Skip navigation

MBP Early 2011 not supporting win8

320 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Mar 28, 2013 2:33 AM by mende1 RSS
MrMütze Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Mar 28, 2013 1:18 AM

Hey fellow Apple users,

I wanted to use the new bootcamp 5 to finally get my win 8 installation done right with updated drivers etc., so I already deleted my old partition and tried to install win 8 with bootcamp. But somehow it stops while downloading the drivers for the flash drive and says that I'm just able to run Win 7.

That confuses me a little because my MBP early 2011 should be able to run Win 8. (according to this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5628)

 

Do you guys have any idea how to get this running? I also found this support site: http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1638 But there is just Win 7 outlined. Are they also the win 8 drivers?

 

Best regards,

MrMuetze

MacBook Pro (15-inch Early 2011)

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.