help installing lion after putting new ssd

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  1. yamin2000, Nov 1, 2011
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2011

    yamin2000 macrumors newbie

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    hi
    i just installed new ssd to my MBP 13 2.8 I7,and i enterd to the internet recovery mode and after that i start the instillation by Disk Utility and formating my ssd .i think every think goes ok ,but after the formatting i went back so i can instal the lion i had to choose one of the options
    restore from time machine
    instal new lion
    Disk Utility
    so i chose instal new lion and i noticed that it trying to download the lion again and it takes about 60 hours ,since i thought i already downloaded the lion in first step internet recovery mode
    now i thought it is good restart my my laptop and i start from the beginging by doing the internet recovery mode
    http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/830/photosre.jpg/

    this the picture that it shows it will take 60hours i have very good internet speed
    the picture i found in the internet
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    did i made any mistake?
    thanks
     
  2. heisenberg123 macrumors 603

    heisenberg123

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    When I redownloaded lion it started off saying really long time, than it decreased faster than real time took about 2 hours for me
     
  3. yamin2000 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    OK I See
    i made a mistake by restarting the laptop i should wait
    i will try that
     
  4. fanchee macrumors 6502a

    fanchee

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    Yes, wait. I have Lion on a USB key (downloaded from Mac App Store) and when I went to install it onto my new SSD, it showed me that same screen about downloading additional components. Took about 20 minutes, I think.
     
  5. yamin2000 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    is there a way i can put the lion in cd or usb for the future
     
  6. yamin2000 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    it is gonna take 15 hours to download the additional components
    any idea?
     

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