February 7, 2015 / 2,292 views / Haswell | HP Envy X360 | Mac OSX Installation | MacWannaBe | Mavericks 10.9 | OS X For Beginners | Windows 8

How To Install Mavericks 10.9.4 To VirtualBox On Haswell Windows 8 Laptop

The reason for me installing VM VirtualBox is NOT to have to log out and boot to partition that has the OS I need to use. It’s convenient, but the virtualbox doesn’t support all the features of the OS I want. It’s basic for running software and it’s slow. How to create an iso from usb […]

January 9, 2015 / 16,863 views / Haswell | HP Envy X360 | Yosemite OSX

How To Dual Boot Windows 8.1 and Yosemite 10.10.1 On HP Haswell i7-4510u HD4400 Envy x360

10/17/2015 How To Dual Boot UEFI Windows and Mac OS X using Clover Boot Loader. 09/29/2015 How to fix USB 3.0 Ports problems after wake Yosemite 10.10.5. For bench marks references  Geekbench 2015-02-24 For those who don’t have ways to patch the kernels for Early Reboot Problems on HP laptops. Use Clover to patch kernel […]

December 16, 2014 / 500 views / Haswell | Windows 8

How To Create Windows 8.1 USB Installer

After back up the image of our hard drive, we also want to create an installation (recovery) of Windows 8.1 on a USB flash drive. We need a 4 GB or bigger USB flash drive. We also need to get a Windows Key finder program to extract the Windows keys for installation if  we need […]

December 15, 2014 / 187 views / Windows 8

How To Back Up Hard Drive Image In Windows 8.1

After all programs are installed in the new laptop or computer, we should back up the whole hard drive images including EFI, C, Recovery, WindowsRe partitions using Windows 8.1 software in case we have to restore from scratch or to a new hard drive. We need to get an external USB hard drive big enough […]