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Default Help!! installation issues - 09-25-2009, 01:05 PM

I had the mini 9 running mac osx something got screwed up and it wont boot now, which is fine ... whatever..

my issue is i want to put a watered down vista install on there. The mini wont boot the windows cd or flash drive.

when i put the files on a flash drive i get disk error m when i try to boot the cd it brings up the darwin boot loader, i type 9f for cd drive.. but it still tries to boot the mac os.

please help
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Default 09-25-2009, 01:51 PM

What are your BIOS settings? Do you have booting from USB enabled?

Also, make sure you created the Windows installation USB properly.

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Default 09-28-2009, 04:32 PM

yes i have the usb enabled... it may be the usb is not setup correctly.. i used vlite to trim it down then copied all the windows files from the iso to the thumb drive
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