Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > Buying Tips and Advice

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Feb 16, 2013, 08:38 AM   #1
cntwtfrmynwmbp
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
How to prepare MBP for sale (ML --> Lion)?

Hi there

I'm going to sell my mid 2012 cMBP 13 inch.

It originally came with Lion. I've updated to Mountain Lion in the meantime (I got a free update from Apple because I bought the MBP about 1 month before the release of ML).

I can only sell it with Lion as it is against the licence to sell it with ML as I've got that from the App Store.

From my understanding I have to restore the MBP through internet recovery (by holding command + R when booting up).

Will there be an option to restore LION although I have updated to Mountain Lion in the meantime??

Edit: one more question: The MBP has an SSD. I've read somewhere that secure erasing may harm the SSD. How to deal with that?

Thanks for your help!
cntwtfrmynwmbp is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > Buying Tips and Advice

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to prepare imac for sale? zerozoneice iMac 5 Jul 30, 2013 01:45 PM
How to prepare Early 2011 13" MBP for sale? jesterscourt Buying Tips and Advice 2 Mar 20, 2013 06:43 PM
How to prepare an iPhone for sale Chuchichan iPhone 24 Feb 12, 2013 02:18 PM
Prepare MBA for sale with Mountain Lion redshovel MacBook Air 4 Nov 7, 2012 02:36 AM
How to prepare my MBP HDD with Lion for Sale? ajcadoo MacBook Pro 9 Aug 15, 2012 05:58 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:03 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC