Installed Windows, Mac wont start up Help!

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by sman31, Dec 19, 2008.

  1. sman31 macrumors newbie

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    Hi,

    I installed this windows ultimate x86 lite software, i had downloaded off the internet, on my 08 aluminum macbook, using bootcamp and everything, windows works fine but now mac os x wont boot anymore, it just goes straight to windows instead, i pressed control and everything when the i turn it on, but nothing will help
    please help!

    thank you :)
     
  2. EricJD macrumors regular

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    #2
    Turn the computer on. As soon as you see the gray screen, hold the option key.
     
  3. SHADO macrumors 6502a

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    As soon as you hear the startup sound, hold down the option key. Two HD's will then pop up, and you can use the arrow keys to select which one you want (I assume in your case you want the OSX partition). Select it, then press enter.
     
  4. nippyjun macrumors 65816

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    You can also go into the bootcamp setting in windows and make the change.
     

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