View Full Version : OT - OEM Windows 7 under Boot Camp?

10-25-2009, 11:04 PM
Has anyone done a fresh install (not update) of Windows 7 OEM 64 bit Professional or Ultimate on a Mac Pro?

Any problem getting drivers?


10-26-2009, 01:37 AM
I did a OEM Home Premium install on a Mac Pro early 2009. No problem at all with BootCamp drivers on the Snow Leopard DVD. But, as I said on the Windows 7 thread, my mistake was installing Home Premium, because this version doesn't recognize more than one physical CPU.

Note that Apple is not supporting the installation of Windows 7 on some models. See http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3920

Bye! :)

10-26-2009, 04:37 AM
I had no problems installing Windows 7 Ultimate RC1 on my early 2008 Mac Pro. Will buy Windows 7 Pro when I can afford to.. The RC is fully functional until March anyway.

10-26-2009, 09:08 AM
Thanks for the info and the link.

One of my Mac Pros is the early version so guess I'll have to just give it a shot and see if it works on that box.