1. darrenlowjq's Avatar
    Hi all, I don't suppose anybody can help me get Windows 8 installed on a Mac through Bootcamp? I got myself a copy of the Windows 8 Pro OEM version on launch day happily thinking I would get to spend the rest of the evening tinkering with Windows 8.

    However, I keep encountering the problem of not being able to download the Windows Support Software from Apple (ie the second checkbox in Bootcamp Assistant) and its preventing me from installing Windows 8 properly. Has anyone else encountered or know how to solve this problem? Would really appreciate some help if anybody knew how to resolve this issue, its been so frustrating. Thanks!
    10-26-2012 11:46 AM
  2. Kebero's Avatar
    Have you tried contacting Apple to see if Boot Camp supports Windows 8?
    10-26-2012 12:28 PM
  3. cluberti's Avatar
    It works, but right now apparently the apple servers are having issues. Someone over at Neowin has a clever workaround:
    Installed Windows 8 on Windows 7 Boot Camp (as an Upgrade) and all is well& - Neowin Forums
    10-26-2012 12:35 PM
  4. Apostolos Manolopoulos's Avatar
    I wanna buy second license windows 8 pro 64 bit to install on bootcamp mac os mountain lion. So if i buy license and for some reason delete bootcamp partition if i create again windows 8 pro 64 bit Key have works? if someone knows!!! (sorry for my english).
    11-20-2012 06:29 PM