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    DVD Local Region

    All, I recently ran into a difficulty of a DVD reading where a message came back that a DVD could not be played due to it's being from an incorrect region. I had played the same DVD on a Blue Ray/DVD stand alone player with no difficulties. I am currently running macOS Catalina using Final DVD...
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    Windows version in Mojave

    C, I updated to Catalina today with no loss on my Win7 partition which does prove that to keep an older Windows version it's best to upgrade MacOS incrementally vs trying all at once.
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    Windows version in Mojave

    I just updated my OSx to Mojave without any loss of Win 7! Thanks C for the help.
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    Windows version in Mojave

    All, I am currently running OSx High Sierra on a mid 2012 unibody MacBook Pro 15 in. I have installed Windows 7 via Boot Camp. My question is if anyone knows, if I were to upgrade via the App Store to OSx Mojave, would I lose my installation of Windows 7 ? Just inquiring.
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    SOLVED Win 7 Boot Camp Issues

    I installed Win 7 per instructions given. I just found it unusual that it needed to be on the as you put it, OEM drive which I would assume to be the boot drive in a single hard drive system. It will be interesting if when I install Win 10 that it requires the same set up that being it being on...
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    SOLVED Win 7 Boot Camp Issues

    I have a mid 2012 15" unibody MacBook Pro with one drive being a 500 GB SSD with Mojave onboard and a second 1 TB mechanical hard drive running High Sierra for use with Win 7. I noticed that after setting up Win 7 on the OSX High Sierra and it being a drive on a hard drive caddy, that Win 7 when...
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    SOLVED Logic Board on Mid 2012 Macbook Pro

    Apologies for not getting back since my previous posting, but I have resolved the problem by unfortunately replacing the logic board. It's working well now. Thanks though for the pretty.
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    SOLVED Logic Board on Mid 2012 Macbook Pro

    I have an interesting problem that has occurred on my mid 2012 MacBook Pro. I created on a 500 GB Samsung SSD a Windows partition for Win 7 Ultimate, and upgraded the setting on the NVIDIA video used on the Windows side. And after setting up and playing games in Win 7 I attempted to get back...
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    SOLVED Macbook pro clutch cover

    No he didn't. Although it could be glued to give it rigidity I was just asking if it should be a concern, and C you answered my question well. Thanks.
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    SOLVED Macbook pro clutch cover

    C, I purchased a mid 2012 MacBook Pro today that in the description and pictures shows a crack in the clutch cover on the left side. Although I could replace it, I don't want to replace it any time soon thus my question regarding longevity.
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    SOLVED Macbook pro clutch cover

    Has anyone ever had a clutch cover break on a MacBook pro in regular use?
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    SOLVED Second drive in MacBook Pro mid 2010

    Thanks for your reply. I thought that the Option key was the way to do it but was unsure.
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    SOLVED Second drive in MacBook Pro mid 2010

    I am contemplating installing via a hard drive caddy a second drive. Two questions: a) Can Win 7 be loaded onto a second installed, and b) How does the Macbook's bios handle it? I have a MacBook Pro 15 in produced in mid 2010 currently running OsX High Sierra. It's serial number is W8032647AGU.
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    SOLVED Osx install limitations

    Thanks for the quick answer!!
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    SOLVED Osx install limitations

    Are there any limits as to how many times that any copy of any OSx be installed on the same Macbook with only changes to the hard drive? In Windows there are limits to the OS being installed due to changes in CPU and hard drive. I just wondered if there are the same limits in Apple OS? Thanks
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