Forum discussion tagged with bootcamp.
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    Question Safely increase windows Partition on a triple-boot system (High Sierra, Windows 10, Mac OS 10.7) ?

    My mac mini 2011 has a 500G SSD where the first partition is High Sierra, the second one is Windows 10, (upgraded with an iso file on my desktop from a bootcamp installed windows 7), and the third is my legacy 10.7 system for compatibility with older AU plugins. The problem is, I've given it too...
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    Question very specific problem with bootcamp/graphics drivers

    so my friend has recently got a new iMac with windows 10 installed on it through BootCamp, but recently, mostly in games, he's getting tons of ghraphics driver errors. now I'm typically the one my friends go to with PC issues, but this one i just cant figure out. whoever he bought the system...
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    Question Windows 10 Reinstall Blank Blue Screen

    Hi all, Specs are: cpu - i5 3570k, graphics - 1070 ti, motherboard - asrock z77 pro3, RAM - 16gb of cosair vengeance To start I believe my motherboard is blown but I cannot figure this out. It is about 10 years old so it might just be that. Computer was running fine the night before yesterday...
  4. Dew Mortal

    Question Can't install windows 10 on second internal ssd of MacBook Pro 13' mid 2012.

    Hey members, I just recently upgraded my MacBook Pro 13' mid 2012 to 16 GB EVM ddr3 ram and 250 GB Gigabyte SSD. I switched out the optical drive for the ssd fitted with a caddy. I thought of installing windows 10 on it. But everytime i run the installer through usb , it gets stuck on the...
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    Question External Hard Drive "A device which does not exist was specified" on Bootcamp only

    I had the bright idea to set up bootcamp on my macbook and then use an external hard drive to extend the space of my windows partition. However, the drive seems to have stopped working. It keeps on erroring out with: "Location is Not Available" D:/ is not accessible A device which does not...
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    Question Issues installing Windows 10 through bootcamp

    The title says it all, i've been trying all available "fixes" that I found online for the past 3 days so please dont copy paste them into ur replies. It seems like there's something not allowing the disk to reformat cauz I reformat in bootcamp at any capacity and monitor the changes in the disk...
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    [SOLVED] Bootcamp boots Windows 10, but then I get a black screen...

    I installed Windows 10 into bootcamp and everything worked fine. Left it alone for a few days and now when I try to boot into it, I see the Windows logo and then a black screen. I tried holding a flashlight to the screen to see if its a brightness issue related to adaptive brightness, but its...
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    Question 2014~ Macbook Pro Randomly Shuts Down, but ONLY in OSX

    My macbook has had an issue when I boot into OSX where it will randomly shut off from 1 ~ 5 minutes and is random every time. I tried taking it into the apple store to be fixed but they had no idea what the issue could be and suggested I factory reset it to fix it. I did this and it did not...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 bootcamp installer BSOD loop

    Hello, I have a Macbook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Early 2013) running macOS Catalina. I have tried to install Windows 10 using bootcamp 2 times. The first time I got caught in a BSOD loop which was saying SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED (igdkmd64.sys) . Then I tried to do it all over again, the...
  10. michael112602

    [SOLVED] PC blue screening after changing core voltage

    I didn't really know what I was doing a few months ago and I changed the core voltage in msi afterburner a bit (I was looking at some mac bootcamp overclocking tutorial and it told me to change it but I don't know) but yeah shortly after it bluescreened and I got spooked and uninstalled...
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    [SOLVED] Bootcamp drivers for 2015 Air

    Hi, Yesterday, I tried using Bootcamp to install windows 10 on my Macbook Air Early 2015 8gb, 128gb ssd, MacOS HighSierra. I had the ISO already which I copied to downloads folder on my mac, and ran the bootcamp. Ideally at the end of the process after the reboot windows installer should open...
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    Question Bootcamp on an external hard drive

    I have had windows 10 installed on an external hard drive for a few months. I use bootcamp on my macbook pro to switch between macos and windows. Usually I can restart my computer while holding the option key and the 2 boot drives will come up and I can choose between the two and it will work...
  13. xxscienceboyxx

    Do you need to buy 4 pack RAM for 4-channel memory?

