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You can also use a second Mac system to prep yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're runningThen run the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.
You can also use a second Mac system to prep yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're runningThen run the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.
 
Here's how to setup a USB thumb drive to create an OS installer: [http://www.macworld.com/article/3092900/macs/how-to-create-a-bootable-macos-sierra-installer-drive.html|How to create a bootable macOS Sierra installer drive]
 
But before you install the OS run Disk Utility to test your drive first. Your drive may have gone on you or the HD cable.

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You can also use a second Mac system to propprep yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're running the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.
You can also use a second Mac system to propprep yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're running the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.
 
Here's how to setup a USB thumb drive to create an OS installer: [http://www.macworld.com/article/3092900/macs/how-to-create-a-bootable-macos-sierra-installer-drive.html|How to create a bootable macOS Sierra installer drive]
 
But before you install the OS run Disk Utility to test your drive first. Your drive may have gone on you or the HD cable.

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Edit by: Dan ,

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You can also use a second Mac system to prop yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're running the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.
 
Here's how to setup a USB thumb drive to create an OS installer: [http://www.macworld.com/article/3092900/macs/how-to-create-a-bootable-macos-sierra-installer-drive.html|How to create a bootable macOS Sierra installer drive]
 
But before you install the OS run Disk Utility to test your drive first. Your drive may have gone on you or the HD cable.
But before you install the OS run Disk Utility to test your drive first. Your drive may have gone on you or the HD cable.

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Original post by: Dan ,

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You can also use a second Mac system to prop yours using Target Disk Mode. Here you connect your system to the other using either a FireWire or Thunderbolt cable so the other system see's your system as if it was an external drive. Here's more: [https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201462|Share files between two computers with target disk mode]. Here you're running the OS installer from the other Mac that you downloaded from the Apps store.

Here's how to setup a USB thumb drive to create an OS installer: [http://www.macworld.com/article/3092900/macs/how-to-create-a-bootable-macos-sierra-installer-drive.html|How to create a bootable macOS Sierra installer drive]

But before you install the OS run Disk Utility to test your drive first.

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