USB Install of ML and no recovery partition

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by sevimli, Aug 4, 2012.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    Jun 26, 2007
    I've used my USB Mountain Lion on 2 different MBAs.

    Both of them were lacking recovery partition. I didn't do any custom installation. Everything works but I don't have any recovery partition. :confused:

    P.S I checked it in terminal with "diskutil list" command.

  2. macrumors 65816


    Sep 20, 2008
    Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Here is the solution by our fellow member. You'll need to re-download Mountain Lion from the App Store to get the BaseSystem.dmg.


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