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Oh, and does it make a difference if the disk... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Oh, and does it make a difference if the disk image is compressed?
Posted by Krank, on Sep 23, 2008 at 03:18 PM, in Mac OS X
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Posted by Krank, on Sep 23, 2008 at 06:59 AM, in Mac OS X
Sorry - still having trouble. I've tried to... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Sorry - still having trouble. I've tried to 'restore' repeatedly, but each time get an error message at the end (after hours of seemingly copying just fine).

Could it be because I've used the...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 21, 2008 at 07:46 AM, in Mac OS X
Thanks a lot. 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
Thanks a lot.
Posted by Krank, on Sep 16, 2008 at 09:05 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Thanks again - great to have that clarified. 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Thanks again - great to have that clarified.
Posted by Krank, on Sep 15, 2008 at 04:02 AM, in Mac OS X
Thanks, I'll go ahead and try that. How come this... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Thanks, I'll go ahead and try that. How come this step is necessary though?
Posted by Krank, on Sep 14, 2008 at 07:03 PM, in Mac OS X
Well, BootCamp can't proceed, so some kind of... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Well, BootCamp can't proceed, so some kind of defragmentation is needed.
Posted by Krank, on Sep 14, 2008 at 07:00 PM, in Mac OS X
But doesn't CCC just make a sector-for-sector... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
But doesn't CCC just make a sector-for-sector clone, thus not defragmenting as is the whole point?
Posted by Krank, on Sep 14, 2008 at 04:45 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
This is where I'm stuck, as the .dmg I've created... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
This is where I'm stuck, as the .dmg I've created on the external FW HDD doesn't appear as boot volume. I've started a separate thread in the main forum (as I don't want to keep bumping this old...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 14, 2008 at 01:12 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
tooki, thanks so much for helping out. I'm... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
tooki, thanks so much for helping out.

I'm stuck with a simple problem: I can't seem to boot from the disk image I've created on the external drive. There's a .dmg on the disk with the correct...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 14, 2008 at 01:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Thanks a lot. I've tried before without... 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
Thanks a lot.

I've tried before without checking 'erase drive', and got an error message (that I can't recall). Possibly because there simply wasn't enough room on the internal disk. I guess it's...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 13, 2008 at 08:00 AM, in Mac OS X
Thanks a lot for your help. I'm still not sure:... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
Thanks a lot for your help. I'm still not sure: how do I boot into the external clone? It's on a FW HDD. Many people recommend CCC for cloning - but is there any reason to prefer it over Disk Utility...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 12, 2008 at 10:11 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Defragmentation by cloning/re-cloning with Disk Utility? 2,070 Views / 24 Replies  
To take up a question posted in another forum:

I've used Disk Utility (booting from the OSX install disk) to clone my system, the purpose being to re-install in a defragmented state so Bootcamp...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 11, 2008 at 08:45 AM, in Mac OS X
I don't know if you responded to the original... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
I don't know if you responded to the original post or mine. My situation is that I've created a disk image of my system with Disk Utility, but it won't clone it back. Is it a matter of checking...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 9, 2008 at 12:50 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Thanks for your reply. Turns out it wasn't... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
Thanks for your reply.

Turns out it wasn't possible to save a .dmg of the system on the external FAT32 formatted drive. I re-formatted the drive in Apple Journaled, then it worked.

But I'm...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 8, 2008 at 06:11 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Anyone? 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
Anyone?
Posted by Krank, on Sep 6, 2008 at 01:38 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
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Posted by Krank, on Sep 4, 2008 at 06:31 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
I'm not quite sure about this, would be happy if... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
I'm not quite sure about this, would be happy if you'd elaborate on some points.

1) After I've created the image, how do I repartition?
2) When you say 'try', does it mean it might fail?

A...
Posted by Krank, on Sep 2, 2008 at 05:57 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Please pardon Me for reviving this thread. I came... 46,555 Views / 31 Replies  
Please pardon Me for reviving this thread. I came upon it through Google, as I have the exact same problem right now on my MacBook.

Can you please tell me how to clone my system? I have an...
Posted by Krank, on Aug 30, 2008 at 03:18 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
No, Apple has abandoned the Bootcamp 1.4 version.... 1,797 Views / 3 Replies  
No, Apple has abandoned the Bootcamp 1.4 version. A software update won't show anything available.
Posted by Krank, on Aug 13, 2008 at 10:28 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Bootcamp 1.4 (on Tiger): Updating drivers? 1,797 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm on a MacBook 2.0gHz running 10.4.11.

I've had a Windows (XP Pro) partition for a couple of years, installed with the 1.2 beta version of Bootcamp. I've used it for music production, but it...
Posted by Krank, on Aug 13, 2008 at 04:47 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Regarding 500GB / 5400 rpm drives vs. 320GB /... 8,915 Views / 16 Replies  
Regarding 500GB / 5400 rpm drives vs. 320GB / 7200 GB drives, here's a test showing the bigger drives to not perform that well in comparison:...
Posted by Krank, on Jul 23, 2008 at 06:11 AM, in Mac Notebooks
 
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