How long for "preparing to remove partition"Trying to repair and upgrade my daughter's macbook. Installed 500 GB hybrid drive and two 4MB memory cards. When I first fire...
Help me identify the model number.My daughter's MacBook Pro has conked out, the Apple store says it's the hard drive. She's unable to find the Model number but...
Ordered new 500GB driveOrdered a new 500GB SATA drive. The instructions to install seem straight forward, and I've done it before, so I'm confident....
Answer to: How long for "preparing to remove partition"Thanks everybody, she up and running. My problem seems to have been trying to boot from Lion. Once I booted from a Lacie back up of my Maverick all worked. Now I have to machines that are identical to each other; i.e., two "my machines", now I'll just have to restore my daughter's MacBook Pro so it becomes hers again.