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How would I dual Boot a PC?

#1SempiternaPosted 12/3/2013 8:19:59 PM
Let's say I want Windows 8.1 and Mavericks, how would this be done wih a usb drive?
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#2Orestes417Posted 12/3/2013 8:23:28 PM
On a Mac you'd simply use bootcamp by following the dead simple instructions it walks you through. On a PC you'd find a forum that specializes in that sort of thing and do some reading about hardware support. Getting in depth here will pretty much get you modded
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#3MaxCHEATER64Posted 12/5/2013 6:35:13 PM
Orestes417 posted...
Getting in depth here will pretty much get you modded


Wait, what? Is dual booting not legal? This is the first I've heard of this.
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#4Orestes417Posted 12/5/2013 6:36:22 PM
Violating the license of software is against the ToU of this site. Legality is irrelevant
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#5MaxCHEATER64Posted 12/5/2013 6:37:57 PM
Orestes417 posted...
Violating the license of software is against the ToU of this site. Legality is irrelevant


What if you were dual booting a licensed copy of windows and something free, like Unix? Is there seriously something in the Windows license that says you can't dual boot?
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#6Orestes417Posted 12/5/2013 6:39:24 PM
He very specifically asked about OS X
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#7DragnfyrPosted 12/5/2013 6:40:28 PM
MaxCHEATER64 posted...
Orestes417 posted...
Getting in depth here will pretty much get you modded


Wait, what? Is dual booting not legal? This is the first I've heard of this.


Dual-booting is legal but running OS X on non Apple hardware is against their license terms.
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#8MaxCHEATER64Posted 12/5/2013 6:53:29 PM
Dragnfyr posted...
MaxCHEATER64 posted...
Orestes417 posted...
Getting in depth here will pretty much get you modded


Wait, what? Is dual booting not legal? This is the first I've heard of this.


Dual-booting is legal but running OS X on non Apple hardware is against their license terms.


O okay, that makes sense I guess.
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#9juscallmeehxPosted 12/5/2013 7:22:51 PM
It could just be a Mac with Mavericks and he wants to dual boot with Windows.

Anyways, put Windows 8.1 in the USB and just run boot camp which is preinstalled in OSX.

And you have the option of using a virtual machine (VMFusion, Parallels).
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