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Once it says "Disk Error Press Any Key to Restart" it does NOT allow any key to restart I have to actually hold the start button down. Loading... Top Tech 75,136 views 5:51 Mac Monday: Erase & Partition with Disk Utility - Duration: 7:10. Now I am aware that this is a formatting error. have a peek here

Ya' follow? It does sound like there's something wrong with the one you've been using if you've started over from scratch. My secondary display is fine though. Been there, done that too.

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josephjdrew 36,886 views 4:49 How to Install Windows 10 onto Mac OSX El Capitan using Bootcamp | VIDEO TUTORIAL - Duration: 13:09. After the partition has been created, boot off the Windows XP disc and I guess the first real screen with options should allow you to format the partition. This USB thing is another "gotcha" from the Windows installer. I clicked and waited, but nothing was showing up.

From there select the Windows XP disc and you should get back into the installer. This isn't cheap stuff we're dealing with. At least OSX is working, but why is it still having boot problems, and what can I do to fix this? Apple Boot Camp Problems all the best View Public Profile Find More Posts by weebeast ghporter Administrator Join Date:Apr 2001 Location:San Antonio TX USA Status: Offline Apr 29, 2008, 08:58

Log in Register FAQ Calendar Today's Posts Search Contact Us Archive styles Welcome to the MacNN Forums. It SHOLD tell you "Windows will now reboot. She can download them from MS. Dumb, Bill, very dumb.

Or maybe it's my Windows XP disk. Boot Camp 2.1 Problems They downloaded a driver to partition that drive in NTFS and installed Win7 in less than an hour. This knowledgebase article: Mac OS X 10.5, Boot Camp: Windows XP displays "Disk Error" message during initial setup says that I need to format the windows partition before continuing with the What does that mean ?

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Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. All seems well now. Boot Camp Non System Disk Error share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply iLog.Genius, Jul 25, 2010 iLog.Genius macrumors 601 Joined: Feb 24, 2009 Location: Toronto, Ontario #5 I think it Disk Read Error Boot Camp View Public Profile Find More Posts by Peysh scaught Addicted to MacNN Join Date:Jan 2001 Location:detroit,mi,usa Status: Offline Oct 30, 2007, 09:33 AM Are you SURE it's a

Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by GingaRanga, GingaRanga Apr 5, 2013 4:34 PM in response to Csound1 Level 1 (0 points) Apr 5, 2013 4:34 PM in response http://hammerofcode.com/boot-camp/boot-camp-disk-error.php Discuss your thoughts, predictions and anything related to OS 10.11. You can try to re-install again and if it's the same problem, my guess is that something is wrong with the install disc. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply iLog.Genius, Jul 25, 2010 iLog.Genius macrumors 601 Joined: Feb 24, 2009 Location: Toronto, Ontario #7 Sorry, I'm a Boot Camp Assistant Error Partitioning Disk

It might have a hard time reading the SATA drives in the macbook if it doesn't. 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 Who wrote Boot Camp? Check This Out Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx View Public Profile Find More Posts by ghporter carterx Mac Enthusiast Join Date:Jan 2007 Location:Canada Status: Offline Nov 24, 2007, 10:38 AM

hope this works for everyone else! Boot Camp Issues For some reason Windows needs to do something special to the disk during the formatting process, using the Mac version of FAT32 simply won't work. I could hit the key on the wired one to do the "boot from CD" sequence.

Yeah no kidding.

What I suggest you do is go back into OS X, run Bootcamp Assistant again and remove the Bootcamp partition and then recreate it. My feeling now is that the disc I thought was an SP2 disc was not. The other thing is, and I probably didn't mention it, is after I let it go past the "reboot from CD" part the system goes unresponsive. Boot Camp Trouble Thanks in advance!!

I don't know if any of that matters so much, but I thought I might as well say. it only asks for formating when I ask him to partition again in the setup menu. Cause This error will occur during the Windows install if either the option "Leave the current file system intact (no changes)" or "Convert the partition to NTFS" were selected. http://hammerofcode.com/boot-camp/boot-camp-disk-error-xp.php It sounds like this was part of your problem originally.

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply iLog.Genius, Jul 25, 2010 iLog.Genius macrumors 601 Joined: Feb 24, 2009 Location: Toronto, Ontario #9 Ok, it's definitely I posted this previously but I haven't got any suggestions. Now get back into the driver properties and go back to Settings. This has been a nightmare.