Tag Archives: windows7

Problem installing Windows 7 using Bootcamp Assistant on Macbook Pro

I encountered some issues when installing a Macbook Pro 15″ Retina display model recently and found the following symptoms and solutions useful in resolving them – Symptom – The symptoms lead me straight to thinking it was a bad partition table. In Disk Utility I could see the OSX partition which did not fill the disk and I… Read More »

Know your downgrade rights for Windows

For many reasons you might find yourself in the position where your fancy new computer doesn’t run your legacy licensed software. Did you know you can ‘downgrade’ to an earlier version of windows? http://www.microsoft.com/OEM/en/licensing/sblicensing/Pages/downgrade_rights.aspx#fbid=GBNs8qBd9Yj