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Bootcamp + x64?

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This question goes out mainly Marin or Beret, or anyone who can answer:

Is Leopard's Bootcamp x64-capable with ANY Mac, or only the new Mac Pros?

eg Can my MacBook use vista x64 via Bootcamp?

Thanks.
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sorry no help from me, but i am wanting to now as well,

thanks guys (i'm sure marin nows)
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Only newer Mac Pros can support x64 Vista in Bootcamp, not XP as per the Bootcamp documentation.
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Bootcamp works with any version of OSX Tiger and above I believe, and not just on mac pros but that's just what I've heard.

I'm actually going to start using OSX on my External Harddrive, Linux is starting to piss me off due to lack of support.
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Originally Posted by Penicilyn View Post
Bootcamp works with any version of OSX Tiger and above I believe, and not just on mac pros but that's just what I've heard.

I'm actually going to start using OSX on my External Harddrive, Linux is starting to piss me off due to lack of support.
Right, but I don't know if x64 windows can work on ANY Bootcamp (can it work on MacBook's Bootcamp, or only that of Mac Pro?)
post #6 of 7
Only the new Mac Pro's can support x64. I was able to install and run Vista x64 smoothly on my dads Mac Pro.
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save yourself the headache
The Vista 64 drivers from the Mac Pro are NOT compatible with the MacBook.
In fact the Setup from the Mac Pro OSX DVD does check if it is running on a MAc Pro and refuses if not.
http://discussions.apple.com/thread....sageID=6736840
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