Apple Releases Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.3 With Boot Camp Support for Windows 8

Posted March 14, 2013 at 8:37pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11212 views

Apple has released Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.3 which brings Boot Camp support for Windows 8.

OS X Update 10.8.3:
The 10.8.3 update is recommended for all OS X Mountain Lion users and includes features and fixes that improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including the following:
● The ability to redeem iTunes gift cards in the Mac App Store using your Mac's built-in camera
● Boot Camp support for installing Windows 8
● Boot Camp support for Macs with a 3TB hard drive
● A fix for an issue that could cause a file URL to quit apps unexpectedly
● A fix for an issue that may cause Logic Pro to become unresponsive when using certain plug-ins
● A fix for an issue that causes audio to stutter on 2011 iMacs
● Includes Safari 6.0.3

You can get the update by selecting Software Update from the Apple Menu at the top left of your screen.


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Ron - April 9, 2013 at 2:22am
10.8.3 takes FOREVER to partition 3 TB (non-fusion) drive ... 3 hours so far and still stuck at about 75% complete???
homosapien - March 15, 2013 at 5:38pm
STILL no hot plug for Tunderbolt in Bootcamp.. i use a thunderbolt monitor and have to restart my computer just before a meeting. Portability = FAIL
Rich - March 15, 2013 at 12:07am
Huge load of garbage, I updated to this "Windows 8 friendly" version of OSX and it still won't install Windows 8 properly through BootCamp. The Windows 8 installer won't proceed because there is a USB drive installed, yet my rMBP has to rely on USB to install Windows. Not sure how they deem this version of OSX compatible with Windows 8 because it most definitely is not.
itsme - March 15, 2013 at 3:18am
I've been running OSX and Windows 8 on my 2011 MBP since Windows 8 released without any problem. it's much easier if you use a 3rd party bootable cd/usb to boot up then choose windows 8 installation disc/usb
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