Install OSX

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by SuperMiguel, Sep 8, 2010.

  1. SuperMiguel macrumors 6502

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    Can i install install OSX from an external dvd drive? if yes how do i boot to an external dvd drive?
     
  2. davidlv macrumors 65816

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    Generally yes, reboot with the drive connected and the OS x Install DVD inserted while holding down the Option key.
     
  3. tonywang.xmpt macrumors member

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    yepp
    it works the exact same way as would an internal optical drive.
     

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