Posts Tagged: OS X

Install Windows without USB or DVD drive from OSX

I have an old macbook pro and the DVD drive is  broken and since it is an old mac it is not happy about  booting from USB drives. Found this great post that helped me install Windows 8. So that solved the installation… now I am working on getting the hardware to work 🙂

Non destructive resizing of partitions on OsX

Find the name of the disk you want to resize by typing: diskutil list /dev/disk0 #:                       TYPE NAME                    SIZE       IDENTIFIER 0:      GUID_partition_scheme                        *160.0 GB   disk0 1:                        EFI                         209.7 MB   disk0s1 2:                  Apple_HFS Hugin                   159.7 GB   disk0s2 In my case i wanted to resize the disk0s2 for to have some room for another partition Ok lets… Read more »

UIF to ISO converter? – Mac Forums

UIF to ISO converter? – Mac Forums: “There are no mac programs that can handle the UIF format as far as I know. The only FREE way I have figured out how to do it is: 1. Install X11 2. Install Darwine 3. Download MagicISO 4. Open Winehelper (it’s in the Darwine folder) 5. Using… Read more »

Apple – Mac OS X Leopard

So I finally installed OS X leopard on my mac. A very good upgrade that apple has made. The best things that I have noticed so far is time-machine, spaces and stacks. Not really something groundbreaking but they are implemented smoothly into the operating system. The worst thing then…. The new 3d dock, fortunately there… Read more »