Crucial M4 Firmware update guide

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by Daniel97, Jan 24, 2012.

  1. Daniel97 macrumors 6502a

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    Hi,

    Can i do this with a USB or do i need a CD?

    The mini has no Cd drive ...
     
  2. Cmd-the-World macrumors regular

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    I don't know because I have not tried it. Though I am curious of the outcome because I am planning to add a M4 in my Mac mini.

    I suspect that it should work (a bootable USB instead of a CD) because the only difference , in my eyes is the means of transfer. However to be on the safe side email Crucial and see what they say.
     
  3. kappaknight macrumors 68000

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    I think it's CD only - at least that is the easiest way. You could buy the Apple CD drive - I think the mini is programmed to see that as an internal device.
     
  4. callmerui macrumors newbie

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    I flashed it with an USB stick. It went very smooth!

    I used these instruction:

    And then press cmd +c or option +c (I cannot remember which one it was :eek:) and follow the instructions on the screen again. Easypeasy:)
     

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