Move Windows 7 to OS X in Mac: Dual Boot Mac Alternatives

🗓️ July 7, 2021 By ✍️ Jaysukh patel

On your Mac runs on Dual OS (Windows and OS X) using BootCamp assistance; for the newbie not easy to jump/ Switch/ Move windows 7 to OS X in Mac or From OS X to Windows 7, Windows 8. I have personal experience But don’t be panic. It’s so easy to go through the guide given in this article. After installing windows seven on Mac OS X using Bootcamp, You never find the option to move in the OS X Drive partition. So can’t run OS X on Mac directly, Because Default OS is set as windows. So here you have to alternate Move windows 7 to OS X in Mac (Yosemite or Mavericks).

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Ways to Move Windows 7 to OS X in Mac and From OS X to Windows 7/8 Directly

Switch Windows 7 to Mac OS X: iMac, MacBook, MacMini

Note: Verify first; you must install Bootcamp setup correctly after setting up Windows 7 from a USB drive. USB Drive: WININSTALL > BootCamp > Setup

  • Step 1: From the Bottom hidden icon, click on Boot camp icon (Black square vertical angle icon).Open BootCamp from hidden icon
  • Step 2: Then, Click on “Restart in OS X..”, Your desktop will be restart and you automatically moved in OS X environment.
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Note: If you didn’t font Bootcamp icon verify first installed correctly or not from search Boot Camp from start menu search.

2nd way: Using Bootcamp Control panel

  • Step 1: Type BootCamp in the search menu and Run it.
  • Step 2: From the windows, you can see the option for OS X, Select it and apply.Go through Bootcamp control panel
Restart for Move in to OS X from Windows on Mac

Wait for Boot, and Now you will be moved for OS X.

Switch Mac OS X to Windows 7: iMac, MacBook, MacMini

1st Way: Using System Preference: Without Third-party software

  • Step 1: Go to the Apple menu, from top, and Next Click on System preference.
  • Step 2: Next, Click on Startup Disk.Move into Windows from Start up Disk

Choose BootCamp windows and Click on restart.

2nd way:

  • Step 1: Go here and Download boot camp – Free,
  • Step 2: Run Bootchamap and allow for open. Then see in Top Menu Bar, Placed BootChamp icon present given in below link
  • Step 3: Choose “Restart into Windows”.Install and Launch BootChamp for Windows jump
  • Step 4: Enter the system password for authorization and move OS X Yosemite and Mavericks to Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Decide to move OS X or Windows OS At the Restart time,

How to Move windows 7 to OS X in Mac Yosemite

What’s to choose OS boot partition at the restart time, just press and hold Option key continuously until you will see partition drive looking in below image,

And For Windows keyboard- Press and Hold Alt key.

Here all the possible ways to Move Windows 7 to OS X in Mac and OS X to Windows partition for your iMac, MacBook, MacBook Air, Retina, and MacMini. Want other related troubleshooting guides on related tips? Please share in the comment box.

Jaysukh Patel
Jaysukh Patel

Jaysukh Patel is the founder of howtoisolve. Also self Professional Developer, Techno lover mainly for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and iOS, Jaysukh is one of responsible person in his family. Contact On: [OR]

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