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Installing Windows on Separate Disk on Mac Pro

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pamela s. Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Jun 28, 2012 9:00 AM

I'm trying to install Windows 7 on a spare disk (in bay 1).  Do I need to format the disk in NTSF or MS DOS (FAT) before installing Windows 7?  The computer currently tells me that the drive is not formatted for installing Win 7 on it.  I had used this drive before for Leopard, cloned it to another drive (bay 2), upgraded to Lion, and erased and formatted the drive in bay 1, but not for the NTSF or MS DOS (FAT).

 

Thanks for any help!

Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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