Many Mac OS users want to install Windows OS on their Mac device to enjoy the games and applications only supported by Windows. Bootcamp Assistant from Apple performs this job easily. Bootcamp Drivers are the necessary software required for the partition of Mac disk for windows. These drivers will assist you to install you Windows along with Macintosh. Consequently, you can switch between Windows or Mac.
Requirements for installing Windows on Mac
To install any application on a device the compatibility is the most important requirement. Boot camp is fully compatible with Windows’ recent versions most likely with Windows 10. You can easily install Windows on your Mac device. To install windows you need to fulfill three requirements. The first one is your device has sufficient free disk storage. Secondly, your device has a full Mac backup plan. Finally, you have a compatible Mac device.
How to install windows on mac???
There are two ways to install Windows on the Mac device.
- Install Windows via Bootcamp assistant.
- Install Windows without a Bootcamp assistant.
We will thoroughly discuss both methods in the coming paragraphs.
Install Windows via Bootcamp Assistant
Bootcamp Assistant is an in-built application in Macintosh operating system which lets the user install Bootcamp drivers for the windows. It makes easier to download the drivers for windows. Follow the following steps to install windows 10.
First, go and launch Bootcamp Assistant. You will find the option for it in the utility section of the Applications.
When you click Continue on the options which appear as you open Bootcamp assistant, it will automatically locate the IOS file on your device.
Now, open the slider in the partition section. It is most probably set to 48GB by factory settings. Here you can add as much storage as you want to, according to your needs.
Then click install, and the software will start downloading on your device. After that, you need to type your password.
After typing your password and clicking done the device will restart. As a result, Once your device is restarted you will see Window 10 setup screen. You will be selecting your respective language and click on Install Now.
If you have the product key then, type it in the box you see on the screen. On the other hand, If you don’t have one then, you can type it after installing the window on your device.
After that, select the window type on your preference and click Next. Then, select Windows only in the custom options.
Click Drive 0 Partition X: BOOT CAMP. Do not choose anything else. Windows 10 will now be installed. Finally, your Mac will restart several times during the process.
Install Windows without Bootcamp assistant
Follow the below steps to install the windows on your Mac device to install windows init without Bootcamp Assistant:
First of all, you need to have a bootable USB flash drive at the very first place to install Windows 10 on your Mac device. Insert the USB flash drive to the laptop USB port. Restart your device and long press option key until you see the USB flash drive and Mac hard disk.
Then, a screen will be shown to you. Choose the USB flash drive and click on Enter.
After that, the installation process will start. So, you just choose Language. Then, click on the Next button. After that, click on Install Now.
Thoroughly, read the License terms then Check the box I Accept the License Term. Finally, click on Next.
If you want to transfer your data from Mac to Windows, sometimes all the operating system installation is erased. So, always keep a back up in that case. The process is lengthy and your device will restart several times. After that go enter your product key and enter your account of Windows on your Mac device.
We hope this article helped you a lot. If you have confusion on any of the above steps, please let us know in the comment section below. Also, don’t forget to share it with your friends who are having trouble in this way. See you next time, Goodbye friends.
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Supported: Windows 10 with 64-bits
Updated: September 30, 2019