    I need 4-channel RAM, 32gb. So I was thinking to buy two 8x2gb packs. Would doing so still let me have 4-channel RAM? Or do I need to buy a 8x4gb pack? Thanks!
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    Lenovo ideapad 300 all of the sudden the mouse won't work

    I'm suddenly having problems worry the mouse on the laptop. Installed my wireless mouse and that is working on and off
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    Installing windows in a tablet pc

    http://http://I am trying to install windows 10 in my Acer switch one , which is a tablet pc, as the initial windows it came with crashed. But it is not going as it does with my pc, please help me out
  16. jenslbelkhir

    Loud internal HDD

    Hey. I'm tired of my HDD making more noise than my gpu, cpu cooler etc. Whats the best way to silence it (right now I cant afford a 1tb ssd). Would an external like this do the job silent...
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    Headset Mic won't work on my new pc

    I just built my first gaming pc. Everything is going well. Then I try to talk to my friend on discord. I can hear him through the headset but the mic won't work. Things that might help you help me: All my drivers are up to date. I built the pc (May be faulty wiring) When I plug them in a...
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    Network adapter problems

    So my brother have me his old pc that he had custom built and the network adapter isn't working and I think it accidently got deleted. Where could I download a new one? I have a laptop I can download it onto plus a usb to move it over with. Most of what I've read involves a CD/DVD drive which I...
  19. OP_Chief

    Power Supply Options This is the Pc that I have this very moment, but I'm using an old 850w Thermaltake Toughpower (Came out around 2007 I believe) And It's semi Modular. I was wandering if anyone can link me a power supply, that's 80+ Gold, Fully Modular, and around 500w. I'll be...
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    DVI vs HDMI which is better and why?

    So, as I said in the title I want to know which one is better and why it is better? Do you get any quality loss when using one of them? Also, while asking... Should I get 144z with 80 million:1 dyn contrast or 60hz 100million:1 dyn contrast? :3
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    I jusr bought the samsung uh46eh5300 I can connect using the cat5 connection that is another story. anyway after spending my e

    I jusr bought the samsung uh46eh5300 I can connect using the cat5 connection that is another story. anyway after spending my entire afternoon getting the Internet working with a samsung tech. I couldn't connect wireless. I would go through the network settings and start connection wireless and...
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    Ubuntu 14.04 wireless connection gone

    Just upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 on a Dell Inspiron and can't connect to wireless. I am a complete novice to Ubuntu and am trying to read through the forums to see how I can solve this. I managed to get some info such as: Chip ID: BCM43143 PCI-ID: 14e4:4365 Kernel driver in use...
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    should i buy 5th gen i5 with geforce 830m or 4th gen i5 with 840m.

    should i buy 5th gen i5 with geforce 830m or 4th gen i5 with 840m. basically between HP Pavilion 15-p206tx/HP Pavilion 15-p210tx (5th gen i5 with 830M) or HP Pavilion 15-p077tx (4th gen i5 with 840m)
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    Help need fans for my new case!

    Hello again community of Tom'sHardware, I finally bought a computercase today (yay). Now im having a hard time with deciding which casefans I should buy. The case I bought is a phanteks enthoo pro. I know about all the fan options. My thought is to replace the 200mm front fan and put it at...
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    Will a WD My Cloud do this?

    I just began networking my home PC's because I was getting tired of hooking up external HDD's to transfer large video files. It's nice to be able to see the other PC and playback a file over the LAN. I need to upgrade my old WRT54 whatever Linksys router though, something 1Gb would be nice...
  26. froller2

    7.1 sound wont play audio on youtube

    hey guys whenever i play some songs this etc it wont play the sound when i set asus realtek to 7.1 i got the logitech g430 which does support 7.1