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    LOUD beep when booting osx

    i finally got all 4 OS's on my single HDD laptop. 7, xp, ubuntu, and osx. well almost. they all boot from win7's boot loader, except mac. i installed mac using the nawcom boot cd. it installs and says "install successful" and then i click to restart. then, per the write-up on nawcom's site...
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    chain booting error when boot to mac osx retail

    that link helped me out greatly! why didnt you post that in my quad boot thread!!! hahahah Addendum: wow, so i used this boot cd, mac installed on MBR, and it completed. when i rebooted and booted to the boot cd again, it starts making a LOUD beeping noise from my laptop (not from the...
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    chain booting error when boot to mac osx retail

    off topic, but how do you get mac to install to mbr? i thought it only worked on GPT?
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    quad boot help: osx, XP, win7, ubuntu

    bump, anyone else?
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    quad boot help: osx, XP, win7, ubuntu

    Thanks for the reply. I found a few threads on here of people succesfully quad booting. but im not sure how they went about it. If i format the hard drive using GUID partition table, i can create 4 primary partitions, as well as a 5th for data. If its MBR, i can only do 4 like you stated.
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    quad boot help: osx, XP, win7, ubuntu

    I thought all mac's were Intel based? I havent gotten all the drivers working yet, but i can get Mac to load, using EmpireEFI boot disc to boot to the Mac install dvd. whats the difference in creating extended partitions vs not using them? my xp64 has at least sp2, i think its got sp3 though.
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    quad boot help: osx, XP, win7, ubuntu

    Laptop: Lenovo Y550P. Single 500gb HDD. I want to install (if possible) XP x64, Win7 x64, Ubuntu 10.10, and OSX 10.6.3 (the retail disc i currently have) I've tried everything. cant get it to work. the main issue is OSX needing GPT, and windows needing MBR. If i format using the Mac...