Where to download boot camp for mac?

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  1. daedra21 macrumors newbie

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    Hi i cant find where to download boot camp so that i could rn windows on mac os x. does anyone have any ideas?
     
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    Boot Camp Assistant is in the /Applications/Utilities folder.
     
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    Push cmd+space and type "boot camp" and push enter.
     
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    Macintosh HD > Applications > Utilities > Bootcamp Setup Utility

    Print off the bootcamp guide (it's on the app/on apples website) so you know what you're supposed to do.
     
  7. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    ok thnx. now how do i use it i want to play lotro
     
  8. ravenvii macrumors 604

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    Um, like the above said, read the guide.

    Boot Camp doesn't run Windows programs. It simply partitions your disk so that you can install Windows and boot into it. From there, you install LotRO.

    You will have to buy a copy of Windows.

    Sorry for bursting your little bubble.
     
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    Follow the instructions. Make sure you have a copy of Windows XP SP2 or Vista before you start.
     
  10. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    i still dont understand how to install lord of the rings online on mac using boot camp
     
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    Just for the record, searching for "boot camp" in spotlight does not bring up the boot camp assistant for me.
     
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    I'm using leopard, and it came up for me the first try. Sometimes spotlight doesn't work perfectly though. I know there are a couple of files I used to have that never would show up in spotlight now matter what I search for.
     
  13. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    so do i need the lotro window xp disk in order to install it with boot camp on mmy mac?
     
  14. ravenvii macrumors 604

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    Do you even read the posts in this thread? You don't install programs using Boot Camp. You install WINDOWS using Boot Camp. Then in Windows, you install the programs.
     
  15. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    soz this is my first time. so i need one of those windows xp disk and install windows on my mac? if so how do i do that some one tell me step by plzzz.
     
  16. ravenvii macrumors 604

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    Again, like the above said, start up Boot Camp and read the guide. It tells you step-by-step.
     
  17. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thank you everybody for the help. but i decided not to use boot camp and get a xp laptop.




    Thnxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:)
     
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  19. jmann macrumors 604

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    Most Definitely.
     
  20. daedra21 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    changed my mind again does my mac memory space need to be higher hen 1gb to run window xp using bootcamp?
     
  21. ravenvii macrumors 604

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    No, think of it as a normal PC. XP runs fine with 512 MB of RAM.
     

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