4 Replies Latest reply: Apr 13, 2014 5:33 PM by HamiltonMN
pas093 Level 1 (0 points)

I have Windows 8.1 32 Bit version and there is no Boot camp for this ? nor for Windows 8 32 bit version ? Also the Boot Camp 4 doesn't works and crashes the whole system if installed on windows 8. or 8.1

MacBook Pro
  • Csound1 Level 8 (46,965 points)

    There is no support, install the 64 bit version of Windows (why would you want a 32bit OS on a 64bit machine anyhow?)

  • The hatter Level 9 (60,930 points)

    you are running 10.7?


    There are direct downloads.


    8.1 is a nice improvement over 8.0 and you probably need BC 5.x


    Boot Camp: Frequently asked questions about installing Windows 8


    Learn more about how Mac computers can run Windows 8 using Boot Camp 5.



    Products Affected

    Boot Camp, Windows 8

    General installation questions

    What is Boot Camp 5?
    Boot Camp 5 is not a release of OS X software. Rather, it is a release of the Windows Support Software (drivers). You will need to use this software on your Mac with Windows 8 or Windows 7. For more information on Boot Camp 5, see thttp://support.apple.com/kb/HT5639

    Which Macs support Windows 8?

    • MacBook Air (Mid 2011 or newer)
    • MacBook Pro (Mid 2010 or newer)
    • Mac Pro (Early 2009 or newer)
    • Mac Mini (Mid 2011 or newer)
    • iMac (27-inch, Mid 2010 or Mid 2011 or newer)

    For more information, see this article.

    What are the System Requirements for Windows 8?
    Please see this article.

    How can I install Windows 8 on an eligible computer?
    Use the Boot Camp Assistant. The assistant will partition your internal hard drives and install Windows 8. For more information on Windows 8 installation, see the Boot Camp Installation & Setup Guide.

  • jarvil Level 1 (10 points)

    There is no working bootcamp for 8.1 at the present time...



  • HamiltonMN Level 1 (0 points)

    Any new news on 8.1/ bootcamp / and my early 2009 iMac 27 inch? I tried modifying BCAssist by deleting the 10,1 line but it currently won't open now... thanks for any help. Gotta go back in time now