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How do I install OS X on an MBA without optical drive?

I have recently replaced the hard drive on my original MBA, and now need to install OS X, but I don't have an optical drive. What can I do?

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you will have to use USB drive or SD Card...you can try using remote disc

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5287?viewl...

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If your old HD is still working you could mount it into an external USB case to boot up from. You could also install the OS from it if you have the install files on it. iFixIt overs a SATA to USB kit which has all of the needed pieces.

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