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Boot Camp Cannot Partition

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Jul 28, 2013 7:18 AM

I have issues.

 

So here we go...

My main issue here is I cannot partion my system with Boot Camp Assistant. As far as I can tell I've followed every step correctly to this point.

 

  • Everything is updated
  • I had Microsoft send me a new, full version of Windows 8 Disk to use
  • I purchased a new 32gb thumbdrive and formatted it correctly
  • I downloaded the all the Windows Support Updates to the Flash Drive

 

So far I can't get past this error:

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For some reason I only have two options for the size of the partition:

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or

 

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I'm using this thumbdrive:

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And this is the current state of my iMac and Storage:

 

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I only need Windows to run a single program so I really don't need anything but the minimum here...

Any ideas on what the heck is going on?

 

Thanks in advance,

-Jared

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8), Quad 2.93 GHz i7, 16GB DDR3, 2TB HD

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