Opened a copy of the Info. I get the error that says Still waiting on root device. Here is how you can. Recent updates include an improved open file dialog, speed enhancements, and Windows 8 compatibility. I have also partitioned, ran fdisk to select an active partition then formatted the active partition.
This command resigns the Boot Camp Assistant so that it runs with the new Info. . I agree the procedure is straightforward. Have both 64 and 32bit versions in the box. In the menu bar, click on Utilities, then open the Terminal.
So there is a lot of config. Of course I was using it to capture the behavior of my device on power cycle. I started by preparing my usb 3. If they have that capability, Boot Camp Assistant usually will create this drive for you, without the need for you to do the above steps. To reenable system integrity which you might as well, for safety , restart in recovery mode again, and this time type the following line into the terminal: csrutil enable Then you can follow through with the rest of this solution. If you have access to a different Windows box, try the tool from Microsoft.
There are also some extraneous steps listed above, but it should still work. I've tried a ton of things so far including: Making an. If you have any question regarding this article or our previous topics, feel free to put a comment on this post. I've recently been through this. My graphic card is Nvidia 9600. If they have that capability, Boot Camp Assistant usually will create this drive for you, without the need for you to do the above steps. Do you want to continue anyway? You want to do this before creating the bootable media because there is a good chance that the drive was formatted using a Windows device.
The only recommended way to download Windows 7 is from Microsoft itself. Please forgive me if I am creating a redundant post but I have read the following threads with no answers: and so I create my own post. My on point is that you don't know for sure what will fry a thumb drive, and not all drives are created equally. Then write the following command into Terminal it will ask you to enter your mac password to proceed. Tried many times but same results. Does anyone have a solution? All the files in the drive will be deleted, so make sure there are no important documents inside.
If your Model exists replace it with the correct number and do not make a duplicate with two different model numbers. Follow the instructions in , then see if the computer will recognize the flash drive when you boot up. The easiest way to launch it is through Spotlight Search, which you can bring up by pressing Command and Spacebar. You can use a , Windows 8. How You turned this on to success?! This is with option booting of course.
Every step has caused me grief and took days to resolve. Then double click on the Contents folter. Any ideas what to do now? Where are you getting stuck? Does anyone have a solution? Please help, I have been spending a few hours a day on this for over a week now. Browse other questions tagged or. I then ran the command above, selecting the active partition as the destination. I found several old threads where similar situations were described with no practicable answer, so I ask again. Hi, I had made my usb boot using El pwn.
Thanks for being with us. This is with option booting of course. Now when you boot Windows 7 it will recognize your usb stick. Do this in order to have a backup of this file in case something goes wrong after editing this file. Have only ever installed the 64bit one in Parallels.