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New MacBooks Can Boot Off SD Card

New MacBooks Can Boot Off SD Card

Posted June 9, 2009 at 8:18pm by iClarified · 5575 views
According to a newly posted Apple Support document the new 2009 MacBook Pros can use an SD card as a startup volume.

Can I install Mac OS X on an SD storage device and use it as a startup volume?

Yes. Change the default partition table to GUID using Disk Utility, and format the card to use the Mac OS Extended file format to do so.

This could be very useful as an emergency boot solution or even give you the ability to run a different operating system from the SD card.

Read More [via HardMac]

New MacBooks Can Boot Off SD Card
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