a regular computer that runs home windows will it boot or not do anything?
2019-05-23 05:17:16