Want to Dual Boot Windows and Mac

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Aug 11, 2011
  1. kevan
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    Member kevan Imagination rules the world

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    I got a dv6-6147tx or dv6-6137tx, not sure since it doesnt tell me on the laptop and those two models matched my specs the most

    The Specs Are:

    System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
    System Model: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC
    BIOS: InsydeH2O Version 03.60.48F.07
    Processor: IntelĀ® Core? i7-2630QM CPU @ 2.00GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.0GHz
    Memory: 8192MB RAM
    Available OS Memory: 8140MB RAM
    Page File: 2326MB used, 13951MB available
    Windows Dir: C:\Windows
    DirectX Version: DirectX 11
    DX Setup Parameters: Not found
    User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
    System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
    DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
    DxDiag Version: 6.01.7600.16385 32bit Unicode


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    Display Devices
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    Card name: Radeon ? HD 6770M
    Manufacturer: ATI Technologies Inc.
    Chip type: ATI display adapter (0x6740)
    DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
    Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_1002&DEV_6740&SUBSYS_1657103C&REV_00
    Display Memory: 726 MB
    Dedicated Memory: 1008 MB
    Shared Memory: 3813 MB
    Current Mode: 1366 x 768 (32 bit) (60Hz)
    Monitor Name: Generic PnP Monitor
    Monitor Model: unknown
    Monitor Id: CMO15A2
    Native Mode: 1366 x 768(p) (59.989Hz)
    Output Type: Internal
    Driver Name: aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx64.dll,aticfx32,aticfx32,aticfx32,atiumd64.dll,a
    tidxx64.dll,atidxx64.dll,atiumdag,atidxx32,atidxx32,atiumdva,atiumd6a.cap,atitmm
    6
    4.dll
    Driver File Version: 8.17.0010.1060 (English)
    Driver Version: 8.810.4.1000
    DDI Version: 10.1
    Driver Model: WDDM 1.1
    Driver Attributes: Final Retail
    Driver Date/Size: 12/31/2010 11:12:52, 655872 bytes
    WHQL Logo'd: Yes
    WHQL Date Stamp:
    Device Identifier: {D7B71EE2-2400-11CF-A877-5D36BEC2C535}
    Vendor ID: 0x1002
    Device ID: 0x6740
    SubSys ID: 0x1657103C
    Revision ID: 0x0000
    Driver Strong Name: oem7.inf:ATI.Mfg.NTamd64.6.1:ati2mtag_Vancouver_PXAI:8.810.4.1000:Pci\ven_1002&dev_6740&subsys_1657103c
    Rank Of Driver: 00E60001

    tell me if you need any more specs I cut bits off to shorten the amount of text to read, and probally left a heap of useless stuff [​IMG]

    But I think the Bios is locked is that a problem?

    Any links to tutorials or advice is needed please!
     
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    ^^ What he said, but why not quad-boot? [​IMG]
     
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    Because unless you just like tinkering with software for the sake of it, there is absolutely no reason to waste partitions and drive space.
     
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    lol quad boot would be a ******* PAIN!

    Thanks for that guide, bit stumped but ill work it out, now I hope
    nobody stole my laptop of the bus I left it on....
     
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    Member Thesolcity Wherever the light shines, it casts a shadow.

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    You left your laptop...on a bus? [​IMG]
    Just....left it there willy nilly...just like that?
     
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    He forgot it there. He made a blog about it.
     
  8. kevan
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    Yeah I got it now [​IMG], some guy who is in my year picked it up and realized it was mine and gave it back!
     

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