snow leopard server on mbp via bootcamp

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Server, Xserve, and Networking' started by newConvert, Feb 4, 2011.

  1. newConvert macrumors regular

    Aug 25, 2006

    i was wondering if tis possible to install snow leopard server on a MBP via bootcamp? Ultiamtely I'm looking to have SLS on an external drive that I can boot too... possible?

  2. simsaladimbamba

    Nov 28, 2010
    Yes and yes. Boot Camp Assistant does create a second partition, but is using the FAT32 file system. You need to format the second partition using HFS+.
    But you could also use Disk Utility to partition your HDD/SSD.

    Guide on how to use Disk Utility from the restore / installation DVD.
    Format Your Hard Drive Using Disk Utility
    Partition Your Hard Drive With Disk Utility


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