Is this the right method for a clean install?

Discussion in 'OS X Mavericks (10.9)' started by adcx64, Jun 25, 2013.

  1. adcx64 macrumors 65816

    adcx64

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    To do a clean install, I create a bootable Mavericks drive and then when its booted, I use disk utility to format my SSD in my MBA, correct?
     
  2. meeks macrumors regular

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    correct. either create a bootable drive or burn the dmg to a dvd and away you go!
     
  3. adcx64 thread starter macrumors 65816

    adcx64

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    thanks, I was confused wether or not to use disk utility.:)
     
  4. meeks macrumors regular

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    http://osxdaily.com/2013/06/12/make-boot-os-x-mavericks-usb-install-drive/
     

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