How to uninstall Boot Camp Beta?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by erkanasu, Oct 29, 2007.

  1. erkanasu macrumors 6502

    Jan 11, 2006
    I need to re-aliquot the 20 gigs I have for windows/boot camp beta to my normal drive, but the boot camp has expired and wont open( I want to do this before I install leopard, I am very low on space). How do I do this?
  2. aoberoi macrumors newbie

    Oct 30, 2007
    I also have the same problem. Can anybody find a solution? I only have a few gigs left and i need the precious space...
  3. William25 macrumors newbie

    Apr 19, 2006
    All over the US and world
  4. Phil A. Moderator

    Phil A.

    Staff Member

    Apr 2, 2006
    Shropshire, UK
    Wirelessly posted (iPhone 16GB: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU like Mac OS X; en) AppleWebKit/420.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/4A102 Safari/419.3)

    have you tried setting your clock back to before it expired?
  5. Amdahl macrumors 65816

    Jul 28, 2004
    I think Disk Utility on the 10.5 DVD can remove the bootcamp partition and expand the OSX partition. It does carry risks though.

    I would install the 10.5, do a Time Machine backup, then restore that backup from the install DVD into a brand new full partition or resize it from 10.5.
  6. Daveoc64 macrumors 601

    Jan 16, 2008
    Bristol, UK
    Users of Boot Camp Beta would be on Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger (not Leopard).

    Installing Leopard would fix the problem as they'd be able to use the final version of Boot Camp.

    Obviously the OP doesn't want to do that yet, so they're stuck (hence the thread).

    It's an issue that effects users if they want to upgrade or not.
  7. dendur macrumors newbie

    Jun 21, 2007

    I did this a couple weeks back and it worked like a charm

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