Help : Reinstall fresh osx over windows 7 Mac book pro/ install keyboard driver

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by mbp6, May 22, 2011.

  1. mbp6 macrumors newbie

    May 21, 2011
    A friend of mine has a mac book pro, he has formatted his harddisk and installed windows 7 professional on his mac book pro. ( no more osx ) only windows 7 on the hard disk. He has problems with his camera, screen resolution, keyboard etc.
    I think due to not having proper windows 7 drivers for his mac book.He has his original cd/dvds for mac osx and one disk for applications

    I tried to do a fresh install of osx on the hard disk, but was not successful.

    1. How can I install the correct drivers while in windows 7as Win7 is the only os on the disk.

    2. can I go back and format disk and fresh install osx and on a partition windows 7.

    3. don't have access to another mac book with osx to format this windows 7/ntfs formatted drive

  2. imgmkr macrumors newbie


    Jun 1, 2004
    South Korea
    did u succeed on installing OS X back?

    i'm having a same problem here, trying to install OS X back on my mac book pro.
    please share any insights if you have made it happen! ^^
  3. iamBATMAN macrumors newbie

    Jul 17, 2011
    New York
    Boot into Windows
    Place OS X Install CD in the SuperDrive
    Go to "Computer" in the Start Menu
    Click on OS X Install Disk
    Hold SHIFT+F10 on the keyboard
    Select Explore
    Bootcamp > Drivers > Setup.exe

    Run it, it'll install the drivers for all of the hardware in your Macbook Pro.

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