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Then run setup when ready. Nov 12, PM. Nov 14, AM in response to benilapit In response to benilapit. I used BootCamp Assistant to create the bootable USB drive, but then ran into the same issue as you, where I could not get past the next few steps because it couldnt download the Windows support software. This made the Boot Camp assistant think that I had the Windows support software, and it proceeded to the next step and let me partition the drive, then booted off the USB drive and installed Windows.


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This is not a complete fix, however, as the downloaded Bootcamp drivers in that ZIP file are not the exact drivers for my Macbook Air. So I have Windows 8 installed now, but there are a bunch of missing drivers.

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I'm going to work on manually installing them. Nov 14, AM. Feb 3, AM in response to benilapit In response to benilapit.

So I have to use Disk Utitities to cut a free partition, then try to boot to Win7 setup usb to setup win7. However, I always have problem to boot into Win7 setup USB as it always show "Missing booting files", sometimes hang in Windows logo screen Then I figure out below ways works for me I just set it the 2 seconds just in case I need it sometimes. I think I would just leave the setup there just in case.

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Feb 3, AM. Feb 3, AM in response to am9up In response to am9up. Everytime switch from Mac OS to Win must shutdown then restart, not sure why Communities Contact Support. Sign in Sign in Sign in corporate.

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Distro Xubuntu. You do yourself no favours resurrecting a thread that has been dead for five months. I have moved your post to its own thread to improve your chances of getting support. Feel free to change the thread title by editing the first post and clicking 'Go Advanced'. Good luck.


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