I was given a 2009 Macbook Pro. How do I....

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by stevefo, Oct 3, 2015.

  1. stevefo macrumors regular

    stevefo

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    #1
    My sister gave me her 2009 Macbook Pro. I was going to replace the hard drive and memory. How do I go about wiping it clean and reinstalling OS X EL Captain?

    I don't want to save anything at all. Just want to start fresh.
     
  2. CoastalOR macrumors 68000

    CoastalOR

    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2015
    Location:
    Oregon, USA
    #2
    Here is instructions from Apple (it says Yosemite but it is the same steps for reinstalling EL Capitan):
    https://support.apple.com/kb/PH18869?locale=en_US&viewlocale=en_US
     
  3. stevefo thread starter macrumors regular

    stevefo

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2013
    #3

Share This Page