How to Remove a Windows Boot Camp Partition From Your Mac

Posted March 27, 2012 at 3:32pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 81546 views

These are instructions on how to remove a Windows Boot Camp partition and expand your Mac OS X partition to regain the newly available hard drive space.

Step One
Launch Boot Camp Assistant from the Applications:Utilities folder.


Step Two
Click the Continue button.


Step Three
Check only the Install or remove Windows 7 option and click Continue.


Step Four
Choose Restore disk to a single Mac OS partition and click Continue.


Step Five
Click the Restore button to begin.


Step Six
You will be asked to login with your Administrative username and password. Enter these and click the OK button.


Step Seven
You disk will now be repartitioned to remove the Windows volume.


Step Eight
You will be informed that your disk has been restored as a single volume. Click the Quit button.

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Dylan - May 29, 2014 at 7:38pm
Do you get the reactivated product key with this?
adeelayubiahassandad - February 15, 2014 at 1:30pm
in step 3 there is no option of remove window 7 ....only two options one for window support software and one for using mac disk......what i do ireally want to get rid of window 7
Alok - December 21, 2013 at 2:45pm
It worked like charm..... Thanks you so much.
Mark Livingston - September 18, 2013 at 7:22pm
My mac says bootcamp assistance has expired how do I do it now?
Ruksheen - June 14, 2013 at 5:01pm
thanks alot... wanted to delete bootcamp for a while but didnt know how. Really easy steps and it was done in 5 mins. Thanks again!
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