1. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    So back before Boot Camp existed, I had Windows installed on my MacBook Pro through hackerish ways of doing. Then I used Boot Camp a few times, but it didn't like me since I had a hacked up computer.

    Long story short, today I decided to get rid of the Windows partition on my MBP. Boot Camp wouldn't let me since it was a hacked up install... so I thought, hey, why not delete the Windows partition completely? Sure... except then somehow I partitioned the WHOLE hd.

    So now I have NO OS on my computer. Yay. Luckily I backed up before my fun, so I have all my stuff... except I don't have my OS X install disc. So I had to go the Apple store, and leave my laptop there overnight while they install OS X again. Then I hope for the best in restoring all my important important important files.

    The joy of modding.

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    2007-08-14 04:10 AM
  2. unknownentry's Avatar
    That sucks!!! Hopefully when I get my Mac Book I won't have those problems. What are you using now while it is in the shop?
    2007-08-14 04:14 AM
  3. Cody Overcash's Avatar
    his wifes mac book
    2007-08-14 04:59 AM
  4. 89.tristan's Avatar
    normally i'd say that my guess would be the iPhone that he OBVIOUSLY has.... but judging by his ability to partake in the hackerish ways of forcing the MBP to accept Windowze, i would say he has another machine, prob a mac as well, seeing as once you get your first, its hard to go out and get a M$ machine...
    unless he got the M$ machine first, then i confused myself....
    but thats just me :-O
    2007-08-14 05:03 AM
  5. Cody Overcash's Avatar
    it is his wifes mac book lol

    or his iphone
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    2007-08-14 06:10 AM
  6. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    Or both.

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    2007-08-14 07:16 AM
  7. 89.tristan's Avatar
    i say both simultaneously, using synergy to get the mouse to go between screens, wouldnt that be interesting

    and yea, i realized u answered it, but judging by the times, u posted that while i was typing...... any prize for the guess? lol
    2007-08-18 06:08 AM
  8. digitalkid56's Avatar
    I coulda told you that.. If you create any sort of partition (Not thru Boot Camp), then try to restore it, it won't.. And back before it supported Vista, you would have to delete the 200mb partition that boot camp created to instal vista.. and if you did that, you could not merge back to a single partition again either..

    WTF happened to your install discs? Those are like gold.. hahhaa
    2007-08-19 09:01 AM
  9. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    Yah I know. They are lost in the move... sad...

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    2007-08-19 12:13 PM
  10. Portdogmc's Avatar
    dont worry about lost install discs!!! not too much longer till leopard comes out! hopeully. geez i just cant wait. i want ilife '08 soo badly but i dont wanna spend money on it then get it when i get leopard also..
    2007-08-19 07:20 PM
  11. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    It doesn't come with Leopard. Not unless you are buying a new computer.

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    2007-08-19 07:36 PM
  12. cipher0925's Avatar
    Ehem, I found iLife 08 somewhere and installed it.. To my surprise it didn't ask me for any serial!! maybe coz I had the 06 version preinstalled.

    Really good upgrade for iMovie, iphoto, and iDVD! A must buy* that's if you can't find one- u know what I mean
    2007-08-19 09:19 PM
  13. Kyle Matthews's Avatar
    Ehem. We don't condone piracy.

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    2007-08-19 09:28 PM
  14. cipher0925's Avatar
    gotcha there PF!

    All im saying is thats ts a very good product to upgrade to.

    Try and buy is my motto
    2007-08-21 02:28 AM